In this important new book, Mohan Kelkar, a respected author and professor, presents the quintessential guide for gas engineers, emphasizing the practical aspects of natural gas production. Readers will learn to: incorporate cutting-edge research in estimating reserves, evaluating the performance of fractured wells, processing gas, and material balance analysis; evaluate future performance of gas reservoirs; improve the performance of gas wells; and, more.
Mohan Kelkar received a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering and an M.S. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh. He joined the University of Tulsa in 1983 and is currently Williams Endowed Chair Professor and Chairman of the Petroleum Engineering Department. During his tenure, he has published more than 50 refereed papers and has made more than 100 presentations at various technical meetings and forums. In addition, he co-authored a book titled Applied Geostatistics for Reservoir Characterization, published in 2002. He has taught the Gas Production Engineering course to more than 1,000 industry professionals over the last 13 years. Mohan Kelkar is a Williams Endowed Chair Professor and Chairman of the Petroleum Engineering Department at the University of Tulsa.