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Petroleum engineer , engineering advisor

Medhat Mohamed Kamal, American Petroleum engineer, engineering advisor. Achievements include pioneered several developments in the areas of reservoir engineering and well testing for exploration and production of oil and gas fields. Named Engineer of Year Texas Society Professional Engineers, Dallas, 1994.

Background

Kamal, Medhat Mohamed was born on January 11, 1945 in Cairo, Egypt. Son of Mohamed and Effat (Ragaii) Kamal. came to the United States, 1969.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Cairo (Egypt) University, 1965. Master of Science in Engineering, Cairo (Egypt) University, 1968. Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering, Stanford University, 1971.

Doctor of Philosophy in Petroleum Engineering, Stanford University, 1974.

Career

Assistant lecturer, Cairo (Egypt) U., 1965-1969; research associate, Stanford (California) U., 1969-1974; research engineer, Amoco Production Company, Tulsa, 1974-1980; group leader, Amoco Production Company, Tulsa, 1980-1984; department head, Schlumberger, Houston, 1984-1988; engineering advisor, Arco Exploration and Production Technology, Plano, Texas, 1988-1996; senior engineering advisor, Arco Technology and Operations Superior vena cava syndrome, Plano, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include pioneered several developments in the areas of reservoir engineering and well testing for exploration and production of oil and gas fields.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

President Plano Youth Soccer Association, since 1996. Member Society Petroleum Engineers (review chairman formation and evaluation journal. 1986-1989, editor Society of Petroleum Engineers monograph since 1990, technical program chairman 1991, chairman Dallas section 1993-1994, distinguished lecturer 1997-1998, chairman cultural diversity committee 1996-1998, Cedric K. Furgeson medal 1977), Canada Society Petroleum Engineers, Egyptian Engineering Syndicate.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, running, soccer, traveling, reading.

Connections

Married Gina M. Hashem, August 6, 1978. Children: Sally M., Sammy M.

father:
Mohamed Kamal

mother:
Effat (Ragaii) Kamal

spouse:
Gina M. Hashem

child:
Sally M. Kamal

child:
Sammy M. Kamal