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PTE322 Fundamentals of Reservoir Engineering

[3–0, 3 cr.]

Classification of subsurface reservoirs by type and recovery mechanism; analysis and prediction of reservoir performance by use of volumetric and material balance and state flow equations, influx theory, application of principles of reservoir analysis and modeling concepts to the determination of reservoir behavior and education; reserve estimates; introduction to displacement processes. 

Prerequisites: PTE200 Introduction to Petroleum Engineering, PTE320 Reservoir Petrophysics and MEE301 Thermodynamics.