General Mtg: Has Unconventional become Conventional?

Speaker: Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides, University of Houston
Speaker Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides, University of Houston
Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides is Professor of Petroleum Engineering at the University of Houston. She holds the William C. Miller Chair honoring Charles V. Fitzpatrick. She was previously Professor at Texas A&M University for 10 years and before that worked 20 years for Schlumberger. While at A&M, she managed research in ...

Dr. Christine Ehlig-Economides is Professor of Petroleum Engineering at the University of Houston. She holds the William C. Miller Chair honoring Charles V. Fitzpatrick. She was previously Professor at Texas A&M University for 10 years and before that worked 20 years for Schlumberger. While at A&M, she managed research in production and reservoir engineering in conventional and shale reservoirs and helped the petroleum engineering department to grow and evolve to a broader energy scope. Dr. Ehlig-Economides is a world-renowned expert in reservoir engineering, pressure transient analysis, integrated reservoir characterization, complex well design and production enhancement.


Dr. Ehlig-Economides was elected to the National Academy of Engineering in 2003, was a member of the National Academy of Science Committee on America’s Energy Future, and is currently a member of the NRC Board on Energy and Environmental Systems (BEES). She is one of the 16 Quantum Reservoir Impact (QRI) Scholars and has recently been named a Chief Scientist for the Sinopec Research Institute on Petroleum Engineering as one of the Thousand Talents in China. Dr. Ehlig-Economides earned her PhD in Petroleum Engineering from Stanford University, an M.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Kansas and a B.A. in Math-Science from Rice University

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 ABSTRACT

This presentation will explore what historically has been meant by unconventional resources and unconventional recovery techniques.  The role that unconventional resources are likely to play in the future will then be presented in order to answer the question: Has Unconventional become Conventional? 

 

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Thu, Mar. 12, 2015
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. America/Chicago

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PETROLEUM CLUB (NEW LOCATION), 35th Floor, TOTAL Building
1201 LOUISIANA STREET, 35th Floor
Houston, Texas 77002
United States

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