Mo Zhang came to The University of Tulsa as a "2+2" dual degree student. In 2013, he received B.S. degrees in petroleum engineering from The University of Tulsa (TU) and China University of Petroleum at Beijing (CUPB). Mo was admitted to TU's graduate program in May 2013. He is currently working toward a M.S. degree in petroleum engineering with the project "Fluid Shear Effects of Production Equipment". His program advisor is Prof. Ovadia Shoham. Mo Zhang is also a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).