Petroleum Lab.

Petroleum Laboratory at Kurdistan Institution for Strategic Studies and Scientific Research was founded by Professor Dr. Polla Khanaqa. The mission of this Laboratory is to provide quality analytical data at affordable prices and provide services to postgraduate students, researchers, lecturers, major oil companies, oil service companies, and municipalities. This laboratory is capable to analyse a variety of matrices including water, gas, hydrocarbon and environmental samples and also analyse non-regulatory samples to provide qualitative and or semi-qualitative data depending on the client's request. Meanwhile, the Petroleum Laboratory follows protocols approved by the EPA for all samples analyzed to meet EPA regulations.


The Petroleum Lab. includes the following equipments:

  • GC.MSTr
  • LECO
  • Phoenix II
  • CHNS/O anaIyer
  • ASE
  • Turbidity meter
  • Reverse Osmo(RO)
  • Conductivity
  • Meter
  • PH meter
  • Water Still
  • Distinction
  • Rock eval