TPG4150 Reservoir Recovery Techniques

Professor Jon Kleppe (

Fall semester 2015


Lectures on Thursdays 10:15-12:00 and Fridays 14:15-16:00 in classroom P1

Ph.D candidate Rasoul Khaledialidusti ( will assist with exercises Tuesdays 9:15-10 in P1 and Thursdays 12:15-13 in P2

Final exam will be on December 19, 2015


Course information and preliminary list of required reading material

List of lectures, exercises & handout notes

Hand-out note no. 1: Material Balance Equations

Exercise no. 1

Exercise no. 2

Hand-out note no. 2: Derivation of Fluid Flow Equations

Exercise no. 3

Hand-out note no. 3: Review of Relative Permeabilities and Capillary Pressures

Power Point Presentation of Three Phase Relative Permeabilities

Power Point Presentation of the subsea compression project at the Aasgard Field

Hand-out note no. 4: Buckley-Leverett Analysis

Exercise no. 4

Hand-out note no. 5: Dietz Stability Analysis

Exercise no. 5

Hand-out note no. 6: Dykstra-Parson's Method for Isolated Layers

Exercise no. 6

Hand-out note no. 7: Fractured Reservoirs Paper (read only first part)

Water Injection Lecture by Hassan Karimaie Oct. 16, 2015

Gas Injection Lecture by Hassan Karimaie Oct. 23, 2015

Exercise no. 7

Group Project (for files, see Itslearning)

Solution to final exam 2015