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Wisam H AlKawai

Title:Graduate Student, Department of Geological & Environmental Sciences
Primary Affiliation:Department of Geological & Environmental Sciences
Office Location:Braun Hall (Geocorner) 311B


    2010| B.S. in Geophysics, University of Houston (Summa Cum Laude)

Professional Experience

    2010- 2012| Researcher at Saudi Aramco

Honors & Awards

  • 2008| Margaret S. Bishop Outstanding Sophomore Scholarship
    Sponsored by chevron.
  • 2009 | Halliburton Excellence Scholarship               
  • 2010| Outstanding Graduating Senior at the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Houston  

Professional Activities

  • 2009-Present| member, Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
  • 2010- Present| member, American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
  • 2011- Present| member, Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)


  • 2011| AlKawai, W.H.,2011, Geophysical Investigation of the Breccias
    Impact on the Reservoir Quality of the Madison Formation in Red Lodge, Montana
    (USA), American Association of Petroleum Geologists 2011 International Conference
    and Exhibit, Poster Session. 

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