03976137 is referenced by 15 patents and cites 5 patents.

A method for the recovery of low gravity viscous oil or bitumens from a subterranean formation by the injection of a mixture of an oxygen-containing gas and hot water or steam into either the upper or lower section of the formation wherein the ratio of oxygen to water is used to control the oxidation temperature.

Title
Recovery of oil by a combination of low temperature oxidation and hot water or steam injection
Application Number
5/481579
Publication Number
3976137
Application Date
June 21, 1974
Publication Date
August 24, 1976
Inventor
Issam S Bousaid
Houston
TX, US
Agent
Charles L Bauer
C G Ries
T H Whaley
Assignee
Texaco
NY, US
IPC
E21B 43/24
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