Speaker at Oil, Gas and Petroleum Engineering 2022 - Maika Gambús-Ordaz
Maika Gambús-Ordaz
Universidad Industrial de Santander, Colombia


Gambús studied Petroleum Engineering at Universidad del Zulia, Venezuela and worked as reservoir engineer for the national oil company, Maraven. She got a partial fellowship that allowed her to work in an academic position while she graduated as MS in 1998. She won a full-fellowship to get her PhD degree in 2005 at the University of Texas at Austin, United States. She obtained the position of professor for the petroleum engineering department at Universidad del Zulia, and in 2016 she got the Assistant Professor position at Universidad Industrial de Santander, in Colombia. She has published 4 research articles in journals, and 30 conference proceedings.