Dr Sara Borazjani

Sara Borazjani
Post Doctoral Fellow
Australian School of Petroleum
Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

I graduated from the University of Adelaide with a PhD in Petroleum Engineering in February 2016. I have since worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the university’s Australian School of Petroleum.
My research interests include mathematical modelling of multi-phase, multi-component flow in porous media, enhanced oil recovery methods and fines-assisted water flooding for improved oil production

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Dr Sara Borazjani

I graduated from the University of Adelaide with a PhD in Petroleum Engineering in February 2016. I have since worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the university’s Australian School of Petroleum.
My research interests include mathematical modelling of multi-phase, multi-component flow in porous media, enhanced oil recovery methods and fines-assisted water flooding for improved oil production

Mathematical Modeling of Two-Phase Multi-component flow  in petroleum reservoir 

--Low salinity water flooding

--Polymer flooding

--Secondary migration of hydrocarbons

 

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2016 postdoctoral fellow The university of Adelaide

Awards and Achievements

Date Type Title Institution Name Amount
2017 Award The University Doctoral Research Medals The university of Adelaide
2017 Fellowship The University of Adelaide Research fellowship The University of Adelaide
2016 Award Dean's Commendations award for Doctoral Thesis Excellence The university of Adelaide
2012 - 2016 Scholarship Adelaide Scholarships International The University of Adelaide

Language Competencies

Language Competency
English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
Persian Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
The University of Adelaide Australia PhD

Journals

Year Citation
2017 Borazjani, S., Behr, A., Genolet, L., Van Der Net, A. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2017). Effects of Fines Migration on Low-Salinity Waterflooding: Analytical Modelling. Transport in Porous Media, 116, 1, 213-249.
10.1007/s11242-016-0771-2
2017 Borazjani, S. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2017). Exact solutions for two-phase colloidal-suspension transport in porous media. Applied Mathematical Modelling, 44, 296-320.
10.1016/j.apm.2016.12.023
2016 Borazjani, S., Bedrikovetsky, P. & Farajzadeh, R. (2016). Analytical solutions of oil displacement by a polymer slug with varying salinity. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 140, 28-40.
10.1016/j.petrol.2016.01.001
2016 Borazjani, S., Roberts, A. J. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2016). Splitting in systems of PDEs for two-phase multicomponent flow in porous media. Applied Mathematics Letters, 53, 25-32.
10.1016/j.aml.2015.09.014
2014 Borazjani, S., Bedrikovetski, P. & Farajzadeh, R. (2014). Exact solution for non-self-similar wave-interaction problem during two-phase four-component flow in porous media. Abstract and Applied Analysis, 2014, 731567-1-731567-13.
10.1155/2014/731567
2012 Bedrikovetski, P., Vaz, A., Machado, F., Zeinijahromi, A. & Borazjani, S. (2012). Skin due to fines mobilization, migration, and straining during steady-state oil production. Petroleum Science and Technology, 30, 15, 1539-1547.
10.1080/10916466.2011.653702
2012 Zeinijahromi, A., Vaz, A., Bedrikovetski, P. & Borazjani, S. (2012). Effects of fines migration on well productivity during steady state production. Journal of Porous Media, 15, 7, 665-679.
10.1615/JPorMedia.v15.i7.50

Conference Papers

Year Citation
2017 Borazjani, S., Behr, A., Genolet, L., Kowollik, P., You, Z. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2017). Low-Salinity Fines-Assisted Waterflooding: Multiscale Analytical and Numerical Modelling. PE Reservoir Characterisation and Simulation Conference and Exhibition. Abudahbi.
2016 Borazjani, S., Behr, A., Genolet, L., Van Der Net, A., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2016). Analytical modelling of low-salinity waterflooding with fines migration.
2014 Zeinijahromi, A., Borazjani, S., Bedrikovetsky, P. & Rodrigues, T. (2014). Low salinity fines-assisted water-flood: Analytical modelling and reservoir simulation.
2011 Bedrikovetski, P., Vaz, A., Machado, F., Zeinijahromi, A. & Borazjani, S. (2011). Productivity impairment due to fines migration: steady state production regime. Brazil Offshore Conference. Macae, Rio de Janeiro.
10.2118/143744-MS
2011 Bedrikovetski, P., Vaz, A., Machado, F., Zeinijahromi, A. & Borazjani, S. (2011). Well productivity decline due to fines migration and production: (Analytical model for the regime of strained particles accumulation). European Formation Damage Conference. Noordwijk.
10.2118/144208-MS

2017-2018 -The University of Adelaide research fellowship 

Position
Post Doctoral Fellow
Phone
83133080
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Santos Petroleum Engineering Building
Room Number
2 07a
Org Unit
Australian School of Petroleum

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