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Arqam Muqtadir

Engineer II, CIPR

Educational Qualification

  • M.Sc., Petroleum Engineering – KFUPM 2017.
  • B.Sc., Petroleum Engineering – KFUPM 2015

Research Interests

  • Geomechanics
  • Hydraulic Fracturing
  • Acoustic Emissions
  • Well Stimulation
  • Artificial Intelligence

Selected Publications

  • Muqtadir, A., Elkatatny, S., Mahmoud, M., Abdulraheem, A., & Gomaa, A. (2018). Effect of the Type of Fracturing Fluid on the Breakdown Pressure of Tight Sandstone Rocks. Society of Petroleum Engineers. doi:10.2118/192365-MS
  • Muqtadir, A., Elkatatny, S. M., Mahmoud, M. A., Abdulraheem, A., & Gomaa, A. (2018). Effect of Saturating Fluid on the Geomechanical Properties of Low Permeability Scioto Sandstone Rocks. American Rock Mechanics Association.
  • Tariq, Z., Abdulraheem, A., Elkatatny, S., Mahmoud, M., Muqtadir, A., & Murtaza, M. (2018). Geomechanical Studies on CO2Sequestrated Rocks in an Aqueous Saline Environment. Society of Petroleum Engineers. doi:10.2118/192242-MS
  • Ali, S. S., Muqtadir, A., Dhamen, A. A. Al, Jin, G., Husseini, R., Aleid, Z., Alshanqaiti, E. (2018). Acoustic Emission Characteristics of Calcareous Source Rocks in Compression Tests. In GEO 2018 13th Middle East Geosciences Conference and Exhibition, Manama, Bahrain, March 5-8, 2018.
  • Jin, G., Ali, S. S., Muqtadir, A., Hussaini, S. R., Nair, A., Alshanqaiti, E., Ali, A. W. Z. (2017). Stress-Induced Damage Evolution in Unconventional Shale Monitored by Acoustic Emission. Society of Petroleum Engineers. doi:10.2118/187336-MS