Natural Gas Engineering (NGEN)
NGEN 5303 Advncd Topics in Nat Gas Engin 1-3 SCH (1-3-0)
One or more advanced topics. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 semester hours when topic changes.
NGEN 5305 Graduate Research Project 3 SCH (3)
Designed for project option students and requires completion of research project. Prerequisite: departmental approval. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 semester hours.
NGEN 5306 Thesis 3 SCH (3)
Designed for thesis option students. The course requires completion of thesis research. Prerequisite: departmental approval. May be repeated for maximum of 6 semester hours.
NGEN 5309 Separation Process 3 SCH (3-0)
NGEN 5310 Petroleum Property Eval 3 SCH (3-0)
The application of theoretical and practical principles for the evaluation of oil and gas properties and the qualification of risk and uncertainty in petroleum exploration through decision analysis.
NGEN 5311 Two Phase Flow 3 SCH (3-0)
The simultaneous flow of gases and liquid through vertical and horizontal conduits and through porous media. Special emphasis is placed on the applications encountered in the natural gas industry.
NGEN 5312 Pressure Transient Analysis 3 SCH (3-0)
Methods of analysis of pressure transient data obtained from well testing for the purpose of determining in situ reservoir characteristics and conditions.
NGEN 5313 Cryogenic Engineering 3 SCH (3-0)
The theory and design of equipment for the production and handling of liquified natural gas and other cryogenic materials.
NGEN 5314 Optimization of Chem Proc 3 SCH (3-0)
NGEN 5325 Nat Gas Prod and Distribution 3 SCH (3-0)
Theory, design and methods of gas well testing and production. Distribution topics include pipeline and compressor design and flow measurement. Prerequisite: NGEN 4375.
NGEN 5327 Nat Gas Drilling Engineering 3 SCH (3-0)
Drilling equipment and methods, drilling fluids, completion of wells including casing and cementing design. Prerequisite: NGEN 3393.
NGEN 5336 Rheology 3 SCH (3-0)
NGEN 5360 Advanced Nat Gas Processes 3 SCH (3-0)
NGEN 5361 Adv Process Dynamics and Contr 3 SCH (3-0)
NGEN 5363 Advanced Reservoir Engineering 3 SCH (3-0)
Phase relations of hydrocarbon systems, material balance methods, flow in reservoirs and displacement of gas. The application of computers to reservoir engineering.
NGEN 5387 Quantitative Well Log Analysis 3 SCH (3-0)
Theory of special well-logging techniques and applications.
NGEN 5401 Advanced Probs in Nat Gas Engi 1-4 SCH (1-4)
Individual or group research on advanced problems conducted under the supervision of a faculty member. Maximum credit of 8 semester hours.