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    University of Southern California
  Dec 17, 2017
USC Catalogue 2017-2018

Courses of Instruction

The terms indicated are expected but are not guaranteed. For the courses offered during any given term, consult the Schedule of Classes.


Petroleum Engineering

   •  PTE 202x Energy and Society
   •  PTE 390 Special Problems
   •  PTE 411 Introduction to Transport Processes in Porous Media
   •  PTE 412x Petroleum Reservoir Engineering
   •  PTE 461 Formation Evaluation
   •  PTE 462 Economic, Risk and Formation Productivity Analysis
   •  PTE 463L Introduction to Transport Processes in Porous Media
   •  PTE 464L Petroleum Reservoir Engineering
   •  PTE 465L Drilling Technology and Subsurface Methods
   •  PTE 466 Petroleum Geology
   •  PTE 490x Directed Research
   •  PTE 499 Special Topics
   •  PTE 500 Computational Reservoir Modeling
   •  PTE 502 Advanced Reservoir Characterization
   •  PTE 503 Technology of Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources Development
   •  PTE 504 Geophysics for Petroleum Engineers
   •  PTE 505 Inverse Modeling for Dynamic Data Integration
   •  PTE 506 Geothermal Reservoirs
   •  PTE 507 Engineering and Economic Evaluation of Subsurface Reservoirs
   •  PTE 508 Numerical Simulation of Subsurface Flow and Transport Processes
   •  PTE 511 Advanced Phase Behavior of Petroleum Reservoir Fluids
   •  PTE 512 Gas Injection Processes — Analytical Solutions and Analysis
   •  PTE 514 Drilling Engineering
   •  PTE 515 Natural Gas Engineering
   •  PTE 517 Testing of Wells and Aquifers
   •  PTE 519 Integrated Physical and Cyber Security for Oil and Gas Operations
   •  PTE 531 Enhanced Oil Recovery
   •  PTE 542 Carbonate Rocks
   •  PTE 545 Corrosion Control in Petroleum Production
   •  PTE 555 Well Completion, Stimulation, and Damage Control
   •  PTE 572 Geostatistics
   •  PTE 574 Optimization Methods for Subsurface Energy Resources Development
   •  PTE 578 Advanced Production Engineering
   •  PTE 581 Environmental Technology in the Petroleum Industry
   •  PTE 582 Fluid Flow and Transport Processes in Porous Media
   •  PTE 586 Intelligent and Collaborative Oilfield Systems Characterization and Management
   •  PTE 587 Smart Completions, Oilfield Sensors and Sensor Technology
   •  PTE 588 Smart Oilfield Data Mining
   •  PTE 589 Advanced Oilfield Operations with Remote Immersive Visualization and Control
   •  PTE 590 Directed Research
   •  PTE 591 Petroleum Geochemistry
   •  PTE 592 Computational Geomechanics
   •  PTE 594 Formation Damage in Petroleum Reservoirs
   •  PTE 594a Master's Thesis
   •  PTE 594b Master's Thesis
   •  PTE 594z Master's Thesis
   •  PTE 599 Special Topics
   •  PTE 611 Stochastic Modeling and Simulation
   •  PTE 690 Directed Research
   •  PTE 790 Research
   •  PTE 794a Doctoral Dissertation
   •  PTE 794b Doctoral Dissertation
   •  PTE 794c Doctoral Dissertation
   •  PTE 794d Doctoral Dissertation
   •  PTE 794z Doctoral Dissertation