Richard Wilfred Rwechungura

Associate Professor , Petroleum/Reservoir Engineering Department of Petroleum Engineering and Applied Geophysics Faculty of Engineering Science and Technology

+47 97412673
S. P. Andersens veg 15A, PTS I*-

Background and activities

  • Leader Capacity Building and Technology Transfer Statoil Tanzania AS
  • TPG4852 Expert in Teams <  http://www.ntnu.no/eit/tpg4852  >
  • Project Manager: Norne Benchmark Project, <  www.ipt.ntnu.no/~norne > 
  • Senior Engineer, Reservoir Technology Statoil ASA
  • 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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).