Advisor: Dr. Lamia Goual and Dr. Mohammad Piri
Dept 3012, 1000 E. University Ave.
1020 E. Lewis Street
Laramie, WY 82071-2000 USA
B.S.: Industrial engineering
M.Sc.: Business management
Research Interests and Area of Specialization:
- Interface phenomena
- Mirchi, Vahideh, et al. “Dynamic interfacial tension and wettability of shale in the presence of surfactants at reservoir conditions.” Fuel 148 (2015): 127-138.
- Mirchi, Vahideh, et al. “Dynamic interfacial tensions and contact angles of surfactant-in-brine/oil/shale systems: implications to enhanced oil recovery in shale oil reservoirs.” SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2014
- Mirchi, Vahideh. “Experimental Investigation of Surfactant Flooding in Shale Oil Reservoirs: Dynamic Interfacial Tension, Adsorption, and Wettability.” Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTEC), 2014.
Current Research Project:
- Investigating the molecular interaction between solid and fluids in surfactant flooding