Doctoral theses using MRST

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Untersuchungen zur mehrphasigen Strömung und Verdampfung in porösen Medien

109. Nima Janatian Real-time optimization and control for oil production under uncertainty University of South-Eastern Norway.
108. Jiahui Chen Development and application of hydraulic fracturing simulation for analysis of fracture interference and distributed acoustic sensing characterization University of Alberta
107. Lluís Saló Salgado Numerical modeling of geologic carbon dioxide storage in faulted siliciclastic settings MIT
106. Zi Xian Leong Deep learning in data-limited geophysics: examples from GPR, time-lapse seismic, and microseismic Penn State University
105. Saleh Mohammed Al Nasser Mitigating the problem of non-uniqueness in fluid-flow modeling MIT
104. Joakim Rostrup Andersen Contributions to optimizing control – Inspired by challenges in oil and gas production NTNU
103. Zi Xian Leong Deep learning in data-limited geophysics: examples from GPR, time-lapse seismic, and microseismic Penn State University
102. Amine Tadjer Robust decision and data science application for reservoir management : probabilistic forecasting, history matching, sequential decision making and value-of-information University of Stavanger
101. Davide Losapio Improved numerical methods for flow in complex fractured reservoirs Politecnico di Milano
100. Bastian steffens Integrating geological uncertainty and dynamic data into modelling procedures for fractured reservoirs Heriot Watt University
99. Di Yang Risk-quantified decision making in reservoir management University of Alberta
98. Lisa Pasquinelli Heat storage in hot aquifers: the feasibility of high temperature aquifer thermal energy storage in denmark, the Gassum formation in the Stenlille structure Technical University of Denmark
97. Lesly Gutierrez Sosa Ultra-fast screening of stress-sensitive (naturally fractured) reservoirs using flow diagnostics Heriot Watt University
96. Xupeng He Fluid flow in fractured rocks: analysis and modeling KAUST
95. Tao Bai Machine learning for geomaterials and subsurface modeling University of Wyoming
94. Shams Joon Multi-sensor data assimilation for geological carbon storage monitoring design Pennsylvania State University
93. Paul David Morris Modeling the architecture and dynamic connectivity of deep-water channel systems using a forward stratigraphic model University of Texas at Austin
92. Jhabriel Daniel Varela Estigarribia A posteriori error estimation and modeling of unsaturated flow in fractured porous media University of Bergen
91. Narges Dashtbeshbadounak Upscaling multiphase flows in heterogeneous porous media and its application to EOR Sorbonne Université
90. Aliyuda Ali Machine learning based data-driven methods for modelling and simulation of pressure dynamics and fluid flow in natural gas reservoirs University of Sheffield
89. Sebastian B. M. Bosma Algorithms and discretization schemes for efficient simulation of multiphase flow and transport in porous media Stanford University
88. Soheil Esmaeilzadeh Multiscale direct numerical modeling of pore-scale and darcy-scale multiphase flow in porous media Stanford University
87. Masoud Ahmadinia Investigating the effect of top surface morphology on CO2 storage using numerical simulation Coventry University
86. Wenjuan Zhang Nonlinear finite volume methods for simulating flow and transport in fractured porous media Khalifa University
85. Mohammad Masoudi Near wellbore processes during carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS): an integrated modeling approach University of Oslo
84. Abay Molla Kassa The role of wettability alteration in subsurface CO2 storage: modeling and numerical analysis University of Bergen
83. Yiteng Li Robust and accurate VT flash calculation and efficient VT-flash based compositional flow simulation King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
82. Junzhe Jiang Analysis of the performance of ensemble methods in reservoir simulation history matching Texas Tech University
81. Amanzhol Kubeyev Development of computational modelling methods for solid and fluid mechanics in rough fractures with application for stress-permeability relationships Heriot Watt University
80. Traiwit Chung Geometry-based finite volume methods for modelling transport on micro-CT images University of New South Wales
79. Mingliang Liu Reservoir characterization and history matching with uncertainty quantification using ensemble-based data assimilation with data re-parameterization University of Wyoming
78. Ben James Callow Characterising the permeability and structure of fluid-escape conduits in sedimentary basins - application to geological carbon sequestration University of Southampton
77. Davide Illiano Robust solvers for fully coupled transport and flow in saturated/unsaturated porous media University of Bergen
76. Burcu Beykal Advances in data-driven modeling and global optimization of constrained grey-box computational systems Texas A&M
75. Muzammil Hussain Rammay Calibration and prediction improvement of imperfect subsurface flow models Heriot Watt University
74. Ouassim Khebzegga Advanced nonlinear techniques for compositional reservoir simulation Stanford University
73. Josimar Alves da Silva Junior Multiphase flow and fault poromechanics : understanding earthquake triggering and seismic hazard MIT
72. Mark Ashworth Multiscale dual-continuum modelling of deformable porous media Heriot Watt University
71. Hailun Ni Quantifying CO 2 capillary heterogeneity trapping through experiments, data analysis, and simulation Stanford University
70. Olga Fuks Physics informed machine learning and uncertainty propagation for multiphase transport in porous media Stanford University
69. Steen Hørsholt Operational optimization of oil reservoirs in the Danish North Sea DTU - Technical University of Denmark
68. Emmanuel I. Epelle Multiphase flow modelling for enhanced oil and gas drilling and production University of Edinburgh
67. Victoria E. Spooner Flow diagnostics for naturally fractured carbonate reservoirs Heriot Watt University
66. Lin Zhao Simulation study on water-flooding characteristics and water-plugging decision for horizontal wells in bottom water reservoir China University of Petroleum (Beijing)
65. Erik Nesvold Building informative priors for the subsurface with generative adversarial networks and graphs Stanford University
64. Daniel Ullmann de Brito Well control and field development optimization using new surrogate treatments Stanford University
63. Steen Hørsholt Operational pptimization of oil reservoirs in the Danish North Sea Technical University of Denmark
62. Lasse Hjuler Christiansen Optimal control of PDE-constrained systems Technical University of Denmark
61. Shahrizal Anuar Abdul Hamid Computational investigations of viscous fingering in enhanced oil recovery Imperical College London
60. Hardikkumar Ashokbhai Zalavadia Parametric model order reduction for optimization in closed loop field development using machine learning techniques Texas A&M
59. Mads Rongved Numerical simulation of fracture geomechanics: geothermal, CCS and petroleum applications NTNU
58. Boum Hee Lee Algorithm-aided decision-making in reservoir management University of Texas at Austin
57. Yuxi Wang Integrated production modeling to assess the effect of subsea water separation Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
56. Øystein S. Klemetsdal Efficient solvers for field-scale simulation of flow and transport in porous media NTNU
55. Runar Lie Berge Numerical methods for coupled processes in fractured porous media University of Bergen
54. Masoud Ghaderi Zefreh Dissolution and precipitation in subsurface reactive flow with common-ion effect Heriot Watt University
53. Daniel Wong Explicit-implicit representations of naturally fractured reservoirs Heriot Watt University
52. Krishna Chaitanya Nunna Upscaling and multiscale reservoir simulation using pressure transient concepts Texas A&M
51. David Landa-Marbán Mathematical modeling of microbial enhanced oil recovery with focus on bio-plug technology: from the pore to the core scale University of Bergen
50. Yuyun Zhao Discrete fracture modeling-based study on the complex fracture networks in tight reservoirs: numerical simulation and history matching China University of Petroleum (Beijing)
49. Gabriela Berenice Diaz Cortes POD-based deflation method for reservoir simulation TU Delft
48. Alexander Lukyanov Meshless numerical methods applied tomultiphysics andmultiscale problems TU Delft
47. Geetartha Dutta Value of information analysis for time-lapse seismic data in reservoir development Stanford University
46. Jacques Franc Two-phase flow properties upscaling in heterogeneous porous media Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse
45. Rafael March Castaneda Neto Modelling of CO2 storage in naturally fractured reservoirs Heriot Watt University
44. David Oka Egya Characterisation of naturally fractured reservoirs using geological well-testing Heriot Watt University
43. Behrad Gharedaghloo Characterizing the transport of hydrocarbon contaminants in peat soils and peatlands University of Waterloo
42. Eduardo Goncalves Dias De Barros Value of information in closed-loop reservoir management TU Delft
41. Nathalia Christina de Souza Tavares Passos Modelagem numérica de escoamento bifásico em meios porosos fraturados com acoplamento fluidomecânico Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro
40. E.G. Insuasty Moreno A spatial-temporal approach to reduced complexity
modelling for hydrocarbon reservoir optimization
Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
39. Eren Ucar Numerical modeling of shear stimulation in naturally fractured geothermal reservoirs University of Bergen
38. Nadav Sorek Reservoir Flooding Optimization by Control Polynomial Approximations Texas A&M
37. Thiago Lima Silva Contributions to modeling and optimization of oil production systems Federal University of Santa Catarina
36. Sarah Ali Hassan A posteriori error estimates and stopping criteria for solvers using the domain decomposition method and with local time stepping Sorbonne Université / Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris VI
35. Gabriel Fabien-Ouellet Inversion des formes d’ondes complètes viscoélastique Université du Québec
34. Mansoureh Jesmani Realistic and efficient optimization formulations for reservoir management NTNU
33. Muhammad Mohsin Siraj Reducing the effect of uncertainty in robust optimization for oil recovery Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
32. Kristian Gaustad Hanssen Optimal control under uncertainty - Applied to upstream petroleum production NTNU
31. Odd Andersen Simplified models for numerical simulation of geological CO2 storage University of Bergen
30. Olav Møyner Next generation multiscale methods for reservoir simulation NTNU
29. Franz Ferdinand Lindner Untersuchungen zur mehrphasigen Strömung und Verdampfung in porösen Medien Universität der Bundeswehr München
28. Sumeet Trehan Surrogate modeling for subsurface flow: a new reduced-order model and error estimation procedures Stanford University
27. Sangyup Lee Stress-induced equivalent permeability estimation and iteratively-coupled fluid flow and geomechanics simulation using fractal and statistical methods Texas A & M
26. Sindre Hilden Upscaling of water-flooding scenarios and modeling of polymer flow NTNU
25. Xiangan Lu Study on the variations of polymer properties during the chemical flooding: Mathmatical characterization and Numerical simluation implemtations China University of Petroleum (Beijing)
24. Benoît Pauwels Optimisation sans dérivées sous incertitudes appliquées à des simulateurs coûteux Université Paul Sabatier - Toulouse III
23. Franz Ferdinand Lindner Untersuchungen zur mehrphasigen Strömung und Verdampfung in porösen Medien Universität der Bundeswehr München
22. Hoonyoung Jeong Fast assessment of uncertainty in buoyant fluid displacement using a connectivity-based proxy UT Austin
21. Andrés Codas Duarte Contributions to production optimization of oil reservoirs NTNU
20. Junwei Zhang Parts-based geophysical inversion with application to water flooding interface detection and geological facies detection Colorado School of Mines
19. Daniel Stone Asynchronous and exponential based numerical schemes for porous media flow Heriot Watt University
18. Ahmad H. Alyoubi High performance computational algorithms for a class of integer and fractional evolutionary models Colorado School of Mines
17. Lorenzo Perozzi Élaboration d'un flux de travail pour la surveillance sismique de l'injection du CO2 dans des grès peu poreux: de la modélisation sismique à l'inversion stochastique Université du Québec, Institut national de la recherche scientifique
16. Klemens Kattenbauer Multi data reservoir history matching using the Ensemble Kalman filter KAUST
15. Zeid M. Alghareeb Optimal reservoir management using adaptive reduced-order models MIT
14. Carina Bringedal Modeling of heat transfer in porous media in the context of geothermal energy extraction University of Bergen
13. Mohammadreza Ghasemi Model order reduction in porous media flow simulation and optimization Texas A & M University
12. Alhaji Shehu Grema Optimization of reservoir waterflooding Cranfield University
11. Mathias C. Bellout Joint optimization of well placement and controls for petroleum field development NTNU
10. Klaus Philipp Nuske Beyond local equilibrium - Relaxing local equilibrium assumptions in multiphase flow in porous media Stuttgart University
9. Meisam Ashraf Geological storage of CO2: sensitivity and risk analysis University of Bergen
8. Andrea Capolei Nonlinear model predictive control for oil reservoirs management Technical University of Denmark, 2013.
7. Chad Eric Lieberman Goal-oriented inference: theoretical foundations and application to carbon capture and storage MIT, 2013.
6. Javad Rezaie A Bayesian inversion approach to filtering and decision making with applications to reservoir characterization NTNU, 2013.
5. Tor Harald Sandve Multiscale simulation of flow and heat transport in fractured geothermal reservoirs University of Bergen, 2013.
4. Agus Hasan Optimization and control of petroleum reservoirs NTNU, April 2013
3. Eka Suwartadi Gradient-based methods for production optimization of oil reservoirs NTNU, March 2012.
2. Vera Louise Hauge Multiscale methods and flow-based gridding for flow and transport in porous media NTNU, January 2011.
1. Eric Whittet Bhark Multiscale spectral-domain parameterization for history matching in structured and unstructured grid geometries Texas A&M University, 2011.

Published February 18, 2017

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