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PETE557 ANALYSIS OF POROUS MEDIA FLOW EQUATIONS II

Course Code: 5660557
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Petroleum And Natural Gas Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. UUR MURAT LELOLU
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

First order ODE; derivation of Dupuit-Thiem equation with and without skin effect; second order ODE; Boltzmann transformation; separation of variables; derivation of line source solution; series solutions of differential equations; logarithmic (Jacob`s) approximation; Laplace transform; line source solution using LT; linearity and superposition principle; convolution; wellbore storage; bounded reservoir solution with eigenfunction expansion and LT; hydraulically fractured well with LT; deconvolution.