Mohammad Heshmati

Mohammad-HeshmatiPhD Student of Petroleum Engineering

Room: 2018
Engineering Building
Advisor: Dr. Mohammad Piri

Dep. 3295
1000 E.  University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-761-0785


B.S. : Petroleum Engineering (Production Engineering), Petroleum University of Technology, 2003
M.Sc. : Chemical Engineering (Reservoir Engineering), University of Tehran, 2006


1-Heshmati M., Haghighi M., Torabi M., and Mahdavi H., “Experimental Investigation of Polymer Flooding in Heterogeneous systems using High Permeability Glass Micro-Models and Low Viscosity Polymer Solutions”, Journal of Science, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Research Interests and Area of Specialization:
1-Pore level physics
2-Reservoir Numerical Modeling
3-Enhances oil recovery processes and modeling and experiments
Current Research Project:
Effect of Dynamic Contact Angle on Fluid Flow through Capillary System


Previous Researches:
1-Study of PVT and fluid behavior of Iranian reservoir fluids, Research Institute of Petroleum Industry, Tehran, Iran, 2006-2009
2-Planning and development of a Heavy and Extra-Heavy Oil data base, PetroPars Co. Ltd., 2008
3-Tracer test application for an Iranian gas reservoir (Planned to be used as a gas storage reservoir), ICOFC-University of Tehran, 2005-2007
4-Micromodel setup and experiments used to study different aspects of reservoir engineering, University of Tehran, 2004-2006


1-Research Institute of Petroleum Industry, Tehran, Iran, 2006-2009
2-Data Consulting Services, Schlumberger, Muscat, Oman, Summer of 2005