Shadya Taleb is a Graduate Research Assistant for the Gulf Coast Carbon Center at the Bureau of Economic Geology. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering and has experience in the oil and gas industry working as Coiled Tubing engineer for workover operations and PVT Lab Sales Engineer. Her more recent experience was as a Research Visiting Student at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), she worked on imaging techniques for porous space characterization of carbonate rocks. She is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Energy and Earth Resources at the University of Texas at Austin. Her research interests are in multiphase flow through porous media, experimental design, subsurface carbon storage, microfluidics, and imaging techniques.
Robert M. Cluff Memorial Scholarship for petrophysical and/or reservoir characterization studies - Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists (RMAG) Foundation (2022)
Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration (RECS) - U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Fossil Energy & Carbon Management (FECM) (2022)