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Muhammad Navaid Khan

Senior Specialist for Advanced Reservoir Solutions ADNOC

Muhammad Navaid Khan, SPE, is the senior specialist for advanced reservoir solutions at the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC). He has nearly two decades of expertise in diverse Middle Eastern fields. He holds a master’s graduate degree in petroleum engineering from Heriot-Watt University. At ADNOC, he leads digital transformation initiatives for efficient integrated reservoir management. Khan has been involved with SPE as a mentor, section chair, technical judge, and author of technical papers. He was honored with the 2015 SPE Regional Service Award for the Middle East and North Africa Region. Khan is a member of the JPT Editorial Review Board and can be reached at

  • While rapid production growth comes with proportional risks, it becomes crucial for reservoir surveillance engineers to quickly identify, derisk, and mitigate subsurface performance uncertainties. In this demanding scenario, the need for high-frequency reservoir performance surveillance is more critical than ever. Fortunately, advanced technologies have emerged as a r…