SPE Journal

Vol. 25 // No. 5          October 2020 


Spotlight on Drilling and Completions

2162–2177
SPE-201230-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Estimation of Mud Losses during the Removal of Drill Cuttings in Oil Drilling

A. Jinasena and R. Sharma

2178–2193
SPE-199636-PA

Hole Cleaning in Horizontal Wells Using Viscoelastic Fluids: An Experimental Study of Drilling-Fluid Properties on the Bed-Erosion Dynamics

M. M. Hirpa and E. Kuru

2194–2205
SPE-199931-PA
               (Direct to Peer)
Look Ahead of the Bit While Drilling: Potential Impacts and Challenges of Acoustic Seismic While Drilling in the McMurray Formation

S. Nejadi, N. Kazemi, J. A. Curkan, J. Auriol, P. R. Durkin, S. M. Hubbard, K. A. Innanen, R. J. Shor, and I. D. Gates

2206–2219
SPE-201226-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Experimental Study on Critical Displacement for Drill-Conductor Injection during Deepwater Drilling

C. Kan, D. Gao, and J. Yang

2220–2233
SPE-201192-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Method and Mechanism of Regulating Rheological Properties of Water-Based Drilling Fluid by High-Frequency and High-Voltage Alternating Current Electric Field

W. Huang, M. Lei, J. Wang, K. Lv, L. Jiang, H. Zhao, and W. Chen

2234–2250
SPE-199328-PA

Quantitative Analysis of the Effect of Perforation Interaction on Perforation Stability Using the Finite Element Method

N. Araki and N. Morita

2251–2264
SPE-202482-PA
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Rock Deformation and Strain-Rate Characterization during Hydraulic Fracturing Treatments: Insights for Interpretation of Low-Frequency Distributed Acoustic-Sensing Signals

Y. Liu, K. Wu, G. Jin, and G. Moridis

2265–2280
SPE-198683-PA

Quantifying the Impact of 2D and 3D Fractures on Permeability in Wellbore Cement after Uniaxial Compressive Loading

X. Yang, E. Kuru, M. Gingras, S. Iremonger, J. Taylor, Z. Lin, and P. Chase

2281–2295
SPE-194647-PA

A New Cationic Polymer System That Improves Acid Diversion in Heterogeneous Carbonate Reservoirs

A. Sarmah, A. F. Ibrahim, H. Nasr-El-Din, and J. Jackson

2296–2318
SPE-199236-PA

Decision Criterion for Acid-Stimulation Method in Carbonate Reservoirs: Matrix Acidizing or Acid Fracturing?

M. Palharini Schwalbert, M. S. Aljawad, A. D. Hill, and D. Zhu

2319–2340
SPE-195515-PA

A Semianalytical Poroelastic Solution To Evaluate the Stability of a Borehole Drilled Through a Porous Medium Saturated with Two Immiscible Fluids

J. Gao, H. C. Lau, and J. Sun

2341–2352
SPE-199903-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Rheological Properties of Methane Hydrate Slurry in the Presence of Xanthan Gu
W. Fu, Z. Wang, B. Sun, J. Xu, L. Chen, and X. Wang

2353–2372
SPE-191441-PA

Collapse and Bending Analysis of Slotted Liners with Laboratory Tests and 3D FEM

X. Liu and N. Morita

2373–2400
SPE-201252-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Modeling Wormhole Propagation During Closed-Fracture-Acidizing Stimulation in Tight-Carbonate Formations

K. Aldhayee, M. T. Ali, and H. A. Nasr-El-Din
 


Geologic Aspects

2401–2417
SPE-202470-PA              (Direct to Peer; Includes Supporting Information)

Sequential Exploration: Valuation with Geological Dependencies and Uncertain Oil Prices

B. Jafarizadeh and R. Bratvold

2418–2432
SPE-201187-PA              (Direct to Peer; Open Access)

Evaluation of Mineralogy per Geological Layers by Approximate Bayesian Computation

V. Bruned, A. Cleynen, A. Mas, and S. Wlodarczyk

2433–2449
SPE-199086-PA              (Direct to Peer)

A New Object-Based Algorithm To Simulate Geometrical and Petrophysical Turbidite Channel Properties

V. Vargas Grajales, T. Pereira Pinto da Silva, A. Borges Barreto, and S. Pesco

2450–2469
SPE-201229-PA              (Direct to Peer)

A Classification-Based Surrogate-Assisted Multiobjective Evolutionary Algorithm for Production Optimization under Geological Uncertainty

M. Zhao, K. Zhang, G. Chen, X. Zhao, J. Yao, C. Yao, L. Zhang, and Y. Yang

 


Production and Facilities

2470–2481
SPE-201228-PA              (Direct to Peer)

A Novel Method for Diagnosis of Sucker-Rod Pumping Systems Based on the Polished-Rod Load Vibration in Vertical Wells

J. Yin, D. Sun, and Y. Yang

2482–2495
SPE-199466-PA

Removal of Residual Oil from Produced Water Using Magnetic Nanoparticles

J. Theurer, O. Ajagbe, J. Osorio, R. Elgaddafi, R. Ahmed, K. Walters, and B. Abbott

2496–2507
SPE-201096-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Leakage Prevention and Real-Time Internal Detection in Pipelines Using a Built-In Wireless Information and Communication Network

R. J. Cintra, T. de Oliveira, and M. P. Mintchev

2508–2520
SPE-190131-PA

Experimental Study and Modeling of Slug Dissipation in a Horizontal Enlarged Impacting Tee-Junction

M. Mohammadikharkeshi, R. Dabirian, R. S. Mohan, and O. Shoham


Unconventionals

2521–2533
SPE-201198-PA              (Direct to Peer)

A Molecular Dynamics Study of Primary Production from Shale Organic Pores

F. Perez and D. Devegowda

2534–2546
SPE-201232-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Predicting Lithology-Controlled Stress Variations in the Woodford Shale from Well Log Data via Viscoplastic Relaxation

X. Ma and M. D. Zoback

2547–2563
SPE-202480-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Improved Analysis of Nuclear-Magnetic-Resonance Measurements in Organic-Rich Mudrocks Through Experimental Quantification of the Hydrocarbon/Kerogen Intermolecular-Interfacial-Relaxation Mechanism

S. Tandon and Z. Heidari

2564–2581
SPE-193904-PA

Data-Driven Prediction of Unconventional Shale-Reservoir Dynamics

H. Klie and H. Florez

2582–2600
SPE-198260-PA

A Stochastic Method to Estimate the Anisotropic Stress-Dependent Coal Permeability by Pore-Volume Distribution and Stress-Strain Measurements

S. S. Raza, V. Rudolph, T. Rufford, and Z. Chen


Reservoir Engineering

2601–2614
SPE-201099-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Investigation of Countercurrent Imbibition in Oil-Wet Tight Cores Using NMR Technology

J. Liu and J. J. Sheng

2615–2631

SPE-201117-PA              (Direct to Peer)
Experimental Investigation of Water Incompatibility and Rock/Fluid and Fluid/Fluid Interactions in the Absence and Presence of Scale Inhibitors

M. Mohammadi and S. Riahi

2632–2647
SPE-201223-PA              (Direct to Peer)

The Development of a Low-Shear Valve Suitable for Polymer Flooding

T. Husveg, M. Stokka, R. Husveg, and S. Jouenne

2648–2662
SPE-203823-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Nonlinear Double-Log Mixing Rule for Viscosity Calculation of Bitumen/Solvent Mixtures Applicable for Reservoir Simulation of Solvent-Based Recovery Processes

H. Nourozieh, E. Ranjbar, A. Kumar, K. Forrester, and M. Sadeghi

2663–2677
SPE-196097-PA

Microemulsion Formulations with Tunable Displacement Mechanisms for Heavy Oil Reservoirs

E. Abdelfatah, F. Wahid-Pedro, A. Melnic, C. Vandenberg, A. Luscombe, P. Berton, and S. L. Bryant

 


Naturally Fractured Reservoirs

2678–2693
SPE-201248-PA              (Direct to Peer)

A Quadruple-Porosity Model for Consistent Petrophysical Evaluation of Naturally Fractured Vuggy Reservoirs

M. S. I. Aboubacar and Z. Cai

2694–2709
SPE-200340-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Aqueous Solution of Ketone Solvent for Enhanced Water Imbibition in Fractured Carbonate Reservoirs

M. Wang, G. A. Abeykoon, F. J. Argüelles-Vivas, and R. Okuno

2710–2728
SPE-197371-PA

Modeling of Permeability and Strain Evolution in Chemical Creep Compaction Experiments with Fractured and Unfractured Chalk Cores Conducted at Reservoir Conditions

E. Kallesten, P. Ø. Andersen, D. Satishchandra Berawala, R. I. Korsnes, M. V. Madland, E. Omdal, and U. Zimmermann

2729–2748
SPE-201237-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Multiscale-Network Structure Inversion of Fractured Media Based on a Hierarchical-Parameterization and Data-Driven Evolutionary-Optimization Method

X. Ma, K. Zhang, C. Yao, L. Zhang, J. Wang, Y. Yang, and J. Yao


Machine Learning and Data Analytics

2749–2764
SPE-196022-PA

A Hybrid Approach for the Prediction of Relative Permeability Using Machine Learning of Experimental and Numerical Proxy SCAL Data

B. Zhao, R. Ratnakar, B. Dindoruk, and K. Mohanty

2765–2777
SPE-198954-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Incorporating Dynamic Production-Logging Data to the Permeability-Estimation Workflow Using Machine Learning

C. S. Guimarães, L. Schirmer, G. Schardong, A. B. Barreto Jr., and H. Lopes

2778–2800
SPE-202477-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Automated Well-Log Processing and Lithology Classification by Identifying Optimal Features Through Unsupervised and Supervised Machine-Learning Algorithms

H. Singh, Y. Seol, and E. M. Myshakin

2801–2821
SPE-201239-PA              (Direct to Peer)

Applying Reservoir-Engineering Methods to Well-Placement Optimization Algorithms for Improved Performance

Z. Alrashdi and K. D. Stephen


Errata

SPE-195685-PA              (SPE J., Vol. 24, No. 5, 1957–1981)
Wellbore-Stability Analysis by Integrating a Modified Hoek-Brown Failure Criterion With Dual-Porochemoelectroelastic Theory

C. Liu, Y. Han, H. Liu, and Y. N. Abousleiman
- Correction to Eq. A-4 on page 1975.

SPE-200488-PA              (SPE J., Vol. 25, No. 4, 1729–1744)
Low-Salinity Water, CO2, Alkaline, and Surfactant EOR Methods Applied to Heavy Oil in Sandstone Cores

H. N. Al-Saedi, R. E. Flori, S. K. Al-Jaberi, and W. Al-Bazzaz
- Addition of omitted reference corresponding to citation Seyyedsar et al. (2016) on page 1732.