Dr. Dharmendra Kumar Gupta

Professor

Date of Joining: 19-01-2006 (Regular)

B.E. Mechanical Engineering (University of Poona, Pune)
M.E. (Analysis and Design of Process Equipment(s)),
Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College, Allahabad
Ph.D. (Drilling Engineering), University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Dehradun
CEP (Cryogenics Engines), IIT, Mumbai.
CEP (Tribology of Journal Bearings), NIT, Jamshedpur.

Area of Specialization:

Drilling Engineering, Safety in Petroleum Exploration, Borehole Geomechanics and Strength of Materials.

Research & Publications:
Publications:

1. Manish Kumar, Pushpa Sharma, D. K. Gupta (2017) Optimization of vertical well completion in a saturated reservoir with Bottom Water Drive for maximizing recovery, Biofuels (Taylor & Francis) ISSN: 1759-7269 (Print) 1759-7277 (Online) Journal homepage: http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/tbfu20. Published on 9th February'2017. Impact Factor-1
2. Manish Kumar, Pushpa Sharma, D. K. Gupta (2017) Integrated approach for maximizing recovery from Oligocene reservoir under bottom water drive, International Journal of oil, gas and coal technology, Vol. 15, No. 2, Page No. 121-150, Online Publication Date on: Tuesday, 18 April’ 2017.Impact Factor-1.68
3. Vamsi Krishna, Pushpa Sharma, Vibhor Kansal and D. K. Gupta (2017) Modelling and simulation of gas flow behavior in shale reservoirs, Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology (PEPT), Vol. 7, No., DOI-10.1007/s13202-017-0324-4.http://rdcu.be/oYXu Impact Factor-1.1
4. Manish Kumar, Pushpa Sharma, D. K. Gupta (2017) Sensitivity study of horizontal length, offset from water oil contact and withdrawal rate of Horizontal well in Bottom Water Drive reservoir, Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology (PEPT), SPRINGER Journal, , https://doi.org/10.1007/s13202-017-0348-9 Impact Factor-1.1
5. Manish Kumar, Pushpa Sharma, D. K. Gupta (2016). Optimization of vertical well completion in a saturated reservoir with Bottom Water Drive for maximizing recovery, Biofuels (Taylor & Francis) ISSN: 1759-7269 (Print) 1759-7277 (Online) Journal homepage: http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/tbfu20. Published on 9th February'2017.
6. Vamsi Krishna, Pushpa Sharma, D. K. Gupta, (2017) Modelling and simulation of gas flow behavior in shale reservoirs, Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology (PEPT). January' 2017.
7. Kudapa, V.K., Sharma, P., Kunal, V. et al. Modeling and simulation of gas flow behavior in shale reservoirs. J Petrol Explor Prod Technol 7, 1095–1112 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1007/s13202-017-0324-
8. Modeling of Gas Production from Shale Matrix to Fracture Network (2016) International Journal of Applied Engineering Research (IJAER), Scopus ISSN 0973-4562
9. Study of Shale gas Reservoir and its importance in the Current Scenario (2016) Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering ISSN: 0920-4105 SCOPUS IMPACT Factor: 1.096
10. Vamsi Krishna Kudapa, D. K. Gupta and Dr. Pushpa Sharma, (2015) Study of Flow Behavior of Shale Gas in Nano Pores”, Published in International Edition, DEW Journal, ISSN 0971-7242, Oil & Gas Section, Volume 24, Number 10, Page no.39-45.
11. Md. Ismail Iqbal, Pushpa Sharma, and D. K. Gupta, (2015) Enhancing Recovery Using Design and Selection of Artificial Lift Systems, Published in International Edition, DEW Journal, ISSN 0971-7242, Oil & Gas Section, Volume 24, Number 09, Page no.61-65.
12. Pushpa Sharma, Md. Ismail Iqbal and D. K. Gupta (2015) PVT fluid modeling for incremental oil gain in marginal field development, Published in International Edition, DEW Journal, ISSN 0971-7242, Oil & Gas Section, Volume 24, Number 08, Page no.37-45.
13. Manish Kumar, Pushpa Sharma, D.K. Gupta and Vaibhav Joshi (2015) Application of Inflow Control Devices in Horizontal Well in Bottom Water Drive Reservoir Using Reservoir Simulation, Published in International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology (IJERT), ISSN 2278-0181, Volume 04, Issue 04, Page No. 861-869.
14. A fresh look at Wellbore Stability Analysis to Sustainable Development of Natural Resources: Issues and Opportunities (2011) International Journal of Science Technology & Management Vol. 2, Issue 1, ISSN: 2229-6646
15. Orthotropic Pressure Vessels subjected to local Loads (1999) International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping 76 (1999) 387-392

Conferences:

1. Vamsi Krishna Kadapa, D. K. Gupta and Pushpa Sharma, Paper presented in International HSFEA 2016 held at UPES, Dehradun from 18-19th November'2016 on Modeling of gas production from shale matrix to fracture network, Best Paper Award. Paper Accepted for Publishing in SPRINGER JOURNAL in 2017.
2. Sasidharan A. K. & D. K. Gupta, Real time flow assurance in multiphase flow pipelines for effective process and plant control, , ASME 2014 International Mechanical Engineering Conference & Exposition November 14-20, 2014, Montreal, Canada
3. Sasidharan A, K. & D. K. Gupta, Effectiveness of Bypass Pigging Solutions in Multiphase Flow Pipeline with Waxy Crude Oil: Evaluation & Innovative Solution, 8th International Petroleum Technology Conference, 10 – 12 December, 2014, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
4. Manish Kumar, Pushpa Sharma, D. K. Gupta, Investigation of Water Breakthrough in a Bottom Water Drive Reservoir using Reservoir Simulation: A Case Study of Oligocene Sand of Upper Assam Basin, India, CHEMCON-2015 at IIT, Guwahati.
5. Vamsi Krishna Kadapa, D. K. Gupta and Pushpa Sharma, One Petro (SPE-187473-MS), Modelling of Gas Production from Shale Matrix to Fracture Network, SPE Intelligent Oil and Gas Symposium held in Abu Dhabi, UAE, 9-10 May 2017.Impact Factor-2
6. The Analysis of Thermal Effects in Journal Bearings - A Review, published in Fourth National Conference on Thermal Systems. Feb 22-23, 2003 at BHU, Varanasi.

Projects:

1. “Modeling of Shale Gas Well and Reservoir” – ABB sponsored research project. In short Development of Mathematical modeling for shale gas production and liquid loading prediction in the shale gas well (Jan 2014 - Jan 2017)
2. “Laboratory tests for true porosity and permeability on the core samples of bore holes.” A project of Mineral Exploration Corporation Limited (Gov. of India Enterprise). Completed Nov 2012.
3. “Study of Geothermal prospects in Gujarat (India) through Remote sensing approach”. Completed August 2013. (In association with PDPU)
Professional Service:
1. Mention serial wise (with status) PhD Thesis Reviewer & Examiner at IIT Madras (Reviewed two thesis).
2. PhD Thesis Reviewer & Examiner at IIT Kharagpur (Reviewed one thesis).
3. Reviewer for “Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC)”, Department of Science & Technology, Government of India. (Reviewed two projects).