Current team members:
Dr. Mehdi Ostadhassan- Director

Assistant Professor in the Department of Petroleum Engineering at the University of North Dakota. Mehdi joined the petroleum department in Aug, 2013.

Current team members:

Dr. Linag Wang- Visiting Scholar

Associate Professor, School of Geoscience & Technology, Southwest Petroleum University (SWPU), People’s Republic of China

Kouqi Liu

Graduate PhD student and Research Assistant in the Department of Petroleum Engineering at the University of North Dakota. His focus is mainly on rock physics and rock mechanics.

Yulia Kovaleva

Yulia is a PhD student with the Petroleum Engineering Department at the University of North Dakota. Yulia is excited to apply her strong physics, mathematics and computer programming background to applied industry problems. Her current research is in the field of Geophysics, specifically Microseismic Monitoring of Hydraulic Fracturing (MMHF).

Lingyun Kong

Research Experience: 

  • Research Assistant, China University of Petroleum - Beijing, 06/2014 - 06/2016

  • Research Intern, SINOPEC E&P Research Institute, 2014

  • Research Assistant, China University of Petroleum (East China), 2013

Chunxiao Li

Research Interests: 

  • 3D geological modeling

  • Reservoir characterization

  • Geochemistry

Dr. Linag Wang- Visiting Scholar

Education:

  • Ph.D Petroleum Engineering, University of North Dakota, 2020

  • B.Sc in Petroleum Engineering from Amirkabir University of technology

  • M.Sc in Petroleum Engineering in the field of exploration, Amirkabir University of Technology

Arash Abarghani

Education:

 

  • Ph.D. Petroleum Engineering, University of North Dakota, USA, 2021.

  • M.Sc. Sedimentary Geology, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, 2000.

  • B.Sc. Geology/Earth Sciences, University of Tabriz, Iran, 1998.

Hyeonseok Lee

Education: 

  • Ph.D. Petroleum Engineering, University of North Dakota,

  • MS Chemical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Tech. - Chicago, 2017

  • BS Chemical Engineering, Inha University - South Korea, 2009

Imene Bouchakour
  • Ph.D. Petroleum Engineering, University of North Dakota, USA, 2021.

  • Ph.D. Applied Geophysics, University of Sciences and Technology Houari Boumediene USTHB, Algeria 2022.

  • M.Sc in Geophysics, University of Sciences and Technology Houari Boumediene USTHB, Algeria, 2014.

  • B.Sc in Geophysics, University of Sciences and Technology Houari Boumediene USTHB, Algeria, 2011.

Rehan Ali Mohammed

Education:

  • MS in Petroleum Engineering, UND 2018

  • BS in Petroleum Engineering, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, 2015

Cody Brown

Education:

  • BS in Geology from UND

  • MS in Petroleum Engineering, UND 2016

Elijah Ali Ostadhassan

Education:

  • Above and beyond

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