Dr. Amirali Soroush

Dr Amirali Soroush is a Research Scientist in the Onshore Gas Program within CSIRO Energy business unit, located in Melbourne, Australia. He received his Ph.D. in Electronical and Computer Engineering from Curtin University in Western Australia in 2011 on a joint project with CSIRO on the analysis and interpretation of drilling data using signal processing techniques with the purpose of drilling optimization. He obtained his B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Civil Engineering from University of Tehran in 2004 and 2007, respectively.

Since joining CSIRO in 2007, Amirali has been involved in various strategic and commercial projects and has over 12 years of experience in the area of drilling geomechanics as well has hydraulic fracturing. His research interests include drilling optimization, geomechanical data analysis and interpretation, design and development of drilling sensor technologies, hydraulic fracturing monitoring and automation, wireless sensing technologies and sensor design and development.

Amirali’s scientific research efforts have been recognised by numerous awards including being the recipient of Deep Exploration Technologies CRC’s Best Technology Award of the year in 2015 for his achievement in the development and commercialization of a new technology for real-time monitoring and optimization of drilling operation in minerals exploration, the “Wireless Sub”.