Professor, Energy Geosciences and Petroleum Engineering
Building 5W Room 3219
Geology of the Arabian Plate and the Red Sea, Structure and tectonics, Carbon disposal, Geothermal energy, Petroleum geology.
Duarte, Carlos M., et al. "Discovery of Afifi, the shallowest and southernmost brine pool reported in the Red Sea." Scientific Reports 10.1 (2020): 1-17.
Kenkmann, T., Afifi, A. M., Stewart, S. A., Poelchau, M. H., Cook, D. J. and Neville, A. S. (2015), Saqqar: A 34 km diameter impact structure in Saudi Arabia. Meteoritics & Planetary Science. doi: 10.1111/maps.12555
Neville, A.S, Cook, D.J., Afifi, A.M., and Stewart, S.A., 2014, Five buried crater structures imaged on reflection seismic data in Saudi Arabia: GeoArabia, v. 19, p. 17-44.
Tubbs, R.E., Aly Fouda, H. G., Afifi, A.M., Raterman, N.S., Hughes, G.W., and Fadolalkarem, Y.K., 2014, Midyan Peninsula, northern Red Sea, Saudi Arabia: Seismic imaging and regional interpretation, GeoArabia, v. 19, p. 165-184.
Faqira, M., Rademakers, M., and Afifi, A., 2009: New Insights into the Hercynian Orogeny, and their implications for the Paleozoic hydrocarbon system in the Arabian plate: GeoArabia, v. 14, p. 199-228.
Konert, G., Afifi, A.M., Al-Hajri, S.A., and Droste, H., 2001, Paleozoic stratigraphy and hydrocarbon habitat of the Arabian Plate: GeoArabia, V. 6, No. 3, p. 407-442.