Visiting Scientist- Dr. Bert Pots
Dr. Bert Pots is an internationally recognized materials and corrosion expert. He has been employed with the Shell Group for more than 30 years. His expertise covers a range of topics, such as: materials, corrosion, asset integrity, development and application of new technologies for multi-phase flow, gas transportation, polymer flow, and LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas). Much of Dr.Pots’ expertise was developed from work in many oil and gas fields in various places in the world both offshore and onshore, including The Netherlands, Oman, Nigeria, UK, Denmark, Norway, Brunei, Malaysia, USA, Canada, Venezuela, Philippines, Abu Dhabi, Egypt, etc. He has been involved in the design and development of almost all major worldwide projects in Shell, spanning a wide range of corrosive conditions and corrosion control options. Dr. Pots has trained most of the current generation of Shell materials and corrosion engineers, as well as, corrosion engineers from Chevron, Petronas and Petrobras. Much of his work has found its way in Shell guidelines.