Academic Catalog


Course Code: 5660444
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Petroleum And Natural Gas Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. ALAR SINAYU
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5610361 , 5660343
The course set above should be completed before taking PETE444 MATH.MODELLING OF HYDROCARBON RESERVOI.

Course Content

Basic principles of mathematical modeling. Finite difference/finite element form of equations that govern single and multiphase flow through porous media. Characteristics of finite difference/finite element equations. Solution strategy techniques of originating matrix problems. Data evaluation in simulation problems. Case studies.