RESUME

 MUSTAFA M. HARIRI, Ph.D.

Address:

           P.O BOX 685, KFUPM, Dhahran 31261

          Office Phone: 860-2997              Home Phone: 860-2190

          E-mail: mmhariri@kfupm.edu.sa

Personal Information:

          Date and Place of birth: August 20, 1956, Taif (Saudi Arabia)

          Nationality:          Saudi Arabia 

  EDUCATION

Ph.D. in Geology. 1995.

School:   South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, Rapid City, SD, USA.

Dissertation title: Lineament studies and fracture control on the Tertiary gold silver deposits, northern Black Hills, South Dakota, USA

Dissertation subjects: Structural geology, Economic geology, Remote sensing and  GIS  (Geographic information system) application.    

 M.S. in Geology (Economic Geology). 1983.

School :           King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Thesis title:  Geology and mineralization of Al-Bjaydi Cu-Ni prospect, Saudi Arabia

Thesis subjects: Economic Geology (Ore microscopic studies, Ore Origin, Mineralization

description), and Geochemical and geological studies

 B.Sc. in Geology 1978.

School :                   King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Graduation project title: Geology of the southern part of Jeddah City.

 

PROFESSIONAL AND TEACHING EXPERIENCES

Administrative Experiences

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs (2005-presnt)

 Chairman of the Earth Sciences Department (1997-2005)

 

Academic Experiences

Associate Professor (2004- present):  Earth Sciences, Department, KFUPM

Assistant Professor (1995-present): Earth Sciences, Department, KFUPM.

Lecturer (1988-1990):  Earth Sciences Department, KFUPM.

 Taught the following courses

1.    Optical Mineralogy

2.    Economic Geology

3.    Igneous Petrology

4.    Regional Geology

5.    Structural Geology

6.    Advanced Structural Geology

7.    Geology Seminar

Participated in the following funded researches

1.    Fracture characterization and rocks engineering characteristics of the Dammam Dome (SABIC)

2.    Ghawar Project (R.I.) (SAUDI ARAMCO)

3.    Mineralization and  trace elements in Al-Sukhybrate mine using the proton analytical technique (KACST). 

4.    Ophiolite and suture zones within the Arabian Shield (KACST)

5.    GIS applications

6.    Wajeed Sandstone (KACST)

 

Chaired the following committees

  • Committee of Field trips in the 5th meeting of the Saudi Geological Society, KFUPM , 1999
  • Organizing Committee for the Work Ethics Symposium, KFUPM, 2001
  • Organizing Committee for the Scientific Symposium for Petroleum and Industries in the occasion of twenty  years  for the Custodian of the two Holy Mosques , KFUPM 2002
  • Environmental Sciences MS program of the College of Sciences, KFUPM, 2002-2004

Served as a member in the following committees

  • Board of student fund
  • Committee for establishing Ph D program in Earth Sciences Department
  • Committee for establishing a guideline for students grievance and complain
  • University Procedures Manual
  • Organizing Committee for the Celebration of twenty years for the Custodian of the two Holy Mosques.
  • Organizing Committee for the 5th meeting of the Saudi Geological Society, KFUPM 
  • Admission Exams Committee (several  times)
  • Library committee
  • Graduate Studies Committee (University)

Other Professional Experiences

 Geologist (1978-1988): DMMR  (Deputy Ministry of Mineral Resources) Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources

Worked in and in charged of the following projects:

  • Exploration for gold in different places within the Arabian Shield among them the Hajr ancient mine south of Bishah City, and Alluhf prospect near Mahd Al-Dahab mine.

  • Exploration for chromites in the ultramafic rocks in Zalm, Ishmas and Ashaib areas.

Administrative Experience While at DMMR

  • Assistant to the Chief Geologist for Mining Engineers

  • Secretary for the higher committee for Mining

  • In Charge of Mahd Al-Dahab and Sukhybrate files

 TRAINING EXPERIENCES

 6 August - 2 September 1983; USGS, Reston, Virginia, USA

            Techniques in mafic and ultramafic rocks analysis

  23 April - 25 May  1984; USGS, EROS, Sioux Falls, SD, USA

            Remote Sensing and its application in Geology

17-July-2001; Dallas, Texas, USA

        Applied Subsurface Geological Mapping

 23-July-2001; Houston, Texas, USA,

        Structural Geology in Petroleum Exploration and Production

 9-23 August; Vancouver, Canada

    Workshop on Instructional Design in E-Learning

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES AND AFFILIATIONS

Member of:

  • GSA (Geological Society of America),

  • AAPG (American Association of petroleum Geologist),

  • SEG (Society of Economic Geology),

  • SSES (Saudi Society of Earth Sciences),

  • DGS (Dhahran Geological Society).

Computer Experiences

 Geological software:

  • ROCKWARE (Geological software for structural analysis, logging, contouring, stratigraphic column formation, and statistical analysis).
  • IDRISI a software for GIS (Geographic Information Systems) analysis.
  • IGPET and DATASAVE for igneous rocks studies and CIPW Norm calculation.
  • AUTOCAD and MAC-DRAW for geological maps drafting and digitizing
  • ARCINFO and ARCVIEW (GIS Software)

Other related experiences:

Web CT and Black board

FUNDED RESEARCHES

SABIC Funded Research  (Principle Researcher)

Title: Fracture studies and rocks engineering characterization within Dammam dome, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Aramco Ghawar Project (As part of the team of the R.I)

Title: Ghawar Structural Model and Electronic database

KACST Limited Grant Funded Project (Project No. LGP-1-102), (Co-researcher)

Title: Geology and Geochemistry of Gold- Bearing Rocks, Northeastern Saudi Arabia

KACST Limited Grants Funded Project (Co-researcher)

Title:  Origin and Economic Significance of ironstones in the Paleozoic wajeed sandstone, Asir Region

KACST Limited Grants Funded Project (Co-researcher)

Title: Suture zone and ophiolites in the Northern Arabian Shield

British Council Research Program, Summer 1999, Leicester University (Main researcher)

Title : Use of the GIS in determining the relationship of lineaments from Landsat images, to geology, structures and mineral prospects, southwestern part of the Arabian Shield, Saudi Arabia

 CONTRIBUTED TO THE FOLLOWING MEETINGS

  • ICC

  • Geo2004 GeoArabia, Middle East Petroleum Geosciences, Bahrain

  • Workshop on Instructional Design for Online Courses, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, May 2004

  •  Workshop on Instructional Design for Online Courses, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, January 2004

  • GIS 2002 Conference, Manama, Bahrain, 2002

  • The first Saudi Science Conference 9-11 April  2001,  KFUPM,  Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

  • Student Learning at KFUPM: Challenges and Opportunities Discussion Forum, March 25, 2001, KFUPM, Dhahran, pp. 41-47

  • 5th International Conference on the Geology of the Arab World (GAW-5), Cairo University, Giza, Egypt, 2000

  • 5th meeting of the Saudi Society of Earth Sciences, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia October 1998

  • Mini-symposium in Computer simulation and its applications, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia May 21, 1996.

  • Geological Society of America 48th Annual  Rocky Mountain Section meeting, Rapid City, South Dakota, USA, April 18-19, 1996

  • Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, USA, October 24-27, 1994

  • Mineral Exploration '94, Lake Tahoe USA 26-28 September 1994

 

PUBLICATIONS

Journal Papers:

  1. Zulfiqar, A and Hariri, M. M., 2005  "Formation and mineral chemistry of a calcic skarn from Al-Madhiq, SW Saudi Arabia Chemie der Erde – Geochemistry, Elsevier Publisher, Available online at www.sciencedirect.com
  2. Al-Shuhail, A. A. Hariri, M. M., and Makkawi, M. H., 2004, Using Ground-Penetrating Radar to Delineate Fractures in the Rus Formation, Dammam Dome, Eastern Saudi Arabia, International Geology Review, Vol 46, No. 1, pp. 91- 96
  3. Babalola, L. O., Hussain, M., and Hariri, M. M., 2002, Possible Origin of iron Rich Beds (Ironstone) in the Basal Section of the Plaeozoic Wajid Sandstone, Abha-Khamis Mushayt Area, southwest Saudi Arabia, AJS&E Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering, pp. 3-24 
  4. Hariri M. M., 2004, Petrographical and Geochemical Characteristics of the Ultramafic Rocks of Jabal Zalm, Central Arabian Shield, Saudi Arabia, AJS&E Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering, pp. 111-121
  5. Hariri M. M., and Makkawi M. H., 2004, Gold Mineralization Distributions within Rock Units at the Hajr Gold Mine, southwest Saudi Arabia, AJS&E Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering, pp. 123-133
  6. Hussain, M. Babalola, L.O., and Hariri, M. M., 2004, Heavy minerals in the Wajid Sandstone from Abha-Khamis Mushayt area, southwestern Saudi Arabi; implications on provenance and regional tectonic setting, GeoArabia, Vol 9, No 4, pp.77-99
  7. Hussain, M., Babalola, L. O., and Hariri, M. M., 2004, Heavy Minerals in the Wajid Sandstone, Abha-Khamis Mushayt Area, Southwestern Saudi Arabia: Implications on Province and Regional Tectonic Setting, GeoArabia, V.9, pp. 77-102
  8. Hariri, M.M., 2003, Use of the GIS (Geographic Information Systems) in determining relationship between geology, structures and mineral prospects, Southern part of the Arabian Shield, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan Journal of Applied Sciences 3 (2), pp. 92-96
  9. Makkawi M. H.,  Hariri  M.M.,  and Ghaleb A. R. , 2003, Computer Utilization in Teaching Earth Sciences: Experience of King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, International Education Journal Vol 4, No 2, 2003
  10. Khandaker, N. I., Ahmed, M. , Hariri, M. M., Al-Ohali, M. M., Garwan, M. A. , and Khan, K. R. , 1997, Microanalytical investigations of gold-bearing rocks from the An Najadi region in Saudi Arabia, NIM B Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 130: Elsevier  Publisher, pp. 654-659
  11. Hariri, M. M. , Lisenbee, A. L. and Paterson, C. J., 1995, Fracture control on the Tertiary Epithermal-Mesothermal Gold-Silver Deposits, Northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Pergamon Press, Explor. Mining Geol., Vol.4, No. 3 , pp. 205-214.

 Conference and Meeting Papers:

  1. Hariri, M. M., 2006, Nature, affects, and possible causes of the rock fractures in the Dammam, Khobar and Dhahran cities, eastern Saudi Arabia, Gulf First Urban Planning and Development Conference 20-22 February 2006. Kuwait
  2. Hariri, M. M. and Abdullatif, O. 2005, Use of the GIS to delineate lineaments from Landsat images, Dammam dome, Eastern Saudi Arabia, XXII International Cartographic Conference (ICC2005) A Coruna, Spain, 11-16 July 2005 Hosted by:  International Cartographic Association (ICA-ACI)  http://www.icc2005.org/pdf/ICC2005-Programme.pdf
  3. Hariri, M. M., 2004, Impact of Minerals’ Exploration and Mining on Environment, Environment Between Theory and Application,  Environmental Workshop, 16th June 2004, King Faisal University, Dammam, pp.26-34
  4. Hariri, M. M. and Abdullatif, O.  2004,  Characterization of fractures within Dammam Dome, eastern     Saudi Arabia,  Geo 2004, 6th Middle East Geosciences Conference and Exhibition 7-10 March, Kingdom    of Bahrain, GeoArabia, Middle East Petroleum Geosciences, Vol 9, No 1
  5. Abdualltif, O. and Hariri, M. M., 2004, Rock Mass Quality Classification and  Engineering  Properties Characterization in  The Dammam  Dome,  Saudi Arabia, Second Sciences Saudi Conference, Jeddah Saudi Arabia, 15-17, March, 2004
  6. Al-Shaibani, A., Raza, J. Makkawi, M, and Hariri, M., 2004, Groundwater Qaulity Evaluation and Vulnerability Assesment of the Alluvial Aquifer in Wadi Al-Arj, Taif Using DRASTIC Method, Second Saudi Scinces Confernce, KAAU, Jeddah, March 15-17, 2004
  7. Abdullatif, O. and Hariri, M. M., 2003, Environmental Impacts of Engineering and Quarrying Works, Eastern Region, Saudi Arabia, An International Conference on Geo-Environmental Engineering, Theme Geotechnical Contribution Towards a Sustainable Environment, Singapore, 9-10 December 2003
  8. Hussain, M., Hariri, M. M., and Warren, J. K., 2002, Quaternary Eolinite Sequence in the Arabian Gulf Coastal Region, Northeastern Saudi Arabia: A Modern Analogue for Oomoldic  Porosity Development in an Arid Setting, Abstracts with Programs, AAPG International Conference, Cairo Egypt, October, 27-30, 2002
  9. Hariri, M.M., 2002, Use of the GIS (Geographic Information Systems) in determining relationship between geology, structures and mineral prospects, Southern part of the Arabian Shield, Saudi Arabia, GIS 2002 International Conference, Conference Procedeeings, March 11-13, 2002, Manama, Bahrain, pp. 315-325
  10. Hariri, M.M., 2000, Potential of gold mineralization within the carbonatized serpentinite, Ancient Hajr gold mine, southwest Saudi Arabia, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on the Geology of the Arab World (GAW-5), Editor Al-Sayed A. Youssef,  February, 2000, Cairo University, Cairo, Vol. 1, pp. 314-318
  11. Hariri, M.M., Makkawi, M.H. and Ghaleb, A. R., 2001, Use of Computer in Earth Sciences Education, The first Saudi Science Conference 9-11 April  2001, Proceedings, Vol. 3,  KFUPM,  Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, pp. 193-204 
  12. Hariri, M. M.,  Al-Shaibani, A. M. and Qahwash, A. 2001, Possible factors affecting the students, learning at KFUPM, Results of students’ random survey, Student Learning at KFUPM: Challenges and Opportunities Discussion Forum, March 25, 2001, KFUPM, Dhahran, pp. 41-47 
  13. Ahmed, Z., and Hariri, M. M., 2001,Geology of the Bir Umq Ophiolite, NWSaudi Arabia[abst.] International Symposium and Field Workshop on the Tectonics and Mineralization in the Arabian Shield and its Extensions, UNISCO/IGCP Project 368:Proterozoic Events in East Gondwana, King Abdualaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, March 17-25, 2001
  14. Hussain, M., Babalola, L. O. and Hariri, M.M., 2001, Ironstone in the Wajid Sandstone: An example of hydrothermally-induced iron accumulation in a sedimentary sequence[abst.] International Symposium and Field Workshop on the Tectonics and Mineralization in the Arabian Shield and its Extensions, UNISCO/IGCP Project 368:Proterozoic Events in East Gondwana, King Abdualaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, March 17-25, 2001
  15. Hariri, M. M., 2000, Gold Mineralization in the Carbonatized Serpentinite, Ancient Hajr Gold Mine, Southwest Saudi Arabia, [abst.] 5th International Conference on the Geology of the Arab World (GAW-5), Cairo University, Cairo, 21-24, 2000, p. 44
  16. Hussain, M., Babalola, L.O., and Hariri, ,M. M., 2000, Provenance of the Wajid Sandstone, Southeastern Margin of the Arabian Shield: Geochemical and Petrographic Approach, AAPG National Conference, New Orleans, April 16, 1999, New Orleans, USA, Extended Abstracts with Programs: 7p. 
  17. Hariri, M. M., 1998, Chromium and Nickle mineralization within the Jabal Zalm ultramafic complex, Saudi Arabia, , [abst.] 5th meeting of the Saudi Society for Earth Sciences, KFUPM, Dhahran, 26-29 October 1998, p. 29
  18. Hariri, M. M., Parincek, D.  and Al-Ghamdi, A.,  1998 Lineament trends and their relationship to the stress regimes and geological settings in Ghawar Area, [abst.] 5th meeting of the Saudi Society for Earth Sciences, KFUPM, Dhahran, 26-29 October 1998, p. 87
  19. Hariri, M. M., 1996, The possible model for the fractures pattern of the Lead-Deadwood dome, South Dakota, USA [abst.], Mini-symposium in Computer simulation and its applications, KFUPM, Dhahran, May 21, 1996, p. 44
  20. Hariri, M. M. , Lisenbee, A. L. and Paterson, C. J., 1996, Fractures and Tertiary Mineralization, Lead-Deadwood Dome,  Northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Geological Society of America 48th Annual  Rocky Mountain Section meeting, Abstract and Programs, Rapid City, South Dakota, April 18-19, p.10.
  21. Hariri, M. M., Paterson, C. J., and Lisenbee, A. L., 1994, Using GIS to relate lineaments to geology, structures and Tertiary AuAg mines, Lead Quadrangle, Black Hills, South Dakota: Geological Society of America annualmeeting,  Abstract with Programs, Seattle, Washington, October 24-27, p.429    
  22. Hariri, M. M. , Lisenbee, A. L. and Paterson, C. J., 1994, Fracture control on the Tertiary Epithermal-Mesothermal gold-silver deposits, northern Black Hills, South Dakota: Mineral Exploration '94, Abstract, Conference programme & Abstract, Lake Tahoe USA 26-28 September 1994

Technical Reports:

  1. Hariri., M. M., and Abdullatif, O., 2004, Geoloical and Engineering Chractreriztion of Frcatures and Rock Masses within Dammam dome, Saudi Arbia, SABIC  Project SABIC 2002-06 Final Report, 65p.
  2. Qahwash, A., Al-Sahyaie, N., Hariri, M.M. and Al-Shaibani A., 2003, Investigation of the current Landslide and potential rock slope failers along Dilah Descent Abha area, Ministry of Communications, Riyadh, PN: ESD 2234, Jan. 2003
  3. Zulfiqar. A., and Hariri M. M., 2003, Suture zones and ophiolites of the northern Arabian shield, KACST Project, LGP, 4-015. Final Report, 2003, 68p.
  4. Zulfiqar A., and Hariri M. M, 2003, Ophiolite of northwestern Arabian Shield, kingdom
  5. of Saudi Arabia, SABIC Project SABIC/99-2. Final Report, 2003, 66p.  
  6. Ahmed, Z and Hariri, M.M., 2001, Suture zone and ophiolites on the northern Arabian Shield: reserch Proposal for KACST Limited Grant Funded Project (Project No. LGP ), 27 p.
  7. Hussain, M, and Hariri, M.M., 2001,  Origin and Economic Significance of Ironstone in the Paleozoic Wajid Sandstone, Asir Region: KACST Limited Grant Fuded Project (Project No. LGP 4-12), 64 p.
  8. Khandaler, N. I., and Hariri, M. M., 1998, Geology and Geochemistry of Gold-Bearing Rocks, Northeastern Saudi Arabia: KACST Limited Grant Funded Project (Project No. LGP-1-102), 23 p.
  9. Hariri, M. M.,  1989, Gold Mineralization at the ancient Hajr mine: Saudi Arabian Directorate General of Mineral Resources Open-File Report 06-36, 29
  10. Al-Qurashi, H. E. and Hariri, M. M.., 1987, Geology and mineral potential of the gabbroic rocks at Jabal Ash Shaib (19/43D): Saudi Arabian Deputy Ministry for Mineral Resources Open-File 07-11, 19p.