This series embraces all aspects of petroleum science and engineering, with a special focus on emerging trends and technologies in drilling, production, and reservoir engineering. Having a broad scope that includes but is not limited to analytical, experimental, and numerical studies, methods, and field cases, the series covers fundamentals as well as advancements of great impact on today’s petroleum industry, from the exploitation of technically challenged and atypical hydrocarbon resources to advanced non-traditional or non-conventional technologies such as nanotechnology in diverse petroleum engineering applications.
By Jitendra Sangwai, Abihijit Dandekar
July 07, 2022
With easily accessible oil reserves dwindling, petroleum engineers must have a sound understanding of how to access technically challenging resources, especially in the deepwater environment. These technically challenging resources bring with them complexities around fluid flow not normally ...
By Raj Deo Tewari, Abhijit Y. Dandekar, Jaime Moreno Ortiz
January 03, 2019
This book deals with complex fluid characterization of oil and gas reservoirs, emphasizing the importance of PVT parameters for practical application in reservoir simulation and management. It covers modeling of PVT parameters, QA/QC of PVT data from lab studies, EOS modeling, PVT simulation and ...
By Usman Ahmed, D. Nathan Meehan
June 14, 2016
As the shale revolution continues in North America, unconventional resource markets are emerging on every continent. In the next eight to ten years, more than 100,000 wells and one- to two-million hydraulic fracturing stages could be executed, resulting in close to one trillion dollars in industry ...
By Michael Berry Smith, Carl Montgomery
June 09, 2015
Hydraulic Fracturing effectively busts the myths associated with hydraulic fracturing. It explains how to properly engineer and optimize a hydraulically fractured well by selecting the right materials, evaluating the economic benefits of the project, and ensuring the safety and success of the ...
By Zhenyu Huang, Sheng Zheng, H. Scott Fogler
May 12, 2015
Wax Deposition: Experimental Characterizations, Theoretical Modeling, and Field Practices covers the entire spectrum of knowledge on wax deposition. The book delivers a detailed description of the thermodynamic and transport theories for wax deposition modeling as well as a comprehensive review of ...