Uche Igwe


Education researcher-photos-007

M.Sc. Chemical Engineering, University of Wyoming, USA, 2016

M.Sc. Environmental Engineering, University of Wyoming, USA, 2015

B.Eng. Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Nigeria, 2010
Academic Experience

Research Assistant – Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Wyoming, USA, 2015 – present – Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering, University of Wyoming, USA (2013-2015)
Research Interests

Multiphase flow in porous media – Physics of pore-scale displacement – Improved hydrocarbon recovery from shale and tight – Interfacial effects in multiphase flow through porous media

– Application of advanced membrane separation processes and sub-surface remediation technology in oil and gas industries


Current Research Project:

– Evaluation of the effect of stress on multiphase flow experiment

– Fluid flow investigation and visualization using Micro tomography

– Displacement physics in porous media