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Python Series – Well Test Analysis

2020-10-26T23:45:40+00:00

Solutions for Well-Test-Analysis: Part 1 — Introductory Considerations Written by Anthony Jimenez1and Debora Martogi2, Edited by Debora Martogi Introduction As many would agree, the diffusivity equation is one of the most important equations for a reservoir engineer. This equation is derived from the following three principles: Conservation of mass (i.e., mass balance) Fundamental flow equation [...]

Python Series – Well Test Analysis 2020-10-26T23:45:40+00:00

Python Series – Basic plotting and curve fitting

2020-10-26T23:48:50+00:00

Basic Gas MBE with Python Written and Edited by Debora Martogi One of the main approaches in estimating reserves as we produce hydrocarbons is to use the Material Balance Equation. The material balance equation (MBE) is simply a method to track the volumetric balance into, out, and stored (select cases) in the reservoir. The general [...]

Python Series – Basic plotting and curve fitting 2020-10-26T23:48:50+00:00

Python Series – Introduction

2020-10-27T01:59:59+00:00

Python Introduction Written and Edited by Debora Martogi In today's digital transformation age, aka the "Industry 4.0", Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) are encouraged to adapt and learn new tools to help them analyze big data. And when we talk about big data, the first things that came into mind are usually Artificial Intelligence (AI) and [...]

Python Series – Introduction 2020-10-27T01:59:59+00:00

[April 1-13, 2020] ON THE NEWS

2020-09-28T01:29:58+00:00

[April 1-13, 2020] Recommended Articles Written and Edited by Debora Martogi Howdy! Following are brief list of articles from beginning of April. All Texas A&M University students should have access to this articles. Feel free to let me know if you have any questions or concerns. I hope these are helpful. Stay safe [...]

[April 1-13, 2020] ON THE NEWS 2020-09-28T01:29:58+00:00

Drilling 101

2020-08-29T17:33:40+00:00

What does the drilling process really look like? Written and Edited by Raj Gautham Viswaprabhakaran What is Drilling? Drilling is process of create a hole in the earth to reach the desired hydrocarbons (oil & natural gas) in the ground. Stages First Step – Prepare the Location This process includes building roads for [...]

Drilling 101 2020-08-29T17:33:40+00:00

Applications of Nanotechnology in the Oil and Gas Industry

2018-10-02T14:19:43+00:00

Applications of Nanotechnology in the Oil and Gas Industry Written and Edited by Sriniketh Sukumar Nanoparticles augment nature. It provides us with the unique opportunity to rearrange structures and systems of substances on an atomic level. Materials optimized in this way are called nanomaterials, and are typically less than 100 nanometers in size [...]

Applications of Nanotechnology in the Oil and Gas Industry 2018-10-02T14:19:43+00:00

Applications of Electrodynamic theory in Reservoir Engineering

2018-10-02T18:03:28+00:00

Applications of Electrodynamic theory in Reservoir Engineering Written by Kittipong Limchuchua Edited by Sriniketh Sukumar Electrodynamic theory is a fundamental theory used to describe how electric and magnetic forces interact in our universe. Even though most applications in petroleum engineering rely on the principles on fluid mechanics, Electrodynamic theory contributes several interesting applications [...]

Applications of Electrodynamic theory in Reservoir Engineering 2018-10-02T18:03:28+00:00

Downhole Data at the Speed of Light

2020-08-29T19:25:32+00:00

Fiber Optics with Apache Oil Written by Sriniketh Sukumar A past SPE general meeting featured an insightful presentation on the implementation of fiber optics technology adopted by Apache oil company, in completions and production operations. What is Fiber Optics? Fiber optics is an information transmission technology that uses the principle of “total internal [...]

Downhole Data at the Speed of Light 2020-08-29T19:25:32+00:00

SPE Gulf Coast Student Paper Contest: First Place Technical Summary – Master’s Division

2018-02-11T18:46:40+00:00

Wave Propagation Models Capture Pressure Diffusion Behavior in Heterogeneous Unconventional Reservoirs Written By: Hanyu Li Hanyu Li is a first-year Masters student at Texas A&M University. He has recently been elected to serve as the 2016 - 2017 Graduate Representative for the Texas A&M Chapter of the Society of Petroleum Engineers. Summary Pressure Transient Analysis [...]

SPE Gulf Coast Student Paper Contest: First Place Technical Summary – Master’s Division 2018-02-11T18:46:40+00:00

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