John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)

  • United States

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2009

History matching by simultaneous calibration of reservoir geological models at pore-level and field scales

Barrera, A. & Srinivasan, S., Dec 1 2009, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition 2009, ATCE 2009. p. 3840-3852 13 p. (Proceedings - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Calibration
Multiphase flow
Rocks
Spatial distribution
Simulators

Hydrogen storage via hydrogen spillover to nanoporous materials

Lueking, A. & Li, Q., Dec 1 2009, American Chemical Society - 237th National Meeting and Exposition, ACS 2009, Abstracts of Scientific Papers. (ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Hydrogen storage
Catalyst supports
Hydrogen
Metals
Catalysts
3 Citations (Scopus)

Inexpensive assessment of plume migration during CO2 sequestration

Mantilla, C. A., Srinivasan, S., Cross, E. A. & Bryant, S. L., Dec 1 2009, SPE International Conference on CO2 Capture, Storage, and Utilization 2009. p. 252-261 10 p. (SPE International Conference on CO2 Capture, Storage, and Utilization 2009).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

carbon sequestration
plume
Monitoring
well
Aquifers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Matching photovoltaic systems to energy loads

Brownson, J., Blumsack, S. A. & Rayl, J., 2009, 38th ASES National Solar Conference 2009, SOLAR 2009. Vol. 2. p. 1212-1228 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Dynamic loads
Purchasing
Solar energy
Electricity
Radiation
9 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanistic modeling of emulsion formation and heat transfer during the steam-assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) process

Azom, P. N. & Srinivasan, S., Dec 1 2009, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition 2009, ATCE 2009. p. 3788-3801 14 p. (Proceedings - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Drainage
Emulsions
Gravitation
Steam
Heat transfer
16 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling fracture fluid cleanup in tight gas wells

Wang, J. Y., Holditch, S. A. & McVay, D. A., Nov 20 2009, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference 2009. p. 661-673 13 p. (Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference 2009).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

gas well
cleanup
Fluids
fluid
modeling
9 Citations (Scopus)

Oil-recovery predictions for surfactant polymer flooding

Rai, K., Johns, R. T., Lake, L. W. & Delshad, M., Dec 1 2009, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition 2009, ATCE 2009. p. 724-735 12 p. (Proceedings - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition; vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Surface active agents
Recovery
Polymers
Oils
Spreadsheets
4 Citations (Scopus)

Post-accident mine communications and tracking systems

Novak, T., Snyder, D. P. & Kohler, J. L., Dec 1 2009, 2009 IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting. 5324810. (Conference Record - IAS Annual Meeting (IEEE Industry Applications Society)).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Accidents
Communication
Disasters
Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reactivity and nanostructure of diesel soot generated by a compression ignition engine using biodiesel, Fischer-tropsch and ultra low sulfur diesel fuels

Yehliu, K., Vander Wal, R. L. & Boehman, A. L., Jan 1 2009, Fall Meeting of the Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute 2009. Combustion Institute, p. 381-390 10 p. (Fall Meeting of the Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute 2009).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Soot
diesel fuels
Biofuels
soot
Diesel fuels
1 Citation (Scopus)

Roles and timing of onset of various thermal-hydrologic-mechanical-chemical process couplings in EGS reservoirs

Taron, J. & Elsworth, D., Dec 1 2009, Geothermal Resources Council Annual Meeting 2009, Geothermal 2009. p. 236-242 7 p. (Transactions - Geothermal Resources Council; vol. 33).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

chemical process
permeability
Minerals
Silica
time measurement
3 Citations (Scopus)

Scale-up of hydrocarbon recovery processes in heterogeneous reservoirs

Leung, J. & Srinivasan, S., Jan 1 2009, IAMG 2009 - Computational Methods for the Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences. Stanford, School of Earth Sciences, (IAMG 2009 - Computational Methods for the Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Scale-up
Hydrocarbons
Recovery
hydrocarbon
Transport Coefficients

Source characterization for emission inventories: HRTEM and XPS analyses

Vander Wal, R. L., Bryg, V. M. & Hays, M. D., Dec 1 2009, American Chemical Society - 238th National Meeting and Exposition, ACS 2009, Abstracts of Scientific Papers. (ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Soot
X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
Functional groups
Nanostructures
Carbon
2 Citations (Scopus)

Three-phase flash in compositional simulation using a reduced method

Okuno, R., Johns, R. T. & Sepehrnoori, K., 2009, 15th European Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery 2009. p. 330-351 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Phase equilibria
simulation
Hydrocarbons
phase equilibrium
Phase behavior
5 Citations (Scopus)

Update on refuge alternatives: Research, recommendations, and underground deployment

Bauer, E. R. & Kohler, J. L., Nov 26 2009, SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit and CMA's 111th National Western Mining Conference 2009. p. 79-85 7 p. (SME Annual Meeting and Exhibit and CMA's 111th National Western Mining Conference 2009; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

recommendations
refuge
chambers
Coal mines
coal
5 Citations (Scopus)

Upscaling of miscible floods in heterogeneous reservoirs considering reservoir mixing

Garmeh, G. & Johns, R. T., 2009, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition 2009, ATCE 2009. Vol. 2. p. 705-723 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fluids
Recovery
Gases
Design of experiments
Contacts (fluid mechanics)
2008

23g Controlled nanostructure and catalyst approaches of metal oxide semiconductors for gas sensing

Vander Wal, R. L. & Hunter, G. W., Jan 1 2008, Nanoscale Science and Engineering Forum Conference, Presentations at the 2008 AIChE Spring National Meeting. AIChE, p. 21-23 3 p. (Nanoscale Science and Engineering Forum Conference, Presentations at the 2008 AIChE Spring National Meeting).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Nanostructures
Gases
Metals
Catalysts
Oxide semiconductors

Accurate numerical simulation of reaction-diffusion processes for heavy oil recovery

Govind, P. A. & Srinivasan, S., Dec 1 2008, Society of Petroleum Engineers - International Thermal Operations and Heavy Oil Symposium, ITOHOS 2008 - "Heavy Oil: Integrating the Pieces". p. 975-992 18 p. (Society of Petroleum Engineers - International Thermal Operations and Heavy Oil Symposium, ITOHOS 2008 - "Heavy Oil: Integrating the Pieces"; vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

heavy oil
Crude oil
Sodium
sodium
Recovery
124 Citations (Scopus)

A centrality measure for electrical networks

Hines, P. & Blumsack, S. A., Sep 16 2008, Proceedings of the 41st Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences 2008, HICSS. 4438889. (Proceedings of the Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Topology
Complex networks
17 Citations (Scopus)

Analyzing PJM's economic demand response program

Walawalkar, R., Blumsack, S. A., Apt, J. & Fernands, S., Sep 29 2008, IEEE Power and Energy Society 2008 General Meeting: Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century, PES. 4596905. (IEEE Power and Energy Society 2008 General Meeting: Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century, PES).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Economic and social effects
Economics
Power markets
2 Citations (Scopus)

A new algorithm for rachford-rice for multiphase compositional simulation

Okuno, R., Johns, R. T. & Sepehrnoori, K., Dec 1 2008, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Eastern Regional/AAPG Eastern Section Joint Meeting 2008. p. 353-367 15 p. (Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Eastern Regional/AAPG Eastern Section Joint Meeting 2008).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

rice
simulation
Hydrocarbons
phase equilibrium
Newton-Raphson method
2 Citations (Scopus)

An integrated approach to reservoir uncertainty assessment: Case study of a Gulf of Mexico reservoir

Sharma, A., Leung, J., Srinivasan, S. & Kim, Y., Dec 1 2008, SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, ATCE 2008. p. 3901-3913 13 p. (Proceedings - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Cluster analysis
Geologic models
Carbonates
Uncertainty
Uncertainty analysis
9 Citations (Scopus)

Application of brown-field experimental design techniques to a super giant carbonate reservoir

Billiter, T. C., Dagistanova, K. & King, G. R., Dec 1 2008, SPE Russian Oil and Gas Technical Conference and Exhibition 2008. p. 476-494 19 p. (Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Russian Oil and Gas Technical Conference and Exhibition 2008; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Carbonates
experimental design
Design of experiments
carbonate
history

Biodiesel from Jatropha oil

Kouame, S. D., Perez, J. M. S. & Eser, S., Dec 1 2008, American Chemical Society - 235th National Meeting, Abstracts of Scientific Papers. (ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Biofuels
Biodiesel
Oils
Transesterification
Soybean oil

Carbon oxidation to enhance hydrogen storage by hydrogen spillover

Li, Q. & Lueking, A., 2008, American Chemical Society - 236th National Meeting and Exposition, Abstracts of Scientific Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Hydrogen storage
Hydrogen
Carbon
Oxidation
Activated carbon

Combustion produced carbonaceous particulate: Chemical composition and physical nanostructure

Vander Wal, R. L., Bryg, V. M. & Hays, M. D., Dec 1 2008, American Chemical Society - 236th National Meeting and Exposition, Abstracts of Scientific Papers. (ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Soot
Nanostructures
Chemical analysis
Functional groups
Carbon
1 Citation (Scopus)

Compositional simulation and optimization of secondary and tertiary recovery strategies in monument butte field, utah

Wang, J. Y., McVay, D. A. & Ayers, W. B., Dec 1 2008, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Eastern Regional/AAPG Eastern Section Joint Meeting 2008. p. 470-488 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Secondary recovery
Enhanced recovery
monument
Oils
Carbon Monoxide

Dependence of Sensing Properties upon Metal Oxide Nanostructure

Vander Wal, R. L., Berger, G. M., Hunter, G. W. & Xu, J. C., Dec 1 2008, AIChE100 - 2008 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings. (AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Oxides
Nanostructures
Metals
8 Citations (Scopus)

Determination of relative permeability and capillary pressure curves using an automated history-matching approach

Basbug, B. & Karpyn, Z., Dec 1 2008, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Eastern Regional/AAPG Eastern Section Joint Meeting 2008. p. 431-441 11 p. (Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Eastern Regional/AAPG Eastern Section Joint Meeting 2008).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Capillarity
capillary pressure
permeability
history
Core samples
4 Citations (Scopus)

Development and testing of an expert system for coalbed methane reservoirs using artificial neural networks

Srinivasan, K. & Ertekin, T., Dec 1 2008, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Eastern Regional/AAPG Eastern Section Joint Meeting 2008. p. 597-606 10 p. (Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Eastern Regional/AAPG Eastern Section Joint Meeting 2008).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

coalbed methane
expert system
artificial neural network
Expert systems
Neural networks

Drainage effects in the interpretation of penetrometer data for the evaluation of the mechanical and transport properties of soils

Elsworth, D., Fitzgerald, M. & Lee, D. S., Dec 1 2008, 12th International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics 2008. p. 2490-2496 7 p. (12th International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics 2008; vol. 4).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

penetrometer
Transport Properties
Transport properties
Drainage
Mechanical Properties
11 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of heterogeneity of layered reservoirs on polymer flooding: An experimental approach using five-spot glass micromodel

Emami-Meybodi, H., Kharrat, R. & Ghazanfari, M. H., Jan 1 2008, Society of Petroleum Engineers - 70th European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers Conference and Exhibition - Incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2008. Society of Petroleum Engineers, p. 1445-1454 10 p. (70th European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers Conference and Exhibition 2008: Leveraging Technology. Incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2008; vol. 3).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Polymers
Oils
flooding
polymer
glass
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of mineral transformation on the surface tension, viscosity, and size fraction of char particles

Gibson, L. T., Soundarrajan, N., Pisupati, S. V. & Shadle, L. J., Dec 1 2008, 25th Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, PCC - Proceedings. (25th Annual International Pittsburgh Coal Conference, PCC - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Surface tension
Minerals
Ashes
Viscosity
Slags

Efficient region decomposition for parallel simulation accounting for uncertainty in the reservoir model

Kim, Y., Srinivasan, S. & Bryant, S. L., Dec 1 2008, SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, ATCE 2008. p. 4780-4800 21 p. (Proceedings - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition; vol. 7).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Decomposition
Covariance matrix
Parallel flow
Flow simulation
Principal component analysis

Electrochemical corrosion measurements in high temperature boiler water

Balashov, V. N., Fedkin, M. V., Lvov, S. & Mathews, J. A., Dec 1 2008, 17th International Corrosion Congress 2008: Corrosion Control in the Service of Society. p. 3158-3166 9 p. (17th International Corrosion Congress 2008: Corrosion Control in the Service of Society; vol. 5).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electrochemical corrosion
Boilers
Corrosion
Corrosion rate
Carbon steel
56 Citations (Scopus)

Expanding solvent SAGD in heavy oil reservoirs

Govind, P. A., Das, S., Srinivasan, S. & Wheeler, T. J., Dec 1 2008, Society of Petroleum Engineers - International Thermal Operations and Heavy Oil Symposium, ITOHOS 2008 - "Heavy Oil: Integrating the Pieces". Vol. 1. p. 541-554 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Petroleum reservoirs
Steam
heavy oil
Drainage
Gravitation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental system for studying interfacial electrochemistry at temperature above 300 °C

Balashov, V. N., Fedkin, M. V., Lvov, S. N. & Dooley, R. B., Dec 22 2008, ECS Transactions - Interfacial Electrochemistry and Chemistry in High Temperature Media. 27 ed. p. 27-38 12 p. (ECS Transactions; vol. 11, no. 27).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electrochemistry
Corrosion rate
Annular ducts
Electrolytes
Corrosion

Hydrotreating decant oils for needle coke production in delayed coking

Wincek, R. T., Wang, G. & Eser, S., 2008, American Chemical Society - 236th National Meeting and Exposition, Abstracts of Scientific Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Coking
Sulfur
Coke
Needles
Oils

Inhibition of carbon deposition from jet fuel by surface coating

Mohan, A. R. & Eser, S., Dec 1 2008, American Chemical Society - 235th National Meeting, Abstracts of Scientific Papers. (ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Jet fuel
Carbon
Deposits
Aluminum Oxide
Coatings

Inhibition of carbon deposition from jet fuel by surface coating

Mohan, A. R. & Eser, S., Dec 23 2008, 2008 AIChE Spring National Meeting, Conference Proceedings. (2008 AIChE Spring National Meeting, Conference Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Aluminum Oxide
Jet fuel
Alumina
Carbon
Deposits

In-situ measurement of pH in high-temperature hydrometallurgical process solutions

Papangelakis, V. G., Jankovic, Z. & Lvov, S., Nov 26 2008, Hydrometallurgy 2008: Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium. p. 1019-1023 5 p. (Hydrometallurgy 2008: Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electrochemical cells
electrochemical cells
leaching
in situ measurement
laterites

Interfacial chemistry of hydrothermal deposition of zirconia on metal substrates

Zhou, Z. F., Chalkova, E., Balashov, V., Chou, P. & Lvov, S., Dec 22 2008, ECS Transactions - Interfacial Electrochemistry and Chemistry in High Temperature Media. 27 ed. p. 181-188 8 p. (ECS Transactions; vol. 11, no. 27).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Surface chemistry
Zirconia
Coatings
Substrates
Metals
6 Citations (Scopus)

Investigating matrix-fracture transfer via a level set method for drainage and imbibition

Prodanović, M., Bryant, S. L. & Karpyn, Z., Dec 1 2008, SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, ATCE 2008. p. 3136-3152 17 p. (Proceedings - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition; vol. 5).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Drainage
Capillarity
Fluids
Proppants
Multiphase flow

Liquefaction resistance recovered from "on-the-fly" CPTu-measured pore pressures

Fitzgerald, M. & Elsworth, D., Dec 1 2008, Proceedings of the Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics IV Congress 2008 - Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics, GSP 181. 181 ed. (Geotechnical Special Publication; no. 181).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Pore pressure
Liquefaction
liquefaction
pore pressure
Soils
49 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term electric system investments to support Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Blumsack, S. A., Samaras, C. & Hines, P., Sep 29 2008, IEEE Power and Energy Society 2008 General Meeting: Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century, PES. 4596906. (IEEE Power and Energy Society 2008 General Meeting: Conversion and Delivery of Electrical Energy in the 21st Century, PES).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Plug-in hybrid vehicles
Charging (furnace)
Gasoline
Transformer substations
Coal
1 Citation (Scopus)

Model updating and optimum control for water coning: An application of ensemble Kalman filter

Mantilla, C. A., Nguyen, Q. P. & Srinivasan, S., Dec 1 2008, International Petroleum Technology Conference, IPTC 2008. p. 1547-1557 11 p. (International Petroleum Technology Conference, IPTC 2008; vol. 3).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Kalman filter
Kalman filters
Water
permeability
water
13 Citations (Scopus)

Multiple mixing-cell method for MMP calculations

Ahmadi, K. & Johns, R. T., Dec 1 2008, SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, ATCE 2008. p. 4943-4953 11 p. (Proceedings - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition; vol. 7).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Solubility
Gases
Liquids
Gas oils
Equations of state

New proton conductive composite materials with inorganic and styrene grafted and sulfonated vdf/ctfe fluoropolymers

Chung, T., Chalkova, E., Zhang, Z., Wang, C., Fedkin, M. V., Komarneni, S., Payne, T. L. & Lvov, S., Dec 1 2008, American Chemical Society - 236th National Meeting and Exposition, Abstracts of Scientific Papers. (ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Conductive materials
Fluorine containing polymers
Styrene
Swelling
Protons

NMR analyis of fcc decant oils and their hydrotreatment products

Chen, L., Wincek, R. T. & Eser, S., 2008, American Chemical Society - 236th National Meeting and Exposition, Abstracts of Scientific Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sulfur
Oils
Nuclear magnetic resonance
Industrial Oils
Desulfurization

Non-iterative phase behavior model with application to surfactant flooding and limited compositional simulation

Roshanfekr, M., Li, Y. & Johns, R. T., Dec 1 2008, SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, ATCE 2008. p. 1790-1803 14 p. (Proceedings - SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition; vol. 3).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Phase behavior
Surface active agents
Ternary systems
Phase equilibria
Simulators
14 Citations (Scopus)

Optimized design of cyclic pressure pulsing in a depleted, naturally fractured reservoir

Artun, E., Ertekin, T., Watson, R. & Miller, B., Dec 1 2008, Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Eastern Regional/AAPG Eastern Section Joint Meeting 2008. p. 396-416 21 p. (Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Eastern Regional/AAPG Eastern Section Joint Meeting 2008).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Neural networks
Carbon Monoxide
Gas oils
dual porosity
Computational efficiency