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Dr. Rabeah Al Zaidy

Assistant Professor, CIPR

Educational Qualification

  • Ph.D., Computer Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, US.
  • M.S., Information Systems Security, Concordia University, Montréal, Canada
  • B.S., (1st Honors) Computer Science, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia

Professional Profile:

  • 2021-2023, PI, Intelligent Reservoir Mapping, Aramco-CIPR, KFUPM
  • 2021-2022, AI Research Consultant, SDAIA
  • 2018 – 2019, Post​​doctoral Fellow, CEMSE, KAUST
  • 2017 – 2018, Post​​doctoral Scholar, Pennsylvania State University

Research Interests

  • Machine Learning
  • Large Scale Information Retrieval
  • AI for Energy and Environment Applications
  • Deep Learning Reservoir Modeling
  • Natural Language Processing

Selected Publications

  • A. Z. Yamani, K. Katterbaeur, A. A. Alshehri and R. A. Al-Zaidy, “SAMA: Spatially-Aware Model-Agnostic Machine Learning Framework for Geophysical Data,” in IEEE Access, vol. 11, pp. 7436-7449, 2023, doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2023.3236802.
  • Katterbauer, Klemens, Qasim, Abdulaziz, Al Shehri, Abdallah, and Rabeah Al Zaidy. “A Deep Learning Formation Image Log Classification Framework for Fracture Identification – A Study on Carbon Dioxide Injection Performance for the New Zealand Pohokura Field.” Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Houston, Texas, USA, October 2022.
  • Katterbauer, K., Al Qasim, A., Al Shehri, A., & Al Zaidy, R. (2022). Smart detection of fractures in formation image logs for enhanced CO2 storage. Science and Technology for Energy Transition, 77, 21
  • A. Z. Yamani, K. Katterbauer, A. A. AlShehri, A. F. Marsala and R. A. Al-Zaidy, “Denoising Electromagnatic Surveys Using LSTMs,” 2022 7th International Conference on Data Science and Machine Learning Applications (CDMA), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2022, pp. 79-84, doi: 10.1109/CDMA54072.2022.00018.
  • K. Katterbauer, A. Marsala, R. Alyami, R. Al-Zaidy. “An overview of natural language processing driven approaches toward assisted formation evaluation interpretation”. OG4IR/ICSNC conference. (2020)
  • Rabah A. Al Zaidy, Marcelo G. Armentano, Antonela Tommasel, Ludovico Boratto, and C. Lee Giles. “Second International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery and User Modeling for Smart Cities (UMCit 2019)” . European Conference on Machine Learning. 2019.
  • Rabah Alzaidy, Cornelia Caragea, and C. Lee Giles. 2019. Bi-LSTM-CRF Sequence Labeling for Keyphrase Extraction from Scholarly Documents. In The World Wide Web Conference (WWW ’19). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 2551–2557.