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Yuanhang Chen

Assistant Professor

Adolphe G. Gueymard Professor

Craft & Hawkins Department of Petroleum Engineering

Louisiana State University

3209C Patrick F. Taylor Hall

Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Phone: 225-578-4394 / Fax: 888-965-9518


Educational Background

Ph.D. Petroleum Engineering, University of Tulsa, 2015

M.S. Petroleum Engineering, University of Tulsa, 2010

B.E. Control Engineering, Zhejiang University, 2008


Research Interests


Downhole Transport Processes Modeling and Simulation 
Riser Gas Management & Well Control
Managed Pressure Drilling
Wellbore Stability & Strengthening
Drilling Fluids Hydraulics & Rheology
Gas Hydrate Management

Teaching Responsibilities

Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer in Wellbores
Emerging Technologies in Drilling Engineering (MPD)
Drilling Fluids Laboratory
Well Design