Selected Projects Since 2014

 

Title

Funder

Dates

Aberdeen investigators

Fluid flow characterization and imaging Shell 2018-2019 Lateef Akanji
Ultrasound based technology for removal of scale from downhole producation tubing OGTC 2019-2022

Hossein Hamidi;

Kejian Wu

Application of ultrasound radiation for simulating condensate banking around wellbore in gas condensate reservoirs

PTDF, Nigeria

2018-2021

Hossein Hamidi;

Kejian Wu;

Roozbeh Rafati

Using temperature increase to accelrate the setting of cement in oil well conductor cementing operations

OGIC / Deltatek Global

2019

Amin Sharifi;

 Roozbeh Rafati

Formulating new nano-based drilling fluids with environmentally friendly surfactants extracted from agricultural and food wastes

British Council

2019-2021

Amin Sharifi;

Roozbeh Rafati

Effect of high frequency waves on formation damage reduction

PTDF, Nigeria

2018-2022

Hossein Hamidi;

Kejian Wu;

Prashant Jadhawar

Thermofisher sponsorhip to host Interpore UK annual meeting

Thermofisher

2018

Yingfang Zhou;

Smart water‐CO2 Enhanced Oil Recovery from Sandstone reservoirs

PTDF, Nigeria

2018-2021

Prashant Jadhawar;

Artificial Intelligence (AI) well design

OGTC / Haliburton

2018-2019

Andrew Starkey;

Hossein Hamidi

170P-105 Offshore platform OLM (On-line monitoring)

OGIC / WFS Technologies

2018-2019

Andrew Starkey;

Alfred Akisanya

Formulation of Cost-Effective Nanocomposite-Gel from Wastes to Control Unwanted Gas Production from Petroleum Reservoirs

Carnegie Trust

2018-2019

Roozbeh Rafati;

 Hossein Hamidi;

Amin Sharifi

NMR characterization of wettability and pore scale modelling of multiphase flow in unconventional reservoirs

RSE-NSFC

2017-2019

Yingfang Zhou;

Kejian Wu

Experimental investigation of nanoparticle-stabilised foam and its dynamic rheological properties at high temperature conditions

Carnegie Trust

2017-2018

Roozbeh Rafati;

Amin Sharifi

A study of rock-fluid interaction processes in porous media causing formation damages.

PTDF, Nigeria

2017-2020

Hossein Hamidi;

Alfred Akisanya

Application of nanotechnology in solvent assisted oil recovery processes

Royal Society

 

Amin Sharifi

Dynamic, in-situ imaging of capillary imbibition in rock using simultaneous neutron and X-ray computed tomography

EPSRC

 

2016-2017

Yukie Tanino;

Amer Syed;

Andy Welch

Modelling the deep biosphere over deep geological time at the Nakai trough, Japan

NERC

2016-2017

Stephen A. Bowden;

Yukie Tanino

The effect of wettability distribution on flow function in tight reservoir formation by direct pore scale modelling

Southwest Petroleum University, China

2016-2018

Yingfang Zhou

Fractal characterization and pore scale modelling of capillary flow in porous media

Royal Society

2016-2018

Yingfang Zhou

Local wettability variation on seal and reservoir rock for CO2 geological sequestration, pore scale modelling and direct imaging

UKCCSRC

2016-2017

Yingfang Zhou

A study to understand creep behaviour of novel alloys for oil well pugging and abandonment applications

OGIC / Rawwater Engineering Company Ltd.

2016-2017

Alfred Akisanya

Digital Rock Imaging and Modelling Research Project

Anasuria Operating Company Limited

2016-2017

Kejian Wu;

Yingfang Zhou

Application of stable-rheology drilling fluid to inhibit hydrate formation in deepwater drilling

Indonesia Endowment Fund

2016-2019

Roozbeh Rafati;

Amin Sharifi

Well control and drilling fluid optimisation in unconventional layered reservoirs

PTDF, Nigeria

2016-2019

Hossein Hamidi;

Lateef Akanji;

Alfred Akisanya

Well Design and Integrity in Unconventional Shale Formations

PTDF, Nigeria

2015-2018

Hossein Hamidi;

Lateef Akanji

Engineered inversions in reservoir wettability and its impact on oil recovery from fractured reservoirs. 

COREX UK Ltd

2015-2020

Yukie Tanino

Dynamic pore scale imaging of capillary imbibition in mixed-wet porous media using lab-on-a-chip methods

Royal Society

2014-2016

Yukie Tanino

 

Neutron tomography: a novel approach for investigating the dynamics of oil recovery by capillary imbibition

Carnegie Trust

2014-2015

Yukie Tanino

 

Enhanced oil recovery techniques for offshore oil production in Angola

Sonagol, Angola

 

Lateef Akanji

Microbial enhanced oil recovery

PTDF, Nigeria

 

Lateef Akanji

Low salinity enhanced oil recovery

Akwa Ibom State University, Nigeria

 

Lateef Akanji