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BOOK:

Data Driven Reservoir Modeling

Publisher: Sociaety of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)

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Data-Driven (Fact-Based) Reservoir Modeling of Mature Assets
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SPE Short Course - Training:

1. Data Driven Reservoir Modeling
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2. Oilfield Data Analytics
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Technical Publications:

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Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

 Top-Down Modeling: A Shift in Building Full-Field Models for Mature Fields: Young Technology Showcase - JPT July 2016

 Full Field Reservoir Modeling of Shale Assets using Advanced Data-Driven Analytics: “Geoscience Frontiers”, 2015.

 Top-Down, Intelligent Reservoir Modeling of Oil and Gas Producing Shale Reservoirs: Case Studies. "International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Technology". Vol. 5, No.1, 2012 pp. 3 - 28 - DOI: 10.1504/IJOGCT.2012.044175

 Intelligent Production Modeling Using Full Field Pattern Recognition. "SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering Journal". Volume 14, No. 6, December 2011, pp. 735-749. DOI: dx.doi.org/10.2118/132643-PA.

 Reservoir Simulation and Modeling Based On Artificial Intelligence and Data Mining (AI&DM). "Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering". Volume 3 (2011), pp. 697-705.

 A New Practical Approach in Modeling and Simulation of Shale Gas Reservoirs: Application to New Albany Shale. International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Technology. Volume 4, No. 2, 2011. pp 104-133

 An Intelligent System's Approach for Revitalization of Brown Fields Using Only Production Rate Data. International Journal of Engineering. February 2009, Volume 22, Number 1. pp 89-106.

 An Integrated Technique for Production Data Analysis (PDA) with Application to Mature Fields. SPE Production & Operations Journal. November 2007, Volume 22, Number 4. pp 403 - 416.

SPE Papers

 Data-Driven Reservoir Management of a Giant Mature Oilfield in the Middle East. SPE 170660, SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE). Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 27-29 October 2014.

 Production Analysis of a Niobrara Field Using Intelligent Top-Down Modeling. SPE 169573, SPE Western North American and Rocky Mountain Joint Regional Meeting. Denver, Colorado, USA, 16-18 April 2014.

 Top-Down Modeling (TDM) of a Mature Giant Oilfield in the Middle East; Simultaneous History Matching of Production, Static Pressure and Time-Lapse Saturation. Manuscript #878, ADIPEC 2013 Technical Conference. Abu Dhabi, UAE, 10-13 November 2013.

 Data Driven Analytics in Powder River Basin, WY. SPE 166111, SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition. New Orleans, Louisiana, September 30 - October 2, 2013.

 Modeling and History Matching Hydrocarbon Production from Marcellus Shale using Data Mining and Pattern Recognition Technologies. SPE 161184 - SPE Eastern Regional Conference. Lexington, Kentucky, USA, 3–5 October 2012.

 Top-Down Modeling: Practical, Fast Track, Reservoir Simulation & Modeling for Shale Formations. AAPG/SPE/SEG/SPWLA Joint Hedberg Research Conference. Austin, Texas, December 2-10, 2010.

 Fast Track Reservoir Modeling of Shale Formations in the Appalachian Basin. Application to Lower Huron Shale in Eastern Kentucky. SPE 139101, Proceedings, 2010 SPE Eastern Regional Conference & Exhibition. Morgantown, West Virginia. 12-14 October 2010.

 Field Development Strategies for Bakken Shale Formation. SPE 139032, Proceedings, 2010 SPE Eastern Regional Conference & Exhibition. Morgantown, West Virginia. 12-14 October 2010.

 New Insight into Integrated Reservoir Management using Top-Down, Intelligent Reservoir Modeling Technique; Application to a Giant and Complex Oil Field in the Middle East. SPE 132621 - Proceedings, 2010 SPE Western Regional Conference & Exhibition. Anaheim, California. 27-29 May 2010.

 Top-Down Intelligent Reservoir Modeling of New Albany Shale. SPE 125859 - Proceedings, 2009 SPE Eastern Regional Conference & Exhibition. Charleston, West Virginia.

 Top-Down Intelligent Reservoir Modeling (TDIRM). SPE 124204 - Proceedings, 2009 SPE Annual Conference & Exhibition. New Orleans, Louisiana.

 Top-Down Intelligent Reservoir Modeling (TDIRM); A New Approach In Reservoir Modeling By Integrating Classic Reservoir Engineering With Artificial Intelligence & Data Mining Techniques. AAPG 2009 Annual Convention and Exhibition. Denver, Colorado. June 7-10, 2009.

 Field-Wide Reservoir Characterization Based on a New Technique of Production Data Analysis. SPE 111205, Proceedings, 2007 SPE Eastern Regional Conference & Exhibition. Lexington, Kentucky, 17-19 October 2007.

 Estimating major and Minor Natural Fracture pattern in Gas Shale Using Production Data. SPE 104554, Proceedings, 2006 SPE Eastern Regional Conference & Exhibition. Canton, Ohio, 11-13 October 2006. 5

 Identifying Infill Locations and Underperformer Wells in Mature Fields using Monthly Production Rate Data, Carthage Field, Cotton Valley Formation, Texas. SPE 104550, Proceedings, 2006 SPE Eastern Regional Conference & Exhibition. Canton, Ohio, 11-13 October 2006.