People

Alibek Issabekov

PhD Students
​MS/Ph.D. Student​​

Research Interests

Enhanced Oil Recovery, Carbonate Reservoirs, Process simulation, Reservoir simulation

Education

  • MS/Ph.D., Earth Science and Engineering, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2016
  • B.Sc., Chemical-Petroleum Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA, 2015

Professional Profile

  • 2015-2016: Research Assistant, Nanosynergy Group, National Laboratory Astana, Astana, Kazakhstan
  • 2015- 2016: Teaching Assistant, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan
  • 2014: Process Engineer Intern, Tengizchevroil, Atyrau, Kazakhstan
  • 2013: Process Engineer Intern, Tengizchevroil, Atyrau, Kazakshtan
  • 2012-2014: Supplemental Instructor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA

Awards

  • Presidential “Bolashak” Scholarship
  • Dean’s List for Academic Success (9/9 Semesters)
  • Active member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers
  • Winner of numerous scientific project competitions
  • Winner of regional and national physics/mathematics competitions​​​

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Ali I. Al-Naimi Petroleum Engineering Research Center (ANPERC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)​