Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Asst Prof Wu Wei

Assistant Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Asst Prof Wu Wei

Dr Wu is an Assistant Professor in rock mechanics. He obtained his Bachelor’s degree from Shandong University, China in 2007, Master’s degree from NTU in 2008, and PhD degree from Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland in 2013. Prior to joining NTU, he was a postdoctoral scholar at Stanford University.
Research Interests
Experimental geophysics and energy geomechanics, with emphasis on mechanism of induced seismicity, unconventional energy extraction and storage.
Current Projects
  • A Study of Mechanisms of Induced Seismicity During Geothermal Extraction
  • Artificial Intelligence Based Geological Modelling and Geo-data Management System for Virtual Singapore
  • Full Waveform Inversion of Microseismic Data for Monitoring hydraulic fracturing
  • Reactivation and permeability evolution of pre-existing faults in rock masses during the construction of underground storage reservoirs
  • Stability evaluation of Singapore rocks in response to climate change

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