Lixing Lin, Petroleum Engineer | FGSR Councillor | VP Academic at CEEGSA | Energy4me Ambassador

Grad Research Assistantship, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept

Personal Website: http://lixinglin.ca

Contact

Grad Research Assistantship, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept
Email
lixing1@ualberta.ca

Overview

Area of Study / Keywords

Unconventional oil recovery; Enhanced oil recovery; Steam injection; Chemical EOR; Heavy oil recovery; Thermodynamics; Phase behavior modeling.


About

Lixing Lin is a petroleum engineering researcher who has made significant contributions to the field of enhanced oil recovery. His research area includes thermal and solvent-based heavy oil recovery, interfacial studies of oil-chemical interactions, and enhanced oil recovery in unconventional reservoirs. He has published over 15 technical journal and conference papers.


Research

https://www.lixinglin.ca/research-projects

Lin L., Babadagli T., Li H., 2024. Understanding The Dynamics of Matrix-fracture Interaction For Suitable Fracturing Fluid Design And Chemical EOR In Unconventional Oil/gas Recovery. SPE Canadian Energy Technology Conference and Exhibition. March 13-14, Calgary, AB. SPE-218032-MS. 

 Lin L., Babadagli T., Li H., 2023. Accurate Prediction Of The Saturation Pressures Of Hydrocarbons In Unconventional Reservoirs: A Modified Alpha-function For The Peng-Robinson Equation Of State. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition. October 16-18, San Antonio, TX. SPE-214983-MS. 

 Du X., Liu T., Xi C., Wang B., Qi Z., Zhou Y., Xu J., Lin L.*, Istratescu G., Babadagli T., Li H., 2023. Can Hot Water Injection with Chemical Additives be an Alternative to Steam Injection: Static and Dynamic Experimental Evidence. Fuel, 331: 1-16. *Corresponding author. 

 Mohammedalmojtaba M., Lin L., Istratescu G., Babadagli T., Zadeh A., Anderson M., Patterson C., 2020. Underlying physics of heavy oil recovery by gas injection: An experimental parametric analysis when oil exists in the form of oil based emulsion. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 163:192–203. 

 Lin L., Zeng F., Gu Y., 2014. A circular solvent chamber model for simulating the VAPEX heavy oil recovery process. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 118 (6): 27–39. 

 Lin L., Ma H., Zeng F., Gu Y., 2014. Experimental and numerical studies of the reservoir permeability and drainage height effects on the solvent-diluted heavy oil gravity drainage. Paper SPE 170096. SPE Heavy Oil Conference Canada. June 10–12, Calgary, Alberta. 

 Lin L., Ma H., Zeng F., Gu Y., 2014. A critical review of the solvent-based heavy oil recovery methods. Paper SPE 170098. SPE Heavy Oil Conference Canada. June 10–12, Calgary, Alberta. 

 Lin L., 2014. Experimental, theoretical, and numerical studies of solvent-based heavy oil recovery processes. Master degree thesis, University of Regina. 

 Liu S., Sang S., Zhu Q., Zhang J., Gao H., Liu H., Lin L., 2015. Triple medium physical model of post fracturing high-rank coal reservoir in southern Qinshui Basin. Journal of Earth Science, 26 (23): 407–415. 

 Wang H., Lin L.*, Du Z., Zhang M., 2012. Signal processing in liquid level detection with acoustic method using spectral subtraction. Journal of Oil and Gas Technology, 34 (1): 118–122. *Corresponding author. 

 Wang H., Lin L.*, 2011. Signal denoising in liquid level detection with acoustic method using wavelet transform. Industrial Instrumentation & Automation, 6: 56–58. *Corresponding author. 

 Lin L., 2011. Research on signal identification technology in liquid level detection of oil wells using acoustic method. Master degree thesis, China University of Petroleum.