Organization profile

Organisation profile

We are recognised internationally as a leading centre of excellence in petroleum engineering and petroleum geosciences teaching, training and research with strong links to industry worldwide. We are committed to developing and delivering training and research programmes that meet the needs of the international petroleum industry and the global demand for subsurface oil and gas resources.

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permeability Earth & Environmental Sciences
modeling Earth & Environmental Sciences
water Earth & Environmental Sciences
gas Earth & Environmental Sciences
Water Engineering & Materials Science
oil Earth & Environmental Sciences
simulation Earth & Environmental Sciences
inhibitor Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1978 2017

Accurate dual-porosity modeling of CO2 storage in fractured reservoirs

Castaneda Neto, R., Elder, H., Doster, F. & Geiger, S. Feb 2017 SPE Reservoir Simulation Conference 2017. Society of Petroleum Engineers , SPE-182646-MS

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

transfer functions
transfer function
Transfer functions

An improved approach for estimation of flow and hysteresis parameters applicable to WAG experiments

Mahzari, P. & Sohrabi, M. 24 Feb 2017 In : Fuel. 197, p. 359-372

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


An integrated study of the dominant mechanism leading to improved oil recovery by carbonated water injection

Seyyedi Nasooh Abad, S. M., Mahzari, P. & Sohrabi, M. S. 25 Jan 2017 In : Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry. 45, p. 22-32 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water injection
Phase behavior


ALEAR Best Postgraduate Paper Award.

Claudia Aravena (Recipient), 2007

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Award to the Academic Excellence

Claudia Aravena (Recipient), 1996

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

BA - British Association 1939 Prize (Medal)

Alexander John Graham (Recipient), Jun 2009

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2012 2017

Panel Discussion: Academic Jobs in Oil and Gas

Geiger, S. (Speaker)
21 Feb 2017

Activity: Public lecture

Nature Communications (Journal)

Charalampidou, E. C. (Editorial board member)
May 2017

Activity: Publication peer-review

Edinburgh International Science Festival

Charalampidou, E. C. (Invited speaker), Nikolaos Papadogiannis (Invited speaker)
8 Apr 2017

Activity: Participation in Festival or Exhibition