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2016

Zidane, A., Firoozabadi, A.: "Fracture cross-flow equilibrium in compositional two-phase reservoir simulation" , SPEJ (2016, in press)

Zhehui, J., Firoozabadi, A.: "Phase Behavior and Flow in Shale Nanopores from Molecular Simulations" , Fluid Phase Equilibria (2016, in press)

Hashmi, Sara M., Senthilnathan, S., Firoozabadi, A.: "Thermodiffusion of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in binary mixtures" , Journal of Chemical Physics (2016, in press)

Jiménez-Ángeles, F., Firoozabadi, A.: "Tunable Substrate Wettability by Thin Water Layer" , Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2016, in press)

Moortgat, J., Firoozabadi, A.: "Water Coning, Water and CO2 Injection in Heavy Oil Fractured Reservoirs" , SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering (2016, in press)

Moortgat, J., Firoozabadi, A.: "Mixed-Hybrid and Vertex-Discontinuous-Galerkin Finite Element Modeling of Multiphase Compositional Flow on 3D Unstructured Grids" , J. Computational Physics,315,476-500 (2016)

Lukanov, B., Firoozabadi, A.: "Molecular Thermodynamic Modeling of Reverse Micelles and W/O Microemulsions" , Langmuir 32, 3100-3109 (2016)

Sun, M., Mogensen, K., Bennetzen, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Demulsifier in Injected Water for Improved Recovery of Crudes which Form W/O Emulsions" , to appear in SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering (2016)

Hashmi, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effective Removal of Asphaltene Deposition in Metal Capillary Tubes" , to appear in SPEJ (2016)

Jindrova, T., Mikyska, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Phase Behavior Modeling of Bitumen and Light Normal Alkanes and CO2 by PR-EOS and CPA-EOS" , Energy Fuels, 30, 515−525. (2016)

Chávez-Miyauchi, T., Firoozabadi, A., and Fuller, G.G.: "Non-monotonic elasticity of the crude oil – brine interface in relation to improved oil recovery" , Langmuir, 32, 2192-2198 (2016)

Khoshnood, A., Lukanov, B., Firoozabadi, A.: "Temperature Effect on Micelle Formation: Molecular Thermodynamic Model Revisited" , Langmuir, 32, 2175-2183 (2016)

Jin, Z., Firoozabadi, A.: "Thermodynamic Modeling of Phase Behavior in Shale Media" , SPE Journal , 190-207 (2016)

Nasrabadi, H., Moortgat, J., Firoozabadi, A.: "A New Three-Phase Multicomponent Compositional Model for Asphaltene Precipitation during CO2 Injection Using CPA-EOS" , Energy & Fuels, 30, 3306-3319 (2016)

Zhao, H., Sun, M., Firoozabadi, A.: "Anti-agglomeration of natural gas hydrates in liquid condensate and crude oil at constant pressure conditions" , Fuel 180, 187-193 (2016)

Aslan, S., Najafabadi, N.F, Firoozabadi, A.: "Non-monotonicity of the Contact Angle from NaCl and MgCl2 Concentrations in Two Petroleum Fluids on Atomistically Smooth Surfaces" , Energy & Fuels, 30, 2858-2864 (2016)

Jiménez-Ángeles, F., Firoozabadi, A.: "Contact Angle, Liquid Film, Liquid-Liquid and Liquid-Solid Interfaces in Model Oil-Brine-Substrate Systems" , Journal of Physical Chemistry C, to appear (2016)

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2015

Zidane, A., and Firoozabadi, A.: "An Implicit Numerical Model for Multicomponent Compressible Two-Phase Flow in Porous Media", Advances in Water Resources (2015), 85, 64–78.

Jiménez-Ángeles, F., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Enhanced Hydrate Nucleation near the Limit of Stability", Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2015), 119, 8798-8804.

Jin, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Thermodynamic Modeling of Phase Behavior in Shale Media", SPE Journal (2015, in press).

Myint, P. C., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Thin Liquid Films in Improved Oil Recovery from Low-salinity Brine", Current Opinion in Colloid and Interface Science (2015), 20, 105-114.

Myint, P. C., and Firoozabadi, A.: ""Thermodynamics of Flat Thin Liquid Films", AIChE Journal (2015) 61, 3104-3115.

Subramanian, D.,Wu, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Ionic Liquids as Viscosity Modifiers for Heavy and Extra-heavy Crude Oils", Fuel (2015),143, pp. 519-526.

Sun, M., Firoozabadi, A., Chen, G.-J., and Sun, C.-Y.:"Hydrate Size Measurements in Anti-agglomeration at High Watercut by New Chemical Formulation", Energy and Fuels (2015), 29, 2901-2905.

Sun, M., and Firoozabadi, A:"Gas Hydrate Powder Formation – Ultimate Solution in Natural Gas Flow Assurance", Fuel (2015), 146, pp. 1-5.

Khoshnood, A., and Firoozabadi, A: "Polar solvents trigger formation of reverse micelles", Langmuir (2015), 31, 5982-5991.

Shahraeeni, E., Moortgat, J., and Firoozabadi, A: "High Resolution Finite Element Methods for 3D Simulation of Compositionally Triggered Instabilities in Porous Media", Computational Geosciences (2015), 19, 899-920.

Hashmi, S. M., Loewenberg, M., and Firoozabadi, A: "Colloidal Asphaltene Deposition in Laminar Pipe Flow: Flow Rate and Parametric Effects", Physics of Fluids (2015), 27, 083302.

Jin, Z., and Firoozabadi, A: "Flow of Methane in Shale Nanopores at Low and High Pressure by Molecular Dynamics Simulations", Journal of Chemical Physics (2015), 143, 104315.

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2014

Zidane, A., and Firoozabadi, A.: "An Efficient Numerical Model for Multicomponent Compressible Flow in Fractured Porous Media," Advances in Water Resources (2014) 74, 127-147.

Jin, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Water on Methane and Carbon Dioxide Sorption in Clay Minerals by Monte Carlo Simulations," Fluid Phase Equilibria (2014) 382, 10-20.

Li, Z., Jin, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Phase Behavior and Adsorption of Pure Substances and Mixtures and Characterization in Nanopore Structures by Density Functional Theory," SPE J (December 2014), 1096-1109.

Jiménez-Ángeles, F., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Induced Charge Density and Thin Liquid Film at Hydrate/Methane Gas Interfaces", Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2014), 118, 26041-26048.

Rezaei, N. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Pressure Evolution and Production Performance of Waterflooding in n-Heptane Saturated Fired Berea Cores", SPE J (August 2014), 674-686.

Lukanov, B. , and Firoozabadi, A.: "Specific Ion Effects on the Self-Assembly of Ionic Surfactants: A Molecular Thermodynamic Theory of Micellization with Dispersion Forces," Langmuir (2014), 30, 6373-6383.

Jiménez-Ángeles, F., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Nucleation of Methane Hydrates at Moderate Subcooling by Molecular Dynamics Simulations", Journal of Physical Chemistry C(2014), 118, 11310-11318.

Sun, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Natural Gas Hydrate Particles in Oil-Free Systems with Kinetic Inhibition and Slurry Viscosity Reduction", Energy Fuels (2014), 28, 1890-1895.

Rezaei, N., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Macro-and Micro-scale Waterflooding Performances of Crudes which Form W/O Emulsions upon Mixing with Brines", Energy Fuels (2014), 28, 2092-2103.

Bolton, E., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Numerical Modeling of Temperature and Species Distributions in Hydrocarbon Reservoirs", J Geophys Res Solid Earth (2014), 119, 18-31.

Aslan, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Water on Aggregate Size, Viscosity, and Deposition of Asphaltenes in Flowlines," Langmuir (2014), 30, 3658−3664

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2013

Moortgat, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Three-Phase Compositional Modeling with Capillarity in Heterogeneous and Fractured Media," SPE J (2013), 18(6), 1150-1168.

Jin, Z. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Methane and Carbon Dioxide Adsorption in Clay-like Slit Pores by Monte Carlo Simulations," Fluid Phase Equil (2013) 360, 456–465.

Moortgat, J. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Fickian Diffusion in Discrete-Fractured Media from Chemical Potential Gradients and Comparison to Experiment," Energy Fuels (2013) 27, 5793−5805.

Myint, P. C., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Onset of Convection with Fluid Compressibility and Interface Movement," Phys Fluids (2013), 25, 094105.

Moortgat, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Higher-Order Compositional Modeling of Three-Phase Flow in Fractured Porous Media Based on Cross-Flow Equilibrium," J Comput Phys (2013), 250, 425–445.

Sun, M. and Firoozabadi, A.: "New Surfactant for Hydrate Anti-agglomeration in Hydrocarbon Flowlines and Seabed Oil Capture," J Colloid Interf Sci (2013), 402, 312–319.

Myint, P. C., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Onset of Buoyancy-driven Convection in Cartesian and Cylindrical Geometries," Phys Fluids (2013), 25, 044105.

Hashmi, S. M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Self-assembly of Resins and Asphaltenes Facilitates Asphaltene Dissolution by an Organic Acid," J Colloid Interf Sci (2013) 394, 115-123.

Mutoru, J. W., Smith, W., O'Hern, C. S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Diffusion and Clustering along Critical Isotherms of Medium-chain n-Alkanes," J Chem Phys (2013) 138, 024317.

Moortgat, J., Firoozabadi, A., Li, Z. and Esposito, R.: "CO2 Injection in Vertical and Horizontal Cores: Measurements and Numerical Simulation," SPE J (2013), 18(2), 331-344.

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2012

Moreira, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Molecular Thermodynamic Modeling of Droplet-type Microemulsions," Langmuir (2012) 28, 1738−1752.

Hashmi, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Field- and Concentration-Dependence of Electrostatics in Non-polar Colloidal Asphaltene Suspensions," Soft Matter (2012) 8, 1878.

Rongy, L., Haugen, K. B., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Mixing from Fickian Diffusion and Natural Convection in Binary Non-Equilibrium Fluid Phases," AIChE J (2012) 58(5), 1336-1345.

Mikyška, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Investigation of Mixture Stability at Given Volume, Temperature, and Number of Moles," Fluid Phase Equil (2012) 321, 1-9.

Ahmed, T., Nasrabadi, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Complex Flow and Composition Path in CO2 Injection Schemes from Density Effects," Energy Fuels (2012) 26, 4590−4598.

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Initialization of Phase Fractions in Rachford-Rice Equations for Robust and Efficient Three-Phase Split Calculation," Fluid Phase Equil (2012) 332, 21–27.

Hashmi, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Controlling Nonpolar Colloidal Asphaltene Aggregation by Electrostatic Repulsion," Energy Fuels (2012) 26, 4438−4444.

Hashmi, S., Zhong, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Acid-Base Chemistry Enables Reversible Colloid-to-Solution Transition of Asphaltenes in Non-Polar Systems," Soft Matter (2012) 8, 8778.

Cheng, P., Bestehorn, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Permeability Anisotropy on Buoyancy-Driven Flow for CO2 Sequestration in Saline Aquifers," Water Resour Res (2012) 48, W09539.

Sun, M., Wang, Y., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effectiveness of Alcohol Cosurfactants in Hydrate Antiagglomeration," Energy Fuels (2012) 26, 5626-5232.

Sun, S., Firoozabadi, A. and Kou, J.: "Numerical Modeling of Two-Phase Binary Fluid Mixing using Mixed Finite Elements," Computat Geosci (2012) 16, 1101–1124.

Moortgat, J., Li, Z. and Firoozabadi, A.: "Three-Phase Compositional Modeling of CO2 Injection by Higher-Order Finite Element Methods with PR and CPA Equations of State," Water Resour Res (2012) 48, W12511.

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "General Strategy for Stability Testing and Phase-split Calculation in Two and Three Phases," SPE J (December 2012) 1096-1107.

Bestehorn, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Fluctuations on the Onset of Density-driven Convection in Porous Media," Phys Fluids (2012) 24, 114102.

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2011

Wu, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effects of Firing and Chemical Treatments on Berea Permeability and Wettability," Energy Fuels (2011) 25, 197–207.

Wu, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Simultaneous Increase in Gas and Liquid Relative Permeabilities and Reduction of High-Velocity Coefficient from Wettability Alteration," J Can Petrol Tech (2011) 50, 17-23.

Mutoru, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Form of Multicomponent Fickian Diffusion Coefficients Matrix," J Chem Thermodyn (2011) 43, 1192–1203.

Moortgat, J., Sun, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Compositional Modeling of Three-Phase Flow with Gravity using Higher-Order Finite Element Methods," Water Resour Res (2011) 47, W05511.

Mutoru, J., Leahy-Dios, A., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Modeling Infinite Dilution and Fickian Diffusion Coefficients of Carbon Dioxide in Water," AIChE J (2011) 57(6), 1617-1627.

Mikyška, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "A New Thermodynamic Function for Phase-Splitting at Constant Temperature, Moles, and Volume," AIChE J (2011) 57(7), 1897–1904.

Haugen, K.B., Sun, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Efficient and Robust Three-Phase Split Computations," AIChE J (2011) 57(9), 2555-2565.

Hashmi, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Tuning Size and Electrostatics in Non-Polar Colloidal Asphaltene Suspensions by Polymeric Adsorption," Soft Matter (2011) 7, 8384-8391.

Mustapha, H., Dimitrakopoulos, R., Graf, T., and Firoozabadi, A.: "An Efficient Method for Discretizing 3D Fractured Media for Subsurface Flow and Transport Simulations," Int J Numer Meth Fluid (2011) 67, 651–670.

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2010

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Modeling Asphaltene Precipitation by n-Alkanes from Heavy Oils and Bitumens Using Cubic-Plus-Association Equation of State," Energy Fuels (2010) 24, 1106-1113.

Mikyška, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Implementation of Higher-Order Methods for Robust and Efficient Compositional Simulation," J Comput Phys (2010) 229, 2898–2913.

Firoozabadi, A., and Cheng, P.: "Prospects for Subsurface CO2 Sequestration," AIChE J, Invited Perspective paper, (2010) 56(6), 1398-1405.

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Cubic-Plus-Association Equation of State for Asphaltene Precipitation in Live Oils," Energy Fuels (2010) 24, 2956–2963.

Wu, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Salinity on Wettability Alteration to Intermediate Gas Wetting," SPE Reservoir Eval Eng (2010) 13(2), 228-245.

Hashmi, S., Quintiliano, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Polymeric Dispersants Delay Sedimentation in Colloidal Asphaltene Suspensions," Langmuir (2010) 26(11), 8021–8029.

Moortgat, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Higher-Order Compositional Modeling with Fickian Diffusion in Unstructured and Anisotropic Media," Adv Water Resour (2010) 33, 951–968.

Moreira, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Molecular Thermodynamic Modeling of Specific Ion Effects on Micellization of Ionic Surfactants," Langmuir (2010) 26(19), 15177–15191.

Li, X., Negadi, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Anti-agglomeration in Cyclopentane Hydrates from Biosurfactant and Cosurfactant," Energy Fuels (2010) 24, 4937–4943.

Wu, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Permanent Alteration of Porous Media Wettability from Liquid Wetting to Intermediate Gas Wetting," Transport Porous Media (2010) 85, 189–213.

Hashmi, S., Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Dispersant on Asphaltene Suspension Dynamics: Aggregation and Sedimentation," J Phys Chem B (2010) 114, 15780–15788.

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2009

Haugen, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Composition at the Interface Between Multicomponent Non-Equilibrium Phases," J Chem Phys (2009) 130, 064707-1.

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Interfacial Tension of Non-Associating Pure Substances and Binary Mixtures by Density Functional Theory Combined with Peng-Robinson Equation of State," J Chem Phys (2009) 130, 154108.

York, D., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Brine on Hydrate Anti-Agglomeration," Energy Fuels (2009) 23, 2937–2946.

Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Numerical Modeling of Diffusion in Fractured Media for Gas Injection and Recycling Schemes," SPE J (2009) 323-337.

Li, Z., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Cubic-Plus-Association (CPA) Equation of State for Water-Containing Mixtures: Is 'Cross Association' Necessary?" AIChE J (2009) 55(7), 1803-1813.

Haugen, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Mixing of Two Binary Non-Equilibrium Phases in One Dimension," AIChE J (2009) 55(8), 1903-1936.

Moreira, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Thermodynamic Modeling of the Duality of Linear 1-Alcohols as Cosurfactants and Cosolvents in Self-Assembly of Surfactant Molecules," Langmuir (2009) 25(20), 12101-12113.

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2008

Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Numerical Modeling of Two-Phase Flow in Heterogeneous Permeable Media with Different Capillarity Pressures," Adv Water Resour (2008) 31, 56-73.

Anklam, M.R., York, J.D., and Firoozabadi, A.: "The Effects of Anti-Agglomerants on the Interactions between Hydrate Particles," AIChE J (2008) 54(2), 565-574.

York, J.D., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Comparing Effectiveness of Rhamnolipid Biosurfactant with a Quaternary Ammonium Salt Surfactant for Hydrate Anti-agglomeration," J Phys Chem B (2008) 112(3), 845-851.

Leahy-Dios, A., Zhou, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "New Thermal Diffusion Coefficient Measurements for Binary Hydrocarbon Mixtures: Viscosity and Composition Dependency, " J Phys Chem B (2008) 112, 6442-6447.

Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "An Efficient Numerical Model for Incompressible Two-Phase Flow in Fractured Media," Adv Water Resour (2008) 31, 891-905.

Banki, R., Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Mathematical Formulation and Numerical Modeling of Wax Deposition in Pipelines from Enthalpy-Porosity Approach and Irreversible Thermodynamics," Int J Heat Mass Tran (2008) 51, 3387-3398.

Hoteit, H., Banki, R., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Wax Deposition and Aging in Flowlines from Irreversible Thermodynamics," Energy Fuels (2008) 22(4), 2693-2706.

Noh, M., and Firoozabadi A.: "Wettability Alteration in Gas-Condensate Reservoirs to Mitigate Well Deliverability Loss by Water Blocking," SPE Reservoir Eval Eng (2008) 11(4), 676-685.

York, J.D., Firoozabadi, A.: "Alcohol Co-surfactants in Hydrate Anti-agglomeration," J Phys Chem B (2008) 112, 10455-10465.

Noh, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Wettability on High-Velocity Coefficient in Two-Phase Gas/Liquid Flow," SPE J (2008) 13(3), 298-304.

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2007

Leahy-Dios, A., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Molecular and Thermal Diffusion Coefficients of Alkane-Alkane and Alkane-Aromatic Binary Mixtures: Effect of Shape and Size of Molecules," J Phys Chem B (2007) 111(1), 191-198.

Monteagudo, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Comparison of Fully-Implicit and IMPES Formulations for Simulation of Water Injection in Fractured and Unfractured Media," Int J Numer Meth Eng (2007) 69, 698-728.

Nasrabadi, H., Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "An Analysis of Species Separation in Thermogravitational Column Filled with Porous Media," Transport Porous Media (2007) 67(3), 473-486.

Monteagudo, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Control-Volume Model for Simulation of Water Injection in Fractured Media: Incorporating Matrix Heterogeneity and Reservoir Wettability Effects," SPE J (2007) 12(3), 355-366.

Haugen, K. and Froozabadi, A.: "Transient Separation of Multicomponent Liquid Mixtures in Thermogravitational Columns," J Chem Phys (2007) 127, 154507.

Leahy-Dios, A., and Firoozabadi, A.: "A Unified Model for Non-Ideal Multicomponent Molecular Diffusion Coefficients," AIChE J (2007) 53(11), 2032-2939.

Fahes, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Wettability Alteration to Intermediate Gas-Wetting in Gas-Condensate Reservoirs at High Temperatures," SPE J (2007) 12(4), 397-407.

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2006

Santiso, E., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Curvature Dependence of Surface Tension in Multicomponent Systems," AIChE J (2006) 52(1), 311-322.

Haugen, K., and Firoozabadi, A. : "On the Unsteady State Species Separation of a Binary Liquid Mixture in a Rectangular Thermogravitational Column," J Chem Phys (2006) 124(5), 1-10.

Hoteit, H., Santiso, E., and Firoozabadi, A.: "An Efficient and Robust Algorithm for the Calculation of Gas-Liquid Critical Point of Multicomponent Petroleum Fluids," Fluid Phase Equil (2006) 241, 186-195.

Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Compositional Modeling by the Combined Discontinuous Galerkin and Mixed Methods," SPE J (2006) 11(1), 19-34.

Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Simple Phase Stability-Testing Algorithm in the Reduction Method," AIChE J (2006) 52(8), 2909-2920.

Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Compositional Modeling of Discrete-Fractured Media Without Transfer Functions by the Discontinuous Galerkin and Mixed Methods," SPE J (2006) 11(3), 341-352.

Haugen, K., and Firoozabadi, A. : "On Measurement of Molecular and Thermal Diffusion Coefficients in Multicomponent Mixtures", J Phys Chem B (2006) 110(35), 17678-17682.

Nasrabadi, H., Ghorayeb, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Two-Phase Multicomponent Diffusion and Convection in Porous Media for Reservoir Initialization," SPE Reservoir Eval Eng (2006) 9(5), 530-542.

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2005

Haugen, K.B., and Firoozabadi, A.: "On Measurement of Thermal Diffusion Coefficients in Multicomponent Mixtures," J Chem Phys (2005) 122, 0145165.

Anklam, M.R., and Firoozabadi, A.: "An Interfacial Energy Mechanism for the Complete Inhibition of Crystal Growth by Inhibitor Adsorption," J Chem Phys (2005) 123, 144708.

Hoteit, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Multicomponent Fluid Flow by Discontinuous Galerkin and Mixed Methods in Unfractured and Fractured Media," Water Resour Res (2005) 41, W11412.

Leahy-Dios, A., Bou-Ali, M., Platten, J.K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Measurements of Molecular and Thermal Diffusion Coefficient in Ternary Mixtures," J Chem Phys (2005) 122, 254502.

Tang, T., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of GOR, Temperature, and Initial Water Saturation on Solution Gas Drive in Heavy Oil Reservoirs," SPE J (2005) 10(1), 34-43.

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2004

Goual, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Experimental Study of the Effect of Petroleum Resins and DBSA Amphiphile on Precipitation from Petroleum Fluids," AIChE J (2004) 50(2), 470-479.

Monteagudo, J.E.P., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Control-volume Method for Numerical Simulation of Two-phase Immiscible Flow in 2D and 3D Discrete-fracture Media," Water Resour Res (2004) 40, W07405.

Anklam, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Driving Force and Composition for Multicomponent Gas Hydrate Nucleation from Supersaturated Aqueous Solutions", J Chem Phys (2004) 121(23), 11867-75.

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2003

Kaschiev, D., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Induction Time in Gas Hydrates," J Cryst Growth (2003) 250, 499-515.

Karimi-Fard, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Numerical Simulation of Water Injection in Fractured Media Using Discrete Fracture Model and the Galerkin Method," SPE Reservoir Eval Eng (2003) 6(2), 117-126.

Tang, T., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Gas and Oil Relative Permeabilities for Solution Gas-Drive in Heavy Oil Reservoirs," SPE Reservoir Eval Eng (2003) 70-80.

Ghorayeb, K., Firoozabadi, A., and Anraku, T.: "Interpretation of the Unusual Fluid Distribution in the Yufutsu Gas-Condensate Field," SPE J (2003) 8(2), 114-123.

Tang, T., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Wettability Alteration to Intermediate Gas-wetting in Porous Media at Elevated Temperatures," Transport Porous Media (2003) 52(2) 185-211.

Pan, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Fast and Robust Algorithm for Compositional Modeling: Part II - Flash Computations," SPE J (2003) 8(4), 380-391.

Kashchiev, D., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Analytical Solutions for 1D Countercurrent Imbibition in Water-Wet Systems," SPE J (2003) 8(4), 401-408.

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2002

Firoozabadi, A. and Pan, H.: "Fast and Robust Algorithm for Compositional Simulation: Part I – Stability Analysis Testing," SPE J (2002) 7(1), 78-89.

Kashchiev, D., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Driving Force for Crystallization of Gas Hydrates," J Cryst Growth (2002) 241, 220-230.

Kashchiev, D., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Nucleation of Gas Hydrates," J Cryst Growth (2002) 243, 476-489.

Goual, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Measurement of Asphaltenes and Resins, and their Dipole Moment in Petroleum Fluids," AIChE J (2002) 48(11), 2646-2266.

Tang, T., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Relative Permeability Modification in Gas-Liquid Systems Through Wettability Alteration to Intermediate Gas-Wetting," SPE Reservoir Eval Eng (2002) 5(6), 427-436.

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2001

Ghorayeb, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Features of Convection and Diffusion in Porous Media for Binary Systems," J Can Petrol Tech (2001) 40(2), 21-28.

Firoozabadi, A.: "Mechanisms of Solution Gas Drive in Heavy Oil Reservoirs," Distinguished Author Paper, J Can Petrol Tech (2001) 40(3), 15-20.

Hamoodi, A., Abed, A.F., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Compositional Modeling of Two-Phase Hydrocarbon Reservoirs," J Can Petrol Tech (2001) 40(4), 49-60.

Nichita, D., Goual, L., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Wax Precipitation in Gas Condensate Systems," SPE 56488, SPE Prod Facil (2001) 16(4), 250-259.

Tang, T., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Effect of Pressure Gradient and Initial Water Saturation on Water Injection in Water-Wet and Mixed-Wet Fractured Porous Media," SPE 59291, SPE Reservoir Eval Eng (2001) 4(6), 516-524.

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2000

Wu, J., Prausnitz, J., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Molecular Thermodynamics of Asphaltene Precipitation in Reservoir Fluids," AIChE J (2000) 46(1), 197-209.

Pan, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Thermodynamic Modeling of Asphaltene Precipitation Inhibition from Crudes," AIChE J (2000 ) 46(2), 416-426.

Pan, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Thermodynamics Micellization Model for Asphaltene Precipitation from Reservoir Crudes at High Pressures and Temperatures," SPE Prod Facil (2000) 15(1), 58-65.

Pooladi-Darvish, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Co-Current and Counter-Current Imbibition in a Water-Wet Matrix Block," SPE J (2000) 5(1), 3-11.

Ghorayeb, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Numerical Study of Natural Convection and Diffusion in Fractured Porous Media," SPE J (2000) 5(1), 12-20.

Li, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Experimental Study of Wettability Alteration to Preferential Gas-Wetting in Porous Media and Its Effects," SPE Reservoir Eval Eng (2000) 3(2), 139-149.

Pooladi-Darvish, M., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Experiments and Modeling of Water Injection in Water-Wet Fractured Porous Media," J Can Petrol Tech (2000) 39(3), 31-42.

Ghorayeb, K., and Firoozabadi A.: "Molecular, Pressure, and Thermal Diffusion in Nonideal Multicomponent Mixtures," AIChE J (2000) 46(5), 883-891.

Firoozabadi, A., Ghorayeb, K., and Shukla, K.: "Theoretical Model of Thermal Diffusion Factors in Multicomponent Mixtures," AIChE J (2000) 46(5), 892-900.

Ghorayeb, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Modeling Multicomponent Diffusions and Convection in Porous Media," SPE J (2000) 5(2), 158-171.

Li, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Phenomenological Modeling of Critical Condensate Saturation and Relative Permeabilities in Gas Condensate Systems," SPE J (2000) 5(2), 138-147.

Firoozabadi, A. and Pan, H.: "Two-Phase Isentropic Compressibility and Two-Phase Sonic Velocity for Multicomponent-Hydrocarbon Mixtures," SPE Reservoir Eval Eng (2000) 3(4), 335-341.

Firoozabadi, A.: "Recovery Mechanisms in Fractured Reservoirs and Field Performance," Distinguished Author Paper, J Can Petrol Tech (2000) 39(11), 13-17.

Chang, E., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Gravitational Potential Variations of the Sun and Moon for the Estimation of Reservoir Compressibility," SPE J (2000) 5(4), pp. 456-465.

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1999

Pooladi-Darvish, M., and Firoozabadi, A: "Solution-Gas Drive in Heavy Oil Reservoirs," J Can Petrol Tech (1999) 38(4), 54-61.

Terez, I., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Water Injection in Water-Wet Fractured Porous Media: Experiments and a New Model with Modified Buckley-Leverett Theory," SPE J (1999) 4(2), 134-141.

Firoozabadi, A. and Aronson, A.: "Visualization and Measurement of Gas Evolution and Flow of Heavy and Light Oils in Porous Media," SPE Reservoir Eval Eng (1999) 2(6), 550-557.

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1998

Pan, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Complex Multiphase Equilibrium Calculations by Direct Minimization of Gibbs Free Energy by Use of Simulated Annealing," SPE Reservoir Eval Eng (1998) 1(1), 36-42.

Riley, M.F., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Compositional Variation in Hydrocarbon Reservoirs with Natural Convection and Diffusion: Two-Component Single-Phase Fluid," AIChE J (1998) 44(2), 452-464.

Pan, H., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Thermodynamic Micellization Model for Asphaltene Aggregation and Precipitation in Petroleum Fluids," SPE Prod Facil (1998) 13(2), 118-127.

Shukla, K., and Firoozabadi, A.: "A New Model of Thermal Diffusion Coefficients in Binary Hydrocarbon Mixtures," Ind Eng Chem Res (1998) 37(8), 3331-3342.

Wu, J., Prausnitz, J.M., and Firoozabadi, A.: " A Molecular-Thermodynamic Framework for Asphaltene-Oil Equilibria" AIChE J (1998) 44(5), 1188-1199.

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1997

Shinta A.A., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Predicting Phase Behavior of Water/Reservoir Crude Systems Using the Association Concept," SPE Reservoir Eng (1997) 12(2), 131-137.

Firoozabadi, A., and Prausnitz, J.M.: "Thermodynamics of Wax Precipitation in Petroleum Mixtures," Reply to the Letter to the Editor, AIChE J (1997) 43(5), 1372-1374.

Dindoruk, B., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Crossflow in Fractured/Layered Media Incorporating Gravity, Viscous, and Phase Behavior Effects," SPE J (1997) 2(2), 120-135.

Firoozabadi, A.: Author's Reply to the Discussion of "Pressure and Volume Evolution in Solution Gas Drive Process," SPE J (1997) 1, 219-229.

Firoozabadi, A., Markeset, T., Dindoruk, B.: "Viscous Crossflow in Fractured Porous Media," J Can Petrol Tech (1997) 36(9), 50-62.

Pan. H., Firoozabadi, A., and Fotland, P.: "Pressure and Composition Effect on Wax Precipitation: Experimental Data and Model Results," SPE Prod Facil (1997) 12(4), 250-256.

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1996

Lira-Galeana, C., Firoozabadi, A. and Prausnitz, J.M.: "Thermodynamics of Wax Precipitation in Petroleum Mixtures," AIChE J (1996) 42(1), 239-248.

Correa, A., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Concept of Gravity Drainage in Layered Porous Media," SPE J (1996) 1(1), 101-111.

Victorov, A., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Thermodynamics of Asphaltene Deposition Using a Micellization Model," AIChE J (1996) 42(6), 1753-1764.

Firoozabadi, A. and Kashchiev, D.: "Pressure and Volume Evolution During Gas Phase Formation in Solution Gas Drive Process," SPE J (1996) 1(3), 219-227.

Firoozabadi, A. Dindoruk, B., and Chang, E.: "Areal and Vertical Composition Variation in Hydrocarbon Reservoirs: Formulation and One-D Binary Results," ENTROPIE (1996) Vol. 189/199, 102-103.

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1995

Tan, C.T., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Theoretical Analysis of Miscible Displacement in Fractured Porous Media - Part I - Theory," J Can Petrol Tech (1995) 34(2), 17-27.

Tan, C.T., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Theoretical Analysis of Miscible Displacement in Fractured Porous Media - Part II - Features," J Can Petrol Tech (1995) 34(2), 28-35.

Firoozabadi, A. and Markeset, T.: "Laboratory Studies in Fractured Porous Media, Part I - Reinfiltration for Gas-Liquid Systems," In Situ (1995) 19(1), 1-21.

Firoozabadi, A., and Markeset, T.: "Laboratory Studies in Fractured Porous Media, Part II - Capillary Crossflow," In Situ (1995) 19(1), 23-39.

Arbabi, S., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Near-Critical Phase Behavior of Reservoir Fluids Using Equations of State," SPE Adv Tech (1995) 3(1), 139-145.

Firoozabadi, A., Thomas, L.K. and Todd, B.J.: "High-Velocity Flow in Porous Media," SPE Reservoir Eng (1995) 10(2), 149-152.

Shinta, A., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Equation of State Representation of Aqueous Mixtures Using an Association Model," Can J Chem Eng (1995) 73, 367-379.

Dindoruk, B., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Computation of Gas-Liquid Drainage in Fractured Porous Media Recognizing Fracture Liquid Flow," J Can Petrol Tech (1995) 34(10), 39-49.

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1994

Firoozabadi, A., Arbabi, S. and Dindoruk, B.: "Near-Critical Phase Behavior of Mixtures Using Equations of State," Can J Chem Eng (1994) 72, 134-141.

Firoozabadi, A. and Ishimoto, K.: "Reinfiltration in Fractured Porous Media - Part 1- One Dimensional Model," SPE Adv Tech (1994) 2(2), 35-44.

Firoozabadi, A., Ishimoto, K. and Dindoruk, B.: "Reinfiltration in Fractured Porous Media - Part 2 - Two Dimensional Model," SPE Adv Tech (1994) 2(2), 45-51.

Firoozabadi, A., Ishimoto and Dindoruk, B.: "Reinfiltration in Fractured Porous Media - Part 2 - Two Dimensional Model," SPE 28516, supplement to SPE 21798, paper available from SPE, Richardson, TX.

Firoozabadi, A., Ottesen, B. and Mikklesen, M.: Reply to Discussion of "Measurement of Supersaturation and Critical Gas Saturation," SPE Formation Eval (June 1994) 159-160.

Firoozabadi, A. and Markeset, T.: "Fracture-Liquid Transmissibility in Fractured Porous Media," SPE Reservoir Eng (1994) 9(3), 201-207.

Dindoruk, B., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Liquid Film Flow in a Fracture between Two Porous Blocks," Phys Fluid (1994) 6(12), 3861-3869.

Lira-Galeana, C., Firoozabadi, A. and Prausnitz, J.M.: "Computation of Compositional Grading in Hydrocarbon Reservoirs," Fluid Phase Equil (1994) 102(2), 143-158.

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1993

Kashchiev, D., and Firoozabadi, A.: "Kinetics of the Initial Stage of Isothermal Gas Formation," J Chem Phys (1993) 98(6), 4690-4699.

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Abbas Firoozabadi
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