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Alsharhan, A.S., 1987, Geology and reservoir characteristics of the carbonate buildup in the Giant Bu Hasa oilfield, Abu Dhabi, UAE: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, U.S.A., v. 71(10), pp. 1304 1318.

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Alsharhan, A.S., 1990, Geology and reservoir characteristics of Lower Cretaceous Kharaib formation in Zakum Field, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: In Classic Petroleum Provinces, Brooks, J. (ed)., Geological Society Special Publication no. 50, U.K., pp. 299 316.

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Alsharhan, A.S., 1993, Sedimentary facies analysis of the subsurface Triassic and hydrocarbon potential in the United Arab Emirates: Facies, Germany, v. 28, pp. 97 108.

Alsharhan, A.S., 1994, Albian clastics in the western Arabian Gulf region: A sedimentological and petroleum geological interpretation: Journal of Petroleum Geology, U.K., v.17, no. 3, pp. 279 300.

Alsharhan, A.S., 1994, Geology and hydrocarbon occurrences of the clastic Permo Carboniferous in the central and eastern Arabian basin: Geologie en Mijnbouw, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, v.73, pp. 63 78.

Alsharhan, A.S., 1995, Facies variation, diagenesis and exploration potential of the Cretaceous rudist bearing carbonates of the Arabian Gulf: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, U.S.A., v.79, no. 4, pp. 531 550.

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Alsharhan A.S. and J.L. Sadd, 2000, Stylolites in Lower Cretaceous carbonate reservoirs, UAE. In: Middle East Models of Jurassic/Cretaceous carbonate Systems, A.S. Alsharhan and R.W. Scott (eds), Special Publication # 69, SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology), USA., p. 179 200.

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Alsharhan, A.S. and C.G.St.C. Kendall, 2002, Holocene carbonate evaporites of Abu Dhabi, and their Jurassic ancient analogs. In: Sabkha Ecosystems, Volume I: The Arabian Peninsula and Adjacent Countries, Hans Jorg Barth and Benno Boer (Eds.), Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers, p. 187 202.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Kendall, C.G.St.C., 1986, Precambrian to Jurassic rocks of the Arabian Gulf and adjacent areas: their facies, depositional setting and hydrocarbon habitat: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, U.S.A., v. 70, pp. 977 1002.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Kendall, C.G.St.C., 1991, Cretaceous chronostratigraphy, unconformities and eustatic Sea level changes in the sediments of Abu Dhabi, UAE: Cretaceous Research, U.K., v. 12, pp. 379 401.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Kendall, C.G.St.C., 1994. Depositional setting of the Upper Jurassic Hith anhydrite of the Arabian Gulf: An analogue to Holocene evaporites of the United Arab Emirates and Lake McLeod of Western Australia. Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, v. 78, p. 1075 1096.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Kendall, C.G.St.C.,1994, Depositional setting of the Upper Jurassic Hith Anhydrite of the Arabian Gulf an analogue to Holocene Evaporite of the United Arab Emirates and Lake Macleod of western Australia: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, U.S.A., v. 78, n.7, pp. 1075 1096.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Kendall, C.G.St.C.1995, Facies variation, depositional setting and hydrocarbon potential of the Upper Cretaceous rocks in the UAE: Cretaceous Research, U.K., 16, pp. 435 449.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Magara K., 1995, Nature and distribution of porosity and permeability in Jurassic carbonate reservoirs of the Arabian Gulf basin: Facies, Germany, v.32, no. 32, pp. 37 254.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Magara, K.,1994, The Jurassic of the Arabian Gulf basin: facies, depositional setting and hydrocarbon habitat: In Pangea: global environments and resources, Embry, A.F. (ed.), Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists, Memoir 17, pp. 397 412, Canada.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Nairn, A.E.M., 1986, A review to the Cretaceous formations in the Arabian Peninsula and the Gulf: Part I. Lower Cretaceous (Thamama Group) stratigraphy and Paleogeography: Journal of Petroleum Geology, England, U.K., v. 9, pp. 365 391.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Nairn, A.E.M., 1988, A review of the Cretaceous formations in the Arabian Peninsula and the Gulf: Part II. Mid Cretaceous (Wasia Group) stratigraphy and Paleogeography: Journal of Petroleum Geology, U.K., v.11, pp. 89 112.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Nairn, A.E.M., 1990, A review of the Cretaceous formation in the Arabian Peninsula and Gulf: Part III. Upper Cretaceous (Aruma Group) stratigraphy and Paleogeography: Journal of Petroleum Geology, U.K., v.13 (3), pp. 247 266. .

Alsharhan, A.S. and Nairn, A.E.M., 1993, carbonate Platform Models of Arabian Cretaceous Reservoir: In Cretaceous carbonate Platforms, Simo, J.A.T., Scott, R.W., and Mase, J.P. (eds.), American Association of Petroleum Geologists Memoir 56, Chapter 15. pp. 173 184, U.S.A.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Nairn, A.E.M., 1994, Geology and hydrocarbon habitat in the Arabian basin: the Mesozoic of the State of Qatar: Geologie en Mijnbouw, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, v. 72, pp. 265 294.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Nairn, A.E.M., 1994, The Late Permian carbonates (Khuff formation) in the western Arabian Gulf: its hydrocarbon parameters and paleogeographical aspects: carbonates and Evaporites, U.S.A., v.9, n. 2, pp. 132 142.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Nairn, A.E.M., 1995, stratigraphy and Sedimentology of the Permian in the Arabian basin and Adjacent Areas: A Critical Review. In: P. Scholle, T.M. Peryt and D.S. Ulmer Scholle (eds.). The Permian of Northern Pangea, v.2, pp. 187 214. Springer Verlag, Germany.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Nairn, A.E.M., 1995, Tertiary of the Arabian Gulf: sedimentology and hydrocarbon potential. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, The Netherlands, v. 114, pp. 369 38.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Nasir, S.J.Y., 1996, Sedimentological and geochemical interpretation of a transgressive sequence: the Late Cretaceous Qahlah formation in the western Oman Mountains, UAE: Sedimentary Geology, The Netherlands, 101, pp. 227 242.

Alsharhan, A.S. and Salah, M.G., 1994, Geology and hydrocarbon habitat in rift setting: Southern Gulf of Suez, Egypt: Bulletin of Canadian Petroleum Geology, Canada, v. 42, n. 3, pp. 312 331.

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Alsharhan, A.S. and Whittle, G.L., 1995, Sedimentary diagenetic interpretation and reservoir characteristics of the Middle Jurassic (Araej formation) in the southern Arabian Gulf: Marine and Petroleum Geology, U.K., v. 12, no. 6, pp. 615 628.

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Alsharhan, A.S. and Williams, D.F., 1988, Petrography and stable isotope of baroque dolomite from the Shuaiba formation, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Journal of African Earth Sciences, Pergamon Press, The Netherlands, v. 6(6), pp. 881 890.

Alsharhan, A.S., Ahmed, E.A. and Tamer, S., 1998, Textural characteristics of Quaternary sand dunes in the Eastern Province of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. In: Quaternary Deserts and Climatic Change, Alsharhan, A.S., Glennie, K.W., Whittle, G.L. and Kendall, C.G.St.C., (eds), Balkema, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, p. 91 108.

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