Gang Lei

Visiting Scholars

Postdoctoral Fellow​


Selected Publications

  • ​Lei  G., Liao Q., Patil S., et al. Effect of clay content on permeability behavior of argillaceous porous media under stress dependence: A theoretical and experimental work[J]. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 2019.
  • Lei G., Li W., Wen Q. The convective heat transfer of fractal porous media ​under stress condition[J]. International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 2019, 137: 55-63.
  • Cao N., Lei G.. Stress sensitivity of tight reservoirs during pressure loading and unloading process[J]. Petroleum Exploration and Development, 2019, 46(1): 138-144.
  • Dong Z., Li W., Lei G., et al. Embedded Discrete Fracture Modeling as a Method to Upscale Permeability for Fractured Reservoirs[J]. Energies, 2019, 12(5): 812.​


  • ​Ph.D., Petroleum Engineering, China University of Petroleum-Beijing, China, 2015
  • M.Sc., Computational Mathematics, China University of Petroleum-Beijing, China, 2012
  • B.S., Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, China Agricultural University, China, 2009

Professional Profile

  • 2016.4-2018.4 Peking University Post-doctoral fellow
  • 2018.8-2020.8 KFUPM post-doctoral fellow

Scientific and Professional Membership


Non-KAUST Affiliations

​Peking University, Dr. Zhang,
KFUPM, Dr. Liao,​

Research Interests Keywords

Reservoir Simulation Flow in fractured porous media