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  • ​Marder, M., Chih-Hung Chen, and T. Patzek. "Simple models of the hydrofracture process." Physical Review E 92, no. 6 (2015): 062408.
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  • ​Islam, Akand W., Tad W. Patzek, and Alexander Y. Sun. "Thermodynamics phase changes of nanopore fluids." Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering 25 (2015): 134-139.
Keywords:
Phase change; Confined fluid; Nanopore; van der Waals equation; Critical shift
  • ​Ogunyomi, B. A., Patzek, T. W., Lake, L. W., & Kabir, C. S. (2015, November 1). History Matching and Rate Forecasting in Unconventional Oil Reservoirs With an Approximate Analytical Solution to the Double-Porosity Model. Society of Petroleum Engineers. doi:10.2118/171031-PA
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  • ​Male, Frank, Akand W. Islam, Tad W. Patzek, Svetlana Ikonnikova, John Browning, and Michael P. Marder. "Analysis of gas production from hydraulically fractured wells in the Haynesville Shale using scaling methods." Journal of Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources 10 (2015): 11-17.
Keywords:
Reservoir engineering, EUR, Universal curve, PVT Solver
  • Aybar, U., Yu, W., Eshkalak, M. O., Sepehrnoori, K., Patzek, T. W. (2015). "Evaluation of production losses from unconventional shale reservoirs," Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 23, 509-516
Keywords:
Unconventional shale gas reservoirs, gas production performance, coupled hydraulic and natural fracture's conductivity loss
  • ​Patzek, Tad, and Michael Marder.  "Production of Hydrocarbons from Shales as a multiscale problem in Physics and Chemistry."   14AIChE Annual Meeting, Atlanta 16-21 November 2014
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  • ​Browning, John, Scott W. Tinker, Svetlana Ikonnikova, Gürcan Gülen, Eric Potter, Qilong Fu, Katie Smye et al. "Study develops Fayetteville Shale reserves, production forecast." Oil Gas J 112, no. 1 (2014): 64-73.​
Keywords:
Horizontal, well, hydrofracture, decline, exponential
  • ​Islam, Akand, Aboulghasem Kazemi Nia Korrani, Kamy Sepehrnoori, and Tad Patzek. "Effects of geochemical reaction on double diffusive natural convection of CO 2 in brine saturated geothermal reservoir." International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 77 (2014): 519-528.
Keywords:
Geochemical reaction, Double diffusion, Natural convection, Geothermal effect, Heterogeneity, CO2 sequestration
  • ​Islam, Akand, and Tad Patzek. "Slip in natural gas flow through nanoporous shale reservoirs." Journal of Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources 7 (2014): 49-54.
Keywords:
Slip flow, Knudsen diffusion, Nanopore, Shale reservoir, Hagen-Poisuille equation
  • ​Islam, Akand W., Kamy Sepehrnoori, and Tad W. Patzek. "A Computationally Efficient Approach to Applying the SAFT Equation for CO2+ H2O Phase Equilibrium Calculations." Journal of Solution Chemistry 43, no. 2 (2014): 241-254.
Keywords:
SAFT , CO2 + H2O, Phase equilibrium, Geologic sequestration, Efficient computation
  • Mellisae Fellet; with Marder, M. and Patzek, T., Feature Editors, "Science of hydraulic fracturing contains materials questions," MRS Bulletin, 39(06), 484-485, 2014. Published online by Cambridge University Press: June 2014
Keywords:
natural, fracture, hydro-fracture, fracture network, proppant, percolation, nano, pore, scaling, power law
  • ​Ogunyomi, B. A., Patzek, T. W., Lake, L. W., & Kabir, C. S. (2014, October 21). History Matching and Rate Forecasting in Unconventional Oil Reservoirs Using an Approximate Analytical Solution to the Double Porosity Model. Society of Petroleum Engineers
Keywords:
gas production, decline, dual, permeability, Half-slope, linear flow, stimulated, reservoir, volume
  • Wei Yu, Kamy Sepehrnoori, Tadeusz W. Patzek, Paper SPE 170801: "Evaluation of Gas Adsorption in Marcellus Shale," prepared for the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 27–29 October 2014
Keywords:
Langmuir, BET, isotherm, gas in place, estimate, production
  • Patzek, T. W., "Fick’s Diffusion Experiments Revisited - Part I," Advances in Historical Studies, 3, 194 - 206, 2014
Keywords:
Salt Diffusion, Medical, Physics, Tube, Funnel, Experiment, Pogendorff Annalen
  • Patzek, T. W., "Fick’s Diffusion Experiments Revisited - Part II," Advances in Historical Studies, 3, 207 - 220, 2014
Keywords:
Salt, Liquid, Diffusion, Medical, Physics, Pogendorff Annalen
  • Patzek, T.W. Male, F., and Marder, M.,“A simple model of gas production from hydrofractured horizontal wells in shales,” AAPG Bulletin, v. 98, no. 12 (December 2014), pp. 2507–2529
Keywords:
pressure, interference, real, gas, absorption, flow, decline, linear, transient, pseudo-pressure
  • ​Enayatpour, S., and T. Patzek. "Finite Element Solution of Nonlinear Transient Rock Damage with Application in Geomechanics of Oil and Gas Reservoirs".
Keywords:
Volumetric rock damage, Damage diffusion, Reservoir geo-mechanics, Brittle fracture
  • ​Enayatpour, Saeid, and Tad Patzek. "URTeC 1620617: Thermal shock in reservoir rock enhances the hydraulic fracturing of gas shales." In Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Denver, CO, Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2013.
Keywords:
stress, gradient, defusion, production, enhancement, tensile, cooling, damage
  • ​Browning, John, Scott W. Tinker, Svetlana Ikonnikova, Gürcan Gülen, Eric Potter, Qilong Fu, Susan Horvath et al. "Barnett Shale Model-1: Study develops decline analysis, geologic parameters for reserves, production forecast." Oil Gas J 111, no. 8 (2013).
Keywords:
pressure, interference, production, decline, linear, transient, flow
  • ​Browning, John, Scott W. Tinker, Svetlana Ikonnikova, Gürcan Gülen, Eric Potter, Qilong Fu, Susan Horvath et al. "Barnett Shale Model-2 (Conclusion): Barnett study determines full-field reserves, production forecast." Oil & Gas Journal 111, no. 9 (2013).
Keywords:
well-by-well forecast, decline, ultimate, gas, recovery, scenarios, economics, gas, price
  • ​Enayatpour, S., E. Van Oort, and T. Patzek. "SPE 166482: FreezeFrac Improves the Productivity of Gas Shales." In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, New Orleans, LA, Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2013.
Keywords:
tensile, stress, permeability, enhancement, increase
  • Patzek, T. W., Male, F. and Marder, M. "Supporting Materials to: Gas production in the Barnett Shale obeys a simple scaling theory,"  PNAS, doi:10.1073/pnas.1313380110, November 18, 2013
Keywords:
mass, momentum, balance, equation, hydrofracturing, shale gas, type, curve, fracking
  • ​Patzek, Tad W., Frank Male, and Michael Marder. "Gas production in the Barnett Shale obeys a simple scaling theory." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110, no. 49 (2013): 19731-19736.
Keywords:
hydrofracturing, shale gas, scaling laws, energy resources, fracking
  • Patzek, T. W., in "Great Ideas on Energy: Better Fracking, Legal Scholarship, Pod Cars," The Alcalde, Nov. 2, 2012. 
Keywords:
personal, transportation, conservation, electric, car
  • Patzek, T. W., "A Look at the US Oil Boom - Without the Hype," OilPrice.com, Nov. 21, 2012.
Keywords:
production, rate, decline, condensate, volume, gain, crude oil, demand, destruction, efficiency, energy, independence, LPG, natural gas, petroleum, product, refinery, Russia, Saudi Arabia, security, self-delusions
  • Patzek, T. W., "Powering the World: Offshore Oil & Gas Production," LAMP Lecture, UT Austin, January 26, 2012
Keywords:
energy, sustainability, life, deep, ultradeep, Gulf of Mexico, GOM, drillship, safety, passive, active
  • Jin, G., Patzek, T.W., and Silin, D.B., "Modeling the impact of rock formation history on the evolution of absolute permeability," Journal of Petroleum Engineering and Science, 100, pp. 153-161, 2012
Keywords:
Numerical modeling; Diagenetic history; Permeability evolution; Depositional model
  • Patzek, T. W. "Radioactivity of water produced after hydrofracturing deep natural gas in Pennsylvania," Posted on February 28, 2011
Keywords:
radon, uranium, radium, concentration, thorium, distribution, NORM, Nwe York Times, Urbina
  • Silin, D. B., Tomutsa, L., Benson, S. M. and · Patzek, T. W., "Microtomography and Pore-Scale Modeling of Two-Phase Fluid Distribution," Transport in Porous Media, 86:525-545, 2011
Keywords:
Capillary pressure, Microtomography, Pore-scale modeling, Two-phase flow
  • Patzek, T. W., "Deep drilling reflects era's decline, Texas expert says," Special to the American Statesman, April 10, 2011, pp. D1 and D8
Keywords:
Deepwater Horizon, Macondo Well, blowout, easy, difficult, deep, oil, remote, high presure, high temperature, well
  • Patzek, T. W., "Physical Limitations on Mining Natural Earth Systems," 22nd International Conference, Oil-Gas AGH 2011, Cracow, June 10
Keywords:
Hubbert, cycle, population, wells, mines, decline
  • Patzek, T. W., "Unconventional Resources in US: Potential & Lessons Learned," 22nd International Conference, Oil-Gas AGH 2011, Cracow, June 9
Keywords:
shale, gas, production, Barnett, well, decline
  • Patzek, T.W.,"Sustainability: How far are we from thou?," 96nd Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting, Austin Convention Center, August 10, 3:20pm (2011)
Keywords:
second law, themodynamics, unsustainability, ecosystem
  • Patzek, T. W., Background Materials for Senate Staff Briefing, Washington DC, October 6, 2010
Keywords:
Macondo Well, blowout, negligence
  • Patzek: How to assess the spill's impact,Tadeusz W. Patzek, SPECIAL TO BLOOMBERG NEWS, American Statesman, Published: 5:46 p.m. Thursday, June 24, 2010
Keywords:
Macondo Well, BP, escaping containment
  • Patzek, T. W., “BP May Be Spilling Less Than Doomsayers Think,” Commentary by Tad W. Patzek (Bloomberg), June 22, 2010, Reprinted by Business Week
Keywords:
Macondo Well, BP, escaping containment
  • Patzek, T. W., “Unconventional Gas Recovery in the U.S.,” Arch. Min. Sci., 55(1), 181 – 200, 2010
Keywords:
Fossil fuels, greenhouse gas emissions, natural gas, unconventional
  • Holtzman, R., D. B. Silin, and T. W. Patzek, “Frictional Granular Mechanics: A Variational Approach,” International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 81(10), 1259-1280, 2010
Keywords:
micromechanics; grain-scale simulations; intergranular friction; quasi-static model, effective elastic moduli; principle of least work
  • Silin, D. B., Tomutsa, L, Benson, S. M., and Patzek, T. W., “Microscale Imaging and Pore-Scale Modeling of Two-Phase Fluid Distribution,” Transport in Porous Media, in print, August 2010
Keywords:
Capillary pressure, Microtomography, Pore-scale modeling, Two-phase flow
  • Patzek, T. W., “Subsurface Sequestration of CO2 in the U.S. Is It Money Best Spent?” Natural Resources Research Journal, 19(1), 1-9, 2010
Keywords:
Electrical power generation, coal, natural gas, generation efficiency, coal ash, water contamination, Clean Air Act, ultra supercitical steam, avoided carbon dioxide emissions
  • Patzek, T. W., "U.S. Energy Demand, Offshore Oil Production and BP’s Macondo Well Spill," Invited Seminar at the Physics Department, UT Austin, September 12, 2010
Keywords:
hydrocarbon, production, decline, deepwater, drilling, challenge
  • Patzek T. W. and Croft, G., “Supporting Online Materials to A Global Coal Production Forecast with Multi-Hubbert Cycle Analysis,” Energy, doi:10.1016/j.energy.2010.02.009, 35; 35 pp., 2010
Keywords:
Carbon emissions; IPCC scenarios; Coal production peak; Coal supply; Conservation; Efficiency
  • Patzek, Tadeusz W., and Gregory D. Croft. "A global coal production forecast with multi-Hubbert cycle analysis." Energy 35, no. 8 (2010): 3109-3122.
Keywords:
Carbon emissions; IPCC scenarios; Coal production peak; Coal supply; Conservation; Efficiency
  • Patzek, T. W., “A Probabilistic Model of the Switchgrass Ethanol Cycle,” Sustainability Journal 2, pp. 3158-3194, 2010
Keywords:
cellulose; yield; conservation law; GHG emissions; monte carlo
  • Patzek, T. W., "Peaks Everywhere," Invited Seminar at the Astronomy Department, UT Austin, November 2, 2010
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  • Schwarz, K., Patzek, T. W. and Silin D. B., “Dispersion by wind of CO2 leaking from underground storage: Comparison of analytical solution with simulation,” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 3(4), p. 422 – 430, 2009
Keywords:
CO2 storage; CO2 leakage; Numerical simulation; Atmospheric surface layer; Advection–diffusion equation; Analytical solution
  • Silin D. B., Patzek, T. W. and Benson, S. M., “A one-dimensional model of vertical gas plume migration through a heterogeneous porous medium,” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 3, p. 300-310, 2009
Keywords:
Geologic sequestration; Buoyancy; Countercurrent flow; Plume migration
  • Silin, D. B. and Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 124974, “Predicting Relative-Permeability Curves Directly From Rock Images,” 2009 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 4-7 October 2009
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  • Croft, G. and Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 120174, “The Future of California's Oil Supply,” to be presented at the SPE Western Regional Meeting, San Jose, CA, 24-26 March 2009
Keywords:
California, oil production, supply trends, sour crudes, competitive advantage
  • ​Patzek, Tad W. "A first law thermodynamic analysis of biodiesel production from soybean." Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society 29, no. 3 (2009): 194-204.
Keywords:
biofuel, sustainability, energy, mass, balance
  • Patzek, T. W. and Croft, G., “Potential for Coal-to-Liquids Conversion in the U.S. – Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis,” Natural Resources Research Journal, 18(3). p. 181-191, 2009
Keywords:
Efficiency, emissions, CO2 sequestration, natural gas, electricity, renewables
  • Croft, G. and Patzek, T. W., “Potential for Coal-to-Liquids Conversion in the U.S. – Resource Base,” Natural Resources Research Journal, 18(3). p. 173-180, 2009
Keywords:
Hubbert curve, production, history, reserves, coal ranks
  • Holtzman, R., D. B. Silin, and T. W. Patzek, “Mechanical properties of granular materials: A variational approach to grain-scale simulations,” International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 33(3), 391-404, 2009
Keywords:
granular matter; grain-scale simulations; quasi-static deformation; variational approach; micromechanics; hydrate dissociation
  • Baum, A. W., Patzek, T. W., Bender, M., Renich, S. and Jackson, W., “The Visible, Sustainable Farm: A Comprehensive Energy Analysis of a Midwestern Farm,” Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences, 28(4), p. 218–239, 2009
Keywords:
Chemicals-free, draft horse, photovoltaics, livestock, organic, crop, rotation
  • Patzek, T. W. Expert Report of Tadeusz Patzek in the Matter of Hawaiian Electrical Company vs. The Life of the Land, Honolulu, Hawaii, July 30, 2008
Keywords:
Climate change, GHG, carbon dioxide, energy, conservation, electricity, wind, photovoltaics, biofuel, sustainability, tropics, forest
  • Patzek, T.W.,"Agriculture: Tendencies & Deficiencies," December 9, 2008, 12:00 – 14:00, International Conference: Natural Resources and the Caribbean: Governance, Social Cohesion and Sustainable Development Hayatt Cancun Caribe, Blvd. Kukulcan, Km. 10.5, Quintana Roo, cp. 77500, Mexico
Keywords:
Industrial, agriculture, chemical, pesticide, herbicide, sustainability, erosion, biodiversity
  • Patzek, T. W., “Can the Earth Deliver the Biomass-for-Fuel We Demand?” Chapter 2 in Biofuels, Solar and Wind as Renewable Energy Systems – Benefits and Risks, D. Pimentel, Editor, Springer Verlag, Berlin, 2008
Keywords:
Agriculture, agrofuel, biomass, biorefinery, boundary, crop, ecology, energy, ethanol, fuel production, model mass balance, net energy, value, plantation, population, sustainability, thermodynamics, tropics, yield
  • Holtzman, R., Silin, D. B., and Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 114223: “Micromechanics of Hydrate Dissociation in Marine Sediments by Grain-Scale Simulations,” presented at the 2008 SPE Western Regional and Pacific Section AAPG Joint Meeting held in Bakersfield, California, U.S.A., 31 March-2 April 2008.
Keywords:
Sediment, strength, failure, collapse, weakening, seafloor
  • Patzek, T. W. “Exponential growth, energetic Hubbert cycles, and the advancement of technology,” Arch. Min. Sci., 53(2), p. 131–159, 2008
Keywords:
crude oil natural gas ultimate recovery Alaska deposits economy natural resources
  • Patzek, T. W, “Thermodynamics of Agricultural Sustainability: The Case of US Maize Agriculture,” Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences 27(4) p. 272-293, 2008
Keywords:
ecosystem, organic, irreversible, process, entropy, energy
  • Pimentel, D. and Patzek, T. W., and Gerald, C., “Ethanol Production: Energy, Economic, and Environmental Losses,” Rev. Environ. Contam. Toxicol., 189:25-41, 2007​​
Keywords:
Biomass, biofuel, conversion, thermodynamic, efficiency, corn, agriculture, fermentation, distillation, biorefinery
  • Patzek, T. W., “An Unstable Concoction of Interests,” Editorial, Daily Californian, March 9, 2007
Keywords:
Energy, Biosciences, Institute, BP, Berkeley, GMO, Monsanto, Dupont, Savia, Amyris, corporate, research, academia, sale, Somerville
  • Holtzman, R., Silin, D. B., Patzek, T. W. (2007) The Strength of Hydrate-Bearing Sediments: A Grain-Scale Approach, Trans. AGU Fall Meeting, Abstract T43E-04.
Keywords:
Sediment, strength, failure, collapse, weakening
  • Patzek, Lucas, J. and Patzek, T. W., "The Disastrous Local and Global Impacts of Tropical Biofuel Production," Featured Story, Energy Tribune, March 2007 issue, pages 19-22
Keywords:
Biofuel, Indonesia, Palm Oil
  • Patzek, T. W., “A First-Law Thermodynamic Analysis of the Corn-Ethanol Cycle,” Natural Resource Research, 15(4), 255-270, 2007
Keywords:
Net energy, biorefinery, efficiency, coproduct, emissions, environment, cost
  • Patzek, T. W., OECD Dinner Speech at the Ministerial OECD Round Table on Sustainable Development, “Biofuels: Is the Cure Worse than the Disease?” OECD Headquarters, Chȃteau de la Muette, 2 rue Andre Pascal, 75016 Paris, September 11, 2007
Keywords:
Security, Shakespeare, nuclear, reactor, biofuels, tropical, ecosystem, destruction, sustainability
  • ​Patzek, T. W., “How Can We Outlive Our Way of Life?” Paper prepared for the Ministerial OECD Round Table on Sustainable Development, “Biofuels: Is the Cure Worse than the Disease?” OECD Headquarters, Chȃteau de la Muette, 2 rue Andre Pascal, 75016 Paris, September 12, 2007
Keywords:
Fossil, fuel, agrofuel, photovoltaics, net primary productivity, tropical, ecosystem, sustainability, collapse
  • Patzek, Tad W. "The Earth, Energy, and Agriculture." Climate Change and the Future of the American West—Exploring the Legal and Policy Dimensions, Boulder, Colorado (2006): 7-9.
Keywords:
Power, exogenous, endogenous, consumption, planet, plant, productivity, net
  • Silin D. B., Patzek, T. W. and Benson, S. M., Paper SPE 103145: “Exact Solutions in a Model of Vertical Gas Migration,” 2006 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A., 24-27 September 2006.
Keywords:
Layered, rock, carbon dioxide, sequestration, geologic, gravity, capillarity, viscosity
  • Patzek, T. W., “Corn Ethanol: Laundering Fossil Fuels, Bilking Taxpayers, Damaging the Environment,” Cover Story, Energy Tribune, pp. 11 -13, April 2006.
Keywords:
corn ethanol
  • Pimentel, D. and Patzek, T. W., “Green Plants, Fossil Fuels, and Now Biofuels,” Bioscience, 56(11) 875, 2006
Keywords:
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  • Patzek, T. W., “A Statistical Analysis of the Theoretical Yield of Ethanol from Corn Starch,” Natural Resource Research, 15(3), 205-212, 2006
Keywords:
Starch, extractable, total, statistics, Monte Carlo, distribution
  • Patzek, T. W., “The Real Biofuel Cycles,” Online Supporting Material to Science 312, 1747, June 26, 2006
Keywords:
Energy, balance, thermodynamic, efficiency, First Law, corn, switchgrass, biorefinery, GHG, emissions
  • Patzek, T. W., “The Real Biofuel Cycles,” Letter to Science, Science 312, 1747, June 26, 2006
Keywords:
Net, energy, analysis, balance, thermodynamic, efficiency, GHG, emissions
  • Silin, D. B., Korneev, V. A., Goloshubin, G. M., and Patzek, T. W., “A Low-Frequency Asymptotic Analysis of Seismic Reflection from a Fluid-Saturated Medium,” Transport in Porous Media, 62 (3) 283-305, 2006
Keywords:
low-frequency signal, Darcy’s law, seismic reflection
  • Silin, D. B. and Patzek, T.W., “Pore space morphology analysis using maximal inscribed spheres,” Physica A, 371(2) p. 336-360, 2006
Keywords:
Pore space morphology; Connectivity; Two-phase flow; Capillary pressure
  • ​Silin, Dmitry Borisovich, Michael John Holtzman, Tadeusz Wiktor Patzek, James L. Brink, and Michael Minner. "SPE 95685: Waterflood Surveillance and Control: Incorporating Hall Plot and Slope Analysis." In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2005.
Keywords:
slope, analysis, modified Hall, mean, reservoir, pressure, estimate, verification, numerical, test
  • Silin, D. B, Holtzman, R., Patzek, T. W., and Brink, J. L. SPE 93879: “Monitoring Waterflood Operations: Hall’s Method Revisited,” 2005 SPE Western Regional Meeting, Irvine, CA, U.S.A., 30 March – 1 April 2005.
Keywords:
slope, analysis, modified Hall, mean, reservoir, pressure, estimate, verification, numerical, test
  • Patzek, Tad W., S-M. Anti, R. Campos, J. Lee, B. Li, J. Padnick, and S-A. Yee. "Ethanol from corn: clean renewable fuel for the future, or drain on our resources and pockets?." Environment, Development and Sustainability 7, no. 3 (2005): 319-336.
Keywords:
carbon dioxide, corn, energy balance, ethanol, fuel, nitrate, oxygenate, pollution, sequestration
  • Patzek, T.W., "The United States of America Meets the Planet Earth," Presented at the National Press Club, Washington, D. C., August 23, 2005.
Keywords:
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  • Juanes, R. A. and Patzek, T. W., “Multiscale-stabilized solutions to one-dimensional systems of conservation laws,” Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Engrg. 194 2781–2805 2005.
Keywords:
Stabilized finite elements; Multiscale; Shock-capturing; Porous media flow; Shallow water equations
  • Pimentel, D. and Patzek, T. W., “Ethanol Production Using Corn, Switchgrass, and Wood; Biodiesel Production Using Soybean and Sunflower.” Natural Resource Research 14 (1) 65–76, 2005.
Keywords:
Energy, biomass, fuel, natural resources, ethanol, biodiesel
  • Patzek T. W. and Pimentel D., “Thermodynamics of Energy Production from Biomass,” Invited paper in Critical Reviews of Plant Sciences, 24 1-38, 2005.
Keywords:
biomass, biofuel, ecosystem, sustainability, renewability, cycle, thermodynamics, energy, exergy, acacia, eucalypt, sugarcane, solar
  • Patzek, T. W. and CE24 Freshmen, "The Overall Energy Balance of a Hydrogen Bus in Berkeley," rejected by Science, Berkeley, CA, May 2004.
Keywords:
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  • Juanes, R, Patzek, T. W., and Knut, A. L., “Hyperbolic Systems of Three-Phase Flow in Porous Media,” Presented at the Gordon Conference Flow & Transport in Permeable Media, Oxford, U.K., July 15, 2004.
Keywords:
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  • Guodong, J., Patzek, T. W., and Silin, D. B, Paper SPE 90084: “Direct Prediction of the Absolute Permeability of Unconsolidated and Consolidated Reservoir Rock,” SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in Houston, Texas, U.S.A., 26–29 September 2004.
Keywords:
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  • Juanes, R. and Patzek, T. W., “Multiscale finite element methods for miscible and immiscible flow in porous media,” J. Hydraulic Research, 42 Extra Issue 131–140, 2004.
Keywords:
Flow in porous media, conservation laws, multiscale phenomena, finite elements, stabilized methods
  • Juanes, R. and Patzek, T. W., “Analytical solution to the Riemann problem of three-phase flow in porous media,Transport in Porous Media, 55 1 47-70, 2004.
Keywords:
Juanes, R. and Patzek, T. W., “Analytical solution to the Riemann problem of three-phase flow in porous media,” Transport in Porous Media, 55 1 47-70, 2004.
  • Juanes, R. and Patzek, T. W., “Relative permeabilities for strictly hyperbolic models of three-phase flow in porous media,” Transport in Porous Media, 57 125-152, 2004.
Keywords:
three-phase flow, relative permeability, hyperbolic system, conservation laws, elliptic regions, Oak experiments
  • ​Al-Futaisi, A. and Patzek, T. W., “Secondary Imbibition in NAPL-invaded Mixed-Wet Sediments,” Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 74 1-4 p61-81, 2004.
Keywords:
Pore network; Mixed-wet; Relative permeability; Capillary pressure; Secondary imbibition; Initial water saturation; Trapping
  • Juanes, R. A. and Patzek, T. W., “Three-phase displacement theory: An improved description of relative permeabilities,” SPEJ, 9 3 302-313, September 2004.
Keywords:
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  • Silin, D. B. and Patzek, T. W., “On the Barenblatt model of non-equilibrium imbibition,” Transport in Porous Media, 54 297-322, 2004.
Keywords:
non-equilibrium two-phase flow, countercurrent, imbibition, asymptotic solution
  • Silin, D. B., Jin, G., and Patzek, T. W., “Robust determination of the pore-space morphology in sedimentary rocks,” Journal of Petroleum Technology, 69-70, May 2004.
Keywords:
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  • ​Patzek, Tad W. "Thermodynamics of the corn-ethanol biofuel cycle." Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences 23, no. 6 (2004): 519-567.
Keywords:
biofuel, ethanol, fossil fuels, corn, sustainability, thermodynamics, energy, entropy, exergy, solar
  • Juanes, R., Patzek, T.W., Paper SPE 84369: “Multiscale Numerical Modeling of Three-phase Flow,” SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in Denver, Colorado, U.S.A., 5-8 October 2003.
Keywords:
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  • Silin, D. B, Guodong, J., and Patzek, T. W., SPE 84296: “Robust Determination of the Pore Space Morphology in Sedimentary Rocks,” Prepared for presentation at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in Denver, Colorado, U.S.A., 5-8 October 2003.
Keywords:
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  • Guodong, J., Patzek, T. W., and Silin, D. B, Paper SPE 83587: “Physics-based Reconstruction of Sedimentary Rocks,” SPE Western Regional/AAPG Pacific Section Joint Meeting, Long Beach, California, U.S.A, 19-24 May 2003.
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  • Juanes, R., Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 83445: “Relative Permeabilities in Three-Phase Co-current Displacements with Gravity,” SPE Western Regional/AAPG Pacific Section Joint Meeting, Long Beach, California, U.S.A, 19-24 May 2003.
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  • Al-Futaisi, A. and Patzek, T. W., “Three-Phase Hydraulic Conductance in Angular Capillaries,” SPEJ, 8 3 252-261, September 2003.
Keywords:
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  • Al-Futaisi, A. and Patzek, T. W., “Extension of the Hoshen-Kopelman Algorithm to a Non-lattice Environment,” Physica A, 321 3-4 665-678, 2003.
Keywords:
Cluster labeling; Hoshen–Kopelman algorithm; Non-lattice; Disordered networks; Continuum systems
  • Al-Futaisi, A. and Patzek, T. W., “Impact of Wettability on Two-Phase Flow Characteristics of Sedimentary Rocks: A Quasi-Static Model,” Water Resources Research J., 39 2 1042-1055, 2003.
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  • Barenblatt, G. I., Silin, D. B., and Patzek, T. W., “The Mathematical Model of Non-Equilibrium Effects in Water-Oil Displacement,” SPEJ, 8 4 409-416, December 2003
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  • Patzek, T. W., Silin, D. B., Benson, S. M. and Barenblatt, G. I., “On Vertical Diffusion of Gases in a Horizontal Reservoir,” Transport in Porous Media, 51 2 141-156, 2003.
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Diffusion, ideal gas, reservoir, approximate solution, connate water, retardation, self-similar solution
  • Brink, J. L., Patzek, T. W., Silin D. B. and Fielding E. J., Paper SPE 77646: “Lost Hills Field Trial - Incorporating New Technology for Reservoir Management,” Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, San Antonio, TX, Sept 29 –Oct 2, 2002.
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  • Juanes, R. A. and Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 77539: “Three-phase displacement theory: An improved description of relative permeabilities,” Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, San Antonio, TX, Sept 29 –Oct 2, 2002.
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  • Barenblatt, G. I., Silin, D. B., and Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 75169: “The Mathematical Model of Non-Equilibrium Effects in Water-Oil Displacement,” Proceedings of the SPE/DOE 13th Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery, Tulsa, OK, 13-17 April, 2002.
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  • Barenblatt, G. I., Patzek, T. W., Prostakishyn, V. M., and Silin, D. B., Paper SPE 75230: “Oil Deposits in Diatomites: A New Challenge for Subterranean Mechanics,” Proceedings of the SPE/DOE 13th Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery, Tulsa, OK, 13-17 April, 2002.
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  • Juanes, R., A. and Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 75231: “Multiple-Scale Stabilized Finite Elements for the Simulation of Tracer Injections and Waterflood,” Proceedings of the SPE/DOE 13th Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery, Tulsa, OK, 13-17 April, 2002.
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  • Al-Futaisi, A. and Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 75193: “Three-Phase Hydraulic Conductance in Angular Capillaries,” Proceedings of the SPE/DOE 13th Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery, Tulsa, OK, 13-17 April, 2002.
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  • ​Patzek, Tad W., Dmitriy B. Silin, and Eric Fielding. "Use of satellite radar images in surveillance and control of two giant oilfields in California." In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2001.
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  • Patzek, T. W., Silin, D. B., and Barenblatt, G. I., “Impact of Rock Micro- and Macrostructure on the Behavior of Two-phase Flow,” Invited Paper, Presented at the 22nd Annual International Energy Agency Workshop and Symposium, Vienna, Austria, September 10-12, 2001.
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  • Silin, D. B. and Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 74709, “Support Operator Method in Identification of Permeability Tensor Orientation,” SPEJ, 6 4 385-398, December 2001.
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  • Silin D. B. and Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 71751: "Control Model of Water Injection into a Layered Formation," SPEJ, 6 3 253-261, September 2001.
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  • Patzek, T. W., "Verification of a Complete Pore Network Simulator of Drainage and Imbibition," SPE 71310, SPEJ, 6 2 144-156, June 2001.
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  • Patzek, T .W. and Kristensen, J. G., “Shape Factor and Hydraulic Conductance in Noncircular Capillaries: II. Two-Phase Creeping Flow,” J. Colloid and Interface Sci., 236 305-317 April 2001.
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corner flow; capillarity; shape factor; pore network; two-phase phase flow; correlation
  • Patzek, T. W. and Silin, D. B., “Shape Factor and Hydraulic Conductance in Noncircular Capillaries: I. One-Phase Creeping Flow,” J. Colloid and Interface Sci., 236 295-304 April 2001.
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noncircular capillary; shape factor; pore network; hydraulic conductance; one-phase flow; conformal mapping
  • ​Silin, Dmitriy B., and Tad W. Patzek. "Water injection into a low-permeability rock-2: Control model." Transport in porous media 43, no. 3 (2001): 557-580.
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waterflood, hydrofracture, optimal injection, controller, quadratic optimization
  • ​Patzek, Tad W., and Dmitriy B. Silin. "Water Injection into a Low-Permeability Rock-1 Hydrofracture Growth." Transport in Porous Media 43, no. 3 (2001): 537-555.
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optimal control, hydrofracture growth, waterflood, transient flow, generalized Carter, model, self-similar solution
  • Patzek, T. W. and Silin, D. B., “Use of InSAR in Surveillance and Control of a Large Field Project,” Invited Paper No. 12, Presented at the 21st Annual International Energy Agency Workshop and Symposium, Edinburgh, Scotland, September 19-22, 2000.
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  • ​Patzek, Tadeusz, Michael Wilt, and G. M. Hoversten. "Using crosshole electromagnetics (EM) for reservoir characterization and waterflood monitoring." In SPE Permian Basin Oil and Gas Recovery Conference. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2000.
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  • Silin, Dmitriy B., and Tad W. Patzek. "Support-operators method in the identification of permeability tensor orientation." In SPE/DOE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2000.
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  • Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 59312, "Verification of a Complete Pore Simulator Model of Drainage and Imbibition," 2000 SPE/DOE Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery, Tulsa, OK, April 3-5, 2000.
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  • Silin, D. B., and Patzek, T. W., Paper SPE 59300, "Control of Water Injection into a Layered Formation," 2000 SPE/DOE Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery, Tulsa, OK, April 3-5, 2000.
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  • De, Asoke, Dmitriy B. Silin, and Tad W. Patzek. "Waterflood surveillance and supervisory control." In SPE/DOE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2000.
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  • Patzek, T. W. and A. De, "Lossy Transmission Line Model of Hydrofractured Well Dynamics," J. of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 25 1-2, 59-77 January 2000.
Keywords:
Hydrofracture extension; Hydrofracture monitoring; Hydraulic impedance analysis; Electrical transmission line model; Stoneley wave propagation
  • Rector III, J. W., Dong, Q. and Patzek, T. W., "Passive characterization of hydrofracture properties using signals from hydraulic pumps," J. of Petroleum Science and Engineering 27 1-2 49-58, June 2000.
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crosshole seismic; hydrofracture; conical wave
  • Patzek, T. W. and A. De, Paper SPE 46195, "Lossy Transmission Line Model of Hydrofractured Well Dynamics," presented at the 1998 Western Regional Meeting in Bakersfield, CA, May 10-13, 1998.
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  • Patzek, T. W. and D. B. Silin, "Control of Fluid Injection into a Low-Permeability Rock. Hydrofracture Growth," in the Proceedings of the 9th International Scientific and Technical Conference "New Methods and Technologies in Petroleum Geology, Drilling and Reservoir Engineering," Volume II, 311-317, AGH, Krakow, Poland, July 2-3, 1998.
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  • Patzek, T. W. and D. M. Silin, Paper SPE 39698, “Control of Fluid Injection into a Low-Permeability Rock. 1. Hydrofracture Growth,” presented at the SPE/DOE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium, Tulsa, Oklahoma, 19–22 April 1998.
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  • Vegas-Landeau, M. A., Rick Propp, T. W. Patzek, and Phillip Colella. "Sequential semi-implicit algorithm for computing discontinuous flows in porous media." SPE Journal 3, no. 02 (1998): 200-208.
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  • ​Patzek, Tad W., and Patrick J. Sullivan. "Statistical Characterization of Metal-Contaminated Fills." In SPE Western Regional Meeting. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1997.
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  • ​Zwahlen, Eric D., and Tad W. Patzek. "A comparison of mapping schemes for reservoir characterization." In SPE Western Regional Meeting. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1997.
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Alternating Conditional Expectation, ACE, geostatistics, variable, transform
  • Zwahlen, E. D. and T. W. Patzek, Paper SPE 38290, “Linear Transient Flow Solution for Primary Oil Recovery with Infill and Conversion to Water Injection,” presented at the 1997 SPE Western Regional Meeting, Long Beach, California, 25–27 June 1997.
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  • Nikravesh M., M. Soroush, M. Johnston and T. W. Patzek, Paper SPE 37445, “Design of Smart Wellhead Controllers for Optimal Fluid Injection Policy and Producibility in Petroleum Reservoirs: A Neural Network-Model Predictive Approach,” presented at the SPE Production Operations Symposium, March 9-11, 1997, Oklahoma City. OK.
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  • Nikravesh M., M. Soroush, M. Johnston and T. W. Patzek, “Design of Smart Wellhead Controllers for Optimal Fluid Injection Policy and Producibility in Petroleum Reservoirs: Neuro-Geometric Approach,” Paper SPE 37557, presented at the 1997 International Thermal Operations and Heavy Oil Symposium, 10-12 February, Bakersfield, CA.
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  • ​Cohen, David, T. W. Patzek, and C. J. Radke. "Onset of mobilization and the fraction of trapped foam in porous media." Transport in porous media 28, no. 3 (1997): 253-284.
Keywords:
foam, mobilization, network simulation, pressure gradient, trapping, diffusion
  • Zwahlen, E. and T. W. Patzek, “Linear Transient Flow Solution for Primary Oil Recovery with Infill and Conversion to Water Injection,” In Situ, 21 4 297-330, September 1997.
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  • Kovscek, A. R., T. W. Patzek and M. Johnston, "Evaluation of Rock/Fracture Interactions during Steam Injection through Vertical Hydrofractures,” SPE Production and Facilities, 100-105, May 1997.
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  • ​Kovscek, Anthony R., W. Patzek Tadeusz, and Clayton J. Radke. "Mechanistic foam flow simulation in heterogeneous and multidimensional porous media." SPE Journal 2, no. 04 (1997): 511-526.
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  • Kovscek, A. R., M. Johnston and T. W. Patzek, “Interpretation of Hydrofracture Geometry Using Temperature Transients II: Asymmetric Hydrofractures,” In Situ, 20 3, 251-289, September 1996.
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  • ​Vegas-Landeau, M. A., R. Propp, P. Colella, and T. W. Patzek. A sequential explicit-implicit algorithm for computing discontinuous flows in porous media. No. CONF-961003--. Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Inc., Richardson, TX (United States), 1996.
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  • ​Nikravesh, Masoud, A. R. Kovscek, and T. W. Patzek. "Dividing oil fields into regions with similar characteristic behavior using neural network and fuzzy logic approaches." In Fuzzy Information Processing Society, 1996. NAFIPS., 1996 Biennial Conference of the North American, pp. 164-169. IEEE, 1996.
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engineering computing, fuzzy logic, neural nets, nonlinear systems, oil technology, pattern recognition, surveillance
  • ​Garg, A., A. R. Kovscek, M. Nikravesh, L. M. Castanier, and T. W. Patzek. "CT scan and neural network technology for construction of detailed distribution of residual oil saturation during waterflooding." In SPE Western Regional Meeting. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1996.
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  • ​Nikravesh, M., A. R. Kovscek, A. S. Murer, and T. W. Patzek. "Neural networks for field-wise waterflood management in low permeability, fractured oil reservoirs." In SPE Western Regional Meeting. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1996.
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  • ​Garg, Amitabh, Eric Zwahlen, and Tad W. Patzek. "Experimental and numerical studies of one-dimensional imbibition in berea sandstone." Proceedings of the Sixteenth Annual American Geophysical Union Hydrology Days, Fort Collins, CO (1996): 15-18.
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  • ​Kovscek, A. R., R. M. Johnston, and T. W. Patzek. "Analysis of hydrofracture geometry and matrix/fracture interactions during steam injection." In SPE/DOE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1996.
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  • ​Nikravesh, M., A. R. Kovscek, R. M. Johnston, and T. W. Patzek. "Prediction of formation damage during fluid injection into fractured, low permeability reservoirs via neural networks." In SPE Formation Damage Control Symposium. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1996.
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  • Patzek, T. W., “Field Applications of Foam for Mobility Improvement and Profile Control," SPE Distinguished Lecture Paper, SPE Reservoir Eng. J., 79-85, May 1996.
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  • ​Ilderton, David Colin, T. W. Patzek, J. W. Rector, and H. J. Vinegar. "Passive imaging of hydrofractures in the South Belridge diatomite." SPE Formation Evaluation 11, no. 01 (1996): 46-54.
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  • ​Cohen, David, T. W. Patzek, and C. J. Radke. "Two-dimensional network simulation of diffusion-driven coarsening of foam inside a porous medium." Journal of colloid and interface science 179, no. 2 (1996): 357-373.
Keywords:
foam; porous media; diffusion; network simulation
  • ​Kovscek, A. R., R. M. Johnston, and T. W. Patzek. "Interpretation of hydrofracture geometry during steam injection using temperature transients. 1. Model formulation and verification." In Situ 20, no. 3 (1996): 251-288.
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  • ​Touchard, Gérard G., Tadeusz W. Patzek, and Clayton J. Radke. "A physicochemical explanation for flow electrification in low-conductivity liquids in contact with a corroding wall." Industry Applications, IEEE Transactions on 32, no. 5 (1996): 1051-1057.
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electric field effects, electrohydrodynamics, electrostatics, flow, laminar flow, pipe flow, space charge
  • Kovscek, A. R., T. W. Patzek and M. Johnston, Paper SPE 29622, "Evaluation of Rock/Fracture Interactions During Steam Injection Through Vertical Hydrofractures," in the Proceedings of the SPE Western Regional Meeting, Bakersfield, March 1995.
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  • ​Patzek, T. W., O. A. Basaran, R. E. Benner, and L. E. Scriven. "Nonlinear oscillations of two-dimensional, rotating inviscid drops." Journal of Computational Physics 116, no. 1 (1995): 3-25.
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  • ​Kovscek, A. R., T. W. Patzek, and C. J. Radke. "A mechanistic population balance model for transient and steady-state foam flow in Boise sandstone." Chemical Engineering Science 50, no. 23 (1995): 3783-3799.
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  • ​Basaran, Osman A., Tadeusz W. Patzek, Robert E. Benner Jr, and L. E. Scriven. "Nonlinear oscillations and breakup of conducting, inviscid drops in an externally applied electric field." Industrial & engineering chemistry research 34, no. 10 (1995): 3454-3465.
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  • Ilderton, D., T. W. Patzek, J. W. Rector and H. J. Vinegar, Paper SPE 28383 , "Passive Imaging of Hydrofractures in the South Belridge Diatomite," in the Proceedings of 1994 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, New Orleans, LA, 25-28 September, 1994.
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  • ​Touchard, Gerard G., Tad W. Patzek, and Clayton J. Radke. "A physicochemical explanation for flow electrification in low conductivity liquids." In Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting, 1994., Conference Record of the 1994 IEEE, pp. 1669-1675. IEEE, 1994.
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dielectric liquids, electrochemistry, laminar flow, pipe flow, space charge, static electrification
  • ​Kovscek, A. R., T. W. Patzek, and C. J. Radke. "Mechanistic prediction of foam displacement in multidimensions: A population balance approach." In SPE/DOE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1994.
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  • ​Kovscek, A. R., T. W. Patzek, and C. J. Radke. Simulation of foam displacement in porous media. No. LBL--34466; CONF-931088--3. Lawrence Berkeley Lab., CA (United States), 1993.
Keywords:
Petroleum; Porous Materials; Fluid Flow; Foams; Sandstones; Petroleum; Enhanced Recovery; Mobility; Control; Simulation; Mathematical Models; Experimental Data; Drilling And Production
  • ​Ilderton, David C., Tadeusz W. Patzek, James W. Rector, and Harold J. Vinegar. "Microseismic Imaging of Hydrofractures with the Aid of Conical Waves." In 63rd SEG Meeting, pp. 267-270. 1993.
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  • ​Adenekan, A. E., and T. W. Patzek. "Cleaning Up Spilled Gasoline With Steam: Compositional Simulations." In SPE Symposium on Reservoir Simulation. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1993.
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  • ​Adenekan, A. E., and T. W. Patzek. "Modeling of Multiphase Transport of Multicomponent Organic Contaminants." Water Resources Research 29, no. 11 (1993): 3727-3740.
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  • ​Patzek, Tad W. "Self-similar collapse of stationary bulk foams." AIChE journal 39, no. 10 (1993): 1697-1707.
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  • ​Adenekan, A. E., and T. W. Patzek. "Removing petroleum hydrocarbons from soil and groundwater by steam injection: numerical modeling." Preprints-American Chemical Society. Division of Petroleum Chemistry 37, no. 3 (1992): 866-873.
Keywords:
Environmental protection; Water pollution; Aquifers; Aquifer system; Petroleum product; Hydrocarbon; Pollution control; Enhanced recovery; Steam injection; Numerical simulation; Modeling; Oil spill
  • ​Patzek, T. W. "Surveillance of South Belridge Diatomite." In SPE Western Regional Meeting. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1992.
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  • ​Patzek, T. W., R. E. Benner, O. A. Basaran, and L. E. Scriven. "Nonlinear oscillations of inviscid free drops." Journal of Computational Physics 97, no. 2 (1991): 489-515.
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  • ​Patzek, T. W., and M. T. Koinis. "Kern River steam-foam pilots." Journal of Petroleum Technology 42, no. 04 (1990): 496-503.
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  • ​Patzek, T. W., and N. A. Myhill. "Simulation of the bishop steam foam pilot." In SPE California Regional Meeting. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 1989.
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  • Patzek, T. W. and M. T. Koinis, Paper SPE/DOE 17380, "Kern River Steam Foam Pilots," in the Proceedings of SPE/DOE Enhanced Oil Recovery Symposium, Tulsa, Oklahoma, April 17 - 20, 1988.
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  • Patzek, T. W., "Modeling of Foam Flow in Porous Media by the Population Balance Method," Chapter 16 in the Surfactant-Based Mobility Control, D. H. Smith, Editor, American Chemical Society, Symposium Series, Volume 373, Washington, D.C., 1988.
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  • ​Falls, A. H., G. J. Hirasaki, TW E. al Patzek, D. A. Gauglitz, D. D. Miller, and T. Ratulowski. "Development of a mechanistic foam simulator: the population balance and generation by snap-off." SPE reservoir engineering 3, no. 03 (1988): 884-892.
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  • ​Patzek, T. W., and L. E. Scriven. "Capillary forces exerted by liquid drops caught between crossed cylinders. A 3-D meniscus problem with free contact line." In 2d International Colloquium on Drops and Bubbles, vol. 1, pp. 308-314. 1982.
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Cylindrical Bodies, Drops (Liquids), Interfacial Tension, Liquid-Solid Interfaces, Liquid-Vapor Interfaces, Menisci, Drop Size, Eigenvalues, Finite Element Method, Galerkin Method, Laplace Equation, Surface Energy