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Associate Professor
Milad Khatibi { "honorific-suffix": "Associate Professor", "fn": "Milad Khatibi", "tel": "", "email": "milad.khatibi@uis.no" }

Faculty Faculty of Science and Technology
Department Department of Energy and Petroleum Engineering
Priv. phone/mob (+47) 51831729

Doctorate Scholarship in Multiphase Flow Technology

Courses taught

Research fields

  • Turbulent Liquid-Particle Flow
  • Oil-Water-Gas Flow
  • Newtonian & non-Newtonian Fluid Rheology
  • Numerical Simulation (CFD) and Computational Modeling
  • Experimental Studies

Selected publications

Research in progress

Work experience

Scientific publications (from Cristin)

  • Amaratunga, Polwattage Don Malitha Maduran; Khatibi, Milad; Potokin, Nikita; Time, Rune Wiggo (2018). Predicting rheological properties of water-based polymer mixtures from their component properties – Poly-Anionic Cellulose and Xanthan gum. Annual Transactions - The Nordic Rheology Society. ISSN 1601-4057. Volume 26. p. 31-39.
  • Busch, Alexander; Islam, Aminul; Martins, Dwayne Werner; Iversen, Fionn; Khatibi, Milad; Johansen, Stein Tore; Time, Rune Wiggo; Meese, Ernst A. (2018). Cuttings-transport modeling-part 1: Specification of benchmark parameters with a norwegian-continental-shelf perspective. SPE Drilling & Completion. ISSN 1064-6671. Volume 33. Booklet 2. p. 130-148. DOI: 10.2118/180007-PA.
  • Busch, Alexander; Myrseth, Velaug; Khatibi, Milad; Skjetne, Paal; Hovda, Sigve; Johansen, Stein Tore (2018). Rheological characterization of Polyanionic Cellulose solutions with application to drilling fluids and cuttings transport modeling. Applied Rheology. ISSN 1430-6395. Volume 28. Booklet 2. p. 1-16. DOI: 10.3933/APPLRHEOL-28-25154.
  • Divyankar, Shreyansh; Khatibi, Milad; Time, Rune Wiggo; Skadsem, Hans Joakim; Aasen, Jan Aage (2018). Experimental and CFD Study of Circulation Efficiency in Simulated Irregular Annulus. In: ASME 2018 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering - Volume 8: Polar and Arctic Sciences and Technology; Petroleum Technology. ASME Press. ISBN 978-0-7918-5129-6.
  • Khatibi, Milad; Time, Rune Wiggo; Shaibu, Rashid (2018). Dynamical Feature of Particle Dunes in Newtonian and Shear-Thinning Flows: Relevance to Hole-Cleaning in Pipe and Annulus. International Journal of Multiphase Flow. ISSN 0301-9322. Volume 99. p. 284-293. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmultiphaseflow.2017.10.015.
  • Petersen, Johnny; Khatibi, Milad; Time, Rune Wiggo; Siahaan, Hardy B (2018). Dynamic Particle Transport in Horizontal Pipes Based on Three-Layer Modeling: Simulation and Experimental Study. In: ASME 2018 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering - Volume 8: Polar and Arctic Sciences and Technology; Petroleum Technology. ASME Press. ISBN 978-0-7918-5129-6.
  • Wiktorski, Ekaterina; Khatibi, Milad; Sui, Dan; Time, Rune Wiggo (2018). Study of Frictional Forces Between Rotating Pipes and Wellbore in Horizontal Wells: Experimental and Modelling. In: ASME 2018 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering - Volume 8: Polar and Arctic Sciences and Technology; Petroleum Technology. ASME Press. ISBN 978-0-7918-5129-6.
  • Busch, Alexander; Khatibi, Milad; Johansen, Stein Tore; Time, Rune Wiggo (2017). A 2D sediment bed morphodynamics model for turbulent, non-Newtonian, particle-loaded flows. In: Progress in Applied CFD – CFD2017 Selected papers from 12th International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics in the Oil & Gas, Metallurgical and Process Industries. SINTEF akademisk forlag. ISBN 978-82-536-1544-8. p. 479-489.
  • Khatibi, Milad; Time, Rune Wiggo; Busch, Alexander; Johansen, Stein Tore; Martins, Dwayne Werner; Islam, Md. Aminul; Iversen, Fionn (2017). Investigation of Suspended Particles Around an Obstacle in Vertical Pipe Flow: Comparison Study Experimental and Simulation. In: ASME 2017 36th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering - Volume 8: Polar and Arctic Sciences and Technology; Petroleum Technology, Trondheim, Norway, June 25–30, 2017. ASME Press. ISBN 978-0-7918-5776-2.
  • Khatibi, Milad; Potokin, Nikita; Time, Rune Wiggo (2016). Experimental investigation of effect of salts on rheological properties of non-Newtonian fluids. Annual Transactions - The Nordic Rheology Society. ISSN 1601-4057. Volume 24.
  • Khatibi, Milad; Time, Rune Wiggo; Rabenjafimanantsoa, Herimonja Andrianifaliana (2016). Particles falling through viscoelastic non-Newtonian flows in a horizontal rectangular channel analyzed with PIV and PTV techniques. Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics. ISSN 0377-0257. Volume 235. p. 143-153. DOI: 10.1016/j.jnnfm.2016.08.004.
  • Khatibi, Milad; Schümann, Heiner; Nydal, Ole Jørgen; Yang, Zhi Lin; Time, Rune Wiggo (2015). Inclination effect on stratified oil-water pipe flow. In: 17th International Conference on Multiphase Technology 2015 : proceedings of a meeting held 10.-12. June 2015, Cannes, France. BHR Group. ISBN 9781510811447.
  • Schümann, Heiner; Khatibi, Milad; Tutkun, Murat; Pettersen, Bjørnar H.; Yang, Zhi Lin; Nydal, Ole Jørgen (2015). Droplet Size Measurements in Oil–Water Dispersions: A Comparison Study Using FBRM and PVM. Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology. ISSN 0193-2691. Volume 36. Booklet 10. p. 1432-1443. DOI: 10.1080/01932691.2014.989569.
  • Zoric, Josip; Busch, Alexander; Meese, Ernst A.; Khatibi, Milad; Time, Rune Wiggo; Johansen, Stein Tore; Rabenjafimanantsoa, Herimonja Andrianifaliana (2015). ON PRAGMATISM IN INDUSTRIAL MODELING PART II: WORKFLOWS AND ASSOCIATED DATA AND METADATA. In: Eleventh International Conference on CFD in the Minerals and Process Industries CSIRO, Melbourne, Australia 7-9 December 2015. CSIRO Publishing. ISBN 978-1-4863-0620-6.
  • Shmueli Alvarado, Andrea; Khatibi, Milad; Arnulf, Thomas; Djoric, Biljana; Nydal, Ole Jørgen (2014). Experiments on Gas Flow With Wet Pipe Walls. In: 9th North American Conference on Multiphase Technology 2014. BHR Group. ISBN 9781632668585. p. 29-39.
  • Amaratunga, Polwattage Don Malitha Maduran; Khatibi, Milad; Time, Rune Wiggo; Potokin, Nikita (2018). Predicting Mixture Rheological Properties of Water-Based Polymer Blends from Their Component Properties – Xanthan Gum and Polyanionic Cellulose. 2018-06-14 - 2018-06-15.
  • Khatibi, Milad; Wiktorski, Ekaterina; Sui, Dan; Time, Rune Wiggo (2018). Experimental Study of Frictional Pressure Loss for Eccentric Drillpipe in Horizontal Wells. 2018-08-27 - 2018-08-29.
  • Shmueli Alvarado, Andrea; Khatibi, Milad; Arnulf, Thomas; Djoric, Biljana; Nydal, Ole Jørgen (2014). Experiments on Gas Flow With Wet Pipe Walls. BHR Group; 2014-06-11 - 2014-06-13.