Faculty

Tadeusz W. Patzek, Ph.D.

​Center ​Director, Professor Chemical & Petroleum Engineering - Energy Geosystems Research group

Hussein Hoteit, Ph.D.

​Associate Professor, Advanced Reservoir Modeling and Simulation Research group

Research Interests: Reservoir engineering, enhanced oil recovery, experimental design, compositional modeling, fractured reservoirs

Shehab Ahmed, Ph.D.

Professor of Mechatronics and Energy Systems Research Group

Research Interests: Power Conversion and Distribution, Subsurface Mechatronics, Renewable Energy Systems

Abdulkader Afifi, Ph.D.

​Professor of Arabian Plate Geology group

Research Interests: ​Regional geology of the Middle East, particularly the geological evolution of the Red Sea, Neotectonics and seismicity

Volker Vahrenkamp, Ph.D.

​​Professor of Carbonate Reservoirs Studies

Research Interests: Modern & ancient carbonates, diagenesis, chemo stratigraphy, Geothermal energy

Thomas Finkbeiner, Ph.D.

Research Professor of Rock Geomechanics Research

Research Interests: ​Geomechanics, Drilling, Well completion, Reservoir modeling

Frans Van Buchem, Ph.D.

Professor of Energy Resources and Petroleum Engineering

Research Interests: climate change, sea level fluctuations, Arabian Plate

Bicheng Yan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Research Interests: reservoir simulation, data analytics, Unconventional Reservoirs, geologic carbon storage

Lab Research Staff

Elhadj Marwane Diallo

​Lab Technician

Research Interests: ​Surface Characterization, Thin Film Deposition, Solid State Physics, Semiconductor, Rocks Characterization

Domingo Lattanzi Sanchez

​Petrophysics Technician

Research Interests: ​Petrophysics, RCA, SCAL, microCT, core-flooding, core analysis

Mahmoud Mowafi

Flow Assurance Technician

Research Interests: Experimental petrophysics, SCAL, Core flooding experiments

Safya Zaoui

Lab Safety and Operations Specialist

Yuriy Kaprielov

Geoscience Data Specialist - Buchem Group

Research Interests: Data engineering, Data science in Geoscience

Sirisha Kamireddy

Research Specialist - Patzek Group

Research Scientists

Jeffrey Carpenter

Geological Laboratory Technician

Research Interests: Lapidary, Thin Sections, Metasomatism

Viswasanthi Chandra

​Research Scientist - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: Carbonate characterization, Digital rock analysis, machine learning, CO2 sequestration

Jakub Fedorik

Research Scientist - Afifi group

Research Interests: ​Structural styles, strike-slip tectonics, analogue modelling

Claire Birnie

Research Scientist - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: Geophysics, Deep learning, Signal Processing

Fahd Mohamed

Research Specialist - Ahmed Group

Research Interests: Mechanical design, Oil and Gas Drilling tools design

Mohammed-iliès Ayachi

​Research Specialist - Ahmed Group

Research Interests: Software architect, MLOps, computer vision, GStreamer, photogrammetry

Tarek Mostafa

​Research Specialist - Ahmed Group

Research Interests: Power Electronics, Electronic Circuits, Wireless Power Transmission, Power Systems

Moutazbellah Khater

Research Scientist - Ahmed Group

Research Interests: Power Electronics, Magnetic measurements, Automotive Electronics, electronics manufacturing

David Fernando Ariza Gonzalez

Research Specialist - Ahmed Group

Research Interests: thermal plasma, instrumentation

Alexander Petrovic

Research Scientist - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: Carbonate sedimentology, diagenesis, Paleoclimate

Mouadh Addassi, Ph.D.

Research Scientist - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: CO2 sequestration, carbon mineralization

Siarhei Khirevich

​​Research Scientist - Patzek Group

Qi Liu

Research Scientist - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: Well completion, wellbore stability, fluid transport through porous media

Maxim Yutkin

​​​Research Scientist - Patzek Group

Postdoctoral Fellows

Evgeniya Volkova

Post-doctoral fellow - Yan Group

Research Interests: Clay particles, Molecular Dynamics, multiscale modelling and simulation

Zia Ullah

​Postdoctoral Fellow - Ahmed Group

Research Interests: ​Motor control drives, PMSM, Condition Monitoring, Predictive maintenance, Fault diagnosis

Jihede Haj Messaoud

Post-doctoral fellow - Buchem Group

Soukat Kumar Das

Post-doctoral Fellow - Finkbeiner Group

Manojkumar Gudala

Post-Doctoral Fellow - Yan Group

Guillaume Baby

Post-doctoral Fellow - Afifi Group

Research Interests: stratigraphy, Tectonics, Paleogeography

Muhammad Ali

Post-doctoral Fellow - Hoteit group

Research Interests: Gas Geo-storage (H2 and CO2), Enhanced Oil and Gas Recovery, Petro-physics, Multi-phase Flow Through Porous Media

Davide Berno

Post-Doctoral Fellow - Afifi Group

Research Interests: Volcanology, Melt-rocks interactions, Igneous Petrology

Najeh Ben Chaabane

Post-doctoral Fellow - Buchem Group

Andrea Munoz Ibanez

Post-doctoral Fellow - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: Rock fracture mechanics, Fluid flow and transport

Thomas Teillet

​Postdoctoral Fellow - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: Sedimentology, Carbonate, Stratigraphy, diagenesis, rock physics, Geophysics, Geochemistry, Reservoir modeling

Chima Justin Ezekiel

Post-doctoral Fellow

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Zeeshan Tariq

Post-doctoral Fellow - Yan Group

Research Interests: machine learning, reservoir simulation, Hydraulic fracturing

Yuri Panara

Post-doctoral fellow - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: structural geology

Santiago Peña Clavijo

Post-doctoral Fellow - Finkbeiner Group

Research Interests: Thermodynamics, finite element methods, fracture phase field, material modeling, Arabian plate deformation

Musa Aliyu

Post-doctoral Fellow - Finkbeiner Group

Ksenia Kaprielova

​Post-doctoral Fellow - Patzek Group

Research Interests: ​Lost circulation control, Polymer rheology, Low-salinity waterflooding

Jing Ye

Post-doctoral Fellow - Afifi Group

Research Interests: Paleogeography, CO2 storage, rift margin, source-to-sink, clastics

Antoine Delaunay

​Post-doctoral Fellow - Afifi Group

Research Interests: ​Arabian Plate Geology, geomorphology, Pediments, Planation Surfaces, Weathering, Volcanism, Sedimentology, Mid-Ocean Ridges, Red Sea Geology

Andika Perbawa

Post-doctoral Fellow - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: seismic interpretation, unconventional energy, rock physics, non-seismic method​

Ahmed Hafez Abdelaziz

Post-doctoral fellow - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: Soft matter, clogging, granular flow, magnetically-reactive fluids

Ph.D. Students

Francesca Giovenzana

PhD Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: Modern and fossil foraminifera, paleoecology, micropaleontology

Maria Ardila Sanchez

Ph.D. Student - Buchem Group

Research Interests: ​Carbonate Rocks, Sequence Stratigraphy, Conventional and Unconventional Hydrocarbon Reservoirs

Jialing Dai

Ph.D. Student - Yan Group

Research Interests: multiphase fluid flow, physics-informed deep learning, reservoir simulation

Otavio Jose Dezem Bertozzi Junior

Ph.D. Student - Ahmed Group

Research Interests: Control Systems Engineering, Power Electronics, Renewable Energies

Miguel Corrales

Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Reservoir Characterization, CCS, Deep learning, Generative modeling

Zhilei Han

Ph.D. student - Yan Group

Research Interests: H2 storage, THMCB modeling, Geomechanics1

Evelyn Garcia Paredes

Ph.D. Student - Afifi Group

Research Interests: Dikes, Volcanism, Geochemistry

Nicolas Boehm

Ph.D. Student - Buchem Group

Research Interests: Sequence Stratigraphy, Carbonates, Core an well-log analysis

Feras Rowaihy

​Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Deep learning, Artificial Intelligence, Reservoir engineering, Petroleum & Energy Economics, Sustainability

Enoc Basilio

​Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Multiphase flow in porous media (complex fluids), experimental design, improved oil recovery, carbon capture and sequestration, Geothermal energy

Abdulwahab Alqahtani

Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: ​Chemical EOR, Al

Lingai Guo

Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Tojo Chirakal

Ph.D. Student - Buchem Group

Research Interests: Sequence Stratigraphy, Microfacies Analysis, diagenesis

Akbar Nugroho Wicaksono

Ph.D. Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: reservoir heterogeneity, Sequence Stratigraphy, ​Carbonate geology

Zhao Xia

​Ph.D. Student - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: ​Characterization of the sedimentation process of kaolinite suspensions, Durability of red stratum sandstone in different slaking fluids

Muhammad Usman

​Ph.D. Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: ​Organic Geochemistry, Basin Modelling, X-ray Fluorescence (XRF)

Xin Liu

​Ph.D. Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: Reservoir characterization at pore scale, Image processing

Abdirizak Ali Omar

Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: CO2 storage, CO2 EOR

Tihana Pensa

​Ph.D. Student - Afifi Group

Research Interests: ​biostratigraphy, structural geology, Tectonics

Natalia Odnoletkova

​Ph.D. Student - Patzek group

Research Interests: Sustainability, Energy, Development

Mengwei Liu

​Ph.D. Student - Santamarina group

Research Interests: ​Numerical simulation of coastal currents, Sediment transport processes in the coastal ocean, Wave analysis, Deep sea mining

Marcelo Benitez

​Ph.D. student - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: Carbon captured storage and utilization, CO2 EOR, Complex fluids, Drilling and production engineering,

Manuel Eduardo Ariza Fuentes

​Ph.D. Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: Paleoclimate, Carbonate sedimentology, Mass extinctions, Astrogeology

Kai Hachmann

Ph.D. Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: micritization, carbonate diagenesis, sediment-microbe interactions, microbial metabolisms, stable isotopes

Jelena Skenderija

​Ph.D. student - Ahmed Group

Research Interests: wellbore geomechanics, Geology, engineering geology

Jamal Alaamri

​Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: ​Formation Damage, Stimulation, Organic and Inorganic Oilfield Scale, Chemical Enhanced Oil recovery

Indra Arifianto

Ph.D. Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: Geothermal exploration

Indah Putri

​Ph.D. Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: ​Carbonate Reservoir, Geological Modeling, Sequence Stratigraphy, 3D Printing in Geology

Gaurav Siddharth Gairola

​Ph.D. Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: Carbonate Reservoirs, Sequence Stratigraphy, well logging and seismic

Ertugrul Yildirim

Ph.D. Student - Yan Group

Research Interests: Reservoir modeling, Deep learning, Physics-informed ML, optimization

Daniela Ortiz

Ph.D. Student - Patzek Group

Research Interests: ​Mud logging, Well Logging, Gas Chromatography, Thermodynamics, reservoir simulation, Multi-phase Flow

Cristian Camilo Guerrero Castro

​Ph.D. student - Santamarina group

Research Interests: geotechnical engineering, energy resources

Amer Alanazi

​Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: ​Chemical EOR, CO2 EOR, Micromodels, Core flooding experiments, Reservoir & Simulation modeling

Ali Altowilib

Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: PVT Analysis,, Equation of State, Phase Behavior, PVT Modeling

Alexis Koulidis

​Ph.D. Student - Ahmed Group

Research Interests: Automation Drilling, Real Time Drilling Optimization, Torque and Drag Models

Ahmad Ihsan Ramdani

​Ph.D. Student - Vahrenkamp group

Research Interests: high-resolution reservoir characterization, reservoir heterogeneity, ​Carbonate geology

Abdullah Al Omier

Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Enhanced gas recovery, gas condensate dropout, molecular diffusion modeling, EOS, Experimental microfluidics

Sayed Hassan Alsaihati

Ph.D. Student - Buchem Group

Research Interests: Sequence Stratigraphy

Guang Ooi

​Ph.D. student - Ahmed group

Research Interests: ​Drilling optimization

Masters Students

Alexander Cordero

MS/Ph.D. Student - Finkbeiner Group

Research Interests: Petroleum geology, petrography

Simon Zougheib

Ms/Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Reservoir engineering, production forecasting, EOR

Deemah Al Fuhaid

MS Student - Ahmed Group

Research Interests: Control Systems Engineering, modeling, Simulation

Victor Eduardo Fonseca Medina

​MS/Ph.D. Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: engineering geology, geotechnics, Carbonate Reservoirs, Reservoir Characterization, Reservoir modeling

Maria Camila Lopez Suarez

MS Student - Afifi Group

Research Interests: Ultramafic rocks, Petrology, CO2 storage

Yousef AlHammad

MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Multiphase flow, production monitoring, well performance, machine learning

Jordania Zerpa

​MS Student - Afifi Group

Research Interests: Fluids, Minerals, Rock Mechanics1, Carbonates, Geophysics, Tectonic setting

Fatimah Alramadan

MS Student - Finkbeiner Group

Research Interests: CO2 sequestration, Reservoir modeling, enhanced oil recovery

Martin Hoecherl

MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Supercritical CO2,, Material Properties under Process Conditions

Mauricio Lozano Castro

MS/Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Reservoir modeling, enhanced oil recovery, Energy Transition

Maria Alejandra Ortiz

MS Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: Geothermal, Energy Transition, Natural Resources

Mohammed Aldossary

MS Student - Buchem Group

Research Interests: Carbonate sedimentology, Sequence Stratigraphy, Reservoir Characterization

Miliausha Petrova

Ph.D. Student - Afifi Group

Research Interests: ​​Reservoir engineering1, petroleum engineering, reservoir modelling

Carlos Rodriguez

​M.S/Ph.D. Student - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: ​Particle crushing, Compaction bands, Hydraulic conductivity

Zhen Zhang

MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Reservoir numerical simulation, numerical simulation of unconventional oil, multi flow in porous media

Frankstein Arphan

​MS Student - Afifi Group

Research Interests: ​Petrophysics, Geomechanics1, Pore Pressure Analysis, Geothermal, Geotechnical

Qasim Sahu

​MS Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: ​Reservoir stimulation, Retarded Acid system, Hydraulic fracturing, waterless fracturing, Proppant technologies, Diversion technologies, reservoir simulation

Ruben Figueroa Hernandez

​MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: reservoir simulation, EOR, modelling, Multiphase flow, Dynamic Characterization, Well Testing

Samuel Fontalvo Guzman

​MS Student - Patzek Group

Research Interests: Reservoir engineering, reservoir simulation, enhanced oil recovery, Data Science

Regina Iakusheva

​MS Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Philip Mitchell

MS/Ph.D. Student - Patzek Group

Research Interests: Exergy, GIS, marine ecology, paleoecology, geobiology

Noor Alsaif

MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Reservoir modeling, optimization, maximum recovery, uncertainty

Mutaz Alsubhi

​MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Reservoir engineering, enhanced oil recovery

Jose Davalos

​MS/Ph.D. Student - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: ​Enhanced Oil Recovery processes, Multiphase flow in porous media (complex fluids), Unconventional Hydrocarbons, Gas and oil production, CO2 flooding and gas injection

Hussain Aldaif

MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: ​CO2 injection, EOR, tight reservoirs, fractured reservoirs

Haytham Alhamed

MS Student - Ahmed Group

Fatimah Al Sunbul

​MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: ​Drilling and Production, Reservoir engineering, enhanced oil recovery, Unconventional Reservoirs

Evgeny Ugolkov

MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Reservoir engineering

Ali Alhubail

​MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: ​Production Engineering, Production Optimization, Well completion, High Power Laser, EM Waves-Rock Interaction, Unconventional Stimulation Techniques

Maha AlSabban

MS Student - Ahmed group

Research Interests: Smart grids, Renewable energy generation, Power efficiency, Power Systems

Zhen Xu

MS/PhD student - Yan group

Research Interests: CO2 sequestration, reservoir simulation, multiphase fluid flow, gas hydrate, geothermal development

Beatrice Ajayi

MS Student - Finkbeiner group

Sebastian Patiño

​MS/Ph.D. Student - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: Well Logging Interpretations, Reservoir modeling, Carbonate Reservoirs, Sequence Stratigraphy

Tian Qiao

​MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: ​rock mechanics, Reservoir engineering, offshore technology

Administrative Staff

Juliet Aber

​Technical Writer I Administrative Assistant

Gabrielle Abelskamp

Center Executive Secretary

Adzlina Abdullah

Research Engineer

Maimoona Jehangir

Administrative Assistant

Asma Husain

Administrative Assistant

Marwa Ghammam

Events and Administrative Specialist

Aasem Alghamdi

Senior Business Specialist

Salah Alsaffar

Procurement Specialist - ANPERC

Mariana Zapparoli

Administrative and Communications Specialist

Former ANPERC Members

J. Carlos Santamarina, Ph.D.

​​​​Associate Center Director & Professor, Energy GeoEngineering Research group

Joshua Smith

​Post-doctoral Fellow - Santamarina group

Arlette De Santiago

​Research Specialist - Afifi Group

Research Interests: ​ArcGIS, spatial analysis, modeling, digital maps

Aeisha Salem

​Center Business Manager

Wonjun Cha

Post-doctoral Fellow - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: ​Repetitive Loading, mechanical load, Non-destructive testing (NDT)

Marisol Salva Ramirez

Post-doctoral Fellow - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: Soils properties, sediments properties, soil database

Lalit Kumar

​Postdoctoral Fellow - Ahmed Group

Research Interests: ​Smart Grid, Micro Grid (Electrical Power System)

Wissem Kirati

​​Research Engineer - Patzek Group

Nabila Bounceur

​Research Scientist - Patzek Group

Research Interests: Statistical modeling, Bayesian statistics, Probabilistic sensitivity analysis

Zeyad Al-Talla

​Lab Manager - ANPERC

Research Interests: ​Extraction and Separation science, Mass spectrometry, Structure elucidation, Environmental analysis, Method validation

Marika Panagiotou

​Lab Technician

Research Interests: ​marine geology, geomorphology, stratigraphy, carbon reservoirs, climate change, environmental management

Xuan Zhang

​Laboratory Technician

Research Interests: ​Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR), CO2 Thickening, Foam flooding

Pankaj Khanna, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow - Vahrenkamp group

Research Interests: ​Carbonate Depositional Systems, geomorphology, Coral Reefs

Israa Abu-Mahfouz, Ph.D.

Research Scientist - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests: Carbonate Reservoirs, Unconventional Hydrocarbon Reservoirs, Reservoir Modelling and Heterogeneity

Nayab Mukhtar

Lab Safety and Operations Specialist - ANPERC

Karen M. Barter

​​Executive Secretary​​​​​​​​ - ANPERC

Timofey Eltsov, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow - Patzek Group

Research Interests: Induction logging, Dielectric spectroscopy, Geophysics

Junghee Park, Ph.D.

Research Scientist - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: Repetitive Mechanical Loads: experimental study/ Constitutive model, Revised Soil Classification System RSCS for engineering purpose, soil properties: physics-inspired, data-driven, experimental methods in research

Dr. Lukasz Klimkowski

Postdoctoral fellow - Patzek Group​

Research Interests: reservoir simulation, Reservoir engineering, tight and shale gas, CCS

ANPERC Alumni

Xupeng He

​MS/Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: ​Numerical modeling and simulation, flow mechanism, EOR

Ahmed Saad

​Ph.D. Student - Patzek Group​

Research Interests: enhanced oil recovery, Experimental microfluidics, reservoir modelling

Rami Albattat

Ph.D. Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Non-newtonian fluid, lost-circulation, mud loss, herschel-bulkley fluid, cauchy equation of motion

Ahmed S. Hassan

​​Ph.D. Student - Patzek Group

Research Interests: enhanced oil recovery, Low salinity water flooding, numerical reservoir modelling

Juliana Rueda Rivas

MS Student -ERPE Program- Hoteit Group

Research Interests: Reservoir engineering, reservoir simulation, enhanced oil recovery, CO2 Capture

Murtadha Al Malallah

​MS Student -ERPE Program- Afifi Group

Research Interests: ​Environmental Geology, Geothermal energy

Antonia Sugar

​Ph.D. Student - ERPE Program - Hoteit Group

Research Interests: polymer-based enhanced oil recovery, microfluidics,, advanced imaging techniques, polymer synthesis

Wardana Saputra

​​Ph.D. Student - ERPE Program - Patzek Group

Research Interests: reservoir simulation, history matching, formation evaluation, ​Petrophysics, Well Logging, Unconventional Hydrocarbons, Field Development Plan

Clara Modenesi

​Ph.D. Student - ErSE Program - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: ​Sedimentary basins, Petroleum geology, Gravimetry, Microtremor techniques

Farizal Hakiki

Ph.D. Student - ErSE Program - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: Effective Medium Theory, Electromagnetic (EM) Wave, Colloids and Surfaces, Complex Permittivity, GA/PSO/CMA-ES Algorithm

Syed Haider

Ph.D. Student- ERPE Program- Patzek Group

Research Interests: ​Geomechanical Characterisation of Shale, Carbonate Reservoirs, enhanced oil recovery

Natanael Bolson

​Ph.D. Student - ERPE Program - Patzek group

Research Interests: Energy, Sustainability

Gloria M. Castro

​Ph.D. Student - ERPE Program - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: ​Soil corrosivity, geotechnical engineering, sediment characterization, soil databases

Teyyuba Adigozalova

​M.S. Student - ERPE

Research Interests: Carbonate Reservoirs, Well logging & Seismic Data Interpretations, Petrophysical Modelling, Reservoir Characterization, 3D Static and Dynamic Reservoir Modelling, Conventional & Unconventional Reservoir Studies, Production Optimization, enhanced oil recovery

Michael Oyinloye

​MS Student - ERPE

Research Interests: ​Carbonate geology, Chemical Enhanced Oil recovery, Viscosity reduction of Petroleum and Petroleum Products using additives

Eduardo Gramajo Silva

Ph.D. Student - ERPE Program - Santamarina Group

Research Interests: ​Multiphase flow systems, Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS) for “Unconventional Energy” or “CO2 Plume Geothermal (CPG)”, Fluid-sediment interaction, Enhanced methane hydrates extraction, with carbon dioxide injection, Geomechanics of reservoirs

Ryan Santoso

​Ph.D. Student - ERPE Program - Hoteit group

Research Interests: EOR, Multiphase flow, Porous media, Corrosion, Pipe, Heavy oil

Saleh F. Hassan

​​​​​​Ph.D. Student - ERPE Program - Patzek Group

Research Interests: Heavy oil, enhanced oil recovery, Miscible Flooding, Carbonate Reservoirs, reservoir heterogeneity

Weiwei Zhu

​​​​MS/Ph.D. Student - ERPE Program - Patzek Group

Research Interests: ​Petrophysics, mechanics of oil and gas flow in porous media, numerical modeling and simulation of reservoirs, fractal and multifractal theory