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., C. Sarica, H.-Q. Zhang, and J. Brill. 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., E. Al-Safran, S. Jayawardena, C. Redus, C. Sarica, and J. Brill. 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., Q. Wang, C. Sarica, and J. Brill. 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., Q. Wang, C. Redus, and J. Brill. Experimental Study of Low Liquid Loading Gas-Liquid Flow in Near-Horizontal Pipes. 2001.
  • Serdar Kaya , A., X. Tom Chen, C. Sarica, and J. Brill. Investigation of Transition from Annular to Intermittent Flow in Pipes. Vol. 122, Journal of energy resources technology, 2000, p. 22-28.
  • Sarica , C., and J. Brill. 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., J. Brill, and C. Sarica. “An Overhead Receiver for Capture, Re-Formation, Storage and Transportation of Gas Hydrates Produced from Deepwater Sediments”. Offshore Technology Conference, 2009.
  • Zhang , H.-Q., J. Brill, and C. Sarica. “A Method of Harvesting Gas Hydrates from Marine Sediments”. Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Gas Hydrates, 2008, p. 6-10.
  • Alsafran , E., C. Sarica, H.-Q. Zhang, and J. Brill. “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., Q. Wang, C. Sarica, and J. Brill. “Unified Model of Heat Transfer in Gas-Liquid Pipe Flow”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 2004.
  • Manabe , R., Q. Wang, H.-Q. Zhang, C. Sarica, and J. Brill. “A Mechanistic Heat Transfer Model for Vertical Two-Phase Flow”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 2003.
  • Al-safran , E., C. Sarica, H.-Q. Zhang, and J. Brill. “Probabilistic/Mechanistic Modeling of Slug Length Distribution in a Horizontal Pipeline”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 2003.
  • Zhang , H.-Q., Q. Wang, C. Sarica, and J. Brill. “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., C. Sarica, and J. Brill. “Effect of Completion Geometry and Phasing on Single-Phase Liquid Flow Behavior in Horizontal Wells”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 1998.
  • Flores , J., X. Chen, and J. Brill. “Characterization of Oil-Water Flow Patterns in Vertical and Deviated Wells”. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 1997.
  • Sarica , C., F. Vigneron, and J. Brill. “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., C. Sarica, and J. Brill. “Experimental Analysis of Imposed Two-Phase Flow Transients in Horizontal Pipelines”. 7th International Conference, Multiphase, Vol. 95, 1995, p. 199-17.
  • Adewumi , M., S. Tian, J. Brill, X. Cai, C. Sarica, and N. Azlan. “PCB Migration In Natural Gas Pipelines”. PSIG Annual Meeting, 1993.
  • Brill , J., M. Adewumi, S. Tian, X. Cai, C. Sarica, and N. Nor-Azlan. “PCB Migration in Natural Gas Pipelines”. Pipeline Simulation Interest Group Annual Meeting 1993, 1993.

Technical Reports

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

Other

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