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chemical engineer

Hong Wen Gao was American chemical engineer. Achievements include a 3-dimensional, 3-phase simulator for mobility control and permeability modification in subterranean formations, a simulator for solution mining of primary copper ore. Fund raiser American Heart Association, 1991, 94, 95. Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Society of Petroleum Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Background

Gao, Hong Wen was born on January 31, 1945 in Taipei, Taiwan. Arrived in United States, 1970, naturalized, 1988. Son of Don Ching and Mahn (Chen) Gao.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, University Utah, 1979.

Career

Postdoctoral research associate, U. Utah, Salt Lake City, 1979-1983;senior engineer, National Institute for Petroleum and Energy Research, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 1984-1993;principal chemical engineer, Business Development Manager-Oklahoma, Inc./NIPER, Bartlesville, 1994-1996;principal chemical engineer, Business Development Manager Petroleum Technologies, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include a 3-dimensional, 3-phase simulator for mobility control and permeability modification in subterranean formations, a simulator for solution mining of primary copper ore.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to the United States Department Energy fossil energy and professional journals including Journal of Rheology, Metallurgical Trans B, Macromolecules, Encyclopedia of Engineering Materials, Society of Petroleum Engineers Reservoir Engineering, Society of Petroleum Engineers Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering.

Membership

Fund raiser American Heart Association, 1991, 94, 95. Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Society of Petroleum Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Ellen Ling Tsuei, April 7, 1973. Children: Karen G., Judy G., Stanley G.

father:
Don Ching Gao

mother:
Mahn (Chen) Gao

spouse:
Ellen Ling Tsuei

child:
Karen G. Gao

child:
Judy G. Gao

child:
Stanley G. Gao