Theses and Dissertations — 2021

Masters Theses

Student Advisor(s) Thesis/Dissertation Title
Jose A. Benavides Arancibia Dr. Michael T. Myers Dielectric Response Interpretation of Shale Rocks with Low Cation Exchange Capacity [Link]
Aryab Mazumdar Dr. Lori Hathon Developing Predictive Model for Strength Properties: Linking MWD Data to Core Analyses
Floriane Seka Youzan Dr. Kyung Jae Lee Numerical Simulation Study for Analyzing the Factors Affecting Microbial Enhanced Oil Recovery [Link]
Leila Zeinali Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides Enhanced Geothermal System Model for Flow Through a Stimulated Rock Volume


Student Advisor(s) Thesis/Dissertation Title
Bingwen Deng Dr. Guan Qin Numerical Simulation of Coupled Processes of Fluid Flow and Reactive Transport in Fractured Carbonate Formations Induced by Seawater Injection
Naveen Krishnaraj Dr. Michael T. Myers Joint Inversion and Unsupervised Learning Applied to NMR Data Processing that Eliminates the Need for Regularization [Link]
Clara Palencia Hernandez Dr. Lori Hathon Spontaneous Imbibition Studies in Shale Gas Reservoirs: Insight into Origins of High Salinity Flowback Water [Link]
Sabyasachi Prakash Dr. George K. Wong Experimental Study: Investigating Effect of Injection on Yield Surface, Stress Path Coefficients, and Associated Hysteresis in Unconsolidated Sands [Link]
Seyed Mahdi Razavi Dr. S.M. Farouq Ali Nonintrusive Reduced Order Modeling of Particle in Fluid Flow – Proppant Transport [Link]
Anand Selveindran Dr. Ganesh C. Thakur Machine Learning Assisted Reservoir Management for Injection Projects [Link]
Kaiyi Zhang Dr. Guan Qin Mechanistic and Kinetic Study of Gas Storage and Transport in Unconventional Reservoirs Using Molecular Simulation [Link]