Sensor development and calibration method 

for inline detection of viscosity and solids content of non-Newtonian liquids


presentations at international conferences

1 - Poster publication: "ENG59-NNL-Sensor development and calibration methode for inline detection of viscosity and solids content of non-Newtonian fluids", 17th International Congress of Metrology, Paris (France), september 2015.

2 - CAFMET 2016 - 6th International Metrology Conference, Dakar, Senegal, 21-24 March 2016.    presentation 

3 - 4th European Flow Measurements Workshop 2016, Noordwijk, Netherlands, 29-31 March 2016. presentation

4 - Drilling Engineer Association Europe (DEAe) meeting Q1 2016, March 2016, Huisman, Netherlands presentation

5 - Drilling Systems Automation Technical Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), 23 June 2016 presentation

6 - Poster publication: "Study of an absolute falling ball rheometer, adapted to the low shear stresses", CNAM, AERC 2017, Copenhagen, Denmark, 4 April 2017.    poster

7 - Poster publication:"Estimation of nominal viscosity of Newtonian liquids from data obtained by oscillation-type density meter, IPQ and PTB, AERC 2017, Copenhagen, 4 April 2017.   poster     paper  

8 - Flow-loop Experiments With Non-Newtonian Reference Fluids For Development Of New Fluids Measurements, IRIS and PTB, ATCE 2017, submission 31 January 2017

9 - Flow-loop Experiments with Non-Newtonian Reference Fluids for Estimating Uncertainty of In-line Rheology Sensors, IRIS, Celle Drilling, September 2017    abstract     presentation

scientific publications in peer-rewiewed journals

1 - Patrick Ballereau, Daniel Truong, Adriana Matias, Absolute falling ball viscometer, adapted to the low viscosities of liquids, Int. J. Metrol. Qual. Eng. 7, 305 (2016) 

2 - Ernad Borovac, Muris Torlak, Ronald Pagel, Patrick Ballereau, Combined experimental and computational analysis of flow stability and non-linear effects in coaxial cylinder rheometers, ...                                      

trade magazine articles and other non-peer reviewed publications

1 - CAFMET 2016 - 6th International Metrology Conference, Dakar, Senegal, 21-24 March 2016. full text