Wellbore and soil thermal simulation for geothermal wells: development of computer model and acquisition of field temperature data. Part I report [report]

G.R. Wooley
1980 unpublished
A downhole t h e r m a l s i m u l a t o r h a s been developed t o improve u n d e r s t a n d i n g of t h e h i g h downhole t e m p e r a t u r e s t h a t a f f e c t many d e s i g n f a c t o r s i n g e o t h e rm a l w e l l s . T h i s r e p o r t documents t h i s development and p r e s e n t s f i e l d tempera t u r e d a t a f o r f l o w i n g and s h u t -i n c o n d i t i o n s . Work performed under S a n d i a C o n t r a c t N o . 13-0212; s p o n s o r e d by
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