Miles R. Palke is a senior petroleum engineer specializing in reservoir simulation, characterization and well-test and material balance analyses. He has more than fourteen years of reservoir engineering experience with heavy emphasis on reservoir simulation studies. Areas of expertise include sector and full-field reservoir modeling, fluid characterization, compositional simulation, coalbed methane recovery, gas storage analysis, nodal analysis, well test analysis and material balance evaluations. Palke has evaluated numerous oil and gas properties around the world. Before joining Ryder Scott, he was a senior staff reservoir engineer and subsurface engineering manager at BHP Billiton for seven years beginning in 2002. He also worked at Ryder Scott from 1998 to 2002 as a petroleum engineer in the reservoir simulation group.
Palke began his career as a petroleum engineer at Arco E&P Technology in 1996. He has BS and MS in petroleum engineering from Texas A&M University and Stanford University, respectively. Palke is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas.