Deli Gao

Deli Gao

Deli Gao
Professor, Department of Petroleum Engineering
China University of Petroleum, Beijing, China


Dr. Deli Gao is as chair professor working for Department of Petroleum Engineering in China University of Petroleum-Beijing (CUPB),China.He is a principal investigator of the Creative Research Group in critical well engineering for oil & gas issued by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, and director of Key Laboratory of Petroleum Engineering issued by the Ministry of Education,China; He is also chairman of Academic Board of the CUPB, a standing director of Chinese Petroleum Society and a member of Chinese Academy of Sciences. He has 30 years’ research and teaching experience in the field of petroleum engineering. He is committed to research on down-hole mechanics and control engineering for oil & gas, and has accomplished more than 30 research projects sponsored by the national scientific and technological funds and the leading petroleum and petrochemical corporations, such as CNPC, CNOOC, SINOPEC and so on. He has already obtained 29 items of invention patents and published 6 monographs and a lot of technical papers in which there are more than 200 papers indexed by SCI or EI. He is also members of editorial boards for more than 10 journals, such as Science Bulletin, JNGSE, Petroleum Science, Computer Modeling in Engineering & Science, Petroleum Exploration and Development, ACTA PETROLEI SINICA and so on.

Research Interest

Petroleum engineering; complex well engineering; drilling and completion for oil & gas; directional or horizontal drilling; offshore or deepwater drilling; down-hole mechanics including tubular mechanics, rock mechanics and so on; down-hole measurements and control engineering.