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Petroleum Engineering

Lamia Goual

Lamia Goual

 

Associate Professor

A. J. Castagne Professor in the College of Engineering and Applied Science

Email: lgoual@uwyo.edu | Phone: (307) 766-3278

Physical Location: EN 4028, Engineering Building

Mailing Address: Dept. 3295, 1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

 


Education

BS Chemical Engineering Ecole Nationale Polytechnique, Algeria 1993
MS Petroleum Engineering Imperial College London, UK 1998
PhD Petroleum Engineering Imperial College London, UK 2003

Research Interests

My primary field of research involves interfacial science and thermodynamics as applied to production and flow in porous media with applications to oil and gas recovery, geological storage of greenhouse gases, and remediation of contaminated aquifers. I am particularly interested in the intricate interplay between fluid-fluid and fluid-rock interactions and their impact on phase behavior and transport. The study of these interactions within a multi-scale framework has been a strategy that I have adopted since I started working at UW. In this framework, microscale behaviors provide valuable insights into the thermodynamic forms, conservation equations, and flow properties at the macroscale. This is particularly important for unconventional resources where flow controls are to date an open field of research.

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Course(s) Taught:

PETE 3100, Rock & Fluids Lab
PETE 3715, Production Engineering
PETE 3900, Undergrad Research
PETE 4320, Well Log Interpretation
PETE 4225, Well Test Analysis
PETE 5080, Interfacial Phenomena
PETE 5960, Thesis Research
PETE 5980, Dissertation Research
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Petroleum Engineering

EN 4015

Dept. 3295

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-4258

Email: pete-info@uwyo.edu

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