Research Interests


• CO2 enhanced oil recovery

• Surfactant-alternating-gas (SAG) flooding

• Thermal and non-thermal heavy oil recovery

• Phase behaviour of solvent(s)-CO2-heavy oil systems

• Treatment of tight oil/gas reservoirs with supercritical CO2

• Production optimization of oil reservoir based on reservoir simulations

• Application of abrasive water jet technique in petroleum engineering



Research Sponsors


• NSERC Discovery Grant

• NSERC CRD Grant

• NSERC Engage Grant, in partnership with Fusion Tech. Inc.

• NSERC Engage Grant, in partnership with Hilong Petropipe 

• Mitacs

• China Scholarship Council

• Faculty of Engineering, University of Alberta

• University of Alberta International