Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Earth Science & Engineering

Visiting Professor







Royal School of MinesSouth Kensington Campus







  • Specialist (Geoscience), PETRONAS, Kuala Lumpur, 2013-2016
  • Director, Petroleum Geophysics MSc Course, Imperial College London, 2007-2013
  • External Examiner, School of Earth Sciences, University of Leeds, 2006-2008
  • Manager of External Research, Veritas DGC, Crawley, 1998–2007
  • Head of Research, Ensign Geophysics Ltd., Addlestone, 1992–1998
  • Advanced Technical Specialist, Texaco Ltd., London, 1988–1992
  • Honorary Lecturer, Department of Earth Science, Birmingham University, 1987-2001
  • Head of Research, GECO UK , Orpington,1984–1988
  • Honorary Lecturer, Department of Earth Science, Royal Holloway College, 1984-1986
  • Research Geophysicist, Western Geophysical, London and Houston, Texas, 1980–1984 
  • Ph.D. in Theoretical Atomic Physics, University College London, 1980
  • M.Sc. in Quantum Theory of Measurement, Institute of Atomic Physics, Stirling University, 1977
  • B.A. and M.A. in Natural Science, Cambridge University, 1976

Research Interests

Professor Jakubowicz's research interests include seismic data acquisition and processing.




Yao G, Jakubowicz H, 2016, Least-squares reverse-time migration in a matrix-based formulation, Geophysical Prospecting, Vol:64, ISSN:0016-8025, Pages:611-621

Cairns G, Jakubowicz H, Lonergan L, et al., 2012, Using time-lapse seismic monitoring to identify trapping mechanisms during CO2 sequestration, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, Vol:11, ISSN:1750-5836, Pages:316-325

Campman X, Virieux J, Wapenaar K, et al., 2008, Special Issue: What Can E&P Learn from Seismology and Vice Versa - Introduction Part II, Geophysical Prospecting, Vol:56, ISSN:0016-8025, Pages:453-454

Campman X, Virieux J, Wapenaar K, et al., 2008, Special issue: What can E&P learn from seismology and vice versa Introduction - Part I, Geophysical Prospecting, Vol:56, ISSN:0016-8025, Pages:283-284


Ziolkowski A, Hanssen P, Gatliff R, et al., 2003, Use of low frequencies for sub-basalt imaging, Workshop on Sub-Basalt Imaging: Exploiting the Whole Wavefield, BLACKWELL PUBLISHING LTD, Pages:169-182, ISSN:0016-8025

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