Omar Alobaid

Ph.D. Students

PhD Student


My research interests revolve around geothermal energy systems. I am driven to explore innovative approaches and technologies to harness the Earth's thermal energy. I aim to investigate the efficiency, sustainability, and potential for widespread adoption of geothermal energy, with the ultimate goal of contributing to the advancement of clean and renewable energy sources.

Research Interests

Geothermal, Renewable Energy, Sustainability


B.Sc. Petroleum Engineering, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
M.Sc. Petroleum Engineering, KAUST

Professional Profile

2016 – 2020: Petroleum/Production Engineer, Saudi Aramco
2020 – 2022: M.Sc student, KAUST
Geothermal, Renewable Energy, Sustainability