08 June, 2022Seminar: How Plasma-Pulse Geo-Drilling (PPGD) can make Geothermal Energy Cheaper
MERGE Group is pleased to welcome Mohamed Ezzat as KAUST visiting student for one week. Mohamed Ezzat is a 4th-year Ph.D. candidate in Geothermal Energy and Geofluids Group at ETH Zurich. His Ph.D. investigates the physics underlining the Plasma-Pulse Geo-Drilling technology using numerical modeling and lab experiments under ambient and deep wellbore conditions.
31 May, 2022Interpore Conference Presentation by Prof. Bicheng YAN
From May 31st to June 2nd, some students, researchers, and professor participated in the 14th International Conference on Porous Media (InterPore 2022), held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
16 May, 2022Prof. Mark Zoback delivered a seminar entitled “In situ Stress and Hydraulic Fracturing”
On Thursday (May 12th) Emeritus Professor Mark Zoback from Stanford University visited KAUST to interact with ANPERC’s students, postdocs, research scientists and faculty.
17 April, 2022Dr. Gang Han, President of ARMA visited ANPERC’s lab and provided a Seminar
On Thursday (April 14th,2022), Dr. Gang Han, Saudi Aramco employee and President of American Rock Mechanics Association visited and toured ANPERC’s laboratory accompanied by representatives from KAUST’s ARMA student chapter
03 April, 2022Research Highlight: First KAUST-JAMSTEC research cruise in the Red Sea
Led by research scientist Alex Petrovic, a multidisciplinary team of seven scientists from different KAUST research centers (ANPERC, RSRC) and divisions (PSE, BESE) kicked off the first research cruise as part of the signed MOU between KAUST and the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) this February.
31 March, 2022SINOPEC, SAUDI ARAMCO and KSLP Leaders visit ANPERC
On March 30th, 2022, we were pleased to welcome a group from SINOPEC, SAUDI ARAMCO and more than 70 people from the KAUST Saudi Leadership Program (KSLP) to our center.
02 March, 2022MetaRock Laboratories provides training on RCA and SCAL equipment
The MetaRock Laboratories recently visited ANPERC and provided comprehensive training on RCA and SCAL equipment.
20 January, 2022Saudi Aramco’s EXPEC ARC Dhahran head office visits ANPERC labs.
On Thursday (Jan. 20th) five visitors from Saudi Aramco’s EXPEC ARC Dhahran head office visited and toured the ANPERC labs.
13 December, 2021Petroleum Experts(Petex) donates 10 licenses of the MOVE Suite to ANPERC - KAUST
Petroleum Experts has donated 10 licenses of the MOVE Suite to ANPERC-KAUST