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Dr. Reza Fassihi

Dr. Reza Fassihi

2015 President, Program Director

Reza Fassihi has over 30 years of experience in petroleum research and development, as well as field application of reservoir management best practices.

Dr. Mehdi Matt Honarpour

Dr. Mehdi Matt Honarpour

2012-2014 Past-President

Dr. Honarpour is a Principal Reservoir Engineering Advisor at BHP Billiton. He has contributed significantly to the conventional

Dr. Shapour Vossough

Dr. Shapour Vossough

Membership Director

Dr. Shapour Vossoughi is a professor at the University of Kansas. Professor Vossoughi received his B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering

Dr. Shahab Mohaghegh

Dr. Shahab Mohaghegh

External Affairs Director

Shahab D. Mohaghegh is the president and CEO of Intelligent Solutions, Inc. (ISI) and Professor of Petroleum and Natural Gas

Mr. Farrokh N. Pebdani

Mr. Farrokh N. Pebdani

Internal Affairs Director

Farrokh Pebdani has over 34 years of experience in petroleum research and development, as well as field application of

Dr. Mohammad Delshad

Dr. Mohammad Delshad

Treasurer

Mohammad Delshad has more than 25 years of experience in advanced petrophysics and enhanced oil recovery research.

Dr. Abdollah Orangi

Dr. Abdollah Orangi

Secretary

Abdollah is Reservoir Engineering Adviser at HESS Corporation with the focus on unconventional assets. Before that he was

Dr. Behrooz Fattahi

Dr. Behrooz Fattahi

APPIH Advisor

Dr. Behrooz Fattahi holds Ph.D. degrees in Aerospace Engineering and in Mechanical Engineering from Iowa State University.

Dr. Iraj Ershaghi

Dr. Iraj Ershaghi

APPIH Advisor

Iraj Ershaghi is the Omar B. Milligan Professor and Director of the Petroleum Engineering Program at University of Southern