PGE 323K PGE 323K. Reservoir Engineering I: Primary Recovery. 3 Hours.
Restricted to geosystems engineering and hydrogeology and petroleum engineering majors. Classification of subsurface reservoirs by type and recovery mechanism; reserve estimates based on material balance; steady-state and transient fluid flow in permeable reservoir rocks as applied to subsurface engineering problems. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: The following with a grade of at least C-: Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering 310, 326, and 427; and credit with a grade of at least C- or registration in 322K; and credit or registration in Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering 424.