Dr. Jabbari is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Petroleum Engineering, the University of North Dakota. He graduated from Petroleum University of Technology with Bachelor’s degree in Production Engineering and from Sharif University of Technology with Master’s degree in Reservoir Engineering. He later earned his Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering from UND with a dissertation concerning the hydraulic fracturing design for Bakken Formation wells. Hadi joined the petroleum department in Aug, 2013. Before starting work at the UND, he had worked for several years in the industry as petroleum engineer at various capacities; from working on offshore platforms to serving as reservoir engineer in the office. His work and research has focused on analytical and numerical modeling of transport phenomena in porous media, Hydraulic Fracturing Design, EOR (CO2, Chemical, Thermal;SAGD, ISC, Hot-water Imbibition, Wettability Alteration), Underground Coal Gasification, Pressure Transient Analysis, and Naturally Fractured Reservoirs.