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December
S. Tinker Comparative Energy Policies and Technologies in France and the USA   Keynote address,
S. Fomel

Reproducibility as a community effort: lessons from the Madagascar Project

  ICERM Workshop, Reproducibility in Computational and Experimental Mathematics, Providence, Rhode Island, December 13, 2012.
P.Eichhubl

Reconstructing the growth of a fracture set using fluid inclusion microthermometry, El Alamar Formation (Triassic), NE Mexico

  2012 AGU Meeting, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, December 4, 2012.
A. Fall

Timing and duration of gas charge-driven fracturing in tight-gas sandstone reservoirs based on fluid inclusion observations: Piceance Basin, Colorado

  2012 AGU Meeting, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, December 4, 2012.
E. Ukar

Structural-diagenetic controls on fracture opening in tight gas sandstone reservoirs, Alberta Foothills

  2012 AGU Meeting, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, December 4, 2012.
P.Eichhubl

Chemical-mechanical interactions during natural fracture growth in tight gas and oil reservoirs: implications for flow during reservoir charge and production

  2012 AGU Meeting, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, December 3, 2012.
S. Laubach

New technical division proposal: petroleum structure and geomechanics division

  House of Delegates Midyear Meeting, Boulder, Colorado, December 2012.
November
B. Wolaver

Water–energy–economics nexus: water and economics

  San Antonio Geophysical Society, San Antonio, Texas, November 27, 2012.
J.-P. Nicot

Potential subsurface impacts of CO2 stream impurities on geologic carbon storage

  11th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT11), International Energy Agency Greenhouse Gas R&D programme, Kyoto, Japan, November 18–22, 2012.
K. Romanak

Assessment of alleged CO2 leakage at the Kerr farm using a simple process-based soil gas technique: Implications for carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) monitoring

  11th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies, Kyoto, Japan, November 18–22, 2012.
B. Wolaver

Potential economic impacts of instream flows for central Texas freshwater mussels

  BEG Colloquium, Austin, Texas, November 16, 2012.
J. Paine

Historical shoreline change through 2007, Texas Gulf coast: rates, contributing causes, and Holocene context

  Texas General Land Office, Austin, Texas, November 15, 2012.
S. Tinker Shale Gas and Shale Oil Mountain or Molehill Houston Museum of Science, Houston, TX, November13, 2012
S. Tinker Switch intro question and answer session   Austin Geological Society, Austin, TX November 12, 2012
S. Fomel

Diffractions and velocity analysis

  SEG Workshop Seismic Diffraction Methods for Fault and Fracture Detection, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 9, 2012.
A. Fall

Testing the basin-centered gas accumulation model using fluid inclusion observations, Piceance Basin, Colorado

  2012 GSA Annual Meeting & Exposition, Charlotte, North Carolina, November 7, 2012.
S. Laubach

Diagenetic controls on fracture size distributions

  2012 GSA Annual Meeting & Exposition, Charlotte, North Carolina, November 7, 2012.
S. Tinker The Global Energy Transition - What will it take…to make the Switch?
GSA Halbouty Lecture, November, GSA 2012 Annual Meeting, Charlotte, NC, November 7, 2012.
S. Tinker Global Energy Security: Parameters and Limits   Panel discussion, Forestar, Austin, TX November 7, 2012
J.-P. Nicot

Hydraulic fracturing and water resources: a Texas study:

  invited lecture, Pardee Keynote Symposium: Shale Gas Development and Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts on Water Resources in the United States, Geological Society of America 2012 Annual Meeting and Exposition, Charlotte, North Carolina, November 6, 2012.
W. Ambrose

Incised-valley and estuarine deposits in the Pennsylvanian Cleveland Formation, western Anadarko Basin

  soft-rock seminar, Jackson School of Geosciences, Austin, Texas, November 5, 2012.
S. Nance

Estimating recharge rates in the Edwards aquifer using relationships between radio-isotopic apparent groundwater ages and Mg/Ca ratios

  Geological Society of America 2012 Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina, November 4, 2012.
T. Hentz

High-resolution facies distribution, structural controls on sedimentation, and production trends of the Pennsylvanian Bend Conglomerate, Boonsville field, Fort Worth Basin, Texas

  invited paper presented to the 2012 Dallas E&P Forum, Farmer's Branch, Texas, November 1, 2012.
October
T. Hentz

Woodbine reservoir facies of East Texas field and the “Eaglebine” area, East Texas Basin

  Zone Energy, Austin, Texas, October 30, 2012.
S. Tinker Switch intro question and answer session   UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA October 29, 2012
W. Ambrose

Shelf-edge deltaic depositional system in the upper Woodbine succession, Double A Wells field, Polk County Texas

  62nd Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Conference, Austin, Texas, October 23, 2012.
B. Wolaver

A hydrologic characterization approach for Texas aquatic species studies

  Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Annual Convention, Austin, Texas, October 23, 2012.
J. Paine

Historical shoreline change through 2007, Texas Gulf coast: rates, contributing causes, and Holocene context

  Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas, October 22, 2012.
W. Ambrose

Clean coal in the Texas Gulf Coast

  62nd Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Conference, Austin, Texas, October 22, 2012.
J. Schneider Reece

Prediction of hydraulic diffusivity in marine mudstones through resedimentation experiments

  poster, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 3–7, 2012.
S. Nance

Application of X-ray fluorescence data to interpreting stratigraphy of mudrocks: Bone Spring Formation, Delaware Basin, West Texas

  GCAGS Core Workshop, Austin, Texas, October 21, 2012.
J. Paine

Hydrofracturing 101: What is it, what are the issues, and how can geophysics help?

  invited lecture, Texas Mining and Reclamation Association Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 21, 2012.
J. Paine

Historical shoreline change through 2007, Texas Gulf coast: rates, contributing causes, and Holocene context

  invited lecture, Texas Mining and Reclamation Association Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, October 21, 2012.
S. Tinker The Fertile Crescent of Energy   Keynote address, Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Annual Convention, Austin, Texas, October 21, 2012.
S. Tinker Switch intro question and answer session   GSA, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, October 18, 2012
S. Tinker Unconventional Oil and Gas: Mountain or Molehill?   Headliners Club, Austin, TX, October 17, 2012
S. Fomel

Discovering and understanding seismic reflection data patterns

  Texas A&M University, Petroleum Engineering Seminar, College Station, Texas, October 16, 2012.
S. Nance

Estimating recharge rates in the Edwards aquifer using relationships between radio-isotopic apparent groundwater ages and Mg/Ca ratios

  Hill Country Geoscientists, Austin, Texas, October 15, 2012.
S. Tinker The Global Energy Transition - What will it take…to make the Switch?
SPE, San Antonio, Texas,October 10, 2012.
S. Tinker Switch intro question and answer session   GSA, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, October 9, 2012
S. Tinker Switch post screening question and answer session   GSA, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, October 8, 2012
T. Hentz

Regional Lower Atoka (Bend Conglomerate) log correlations, depositional trends, and core expression: Fort Worth Basin, north Texas

  Vantage Energy LLC, Austin, Texas, October 6, 2012.
B. Cutright

The impact of transformational technologies in power generation from geothermal energy

  Southwest Texas Electric Cooperative, El Dorado, Texas, October 2, 2012.
September
 
W. Ambrose

Coalbed methane and fluvial-deltaic reservoirs, East Texas field

  GEO 383R class, “Reservoir Geology,” Department of Geological Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, September 26, 2012.
August
 
S. Ruppell

Geology 383R

  Department of Geological Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, Fall 2012.
M. Hudec

Putting the pieces together: Mesozoic evolution of the Gulf of Mexico Basin

  Nexen Petroleum, Houston, Texas, August 23, 2012.
M. Hudec

The structures and evolution of sutures in allochthonous salt

  Nexen Petroleum, Houston, Texas, August 23, 2012.
R. Trevino

First seismic acquisition survey cruise using the newly acquired “P-cable” system—July 15–31, 2012—offshore San Luis Pass, Texas

  Department of Energy (DOE) National Energy Technology Lab (NETL) and DOE-supported studies’ PI’s, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, August 21.
S. Fomel Migration semblance:   SEG/EAGE Summer Research Workshop, Velocity Model Building in Complex Geology, Charleston, South Carolina, August 17, 2012
K. Romanak

Near-surface monitoring at geologic CO2 storage sites

  6th IEAGHG International CCS Summer School, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, August 12–18, 2012.
K. Romanak

Environmental impacts of geologic CO2 storage

  6th IEAGHG International CCS Summer School, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, August 12–18, 2012.
M. Jackson

Pillow fold belts in the Gulf of Mexico: rethinking the role of shortening on passive margins

  Petrobras E&P, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 9, 2012.
M. Jackson

Pillow fold belts in the Gulf of Mexico: rethinking the role of shortening on passive margins

  Petrobras University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 9, 2012.
S. Laubach

The Association role in fostering scientific breakthrough

  AAPG Leadership Conference, Tulsa, Oklahoma, August 2012.
S. Laubach

On the organizational structure of AAPG

  Advisory Council, AAPG Leadership Conference, Tulsa, Oklahoma, August 2012.
M. Young

Monitoring pharmaceutical compounds applied to active golf courses from recycled water

  invited talk, Texas Council on Environmental Quality, Austin, Texas, August 2012.
July
M. Zeidouni

Pressure monitoring: potential, design, and interpretation

  GCCC Sponsors Meeting, Houston, Texas, July 25, 2012.
S. Fomel

Contributing to Madagascar

  Madagascar School and Workshop on Reproducible Computational Geophysics, Austin, Texas, July 21, 2012.
S. Fomel

Madagascar Open-Source Software Project.

  Madagascar School and Workshop on Reproducible Computational Geophysics, Austin, Texas, July 20, 2012
S. Fomel

Python interface to Madagascar

  Scientific Computing with Python Conference, Austin, Texas, July 19, 2012.
K. Romanak

Using natural and controlled CO2 releases for communication

  IEAGHG Environmental Impacts of CO2 Storage Workshop, Bozeman, Montana, July 17–19, 2012.
K. Romanak

Process-based approach to soil gas monitoring

  IEAGHG Environmental Impacts of CO2 Storage Workshop, Bozeman, Montana, July 17–19, 2012.
K. Romanak

Conductivity measuring to access brine impact, Katherine Romanak on behalf of Jeff Paine, The University of Texas at Austin, Texas

  IEAGHG Environmental Impacts of CO2 Storage Workshop, Bozeman, Montana, July 17–19, 2012.
J. Paine

Conductivity measuring to access brine impact, Katherine Romanak on behalf of Jeff Paine, The University of Texas at Austin, Texas

  IEAGHG Environmental Impacts of CO2 Storage Workshop, Bozeman, Montana, July 17–19, 2012.
S. Fomel Reproducible research—lessons from the Madagascar project   National Academies Committee on Responsible Science, Stanford, California, July 9, 2012.
K. Romanak

Workshop: Organic-Rich Rocks

  49th Annual Meeting of the Clay Minerals Society, Golden, Colorado, July 7–8, 2012.
J. Gale

Report of activities presented to FRAC members

  Nexen, Austin, Texas, July 6, 2012.
C. Yang

Development strategies for maximizing East Texas oil-field production

  RPSEA Onshore Production Conference, Midland, Texas, April 10, 2012.
June
J.Gale

Report of activities presented to FRAC members

  YPF, Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 24–30, 2012.
S. Tinker Changing the Global Energy Conversation Texas Exes, University of Texas at Austin Alumi Center, Austin, Texas, June 22, 2012.
F. Wang

Development and potential of shale resources in North America

  invited talk, SINOPEC, Beijing, China, June 22, 2012.
F. Wang Development and potential of shale resources in North America   invited talk, University of Geology, Beijing, China, June 22, 2012
J.Gale

Report of activities presented to FRAC members

  Pace Oil and Gas, Houston, Texas, June 21, 2012.
J. Gale

ExxonMobil project on fracture plane strength

  ExxonMobil, Houston, Texas, June 20, 2012.
 

Development and potential of shale resources in North America

  invited talk, China University of Petroleum, Chongping, Hebei, China, June 19, 2012.
W. Ambrose

Strange craters and other lunar oddities

  Bureau of Economic Geology Summer Seminar Series, Austin, Texas, June 15, 2012.
F. Wang

Connate water saturation, wettability and mechanical attributes of organic-rich shales

  invited talk, Lanzhou Petroleum and Gas Resources Research Center, Chinese Academy of Science, Lanzhou, Gangsu, China, June 15, 2012.
J. Gale

Report of activities presented to FRAC members

  Shell, Houston, Texas, June 14, 2012.
S. Fomel

Multipathing problem in seismic imaging and a numerical solution of escape equations

  SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, Seattle, Washington, June 13, 2012.
F. Wang

Development and potential of shale resources in North America

  invited talk, Lanzhou Petroleum and Gas Resources Research Center, Chinese Academy of Science, Lanzhou, Gangsu, China, June 12, 2012.
T. Hentz Potential source rocks and migration pathways to Woodbine and Eagle Ford sandstone reservoirs, southwestern East Texas Basin   Sun Resources NL, Austin, Texas, June 11, 2012.
M. Zeidouni

Analytical model of leakage through fault to overlying formations

  Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, June 11, 2012
S. Fomel

Madagascar open-source project—six years later

  Presented at EAGE Workshop Open-Source E&P Software—Six Years Later, Copenhagen, Denmark, June 8, 2012.
S. Dutton Provenance, sandstone composition, and seismic facies of Paleocene Wilcox sandstones, Gulf of Mexico Basin   EAGE Annual Convention, Copenhagen, Denmark, June 7, 2012
F. Wang

Development and potential of shale resources in North America

  Zhong Nang University, Chongsa, Hunan, China, June 5, 2012.
U. Hammes

Mudrock research and shale-gas development in North America

  LBGR, Cottbus, Germany, June 4, 2012.
M. Young

Energy, water, and hydrofracking in Texas

  invited talk, Association of American State Geologists National Meeting, Austin, Texas, June 2012.
M. Young

National cooperative geologic mapping, 20 years and counting, Part 3a—where do we go from here, or what hath lidar wrought?

  invited talk, Association of American State Geologists National Meeting, Austin, Texas, June 2012.
May
U. Hammes Sedimentology, sequence stratigraphy, and geochemistry of Upper Permian (Zechstein) organic-rich mudrocks (Part II)   core workshop presented at Landesanstalt für Bergbau, Geologie und Rohstoffe (LBGR) Brandenburg Bohrkern und Probenarchiv, Berlin, Germany, May 31
F. Wang

Development and potential of shale resources in North America:

  invited talk, Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, National Science Academy, Guangzhou, China, May 30, 2012.
B. Wolaver Water-energy-economics nexus: water and economics of upstream oil and gas and power industries   invited paper, BEG Center for Energy Economics Think Day—A Research Forum for Energy Futures and Strategies: Gas/Power Linkages, Houston, Texas, May 25, 2012.
S. Tinker The Role of Unconventionals in the Global Energy Future

Williston Basin Petroleum Conference, Bismarck, ND, May 24, 2012

S. Fomel Velocity continuation   SIAM Imaging Science Conference workshop, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 21, 2012.
W. Ambrose

Geologic controls on clean coal in Texas

  Hill Country Geoscientists Luncheon, Kerrville, Texas, May 21, 2012.
J. Lu

Monitoring, Verification and Accounting (MVA) for CO2 Storage and Enhanced Oil Recovery

  AAPG Southwest Section Annual Convention, Fort Worth, Texas, May 20, 2012.
U. Hammes

The Permian Zechstein Formation as a potential hybrid unconventional reservoir: a sequence stratigraphic and sedimentological evaluation of organic-rich carbonates and mudrocks from shelf to basin, Northern Germany

  University of Potsdam colloquium, Potsdam, Germany, May 16, 2012.
W. Ambrose Origin and distribution of hydrogen and water resources on the Moon   Houston Geological Society Northsiders luncheon, Houston, Texas, May 15, 2012.
W. Ambrose Cores and Depositional Systems in the Wilcox Group, Bee County, Texas   Formosa Petrochemical Corporation, Austin, Texas, May 11, 2012.
S. Fomel Seismic attributes for detecting natural fractures in unconventional reservoirs   BP Geophysics Unconventional Gas Community "Lunch and Learn", Houston, Texas, May 10, 2012
T. Hentz

Woodbine Group sequence stratigraphy and depositional facies of distal fluvial-deltaic deposits, “Eaglebine” play, Leon County, Texas

  Sun Resources NL, Austin, Texas, May 9, 2012.
F. Wang

Development strategies for maximizing East Texas oil-field production

  invited talk, Texas Independent Oil Producers Association, Kilgore, Texas, May 8, 2012.
J.-P. Nicot

Water demand of the energy industry in Texas and impact on aquifers

  NGWA Ground Water Summit, Garden Grove, California, May 7, 2012.
B. Wolaver

Water use for production of shale and tight formations as well as for drilling and water floods

  TCEQ Environmental Trade Fair and Conference, Austin, Texas, May 2, 2012.
B. Wolaver

Water needs of the upstream segment of the oil and gas industry

  TCEQ Environmental Trade Fair & Conference, Austin, Texas, May 2, 2012.
S. Hosseini

Site characterization and reservoir history matching for geological CO2 sequestration at the S3 site

  11th Annual Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 2, 2012.
I. Duncan

Evaluating risks of CO2 transportation: potential impacts of CO2 on human health

  poster, 11th Annual Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 2, 2012.
E. Potter

The basics of shale and tight-formation oil and gas plays, and how they are evolving over time

  TCEQ Environmental Trade Fair & Conference, Austin, Texas, May 2, 2012.
J.-P. Nicot

An overview of the Sim-SEQ project and Sim-SEQ study site

  11th Annual Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 2, 2012.
K. Romanak Monitoring CCS-EOR systems using a new process-based leakage detection method assessment of alleged CO2 leakage at the Kerr Farm, Weyburn-Midale EOR field, Saskatchewan   11th Annual Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 1, 2012.
J.-P. Nicot Potential impacts on carbon storage of impurities in the CO2 stream   11th Annual Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 1, 2012
S. Laubach

Structural diagenesis, resource plays, the Highlands of Scotland, and curriculum development

  AAPG Distinguished Lecture presented to Tulsa Geological Society, Tulsa, Oklahoma, May 1, 2012.
S. Hosseini

Temperature monitoring at SECARB Cranfield Phase 3 site using distributed temperature sensing (DTS) technology

  poster, 11th Annual Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 1, 2012.
I. Duncan

The nature of methane leakage from natural gas wells as an analogue for shallow CO2 migration: does bubble transport and slug flow in fractures dominate?

  11th Annual Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 1, 2012.
K. Romanak

Assessment of alleged CO2 leakage at the Kerr Farm using a simple process-based soil gas technique: Implications for carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) monitoring

  NETL, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 2012.
M. Young

Update on Bureau of Economic Geology research in geologic sequestration: project description and update

  invited talk, TCEQ Trade Fair, Austin, Texas, May 2012.
April
K. Romanak

Monitoring CCS‐EOR systems using a new process‐based leakage detection method assessment of alleged CO2 leakage at the Kerr Farm, Weyburn‐Midale EOR field, Saskatchewan

  11th Annual Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April 30–May 3.
J. Paine

EM investigations to assess near-surface effects of hydrofracturing on water quality

  Bureau of Economic Geology Symposium, Austin, Texas, April 27, 2012.
S. Durtton

Variation in reservoir quality and porosity-permeability trends in Paleogene Wilcox Sandstones, Texas and Louisiana Gulf of Mexico coast

  AAPG Annual Convention, Long Beach, California, April 25, 2012.
L. Moscardelli

Deepwater erosional shadow remnants as terrestrial analogs for teardrop-shaped islands on Mars: implications for outflow channel formation

  American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Convention & Exhibition, Long Beach, California, April 24, 2012.
W. Ambrose

Lunar energy and mineral resources: new insights from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter

  Annual AAPG Convention, Long Beach, California, April 24, 2012.
S. Fomel Wave equations and numerical wave propagation in seismic reflection imaging   Cornell University, CAM Colloquium, Ithaca, New York, April 20, 2012.
T. Hentz

Regional stratigraphic distribution of the Pearsall Formation, Maverick Basin and San Marcos Arch

  Devon Energy Corporation, Austin, Texas, April 17, 2012.
B. Loucks

Paragenesis of Lower Ordovician Ellenburger Group paleokarst breccias and fractures in Central and West Texas

  invited talk, Permian Basin Section-SEPM Core Workshop: Central Texas Ellenburger, Midland, Texas, April 17, 2012.
S. Fomel

Multiazimuth seismic diffraction imaging for fracture characterization in low-permeability gas formations

  Workshop presented at RPSEA Unconventional Gas Conference, Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, April 17, 2012.
K. Milliken

Basic mudrock petrology for reservoir quality assessment

  Conoco-Phillips, Houston, Texas, April 14–15, 2012.
B. Hardage

Vertical-force sources and shear waves

  GSH-SEG Spring Symposium Honoring Bob Sheriff, Reservoir Geophysics & Interpretation, Houston, Texas, April 11‒12, 2012.
S. Laubach

Structural diagenesis, resource plays, the Highlands of Scotland, and curriculum development

  AAPG Distinguished Lecture presented to Department of Geological Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada, April 12, 2012.
S. Laubach

Structural diagenesis, resource plays, the Highlands of Scotland, and curriculum development

  AAPG Distinguished Lecture presented to Montana Geological Society, Billings, Montana, April 11, 2012.
S. Laubach

Structural diagenesis, resource plays, the Highlands of Scotland, and curriculum development

  AAPG Distinguished Lecture presented to Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists, Calgary, Canada, April 10, 2012.
F. Wang

Development strategies for maximizing East Texas oil-field production

  RPSEA Onshore Production Conference, Midland, Texas, April 10, 2012.
S. Laubach

Structural diagenesis, resource plays, the Highlands of Scotland, and curriculum development

  AAPG Distinguished Lecture presented to Utah Geological Association, Salt Lake City, Utah, April 9, 2012.
S. Laubach

Structural diagenesis, resource plays, the Highlands of Scotland, and curriculum development

  AAPG Distinguished Lecture presented to Department of Geological Sciences, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, April 3, 2012.
M. Young

Adapting to sea level rise and managing risk along the Texas Gulf Coast

  invited talk, UT-Austin Energy Institute Advisory Committee, Austin, Texas, April 2012.
March
M-K. Nikolinakou

How does salt affect stresses and pore pressures? From simple geometries to salt-sheet advance

  Cardiff University, Wales, UK, March 29, 2012.
K. Romanak

Challenges for young researchers and ways to overcome them

  Bureau of Economic Geology 1st Grant Writing Workshop, Austin, Texas, March 29, 2012.
J. Paine

EM investigations to assess near-surface effects of hydrofracturing on water quality

  Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, Tucson, Arizona, March 29, 2012.
J. Paine

EM investigations to assess near-surface effects of hydrofracturing on water quality: presented at Workshop W-2, Hydraulic Fracturing 101: What Is It, What Are the Issues, and How Can Geophysics Help?

  Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, Tucson, Arizona, March 29, 2012.
J. Paine Integrated, student-led hydrogeophysical investigations at a suspected central Texas sinkhole   Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems, Tucson, Arizona, March 27, 2012
P. Eichhubl

The FRAC approach to fracture characterization and prediction; testing the basin-centered gas model using fluid inclusions: East Texas and Piceance basins:

  Invited talk, Pace Oil & Gas, Calgary, Alberta, March 27, 2012.
P. Eichhubl

The FRAC approach to fracture characterization and prediction; testing the basin-centered gas model using fluid inclusions: East Texas and Piceance basins

  Invited talk presented to Devon Canada, Calgary, Alberta, March 26, 2012.
J. Hooker Estimating subsurface fracture spacing using microscopic fractures   Bureau of Economic Geology research seminar, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, March 23, 2012.
W. Ambrose

Ejecta distribution and relative ages of the Imbrium, Serenitatis, and Crisium Basins

  43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas, March 22, 2012.
W. Ambrose Ejecta Distribution and Relative Ages of the Imbrium, Serenitatis, and Crisium Basins 43rd annual Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (LPSC), The Woodlands, Texas, March 18 - 23.
P. Eichhubl

The FRAC approach to fracture characterization and prediction:

  Invited talk, Anadarko Corporation, Denver, Colorado, March 12, 2012.
E. Collins

Geologic maps of the Glenn Spring and Mariscal Mountain areas, Big Bend National Park

  Geological Society of America, Abilene, Texas, March 9, 2012.
K. Romanak

Large volume CO2 injection at Cranfield: early field test of the SECARB Phase III: near-surface monitoring

  7th Annual Southeast Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnership Stakeholders’ Briefing, Mobile, Alabama, March 7–8, 2012.
J. Gale

Natural fractures in the Marcellus Shale

  MSRL Annual Sponsors’ Group Meeting, Austin, Texas, March 6–7, 2012.
W. Ambrose

Clastic, carbonate, and shale-gas cores in the Gulf Coast

  Geology-1403 class, Austin Community College at the BEG Core Research Center, Austin, Texas, March 6, 2012.
M-K. Nikolinakou

Geomechanical modeling in energy exploration

  Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering Department, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, March 6, 2012.
W. Ambrose Crisium and Humorum Basins on the Moon  

Austin Geological Society, Austin, Texas, March 5, 2012.

F. Wang

Connate water saturation, wettability and mechanical attributes of organic-rich shales

  MRSL Sponsor’s Annual Review Meeting, Austin, Texas, March 5, 2012.
M. Young

Multi-scale characterization of arid soil properties for predicting landscape processes

  invited talk, NM Tech, Seminar Series, Austin, Texas, March 2012.
M. Young

Energy and environmental aspects of unconventional gas and hydrofracking

  invited talk, AIPG meeting, Austin, Texas, March 2012
M. Young

University of Texas experimental and scientific collaboratory for earth surface assessment and research (UTEXAS CESAR)

  invited talk, UT-Austin Jackson School Advisory Committee, Austin, Texas, March 2012.
February
J.-P. Nicot

Water needs of the upstream oil and gas industry in Texas and impact on aquifers

  Hydro Brown Bag, Department of Geological Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, February 17, 2012.
J.-P. Nicot The future of water in Central Texas   SAGE lecture series Geological Perspectives on Human Affairs in Central Texas, 1850–2050, Austin, Texas, February 13, 2012.
M. Zeidouni

Leakage characterization through caprock with application to CO2 storage in aquifers

  Invited talk, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Berkeley, California, February 11, 2012.
J.-P. Nicot Water needs of the upstream oil and gas industry in Texas and impact on aquifers   Bureau of Economic Geology Research Seminar, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, February 10, 2012.
M. Hudec

Encased minibasins—preliminary modeling results

  Marathon Oil, Houston, Texas, February 9, 2012.
K. Romanak

Dialog between Engineering Societies and CCS Tech Leaders

 

CCS, Caribe Royal, Orlando, Florida, February 9, 2012.

T. Hentz

Stratigraphy and mudrock distribution of the Pearsall Formation, Maverick Basin, South Texas

  Valence Operating Company, Austin, Texas, February 8, 2012.
S. Tinker The Global Energy Transition Texas Enterprise Speaker Series, Austin, Texas February 7, 2012.
J. Gale Talk presented at potential research funding meeting with BP   Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Texas, February 6, 2012
S. Tinker The Global Energy Transition Association of Petroleum Landman Austin Chapter, Austin, Texas February 3, 2012.
M. Hudec

Geologic processes

  presented to the 2nd and 4th grades at Blazier Elementary School, Austin, Texas, February 2012.
January
S. Tinker The Global Energy Transition Topsides, Platforms & Hulls Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, January 31, 2012.
K. Romanak

Geologic CO2 storage (as part of STORE)

  The University of Texas at Austin, Department of Engineering, Austin, Texas, January 30, 2012.
K. Romanak

Geologic CO2 storage

  Longhorn Grand Challenges Scholars Program group, Austin, Texas, January 30, 2012
T. Hentz Woodbine sandstone-reservoir characteristics and variability in East Texas field  

Dyersdale Energy LP, Austin, Texas, January 27, 2012.

J. Gale

Report of activities presented to FRAC members

  Devon, Austin, Texas, January 24, 2012.
H. Wang

Utility of monthly updated GCM forecasts in improving seasonal streamflow forecasting: presented at

  26th Conference in Hydrology, AMS Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, January 22-26, 2012.
J.-P. Nicot

Water demand in Texas shale plays

  Houston Geological Society, Houston, Texas, January 17, 2012.
T. Hentz

Pennsylvanian (Desmoinesian, Missourian) stratigraphic attributes and challenges in the Anadarko Basin, Texas Panhandle

  Arete Resources, Austin, Texas, January 4, 2012.
P. Flemings

GEO 330K: Energy Exploration

  Department of Geological Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, Spring 2012.
P. Flemings

GEO 394: Research in Geofluids

  Department of Geological Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, Spring 2012.
P. Flemings

GEO 382D: Crustal Geofluids

  Department of Geological Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, Spring 2012.
P. Flemings

GEO 391: Field Stratigraphy

  Department of Geological Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, Spring 2012.
S. Laubach

Elected Editor’s report on AAPG Publications

  annual presentation to AAPG House of Delegates, Long Beach, California, 2012.
T. Caldwell

Soil Physics (NRES 422/622)

  University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, spring 2012.

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