By Djebbar Tiab, Erle C. Donaldson

  • "Presenting ideas, theories, and lab strategies with regards to porous rocks and gases, hydrocarbon beverages, and aqueous options, this 3rd version reference (the first used to be released in 1996, and the second one in 2003) has been up to date and multiplied. new chapters on reservoir characterization and on easy well-log interpretation provide the fundamental introductory fabric meant as a origin for additional research of the themes. Djebbar (petroleum engineering, U. of Oklahoma) and Donaldson (retired after an extended profession in public, inner most, and educational spheres) introduce mineralogy and petroleum geology ahead of protecting porosity and permeability, formation resistivity and water saturation, capillary strain, wettability, purposes of Darcy’s legislations, obviously fractured reservoirs, and the impression of rigidity on reservoir rock homes, between different topics."--Reference and learn ebook News


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, Page xiii
About the Authors

, Pages xv-xvi

, Page xvii

, Pages xix-xx
Chapter 1 - creation to Mineralogy

, Pages 1-26
Chapter 2 - creation to Petroleum Geology

, Pages 27-83
Chapter three - Porosity and Permeability

, Pages 85-219
Chapter four - Formation Resistivity and Water Saturation

, Pages 221-326
Chapter five - Capillary Pressure

, Pages 327-370
Chapter 6 - Wettability

, Pages 371-418
Chapter 7 - functions of Darcy’s Law

, Pages 419-483
Chapter eight - obviously Fractured Reservoirs

, Pages 485-552
Chapter nine - influence of pressure on Reservoir Rock Properties

, Pages 553-666
Chapter 10 - Reservoir Characterization

, Pages 667-714
Chapter eleven - Fluid–Rock Interactions

, Pages 715-801
Chapter 12 - easy Well-Log Interpretation

, Pages 803-827
Appendix - size of Rock and Fluid Properties

, Pages 829-912

, Pages 913-950

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These and subsequent developments led to improvements in formation evaluation, subsurface mapping, and optimization of petroleum recovery. The HagenÀPoiseuille equation [25], which applies to a single, straight capillary tube, is the simplest flow equation. By adding a tortuosity factor, however, Ewall [25] used pore size distributions to calculate the permeability of sandstone rocks. The calculated values matched the experimentally determined permeability within 10%. She was then able to show the relative amount of fluid flowing through pores of selected pore sizes.

Petroleum development geology. Tulsa, OK: Penn Well Books; 1986. 530 pp. 10. Chilingarian GV, Wolf KH. Diagenesis. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science; 1988. 591 pp. 11. Theodorovich GI. Expanded classification of sandstones based upon composition. Izv Akad Nauk USSR Ser Geol 1965;6:75À95. 12. Chilingarian GV, Wolf KH, editors. Compaction of coarse-grained sediments, I. New York: Elsevier Scientific; 1975. 808 pp. 13. Chilingarian, GV, Mazzullo, SJ, Rieke, HH. Carbonate reservoir characterization, part I.

Examples are the east coasts of North and South America and the west coasts of Europe and Africa, which were originally joined together at the mid-ocean rift. The continents are extending, leaving wide, shallow subsea continental shelves where carbonate sediments originate from the reefs in shallow areas and clastic sediments result from the washing down of clastics from the land surface. In considering sedimentation and the attributes of a sedimentary basin, one must include the entire region that has furnished the detrital materials that have accumulated in the basin as sediments, and the environmental conditions of the various episodes of sedimentation.

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