Geosciences and Geological and Petroleum Engineering Masters Theses

Geosciences and Geological and Petroleum Engineering Masters Theses

 

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Theses from 2018

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Reprocessing of the 2 Hz P-P data from the Blackfoot 3C-2D survey with special reference to multicomponent seismic processing, Onur Akturk

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Monobore completion design: Classification, applications, benefits and limitations, Anwar Khaled AL-Fadhli

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New wellbore-integrity classification for gas migration problems and new cement formulations using Graphene Nano Platelets to prevent gas migration through cement, Mohammed Mousa M. Alkhamis

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Data analysis of low-salinity waterflooding to enhance the oil recovery in sandstone reservoirs, Nadia Ariani

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The importance of chemical grouting materials for optimum mechanical performance with different soil conditions, Yusuf Alper Cinar

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Reprocessing of 3C-2D seismic reflection data from the Spring Coulee Field, Alberta, Yasin Demir

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An integrated method for understanding the fluid flow behavior and forecasting well deliverability in gas condensate reservoirs with water aquifer drive, Abdulaziz Mustafa Em. Ellafi

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Numerical simulation study of factors affecting production well gel treatment using linear models with crossflow, Kewei Shi

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Proppant transport with varying injection points and its impact on proppant development inside a fracture, Shail Janakbhai Soni

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3D seismic imaging of submarine stratovolcanic and salt structures beneath the Taranaki Basin, New Zealand and the Gulf of Mexico, Ersin Erdem Unkaracalar

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The role of flexural slip in the development of chevron folds, Yuxing Wu

Theses from 2017

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Evaluation of preformed particle gels penetration and propagation behavior for a conformance control treatment in partially open conduits, Ahmed Mohamed Aldalfag

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Assessment of rockfall rollout risk along varying slope geometries using the Rocfall and CRSP software, Mariam S. Al E'bayat

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2-D and 3-D mapping of soil and rock structure in karst terrain of southwestern Missouri using the non-invasive electrical resistivity tomography method (ERT), Diya Ali Ahmad Alfuqara

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Determination of significant parameters that drive fracture optimization in the Glauconite Formation, Southern Chile, Ghassan Saleh Mahdi Alqatrani

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Detection of mine roof failure using inexpensive LiDAR technology, Ali Abdullah M. Alzahrani

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Preformed particle gel conformance control performance in partially opened fracture and fully opened fracture systems, Ghith Ali Ahmed Biheri

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Deformation processes at the leading edge of the sevier fold and thrust belt, southwest Utah, William Joseph Michael Chandonia

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Survey and data analysis of weak gel treatments in injection wells, Zhuxing Chen

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Structural and U-Pb detrital zircon geochronologic constraints on the origin of the Condrey Mountain Schist, California - Oregon, Joseph Reid Coons

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Crustal thickness and Vp/Vs ratio of Yellowstone, Eastern Snake River Plain, Wyoming Province, and the northern Basin and Range Province through receiver function analysis, Avikant Dayma

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Provenance and depositional environments of fluvial-lacustrine deposits in a non-marine rift basin, Lower-Triassic Jiucaiyuan and Shaofanggou low-order cycles Bogda Shan, NW China, Jaimeson Grigaitis Fredericks

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The use of ceramic water filters under pressure in an in-line water pumping system, Travis Dean Gardner

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Hydrogeochemical controls on reactive and nonreactive solute transport in heterogenous porous media, Mahta Gholizadeh Ansari

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Development of a variogram approach to spatial outlier detection using a supplemental digital elevation model dataset, Zane Daniel Helwig

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Long-term monitoring of a landslide in Stone County, Missouri using high precision multi-temporal laser scanning, Benjamin Michael Herries

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Imaging in karst terrain using the electrical resistivity and multichannel analyses of surface wave methods, Ragab W. Jaafar

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Effect of fracture heterogeneity on proppant transport and settling mechanism, Dhurgham Abdulameer Kadhim

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Quantifying ceramic proppant transport in complex fracture networks, Vivekvardhan Reddy Kesireddy

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Well log interpretation and 3D reservoir property modeling of Maui-B field, Taranaki Basin, New Zealand, Aziz Mennan

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Geomechanical analysis of the wellbore instability problems in Nahr Umr Formation southern Iraq, Haider Qasim Mohammed

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Hydraulic conductivity testing of cement-bentonite mixes for use in annular well seals, Amy Lynn Norval

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Overview of CO₂ leakage problems and sealants for CO₂ leakage remediation, Shudai Peng

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Study of surface complexation and mineral dissolution during water-rock interaction in high salinity waterflooding at elevated temperatures, Sameer Salasakar

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Evaluation of swelling and re-swelling of preformed particle gels (PPG) when exposed to CO₂, Sujay Suresh

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Characterizing groundwater flow at Fort Leonard Wood using universal cokriging with trend removal, Rachel Mae Uetrecht

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Mining asteroids for volatile resources: an experimental demonstration of extraction and recovery, Egboche Christopher Unobe

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Evaluation of preformed particle gel as a diverting agent for acidizing, Bo Wei

Theses from 2016

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Mitigation of wellbore instability in deviated wells by using geomechanical models and MPD technique, Husam Raad Abbood

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Conceptual parameters necessary for modeling wettability alteration in an enhanced smart brine-chalk system, Ahmed Abdulkareem Hussein Albahrani

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Study on the applicability of relative permeability modifiers for water shutoff using numerical simulation, Dheiaa Khafief Khashan Alfarge

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Exploring reservoir connectivity with production data: Two new methods and a new technique, Ghazwan Faisal Jasim Al-Khmaysawee

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Shale instability of deviated wellbores in southern Iraqi fields, Ahmed Ali Shanshool Alsubaih

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2D seismic data and gas chimney interpretation in the South Taranaki Graben, New Zealand, Taqi Talib Alzaki

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Structural analysis and fluid flow modeling of the Kapuni Field, New Zealand, Jarret Taylor Baldwin

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Experimental evaluations of selected sealants to remediate CO2 leakage, Aaron Jeffrey Blue

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An investigation of plugging and increasing oil recovery in sandstone porous media by micrometer-size particle gel, Haifeng Ding

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Sensitivity analysis of geomechanical parameters in a two-way coupling reservoir simulation, Hector Gabriel Donoso

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Avon Alkaline Igneous Province, Missouri: Characterization of subcontinental mantle source and evolution via chemical analysis of olivine, Zachary William Freeman

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The mantle transition zone beneath South America from stacking of P-to-S receiver functions, B. A. Goetze

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Impact of repeated cyclic production scheme on EUR in low-permeability reservoirs, Samarth Gupte

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Mechanistic understanding of water-rock interactions during high-salinity water-flooding of carbonate reservoirs, Pu Han

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Single phase gas flow response of fractured horizontal and vertical wells to repeated production, Divya Kandlakunta

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Imaging reinforced concrete: A comparative study of Ground Penetration Radar and Rebarscope, Abhishek Kodi

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Paleogeogra detrital zircon geochronology of Upper Cambrian to Lower Mississippian siliciclastic strata of the Ozark Dome and vicinity, Bing Li

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Periclinal folding in Ozark plateau: A record of local karst collapse or regional tectonic forces?, Chao Liu

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Seismic anisotropy and mantle dynamics beneath the southeastern United States inferred from shear-wave splitting analysis, Yunhua Liu

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Study and development of robust preformed particle gels for conformance control, Yifu Long

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Exhumation of the Nacimiento block: A thermochronologic analysis, Lisa Marie Arnold Lori

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Origin of lacustrine carbonate-dominated clinoforms in the lower-Permian Lucaogou low-order cycle, southern Bogda mountains, NW China, Yiran Lu

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Late Ordovician tectonism in the North American midcontinent: Constraints from U-Pb detrital zircon geochronology, Daniel Nathan Meehan I

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Evaluating completion performance for gas wells in the upper and the lower Montney formation, Canada, Omar Qasim Mohammed

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Developing an idealistic model to characterize and optimize a photovoltaic battery systems, Pavani Reddy Nalladimmu

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Provenance and depositional environments of fluvial-lacustrine sandstones of lower Permian Lucaogou low-order cycle, Bogda mountains, NW China, Xiaowei Peng

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Numerical analysis of flexural slip during viscoelastic buckle folding, Davi Rodrigues Damasceno

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Characterization of fracture initiation in non-cylindrical buckle folds using 3D finite element analysis, Eli Jacob Steinbeck

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Data analysis of surfactant-induced wettability alteration in carbonate reservoirs, Hao Sun

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Computational fluid dynamic analysis in high permeability hydraulic fractured horizontal gas wells, Hrithu Vasudevan

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Correlation anaylsis of magnesite dissolution rate and magnesite spatial distribution, Yao Wang

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Effect of reservoirs heterogeneity on injection pressure and placement of preformed particle gel for conformance control, Ze Wang

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Reprocessing and structural interpretation of multichannel seismic reflection data from Penobscot, Nova Scotia, Fulya Gizem Yagci

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3D seismic structural and stratigraphic interpretation of the TUI-3D field, Taranaki Basin, New Zealand, Gorkem Yagci

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Fluid flow through deformation band, Huining Zhang

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Variable stress orientations in the offshore Nile Delta: The role of salt as a mechanical detachment horizon, Weicheng Zhang

Theses from 2015

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Experimental study of crude oil emulsion stability by surfactants and nanoparticles, Zainab Alabdulmohsen

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Evaluation of millimeter-sized preformed particle gel for conformance control treatments using simple models, Ali Abdulmohsen Al Brahim

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Fault interpretation and reservoir characterization of the Farewell Formation within Kerry Field, Taranaki Basin, New Zealand, Waleed Deefallah M Alotaby

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Determining rockfall volumes in three sites along Habs mountain road in southwestern Saudi Arabia, using LiDAR technology, Abdullah Ayed Al-Otaibi

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Seismic structural investigation and reservoir characterization of the Moki Formation in Maar Field, Taranaki Basin, New Zealand, Mohammed Dhaifallah M Alotaibi

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Palynological Interpretations of Deep Sea Drilling Projects Cores in the Gulf of Mexico and Bahamian Platform, Adam Patrick Barron

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Evaluation of preformed particle gel treatment using homogeneous and heterogeneous models, Hilary Ogochukwu Elue

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Synthesis of different sizes & functions nanoparticles, Jiaming Geng

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Characterizing the influence of carbon on the flowrate and disinfection efficacy of household ceramic water filters, Jessie Yvonne Hahn

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Effect of polymer on disproportionate permeability reduction to gas and water for fractured shales, Lingbo Liu

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Optimum acquisition and processing parameters for multichannel analysis of surface waves using 3D electrical resistivity tomography as control, Uchenna Chibuzo Nwafor

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A new technique for modeling the geomorphology of a slow moving, soft-slope landslide using terrestrial LiDAR, Nathan Bradley Rohrbaugh

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Development of a stochastic model for performance characterization of a PV/VRB microgrid, Kayla M. Speidel

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A geochemical investigation of CO2 sequestration and site characterization at two Missouri locations, Robert Allen Swain

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CO2 miscible flooding application and screening criteria, Mingfei Yin

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Paleogeographic and paleoenvironmental evolution of lacustrine and fluvial Upper Triassic Zhangjiatan shale sequence, Ordos Basin, China, Qiuwan Yu

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Steam flooding screening and EOR prediction by using clustering algorithm and data visualization, Na Zhang

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Survey and data analysis of polymer flooding pilot and field applications in China, Yandong Zhang

Theses from 2014

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Data mining and statistical analysis of completions in the Canadian Montney formation, Mustafa Adil Al-Alwani

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Comparison of core control and geophysical investigations, silica sand deposits, Dawmat Al Jandal, Al Jawf at Saudi Arabia, Ghassan Salem Alsulaimani

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Data analysis and summary for surfactant-polymer flooding based on oil field projects and laboratory data, Pratap D. Chauhan

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PN anisotropy tomography of the Colorado plateau and adjacent areas, Shengyao Cheng

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Effects of grain properties and compaction on single-tool normal indentation of granular materials, Dennis Chieze Duru

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Updated screening criteria for steam flooding based on oil field projects data, Mariwan Qadir Hama

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Numerical simulations for wellbore stability and integrity for drilling and completions, Nevan Christopher Himmelberg

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Development of structural basins and domes on the Sinn El-Kaddab Plateau, Egypt: insights from in situ data and application of moderate resolution orbital imagery of the Seiyal Fault, Thomas J. Jerris