### Contact Professor Hoi Yeung

- Email: h.yeung@cranfield.ac.uk

## Background

Hoi graduated from the University of Hong Kong with first class honours in Mechanical Engineering and completed a PhD in turbomachinery from the University of Newcastle (UK).

After a period in GEC Gas Turbines, he worked at the British Hydrodynamics Research Association as a research and then a senior engineer. Hoi lectured in Hong Kong Polytechnic University for a couple of years before returning to the UK as principal engineer with a water industry consultant. He joined Cranfield in the 90s as a Senior Lecturer.

Hoi has over 100 publications, sits on research council review panels and acts as a referee for technical journals. He has won the EEEGr Innovation Award and the IMechE Ludwig Mond Prize.

## Current activities

Current research includes oil and gas production technology and process intensification methods for carbon capture.

## Clients

Hoi has worked with a range of organisations from:

Governmental organisations (research councils, TSB, and EU)

Large global companies (e.g. BP, Chevron, Shell, EADS)

Small technology companies (DeFlows, Caltec).

Projects range from blue sky research, technology transfer to consultancy.

## Publications

### Articles In Journals

- Ahmed S, Aliyu A, Baba Y, Abdulkadir M, Abdulhadi R, .... (2022). Comparative Analysis of Riser Base and Flowline Gas Injection on Vertical Gas-Liquid Two-Phase Flow. Energies, 15(19)
- Abbagoni BM, Yeung H & Lao L. (2022). Non-invasive measurement of oil-water two-phase flow in vertical pipe using ultrasonic Doppler sensor and gamma ray densitometer. Chemical Engineering Science, 248(February)
- Archibong-Eso A, Baba Y, Aliyu A, Ribeiro J, Abam F, .... (2021). Particle-Transport Mechanism in Liquid/Liquid/Solid Multiphase Pipeline Flow of High-Viscosity Oil/Water/Sand. SPE Journal, 26(05)
- Shi J, Gourma M & Yeung H. (2021). A CFD study on horizontal oil-water flow with high viscosity ratio. Chemical Engineering Science, 229
- Archibong-Eso A, Aliyu AM, Yan W, Okeke NE, Baba YD, .... (2020). Experimental Study on Sand Transport Characteristics in Horizontal and Inclined Two-Phase Solid-Liquid Pipe Flow. Journal of Pipeline Systems Engineering and Practice, 11(1)
- Baba YD, Archibong-Eso A, Aliyu AM, Fajemidupe OT, Ribeiro JXF, .... (2019). Slug Translational Velocity for Highly Viscous Oil and Gas Flows in Horizontal Pipes. Fluids, 4(3)
- Fajemidupe OT, Aliyu AM, Baba YD, Archibong-Eso A & Yeung H. (2019). Sand minimum transport conditions in gas–solid–liquid three-phase stratified flow in a horizontal pipe at low particle concentrations. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 143
- Archibong-Eso A, Shi J, Baba YD, Aliyu AM, Raji YO, .... (2019). High viscous oil–water two–phase flow: experiments & numerical simulations. Heat and Mass Transfer, 55(3)
- Akpan PU, Mgbemene CA, Ume JI, Jones S & Yeung H. (2019). Constant heat outflow rates for air/surge vessel modelling during pressure transients. International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping, 172
- Archibong-Eso A, Okeke NE, Baba Y, Aliyu AM, Lao L, .... (2019). Estimating slug liquid holdup in high viscosity oil-gas two-phase flow. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, 65
- Baba YD, Aliyu AM, Archibong AE, Abdulkadir M, Lao L, .... (2018). Slug length for high viscosity oil-gas flow in horizontal pipes: Experiments and prediction. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 165
- Almabrok AA, Aliyu AM, Baba YD, Lao L & Yeung H. (2018). Void fraction development in gas-liquid flow after a U-bend in a vertically upwards serpentine-configuration large-diameter pipe. Heat and Mass Transfer, 54(1)
- Archibong-Eso A, Baba Y, Aliyu A, Zhao Y, Yan W, .... (2018). On slug frequency in concurrent high viscosity liquid and gas flow. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 163
- Zorgani E, Al-Awadi H, Yan W, Al-lababid S, Yeung H, .... (2018). Viscosity effects on sand flow regimes and transport velocity in horizontal pipelines. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 92
- Aliyu AM, Almabrok AA, Baba YD, Archibong A-E, Lao L, .... (2017). Prediction of entrained droplet fraction in co-current annular gas–liquid flow in vertical pipes. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 85
- Aliyu AM, Baba YD, Lao L, Yeung H & Kim KC. (2017). Interfacial friction in upward annular gas–liquid two-phase flow in pipes. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 84
- Aliyu AM, Almabrok AA, Baba YD, Lao L, Yeung H, .... (2017). Upward gas–liquid two-phase flow after a U-bend in a large-diameter serpentine pipe. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 108
- Shi J, Lao L & Yeung H. (2017). Water-lubricated transport of high-viscosity oil in horizontal pipes: The water holdup and pressure gradient. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 96
- Shi J, Al‐Awadi H & Yeung H. (2017). An experimental investigation of high‐viscosity oil‐water flow in a horizontal pipe. The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 95(12)
- Livinus A, Yeung H & Lao L. (2017). Restart time correlation for core annular flow in pipeline lubrication of high-viscous oil. Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology, 7(1)
- Shi J & Yeung H. (2017). Characterization of liquid‐liquid flows in horizontal pipes. AIChE Journal, 63(3)
- Shi J, Gourma M & Yeung H. (2017). CFD simulation of horizontal oil-water flow with matched density and medium viscosity ratio in different flow regimes. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 151
- Akpan PU, Jones S, Eke MN & Yeung H. (2017). Modelling and transient simulation of water flow in pipelines using WANDA Transient software. Ain Shams Engineering Journal, 8(3)
- Abbagoni BM & Yeung H. (2016). Non-invasive classification of gas–liquid two-phase horizontal flow regimes using an ultrasonic Doppler sensor and a neural network. Measurement Science and Technology, 27(8)
- Almabrok AA, Aliyu AM, Lao L & Yeung H. (2016). Gas/liquid flow behaviours in a downward section of large diameter vertical serpentine pipes. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 78
- Aliyu AM, Lao L, Almabrok AA & Yeung H. (2016). Interfacial shear in adiabatic downward gas/liquid co-current annular flow in pipes. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 72
- Zhu X, Wang D, Yeung H, Zhang S & Liu S. (2015). Comparison of linear and nonlinear simulations of bidirectional pig contact forces in gas pipelines. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 27
- Tan C, Dai W, Yeung H & Dong F. (2015). A Kalman estimation based oil–water two-phase flow measurement with CRCC. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 72
- Farman Ali S & Yeung H. (2015). Experimental Study of Two-Phase Air–Water Flow in Large-Diameter Vertical Pipes. Chemical Engineering Communications, 202(6)
- Muhammad MD, Badr O & Yeung H. (2015). Validation of a CFD Melting and Solidification Model for Phase Change in Vertical Cylinders. Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A: Applications, 68(5)
- Zhao Y, Lao L & Yeung H. (2015). Investigation and prediction of slug flow characteristics in highly viscous liquid and gas flows in horizontal pipes. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 102
- Muhammad MD, Badr O & Yeung H. (2015). CFD Modeling of the Charging and Discharging of a Shell-and-Tube Latent Heat Storage System for High-Temperature Applications. Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A: Applications, 68(8)
- Xing L, Yeung H, Geng Y, Cao Y & Shen J. (2014). Study on hydrodynamic slug flow mitigation with wavy pipe using a 3D–1D coupling approach. Computers & Fluids, 99
- Qazi N & Yeung H. (2014). Modeling of gas–liquid separation through stacked neural network. Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering, 9(4)
- Hanak DP, Biliyok C, Yeung H & Białecki R. (2014). Heat integration and exergy analysis for a supercritical high-ash coal-fired power plant integrated with a post-combustion carbon capture process. Fuel, 134
- Ali SF & Yeung H. (2014). Two‐phase flow patterns in large diameter vertical pipes. Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering, 9(1)
- Xing L, Yeung H, Shen J & Cao Y. (2013). A new flow conditioner for mitigating severe slugging in pipeline/riser system. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 51
- Xing L, Yeung H, Shen J & Cao Y. (2013). Experimental study on severe slugging mitigation by applying wavy pipes. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 91(1)
- Xing L, Yeung H, Shen J & Cao Y. (2013). Numerical study on mitigating severe slugging in pipeline/riser system with wavy pipe. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 53
- Biliyok C & Yeung H. (2013). Evaluation of natural gas combined cycle power plant for post-combustion CO2 capture integration. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 19
- Zhao Y, Yeung H, Zorgani EE, Archibong AE & Lao L. (2013). High viscosity effects on characteristics of oil and gas two-phase flow in horizontal pipes. Chemical Engineering Science, 95
- Benigni H, Jaberg H, Yeung H, Salisbury T, Berry O, .... (2012). Numerical Simulation of Low Specific Speed American Petroleum Institute Pumps in Part-Load Operation and Comparison With Test Rig Results. Journal of Fluids Engineering, 134(2)
- Al-lababidi S, Yan W & Yeung H. (2012). Sand Transportations and Deposition Characteristics in Multiphase Flows in Pipelines. Journal of Energy Resources Technology, 134(3)
- Lao L, Ramshaw C & Yeung H. (2011). Process intensification: water electrolysis in a centrifugal acceleration field. Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, 41(6)
- Geng Y, Yeung H, Cao Y, Xing L, Zhu H, .... (2010). Using Coriolis Mass Flowmeter for Wet Gas Metering. Measurement and Control, 43(6)
- Addali A, Al-lababidi S, Yeung H, Mba D & Khan F. (2010). Acoustic Emission and Gas-Phase Measurements in Two-Phase Flow. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part E: Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering, 224(4)
- Ogazi AII, Cao Y, Yeung H & Lao L. (2010). Slug Control With Large Valve Openings To Maximize Oil Production. SPE Journal, 15(03)
- Ali SF & Yeung H. (2010). Experimental Investigation and Numerical Simulation of Two-Phase Flow in a Large-Diameter Horizontal Flow Line Vertical Riser. Petroleum Science and Technology, 28(11)
- Lawal A, Wang M, Stephenson P, Koumpouras G & Yeung H. (2010). Dynamic modelling and analysis of post-combustion CO2 chemical absorption process for coal-fired power plants. Fuel, 89(10)
- Gao G, Wang M, Ramshaw C, Li X & Yeung H. (2009). Optimal operation of tubular reactors for naphtha cracking by numerical simulation. Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering, 4(6)
- Al-lababidi S, Addali A, Yeung H, Mba D & Khan F. (2009). Gas Void Fraction Measurement in Two-Phase Gas/Liquid Slug Flow Using Acoustic Emission Technology. Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, 131(6)
- Lawal A, Wang M, Stephenson P & Yeung H. (2009). Dynamic modelling of CO2 absorption for post combustion capture in coal-fired power plants. Fuel, 88(12)
- Blaney S & Yeung H. (2008). Investigation of the exploitation of a fast-sampling single gamma densitometer and pattern recognition to resolve the superficial phase velocities and liquid phase water cut of vertically upward multiphase flows. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, 19(2)
- Monteleone MC, Yeung H & Smith R. (2007). A review of Ancient Roman water supply exploring techniques of pressure reduction. Water Supply, 7(1)
- Yeung H. (2007). An examination of BS3680 4C (ISO/DIS 4369) on the measurement of liquid flow in open channels — flumes. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, 18(3-4)
- Yeung H. (2003). Editorial to: Multi-Phase Flow Measurement. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, 14(4-5)
- Yeung H & Ibrahim A. (2003). Multiphase flows sensor response database. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, 14(4-5)
- Sanderson ML & Yeung H. (2002). Guidelines for the use of ultrasonic non-invasive metering techniques. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, 13(4)
- Yeung H. (2001). Modelling of service reservoirs. Journal of Hydroinformatics, 3(3)
- Papadopoulos CE & Yeung H. (2001). Uncertainty estimation and Monte Carlo simulation method. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, 12(4)
- Yeung HC, Herne-Smith RS & Sanderson ML. (1994). Quality in the UK water industry — insertion metering. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, 5(2)
- Heyen G, Kalitventzeff B, Hutchinson P, Yeung H & Gill M. (1992). Simulation of fast transients in fluid transport equipments and utility networks. Computers & Chemical Engineering, 16
- Ogunbiyi AT, Ehinmowo AB, Sanni SE & Yeung H. Passive Slug Attenuation Device: Potential and Operability. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 413(1)

### Conference Papers

- Brini Ahmed SK, Aliyu AM, Baba YD, Omar Abdulhadi R & Yeung H. (2022). Assessment of Coriolis meters as instrumentation for gas void fraction measurement in air–liquid multiphase flow in a pipeline riser system
- Brini Ahmed SK, Aliyu AM, Ehinmowo A & Yeung H. (2020). Effect of Riser Base and Flowline Gas Injection on the Characteristics of Gas-Liquid Two-Phase Flow in a Vertical Riser System
- Almabrok AA, Aliyu AM, Baba YD, Ribeiro JX, Archibong-Eso A, .... (2020). A Comparative Analysis of Upward and Downward Pressure Gradient Behaviour in Vertical Gas-Liquid Two-Phase Flows in a Large Diameter Pipe Facility
- Fajemidupe OT, Aliyu AM, Baba YD, Archibong AE, Okeke NE, .... (2019). Minimum Sand Transport Conditions in Gas-Solid-Liquid Three-Phase Stratified Flow in Horizontal Pipelines
- Okeke NE, Adeyem O, Archibong-Eso A, Baba YD, Aliyu AM, .... (2019). Experimental Study on the Effect of Undulating Pipeline on Sand Transport in Multiphase Flow
- Baba YD, Aliyu AM, Okeke NE, Girei AS & Yeung H. (2019). Evaluating the Effects of High Viscosity Liquid on Two Phase Flow Slug Translational Velocity using Gamma Radiation Methods
- Kanshio S, Yeung H & Lao L. (2017). Study of phase distribution in pipe cyclonic compact separator using wire mesh sensor
- Aliyu A, Lao L & Yeung H. (2016). Pressure gradient variations in gas-liquid downward flows in a vertical large diameter pipe
- Koguna AJ, Yeung H & Lao L. (2015). Study on the Behaviours of Settled Heavier Phase in Two Phase Flows in Pipelines
- A. AE, Zhao Y & Yeung H. (2014). Comparison of electrical capacitance tomography & gamma densitometer measurement in viscous oil-gas flows
- Muhammad MD, Badr O & Yeung H. (2014). Heat transfer in finned latent heat storage for parabolic trough solar power plants
- Fan S, Yan T & Yeung H. (2014). Two-phase air-water stratified flow measurement using ultrasonic techniques
- Ajimotokan HA, Sher I, Biliyok C & Yeung H. (2014). Trilateral Flash Cycle for Recovery of Power from a Finite Low-Grade Heat Source
- El-Alej M, Mba D & Yeung H. (2014). Assessment of the application of acoustic emission technology for monitoring the presence of sand under multiphase flow condition
- Zhao Y, Yeung H & Lao L. (2013). Slug frequency in high viscosity liquid and gas flow in horizontal pipes
- Wang P, Cao Y, Yeung H, Lao L, Ma L, .... (2013). Modelling and validation of severe slugging in laboratory pipeline-riser systems
- Biliyok C, Canepa R, Wang M & Yeung H. (2013). Techno-Economic Analysis of a Natural Gas Combined Cycle Power Plant with CO2 Capture
- Almabrok A, Lao L & Yeung H. (2013). Effect of 180° bends on gas/liquid flows in vertical upward and downward pipes
- Lao L, Xing L & Yeung H. (2012). Behaviours of elongated bubbles in a large diameter riser
- Arubi TIM & Yeung H. (2012). Pattern recognition techniques for horizontal and vertically upward multiphase flow measurement
- Osho AJ, Yan W & Yeung HC. (2012). Experimental Study of Air-Water Flow in Undulating Pipeline and Implication on Sand Transport
- Yan W, Hu X, Osho Y & Yeung H. (2011). Experimental study on sand transport characteristics in water and air-water flow in dip pipeline
- Lao L, Ramshaw C, Yeung H, Carpenter M, Hetherington J, .... (2011). Behaviour of Water in Jet Fuel in a Simulated Fuel Tank
- Carpenter MD, Hetherington JI, Lao L, Ramshaw C, Yeung H, .... (2011). Behaviour of water in aviation fuels at low temperatures
- Qazi N & Yeung H. (2011). Estimation of weights to combine trained neural networks using linear estimation techniques
- Arubi TIM & Yeung HC. (2011). Gamma Radiation Methods in Characterizing Horizontal and Vertical Multiphase Flow
- Xing L, Yeung H & Lo S. (2011). Investigation of slug flow induced forces on pipe bends applying STAR-OLGA coupling
- Xing L, Yeung H & Lo S. (2011). Investigation of slug flow induced forces on pipe bends applying STAR-OLGA coupling
- Arubi TIM & Yeung HC. (2011). Comparative Performance Assessment Study of a High-Speed Gamma-Densitometer in Horizontal and Vertical Multiphase Flows
- Carpenter MD, Hetherington JI, Lao L, Ramshaw C, Yeung H, .... (2011). Behaviour of water in aviation fuels at low temperatures
- Isaac OA, Cao Y, Lao L & Yeung H. (2011). Production Potential of Severe Slugging Control Systems
- Xing L & Yeung H. (2010). CFD modelling of severe slugging in pipeline-riser system
- Qazi N, Yeung H, Cao Y, Beg N & Sarshar S. (2010). Neural network based performance model of a compact axial flow cyclonic separator
- Arubi IM & Yeung H. (2010). The Use of Monte Carlo Simulation for Uncertainty Estimation in Gamma Densitometry Measurements
- Addali A, Al-lababidi S, Yeung H & Mba D. (2010). Measurement of gas content in two-phase flow with acoustic emission
- Ogazi AI, Cao Y, Yeung H & Lao L. (2009). Slug Control With Large Valve Opening to Maximise Oil Production
- Ogazi AI, Ogunkolade SO, Cao Y, Lao L & Yeung H. (2009). Severe slugging control through open loop unstable PID tuning to increase oil production
- Gao G-Y, Wang M, Pantelides CC, Li X-G & Yeung H. (2009). Mathematical Modeling and Optimal Operation of Industrial Tubular Reactor for Naphtha Cracking
- Lawal A, Wang M, Stephenson P & Yeung H. (2009). Dynamic Modeling and Simulation of CO2 Chemical Absorption Process for Coal-Fired Power Plants
- Qazi N & Hoi Yeung . (2009). A neural network model predicting combined separation efficiency of compact axial cyclonic and gravity separator
- Yeung H, Cao Y & Lao L. (2008). Comparisons between severe slug mitigation methods by increasing backpressure and throttling riser outlet valve
- Al-lababidi S, Yan W, Yeung H, Sugarman P & Fairhurst CP. (2008). Sand transport characteristics in water and two-phase air/water flows in pipelines
- Blaney S & Yeung H. (2007). Gamma radiation methods for cost-effective multiphase flow metering
- Adedigba AG, Badr O, Yeung H, Waring R & Caro C. (2006). The use of a novel pipe device to reduce severe slugging in pipeline-riser systems
- Yeung H, Cao Y & Adedigba AG. (2006). The importance of downstream conditions on riser behaviour
- Yeung H & Turnbull J. (2005). Computation simulation of rectangular long throated flumes
- Yeung H, Henry M & Tombs M. (2005). Coriolis meter in two phase flows
- Yeung H, Tchambak E & Montgomery J. (2003). Simulating the behaviour of an s-shaped riser
- Yeung H & Tchambak E. (2003). Three phase flows in an S-shaped riser - Some preliminary results
- Fu S & Yeung H. (2003). Vision-based experimental investigation of two-phase flow in a rising pipe
- Goudinakis G, Hanich L, Thompson C, Yeung H & Dickson S. (2003). An inexpensive ANN methodology for fast identification of flow regimes in a variety of pipeline configurations
- Montgomery JA & Yeung HC. (2002). The Stability of Fluid Production From a Flexible Riser
- Yeung HC & Lima PCR. (2002). Modeling of Pig Assisted Production Methods
- Yeung H, Montgomery J & Lima PCR. (1999). Modelling of multiphase pigging operations
- Lima PCR & Yeung H. (1999). Modeling of Pigging Operations
- Lima PCR & Yeung H. (1998). Modelling of Transient Two-Phase Flow Operations and Offshore Pigging

### Books

- Sharma P & Yeung H. (2018). Recent advances in water cut sensing technology : Chapter 4 In Yurish SY(ed.), Advances in Measurements and Instrumentation: Reviews (Book Series, Volume 1, Chapter 4, 2018). IFSA Publishing, S. L..
- Hanak DP, Biliyok C, Yeung H & Manovic V. (2014). Rate-based Modelling of Chilled Ammonia Process (CAP) for CO2 Capture In Klemeš JJ, Varbanov PS & Liew PY (eds), Computer Aided Chemical Engineering (33). Elsevier.
- Yeung H, Guilbert A, Heyen G, Kalitventzeff B, Murphy K, .... (1993). Simulation and Control of Fast Transients in Process and Utility Plant In Energy Efficiency in Process Technology. Springer Netherlands.