Sherif Mohamed Hisham Abdelaziz Fakher

Sherif
Mohamed Hisham Abdelaziz Fakher

Position
Assistant Professor
Department
Department of Petroleum and Energy Engineering

Profile

Brief Biography

Sherif Fakher is an assistant professor in petroleum and energy engineering at The American University in Cairo (AUC). He holds a bachelor’s degree in petroleum and energy engineering from AUC, and a master’s of science and PhD in petroleum engineering from Missouri University of Science and Technology. He has worked as a research assistant at Missouri University of Science and Technology and as a post-doctoral researcher at AUC in multiple research projects aiming to develop new technology to improve oil and gas recovery in a safe and cost effective manner while reducing the oil and gas industry’s carbon footprint. His research resulted in the publication of more than forty technical papers and multiple awards worldwide.

Research Interest
  • Production optimization and flow assurance
  • Carbon capture utilization and storage
  • Wellbore cementing and integrity
  • Energy sustainability