The selected publications in 2017:

  1. L. Jiang, Z. Chen and S.M. Farouq Ali, Modelling of reverse combustion linking in underground coal gasification, Fuel, 207 (2017), 302-311.
  2. J. Guo, J. Wang, Y. Liu, Z. Chen and H. Zhu, Analytical analysis of fracture conductivity for sparse distribution of proppant packs, Journal of Geophysics and Engineering, 14 (2017), 599-610.
  3. J. Zhang, X. Wu, Z. Chen, J. Wang and Z. Ren, Analysis of the impact of CO2 content on the physical properties of the liquid phase mixtures in oil production wells, International Journal of Global Warming, 12 (2017), 261-271.
  4. J. Xu, K. Wu, S. Yang, Y. Pan, J. Cao, B. Yan and Z. Chen, Real gas transport in tapered non-circular nanopores of shale rocks, AIChE Journal, 63 (2017), 3224–3242.
  5. X. Dong, H. Liu, Z. Zhang, L. Wang and Z. Chen, Performance of multiple thermal fluids assisted gravity drainage process in post SAGD reservoirs, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 154 (2017), 528-536.
  6. M. Elahi, M. Nassir, and Z. Chen, Effect of Various Coal Constitutive Models on Coupled Thermo-Mechanical Modeling of Underground Coal Gasification, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 154 (2017), 469–478.
  7. K. Wu, Z. Chen, X. Li, J. Xu, J. Li, K. Wang, H. Wang, S. Wang and X. Dong, Flow behavior of gas confined in nanoporous shale at high pressure: Real gas effect, Fuel, 205 (2017), 173-183.
  8. F. Jing, J. Li and Z. Chen, Discontinuous Galerkin methods for the incompressible flow with nonlinear leak boundary conditions of friction type, Applied Mathematics Letters, 73 (2017), 113-119.
  9. R. Li, J. Li, X. Liu and Z. Chen, A weak Galerkin finite element method for a coupled Stokes-Darcy problem, Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations, 33 (2017), 1352–1373.
  10. M. Yang, T. Harding and Z. Chen, An improved kinetics model for in situ combustion of pre-steamed oil sands, Energy & Fuels, 31 (2017), 3546–3556.
  11. Y. Chen, K. Li, Z. Chen and J. Wang, Restricted gene expression programming: a new approach for parameter identification inverse problems of partial differential equation, Soft Computing, 21 (2017), 2651-2663.
  12. Q. Wang, X. Jia and Z. Chen, Modeling of dynamic mass transfer in a vapor extraction heavy oil recovery process, Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 95 (2017), 1171–1180.
  13. X. Liu, J. Li, and Z. Chen, A nonconforming virtual element method for the Stokes problem on general meshes, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 320 (2017), 694-711.
  14. F. Jing, J. Li, Z. Chen and Z. Zhang, Numerical analysis of a characteristic stabilized finite element method for the time-dependent Navier-Stokes equations with nonlinear slip boundary conditions, Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 320 (2017), 43-60.
  15. E. Amirian and Z. Chen, Cognitive data-driven proxy modeling for performance forecasting of waterflooding process, Global Journal of Technology and Optimization, 8 (1), 2017, 1-9.
  16. J. Xu, Z. Chen, X. Dong, and W. Zhou, Effects of lean zones on steam-assisted gravity drainage performance, Energies 2017, 10 (4), 471, 1-16.
  17. F. Zeng, X. Cheng, J. Guo, L. Tao and Z. Chen, Hybridizing human judgment, AHP, grey theory and fuzzy expert systems for candidate well selection in fractured reservoirs, Energies 2017, 10 (4), 447, 1-22.
  18. R. He, Z. Chen, and X. Feng, Error estimates of fully discrete finite element solutions for the 2D Cahn-Hilliard equation with infinite time horizon, Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations, 33 (2017), 742–762.
  19. J. Yang, X. Li, Z. Chen, J. Tian, L. Huang and X. Liu, A productivity prediction model for cyclic steam stimulation in consideration of non-Newtonian characteristics of heavy oil (in Chinese), ACTA Petrolei Sinica, 38 (2017), 84-90.
  20. Y. Liu, J. Guo and Z. Chen, Fracturing fluid leakoff behavior in natural fractures: Effects of fluid rheology, natural fracture deformability and hydraulic fracture propagation, Journal of Porous Media 20 (2017), 155-173.
  21. C. Dang, L. Nghiem, N. Nguyen, Z. Chen, C. Yang and Q. Nguyen, A framework for assisted history matching and robust optimization of low salinity waterflooding under geological uncertainties, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 152 (2017), 330-352.
  22. K. Wu, Z. Chen, J. Li, X. Li, J. Xu and X. Dong, Wettability effect on nanoconfined water flow, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 114 (2017), 3358-3363.
  23. J. Hu, C. Zhang, Z. Rui, Y. Yu and Z. Chen, Fractured horizontal well productivity prediction in tight oil reservoirs, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 151 (2017), 159-168.
  24. X. Dong, H. Liu and Z. Chen, Mathematical modeling of heat transfer and pressure drops in the single- and dual-pipe horizontal wells, ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, 9 (2017), 1-10.
  25. Z. Luo, J. Pei, L. Wang, P. Yu and Z. Chen, Influence of an ionic liquid on rheological and filtration properties of water-based drilling fluids at high temperatures, Applied Clay Science, 136 (2017), 96-102.
  26. Ahmed I. Omar,  Zhangxing Chen and Abdulhadi E. Khalifa:  Predicating Water-flooding Performance into Stratified Reservoirs Using a data driven proxy model, Journal of Petroleum and Gas Engineering, 8(2017), 60-78.