Shedid
Shedid

Position
Professor
Department
Department of Petroleum and Energy Engineering

Profile

Brief Biography

Shedid Al Gaghah Shedid has been with AUC as a professor of petroleum engineering since 2015. He published two books and numerous scientific papers in highly-ranked international journals. He is also a technical consultant and certified instructor at SPE and NExT Shlumberger, Texas, United States. Additionally, Shedid works as an online instructor with the IBC Academy, London, United Kingdom.

Education

PhD, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, United States.

MSc/BSc, Suez Canal University, Suez, Egypt

Selected Publications

Shedid A. Shedid. 2017. "A New Technique for Identification of Flow Units of Shaly Sandstone Reservoirs," Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology, April. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13202-017-0350-2

Zekri, A. Y., Shedid, S. A., and Abed. A. 2016. "Hydrocarbon and Non-Hydrocarbon WAG Processes: A Simulation Approach,"  Journal of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, USA. http://www.academicstar.us/issueshow.asp?daid=1875

Zekri, A. Y., Shedid, S. A., and Almehaideb, R. 2013. "Possible Alteration of Tight Limestone Rock Properties and Effect of Water Shielding on the Performance of SC-CO2 Flooding for Carbonate Reservoirs,” Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology, May. https://www.scribd.com/document/252121929/Experimental-investigations-of-variations-in-petrophysical-rock-properties-due-to-carbon-dioxide-flooding-in-oil-heterogeneous-low-permeability-carbon

Zekri, A. Y., Abou Kassem, J. H., and Shedid, S. A. 2009. "A New Technique for Measurement of Oil Biodegradation,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Technology, March, Vol. 27 Issue 7, pp 666-677. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10916460802105609

Shedid, A. S., 2009. "Influences of Different Modes of Reservoir Heterogeneity on Performance and Oil Recovery of Carbon Dioxide Miscible Flooding," Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (JCPT), Vol. 48, No. 2, February, pp. 28-37.

Zekri, A. Y., Shedid, S. A., and Alkashef, H., 2007. "A New Technique for Treatment of Permeability Damage due to Asphaltene Deposition Using Laser Technology," Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, USA, August, Vol. 21, Issue 9 & 10, 2007,  pp. 49-59. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0920410507000976

Shedid, S. A., 2007. "A Novel Technique for Determining Microscopic Pore Size Distribution of Heterogeneous Reservoir Rocks," Journal of Petroleum Science and Technology, July 2007,Vol. 25 Issue 7, pp 899-914. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10916460500423205?src=recsys&journalCode=lpet20

Shedid, S. A. and Zekri, A. Y., “An Experimental Approach of Influences of Perforated Length and Fractures on Horizontal Well Productivity,” Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology, Vol. 45, No. 5, May, 2006,  pp. 109-116.

Shedid, S. A., “Influences of Fracture Orientation on Oil Recovery by Water and Polymer Flooding Processes: An Experimental Approach,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Volume 50, Issues 3-4, 16 March 2006, Pages 285-292.

Shedid, S. A. and Zekri, A. Y., “Formation Damage due to Simultaneous Sulfur and Asphaltene Deposition,” SPE Journal of Production & Operations, vol. 21, No. 1, February, 2006, pp. 58-64.

Shedid, S. A., Abu-Kassem, J., Zekri, A. Y., “Mechanical Cleaning of Oil Spills in Seawater Using Circular Conduits,” Journal of Energy Sources, vol. 27, No.13, October, 2005, pp.1257-1268.

Shedid, S. A. and Ghannam, M. T., “Factors Affecting Contact Angle Measurement of Reservoir Rocks,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Volume 44, Issues 3-4, 15 November 2004, pp 193-203.

Shedid, S. A., “An Ultrasonic Irradiation Technique for Treatment of Asphaltene Deposition,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Volume 42, Issue 1, March 2004, pp 57-70.  

Zekri, A. Y., and Shedid, S. A., “The Effect of Fracture Characteristics on Reduction of Permeability by Asphaltene Precipitation in Carbonate Formation,”  Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Volume 42, Issues 2-4, April 2004, pp 171-182.

Shedid, S. A, and Almehaideb, R. A., “Enhanced Reservoir Description of Heterogeneous Carbonate Reservoirs,” Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (JCPT), Vol. 42, No. 7, July, 2003, pp. 23-28.

Shedid, S. A. and Zekri, A., “Sensitivity Analysis of Horizontal Well Productivity under Steady-State Flow Conditions,” Journal of Energy Sources, Vol. 24, No. 3, March, 2002, pp. 223-237. 

Shedid, S. A. and Zekri, A. Y., “An Experimental Approach of Elemental Sulfur Deposition in Carbonate Oil Reservoirs,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Technology, USA, June, Vol. 20, Issue 5 & 6, June, 2002, pp. 507-523.

Shedid, S. A., “Influences of Asphaltene Precipitation on Capillary Pressure and Pore Size Distribution of Carbonate Reservoirs,” Journal of Petroleum Science and Technology, Vol. 19, 2001, pp. 503-519.

Shedid, S. A., Tiab, D. and Osisanya, S., “Influence of Stress on the Characteristics of Flow Units in Shaly Formations,” Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology, April, 2001, pp. 31-40. 

Shedid, S. A., Tiab, D. and Osisanya, S., “A New Approach for Obtaining J-Function in Clean and Shaly Reservoirs Using In-Situ Measurements,” Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology, Vol. 40, July 2001, pp. 30-37.

Research Interest
  • Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Processes
  • Formation Evaluation and Reservoir Characterization
  • Reservoir Engineering
  • Secondary and Enhanced Oil Recovery
  • Formation Evaluation using Well Logging
  • Reservoir Characterization Techniques