Theses and Dissertations — 2016

Masters Theses

Student Advisor(s) Thesis/Dissertation Title
Daniil V. Ariskin Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides Well Strategies for Enhanced Tight Oil Recovery [Link]
Abdullah Bilal Dr. Michael T. Myers An Investigation of Static and Dynamic Data Using Multistage Triaxial Tests [Link]
Nathan Kyle Combs Dr. Guan Qin Analysis of Decline Curve Models in Unconventional Wells and the Effectiveness of Modeling Early-time Data for the Purpose of Forecasting [Link]
FNU Gaurav Dr. Konstantinos Kostarelos Analytical and Numerical Modeling of Mechanical Cleaning Device (MCD) for High Angle Wells [Link]
Himanshu Shekhar Jha Dr. Dimitrios Georgios Hatzignatiou Inclusion of Fracture Skin in Duong’s Model of Rate-Decline Analysis for Fracture-Dominated Shale Reservoirs [Link]
Deep Rajendrakumar Joshi Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides Automated Geometric Path Correction in Directional Drilling
Changning Li Dr. Mohamed Soliman Comprehensive Model for Effect of Dual String Interaction on Buckling in Vertical Wells [Link]
Joseph W. Lollini Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides Technical Evaluation of Managed Pressure Drilling Methods
Bharat Mantha Dr. Konstantinos Kostarelos Analysis of Drilling Data and ROP Optimization Using Artificial Intelligence Techniques with Statistical Regression Coupling [Link]
Dileep Kumar Ujjineni Dr. Mohamed Soliman Casing Capacity Degradation of Burst and Collapse of a Non-Uniform Casing with Wear under Bending Conditions [Link]
Chenxi Wang Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides Impact of Hydraulic Fracture on Waterflooding Oil Recovery from Vertical Wells