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Dr. Saif ur Rahman (PhD Texas A&M University, Texas)

PROFESSOR
QUALIFICATION
PhD Petroleum Engineering Texas A&M University College Station, Texas 1996
MS Mechanical Engineering Texas A&M University College Station, Texas 1989
BS Mechanical Engineering 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 PROJECTS
1. Models for Reservoir of Artificial Neural Network King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM)
2. Oil and Water Separation King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM)
3. Optimization of Sand Face Drawdown King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM)
4. Smart water injection for EOR King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM)
5. Drilling fluids loss of circulation prevention while drilling King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM)
6. Development of Marginal Oil Reserves from Tight Reservoirs King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM)
7. Effect of Condensate Dropout on the Productivity of Gas Condensate Wells King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM)
JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
1. 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
2. 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
3. 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
4. Saif ur Rahman, “A New Technique for Simultaneous Measurement of PVT and Phase Equilibria Properties of Fluids at High Temperature and Pressure “, J. Pet. Sci. & Eng. 1995, (Article in Press)1995
CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS
1. 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
2. Saif ur Rahman, “Phase Behavior Aspects of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Miscible Flooding in Tight Cores”, SPE North African Technical Conference and Exhibition , 2010
3. Saif ur Rahman, “Experimental K-value Prediction”, 2009 SPE/ EAGE reservoir Characterization and Simulation Conference, 2009
4. Saif ur Rahman, “Measurement of Gas Condensate Relative Permeability Using Steady – State Method”, SPE Technical Symposium , 2004

Other Members