Formation Evaluation - PTRL5107

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

School: School of Petroleum Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Sydney

Career: Postgraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 3

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Reservoir petrophysics. Basic parameters and relationships. Data control, acquisition and interpretation from cores, well logs and well tests. Integration of these data for the evaluation of hydrocarbon reservoirs.
General purpose well logs. Fluid and formation resistivities. Porosity measurements from cores and well logs. Wellsite log interpretation. Lithology, saturation and permeability studies. Hydrocarbon mobility determination. Shaly sand analysis. Complex reservoir interpretation. Practical work with core, log and well test data for reservoir quality evaluation and quantitative reservoir studies. Special Project (Ref: PTRL3023)
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