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2.jpg Event : Technical Talk Series by Mr You Soon Tiong, Director Halliburton Technical Excellence Centre.

Date: 20th November 2019 (Wednesday)

IHR has invited by Mr. You Soon Tiong, the Director of Halliburton technical excellence Centre to deliver a technical talk to expose the audience to the current development in IOR and keep abreast of the latest technologies. The focus of this talk were on IOR technologies developed by Halliburton with examples and case studies, particularly in Malaysian fields.

The talk were attended by postgraduate students, researchers and lecturers from various department.





Event : 2nd International Congress on Earth Sciences (ICES), Bali

Date: 19 November 2019 (Tuesday)

There are 6 posters and 2 oral presentations from SEACaRL which has been accepted from ICES 2019. Dr. Mirza has attended this conference and presented on "Characterisation on Karst in Carbonate Platforms of Central Luconia Province"


Event : Visit by Universiti of Yangon and MAPG, Myanmar

Date: 18 November 2019 (Monday)

SEACaRL has received a visit from Prof Dr. Day Wa Aung, Head of Geology Department and Mr Lynn Myint, President of Myanmar Association of Petroleum Geoscientist. This visit has been led by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Eswaran, Head of Shale Gas Research Group (SGRG)


Event : Bronze Award for Final Year Project

Date: 16 November 2019 (Saturday)

SEACaRL's Final Year Project (FYP) students, Nurul Shazleen Husna has received a "Bronze" Award for her research project entitled "Stratigraphy Zonation for the Carbonate Distribution of Fields EX-3 Cycle V in Central Luconia"


Event : Adjunct Lecture by Mr. Jairo Antonio, PETRONAS

Date: 15 November 2019 (Friday)

SEACaRL has collaborated with the Department of Geosciences to organized an Adjunct Lecture of Reservoir Modelling. The lecture was presented by Mr. Jairo Antonio, Principle Geologist from PETRONAS and the course was attended by the UG and PG students.


ac511bc7-f500-4e1f-a54c-82665cb262c1.jpgEvent : Visit by China University of Petroleum - Beijing

Date: 14 November 2019 (Thursday)

In conjuctions with MOU Signing Ceremony between UTP and CUPB, SEACaRL has received a visit from the Vice President of CUPB, Prof Bao Zhidong and together with other delegates which were welcomed by Dr. Mirza.



ac511bc7-f500-4e1f-a54c-82665cb262c1.jpg Training : Geo-python Training by Mr. Luluan Almanna Lubis

Date: 13 November 2019 (Wednesday)

SEACaRL has invited Mr. Luluan Almanna Lubis, Lecturer from the Department of Geosciences to provides a python training based on "Real Practice" in geology fields. 

He covered rock physics basic lithology and pore fluid analysis using python.


ac511bc7-f500-4e1f-a54c-82665cb262c1.jpg Training : Paleoscan In-House Training

Date: 7 November 2019 (Thursday)

SEACaRL has organized 1 day in-house training which purposed to introduce the seismic interpertation tools in Paleoscan for undergraduates final year projects. The trainer for this course is Grisel Jimenez, SEACaRL's Research Scientist.


ac511bc7-f500-4e1f-a54c-82665cb262c1.jpgEvent : Visit by Two Universities from Myanmar

Date: 6 November 2019 (Wednesday)

SEACaRL has received a visit by delegates from Yangon Technological University and Thanlyin Technological University. 

The delegates were welcomed by Dr. Mirza with the lab tour and research introduction.


ac511bc7-f500-4e1f-a54c-82665cb262c1.jpgEvent : Visit by Universiti of Malaysia Terengganu (UMT)

Date: 30 October 2019 (Wednesday)

SEACaRL has received a visit from Dr. Fatin, Dr. Wan and Dr. Hafeez from University of Malaysia Terengganu (UMT). The visit was purposely to discuss on sabbaticals placement in SEACaRL with potential collaboration on biostratigraphy study.



Exhibitions : Exhibition at APGCE

Date: 29 October 2019 (Tuesday)

SEACaRL has participated for a poster presentation entitled "Quantitative Characterization of The Early Miocene (Cycle II) Carbonate - Subis Limestone Outcrop" at the UTP Booth. The poster has been presented by Saw Bing Bing and Dr. Mirza


0e0f0465-198f-45cf-b4b9-51928daf2113.jpgEvent : Visit to INOST, UMT

Date: 24 October 2019 (Thursday)

SEACaRL has visited Institute of Oceanography and Enviroment (INOST), Universiti of Malaysia Terengganu (UMT). This visit purposely to discuss joint research cooperations on coral reef study, staff exhanges, co-authorship and student attachment.


Event : Software Agreement with Baker Hughes

Date: 18 October 2019 (Friday)

SEACaRL has received 10 licenses of JewelSuite Geomechanics Software from Baker Hudges.

SEACaRL will establish the research collaborations on geomechanics study and this study will be led by Mr. Azfar Mohamed, SEACaRL Core Member.


cd89c662-a046-459a-be6e-ec1bd8c36383.jpgEvent : Special Digitization Project between IRC and SEACaRL

Date: 11 October 2019 (Friday)

Information and Resources (IRC) of UTP and SEACaRL have kicked off the special digitization project for SEACaRL research collections including books, maps, rocks, reports, etc.

This project has been fully sponsored by IRC.



114036bc-5441-42f0-8044-a332eaf8212f.jpgEvent : Visit by Institute od Science and Technology AKPRIND

Date: 10 October 2019 (Thursday)

SEACaRL has received delegates from the Institute of Science and Technology AKPRIND, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The guests were been welcomed by Dr. Mirza with a lab tour and some introduction on SEACaRL's research and projects.


40a2ed01-797f-4afe-824e-a1a2d391ba07.jpgWorkshop : Core Characterization

Date: 7 October 2019 (Monday) - 16 October 2019 (Wednesday)

SEACaRL has organized 2 weeks core descriptions workshop at PETRONAS Geo-Samples Centre (PGSC). Ten (10) students have participated in this work. This core descriptions works was led by Saw Bing Bing, SEACaRL's PhD Student.




4.pngEVENT: Special Talk By Professor Earth And Science And Engineering Physical Science And Engineering Division King Abdullah University Of Science And Technology, Dr Tariq Alkhalifah 

Date : 15th May 2019 (Wednesday)

The main objective of this session is for UG and PG students to understand the theoretical and practical aspects of the elastic earth and waves and to explore different issues and challenges.






SONGKHLA.jpgEVENT: Visit by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Helmut Duerrast, Head of Geophysics Research Center Prince Songkhla University.

Date : 26th April 2019 (Friday)

CSI has received a visit and had a fruitful discussion with Research Center Prince Songkhla University.  Outcome from the visit, they have identified few areas in seismic and subsurface technology to collaborate for potential International Grant. The visit ended with a tour to CSI Center to visit all the equipment.


USM 1.jpgEvent: Workshop for Fundamental of Seismic Technology for Oil and Gas Industry at School Of Physics, USM Penang.

Date: 25 April 2019 (Thursday)

The goal of this workshop is to present and expose the significance for fundamental of seismic technology for Oil & Gas industry. The workshop is designed for student undergraduate and post graduate who have interest and plan to focus using this advanced technology. 


UZMA.jpgEVENT: Visit from UZMA Engineering.

Date: 19 March 2019 (Tuesday)

UZMA Engineering has visited CSI for future collaboration with UTP. A brief presentation about software develop by CSI has been carried out by the head and the students. The visitor is accompanied by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Eswaran A/L A.R. Padmanabhan (Former Director of Institute Hydrocarbon Recovery). 


CANADA 2.jpg Visit from Professor & Department Head, Vale Research Chair At University Canada.

Date : 20 February 2019 (Wednesday) 

CSI has received a visit from Prof. Faisal Khan, Professor & Department Head from Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science Department of Process Engineering. The purpose of the visit is to share CSI capabilities such as the member expertise and Centre technology. They have visited our facilities and meet the students.