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Networking and Poster Luncheons

Posters will be on display Monday and Tuesday during the conference. Poster authors have been designated either Monday or Tuesday luncheon to present their poster. Authors are welcome to present their poster during coffee breaks and during the welcome reception Monday evening.

Monday Networking and Poster Luncheon: 1245 – 1345

Legends IV-VII Ballroom

Session Chairpersons: Jeroen Vink, Shell International E&P Co.; Mary Wheeler, University of Texas at Austin; Knut-Andreas Lie, SINTEF

Board

Paper

Title and Author(s)

1

173281

Use Of Dynamic Mesh Optimization In Simulation Of Viscous Fingering In Porous Media
P. Mostaghimi, Imperial College London; G. Gorman, J. Percival, C.C. Pain, M.D. Jackson, Imperial College

2

173280

Massively Distributed Simulation and Optimization on Commercial Compute Clouds
P. Sarma, J. Owens, W.H. Chen, X. Wen, Chevron Corporation

3

173285

Handling Model Uncertainties in Balancing Short-Term and Long-Term Objectives for Water-Flooding Optimization
M. Siraj, P. Van den Hof, Eindhoven University of Technology; J. Jansen, Delft University of Technology

4

173242

An Effective Two-stage Quasi-global Multiphase Scale-Up Technique and Its Application to Complex Aeolian Reservoirs
G. Xue, Shell Oil Co.; F.O. Alpak, Shell International E&P Co.

5

173293

Novel Diffuse Source Pressure Transient Upscaling
K.C. Nunna, P. Zhou, M.J. King, Texas A&M University

6

173275

Field Applications of History Matching with Sparse Geologic Dictionaries
M. M. Khaninezhad, University of Southern California

7

173250

Implementation of a Four-Phase Thermal-Chemical Model in an IMPEC Reservoir Simulator
H. Lashgari, K. Sepehrnoori, M. Delshad, University of Texas At Austin; E.P. De Rouffignac, The University of Texas At Austin

8

173217

Ensemble-Based Optimization of the WAG Injection Process
B. Chen, A.C. Reynolds, University of Tulsa

9

173316

Development of a Full-Field Dynamic Model to Support Pressure Maintenance Projects in the World’s Largest Clastic Oil Field, The Greater Burgan Field Complex, Kuwait
E.D. Ma, Kuwait Oil Company; S.A. Gheorghiu, Schlumberger; L. Dashti, Kuwait Oil Company; D.J. Bond, D.J. Bond & Assocs. Ltd.; O.M. Gurpinar, Schlumberger

10

173315

Oil Rate Forecast by Inferring Fractional Flow Models from Field Data
F. Cao, The University of Texas at Austin; L.W. Lake, University of Texas At Austin

11

173295

Method for Adaptive Optimization of EOR Performance under Uncertainty
N. Chugunov, T. Ramakrishnan, A. Lukyanov, W.J. Bailey, Schlumberger; D. Wilkinson, Efficient Solutions

12

173229

Model-Based A Priori Evaluation of Surveillance Programs Effectiveness using Proxies
J. He, J. Xie, P. Sarma, X. Wen, W.H. Chen, J. Kamath, Chevron Energy Technology Company

13

173283

An Efficient Optimisation Method Using Spectral High Dimensional Model Representation: Application to Geological Storage of CO2
R. Petvipusit, Imperial College London; A.M. El Sheikh, Heriot-Watt University; P.R. King, M.J. Blunt, Imperial College

14

173308

Modeling from Reservoir to Export: A Compositional Approach for Integrated Asset Model of Different Gas Fields in North Kuwait Jurassic Carbonate Reservoirs
A.M. Daoud, R. Torrens, A. Sharifzadeh-Najafi, M. Amari, Schlumberger; B. Al-Enezi, Q. Dashti, KOC

15

173205

Reduced Order Models for Rapid EOR Simulation in Fractured Carbonate Reservoirs
S.S. Agada, S. Geiger, E.J. Mackay, Heriot-Watt University

16

173278

Hybrid Optimization for Closed-Loop Reservoir Management
M.S. Pinto, State University of Campinas; E. Gildin, Texas A&M University; D.J. Schiozer, State University of Campinas

17

173222

Geomechanics Coupling Simulation of Fracture Closure and Its Influence on Gas Production in Shale Gas Reservoirs
C. Wang, P.H. Winterfeld, Y. Xiong, Y. Wu, Colorado School of Mines; Z. Huang, China University of Petroleum Huadong

18

173247

Integrated Field-scale Production and Economic Evaluation under Subsurface Uncertainty for the Pattern-driven Development of Unconventional Resources
G. Gao, J.C. Vink, Shell Global Solutions US Inc.; F.O. Alpak, Shell International E&P Co.

19

173289

Implementation of an Embedded Discrete Fracture Modeling Approach in an IMPEC Compositional Reservoir Simulator for Unconventional and Naturally Fractured Reservoirs
J.D. Cavalcante Filho, Petrobras; M. Shakiba, University of Texas At Austin; A. Moinfar, Computer Modelling Group Ltd.; K. Sepehrnoori, University of Texas At Austin

20

173196

A Unified Model of Matrix Permeability in Shale Gas Formation
H. Wang, University of Houston; M. Marongiu-Porcu, Schlumberger

21

173301

Bridging the Gap Between Deterministic and Probabilistic Uncertainty Quantification Using Advanced Proxy Based Methods
N.H. Goodwin, EssencePS Ltd; H. Sudan, ConocoPhillips

22

173203

Optimized Design of Autonomous Inflow Control Devices for Gas and Water Coning
T.W. Stone, Schlumberger; T. Moen, Reslink AS; K. Rashid, D.A. Edwards, Schlumberger; G.F. Kvilaas, Det Norske Oljeselskap ASA

Tuesday Networking and Poster Luncheon: 1245 – 1345

Legends IV-VII Ballroom

Session Chairpersons: Brad Mallison, Chevron; Long Nghiem, Computer Modelling Group; Jan Dirk Jansen, Delft University of Technology

Board

Paper

Title and Author(s)

23

173255

EOR Feasibility Study through an Integrated Laboratory Evaluation and Reservoir Simulation for a Large Carbonate Field in Kuwait
P. Wang, F. Koyassan Veedu, D.E. Thomas, J.W. Hornbrook, DeGolyer and MacNaughton; G.A. Pope, University of Texas At Austin; E. Al-maraghi, B.B. Singh, B.S. Al-Matar, B.A. Al-Saad, M.M. Al-qahtani, S. Tiwari, Kuwait Oil Company

24

173290

Fingering Function for Unstable Immiscible Flows
S. Doorwar, K.K. Mohanty, University of Texas At Austin

25

173320

Localized Linear Systems for Sequential Implicit Simulation of Flow and Transport
S. Sheth, The University of Tulsa; R. Younis, University of Tulsa

26

173309

Implementation of a Vertex Centered Method Inside an Industrial Reservoir Simulator - Practical Issues and Comprehensive Comparison with CPG and PEBI Grid Models on a Field Case
P. Samier, Total S.A.; R. Masson, University of Nice

27

173252

Retraining Criteria for TPWL/POD Surrogate Based Waterflodding Optimization
M. Fragoso, Petrobras S. A.; B. Horowitz, Federal University of Pernambuco; J. Rodrigues, Petrobras S.A.

28

173274

Pareto Optimal Solutions for Minimizing Risk and Maximizing Expected Value of Life-Cycle NPV of Production Under Nonlinear Constraints
X. Liu, A.C. Reynolds, University of Tulsa

29

173313

Boundary Aligned Grid Generation in Three Dimensions and CVD-MPFA Discretization.
S. Manzoor, M.G. Edwards, Swansea University; A.H. Dogru, Saudi Aramco PE&D; t. shaalan, aramco

30

173302

Breaking the Symmetry with the Multi-Point Well Connection Method
R. Pecher, Schlumberger

31

173317

MRST-AD, an Open-Source Framework for Rapid Prototyping and Evaluation of Reservoir Simulation Problems
S. Krogstad, K. Lie, H.M. Nilsen, O. Moyner, X. Raynaud, SINTEF

32

173263

An Adaptive Metropolis-Hasting Sampling Algorithm for Reservoir Uncertainty Quantification in Bayesian Inference
A. Abdollahzadeh, BP; M.A. Christie, D. Corne, Heriot-Watt University; B.J. Davies, BP Exploration & Production

33

173235

Identifiability of Location and Magnitude of Flow Barriers in Slightly Compressible Flow
S. Kahrobaei, M. Mansoori Habibabadi, Delft University of Technology; G.J. Joosten, Shell Intl. E&P BV; P. Van den Hof, Eindhoven University of Technology; J. Jansen, Delft University of Technology

34

173262

A Unified Finite Difference Model for the Simulation of Transient Flow in Naturally Fractured Carbonate Karst Reservoirs
J. He, J.E. Killough, Texas A&M University; M.M. Fadlelmula Fadlelseed, M. Fraim, Texas A&M University At Qatar

35

173291

Multi-Objective Optimization Coupled With Polynomial Chaos Expansion in Smart Well Placement Under Model Uncertainty
Y. Chang, International Research Institute of Stavanger; D. Devegowda, University of Oklahoma

36

173282

Modeling of Magnetic Nanoparticle Transport in Shale Reservoirs
C. An, Texas A&M University; J.E. Killough, Texas A & M University; Z. Heidari, K. Cheng, B. Yan, M. Alfi, Texas A&M University

37

173288

Efficient Integration of Production and Seismic Data Into Reservoir Models Exhibiting Complex Connectivity Using an Iterative Ensemble Smoother
R. Tavakoli, S. Srinivasan, University of Texas At Austin; A. ElSheikh, Heriot-Watt University; M.F. Wheeler, University of Texas At Austin

38

173294

Unconditionally Stable Sequential Schemes for Thermoporomechanics: Undrained-Adiabatic and Extended Fixed-Stress Splits
J. Kim, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory

39

173195

Characterizing Reservoir Heterogeneities Using Magnetic Nanoparticles
A. Rahmani, S.L. Bryant, C. Huh, M. Ahmadian, University of Texas at Austin; W. Zhang, Q. Liu, Duke University

40

173298

A Surrogate-based Adaptive Sampling Approach for History Matching and Uncertainty Quantification
W. Li, G. Lin, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; D. Zhang, Peking University

41

173318

A Coupled Geomechanics, Multicontinuum, and Multicomponent Model for Enhanced Gas Recovery in Stimulated Fractured Shale Gas Reservoirs
J. Jiamin, The University of Tulsa; R. Younis, University of Tulsa

42

173230

A Numerical Study of Benefits of Adding Polymer to WAG Processes
X. Kong, M. Delshad, M.F. Wheeler, University of Texas At Austin

43

173201

A General Model of Gas Flow in Shale Reservoirs with Nano to Micro Scales
K. Wu, X. Li, China University of Petroleum; Z. Chen, University of Calgary

44

173314

Direct Simulation Monte Carlo method in Porous Media through various Knudsen numbers
C. Christou, K. Dadzie, Heriot-Watt University

45

173306

Application of Flow Diagnostics and Multiscale Methods for Reservoir Management
K. Lie, O. Moyner, S. Krogstad, SINTEF