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Dr. Mohamed Gamal Rezk

Research Engineer III, CIPR

Dr. Mohamed Rezk is currently a Research Engineer at the Center for Integrative Petroleum Research (CIPR), College of Petroleum Engineering and Geosciences (CPG) at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals. Previously, he worked as a Post-Doctoral Researcher at the CIPR for two years. Dr. Rezk’s research work focuses on CO2 sequestration and carbon removal, underground hydrogen storage, and EOR. He has ten years of experience in reservoir and petroleum engineering. Prior to joining King Fahd University, Dr. Rezk was working as an Assistant Professor of Petroleum Engineering at Cairo University. He also worked for two years as a reservoir engineer and business developer at the Technical Petroleum Services (TPS) company in Egypt.

Educational Qualification

  • Ph.D., in Petroleum Engineering, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Malaysia, 2020
  • MSc., in Petroleum Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt, 2015
  • B.S., in Petroleum Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt, 2012

Research Interests

  • CO2 sequestration and underground hydrogen storage 
  • Multiphase flow in porous media
  • Enhanced oil recovery (EOR)
  • Mass transfer

Selected Publications

  • Rezk, M. G., Ibrahim, A.F., and Adebayo, A.R. (2023). Influence of Impurities on Reactive Transport of CO2 during Geo-sequestration in Saline Aquifers. Fuel, Volume 344, 2023, 127994.
  • Rezk, M. G., Ibrahim, A.F., and Adebayo, A.R. (2023). Uncertainty quantification for CO2 storage during intermittent CO2-EOR in oil reservoirs. International Journal of Coal Geology, ISSN 0166-5162.
  • Rezk, M. G., Foroozesh, J., Abdulrahman, A., and Gholinezhad, J. (2021). CO2 Diffusion and Dispersion in Porous Media: Review of Advances in Experimental Measurements and Mathematical Models. Energy and Fuels, 36, 1, 133–155.
  • Rezk, M. G., Foroozesh, J., Zivar, D. and Mumtaz, M. (2019). CO2 storage potential during CO2 enhanced oil recovery in sandstone reservoirs. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 66, 233-243.