The Bureau of Economic Geology The University of Texas at Austin Jackson School of Geosciences
Fred P. Wang
Fred P. Wang Research Scientist Bureau of Economic Geology
The University of Texas at Austin
University Station, Box X
Austin, Texas 78713-8924
E-mail: fred.wang@beg.utexas.edu Telephone: 512-471-7358 Fax: 512-471-0140
Professional Summary
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Research Interests
Integrated reservoir studies

Petrophysical evaluations

Production and reservoir data analyses

Reservoir geostatistics

Seismic-data-guided 3-D modeling

Reservoir simulation

4-D seismic evaluation

Enhanced oil recovery
Education
B.S. Mining Engineering, Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, 1974

M.S. Petroleum Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 1979

Ph.D. Petroleum Engineering, Stanford University, 1986
Professional History
Present Position: Research Scientist, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin (September 2001–Present).

Research Associate, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin (November 2000–August 2001)

Senior Petroleum Engineer, PGS Reservoir, (U.S.), Inc. (1998–November 2000).

Senior Petroleum Engineer/Consultant, Scientific Software-InterComp, Inc. (1997–1998).

Research Associate, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin (1988–1997)
Selected Publications
Wang, Fred, 2003, 3-D modeling of Clear Fork reservoirs: Fullerton field (abs.), in New methods for locating and recovering remaining hydrocarbons in the Permian Basin: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology; Petroleum Technology Transfer Council; and University Lands West Texas Operations, p. 24.

Wang, F. P., Lucia, F. J., and Ruppel, S. C., 2003, 3D reservoir modeling and simulation of the Fullerton Clearfork Unit, Andrews County, West Texas (abs.), in Hunt, T. J., and Lufholm, P. H., The Permian Basin: back to basics: West Texas Geological Society Fall Symposium: West Texas Geological Society Publication #03-112, p. 347–348.

Wang, F. P., and Nance, H. S., 2002, Effect of hydrocarbon production and reservoir depressurization on subsidence: Port Neches field area, southeast Texas: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions, v. 52, p. 975–984.

Wang, F. P., and Loucks, R. G., 2002, Effect of hydrocarbon production and depressurization on subsidence and possible fault reactivation: Port Acres-Port Arthur field area, southeast Texas: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, annual report prepared for the U.S. Geological Survey, under contract no. 00HQAG0214, p. 23

Wang, F. P., and Nance, H. S., 2001, Effect of hydrocarbon production and depressurization on subsidence and fault reactivation: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, report prepared for U.S. Geological Survey, p. 24

Ambrose, W. A., Mendez, Milton, Akhter, M. S., Fisher, R. S., Alvarez, Regulo, Wang, F. P., Skolnakorn, J., and Baghai, Nina, 1998, Geologic controls on reservoir architecture and hydrocarbon distribution in Miocene shoreface, fluvial, and deltaic deposits in the Mioceno Norte Area, Lake Maracaibo, Venezuela: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology Report of Investigations No. 252, p. 61
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