Poster Presentations

The APPEA 2020 program incorporates an extensive poster series based on accepted papers. Extended abstracts or full papers of these posters will be included in the online conference journal.

The posters are categorised in the disciplines of:

  • Geoscience
  • Engineering
  • Business

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Characterisation of Surat Basin Walloon interburden, and overlying Springbok Sandstone: A focus on methane adsorption isotherms, permeability and gas content.
S Raza, J Pearce, P Shukla, P Hayes and V Sedaghat (University of Queensland)

The Lesueur Formation storage complex in South Western Australia: Safe, secure long-term storage of CO2
D van Gent (DMIRS), S Sharma (Carbon Projects), A Hortle and L Stalker (CSIRO Energy)

An interim structural elements map for the central North West Shelf
C Elders (Curtin University), C Nicholson and S Abbott (Geoscience Australia)

The prospectivity of the Late Triassic intervals in the outboard Exmouth Plateau, Western Australia
T Paten (PGS Australia)

Multi-isotope studies investigating recharge and inter-aquifer connectivity in coal seam gas areas (QLD, NSW) and shale gas areas (NT)
A Suckow, A Deslandes, C Gerber, S Lamontagne, D Mallants, A Taylor, C Wilske (CSIRO), S Smith (Stantec), M Raiber (CSIRO), K Meredith (ANSTO), PK Rachakonda, A Larcher, P Wilkes (CSIRO), H Prommer, A Siade (The University of Western Australia) and D Barrett (CSIRO)

Is there any room for gravity in petroleum exploration? Let’s open the door
S Shevchenko (Curtin University)

Elastic wave in the porous media saturated with non-wetting fluid
X Li, R Rezaee (Curtin University), T Muller (Centro de Investigaci on Cient ca y de Educaci on Superior de Ensenada) and M Sarmadivaleh (Curtin University)


Conformance control for production optimization using polymer nano-composite hydrogels
R Rudd, A Saeedi (Curtin University) and C Wood (CSIRO)

PCP tubing drain valves — operator savings illustration
P Smith (Baker Hughes)

The effect of gravity on the shape and direction of vertical hydraulic fractures
S Salimzadeh (CSIRO)

A novel approach of using nanoparticles in the proppant pack to fixate coal fines
FUR Awan, A Keshavarz and S Iglauer (Edith Cowan University)

Application of machine learning methods to assess progressive cavity pumps (PCP) performance in coal seam gas (CSG) wells
F Saghir, M Perdomo (The University of Adelaide) and P Behrenbruch (Bear and Brook Consulting)

A comparison of fractal methods for evaluation of hydraulic fracturing surface roughness
A Movassagh, X Zhang (CSIRO), M Haghighi (The University of Adelaide) and E Arjomand (CSIRO)

Performance evaluation of synthetic and natural polymers in energised foam-based fracturing fluids in the Cooper Basin, South Australia
T Tran (The University of Adelaide)

Hydrate risk management at end of field life: Opportunities to maximise recovery
S Morrissy, A Mortimer, and N Preben (Wood)

Deep net simulator (DNS): A new insight into conventional gas reservoir simulation
S Ghassemzadeh, M Perdomo and M Haghighi (The University of Adelaide)

Wettability measurements of two sandstones: An experimental investigation before and after CO2 flooding
C Fauziah, E Al-Khdheeawi, A Barifcani (Curtin University) and S Iglauer (Edith Cowan University)

Real time integrity monitoring for oil and gas assets
M Putrino (Xodus Group)

An application and subsequent benefits of digitalisation to pipeline engineering using a 3D pipe-in-pipe bulkhead design project case study
N Lim and L Lim (TechnipFMC)

Improving CO2 storage and oil recovery by injecting alcohol-treated CO2
S Hassan and F Le-hussain (UNSW, Sydney)

Software for quantitative prediction of hydrate blockage formation in gas condensate systems
J Holbeach and DV Penmetsa* (Wood)

Impact of downward release on the risk contours in hydrocarbon process plants
F Askari, C Crowley (SNC-Lavalin Inc) and H Kord (Advisian)

The role of supercritical CO2 in gas well health issue — liquid loading
B Haq (King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals), F Shehiwin (Saudi Aramco), D Al Shehri (King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals), J Liu (The University of Western Australia), E Mohammad, J Al Hamad, A Al-Ramadhan, A Iddris and A Barri (King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals)

Collaboration solves long standing corrosion problem
M Brameld (Woodside), S Thomas and G Malab (Monash University)


SIFP – A structured program designed to prevent serious injuries and fatalities in the workplace
G Robinson (TechnipFMC)

Verifying the extent of plumes from produced formation water: a Wheatstone case study
T Robertson*, P Young (AECOM Australia), A Driscoll (DHI Water and Environment), J Antenucci* T Elsdon and P de Lestang (Chevron Australia)

Turning the tide: The transformation of the North Sea
A del Maestro and C Stevens (PricewaterhouseCoopers)

Protecting past, present and progress: The reality of coexistence with National and World Heritage properties
D Thomas (Woodside)

The CarbonNet Project — a case study of the use of marine assessments and advisory panels for stakeholder
V Mendes Da Costa (Victoria Department of Economic Development Jobs Transport and Resources)

The impact of oil and gas infrastructure in marine ecosystems: informing decommissioning decisions

D McLean (Australian Institute of Marine Science), T Bond, J Partridge (University of Western Australia) S Rouse (Scottish Association for Marine Science) and M Love (University of California Santa Barbara Marine Science Institute)

Strategies for obtaining ecological data to enhance decommissioning assessments
S van Elden, T Tothill and J Meeuwig (The University of Western Australia)


The poster listing is correct at time of publication, and subject to change

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