M. M. Al-Fahmi

M. M. Al-Fahmi

Postgraduate
Tel: +44 (1865) 272000
Fax: +44 (1865) 272072

My research is on modelling and prediction of subsurface carbonate fractures.

Funding for my project comes from Saudi Aramco.

College: Linacre

Supervisor:  Professor Joe Cartwright

Al-Fahmi, M., M. L. Cooke, and J. C. Cole, 2014, Modeling of the Dammam outcrop fractures: Case study for fracture development in salt-cored structures: GeoArabia, Journal of the Middle East Petroleum Geosciences, v. 19, no. 1, p. 49–80.

Al-Fahmi, M. M., A. Plesch, J. H. Shaw, and J. C. Cole, 2016, Restorations of faulted domes, AAPG Bulletin, DOI:10.1306/08171514211.

 

 

Conference presentations/posters: 

Al-Fahmi, M. M., M. L. Cooke, and J. Cole, 2012, Fractures of the Dammam Dome carbonate outcrops: Their characterization, evolution, and potential as reservoir analogues, Northeastern Section – 47th Annual Meeting (18–20 March 2012), Paper No. 25-1.

Al-Fahmi, M. M., M. L. Cooke, and J. Cole, 2012, Fractures of the Dammam Dome carbonate outcrops: Their characterization, evolution, and implications to deep reservoirs, 2012 AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition,  Long Beach, California, 22-25 April, 2012.

Al-Fahmi, M. M., A. Plesch, J. Shaw, and J. Cole, 2013, Structures in sedimentary cover above a salt body – Case study from Eastern Saudi Arabia, 10th Meeting of the Saudi Society for Geoscience, 15-17 April, 2013 (SSG10-182).

Al-Fahmi, M. M., A. Plesch, J. H. Shaw, and J. C. Cole, 2014, Evolution of structures above a salt diapir – case study from the Arabian Gulf region, in AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 19-22, 2013, Search and Discovery Article #50910: Search and Discovery Article #50910, p. 1–27.

Al-Fahmi, M. M., J. A. Cartwright, 2015, Sampling of small fractures in subsurface: limiting factors and potential, in AAPG European Region’s “Fractured Reservoirs: Geological, Geophysical and Engineering Tools to crack them”, 16-17 April, 2015.

Al-Fahmi, M. M., J. A. Cartwright, 2015, Factors controlling wellbore imaging of fractures, in AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, 14-18 December, 2015.

Al-Fahmi, M., S. I. Ozkaya, and J. A. Cartwright, 2017, Measurements on Fracture Roughness from Carbonate Reservoirs, in 79th EAGE Conference & Exhibition 2017 Paris, France, 12-15 June 2017, pp. 12–15.

Al-Fahmi, M., A. S. Al-Mojel, and J. A. Cartwright, 2017, How Abundant are Fractures in Gently Deformed Carbonates?, in AAPG SEG International Conference & Exhibition 2017 London, United Kingdom, 15-18 October 2017.