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Eduardo Pereyra, PhD

Eduardo Pereyra, PhD
Assistant Professor of Petroleum Engineering
College of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Petroleum Engineering
918-631-5114 North Campus

Education

PhD – The University of Tulsa MS – The University of Tulsa BS – The University of Los Andes

Bio

Eduardo Pereyra is assistant professor at the McDougall School of Petroleum Engineering and associate director at the Fluid Flow Project and Horizontal Wells Artificial Lift Projects of The University of Tulsa. Eduardo holds two B.E. Degree one in Mechanical Engineering (2000) and one in System Engineering (2000) from University of Los Andes, Merida, Venezuela. He received his Master Degree (2006) and Ph.D (2010) in Petroleum Engineering from The University of Tulsa. His research interests are multiphase flow systems and transport, flow assurance, artificial lift and separation technologies. Eduardo counts with several refereed journal and conference papers in his area of interest.

Research Interests

Multiphase Flow
Flow Assurance
Gas Well Deliquification
Artificial Lift
Multiphase Flow Metering
Separation Technologies
Uncertainty Analysis

Teaching Interests

Flow Assurance
Two-phase Flow Modeling
Oil and Gas Production
Artificial Lift
Petroleum Economics
Surface Production Facilities
Transient Two-phase Flow

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Al-Sarkhi, A, Eduardo Pereyra, I Mantilla, and C Avila. 2017. “Dimensionless Oil-Water Stratified to Non-Stratified Flow Pattern Transition.” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering 151. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering: 284–91.

  • Karami, Hamidreza, Eduardo Pereyra, Carlos Torres, and Cem Sarica. 2017. “Droplet Entrainment Analysis of Three-Phase Low Liquid Loading Flow.” International Journal of Multiphase Flow 89. International Journal of Multiphase Flow: 45–56.

  • Karami, H, Eduardo Pereyra, C Torres, and Cem Sarica. 2017. “Modeling Study of Three-Phase Low Liquid Loading Flow in Horizontal Pipes.” International Journal of Multiphase Flow 91. International Journal of Multiphase Flow: 76–88.

Conference Proceedings

  • Barreto, Carolina, Amanda Pimenta, Hamidreza Karami, Eduardo Pereyra, Cem Sarica, and others. 2017. “Experimental Investigation of Severe Slugging Control by Surfactant Injection.” In Offshore Technology Conference.

  • Dinata, Randy, Cem Sarica, Eduardo Pereyra, and others. 2016. “A Methodology of End of Tubing EOT Location Optimization for Horizontal Shale Gas Wells with and without Deliquification.” In SPE North America Artificial Lift Conference and Exhibition.

  • Brito, R, Eduardo Pereyra, Cem Sarica, and others. 2016. “A Novel Analysis to Detect When and Where Liquid Loading Occurs in Horizontal Gas Wells-Case Studies.” In SPE North America Artificial Lift Conference and Exhibition.

  • Nair, J, Eduardo Pereyra, Cem Sarica, and others. 2016. “A Statistical Evaluation of Slug Frequency Models for Air-Water Flow in 6-in. ID near Horizontal Pipes.” In 10th North American Conference on Multiphase Technology.

  • Valbuena, J, Eduardo Pereyra, Cem Sarica, and others. 2016. “Defining the Artificial Lift System Selection Guidelines for Horizontal Wells.” In SPE North America Artificial Lift Conference and Exhibition.

Softwares

Dissertation Projects

Courses Taught

  • Research and Dissertation
  • Research in Petroleum Engineering
  • Petroleum Economics and Property Evaluation

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of Engineer College of Venezuela
  • Society of Petroleum Engineers

Awards & Honors

  • Technical Editor Awards
  • Chevron Fellow (Research)
  • SPE Cedric K. Ferguson Certificate