Fahad Syed

Graduate Student
PhD in Chemical and Petroleum Engineering (Petroleum focus) In Progress
Primary office:
270 Slawson


Summary

Fahad Syed is a Ph.D. Student in Chemical and Petroleum Engineering department majoring in Petroleum and Reservoir Engineering under the supervision of Dr. Shahin Negahban and Dr. Masoud Kalantari. His research interest is to develop a field-based, advanced numerical methodology to optimize Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) opportunities in unconventional reservoirs. Mr. Syed earned his B.Eng and M.S. from the Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan and the Petroleum Institute (Khalifa University), Abu Dhabi respectively. After completing his M.S., he worked for ADNOC Offshore for around 7 years in different research and operational disciplines as a Petroleum & Reservoir Engineer.

Mr. Syed participated in multiple R&D projects, funded by ADNOC R&D Oil and Gas Sub-Committee, as a researcher and the principle investigator. He has been honored with numerous achievement and appreciation awards by the R&D sub-committee and the local office management in the recognition of his innovative research contributions. Most importantly, part of his ground-breaking findings are being applied for the full field re-development of one of the major offshore oil producing reservoir in Abu Dhabi.


Upcoming Events and Deadlines

Gang Yang's Comprehensive Exam Defense | Friday, December 13th | starts @ 9:30AM | 298 Slawson

Stop Day - Movie Night | Friday, December 13th | starts @ 5:00PM | Beren Center (G192 Slawson)

Winter Break | The main CPE office will be closed during the week of December 23-27 and again on Wednesday, Janurary 1, 2020. Some faculty and staff may be available on some of these days, but they should be contacted directly for individual appointments. 

Wednesday, January 15th | New Graduate Student Orientation

Tuesday, January 21st | First Day of Spring 2020 Classes


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