Systems and methods for an expert system for well control using Bayesian intelligence Patent uri icon


  • Systems and methods are provided for a well control expert system that provides well control recommendations for a drilling system. The well control expert system includes a well control Bayesian decision network (BDN) model that receives inputs and outputs recommendations based on Bayesian probability determinations. The well control BDN model includes a circulation section, a well control practices section, and a troubleshooting section.

author list (cited authors)

  • Al-yami, A., & Schubert, J.

publication date

  • December 2015