Kouqi LiuKouqi Liu now is a postdoc in Department of Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences in Central Michigan University. Before that, he worked as a research associate in Department of Petroleum Engineering in University of North Dakota. He earned his B.S. and M.S. degree from China University of Petroleum and got his Ph.D degree from University of North Dakota in 2018. His research focuses on the characterization of the microstructural and mechanical properties of unconventional reservoir (mainly shale gas and shale oil formation). He is a member of Society of Exploration Geophysicists, Society of Petroleum Engineers and America rock mechanic association.‚Äč