Upscaling Geological Properties


The “Upscaling Geological Properties” course is designed to provide a thorough understanding of upscaling techniques and their applications in the oil and gas industry. This course covers essential methods to effectively upscale geological properties from fine-scale models to coarser models used in reservoir simulation, ensuring that critical geological details are preserved.

  • Understand upscaling fundamentals: Gain a comprehensive understanding of upscaling principles and their importance in reservoir simulation.
  • Upscaling techniques: Learn advanced upscaling techniques for various geological properties, including porosity, permeability, and saturation.
  • Model integration: Develop skills to integrate upscaled models into reservoir simulation workflows.
  • Data preservation: Ensure that key geological features and heterogeneities are preserved during the upscaling process.
  • Application in reservoir simulation: Explore the application of upscaled models in improving the accuracy and efficiency of reservoir simulations.
    • Introduction to Upscaling:

      • Overview of upscaling principles and their relevance
      • Difference between fine-scale and coarse-scale models
    • Porosity Upscaling:

      • Techniques for upscaling porosity
      • Preserving heterogeneity in upscaled porosity models
    • Permeability Upscaling:

      • Methods for permeability upscaling
      • Handling anisotropy and heterogeneity in permeability
    • Saturation Upscaling:

      • Approaches to upscale saturation
      • Ensuring accuracy in fluid distribution
    • Integrating Upscaled Models into Simulation:

      • Steps to integrate upscaled models into reservoir simulation workflows
      • Validating and calibrating upscaled models
    • Advanced Upscaling Techniques:

      • Utilization of geostatistical methods in upscaling
      • Case studies on successful application of upscaling techniques
    • Geologists
    • Reservoir Engineers
    • Petroleum Engineers
    • Simulation Engineers
    • Anyone interested in enhancing their skills in upscaling geological properties and improving reservoir simulation
  • Geologists
  • Petroleum Engineers
  • Reservoir Engineers
  • Drilling Engineers
  • Production Engineers
  • Anyone interested in understanding the application of geomechanics in the oil and gas industry

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