CPG

Mohammed H. S. AlGhamdi

Tel: +966 (013) 860-4208

Location: DTV 02, Rm. 227 [Cluster 01]

Mohammed H. S. AlGhamdi

Programmer Remote Sensing Laboratory, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

Mohammed joined CPG in 2018 as RSL Web-Devoloper and data management. Main responsibilities include managing imagery data and websites devolpment.

Educational Qualification

  • B.S., Computer Science, Jubail University College (JUC), Jubail Industrial City, KSA, 2018.
Tel: +966 (013) 860-8643

Location: DTV 02, Rm. 227 [Cluster 01]

Asma Kamil S. Aljuwaei

Programmer Remote Sensing Laboratory, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

Asma has joined the Department of Remote Sensing in 2020. She is graduated from the Arab Open University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology and computing. Asma has also worked for Al-Hazm Industrial Equipment in Dammam, KSA as an IT administrator for 5 years and 7 months.

Educational Qualification

  • B.S. in Information technology and computing form Arab open University, Dammam KSA, 2010
  • Diploma in Computer Science and Programming tech ,Dammam KSA, 2005
Tel: +966 (013) 860-8713

Location: DTV 02, Rm. 227 [Cluster 01]

Emad Mohammed Gashgari

Programmer Remote Sensing Laboratory, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

Emad is a programmer with a passion for video games. He thinks every video game has a great story to tell if we see it from the developer’s point of view. He is also a big Transformers fan.

Educational Qualification

  • B.S. in Software Engineering form KFUPM, Dhahran KSA, 2010

Research Interests

  • XR
  • 3D printing
  • Game Development
Tel: +966 (013) 860-8612

Mohammed Zaki Al-AbdulJabbar

3D Graphic Designer Remote Sensing Laboratory, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

Graduated from Multimedia University majoring in Virtual Reality. Passionate about building interactive 3D environments (Virtual Environments), 3D Modeling (3D content modeling) and a little into 3D animation.
Developing skills in 3D Game Engines in free time.

Educational Qualification

• Diploma in Management Information Systems, Institute of Industrial Management and Information Technology (IIMIT), Dhahran, KSA, 2004
B.S. in Virtual Reality, Multimedia University, Malaysia, 2011

Research Interests

  • VR, AR, MR, XR
  • 3D Modeling & Animation
  • C# Programming

Awards & Honors

  • Our Team (Internship) has won the Golden Medal in the I’TEX Convention, Virtual Hajj Project, Kuala Lumpur, 2010
Tel: +966 (013) 860-4653

Location: DTV Bldg. 248 (PEGTC), Cu. 108.20

Hamad Dhafer Al-Hajri

AI Software Engineer, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

Educational Qualification

  • B.S. in Software Engineering from Johnson & Wales University, Providence, Rhode Island USA 2020

Research Interests

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning
  • Software Development

Awards & Honors

  • IBM Certificate Python for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence
  • College Leadership Rhode Island Program – Class of 2021
  • Special Honors and Awards Program (SHARP) accelerated degree program member from Johnson & Wales University
Tel: +966 (013) 860-8945

Location: DTV Bldg. 248 (PEGTC), Rm. 227

Bayan Abdullah Aldahlawi

Programmer Remote Sensing Laboratory, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

Ms. Bayan graduated with a bachelor’s in Computer Information Systems in 2018. Bayan excels with using the language of technology to present information in a clear and polished way. Besides website design, her skills also include graphic design, video editing. She is comfortable with modern web application architectures such as having a website front end and database back end, and she is experienced with querying information from sources such as the database and generating charts, tables, and graphs to present the information in a meaningful way. Bayan joined RSDS team on April 26th with her first day occurring during the work from home period. Despite the challenges, Bayan kept a positive attitude and put real effort into her assigned tasks, collaborating and working remotely. As regular work resumes back at the office. Bayan is on track to continue developing her technical skills in web development and she is the team authority on issues relating to the visual design and appearance of websites, apps, and other digital media. RSDS believes Bayan will continue to develop herself and contribute significantly to the strategic vision of the software development unit.

  • Assisting the Research Administration office helping Mr. Abdulwahab to administer the new Elements system for tracking publications and Dimensions system.
  • Working together with the other members of the software development unit on assigned tasks and especially working to enhance the visual design of the created software, and web applications including the design and layout of the various pages and the overall styling of the website and continuing to develop her range of technical expertise and ability to individually solve technical challenges, including the design of complete web applications including front end and back end
  • Soliciting guidance and feedback in order to stay productively engaged in various projects
  • Contributing to RSDS’s graphic design expertise as well as video editing capability, as needed

Educational Qualification

  • B.S. in Computer Information Systems from Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University (2018).
Tel: +966 (013) 860-2061

Location: Bldg. 78, Rm, 1058

Jaber Al Jaberi

Petroleum Engineer, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

Mr. Jaber Al Jaberi is currently working as a Petroleum Engineer in Laboratories Technical Support & Services Department at College of Petroleum Engineering & Geoscience. He completed his master’s program from KFUPM with thesis titled “Modeling the Phase Transition of Hydrate using the Mean Spherical Approximation”. He was trained in Baker Hughes lab on different tests including core preparation, geomechanics and petrophysics characterization. Jaber has one patent and several publications in distinctive journals and conferences. He served as vice president for SPE and SPWLA – KFUPM Chapters, and he is an active member in different societies.

Educational Qualification

  • M.S. in Petroleum Engineering (2016-2019), King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
  • B.S. in Petroleum Engineering (2011-2016), King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Research Interests

  • Flow assurance.
  • PVT modeling.
  • Drilling fluid.
  • Cementing.

Selected Publications

  • Aljaberi, Jaber , Alafnan, Saad , Glatz, Guenther , Sultan, Abdullah S., and Clement Afagwu. “The Impact of Kerogen Tortuosity on Shale Permeability.” SPE J. (2020;): doi: https://doi.org/10.2118/204469-PA
  • Badr S. Bageri, Abdulrauf Rasheed Adebayo, Jaber Al Jaberi, Shirish Patil,. “Effect of perlite particles on the filtration properties of high-density barite weighted water-based drilling fluid.” Powder Technology, Volume 360, 2020, Pages 1157-1166, ISSN 0032-5910. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2019.11.030
  • Badr S. Bageri, Abdulrauf Rasheed Adebayo, Assad Barri, Jaber Al Jaberi, Shirish Patil, Syed Rizwanullah Hussaini, Rahul S. Babu. Evaluation of secondary formation damage caused by the interaction of chelated barite with formation rocks during filter cake removal, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Volume 183, 2019,ISSN 0920-4105. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2019.106395

Awards & Honors

  • Recipient of King Fahd University Petroleum & Minerals, MSc & BSc Scholarships.
  • Second-Class Honors BSc from King Fahd University Petroleum & Minerals.
Tel: +966 (013) 860-4235
Fax: +966 (013) 860-4447

Location: Bldg. 76, Rm. 1135

Ahmed Al-Sabaa

Drilling Lab Specialist, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

Ahmed is a petroleum engineer who came from oilfield where he was a professional in directional drilling. He is a well control accredited trainer from the International Association of Drilling Contractors “IADC” in Drilling, Coiled tubing, Wireline & Well servicing operator company representative. He is accredited from the international well control forum “IWCF” as well control trainer for drilling operations who spent several years of his career leading well control classes and providing training to different oilfield personnel in Aramco and major international contractors for Aramco like Schlumberger, Halliburton, Baker, Weatherford, etc.
Ahmed has brought extensive experience in consultation and training in oilfield with great capabilities in on-rig and on-job training for both technical and HSE issues as he is NEBOSH-IGC certified, to manage the drilling simulation lab to get the maximum practical and theoretical use of equipment in both educational and research activities.

Research Interests

  • Well control
  • Drilling fluids
  • Drilling cement
Tel: +966 (013) 860-2170
Fax: +966 (013) 860-2595

Location: Bldg. 76, Rm. 2245

Syed Shahul Hamid

Laboratory Technician, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

From February 1992 to the present day, Syed has been working as Technician II, Earth Sciences Department, KFUPM.

He is also a team member of many NSTIP, DSR & KACST projects assumed by the Geosciences Dept. and other KFUPM’s department faculties.

Educational Qualification

  • MS, Geology, Bangalore University, India
Tel: +966 (013) 860 7782
Fax: +966 (013) 860 2595

Location: Bldg. 2, Rm. 105

Jafar Sadeq Al Hamad

Laboratory Technician, Laboratory Technical Support & Services

Jafar joined CPG in 2018 as Lab Technician with LTSS Department. Previously worked three years as real time Administrator at Petrolink international providing Geosteering support for GOC Center at Saudi Aramco EXPEC1.

Educational Qualification

  • B.S. in Petroleum Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals – 2008-2014

Research Interests

  • Well Logging
  • Drilling Fluids
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