University of Texas at Austin


  • Applied Geodynamics Laboratory (AGL)
    April 6, 2018

    The Applied Geodynamics Laboratory (AGL) produces innovative new concepts in salt tectonics using three complementary approaches to build a better understanding of salt deformation.

  •  State of Texas Advanced Resource Recovery (STARR)
    May 1, 2017

    The Bureau's unique State of Texas Advanced Resource Recovery (STARR) program demonstrates the real economic value of cooperative geologic research 

  • Texas Through Time
    November 2, 2016

    The Bureau of Economic Geology is excited to announce the publication of Texas Through Time, a remarkably in-depth and accessible new book that brings the geology of Texas to life.

    Texas Through Time is now available in hardback and paperback through The Bureau Store. To obtain your copy, click here.

  • Wink sinkhole
    September 9, 2016

    Geohazard studies at the Bureau's Near Surface Observatory employ multiple remote sensing, geophysical, and geological approaches to better understand sinkhole collapse and ongoing subsidence  

  • Center for Energy Economics (CEE)
    July 7, 2016

    The Bureau’s Center for Energy Economics (CEE) conducts research on upstream oil and gas economics,  incorporating analysis and monitoring of operating companies to better understand the opportunities and challenges associated with oil and gas exploration and production in the United States and worldwide.