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Research interests

Mathematical modelling of flow in porous media, in particular three-phase flow in the context of groundwater contamination and enhanced hydrocarbon recovery processes: Pore-scale modelling of multi-phase flow: intra-pore phenomena, pore-network models Multi-scale modelling of porous media, upscaling of multi-phase flow properties from pore-to-continuum-scale Applications: Carbonate Reservoirs, Water-Alternating-Gas injection (WAG)


1992 – Ir.: (MSc) degree Technical Mathematics, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands 1997: PhD degree Wageningen Agricultural University, The Netherlands 1997-1998: Centre for Mathematics and Computer Sciences (CWI), Amsterdam: Research assistant for NOBIS (Netherlands research programme for biotechnological in-situ remediation) 1998: Heriot-Watt University, Department of Petroleum Engineering, Edinburgh: Research Associate - Research fellow – Lecturer since 2007 Member of AGU, EAGE, SIAM (Geosciences), Interpore

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Research Output 1996 2019

Modelling the Transition between Immiscible and Miscible WAG

Skauge, A., Sorbie, K. S. & Van Dijke, M. I. J., 8 Apr 2019, 20th European Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery. EAGE Publishing BV

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Saturation (materials composition)

Two-Phase Oil-Water Empirical Correlation Models for SCAL and Petrophysical Properties in Intermediate Wet Sandstone Reservoirs

Sabila, T., Mahmud, H. K. B., Mahmud, W. M. & Van Dijke, M. I. J., 1 Apr 2019, In : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. 495, 1, 012065.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Open Access
Core analysis
Saturation (materials composition)

Multiscale Pore Network Modelling applied to Petrophysical Characterization of Heterogeneous Carbonate Rocks

Mantovani, I. F., Moreira, A. C., Z., J., Van Dijke, M. I. J. & P., F. C., 6 Nov 2017, XXXVIII Ibero-Latin American Congress on Computational Methods in Engineering. Florianopolis: CILAMCE, (Iberian-Latin American Congress on Computational Methods in Engineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access

Pore Network Extraction for Fractured Porous Media

Jiang, Z., Van Dijke, M. I. J., Geiger, S., Ma, J., Couples, G. D. & Li, X., Sep 2017, In : Advances in Water Resources. 107, p. 280-289 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
porous medium
single-phase flow
fracture aperture
multiphase flow

Pore-scale modelling of wettability alteration during primary drainage

Kallel, W., Van Dijke, M. I. J., Sorbie, K. S. & Wood, R., 7 Feb 2017, In : Water Resources Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
capillary pressure