Ultrasonic Technique on Fluid Saturation in Porous Media

Authors

  • Hao Chen China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China
  • Shenglai Yang China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China
  • Zhilin Wang China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China
  • Sanbo Lv China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China
  • Wei Hu China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China
  • Hao Lei China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China
  • Zhipeng Qiu China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.15377/2409-787X.2015.02.01.1

Keywords:

Ultrasonic technique, fluid saturation, porous media, Phase behavior, interval transit time.

Abstract

Phase behavior of hydrocarbon fluids is closely related to porous media. However, there are many limitations of current detection techniques. Therefore, it is very urgent to find a suitable method to solve this problem. In this paper, based on the brine and three natural cores from Jilin oilfield, the relations of the interval transit time and fluid saturation of these cores both in brine/air system and kerosene/air system were measured, and the difference of these relations during the process of displacement, imbibition and air drying were compared and analyzed. Results show that the ultrasonic technique is a potential method to invert fluid saturation in porous media.

Author Biographies

Hao Chen, China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China

Key Lab of Petroleum Eng of Ministry of Education

Shenglai Yang, China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China

Key Lab of Petroleum Eng of Ministry of Education

Zhilin Wang, China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China

Key Lab of Petroleum Eng of Ministry of Education

Sanbo Lv, China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China

Key Lab of Petroleum Eng of Ministry of Education

Wei Hu, China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China

Key Lab of Petroleum Eng of Ministry of Education

Hao Lei, China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China

Key Lab of Petroleum Eng of Ministry of Education

Zhipeng Qiu, China University of Petroleum, Beijing 102249, China

Key Lab of Petroleum Eng of Ministry of Education

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2015-04-20

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Hao Chen, Shenglai Yang, Zhilin Wang, Sanbo Lv, Wei Hu, Hao Lei, Zhipeng Qiu. Ultrasonic Technique on Fluid Saturation in Porous Media. Int. J. Petrol. Technol. [Internet]. 2015Apr.20 [cited 2021Sep.25];2(1):1-6. Available from: https://www.avantipublishers.com/jms/index.php/ijpt/article/view/225

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