T he Reservoir Simulation Research Group currently has 26 PhD students, 6 MSc students, 7 post-doctoral fellows,  1 research associates and 1 visiting professors  with expertise in reservoir modeling and simulation studies. The Group collaborates with industrial and academic partners on specific projects that address the challenges facing the petroleum industry.

The Group annually publishes an average of 50 referred research articles and gives over 50 presentations worldwide. Our students are recipients of prestigious awards the first place prize in the 2014 SPE (Society of Petroleum Engineering) Student Paper Contest held at Memorial University of Newfoundland, August 27, 2014 and the Len Bolger Memorial Scholarship for Energy Research Excellence for the 2015 Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarships Competition.


Since 2008, the Group has graduated 56 MSc and 33 PhD students and trained 22 post-doctoral fellows. They are working in various industrial and academic organizations, such as:

  • Devon
  • Schlumberger
  • Three Steam
  • Suncor
  • Nexen
  • AMEC
  • Surgutneftegas
  • Sunshine
  • ADCO, Abu Dhabi
  • Laricina
  • Alberta Innovates
  • Canada Revenue Agency
  • University of Calgary
  • BP Canada
  • Occidental Petroleum in Houston
  • Sasol
  • Cenovus Energy
  • Penn West
  • Husky Energy
  • AJM-Deloitte
  • Gushor
  • Southern Pacific
  • Weather Ford
  • EnCana
  • ConocoPhillips
  • CMG Ltd.
  • Jacobs
  • Baker Hughes
  • Apache
  • CNR Ltd.
  • Zonton Energy
  • Koch

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