Petroleum Geology and Geochemistry Research Center (PGGRC),

Faculty of Earth Sciences,

Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz

Telephone: +9861-3336-7042

Fax: +9861-3336-7042

Postal Code: 6135743136



International Papers (ISI)

Alizadeh B., Maroufi, K., Fajrak, M. (2018). "Oil-Oil Correlation, Geochemical Charactersitics, and Origin of Hydrocarbons from Mansourabad Oilfield, SW Iran". Journal of African Earth Sciences, vol. 147, 383-392.

Alizadeh B., Maroufi K., Heidarifard M. H. (2018). "Estimating source rock parameters using wireline data: An example from Dezful Embayment, South West of Iran". Petroleum Science and Engineering, vol. 167, 857-868.

Alizadeh B., Maroufi, K., Fajrak, M. (2018). "Hydrocarbon reserves of Gachsaran oilfield, SW Iran: Geochemical characteristics and origin". Marine and Petroleum Geology, vol. 92, 308-318.

Alizadeh B., Seyedali S. R., Habibnia B. (2018). "Organic geochemical characteristics of Middle to Late Eocene Shahbazan Formation in Dezful Embayment, SW Iran: A case study from Qaleh-Nar oilfield". Petroleum Science and Technology, In press.

Alizadeh B., Seyedali S. R., Sarafdokht H. (2018). "Effect of Bitumen and Migrated Oil on Hydrocarbon Generation Kinetic Parameters Derived from Rock-Eval Pyrolysis". Petroleum Science and Technology, In press.

Alizadeh B., Alipour M., Chehrazi A., Mirzaei S. (2017). "Chemometric classification and geochemistry of oils in the Iranian sector of the southern Persian Gulf Basin". Organic Geochemistry, vol. 111, 67-81.

Alipour, M., Alizadeh, B., Chehrazi, A. (2017). "A Thermal Maturity Analysis of the Effective Cretaceous Petroleum System in the Southern Persian Gulf Basin". Iranian Journal of Oil and Gas Science and Technology, vol. 6, 1-17.

Saadati H., Al-lessa J. H., Alizadeh B., Tarhandeh E., Jazayeri M. H., Bahrami H., Rashidi M. (2016). "Geochemical characteristics and isotopic reversal of natural gases in eastern Kopeh-Dagh, NE Iran". Marine and Petroleum Geology, vol. 78, 76-87.

Alizadeh B., Saadati H., Rashidi M., Kobraei M. (2016). "Geochemical Investigation of oils from Cretaceous to Eocene sedimentary sequences of the Abadan Plain, Southwest Iran". Marine and Petroleum Geology, vol. 73, 609-619.


Bolandi V., Kadkhodae A., Alizadeh B., Farzi R. (2015). "Source rock characterization of the Albian Kazhdumi formation by integrating well logs and geochemical data in the Azadegan oilfield, Abadan plain, SW Iran". Petroleum Science and Engineering, vol. 133, 167-176.


Alizadeh B., Opera A. and Heidarifard M.H. (2013). "Burial history reconstruction and thermal maturity modeling for the Middle Cretaceous–Early Miocene Petroleum System, southern Dezful Embayment, SW Iran", International Journal of Coal Geology, vol. 120, 1–14.


Telmadarreie A., Shadizadeh S. R., Alizadeh B. (2013). "An Investigation of Hydrogen Sulfide in the Asmari Reservoir of the Iranian Marun Oil Field: Using Repeat Formation Tests". Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects, vol. 35, 1991-2001.


Alizadeh B. Sarfdokht H. Rjabi M., Opera A.  Janbaz M. (2012). "Organic Geochemistry and petrography of Kazhdumi (lbianـCenomanian) and Pabdeh (paleogene) potential source rock in Southern part of the Dezful Embayment, Iran" Journal of Organic Geichemistry, February, vol. 49,  46-36.


Alizadeh B., Telmadarreie A., Shadizadeh S. R., Tezhe F. (2012). "Investigating Geochemical Characterization of Asmari and Bangestan Reservoir Oils and the Source of H2S in the Marun Oilfield". Petroleum Science and Technology, vol. 30, 967-975.


Alizadeh  B., Alipour M. Hosini H. jahangard A. (2011). "Paleoenviromental reconstruction using biological markers for the upper Triassic middle juraasic sedimentary succession in tabas Basin, Central Iran" Organic Geichemistry February,  vol. 42, 437-431.


Alizadeh B., Najari S. Kadkhodi A. (2011). "Artificial neural network modeling and cluster analysis for organic facies and burial history estimation using well log data, A case study of  the south Pars Gas Field, Persian Gulf, Iran" Journal of Computer and Geoscience, September,  vol. 45, 261-267.


Kalantari N., Alizadeh B., Mohammadi A., Keshavarzi M. " A hydrochemical and tracing Investigation; Dye Naz Kastic e in the Posht Aquifer, Alburz Mountain, Northern Iran" Journal of Mountain Science, September,  vol. l1, 45-37.


Zarasvandi A., Charchi A.,. Carranza E.J.M., and Alizadeh B. (2008). Karst bauxite deposits in the Zagros Mountain Belt, Iran. Ore Geology Reviews, vol. 34, 521-532.


Alizadeh B., Khani,B. Alipour M. Maoud Shayesteh, Hosseini, S.H. (2012)."Thermal modeling and organic geochemistry apprasial of petroleum source rock within th Aghajari Oilfeild SW, Iran, "Journal of Geopersia, vol. 2, 1-10.


Alizadeh B., Adabi M.H., Tezheh F. (2007) "Oil-Oil Correlation of Asmari and Bangestan Reservoirs using Gas Chromatography and Stable Isotopes in Marun Oilfield, SW Iran. Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, vol. 31, 241-253.

National Papers

Alizadeh B., Fuladvand R. (2011) "Thermal Maturity Modeling, History of Hydrocarbon Generation and Erosion of Aghajary Formation in Binak Oilfield, South Iran" Journal of Stratigraphy and sedimentological researches. Vol 42 No. 1. pp 41-52.

Asadi, E., Adabi M. H. and Alizadeh B. (2010). "Biomarkers from crude oil and bitumen extraction of source rocks, Marun oilfield".Journal of Stratigraphy and sedimentological researches. V. 26, No. 38. pp 69-88.

Azizi, A., Alizadeh, B., Hosseyni, S.H., Tezheh, F., Nouraeenezhad, K (2010). The evaluation of hydrocarbon potential and geochemical correlations of Kazhdomi and Pabdeh Formations in Gachsaran Oil-Field, Production and Exploration Jurnal, National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), Vol.76, pp 64-68.

Alizadeh, B., Janbaz, M. (2010). Thermal maturity modeling of Rag-e-Safid Oilfield, Southwest Iran. Journal of Science University of Tehran, Vol. 35, No. 4, Winter 2010, Section: Geology, pages 119-129.

Alizadeh, B., Janbaz, M., Shayesteh, M., Hosseini S.H (2009). Geochemical Investigation and mineral matrix effect on probable source rock's potentiality during pyrolysis in the Rag-e-Safid oilfield, Southwest Iran. Journal of Stratigraphy and Sedimentology Researches, Vol. 36, No. 1, Spring & Summer 2009, pages 1-16.

Alizadeh B., Hosseini S.H (2009). Hydrocarbon Potential Evaluation and Depositional Environment of Sargelu Formation in Masjid-e-Soleiman Oilfield. Sientific Quaterly Journal, Geosciences, Vol 19, NO. 75, Spring 2009, pages 173-178.

Motahhari H., Alizadeh B. Ghalavand H and Moradi M. (2007). "Depositional Enviroment syudy of the pabdeh formation in zeloi oil field using data obtained by Rock Eval 6 pyrolysis". Journal of applied Geology Vol.3 No: 1, pp.60-65.

Alizadeh, B., Adabi, M. H.;and  Tezheh, F. (2007). Oil-Oil Correlation of Asmari and Bangestan Reservoirs using Gas Chromatography and Stable Isotopes in Marun Oilfield, SW Iran. Journal of Science. No 31A3 p241-253.

Alizadeh, B., Moradi, M. (2007). "Geochemical Correlation of Pabdeh Formation in Giant Oilfields of Zeloi and Ahwaz", Shahid Chamran University Journal of Science(Section B) No. 17, pp 33– 44, Sep 2007.

Alizadeh, B.Tezhe, F., Adabi, M. (2006). " Evaluation of Hydrocarbon Potential of source rock in Marun Oilfield using Rock-Eval 6", Journal of Science University of Tehran, Vol. 32, No. 3. pp. 267-274, autumn 2006.

Nesarzadeh, R., Alizadeh, B. (2006). "Evaluation of hydrocarbon Potential of probable Source rocks in Binak Oil Field, SW Iran", Journal of Science University of Tehran, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 213-220, Autumn 2006.

Alizadeh B., Nazarian S.P. (2004). "Correlation of Fractures, Mud Lost and Thin Sections in Asmari Reservoir of Zeloi Oilfield". Shahid Chamran University Journal of Science (Section B) No. 12 pp 20- 37, Summer 2004.

Alizadeh B. and Mobin B. (2002). "Geochemical study of Biomarkers in Asmari Reservoir's oil of Marun Oilfield". Science Magazine of Shahid Chamran University, Ahwaz, Iran, No. 8 pp60-78.

Ph.D. Theses

"Geochemical studies and petroleum system modeling of eastern Kopet Dagh, NE Iran". By H. Saadati, Feb. 2019.

"Investogation of characteristics and continuity of reservoir fluids of Gachsaran and Mansourabad oilfields using integration of geochemistry and reservoir engineering methods". By K. Maroufi, Oct. 2017.

"Organic geochemistry of source rocks and unconventional hydrocarbon reserves and determining origin and degree of alteration of hydrocarbon reserves in Block A Persian Gulf using basin and petroleum system modeling". By M. Alipour, June 2017.

M.Sc. Theses

"Geochemical investigation of hydrocarbon potential and mineralogy of Pabdeh Formation in Chenareh anticline (Lurestan sub-basin)". By S. M. Pourfaraji, Feb. 2019.

"Kinetic Parameters Comparison of Kerogen and Bitumen from Pabdeh Formation of Gachsaran Oil Field". By S. R. Seyedali, Sep., 2017.

"Investigating concentration of rare elements including Nickel and Vanadium in Ahvaz oilfield". By A. Mehrabi Rashnou, Feb., 2017.

 "Investigation of gas shale potential in South Dezful region". By N. Jalalat, Jan., 2016.

"Thermal maturity and burial history modeling of an oil field in Abadan plain". By S. Saghaee, Sep., 2015.

"Reconstruction of Burial History, Vitrinite Reflection and Maturity determination of Source Rocks in Lali and Karun Oilfields". By A. Jalali, Sep., 2015.

"Comparison of Bulk Stable Petroleum Isotopes and Compound Specific Isotope Analysis in Abadan Oil Field". By H. Tamisheh , Sep., 2015.

"Two dimensional petroleum systems modelling in the Aghajari and Pazanan oilfields". By P. Darabi, Sep., 2014.

"Investigation of GC and Py-GC data in some of Abadan Plain's oilfields". By M. Maghsoudi, Sep., 2014.

"Determination of maturity index from integration of geochemical, petrophysical and seismic data in an oil field in Iran". By H. Valinasab, Aug., 2014.

"Maturation of Source Rocks in a North-South trend in Dezful Embayment-SW, Iran". By H. Amiri, Feb., 2014.

"Geochemical investigation of Oil and Vitrinite Reflectance of Asmari and Bangestan Reservoirs in Zeloi Oil Field". By S. M. Hosseininejad, Oct., 2013.

"Seismic Stratigraphic Study in an Oil Production Reservoir using 3D Seismic Data to determine High Efficient Zones". By E. Khamesi , Oct., 2013.

"Creatining a burial history modeling software and its application in one of oilfields". By J. Tahmouresi, June, 2013.

"Identification of organic facies using clustering analysis of geochemical analysis of Azadegan oil field, Abadan plain". By V. Bolandi, June, 2013.

"Geochemical Study of Yadavaran Oil Field". By H. Moradi, June, 2013.

"Quantitative Correlation between Geochemical Logs and Seismic Traces in the Southwest of Iran". By A. Bouyak, June, 2013.

"Geochemical Study of Darquin Oil Field in Abadan Plain". By N. Azadbakht, Jan., 2013.

"Geochemical Investigation of Heavy oil of Sarvak Reservoir in Azadegan oilfield". By J. Samsami, Oct., 2012.

"Geochemical comparison of light oil in Azadegan clastic reservoir with Ilam-Sarvak carbonate reservoirs in Azadegan oil field, Abadan plain". By H. Saadati, Sep., 2012.

"Geochemical Study of Ghale Nar Oilfield". By H. Basiri , Feb., 2012.

"Organic Geochemistry Data Correlation with Sequence Stratigraphy for Hydrocarbon Potential Evaluation of Pabdeh Formation in Mansuri Oilfield". By N. Janatmakan, Feb., 2012.

"Effect of Geothermal Gradient Variation on Geochemical Parameters of Oils from Bangestan Reservoirs of Ahvaz and Marun Oilfields". By A. Vosoughi moradi, Nov., 2011.

"Organic Geochemistry Data Correlation with Sequence Stratigraphy for Hydrocarbon Potential Evaluation of Pabdeh Formation in Marun Oilfield". By KH. Maaroofi, Oct., 2011.

"Geochemical Evaluation of Possible Source rock in Aghajari Oilfield". By B. Khani, Sep., 2011.

"Correlation between Geochemical Zonation and Log data using Artificial Neural networks and Cluster Analysis". By S. Najjari, Feb., 2011.

"Geochemical investigation of hydrocarbons from oil seepages and reservoirs in South of Izeh zone". By A. Azizi, July, 2011.

"Reservoir zonation of Asmari reservoir of Maroom oil field using by geochemical & Petrophysical parameters". By Kh. Nuraeinezad, Jan., 2011.

"Geochemical Evaluation of Possible Source rock in Shadegan Oilfield". By M. Ahmadzadeh, July, 2011.

"Organic Geochemistry Data Correlation with Sequence Stratigraphy for Hydrocarbon Potential Evaluation of Pabdeh Formation in Ahvaz Oilfield". By A. Hosseini khayrabad olya, July, 2010.

"Geochemical Study and Evaluation of Potential Source Rocks in Southern Tabas Basin". By A. Jahangard, May, 2010.

"Geochemical study and evaluation of possible source rocks in Northern Tabas Basin". By M. Alipour Mamaghani, May, 2010.

"Depositional history and Thermal modeling of KilurKarim Oil Field based on Rock-Eval analysis and Vitrinite Reflectance". By H. Saraf dokht, Sep., 2009.

"Reconstruction of burial history and thermal maturity of Siah makan Oil Field based on Rock-Eval analysis and Vitrinite Reflectance". By A. Opera, Jun., 2009.

"Burial History Modeling and Thermal maturity Assessment of Rag sefid Oil Field based on Rock-Eval analysis and Vitrinite Reflectance". By M. Janbaz, Oct., 2009.

"Reconstruction of burial history, Thermal maturity and Hydrocarbon Generation Assessment of Binak Oilfield based on Rock-Eval analysis and Vitrinite Reflectance". By H. Fouladvand, Sep., 2009.

"Remediation of Heavy metals from the Crude-Oil Polluted soil by Organic Matter and Chelate". By T. Raiesi Ardali For fulfillment of M.S. in Soil Science, Feb., 2012.

"Bioremediation of a Crude- Oil polluted Soil as Treated with Agricultural Fertilizers Sewage-Sludge". By S. Sharifi Hosseini For fulfillment of M.S. in Soil Science, Dec., 2008.

"Study of the Effect of Exchange Rhizosphere and Oil degrading bacteria Population around Root on Bioremediation of Oil Polluted Soil". By V. Sarvi For fulfillment of M.S. in Soil Science, Dec., 2008.

"Geochemical study of Bangestan Reservoir in Marun oilfield".By M. M. Fajrak., May 2008.

"Geochemical Evaluation of Possible Source Rocks in Different Horizons in Zeloi Oilfield". By H. Motahari., Jan. 2008.

"Evaluation of Pabdeh Formation as a probable source rock and Asmari reservoir properties in Lali oilfield".By Bagheri S., April 2007.

"The Correlation of Asmari reservoir of Haftkel oil Field and Bangestan reservoir of Naft-Safid oilfield".By Shaban L., January 2007.

"Hydrocarbon Potential determination of Sargelo Formation in Dezful Embayment". By Hosseini H.., November 2006.

"Petrophysical & geochemical log comparison of Pabdeh formation in Ahwaz oilfield".By Moradi M., January 2006.

"Asmari and Bangestan reservoir oil correlation using Biomarkers and Stable isotopes of carbon and sulfur". By Tezhe F., January 2006.

"Quality evaluation of Bangestan Reservoir of Binak Oilfield using Petrophysical and Rock-Eval Methods".By NesarZadeh R., September 2005.

"Asmari Reservoir Souring in Masjid-e-Soleiman Oilfield".By Rezaee Z., September 2005.

"Petrophysical Flow Unit Characterization of Sarvak Reservoir in Kupal Oilfield- SW Iran".By Homaei M., January 2005.

"Biomarker Investigation of Asmari Oil in Nargesi Oilfield".By Ghorbani B., September 2004.

"Investigation of the problems encountered during drilling operation in Ahwaz, Mansuri and Marun Oilfields". By KhederSolh S. H., September 2003.

"Geochemical Study of Asmari Reservoir's Oil in Giant Oilfields of Dezful Embayment".By Senobar L. A., April 2003.

"Fracture study of Asmari Reservoir of Karanj Oilfield". By Tamimi M., April 2003.

"Fracture study and their rule in Oil production of Asmari Reservoir in Zeloi Oilfield". By Nazarian S. P., February 2003.

"Comprehensive study of Asmari oil Pool in Mansuri Oilfield".By Chahrlang K. H., June 2002.

"Nickel and Vanadium in Oils of Asmari and Bangestan Pools in BibiHakimeh Oilfield".By HeidariFard M.H., Oct 2002.

"Stratigraphic and Petrophysical Parameters in Bangestan Oil pool of KilourKarim Oilfield." By Farahani A.M.M., March 2001.

"Biomarkers of Kazhdumi shales as possible oil source rock of Asmari and Bangestan oil pools". By Sepahvand S., June 2001.

"Biomarkers of Asmari oil pool in Marun oil field." By Mobin B., June 2001.

"Effect of Persian Gulf's tidal currents on transportation as well as deposition of sediments in Bahmanshir River". By Ashtari Larki A., Feb 2000.

"Sedimentation rate in Silo berth of Imam Khomeini's Port". By Parheezi A., June 1999.