Fadhil N. Sadooni
Qatar University, Qatar
Fadhil N. Sadooni is professor of Petroleum Geosciences and Basin Analysis at Qatar University. He is also adviser of the Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies at the same university. Sadooni holds double qualifications in petroleum geosciences from the University of Bristol (UK) and Environmental Sciences and Management from the University of Auckland (New Zealand). He has more than 35 years of experiences in both the petroleum industry and academia. He worked in the petroleum industry in the Middle East and SE Asia and taught at the Universities of Yarmouk (Jordan), United Arab Emirates and Qatar. He authored more than 10 books in English and Arabic and published more than 70 papers and presented hundreds of presentation, seminars and workshops. Sadooni works also as international consultant for the major oil companies in the Middle East. He co-authored recently “The Petroleum Geology of Iraq” that was published by the Scientific Press in the UK.
At the present time, Sadooni conducts research on carbonate reservoirs of the Middle East including microbial dolomite, life in extreme environment and on evaporites depositional systems and diagenesis. He serves as reviewer for many prestigious international journals in energy and environment.