Workshop on Image Analysis for Porous Media

Workshop on Image Analysis for Porous Media

July 14-15, 2011

Workshop on the latest advances in image analysis, characterization and related modeling  in porous media

July 14 -  15, 2011

Starts: July 14 at lunch time
Ends:  July 15, 2011 at 4:30pm

The workshop consisted of invited talks on the latest advances in the field, and allowed for plenty of discussion. The date for this workshop has passed.

Location: Student Activity Center, Legislative Assembly Room
               The University of Texas at Austin
                2200 Speedway, Austin, TX 78712

Registration deadline: July 1, 2011 or on location (space permitting).
Workshop registration fee is $100 ($50 for students).

Thursday, July 14, 2011

noon - 1pm Lunch
1 - 1:10 Welcome Remarks
1:15 - 1:55 Richard Ketcham, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
“The finite resolution of CT data and its effects on quantification and modeling”
2:00 - 2:40 Branko Bijeljić, Imperial College, London, UK
"In situ micro-CT scanning of multiple phases at high temperature and pressure"
2:45 - 3:15 Coffee Break
3:15 - 3:55 Adrian P. Sheppard, Australian National University, Australia
"Dynamic tomography for capturing the dynamics of transport in porous media"
4 - 4:40 Zuleima Karpyn, Pennsylvania State University, USA
"Pore-scale flow dynamics in fractured permeable media"
6:00 - 7:30 Poster session, NEW TIME AND LOCATION
Texas Union Building, Lone Star Room
7:30 - 9:30 Dinner, Texas Union Building, Quadrangle Room

Friday, July 15, 2011

8 - 8:40am Elisabeth Rosenberg, Institut Français du Pétrole, France
“Numerical and experimental study of multiphase flow in porous media at the pore scale”
8:45 - 9:25 Pål-Eric Øren, Numerical Rocks, Norway
"Image-based upscaling of multiphase flow for carbonate rocks"
9:30 - 10 Coffee break
10 - 10:40 W. Brent Lindquist, Stony Brook University, USA
"Dependence of Up-Scaled Reaction Rate on Flow Rate in Porous Media"
10:45 -11:25 Dorthe Wildenschild, Oregon State University, USA
"Interfacial Configurations and Capillary Pressure Measurements from Microtomographic Images"
11:30 - 12:10 Karsten E. Thompson, Lousiana State University, USA
"Pore-scale modeling using FEM: challenges and opportunities”
12:15 - 1:15pm Lunch (attendees on their own)
1:15 - 1:55 Joanne Fredrich, BP Upstream Company, USA
"Applications of Image-based Modeling & Simulation in E&P"
2:00 - 2:40 David DiCarlo, University of Texas at Austin, USA
"Benchmarking dynamic pore-scale models against REV-level experiments"
2:45 - 3:15 Coffee Break
3:15 - 3:55 Marios Ioannidis, University of Waterloo, Canada
"Heterogeneity and structure across multiple scales in image analysis for porous media"
4:00 - 4:40 Maša Prodanović, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
"Representative 3D Modeling of Tight Gas Sandstones: Interplay of Fractures, Porous Matrix, and Microporosity"

Poster Session      July 14, 2011, 6:00-7:30pm, refreshments provided.

Texas Union Building, Lone Star Room.