2016-Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit
SIPS 2016 Volume 9: Molten Salts and Ionic Liquids, Energy Production

Editors:Kongoli F, Gaune-Escard M, Turna T, Mauntz M, Dodds H.L.
Publisher:Flogen Star OUTREACH
Publication Year:2016
Pages:390 pages
ISSN:2291-1227 (Metals and Materials Processing in a Clean Environment Series)
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    Naturally Fractured Reservoirs Characterization Using Well Test Analysis

    Abdollah Esmaeili1;
    Type of Paper: Regular
    Id Paper: 380
    Topic: 17


    The performance of Naturally Fractured Reservoirs (NFRs) is controlled by its properties such as fracture properties. In handling naturally fractured reservoirs, we need to have a comprehensive understanding of the properties and the performance characteristics of such system. Characterizing the naturally fractured reservoirs is then a paramount important in optimizing the recovery. Reservoir characterization of naturally fractured reservoirs is different from conventional reservoirs. Not only the intrinsic properties of fractures and matrix have to be characterized, but the interaction between matrix and fractures must also be understood accurately. This paper summarizes the methods used for characterization of simplified models of naturally fractured reservoirs using total reservoir response obtained from well testing.




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    Esmaeili A. Naturally Fractured Reservoirs Characterization Using Well Test Analysis. In: Kongoli F, Gaune-Escard M, Turna T, Mauntz M, Dodds H.L., editors. Sustainable Industrial Processing Summit SIPS 2016 Volume 9: Molten Salts and Ionic Liquids, Energy Production. Volume 9. Montreal(Canada): FLOGEN Star Outreach. 2016. p. 235-240.