Durnig the week 4-8.03.2019 prof. Bahman Tohidi visited our School for lectures in Production Engineering, MSc Petroleum Engineering course.
Prof. Bahman Tohidi has a BSc in Chemical Engineering and a PhD in Petroleum Engineering. His research interests include gas hydrates, flow assurance, PVT, phase behaviour and properties of reservoir fluids and H2S/CO2-rich systems, production technology and EOR. He leads Hydrate, Flow Assurance and Phase Equilibria Research Group at Institute of Petroleum Engineering, Heriot-Watt University. He is the Director of International Centre for Gas Hydrate Research and the Centre for Flow Assurance Research (C-FAR) at Institute of Petroleum Engineering, Heriot-Watt University with several projects on various aspects of gas hydrates and flow assurance, and phase behaviour and properties of reservoir fluids and H2S/CO2-rich systems. His is a consultant to major oil and service companies. Bahman is Managing Director of “HYDRAFACT LIMITED” a Heriot-Watt spin-out Company formed in 2006 with Flow Assurance and PVT as its main area of activity. Hydrafact played a major role in Heriot-Watt University winning the Queen’s Anniversary Awards in 2016. He has more than 450 publication and 13 patents.