World Congress on

Oil, Gas and Petroleum Refinery

Theme: Recent Advancements & Upcoming Challenges in Oil and Gas Industry

OCM for Petroleum Refinery Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Nashaat N. Nassar

Associate Professor
University of Calgary
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Diego Galar

Professor
Lulea University of Technology
Sweden

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Andreas Nascimento

Professor
Federal University of Espirito Santo
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

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AHMAD ZUHAIRI ABDULLAH

Professor
Universiti Sains Malaysia
Malaysia

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Kamal Kishore Pant

Professor
Indian Institute of Technology
India

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Enas Muen Nashef

Associate Professor
Masdar institute, AbuDhabi
United Arab Emirates

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Xu Zhao

Deputy Director
Markert Analysis and Strategy Research Center of Refining and Chemical Industry in CNPC Economics & Technology Research Institute (ETIR).
China

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Hedayat Omidvar

Head of Communication Affairs with Science & Research Centers
National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC)
Iran

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Abdelaziz Khlaifat

Head of Petroleum Engineering Department
Abu Dhabi Polytechnic
United Arab Emirates

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Boyun Guo

Professor
UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE
United States

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Mohammad Ali Badri

Assistant Professor
Isfahan University of Technology
Iran

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Organizing Committee - Petroleum Engineering 2017

OCM Member

Ailin Jia

Chair of the Organizing Committee,
Director of Ordos Basin Branch Institute of RIPED, PetroChina
China

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M. Enamul Hossain

Associate Professor and Statoil Chair in Reservoir Engineering.
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Canada

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Amarjit Bakshi

Project Director/ CTO/ Business Development Executive/President & CEO.
Refining Hydrocarbon Technologies LLC
U.S.A.

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Hussain Hameed Ahmed

Associate Professor
American University of Sharjah
USA

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Russell R. Chianelli

Director of the Materials Research and Technology Institute
University of Texas
USA

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Ramesh K. Agarwal

Professor
Washington University in St. Louis
U.S.A.

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Bahman Tohidi Kalorazi

Professor
Heriot Watt University
United Kingdom

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Yunsheng Wei

Professor
Research Institute Research Institute of Petroleum Exploration and Development, CNPC
China

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M.A. Rahman

Assistant Professor
Texas A&M University
Qatar

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ABDULRAZAG Y. ZEKRI

Coordinator of Oil and Gas Technologies, Emirates Center for Energy and Environment Research and Professor of petroleum engineering
United Arab Emirates University
UAE

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Ridha Gharbi

Professor
Kuwait University
Kuwait

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Ali Qubian

TPL (RE/PE) Senior Specialist at Subsurface Team of R&T Group
Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)
Kuwait

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Ralph-Uwe Dietrich

leads the research area Alternative Fuels at the Institute of Engineering Thermodynamics,
German Aerospace Center (DLR).
Germany

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Ariffin Samsuri

Senior Professor of the Petroleum & Renewable Energy Engineering Faculty (FPREE).
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
Malaysia

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Nour Sh. El-Gendy

Head manager of Petroleum Biotechnology Lab,Process Design & Development Department.
Egyptian Petroleum Reserach Institute
Egypt

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Organizing Committee - Petroleum Engineering 2016

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Davis L. Ford

Adjunct Professor
Department of Engineering
University of Texas, Austin
USA

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Zulkhair Mansurov

General Director
Institute of Combustion Problems of the Ministry of Education and Science
Kazakhstan

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Panagiota Angeli

Professor
University College, London
UK

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Ronald Sweatman

Manager
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
USA

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Bharat Bhushan

Director
The Ohio State University
USA

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Russell R Chianelli

Director
University of Texas at El Paso
USA

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Chandrashekhar P Joshi

Professor
Michigan Technological University
USA

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M. Enamul Hossain

Associate Professor
Memorial University of Newfoundland (Memorial)
Canada

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Franklin (Feng) Tao

Associate Professor
The University of Kansas
USA

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Randy Hazlett

Associate Professor
University of Tulsa
USA

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Colin Campbell

Advisory Board of the Oil Age Journal
Oxford University
UK

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Paul F. Luckham

Professor
Imperial College London
UK

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Darrell Alec Patterson

Director
University of Bath
UK

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Kong Fah Tee

Professor
University of Greenwich
UK

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Heikki Jutila

Senior Petroleum/ Reservoir Engineer
Teknillinen korkeakoulu-Technology, UK
UK

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Junwang Tang

Associate Professor
University College London UK
UK

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Hussain H Ahmed

Chair
American University-Sharjah
UAE

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Fawzi Banat

Professor
The Petroleum Institute
UAE

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Abdulrazag Y. Zekri

Professor
Southern California
UAE

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Organizing Committee - Oil Gas Expo 2015

OCM Member

Dorrik Stow

Director
Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland
UK

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A F M Maniruzzaman

Chair in International Law and International Business Law
University of Portsmouth
U.K.

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Berrin Tansel

Professor and Undergraduate Program Director
University of Wisconsin-Madison
USA

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Zhangxing (John) Chen

Professor
University of Calgary
Canada

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Jiunn-Der Liao

Professor and Researcher
National Cheng Kung University
Taiwan

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Katarzyna Jarmołowicz-Szulc

Associate Professor
Polish Geological Institute – National Research Institute, Warsaw
Poland

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Hai Guo

Department of Civil and Structural Engineering
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
China

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Abdulrazag Zekri

Emirates Center for Energy and Environment Research and
Professor of petroleum engineering
United Arab Emirates University
UAE

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Dongsheng Wen

Professor and Chair in Petroleum Engineering School of Chemical and Process Engineering
University of Leeds
UK

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Bharat Bhushan

Professor and Director
The Ohio State University
USA

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Kalachand Sain

Senior Principal Scientist, Head and Professor
the Academy of Scientific & Innovative Research of CSIR
India

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Khalil Sarkarinejad

Professor
Shiraz University, Shiraz
Iran

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Hamid A. Al-Megren

Professor and Assistant Director
Materiales Research Institute at King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST)
Saudi Arabia

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Younes Noorollahi

Assistant Professor, Head of Renewable Energies Engineering Dep.
University of Tehran
Iran

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Mohammed Darsi A. Nedham

Advisory Committee Member
Petroleum Exploration and Production Authority, Ministry of Oil and Minerals
Yemen

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