QRI Scholars

  • Dr. Farouq Ali - QRI Scholar

    Dr. S. M. Farouq Ali

    Former Professor, University of Alberta & Penn State University

    Dr. Farouq Ali holds a B.Eng., B.Sc. (Hons.) in petroleum production engineering, and MS and PhD degrees in petroleum and natural gas engineering.

    As a professor for 40 years at Penn State University and the University of Alberta, and...

  • Dr. Khalid Aziz - QRI Scholar

    Dr. Khalid Aziz

    Otto N. Miller Professor Emeritus of Earth Sciences in the Energy Resources Engineering Dept., Stanford University

    Dr. Khalid Aziz served as the Associate Dean for Research (School of Earth Sciences) and Chair of the Petroleum Engineering Department at Stanford. His research interests include reservoir simulation,...

  • Dr. Thomas Blasingame - QRI Scholar

    Dr. Thomas A. Blasingame

    Associate Professor and holder of the Robert L. Whiting Professorship in Petroleum Engineering,  Texas A&M

    Dr. Thomas A. Blasingame joined the faculty in 1991. Two years later, he was notified that his proposal to the Department of Energy for research in reservoir characterization...

  • Dr. Steven Bryant - QRI Scholar

    Dr. Steven L. Bryant

    Canada Excellence Research Chair (CERC) in Materials Engineering for Unconventional Oil Reservoirs, The University of Calgary

    Dr. Steven Bryant is the Canada Excellence Research Chair (CERC) in Materials Engineering for Unconventional Oil Reservoirs at the University of Calgary. He plays a key role in...

  • Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides - QRI Scholar

    Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides

    Professor and Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished University Chair,University of Houston

    Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides is currently Professor and Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished University Chair at the University of Houston. She held a...

  • Dr. Yalchin Efendiev - QRI Scholar

    Dr. Yalchin Efendiev

    Professor of Mathematics, Texas A&M University

    Dr. Yalchin Efendiev's world-respected research focuses on numerical analysis and scientific computation with applications to porous media fluid flow, such as ground water and oil recovery modeling. His research program in the Texas A&M...