Postal address

Department of Petroleum Engineering and Applied Geophysics Norwegian University of Science and Technology 7491 Trondheim Norway
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Richard Wilfred Rwechungura

Associate Professor II, Petroleum/Reservoir Engineering

Background and activities

  • Senior Engineer, Reservoir Technology STATOIL ASA
  • TPG4852 Expert in Teams <  http://www.ntnu.no/eit/tpg4852  >
  • Project Manager: Norne Benchmark Project, <  www.ipt.ntnu.no/~norne > 
  • Leader: Training of Trainers (TOT)- A project funded by STATOIL Tanzania to Train Lecturers at the University of Dodoma in Tanzania.
  • Organizer: ANTHEI Summer school at the University of Dar es Salaam July Every year. (ANTHEI - Angolan, Norwegian and Tanzanian Higher Education Initiative.)
  • Guest Lecturer: University of Dar es Salaam and Universityof Dodoma March every year.
  • Scientific, academic and artistic work

    A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

    Part of book/report

    • Dadashpour, Mohsen; Rwechungura, Richard Wilfred; Kleppe, Jon. (2011) Fast Reservoir Parameter Estimation by Using Effect of Principal Components Sensitivities and Discrete Cosine Transform. SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium 2011 : 21-23 February 2011, The Woodlands, Texas, USA.
    • Rwechungura, Richard Wilfred; Dadashpour, Mohsen; Kleppe, Jon. (2011) Advanced History Matching Techniques Reviewed. SPE Middle East Oil and Gas Show and Conference 2011.
    • Rwechungura, Richard Wilfred; Dadashpour, Mohsen; Kleppe, Jon. (2011) Application of Particle Swarm Optimization for Parameter Estimation Integrating Production and Time Lapse Seismic Data. SPE Enhanced Oil Recovery Conference.
    • Rwechungura, Richard Wilfred; Suwartadi, Eka; Dadashpour, Mohsen; Kleppe, Jon; Foss, Bjarne Anton. (2010) The Norne Field Case - A Unique Comparative Case Study. 2010 SPE Intelligent Energy Conference & Exhibition: Delivering Value - Creating Opportunities.

    Report/dissertation

    • Rwechungura, Richard Wilfred; Kleppe, Jon. (2012) Fast Reservoir Characterization and Development of a Field Case Study with Real Production and 4D Seismic Data. Norges teknisk-naturvitenskapelige universitet. 2012. ISBN 978-82-471-3844-1. Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU (2012/267).