James Brill

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

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Al-SafranE., SaricaC., ZhangH.-Q., and BrillJ. Investigation of Slug Flow Characteristics in the Valley of a Hilly-Terrain Pipeline. Vol. 31, International journal of multiphase flow, 2005, p. 337-5.
  • ZhangH.-Q., Al-SafranE., JayawardenaS., RedusC., SaricaC., and BrillJ. Modeling of Slug Dissipation and Generation in Gas-Liquid Hilly-Terrain Pipe Flow. Vol. 125, Journal of energy resources technology, 2003, p. 161-8.
  • ZhangH.-Q., WangQ., SaricaC., and BrillJ. 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.
  • ZhangH.-Q., WangQ., RedusC., and BrillJ. Experimental Study of Low Liquid Loading Gas-Liquid Flow in Near-Horizontal Pipes. 2001.
  • Serdar KayaA., Tom ChenX., SaricaC., and BrillJ. Investigation of Transition from Annular to Intermittent Flow in Pipes. Vol. 122, Journal of energy resources technology, 2000, p. 22-28.
  • SaricaC., and BrillJ. Effect of Perforation Density on Single Phase Liquid Flow Behavior in Horizontal Wells. SPE Production & Facilities, 1999, p. 203-10.

Conference Proceedings

  • ZhangH.-Q., BrillJ., and SaricaC. “An Overhead Receiver for Capture, Re-Formation, Storage and Transportation of Gas Hydrates Produced from Deepwater Sediments”. Offshore Technology Conference, 2009.
  • ZhangH.-Q., BrillJ., and SaricaC. “A Method of Harvesting Gas Hydrates from Marine Sediments”. Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Gas Hydrates, 2008, p. 6-10.
  • AlsafranE., SaricaC., ZhangH.-Q., and BrillJ. “Mechanistic/Probabilistic Modeling of Slug Initiation in a Lower Elbow of a Hilly-Terrain Pipeline”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 2006.
  • ZhangH.-Q., WangQ., SaricaC., and BrillJ. “Unified Model of Heat Transfer in Gas-Liquid Pipe Flow”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 2004.
  • ManabeR., WangQ., ZhangH.-Q., SaricaC., and BrillJ. “A Mechanistic Heat Transfer Model for Vertical Two-Phase Flow”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 2003.
  • Al-safranE., SaricaC., ZhangH.-Q., and BrillJ. “Probabilistic/Mechanistic Modeling of Slug Length Distribution in a Horizontal Pipeline”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 2003.
  • ZhangH.-Q., WangQ., SaricaC., and BrillJ. “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.
  • YuanH., SaricaC., and BrillJ. “Effect of Completion Geometry and Phasing on Single-Phase Liquid Flow Behavior in Horizontal Wells”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 1998.
  • FloresJ., ChenX., and BrillJ. “Characterization of Oil-Water Flow Patterns in Vertical and Deviated Wells”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 1997.
  • SaricaC., VigneronF., and BrillJ. “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.
  • VigneronF., SaricaC., and BrillJ. “Experimental Analysis of Imposed Two-Phase Flow Transients in Horizontal Pipelines”. 7th International Conference, Multiphase, Vol. 95, 1995, p. 199-17.
  • AdewumiM., TianS., BrillJ., CaiX., SaricaC., and AzlanN. “PCB Migration In Natural Gas Pipelines”. PSIG Annual Meeting, 1993.
  • BrillJ., AdewumiM., TianS., CaiX., SaricaC., and Nor-AzlanN. “PCB Migration in Natural Gas Pipelines”. Pipeline Simulation Interest Group Annual Meeting 1993, 1993.

Technical Reports

  • YangJ., SaricaC., ChenX., and BrillJ. A Study of Intermittent Flow in Downward Inclined Pipes. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, New York, NY (United States), 1996.

Other

  • ZhangH.-Q., BrillJ., and SaricaC. Extracting Gas Hydrates from Marine Sediments. 2009.