Xiaohui Deng


Team Lead

Heavy Oil



Xiaohui Deng is the team leader for the Heavy Oil group. His research interests focus on numerical simulation and experimental study of complex oil and coalbed methane recovery processes including thermal/solvent gravity drainage recovery, cyclic steam stimulation recovery, CO2 enhanced oil recovery and CO2/flue gas/sour gas enhanced coalbed methane recovery. He received a Ph.D. in cryogenic engineering from the Huazhong University of Science and Technology (China) in 1994.