TPG4150 Reservoir Recovery Techniques

Professor Jon Kleppe (

Fall semester 2014


Lectures on Wednesdays 14:15-1600 and Thursdays 8:15-10:00 in classroom P1

MSc student Kiril Karadzhov ( will assist with exercises Fridays 13:15-14 in P1

Final exam will be on December 10, 2014


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

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

Exercise no. 4

Hand-out note no. 5: Dietz Stability Analysis

Exercise no. 5

Gullfaks Group Project

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)

Exercise no. 7

Photos from the poster session

Final exam 2011

Final exam 2012

Final exam 2013

Solution to final exam 2011

Solution to final exam 2012

Solution to final exam 2013