Abdullah Alali

PhD Students



B#1/L#3 – 3305-WS09

Research Interests

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

Selected Publications

Alali, A., Kazei, V., Kalita, M., & Alkhalifah, T. (2022). Deep learning unflooding for robust subsalt waveform inversion. Geophysical prospecting.

Alali, A., Sun, B., & Alkhalifah T. (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