Saleh F. Hassan

PhD Students

Ph.D. Student



B5/L0 - 0872-WS12

Research Interests

● Heavy Oil
● Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR)
● Miscible Flooding
● Carbonate Reservoirs
● Reservoir Heterogeneity


  • PhD Candidate, ANPERC, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2016-present
  • Graduate Studies, Petroleum Engineering; University of Alberta, Canada, 2015-2016
  • MSc Petroleum Engineering; Imperial College London, UK, 2013-2014
  • BSc Petroleum Engineering, Economics (minor); Colorado School of Mines, USA, 2007-2011

Professional Profile

  • 2014-2015: Reservoir Engineer, Heavy Oil Recovery Group, EXPEC Advanced Research Center, Saudi Aramco, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
  • 2012-2013: Reservoir Engineer, Southern Area Reservoir Management Dept., Saudi Aramco, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
  • 2011-2012: Reservoir Engineer, Enhanced Recovery Group, EXPEC Advanced Research Center, Saudi Aramco, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia​

Scientific and Professional Membership

Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
European Association of Geoscientist and Engineers (EAGE)
Pi Epsilon Tau Honor Society (ΠΕΤ)


  • 2013: Letter of Recognition from SPE International for 2013 MEOS Students Day contribution
  • 2012, 2013: Saudi Aramco Senior Vice President Recognition Award for SPE contribution
  • 2007-2011: Saudi Aramco Academic Excellence Award
  • 2007-2011: Honor roll list of students at Colorado School of Mines
  • 2006: Saudi Aramco Scholarship for high school graduates
  • 1997-2005: Ministry of Education Excellence Award for High Achievement​

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

Heavy Oil Miscible Flooding Improved/enhanced Oil Recovery