Former Board of Directors

Dr. Ali Daneshy
Dr. Ali Daneshy
Dr. Ali Daneshy
Former President

Ali Daneshy is President of Daneshy Consultants Int’l and adjunct professor of Petroleum Engineering at the Cullen College of Engineering, University of Houston. 

Dr. Abdollah Orangi
Dr. Abdollah Orangi
Dr. Abdollah Orangi
At Large

Abdollah is Reservoir Engineering Adviser at Apache Corporation with the focus on conventional assets. Before that, he was working for Hess Corporation in Houston working EOR for unconventional asset.

Dr. Iraj Ershaghi
Dr. Iraj Ershaghi
Dr. Iraj Ershaghi
APPIH Advisor

Iraj Ershaghi is the Omar B. Milligan Professor and Director of the Petroleum Engineering Program at University of Southern California.

Dr. Behrooz Fattahi
Dr. Behrooz Fattahi
Dr. Behrooz Fattahi
APPIH Advisor

Dr. Behrooz Fattahi holds Ph.D. degrees in Aerospace Engineering and in Mechanical Engineering from Iowa State University. 

Dr. Mohammad Delshad
Dr. Mohammad Delshad
Dr. Mohammad Delshad
Treasurer

Mohammad Delshad has more than 25 years of experience in advanced petrophysics and enhanced oil recovery research.

Mr. Farrokh N. Pebdani
Mr. Farrokh N. Pebdani

Farrokh Pebdani has over 34 years of experience in petroleum research and development, as well as field application of reservoir management best practices.

Dr. Shahab D. Mohaghegh
Dr. Shahab D. Mohaghegh

Shahab D. Mohaghegh is the president and CEO of Intelligent Solutions, Inc. (ISI) and Professor of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering at West Virginia University.

Dr. Honarpour is a Principal Reservoir Engineering Advisor at BHP Billiton. He has contributed significantly to the conventional and unconventional reservoirs rock-fluid interrelation and integration

Dr. Reza Fassihi
Dr. Reza Fassihi
Dr. Reza Fassihi
Past President

Reza Fassihi has over 30 years of experience in petroleum research and development, as well as field application of reservoir management best practices.