Rushan Sakhibgareev is Waterflood Engineer at Chevron Energy Technology Company (ETC). Part of his role is the coordination of Nanotechnology Upstream programs. Main area of interest is improved performance of water injection, reservoir conformance, chemical EOR, reservoir tracers and sensors. Rushan has over 10 years of experience in waterflood asset management and surveillance. He started to work In Yukos Oil Company since 2002 as Reservoir and Production Engineer where he was involved in production enhancement activities. Prior to current role in 2005-2012 he held Reservoir Engineer position in Shell and Salym Petroleum Development B.V. where in last role he was responsible for conducting in-house research and engineering studies for Alkaline Surfactant Polymer(ASP) field pilot. Rushan has received engineer degree in Geophysics from Ufa Petroleum University, Russia and MS in Petroleum Engineering from Heriot-Watt University, UK.