Subsea Engineering

Faculty

Vahid Taghikhani

Vahid Taghikhani

Professor of Chemical Engineering, Professor of Petroleum Engineering
Lecture, Subsea Engineering

Email: 

vtaghikh [at] central [dot] uh [dot] edu

Phone: 

832-829-1416

Engineering Expertise: 

Characterization and Phase Behavior of Petroleum Fluids

Cubic and non-Cubic Equations of State

Gas Hydrate Formation

WAX and Asphaltene Precipitation

Multiphase Flow Modeling and Simulation

Sand Production and Scale Formation

Nodal System Analysis and Production Optimization

CO2 Capture and Sequestration

Subsea Engineering Experience: 

Offshore Production Optimization

Tie-back System Design and Analysis

Flowline and Riser Simulation

Flow Assurance in Subsea Production Systems

Subsea Well Performance and Design

Restrictions and Piping Components on Subsea Systems

Water Flooding and WAG EOR Processes for Offshore Fields