The Description of Oil Displacement Mechanism in Steam Injection of Multi-Field Synergy with Exergy Transfer


Steam injection is a most effective way for improving heavy oil recovery efficiency, and it has academic and practical significance for the mechanism of multi-field synergy oil displacement. Mechanism of “diversified” oil displacement which is obtained by traditional study methods in the exploitation territory of oil and gas fields has both respective roles and mutual cross shortages. To describe and analyze the displacement process of multi-field coupling with exergy transfer can simplify this kind of problem by introducing a unified goal-driving exergy. It needs to use the method of theoretical modeling, numerical simulation and experimental validation to study the basic law of exergy transfer in the oil displacement process of multi-field synergy, make a thorough research for the flooding process of steam injection with exergy transfer theory and reveal the oil displacement mechanism in steam injection of multi-field synergy. Thus the theory instruction and technical support can be provided to improve reservoirs producing degree and extraction ratio.

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Q. Cheng, Y. Wang and X. Sun, "The Description of Oil Displacement Mechanism in Steam Injection of Multi-Field Synergy with Exergy Transfer," World Journal of Mechanics, Vol. 3 No. 3, 2013, pp. 169-173. doi: 10.4236/wjm.2013.33015.

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