Professionally qualified with more than 20 years of field seismic
acquisition, 2D & 3D parameters designing. Very good knowledge in
Seismic processing and Interpretation. Very good experience of the
preparation and negotiation of contracts. Accomplished in all
areas relating Seismic survey programs, Qc, Field crews, Materials
and logistics. Professional in Computer programming in various
In contract with P.E.P.A (Petroleum Exploration and Production
Authority) of the
which is the unique establishment that follow up all geophysical
operations carried on by foreign oil companies, as geophysical
Checking and follow up all seismic operations
carried on by foreign companies.
Training of geophysical engineers in all seismic
fields before borrowing them to the executive companies.
Checking of documents and materials submitted to
P.E.P.A by the worked companies.
Studying companies offers for executing seismic
programs for some contractor companies, I focus especially on the
technical parts before their approval by P.E.P.A.
Creating many computer programs related to
Negotiation with companies when there is any
problem related to survey.
Writing & supervision of many internal seismic
studies for some
O.E.C Iraq, upgraded to chief geophysicist becoming head of quality
control section in the Seismic Department -
Follow up all field seismic operations with the
assistance of many Geophysicists.
Creating dozens of computer softwares related to
seismic such as Static, Up holes, Refraction, … Itc.
Executed dozens of seismic noise tests before the
start of seismic survey programs, in different areas in
determine field parameters.
Designed 3 to 4 3D seismic programs by using (Sabre,
Carried on many training courses for geophysical
engineers in all seismic fields.
Carried on many training courses of computer
programming and operating systems starting from old DOS to Windows
at that time for geophysical engineers.
senior geophysicist, worked as first deputy of head of quality
control section in the field seismic survey dept (OEC – Iraq).
geophysicist worked as field seismic geophysicist in one of the
Iraqi Seismic crews.
to (OEC), daughter of (INOC), Field Seismic Survey Dept. Quality
Control Section. Worked as junior geophysicist.
Msc. & PhD.
degree studying (Geophysics), in
Engaged as a
junior geologist in Iraqi National Oil Company( INOC) south
interpolation approach for seismic 2d & 3d static correction
calculation, December 1999, Paper presented at the International
Sciences Conference in
Author of small text book titled ( Basics of estimation of Field
Geophysical Operation, Products of Ministry of Oil and
Yemen, May, 2001
Analysis of seismic parameters used in some blocks in
Supervision of two Msc & one PhD degree studies with the
university stuffs in
Number of researches, studies, project reports, and final field
reports, inside Iraq Oil Exploration Company
External examiner for two Msc. students in Sana’a
University, Yemen 2001, 2003.
Seismic study of proposed prospects in block 51
Analytical study of geophone and source array
configurations used in seismic surveys in some blocks in
Comparative study of some seismic field filters used in seismic
of studies, reports about some blocks in
Participation in the negotiations with foreign oil companies many
times as a member of a company team for preparing contracts.
of some 3D seismic survey using software such as
and participated in Seismic conference for one week in Jordon on
March 2000 with the active presence of
Programmer Mr. Mike Calibraith, created for designing and
of field 2D & 3D seismic parameters through a full seismic noise
tests for more than ten different seismic projects in Iraq.
3D preplanning for two 3D seismic projects in Iraq.
- Creation of
P.C. softwares for seismic survey & quality control purposes in
different programming languages specially with Borland c and c++.
such as :
Automatic interpretation software used for continuous refraction
data, presented at the Iraqi geological congress, 1994,
Array response curves program in basic and Microsoft c,
Rose diagram plot program used for structural liniments studies
for the geologists,
Refraction, up-holes and static corrections programs ,
Continuous refraction software applied in Fatha Dam, 300 Km. north
Static correction interpolation program,
programs for the analysis of gravity and magnetic data such as
,Upward, Downward continuation, Secondary derivative, and
Filtering,…. itc . Yemen , 2002.
COURSES ACHIEVED UNDER MY AUTHORITY
O.E.C. CADRES IN
IRAQ UP TO 2000 :
Advanced p.c. softwares for reports writing, data presentation &
tables drawing using Windows 95, 98, Office 97, Excel,
PowerPoint, Quattro Professional and Access.
Computer MS - Dos for different levels in O.E.C. and others.
Computer programming languages such as Basic, Fortran 4 ,
Fortran 77 & Microsoft c .
seismic survey designing & preplanning using Sabre.
FOR P.E.P.A CADRES IN
2000 – JUNE 2005) :
Field Seismic Acquisition for geophysical engineers, August, 2000.
Designing of field seismic filters and problems facing the
execution of seismic surveys, Jan, 2001.
Seismic Survey Technique. Designing of Survey Operations.
Quality Control, examining and auditing of field seismic
equipments before and after the beginning of survey operations,
Seismic Data Processing. Steps and fundamental concepts. October,
Seismic Interpretation Methods. Examples of structural and
stratigraphic traps. December, 2002.
Maps drawing using
Vibroseis an essential seismic energy source. Jan, 2003.
Seismic Acquisition review for geophysical engineers in (P.E.P.A)
Yemen, December, 2003.
Essential Principles for advanced seismic interpretation. April,
Structural Seismic Interpretation, October, 2004.
Seismic Sequence Stratigraphy and Stratigraphic Interpretation,
Study in the ( Institute National Polytechniques de Loraine,
Ecole Supérieur de Géologie Appliquée et de Prospection Miniers,
Geophysics. Thesis title was (Translated from French) “ Metallic
Mineral Characterization by Electrical Properties “.
Applied Geology, from the University of Franch-
Comte Besancon, College of Sciences and Techniques, France.
Geological Sciences – Geophysics. From Baghdad University -
College of Sciences, Iraq.
(Read, Write and Speak Fluently)
(Read, Write and Speak Fluently)
as Mother Language
& date of birth :
Baghdad - Iraq \ 1953
( 2 )
Geological Society No. Of Membership (772).
Strong negotiation and interpersonal skills.
Good computer programmer in Basic, Fortran, C, and C++ and user on
Grapher package and Photoshop..
general, running, body building, traveling, music.