Catalogue 2021 - 2022

CEE 411 Petroleum Fluids & Reservoir Engineering

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

or Co-Req: CEE 361

Course Description

This course is designed to provide students with a fundamental understanding on the chemical and physical behavior of petroleum fluids. Topics include fluid properties, phase behavior, gas-liquid equilibria calculations, mass balance calculations, and types of petroleum reservoir fluids. This course also covers classification of subsurface reservoirs, recovery mechanisms, and steady-state and transient fluid flow in permeable subsurface reservoirs.

Notes

This course is offered every other year.

Distribution

MR

Fee