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Location: Bldg. 67, Rm. 1135

Mohamed Attia Elsayed

Software Engineer, Department of Petroleum Engineering

Currently working as a PETE Petroleum Software Engineer at CPG’s Department of Petroleum Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, KSA. Previously, working as a Startup Executive, LB, and RA at KFUPM.

Educational Qualification

  • M.S., in Petroleum Engineering, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 2013
  • B.S., in Petroleum Engineering, Suez University, Suez, Egypt, 2009

Research Interests

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Production optimization (Inflow Performance Relationship IPR)
  • Reservoir Engineering

Selected Publications

  • AM Salem, M Attia, A Alsabaa, A Abdelaal, Z Tariq. 2022. Machine Learning Approaches for Compressibility Factor Prediction at High-and Low-Pressure Ranges‏. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering 47 (9), 12193-12204‏
  • M Mahmoud, M Attia, H Al-Hashim. 2017. EDTA chelating agent/seawater solution as enhanced oil recovery fluid for sandstone reservoirs. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering 152, 275-283‏
  • M Attia, MA Mahmoud. ‏2015. Defining the Optimum Properties of Chelating Agents to be used as EOR Fluid for Sandstone Reservoirs. SPE Saudi Arabia Section Annual Technical Symposium and Exhibition‏
  • M Attia, MA Mahmoud. ‏2015. The Impact of Adding High pH Fluid to Sea Water on The Sandstone Rock Charge During EOR Process. SPE Middle East Oil & Gas Show and Conference‏
  • M Attia, MA Mahmoud, HS Al-Hashim, AS Sultan. ‏2014. Shifting to a new EOR area for sandstone reservoirs with high recovery, No damage, and low cost‏. SPE EOR Conference at Oil and Gas West Asia‏
  • MA Mahmoud, MA Gadallah. ‏2013. Modeling of the Change of Rock Petrophysical Properties Due to Sulfur Deposition in Sour Gas Reservoirs. SPE North Africa Technical Conference and Exhibition‏
  • MA Mahmoud, MA Gadallah. ‏2013. New Insights into Evaluating the Damage due to Calcium Sulfate Scale Precipitation during Low and High Salinity Water Injection. North Africa Technical Conference and Exhibition‏
  • M Attia, MA Mahmoud, A Abdulraheem, SA Al-Neaim. 2013. Evaluation of the pressure drop due to multi phase flow in horizontal pipes using fuzzy logic and neural networks. SPE Middle East Oil and Gas Show and Conference

Awards & Honors

  • A full scholarship for a master’s degree at King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, KSA [2011-2013]