Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Earth Science & Engineering

Chair in Subsurface Physics



+44 (0)20 7594 7379a.muggeridge Website




4.51Royal School of MinesSouth Kensington Campus






  • TOTAL Professor in Reservoir Physics and EOR, Imperial College, 2011-
  • Reader in Reservoir Physics, Imperial College, 2010-2001
  • Senior Lecturer in Petroleum Engineering, Imperial College  2002-2010
  • Governors' Lecturer in Petroleum Engineering, Imperial College  1995-2002
  • Software Consultant, SSI(UK) Ltd.  1991-1995
  • Research Reservoir Engineer, BP Research Centre, Sunbury  1986-1991
  • D.Phil., Atmospheric Physics, Oxford  1983-1986
  • B.Sc. (Hons), Physics, Imperial College  1980-1983

Recent Measures of Esteem

Other Significant Activities

Imperial College Faculty of Engineering Ambassador for Women

Departmental Athena SWAN coordinator.

Reviewer for Transport in Porous Media, SPEJ, Experiments in Fluids,

Expert reviewer for Norwegian Research Council and King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

External examiner for MSc Oil and Gas, University of Aberdeen


Improving oil recovery in oil and gas reservoirs through the development of better recovery processes, better understanding of the impact of geological heterogeneity and uncertainty and better numerical modelling of those processes.  My research uses a combination of experimental, mathematical and numerical approaches.



Kostorz WJ, Muggeridge AH, Jackson MD, 2021, Non-intrusive reduced order modeling: Geometrical framework, high-order models, and a priori analysis of applicability, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, Vol:122, ISSN:0029-5981, Pages:2545-2565

Andrews E, Muggeridge A, Garfi G, et al., 2021, Pore-Scale X-ray Imaging of Wetting Alteration and Oil Redistribution during Low-Salinity Flooding of Berea Sandstone, Energy & Fuels, Vol:35, ISSN:0887-0624, Pages:1197-1207

Smalley PC, Muggeridge AH, Kusuma CR, 2020, Patterns of water 87Sr/86Sr variations in oil-, gas- and water-saturated rocks: Implications for fluid communication processes, distances and timescales, Marine and Petroleum Geology, Vol:122, ISSN:0264-8172, Pages:1-22

Kostorz WJ, Muggeridge AH, Jackson MD, 2020, An efficient and robust method for parameterized nonintrusive reduced-order modeling, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, Vol:121, ISSN:0029-5981, Pages:4674-4688


Smalley PC, Muggeridge AH, Amundrud SS, et al., 2020, EOR Screening Including Technical, Operational, Environmental and Economic Factors Reveals Practical EOR Potential Offshore on the Norwegian Continental Shelf, SPE Improved Oil Recovery Conference, Society of Petroleum Engineers, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA

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