Reservoir Engineering Basics
Have Experience Applying The Basics of Reservoir Engineering.
Oil & Gas Values
Calculate values of initial oil and gas in place
Understand the displacement processes in reservoirs
Hydrocarbon Phase Behavior
Use Hydrocarbon phase behavior to explain reservoir behaviors
Be able to analyze Fluid flow in porous media: Darcy’s Law
Primary & Future Production
Estimate future production from oil and gas reservoirs under primary production
Be able to perform Reservoir material balances and apply the Pressure Equation
Fluid Flow Equations
Use fluid flow equations to calculate pressure drops and flow rates of oil and gas in porous media
Have experience using reservoir simulation to predict oil production
Perform a history match on actual production data and predict future production rates
Enhanced Oil Recovery
Screen reservoirs for enhanced oil recovery processes
Understand the principles and effects of water flooding and other secondary recovery methods and tertiary recovery methods.
Equation of State
Be able to apply equations of state to describe the thermodynamics of hydrocarbons: equation of state.