Holding Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering . I have teaching experience more than 40 years in Baghdad university and field experience for 11 Years. I was heading the Department of Petroleum Engineering in Baghdad university for 11 years continuously( 1996-2007). I was appointed as Iraqi cultural attache in Poland (2007-2012 ).I was awarded by appreciation letters from several ministries , presidents of universities and deans. I published 5 text books, 44 papers and supervised 55 MSc. and 5 theses PhD and more than 140 undergraduate projects. Presently I am working as a Professor in UKH since 2013.
Professor& Postgraduate Programme Coordinator.
Member of HAAC in UKH
Member of Curriculum and PG Committees NREM/SSE
Member of Viva Voce for PG students NREM/SSE
Head of presentation committee for graduation projects NREM/SSE
1 Eng. of Anbar Gov. Drilling company for water - wells 1967-1968
2 Eng. of Baghdad Gov. Drilling company for water - wells 1968 - 1969
3 Director of Drilling Drilling company for water - wells 1969 - 1977
4 Lecturer Petroleum Engineering Dept. Engineering College, University of Baghdad 1980 - 1986
5 Assistant Professor Petroleum Eng. Dept. Engineering College, University of Baghdad 1986 - 1999
6 Professor Petroleum Eng. Dept. Engineering College, University of Baghdad 1999 - still
7 Head of Petr. Eng. Dept. Petroleum Eng. Dept. Engineering College, University of Baghdad 1997- 2007
8 Cultural Attaché Iraqi Embassy, Poland 2007- 2012
9 Professor Petroleum Eng. Dept. Engineering College, University of Baghdad 2012-2013 1/7/2013(RETIRED DUE TO THE AGE)
10 Professor Emeritus University of Baghdad 2013 – Still
11 Professor University of Kurdistan Hewler, Erbil 2013 – Still
1 Simplified techniques to determine the emulsion cement slurry components Al Muhandis Journal 1986
2 Analytical determination of optimum weight on bit and rotary speed for minimum drilling cost The first engineering conference 1985
3 The effect of some additives on rheological properties of cement slurry Al Muhandis Journal 1986
4 The effect of temperature and pressure on rheological properties of drilling fluids The fouth conference of Research councel 1986
5 The effect of well preparation and flow regimes on displacement efficiency in primary cementing Al Muhandis Journal 1988
6 The effect of mud and slurry properties on displacement efficiency in primary cementing Al Muhandis Journal 1988
7 Thermal mud Stability of oil mud Petroleum Research Journal 1990
8 Prediction of abnormal formation pressure in missan field Unauthorized for publication
9 Prediction and detection of abnormal pressure using the normal compaction line Unauthorized for publication
10 Effect of additives on thermal stability of high density oil muds
11 Generalized cross-plots for flow calculations during primary cementing Al Muhandis Journal 1996
12 A method for on-site estimation of the thickening time and the free water content of cement slurries Petroleum Research Journal 1992
13 Contamination during primary cementing operations (experimental study) Engineering and Technology Journal 1997
14 Contamination and cement strength during primary cementing operations Engineering and Technology Journal 1995
15 Thermal stability of polymer mud Al Handasa Engineering Journal 1997
16 Prediction of abnormal formation pressure in southern Iraq Al Muhandis Journal 1998
17 A study concerning prevention of uncontrolled blowouts of oil wells after primary cementing operations Al Muhandis Journal 1999
18 Construction of monograms describing the effect of different variables on behavior of a (KCI/ polymer ) drilling muds Al Handasa Journal 1998
19 Study of fracture acidizing performance of limestone reservoir rocks Al Handasa Journal 1998
20 Effect of mud compositions on the rheological behavior Al Handasa Journal 1999
21 Contamination of drilling muds in southern Iraqi fields Al Handasa Journal 1999
22 Gas hydraulics for bezergan oil field Salah Eldin University 2000
23 Optimizing viscous flow in pipe through improved flow conditions and chemical injection Al Handasa Journal 2001
24 Evaluation of multi- Phase pressure drop across production chokes 2001
25 Appearance of gravel and sand during production operation and suggested treatment in Al- Rumaila field 2001
26 Study of corrosion prevention of water injection wells 2001
27 Establishment of computer programs for oil well drilling operations 2002
28 Treatment of lost circulation in northern oil fields 2002
29 Treatment of stuck pipe problems in northern oil fields 2002
30 Measurement of dill pipes damage during drilling operations 2002
31 Polymer mud uses and their suitability 2002
32 Reduction of formation damage due to drilling muds Al Handasa Journal 2004
33 Predicting pressure and temperature profiles for single – Phase gas pipeline Al Handasa Journal 2002
34 Biotreatment technique to treat oil wells wastes Iraqi Journal of chemical and Petroleum Engineering 2004.
35- Corrosion Mitigating in
Crude Oil process by implementation of Desalting Unit in Erbil Refinery. American Scientific Research Journal for Engineering, Technology and
Science(ASRJETS) .ISSN(Online) 2313-4402. Sept 2017.
optimization of a Selected Field in Kurdistan Region. UKH Journal of Science
and Engineering.E-ISSN 2520-7792.
Effect of Proper Selection of Drilling Fluid on Drilling Operation in Janbour
Field. American Scientific Research Journal for Engineering, Technology and
Science(ASRJETS) .ISSN(Online) 2313-4402. 2018
Transportation of Cutting in Inclined Wells . UKH, JSE 3-13 2018.
39-Implementation of Hydraulic Fracturing Operation for a Reservoir in KRG.
UKH, JSE 3 (5) 10-21 2019
40- Oil Well Testing Using Production Logging Tool in the Khurmala Oil Field in KRG.
UKH, JSE 3(2) 41-51 2019.
41- A study of Asphaltene Precipitation Problem in Some Wells in KRG.
UKH, JSE 4(6) 27-36 2020.
42- Implementation of Artificial Lift Technique for Optimum Production in Oil wells of Kirkuk Field. IEEExplore 2020
43- Analyzing the Factors Contributing to Water Conning in Naturally Fractured Oil Reservoir of KRG IC 2021, 7th international Engineering Conference.
44- Comparison Between Homogenous and Heterogenous Reservoirs: A Parametric Study of Water Conning Phenomena. UKH, JSE Vol. 5 No1 2021
1 Oil Spills conference 1985 USA L.A Audience
2 4th conference scientific research council 1987 Baghdad Research papers
3 Gas Technology conference Iraqi Engineers Union 1999 Baghdad Research papers
4 Oil and Gas industry conference 2000 Tikrit Univ. Research papers
5 Engineering Educ. in Arab countries 2006 Damascus audience
6 Scientific Engineering 2nd , 3rd , 4th 5th conference, College of Eng. 1984 – 2003 Baghdad Research papers
7 Fifth Scientific Engineering Conference, College of Eng. University of Baghdad 2003 Baghdad Research papers
8-Sixth International Engineering Conference (IEC2020). Feb.24-25.2020 Erbil
9- Seventh International Engineering Conference (iEC2021), Feb 24-25 2021 Erbil.
Supervision of Postgraduate theses
1 Prediction of abnormal pressure in Misan field MSc
Petroleum Eng. 1987
2 Factors affecting displacement efficiency in primary cementing (experimental
study) MSc Petroleum Eng. 1987
3 Thermal stability of oil base muds Petroleum Eng. 1988
4 Factors affecting cement slurry contamination during primary cementing
operations MSc Petroleum Eng. 1989 Coupled Reservoir-Geochemical Simulation of Caprock Integrity during
5 Establishment of graphical relationships between ingredients of
bentonitic-cement slurry and its main physical and rheological properties. MSc
Petroleum Eng. 1990
6 Effect of additives on thermal stability of high density oil base muds. MSc
Petroleum Eng. 1990
7 Establishment of graphical relationships between ingredients of prehaydrated
bentonetic-cement slurry and its main physical and rheological properties. MSc
Petroleum Eng. 1991
8 Physical and rheological properties of glass G Gilsonite cement slurries.
Petroleum Eng. 1995
9 Prediction of abnormal pore pressures for southern Iraq. MSc Petroleum Eng.
10 Thermal stability of polymer muds. Petroleum Eng. 1997
11 Effect of mud composition on the rheological behavior. MSc Petroleum Eng.
12 Appearance of gravel and sand during production operation and suggested
treatment for AL- Rumaila field/main pay. MSc Petroleum Eng. 2000
13 The hydraulic of gas lifting for Bazirgam field wells. MSc Petroleum Eng.
14 Study of corrosion prevention of oil and water injection wells. MSc
Petroleum Eng. 2000
15 Treatment of loss circulator for northern Iraq. MSc Petroleum Eng. 2002
16 Evaluation of multi-phase flow pressure drop across production choke valves.
MSc Petroleum Eng. 2002
17 Effect of minerals existing in muds on sandstone reservoir characteristics
of Zubair formation Petroleum Eng. 2003
18 Predicting pressure and temperature profiles for gas pipeline and simple
networks. MSc Petroleum Eng. 2004
19 Evaluation of cleaning efficiency in directional wells.(PhD) Petroleum Eng.
20 The use of KCL/polymer drilling fluid to prevent the swelling shale and
achieve well-bore stability(PhD) Petroleum Eng. 1998
21 Experimental study of acid – Fracturing of some Iraqi oil wells (Ph.D.)
Petroleum Eng. 1998
22 Optimizing viscous flow in pipes through improved flow conditions and chemical
injections (Ph.D.) Petroleum Eng. 2000
23 Different techniques to minimize oil wells drilling wastes (Ph.D.) Petroleum
24 Cuttings transport in horizontal wells (Ph.D.) Petroleum Eng. 2007
25 Model to couple the mechanical/chemical stresses affecting borehole
instability due to interaction between shale and drilling fluids (Ph.D)
Petroleum Eng. 2007
26 Complete loss circulation of drilling fluid in Al-Khaseb formation North
Dome in Al-Ahdeb field.(MSc) Petroleum E
27 Rebin Ali Mohammed Ameen- Transportation of Cutting in
inclined Wells. – Completed on May 201
28 Sasan Sabah Hanna- Optimization of the
Drilling Parameters and Bit Selection for the Geologic Formations Drilled in Kurdistan- Completed on
29 Bzhar Maruf Ali- Corrosion and its Mitigation in
the Oil and Gas Industry for KAR Projects- Completed on Sep. 2017
30 Hardawan Mohammed Hasan- The Control of Wellbore
Stability in Kolosh Formation- Completed on May 2018.
31 Ranj Sherko Ali- Reducing Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)
Concentration in Khurmala Oilfield by Using H2S
Scavengers. Competed on May 2018
32 Bashdar Anwar Mohammed- Oil Well Testing Using
Production Logging Tools (PLT). Completed.on Sept. 201
33 Hazhar Azad Ahmed- The Effect of Stresses on
Directional Permeability in Kurdistan Region- Completed on Sept. 2017
34 Shakar Haris Mohammed- Integrated Reservoir Study for Upper Qamchuqa Formation-
Completed on Sept.2017
35 Shamal Mohammed Ahmed- Cathodic Protection of
Buried Pipelines in Kurdistan Region- Completed on Sept 2017
36 Sherwan Ibrahim Taher - Optimizing Oil Production
of the Horizontal Wells in Khurmala Oilfield (KOF) – Completed on Sept 2017
37 Sirwan Ahmed- Investigation of the Pre-treatments
for reducing Salts and Sediments from Khurmala Oil Field- Completed on May 2018
38 Frzan Fraidoon Ali-Application of Reservoir
Performance Models and Production Optimization Techniques in Kurdistan Region of Iraq – Completed sept 2017
39-Sheida Mostafa Sheikheh Coupled Reservoir-Geochemical Simulation of Caprock Integrity during
Pressure Maintenance. Competed July 2019.
40-Shvan Mohamed Ahmed Well Performance Analysis and Flow Calculations for a Well in Kurdistan
Region. Completed July 2019
41-Salar Jaladet Muhammed Saleh Optimization of Drilling Operations via Implementing Multi-Phase Managed
Pressure Drilling (MPD) in Low Pressure Formations in Kurdistan. Completed August 2019
42- Pola Jameel Ali History Matching and Enhanced Oil Recovery in a Naturally
Fractured Reservoir Completed Nov. 2019
43-Shayma H. Alshaibani Implementation of Pressure Maintenance for a Reservoir in Khurmala Oil field. Completed Dec. 2019
44- Bayan Hikmat Safi Production Enhancement Using Electrical Submersible Pumps for Certain
Wells in KRG. Completed Dec. 2019
45- Hawzhin Fatij Reservoir Modelling and Production Optimization of Oil Wells in Kirkuk
Field. Completed Dec. 2019.
46.Ibrahim Ahmed Reservoir Evaluation of Cretaceous Formations of A Field in Kurdistan
Region. Completed Dec. 2019.
47- Rasan Sarbast Faisal Design of Hydraulic Fracturing Operation for a Reservoir in KRG. Completed Dec. 2019
48- Dana Mohammed Khidir Study of Asphalt Precipitation Problem in Some Wells in KRG. Completed Dec. 2019
49- Ararat Abdolla Rahimy Probing the Applicability of Nanoparticles Assissted Surfactant Flooding
Process in a Carbonate Rock of KRG: Experimental. Completed September 2020
50-Rafid Khaleel Hanna Ibrahimi Laboratory Evaluation of Low-Salinity Water Flooding in Carbonate Rocks
of KRG. Completed September 2020.
Now I am supervising 10 MSc.thesis and they are in progress NREM- UKH 2020- cont.
of Undergraduate Individual Projects
Supervised more than 120 individual projects. More than 140 individual projects in UKH
1 Petroleum Engineering – Drilling and completion (translated to Arabic) 1984
2 Well Design – Drilling and production (translated to Arabic) 1987
3 Oil well Drilling Engineering (authored in Arabic for fourth year students , petr. Eng. Dept. Baghdad University) 1988
4 Oil well Drilling Engineering (authored in Arabic for third year students , petr. Eng. Dept. Baghdad University) 1988
5 Methods and Technology of Horizontal well Drilling (authored in Arabic) 2002