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Fluid Sampling and Analysis


Reviews basic properties of hydrocarbon reservoir fluids and formation water. Illustrates phase behavior, PVT properties, and categorization of reservoir fluids. Describes equipment and procedures for laboratory analyses and fluid sampling including surface and subsurface techniques. Presents correlations used to estimate reservoir fluid behavior.

Duration:  4 hours, 20 minutes


  • Reservoir Fluids: Overview
  • Hydrocarbon Phase Behavior
  • Hydrocarbon Gases
  • Hydrocarbon Liquids
  • Two-Phase Systems
  • Formation Water
  • Fluid Sampling: General Considerations
  • Hydrocarbon Sampling
  • Water Sampling
  • Sampling: Transportation and Safety
  • Reservoir Fluid Analysis
  • Reservoir Fluid Correlations
  • Fluid Sampling and Analysis: References and Additional Information

0.43 CEUs offered.

Members : USD 115.00

Non-members : USD 150.00


Fluid Sampling and Analysis
Begin self-paced component package.
Begin self-paced component package. This course will take 260 minutes.
0.43 CEUs credits  |  Certificate available
0.43 CEUs credits  |  Certificate available CEUs offered.