An experimental investigation of fracture physical properties on heavy oil displacement efficiency during solvent flooding

S. Amir Farzaneh, A. A. Dehghan, R. Kharrat, M. H. Ghazanfari

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1993-2004
Number of pages12
JournalEnergy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects
Issue number21
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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Funding Information:
The authors would like to express their appreciation to the Petroleum Engineering and Development Company, PEDEC, for financial support. In addition, the authors gratefully acknowledge the technical support of the Tehran Petroleum Research Center.


  • Five-spot micromodel
  • Fracture geometrical properties
  • Fractured medium
  • Heavy oil
  • Solvent flooding

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