International Meeting on

Petroleum Engineering

Singapore   November 7- 8, 2017

Dr Manouchehr Haghighi

Dr Manouchehr Haghighi

Associate Professor
University of Adelaide


Manouchehr Haghighi is Associate Professor of Petroleum Engineering. His research and teaching focus is unconventional reservoirs, reservoir simulation, well testing and formation evaluation. He has supervised more than 40 MSc and 10 PhD students. Before joining the University of Adelaide in 2009, Manouchehr was associate professor of petroleum engineering at the University of Tehran, Iran. During 2000-2007, he was the head of petroleum engineering program at the University of Tehran. In 2000, Manouchehr established Simtech, a consulting company for the integrated reservoir simulation in which he has been project director of several full field simulation projects for oil and gas reservoirs. From 1995 to 2000 Manouchehr was working with National Iranian Oil Company and was the director of a program for training of NIOC staff at several Universities in US, UK, Canada, France Australia, and Norway. Manouchehr was a visiting professor at the University of Calgary from 2007 to 2008. Manouchehr has published more than 80 articles in peer review journals or presented in international conferences. He has served as a reviewer for different journals such as journal of petroleum science and engineering and active member of society of petroleum engineers (SPE).

Research Interest

Unconventional Reservoirs Naturally Fractured Reservoirs Reservoir Engineering and Simulation Well Testing & Pressure Transient Analysis Formation Evaluation, Petrophysics & Rock Propertis