Ahmad Ihsan Ramdani

Ph.D. Students

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

Research Interest

​Experiment-based research on how micro-scaled rock and fluid interaction phenomena affects macro-scaled physical properties and heterogeneity, especially in reservoir rock.

Selected Publications

  • Time-lapse AVO analysis for reservoir monitoring of Paluxy Formation, Delhi Field, Louisiana
    Ramdani, A. I.
    The First Break vol. 30 p. 101-105 , (2012)


  • M.Sc., Geophysics, Colorado School of Mines, Colorado, USA
  • B.Sc., Geophysics, Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Bandung, Indonesia 

Professional Profile

  • 2017-present: PhD Student, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2014-2017: Reservoir Geophysicist, Geotrace Technologies Ltd, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 2012-2014: Geoscientist, ExxonMobil Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia
  • 2009-2010: Junior Geoscientist, ExxonMobil Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia

Scientific and Professional Membership

  • ​Himpunan Ahli Geofisika Indonesia (HAGI)
  • Indonesian Petroleum Association (IPA)
  • Society of Exploration Geophysicist (SEG)
  • Kuala Lumpur Explorationist (KLEX)


  • ​2010 ExxonMobil Geosciences Scholarship Award
  • Dean's list award for outstanding academic achievement 2005-2009

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

high-resolution reservoir characterization reservoir heterogeneity ​Carbonate geology