Zoya Heidari
Publications
Journal Publications
2015
2014
2013
2012
Conference Proceedings
2015
2014
2013
2012
Theses and Dissertations
2015
2014
2013
Journal Publications
2015
 
Chen, H., and Heidari, Z. 2015. Quantifying the Directional Connectivity of Rock Constituents and its Impact on Electrical Resistivity of Organic-Rich Source Rocks . Mathematical Geosciences: doi: 10.1007/s11004-015-9595-9.
 
 
Saneifar, M., Aranibar, A., and Heidari, Z. 2015. Rock Classification in the Haynesville Shale Based on Petrophysical and Elastic Properties Estimated from Well Logs . SEG Interpretation 3 (1): SA65-SA75.
 
Saneifar, M., Conte, R., Heidari, Z., and Pope, M. 2015. Integrated Rock Classification in Carbonate Formations Based on Elastic and Petrophysical Properties Estimated from Conventional Well Logs . AAPG Bulletin: doi: 10.1306/02091514167.
 
Saneifar, M., Heidari, Z., and Hill, A.D. 2015. Application of Conventional Well Logs to Characterize Spatial Heterogeneity in Carbonate Formations Required for Prediction of Acid Fracture Conductivity . SPE Production and Operations Journal 30 (1). doi:10.2118/173183-PA.
 
 
 
Cheng, K., Aderibigbe, A., Alfi, M., Heidari, Z, and Killough, J. 2014. Quantifying the Impact of Petrophysical Properties on Spatial Distribution of Contrasting Nanoparticle Agents in the Near Wellbore Region. Petrophysics 55 (5): 447-460..
 
 
Kethireddy, N., Chen, H., and Heidari, Z. 2014. Quantifying the Effect of Kerogen on Electrical Resistivity Measurement in Organic-Rich Source Rocks . Petrophysics 55 (3): 136-146.
 
 
2013
 
 
Heidari, Z., Torres-Verdín, C., and Preeg, W.E. 2013. Improved Estimation of Mineral and Fluid Volumetric Concentrations in Thinly-Bedded Carbonate Formations . Geophysics 78 (4): D261-D269.
 
 
Conference Proceedings
2015
 
Cheng, K., and Heidari, Z. 2015. Pore Connectivity and Permeability Assessment in Complex Carbonate Formations using NMR Log-Inject-Log Method. Presented at the SPE Annual Technology Conference and Exhibition, Houston, Texas, 28-30 September. SPE 175066.
 
Chi, L., and Heidari, Z. 2015. Investigation of Wettability and Fluid Distribution in Organic-Rich Mudrocks using NMR Two-Phase Simulation. Presented at the SPE Annual Technology Conference and Exhibition, Houston, Texas, 28-30 September.
 
Firdaus, G., and Heidari, Z. 2015. Quantifying Electrical Conductivity of Isolated Kerogen from Organic-Rich Mudrocks using Laboratory Experiments. Presented at the SPE Annual Technology Conference and Exhibition, Houston, Texas, 28-30 September. SPE 175078.
 
Saneifar, M., and Heidari, Z. 2015. An investigation on the Impact of Heterogeneity in Carbonate Formations on Fluid Injectivity Loss during Water-Alternating-Gas Injection. Presented at the SPE Annual Technology Conference and Exhibition, Houston, Texas, 28-30 September. SPE 175064.
 
Amin, S., Zing, Z., Wehrner, M., Xu, G., Mulana, I. Cone, R., Heidari, Z., Tice, M., and Laya, J.C. 2015. Integrated Rock Classification in the Eagle Ford Shale Formation using Well Logs and Geological Evaluation. Presented at the AAPG/SEG 2015 International Conference and Exhibition, Melbourne, Australia, 13-16 September.
 
Chen, H., and Heidari, Z.2015 Impact of Water Salinity on High-Frequency Dielectric Measurements in Rock-Fluid Mixtures. Presented at the 56th Annual Logging Symposium Transactions: Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts (SPWLA), Long Beach, California, 18-22 July.
 
Chen Valdes, C., and Heidari, Z. 2015. Impact of Anisotropic Elastic and Petrophysical Properties of Eagle Ford Shale on Stress Prediction. Presented at the 56th Annual Logging Symposium Transactions: Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts (SPWLA), Long Beach, California, 18-22 July.
 
Chi, L., and Heidari, Z. 2015. Impact of Fracture-Pore Diffusional Coupling on NMR-based Permeability Assessment. Presented at the 56th Annual Logging Symposium Transactions: Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts (SPWLA), Long Beach, California, 18-22 July.
 
Saneifar, M., and Heidari, Z. 2015. Multi-Scale Characterization of Pore Structure in Carbonate Formations for Enhanced Assessment of Petrophysical and Compositional Properties. Presented at the 56th Annual Logging Symposium Transactions: Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts (SPWLA), Long Beach, California, 18-22 July.
 
An, Alfi, M., Yan, B., Cheng, K., Heidari, Z., and Killough, J.2015. Modeling of Magnetic Nanoparticle Transport in Shale Reservoirs . Presented at the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Reservoir Simulation Symposium, Houston, Texas, 23-25 February. SPE 173282.
 
2014
 
Aderibigbe, A., Chen Valdes, C., Heidari, Z., Fuss, T., and Stephens, W.T. 2014. Mechanical Damage Characterization in Proppant Packs Using Acoustic Measurements . Presented at the International Petroleum Technology Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 10-12 December. IPTC 18092.
 
Cheng, K., Aderibigbe, A., Heidari, Z., Killough, J., Fuss, T., and Stephens, W.T., 2014. Insitu Detection of Propping Agents in Fractures using Borehole Geophysical Measurements Enhanced by Magnetic Nanoparticles . Presented at the SPE Annual Technology Conference and Exhibition (ATCE), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 27-29 October. SPE 170818.
 
Chi, L., Cheng, K., and Heidari, Z. 2014. Improved Assessment of Pore-Size Distribution in Multiple-Porosity Rocks using Super-Paramagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles and NMR Measurement . Presented at the SPE Annual Technology Conference and Exhibition (ATCE), 27-29 October. SPE 170792.
 
Chen, H. and Heidari, Z. 2014. Assessment of Hydrocarbon Saturation in Organic-Shale Formations using Combined Interpretation of Dielectric and Electrical Resistivity Measurements . Presented at the SPE Annual Technology Conference and Exhibition (ATCE), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 27-29 October. SPE 170973.
 
Elliott, M., Everett, M., and Heidari, Z. Modeling the Effects of Anomalous Electromagnetic Diffusion on Induction Logs: The Next Step in Mapping Natural Fracture Corridors . Presented at the SPE Annual Technology Conference and Exhibition (ATCE), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 27-29 October. SPE 170950.
 
Chen Valdes, C. and Heidari, Z. 2014. Experimental Assessment of Elastic Properties and Minimum Horizontal Stress in Transversely Isotropic Organic-Rich Source Rocks . Presented at the Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Denver, Colorado, 25-27 August. URTeC 1922664.
 
Aranibar, A., Chen Valdes, C., and Heidari, Z. 2014. Well-Log-Based Assessment of Elastic Properties in Organic-Shale Formations . Presented at the Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Denver, Colorado, 25-27 August. URTeC 1922955.
 
Chi, L., Elliot, M., Heidari, Z., and Everett, M. 2014. Assessment of Micro-Fracture Density in Multiple-Porosity Systems using Combined Interpretation of NMR and Induction Logs . Presented at the Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Denver, Colorado, 25-27 August. URTeC 1922804.
 
Chen, H. and Heidari, Z. 2014. Pore-Scale Evaluation of Dielectric Measurements in Formations with Complex Pore and Grain Structures . Presented at the 55th Annual Logging Symposium Transactions: Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts (SPWLA), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 18-22 May.
 
Chi, L. and Heidari, Z. 2014. Directional Permeability Assessment in Formations with Complex Pore Geometry Using a New NMR-Based Permeability Model . Presented at the 55th Annual Logging Symposium Transactions: Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts (SPWLA), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 18-22 May.
 
Saneifar, M., Conte, R., Chen Valdes, C., Heidari, Z., and Pope, M. 2014. Integrated Rock Classification in Carbonate Formations Based on Elastic and Petrophysical Properties Estimated from Conventional Well Logs . Presented at the 55th Annual Logging Symposium Transactions: Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts (SPWLA), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 18-22 May.
 
Chen, H., Firdaus, G., and Heidari, Z. 2014. Impact of Anisotropic Nature of Organic-Rich Source Rocks on Electrical Resistivity Measurements. Presented at the 55th Annual Logging Symposium Transactions: Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts (SPWLA), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 18-22 May.
 
Cheng, K., Aderibigbe, A., and Heidari, Z. 2014. Quantifying the Impact of Petrophysical Properties on Spatial Distribution of Contrasting Nanoparticle Agents . Presented at the 55th Annual Logging Symposium Transactions: Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts (SPWLA), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 18-22 May.
 
Chi, L. and Heidari, Z. 2014. Quantifying the Impact of Natural Fractures and Pore Structure on NMR Measurements in Multiple-Porosity Systems . Presented at the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) International Petroleum Technology Conference, Doha, Qatar, 20-22 January. IPTC 17688.
 
 
2013
 
Saneifar, M., Aranibar, A., and Heidari, Z. 2013. Rock Classification in the Haynesville Shale‐Gas Formation Based on Petrophysical and Elastic Rock Properties Estimated from Well Logs . Presented at the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Annual International Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, 30 September-2 October. SPE 166328.
 
Elliott, M., Everett, M., and Heidari, Z. 2013. Forward Modeling of Induction Log Responses for Natural and Hydraulic Fractures. Presented at the 12th Scientific Assembly of International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy (IAGA), Merida Yucatan, Mexico, 26-31 August.
 
Chen, H., Kethireddy, N., and Heidari, Z. 2013. I mpact of Spatial Distribution of Kerogen Network on Electrical Resistivity of Organic-Rich Source Rocks. Presented at the Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Denver, Colorado, 12-14 August. URTeC 1619806.
 
Aranibar, A., Saneifar, M., and Heidari, Z. 2013. Petrophysical Rock Typing in Organic-Rich Source Rocks Using Well Logs . Presented at the Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Denver, Colorado, 12-14 August. URTeC 1619574.
 
Kethireddy, N., Heidari, Z., and Chen, H. 2013. Quantifying the Effect of Kerogen on Electrical Resistivity Measurements in Organic-Rich Source Rocks . Presented at the 54th Annual Logging Symposium Transactions, Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts, New Orleans, Louisiana, 22-26 June.
 
Saneifar, M., and Heidari, Z. 2013. Permeability Assessment in Carbonate Formations Using Conventional Well Logs Required for Prediction of Acid Fracture Conductivity . Presented at the 54th Annual Logging Symposium Transactions, Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts, New Orleans, Louisiana, 22-26 June.
 
 
2012
 
Heidari, Z. 2012. Improved Detection of Bed Boundaries for Petrophysical Evaluations with Well Logs: Applications to Carbonate and Organic-Shale Formations . Presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE), San Antonio, Texas, 8-10 October. SPE 159197.        
 
Xu, C., Heidari, Z., and Torres-Verdin, C. 2012. Rock Classification in Carbonate Reservoirs Based on Static and Dynamic Petrophysical Properties Estimated from Conventional Well Logs . Presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE), San Antonio, Texas, 8-10 October. SPE 159991.
 
Popielski, A. C., Heidari, Z., Torres-Verdin, C. 2012. Rock Classification from Conventional Well Logs in Hydrocarbon-Bearing Shale . Presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE), San Antonio, Texas, 8-10 October. SPE 159255.
Supervised Theses and Dissertations
2015
 
Chi, L. 2015. Interpretation of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Measurements in Formations with Complex Pore Structure. Ph.D. Dissertation, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas (August 2015).
 
Firdaus, G.  Laboratory Measurements of Electrical Conductivity of Kerogen in Organic-rich Source Rocks. M.Sc. thesis, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas (August 2015).
 
Saneifar, M. 2015. Application of Conventional Well Logs for Rock Classification to Enhance Characterization of Heterogeneity in Carbonate Formations. Ph.D. Dissertation, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas (May 2015).
 
 
2014
 
Aranibar, A. 2014. Rock Classification in Organic-Shale Formations Based on Petrophysical and Elastic Rock Properties Estimated from Well Logs. M.Sc. thesis, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas (December 2014).
 
 
2013
 
Kethireddy, N. 2013. Quantifying the Effect of Kerogen on Electrical Resistivity Measurements in Organic-Rich Source Rocks. M.Sc. Thesis, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas (December 2013).
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