Abdullah Alali

PhD Students




Research Interest

Migration Velocity Analysis (MVA), Machine learning, Full-waveform inversion FWI, Time-lapse data processing​

Selected Publications

A. Alali, B. Sun, T. Alkalifah, 2020, "The effectiveness of a pseudo‐inverse extended Born operator to handle lateral heterogeneity for imaging and velocity analysis applications", Geophysical Prospecting, doi:10.1111/1365-2478.12916


  • ​Master degree in Earth Science and Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)  
  • Bachelor degree in Geophysics, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM)

KAUST Affiliations

  • Physical Science and Engineering (PSE) division, Earth Science and Engineering (ErSE) department 

Research Interests Keywords

Migration Velocity Analysis (MVA) Machine learning FWI Time-lapse data processing