NumPor Annual Meeting

3/2/2014 1:00 PM - 3/3/2014 6:00 PM

Building 19, Exhibition hall 3

March 2, 2014 (Afternoon session)
1:30 pm
  ​ Victor Calo / Yalchin Efendiev (NumPor, KAUST) Numerical Porous Media. Introduction.​
​2:00 pm Oleg Iliev (NumPor, KAUST & ITWM) Industrial Collaboration​
​2:30 pm Break​
​3:00 pm Mary Wheeler​ (CSM, University of Texas) Modeling flow and mechanics in fractured porous media
​3:30 pm Lidietta Giorno (The Institute on Membrane Technology) Integrated membrane operations to treat waste water
​4:00 pm Suzana Nunes (WDRC, KAUST) Membranes for water application
​4:30 pm Knut-Andreas Lie (SINTEF) Matlab Reservoir Simulation Toolbox (MRST)​
​5:00 pm Poster session​
​7:00 pm Dinner (Yacht Club)​
March 3, 2014 (Morning session)​
​8:30 am    Michael Fraim (Petroleum Engineering, Texas A&M Qatar) Sonic stimulation of water injection wells in oil reservoirs in Qatar
​9:00 am Seong Lee (Chevron) Multi-phase flow in naturally fractured reservoir: Hierarchical modeling with discrete fracture networks and equivalent continuum media
​9:30 am Eduardo Gildin (Petroleum Engineering, Texas A&M University) Robust reduced complexity modeling in reservoir simulation and optimization
​10:00 am Break
​10:30 am Shuyu Sun (KAUST) Efficient numerical methods of diffusive interface models: to compute interface tension of two-phase petroleum fluid mixture​
​11:00 am Jun Yao (Chinese University of Petroleum) Multiscale flow simulation theory and method in shale gas reservoirs
​11:30 am Mehdi Ghommem (Schlumberger) Reactive flow in carbonate rock: model development and comparison with experiments
​12:00 pm Lunch
March 3, 2014 (Afternoon session)
1:30 pm
  ​ Krassimir Danov (Sofia University) Influence of the surfactants on the oil recovery: optimal concentration, size of drops and bubbles. Experiment and theory
​2:00 pm Craig Douglas (KAUST & University of Wyoming) Dynamic Big Data Driven Application Science 
​2:30 pm Bani Mallick (Texas A&M University) Bayesian Uncertainty Quantification using Emulators
​3:00 pm Meriem Laleg (KAUST) Inverse problems in fractional advection dispersion equation for porous media characterization
​3:30 pm Break
​4:00 pm Ren Weiqing (NUS) Modeling and simulation of moving contact lines in multi-phase flows
​4:30 pm Galina Printsypar (NumPor, KAUST) Numerical methods for micro-macro modeling and applications to filtration processes
​5:00 pm Maciej Paszynski (AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland) Adaptive algorithms for inverse and dual problems and their applications to 3D DC resistivity logging simulations
​7:00 pm Dinner (Yacht Club)​
March 4-5, 2014
There will be informal talks/discussions by external visitors