Miguel Corrales

Masters Students

​MS Student - Hoteit Group

Research Interest

​Petroleum Engineer mostly focused on Reservoir Engineering, including Enhanced Oil Recovery, Improved Oil Recovery, Unconventional Reservoirs, Fractured Reservoirs, and Pore Scale Modelling.


  • ​B.S., Petroleum Engineering, Universidad Central del Ecuador (UCE), Quito, Ecuador, 2012-2017.

Professional Profile

  • 2019 - Current: MS Student, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.
  • 2017: Intern, Petroamazonas EP, Quito, Ecuador.
  • 2016: Intern, Unidad de Servicios para la Industria Petrolera (USIP - UNAM), Mexico City, Mexico.
  • 2016: Exchange Student, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM), Mexico City, Mexico.

Scientific and Professional Membership

  • ​Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)


  • ​UCE Scholarship, Academic Excellence. 2012-2016

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

Reservoir engineering enhanced oil recovery Unconventional Reservoirs fractured reservoirs Pore Scale Modelling