Abdulah Eljalafi

Abdulah  Eljalafi
B.S., Geological Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 2015
M.S., Geology, Colorado School of Mines, 2017
Ph.D., Geosciences, UT Austin, expected 2022


Supervisor


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.

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award - University of Texas at Austin (2021 - 2021)

Meckel Family Grant - American Association of Petroleum Geologists (2021 - 2021)

Best Poster Award - Conference on Latin America - European Association of Engineers and Geoscientists and Houston Geological Society (2020 - 2020)

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award - Jackson School of Geosciences, UT Austin (2020 - 2020)

Student Travel Grant - American Geophysical Union (2020 - 2020)

GSA Grant - Geological Society of America (2019 - 2019)

Graduate Research Grant, - Geological Society of America (2019 - 2019)

Geobiology Symposium Honorary Mention - Rocky Mountain Geobiology (2017 - 2017)

2016 IBA (Imperial Barrel Award) 1st place Rocky Mountain Region; 3rd place International. - American Association of Petroleum Geologists IBA (2016 - 2016)