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Location: Bldg. 78, Rm. 1017

Mashaer Abdulaziz Alfaraj

Laboratory Specialist, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

Educational Qualification

  • B.S. Major in Geology, Portland State University, United States, 2019

Research Interests

  • Sedimentology and impact of diagenesis on reservoir quality.
  • Stratigraphy and sequence stratigraphy.
  • Reservoir characterization

Selected Publications

  • Obidara, T. O., Azeem, M. A., Lawal, D. U., Alfaraj, M. A., Abdulhamid, M. A., & Baroud, T. N. (2023). Novel hexa-fluorinated intrinsically porous polyimide membranes for the desalination of high saline water by air-gap membrane distillation. Desalination, 116948.
  • Abdullah, E., Baatiyah, M., Aljabri, J., Alfaraj, M., Al-Otaibi, M., ElHusseiny, A., & Alade, O. (2023, January). Developing a Generalized Correlation to Obtain Steady-State Based Permeability Using a Probe Permeameter. In SPE Reservoir Characterisation and Simulation Conference and Exhibition. OnePetro. https://onepetro.org/SPERCSC/proceedings/22RCSC/3-22RCSC/D031S016R004/515724
  • Bageri, B., Benaafi, M., Al Jaberi, J., Alfaraj, M. A., & Al-Otaibi, B. (2023). Impact of Quartz/Argillaceous Sandstone and Siliceous/Kaolinitic Claystone Contamination of Drilling Fluid and Filter Cake Properties. Geofluids, 2023. https://www.hindawi.com/journals/geofluids/2023/1093287/
  • Amao, Abduljamiu O., Mashaer A. Alfaraj, and Michael A. Kaminski. 2022. “Uvigerina Agglutinata n.Sp. a New Holocene Benthic Foraminifer with an Outer Agglutinated Layer from the Central Red Sea.” Revue de Micropaléontologie 76 (October): 100689. https://doi.org/10.1016/J.REVMIC.2022.100689.
  • Benthic foraminifera community structure; a function of dispersal and environmental gradients. Alfaraj, M., Amao, A., Alramadan, K., and Kaminski, M.: Benthic foraminifera community structure; a function of dispersal and environmental gradients, EGU General Assembly 2022, Vienna, Austria, 23–27 May 2022, EGU22-9478,https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-egu22-9478, 2022.
  • Alade, O., Abdullah, E., Alfaraj, M., Al Hamad, J., Hassan, A., Mahmoud, M., … & Nakhli, A. (2022, September). Removal of Wax Deposit from Tight Formation Using Ultrasonic Cavitation with Thermochemical Heat Source. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition. OnePetro.