Weiwei Zhu

PhD Students
​MS/Ph.D. Student

Research Interests

Weiwei's current research topic is about the connectivity of the fracture network. Through generating the discrete fracture network, he applies the percolation theory to analyze the connectivity properties of the fracture network.​


  • M.S. Candidate, ANPERC, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2016-present
  • B.S., Petroleum Engineering, China University of Petroleum, Beijing, China, 2011-2015​

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • ​​Member, Society of Petroleum Engineers


  • National Scholarship (2012, 2013)
  • Chevron Scholarship (2014)
  • Best Undergraduate Student of Petroleum Engineering College, China University of Petroleum, Beijing, Beijing, China (2014)​

KAUST Affiliations

  • Ali I. Al-Naimi Petroleum Engineering Research Center (ANPERC)
  • Division of Physical and Engineering (PSE)​