An experimental and numerical investigation of crossflow effects in two-phase displacements

Cinar Y., Jessen K., Berenblyum R., Juanes R., Orr F.

SPE JOURNAL, cilt.11, sa.2, ss.216-226, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 11 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2118/90568-pa
  • Dergi Adı: SPE JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.216-226


In this paper, we present flow visualization experiments and numerical simulations that demonstrate the combined effects of viscous and capillary forces and gravity segregation on crossflow that occurs in two-phase displacements in layered porous media.