Principal Investigator

  • Center Director, Ali I. Al-Naimi Petroleum Engineering Research Center
    Professor, Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
    B5 - 3220

Research Scientists

  • ​Research Scientist​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
    Research Interests: Unconventional Oil and Gas, Fracturing Fluids, Proppant Placement, Porosity, Metal-organic Frameworks, Coordination Chemistry
    B5/L3 - 3216-WS17
  • ​​Research Scientist​​​​​​​​​
    Research Interests: Transport in Porous Media, Lattice Boltzmann Method, Large scale/High capacity computing
    B5/L3 - 3216-WS19
  • ​Research Scientist​​​​​​​​​​​
    Research Interests: Fractured carbonate reservoirs, Shale gas, Tight gas carbonates, Improved/enhanced oil recovery, Multiscale modelling and simulation
    B5/L3 - 3216-WS20

Research Engineer

  • Research Engineer​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
    Research Interests: Unconventional Gas, Upscaling, Reservoir Engineering, Drilling and Production Engineering, Formation Evaluation
    B5/L3 - 3216-WS18

Research Group Staff

  • ​Re​searcher​

Postdoctoral Fellows

  • ​Postdoctoral Fellow
    Research Interests: Induction logging, Dielectric spectroscopy, Geophysics
    B5/L3 - 3216-WS23

PhD Students

  • ​Ph.D. Student​​​​​
    Research Interests: Improved/enhanced oil recovery, Low salinity water flood
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS14
  • Ph.D. Student​
    Research Interests: Improved/enhanced oil recovery, Low salinity water flood, Rock wettability studies
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS11
  • MS/Ph.D. Student​​
    Research Interests: Reservoir simulation, Mud logging, Well logging, Gas chromatography, Thermodynamics, Multi-phase flow
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS18
  • Ph.D. Student​
    Research Interests: Reservoir Engineering and Modelling, Basin Modeling and Petroleum System Analysis, Improved/enhanced oil recovery
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS27
  • Research Interests: Sustainable Energy Development
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS19
  • Ph.D. Student​
    Research Interests: Energy, Sustainability
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS29
  • Ph.D. Student​
    Research Interests: Heavy oil, Miscible flooding, Improved/enhanced oil recovery
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS12
  • ​Ph.D. Student​
    Research Interests: Geomechanics, Carbonate reservoirs, Improved/enhanced oil recovery
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS17
  • ​Ph.D. Student​​​
    Research Interests: Reservoir Engineering, Unconventional Oil and Gas, Shale gas
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS09
  • Ph.D. Student​
    Research Interests: Fractal and multifractal analysis, Numerical analysis, Transport in Porous Media
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS15

Masters Students

  • ​MS Student
    Research Interests: Reservoir Engineering and Modelling, Improved/enhanced oil recovery, Well Engineering
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS10
  • ​MS Student​
    Research Interests: Exergy, GIS, Marine ecology, Paleoecology, Geobiology
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS28
  • ​MS Student
    Research Interests: Drilling Engineering, Dynamic Reservoir Characterization, Multiphase Flow in Pipes, Improved/enhanced oil recovery
    B5/L0 - 0872-WS13