James Brill - Faculty & Adjuncts

James Brill

James Brill
Professor Emeritus of Petroleum Engineering
College of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Petroleum Engineering

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Al-Safran E., Sarica C., Zhang H.-Q., and Brill J. Investigation of Slug Flow Characteristics in the Valley of a Hilly-Terrain Pipeline. Vol. 31, International journal of multiphase flow, 2005, p. 337-5.
  • Zhang H.-Q., Al-Safran E., Jayawardena S., Redus C., Sarica C., and Brill J. Modeling of Slug Dissipation and Generation in Gas-Liquid Hilly-Terrain Pipe Flow. Vol. 125, Journal of energy resources technology, 2003, p. 161-8.
  • Zhang H.-Q., Wang Q., Sarica C., and Brill J. Unified Model for Gas-Liquid Pipe Flow via Slug dynamics—part 1: Model Development. Vol. 125, Journal of energy resources technology, 2003, p. 266-73.
  • Zhang H.-Q., Wang Q., Redus C., and Brill J. Experimental Study of Low Liquid Loading Gas-Liquid Flow in Near-Horizontal Pipes. 2001.
  • Serdar Kaya A., Tom Chen X., Sarica C., and Brill J. Investigation of Transition from Annular to Intermittent Flow in Pipes. Vol. 122, Journal of energy resources technology, 2000, p. 22-28.
  • Sarica C., and Brill J. Effect of Perforation Density on Single Phase Liquid Flow Behavior in Horizontal Wells. SPE Production & Facilities, 1999, p. 203-10.

Conference Proceedings

  • Zhang H.-Q., Brill J., and Sarica C. “An Overhead Receiver for Capture, Re-Formation, Storage and Transportation of Gas Hydrates Produced from Deepwater Sediments”. Offshore Technology Conference, 2009.
  • Zhang H.-Q., Brill J., and Sarica C. “A Method of Harvesting Gas Hydrates from Marine Sediments”. Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Gas Hydrates, 2008, p. 6-10.
  • Alsafran E., Sarica C., Zhang H.-Q., and Brill J. “Mechanistic/Probabilistic Modeling of Slug Initiation in a Lower Elbow of a Hilly-Terrain Pipeline”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 2006.
  • Zhang H.-Q., Wang Q., Sarica C., and Brill J. “Unified Model of Heat Transfer in Gas-Liquid Pipe Flow”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 2004.
  • Manabe R., Wang Q., Zhang H.-Q., Sarica C., and Brill J. “A Mechanistic Heat Transfer Model for Vertical Two-Phase Flow”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 2003.
  • Al-safran E., Sarica C., Zhang H.-Q., and Brill J. “Probabilistic/Mechanistic Modeling of Slug Length Distribution in a Horizontal Pipeline”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 2003.
  • Zhang H.-Q., Wang Q., Sarica C., and Brill J. “Unified Model for Gas-Liquid Pipe Flow Via Slug Dynamics: Part 2—Model Validation”. ASME 2002 Engineering Technology Conference on Energy, 2002, p. 787-10.
  • Yuan H., Sarica C., and Brill J. “Effect of Completion Geometry and Phasing on Single-Phase Liquid Flow Behavior in Horizontal Wells”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 1998.
  • Flores J., Chen X., and Brill J. “Characterization of Oil-Water Flow Patterns in Vertical and Deviated Wells”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 1997.
  • Sarica C., Vigneron F., and Brill J. “Effects of Inlet Flow Rate Changes on Two-Phase Stratified Flow in Horizontal Pipelines”. The 1996 ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting. Part 1(of 2), San Diego, CA, USA, 07/07-11/96, 1996, p. 681-7.
  • Vigneron F., Sarica C., and Brill J. “Experimental Analysis of Imposed Two-Phase Flow Transients in Horizontal Pipelines”. 7th International Conference, Multiphase, Vol. 95, 1995, p. 199-17.
  • Adewumi M., Tian S., Brill J., Cai X., Sarica C., and Azlan N. “PCB Migration In Natural Gas Pipelines”. PSIG Annual Meeting, 1993.
  • Brill J., Adewumi M., Tian S., Cai X., Sarica C., and Nor-Azlan N. “PCB Migration in Natural Gas Pipelines”. Pipeline Simulation Interest Group Annual Meeting 1993, 1993.

Technical Reports

  • Yang J., Sarica C., Chen X., and Brill J. A Study of Intermittent Flow in Downward Inclined Pipes. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, New York, NY (United States), 1996.

Other

  • Zhang H.-Q., Brill J., and Sarica C. Extracting Gas Hydrates from Marine Sediments. 2009.