Researcher

Dr Furqan Le-Hussain

My Expertise

CO2 sequestration

Carbon Capture Utilization and Sequestration (CCUS)

Laboratory investigation of CO2 injection into oil reservoirs and aquifers

CCS. 

Field of Research (FoR)

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Biography

Furqan Le-Hussain research CO2 geosequestration in aquifers and hydrocarbon reservoirs. His research enhances the feasibility of CO2 geosequestration in heterogeneous and low-pressure formations to maximize CO2 storage. His research group discovered water-saturated CO2 injection into oil reservoirs to improve oil recovery and CO2 storage.

 


My Grants

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Furqan Le-Hussain research CO2 geosequestration in aquifers and hydrocarbon reservoirs. His research enhances the feasibility of CO2 geosequestration in heterogeneous and low-pressure formations to maximize CO2 storage. His research group discovered water-saturated CO2 injection into oil reservoirs to improve oil recovery and CO2 storage.

 


My Grants

Project Title Sponsor Name Awarded From Awarded To
A spatio-temporal partitioning approach to colloidal flows in porous media Australian Research Council / Discovery Project 1/01/2020 31/12/2022
Multiscale physics for enhanced oil recovery University of Adelaide / ARC Linkage Project  6/02/2020 5/02/2023
Low Salinity Fines-Assisted Waterflooding - Support provided in analysing samples from Wintershall Holding GmbH University of Adelaide / Wintershall Holding Gmbh  1/10/2019 1/05/2021
EOR assessment phase-1 Bridgeport Energy Limited  1/10/2019 30/09/2021
Core testing – Boggabri Mine Boggabri Coal Operations  15/02/2019 31/12/2020
Low Salinity Fines-Assisted Waterflooding: reservoir prediction tools & field study Adelaide Research & Innovation Pty Ltd / Wintershall Holding Gmbh  1/03/2014 1/04/2017
Laboratory Investigation of CO2-Brine Multiphase Flow Properties FEI Canberra Pty Ltd / Contract Research 8/10/2013 31/07/2015

My Qualifications

PhD in Petroleum Engineering from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

BSc and MSc in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore, Pakistan


My Research Supervision


Areas of supervision

Experimental investigation of CO2 injectivity and trapping during CO2 sequestration in saline aquifers

Co-optimization of CO2 storage and oil recovery


My Teaching

I am currently teaching following courses:

PTRL 3001 Reservoir Engineering B

PTRL3040 Numerical Reservoir Simulation

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Location

Tyree Energy and Technology Building (H6)
Level 2, Room 219
Kensington Campus