M. Sc. Taofik Nassan
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|11/2016 - to date||PhD Candidate / Thermal enhanced oil recovery|
|09/2007 - 04/2010||Master of Science in Chemical Engineering/ Natural Gas Processing Engineering and Transportation - Ferdowsi University of Mashhad-Mashhad- Iran (www.um.ac.ir)|
|10/1999 - 08/2001||Post Graduate Diploma in Drilling and Production Engineering of Oil and Gas Wells (part-time) - Al Baath University-Homs-Syria|
|09/1994 - 06/1999||Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering - Al Baath University-Homs-Syria (www.albaath-univ.edu.sy )|
|06/2010 - 09/2016||Natural gas processing supervisor for SGC (Syrian Gas company) / Operation and Development Directorate|
|08/2006 - 09/2007||Technical manager for Amidas Securitec / UAE-Dubai and Syria|
|06/2003 - 08/2006||Well Services Company man for AFPC (Al-Furat Petroleum Company)/Syria|
|06/2001 - 06/2003||Drilling Supervisor for SPC, supervision of drilling operations, casing and well completion/Syria|
|10/1999 - 06/2001||Trainee Engineer/Assistant Drilling Supervisor / on exploration rigs of SPC/Syria|
- Enhanced oil recovery (EOR)
- Fluid flow and heat transfer in porous media
- Reservoir simulation
- Transport phenomena
- Applications of numerical methods
- Natural gas engineering
Peer reviewed publications
- C. Onaa, T. Nassan and M.M. Amro ,Experimental and numerical evaluation of diffusivity influence on hydrocarbon fluids capillary imbibition – Environmental study, Oil Gas European Magazine , year 136 (6/2020)
- S. Zeinali Heris, Taofik H. Nassan, S. H. Noie, H. Sardarabadi, M. Sardarabadi , Laminar convective heat transfer of Al2O3/water nanofluid through square cross-sectional duct, International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, Volume (12), 12-2013, Pages 678-684.
- S. Zeinali Heris , Taofik H. Nassan , Seyed Hossein Noie Baghban , CuO/water nanofluid laminar convective heat transfer through square duct under uniform heat flux, International Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology,Volume 7, Number 3,Summer 2011, Pages 111-120.
- Taofik H. Nassan, S. Zeinali Heris, S. H. Noie, A comparison of experimental heat transfer characteristics for Al2O3/water and CuO/water nanofluids in square cross-section duct, International Communications in Heat and Mass transfer, Volume 37, Issue 7, August 2010, Pages 924-928.
Presentations at conferences
- Taofik H. Nassan, Mohammad Amro, Finite element simulation of multiphase flow in oil reservoirs - COMSOL Multiphysics® as a fast protyping tool in reservoir simulation, 14th Freiberg-Saint Petersburg Colloquium within activities of 70th BHT Conference, ISSN 2190-555X, TU Freiberg, Freiberg-Germany, 5-7 June 2019
- Taofik H. Nassan, Mohammad Amro, Finite element analysis of local thermal equilibrium (LTE) and local thermal nonequilibrium (LTNE) processes during steam injection process in porous media, 11th annual meeting -Interpore2019, Valencia-Spain, 6-10 May 2019
- Taofik H. Nassan, Simulation of 1-D heat distribution in heavy oil reservoirs during steam injection process, COMSOL conference 2018 Lausanne, Lausanne-Switzerland, ISBN: 978-0-9910001-6-6 , 22-24 Oct, 2018
- Taofik H. Nassan, Current EOR techniques for heavy oil and bitumen: A brief review, 69th BHT Freiberger Universitätsforum 2018, 3rd PhD conference, TU Freiberg, Freiberg-Germany, 6-8 June, 2018
- Taofik H. Nassan, S. Zeinali Heris, S. H. Noie, Experimental investigation of γ-AL2O3/water, CuO/water nanofluids forced convective heat transfer ,7th Student’s Nanotechnology Conference 26-28 May, Tehran-Iran, 2010.
Posters at conferences
- Taofik H. Nassan, Mohammad Amro, Pore scale modelling of multiphase flow using COMSOL Multiphysics® for Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) applications, 4th PhD Conference within activities of 70th BHT Conference, TU Freiberg, Freiberg-Germany, 5-7 June 2019
- Taofik H. Nassan, Mohammad Amro, Phase-field method vs. volume of fluid (VOF) for simulating immiscible two-phase flow in porous media, 11th annual meeting -Interpore2019, Valencia-Spain, 6-10 May 2019
- Taofik H. Nassan, Simulation of 1-D heat distribution in heavy oil reservoirs during steam injection process, COMSOL conference 2018 Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland, ISBN: 978-0-9910001-6-6 , 22-24 Oct, 2018
Graduation’s published thesis
- Taofik H. Nassan, S. H. Noie, S. Zeinali Heris, Experimental investigation of nanofluid forced convective heat transfer in square cross-section duct under constant heat flux, MSc thesis, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad-Iran, April 2010.
- Taofik H. Nassan, Mohammad Mahfood, Investigation of reservoir and lithostratigraphic properties of Shiranish formation in the north east of Syria and the role of EOR to increase the recovery, PGDip Thesis, Al-Baath University, Homs-Syria, 2001.
- Taofik H. Nassan, O. S. Al Yasery, G. A. Al ahhad, Experimental investigation of hydration influence on the properties of oil reservoirs, BSc Thesis, Al-Baath University, Homs-Syria, 1999.