Starting January 1, 2019, Ashkan Jahanbani Ghahfarokhi is permanently employed as an associate professor in reservoir engineering at IGP, in the reservoir engineering and petrophysics group. Ashkan is from Iran and now has a Norwegian citizenship. He received his doctorate from IPT, NTNU in 2015, and has since been a postdoctoral fellow, first 2 years with VISTA scholarship, and then funded by NTNU. He has researched and taught within well testing and increased oil recovery. In this semester he teaches the course TPG4145 – Reservoir fluids and flow. A brief CV may be seen here. Welcome to the department, Ashkan!