Latest Permeability Stories
SR2020 3DProVSP reservoir monitoring images the physical and chemical effects of EOR-CO2 injection on the reservoir--tracking the
GREENVILLE, S.C., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading manufacturer of tantalum, ceramic, aluminum, film, paper and electrolytic capacitors, today announced the release of a non-magnetic capability for tantalum surface mount capacitors.
The extended Coulomb failure stress (ECFS) criteria and anisotropic porosity and permeability tensor at micro/meso/macro scale under ultraâ€‘high temperature and pressure (UTP) conditions were developed employing the flow driven poreâ€‘network crack (FDPNC) model under multiple temporalâ€“spatial scales and the hybrid hypersingular integral equationâ€‘lattice Boltzmann method (HHIEâ€‘LBM).
Findings could aid in the development of better technologies for hydraulic fracturing and other fluid extraction techniques from the earth.
University of British Columbia researchers have produced the first map of the world outlining the ease of fluid flow through the planet's porous surface rocks and sediments.
HOUSTON, June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced a $1 million donation to support petrophysics research at the University of Oklahoma Mewbourne School of Petroleum and Geological Engineering (MPGE).
Creating artificial seismic waves, similar to those that occur during an earthquake, could help squeeze more oil from natural reservoirs, scientists said on Wednesday.