Carlos Rodriguez

Masters Students

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

Research Interests

​Particle crushing, compaction bands, and hydraulic conductivity.


  • ​M.S/PhD. Energy Resources and Petroleum Engineering, KAUST, Thuwal, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 2020-Present
  • B.S Civil Engineering, Universidad Católica Andrés Bello, Caracas, Venezuela, 2014-2020


  • ​MAGIS scholarship for being among the 2 students with the highest GPA of class 88, Universidad Católica Andrés Bello, Venezuela, 2019
  • Scholarship and diploma in Digital Transformation for being among the best students in the faculty of engineering, Daycohost Company, Venezuela, 2019

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

​Particle crushing Compaction bands Hydraulic conductivity