Sriram's team supports the Texas Delaware Basin and Midland Basin Business Units on development planning decisions using geological and simulation modeling. His team also leads the effort for the conception and execution of EOR in Unconventional Reservoirs. His previous role at Oxy was a Reservoir Engineer in the conventional asset where he managed the operations of the most mature CO2 flooded oil field in the Permian Basin. Previously, he also worked at Shell supporting assets in South East Asia and North Africa. Sriram has a Masters in Petroleum Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin and an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Sriram is also a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Texas.
Yu provides unconventional simulation and EOR process design support to TX Delaware and Midland Basin BUs. Yu also has extensive interests and experience in fiber optic (FO) data analysis and interpretation. Yu earned a PhD degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.
Chris holds a B.S in Geology from the College of Charleston and a M.S. in Geology from the University of Georgia. He began his career in 2013 and worked exclusively with Anadarko until subsequently joining Occidental via merger. He has spent most of his career working on fault and fracture characterization projects and specializes in image log analysis, seismic interpretation, and core descriptions in onshore and deep-water venues around the world.
Jichao focuses on unconventional reservoir modeling and optimization in Permian Basin. He received Bachelors and Masters degrees in petroleum engineering from China University of Petroleum and a Ph.D. degree in petroleum engineering of Texas A&M University. He is a technical reviewer for the Journal of Petroleum Science & Engineering and the Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering.