Dr Zhenjiang You

Dr Zhenjiang You
Research Fellow
Australian School of Petroleum
Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

I am a Research Fellow in Australian School of Petroleum, the University of Adelaide.

Working in the Formation Damage & EOR Research Group at Australian School of Petroleum, I perform research on mathematical and numerical modelling of single- and multi-phase flow in porous media, formation damage in oil/gas/geothermal reservoirs and aquifers, low-salinity waterflooding, etc.

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Dr Zhenjiang You

I am a Research Fellow in Australian School of Petroleum, the University of Adelaide.

Working in the Formation Damage & EOR Research Group at Australian School of Petroleum, I perform research on mathematical and numerical modelling of single- and multi-phase flow in porous media, formation damage in oil/gas/geothermal reservoirs and aquifers, low-salinity waterflooding, etc.

Research Interests

  • Theoretical development and mathematical modelling

- Transport phenomena in porous media: multiphase flows

- Population balance models for suspension transport

- Stochastic modelling of flow in rocks

- Analytical and numerical methods

- Exact and asymptotic solutions

 

  • Engineering applications

- Fines migration induced formation damage in oil/gas/geothermal reservoirs and aquifers

- Drilling fluid invasion and external cake formation

- Well injectivity/productivity analysis

- Low-salinity waterflooding

- Unconventional resources and recovery

- Propagation of bacteria, viruses and contaminants in groundwater

 

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2009 Research Fellow University of Adelaide, Adelaide
2004 - 2009 Postdoctoral Fellow Flinders University

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2003 Zhejiang University China PhD
1998 Zhejiang University China BEng

Research Interests

Applied Mathematics, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Flow Analysis, Fluid Physics, Fluidisation and Fluid Mechanics, Petroleum and Reservoir Engineering

Journals

Year Citation
2017 Bedrikovetsky, P., You, Z., Badalyan, A., Osipov, Y. & Kuzmina, L. (2017). Analytical model for straining-dominant large-retention depth filtration. Chemical Engineering Journal, 330, 1148-1159. 10.1016/j.cej.2017.08.031
2017 Xu, C., Kang, Y., Chen, F. & You, Z. (2017). Analytical model of plugging zone strength for drill-in fluid loss control and formation damage prevention in fractured tight reservoir. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 149, 686-700. 10.1016/j.petrol.2016.10.069
2016 Xu, C., Kang, Y., You, Z. & Chen, M. (2016). Review on formation damage mechanisms and processes in shale gas reservoir: Known and to be known. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 36, 1208-1219. 10.1016/j.jngse.2016.03.096
2016 Yang, Y., Siqueira, F., Vaz, A., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2016). Slow migration of detached fine particles over rock surface in porous media. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 34, 1159-1173. 10.1016/j.jngse.2016.07.056
2016 You, Z., Yang, Y., Badalyan, A., Bedrikovetsky, P. & Hand, M. (2016). Mathematical modelling of fines migration in geothermal reservoirs. Geothermics, 59, 123-133. 10.1016/j.geothermics.2015.05.008
2016 Xu, C., Kang, Y., Chen, F. & You, Z. (2016). Fracture plugging optimization for drill-in fluid loss control and formation damage prevention in fractured tight reservoir. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 35, Part A, 1216-1227. 10.1016/j.jngse.2016.09.059
2015 Kalantariasl, A., Farajzadeh, R., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2015). Nonuniform external filter cake in long injection wells. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 54, 11, 3051-3061. 10.1021/ie504936q
2015 Sacramento, R. N., Yang, Y., You, Z., Waldmann, A., Martins, A. L., Vaz, A. S. L. ... Bedrikovetsky, P. (2015). Deep bed and cake filtration of two-size particle suspension in porous media. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 126, 201-210. 10.1016/j.petrol.2014.12.001
2015 Naik, S., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2015). Rate enhancement in unconventional gas reservoirs by wettability alteration. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 26, 1573-1584. 10.1016/j.jngse.2015.06.016
2015 You, Z., Bedrikovetsky, P., Badalyan, A. & Hand, M. (2015). Particle mobilization in porous media: temperature effects on competing electrostatic and drag forces. Geophysical Research Letters, 42, 8, 2852-2860. 10.1002/2015GL063986
2014 You, Z., Osipov, Y., Bedrikovetsky, P. & Kuzmina, L. (2014). Asymptotic model for deep bed filtration. Chemical Engineering Journal, 258, 374-385. 10.1016/j.cej.2014.07.051
2014 Badalyan, A., You, Z., Aji, K., Bedrikovetsky, P., Carageorgos, T. & Zeinijahromi, A. (2014). Size exclusion deep bed filtration: experimental and modelling uncertainties. Review of Scientific Instruments, 85, 1, 015111-1-015111-13. 10.1063/1.4861096
2014 Oliveira, M. A., Vaz, A. S. L., Siqueira, F. D., Yang, Y., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2014). Slow migration of mobilised fines during flow in reservoir rocks: laboratory study. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 122, 534-541. 10.1016/j.petrol.2014.08.019
2014 Marquez, M., Williams, W., Knobles, M., Bedrikovetsky, P. & You, Z. (2014). Fines migration in fractured wells: Integrating modeling with field and laboratory data. SPE Production and Operations, 29, 4, 309-322. 10.2118/165108-PA
2013 Barrett, E., Abbasy, I., Wu, C. -. R., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2013). Low cost flow rate estimate in separate layers along the gas wells from temperature and pressure profiles. Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) Journal, 53, 285-294.
2013 You, Z., Bedrikovetski, P. & Kuzmina, L. (2013). Exact solution for long-term size exclusion suspension-colloidal transport in porous media. Abstract and Applied Analysis, 2013, 1-9. 10.1155/2013/680693
2013 Yuan, H., You, Z., Shapiro, A. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2013). Improved population balance model for straining-dominant deep bed filtration using network calculations. Chemical Engineering Journal, 226, 227-237. 10.1016/j.cej.2013.04.031
2012 Badalyan, A., Carageorgos, T., Bedrikovetski, P., You, Z., Zeinijahromi, A. & Kaiser, A. (2012). Critical analysis of uncertainties during particle filtration. Review of Scientific Instruments, 83, 9, 1-9. 10.1063/1.4749844
2012 You, Z., Badalyan, A. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2012). Size-exclusion colloidal transport in porous media - stochastic modeling and experimental study. SPE Journal, 18, 4, 620-633. 10.2118/162941-PA
2012 Yuan, H., Shapiro, A., You, Z. & Badalyan, A. (2012). Estimating filtration coefficients for straining from percolation and random walk theories. Chemical Engineering Journal, 210, 63-73. 10.1016/j.cej.2012.08.029
2012 Barrett, E., Abbasy, I., Wu, C. R., You, Z. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2012). Determining gas rate distribution from temperature and pressure profiles in gas well. Thermal Science, 16, 5, 1339-1343. 10.2298/TSCI1205339B
2012 Kaiser, A., You, Z. & Badalyan, A. (2012). Transport and straining of suspensions in porous media: Experimental and theoretical study. Thermal Science, 16, 5, 1344-1348. 10.2298/TSCI1205344A
2012 Chalk, P., Gooding, N., Hutten, S., You, Z. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2012). Pore size distribution from challenge coreflood testing by colloidal flow. Chemical Engineering Research & Design, 90, 1, 63-77. 10.1016/j.cherd.2011.08.018

Conference Papers

Year Citation
2017 Borazjani, S., Behr, A., Genolet, L., Kowollik, P., You, Z. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2017). Low-Salinity Fines-Assisted Waterflooding: Multiscale Analytical and Numerical Modelling. PE Reservoir Characterisation and Simulation Conference and Exhibition. Abudahbi.
2016 Yang, Y., You, Z., Siqueira, F., Vaz, A. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2016). A new phenomenon of slow fines migration in oil and gas fields (laboratory and mathematical modelling).
2016 You, Z., Kalantariasl, A., Schulze, K., Storz, J., Burmester, C., Künckeler, S. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2016). Injectivity impairment during produced water disposal into low-permeability völkersen aquifer (compressibility and reservoir boundary effects).
2016 Borazjani, S., Behr, A., Genolet, L., Van Der Net, A., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2016). Analytical modelling of low-salinity waterflooding with fines migration.
2016 You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2016). Identifying the source and magnitude of formation damage from pressure and temperature profiles.
2015 Kalantariasl, A., Schulze, K., Storz, J., Burmester, C., Kuenckeler, S., You, Z. ... Bedrikovetsky, P. (2015). Injectivity during PWRI and disposal in thick low permeable formations (Laboratory and Mathematical Modelling, Field Case).
2015 You, Z., Badalyan, A., Yang, Y., Carageorgos, T., Schacht, U. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2015). New laboratory method to assess formation damage in geothermal wells. SPE European Formation Damage Conference and Exhibition. Budapest, Hungary.
2015 Carageorgos, T., Badalyan, A., Beasley, T., Nguyen, D., Kashavarz, A., Schacht, U. ... Bedrikovetsky, P. (2015). Laboratory and Mathematical Modelling of Fines Production from CSG Interburden Rocks. SPE Asia Pacific Unconventional Resources Conference and Exhibition. Brisbane, Australia.
2015 Carageorgos, T., Badalyan, A., You, Z., Schacht, U., Bedrikovetsky, P., Hand, M. & Matthews, C. (2015). Laboratory study on formation damage in geothermal reservoirs due to fines migration. World Geothermal Congress. Melbourne, Australia.
2015 You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2015). Prediction of gas rates from different layers by temperature distributions in wells: Application to unconventional fields.
2015 You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2015). Depth distribution of gas rates from temperature and pressure profiles in unconventional gas wells.
2015 Kalantariasl, A., Farajzadeh, R., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2015). Mathematical modelling of non-uniform external cake profile in long injection wells.
2015 Naik, S., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2015). Effect of wettability alteration on productivity enhancement in unconventional gas reservoirs: Application of nanotechnology.
2014 Hand, M., Bedrikovetski, P., Huddlestone, C., Badalyan, A., You, Z., Brautigan, D. ... Matthews, C. (2014). Case study: Reservoir quality in sedimentary geothermal settings in Australia.
2014 Siqueira, F., Yang, Y., Vaz, A., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2014). Prediction of productivity decline in Oil and Gas wells due to fines migration: Laboratory and mathematical modelling.
2014 Carageorgos, T., Badalyan, A., You, Z., Schacht, U., Bedrikovetsky, P., Matthews, C. & Hand, M. (2014). A new experimental procedure for formation damage assessment in geothermal wells. Thirty-Ninth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering. Stanford, CA, USA.
2014 Yang, Y., You, Z., Bedrikovetsky, P., Sacramento, R., Vaz, A., Leibhson, A. ... Zitha, P. (2014). External cake built of bisized particles in well injectivity and drilling.
2014 You, Z., Badalyan, A., Bedrikovetsky, P., Hand, M. & Matthews, C. (2014). Productivity decline in a Salamander geothermal well: experiment, modelling and case study.
2013 You, Z., Bedrikovetski, P. & Hand, M. (2013). Mathematical modelling of formation damage in geothermal wells due to fines migration. Australian Geothermal Energy Conference. Brisbane, Queensland.
2013 You, Z., Badalyan, A., Bedrikovetski, P., Hand, M. & Jenson, D. (2013). Productivity decline due to fines migration (modelling and field case study). International Petroleum Technology Conference. China.
2013 Kaiser, A., You, Z., Bedrikovetski, P., Badalyan, A. & Carageorgos, T. (2013). Experimental investigation for colloid migration in porous media under particle-rock repulsion. Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association Conference. Brisbane, QLD.
2013 Barrett, E., Abbasy, I., Wu, C. R., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2013). Determining rate profile in gas wells from pressure and temperature depth distributions. 2013 International Petroleum Technology Conference. Beijing, China. 10.2523/17041-MS
2013 Badalyan, A., Carageorgos, T., You, Z., Schacht, U., Bedrikovetski, P., Matthews, C. & Hand, M. (2013). Analysis of Field Case in Salamander-1 Geothermal Well. Australian Geothermal Energy Conference. Brisbane, Australia.
2013 Marquez, M., Williams, W., Knobles, M., Bedrikovetski, P. & You, Z. (2013). Fines migration in fractured wells: Integrating modeling, field and laboratory data. European Formation Damage Conference and Exhibition -Unconventional and Conventional Solutions to Challenging Reservoirs. Noordwijk, Netherlands.
2013 Barrett, E., Abbasy, I., Wu, C. R., You, Z. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2013). Low-cost flow-rate estimate in separate layers along gas wells from temperature and pressure profiles. Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) Conference and Exhibition. Brisbane, QLD.
2012 You, Z. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2012). A new mathematical model for colloidal flow in rocks: Accounting for pore geometry and network topology in bimodal media. International Oilfield Nanotechnology Conference. The Netherlands. 10.2118/152026-MS
2012 You, Z., Kaiser, A., Badalyan, A. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2012). Effect of nanoparticle transport and retention in oilfield rocks on the efficiency of different nanotechnologies in oil industry. International Oilfield Nanotechnology Conference. Netherlands. 10.2118/157097-MS
2012 Barrett, E., Abbasy, I., Wu, C. R., You, Z. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2012). Treatment of temperature and pressure profiles along the wellbore to determine gas rate. International Production and Operations Conference and Exhibition. Doha Qatar. 10.2118/152039-MS
2012 Bedrikovetski, P., You, Z., Badalyan, A., Hand, M., Matthews, C. & Jenson, D. (2012). Formation damage in geothermal wells (Salamander field case). Asia Pacific Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition. Perth. 10.2118/158739-MS
2012 Barrett, E., Abbasy, I., Wu, C. R., You, Z. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2012). Improved determination of well rate from temperature and pressure distributions along the well. North Africa Technical Conference and Exhibition. Cairo. 10.2118/150868-MS
2012 Barrett, E., Abbasy, I., Wu, C. R., You, Z. & Bedrikovetsky, P. (2012). Direct averaging estimates of separate zone production in gas wells based on pressure and temperature profiles. SPE Asia Pacific Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition (APOGCE 2012). Perth, Australia. 10.2118/158742-MS
2012 McLindin, C., Saha, A., Le, K., Kaiser, A., You, Z., Badalyan, A. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2012). Colloidal flow in aquifers during produced water disposal: Experimental and mathematical modelling. Middle East Health, Safety, Security, and Environment Conference and Exhibition. Abu Dhabi.
2012 Kaiser, A., McLindin, C., Saha, A., Le, K., You, Z., Badalyan, A. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2012). Colloidal-suspension flow in rocks: a new mathematical model, laboratory study, IOR. Conference at Oil and Gas West Asia. Oman. 10.2118/152025-MS
2012 Kaiser, A., You, Z., Badalyan, A. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2012). Study of particle straining effect on produced water management and injectivity enhancement. International Production and Operations Conference and Exhibition. Doha Qatar. 10.2118/157399-MS
2011 Chalk, P., Gooding, N., Hutten, S., You, Z. & Bedrikovetski, P. (2011). Laboratory and theoretical investigation of size exclusion suspension flow in rocks. Society of Petroleum Engineers European Formation Damage Conference. Noordwijk. 10.2118/144219-MS

Conference Items

Year Citation
2015 You, Z., Badalyan, A., Yang, Y., Carageorgos, T., Schacht, U., Bedrikovetsky, P. & Hand, M. (2015). New laboratory method to assess formation damage in geothermal wells.

Mathematical and laboratory modelling of suspension flow in rocks, 2009–2011

Research and development of analytical model for prediction of the flow distribution within gas wells, 2010-2011

Modelling the capillary entrapment phenomena and integrity of geological reservoirs for clean energy, water and waste management technologies, 2010-2013

Development of innovative technologies for oil production based on the advanced theory of suspension flows in porous media, 2010-2013

Novel technology for enhanced coal seam gas production utilising mechanisms stimulated cleat permeability through graded particle injection, 2011-2014

Using nano technology for improved gas and oil recovery, 2012-2013

Prediction of injectivity decline during produced water reinjection, 2012–2014

Reservoir quality in sedimentary geothermal resources, 2012-2014

Fines migration in coal seam gas reservoirs, 2013–2015

Low Salinity Fines-Assisted Waterflooding: reservoir prediction tools & field study, 2014–2017

New nanotechnology controlling wettability in unconventional gas reservoirs, 2015-2018

Teaching Interests

  • Colloidal/suspension/nano transport in porous media

  • Mathematical modelling and fluid mechanics for petroleum industry

  • Fines migration and formation damage

  • Enhanced Oil/Gas Recovery

  • Petroleum Engineering Honours Project

PhD and Master students in Petroleum Engineering

Position
Research Fellow
Phone
83134290
Fax
8313 4345
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Santos Petroleum Engineering Building
Room Number
3 07
Org Unit
Australian School of Petroleum

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