SPE Journal

Vol. 23 // No. 5          October 2018

 

Reservoir Simulation and Reserve Evaluation


1469–1495
SPE-182606-PA

A Variable-Switching Method for Mass-Variable-Based Reservoir Simulators

F. O. Alpak and J. C. Vink

1496–1517
SPE-182639-PA

Global-Search Distributed-Gauss-Newton Optimization Method and Its Integration With the Randomized-Maximum-Likelihood Method for Uncertainty Quantification of Reservoir Performance

C. Chen, G. Gao, R. Li, R. Cao, T. Chen, J. C. Vink, and P. Gelderblom

1518–1538
SPE-187606-PA

Case Study: 4D Coupled Reservoir/Geomechanics Simulation of a High-Pressure/High-Temperature Naturally Fractured Reservoir

X. Yang, Y. Pan, W. Fan, Y. Huang, Y. Zhang, L. Wang, L. Wang, Q. Teng, K. Qiu, M. Zhao, and F. Shan

1539–1551
SPE-170965-PA

Productivity-Maximized Horizontal-Well Design With Multiple Acute-Angle Transverse Fractures

N. Sorek, J. A. Moreno, R. N. Rice, G. Luo, and C. Ehlig-Economides

1552–1565
SPE-181571-PA

Development of a Resistivity Model That Incorporates Quantitative Directional Connectivity and Tortuosity for Enhanced Assessment of Hydrocarbon Reserves

A. P. Garcia and Z. Heidari

1566–1579
SPE-189986-PA

An Accurate Parametric Method for Assessing Hydrocarbon Volumetrics: Revisiting the Volumetric Equation

Y. Z. Ma

Flow in Wellbores and Fractures


1580–1602
SPE-181812-PA

Comprehensive Modeling of Downhole Temperature in a Horizontal Well With Multiple Fractures

N. Yoshida, A. D. Hill, and D. Zhu

1603–1614
SPE-189973-PA

A Semianalytical Model for Horizontal-Well Productivity With Pressure Drop Along the Wellbore

W. Luo, C. Tang, and Y. Feng

1615–1629
SPE-187354-PA

Development and Application of a Fully Implicitly Coupled Wellbore/Reservoir Simulator To Characterize the Transient Liquid Loading in Horizontal Gas Wells

H. Tang, A. Rashid Hassan, and J. Killough

1630–1647
SPE-191120-PA

Onset of Liquid-Film Reversal in Upward-Inclined Pipes

Y. Fan, E. Pereyra, and C. Sarica

1648–1668
SPE-189844-PA

Estimating Unpropped-Fracture Conductivity and Fracture Compliance From Diagnostic Fracture-Injection Tests

H. Wang and M. M. Sharma

1669–1688
SPE-189994-PA

Shear Dispersion in a Rough-Walled Fracture

M. Dejam, H. Hassanzadeh, and Z. Chen

Drilling


1689–1705
SPE-187255-PA

Settling Velocity of Particles in Viscoelastic Fluids: A Comparison of the Shear-Viscosity and Elasticity Effects

S. K. Arnipally and E. Kuru

1706–1722
SPE-191141-PA

Performance Comparison of Algorithms for Real-Time Rate-of-Penetration Optimization in Drilling Using Data-Driven Models

C. Hegde, H. Daigle, and K. E. Gray

1723–1747
SPE-191135-PA

Multiporosity/Multipermeability Inclined-Wellbore Solutions With Mudcake Effects

C. Liu and Y. N. Abousleiman

1748–1767
SPE-191133-PA

Assessment of the Equivalent Sandbed Roughness and the Interfacial Friction Factor in Hole Cleaning With Water in a Fully Eccentric Horizontal Annulus

M. Bizhani and E. Kuru

 

Phase Behavior and Souring


1768–1783
SPE-187093-PA

An Experimental Study of Nonequilibrium Carbon Dioxide/Oil Interactions

M. R. Yassin, A. Habibi, A. Zolfaghari, S. Eghbali, and H. Dehghanpour

1784–1797
SPE-187405-PA

Comparison of Peng-Robinson Equation of State With Capillary Pressure Model With Engineering Density-Functional Theory in Describing the Phase Behavior of Confined Hydrocarbons

Y. Liu, Z. Jin, and H. A. Li

1798–1808
SPE-187297-PA

The Density of Oil/Gas Mixtures: Insights From Molecular Simulations

M. Mehana, M. Fahes, and L. Huang

1809–1816
SPE-191128-PA

Bioreactor for Accurately Assessing Biocide Effectiveness in Controlling Biogenic Souring in Mature Oil Wells

J. A. S. Ferreira, P. F. Almeida, J. Nunes dos Santos, I. C. Sampaio, L. F. Figueirêdo, D. Tereska, and F. A. Chinalia


Pore-Level Interactions and Relative Permeabilities


1817–1832
SPE-183894-PA

Water Ion Interactions at Crude-Oil/Water Interface and Their Implications for Smart Waterflooding in Carbonates

S. C. Ayirala, A. A. Al-Yousef, Z. Li, and Z. Xu

1833–1850
SPE-182607-PA

Direct Numerical Simulation of Flow on Pore-Scale Images Using the Phase-Field Method

F. Frank, C. Liu, F. O. Alpak, S. Berg, and B. Riviere

1851–1865
SPE-191127-PA

Analytical Corrections to Core Relative Permeability for Low-Flow-Rate Simulation

A. Rabinovich

1866–1879
SPE-187356-PA

Interplay Between Permeability Retardation and Capillary Trapping of Rising Carbon Dioxide in Storage Reservoirs

B. Ren, J. M. Delaney, L. W. Lake, and S. L. Bryant

 

Enhanced Oil Recovery


1880–1898
SPE-189988-PA

Effect of Chlorite Clay-Mineral Dissolution on the Improved Oil Recovery From Sandstone Rocks During Diethylenetriaminepentaacetic Acid Chelating-Agent Flooding

M. A. N. Mahmoud

1899–1908
SPE-179845-PA

Partition-Coefficient Relations for Improved Equation-of-State Description of Microemulsion-Phase Behavior

V. A. Torrealba and R. T. Johns

1909–1928
SPE-182638-PA

Numerical Modeling of Unstable Waterfloods and Tertiary Polymer Floods Into Highly Viscous Oils

R. de Loubens, G. Vaillant, M. Regaieg, J. Yang, A. Moncorgé, C. Fabbri, and G. Darche

1929–1943
SPE-189980-PA

An Inversion Method of Relative Permeability Curves in Polymer Flooding Considering Physical Properties of Polymer

Y. Liu, J. Hou, L. Liu, K. Zhou, Y. Zhang, T. Dai, L. Guo, and W. Cao

1944–1956
SPE-187230-PA

New Method To Reduce Residual Oil Saturation by Polymer Flooding

M. Z. Erincik, P. Qi, M. T. Balhoff, and G. A. Pope

1957–1976
SPE-191355-PA

On Subcool Control in the SAGD Producers—Part III: Efficiency of Subcool Trapping in the Nsolv Process

M. Irani and I. Gates