Optimizing Seat and Ball Combination of Actual Gas Lift Valve: An Experimental and CFD Simulation Study

Ehsanul Kabir, Hossein Emadi, Phillip McElroy, Fathi Elldakli, Matt Young
2020 SPE Artificial Lift Conference and Exhibition - Americas   unpublished
This dissertation is the result of invaluable contributions of many people. I would like to take this opportunity to express my sincere acknowledgements towards them. First and foremost, I want to thank my advisor Dr. Hossein Emadi. It has been an honor to be his mentee and first Ph.D. student. He has taught me, both consciously and unconsciously, innumerable lessons and insights on the workings of academic research. His technical and editorial advices were essential to the completion of this
more » ... ompletion of this dissertation. I cannot thank him enough for the long hours he spent in revising the manuscripts for my papers and this dissertation. I appreciate all his contributions of time and ideas to make my Ph.D. experience productive and stimulating.
doi:10.2118/201119-ms fatcat:khdvlz5tbvd4llhupb7rdjbjk4