Miguel Corrales

PhD Students

Ph.D. Student -ERPE Program


Research Interests

Petroleum engineer mostly focused on Reservoir Engineering and CO2 Geological Storage

Selected Publications

Quantifying Uncertainty through 3D Geological Modeling for Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage in the Unayzah Formation in Saudi Arabia

Sofia Mantilla Salas, Miguel Corrales, Hussein Hoteit, Abdulkader Afifi, and Alexandros Tasianas

EGU General Assembly 2021


  • ​B.S., Petroleum Engineering, Universidad Central del Ecuador (UCE), Quito, Ecuador, 2012-2017.

Professional Profile

  • 2019 - Current: MS Student, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.
  • 2017: Intern, Petroamazonas EP, Quito, Ecuador.
  • 2016: Intern, Unidad de Servicios para la Industria Petrolera (USIP - UNAM), Mexico City, Mexico.

Scientific and Professional Membership

Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)

KAUST Affiliations

Ali I. Al-Naimi Petroleum Engineering Research Center (ANPERC)

Physical Science and Engineering Division (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Reservoir Engineering Reservoir simulation CO2 sequestration