Dr.Saif ur Rahman

Designation

Professor/HoD Mechanical Engineering

Contact Information
Phone : 92-111-87-87-87 Ext: 320
Address : Kahuta Road, Sihal, Zone V, Islamabad Expressway, Islamabad (Pakistan)
Qualification
PhD Petroleum Engineering Texas A&M University College Station, Texas 1996
MS Mechanical Enginerring Texas A&M University College Station, Texas 1989
BS Mechanical Enginerring University of Engineering and Technology Lahore 1978
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Assistant Professor King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals 1998 - 2015
Visiting Consultant Sultan Qaboos University Oman 1998 - 1998
Teaching / RA Texas A&M University PETE Department 1990 - 1997
Industrial EXPERIENCE
Research Assistant Texas A&M University Mechanical Engineering Department 1987 - 1989
Mechanical Projects Engineer Pak Arab Refinery (Parco) Pakistan 1979 - 1987
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES
Member
Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC), Islamabad
Member
SPE
Research Areas / Interests
Thermodynamics; Heat Transfer; Fluid Mechanics and Mechanics of Materials
Research Projects
Models for Reservoir of Artificial Neural Network King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM) --
Oil and Water Separation King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM) --
Optimization of Sand Face Drawdown King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM) --
Smart water injection for EOR King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM) --
Drilling fluids loss of circulation prevention while drilling King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM) --
Development of Marginal Oil Reserves from Tight Reservoirs King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM) --
Effect of Condensate Dropout on the Productivity of Gas Condensate Wells King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM) --
Publications
    Journal Papers
  • Saif ur Rahman, "Simultaneous Vapor-Liquid-Liquid Equilibria and Phase Molar Densities of a Hydrocarbon + CO2 Systems", Journal of Chemical Engineering Data 1997, (Article in Press)1997
  • Saif ur Rahman, "Simultaneous Determination of Phase Equilibria Compositions and Molar Phase Densities of a Quaternary system of Propane, Pentane, Octane and Water ", Journal of Chemical Engineering Data 1996, (Article in Press)1996
  • Saif ur Rahman, "Influence of Temperature, Pressure and Molecular Weight of HC Components on the Multi-phase Equilibria of HC/Water Systems ", SPE # 30788 1995, (Article in Press)1995
    Conference Papers
  • Saif ur Rahman, "• Measurements of Volumetric Phase Behavior of Mixtures of n-decane and CO2 at High Pressures and High Temperatures", Annual Technical Symposium & Exhibition, 2015
  • Saif ur Rahman, "Phase Behavior Aspects of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Miscible Flooding in Tight Cores", SPE North African Technical Conference and Exhibition , 2010
  • Saif ur Rahman, "Experimental K-value Prediction", 2009 SPE/ EAGE reservoir Characterization and Simulation Conference, 2009
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