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    • Chlorides in Wascana Creek Sub-basin 

      Sidloski, Renée; Kendel, Derek (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The study of salt contamination in the Wascana Creek Sub-basin is an integral part of a recommendation made by SWA in one of their source water protection plans for Saskatchewan. This study analyzes historical water quality ...
    • CO2 Injection in the Bakken Formation 

      Stoeck, Alyssa; Johnson, Julien (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Bakken play has been of great interest to oil companies in recent years. It produces high quality oil from a reservoir with low porosity and low permeability, but has a rapid decline rate immediately after production ...
    • Comparative Evaluation of 3 Immiscible Displacement Processes in Heavy Oil Systems (Numerical Simulation) 

      Ghotra, Varinder; Hyder, Zeshan (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The objective of this project is to use computer modelling groups (CMG) to simulate the data collected from detailed experimental work conducted at the University of Regina into three heavy oil recovery techniques: water ...
    • Correlatons between Formation Resistivity Factor with Porosity and Permeability 

      Weisshaar, Lee; Duan, Jinhong (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This project correlates Formation Resistivity Factor for the Bakken formation with porosity and permeability. A pickett plot was created, and the correlation coefficients a and m were determined. Lithology was determined ...
    • Design of Waste Charging System for Landfill 

      Yang, Yongzhe; Zhao, Yao (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This study proposes an innovative volume-based charging system for landfill sites, as opposed to traditional charging systems which are based solely on the weight of the waste. This should result in a fairer means of ...
    • Design Optimization of a Community Garden Composting System 

      Amundsen, Claire; Fellner, Brittany (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      A pilot study of a mid-scale composting system was developed, and laboratory and field tests were conducted to optimize the design. This hot composting system consists of several 3-bin turning units designed to manage ...
    • Development and Optimization of Reservoir MJ 

      Petersen, Melissa; Isbister, Jordan (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Different development plans to effectively exploit Reservoir MJ have been evaluated and optimized. First, a history match was completed to accurately predict future reservoir fluid behavior. Then different well patterns ...
    • Digital Sound Effects Processor 

      Fisher, Sean; Maupin, Steve (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Digital Sound Effects Processor is an amplifier that uses a microprocessor to digitally modify the sound of an electric guitar. External controls select volume level and sound effects including distortion, delay, flange, ...
    • Disinfection By-products in the SK Drinking Water System: Cost Equation Formulation and Removal Analysis 

      Li, Ting; Hampaul, Rahual (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This project deals with the formation of disinfection by-products (DBP) in SK communities as a result of the post-chlorination technique used in water systems. The project includes the formulation of a cost equation, using ...
    • Ecological Greywater Recycling Greenhouse 

      Jamieson, Cristy (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      A Greenhouse Greywater Recycling System can reduce a home’s water consumption rate and provide a family with fresh produce year round. The greenhouse provides water treatment that meets Health Canada’s Water Quality ...
    • Economic Evaluation and Drilling Plan for SE SK Bakken Formation 

      Murphy, Taylor; Steen, Matt (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      New technologies such as horizontal drilling and various fracturing techniques have led to economic production from the Bakken, which was previously considered marginally economic. These techniques have been evaluated, ...
    • An Efficient and Economically Viable Cleaning System for Produced Sand in Heavy Oil Recovery for Municipal Projects 

      Richardson, Jenna; Hearn, Cathleen (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Cold Heavy Oil Production with Sand (CHOPS) produces large amounts of sand, which is stockpiled before being disposed of into salt caverns. This disposal process is inefficient and is an economic burden on the company. The ...
    • Electronic Pill Dispenser 

      Flaman, Luke; Chow, Ariele (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This device holds seven days’ worth of pills, sorted into breakfast, lunch, supper, and bedtime doses. At the designated breakfast time, all the pills for that day fall into four cups. At each pill time, an alarm sounds ...
    • Energy Generation by using Microbial Fuel Cell in Wastewater Treatment 

      Wang, Jing; Lin, Zirui; Xu, Chang (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Microbial Fuel Cell (MFC) technology may be able to reduce energy consumption in wastewater treatment plants by generating electricity from the wastewater. Organic matter is removed by biological reactions during the ...
    • Engineering Mitigation of Wildlife Accidents 

      Zabolotnii, Elena (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      A four-step process to mitigate wildlife collisions on a provincial scale was developed and field-tested in the Chesterfield Bridge case study. The process was largely automated using original methodology and tested in the ...
    • The Feasibility of Sewage Treatment using Constructed Wetlands in Temperate Climates 

      Zunti, Shaun; Amundson, Jeff (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Constructed wetlands are man-made wetlands used to treat contaminated effluent from many different sources, including industrial waste, city sewage, and various other waste streams. The purpose of this project is to increase ...
    • Fly Ash Pneumatic Cleaner 

      Shved, Olga; Shved, Anastasiya; Yang, Sida (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Fly Ash Pneumatic Cleaner removes fly ash from the plates and electrodes of an electrostatic precipitator which collects fly ash particles produced during the combustion of coal at SaskPower Boundary Dam in Estevan, ...
    • Formation Skin Damage: Can Underbalanced Drilling Damage Less and Recover More? 

      Francis, Erica (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Underbalanced Drilling (UBD) has many benefits, including the mitigation of skin damage during the drilling process. How this reduction, or prevention, of skin damage actually benefits a reservoir and the overall recovery ...
    • Gas Emissions from Small Aircraft 

      Storozuk, Robert (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Current parameters used to determine gas emission levels in small aircraft are mainly theoretical. This project develops a practical method that can be universally applied to most small aircraft to collect gas samples and ...
    • Gesture Mouse 

      Vuthitanachot, Kitton; Yang, Lang (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Gesture Mouse is a device that captures finger motion via infra-red sensing, and translates the movements into standard Human Interface Device (HID) mouse commands. As the user moves his/her fingers in the air, the ...