Dr. Amin Amooie

Senior Research Scientist   Room: 1000 E.  University Ave. Dep. 4311 Laramie, WY 82071 Email: aamooie@uwyo.edu   Education: Ph.D., Earth Sciences (Specialization in Computational Geoscience), The Ohio State University, 2018 Thesis: Fluid mixing in multiphase and hydrodynamically unstable porous-media flows (under Prof. J. Moortgat)  Designed in-house FE codes for efficient simulation of challenging subsurface systems… Read More

Dr. Zhenyuan Zhang

Lab Manager   Room: 1000 E.  University Ave. Dep. 4311 Laramie, WY 82071 Email: zzhang11@uwyo.edu   Education: Ph.D., Inorganic Chemistry/Materials Science, University of Notre Dame Thesis: “Size-Dependent Structures and Properties of Metallic Particles and Thin Films.”   Skills and Expertise: Extensive experience on TEM imaging: bright/dark-field imaging of particles, HRTEM, HAADF-STEM, single-particle EDS, and EFTEM… Read More

Dr. Keerti Vardhan Sharma

Postdoctoral Research Associate   Room: Dep. 4311 1000 E.  University Avenue Laramie, WY 82071 Email: ksharma1@uwyo.edu   Education: Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering Program of COPPE, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), 2014-2018 Thesis: \Double Population Cascaded Lattice Boltzmann Method” Thesis advisor: Prof. Frederico Wanderley Tavares (Escola de Quimica, PEQ-COPPE, UFRJ) Co-advisor: Prof. Robert… Read More

Dr. Bradley William McCaskill

Postdoctoral Research Associate   Room: 223B Dep. 4311 1000 E.  University Avenue Laramie, WY 82071 Email: bmccaski@uwyo.edu   Education: Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Wyoming, 2018 Dissertation:  Numerical Methods for Porous Media Flow – Multiscale Modeling, Uncertainty Quantification, and Continuous Data Assimilation M.Sc., Mathematics, University of Wyoming, 2014 Thesis:  A Multiscale Domain Decomposition Method and its… Read More

Samuel Fagbemi

Research Scientist   Room: Dep. 4311 1000 E.  University Avenue Laramie, WY 82071 Email: sfagbemi@uwyo.edu   Education: M.S., Petroleum Engineering-Smart Oil Field Technologies (PTE-SOFT), University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, January 2011 – May 2013. B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana, August 2006 – June 2010.   Research… Read More

Dr. Wattana Chaisoontornyotin (Zack)

Project and Lab Manager   Room: 123D Dep. 4311 1000 E.  University Avenue Laramie, WY 82071 Email: wattana.chaisoon@uwyo.edu   Education: Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, Dec 2017 M.S., Chemical Engineering (Petrochemical Technology), Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, May 2013 Academic Partnership with Case Western Reserve University, The University of Michigan, The University of Oklahoma,… Read More

Dr. Ziqiang Qin

Doctoral Student of Petroleum Engineering   Room: 4092 (Engineering Building) Advisor: Dr. Mohammad Piri Email: zqin@uwyo.edu   Education: China University of Petroleum (Beijing), China   Research Interests: Multi-phase flow in porous media Carbonate phase behavior study of reservoir fluids   Current Research Project: Multi-phase flow in carbonate   Previous Researches: Investigation on Relationships between Four… Read More

Dr. Abdelhalim Mohamed

Doctoral Student of Petroleum Engineering   Room: 4011 Engineering Building Advisor: Dr. Mohammad Piri Email: amohame3@uwyo.edu   EDUCATION: Ph.D., Petroleum Engineering, University of Wyoming, GPA: 4/4. M.Sc., King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM), Petroleum Engineering Department, GPA: 3.66/4. (Dhahran, Saudi Arabia). B.Sc., Petroleum Engineering, University of Khartoum, GPA: 8.01/10, first class. (Khartoum, Sudan) AWARD… Read More

Dr. Mahdi Khishvand

Postdoctoral Research Associate:   Room:346 (SER Building) Advisor: Dr. Mohammad Piri Dept 3012, 1000 E. University Ave. 1020 E. Lewis Str. Laramie, WY 82071-2000 USA Email: mkhishva@uwyo.edu Phone: 307-223-6777   Education: B.Sc., Petroleum Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2006-2010 B.Sc., Industrial Engineering (System Analysis), Amirkabir University, Tehran, Iran, 2008-2012 M.Sc., Drilling-Production Engineering, Amirkabir University of… Read More