Abdulah s research focuses on understanding depositional and stratigraphic processes of carbonate platforms. His research focuses on deciphering the architectural relationships of mid Cretaceous carbonate platforms in mexico from a depositional standpoint based on field mapping. Other Interests include microbialite morphology, field stratigraphy, and invertebrate paleontology.
2016 IBA (Imperial Barrel Award) 1st place Rocky Mountain Region; 3rd place International. - AAPG IBA (2016 - 2016)