International Oil Field Chemistry Conference

Topics of the Selected Abstracts to be Presented in IOGCA 2019 - Upstream, Midstream and Downstream

  1. Flow Improvers in Crude Oils Originating in India- An Overview
  2. Enhanced Recovery – Tool for Enhancement of India’s Oil & Gas Production
  3. Delaying the Onset of Asphaltene Precipitation Using Asphaltene Inhibitors
  4. Gemini surfactant-based chemical displacing fluids for application in enhanced oil recovery(EOR)
  5. Application of Thermally Activated Polymer for Various Drilling Complications
  6. Societal Risk Assessment of a Major LPG Release Incident from an LPG Rail Wagon
  7. Behavior of Asphaltene Molecules at Rock-Oil and Oil-Water Interface
  8. Diesel Fuel Demand and its Challenges in India
  9. Failure Trails of Cement Plug Jobs Leads to Challenge of Effective NDDF Removal, Optimization of  WOC & Reduction in NPT-A Case History
  10. PolyacryloylHydrazide-Tannic Acid Synergy for Enhancing the Stability and Redispersibility of O/W Pickering Emulsion
  11. Study the Effect of Naturally Derived Products on Asphaltene Solubilisation in Petroleum Reservoir Rock
  12. Application of Nanotechnology in Cementing HPHT Oil & Gas Wells
  13. Tribo-Evaluation of Amino Acid Ionic Liquids as Lubricant Additives for Steel-Steel Contacts
  14. Specialty Chemicals Usage  in the Crude Oil Refinery and Oil Fields and its Related R&D and  Application Tests in Laboratory
  15. Robust Design for Cement Degradation in CO2 under HPHT Environment
  16. Novel Formulations for Improved Dispersion Stability and Rheological Properties of Silica Nanofluid for High Salinity Applications
  17. Effects of Nano Sized Metals on Viscosity Reduction of Heavy Oil in Indian Oil Field
  18. Application of Solvents for Use in Different Way
  19. Automation of the CPSTL Laboratory Operations via the SAP ERP System.
  20. Integrity of City Gas Distribution in Hilly Regions
  21. Trend Analysis of Heavy Metals, Ni and Pb, in Marine Sediments
  22. Mitigation of Mercaptan Induced Odour from Crude Oil – A Case Study
  23. Rheology and Microstructure Behaviors of Zwitterionic-Anionic Surfactant Based Fracturing Fluids
  24. Effect of Imidazolium Based Ionic Liquid on Interfacial and Wettability Alteration Behavior for Application In Enhanced Oil Recovery
  25. Choking of Well Fluid Heaters: A Remedial Inorganic Scale Treatment.
  26. New Method of  Produce Sand Treatment
  27. Influence of Guar Gum and BN Nanoparticles on Rheology of Drilling Fluid for Hydrate Bearing Sediments
  28. Silane Coated Silica Nanoparticles as an Additive for Water-Based Drilling Fluid
  29. Importance of Controlling Fluid Loss & Settling Behavior of Weighted Spacers in HPHT Conditions
  30. Synthesis of Newly Developed Re-Assembling, Self-Healing Nanocomposite PPG(R-PPG) For Permeability Modification in Heterogeneous Reservoirs
  31. Inhibition Effect of Salts CaCO3 and MgCO3 on the Kinetics of Methane Hydrates
  32. The Need of Rheological Characterization of Bitumen in Current Scenario
  33. Solutions to the Carryover Issues in LPG Treating Units: A Case Study
  34. Crude Oil Flow Assurance Water Base Surfactant
  35. Experimental Investigation of Zwitterionic Surfactant for Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery in Sandstone and Carbonate Reservoirs
  36. Monitoring of Marine Environment by ABC(Abundance-Biomass Curve) Analysis - A Case Study on Eastern Offshore area of Bay of Bengal
  37. Linear and Poly Alpha Olefins: Precursors to Synthetic Lubricants
  38. Compatibility Study of Various Natural Sources gas Impurities with Debris/Corrosion Product of Various Line Sections in NG pipe Lines has Examined by XRD Tool Which Enhance a Precise Forecast on the Safety & Integrity of the Pipe Line
  39. Green Corrosion Inhibitor for Biofuels Blended Gasoline and Diesel: A Quality Control Viewpoint
  40. Gemini Surfactant-Based Chemical Displacing Fluids for Application in Enhanced Oil Recovery(EOR)
  41. Kinetic Study of Exothermic Reaction Mixture for Paraffin Removal
  42. Amine Functionality Based Polymeric Additives for HPHT Fluid Loss Reduction.
  43. Rheological Study of Slick Water Fluid Systems Consisting of High-Vis Friction Reducers Additives for Hydraulic Fracturing Applications
  44. Carbon Capture using Industrial Hydroxides for EOR- Opportunities, Challenges and the Way Ahead
  45. The Influence of Inhibitors on Wax Crystal Growth A Practical Design of Experiments
  46. Synthesis, Characterization and Performance Studies of Grafted Copolymer Gel System for Profile Modification Job in a High Water Cut Reservoirs
  47. Cracking of Crude Oil Storage Tank Sludge using variously modified Zeolites
  48. Effect of Reservoir Minerals and Fluids on Alkali Transport
  49. Role of low dosage hydrate inhibitors for the control of hydrate formation in oil and gas field operations: an overview
  50. Phantom Chlorides in Crude Oil – Challenges for Refinery
  51. Nano-Surfactants for Safe Environment in Oil Industry: Applicability & Screening  
  52. Performance Prediction and Analysis of Polyethylene Glycol 35000 based on Data Driven Approaches: A Comparison of Artificial Neural Network, Support Vector Machine and Multiple Linear Regression
  53. Drilling Fluid Design as a Replacement of KCL
  54. Enhanced Oil Recovery(EOR): From Lab Screening to Field Implementation – Connecting the Dots
  55. Alternate Source of Water- from Concept to Commissioning
  56. Nono Silicate Synthesized from Rice Husk used as Green Corrosion Inhibitor for Cooling Water
  57. Production and Characterization of a Novel Biosurfactant by Empedobacter Sp.
  58. Future of the Oil Industry (Apply Data Science to Analyze the Reservoir’s Hydrocarbon Content)
  59. Sustainable Model for the Future Oil and Gas Industry
  60. Co-Processing – An Environmentally Sound Solution for a Zero Waste Future
  61. Adsorbents for Purification, Drying and Separation in Refinery and Petrochemicals Industry.
  62. Towards Green Manufacturing with Biodegradable Cutting
  63. Additive to Change the Perspective
  64. US Crude Processing: Are Indian Refineries Equipped for the New Challenge
  65. Safer and Effective Sulfiding Chemistry for Refinery and Petrochemical Plants
  66. Dorf Ketal’s Coker Furnace Antifoulant for Increased Run Length and Reliability
  67. Thermic Fluid Applications & Potential in Gujarat Market



Convenor &                       Chief Technical


Dr. Anil Bhardwaj
Convenor & Chief of Technical Committee,  IOGCA 2020
Ex-Group GM (Chemistry), ONGC

Participating Countries


You get to listen to

“Alternate Source of water from Concept to Commissioning”

“US Crude processing are Indian Refineries equipped for the new challenge”

“Some Challenges and Experiences in Upstream Chemical Treatment”

“Flow Assurance- heavy oil demulsification, waxy crude, metal nephthenates, asphaltenes, mixed scales”

“EOR- water treatment and chemical cost”

“Acidization challenges mainly tight reserviors”

who should attend?

  • Process Engineer / Chemist
  • Field engineers
  • Microbiologists
  • Researchers from Universities and R&D Institutes
  • Chemical Traders
  • Production chemists
  • Oil & Gas Production
  • Refineries & Petrochemicals
  • Chemical Manufacturers
  • Laboratory/testing specialists
  • Design & Operation Engineers
  • Pipeline Managers and Operators
  • Corrosion & Asset Integrity Professionals
  • Software specialists for oil field problem prediction and management