A model-based decision analysis comparing water and polymer flooding in the development of a heavy oil field

A model-based decision analysis comparing water and polymer flooding in the development of a heavy oil field

V.E. Botechia, M.G. Correia, D.J. Schiozer

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Agradecimentos: The authors would like to thank PETROBRAS, STATOIL, FCMG, ANP, UNISIM, DE-FEM, and CEPETRO for supporting this work, and CMG for software licenses

Polymer flooding is an effective means to recover oil although the method creates conditions absent in traditional water flooding, mainly due to the physical phenomena related to this technique, such as adsorption of polymer molecules and non-Newtonian behavior. This work aims to guide the...

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A model-based decision analysis comparing water and polymer flooding in the development of a heavy oil field

V.E. Botechia, M.G. Correia, D.J. Schiozer


										

A model-based decision analysis comparing water and polymer flooding in the development of a heavy oil field

V.E. Botechia, M.G. Correia, D.J. Schiozer

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    Journal of petroleum science and engineering

    Vol. 157 (Aug., 2017), p. 917-929