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By John C. Davis

Completely revised and up-to-date, this re-creation of the textual content that helped outline the sector keeps to give vital tools within the quantitative research of geologic info, whereas displaying scholars how data and computing might be utilized to normally encountered difficulties within the earth sciences.In addition to new and improved insurance of key issues, the 3rd variation beneficial properties new pedagogy, end-of-chapter overview routines, and an accompanying site that includes all the information for each instance and workout present in the e-book.

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H0 - f)J') (Eq. 1) 22 1 Porosity of reservoir rocks it follows that: and Vp (Eq. 2) ¢ =-·100 VT Pore volume is equal to the volume of mercury withdrawn in order to make the pressure drop by one half atmosphere. In reality atmospheric pressure is not always 76 cm of mercury, and corrections of the pump are necessary because of trapped air, etc. Ho and t::.. Vp Vp = Const. Ho =.!. 1= I ' Ho pore volume pump reading = Vp t::.. V The coefficient I depends upon the volume of air contained in the pores and on the tlP adopted which is close to one half atmosphere .

I \\. \. 7 6 ~\ • '\\ \ 3 '\ \ t \ \ \i' 1 \ t 3. ' 0 in % Fig. 12. Fonnation factor. Porosity relationship. 67"/00 30 1 Porosity of reservoir rocks It the formation contains oil, its resistivity increases. Tixier introduces the resistivity R j of the zone which is invaded by mud filtrate and the true resistivity of the uncontaminated formation R t . 3. Determination of ~ by microresistivity logs The following logs are utilized: (a) Micrologging for soft formations. (b) Microlaterologging for hard formations.

11) in which perfect permanent flow exists. Upstream and downstream pressures, respectively PG and PF are constant. The mass flow Qm is the same in all slices and for each slice is related to the volume flow rate Q by: where = gas density in the slice where the pressure is p. , where Qm = Q bp p I Q= - . Q bp m Sand Fig. 11. Linear flow of a perfect gas in sand-filled tube. 2 Permeability of reservoir rocks 51 Sk dp Taking into account (Eq. 11), Q = - • - , we obtain: fJ. Q m =- . 11) a differential relating p to distance x.

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