Familiar Technologies: filter cake characterization of water-Based drilling fluid
Filter cake removal of water based-drilling fluid

Regions of the world you have worked: Now, i work for my PhD for filter cake characterization and removal
i worked for 1 year in oil and gas company in drilling team
I worked 2 years in advantek company as a geomechanical engineer

Resume: Salaheldin Mahmoud Elkatatny
1601 Valley View, Apt #402 – College Station, TX Tel: 979-422-4254
salaheldin.elkatatny@pe.tamu.edu salaheldin1982@yahoo.com

Actively seeking for an internship in petroleum industry in summer 2012.

PhD, Petroleum Engineering Expected Graduation Date: May 2013
Thesis: New Techniques to Characterize and Remove Water-Based Drilling Fluids Filter Cake
Texas A&M University, Petroleum Engineering, College Station, Texas
GPA: 4.0

MS, Petroleum Engineering Graduation Date: Jan 2009
Thesis: Implementation of Underbalanced Drilling Technique in Egyptian Oil Fields
Cairo University, Giza, Egypt

BS, Petroleum Engineering Graduation Date: July 2005
Cairo University, Giza, Egypt
GPA: 3.3 (honors)

Professional Experience

Sep 2008- Geomechanics Engineer
Aug 2010 Advantek International, Inc., Cairo, Egypt and Houston, TX
Work in Geomechanics team on contracted projects on hydraulic fracturing, wellbore stability

Nov 2007- Drilling Engineer
Sep 2008 Suez Oil Company (SUCO), Cairo, Egypt

Sep 2005- Teaching Assistant (Junior Staff)
Aug 2010 Petroleum Engineering Department, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt


• Schlumberger Distinguished Student Award 2003
• Schlumberger Scholarship Award