Dr.-Ing. Ke Li

Scientific Staff


Reservoir Engineering


  • 2012 B.E Resources Exploration Engineering, Southwest Petroleum University, China
  • 2016 M.Sc. Mineralogy, Petrology, Mineral Deposit, Southwest Petroleum University, China
  • 2022 Dr.-Ing. Clausthal University of Technology, Germany

Areas of responsibility

  • Geological Modelling
  • Reservoir Micro-structure and Geochemical Characteristics
  • Well log and Seismic Interpretation


  • Oil & Gas Reserves Evaluations
  • Unconventional hydrocarbon exploration and development
  • Geothermal Energy Assessment
  • Subsurface Energy Storage


  • Geological Modeling (W 4820)
  • Introduction to Applied Geophysics / Geophysical Exploration (W 4040)
  • Well Logging II (S 4023)
  • Applied Seismic Data Interpretation (S 4008)


  • Li, K., Ganzer, L., Jaeger, P., Pang, S. and Wang, X., 2023, June. Numerical Investigation of High Temperature Aquifer Energy Storage (HT-ATES) in in Northern Germany. In 84th EAGE Annual Conference & Exhibition (Vol. 2023, No. 1, pp. 1-5). European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers.
  • Cao, L., Wang, H., Jiang, L., Zhang, B., Ganzer, L., Li, Y., Wang, X., Li, K., Pang, S. and Xiao, H., 2023, November. Modelling Transient Production Forecasting of Horizontal Wells in Abnormal High-Pressure Tight Gas Reservoirs. In SPE Asia Pacific Unconventional Resources Conference and Exhibition (p. D021S007R003). SPE.
  • Li, K., 2022. An assessment of oil shale resources in the Sultani formation, central of Jordan
  • Li, K., Ganzer, L., Pang, S., Jaeger, P. and Jenei, B., 2021, November. Integrated Reservoir Modeling for Geothermal Prospecting by using legacy data from Depleted Gas Field. In 2nd Geoscience & Engineering in Energy Transition Conference (Vol. 2021, No. 1, pp. 1-5). European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers.
  • Li, K., Samara, H., Wang, X., Jaeger, P., Ganzer, L., Wegner, J., & Xie, L. Reservoir Characteristics and Resource Potential of Oil Shale in Sultani Area, Central of Jordan. Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference, 11-14 November 2019. SPE-197606-MS.
  • K. Li, L. Ganzer, C. Sattler, Xuan. Wang. Characterization of Quartz in Wufeng-Longmaxi Shale: Implications for Sedimentology and Shale Gas Exploration. Sixth EAGE Shale Workshop, April 2019, 10.3997/2214-4609.201900285
  • Li Ke, Wang Xingzhi, Zhang Xinyi, Yao Jichao, Wu Qingming. Favorable reservoir characteristics of the Lower Silurian Longmaxi shale in the Eastern Sichuan Basin area and their influencing factor. Lithologic Reservoirs, 2016,28 (05):52-58.
  • Li Ke. Geologic feature of Wufeng-longmaxi shale, Eastern Sichuan Basin. Dissertation, Southwest Petroleum University, 2016. (In Chinese, with English abstract)
  • H. Samara, Li Ke, T.v. Ostrowski, L. Ganzer, P. Jaeger. Unconventional oil recovery from Al Sultani tight rock formations using supercritical CO2. The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, Volume 152, 2019, 104562, ISSN 0896-8446.
  • Zhu Yiqing, Wang Xingzhi, Feng Mingyou, Li Ke. Lithofacies classification and its relationship with reservoir of the Lower Paleozoic Wufeng-Longmaxi Formation in the eastern Sichuan Basin. Lithologic Reservoirs, 2016, 28(05):59-66.
  • Yao Jichao, Wang Xingzhi, Luo Lan, Hu Xi, Li Ke. Geology of Longmaxi Shale Gas Accumulation in Eastern Chongqing. Special Oil & Gas Reservoirs, 2016, 23(04):77-80+154.

Contact us

Phone: +49 5323 72 2068 Fax: +49 5323 72 3146 ke.li@tu-clausthal.de

Office hours: Thursday 10 - 12 o'clock


Institute of Subsurface Energy Systems Agricolastra├če 10 Building C 21, Room 222 38678 Clausthal-Zellerfeld