The following is a list of journal papers authored or co-authored by members of the MRST development team at SINTEF Digital
2022
O. Andersen, M. Kelley, V. Smith, R. Raziperchikoalee. Automatic calibration of a geomechanical model from sparse data for estimating stress in deep geological formations. SPE Journal, accepted, 2022. DOI: 10.2118/204006-PA
G. P. Oliveira, T. N. E. Rodrigues, and K.-A. Lie. GAWPS: A MRST-based module for wellbore proﬁling and graphical analysis of ﬂow units. Advances in Geo-Energy Research, 2022, 6(1): 38-53. 10.46690/ager.2022.01.04
2021
Ø. S. Klemetsdal, A. Moncorgé, H. M. Nilsen, O. Møyner, and K.-A. Lie. An adaptive sequential fully implicit domain-decomposition solver. SPE Journal, 2021. DOI: 10.2118/203991-PA
F. Watson, S. Krogstad, and K.-A. Lie. The use of flow diagnostics to rank model ensembles. Computational Geosciences, 2021. In press. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-021-10087-6.
Ø. S. Klemetsdal, A. Moncorgé, O. Møyner, and K-A. Lie. A numerical study of the additive Schwarz preconditioned exact Newton method (ASPEN) as a nonlinear preconditioner for immiscible and compositional porous media flow. Computational Geosciences, 2021. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-021-10090-x.
Ø. S. Klemetsdal, O. Møyner, A. Moncorgé, H. M. Nilsen, and K.-A. Lie. High-resolution compositional reservoir simulation with dynamic coarsening and local timestepping for unstructured grids. SPE Journal, 2021. DOI: 10.2118/203982-PA.
S. Ma, B. Ju, L. Zhao, K.-A. Lie, Y. Dong, Q. Zhang, and Y. Tian. Embedded discrete fracture modelling: flow diagnostics, non-Darcy flow, and well placement optimization. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 2021. DOI: 10.1016/j.petrol.2021.109477.
X. Raynaud, A. Pizzolato, A. Johansson, F. Caresani, A. Ferrari, O. Møyner, H. M. Nilsen, A. Cominelli, and K.-A. Lie. Toward accurate reservoir simulations on unstructured grids: design of simple error estimators and critical benchmarking of consistent discretization methods for practical implementation. SPE Journal, 2021. DOI: 10.2118/203920-PA.
H. Ni, O. Møyner, K.D. Kurtev, and S.M. Benson. Quantifying CO_{2} capillary heterogeneity trapping through macroscopic percolation simulation. Advances in Water Resources, 2021. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2021.103990.
O. Andersen and A. Sundal. Estimating caprock impact on CO_{2} migration in the Gassum formation using 2D seismic line data. Transport in Porous Media, 2021. DOI: 10.1007/s11242-021-01622-1.
S. Bosma, S. Klevtsov, O. Møyner, and N. Castelletto. Enhanced multiscale restriction-smoothed basis (MsRSB) preconditioning with applications to porous media flow and geomechanics. Journal of Computational Physics, Volume 428, 1 March 2021, 109934. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcp.2020.109934.
2020
E. Ahmed, C. Japhet, and M. Kern. Space-time domain decomposition for two-phase flow between different rock types. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering. Volume 371, 2020, 113294. DOI: 10.1016/j.cma.2020.113294.
O. Møyner, O. Andersen and H. M. Nilsen. Multi-model hybrid compositional simulator with application to segregated flow. Comp. Geosci., Vol. 24, pp. 775-787, 2020. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-019-09910-y.
O. Møyner and A. Moncorgé. Nonlinear domain decomposition scheme for sequential fully implicit formulation of compositional multiphase flow. Comp. Geosci., Vol. 24, pp.789-806, 2020. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-019-09848-12020.
G. Linga, O. Møyner, H.M. Nilsen, A. Moncorgé, and K.-A. Lie. An implicit local time-stepping method based on cell reordering for multiphase flow in porous media. Journal of Computational Physics: X, 16 March 2020, 100051. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpx.2020.100051
Ø. S. Klemetsdal and K.-A. Lie. Dynamic coarsening and local reordered nonlinear solvers for simulating transport in porous media. SPE Journal, Vol. 25, No. 04, pp. 2021–2040, 2020. DOI: 10.2118/201089-PA.
Ø. S. Klemetsdal, A. F. Rasmussen, O. Møyner, and K.-A. Lie. Efficient reordered nonlinear Gauss-Seidel solvers with higher order for black-oil models. Comput. Geosci., Vol. 24, pp. 593-607, 2020. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-019-09844-5, Springer Nature SharedIt
K.-A. Lie, T. S. Mykkeltvedt, and O. Møyner. A fully implicit WENO scheme on stratigraphic and unstructured polyhedral grids. Comput. Geosci., Vol. 24, pp. 405-423, 2020. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-019-9829-x, Springer Nature SharedIt
M. Collignon, Ø. S. Klemetsdal, O. Møyner, M. Alcanié, A. P. Rinaldi, H. Nilsen, and M. Lupi. Evaluating thermal losses and storage capacity in high-temperature aquifer thermal energy storage (HT-ATES) systems with well operating limits: insights from a study-case in the Greater Geneva Basin, Switzerland, Geothermics, Volume 85, 2020, 101773. DOI: 10.1016/j.geothermics.2019.101773
Ø. S. Klemetsdal, O. Møyner, and K.-A. Lie. Accelerating multiscale simulation of complex geomodels by use of dynamically adapted basis functions. Comput. Geosci., Vol. 24, pp. 459-476, 2020. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-019-9827-z, Springer Nature SharedIt
A. Moncorgé, O. Møyner, H.A. Tchelepi, and P. Jenny. Consistent upwinding for sequential fully implicit multiscale compositional simulation. Computational Geosciences, Vo. 24, pp. 533-550, 2020. DOI 10.1007/s10596-019-09835-6
2019
M. Ahmadinia, S. M.Shariatipour, O. Andersen, and M. Sadri. Benchmarking of vertically integrated models for the study of the impact of caprock morphology on CO_{2} migration. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, Vol. 90, 102802, 2019. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2019.102802.
H. A. Marefat, M. A. Ashjari Aghdam, and K.-A. Lie. Preserving vorticity improves the accuracy of multiscale solvers. J. Petrol. Sci. Eng., Vol. 182, July 2019. DOI: 10.1016/j.petrol.2019.106231
Ø. S. Klemetsdal, O. Møyner, and K.-A. Lie. Robust nonlinear Newton solver with adaptive interface-localized trust regions. SPE Journal, Vol. 24, Issue 04, pp. 1576-1594, 2019. DOI: 10.2118/195682-PA
R. L. Berge, Ø. S. Klemetsdal, and K.-A. Lie. Unstructured Voronoi grids conforming to lower-dimensional objects. Comput. Geosci., Vol. 23, Issue 1, pp 169-188, 2019. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-018-9790-0. Springer Nature SharedIt
M. G. Zefreh, H. M. Nilsen, K.-A. Lie, X. Raynaud, and F. Doster. Streamline simulation of a reactive advective flow with discontinuous flux function. Comput. Geosci., Volume 23, Issue 2, pp 255-271, 2019. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-018-9771-3.
O. Møyner and H. M. Nilsen. Multiresolution coupled vertical equilibrium model for fast flexible simulation of CO_{2} storage. Computational Geosciences, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp. 1-20, 2019. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-018-9775-z
2018
O. Møyner and H.A. Tchelepi. A mass-conservative sequential implicit multiscale method for isothermal equation-of-state compositional problems. SPE Journal, Volume 23, Issue 06, pp. 2376-2393, 2018. DOI: 10.2118/182679-PA
H. M. Nilsen, J.M. Nordbotten, and X. Raynaud. Comparison between cell-centered and nodal-based discretization schemes for linear elasticity. Computational Geosciences. Volume 22, Issue 1, pp 233 -260, 2018. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-017-9687-3
O. Andersen and H.M. Nilsen. Investigating simplified modeling choices for numerical simulation of CO_{2} storage with thermal effects. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas control, Vol. 72 pp. 49-64, 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.03.011
R. Allen, H. M. Nilsen, K.-A. Lie, O. Møyner, and O. Andersen. Using simplified methods to explore the impact of parameter uncertainty on CO_{2} storage estimates with application to the Norwegian Continental Shelf. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, Vol. 75, pp. 198-213, 2018. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.05.017
O. Andersen and H.M. Nilsen. Investigating simplified modeling choices for numerical simulation of CO_{2} storage with thermal effects. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, Volume 72, May 2018, Pages 49-64. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.03.011
O. Andersen, H. M. Nilsen, and X. Raynaud. Virtual element method for geomechanical simulations of reservoir models. Comput. Geosci., Volume 21, Issue 5 -6, pp 877 -893, 2017. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-017-9636-1
O. Møyner. Nonlinear solver for three-phase transport problems based on approximate trust regions. Comput. Geosci., Vol. 21, Issue 5-6, pp. 999-1021, 2017, DOI: 10.1007/s10596-017-9660-1
R. Allen, H. M. Nilsen, O. Andersen, and K.-A. Lie. On obtaining optimal well rates and placement for CO_{2} storage. Comput. Geosci., Volume 21, Issue 5-6, pp. 1403-1422, 2017. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-017-9631-6
K. Bao, A. Lavrov and H.M. Nilsen. Numerical modelling of non-Newtonian fluid flow in fractures and porous media. Computational Geosciences, Volume 21, Issue 5-6, pp 1313-1324, 2017. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-017-9639-y
O.A. Andersen, H.M. Nilsen, and S. Gasda. Modeling geomechanical impact of fluid storage in poroelastic media using precomputed response functions. Computational Geosciences, Volume 21, Issue 5-6, pp. 1135-1156, 2017. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-017-9674-8
H.M. Nilsen, I. Larsen, and X. Raynaud. Combining the modified discrete element method with the virtual element method for fracturing of porous media. Computational Geosciences, Volume 21, Issue 5-6, pp. 1059-1073, 2017. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-017-9668-6
O.A. Andersen, H.M. Nilsen, and S. Gasda. Vertical equilibrium flow models with fully coupled geomechanics for CO_{2} storage modeling, using precomputed mechanical response functions. Energy Procedia, Volume 114, pp. 3113-3131, 2017. DOI: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.1440
S.T. Hilden, H.M Nilsen, and X. Raynaud. Study of the well-posedness of models for the inaccessible pore volume in polymer flooding. Transp Porous Med 114, 65-86 (2016). DOI: 10.1007/s11242-016-0725-8
S.T. Hilden, C.F. Berg. An analysis of unsteady flooding processes: Varying force balance and the applicability of steady-state upscaling. Transport in Porous Media, October 2016, Volume 115, Issue 1, pp 125 -152. DOI: 10.1007/s11242-016-0757-0
I. Aavatsmark, B.K. Kometa, S. E. Gasda, T.H. Sandve, H.M. Nilsen. A generalized cubic equation of state with application to pure CO_{2} injection in aquifers. Comput. Geosci., June 2016, Volume 20, Issue 3, pp 623-635. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-015-9537-0
S. Krogstad, H.M. Nilsen and X. Raynaud. Reservoir management optimization using well-specific upscaling and control switching. Comp. Geosci., June 2016, Volume 20, Issue 3, pp 695 -706. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-015-9497-4
A. Codas, B. Foss, E. Camponogara, and S. Krogstad. Black-oil minimal fluid state parametrization for constrained reservoir control optimization. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Volume 143, pp. 35-43, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.petrol.2016.01.034
E. Suwartadi, S. Krogstad, B. Foss. Adjoint-based surrogate optimization of oil reservoir water flooding. Optimization and Engineering, Volume 16, Issue 2, pp. 441-481, 2015. DOI: 10.1007/s11081-014-9268-4
S. E. Gasda, H. M. Nilsen, H. K. Dahle, and W. G. Gray. Effective models for CO_{2} migration in geological systems with varying topography. Water Resour. Res., DOI: 10.1029/2012WR012264, in press.
E. Suwartadi, S. Krogstad, and B. Foss. Nonlinear output constraints handling for production optimization of oil reservoirs. Comput. Geosci., Vol. No. 2, pp. 499-517, 2012. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-011-9253-3.
S. Krogstad, V. L. Hauge, and A. F. Gulbransen. Adjoint multiscale mixed finite elements. SPE J., Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 162-171, 2011. DOI: 10.2118/119112-PA
E. Suwartadi, S. Krogstad, and B. Foss. Second-order adjoint-based control for multiphase flow in subsurface oil reservoirs. 49th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), pp.1866-1871, 15-17 Dec. 2010 DOI: 10.1109/CDC.2010.5716930.
E. Suwartadi, S. Krogstad, and B. Foss. A Lagrangian-barrier function for adjoint state constraints optimization of oil reservoirs water flooding. 49th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), pp. 3884-3889, 15-17 Dec. 2010. DOI: 10.1109/CDC.2010.5717749.