Saif Ullah
Saif Ullah Lab Specialist

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Mr. Saif Ullah is working as a Lab Specialist in the Department of Earth Science in Khalifa University of Science and Technology in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Main activities are to teach lab courses those are related to geophysics like Applied Geophysics (Gravity, Magnetic and Electrical Resistivity techniques), Reflection Seismology, Seismic Reflection Interpretation, Matlab for Earth Scientists and introduction to Geology and Geophysics; also to assist faculty for students field trips of above geophysical courses for undergraduate Earth Science students and helping faculty in geophysical research projects. Activities also include managing geophysical equipment’s (Maintenance, Testing and Calibration), department support and preparation of geophysical budget and PR’s.
Before joining the KU, worked in Fugro-Suhaimi Limited to promote the Engineering Geophysical techniques in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Role includes projects managing throughout from field activities to the end of reporting, client discussions, assisting the management in preparing proposals and budgets. Before Mr. Ullah was working with Fugro Middle East in Engineering Geophysics Department for shallow surface and borehole geophysical investigations by using various geophysical techniques include ERT & VES, Borehole Logging, OhmMapper, MASW, GPR, Gravity & Microgravity, Magnetic and Electromagnetic, Portable Impact Echo System (PIES), Downhole, Crosshole, Crosshole Seismic Tomography, Seismic Cone Penetration Test, Suspension logging, Seismic Reflection and Refraction Data Acquisition, Processing & Interpretation .
Previously worked with Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) Islamabad, Pakistan in Remote Sensing and GIS application group, prior to that was involved in 2D seismic data acquisition projects with Geofizyka Krakow Limited-Pakistan.

  • MPhil, Applied Geology (Spec. in Geophysics), University of the Punjab (Pakistan), 2017
  • MSc, Geophysics, Quaid I Azam University (Pakistan), 2006
  • BSc, Math & Physics, Government College University (Pakistan), 2003

  • Introduction to Geology and Geophysics
  • Applied Geophysics
  • Matlab for Earth Scientists
  • Reflection Seismology
  • Seismic Reflection Interpretation

Research Interests
  • Near surface and borehole geophysics
  • Hydrogeology and seismic data interpretation