Maksuda Khatun, PhD, P. Geol.
Dr. Maksuda Khatun is an X-Ray Power Diffraction (XRD) Specialist at NAIT’s Centre for Oil Sands Sustainability. She has a B.Sc. and M.Sc. degree in Geological Sciences from Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh and a Ph.D. in Geology from the University of Vienna, Austria. With over 19 years of industry experience, Maksuda has skills in mineralogy, sedimentology, petrology, chemostratigraphy and petrophysics. Through her past work with ConocoPhillips Canada and Cenovus Energy, Maksuda has worked in unconventional, conventional, tight rock, and oilsand deposits in Canada and internationally.