University of Texas at Austin
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The Bureau of Economic Geology’s multidisciplinary Shale Production and Reserve Study seeks to answer critical questions about the future production and economic impact of shale resouces in the U.S. 

The Bureau's XRF Laboratory

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The Bureau's XRF Laboratory employs expertise and an array of advanced equipment to analyze core and other rock material to understand elemental composition, mineral content, and probable depositional environments.


Katherine Romanak

Featured Researcher

Featured researcher: Katherine Romanak

Dr. Katherine Romanak talks about the key challenges of her research in geologic CO2 storage.

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Featured Publication

RI0277. Wolfberry (Wolfcampian-Leonardian) Deep-Water Depositional Systems in the Midland Basin: Stratigraphy, Lithofacies, Reservoirs, and Source Rocks
William Ambrose

Featured Seminar

William Ambrose

Facies Variability and Reservoir Quality of Incised-Valley Fill and Shallow-Marine Sandstones in the Upper Cretaceous Tuscaloosa Formation, Central Louisiana