Geothermal Energy Utilization

Associated with Oil & Gas Development


June 14 – 15, 2011

           Southern Methodist University

Dallas, Texas




P.V. (Suri) Suryanarayana


Suri is the Executive Vice President of Engineering, Research, and Development for Blade Energy Partners. He has 18 years of professional experience including an extensive background in tubular mechanics, coiled tubing technology, multiphase flow modeling and probabilistic design (Quantitative Risk Analysis) techniques. He is currently one of Blade’s lead instructors in their Advanced Under Balanced Drilling (UBD) Well Design and UBD Flow Modeling courses. He has extensive experience in the design, engineering and implementation of complex UBD projects. Recently, he has been active in reservoir-based probabilistic valuation of UBD, and quantitative assessment of the impact of formation damage during conventional drilling. A founding partner of Blade Energy Partners and a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers, Suri has authored or co-authored over 37 archival papers. He received his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Rice University.


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