Ahmed Algarhy

Assistant Professor
Ph.D.-Petroleum Engineering, Texas Tech University (2017); M.S.-Petroleum Engineering, Texas Tech University (2016); M.S.-Petroleum Engineering, Cairo University (2012); B.S.-Mining Engineering (2003)
Year Appointed
Fall 2018
  • Production Systems Engineering II
  • Electric Lab
Spring 2019
  • Natural Gas Engineering
  • Organic Shale Evaluation and Development


Dr. Ahmed Algarhy has more than a decade of oil and gas industry experience with operation and service companies. His focus was hydraulic fracturing, geomechanics, and unconventional reservoirs evaluation and development. Prior to his work for Marietta College, Dr. Algarhy worked for Advantek International Inc., OGS, Khalda-Apache, Texas Tech University, and Selman & Associates, Ltd. Dr. Algarhy published many journals and research papers with Elsevier, SPE, SPWLA, and ARMA. Also, he filed two U.S. Patent applications to increase hydrocarbon recovery in both conventional and unconventional reservoirs.