An experimental investigation of surfactant flooding as a good candidate for enhancing oil recovery from fractured reservoirs using one-quarter five spot micromodels: The role of fracture geometrical properties

A. Kianinejad, M. H. Ghazanfari, R. Kharrat, D. Rashtchian

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1929-1938
Number of pages10
JournalEnergy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects
Issue number20
Publication statusPublished - 18 Oct 2013

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Funding Information:
The authors would like to acknowledge the Petroleum Engineering and Development Company for the financial support of this work. The Tehran Petroleum Research Center is also appreciated for some technical facilities.


  • enhanced oil recovery
  • experimental
  • five-spot micromodel
  • fracture geometrical properties
  • fractured models
  • linear alkyl banzene sulfonate
  • sodium dodecyl sulfate
  • surfactant

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