Doctoral Student of Petroleum Engineering


Dep. 4311 1000 E.  University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071


Phone: 307-761-4416



M.S., Petroleum Engineering, faculty of petroleum and Mining Engineering, Suez University, Egypt

B.S., Petrochemical and refinery engineering, faculty of petroleum and mining Engineering, Suez University, Egypt


Research Interests and Area of Specialization:

  • Enhanced oil recovery especially dealing with new approaches and underdeveloped techniques such as nanotechnology, and viscoelastic phenomenon, and Microfluidics approach
  • Advanced Reservoir characterization
  • Renewable Energy


Current Research:

  • Application of nanotechnology in combination with surfactant in Enhanced oil recovery


Relevant Research Experience / Work Experience:

  • worked as a teaching assistant in British University in Egypt (BUE) since 2011
  • Worked as Assistant lecturer in British University in Egypt for 2 years
  • Worked as assistantship for enhanced oil recovery graduation projects



Youssif M I, El-Maghraby RM, Saleh SM, and Elgibaly A. Silica nanofluid flooding for enhanced oil recovery in sandstone rocks.Egyptian Journal of Petroleum 2018. 27(1), 105-110

Youssif M I, El-Maghraby RM, Saleh SM, and Elgibaly A. Sol-Gel Tailored Synthesized Nano-silica for Enhanced Oil Recovery in Water-wet and Oil-wet Benthemier Sandstone. Energy& Fuel, 2018. (Accepted).