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    • Near Miscible Flooding for the Hay River Pool 

      Eberle, Whitney; Reeve, Scott (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Hay River Pool has been developed with water-flooding through horizontal wells, but the reservoir appears suitable for near-miscible CO2-hydrocarbon injection. Our objective is to find the optimal CO2-hydrocarbon ...
    • Optimization of a Heavy Crude Oil Heater Treater 

      Hassan, Nasir; Wild, Evan (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNRL) owns and operates a heavy crude oil treating facility near Elk Point, AB. This facility currently uses four horizontal heater treaters to effectively reduce the basic sediment and ...
    • Optimizing Drill Bit Selection using Artificial Neural Networks 

      Lertnimoolchai, Yanee; Ogunrinde, Kanyin (Fa, 2011-04-02)
      The proper bit can increase the rate of penetration (ROP) and reduce overall drilling costs. Conventional analytical optimization methods alone are not sufficient due to the complexity and non linearity of the factors ...
    • Pet Feeder 

      Thomas, David; Chadwick, Trevor (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The automated Pet Feeder operates via internet communication. A webpage displays the state of the mechanical food dispenser and allows the user to input instructions to feed at any time. The system uses one processor for ...
    • Portable Regulator Station 

      DeBolt, Elliott; Jones, Derik; Ganne, Brandon (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Portable Regulator Station is designed as an emergency unit to bypass permanent regulator stations by connecting to the existing SaskEnergy piping network. The station will maintain normal gas distribution and flow ...
    • A Prediction-based Browsing Extension for Mozilla Firefox 

      Kingston, Brent; Elder, Lee (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This project presents a Firefox extension that uses a model of the users’ browsing history to predict where they are likely to browse based on their current web page. Users can choose to exclude web sites from their results ...
    • Production Evaluation of Shale Gas Reservoir 

      Barua, Rajib; Afrad, Min-am (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The main objective of this project is to simulate a shale gas reservoir numerically in order to find those areas within the accumulation that will produce gas commercially, and then to evaluate and compare the predicted ...
    • Project Day 2011 Abstracts and Sponsors 

      Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
    • Project Day 2011 Invitation and Schedule 

      Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This conference-style event includes concurrent sessions where 4th-year Engineering students present their final-year design projects, and a Trade Show where projects will be on display. The Trade Show gives you the ...
    • RECORd: Residential Energy Consumption mOnitoring netwoRk 

      Arnold, Brad; Samchinsky, Travis (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      RECORd allows homeowners to monitor and log the energy consumption and environment of their residence using purpose-built hardware. Users can sign in to a web interface from any internet-connected device to view their live ...
    • Regina VOC Monitoring Study 

      Wig, Dale; Demong, Justin (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This study examines eight years of air pollution data, specifically Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC’s) obtained from a sampling site in downtown Regina, in order to determine if the contaminant levels are high enough to ...
    • Remote-controlled Snow Navigator 

      Gee, Brandon; Molina, Eduardo; Rong, Lisa (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Snow Navigator is a commissioned design for transporting a ground penetrating radar sensor which is used to survey retention ponds in winter. The unit eliminates dragging the sensor manually, and protects the operator ...
    • Salt Block Up-ender 

      Ruiters, Garret; Patterson, Casey; Shirif, Ahmed (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      An in-line conveyor component for rotating a 20 kg salt block by 90o has been designed for the Canadian Salt Company. The block must be re-oriented for subsequent downstream processing. This innovative addition is powered ...
    • Simulation Of ES-SAGD for the Long Lake Project 

      Howard, Cameron; Howard, Morgan (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Nexen Long Lake Project utilizes SAGD (Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage) to produce bitumen that is buried well below the earth’s surface, but the process is energy intensive and requires large volumes of water. Nexen ...
    • Simulation of Wormhole Effect on a Cold Heavy Oil Production with Sand Well Performance 

      Kubeisinova, Assol; Karsybayev, Kuat (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      This project investigates the influence of wormhole formation processes on cold heavy oil production with sand (CHOPS) well performance. Wormhole formation processes are simulated by means of a commercial simulator based ...
    • Snow Leopard TTS: Temporary Traction System 

      Arnstead, Keith; Fick, James; Schubach, Paul (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      The Snow Leopard Temporary Traction System provides the additional traction required when a vehicle becomes stuck in winter driving conditions. The track and frame assembly are mounted around and driven by the vehicle’s ...
    • Stop Announcement 

      Gauthier, Joanne (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      For people who are seeing- or hearing-impaired, accessing public transit can be a daunting experience. Stop Announcement is a real-time system which aids passengers with a disability by alerting them of current and next ...
    • The Study of Vapour Extraction (VAPEX) on Heavy Oil Reservoirs and Upscaling Approaches 

      Jamshidi, Tayebeh; Movahedzadeh, Zeinab (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      VAPEX reduces the viscosity of heavy oil by injecting it with a light hydrocarbon solvent. The resulting diffusion and mass transfer are strongly dependent on the injection rate, solvent concentration, cementation factor, ...
    • Third World Corn Thresher 

      Schneider, Amy; Adekeye, Grace; Wang, Zi (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      A compact, manually-powered device for removing corn kernels from the cob, without damage, has been designed for the developing world. Traditional processes are time-consuming and labour-intensive, resulting in repetitive ...
    • UofR Life 

      Samizadeh, Pooya; Pizarro, Luis; Enmark, Craig (Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, University of Regina, 2011-04-02)
      UofR Life is an iPhone application that displays events and available food services at the University of Regina. All events will be generated by the users, and the users will be able to subscribe to events. There is a ...