Pore-scale two-phase filtration in imbibition process through porous media at high- and low-interfacial tension flow conditions

Benyamin Yadali Jamaloei, Koorosh Asghari, Riyaz Kharrat, Farid Ahmadloo

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)251-269
Number of pages19
JournalJournal of Petroleum Science and Engineering
Issue number3-4
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2010

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The authors acknowledge the support provided by the Petroleum Technology Research Centre, Regina . Also, the first author thanks the Petroleum University of Technology Research Center in Tehran for providing laboratory facilities and the Research and Development Directorate of the National Iranian Oil Company for financial support in conducting experimental part of this research. We are also indebted to the four anonymous reviewers whose critical comments and invaluable suggestions helped to enhance the clarity of some of the results. With kind permission from Springer Science+Business Media: .


  • High-IFT
  • Imbibition
  • Low-IFT
  • Pore-scale phenomena
  • Two-phase filtration

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