People

Wissem Kirati

Research Scientists
Research Engineer​​​​​​​​​​​​

Introduction

​Wissem Kirati joined UPERC in June 2015 with several years’ experience in Oil and gas field involved in consultancy based studies for major operating oil companies in drilling, reservoir and R&D areas.  ​

Research Interests

  • Unconventional Gas
  • Upscaling
  • Reservoir engineering
  • Drilling & production engineering
  • Formation evaluation
  • Well construction​

Education

  • ​Msc., Algerian Petroleum Institute-Corporate University (IAP-CU), 2006
  • B. Eng., Fluid Mechanical and Hydraulics, Ecole Polytechnique, 2003

Professional Profile

Wissem Kirati joined ANPERC in June 2015 with several years’ experience in Oil and gas field involved in consultancy based studies for major operating oil companies in drilling, reservoir and R&D areas. 

KAUST Affiliations

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