Poster Presentations

The APPEA 2018 conference technical program incorporates an extensive poster series based on accepted papers. The posters are categorised in the disciplines of Geoscience, Engineering and Business.  Extended abstracts or full papers of these posters will be included in the online conference journal available after the Conference.

Click here to download the full program brochure – including the poster presentations

The poster series will be on display in the exhibition:

  • Tuesday 15 & Wednesday 16 May, 8.00am – 6.00pm
  • Thursday 17 May, 8:00am to 3:00pm

Delegates will have the opportunity to attend the ‘Meet the Authors’ event in the poster presentation area on Tuesday 15 May from 3.15pm – 6.00pm to discuss the posters with the authors.

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Poster Presentation Title Authors
G01 Petroleum source rocks of Western Australia KA Ghori (Department of Mines, Industry Regulations and Safety)
G02 Drilling data analysis of deep coal seams of the Cooper Basin A Salmachi*, E Dunlop* and M Rajabi (University of Adelaide)
G03 Numerical investigation of dynamic and static properties of reservoir rocks M Abdolghafurian, B Joodi, S Iglauer and M Sarmadivaleh (Curtin University)
G04 Using autonomous underwater gliders for geochemical exploration surveys L Russell-Cargill, B Craddock, R Dinsdale*, J Doran, B Hunt and B Hollings (Blue Ocean Monitoring)
G05 Determining paleo-structural environments through natural fracture and calcite twin analyses: a case study in the Otway Basin, Australia H Burgin, K Amrouch, M Rajabi, D Kulikowski and S Holford (University of Adelaide)
G06 Composition changes of hydrocarbons during secondary petroleum migration S Borazjani, D Kulikowski, K Amrouch, and P Bedrikovestsky* (University of Adelaide)
G07 The permeability structure of fault zones in sedimentary basins: a case study at the Castle Cove Fault, Otway Basin N Debenham, (University of Adelaide), N Farrell (University of Aberdeen), S Holford, R King (University of Adelaide) and D Healy (University of Aberdeen)
G08 Effects of near surface lithology on velocity modelling and time-depth relationships in the Cooper-Eromanga-Lake Eyre Basin A Manka (University of Adelaide), G Buick, R Menpes, L Gardiner (Beach Energy), Cameron Jones and K Amrouch (University of Adelaide)
G09 An outcrop analogue for deepwater salt withdrawal mini basins: lateral and vertical variations in basin-fill B Fernandes, K Amos (University of Adelaide), T Payenberg and S Lang (Chevron Australia)
G10 Mapping geology beneath volcanics using magnetic data I Kivior, S Markham, L Mellon (Archimedes Consulting) and D Boyd (University of Adelaide)
G11 Full waveform inversion: early start of model building process to resolve the complex near surface model in the Exmouth basin, North West Shelf Australia L Zhang*, H Trihutomo, Y Gong (Schlumerger Australia), B J Lim* (WesternGeco) and A Karvelas (Schlumberger Australia)
G11 Full waveform inversion: early start of model building process to resolve the complex near surface model in the Exmouth basin, North West Shelf Australia L Zhang*, H Trihutomo, Y Gong (Schlumerger Australia), B J Lim* (WesternGeco) and A Karvelas (Schlumberger Australia)



Poster Presentation Title  Authors
E01 Impact of injected water salinity on CO2 storage efficiency in homogenous reservoirs E Al-Khdheeawi, S Vialle, A Barifcani, M Sarmadivaleh and S Iglauer (Curtin University)
E03 Laboratory measurement of Biot’s constant and pore pressure influence on poroelastic rock behaviour H Salemi, S Iglauer, A Rezagholilou and M Sarmadivaleh (Curtin University)
E04 Impact of clay type and water composition on low salinity water injection – visualisation approach T Amirian and M Haghighi (University of Adelaide)
E05 Streamlining ‘environment in design’ decision making – from concept to operations in major development projects J Barrow (Jacobs Australia)
E06 Why are decisions for oil and gas projects not always made the way they ‘should’ be? D Newman, S Begg and M Welsh (University of Adelaide)
E07 How to monitor your safety instrumented system performance A Yam (Yokogawa Australia)
E08 Esso Pipeline Replacement project D Bapat* and D Standfield* (ExxonMobil Australia)
E08 Esso Pipeline Replacement project D Bapat* and D Standfield* (ExxonMobil Australia)
E09 An experimental investigation into surface roughness of a hydraulic fracture A Movassagh, M Haghighi (University of Adelaide), D Kasperczyk (CSIRO), M Sayyafzadeh (University of Adelaide) and X Zhang (CSIRO)
E10 Well productivity enhancement applying nano-fluids for wettability alteration S Naik, G Malgaresi, Z You and P Bedrikovetski (University of Adelaide)
E11 Psyllium husk performance in drilling fluid at elevated temperature and pressure conditions S Ly, X Yu, X Zhang and A Salmachi (University of Adelaide)
E12 Effect of casing eccentricity on the cement sheath integrity E Arjomand and T Bennett (University of Adelaide)
E13 Injectivity formation damage due to fines migration L Boechat Chequer (University of Adelaide), M Bagheri (Santos), A Zeinijahromi and P Bedrikovetsky (University of Adelaide)
E14 Low-salinity waterflooding in non-polar oil A Al-Sarihi, A Zeinijahromi and P Bedrikovetski* (University of Adelaide)
E15 Coreflood planning criteria for relative permeability computation by Welge-JBN method A Al-Sarihi, Z You (University of Adelaide), A Behr, L Genolet, P Kowollik (Wintershall Holding GmbH),  A Zeinijahromi and P Bedrikovetski* (University of Adelaide)
E16 Study of phase behaviour and ionic effect of green surfactants in microbial enhanced oil recovery (MEOR) B Haq (King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals), J Liu (University of Western Australia) and K Liu (China University of Petroleum—East China) and D Al Shehri (King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals)
E17 The insensitivity of thermal diffusivity of natural sediments to saturation A Ezdini, J Griffith, N Lange, S Tehrani (Curtin University), H Roshan (University of New South Wales) and M Sarmadivaleh (Curtin University)



Poster Presentation Title Authors
B01 Review and proposed extension of the APPEA Method for estimating levels of financial assurance D Horn, K Downey (GHD) and A Taylor (APPEA)
B02 The future of OHS inspections using intrinsically safe mobile technology N Shibi and K Ahlgren (Techs4biz)
B03 Working together to reduce land transport safety risk in the CSG sector – can we ever do enough? M Zaunbrecher*, J King* and B Yeong* (Arrow Energy)
B04 Using risk connectivity and contagion to add value – how analytics are revolutionising the approach to risk C Cobarg-Sugars (KPMG)
B05 Resolving double taxation in a global environment – when might it impact deal value? Consideration of the availability of mutual assistance procedure and/or arbitration S Blakelock and G Hempenstall (KPMG)
B06 Cost recovery: when reducing costs for an asset can increase costs for an operator R Ludwig (KPMG)
B07 The smart money: driving shareholder value through better capital allocation S Reid and F Decker (Deloitte)
B08 Empowering Australia in the Global Oil and Gas Standardisation Initiative M Taylor (NERA), J Fallon*, T Fletcher (Woodside Energy) and A Woodhams (TAM Consultants) Presenter only: M Weustink
B09 A comprehensive approach to safe and successful asset operatorship transition S Heinemann and N Clegg* (Upstream Production Solutions)





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