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Peigui Yin

Peigui Yin - Senior Research Scientist
Reservoir Characterization

Curriculum Vita

Ph.D., Geology, The University of Wyoming, 1988; Generation and accumulation of hydrocarbons in the Gippsland Basin, southeastern Australia.
B.S., Paleontologic Stratigraphy, China University of Geoscience, 1970.

Professional Experience
Sr. Research Scientist, Institute for Enhanced Oil Recovery and Energy Research, The University of Wyoming
Research Scientist, Institute for Energy Research, the University of Wyoming
Director, Stratigraphic Division, Shengli Oil Company, China
Wellhead Geologist, Shengli Oil Company, China

                American Association of Petroleum Geologists, active member.  


  • Peigui Yin, 2013, Lithology and mineralogy of Cretaceous reservoir sandstones and their impacts on EOR: WGA Annual Conference presentation.  
  • Peigui Yin, Shaochang Wo, Matt Johnson, Nick Jones, Glen Murrel, and Dave Mohrbacher, 2012, ROZ potential of Tensleep Sandstone in Bighorn Basin, Wyoming: AAPG Annual Conference presentation.  
  • Winito, Winoto, Loahardjo Nina, Sheena Xie, Peigui Yin, and Norman Morrow, 2012, Secondary and tertiary recovery of crude oil from outcrop and reservoir rocks by low salinity waterflooding: SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium, 14-18 April, Tulsa,Oklahoma, USA, SPE-154209-MS.  
  • Peigui Yin, Shaochang Wo, Glen Murrell, David Mohrbacher, Lon Whitman,  2011, ROZ Potential of Tensleep Reservoirs, Bighorn Basin: AAPG-RMA Annual Conference poster.  
  • Hui Pu, Xina Xie, Peigui Yin, and Norman Morrow, 2010, Low-salinity waterflooding and mineral dissolution: SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 19-22 September, Florence, Italy, SPE-134042-MS.  
  • Peigui Yin, 2009, Heterogeneities of Eolian Tensleep/Minnelusa Reservoirs in Wyoming: AAPG 2009 Annual Conference poster.  
  • Peigui Yin and Shaochang Wo, 2008, Fracture diagenesis and its effects on reservoir permeability in Tensleep Sandstone, Wyoming: AAPG Annual 2008 Conference poster.  
  • Shaochang Wo, Peigui Yin, Beberly Blakeney-DeJarnett, and Chris Mullen, 2008, Simulation evaluation of gravity stable CO2 flooding in the Muddy reservoir at Grieve Field, Wyoming: SPE Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery, 20-23 April, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA, SPE-113482-MS.  
  • H. Pu, SPE, X. Xie, SPE, P. Yin and N. R. Morrow, 2008, Application of coalbed methane water to oil recovery by low salinity waterflooding: the 2008 SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.A., 19–23 April 2008, SPE 113410
  • Peigui Yin, 2007, Microscale Characterization of Oil Reservoirs in Power River Basin: WGA Annual Conference presentation.  
  • Nina Loahardjo, Xina Xie, Peigui Yin, and Norman R. Morrow, 2007, Low salinity waterflooding of a reservoir rock: the International Symposium of the Society of Core Analysts held in Calgary, Canada, 10-13 September, 2007.  
  • Peigui Yin1 and Shaochang Wo1, 2007, Characterization of Fractures and Their Effect on Reservoir Directional Flow in the Tensleep Sandstones, Wyoming: AAPG Annual Conference presentation.  
  • Peigui Yin, 2006, Diagenesis Related to the Stratigraphic Sequences in Tensleep Sandstones, Wyoming: AAPG Annual Conference poster.  

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