Akhil Datta-Gupta: Publications

 

 

 

 

 

 

Books:

Subsurface Imaging and Fluid Flow: Asymptotic and Trajectory-based Methods, D. W. Vasco and Akhil Datta-Gupta, Cambridge University Press (In progress, expected May 2015).

 

Streamline Simulation: Theory and Practice, Akhil Datta-Gupta and M. J. King, Textbook Series #11, Society of Petroleum Engineers, Richardson, TX, ISBN 978-1-55563-111-6 (Nov. 2007).

 

Editor, History Matching and Conditioning Geologic Models to Dynamic Data, Society of Petroleum Engineers Reprint Series, ISBN 978-1-55563-210-6 (April, 2009).

 

Other Significant Publications (Peer-Reviewed):

The Oil Spill Recovery Institute: Past, Present and Future, The National Academies Press, Washington D.C. (2003), 165 pages (ISBN: 0-309-08514-4). Co-authored as part of the ‘Committee to Review the Oil Spill Recovery Institute’s Research Program’, National Research Council of the National Academies.

 

Guidance for Complying with BOEM NTL No. 2010-N06 on Worst Case Discharge for Offshore Wells, Society of Petroleum Engineers (2010). Co-authored as part of the Worst Case Discharge Calculations Committee, Society of Petroleum Engineers.

 

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles:

1.      Xie, J., Yang, C., Gupta, N., King, M. J., and Datta-Gupta, A., Integration of Shale Gas Production Data and Microseismic for Fracture and Reservoir Properties Using Fast Marching Method, SPE Journal (in press, September 2014).

2.      Xie, J., Gupta, N, King, M. J. and Datta-Gupta, A., Depth of Investigation and Depletion Behavior in Unconventional Reservoirs Using Fast Marching Methods SPE Journal (in press, September 2014).

3.      Zhang, Y., Bansal, N., Fujita, Y., Datta-Gupta, A., King, M. J., and Sankaran, S., From Streamlines to Fast Marching: Rapid Simulation and Performance Assessment of Shale Gas Reservoirs Using Diffusive Time of Flight as a Spatial Coordinate, SPE Journal (Accepted for publication, 2014).

4.      Park, H. and Datta-Gupta, A., Handling Conflicting Multiple Objectives Using Pareto-based Evolutionary Algorithm During History Matching of Reservoir Performance, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering (Accepted for publication, 2014).

5.      Kang, S., Datta-Gupta, A., and Lee, W. J., Impact of Natural Fractures in Drainage Volume Calculations and Optimal Well Placement in Tight Gas Reservoirs,  Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Volume 109, September 2013, Pages 206-216.

6.      Park, H. Y and Datta-Gupta, A., Reservoir Management Using Streamline-based Flood Efficiency Maps and Application to Rate Optimization, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Volume 109, September 2013, Pages 312-326

7.      Mondol, A., Mallick, B., Efendiev, Y. and Datta-Gupta, A. Bayesian Uncertainty Quantification for Subsurface Inversion Using a Multiscale Hierarchical Model, Technometrics, DOI:10.1080/00401706.2013.838190 (2013)

8.      Bhark, E., Datta-Gupta, A. and Jafarpour, B., Subsurface Flow Model Calibration With a Spectral-domain Parameterization Adaptive to Grid Connectivity and Prior Model Information, Mathematical Geosciences,44, 673–710 (2012).

9.      Rey, A., Bhark, E., Gao, K., Datta-Gupta, A. and Gibson, R., Streamline-based integration of time-lapse seismic and production data into petroleum reservoir models,” Geophysics, 77 (6), December (2012).

10.  Zhang, Y., King, M. J. and Datta-Gupta, A., Robust Streamline Tracing Using Inter-Cell Fluxes in Locally Refined and Unstructured Grids, Water Resources Research, 48, W06521, doi:10.1029/2011WR011396 (2012).

11.  Watanabe, S., and Datta-Gupta, A., Use of Phase Streamlines for Covariance Localization in Ensemble Kalman Filter for Three-Phase History Matching, SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, 15(3), June 2012. Pages 273-289.

12.  Bhark, E., Rey, A., Datta-Gupta, A. and Jafarpour, B., A Multiscale Workflow for History Matching in Structured and Unstructured Grid Geometries, SPE Journal, 17(3), September 2012, Pages 828-848.

13.  Bhark, E., Jafarpour, B. and Datta-Gupta, A., “A Generalized Grid-Connectivity-Based Parameterization for Subsurface Flow Model Calibration, Water Resources Research, 47, W06517, doi:10.1029/2010WR009982 (2011).

14.  Rey, A., Datta-Gupta, A., and Ballin, P., “Assisted history matching in the presence of frequent well interventions using generalized travel time inversion,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 78 (2), August 2011, Pages 415-30.

15.  Yin, J., Park, H-Y, Datta-Gupta, A., and King, M. J. “A hierarchical streamline-assisted history matching approach with global and local parameter updates,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 80 (1), December 2011, Pages 116-30.

16.  Li, Z., Yin, J., Zhu, D, and Datta-Gupta, A., “Using downhole temperature measurement to assist reservoir characterization and optimization,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 78 (2), August 2011, Pages 454-63.

17.  Akella, S., Datta-Gupta, A. and Efendiev, Y., “Assimilation of Coarse-Scale Data Using the Ensemble Kalman Filter,” International Journal for Uncertainty Quantification, 1(1):49-76, 2011. 

18.  Datta-Gupta, A., Xie, J., Gupta, N., King, M. J. and Lee, W. J., “Radius of Investigation and its Generalization to Unconventional Reservoirs,” Journal of Petroleum Technology, July 2011, Pages 52-55.

19.  Bhark, E., Jafapour, B. and Datta-Gupta, A., “An adaptively scaled frequency-domain parameterization for history matching,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 75 (3-4), January 2011, Pages 289-30.

20.  Hosseini, S. A., Kang, S. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Qualitative well placement and drainage volume calculations based on diffusive time of flight,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 75 (1-2), December 2010, Pages 178-188.

21.  Alhuthali, A., Datta-Gupta, A., Yuen, B. and Fontanilla, J., “Optimizing smart well controls under geologic uncertainty,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 73 (1-2), August 2010, Pages 107-121.

22.  Mondol, A., Efendiev, Y., Mallick, B. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Bayesian Uncertainty Quantification for Flows in Heterogeneous Porous Media using Reversible Jump Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods,” Advances in Water Resources, 33 (3), March 2010, Pages 241-256.

23.  Alhuthali, A., Datta-Gupta, A., Yuen, B. and Fontanilla, J. “Field Applications of Waterflood Optimization Using Rate Control with Smart Wells,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, 13(3), June 2010, Page 406-422.

24.  Jong, U-K, Datta-Gupta, A., Jimenez, E. and Hohl, D., “A Dual-scale Approach to History Matching High- Resolution Geologic Models,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering , 71(3-4), April 2010, Pages 147-159.

25.  Devegowda, D., Arroyo-Negrete, E. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Flow relevant covariance localization during dynamic data assimilation using EnKF ,” Advances in Water Resources, 33 (2), February 2010, Pages 129-145.

26.  Jimenez, E., Datta-Gupta, A. and King, M. J., “Streamline Tracing in Complex Faulted Systems with non-Neighbor Connections,” (doi: 10.2118/113425-PA, SPE Journal, 15(1), March 2010).

27.  Vargas-Guzman, J. A., Al-Gaoud, A., Datta-Gupta, A., Jimenez, E. and Oyeriende, D., “Identification of high permeability zones from dynamic data using streamline simulation and inverse modeling of geology,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 69 (3-4), December 2009, Pages 283-291.

28.  Oyerinde, Adedayo, Datta-Gupta, A., and Milliken, W., “Experiences With Streamline-Based Three-phase History Matching,” SPE Reservoir Engineering and Evaluation, 12(4), August 2009.

29.  Elkin Arroyo-Negrete, Deepak Devegowda, Akhil Datta-Gupta, “Streamline-Assisted Ensemble Kalman Filter for Rapid and Continuous Reservoir Model Updating,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, 11(6), December 2008 , 1046-1060.

30.  Ma, X., Al-Harbi, M., Datta-Gupta, A. and Efendiev, Y. “A Multistage Sampling Approach to Quantifying Uncertainty During History Matching Geological Models,” SPE Journal, 13(10) (March, 2008), 77-87.

31.  Stenerud, V. R., Kippe, V., Datta-Gupta, A. and Lie, K-A, “Adaptive Multiscale Streamline Simulation and Inversion for High-Resolution Geomodels,” SPE Journal, 13(10) (March, 2008), 99-111.

32.  Cheng, H., Oyerinde, D., Datta-Gupta, A. and Milliken, W. “Compressible Streamlines and Three-phase History Matching,” SPE Journal, 12(4), (December 2007).

33.  Al-Huthali, A., Oyriende, D. and Akhil Datta-Gupta, “Optimal Water Flood Management Using rate Control,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, 10(4) (October, 2007), 539-552.

34.  Efendiev, Y., Datta-Gupta, A., Ma Xilian and Mallick, B, “Modified MCMC for Dynamic Data Integration Using Streamline Models,” Mathematical Geoscience, (2008) 40:213-232, DOI 10.1007/s 11004-007-9137-1.

35.  Jimenez, E., Sabir, K., Datta-Gupta, A. and King, M. J., “Spatial Error and Convergence in Streamline Simulation,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering , 10(3) (June, 2007), 221-232.

36.  Cheng, H., Osako, I., Datta-Gupta, A. and King, M. J. “A Rigorous Compressible Streamline Formulation for Two and Three Phase Black Oil Simulation,” SPE Journal, 11(4), (December 2006), 407-417.

37.  Kumar, A., Shekhar, R., Datta-Gupta, A., Gibson, R., “Time-Lapse seismic Monitoring of CO2 Sequestration with Compositional and Geochemical Effects,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Technology, 26 (7-8), (2008).

38.  King, M. J., Burn, K. S., Wang, P., Muralidharan, V., Alvarado, F., Ma X. and Datta-Gupta SPE, A., “Optimal Coarsening of 3D Reservoir Models for Flow Simulation,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, 9(4), August 2006, p317-334.

39.  He, Zhong, Datta-Gupta, A., and Vasco, D. W., “Rapid Inverse Modeling of Pressure Interference Tests Using Trajectory-based Travel Time and Amplitude Matching” Water Resources Research, 42, W03419, doi:10.1029/2004WR003783, March 2006.

40.  Efendiev, Y., Datta-Gupta, A., Ginting, V., Ma, X. and Mallick, B., “An Efficient Two-Stage Markov Chain Monte Carlo Method for Dynamic Data Integration” Water Resources Research, 41, W12423, 10.1029/2004WR003764, Dec. 2005.

41.  Al-Harbi, M., Cheng, H., He, Zhong and Datta-Gupta, A., “Streamline-based Production Data Integration in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs,” SPE Journal, 10(4), December 2005, 426-439.

42.  Cheng, H, Khargoria, A., He, Z. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Fast History Matching of Finite-difference Models Using Streamline-derived Sensitivities,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, 8 (5), October 2005, p426-436.

43.  King, M. J., Osako, I. and Datta-Gupta A., “A Predictor Corrector-Formulation for Rigorous Streamline Simulation,” International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 47, 2005, 739-758.

44.  Perez, H., Datta-Gupta, A. and Misra, S., “The Role of Electrofacies, Lithofacies and Hydraulic Flow Units in Permeability Predictions from Well Logs: A Comparative Analysis Using Classification Trees,” SPE Reservoir Engineering and Evaluation, 8 (2), April 2005.

45.  Cheng, H., Datta-Gupta, A. and He, Zhong., “A Comparison of Travel Time and Amplitude Inversion for Production Data Integration into Geologic Models: Sensitivity, Non-linearity and Practical Implications,” SPE Journal, 10(1), March 2005, p75-90.

46.  Ates, H., Bahar, A., El-Abd, S., Charfeddine, M., Kelkar, M. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Ranking and Upscaling of Geostatistical Reservoir Models Using Streamline Simulation: A Field Case Study,” SPE Reservoir Engineering and Evaluation, 8(1), February 2005, p22-32.

47.  Efendiev, Y., Datta-Gupta A., Osako, I. and Mallick, B, “Multiscale Data Integration Using Coarse Scale Models,” Advances in Water Resources, 28(2005), 303-314.

48.  Malallah, A., Perez, H., Datta-Gupta, A. and Alamody, W., “Multiscale Data Integration Using Markov Random Fields and Markov Chain Monte Carlo: A Field Application in the Middle East,” SPE Reservoir Engineering and Evaluation, 8(6), December 2004.

49.  Ichiro, O., Datta-Gupta, A. and King, M. J., “Time Step Selection During Streamline Simulation via Transverse Flux Correction,” SPE Journal, 9 (4) December 2004, p459-464.

50.  Vasco, D. W., Datta-Gupta, A., Behrens, R., Condon, P. and Rickett, J., “Seismic Imaging of Reservoir Flow Properties: Time-Lapse Amplitude Changes,” Geophysics, 69 (6), Nov-Dec. 2004, p 1425-1442.

51.  Vega, L., Rojas, D. and  Datta-Gupta, A., “Scalability of the Deterministic and Bayesian Approaches to Production Data Integration Into Field-Scale Reservoir Models,” SPE Journal, 9 (3) September 2004, 330-338.

52.  He, Zhong, Parikh, H., Datta-Gupta, A., Perez, J. and Pham, T., “Identifying Reservoir Compartmentalization and Flow Barriers Using Primary Production: A Streamline Approach,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, 7 (3), June 2004, p238-246.

53.  Al-Huthali, A. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Streamline Simulation of Counter-Current Imbibition in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering , 43 (2004), 271-300.

54.  Mathisen, T., Lee, S. H. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Improved Permeability Estimates in Carbonate Reservoirs Using Electrofacies Characterization: A Case Study of the North Robertson Unit, West Texas,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, 6 (3) June 2003, p176-184.

55.  Lee, S. H. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Electrofacies Characterization and Permeability Predictions in Carbonate Reservoirs: Role of Multivariate Analysis and Non-parametric Regression,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, 5 (3) June 2002,p237-248.

56.  Illiassov, P., Datta-Gupta, A. and Vasco, D. W., " Field-scale Characterization of Permeability and Saturation Distribution Using Partitioning Tracer Tests: The Ranger Field, Texas," SPE Journal, 7 (4), December 2002.

57.  He, Zhong and Datta-Gupta, A. "Streamline-based Production Data Integration Under Changing Field Conditions," SPE Journal , 7 (4), December 2002.

58.  Wu, Z. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Rapid History Matching Using a Generalized Travel Time Inversion Method,” SPE Journal, 7(2) June 2002, p113-122.

59.  Datta-Gupta, A., Yoon, S. and Pope, G. A., "Inverse Modeling of Partitioning Interwell Tracer Tests: A Streamline Approach," Water Resources Research, 30 (6),10.1029, 2002.

60.  Mishra, S., Choudhary, M. K. and Datta-Gupta, A., “A Novel Approach for Reservoir Forecasting Under Uncertainty,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, 5(1), February, 2002.

61.  Lee, S. H., Malallah, A., Datta-Gupta, A. and Higdon, D., “Multiscale Data Integration Using Markov Random Fields,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, February, 2002.

62.  Vasco, D. W. and Datta-Gupta. A., "Asymptotics, Streamlines and Reservoir Modeling: A Pathway to Production Tomography," The Leading Edge, Special Issue on Reservoir Engineering, October 2001.

63.  Kulkarni, K. N., Datta-Gupta, A. and Vasco, D. W., "A Streamline Approach to Integrating Transient Pressure Data into High Resolution Reservoir Models," SPE Journal, 6(3), September 2001.

64.  Datta-Gupta, A. and Vasco, D. W., "Production Tomography Merges Geophysics and Reservoir Engineering," Oil and Gas Journal, June (2001).

65.  Yoon, S. S., Malallah, A., Datta-Gupta, A., Vasco, D. W. and Behrens, R. A., “A Multiscale Approach to Production Data Integration Using Streamline Models, SPE Journal, 6(2) June 2001, p182-192.

66.  Vasco, D. W. and Datta-Gupta, A. “Asymptotics, Saturation Fronts and High Resolution Reservoir Characterization,” Transport in Porous Media, 42, 315-350 (2001).

67.  Datta-Gupta, A., Yoon, S. S., Nordaas, K. and Vasco, D. W. “Streamlines, Ray Tracing and Production Tomography: Generalization to Compressible Flow,” Petroleum Geoscience special issue on Geostatistics, May, 2001.

68.  Datta-Gupta, A., “Streamline Simulation: A Technology Update,” SPE Distinguished Author Series, Journal of Petroleum Technology, 68-73 (December 2000).

69.  Kulkarni, K. N. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Estimating Relative Permeability from Production Data: A Streamline Approach,” SPE Journal, 5 (4), December (2000).

70.  Vasco, D. W., Yoon, S. and Datta-Gupta, A. "Integrating Dynamic Data into High Resolution Reservoir Models Using Streamline-Based Analytic Sensitivity Coefficients," SPE Journal, 4 (4), December (1999).

71.  Vasco, D. W. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Asymptotic Solutions for Solute Transport: A Formalism for Tracer Tomography,” Water Resources Research, 35 (1), 1-16 (1999).

72.  Datta-Gupta, A., Yoon, S., Barman, I., Vasco, D. W. “Streamline-Based Production Data Integration” Journal of Petroleum Technology, December, 72-76 (1998). (Invited Article).

73.  King, M. J. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Streamline Simulation: A Current Perspective,” In Situ, 22 (1), (1998).

74.  Vasco, D. W. and Datta-Gupta, A., "Integrating Multiphase Production History in Stochastic Reservoir Characterization," SPE Formation Evaluation, 12 (3), 149-156 (1997).

75.  Xue, G., Datta-Gupta, A., Peter Valko and T. A. Blasingame, "Optimal Transformation for Multiple Regression: Application to Permeability Estimation from Well Logs," SPE Formation Evaluation, 12 (2), 85-93 (1997).

76.  Datta-Gupta, A., Vasco, D. W. and Long, J. C. S. "On the Sensitivity and Spatial Resolution of Transient Pressure and Tracer Data for Heterogeneity Characterization", SPE Formation Evaluation, 12 (2), 137-144 (1997).

77.  Vasco, D. W., Datta-Gupta, A. and Long, J. C. S., "Resolution and Uncertainty in Hydrologic Characterization,"  Water Resources Research  33 (3), 379-397 (1997).

78.  Majer, E. L., Datta-Gupta, A., Peterson, J. E., Vasco, D. W., Myer, L. R., Daley, T. M., Kaelin, B., Queen, J., D’Onfro, P. S., Rizer, W. D., Cox, D., and Sinton, J., Utilizing Crosswell, Single Well and Pressure Transient Tests for Characterizing Fractured Gas Reservoirs, The Leading Edge, 15(8), 951-955 (1996).

79.  Datta-Gupta, A. and King, M. J. "A Semianalytic Approach to Tracer Flow Modeling in Heterogeneous Permeable Media", Advances in Water Resources, 18 (1), 9-24 (1995).

80.  Datta-Gupta, A, Lake, L. W. and Pope, G. A., "Characterizing Heterogeneous Permeable Media With Spatial Statistics and Tracer Data Using Sequential Simulated Annealing," Mathematical Geology, 27 (6), 763-787 (1995).

81.  Jacobsen, J., Bethel, W., Datta-Gupta, A., and Holland, P, "`Virtual' Reservoir Development a Reality on Prototype System., " American Oil & Gas Reporter, 38 (12), 78-86 (1995).

82.  Datta-Gupta, A., Vasco, D. W. and Long, J. C. S., "Detailed Characterization of a Fractured Limestone Formation Using Stochastic Inverse Approaches," SPE Formation Evaluation, 10 (3), 133-140 (1995).

83.  Sen, M., Datta-Gupta, A., Stoffa, P., Lake, L. W. and Pope, G. A., "Stochastic Reservoir Modeling Using Simulated Annealing and Genetic Algorithm," SPE Formation Evaluation, 10 (1), 49-55 (1995).

84.  Datta-Gupta, A., Lake, L. W., Pope, G. A. and King, M. J., "A Type Curve Approach to Analyzing Two-Well Tracer Tests," SPE Formation Evaluation, 10 (1), .40-48 (1995).

85.  Datta-Gupta, A., Lake, L. W., Pope, G. A., Sepehrnoori, K. and King, M. J., "High Resolution Monotonic Schemes for Reservoir Fluid Flow Simulation," In Situ, 15 (3), 289-317 (1991).

86.  Datta-Gupta, A., "Accurate Resolution of Physical Dispersion in the Multidimensional Numerical Modeling of Miscible and Chemical Displacements," SPE Reservoir Engineering, 15 (4), 581-588 (1990).

87.  Datta-Gupta, A., Shook, M., Pope, G. A. and Sepehrnoori, K., "Effects of Reservoir Heterogeneity on Chemically Enhanced Oil Recovery," SPE Reservoir Engineering, 3 (2), 479-488 (1988) (Also in SPE Reprint Series No. 24, Surfactant/Polymer Chemical Flooding II).

88.  Datta Gupta, A., Pope, G. A., Sepehrnoori, K. and Thrasher, R. L., "A Symmetric Positive Definite Formulation of a Three Dimensional Micellar/Polymer Simulator," SPE Reservoir Engineering, Nov. 1986 (Also in SPE Reprint Series No. 24, Surfactant/Polymer Chemical Flooding II).

89.  Datta Gupta, A., Mossberg, B., Pope, G. A. and Sepehrnoori, K., "Application of Vector Processors to Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery Simulation," Communications in Applied Numerical Methods, Vol. 2. (1986).

 

Peer-reviewed Book Chapters:

1.      Efendiev, Y., Datta-Gupta, A., Hwang, K., Ma, X. and Mallick, B., “Bayesian Partitioning Models for Subsurface Characterization,” Book chapter  in Large Scale Inverse Problems and Quantification of Uncertainty, Eds.  Lorenz Biegler et al., pubs. John Wiley and Sons, October 2010.

2.      Datta-Gupta, A., Devegowda, D., Oyerinde, D. and Cheng, H., “The Role of Streamline Models for Data Assimilation in Petroleum Engineering and Hydrogeology,” in Quantitative Information Fusion for Hydrological Sciences, Eds. Xing Cai and T.-C. Jim Yeh, Springer Verlag Publishers (2007).

3.      Coburn, T. C., Corbett, P. W. M., Datta-Gupta, A., Jensen, J. L., Kelkar, M., Oliver, D. S. and White, C. D., “A Virtual Conversation on the Impact of Geostatistics on Petroleum, Production and Reservoir Engineering,” in Stochastic Modeling II, AAPG, 2005.

4.      Datta-Gupta, A., Xue, Guoping and Lee, Sangheon, “Non-parametric Transformations for Data Correlation and Integration: From Theory to Practice,” Recent Advances in Reservoir Characterization, R. Schatzinger and J. Jordan (Eds.), American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Tulsa (May, 1999).

5.      D’Onfro, P. S., Rizer, W. D., Queen, J. H., Majer, E. L., Peterson, J., Daley, T. M., Vasco, D. W., Datta-Gupta, A. and Long, J. C. S., “An Integrated Approach For Characterizing Fractured Reservoirs,” Faulting, Fault Sealing and Fluid Flow in Hydrocarbon Reservoirs, G. Jones, Q. J. Fisher and R. J. Knipe (Eds.), Geological Society, London, Special Publication, 147, 193-208 (1998).

6.      Long, J. C. S., Doughty C., Datta-Gupta, A., Hestir, K. and Vasco, D. W., "Component Characterization: An Approach to Fracture Hydrogeology," Subsurface Flow and Transport: The Stochastic Approach, G. Dagan and S. P. Neuman (Eds.), Cambridge University Press, 179-195 (1997).

7.      Datta-Gupta, A., Lake, L. W. and Pope, G. A., "Heterogeneity and Mixing in Flow Through Reservoirs," in Computational Methods in Water Resources IX, Vol .2: Mathematical Modeling in Water Resources, Elsevier Applied Science (1992).

 

Conference Proceedings:

1.      Fujita, Y., Datta-Gupta, A. and King, M. J., A Comprehensive Reservoir Simulator for Unconventional Reservoirs Based on the Fast Marching Method and Diffusive Time of Flight, to be Presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, Houston, TX, Feb. 2015.

2.      Tanaka, S., Datta-Gupta, A. and King, M. J., Compositional Streamline Simulation of CO2 Injection Accounting for Gravity and Capillary Effects Using Orthogonal Projection, SPE 169066, Presented at the SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA, 12–­16 April 2014.

3.      Kang, S., Bhark, E., Datta-Gupta, A. and Kim, J., A Hierarchical Model Calibration Approach with Multiscale Spectral-Domain Parameterization: Application to a Structurally Complex Fractured Reservoir, Presented at the SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA, 12–­16 April 2014.

4.      Kam, D. and Datta-Gupta, A., Streamline-based Transport Tomography Using Novel Tracer Technologies, SPE 169105, Presented at the SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA, 12–­16 April 2014.

5.      Watanabe, S., Han, J., Datta-Gupta, A., and King, M. J.,  Streamline-Based Time Lapse Seismic Data Integration Incorporating Pressure and Saturation Effects, Presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 30 September–2 October 2013.

6.      Zhang, Y., Bansal, N., Fujita, Y., Datta-Gupta, A., King, M. J., and Sankaran, S., From Streamlines to Fast Marching: Rapid Simulation and Performance Assessment of Shale Gas Reservoirs Using Diffusive Time of Flight as a Spatial Coordinate, SPE 168997 Presented at the SPE Unconventional Resources Conference – USA held in The Woodlands, Texas, USA, 1-3 April 2014.

7.      Tanaka, S., Datta-Gupta, A.,.King, M. J.,  A Novel Approach for Incorporation of Capillarity and Gravity Into Streamline Simulation Using Orthogonal Projection, SPE 163640 presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium held in The Woodlands, Texas USA, 18–20 February 2013.

8.      Zhang, Y., Yang, C., King, M. J. and Datta-Gupta, A., Fast-Marching Methods for Complex Grids and Anisotropic Permeabilities: Application to Unconventional Reservoirs, SPE 163637 presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium held in The Woodlands, Texas USA, 18–20 February 2013.

9.      Park, H. and Datta-Gupta, A., Handling Conflicting Multiple Objectives Using Pareto-based Evolutionary Algorithm During History Matching of Reservoir Performance, SPE 163623 presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium held in The Woodlands, Texas USA, 18–20 February 2013.

10.  Xie, J., Yang, C., Gupta, N., King, M. J., and Datta-Gupta, A., Integration of Shale Gas Production Data and Microseismic for Fracture and Reservoir Properties Using Fast Marching Method, SPE 161357 presented at the SPE Eastern Regional Meeting held in Lexington, Kentucky, USA, 3–5 October 2012.

11.  Taware, S., Park, Han-Young, Datta-Gupta, A., Bhattacharya, S., Tomar, A. K., Kumar, M, Well Placement Optimization in a Mature Carbonate Waterflood using Streamline-based Quality Maps, SPE 155055 presented at the SPE Oil and Gas India Conference and Exhibition held in Mumbai, India, 28–30 March 2012.

12.  Xie, J., Gupta, N, King, M. J. and Datta-Gupta, A., Depth of Investigation and Depletion Behavior in Unconventional Reservoirs Using Fast Marching Methods, SPE154532 presented at the EAGE Annual Conference & Exhibition incorporating SPE Europec held in Copenhagen, Denmark, 4–7 June 2012.

13.  Yin, J., Xie, J., Datta-Gupta, A., Hill, A. D., Improved Characterization and Performance Assessment of Shale Gas Wells by Integrating Stimulated Reservoir Volume and Production Data, presented at the SPE Eastern Regional Meeting held in Columbus, Ohio, USA, 17–19 August 2011.

14.  Bhark, E., Datta-Gupta, A., and Jafarpour, B., History Matching with a Multiscale Parameterization Based on Grid Connectivity and Adaptive to Prior Information, presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in Denver, Colorado, USA, 30 October–2 November 2011.

15.  Parihar, P. and Datta-Gupta, A., SPE 144580, Visualizing Flow Patterns in Coupled Geomechanical Simulation Using Streamlines, presented at the 2011 SPE Reservoir Characterization and Simulation Conference and Exhibition held in Abu Dhabi, UAE, 9–11 October 2011..

16.  Watanabe, S., and Datta-Gupta, A., Use of Phase Streamlines for Covariance Localization in Ensemble Kalman Filter for Three-Phase History Matching, SPE 144579, presented at the SPE Western North American Regional Meeting held in Anchorage, Alaska, USA, 7–11 May 2011.

17.  Park, H-Y and Datta-Gupta, A., Reservoir Management Using Streamline-based Flood Efficiency Maps and Application to Rate Optimization, SPE 144580, presented at the SPE Western North American Regional Meeting held in Anchorage, Alaska, USA, 7–11 May 2011.

18.  Kang, S., Datta-Gupta, A. and Lee, W. J., Texas A&M University, Impact of Natural Fractures in Drainage Volume Calculations and Optimal Well Placement in Tight Gas Reservoirs, SPE 144338, presented at the SPE North American Unconventional Gas Conference and Exhibition held in The Woodlands, Texas, USA, 12–16 June 2011.

19.  Sehbi, B. S., Kang, S., Datta-Gupta, A. and Lee, W. J., Optimizing Fracture Stages and Completions in Horizontal Wells in Tight Gas Reservoirs Using Drainage Volume Calculations, SPE 144365, presented at the SPE North American Unconventional Gas Conference and Exhibition held in The Woodlands, Texas, USA, 12–16 June 2011.

20.  Zhang, Y., King, M. J. and  Datta-Gupta, A., Robust Streamline Tracing Using Intercell Fluxes in Locally Refined and Unstructured Grids, SPE 140695, presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium held in The Woodlands, Texas, USA, 21–23 February 2011.

21.  Taware, S., Friedel, T. and Datta-Gupta, A., A Practical Approach for Assisted History Matching Using Grid Coarsening and Streamline-Based Inversion: Experiences in a Giant Carbonate Reservoir, SPE 141606, presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium held in The Woodlands, Texas, USA, 21–23 February 2011.

22.  Bhark, E., Rey, A., Datta-Gupta, A. and Jafarpour, B., Multiscale Parameterization and History Matching in Structured and Unstructured Grid Geometries, SPE 141764, presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium held in The Woodlands, Texas, USA, 21–23 February 2011.

23.  Xie, J., Efendiev, Y. and Datta-Gupta, A., Uncertainty Quantification in History Matching of Channelized Reservoirs using Markov Chain Level Set Approaches, SPE 141811, presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium held in The Woodlands, Texas, USA, 21–23 February 2011.

24.  Rey, A., Taware, S. and Datta-Gupta, A., Use of Time-lapse Seismic Data for Heterogeneity Characterization During CO2 Sequestration in Saline Aquifers, SPE 139519, presented at the 2010 SPE CO2 Capture, Storage and Utilization held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 10-12 November 2010.

25.  Taware, S., Sharma, M., Alhuthali, A. H. and Datta-Gupta, A., Optimal Water Flood Management under Geological Uncertainty using Accelerated Production Strategy, SPE 133882, presented at the 2010 SPE ATCE held in Florence, Italy, 21–23 September 2010.

26.  Yin, J., Park, H., Datta-Gupta, A., King, M. J. and Choudhary, M. K., A Hierarchical Streamline-Assisted History Matching Approach with Global and Local Parameter Updates, SPE 132642, presented at the SPE Western Regional Meeting held in Anaheim, California, USA, 27–29 May 2010.

27.  Bhark, E., Jafarpour, B. and Datta-Gupta, A., A New Adaptively Scaled Production Data Integration Approach Using the Discrete Cosine Parameterization, SPE 129183, presented at the 2010 SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA, 24–28 April 2010.

28.  Xie, J., Mondal, A., Efendiev, Y., Mallick, B. and Datta-Gupta, A., History Matching Channelized Reservoirs Using Reversible Jump Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods, SPE 129685, presented at the 2010 SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA, 24–28 April 2010.

29.  Bhattacharya, S., Rao, N. S. and Datta-Gupta, A., Permeability Transforms and Geologic Modeling of the Heera Field, India, SPE 128850 presented at the 2010 SPE Oil and Gas India Conference and Exhibition to be held in Mumbai, India, 20-22 January 2010.

30.  Kumar, S., Datta-Gupta, A and Jimenez, E., Understanding Reservoir Mechanisms Using Phase and Component Streamline Tracing and Visualization, SPE 124252 presented at the 2009 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 4–7 October 2009.

31.  Watanabe, S., Datta-Gupta, A. and Efendiev, Y., A Hybrid Ensemble Kalman Filter with Coarse Scale Constraint for Nonlinear Dynamics, SPE 124826presented at the 2009 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 4–7 October 2009.

32.  Jong,  Kim, Datta-Gupta, A., Brower, R. and Haynes, B., Calibration of High-Resolution Reservoir Models Using Transient Pressure Data, SPE 124834 presented at the 2009 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 4–7 October 2009.

33.  Rey, A., Ballin, P., Chick, V., Park, J., Jong, Kim and Datta-Gupta, A., Assisted History Matching in an Offshore Turbidite Reservoir With Active Reservoir Management, SPE 124950 presented at the 2009 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 4–7 October 2009.

34.  Devegowda Deepak, Akella, S., Datta-Gupta, A. and Efendiev, Y. , “Interpretation of Partitioning Interwell Tracer Tests Using EnKF with Coarse Scale Constraints,” SPE 119125 to be presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, Houston, TX, 2-4 February, 2009.

35.  Alhuthali, A., Datta-Gupta, A., Yuen, B. and Fontanilla, J. “Field Applications of Waterflood Optimization Using Rate Control with Smart Wells,” SPE 118948 to be presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, Houston, TX, 2- February, 2009.

36.  Jong, U-K. and Datta-Gupta, A., “A Dual-scale Approach to History Matching High-Resolution Geologic Models,” SPE 118950 to be presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, Houston, TX, 2-4 February, 2009.

37.  Ma, Xianlin., Datta-Gupta, A., and Efendiev, Y., “A Multistage MCMC method with Non-parametric Error Models for Efficient Uncertainty Quantification in History Matching,” SPE  115911 presented at the 2008 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in Denver, Colorado, USA, 21–24 September 2008.

38.  Al-Huthali, A., Datta-Gupta, A., Yuen, B. and Fontanilla, J. P., “Optimal Rate Control Under Geologic Uncertainty,” SPE 113628 presented at the 2008 SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.A., 19–23 April 2008.

39.  Jimenez, E., Datta-Gupta, A. and King, M. J., “Streamline Tracing in Complex Faulted Systems with non-Neighbor Connections,” SPE  113628 presented at the 2008 SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.A., 19–23 April 2008.

40.  Maucec, M., Douma, S., Hohl, D., Jimenez, E. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Streamline-Based History Matching and Uncertainty--Markov-Chain Monte Carlo Study of an Offshore Turbidite Oil Field,” SPE 109943 presented at the 2007 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Anaheim, CA, U.S.A., 11–14 November 2007.

41.  Oyerinde, Adedayo., Datta-Gupta, A., and Milliken, W., “Experiences With Streamline-Based Three-phase History Matching,” SPE 109964 presented at the 2007 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Anaheim, CA, U.S.A., 11–14 November 2007.

42.  Devegowda Deepak, Arroyo, Elkin and Datta-Gupta, A., “Efficient and Robust Reservoir Model Updating Using Ensemble Kalman Filter With Sensitivity Based Covariance Localization,” SPE 106144 to be presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, Houston, TX, 26-28 February, 2007.

43.  Osako, Ichiro and Datta-Gupta, A., “ A Novel Compositional Streamline Formulation with Compressiblity Effects,” SPE 106148 to be presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, Houston, TX, 26-28 February, 2007.

44.  Stenerud, V. R., Kippe, V., Datta-Gupta, A. and Lie, K-A, “Adaptive Multiscale Streamline Simulation and Inversion for High-Resolution Geomodels,” SPE 106228, presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, Houston, TX, 26-28 February, 2007.

45.  Elkin Arroyo-Negrete, Deepak Devegowda, Akhil Datta-Gupta, “Streamline-Assisted Ensemble Kalman Filter for Rapid and Continuous Reservoir Model Updating,” SPE 104255 presented at the 2006 SPE International Oil & Gas Conference and Exhibition in China held in Beijing, China, 5–7 December 2006

46.  Al-Huthali, A., Oyriende, D. and Akhil Datta-Gupta, “Optimal Water Flood Management Using rate Control,” SPE 102478 to be presented at the 2006 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A., 24–27 September 2006

47.  Hohl, D., Jimenez, E. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Field Experiences With History Matching an Offshore Turbiditic Reservoir Using Inverse Modeling,” SPE 101983 presented at the 2006 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A., 24–27 September 2006.

48.  Ma, X., Al-Harbi, M., Datta-Gupta, A. and Efendiev, Y. “A Multistage Sampling Approach to Quantifying Uncertainty During History Matching Geological Models,” SPE 102476 presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A., 24–27 September 2006.

49.  Cheng, H., Oyerinde, D., Datta-Gupta, A. and Milliken, W. “Compressible Streamlines and Three-phase History Matching,” SPE 99465 presented at the 2006 SPE/DOE Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.A., 22–26 April 2006.

50.  Cheng, H., Osako, I., Datta-Gupta, A. and King, M. J. “A Rigorous Compressible Streamline Formulation for Two and Three Phase Black Oil Simulation,” SPE 96866 presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Dallas, TX, October 9-12, 2005.

51.  King, M. J., Burn, K. S., Wang, P., Muralidharan, V., Alvarado, F., Ma X. and Datta-Gupta SPE, A., “Optimal Coarsening of 3D Reservoir Models for Flow Simulation,” SPE 95759 presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Dallas, TX, October 9-12, 2005.

52.  Jimznez, E., Sabir, K., Datta-Gupta, A. and King, M. J., “Spatial Error and Convergence in Streamline Simulation,” SPE 92873 Presented at the 2005 SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium The Woodlands, TX., U.S.A., 31 January–02 February 2005

53.  Al-Harbi, M., Cheng, H., He, Zhong and Datta-Gupta, A., “Streamline-based Production Data Integration in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs,” SPE 89914 presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Houston, TX, September 26-29, 2004.

54.  Cheng, H., Wen, X, Milliken, W. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Field Experiences with Assisted and Automatic History Matching Using Streamline Models,” SPE 89857 presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Houston, TX, September 26-29, 2004

55.  Al-Huthali, A. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Streamline Simulation of Water Injection in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs,” SPE 89443 presented at the SPE/DOE fourteenth symposium on Improved Oil Recovery, Tulsa, OK, April 17-21, 2004.

56.  King, M. J., Osako, I. and  Datta-Gupta A., “A Predictor Corrector-Formulation for Rigorous Streamline Simulation,” Presented at the 8th Oxford Institute of Computational Fluid Dynamics Conference
Oxford University, Oxford, England, March 29 – April 1, 2004

57.  Cheng, H, Khargoria, A., He, Z. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Fast History Matching of Finite-difference Models Using Streamline-derived Sensitivities,” SPE 89447 presented at the SPE/DOE fourteenth symposium on Improved Oil Recovery, Tulsa, OK, April 17-21, 2004

58.  Cheng, H., Datta-Gupta, A. and He, Zhong., “A Comparison of Travel Time and Amplitude Inversion for Production Data Integration into Geologic Models,” SPE 84570 presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition , Denver, CO, October  5-8, 2003.

59.  Perez, H., Datta-Gupta, A. and Misra, S., “The Role of Electrofacies, Lithofacies and Hydraulic Flow Units in Permeability Predictions from Well Logs: A Comparative Analysis Using Classification Trees,” SPE 84301 presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition , Denver, CO, October  5-8, 2003.

60.  Vasco, D. W., Datta-Gupta, A., He, Z., Behrens, R., Rickett, J. and Condon, P., “Reconciling Time-Lapse Seismic and Production Data Using Streamline Models: The Bay Marchand Field, Gulf of Mexico,” SPE 84568 presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition , Denver, CO, October  5-8, 2003.

61.  Qassab, H, Khalifa, M, Pavlas, R., Khargoria, A., He, Zhong, Lee, S. H. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Streamline-based Production Data Integration Under Realistic Field Conditions: Experience in a Giant Middle-Eastern Oil Reservoir,” SPE 84079 presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition , Denver, CO, October  5-8, 2003..

62.  Ates, H., Bahar, A., El-Abd, S., Charfeddine, M., Kelkar, M. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Ranking and Upscaling of Geostatistical Reservoir Models Using Streamline Simulation: A Field Case Study,” presented at the SPE 13th Middle East Oil Show & Conference tp be held in Bahrain 2-6 June 2003.

63.  Malallah, A., Perez, H., Datta-Gupta, A. and Alamody, W., “Multiscale Data Integration Using Markov Random Fields and Markov Chain Monte Carlo: A Field Application in the Middle East,”SPE 81544 presented at the SPE 13th Middle East Oil Show & Conference, Bahrain 2-6 June 2003.

64.  Ichiro, O., Datta-Gupta, A. and King, M. J., “Time Step Selection During Streamline Simulation via Transverse Flux Correction,” SPE 79688 presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, Houston, TX, February 3-5, 2003.

65.  Vega, L., Rojas, D. and  Datta-Gupta, A., “Scalability of the Deterministic and Bayesian Approaches to Production Data Integration Into Field-Scale Reservoir Models,” SPE 79666 presented at the SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, Houston, TX, February 3-5, 2003.

66.  He, Zhong, Parikh, H., Datta-Gupta, A., Perez, J. and Pham, T., “Identifying Reservoir Compartmentalization and Flow Barriers Using Primary Production: A Streamline Approach,” SPE 77589 presented at the 2002 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, San Antonio, TX, Sept. 29-Oct. 2.

67.  He, Zhong and Datta-Gupta, A. "Streamline-based Production Data Integration Under Changing Field Conditions," SPE 71333 presented at the 2001 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition,, New Orleans, LA, Sept. 30-Oct. 3,

68.  Illiassov, P., Datta-Gupta, A. and Vasco, D. W., " Field-scale Characterization of Permeability and Saturation Distribution Using Partitioning Tracer Tests: The Ranger Field, Texas," SPE 71320 presented at the 2001 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition,, New Orleans, LA, Sept. 30-Oct. 3

69.  Mathisen, T., Lee, S. H. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Improved Permeability Estimates in Carbonate Reservoirs Using Electrofacies Characterization: A Case Study of the North Robertson Unit, West Texas,” SPE 70034 in Proceedings of the Permian Basin Oil and Gas Recovery Conference, Midland, TX 15-16 May, 2001.

70.  Idrobo, E. A., Choudhury, M. K. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Swept Volume Calculations and Ranking of Geostatistical Reservoir Models Using Streamline Simulation,” SPE 62557 presented at the 2000 SPE/AAPG Western Regional Meeting, Long Beach, California, June 19-23.

71.  Kulkarni, K. N., Datta-Gupta, A. and Vasco, D. W., “A Streamline Approach to Integrating Transient Pressure Data Into High-Resolution Reservoir Models,” SPE 65120 in Proceedings of the SPE European Petroleum Conference, Paris, France, 24-25, October 2000.

72.  Lee, S. H., Malallah, A., Datta-Gupta, A. and Higdon, D., “Multiscale Data Integration Using Markov Random Fields,” SPE 63066, in Proceedings of the 2000 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Dallas, TX, 1-4, October 2000.

73.  Mishra, S., Choudhary, M. K. and Datta-Gupta, A., “A Novel Approach for Reservoir Forecasting Under Uncertainty,” SPE 62926, in Proceedings of the 2000 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Dallas, TX, 1-4, October 2000.

74.  Idrobo, E. A., Malallah, A., Datta-Gupta, A. and Parra, J. O., “Characterizing Fluid Saturation Distribution Using Cross-well Seismic and Well Data: A Geostatistical Study,” SPE 56515 in Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Houston, TX, 3-6 October, 1999.

75.  Lee, S. H. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Electrofacies Characterization and Permeability Predictions in Carbonate Reservoirs: Role of Multivariate Analysis and Non-parametric Regression,” SPE 56658 in Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Houston, TX, 3-6 October, 1999.

76.  Yoon, S. S., Malallah, A., Datta-Gupta, A., Vasco, D. W. and Behrens, R. A., “A Multiscale Approach to Production Data Integration Using Streamline Models, SPE 56653 in Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Houston, TX, 3-6 October, 1999.

77.  Kulkarni, K. N. and Datta-Gupta, A., “Estimating Relative Permeability from Production Data: A Streamline Approach,” SPE 56751 in Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Houston, TX, 3-6 October, 1999.

78.  Yoon, S., Barman, I., Datta-Gupta, A. and Pope, G. A., “In-Situ Characterization of Residual NAPL Distribution Using Streamline-Based Inversion of Partitioning Tracer Tests,” SPE 52729 in Proceedings of the 1999 SPE/EPA Exploration and Production Environmental Conference, Austin, TX, 28 February - 3 March, 1999.

79.  Vasco, D. W., Yoon, S. and Datta-Gupta, A. "Integrating Dynamic Data into High Resolution Reservoir Models Using Streamline-Based Analytic Sensitivity Coefficients," SPE 49002, in Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, New Orleans, LA, 27-30 September, 1998.

80.  Cobenas R. H., Datta-Gupta, A. and Aprilian S. S., "A Closer Look at Non-Uniqueness During Dynamic Data Integration into Reservoir Characterization," SPE 39669, in Proceedings of SPE/DOE  Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery, Tulsa, OK, April 19-22, 1998.

81.  Barman I., Sharma A.K., Datta-Gupta A. and Walker R.F., "Permeability Predictions in Carbonate Reservoirs Using Optimal Non-parametric Transforms: An Application at the Salt Creek Field, Kent County, TX," SPE 39667, in Proceedings of SPE/DOE  Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery, Tulsa, OK, April 19-22, 1998.

82.  Xue, G. and Datta-Gupta, A., "Structure Preserving Inversion: An Efficient Approach to Conditioning Stochastic Reservoir Models to Dynamic Data," SPE 38727, in Proceedings of of the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, San Antonio, TX, October 5-8, 1997.

83.  Peddibhotla, S., Datta-Gupta A. and Xue, G., “Multiphase streamline Modeling in Three Dimensions: Further generalizations and a Large-scale Field Example,” SPE 38003, in Proceedings of the 14th SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, Dallas (June, 1997).

84.  Datta-Gupta, A., Xue, Guoping and Lee, Sangheon, “Non-parametric Transformations for Data Correlation and Integration: From Theory to Practice,” in Proceedings of the Fourth International Reservoir Characterization Conference, Houston, TX (March, 1997).

85.  Xue, G. and Datta-Gupta, A., "A New Approach to Seismic Data Integration During Reservoir Characterization using Optimal non-Parametric Transformations," SPE 36500, in Proceedings of SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A., 6-9 October, 1996.

86.  Economides, M.J., Datta-Gupta, A., Ehlig-Economides, C.A., Valkó, P., and Zolotukhin, A.B.: Advances in Petroleum Engineering, 1996, presented at the 1996 All-Russian Scientific Conference on Fundamental Problems of Oil and Gas, Moscow, Russia, Jan. 22–25.

87.  Peddibhotla, S., Cubillos H. G., Datta-Gupta A. and Wu C. H., “Rapid Simulation of Multiphase Flow Through Fine-scale Geostatistical Realizations Using a New 3D Streamline Model: A Field Example,” SPE 36008 in Proceedings of the 11th SPE Petroleum Computer Conference, Dallas (June, 1996).

88.  Xue, G. and Datta-Gupta, A., "A New Approach to Seismic Data Integration During Reservoir Characterization using Optimal non-Parametric Transformations," SPE 36500, Presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A., 6-9 October, 1996.

89.  Vasco, D. W., Datta-Gupta, A. and Long, J. C. S. "Integrating Field Production History in Stochastic Reservoir Characterization," SPE 36567, Presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A., 6-9 October, 1996.

90.  Datta-Gupta, A., Vasco, D. W. and Long, J. C. S. "Sensitivity and Spatial Resolution of Transient Pressure and Tracer Data for Heterogeneity Characterization", SPE 30589, in Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Dallas, TX, October, 1995.

91.  Jacobsen, J. S., Bethel, E. W., Datta-Gupta, A., and Holland, P. J., "Petroleum Reservoir Simulation in a Virtual Environment," SPE 29118 in Proceedings of the 13th Symposium on Reservoir Simulation, San Antonio (1995).

92.  Datta-Gupta, A., Vasco, D. W., Long, J. C. S. and Vomvoris, S., "Stochastic Modeling of Spatial Heterogeneities Conditioned to Hydraulic and Tracer Tests," in Proceedings of the Fifth International High Level Radioactive Waste Management Meeting, Las Vegas, 4, 2624-2632, 1994.

 

DOCTORAL STUDENTS SUPERVISED

Shusei Tanaka, Effective Reservoir Management Using Streamline-based Reservoir Simulation, History Matching and Rate Allocation, December 2014.

Zheng Zhang, History Matching and Optimization Using Stochastic Methods: Application to Chemical Flooding, December 2014.

Zhang Yanbin, Dynamic Reservoir Characterization Using Complex Grids Based on Streamlines and Fast Marching Methods, August 2013.

Shingo Watanabe, Time Lapse Seismic Data Integration Using Pressure and Saturation Effects, August 2013.

SukSang Kang, Model Calibration, Drainage Volume Calculation and Optimization in Heterogeneous Fractured Reservoirs, August 2012

Han-Young Park, A Hierarchical Multiscale Approach to History Matching and Optimization for Reservoir Management in Mature Fields, August 2012

Satyajit Taware, Optimal Reservoir Management and Well Placement Under Geologic Uncertainty, August 2012

Jiang Xie, Application of Level Set and Fast Marching Methods in Reservoir Characterization, August 2012

Jichao Yin, A Hierarchical Streamline-Assisted History Matching Method and Applications, December 2011

Eric Bhark, Multiscale Spectral-Domain Parameterization for History Matching in Structured and Unstructured Grid Geometries, August 2011

Alvaro Rey Amaya, Fast History Matching of Time-Lapse Seismic and Productions Data for High Resolution Models, May 2011

Kim Jong-Uk, Production Data Integration into High Resolution Geologic Models with Trajectory-Based Methods and a Duel Scale Approach, August 2009

Deepak Devegowda, Streamline Assisted Ensemble Kalman Filter-Formulation and Field Application, August 2009

Yan Li, Upscaling Methods for Multi-Phase Flow and Transport in Heterogeneous Porous Media, August 2009

Ahmed Al-Huthali, Optimal Water flooding Management Under Geologic Uncertainty Using Rate Controlled: Theory and Field Applications, May 2009

Ajitabh Kumar, Time Lapse Monitoring of CO2 Sequestration, December 2008

Xianlin Ma, History Matching and Uncertainty Quantification Using Sampling Method, August 2008

Eduardo Jimenez, Fast History Matching of Time-Lapse Seismic and Production Data for High Resolution Models, May 2008

Dayo Oryiende, Field-Scale Three Phase Inversion Using Streamlines, May 2007

Ichiro Osako, A Rigorous Compressible Streamline formulation for Black Oil and compositional Simulation, December 2006

Hao Cheng, Fast History Matching of Finite-Difference Model, Compressible and Three-Phase Flow Using Streamline-derived Sensitivities, August 2005

Mishal Al-Harbi, Data Partitioning Using Bayesian Methods, December 2004

Ahmed Daoud, Automatic History Matching in Bayesian Framework for Field-Scale Application, December 2004

Arun Khargoria, Development of a Field-scale Streamline Simulator, May 2003

Zhong He, Integration of Dynamic Data into Reservoir Description Using Streamline Approaches, August 2003

Adel Malallah, Data Integration into High Resolution reservoir Models Using Geostatistics and Multiscale Markov Random Fields, August 2001

Kari Kulkarni, Estimation of Absolute and Relative Permeability Using Production Data, May 2000

Seongsik Yoon, Dynamic Data Integration into High Resolution Reservoir Models Using Streamline Based Inversion, May 2000

Sang Heon Lee, Integrated Reservoir Characterization Using Non-Parametric Regression and Mulitscale Markov Random Fields, May 2000

Eduardo A. Hurtado, Characterization and Ranking of Reservoir Models Using Geostatistics and Streamline Simulation, December 1999

Indranil Barman, Use of Non-Parametric Regression and Inverse Modeling for Reservoir Characterization, May 1999

Salis Aprilian, Integrating Multiphase Produciton Data Into Reservoir Characterization Using Stochastic Inverse Modeling, March 1998

Sriram Peddibhotla, Rapid Simulation Multiphase Flow in Heterogeneous Reservoirs Using 3-D Streamlines, May 1997

Guoping Xue, Integrated Reservoir Characterization Using Optimal Non-Parametric Transformations and Structure Preserving Inversions, May 1997

 

M. S. STUDENTS SUPERVISED

Yusuke Fujita, Fast Marching Method with Multiphase Flow and Compositional Effects, August 2014.

Changdong Yang, Integration of Microseismic and Production Data Using the Fast Marching Method, August 2013.

Feyisayo Olalotiti-Lawal, Ranking and Uncertainty Assessments of Geologic Models Using the Fast Marching Method, August 2013

Yonnie Yip, Initial Member Selection and Covariance Localization Study of Ensemble Kalman Filter Based Data Assimilation, May 2011

Qing Tao, A Comparison of Waterflood Management Using Arrival Time Optimization and NPV Optimization, August 2009

Shingo Watanabe, Hybrid Ensemble Kalman Filter, August 2009

Song Du, Static Reservoir Model Upgridding and Design of User Interface, December 2009

Matthew Talbert, A Column Based Variance Analysis Approach to Statistic Reservoir Model Upgridding, August  2008

Sarwesh Kumar, Understanding Reservoir Mechanisms Using Phase and Component Streamline Tracing, August 2008

Rahul Mukherjee, Multiscale Finite Element Methods and Applications, May 2008

Jiang Xie, Variable Selection in Non-parametric Regression, December 2008

Pranay Parihar, Streamline Simulation with Geomechanics, December 2008

Elkins Arroyo, Ensemble Kalman Filters, May 2006

Chengwu Yuan, An Efficient Bayesian Approach to History Matching and Uncertainty Assessment, June 2005

Fady Chaban, A Numerical Investigation of Accuracy in Streamline Simulation, September 2004

Adedayo Oyriende, A Composite Tracer Analysis Approach to Reservoir Characterization, August 2004

Eduardo Jimenez, The Impact of Grid Geometry on Displacement Calculation, May 2004

Nam Ill, Pressure History Matching based on Electrofacies in a Gas Reservoir, October 2003

Ichiro Osako, Timestep Selection During Streamline Simulation Via Transverse Flux Correction, October 2003

Harshal Parikh, Reservoir Characterization Using Experimental Design and Response Surface Methodology, August 2003

Ahmed Al-Huthali, Streamline-Based Simulation of water Injection in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs, August 2003

Kamran Sabir, Velocity Models, Material Balance and Solution Convergence in Streamline-Based Simulation, December 2002

Hector Perez, Permeability Prediction Using Tree Classifiers, July 2002

Danny Paico, A Comparison of Bayesian Versus Deterministic Formulation for Dynamic Data Integration into Reservoir Models, December 2001

Pavel Illiasov, Inversion of Field-Sale Partitioning Tracer Response for Characterizing Oil Saturation Distribution: A Streamline Approach, December 2000

Manoj Chowdhury, Reservoir Management Using Streamline Simulation, December, 2000

Trond Mathisen, Ranking of Geostatistical Models Using Production Data, May 2000

Rafael Cobenas, A Closer Look at Non-Uniqueness During Dynamic Data Integration, December 1997

Douglas Tunison, Streamline Simulation of Surfactant-Enhanced Aquifer Remediation, December 1996

Helber Gutierrez, Application of Geostatistical Reservoir Description for Maximizing Waterflood Recovery, La Cira Field, December 1995