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PTE534 Advanced Well Test Analysis

[3–0, 3 cr.]

Well test objectives and concepts; pressure transient analysis; analytical techniques employed to solve complex well test problems; pressure derivative analysis; production time effects on buildup analysis; pressure transient analysis for fractured wells; layered reservoir testing; fluid flow equations and fundamental solutions; analytical solutions and their approximations; classical methods for drawdown and build-up analysis; bounded reservoirs; gas well testing, interference and pulse testing, test design; practical methods. 

Prerequisite: PTE431 Fundamentals of Well Test Analysis.