Badrul Mohamed Jan, SPE, is a researcher and academic lecturer attached to the Department of Chemical Engineering, UM, Malaysia. He holds BS, MS, and PhD degrees in petroleum engineering from New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology. Jan’s research areas and interests include the development of superlightweight completion fluid for underbalanced perforation and ultralow-interfacial-tension microemulsion for EOR. He has published numerous technical-conference and journal papers. Janhas participated in the SPE mentor/mentee volunteer program for 2 years. He is also the founder and the current adviser to the SPE-UM student chapter and a member of the JPT Editorial Committee. Jan was the deputy director of the UMCIC.