Senior Research Scientist
Kuwait Institute of Scientific Research
Dr. Abdulazim Marafi is a Senior Research Scientist at Petroleum Research Center (PRC) at Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR). He acquired his Ph. D degree with Distinction in the major of chemical engineering from University of Oklahoma, USA in 1996. He obtained his M.Sc. degree in chemical engineering from University of Southern California, USA in 1988, and B. Sc degree in Chemical Engineering from Kuwait University in 1983.
Dr. Marafi has, to his credit, in the area of petroleum refining more than 30 publications in refereed journals, 55 papers and extended abstracts in proceedings of highly respected conferences, 35 technical reports, 21 project progress reports, proposals and technical articles in area of refining for Arabic Magazines. Dr. Marafi also participated as an instructor on 17 formal technical in the area of petroleum reefing.
In 2015, Dr. Marafi was awarded as the top 20 distinguished Scientist at KISR and KFAS Award on the Scientific Production in the area of Engineering (Chemical Engineering – Downstream Petroleum Refining).Back to Speakers Page