Contact Information

  • Abhijith Suboyin


Research oriented Petroleum Engineer with 5 years of proficiency in Data Analytics, Reservoir/Production Optimization, Produced Water Management & Unconventional Resources.




Abu Dhabi


Research Associate,
Khalifa University of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
[Aug 18 – Current]

• Evaluating potential of enhanced oil recovery & identify key uncertainties for sustainable strategies in Abu Dhabi Reservoirs along with water management strategies. [ADNOC Project]
• Primary responsibilities included numerical modelling, academic research, data analysis (fluid & core), experimental coreflooding, technical evaluation/analysis and project correspondence.
• Construct and run models on coreflooding simulators (CYDAR, Sendra) along with upscaling to field/reservoir scale investigations on recovery using Petrel & CMG.
• Multiple academic publications in reputed journals and technical conferences including ELKIN 2019 @ M.I.T, SPE ATCE, SPE ADIPEC and RDPetro 2018.

Research Assistant/Teaching Assistant
Khalifa University of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
[Sep 16 – July 18]

• Conducted dynamic simulation assessment of fracture propagation in shale gas reservoirs along with conducting fit-for-purpose sensitivity analysis to improve economic recovery of hydrocarbons .
• Primary responsibilities included assisting with academic research, conducting literature reviews, data analysis and research work.
• Able to proficiently work on industrial simulators such as Petrel, CMG & Petroleum Experts.
• Other responsibilities include preparation and composition of manuscripts for academic conferences/journals, project correspondence and supervision of undergraduate courses.

Petroleum Engineer
Praesagus RTPO (A Sierra-Hamilton Company), Pune, India
[Sep 14 – May 16]

• Conducted integrated in-house studies to optimize field development and production
optimization schemes to support achievement of field development objectives.
• Responsibilities included identification of problematic wells and provide recommendations to
mitigate risks while being compliant with policies, procedures & regulations.
• Able to proficiently work on industrial simulators such as GAP by Petroleum Experts.
• Other responsibilities include software testing, post data validation, documentation and analysis of
an upcoming industrial tool which is currently in beta.

Advanced Logging Tools and Log Interpretation
Baker Hughes©, Mumbai, India
[Feb 14 – June 14]
• Involved in extensive planning and scheduling work for the real time completion of a field project.
• Worked with an international team on consulting projects involving MWD/LWD and Petrophysics to identify and share technical standards, best practices and lessons learned
• Included using application software to perform in-depth analyses of scenarios.
• A case study involving log interpretation and failure analysis was undertaken to emphasize the importance for safe work practices and procedures at all times.

Awards and Certifications

SPE Abu Dhabi Young Professional Paper Contest 2019 Winner - Third Place
World Finalists for EAGE FIELD CHALLENGE 2013 held in London
Secured 1st Position in Model Making Competition 2013 and 3rd Position in Model Making
Competition Held under AIIIP 2012.
Darcy Oil Field Business Challenge 2014 and 2013 (Sponsored by Shell) which involved technical and economic development of an oil field
Secured 3rd Position in Technical Case Study 2013 (Organized by Cairn India).


Industrial Software: Petrel, Saphire, CMG, MATLAB, IPM Suite, CYDAR, Sendra, HYSYS, AutoCAD, Unity, MS Office, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe After Effects, CorelDraw, Sketchup, Irazu
Programming Languages: C++, Python, R
Operating Systems: Windows, Mac, Ubuntu & Linux

Advanced Reservoir Engineering
Advanced Drilling Engineering
Reservoir Simulation
Formation Evaluation
Petroleum Economics
Production Engineering
Well Testing
Drilling Operations
Well Engineering Design
Carbon Management


Masters of Science in Petroleum Engineering
Khalifa University of Science and Technology, U.A.E.
(Former Petroleum Institute)
June 2018
CGPA 3.75/4.00

Bachelor’s in Petroleum Engineering
University of Pune, India
August 2014
CGPA 3.75/4.00