Tight Rock Core Analysis

Chris Clarkson

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Course contents

    Chapter 1 - Routine Measurements

    1.01 Intro to Tight Rock Core Analysis

    1.02 Workflows

    1.03 Core Preparation - Part 1

    1.04 Core Preparation - Part 2

    1.05 Porosity - Part 1

    1.06 Porosity - Part 2 (Pore Types)

    1.07 Porosity - Part 3 (Measurement)

    1.08 Porosity - Part 4 (Grain Density/Bulk Volume)

    1.09 Porosity - Part 5 (GRI Method)

    1.10 Pore Size Distribution - Part 1

    1.11 Pore Size Distribution - Part 2 (LPA)

    1.12 Pore Size Distribution - Part 3 (SANS/USANS)

    1.13 Permeability - Part 1

    1.14 Permeability - Part 2 (Klinkenberg Correction)

    1.15 Permeability - Part 3 (Standards for Tight Rocks)

    1.16 Permeability - Part 4 (Measurement)

    1.17 Permeability - Part 5 (USS Perm. - Crushed-Rock)

    1.18 Permeability - Part 6 (Drill Cutting)

    1.19 Permeability - Part 7 (Drill Cutting - 2)

    1.20 Permeability - Part 8 (Slabbed Core)

    1.21 Permeability - Part 9 (Pulse-Decay)

    1.22 Permeability - Part 10 (Method Comparison)

    1.23 Permeability - Part 11 (Pore Throat Size)

    1.24 Permeability - Part 12 (Fracture Permeability)

    1.25 Stress Dependence - Part 1

    1.26 Stress Dependence - Part 2 (Biot Constant)

    1.27 Stress Dependence - Part 3 (Facture Compressibility

    1.28 Permeability & Stress-Sensitivity Summary

    1.29 Mercury Intrusion Capillary Pressure (MICP) - Part 1

    1.30 MICP - Part 2 (NUTECH Study)

    1.31 MICP - Part 3 (Characterizing Hydraulic Rock Types & Flow Units)

    Chapter 2 - Special Core Analysis