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UNISIM Energi Simulation Workshop

UNISIM Energi Simulation Workshop

August 9 & 10, 2018 University of Campinas UNISIM hosted their II Energi Simulation Workshop in Optimization and Integration between Reservoir and Production Systems. The technical event was held at the FEM (Faculty of Mechanical Engineering) and was attended by approximately 50 people. The technical presentations were related to research projects under development at UNISIM […]

New Home for Energi Simulation Chair at Recife, Brazil, Under Construction

New Home for Energi Simulation Chair at Recife, Brazil, Under Construction

August 24, 2018 Duke Anderson and Andrew Seto of Energi Simulation, and Victor Salazar of CMG Limited visited Dr. Leonardo Guimarães and his research team at the Federal University of Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil, on August 6-7, 2018. In addition to reviewing the Energi Simulation Research Chair program led by Dr. Guimarães on ‘Optimization, Uncertainties […]

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Energi Simulation at CMG Technical Symposium 2018

Energi Simulation at CMG Technical Symposium 2018

Three Energi Simulation team members, Andrew Seto, Ricardo Garza and Sima Kohbodi, attended CMG’s Technical Symposium at the Eau Claire Sheraton Suites on June 4-5, 2018. The biennial event showcased the latest research and development in state-of-the-art reservoir simulators and case studies to the industry, ranging from improvement in computational speed to inclusion of artificial […]

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Energi Simulation Sponsored USC Student competing at the 2018 SPE International Student Paper Contest in Dallas

Energi Simulation Sponsored USC Student competing at the 2018 SPE International Student Paper Contest in Dallas

by Behnam Jafarpour, Energi Simulation Chair and Associate Professor at the University of Southern California Each year, Petroleum Engineering students at all levels (BS, MS, and PhD) participate in the Annual Student Paper Contest, sponsored by the Society of Petroleum Engineers during the Western Regional Meeting (SPE-WRM). The top rank in each category wins a free trip to […]

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My PhD journey at Heriot-Watt University

My PhD journey at Heriot-Watt University

by Rafael M. Castaneda Neto, PhD Graduate, Heriot-Watt University  I joined the Carbonate Reservoir Group at Heriot-Watt University in October 2014 to start my PhD in fractured reservoir simulation under Sebastian Geiger’s and Florian Doster’s supervision. My PhD project was funded by the DOE of the United States and by Energi Simulation formerly Foundation CMG […]

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Dr. Russ T. Johns’ Research Group

Dr. Russ T. Johns’ Research Group

The first part of 2018 turned out to be a stellar start to the year for our research group. We had several students graduate (Evan, Eunnam, and Liwei) and for celebration some of us out for a nice lunch. After lunch we took a photograph with the Nittany LION! The lion is the 2nd most […]

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New Big Ten Academic Alliance Academic Leadership Program fellows announced

New Big Ten Academic Alliance Academic Leadership Program fellows announced

Dr. Zuleima Karpyn selected as Penn State Administrative Fellow The Penn State’s Administrative Fellows Program offers faculty and staff the opportunity to work with senior University officials to gain knowledge and experience pertaining to the challenges of leadership in our academic community. Dr. Karpyn, Energi Simulation Research Co-Chair on Fluid Behavior & Rock Interactions, has […]

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Workshop makes headway on naturally fractured reservoirs

Workshop makes headway on naturally fractured reservoirs

By Dr. Sebastan Geiger, Energi Simulation Chair from Heriot-Watt University I had the great honour to co-chair, together with Bertraind Gauthier from Total, the 3rd EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers) Workshop on Naturally Fractured Reservoirs (NFR) in Oman, after having served on the organising committee for the first two editions of this successful […]

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Showcasing the latest reservoir simulator for unconventional resource development

Showcasing the latest reservoir simulator for unconventional resource development

by Dr. Kun Wang, representing Dr. John Chen, Energi Simulation Research Chair, University of Calgary, March 2018 SPE Canada Unconventional Resources Conference provided us a platform to share and discuss the most advanced technology in unconventional resources production with people from industry and academia. This two-day event had over 40 excellent presentations on various topics […]

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