PASI SEMINAR ON NUMERICAL METHODS IN BIOENGINEERING
(NSF PASI Program)
Workshop funded by the National Science Foundation for researchers to discuss about the state-of-the-art training in numerical methods, constitutive modeling and their applications to bioengineering. Providing essential focus to researchers’ careers coupled with a better perspective to enable innovative research with high scientific value.
Lecturers from: Colorado School of Mines, CIMNE Latin American Classrooms in universities in Argentina (UNER, UN de Salta), Perú (UPCP), Venezuela (Univ. Central de Venezuela)
WEATHERFORD INTERNATIONAL LTD.
On-going Projects: 01/10/2014 - 31/12/2015
1D transient solver for drill strings and wellbores, including cuttings transport.
- Drillbit mechanics - study of the behavior of the drilling bit. Bit-rock interaction.
- Cuttings transport - study on downhole extraction of material-Fluid mixtures (using PFEM).
- Cuttings transport - study on downhole extraction of material-Fluid mixtures (using Kratos CFD).
- BHA (Bottom Hole Assembly) dynamics/vibration without surrounding fluid.
OFFICE FOR NAVAL RESEARCH01/07/2012 - 30/06/2015
WAM-V: Advanced numerical simulation and performance evaluation of wave adaptive modular vessels (WAM-V) in spray generating conditions.
01/02/2008 - 30/07/2009
CENTRAL AMERICA PROBABILISTIC RISK ASSESSMENT: NICARAGUA AND COSTA RICA
01/12/2008 - 30/06/2010
CENTRAL AMERICA PROBABILISTIC RISK ASSESSMENT FOR BELIZE, EL SALVADOR AND GUATEMALA
01/03/2009 - 30/09/2010
CENTRAL AMERICA PROBABILISTIC RISK ASSESSMENT FOR HONDURAS