Aytaj Khodayeva


MS/Ph.D. Student - Afifi group

Research Interests

Assessment of CO2 Storage potential; Modelling of CO2 pipeline routes using software ArcGIS; Economics of CO2 Transportation and Storage.


  •  BEng., Petroleum Engineering, Baku Higher Oil School, Baku, Azerbaijan, 2020

Professional Profile

  • 2021-Present: Visiting Student, KAUST,Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2020: Process Engineer Intern, Technip FMC, Paris, France

Scientific and Professional Membership

Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)


  • Recipient of SOCAR AQS Student Scholarship, 2019-2020 (Baku, Azerbaijan)

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

CO2 capture and storage (CCS)