Dr Ruizhi Zhong

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

School of Chemical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Overview

Dr. Ruizhi Zhong is a postdoctoral research fellow at The University of Queensland (UQ). His research interests include drilling, machine learning, hydraulic fracturing, and geomechanics. His current work involves the application of machine learning for drilling applications. He holds a PhD degree in petroleum engineering from the University of Tulsa, a master's degree in petroleum and natural gas engineering and a master's degree in mechanical engineering from West Virginia University, and a bachelor's degree in theoretical and applied mechanics from Beijing Institute of Technology. He is a member of Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).

Dr. Zhong teaches Drilling Engineering and Well Test Analysis at UQ.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Tulsa
  • Master of Science, Tulsa

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Available Projects

  • This project aims to develop rock properties from drilling data and some LWD data. Machine learning models (ANN, SVM, random forest, XGBoost, etc.) are used. The conventional wireline log data will be used for evaluation.

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Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

Possible Research Projects

Note for students: The possible research projects listed on this page may not be comprehensive or up to date. Always feel free to contact the staff for more information, and also with your own research ideas.

  • This project aims to develop rock properties from drilling data and some LWD data. Machine learning models (ANN, SVM, random forest, XGBoost, etc.) are used. The conventional wireline log data will be used for evaluation.