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    CE 412LEC - Special Topics-Petroleum Engineering
    Lecture
    Special Topics-Petroleum Engineering 000 Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
    Class #:   24088   Enrollment Capacity:   20
    Section:   000   Enrollment Total:   16
    Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   4
    Dates:   01/29/2018 - 05/11/2018   Status:   OPEN
    Days, Time:   M , 5:00 PM - 7:50 PM
    Room:   Frnczk 454 view map
    Location:   North Campus      
    Comments
    Course Description: Petroleum engineering encompasses activities related to the production of hydrocarbons (crude oil and natural gas), ranging from exploration and drilling, to well completion and production, to processing and transportation of hydrocarbon products. This course introduces key terminology and concepts from petrophysics, drilling, production and reservoir engineering that are needed to understand oil and gas production. Topics covered include: properties of reservoir fluids and rock; petroleum geology; well drilling, logging, and completion; enhanced oil recovery; upstream facilities; production and reservoir performance; midstream and downstream operations; and flow assurance. The course places oil and gas production in the global energy context, and discusses economics, environmental and regulatory issues. Note: Permission of instructor required for non-Chemical Engineering majors.
    Enrollment Requirements
    Prerequisites: Pre-Requisite: Chemical Engineering Majors only.
      Course Description
    Topics in the field of specialization selected with the permission of the instructor.
      Instructor(s)
                 Alexandridis, P look up    
      On-line Resources
    Other Courses Taught By: Alexandridis, P