Sohrab Zendehboudi

Sohrab ZendehboudiPhD (Waterloo)

  • Statoil Chair in Reservoir Analysis
  • Assistant Professor


Contact Information

Ph: 709-864-2190
Em: szendehboudi[at]
Office: IIC1014


  • Chemical and Petroleum Engineering


Research Interests
  • Reservoir Analysis
  • Petroleum Production Methods
  • Energy and Environment
  • Transport Phenomena
  • Carbon Capture and Sequestration
  • Process System Engineering


Personal Profile

Sohrab Zendehboudi is an Assistant Professor and Statoil Chair in Reservoir Analysis in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Memorial University where he is currently focusing on Reservoir Characterization, Petroleum PVT Behavior, Recovery Methods, and Carbon Capture and Sequestration. For more than 10 years, Sohrab worked as a process engineer, researcher, instructor, co-supervisor, and professor at various companies/universities in Iran, Kuwait, USA, and Canada. Sohrab holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering (specializing in Transport Phenomena in Porous Media) from the University of Waterloo.


Open Position(s)

Two Postdoctoral Positions are available with expertise in the following areas:

  • Reservoir Analysis
  • Transport Phenomena in Porous Media
  • Carbon Capture and Storage

Applicants with strong knowledge/background and adequate experience in "Numerical and Analytical Modeling," "Molecular Dynamic Simulation," "Lattice Boltzmann Method," and "Hybrid Connectionist Tools" are recommended to apply for these positions.


Other Contacts


Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000