Apr 20, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

PNGE 233 - Reservoir Rock and Fluid Properties

(3 credits)
Thermodynamic behavior of naturally occurring hydrocarbon mixtures at standard and reservoir conditions; Evaluation and correlation of physical properties of petroleum reservoir fluids; Systematic study of physical properties of petroleum reservoir rocks including lithology, porosity, relative and effective permeability, fluid saturations, capillary characteristics, compressibility, rock stress, and fluid-rock interaction.  Prerequisite(s): GEOL 205 Physical and Structural Geology  , MATH 121 Calculus I  , CHEM 122 General Chemistry II  . Concurrent with PNGE 233L  . Spring.