Level 2: Reservoir Eng 10: EOR and Water Flooding

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Objectives

 

Content

§ Introduction

§ Classification of EOR Technologies

§ Fundamental Properties of Reservoir Rocks

§ Porosity

§ Permeability

§ Rock Compressibility

§ Surface Kinetics (Fluid-Rock Interaction)

   § Capillary Pressure

   § Surface and Interfacial Tension

   § Wettability

   § Relative Permeability

§ Fluid Displacement Process

   § Drainage

   § Imbibition

   § Hysteresis

§ Laboratory Measurements

§ EOR (Enhanced Oil Recovery)

§ Water Flooding

§ Gas Injection (Gas Flooding)

§ Chemical

§ Thermal