Profile
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Title: 
Assist. Instructor
Surname: 
AL-RBAEWI
Status: 
Full-Time Academic Staff
Program: 
Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
Telephone: 
+903926613436
E-mail: 
salam@metu.edu.tr
Room: 
TZ-45
Educational Background: 
  • B.S., M.S., University of Baghdad; Ph.D., The University of Oklahoma
Research Interests: 
  • 1- Unconventional reservoirs.
  • 2- Pressure transient analysis.
  • 3- Enhanced oil recovery.
  • 4- CO2 sequestration.
Courses Taught: 
  • Petroleum production engineering I & II
  • Natural gas engineering
  • Production optimization
  • Well test analysis
  • Introduction to petroleum engineering
  • Reservoir fluid properties.
Selected Publications: 
  • Publications
  • 1- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Unconventional Gas plays: A hybrid Model Couples Hydraulic fractures non-Darcy Flow Permeability, Stimulated Matrix Permeability, and Anomalous Diffusion Impact in Porous Media. In press, Journal of Natural Gas Science & Engineering.
  • 2- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Pressure-Rate convolution and deconvolution response for fractured conventional and unconventional reservoir using new decline rate model. In press, Petroleum Journal.
  • 3- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Practical solution for stabilized pseudo-steady state productivity index of multiple vertical wells depleting closed reservoirs. Paper accepted for publishing in Petroleum Journal.
  • 4- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Fishbone Type Horizontal Wellbore Completion: A Study for Pressure Behavior, Flow Regimes, and Productivity Index. In press, SPE Journal.
  • 5- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Deep Insight to Pressure Behavior and Stabilized Productivity Index of Multilateral Wells in laterally and Spatially Anisotropic Reservoirs. In press, Journal of Natural Gas Science & Engineering. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/ S1875510018301641.
  • 6- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Multi-Media Reservoirs Depleted by Horizontal Wells: Analysis of Pressure Behaviors, and Rate Transient Accompanied by Developing Analytical Models for Flow regimes. In press, International Journal of Oil, Gas, Coal Technology. http:// www.inderscience.com/info/ingeneral/forthcoming.php?jcode=ijogct.
  • 7- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Bivariate Log-Normal Distribution of Stimulated Matrix Permeability & Block Size in Fractured Reservoirs: Proposing New Multi-Linear Flow Regime for Transient State Production. SPE Journal. https://www.onepetro.org/journal-paper/SPE-189993-PA.
  • 8- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Productivity Index Behavior for Hydraulically Fractured Reservoirs Depleted by Constant Production Rate Considering Transient and Semi-Steady State Conditions. SPE Production & Operation Journal. https://www.onepetro.org/journal-paper/SPE-189989-PA.
  • 9- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Revisiting current techniques for analyzing reservoir performance: New approach for horizontal wells pseudo-steady state productivity index. In press, SPE Journal.
  • 10- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Performance-Based Comparison for Fractal Configured Tight and Shale Gas Reservoirs with and without Non-Darcy Flow Impact. In press, SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering-Formation Evaluation.
  • 11- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Restoring disrupted data by wellbore storage effect using analytical models & type curve matching. In press, International Journal of Oil, Gas, Coal technology. http://www.inderscience.com/info/ingeneral/forthcoming.php?jcode=ijogct.
  • 12- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Integrated analysis of pressure response using pressure rate convolution and deconvolution techniques for varıed flow rate production ın fractured formation. Journal of Natural Gas Science & Engineering, 51 (2018). https: //doi.org /10.1016 /j.jngse .2018.01.012.
  • 13- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. The optimal reservoir configuration for maximum productivity index of gas reservoirs depleted by horizontal wells under Darcy and non-Darcy flow Conditions. Journal of Natural Gas Science & Engineering, 49 (2018). https: //doi.org /10.1016 /j.jngse .2017.11.012.
  • 14- Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Fadhil S. Kadhim. Hydraulically fractured formations: Parameters controlling performance and maximum number of fractures. Engineering & technology journal, Vol. 35 Part A, No. 8, (2017).
  • 15- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. How much stimulated reservoir volume and induced matrix permeability could enhance unconventional reservoir performance. Journal of Natural Gas Science & Engineering, 46 (2017). http: //dx. Doi .org /10.1016 /j. jngse.2017.08.017
  • 16- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Analysis of Pressure Behaviors and Flow Regimes of Naturally and Hydraulically Fractured Unconventional Gas Reservoirs Using Multi-Linear Flow Regimes Approach. Journal of Natural Gas Science & Engineering, 45 (2017). http: //dx. doi.org / 10.1016/j.jngse.2017.06.026.
  • 17- Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Fadhil S. Kadhim. The Impact of Hydraulic Flow Units & Reservoir Quality Index on Pressure Profile and Productivity Index in Multi-Segments Reservoirs. Petroleum Journal 03 (04), 2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petlm.2017.09.001.
  • 18- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Analytical Models & Type-Curve Matching Techniques for Reservoir Characterization Using Wellbore Storage Dominated Flow Regime. Petroleum Journal, 03 (04), 2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petlm.2017.05.004.
  • 19- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Restoring Disrupted Data by Wellbore Storage Effect Using Analytical Models & Type-Curve Matching Techniques. International Journal of Oil, Gas, and Coal Technology, in press.
  • 20- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. New Technique for Determining Rate-Dependent Skin Factor and non-Darcy flow Coefficient. Journal of Natural Gas Science & Engineering, 35/A (2016). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2016.09.028.
  • 21- Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Tiab, D.: Effect of the Number and Length of Zonal Isolations on Pressure Behavior of Horizontal Wells. International Journal of Petroleum Engineering and Technology, V.1, N.1, 2014. DOI: 10.1504/IJPE.2014.059400.
  • 22- Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Tiab, D. Predicting Productivity Index of Hydraulically Fractured Formations. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, December, (112) 2013. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2013.11.004.
  • 23- Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Tiab, D. New Application for Well Test analysis: Locating Closed Perforation Zones and Damaged Sections. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, November, (111) 2013. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2013.08.035.
  • 24- Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Tiab, D. Pressure Behaviors and Flow Regimes of a Horizontal Well with Multiple Inclined Hydraulic Fractures. International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Technology, Vol. 6, Nos. 1/2, 2013. DOI: 10.1504/IJOGCT.2013.050772.
  • 25- Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Tiab, D. Impacts of Boundaries, Fracture dimensions, and Penetration Ratio on Pressure Behavior and Flow Regimes of Hydraulically Fractured Formations. Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology. 04 (01), 2014, DOI:10.1007/s13202-013-0070-1.
  • 26- Jalal Owayed, Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Tiab, D. Easy Technique for Calculating Productivity Index of Horizontal Wells. Journal of Engineering Research-Kuwait University, Vol. 1, (1) June, 2013, P. 335-358.
  • 27- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. A View for Prospective EOR Projects in Iraqi Oil Fields. Universal Journal of Petroleum Sciences, (1) 2013, P.39-67.
  • 28- Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Tiab, D. Transient Pressure Analysis of Horizontal Wells in a Multi-Boundary System. American Journal of Engineering Research, V. 2, No. 4, P. 44-66, April, 2013.
  • 29- Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Tiab, D. Pressure Behavior of Partially Penetrating Multiple Hydraulic fractures. Energy and Environment Research Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1, June, 2012.
  • 30- Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Tiab, D. Analytical Models for Pressure Behavior of a Horizontal Well with Multiple Inclined Hydraulic Fractures. Canadian Energy Technology and Innovation Journal, V.1, No. 1, 2012.
  • Books & Chapters
  • 1- Al-Rbeawi, Salam & Tiab, D. Impacts of Boundaries, Fracture dimensions, and Penetration Ratio on Pressure Behavior and Flow Regimes of Hydraulically Fractured Formations. Chapter 3, Encyclopedia of Petroleum Exploration and Production, Volume II, University Publishing, New York, NY, USA, 2018, ISBN: 978-1-9789-0812-3, http :// ebooks.wtbooks.com/static/wtbooks/ebooks/9781978908123/9781978908123.pdf
  • 2- Al-Rbeawi, Salam. Reservoir characterization: Moving back and forth from microscopic to gigascopic scale. Chapter 1, Energy and Science compendium, Volume 3, Studium Press, Houston, TX, USA, 2015, ISBN: 1-62699-061-1, http:// www. Studiumpress .in /energy-science-and-technology-vol-3-oil-and-natural-gas.html