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.




Hampson G, Hargreaves N, Jakubowicz H, et al., 2021, Open Collaboration, Data Quality, and COVID-19, Ieee Software, Vol:38, ISSN:0740-7459, Pages:137-141

Yao G, Jakubowicz H, 2015, Least-squares reverse-time migration in a matrix-based formulation, Geophysical Prospecting, Vol:64, ISSN:1365-2478, 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, Pages:316-325

Mallinson I, Bharadwaj P, Schuster G, et al., 2011, Enhanced refractor imaging by supervirtual interferometry, Leading Edge (tulsa, Ok), Vol:30, ISSN:1070-485X, Pages:546-550


Cairns C, Jakubowicz H, Lonergan L, et al., 2010, Sensitivity of seismic modelling to different fluid distributions for carbon capture and storage, Pages:4247-4251

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