The role of rock strength criteria in wellbore stability and trajectory optimization

Mohammad Chabook*, Adel Al-Ajmi, Valery Isaev

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22 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)373-378
Number of pages6
JournalInternational Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2015


  • Mud pressure
  • Rock strength criterion
  • Shear failure
  • Wellbore stability
  • Wellbore trajectory

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geotechnical Engineering and Engineering Geology

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