Dr. Erdal Ozkan PhD Petroleum Engineering

Research

Main research interests:
  • Horizontal and multilateral well technology
  • Pressure-transient analysis
  • Modeling fluid flow in porous media
  • Unconventional reservoirs
Research presentations and publications
  • Over 100 papers
  • Co-authored a book, and contributed chapters to two others.
Organization of technical conferences

Some examples include:

  • The Steering Committee of the SPE Forum on Reservoir Engineering Aspects of Multilateral and Advanced Wells (1999)
  • Chair of the Organizing Committee for the SPE Advanced Technology Workshop on Unconventional Gas (2006)
  • Steering Committee of the SPE Advanced Technology Workshop on Advances in Performance Diagnostics for Fractured and Horizontal Wells (2007)
  • Co-Chair of the Organizing Committee of the SPE Technical Conference on Shale Gas Production (2008 and 2010)