Yongan (Peter) Gu, Ph.D., P.Eng.

  • Professor
  • Petroleum Systems Engineering
  • Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
  • University of Regina
  • Regina, Saskatchewan S4S 0A2, CANADA
  • B.Sc., Nanjing University of Science and Technology, CHINA, 1982
  • M.Sc., Nanjing University of Science and Technology, CHINA, 1985
  • Ph.D., University of Alberta, CANADA, 1999
  • Office: PTRC 201.2
  • Natural Resources of CANADA (NRCan) Professor
  • Petroleum Technology Research Centre (PTRC) (www.ptrc.ca)
  • Tel: 1 (306) 585-4630
  • Fax: 1 (306) 585-4855
  • E-mail:


Conference Committee Member and Session Co-Chairperson: Invited to be an evaluation committee member ( 2014 ), co-chair sessions of “"PVT and Fluid Characterization"” ( 2013 ) and “"Fluid Characterization"” ( 2012 ) in SPE Heavy Oil Conference-Canada (HOCC)

Invited Speaker: Invited to give 12 technical seminars in 2004-2014 about the following five technical topics at the China University of Petroleum (CUP-East China and CUP-Beijing), China University of Geosciences(CUG-Wuhan), Yangtze University, and Wuhan University in China:
  1.  Weyburn CO2 EOR project
  2.  CO2 EOR
  3.  Asphaltene precipitation
  4.  VAPEX
  5.  Chemical EOR

Visiting Professor: Appointed as a Visiting Professor by the Yangtze University in China (2007-2014)

Appointed as a Visiting Professor by the China University of Geosciences (CUG-Wuhan) in China (2012-2014)

Technical Reviewer: NSERC grant applications and over 23 national and international journals

Committee Member:
  1.  NSERC Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering GSC-04 (2007-2008)
  2.  UofR FGSR Ph.D. Studies Committee (2006-2009)
  3.  UofR Campus Promotion Committee (2007-2010)

Technical Consultant: Provided technical consulting for the following twelve petroleum companies and research institutes:
  1.  Gas Technology Institute (GTI, USA)
  2.  Rand (USA)
  3.  Hatch Associates Limited (Canada)
  4.  Husky Energy (Canada)
  5.  Penn West Exploration (Canada)
  6.  SaskEnergy-TransGas (Canada)
  7.  Daqing Oilfield (China)
  8.  Shengli Oilfield (China)
  9.  Xinjiang Oilfield (China)
  10. CNPC (China)
  11. SINOPEC (China)
  12. Yangtze University

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