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Basic EOR (Enhanced Oil Recovery)

This class can be taught on site or at the designated site.  This particular class is being offered by the University of Texas distance learning arm PETEX.


Mojdeh Delshad is a research associate professor in the Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin.  She is the assistant director for the Department of Energy funded Center of Frontiers of Subsurface Energy Security (CFSES). 

She holds BS degree in Chemical Engineering from Sharif University in Iran and MS and Ph.D. degrees in Petroleum Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin.  She has 25 years of experience in modeling multiphase flow, property modeling, and reservoir simulation of enhanced oil recovery processes and more than 10 years of experience in modeling and designing subsurface contaminant transport and remediation processes.  She has over 80 journal publications.  She is in charge of the University of Texas Chemical Flooding Simulator (UTCHEM) development, user support and training.  Her current research funding is provided by NSF, DOE-BES, and several national and international oil companies such as Chevron, Pemex, Shell, and Kinder Morgan.

She has been an associate editor for the SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering Journal since 2005.  She is awarded the SPE rank of “A Peer Apart” for reviewing more than 100 technical papers.  She is an instructor for Enhanced Oil Recovery courses offered by Petroskills and PETEX.  She has been selected as a member of the SPE’s books Development Committee starting Sept. 2010 for a three-year term.