Mohamed Ali Hamid

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Dr. Mohamed Ali Hamid
Ph.D, M.Sc., B.Sc. , MEI                                                                                                                                                                                               Senior Lecturer                                                                                                                                                                                                 Petroleum Engineering
Faculty of Engineering and Science

Contact Details:
Tel: +60 85 443939 Ext:2512
Fax: +60 85 443837
Location: Skylark 3.L2.356
Email: mohamed.a@curtin.edu.my

Background

Mohamed Ali Hamid was born in Sudan in 1984. He received the B.Sc. degree in chemical engineering from University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan in 2006.  He joined Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Tronoh, Malaysia, in 2008 as a researcher where he received the M.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering in 2010 and PhD in Petroleum Engineering in 2014.  His main areas of research interest are adsorption, characterization, and mathematical modeling of chemicals during EOR process. Dr. Mohamed is a member of the Sudanese Engineering Council, Sudan; the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), and the Chemical Engineering Society at University Of Khartoum, Sudan.

Academic History

  • PhD in Petroleum Engineering, University Technology Petronas. Apr 2014
  • MSc in Petroleum Engineering, University Technology Petronas, Oct. 2010
  • BSc (Hons) in Chemical Engineering, University of Khartoum, Sudan, Sep. 2006

Research Interests

  • Water Alternating Gas EOR Process
  • Alkaline Surfactant Polymer EOR Process
  • Adsorption of surfactants and polymers on sandstone rocks
  • Characterization, and mathematical modeling of chemicals during EOR process.

Journal Publication

  1. Mohamed Ali Hamid and Birol Demiral, “Effect of water relative permeability on water injectivity during water alternating gas process,” International Journal of Modeling and Simulation, 2010.
  2. Mohamed Ali Hamid and Mustafa Onur, “Investigation on surfactant and polymer Adsorption during ASP Flooding”, Journal of applied science (JAS), 2013.
  3. Mohamed Ali Hamid and Mustafa Onur, “Effects of Concentration, Temperature, and pH on Anionic Surfactant Adsorption Isotherm”, platform journal, 2013.
  4. Mohamed Ali Hamid and Mustafa Onur, “A Comparative Numerical Simulation Study of Adsorption on Formation Rocks during Alkaline/Surfactant/Polymer (ASP) floods”, platform journal, 2013.

Conference Publication

  1. Mohamed Ali Hamid and Birol Demiral, “Simulation of Injectivity Characterization during WAG Process,” in National Postgraduate Conference, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia, 2009.
  2. Mohamed Ali Hamid and Birol Demiral, “The Effect of Skin Factor on Water Injectivity during WAG process,” International Conference on Integrated Petroleum Engineering and Geosciences, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2010.
  3. Muhammad Rehan Hashmet, Birol M.R.Demiral, Mohamed Ali, and Muhammad Kashif, “Rheology of Enhanced Oil Recovery Polymers-A Review”, National Postgraduate Conference, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia, 2011.
  4. Mohamed Ali Hamid and Mustafa Onur, “Investigation on surfactant and polymer Adsorption during ASP Flooding”, International Oil and Gas Symposium and Exhibition (IOGSE), Sabah, Malaysia, Oct. 2013.
  5. Mohamed Ali Hamid and Mustafa Onur, “Extended Langmuir models accounting for the effects of salinity and pH on adsorption of surfactants and polymers during an ASP flooding process”, annual postgraduate conference, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia, June 2013.

Research Funding

PETRONAS Research SDN. BHD. Grant (2011-2013) Project Name: Experimental and Numerical Simulation Study of Polymer and Surfactant Adsorptions during Chemical EOR Flooding

Consultancy Project

  • Simulation Study of Oil Recovery by Surfactant, Surfactant/ Polymer and Alkaline Surfactant Polymer Processes.
  • Characterization of Rock and Fluids of interaction for Surfactant/Polymer Flooding,
  • Pre-Investigation Report on Polymer Solution Viscosity for ASP Process
  • Relative Permeability Hystersis during WAG Process,
  • Injectivity Characterization during WAG Process

Professional Affiliation

  • Membership in Sudanese engineering council.
  • Membership in Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)

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