Master of Science (MSc) in Geology (Petroleum Geosciences)

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Program Description

MSc in Geology (Petroleum Geosciences)

Mission

To provide a high-quality education in petroleum geology and geophysics and to produce graduates for successful and socially and ethically responsible careers in the petroleum industry that meet or exceed the needs and expectations of ADNOC and other industry sponsors.

Exciting Research in Petroleum Geosciences

  • Carbon and Strontium isotope Chemostratigraphy
  • Multi-component seismic data analysis
  • Passive Microseismic and Advanced Gravimetric Monitoring of Reservoirs
  • The structure and evolution of the UAE mountains and foreland basins
  • Rock properties, sedimentological and diagenetic characteristics of carbonate rocks
  • Seismic and EM properties correlation
  • Processing of seismic lab data
  • Stochastic and deterministic inversion of a 4D-seismic carbonate survey
  • Fracture diagenesis of carbonate reservoirs
  • Reservoir characterization
  • The impact of hydrothermal dolomitization on reservoirs evolution
  • Linking diagenesis to sequence stratigraphy
  • Geostatistical prediction of seismic changes due to production (4D-seismic geostatistical model)
  • Evaluation of fluid substitution models in carbonate rocks
  • Chronostratigraphically constrained geological modelling

Graduate Program

  • Master of Science (31 credits)
Last updated January 2018

About the School

The Petroleum Institute (PI) was created in 2001 with the goal of establishing itself as a world-class institution in engineering education and research in areas of significance to the oil and gas and ... Read More

The Petroleum Institute (PI) was created in 2001 with the goal of establishing itself as a world-class institution in engineering education and research in areas of significance to the oil and gas and the broader energy industries. Read less
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