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PTE431 Fundamentals of Well Test Analysis

[3–0, 3 cr.]

Well test design and interpretation; analysis methods for pressure drawdown, buildup, and interference tests; principle of superposition and its application in well test analysis; average reservoir pressure estimation; effect of well bore conditions on pressure behavior; an introduction to drill stem testing and gas well testing.

Prerequisite: PTE330 Well Drilling.