Petro Environment Conference and Exhibit 2016
Petro Environment Conference and Exhibit 2016
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Feb 22-24
For the second time, and under the supervision of the Division of Student Affairs, the College of Engineering at PMU participated, and was a major partner in the Petro Environment Conference 2016, that was held at the Dhahran Expo.   

The following are the highlights of the event:

  •  The Dean of the College of Engineering, and Dr. Omar Ouda chaired one of the technical sessions
  • A booth was set up to display the senior design projects and activities of the ASME-PMU chapter, SPE, ASCE and IEEE, all managed by PMU students.
  • A presentation was given by Dr. Nader Nader from the Mechanical Engineering Department entitled “Design of Solar Hybrid Air Conditioners”
  • A poster presentation was displayed at the conference by the Civil Engineering students supervised by Dr. Omar Ouda; the following students won second place for best poster presentation: Abdulrahman Al-Blooshi, Umar I. Ahmed, Wasi Ul. Hassan, Mohammed Shammout.
  • A selected team of students was chosen to assist the organizers in the registration and technical sessions, and  they were congratulated for their outstanding contribution; as a matter of fact, they will be called upon again for support in future events.
  • Among others, the Dean of Core Program Dr. Muhammad Ashraf, the chair of Mechanical Engineering, Dr. Ali Chamkha, and the chair of Civil Engineering, Dr. Andy Aziz attended, encouraged and supported our students at the conference.
  • Engineering faculty and students from the College of Engineering were strongly represented throughout the days of the conference

This activity was organized with the full support of the Department of Campus Life at PMU.