Petrophysics, 4th Edition

  • Djebbar Tiab
  • Erie C. Donaldson
  • Published By: Gulf Professional Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 0128031891
  • ISBN-13: 9780128031896
  • DDC: 553.28
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - College Senior
  • 918 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015
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This new edition includes updated case studies, examples and experiments as well as a new chapter on modeling and simulations. It also includes recent advances in wireline logging interpretation methods, effective media models, inversion of resistivity log measurements, dipole acoustic shear and Stoneley wave techniques, Biot-Gassmann models and MRI.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Preface: 4th Edition of Petrophysics.
About the Authors.
1: Introduction.
2: Introduction to Petroleum Geology.
3: Porosity and Permeability.
4: Formation Resistivity and Water Saturation.
5: Capillary Pressure.
6: Wettability.
7: Applications of Darcy's Law.
8: Naturally Fractured Reservoirs.
9: Effect of Stress on Reservoir Rock Properties.
10: Reservoir Characterization.
11: Fluid-Rock Interactions.
12: Shale-Gas Reservoirs.
Appendix A: Measurement of Rock and Fluid Properties.
Appendix B: Computer Programs.