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									                                       Khandaker Zahid
                                      Professional Summary
                                          October 5, 2012

Business address:              The University of Texas at Austin
                               Burau of Economic Geology
                               University Station, Box X
                               Austin, Texas 78713-8924
                               (512) 471-1506
E-mail address:                khandaker.zahid@beg.utexas.edu

Academic Background
   B.Sc. Geophysics, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2000
   M.A. Geology, Auburn University, Alabama, 2005
   Ph.D. Geological Sciences, The University of South Carolina, 2010

Areas of Expertise
   A. Sediment provenance via mineralogy and geochemistry.
   B. Clastic reservoir characterization using logs and composition data.
   C. Stratigraphy and basin analysis.

Professional Work Experience
   A. Present Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at
      Austin (November 2010 - Present).



   B. Geosciences Intern, Hess Corporation, Houson, Texas (June 2007 - August 2007).



   C. Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant, Auburn University and University of South Carolina
      (2003 - 2010).



Professional Societies
   American Association of Petroleum Geologists
   American Geophysical Union
   Geological Society of America

Awards and Honorary Societies
   Best Ph.D. Oral Presentation Award, Graduate School Day Competition, 2010
   Member, Eastern Section Champion Team for AAPG-IBA competition, 2010
   Travel grants to GSA meeting, Auburn University and University of South Carolina, 2006
   Research grant, Geological Society of America, 2006
Publications

Articles
   Peer Reviewed
   Zahid, K., and Barbeau, D. L., 2011, Constructing sandstone provenance and classification ternary
      diagrams using an electronic spreadsheet: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 81, p. 702‒707.
   Zahid, K. M., and Barbeau, D. L., 2010, Provenance of eastern Magallanes foreland basin sediments:
      heavy mineral analysis reveals Paleogene tectonic unroofing of the Fuegian Andes hinterland:
      Sedimentary Geology, v. 229, p. 64‒74.
   Barbeau, D. L., Davis, J., Murray, K. E., Valencia, V., Gehrels, G. E., Zahid, K. M., and Gombosi, D.
      J., 2010, Detrital-zircon geochronology of the metasedimentary rocks of north-western Graham
      Land: Antarctic Science, v. 22, p. 65–78 DOI:10.1017/S095410200999054X.
   Barbeau, D. L., Olivero, E. B., Swanson-Hysell, N. L., Zahid, K. M., Murray, K. E., and Gehrels, G. E.,
      2009, Detrital-zircon geochronology of the eastern Magallanes foreland basin: implications for
      Eocene kinematics of the northern Scotia Arc and Drake Passage: Earth & Planetary Science
      Letters, v. 20, p. 23‒45.
   Barbeau, D. L., Gombosi, D. J., Zahid, K. M., Bizimis, N., and Swanson-Hysell, N. L., 2009, U/Pb
      zircon constraints on the age and provenance of the Rocas Verdes basin-fill, Tierra del Fuego,
      Argentina: Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, v. 10.
   Zahid, K. M., and Uddin, A., 2005, Influence of overpressure on formation velocity evaluation of
      Neogene strata from eastern Bengal Basin, Bangladesh: Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, v. 25,
      p. 419‒429.

   Abstracts

   Zahid, K. M., and Barbeau, D. L., 2009, Paleogene provenance and tectonics of Fuegian Andes
      revealed by the heavy mineral analysis from the eastern Magallanes foreland basin (abs.):
      Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 41, no. 7, p. 393.
   Zahid, K. M., Ducea, M. N., Scher, H. D., and Barbeau, D. L., 2008, Nd Isotope provenance
      signatures from Atlantic coast of Tierra del Fuego (abs.): Geological Society of America Abstracts
      with Programs, v. 40, no. 6, p. 156.
   Barbeau, D. L., Olivero, E. B., Murray, K. E., Zahid, K., Swanson-Hysell, N. L., and Gehrels, G. E.,
      2008, A detrital-zircon perspective of Antarctic Peninsula-South America kinematics and
      paleogeography—results from SCOTIA (abs.): Geological Society of America Abstracts with
      Programs, v. 40, no. 6, p. 330.
   Uddin, A., Hames, W. E., Rahman, M. W., and Zahid, K. M., 2007, Rapid middle Miocene denudation
      of the eastern Himalayas: laser 40Ar/39Ar age constraints on Miocene sequences from the
      Bengal basin (abs.): Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 39, no. 6, p. 592.
   Zahid, K. M., Barbeau, D. L., and Swanson-Hysell, N. L., 2006, SEM-EDS heavy mineral provenance
      analysis of Magallanes Foreland Basin sandstones, Argentina (abs.): Geological Society of
      America Abstracts with Programs, v. 38, no. 7, p. 368.
   Barbeau, D. L., Swanson-Hysell, N. L., Zahid, K. M., and Gehrels, G. E., 2006, Detrital-zircon
      geochronology of the Fuegian Andes (abs.): Geological Society of America Abstracts with
      Programs, v. 38, no. 7, p. 368.
   Zahid, K. M., and Uddin, A., 2005, Garnet and chrome spinel chemistry of Oligocene and lower
      Miocene sediments from the Bengal Basin, Bangladesh: implications for early Himalayan erosion
      (abs.): Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 37, no. 7, p. 507.
  Uddin, A., Kish, S., Hames, W. E., Zahid, K. M., Kumar, P., and Akhter, S., 2005, Geochemical
     constraints on provenance of tertiary sediments in Assam, India, and the Bengal basin (abs.):
     Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 37, no. 7, p. 480.
  Uddin, A., Hames, W. E., and Zahid, K. M., 2005, Detrital mineral chemistry and age constraints on
     tertiary source terrain evolution for the Bengal basin (abs.): Geological Society of America
     Abstracts with Programs, v. 37, no. 7, p. 561.
  Zahid, K. M., and Uddin, A., 2004, Overpressure phenomenon on sandstone composition and texture:
     petrographic study of Miocene sequences from Sitakund structure, Bangladesh (abs.): Geological
     Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 36, no. 5, p. 371.
  Uddin, A., Kumar, P., Zahid, K. M., McDonald, W., and Sarma, J., 2004, Lithofacies and stratigraphic
     framework of Himalayan sequences in Assam and the Bengal basin (abs.): Geological Society of
     America Abstracts with Programs, v. 36, no. 5, p. 100.

  Contract Reports

  Nuñez López, Vanessa, Hovorka, S. D., Wolaver, B. D., Zahid, K., Sun, A. Y., Hosseini, S. A., and
     Romanak, K. D., 2011, Phase 2A at West Hastings field: The University of Texas at Austin,
     Bureau of Economic Geology, Gulf Coast Carbon Center, final report for the MVA Design Phase
     prepared for Denbury Onshore, LLC, 126 p.

Continuing Education-Short Courses
  Geology and Geophysics Applied in Industry: ExxonMobil URC, Houston, Texas, 2011
  Fundamentals of Seismic Structural Analysis: ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil URC, Houston, Texas,
  2011
  CCS Summer School: IEA-GHG International, Urbana-Champagne, Illinois, 2011
  Reservoir modeling using Petrel®: Schlumberger Learning Center, Houston, Texas, 2011

								
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