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Weixuan Li

 

 

Ph.D candidate

University of Southern California††

Tel: +1(213)740-5763

Email: weixuan.li (at) usc.edu††††††††

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Education

           2010-present:

Ph.D. candidate in Civil Engineering

 

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

           2007-2009:

Master in Energy and Resources Engineering

 

Peking University, Beijing, China

           2003-2007:

Bachelor of Science, Theoretical and Applied Mechanics

 

Peking University, Beijing, China

 

 

Work Experience

           May-Aug 2011:

Intern, Reservoir Engineer

 

Upstream Research Company, ExxonMobil, Houston, TX

           May-Aug 2010:

Intern, Reservoir Engineer

 

Upstream Research Company, ExxonMobil, Houston, TX

           2010-present:

Research Assistant

 

Sonny Astani Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, USC

           2007-2009:

Research Assistant

 

Department of Energy and Resources Engineering, PKU

 

 

 

Research Interests

           Uncertainty analysis of subsurface flow models

           Data assimilation and model calibration

           Dimension reduction methods in stochastic modeling

 

Publications

           Li, W., Z. Lu and D. Zhang (2009), Stochastic Analysis of Unsaturated Flow with Probabilistic

Collocation Method, Water Resour. Res., Vol. 45, W08425, doi:10.1029/2008WR007530

           Li, W., A. Oyerinde, D. Stern and X. Wu (2011), Probabilistic Collocation Based Kalman Filter for Assisted

History Matching - A Case Study, 2011 SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium (presenting author)

 

Awards

           2009: Excellent Student (Peking University)

           2008: Deanís Award for Study Excellence (Peking University)

           2009: Exxon Mobil Scholarship (College of Engineering, Peking University)