C&PE Department

Enhanced Oil Recovery Research:

  • Enhanced Water-Flooding Through Modification of Injection-Brine
  • CO2 EOR- Mobility and Conformance Control
  • Chemical/Polymer Flooding of Heavy Oil Reservoirs: Application of Nanoparticles
  • Oilfield Nanoparticles

Drilling, Hydraulic Fracturing and Acid Treatment Research:

  • Application of Nanoparticles and Nano proppants In Hydraulic Fracturing and Drilling of Shale Reservoirs
  • Development of Environmentally- and Equipment-Friendly Alternatives for Acid-Based Fracturing Fluids
  • Waterless/Foam Fracturing
  • Simulation Study of Hydraulic Fracture Propagation and Cleanup in Tight Unconventional Reservoirs

Unconventional Reservoirs Research:

  • Characterization and Simulation of Tight Organic-Rich Resources
  • Fluid Flow Through Nano-Sized Pores
  • EOR for Shale Oil Reservoirs: Gas Huff-N-Puff and Wettability Alteration

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