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  • Reservoir Geomechanicsby Mark D. Zoback

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 80.00

    A practical reference for geoscientists and engineers in the petroleum and geothermal industries. more...

  • Wave Propagation in Drilling, Well Logging and Reservoir Applicationsby Wilson C. Chin

    Wiley 2014; US$ 195.00

    Wave propagation is central to all areas of petroleum engineering, e.g., drilling vibrations, MWD mud pulse telemetry, swab-surge, geophysical ray tracing, ocean and current interactions, electromagnetic wave and sonic applications in the borehole, but rarely treated rigorously or described in truly scientific terms, even for a single discipline.... more...

  • Electrokineticsby George V. Chilingar; Mohammed Haroun

    Wiley 2014; US$ 195.00

    Electrokinetics is a term applied to a group of physicochemical phenomena involving the transport of charges, action of charged particles, effects of applied electric potential and fluid transport in various porous media to allow for a desired migration or flow to be achieved. These phenomena include electrokinetics, electroosmosis, ion migration,... more...

  • The Guide to Oilwell Fishing Operationsby Joe P. DeGeare

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 120.00

    Unpredictable, unwanted, and costly, oil and gas well fishing is not a typical practice for drilling, workover and completion projects, but roughly one in every five wells experience this intervention. To stay on top, The Guide to Oilwell Fishing Operations, Second Edition will keep fishing tool product managers, drilling managers and all other... more...

  • Evacuate!by James Lawson

    G2 Rights Ltd 2014; US$ 7.28

    At stake was up to 5 million barrels a day of high-grade crude oil. At risk were the lives of 1,300 employees of the major oil companies and their families working in Iran in December 1978, when revolutionaries overthrew the Shah and wanted everything that went with him - including Western oil personnel - out of the country, or dead. At the helm was... more...

  • Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspectiveby Glenn B. Stracher; Ellina V. Sokol; Anupma Prakash

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 280.00

    Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspective, Volumes 1?4, presents a fascinating collection of research about prehistoric and historic coal and peat fires. Magnificent illustrations of fires and research findings from countries around the world are featured?a totally new contribution to science. This third of four volumes in the collection, Coal Fires... more...

  • Produced Waterby Kenneth Lee; Jerry Neff

    Springer 2011; US$ 179.00

    This title includes state-of-the-art review of scientific knowledge on the environmental risk of ocean discharge of produced water and advances in mitigation technologies. In offshore oil and gas operations, produced water (the water produced with oil or gas from a well) accounts for the largest waste stream (in terms of volume discharged). Its discharge... more...

  • Oil and Gas Resources in Chinaby Guangding Liu; Changchun Yang; Tianyao Hao

    Springer 2012; US$ 109.00

    As one of the eighteen field-specific reports comprising the comprehensive scope of the strategic general report of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, this sub-report addresses long-range planning for developing science and technology in the field of oil and gas resources. They each craft a roadmap for their sphere of development to 2050. In their entirety,... more...

  • Gas Hydratesby Carlo Giavarini; Keith Hester

    Springer 2011; US$ 159.00

    Gas hydrates are both a huge energy resource and an environmental challenge. They have a significant impact on society because of their applications to the future of energy, protection of the environment and fuel transportation. "Gas Hydrates" opens up this fascinating, multidisciplinary field to non-specialists. It provides a scientific... more...