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2014

Aslan, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Water on Aggregate Size, Viscosity, and Deposition of Asphaltenes in Flow-lines," Langmuir (2014) 30, 3658-3664.

Bolton, E. W., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Numerical Modeling of Temperature and Species Distributions in Hydrocarbon Reservoirs," Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth (2014) 119, 18-31.

Jiménez-Ángeles, F., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Nucleation of Methane Hydrates at Moderate Subcooling by Molecular Dynamics Simulations," Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2014) 118, 11310-11318.

Lukanov, B., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Specific Ion Effects on the Self-Assembly of Ionic Surfactants: A Molecular Thermodynamic Theory of Micellization with Dispersion Forces," Langmuir (2014) 30, 6373-6383.

Rezaei, N., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Macro- and Microscale Waterflooding Performances of Crudes which form w/o Emulsions upon Mixing with Brines," Energy and Fuels (2014) 28, 2092-2103.

Sun, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Natural Gas Hydrate Particles in Oil-Free Systems with Kinetic Inhibition and Slurry Viscosity Reduction," Energy and Fuels (2014) 28, 1890-1895.

Li, Z., Jin, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Phase Behavior and Adsorption of Pure Substances and Mixtures and Characterization in Nanopore Structures by Density Functional Theory," SPE Journal (to appear, 2014).

Rezaei, N., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Pressure Evolution and Production Performance of Waterflooding in n-Heptane Saturated Fired Berea Cores," SPE Journal (to appear, 2014).

2013

Moortgat, J., Firoozabadi, A., Li, Z. and Esposito, R.: "CO2 Injection in Vertical and Horizontal Cores: Measurements and Numerical Simulation," SPE Journal (2013) 18(2), 331-344.

Hashmi, S. M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Self-assembly of Resins and Asphaltenes Facilitates Asphaltene Dissolution by an Organic Acid," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science  (2013) 394, 115-123.

Mutoru, J. W., Smith, W., O'Hern, C. S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Diffusion and Clustering along Critical Isotherms of Medium-chain n-Alkanes," Journal of Chemical Physics (2013) 138, 024317.

Myint, P. C., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Onset of Buoyancy-driven Convection in Cartesian and Cylindrical Geometries," Physics of Fluids (2013), 25, 044105.

Moortgat, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Higher-Order Compositional Modeling of Three-phase Flow in Fractured Porous Media Based on Cross-flow Equilibrium," Journal of Computational Physics (2013), 250, 425-445.

Sun, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "New Surfactant for Hydrate Anti-agglomeration in Hydrocarbon Flowlines and Seabed Oil Capture," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (2013), 402, 312-319.

Proposed Mechanism for Hydrate Anti-agglomeration in Methane/Water Mixtures

Myint, P. C., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Onset of Convection with Fluid Compressibility and Interface Movement," Physics of Fluids (2013), 25, 094105.

Moortgat, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Fickian Diffusion in Discrete-Fractured Media from Chemical Potential Gradients and Comparison to Experiment," Energy & Fuels (2013), 27, 5793-5805.

Jin, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Methane and Carbon Dioxide Adsorption in Clay-like Slit Pores by Monte Carlo Simulations," Fluid Phase Equilibria (2013), 360, 456-465.

Moortgat, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Three-Phase Compositional Modeling with Capillarity in Heterogeneous and Fractured Media," SPE Journal (2013), 18, 1150-1168.

2012

Moreira, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Molecular Thermodynamic Modeling of Droplet-type Microemulsions," Langmuir (2012) 28,1738-1752.

Hashmi, S. M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Field- and Concentration-Dependence of Electrostatics in Non-polar Colloidal Asphaltene Suspensions," Soft Matter (2012) 8, 1878-1883.

Rongy, L., Haugen, K. B., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Mixing from Fickian diffusion and natural convection in binary non-equilibrium fluid phases,"  AIChE Journal  (2012) 58(5), 1336-1345.

Mikyška, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Investigation of Mixture Stability at Given Volume, Temperature, and Number of Moles," Fluid Phase Equilibria  (2012) 321, 1-9.

Volume Function coefficient (a new thermodynamic function)

Ahmed, T., Nasrabadi, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Complex Flow and Composition Path in CO2 Injection Schemes from Density Effects," Energy & Fuels (2012) 26, 4590−4598.

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Initialization of Phase Fractions in Rachford-Rice Equations for Robust and Efficient Three-Phase Split Calculation," Fluid Phase Equilibria  (2012) 332, 21–27.

Hashmi, S. M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Controlling Nonpolar Colloidal Asphaltene Aggregation by Electrostatic Repulsion," Energy & Fuels (2012) 26, 4438−4444.

Hashmi, S. M., Zhong, K. X., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Acid-Base Chemistry Enables Reversible Colloid-to-Solution Transition of Asphaltenes in Non-Polar Systems," Soft Matter (2012) 8, 8778-8785.

Cheng, P., Bestehorn, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Permeability Anisotropy on Buoyancy-driven Flow for CO2 Sequestration in Saline Aquifers," Water Resources Research (2012) 48, W09539.

Sun, M., Wang, Y., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effectiveness of Alcohol Cosurfactants in Hydrate Antiagglomeration," Energy and Fuels (2012) 26, 5626-5232.

Bestehorn, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Fluctuations on the Onset of Density-driven Convection in Porous Media," Physics of Fluids (2012) 24, 114102.

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "General Strategy for Stability Testing and Phase-split Calculation in Two and Three Phases,"  SPE Journal (December 2012), 1096-1107.

Moortgat, J., Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Three-Phase Compositional Modeling of CO2 Injection by Higher-Order Finite Element Methods with CPA Equation of State for Aqueous Phase," Water Resources Research (2012) 48, W12511.

Sun, S., Firoozabadi, A., and Kou, J.: "Numerical Modeling of Two-Phase Binary Fluid Mixing using Mixed Finite Elements," Computational Geosciences (2012) 16, 1101-1124.

 

2011

Wu, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effects of Firing and Chemical Treatments on Berea Permeability and Wettability," Energy & Fuels (2011) 25, 197–207.

Wu, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Treatment Chemical Composition on Wettability Alteration from Oil-Wetting to Intermediate-Wetting," Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (2011) 50, 17-23.

Moortgat, J., Sun, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Compositional Modeling of Three-Phase Flow with Gravity using Higher-Order Finite Element Methods," Water Resources Research (2011) 47, W05511.

Mutoru, J. W., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Form of Multicomponent Fickian Diffusion Coefficients Matrix," Journal of Chemical Thermodynamics (2011) 43, 1192-1203.

Mutoru, J. W., Leahy-Dios, A., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Modeling Infinite Dilution and Fickian Diffusion Coefficients of Carbon Dioxide in Water," AIChE Journal (2011) 57(6), 1617-1627.

Mikyška, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "A New Thermodynamic Function for Phase-Splitting at Constant Temperature, Moles, and Volume," AIChE Journal (2011) 57(7), 1897-1904.

Hashmi, S. M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Tuning Size and Electrostatics in Non-Polar Colloidal Asphaltene Suspensions by Polymeric Adsorption," Soft Matter (2011) 7, 8384-8391.

Haugen, K.B., Sun, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Efficient and Robust Three-Phase Split Computations," AIChE Journal (2011) 57(9), 2555-2565.

Mustapha, H., Dimitrakopoulos, R., Graf, T., and Firoozabadi, A.: "An Efficient Method for Discretizing 3D Fractured Media for Subsurface Flow and Transport Simulations," International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids (2011) 67, 651–670.

 

2010
Moreira, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: “Molecular Thermodynamic Modeling of Specific Ion Effects on Micellization of Ionic Surfactants," Langmuir (2010) 26 (19).

Hashmi, S. M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Dispersant on Asphaltene Suspension Dynamics: Aggregation and Sedimentation," Journal Physical Chemistry B (2010) 114, 15780–15788.

Li, X., Negadi, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Anti-agglomeration in Cyclopentane Hydrates from Biosurfactant and Cosurfactant," Energy&Fuels (2010) 24, 4937-4943.

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Modeling asphaltene precipitation by n-alkanes from heavy oils and bitumens using cubic-plus-association equation of state," Energy&Fuels (2010) 24, 1106-1113.

Mikyška, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Implementation of higher-order methods for robust and efficient compositional simulation," Journal of Computational Physics (2010) 229, 2898–2913.

Firoozabadi, A., and Cheng, P.: "Prospects for subsurface CO2 sequestration," AIChE Journal, Invited Perspective paper, (2010) 56(6), 1398-1405.

Moortgat, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Higher-Order Compositional Modeling with Fickian Diffusion in Unstructured and Anisotropic Media," Advances in Water Resources (2010) 33, 951-968.

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Cubic-plus-association equation of state for asphaltene precipitation in live oils," Energy & Fuels (2010) 24, 2956-2963.

Wu, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Salinity on Wettability Alteration to Intermediate Gas Wetting," SPE Reservoir Evaluation Engineering (2010) 13(2), 228-245.

Wu, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Permanent Alteration of Porous Media Wettability from Liquid Wetting to Intermediate Gas Wetting," Journal of Transport in Porous Media (2010) 85, 189-213.

Hashmi, S. M., Quintiliano, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Polymeric Dispersants Delay Sedimentation in Colloidal Asphaltene Suspensions," Langmuir (2010) 26(11), 8021-8029.

 

2009

Haugen, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Composition at the Interface between Multicomponent Non-equilibrium Fluid Phases," Journal of Chemical Physics (2009) 130, 064707, 1-9.

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Interfacial Tension of Non-associating Pure Substances and Binary Mixtures by Density Functional Theory Combined with Peng–Robinson Equation of State," Journal of Chemical Physics (2009) 130, 154108.

York, J. D., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Brine on Hydrate Anti-agglomeration," Energy & Fuels (2009) 23, 2937–2946.

Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Numerical Modeling of Diffusion in Fractured Media for Gas-Injection and -Recycling Schemes," SPE Journal (June, 2009) 323-337.

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Cubic-plus-association (CPA) Equation of State for Water-containing Mixtures: Is 'Cross association' Necessary?" AIChE Journal ( 2009) 55 (7), 1803-1813. 

Haugen, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Mixing of Two Binary Non-equilibrium Phases in One Dimension," AIChE Journal (2009) 55(8), 1903-1936.

Moreira, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Thermodynamic modeling of the duality of linear 1-alcohols as co-surfactants and co-solvents in self-assembly of surfactant molecules," Langmuir (2009), 25(20)12101-12113.

 

2008

Hoteit, H. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Numerical Modeling of Two-Phase Flow in Heterogenous Permeable Media with Different Capillarity Pressures," Advances in Water Resources (Jan. 2008) 31, 56-73.

Anklam, M.R., York, J.D., and Firoozabadi, A.: "The Effects of Anti-Agglomerants on the Interactions between Hydrate Particles," AIChE Journal (Feb. 2008) 54 (2), 113.

York, J.D. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Comparing Effectiveness of Rhamnolipid Biosurfactant with a Quaternary Ammonium Salt Surfactant for Hydrate Anti-agglomeration," Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2008) 112, No. 3, 845-851.

Leahy-Dios, A., Zhou, L. and Firoozabadi, A.: “New Thermal Diffusion Coefficient Measurements for Binary Hydrocarbon Mixtures: Viscosity and Composition Dependency,” Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2008) 112, 6442-6447.

Hoteit, H. and Firoozabadi, A.: “An Efficient Numerical Model for Incompressible Two-Phase Flow in Fractured Media,” Advances in Water Resources (2008) 31, 891-905. 

Banki, R., Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Mathematical Formulation and Numerical Modeling of Wax Deposition in Pipelines from Enthalpy-Porosity Approach and Irreversible Thermodynamics," International. Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2008) 51, 3387-3398.

Hoteit, H., Banki, R. and Firoozabadi, A.: “Deposition and Aging in Flowlines from Irreversible Thermodynamics,” Energy & Fuels (2008) 22 (4), 2693-2706.

Noh, M. and Firoozabadi A.: "Wettability Alteration in Gas-Condensate Reservoirs to Mitigate Well Deliverability Loss by Water Blocking,” SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering (Aug., 2008) 676-685.

d York, J.D, and Firoozabadi, A.: “Alcohol Co-surfactants in Hydrate Anti-agglomeration,” Journal Physical Chemistry B 2008 (112), 10455-10465.

d Noh, M. and Firoozabadi, A.: “Effect of Wettability Alteration on High-Velocity Flow in Water and Hydrocarbon Blocking in Gas Reservoirs,” SPE Journal (Sep., 2008), 298-304.

 


2007

Leahy-Dios, A. and Firoozabadi, A.: “Molecular and Thermal Diffusion Coefficients of Alkane-Alkane and Alkane-Aromatic Binary Mixtures: Effect of Shape and Size of Molecules,” Physical Chemistry B (2007) 111(1), 191-198.

Monteagudo, J. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Comparison of Fully-Implicit and IMPES Formulations for Simulation of Water Injection in Fractured and Unfractured Media," International Journal of Numerical Methods in Engineering (2007) 69, 698-728.

Nasrabadi, H., Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "An Analysis of Species Separation in Thermogravitational Column Filled with Porous Media," Transport in Porous Media (2007) 67 (3), 473-486.

Monteagudo, J. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Control-Volume Model for Simulation of Water Injection in Fractured Media: Incorporating Matrix Heterogeneity and Reservoir Wettability Effects," SPE Journal (Sept. 2007) 355-366.

Haugen, K. and Froozabadi, A.: "Transient Separation of Multicomponent Liquid Mixtures in Thermogravitational Columns," Journal of Chemical Physics (Oct. 2007) 127, 154507.

Leahy-Dios, A. and Firoozabadi, A.: "A Unified Model for Non-Ideal Multicomponent Molecular Diffusion Coefficients," AIChE Journal (Nov. 2007) 53 (11), 2032-2939.

Fahes, M. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Wettability Alteration to Intermediate Gas-Wetting in Gas-Condensate Reservoirs at High Temperatures," SPE Journal (Dec. 2007) 397-407.


2006

Santiso, E. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Curvature Dependence of Surface Tension in Multicomponent Systems," AIChE Journal (2006) 52, No. 1, 311-322. 

Haugen, K. and Firoozabadi, A.: “On the unsteady state species separation of a binary liquid mixture in a rectangular thermogravitational column,” Journal of Chemical Physics (Feb. 2006) 124(5) 1-10.

Hoteit, H., Santiso, E., and Firoozabadi, A.: "An Efficient and Robust Algorithm for the Calculation of Gas-Liquid Critical Point of Multicomponent Petroleum Fluids," Fluid Phase Equilibria (2006) 241, 186-195. 

Hoteit, H. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Compositional Modeling by the Combined Discontinuous Galerkin and Mixed Methods," SPE Journal (March 2006) 19-34. 

Hoteit H. and Firoozabadi, A.: “Compositional Modeling of Fractured Reservoirs without Transfer Functions by the Discontinuous Galerkin and Mixed Methods,” SPE Journal (Sept. 2006)341-352.

Hoteit, H. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Simple Phase Stability-Testing Algorithm in the Reduction Method," AIChE Journal (August 2006) 52 (8), 2909-2920. 

Hoteit, H. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Compositional Modeling of Fractured Reservoirs Without Transfer Functions by the Discontinuous Galerkin and Mixed Methods," SPE Journal (Sept. 2006) 341-352.

Haugen, K. and Firoozabadi, A.: "On Measurement of Molecular and Thermal Diffusion Coefficients in Multicomponent Mixtures", Physical Chemistry B (2006) 110 (35), 17678-17682. 

Nasrabadi, H., Ghorayeb, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Two-Phase Multicomponent Diffusion and Convection in Porous Media for Reservoir Initialization," SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering (Oct. 2006) 530-542.

 

2005

Haugen, K.B., and Firoozabadi, A.; "On Measurement of Thermal Diffusion Coefficients in Multicomponent Mixtures," Journal of Chemical Physics (Jan. 1, 2005) 122, 0145165, 1-7.

Tang, T. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of GOR, Temperature, and Initial Water Saturation on Solution Gas Drive in Heavy Oil Reservoirs," SPE Journal (March 2005) 34-43.

Leahy-Dios, A., Bou-Ali, M., Platten, J.K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Measurements of Molecular and Thermal Diffusion Coefficient in Ternary Mixtures," Journal of Chemical Physics (2005) 122, 254502, 1-12.

Anklam, M. R., and Firoozabadi, A.: "An interfacial energy mechanism for the complete inhibition of crystal growth by inhibition adsorption," Journal of Chemical Physics (2005) 123, 144708.

Hoteit, H. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Multicomponent fluid flow by discontinuous Galerkin and mixed methods in unfractured and fractured media," Water Resources Research (2005) 41, W11412, doi:10.1029, 1-15.

 

2004

Goual, L. and Firoozabdi, A.: "Experimental Study of the Effect of Petroleum Resins and DBSA  Amphiphile on  Precipitation from Petroleum Fluids," AIChE Journal (Feb. 2004) 470-479.

Monteagudo, J.E.P. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Control-volume method for numerical simulation of two-phase immiscible flow in 2D and 3D discrete-fracture media," Water Resources Research (July 2004) W07405, Vol. 40, 1-20.

Anklam, M.R., and  Firoozabadi, A.: "Driving force and composition for multicomponent gas hydrate nucleation from supersaturated aqueous solutions," Journal of Chemical Physics (Dec. 15, 2004) 121, No. 23, 11867-11874.

 

2003

Kashchiev, D. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Induction Time in Gas Hydrates," Journal of  Crystal Growth 250 (2003) 499-515.

Karimi-Fard, M. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Numerical Simulation of Water Injection in Fractured Media Using Discrete Fracture Model and the Galerkin Method," SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering (April 2003) 117-126.

Tang, T. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Gas and Oil Relative Permeabilities for Solution Gas-Drive in Heavy Oil Reservoirs," SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering (April 2003)70-80.

Ghorayeb, K., Firoozabadi, A. and Anraku, T.:  "Interpretation of  the Unusual  Fluid Distribution in the Yufutsu Gas-Condensate Field," SPE Journal (June 2003)114-123.

Tang, T. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Wettability Alteration to Intermediate Gas-wetting in Porous Media at Elevated Temperatures," Journal Transport in Porous Media (Aug. 2003) 52(2) 185-211.

Pan, H. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Fast and Robust Algorithm for Compositional Modeling: Part II - Flash Computations," SPE Journal (Dec. 2003) 380-391.

Kashchiev, A. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Analytical Solutions for 1D Countercurrent Imbibition in Water-Wet Systems," SPE Journal (Dec. 2003) 401-408.

 

2002

Firoozabadi, A. and Pan, H.: "Fast and Robust Algorithm for Compositional Simulation: Part I-Stability Analysis Testing," SPE Journal (March 2002) 78-89.

Kashchiev, D. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Driving Force for Crystallization of Gas Hydrates," Journal of Crystal Growth 241 (2002) 220-230.

Kashchiev, D. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Nucleation of Gas Hydrates," Journal of Crystal Growth 243 (2002) 476-489.

Goual, L. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Measurement of Asphaltenes and Resins, and their Dipole Moment in Petroleum Fluids," AIChE Journal (Nov., 2002) 2646-2266.

Tang, T. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Relative Permeability Modification in Gas-Liquid Systems Through Wettability Alteration to Intermediate Gas-Wetting," SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering (Dec. 2002) 427-436.

 

2001

Ghorayeb K., and Firoozabadi, A., "Features of Convection and Diffusion in Porous Media for Binary Systems," Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (Feb. 2001) 21-28.

Firoozabadi,A.: "Mechanisms of Solution Gas Drive in Heavy-Oil Reservoirs," Distinguished Author Paper, Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (March 2001) 15-20.

Hamoodi, A., Abed, A.F., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Compositional Modeling of Two-Phase Hydrocarbon Reservoirs," Canadian Journal of Petroleum Technology (March 2001) 49-60.

Nichita, D., Goual, L, and Firoozabadi, A.: "Wax Precipitation in Gas Condensate Systems," SPE Production and Facilities (Nov. 2001) 250-259.

Tang, T. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Pressure Gradient and Initial Water Saturation on Water Injection in Water-wet and Weakly Water-wet Fractured Porous Media," SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering (Dec. 2001) 516-524.

 

2000

Wu, J., Prausnitz, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Molecular Thermodynamics of Asphaltene Precipitation in Reservoir Fluids," AIChE Journal (Jan. 2000) 197-209.

Pan, H. and Firoozabadi, A: "Thermodynamic Modeling of Asphaltene Precipitation Inhibition " AIChE Journal (Feb. 2000) 416-426.

Pan, H. and Firoozabadi, A.:  "Thermodynamics Micellization Model for Asphaltene Precipitation from Reservoir Crudes at High Pressures and Temperatures" SPE Production and Facilities Journal (Feb. 2000) 56-65.

Pooladi-Darvish, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Co-current and Counter-Current Imbibition in a Water-Wet Matrix Block," SPE Journal  (March 2000) 3-11.

Ghorayeb, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Natural Convection and Diffusion in Fractured Porous Media," SPE Journal (March 2000) 11-20.

Li, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Wettability Alteration to Preferential Gas-Wetness in Porous Media and Its Effects" SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering (March 2000) 139-149.

Pooladi-Darvish, M. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Experiments and Modeling of Water Injection in Water-Wet Fractured Porous Media," Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (March 2000) 31-42.

Ghorayeb, K., and Firoozabadi A.: "Pressure, Molecular and Thermal Diffusion Flux in Non-Ideal Multicomponent Mixtures," AIChE Journal (May 2000) 883-891.

Firoozabadi, A., Ghorayeb, K., and Shukla, K.:" Theoretical Model of Thermal Diffusion Factors in Multicomponent Mixtures," AIChE Journal (May 2000) 892-900.

Ghorayeb, K., and Firoozabadi, A., "Modeling Multicomponent Diffusions and Convection in Porous Media," SPE Journal (June 2000) 157-171.

Li, K., and Firoozabadi, A., "Phenomenological Modeling of Critical Condensate Saturation and Relative Permeabilities in Gas Condensate Systems," SPE Journal (June 2000) 137-147.

Firoozabadi, A. and Pan, H.: "Two-Phase Isentropic Compressibility and Sonic Velocity for Multicomponent Hydrocarbon Systems," SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering  (Aug. 2000) 335-341.

Firoozabadi,A.:" Recovery  Mechanisms in Fractured Reservoirs and Field Performance," Distinguished Author Paper, Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (Nov. 2000) 13-17.

Chang, E. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Gravitational Potential Variations of the Sun and Moon for the Estimation of Reservoir Compressibility," SPE Journal (Dec. 2000) 456-465.

 

1999

Pooladi-Darvish, M. and Firoozabadi, A: "Solution-Gas Drive in Heavy Oil Reservoirs," Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (April 1999) 54-61.

Terez, I. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Water Injection in Water-Wet Fractured Porous Media: Experiments and a New Model Using Modified Buckley-Leverett Theory," SPE Journal (June 1999) 134-141.

Firoozabadi, A. and Aronson, A.: "Visualization and Measurement of Gas Evolution and Flow of Heavy and Light Oils in Porous Media," SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering (Dec. 1999) 550-557.

 

1998

Pan, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Complex Multiphase Equilibrium Calculations by Direct Minimization of Gibbs Free Energy Using Simulated Annealing," SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering (Feb. 1998) 36-42.

Riley, M. F. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Compositional Variation in Hydrocarbon Reservoirs with Natural Convection and Diffusion: Two-Component Single-Phase Fluid," AIChE Journal (Feb. 1998) 452-464.

Pan, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Thermodynamic Micellization Model for Asphaltene Precipitation:  Micellar Growth and Precipitation," SPE Production and Facilities Journal (May 1998) 118-127.

Wu, J., Prausnitz, J., M., and Firoozabadi, A.:"A Molecular-Thermodynamic Framework for Asphaltene-Oil Equilibria," AIChE Journal (May 1998) 1188-1199.

Shukla, K. and Firoozabadi, A.:  "A New Model of Thermal Diffusion Coefficients in Binary Hydrocarbon Mixtures," I&EC Research Journal (Aug. 1998) 3331-3342.

 

1997

Shinta A.A. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Predicting Phase Behavior of Water/Reservoir Crude Systems Using the Association Concept," SPE Reservoir Engineering Journal (May 1997) 131-137.

Firoozabadi, A., and Prausnitz, J.M.: "Thermodynamics of Wax Precipitation in Petroleum Mixtures," Reply to the Letter to the Editor, AIChE Journal (May 1997).

Dindoruk, B., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Crossflow in Fractured/Layered Media Incorporating Gravity, Viscous, and Phase Behavior Effects," SPE Journal (June 1997) 120-135.

Firoozabadi, A.: "Author's Reply to the Discussion of Pressure and Volume Evolution in Solution Gas Drive Process," SPE Journal (June 1997) 219-229.

Firoozabadi, A., Markeset, T., Dindorul B.: "Viscous Crossflow in Fractured Porous Media," Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (Oct. 1997) 50-62.

Pan. H., Firoozabadi, A., and Fotland, P.: "Pressure and Composition Effect on Wax Precipitation: Experimental Data and Model Results," SPE Production and Facilities Journal (Nov. 1997) 250-256.

 

1996

Lira-Galeana, C., Firoozabadi, A. and Prausnitz, J.M.: "Thermodynamics of Wax Precipitation in Petroleum Mixtures," AIChE Journal (January 1996) 239-248.

Correa, A. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Concept of Gravity Drainage in Layered Porous Media," SPE Journal (March 1996) 101-111.

Victorov, A. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Thermodynamics of Asphaltene Deposition Using a Micellization Model," AIChE Journal (June 1996) 1753-1764.

Firoozabadi, A. and Kashchiev, D.: "Evolution of Gas Phase in Solution Gas-Drive Process," SPE Journal (Sept. 1996) 219-227.

 

1995

Tan, C.T. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Theoretical Analysis of Miscible Displacement in Fractured Porous Media - Part I - Theory," Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (Feb. 1995) 17-27.

Tan, C.T. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Theoretical Analysis of Miscible Displacement in Fractured Porous Media - Part II - Features," Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (Feb. 1995) 28-35.

Firoozabadi, A. and Markeset, T.: "Laboratory Studies in Fractured Porous Media, Part I - Reinfiltration for Gas-Liquid Systems," In Situ (Feb. 1995) 1-21.

Firoozabadi, A. and Markeset, T.: "Laboratory Studies in Fractured Porous Media,Part II- Capillary Crossflow," In Situ (Feb. 1995) 23-39.

Arbabi, S. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Phase Behavior Prediction of Reservoir Fluids in the Critical Region," SPE Advanced Technology (March 1995) 139-145.

Shinta, A. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Equation of State Representation of Aqueous Mixtures Using an Association Model," Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering (June 1995) 367-379.

Firoozabadi, A., Thomas, L.K. and Todd, B.J.: "High Velocity Gas Flow in Porous Media," SPE Reservoir Engineering Journal (May 1995) 149-152.

Dindoruk, B. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Computation of Gas-Liquid Drainage in Fractured Porous Media Recognizing Fracture Liquid Flow," Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (Dec. 1995) 39-49.

 

1994

Firoozabadi, A., Arbabi, S. and Dindoruk, B.: "Near-Critical Phase Behavior of Mixtures Using Variable Interaction Coefficients," Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering (Feb. 1994) 134-141.

Firoozabadi, A. and Ishimoto, K.: "Reinfiltration in Fractured Porous Media - Part 1- One Dimensional Model," SPE Advanced Technology (April 1994) 35-44.

Firoozabadi, A., Ishimoto, K. and Dindoruk, B.: "Reinfiltration in Fractured Porous Media - Part 2 - Two Dimensional Model," SPE Advanced Technology (April 1994) 45-51.

Firoozabadi, A., Ishimoto and Dindoruk, B.: "Reinfiltration in Fractured Porous Media - Part 2 - Two Dimensional Model," SPE 28516, supplement to SPE 21798, paper available from SPE, Richardson, TX.

Firoozabadi, A.: "Author's Reply to Discussion of Measurement of Supersaturation and Critical Gas Saturation," SPE Formation Evaluation Journal (June 1994) 159-160.

Firoozabadi, A. and Markeset, T.: "Fracture-Liquid Transmissibility in Fractured Porous Media," SPE Reservoir Engineering Journal (Aug. 1994) 201-207.

Dindoruk, B. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Liquid Film Flow in a Fracture between Two Porous Blocks," Physics of Fluids (Dec. 1994) 3861-3869.

Lira-Galeana, C., Firoozabadi, A. and Prausnitz, J.M.: "Computation of Compositional Grading in Hydrocarbon Reservoirs," Fluid Phase Equilibria (Dec. 1994) 143-158.

 

1993

Kashchiev, D. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Kinetics of the Initial Stage of Isothermal Gas Formation," Journal of Chemical Physics (March 15, 1993) 98, 6, 4690-4699.

 

1992

Skuse, B., Firoozabadi, A. and Ramey, H.J., Jr.: "Computation and Interpretation of the Capillary Pressure from a Centrifuge," SPE Formation Evaluation Journal (March 1992) 17-24, also AIME Transactions (1992) 293.

Bjorlykke, O.P. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Measurements and Computation of Retrograde Condensation and Near-Critical Phase Behavior," SPE Reservoir Engineering Journal (May 1992) 271-277.

Firoozabadi, A.: "Author's Reply to Discussion of Computation and Interpretation of the Capillary Pressure from a Centrifuge," SPE Formation Evaluation Journal (Sept. 1992).

Firoozabadi, A., Ottesen, B. and Mikklesen, M.: "Measurements of Supersaturation and Critical Gas Saturation," SPE Formation Evaluation Journal (Dec. 1992) 337-344.

 

1991

Firoozabadi, A. and Aziz, K.: "Relative Permeability from Centrifuge Data," Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (Sept.-Oct. 1991) 33-42.

Firoozabadi, A.: "Author's Reply to Discussion of Capillary Pressure in Fractured Porous Media," Journal of Petroleum Technology (Feb. 1991) 236-238.

 

1990

Firoozabadi, A. and Hauge, J., "Capillary Pressure in Fractured Porous Media," Journal of Petroleum Technology (June 1990) 784-791, also AIME Transactions, 289 (1990).

Firoozabadi, A. and Thomas, L.K.: "Sixth SPE Comparative Solution Project: Comparison of Dual-Porosity Reservoir Simulators," Journal of Petroleum Technology (June 1990) 710-763.

Horie, T., Firoozabadi, A. and Ishimoto, K.: "Laboratory Studies of Capillary Interaction in Fractured/Matrix Systems," SPE Reservoir Engineering Journal (Aug. 1990) 353-360.

Wong, T., Firoozabadi, A. and Aziz, K.: "The Relationship of the Volume Balance Method of Compositional Simulation to the Newton-Raphson Method," SPE Reservoir Engineering Journal (Aug. 1990) 415-422, also AIME Transactions, Vol. 289 (1990).

Wong, T., Firoozabadi, A. and Aziz, K.: "The Relationship of the Volume Balance Method of Compositional Simulation to the Newton-Raphson Method," SPE 21462 (1990), supplement to SPE 18424, available from SPE, Richardson, TX.

 

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