LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

P.Singh, K.Smith and B.N. Rao "An Advanced Placement Approach for Chemical Sand and Fines Control Using Zeta Potential Altering Chemistry" presented at the 2014 Offshore Technology Conference Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 25 - 28 March.

B.N. Rao, A.M. Amin, R.V.Petegem, and J.Broussard "On the Hydraulics of Reverse Flow Path Gravel Pack Operations" , SPE 151803, to be presented at SPE International Symposium and Exhibition on Formation Damage Control, Lafayette, Louisiana, February 15 - 17, 2012.

B.N. Rao and A.M. Amin "A Flow Simulator for the Design of Extreme Length Gravel Packs Utilizing Alternate Path Technology", SPE 128068, presented at SPE International Symposium and Exhibition on Formation Damage Control, Lafayette, Louisiana, February 10 - 12, 2010.

B. N. Rao (contributing author): Standrad Handbook of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering, Second Edition, Edited by W.C. Lyons and G.S. Plisga, Gulf Professional Publishing, October 2004.

B. N. Rao: "Friction Factors for Turbulent Flow of Non-Newtonian Fluids in Coiled Tubing", SPE 74847, presented at the SPE/ICoTA Coiled Tubing Conference and Exhibition, Houston, April 9-10, 2002.

B. N. Rao "Fluid Drag on Tool", Technical Note
http://ctes.nov.com/Documentation/technotes.html, November 1999.

B. N. Rao "Coiled Tubing Hydraulics Modeling", Technical Note
http://ctes.nov.com/Documentation/technotes.html, May 1999.

B. N. Rao "Fill Removal Modeling", Technical Note
http://ctes.nov.com/Documentation/technotes.html, May 1999.

B. N. Rao "Designing Coiled Tubing Velocity Strings", Technical Note
http://ctes.nov.com/Documentation/technotes.html, April 1999.

B. N. Rao "Multiphase Flow Models - Range of Applicability ", Technical Note
http://ctes.nov.com/Documentation/technotes.html, May 1998.

B. N. Rao (contributing author): Fracturing Fluid Characterization Facility (FFCF) Annual Report, Gas Research Institute (GRI)/U. S. Department of Energy (DOE), May 1997.

S. N. Shah, D. L. Lord, and B. N. Rao, "Borate-Crosslinked Fluid Rheology Under Various pH, Temperature, and Shear History Conditions",  SPE 37487, presented at the SPE Productions Operations Symposium, Oklahoma City, 751-764, March 9-11, 1997.

N. Goel, B. N. Rao, R. Subramanian, S. N. Shah, and D. L. Lord, "Rheological Characterization of Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids Using a Large, High-Pressure Slot Flow Apparatus", presented at the 68th Annual Society of Rheology Meeting, Galveston , Texas , February 16-20, 1997.

B. N. Rao, K. H. Seah, and M. C. Altan, "Exact Solution of Three-Dimensional Orientation Structure in a Geometrically Complex Mold Cavity", Computer Aided Design in Composite Material  Technology V,  Computational Mechanics Publications, August 1996.

B. N. Rao and M. C. Altan, "Three-Dimensional Orientation Structure in a Radially Diverging Suspension Flow Between Parallel Plates", Developments and Applications of Non-Newtonian  Flows, ASME, FED-Vol. 231/MD-Vol.66, 121-127, 1995.

N. Yan, B. N. Rao, D. Baldwin, and M. C. Altan, "Property Predictions for a Short-Fiber Reinforced, Injection Molded, Center-Gated Disk", Simulation of Materials Processing: Theory, Methods and  Applications: NUMIFORM 95, Balkema Publishers, 363-368, 1995.

M. C. Altan and B. N. Rao, "Closed-Form Solution for the Orientation Field in a Center-Gated Disk", Journal of Rheology, 39(3), 581-599, 1995.

B. N. Rao, L. Tang, and M.C. Altan, "Rheological Properties of Non-Brownian Spheroidal Particle Suspension", Journal of Rheology, 38(5), 1335-1351, 1994.

B. N. Rao and M. C. Altan, "Flow-Induced Orientation in a Center-Gated Disk", Computer Aided  Design in Composite Material Technology IV, Computational Mechanics Publications, 287-294, 1994.

B. N. Rao, L. Tang, M. C. Altan, and F. C. Lai, "Non-Isothermal Flow of Dilute Fiber Suspensions", Advances in Structures and Heterogenous Continua, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Advances in Structured and Heterogeneous Continua, Moscow, Russia, 513-526, 1993.

M. C. Altan and B. N. Rao, "Numerical analysis of Channel Flows Containing Suspended Rigid Particles", Recent Advances in Non-Newtonian Flows, ASME, AMD-Vol. 153/PED-Vol. 141, 93-101, 1992.

S. Akbar, B. N. Rao, and M. C. Altan, "Rheological Properties of Fiber Suspensions: A Statistical Approach Using Discrete Fibers", First International Conference on Transport Phenomena in  Processing, Technomic, Lancaster, 831-841, 1992.

B. N. Rao, S. Akbar, and M. C. Altan, "A Comparative Study on the Solution Techniques for Fiber Orientation in Two-Dimensional Converging and Diverging Flows", Journal of  Thermoplastic Composite Materials, 4(4), 311-348, 1991.

B. N. Rao, S. Akbar, and M. C. Altan, "Solution Techniques for Fiber Orientation in Two-Dimensional Flows", Recent Developments in Non-Newtonian Flows and Industrial  Applications, ASME, FED-Vol. 124, 9-17, 1991.

  

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