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Graduate Studies Calendar 2022-2023 Courses of Instruction Course Descriptions P Petroleum Engineering ENPE
Petroleum Engineering ENPE
For more information about these courses, see the Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering: schulich.ucalgary.ca/departments/chemical-and-petroleum-engineering.
Petroleum Engineering 621       Applied Reservoir Engineering
Basic reservoir engineering principles including fluid flow in porous media, rock and fluid properties; estimation of recovery under different operating conditions.
Course Hours:
3 units; (3-1)
Notes:
This course does not count towards the degree requirements of MSc and PhD students.
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Petroleum Engineering 622       Subsurface Production Operations
Analysis of fluid flow from the formation to the surface including inflow performance, wellbore hydraulics, multiphase flows and well stimulation techniques.
Course Hours:
3 units; (3-1)
Notes:
This course does not count towards the degree requirements of MSc and PhD students.
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Petroleum Engineering 623       Reservoir Analysis and Description
Data analysis and integration for reservoir modeling and simulation.
Course Hours:
3 units; (3-1)
Notes:
This course does not count towards the degree requirements of MSc and PhD students.
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Petroleum Engineering 624       Enhanced Oil Recovery
Introduction to water and polymer flooding, miscible displacements and surfactant flooding with focus on case studies.
Course Hours:
3 units; (3-1)
Notes:
This course does not count towards the degree requirements of MSc and PhD students.
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Petroleum Engineering 625       Natural Gas Engineering
Basic principles of natural gas production and processing including properties of natural gases, vapour-liquid equilibrium and separation techniques.
Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
Notes:
This course does not count towards the degree requirements of MSc and PhD students.
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Petroleum Engineering 626       Economic Analysis of Petroleum Systems
Basic principles of analyzing the profitability and risk of petroleum projects including project selection, investment ranking, budgeting and portfolio development.
Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
Antirequisite(s):
Credit for Petroleum Engineering 626 and Chemical Engineering 687 will not be allowed.
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Petroleum Engineering 627       Drilling Engineering
Overview of modern drilling technologies and techniques including drilling hydraulics, directional drilling, drilling fluid properties and selection, well control and completion methods.
Course Hours:
3 units; (3-0)
Antirequisite(s):
Credit for Petroleum Engineering 627 and either Chemical Engineering 689 or Chemical Engineering 619.91 will not be allowed.
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