Dr Kejian Wu

Dr Kejian Wu
Dr Kejian Wu
Dr Kejian Wu

Senior Lecturer

Email Address
Telephone Number
+44 (0)1224 272607
Office Address


Room 251

School of Engineering

Fraser Noble Building

University of Aberdeen

Aberdeen, AB24 3UE

Scotland UK

School of Engineering


Kejian Wu is an experienced Petroleum Engineering scientist with a combined background and track record in both academia and industry, including geology, petroleum engineering, and petrophysics. Specialize on Digital Rock Physics (DRP) for petroleum engineering and geosciences applications, integrating multiscale reservoir properties, numerical simulation, EOR, reservoir characterization and modeling. Developed advanced hydrodynamic and statistical models for predicting fluid flows in reservoir rocks from nano scale to reservoir scale. Experience includes working for oil and gas producing companies, academia, acting as technical lead on research and development projects, mentoring postgraduate students and employees.


  • PhD in Hydrogeology from Glasgow University, UK, 1999. 
  • MSc in Hydraulic Engineering from Lanzhou University, CHINA, 1987.
  • BSc in Geological Engineering from Lanzhou University, CHINA, 1982.

Professional Experience

  • Senior Lecturer, University of Aberdeen, UK,                                                       2016–present
  • Senior Staff Scientist, Chevron Corperation, Houston, Texas, US                        2012–2015
  • Research Fellow, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK                                    2002–2012
  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Scottish Crop Research Institute, Dundee UK               1999–2002
  • Senior Engineer, Northwest Municipal Engineering Design Institute, CHINA     1987–1994
  • Engineer, Kunming Hydropower Exploration and Design Institute, CHINA        1982–1984