Maria Alejandra Ortiz

Masters Students

MS Student - Vahrenkamp Group


Research Interests

I have interest in developing affordable and efficient ways of energy transition and alternative energy sources such as geothermal, and to contribute with more sustainable ways to get some natural resources. 


Professional Profile

  • 2022: MS candidate, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2019-2020: Geologist – GIA Consultores, Bogotá, Colombia
  • 2018: Geologist- Universidad Javeriana and Secretaria Distrital de Ambiente (SDA), Bogotá, Colombia

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

Geothermal Energy Transition Natural Resources