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Kyuro Sasaki is a professor of Department of Earth Resources Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Kyushu University(KU), Japan  since 2005. He had taught at Mining College, Akita University for 20 years, and moved to KU. He holds BS, MS and PhD degrees from Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan. His research interests are mineral resources production, fluid mechanics and heat & mass transfer phenomena and economic optimization in Mining and Petroleum Industries. He has published several papers on Mine Ventilation, Open-pit Optimization, SAGD, Methane Hydrate Production Method and Enhanced Coal Bed Methane Recovery, CO2 Geological Storage, Spontaneous Combustion of Coal and Mine Ventilation, etc.  He recently forcuses on studying Geological CO2 Storage  and CO2 Monitoring System.

Education/Academic qualification

Fluids Engineering, PhD, Hokkaido Universitey

Apr 1 1981Mar 20 1984

External positions

Professor, Akita University

Apr 1 2001Jul 31 2005

Adjunct Professor, University of Alberta

Nov 1 1999Aug 31 2002

Associate Professor, Akita University

Oct 1 1992Mar 31 2001

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Enhanced Oil Recovery

Sasaki, K.

Project: Research project

Soil CO2 flux monitoring

Sasaki, K.

Project: Research project

Research Output 1982 2018

An object-base modeling and simulation of CO2 plume dynamic in saline formation in Nam Vang Field, Cuu Long Basin, Vietnam

Vo Thanh, H., Sugai, Y. & Sasaki, K., Dec 4 2018, 24th Formation Evaluation Symposium of Japan. Society of Petrophysicists and Well-Log Analysts, p. 1-6 6 p. SPWLA-JFES-2018-F

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


Effect of surfactants and their blend with silica nanoparticles on wax deposition in a Malaysian crude oil

Hao Lim, Z., Said-Al Salim, H., Ridzuan, N., Nguele, R. & Sasaki, K., Jul 2018, In : Petroleum Science. 15, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Experimental study on seismic attenuation and permeability of large porosity rock

Yang, X., Sasaki, K., Zhang, X. & Sugai, Y., May 2018, In : Journal of Geoscience and Environment Protection. 2018, 6, p. 80-90 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
seismic attenuation
experimental study
enhanced oil recovery
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Open Access