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9043189 Space-time surrogate models of subterranean regions  
Methods for creating and using space-time surrogate models of subsurface regions, such as subsurface regions containing at least one hydrocarbon formation. The created surrogate models are...
9037440 Computer simulation of fluid flow and acoustic behavior  
A computer-implemented method for simulating flow and acoustic interaction of a fluid with a porous medium includes simulating activity of a fluid in a first volume adjoining a second occupied by...
9031674 Lift-gas optimization with choke control  
A method of optimizing production of wells using choke control includes generating, for each well, an intermediate solution to optimize the production of each well. The generating includes using...
9031819 Cascaded eddy simulation  
A fluid flow is simulated by causing a computer to perform operations on data stored in the memory to compute at least one eddy of a fluid flow at a first scale and perform operations to compute...
9031822 System and method for use in simulating a subterranean reservoir  
A computer-implemented method, system, and computer program product are disclosed for updating simulation models of a subterranean reservoir. An ensemble of reservoir models representing a...
9026416 System and method of grid generation for discrete fracture modeling  
Computer-implemented systems and methods are provided for generating accurate grids that can be used for simulation of highly complex subsurface reservoirs, such as fractured subsurface...
9026413 Thermodynamic phase equilibrium analysis based on a reduced composition domain  
A method of modeling phase characteristics of thermodynamic systems utilizing pseudo-properties strategy and a reduced number of variables is disclosed herein. The method describes a means of...
9026418 Method for determining distinct alternative paths between two object sets in 2-D and 3-D heterogeneous data  
Distinct paths (40), e.g., locally optimal, are determined in a heterogeneous velocity field (32) between a source object and a target object (33) using gradients (35) of a two-way total arrival...
9026415 Pipeline flow modeling method  
A method of modeling a segment of a pipeline transporting a product comprising defining within the segment a plurality of discrete cells, each disposed between knots, preparing a system of...
9020793 Method, system and program storage device for reservoir simulation utilizing heavy oil solution gas drive  
A method, a system and a program storage device for predicting a property of a fluid, such as fluid production from a subterranean reservoir containing heavy oil entrained with gas is described....
8996346 Methods for characterization of petroleum fluid and application thereof  
An improved method that performs downhole fluid analysis of the fluid properties of a reservoir of interest and that characterizes the reservoir of interest based upon such downhole fluid analysis.
8983817 Dynamic load balancing for adaptive meshes  
A method for dynamic load balancing of a mesh, wherein the mesh is partitioned to find a solution using a plurality of processors, and wherein the partitions have become unbalanced. The present...
8983808 Automated mesh generation and editing tools  
Mesh generation and editing tools are provided. The mesh generation and editing tools can be implemented using MATLAB® and are platform-independent, usable in any number of different operating...
8977508 Method and system for determining a force acting on a body  
The present invention provides a method and a system for determining forces which act on a body with a controlled volume which is provided inside the flow tunnel and in which the body is arranged....
8970592 Simulating an arbitrary number of particles  
A system includes a computing device that includes a memory configured to store instructions. The computing device also includes a processor configured to execute the instructions to perform a...
8972232 System and method for modeling a subterranean reservoir  
A computer-implemented reservoir prediction system, method, and software are provided for updating simulation models of a subterranean reservoir. An ensemble of reservoir models representing a...
8972224 Computer systems for data manipulation and related methods  
A computer system for data management arranged to provide at least four components: a generator component, a solver component, a simulation component and a visualization component, wherein the...
8972231 System and method for predicting fluid flow in subterranean reservoirs  
A reservoir prediction system is disclosed that uses a kernel-based ensemble Kalman filter (EnKF) capable of representing non-Gaussian random fields characterized by multi-point geostatistics. The...
8972226 Method for analyzing growth of void of resin in a porous material  
The present invention provides a method for analyzing growth of void of resin in a porous material which comprising the steps of inputting data of the shape of a porous material filled with a...
8972233 Retrodicting source-rock quality and paleoenvironmental conditions  
A method for retrodicting source-rock quality and/or paleoenvironmental conditions are disclosed. A first set of system variables associated with source-rock quality is selected (705). A second...
8972230 System and method for using indirect texturing to efficiently simulate and image surface coatings and other effects  
Water surface and other effects are efficiently simulated to provide real time or near real time imaging on low-capacity computer graphics computation platforms. Water and other surfaces are...
8949097 Methods and systems for comparing vertical axis turbine arrays and providing configurations thereof  
A method for providing potential flow elements including a vortex to capture rotation of a turbine, a dipole to capture a blockage effect of the turbine, a sink to capture extracted energy from...
8949096 Three-dimensional tracer dispersion model  
System for solving for the fully three-dimensional advection diffusion reaction (ADR) of dissolved or particulate tracers (biological or chemical materials) in aquatic environments including an...
8938379 Systems, methods, and apparatus for predicting impact on a pipeline delivery infrastructure  
Certain embodiments of the invention may include systems, methods, and apparatus for predicting impact on a pipeline delivery infrastructure. According to an example embodiment of the invention, a...
8935140 Generating inviscid and viscous fluid-flow simulations over a surface using a fluid-flow mesh  
Fluid-flow simulation over a computer-generated surface is generated using inviscid and viscous simulations. A fluid-flow mesh of fluid cells is obtained. At least one inviscid fluid property for...
8924190 Method and system for correcting a temperature measurement signal  
A method including digitally modelling a temperature measured by a sensor by using a modeled signal and estimating a lag error signal for the sensor from the modeled signal and a signal obtained...
8914266 Systems and methods for modeling floods  
A flood modeling system defines virtual cells of a geographic region. Some of the cells, referred to as “channel cells,” represent areas within a channel for a moving body of water, such as a...
8909508 Petrographic image analysis for determining capillary pressure in porous media  
This disclosed subject matter is generally related to methods for characterizing two-dimensional (2D) and three-dimensional (3D) samples to determine pore-body and pore-throat size distributions...
8909688 Method of seeking semianalytical solutions to multispecies transport equations coupled with sequential first-order reactions  
Disclosed is a method of seeking semianalytical solutions to multispecies transport equations coupled with sequential first-order network reactions under conditions wherein a groundwater flow...
8908925 Methods to build 3D digital models of porous media using a combination of high- and low-resolution data and multi-point statistics  
This subject disclosure describes methods to build and/or enhance 3D digital models of porous media by combining high- and low-resolution data to capture large and small pores in single models....
8903693 Boundary handling for particle-based simulation  
Boundary handling is performed in particle-based simulation. Slab cut ball processing defines the boundary volumes for interaction with particles in particle-based simulation. The slab cut balls...
8903694 System and method for performing reservoir simulation using preconditioning  
A computer-implemented system, method, and software are provided for solving linear systems of equations arising in reservoir simulation. A linear system of fluid flow equations, including a...
8898046 Method to improve reservoir simulation and recovery from fractured reservoirs  
A method for modeling flow properties over a series of time increments of a reservoir in an earth formation having a plurality of fractures is disclosed. The method includes: building a...
8892412 Adjoint-based conditioning of process-based geologic models  
A method for correlating data predicted by a processor physics-based geologic model to describe a subsurface region with obtained data describing the subsurface region. Data is obtained describing...
8886498 Simulator and method for simulating an acoustic field of an acoustic waveguide  
Simulators and methods for simulating an acoustic field of an acoustic waveguide are provided. A sound speed profile of the acoustic waveguide is generated, where the acoustic waveguide has a...
8878856 System, method, and computer program product for depicting a body of water utilizing a height field and particles  
A system, method, and computer program product are provided for depicting a body of water utilizing a height field and particles. In use, content depicting a body of water is identified....
8880383 Determining conductivity of aged fracture proppants for simulating flow in a fractured reservoir  
In one example, formation fluid flow through a fractured reservoir is simulated using conductivity of aged proppants. A first conductivity profile is received for a proppant. The first...
8868383 Consumption energy calculating device  
There is provided a consumption energy calculating device which simulates power consumption of a heating and cooling appliance operated by a customer living in a house. A first receiver and a...
8868398 Method for predicting arc flash energy and PPE category within a real-time monitoring system  
A method for simulating an arc flash event on an electrical power system is disclosed. The virtual system model of the electrical system is modified to introduce a short circuiting feature. The...
8868389 Computer-implemented simulation method and non-transitory computer medium for use in molding process, and molding system using the same  
A computer-implemented simulation method for use in molding process by a computer processor includes specifying a simulating domain having a mold cavity configured to connect a tube of a molding...
8855985 Method and system of obtaining improved data in perfusion measurements  
A method of deriving blood perfusion indices for a region of interest (ROI) of a subject, comprising the steps of administering a contrast agent to the subject during a dynamic imaging scan,...
8849630 Techniques to predict three-dimensional thermal distributions in real-time  
Techniques for monitoring and predicting environmental operating conditions in a data center are provided. In one aspect, a method for real-time, three-dimensional analysis of environmental...
8849628 Software application for ranking language translations and methods of use thereof  
The software application is used to rank language translations and a method to implement those ranked language translations. The language translations are for textual or vocal phrases that a user...
8849637 Method of modeling production from a subterranean region  
A method of computational fluid dynamic modelling of a subterranean region comprises: defining a computational domain by generating a geometrical model of a subterranean region comprising a...
8838425 Generating facies probablity cubes  
A method for generating one or more geological models for oil field exploration. The method includes receiving one or more well facies logs, a vertical facies proportion curve, a lateral...
8831921 Fluid access and drainage assessment  
A system includes a host application configured to receive a component model representing a vehicle component. The component model includes a body having a concave portion and/or a convex portion...
8827547 Fluid distribution method facilitating cooling of electronics rack(s) and simulating heated airflow exhaust of electronics rack(s)  
Apparatus and method are provided for facilitating simulation of heated airflow exhaust of an electronics subsystem, electronics rack or row of electronics racks. The apparatus includes a thermal...
8831918 System for manufacturing laminated circuit boards  
The present invention relates to a pin-less registration and inductive heating system involving the use of a pre-alignment station for imaging an initial position of a laminate element, an imaging...
8831913 Method of design optimisation  
A method of design optimization, the method comprising producing a first computer model of a first geometry, producing a CFD mesh from the first computer model, using the CFD mesh from the first...
8825461 Overlapped multiple layer depth averaged flow model of a turbidity current  
A method of generating a model of a turbidity current in a fluid is disclosed. A first flow layer in the turbidity current is defined. The method successively defines at least one more flow layer...