Rao, A.M. Amin, R.V.Petegem, and J.Broussard "On the Hydraulics of Reverse Flow
Path Gravel Pack Operations", SPE 151803, presented at SPE International
Symposium and Exhibition on Formation Damage Control, Lafayette, Louisiana,
February 15 - 17, 2012.
Rao and A.M. Amin "A Flow Simulator for the Design of Extreme Length Gravel
Packs Utilizing Alternate Path Technology", SPE 128068, presented at SPE
International Symposium and Exhibition on Formation Damage Control, Lafayette,
Louisiana, February 10 - 12, 2010.
N. Rao (contributing author): Standrad Handbook of Petroleum and Natural Gas
Engineering, Second Edition, Edited by W.C. Lyons and G.S. Plisga, Gulf
Professional Publishing, October 2004.
N. Rao: "Friction Factors for Turbulent Flow of Non-Newtonian Fluids in Coiled
Tubing", SPE 74847, presented at the SPE/ICoTA Coiled Tubing Conference and
Exhibition, Houston, April 9-10, 2002.
N. Rao "Fluid Drag on Tool", Technical Note
N. Rao "Coiled Tubing Hydraulics Modeling", Technical Note
N. Rao "Fill Removal Modeling", Technical Note
N. Rao "Designing Coiled Tubing Velocity Strings", Technical Note
N. Rao "Multiphase Flow Models - Range of Applicability ", Technical Note
N. Rao (contributing author): Fracturing Fluid Characterization Facility (FFCF)
Annual Report, Gas Research Institute (GRI)/U. S. Department of Energy (DOE),
N. Shah, D. L. Lord, and B. N. Rao, "Borate-Crosslinked Fluid Rheology Under
Various pH, Temperature, and Shear History Conditions",
SPE 37487, presented at the SPE Productions Operations Symposium,
Oklahoma City, 751-764, March 9-11, 1997.
Goel, B. N. Rao, R. Subramanian, S. N. Shah, and D. L. Lord, "Rheological
Characterization of Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids Using a Large, High-Pressure
Slot Flow Apparatus", presented at the 68th Annual Society of Rheology Meeting,
February 16-20, 1997.
N. Rao, K. H. Seah, and M. C. Altan, "Exact Solution of Three-Dimensional
Orientation Structure in a Geometrically Complex Mold Cavity", Computer Aided
Design in Composite Material Technology V,
Computational Mechanics Publications, August 1996.
N. Rao and M. C. Altan, "Three-Dimensional Orientation Structure in a Radially
Diverging Suspension Flow Between Parallel Plates", Developments and
Applications of Non-Newtonian Flows, ASME, FED-Vol.
231/MD-Vol.66, 121-127, 1995.
Yan, B. N. Rao, D. Baldwin, and M. C. Altan, "Property Predictions for a
Short-Fiber Reinforced, Injection Molded, Center-Gated Disk", Simulation of
Materials Processing: Theory, Methods and Applications: NUMIFORM 95,
Balkema Publishers, 363-368, 1995.
C. Altan and B. N. Rao, "Closed-Form Solution for the Orientation Field in a
Center-Gated Disk", Journal of Rheology, 39(3), 581-599, 1995.
N. Rao, L. Tang, and M.C. Altan, "Rheological Properties of Non-Brownian
Spheroidal Particle Suspension", Journal of Rheology, 38(5), 1335-1351,
N. Rao and M. C. Altan, "Flow-Induced Orientation in a Center-Gated Disk", Computer
Aided Design in Composite Material Technology IV, Computational
Mechanics Publications, 287-294, 1994.
B. N. Rao, L.
Tang, M. C. Altan, and F. C. Lai, "Non-Isothermal Flow of Dilute Fiber
Suspensions", Advances in Structures and Heterogenous Continua, Proceedings of
the International Symposium on Advances in Structured and Heterogeneous
Continua, Moscow, Russia, 513-526, 1993.
M. C. Altan and
B. N. Rao, "Numerical analysis of Channel Flows Containing Suspended Rigid
Particles", Recent Advances in Non-Newtonian Flows, ASME, AMD-Vol.
153/PED-Vol. 141, 93-101, 1992.
Akbar, B. N. Rao, and M. C. Altan, "Rheological Properties of Fiber
Suspensions: A Statistical Approach Using Discrete Fibers", First International
Conference on Transport Phenomena in Processing, Technomic,
Lancaster, 831-841, 1992.
B. N. Rao, S.
Akbar, and M. C. Altan, "A Comparative Study on the Solution Techniques for
Fiber Orientation in Two-Dimensional Converging and Diverging Flows", Journal
of Thermoplastic Composite Materials, 4(4), 311-348, 1991.
B. N. Rao, S.
Akbar, and M. C. Altan, "Solution Techniques for Fiber Orientation in
Two-Dimensional Flows", Recent Developments in Non-Newtonian Flows and
Industrial Applications, ASME, FED-Vol. 124, 9-17, 1991.