Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Earth Science & Engineering

Consul for Faculty of Engineering and the Business School



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




4.51Royal School of MinesSouth Kensington Campus






  • Chair in Subsurface Physics
  • Consul Sept 2021-
  • Section Head NRGE, 2016-2021
  • TOTAL Professor in Reservoir Physics and EOR, Imperial College, 2011-2016
  • 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, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering

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

External examiner for MSc Oil and Gas, University of Aberdeen


Subsurface carbon dioxide sequestration, 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.



Andrews E, Muggeridge A, Jones A, et al., 2023, Pore structure and wetting alteration combine to produce the low salinity effect on oil production, Fuel: the Science and Technology of Fuel and Energy, Vol:332, ISSN:0016-2361, Pages:1-15

Keable D, Jones A, Krevor S, et al., 2022, The effect of viscosity ratio and peclet number on miscible viscous fingering in a dele-shaw cell: a combined numerical and experimental study, Transport in Porous Media, Vol:143, ISSN:0169-3913, Pages:23-45

Samuel J-S, Muggeridge AH, 2022, Non-Intrusive Reduced Order Modelling for the fast simulation of gas reservoirs, Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, Vol:101, ISSN:1875-5100

Samuel J-S, Muggeridge AH, 2022, Fast modelling of gas reservoir performance with proper orthogonal decomposition based autoencoder and radial basis function non-intrusive reduced order models, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Vol:211, ISSN:0920-4105


Smalley C, Muggeridge A, Reservoir Compartmentalization: Get it before it gets you, Geological Society Conference on Reservoir Compartmentalization

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