Contact Information

  • Maria Donati
    (832) 768-3523




Houston, TX


15 year in Venezuelan National Oil Company (1989-12003)
Geoprocesados - Paradigm Mexico (2003-2004)
Geocenter - Houston, TX (2005-2007)
Repsol Services USA - The Woodlands, TX (2007-2016)
Schlumberger - Houston Texas (2029-2020)
Geoscientist - Houston Texas - Independent Consultant (2026-2019 - 2020-2021)

Awards and Certifications

Best student paper (SOVG-1988)
Best professional paper (SOVG-1996)
Scholarship provided by PDVSA-Intevep
Best poster student (SEG-2000)


Data processing in time and depth (land, marine, 2D, 3D, 3C-9C
Modeling for illumination, acquisition parameters estimation-design, t - to- dept, and geological scenarios evaluation.
Attributes estimation and analysis: AVO - siemsic inversion
Reservoir characterization for conventional and unconventional reservoir: complex, fractures, salt-carbonates, tight gas sand, and clastics
Experience coding for processing and attributes algorithms
Project and data management experience


MSc from University of Calgary
MSc from Universidad Central de Venezuela - Geophysical Prospecting
BSc from Universidad Simon Bolivar - Physics Minor in Geophysics