Nicholas Takach, PhD
Properties of Drilling
Completion Fluids for Oil and Gas Wells
General Chemistry I
General Chemistry II
Erge, Oney et al. “Equivalent Circulating Density Modeling of Yield Power Law Fluids Validated with CFD Approach.” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering 140 (2016): 16–27. Print.
Erge, Oney et al. “Laminar to Turbulent Transition of Yield Power Law Fluids in Annuli.” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering 128 (2015): 128–139. Print.
Zhang, Feifei et al. “Pressure Profile in Annulus: Solids Play a Significant Role.” Journal of Energy Resources Technology 137.6 (2015): 064502. Print.
Erge, Oney et al. “The Effects of Drillstring-Eccentricity,-Rotation, and-Buckling Configurations on Annular Frictional Pressure Losses While Circulating Yield-Power-Law Fluids.” SPE Drilling & Completion 30.03 (2015): 257–271. Print.
Dokhani, Vahid et al. “The Role of Moisture Adsorption in Wellbore Stability of Shale Formations: Mechanism and Modeling.” Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering 27 (2015): 168–177. Print.
Arslan, M., M. Ozbayoglu, S. Miska, M. Yu, N. Takach, and R. Mitchell. Buckling of Buoyancy-Assisted Tubulars. Vol. 29, SPE Drilling & Completion, 2014, pp. 372–385.
Erge, O., M. Ozbayoglu, S. Miska, M. Yu, N. Takach, A. Saasen, and R. May. Effect of Drillstring Deflection and Rotary Speed on Annular Frictional Pressure Losses. Vol. 136, Journal of Energy Resources Technology, 2014, p. 042909.
Experimental Study and Modelling of Barite Sag in Annular Flow. Vol. 53, Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology, 2014, pp. 365–374.
Hashemian, Y., S. Miska, M. Yu, E. Ozbayoglu, and N. Takach. Numerical Simulation and Experiments of Barite Sag in Horizontal Annulus. Vol. 2, American Journal of Numerical Analysis, 2014, pp. 14–19.
Duan, M., S. Miska, M. Yu, N. Takach, R. Ahmed, and C. Zettner. Transport of Small Cuttings in Extended-Reach Drilling. Vol. 23, SPE Drilling & Completion, 2008, pp. 258–265.
Ozbayoglu, M., S. Miska, T. Reed, and N. Takach. Using Foam in Horizontal Well Drilling: A Cuttings Transport Modeling Approach. Vol. 46, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 2005, pp. 267–282.
Ozbayoglu, M., E. Kuru, S. Miska, and N. Takach. A Comparative Study of Hydraulic Models for Foam Drilling. Vol. 41, Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology, 2002.
Karbasforoushan, Hanieh et al. “On the Instability of Cement-Fluid Interface and Fluid Mixing.” SPE Deepwater Drilling and Completions Conference. 2016. Print.
Capo, J., M. Yu, S. Miska, N. Takach, and R. Ahmed. “Cuttings Transport With Aqueous Foam at Intermediate Inclined Wells”. SPE/ICoTA Coiled Tubing Conference and Exhibition, 2004.
Teeters, D., N. Takach, W. Redman, and B. Russell. Three-Dimensional Wetting Maps: A Novel Technique for Assessing and Applying Data from Rock-Fluid Interaction Studies. Vol. 38, American Chemical Society, Division of Petroleum Chemistry, Preprints, 1993, pp. 131-5.
- General Chemistry II
- Inorganic Synthesis and Characterization
- General Chemistry I