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Dr. Mohamed Fadlelmula

Dr. Mohamed Fadlelmula

Instructional Assistant Professor

Office Number: 204F
Office Phone: +974.4423.0438


Interest Areas

  • Reservoir Characterization

  • Geostatistics

  • Uncertainty Analysis

  • Reliability Based Modeling

  • Rock Mechanics

Education

  • Ph.D., Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, 2012

  • M.Sc., Mining Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, 2007

  • B.Sc., Mining Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, 2005

Experience

  • Instructional Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University at Qatar, 2016-present

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Texas A&M University at Qatar, 2014-2016

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, 2008 – 2012

Publications

  • Fadlelmula, F.M.M., Killough, J., and Fraim, M., 2016. TiConverter: A Training Image Converting Tool for Multiple-Point Geostatistics, Journal of Computers & Geosciences. doi:10.1016/j.cageo.2016.07.002

  • Fadlelmula, F.M.M., Fraim, M., He, J., Gao, S., and Killough, J., 2016. Separable Multiple-Point Geostatistical Modeling of Three-Dimensional Discrete Fracture-Vug Networks. The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference, 7–10 November, Abu Dhabi, UAE. SPE-183049-MS. (Accepted)

  • He, J., Killough, J., Gao, S., Fadlelmula, F.M.M., and Fraim, M., 2016. Confronting the Simulation of Fluid Flow in Naturally Fractured Carbonate Karst Reservoirs. The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference, 7–10 November, Abu Dhabi, UAE. SPE-183143-MS. (Accepted)

  • Fadlelmula, F.M.M., Fraim, M., He, J., and Killough, J., 2015. Discrete Fracture-Vug Network Modeling in Naturally Fractured Vuggy Reservoirs Using Multiple-Point Geostatistics: A micro-scale case. The 2015 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 28-30 September, Houston, Texas, USA. SPE-175092-MS.

  • He, J., Killough, J., Fadlelmula, F.M.M., and Fraim, M., 2015. Unified Finite Difference Modeling of Transient Flow in Naturally Fractured Carbonate Karst Reservoirs – A 3D Case Study. The 2015 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, 28-30 September, Houston, Texas, USA. SPE-175098-MS.

  • He, J., Killough, J., Fadlelmula, F.M.M., and Fraim, M., 2015. A Unified Finite Difference Model for the Simulation of Transient Flow in Naturally Fractured Carbonate Karst Reservoirs. SPE 173262. SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, 23-25 February, Houston, Texas, USA. SPE-173262-MS.

  • Fadlelmula, M.M., Akin, S., and Duzgun, S., 2014. Parameterization of Channelized Training Images: A Novel Approach for Multiple-Point Simulations of Fluvial Reservoirs, in E. Pardo-Igúzquiza, C. Guardiola-Albert, J. Heredia et al. eds., Mathematics of Planet Earth, Lecture Notes in Earth System Sciences, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 557-560.

  • Fadlelmula, F.M.M., Akin, S., and Duzgun, H.S.B., 2013. The Impact of Porosity Uncertainty in Reservoir Modeling Using Multiple-Point Geostatistics, Proceedings of the 19th International Petroleum and Natural Gas Congress and Exhibition of Turkey, IPETGAS 2013, Ankara, pp 472-475.

  • Fadlelmula, F.M.M., Duzgun, H.S.B., and Karpuz, C., 2008. Reliability-Based Modeling of Wedge Failure in Rock Slopes, Proceedings of the Asian Pacific Symposium on Structural Reliability and its Applications, APPSRA'08, Hong Kong, pp 341-348.