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His Excellency Ali I. Al-Naimi Receives KAUST's First Honorary Degree: Energy Resources and Petroleum Engineering Program

Dec 16, 2018

KAUST's first honorary degree in one of its newest programs is bestowed upon His Excellency Ali I. Al-Naimi at the 2018 commencement.

ANPERC Students and Researchers Benefit From Expanding Facilities

Dec 13, 2018

The ANPERC laboratory facilities now feature a new centrifuge and core flood system.

Four New Scientists and Postdocs Expand ANPERC's Research Talent

Nov 29, 2018

Two new research scientists and two new postdocs have joined ANPERC in the last few months. The ARMS, CaResS, and MERGE research groups hope that their research will make waves.

ANPERC Students Launch Taqadam Bid With "Lab On a Bench"

Nov 28, 2018

It's time for the next round of students from across the Kingdom to present their startup concepts. A team of ANPERC students wants Taqadam to help them change the way we study soil and rocks in the field.

Engineering Textbook "Discrete Signals and Inverse Problems" Available for Download

Nov 19, 2018

An introductory engineering textbook by Dr. Carlos Santamarina and Dr. Dante Fratta is now available online.

Munir Aldin Excites ANPERC with Recent Seminar

Nov 13, 2018

In his most recent visit to KAUST, Dr. Munir Aldin from MetaRock Laboratories talked about the Biot constant, cutting-edge equipment, and the future of geology and geomechanics.

Meet New Faculty Member Dr. Aboud Afifi

Nov 07, 2018

ANPERC's latest addition comes to KAUST from Saudi Aramco, with a wealth of knowledge and a passion for Red Sea and Arabian Plate research.

Fractured, Fracturing, and Fracked: Short Course Recap

Oct 31, 2018

Dr. Sherilyn Williams-Stroud recently delivered the excellent “Fratured, Fracturing, and Fracked Reservoirs” short course.

KAUST President Tony Chan Leaves No Stone Unturned in Visit to ANPERC Lab

Oct 15, 2018

On Monday morning KAUST's new president visited the ANPERC laboratory in building 5. ANPERC faculty, staff, and students were present to give the president a hands-on look at their ongoing research.

ANPERC Mudcake Models Attract Attention from KAUST Discovery

Oct 08, 2018

Qi Liu and J. Carlos Santamarina have conducted research on mudcake development in oil wells that has been recently highlighted on the KAUST Discovery site.

ANPERC Brings Exploration Research to SEG Anaheim

Oct 07, 2018

Post-doc Timofey Eltsov and others plan to show off the latest work done at ANPERC at the Society of Exploration Geophysicists annual meeting.

Geological Field Excursions: Field Work in Support of Science

Oct 04, 2018

CaResS has big plans for 2018-2019, combining traditional research with hands-on excursions to the field.

Q & A With New ANPERC Professor Shehab Ahmed

Oct 04, 2018

New ANPERC professor Dr. Shehab Ahmed Talks about his work and what he plans to achieve at KAUST.

Startup 'Vythos' Wins Taqadam Funding, Gets Ready to Revolutionize Deepsea Research

Oct 03, 2018

ANPERC's Jiming Jiang and Marco Terzariol won 375,000 riyal of funding from Taqadam for their deepsea exploration startup Vythos.

KAUST Makes Elite Eight in SPE's PetroBowl Championship

Oct 01, 2018

KAUST reaches further than any team from the Middle East and North Africa region, against competition from all over the world.