Dr. Mojtaba Ardali
Mojtaba Ardali is currently senior Reservoir Engineer at California Resources Corporation (CRC). He has more than 7 years of industry experience during which he has worked on diverse projects in conventional and unconventional reservoirs. Prior to CRC, he worked at Occidental Oil and Gas in California and Daneshy Consultants Int’l. His expertise includes reservoir management, EOR processes, reservoir simulation, field development planning, reserves and economic evaluation.
Mojtaba obtained his PhD in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University. He got his Masters in Reservoir Geosciences and Engineering from IFP School in France and his BSc in Petroleum production engineering from Petroleum University of Technology, Iran.
Mojtaba has authored and co-authored several SPE papers mainly in the area of Enhanced Oil Recovery processes and reservoir simulation. Mojtaba also serves as SJV SPE board member for longer than 6 years and currently is section chair of the local SPE section. He was recently received Young Member Outstanding Service award for his technical contributions and service at local SPE section.