Resume Prathamesh Sinha


Master's in Petroleum Engineering and Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering. Currently working as Researcher at Global Energy Network (GEN). E&P experience as a Reservoir Engineer Intern with Bharat Petro-Resources Limited (BPRL).

Skilled in following aspects of Petroleum Engineering:
1. Formation Evaluation
2. Field Development Studies
3. Reserve Estimation and Reporting
4. Reservoir Simulation and Modeling, performing simulation in Excel, Process Modeling in MATLAB and Black Oil Simulation in CMG IMEX
4. Well Testing, Pressure Transient Analysis and working on IHS Well Test software
6. Performance Prediction using conventional and reservoir simulation techniques
7. Production Forecast using Material Balance and Decline Curve Analysis
8. Gas Well Deliverability Analysis
9. Economic Evaluations, probabilistic estimation of underground reserve and economic output
10. Reservoir Management and Well Planning
11. Petroleum Resources Management System (PRMS)

Excellent knowledge and understanding about global Oil and Gas Economics and Politics, Oil and Gas Price Prediction, Trading of Oil and its Derivatives and Financial Industry.

Excellent Communication, Leadership, Team Work abilities and Learning Agility.

Currently looking for opportunity where I can use the aforementioned skills in conjunction with the company's goals and objectives.

Houston, Los Angeles

October 2016 – Present: Researcher at Global Energy Network (GEN), Los Angeles. Identifying and helping to develop new
programs under GEN and its associated research consortia, primarily the Reservoir Monitoring Consortium (RMC) and Induced
Seismicity (ISC). Developing materials for Reserve Evaluation.

June 2016 – July 2016: Reservoir Engineer Intern at Bharat PetroResources Limited (BPRL), Mumbai, India. Performed
technical evaluation of an onshore block in Cambay Basin through Log’s and Testing; Reserve Estimation & Reporting and PRMS.

June 2013 – July 2013: Mechanical Engineer Intern at Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), Lube Plant, Mumbai,
India. Worked in the functions and processes carried out in a lube plant with procurement of material, its refining, production and

May 2013 – June 2013: Mechanical Engineer Intern at Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL), Mumbai Refinery,
India. Worked in the maintenance and set-up of hydraulic machines used in an oil refinery. Successfully completed a project on
“Maintenance of Centrifugal Pumps and its Overhauling Process”.

Awards and Certifications

Academic Honors: Inducted into Pi-Epsilon-Tau, Honor Society at USC based on excellent academic performance.


Petroleum Engineering Skills: Field Development (Oil & Gas), Reserve Estimation and Reporting, PRMS (Reservoir Management
and Well Planning), Reservoir Simulation & Modelling, Well testing, Deliverability Analysis, Production Forecast & Optimization
(Decline Curve & Material Balance Analysis), Economic Evaluation (Deterministic & Probabilistic), Risk/Uncertainty Assessment,
Enhanced Oil Recovery Techniques, Formation Evaluation (Log Analysis), Geologic Assessment, Well Completion Design,
Formation Damage Assessment and Stimulation, Field Management Planning, Drill Path Design, Data Analysis.

Computer Skills: MS Office, Excel, IHS Fekete Well Test, PETREL, CMG IMEX, PipeSim, HDS Log Analysis & Geolog, MATLAB.


University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Master of Science (MS) Petroleum Engineering (Major)

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) University, Bhubaneswar, India
Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) Mechanical Engineering (Major)

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