Doctoral Student of Petroleum Engineering

 

Room: 4011 Engineering Building

Advisor: Dr. Mohammad Piri

Email: amohame3@uwyo.edu

 

EDUCATION:

Ph.D., Petroleum Engineering, University of Wyoming, GPA: 4/4.

M.Sc., King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM), Petroleum Engineering Department, GPA: 3.66/4. (Dhahran, Saudi Arabia).

B.Sc., Petroleum Engineering, University of Khartoum, GPA: 8.01/10, first class. (Khartoum, Sudan)


AWARD RECEIVED AND MEMBERSHIP:

Schlumberger prize for the best academic performance in third year, GPA: 7.93/10.

Schlumberger prize for the best academic performance in fourth year, GPA: 8.15/10.

Best academic performance in fifth year, GPA: 8.01/10.

Nominated to receive award of “Scientific Forum for students of engineering and computer.

King Fhad Scholarship.

Member of SPE (Society of Petroleum Engineering).

Member of Tau Sigma National Honor Society.

 

WORK EXPERIENCE:

Halliburton-University of Wyoming Research Collaboration Project.

Project; Development of a New Cost-Effective Polymer Gel for Water Control in Oil and Gas Wells, (No.AR-30-291), Saudi Aramco, King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST)

Building Core-flooding setup; KFUPM, petroleum department.

Sand Consolidation using environmentally friendly x-linked polymer. University of Khartoum, Sudanese Petroleum Corporation (Ministry of Petroleum, Sudan).

Teaching and Research Assistant, University of Khartoum, Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering Department (Khartoum, Sudan)

 

RESEARCH INTEREST:

Non-Newtonian multiphase flow in porous medium

Pore network modeling multiphase flow in porous medium

Chemical for water shut-off

Rheology and kinetics polymers and emulsions

Surfactants for enhance oil recovery

 

TRAINING: 

Extensive laboratory training on:

Helios Micro CT-Scanner, FEI

Qemscan, FEI, Scanning electron microscopy (SEM)

Laser Partial Size Analyzer

Interfacial Tension (IFT); Spinning, pendent and sessile drop

Core-flooding by (Coretest System, Inc.)

Differential Scanning Calorimetry Analysis (DSC)

Rheology (High Pressure Cell Rheometer)

Microscope (Cold and Hot stage)

Emulsified fluid preparation

Petro-Energy E&D Petroleum Company in Baleela field.

Oil Properties and drilling fluids properties lab faculty of engineering, University of Khartoum

 

COMPUTER SKILLS:

Familiar with most of Microsoft and Linux Operation systems

Database usage & Programming: Matlab, Visual Basic, Pascal and C.

Reservoir Simulation: Eclipse and MBAL Petroleum Experts package (IPM), CMG (Computer Modeling Group).

Production Engineering: PROSPER and GAP Petroleum Experts package (IPM), PIPESIM (Schlumberger) and ESP-Wellflow.

Well Testing: Ecrin (Kappa).

Monte Carlo simulator.

Aviso Fire, FEI.

 

PUBLICATIONS AND RECENT RESEARCH:

PATENT IN PROGRESS

I. Hussein, A. Mohamed, A. Sultan, G. Al-Muntasheri, New Emulsified Polymeric Gel formulations for water shut-off applications. Submitted to The Office of Innovation (ARAMCO). (April 2015).

JOURNAL PAPERS

A. Mohamed, A. Sultan, G. Al-Muntasheri , I. Hussein, DSC Investigation of the Gelation Kinetics of emulsified PAM/PEI System: Influence of different surfactants and retarders Investigation. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 122(3): 1117 – 1123, DOI: 10.1007/s10973-015-4965-6 (2015)

A. Mohamed, A. Sultan, G. Al-Muntasheri , I. Hussein, Screening of Emulsifiers for application in polymeric Gel formulations used in water shut-off applications, submitted to Journal of surfactants and detergents.

 

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

Ahmed, Q. A., Ibrahim, A., Salah, R., & Bakhit, A., Risk Analysis and Decision Making in Relative Permeability Modifier Water Shut-Off Treatment, SPE North Africa technical conference and exhibition held in Cairo, Egypt, DOI:10.2118/126845-MS (2010, January 1).

A. Mohamed, A. Sultan, G. Al-Muntasheri , I. Hussein, DSC Investigation of the Gelation Kinetics of emulsified PAM/PEI System: Influence of different surfactants and retarders, 42nd NATAS conference held in Santa Fe, New Mexico. September,14-17, (2014)

I. Hussein, A. Mohamed, A. Sultan, G. Al-Muntasheri, Organoclay as emulsifier for Water in Oil Polymeric Gel formulations used in water shut-off applications, SPE Specialty Oilfield Chemicals I: Development, Applications, and Opportunities held in Al-khobar, Saudi Arabia. December 15, (2014).

A.S. Sultan, A. Mohamed, I. Hussein, Organoclay as Emulsifier for Water in Oil Polymeric Gel Formulations used in Conformance Control, EAGE Workshop on Well Injectivity & Productivity in Carbonates, held in Doha, Qatar. 30 March – 1 April (2015).