University of Southern California Center for Interactive Smart Oilfield Technologies The USC Andrew and Erna Viterbi School of Engineering
Publications in 2009

A Mutual Information-Based Metric for Identification of Nonlinear Injector Producer Relationships in Waterfloods
SPE-121395-PP A.Khodaei, Hyokyeong Lee, F.Banaei-Kashani, C.Shahabi and I. Ershaghi, University of Southern California 2009 SPE Western Regional Meeting held in San Jose, California, USA, 24–26 March 2009

A Novel Method for Mapping Fractures and High Permeability Channels in Waterfloods Using Injection and Production Rates
SPE 121353-PP Kun-Han Lee, SPE, Antonio Ortega, Amir Mohammad Nejad, SPE, Nelia Jafroodi, SPE, Iraj Ershaghi, SPE, University of Southern California 2009 SPE Western Regional Meeting held in San Jose, California, USA, 24–26 March 2009

A New Method for Continual Forecasting of Interwell Connectivity in Waterfloods Using an Extended Kalman Filter
SPE 121393 Daoyuan Zhai, Jerry M. Mendel, Feilong Liu, University of Southern California 2009 SPE Western Regional Meeting held in San Jose, California, USA, 24–26 March 2009

Forecasting the Post-Fracturing Response of Oil Wells in a Tight Reservoir
SPE 121394 Jhiin Joo, Student Member, SPE; Dongrui Wu, Student Member, SPE; Jerry M. Mendel; and Alejandro Bugacov, University of Southern California, (Angela Madding, Chevron, SPE) 2009 SPE Western Regional Meeting held in San Jose, California, USA, 24–26 March 2009

Parallelizing Rule Based Inferencing for Materialized OWL Knowledge Bases
Ramakrishna Soma and Viktor K. Prasanna, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 IEEE Trans. on Parallel and Distributed Systems

Wavelets for Efficient Plot Query Processing
Mehrdad Jahangiri, Cyrus Shahabi, Houtan Shirani-Mehr IEEE Transactions On Knowledge And Data Engineering

High-Order Stencil Computations on Multicore Clusters
Liu Peng, Richard Seymour, Ken-ichi Nomura, Rajiv K. Kalia, Aiichiro Nakano, Priya Vashishta
IPDPS 2009/ IEEE. Rome, Italy, May 25-29 2009 

A Metascalable Computing Framework for Large Spatiotemporal-Scale Atomistic Simulations
Ken-ichi Nomura, Richard Seymour, Weiqiang Wang, Hikmet Dursun, Rajiv K. Kalia, Aiichiro Nakano, Priya Vashishta
IPDPS 2009/ IEEE. Rome, Italy, May 25-29 2009

In-Core Optimization of High-Order Stencil Computations
H. Dursun, K. Nomura, W. Wang, M. Kunaseth, L. Peng, R. Seymour, R. K. Kalia, A. Nakano, and P. Vashishta
PDPTA 2009

A Multilevel Parallelization Framework for High-Order Stencil Computations
H. Dursun, K. Nomura, W. Wang, M. Kunaseth, L. Peng, R. Seymour, R. K. Kalia, A. Nakano, and P. Vashishta
EuroPar 2009

APPLICATION PROFILING ON CELL-BASED CLUSTERS
KEVIN J. BARKER,DARREN J. KERBYSON,SCOTT PAKIN, HIKMET DURSUN
PPL 2009

Robust Pose Estimation in Untextured Environments for Augmented Reality Applications
Lu Wang, Jonathan Mooser, Ulrich Neumann
ISMAR 2009, Oct. 13-19 2009 - Orlando, FL 

A Dynamic Programming Approach to Maximizing Tracks for Structure from Motion
Jonathan Mooser, Suya You, Ulrich Neumann, Raphael Grasset, Mark, Billinghurst

A Robust Approach for Automatic Registration of Aerial Images with Untextured Aerial LiDAR Data
Lu Wang and Ulrich Neumann
CVPR 2009

Reservoir Model Information System: REMIS
Sang Yun Lee, Kwang-Wu Leea, Taehyun Rhee, Ulrich Neumann
Visualization and Data Analysis 2009, edited by Katy Borner, Jinah Park, Proc. of SPIE-IS&T Electronic Imaging, SPIE Vol. 7243, 72430L   

Tones for Real: Managing Multipath in Underwater Acoustic Wakeup
Affan A. Syed,John Heidemann, Wei Ye
ACM Sensys/ Nov.4 2009 Berkley, CA

New Method for Reservoir Characterization and Optimization Using CRM-EnOpt Approach
Nelia Jafroodi, Dongxiao Zhanga
Journal of Petroleum and Science Engineering

SWATS: Wireless Sensor Networks for Steamflood and Waterflood Pipeline Monitoring
SunHee Yoon, Wei Ye, John Heidemann, Brian Littlefield, and Cyrus Shahabi
IEEE Network International

Hybrid Constrained Nonlinear Optimization to Infer Injector-Producer Relationship in Oil Fields
Hyokyeong Lee, Ke-Thia Yao, Olu Ogbonnaya Okpani, Iraj Ershaghi, Aiichiro Nakano
Journal of Computaional Science

A Method for Estimating Reservoir Characteristics Between Injectors-Producers in Mature Waterfloods Using Only Injection and Production Rates
Kun-Han Lee, SPE, Antonio Ortega, Amir Mohammad Nejad, SPE, Nelia Jafroodi, SPE, Iraj Ershaghi, SPE, University of Southern California
Journal: SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Enginering

Wide-Baseline Image Matching Using Line Signatures
Lu Wang, Ulrich Neumann and Suya You, Computer Science Department, University of Southern California
ICCV 2009