School of Physics - Universiti Sains Malaysia

Teoh Ying Jia

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Teoh Ying Jia

11A, Lintang Pantai Jerjak 5, Glugor, 11700 Penang, Malaysia.

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SUMMARY

Geoscientist in Applied Geophysics and Applied Geology with real-world research, and analysis experience – an effective combination of theoretical and practical knowledge and a solid understanding of how the reservoir properties of sandstones and carbonates correlate with the sedimentary
facies characteristics.


Key strengths include communication skills and the ability to complete projects and deliver results in both individual and team assignments.
Language: fluent in English, Mandarin and Bahasa Malaysia (speaking and writing).

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EDUCATION

Philosophy of Doctorate Degree – 2014
CURTIN UNIVERSITY AUSTRALIA, Perth, Western Australia
∙ RLKA programme from Universiti Sains Malaysia.
∙ Thesis: Ordovician Carbonate-shale System of the part of the Canning Basin, W.A.
∙ Areas of emphasis: Sedimentary facies, thin section analysis, shale gas estimation, sea-level fluctuations
and Cyclolog software.

Master of Science – 2008
UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA, Penang, Malaysia • University Graduate Scholarship and Assistantship. • Thesis: Characteristics of sedimentary facies and reservoir properties of some tertiary sandstones in Sabah and Sarawak, East Malaysia. • Areas of emphasis: Sedimentary facies, permeability analysis, porosity analysis, density analysis and velocity analysis.

Bachelor of Science, Applied Geophysics – 2004
UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA, Penang, Malaysia • GPA: 3.36 / 4.0. • Final year project: Sedimentology and petrophysical studies of oil bearing sedimentary succession belonging to Miri Formation (Middle Miosen, Miri Sarawak). • Areas of emphasis: Sedimentology logging, Gamma Ray analysis, grain size analysis, density analysis and porosity analysis.


Publication

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PUBLICATION AND CONFERENCE LIST


1. Teoh Y.J, & Abdul Hadi Abd. Rahman (2007). Sedimentological and Reservoir Properties of some Tertiary Sandstones from Sabah, East Malaysia. 3rd Colloquium on Postgraduate Research (Oral Presentation), 10-11 April 2007. Vistana Hotel, Penang, Malaysia: National Postgraduat Colloquium on materials, minerals and polymers. MAMIP 2007. Pp.43.

2. Teoh Y.J. & Abdul Hadi Abd. Rahman (2007). Comparative analysis of facies and reservoir characteristics of Miri Formation (Miri) and Nyalau Formation (Bintulu). Sarawak National geoscience conference (Oral Presentation). 7th -9th June 2007, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia: Geological Society of Malaysia.

3. Teoh Y.J. & Abdul hadi Abd. Rahman (2009). Comparative analysis of facies and reservoir characteristics of Miri Formation (Miri) and Nyalau Formation (Bintulu).

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 WORKING EXPERIENCE


Lab Assistant 2013-2014
School of Physics, Universiti Sains Malaysia
Assisted lecturers in managing their second year lab

Teaching Assistant 2005-2007
School of Physics, Universiti Sains Malaysia Assisted lecturers in managing their course load; taught, guided, and advised physics students in undergraduate Mechanics and Electrics courses. The tutorial class held weekly during office hours.

Lab Assistant 2005-2007
Student Computer Lab, School of Physics, Universiti Sains Malaysia Provide desk-side support to students in computer lab and assist students by using the software (Borland C++ Builder 6) to write computer language.

 

MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS


American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)       2004-2008
Associate Member

 

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