Santanu Khataniar

Santanu Khataniar

Background and Research Interests

Currently Professor Santanu Khataniar is teaching classes at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, in the areas of Petroleum.

Courses

  • PETE 104 - Fundamentals of Petroleum
  • PETE 302 - Well Logging
  • PETE 478 - Well Test Analysis
  • PETE 661 - Applied Well Testing

Education

  • Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, 1991
  • M. S. in Petroleum Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, 1985
  • B. S. in Petroleum Engineering, Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, 1983

Areas of Specialization

  • Water-flood and Enhanced Oil Recovery
  • Reservoir Simulation
  • Gas-to-Liquid (GTL) transportation through pipeline
  • Well Log Analysis

Research

  • Dr. Khataniar's main research interests include Water-flood, Enhanced Oil Recovery, Reservoir Simulation, Relative Permeability, and Gas-to-Liquid (GTL) transportation issues.