The "Holy Qur'an" If you want to know more about "Islam", choose your Language:

Monday, March 31, 2014

Reservoir Geomechanics (ResGeo202) Stanford Online Lagunita

Reservoir Geomechanics (ResGeo202) Stanford University
By Dr. Mark D. Zoback and PHD student. Arjun Kohli & Rall Walsh

Course Description

The course considers key practical issues such as prediction of pore pressure, estimation of hydrocarbon column heights and fault seal potential, determination of optimally stable well trajectories, casing set points and mud weights, changes in reservoir performance during depletion, and production-induced faulting and subsidence. The first part of the course establishes the basic principles involved in a way that allows readers from different disciplinary backgrounds to understand the key concepts.

Reservoir Geomechanics, ResGeo202 Stanford, Mark Zoback,  Arjun Kohli & Rall Walsh

Homework Solutions (Private when course starts again)
HW(8) Building a Geomechanical Model (GP202).

HW(6&7) Constraining Stress Magnitudes from Wellbore Failure (GP202).

HW(5) Analysis of Fractures in Image Logs (GP202).

HW(4) Calculating Limits on Crustal Stresses.

HW(3) Estimating Rock Strength from Geophysical Logs.

HW(2) Estimating the Onset of Overpressure.

HW(1) Calculating Overburden Stress.

ALL Homework Solution Videos on

Homework Data + Solution files (Spring2014 + Spring2015)
(Size: 43MB)
See this video, If you can't download from sharecash.
The course materials and questions maybe change from session to other.