Presentations 2017

December
Ambrose, W. A. Exploration, resource development, and settlement of the inner solar system: rewards and challenges Dallas Geological Society, Farmers Branch, Texas, December 13, 2017
Tinker, S. W. WKYUAN Center for Energy Economics Annual Meeting, Luncheon Keynote, Houston, Texas, December 12, 2017
Meckel, T. Advances in HR3D seismic in academic research and industry University-National Oceanographic Laboratory System (UNOLS) Committee Meeting, Marine Seismic Research Oversight Committee (MSROC), New Orleans, La., December 10, 2017
Meckel, T. Growing experience with high-resolution 3D marine seismic in research and industry Marine Seismic Research Oversight Committee (MSROC), New Orleans, La., December 10, 2017
Dunlap, D. B. Carbonate Channel-Levee Systems Influenced by MTCs: Browse Basin, NW Shelf Australia BOEM, Bureau of Ocean Management, New Orleans, December 9, 2017
Dunlap, D. B. Carbonate Channel-Levee Systems Influenced by MTCs: Browse Basin, NW Shelf Australia Poster Session, Annual Meeting, American Geophysical Union, New Orleans, December 8, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Global Energy Scene - A Few Things You Might Not Read in the Times Austin Geological Society meeting, Austin, Texas, December 4, 2017
November
Fairhurst, B. Real-Time Data Analytic Success Stories and Tight Oil Resource Assessment (TORA-Permian Basin); co-authors M. Shuster, J. Browning, S. Ikonnikova, R. Dommisse American Business Conferences, Permian Basin Frac Designs & New Completion Technologies, November 29, 2017
Fairhurst, B. Play-by-Play Strategic Visions & Frac Design Execution Strategies (Keynote Address); co-authors M. Shuster, J. Browning, S. Ikonnikova, R. Dommisse American Business Conferences, Permian Basin Frac Designs & New Completion Technologies, Houston, Texas, November 29, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Global Energy Scene: Some things you might not read in the Times Houston Museum of Natural Science Lecture, Houston, Texas, November 28, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Global Energy Scene: Some things you might not read in the Times PWC Petroleum Academy, Houston, Texas, November 28, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Switch Energy Alliance: The Next Generation of Energy Education Houston Museum of Natural Science, Docent's Brown Bag Lunch, Houston, TX, November 28, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Global Energy Scene A few things you might not read in the Times Claude R. Hocott Lecture in Petroleum Engineering, Austin, Texas, November 27, 2017
Hentz, T. F. Upper Pennsylvanian and Lower Permian shelf-to-basin facies architecture and trends, Eastern Shelf of the southern Permian Basin, West Texas SIPES, San Antonio Chapter, San Antonio, Tex., November 16, 2017
Paine, J. G. Rapid response on the Texas coast: conducting post-Harvey surveys to assess storm impact and monitor recovery Austin Gem and Mineral Society, Austin, Tex., November 16, 2017
Meckel, T. Quantifying saturations from buoyant fluid flow in heterogeneous clastic materials at multiple scales through numerical simulation and laboratory experiments 5th Annual Bureau of Economic Geology Research Symposium, Austin, Tex., November 15, 2017
Tinker, S. W. A brief look at global energy: a few things you might not read in the Times ExxonMobil Fellows Program, Austin, Texas, November 14, 2017
Savvaidis, A. The Texas Seismological Network and a first look at the recent seismicity in Texas 8th Annual Sponsors Meeting, Microseismic Industry Consortium, Calgary, Canada, November 14, 2017
Tsai, C. Does electricity get cheaper and cleaner with more wind in ERCOT? 35th North American Conference, United States Association for Energy Economics, Houston, Tex., November 12, 2017
Hentz, T. F. Depositional facies of the Cleveland and Marmaton Groups: a core study Latigo Petroleum, LLC, Austin, Tex., November 10, 2017
Paine, J. G. Rapid response on the Texas coast: conducting post-Harvey surveys to assess storm impact and monitor recovery Geology Foundation Advisory Council, Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Tex., November 10, 2017
Duffy, O. B. Obstructed vs freely-moving minibasins: influence on supra-canopy deformation patterns in the northern Gulf of Mexico AGL 2017 Annual Review Meeting, Applied Geodynamics Laboratory Industrial Associates, Pickle Research Campus, The University of Texas at Austin, November 9, 2017
Tinker, S. W. What’s going on with prices/Geological perspective Bakersfield, CA, November 8, 2017
Pierre, J.P. Time Series Analysis of Energy Production and Associated Landscape Fragmentation in the Eagle Ford Shale Play South Texas Geological Society November 2017 Meeting, South Texas Geological Society, San Antonio, Tex., November 8, 2017
Romanak, K. D. Project Experience in Monitoring - Onshore and Offshore United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change COP 23, Bonn, Germany, November 7, 2017
Hennings, P. Development of a deterministic seismicity potential assessment of the Fort Worth Basin Injection-Induced Seismicity - Intersection of Evolving Science and Regulations, SPE/SEG, Dallas, Tex., November 7, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Water Budgets of U.S. Tight Oil Plays: Implications for Induced Seismicity SEG/SPE Workshop: Injection Induced Seismicity, Dallas, Tex., November 5, 2017
Caldwell, T. Validation and application of the Soil Moisture Active Passive Satellite Mission in Texas BEG Friday Seminar Series, Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Tex., November 3, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. Depositional systems, facies variability, and their relationship to reservoir quality in the Jurassic Cotton Valley Group, Texas, Louisiana, and Mississippi onshore Gulf Coast annual GCAGS convention, San Antonio, Texas, November 3, 2017
Dutton, S. P. Regional trends in diagenesis and reservoir quality of Jurassic Cotton Valley sandstones, northern Gulf of Mexico Basin Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies annual convention, San Antonio, Tex., November 3, 2017
Milliken, K. Mudrocks (shales, mudstones) at the scale of grains and pores: current understanding monthly luncheon meeting, SIPES (Austin), Austin, Texas, November 2, 2017
Rogers, H. Poster: Permian Basin Petrophysics Database Creation and Management 2017 TORA fall sponsors meeting, Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Tex., November 2, 2017
Paine, J. G. Rapid response on the Texas coast: acquiring post-Harvey lidar and imagery to assess storm impact and monitor recovery General Land Office, Austin, Texas, November 1, 2017
Fairhurst, B. Permian Crude Production Forecasts (Keynote Address) American Business Conferences: Permian Crudes, Gas & NGLs, Destinations & Takeaway Capacity 2017, Houston, Tex., November 1, 2017
Zeng, H. Seismic sedimentological investigation of a Miocene fluvial system: SLT Uplift, Bohai Bay Basin, China Research Institute, Jiangsu Oilfield Company, Yangzhou, China, November 1, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Managing Water Risks with Increasing Unconventional Oil Production in the U.S. Berg Hughes Research Symposium, Texas A&M University, College Station, Tex., November 1, 2017
October
Tinker, S. W. Switch: What we have learned since and what we are working on now Austin, Texas, October 31, 2017
Zeng, H. Keynote speech: Seismic sedimentology: potential and challenges 6th China National Sedimentology Conference, Nanjing, China, October 30, 2017
Paine, J. G. Rapid response on the Texas coast: acquiring post-Harvey lidar and imagery to assess storm impact and monitor recovery Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, October 27, 2017
Hovorka, S. D. Monitoring CO2 EOR to Document Storage Effectiveness and Environmental Protection China University of Petroleum, Beijing, October 26, 2017
Zeng, H. Seismic sedimentological investigation of a Miocene fluvial system: SLT Uplift, Bohai Bay Basin, China Tongji University, Shanghai, China, October 26, 2017
Hennings, P. TexNet-CISR Texas Oil and Gas Association monthly meeting, Texas Oil and Gas Association, Austin, Tex., October 25, 2017
Paine, J. G. Discriminating Quaternary coastal-plain strata using airborne lidar and near-surface geophysics: a helpful approach to low-relief geologic mapping Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, October 25, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. Slope channel and levee systems: Texaco No. 1-D Sterling, Sterling County, Texas BEG-STARR and Austin Geological Society core workshop: Shelf-to-Basin Architecture, Depositional Systems, and Facies Variability of the Southern Eastern Shelf of the Permian Basin, Austin Geological Society, Austin, Texas, October 24, 2017
Hentz, T. F. Depositional systems and architecture of the Canyon and Cisco Groups, Eastern Shelf of the Permian Basin core workshop sponsored by the Bureau of Economic Geology and the Austin Geological Society, Austin, Texas, October 24, 2017
Paine, J. G. Rapid response on the Texas coast: acquiring post-Harvey lidar and imagery to assess storm impact and monitor recovery Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, October 24, 2017
Caldwell, T. Quantifying diffuse recharge to the Edwards Aquifer using micro-meteorology and remote sensing Annual Meeting, Geological Society of America, Seattle, Wash., October 22, 2017
Laubach, S. E. Structural diagenesis of faults in sandstone Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 49, no. 6, doi:10.1130/abs/2017AM-296599, 2017 GSA Fall Meeting session: Spatiotemporal variations and the role of fluids in fault-zone hydromechanical properties, Seattle, Wash., October 22, 2017
Fairhurst, B. Analytics, Upstream Oil & Gas Evaluations Society of Professional Earth Scientists, Midland Chapter, Midland, Tex., October 16, 2017
Dunlap, D. B. Carbonate Channel-Levee Systems Influenced by MTCs: Browse Basin, NW Shelf Australia QCL Annual Meeting, Bureau of Economic Geology Quantitative Clastics Labratory, Austin, Tex., October 10, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Water Issues Related to Unconventional Oil Production in the U.S. Pioneer Natural Resources, Irving, Tex., October 10, 2017
Hentz, T. F. Depositional history and sequence framework of the Upper Pennsylvanian Cleveland Formation, Anadarko Basin, Texas Latigo Petroleum, LLC, Austin, Tex., October 6, 2017
Paine, J. G. Rapid response: post-Harvey efforts at the Bureau’s Near Surface Observatory Friends and Alumni Network Board Meeting, Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, October 6, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Global Energy: What You Won't Read in the Times Permian Basin Petroleum Pioneers 30th Biennial Celebration, Midland, Texas, October 6, 2017
Zeng, H. Art of integrated geological and geophysical interpretation RIPED, Beijing, China, October 5, 2017
Romanak, K. D. Advancements in CO2 Storage and the Path Forward the International CCS Knowledge Center's Global CCS Symposium, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, October 3, 2017
Gülen, G. Powering the future – demand perspectives in North America North American Gas Forum, Energy Dialogues, Washington, D.C., October 3, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Role of Shale Gas in the Global Energy Mix North American Gas Forum, Washington, DC, October 2, 2017, October 2, 2017
Elliott, S. J. Slip behavior of a subduction zone: preliminary inferences from quartz and calcite filled veins (hydrofractures) in an exhumed accretionary wedge, Shimanto belt, Japan Annual Sponsors' Meeting, Fracture Research and Application Consortium, Austin, Texas, October , 2017
September
Ambrose, W. A. Lunar mysteries and wonders Austin Gem and Mineral Society, Austin, Texas, September 28, 2017
Averett, A. R. The Rocks Have Names – Integrating IGSN with an Existing Digital Sample Catalog National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program Workshop, United States Geological Survey, Salt Lake City, Utah, September 28, 2017
Treviño, R. H. Carbon sequestration: Can it work? University of Texas at Austin Energy Institute journalism workshop, Austin, Tex., September 27, 2017
Nuñez-López, V. The U.S. Gas Flooding Experience: CO2 Injection Strategies and Impact on Ultimate Recovery 38th IEA-EOR Workshop & Symposium, Yucatan, Mexico, September 26, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. The BEG STARR program: oil and gas for Texas SIPES, Corpus Christi Chapter, Corpus Christi, Texas, September 26, 2017
Hosseini, S. A. The U.S. Gas Flooding Experience: CO2 Injection Strategies and Impact on Ultimate Recovery 38th annual workshop and symposium on EOR, Riviera Maya, Mexico, September 26, 2017
Ogiesoba, O. C. Seismic attributes investigation of depositional environments and hydrocarbon sweet-spot distribution in Serbin field, Taylor group, Central Texas 87th SEG International Exposition and Annual Meeting, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, Houston, Tex., September 25, 2017
Covault, J. Environmental signal propagation into the stratigraphic record of small mountainous rivers feeding submarine canyon-fan systems, southern California, USA GeoBremen, Marum, Universitat Bremen, Bremen, Germany, September 24, 2017
Romanak, K. D. Evolution of Fluid Chemistry from Deep Reservoir to Near-Surface GCCC Industrial Sponsors Meeting, Houston, Tex., September 20, 2017
Romanak, K. D. Marine Environmental Monitoring GCCC Industrial Sponsors Meeting, Houston, Tex., September 20, 2017
Romanak, K. D. Advances in Attribution and Quantification of Leakage GCCC Industrial Sponsors Meeting, Houston, Tex., September 20, 2017
Fairhurst, B. Saving and Making Money Using Predictive Analytics: Upstream E&P Hansonwade, Unconventional Completions Forum: Innovations during the Downturn to Optimize Cost, EUR & Well Performance, Houston, Tex., September 18, 2017
Hattori, K. Architecture of a mid-Cretaceous patch reef: insight into facies associations and reef development at Paul Spur, Bisbee, Arizona RCRL Annual Meeting, Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Texas, September 18, 2017
Hattori, K. E. Lower Cretaceous (early Aptian) reef and reef-associated lithofacies of the James limestone, Henderson County, Texas (Core Workshop) RCRL Annual Meeting, Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Texas, September 17, 2017
Kerans, C. Lower Cretaceous (early Aptian) reef and reef-associated lithofacies of the James limestone, Henderson County, Texas (Core Workshop) RCRL Annual Meeting, Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Texas, September 17, 2017
Loucks, R. G. Lower Cretaceous (early Aptian) reef and reef-associated lithofacies of the James limestone, Henderson County, Texas (Core Workshop) RCRL Annual Meeting, Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Texas, September 17, 2017
Nuñez-López, V. CO2-EOR: An Option for Carbon Neutral Oil? Bureau of Economic Geology Symposium, The University of Texas at Austin, September 15, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. Use of ejecta distribution to resolve relative ages of the Imbrium, Serenitatis, and Crisium Basins Annual BEG Research Symposium, Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Texas, September 15, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Water Budget of the Permian Basin: Implications for Groundwater Quality Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), Texas Groundwater Protection Committee, Austin, Tex., September 12, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Managing Water Risks Related to Oil and Gas Production in the Permian Basin The University of Texas at El Paso, September 11, 2017
Zeng, H. Shale oil exploration in Permian Basin, West Texas, USA China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, China, September 7, 2017
Tsai, C. The ERCOT experience with integrating renewables Electric Market Forecasting Conference, EPIS, Las Vegas, Nev., September 6, 2017
Gil-Egui, R. CO2-EOR, an option for green oil? Approaching an NCNO classification Biannual Bureau of Economic Geology Sponsors Meeting, Bureau of Economic Geology, Houston, Tex., September , 2017
Gil-Egui, R. CO2-EOR, an option for green oil? Approaching an NCNO classification (poster) 5th Annual Bureau Research Symposium, Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Tex., September , 2017
Lambert, J. Poster: Three-Dimensional Characterization of Cave Networks Using Photogrammetry: Example from Longhorn Cavern, Central Texas annual RCRL Industrial Associates meeting, Austin, Texas, September , 2017
August
Nuñez-López, V. Carbon Life Cycle Analysis of CO2- EOR for Net Carbon Negative Oil (NCNO) Classification Bilateral U.S.-Norway Collaboration on CCS/CCUS, Norway. Presented via Skype, August 30, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Vital Role of Energy in Ending Energy Poverty The Colombian Geological Congress, Santa Marta, Colombia, August 30, 2017
Nuñez-López, V. GCCC Overview: Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage Mexican visitors from SENER (Research Applications for Mexico Upstream), Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, August 23, 2017
Paine, J. G. Geologic hazards, water resources, and landscapes SENER (Energy Secretariat, Mexico), Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Tex., August 23, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. ManagingTradeoffs in Water and Energy Space Sener Group, Energy Secretariat, Mexico, Mexico City, August 23, 2017
Rogers, H. LAS coverage in PETRA and how to apply it to petrophysics: An update August meeting, Tight Oil Resource Assessment (TORA), Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Tex., August 22, 2017
Treviño, R. H. Offshore CO2 geo-sequestration (storage) University of Texas at Austin Bureau of Economic Geology/Gulf Coast Carbon Center, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE), Republic of Korea, August 18, 2017
Hovorka, S. D. Cranfield Project, Southeast Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnership Mastering the Subsurface through Technology Innovation, Partnerships and Collaboration: Carbon Storage and Oil and Natural Gas Technologies Review Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pa., August 3, 2017
Nuñez-López, V. Carbon Life Cycle Analysis of CO2- EOR for Net Carbon Negative Oil (NCNO) Classification DOE-NETL Project Review Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pa., August 3, 2017
Treviño, R. H. Field validation of MVA technology for offshore CCS: novel ultra-high-resolution 3D marine seismic technology (P-Cable) Mastering the Subsurface Through Technology Innovation, Partnerships and Collaboration: Carbon Storage and OiI & Natural Gas Technologies Review Meeting, U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Lab, Pittsburgh, Pa., August 3, 2017
Hovorka, S. D. Integrated CCS Pre-Feasibility in the Northwest Gulf of Mexico Mastering the Subsurface through Technology Innovation, Partnerships and Collaboration: Carbon Storage and Oil and Natural Gas Technologies Review Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pa., August 2, 2017
Romanak, K. D. Field Validation of MVA Technology for Offshore CCS: Environmental Monitoring at the Tomakomai CCS Demonstration Project, Japan Mastering the Subsurface through Technology Innovation, Partnerships and Collaboration: Carbon Storage and Oil and Natural Gas Technologies Review Meeting, August 1, 2017
Eichhubl, P. Geomechanics of CO2 Reservoir Seals Mastering the Subsurface through Technology, Innovation and Collaboration: Carbon Storage and Oil and Natural Gas Technologies Review Meeting, National Energy Technology Laboratory, Pittsburgh, Pa., August 1, 2017
Treviño, R. H. "TXLA" northern Gulf of Mexico offshore storage assessment Mastering the Subsurface Through Technology Innovation, Partnerships and Collaboration: Carbon Storage and Oil & Natural Gas Technologies Review Meeting, U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Lab, Pittsburgh, Pa., August 1, 2017
July
Fairhurst, B. Saving and Making Money Using Predictive Analytics: Upstream E&P American Business Conferences, Permian Horizontal Drilling Summit 2017, Midland, Tex., July 26, 2017
Fairhurst, B. Drilling and Completions Analytics to Define Superior Economic Returns (Keynote Address) American Business Conferences, Permian Horizontal Drilling Summit 2017, Midland, Tex., July 26, 2017
Lemons, C. Protocols and Common Pitfalls in Data Compilation for Induced Seismicity Assessment Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC), Austin, Texas, USA, July 25, 2017
Gülen, G. Bakken Production Outlook Sensitivities URTeC, Austin, Tex., July 25, 2017
Meckel, T. Advances in understanding buoyancy-dominated flow in heterogeneous geologic systems Center for Subsurface Energy Security Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., July 24, 2017
Lemons, C. Accessing and Assessing Database Resources Parsley Energy, Inc., Austin, Texas, USA, July 21, 2017
Fairhurst, B. Creative, Critical and Strategic Thinking for Natural and Social Sciences Focused on the Oil and Gas Industry Society of Professional Earth Scientists, Houston Chapter, Houston, Tex., July 20, 2017
Hennings, P. TexNet-CISR PBPA Water Subcommittee monthly meeting, Permian Basin Petroleum Association, Water Subcommittee, Midland, Tex., July 19, 2017
Hennings, P. TexNet-CISR Permian Basin Petroleum Association luncheon, Permian Basin Petroleum Association, Midland, Tex., July 19, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Produced Water Management Challenges with Recent U.S. Oil Revolution Permian Basin Petroleum Association, Midland, Tex., July 19, 2017
Pierre, J.P. Unraveling the natural history of the enigmatic Spot-tailed Earless Lizard (Holbrookia lacerata) through collaborative research (Presented by: Travis LaDuc, Brad Wolaver, Ben Labay, Jon Paul Pierre [UT-Austin], Mike Duran [The Nature Conservancy], Toby Hibbitts and Wade Ryberg [Texas A&M University], Ian Wright [Univ. California – Riverside], and Matt Fujita and Corey Roelke [Univ. Texas at Arlington]) Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Austin, Tex., July 12, 2017
Fomel, S. B. Verification and validation of seismic attributes Madagascar School on Reproducible Computational Geophysics, Shanghai, China, July 12, 2017
Gülen, G. Unconventionals – the new conventional 22nd World Petroleum Congress, Istanbul, Turkey, July 12, 2017
Fomel, S. B. Generalized approximations for seismic anisotropy School of Ocean & Earth Science, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, July 7, 2017
June
Scanlon, B. R. Global Models Underestimate Extremes in Water Storage Trends Relative to GRACE Satellite Data Third International Conference on Remote Sensing Applicaitons, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, June 28, 2017
Rogers, H. Displaying LAS Coverage from PETRA and How to Apply It to Petrophysics Tight Oil Resource Assessment June Meeting, Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Tex., June 26, 2017
Fairhurst, B. Developing Creative, Critical and Strategic Thinking for Natural and Social Sciences Society of Professional Earth Scientists, Annual Convention, Vail, Colo., June 26, 2017
Fairhurst, B. "Stealth" Exploration and Serendipitous Exploration for the Texas Woodford Society of Professional Earth Scientists, Annual Convention, Vail, Colo., June 26, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Produced Water Management Challenges with Recent U.S. Oil Revolution Peking University, Beijing, June 25, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Global Models Underestimate Extremes in Water Storage Trends Relative to GRACE Satellite Data Tsinghua Univ., 3rd Intl. Conf. on Applications of GRACE Satellite Data, Beijing, June 24, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Produced Water Management Challenges with Recent U.S. Oil Revolution Peking University, Beijing, China, June 23, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Potential Impact of Unconventional Reservoirs in Mexico Mexican Association of Oil Companies (AMEXHI), Mexico City, Mexico, June 22, 2017
Meckel, T. Integrated CO2 capture, transport, and storage for the Gulf Coast Second International Offshore CO2 Storage Workshop, Beaumont, Tex., June 21, 2017
Olariu, M. I. Deep Subsurface Geology: Value in Sandstone Pores: Offshore CO2 Storage Resource Assessment of the Northern Gulf of Mexico (Texas-Louisiana) (presenters: M. I. Olariu, R. H. Trevino, and T. Meckel) CO2 Capture and Subsurface Geologic Storage Open House, Beaumont, Tex., June 21, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Impact of Shale Gas on Global Electric Markets in the 21st Century 2017 Energy Generation Conference, Biloxi, Mississippi, June 20, 2017
Hosseini, S. A. EASiTool for storage capacity estimation 2nd International Workshop on Offshore CO2 Geologic Storage, Beaumont, Tex., June 19, 2017
Hovorka, S. D. Monitoring Design for Commercial EOR: Plans Now Deployed at a Site for Large Volume CO2 EOR with Associated Storage 11th IEAGHG Monitoring Network Meeting, Traverse City, Mich., June 16, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. The eight wonders of the lunar world Bureau of Economic Geology Summer Seminar Series, Austin, Texas, June 16, 2017
Dutton, S. P. Diagenetic controls on reservoir quality variation in Jurassic Cotton Valley sandstones, onshore Gulf of Mexico, USA EAGE Annual Convention, Paris, June 15, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Session on Geoscience and Governance AASG Annual Meeting, Branson, Missouri, June 14, 2017
Romanak, K. D. Near Surface/Surface Baseline Monitoring Commonalities/Site-Specific Subtleties and Leakage Monitoring 11th IEAGHG Monitoring Network Meeting, Traverse City, Mich., June 13, 2017
Zeng, H. Shale oil exploration in Permian Basin, West Texas, USA Academician Forum on Unconventional Resources, China University of Petroleum Qingdao, Qingdao, China, June 12, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Three Es National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (CFC), San Antonio, Texas, June 11, 2017
Eichhubl, P. Digital rocks portal data management, visualization, and simulation Royal Microscopical Society Tomography for Scientific Advancement (ToScA), Austin, Tex., June 8, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. STARR oil and gas program overview Bureau of Economic Geology, members and staff of the Texas State Government, Austin, Texas, June 6, 2017
May
Hovorka, S. D. Status, Challenges, and Potential Capacity of Reliable Geologic Storage of CO2 CO2 Summit of Engineering Conferences International Series, Pathways to Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage Deployment, Centaro, Calabria, Italy, May 25, 2017
Hennings, P. TexNet-CISR TopCorp Training Conference - Emerging Concerns and Response: State, Industry, Academia Initiatives Session, TopCorp, The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, May 25, 2017
Hovorka, S. D. Carbon Capture and Geologic Sequestration from Intermittent Use of Fossil Fuel CO2 Summit of Engineering Conferences International Series, Pathways to Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage Deployment, Centaro, Calabria, Italy, May 24, 2017
Bongiovanni, T. Recharge estimates using eddy covariance and remote sensing observations in central Texas MOISST Workshop: Integrating Diverse Sources of Soil Moisture Information, Stillwater, Okla., May 23, 2017
Fairhurst, B. Analytics and Geoscientists American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Houston, Tex., May 22, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Importance of Energy Encana Women's Network Event, Calgary, Canada, May 17, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. Oil and gas in Texas: new life from old plays, new frontiers TCEQ Trade Fair, Austin, Texas, May 16, 2017
Gülen, G. Oil and gas developments in Texas ERCOT, Austin, Tex., May 16, 2017
Covault, J. Deepwater depositional systems overview Hangzhou Research Institute of Geology, PetroChina, Hangzhou, China, May 15, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Importance of Energy Encana Women's Network Event, Denver, Colorado, May 10, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. The moon: stepping-stone to the planets Houston Geological Society, Houston, Texas, May 10, 2017
Gülen, G. Global energy outlook for 2017 and beyond EnergyRisk USA 2017, Houston, Tex., May 10, 2017
Hentz, T. F. Stratigraphic framework and depositional systems of the Canyon and Cisco Groups, Eastern Shelf of the Permian Basin SIPES (Austin Chapter), Austin, Tex., May 4, 2017
Hennings, P. TexNet-CISR East Texas Energy Symposium, East Texas Petroleum Association, Kilgore College, Kilgore, Tex., May 2, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Why We Shouldn’t “Keep It in the Ground” SWS AAPG Convention (Southwest Section American Association of Petroleum Geologists), Midland, Texas, May 1, 2017
Gil-Egui, R. Matching environmental and economic performance of CCUS systems: an approach to a decision-making methodology for sustainable development Carbon Management Technology Conference (CMTC), Houston Tex., May , 2017
April
Ambrose, W. A. STARR oil and gas program overview Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas, Geology Foundation Advisory Council, Austin, Texas, April 28, 2017
Caudle, T. Involving Texas students in coastal science ASBPA Texas Chapter 2017 Symposium, Texas Chapter American Shore & Beach Preservation Association, Port Aransas, Texas, April 25, 2017
Romanak, K. D. Environmental monitoring at CCS sites SENER’s Specialized Program for CCS Capacity Development Workshop on Geologic Storage of CO2 in Deep Saline Aquifers, Mexico City, Mexico, April 25, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Reconciling energy and economic development with protection of the public health and the environment Earth Day Texas 2017, Dallas, Texas, April 21, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Shale Development: Seeking the Radical Middle Earth Day Texas 2017, Dallas, Texas, April 21, 2017
Fomel, S. B. Introduction to the Madagascar framework University of Houston, Houston, Tex., April 21, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. Stratigraphic framework and depositional systems of the Canyon and Cisco Group, Eastern Shelf of the Permian Basin Abilene Geological Society, Abilene, Texas, April 20, 2017
Paine, J. G. Long- and short-term subsidence at the Wink Sinkholes, West Texas: results from airborne lidar, radar interferometry, and microgravity in a GIS framework Texas GIS Community Meeting, Austin, Texas, April 18, 2017
Milliken, K. Mudrocks and the scale of grains and pores South Texas Geological Society, San Antonio, Texas, April 12, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. Regional depositional framework of the southern part of the Eastern Shelf of the Permian Basin Bureau of Economic Geology, San Angelo State University undergraduate students, Austin, Texas, April 7, 2017
Osmond, J. Characterization of faults on the flanks of the Llano Uplift for application to understanding seismogenic faults in the subsurface of the Fort Worth Basin AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibition, Houston, Tex., April 5, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Global Implications of the U.S. Shale Scene: Millennials, It’s in Your Hands Now AAPG ACE 2017 100th APPG Anniversary, Theme 11: Future of Energy: Essential Tools for the Next Generation of Geoscientists, Houston, Texas, April 5, 2017
Dunlap, D. B. Using Ultrahigh-Resolution 3-D Seismic Data to Better Delineate Mass-Flow Deposits within Complex Salt Structures AAPG ACE, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Houston, Tex., April 5, 2017
Hentz, T. F. Cleveland and Marmaton tight-gas sandstones: sequence framework, depositional facies, and production trends, northwest Anadarko Basin the Panhandle Geological Society, Amarillo, Texas, April 5, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Managing Water Risks Related to Increasing Unconventional Oil and Gas Production in the U.S. AAPG Annual Meeting, American Association of Petroleum Engineers, Houston, Tex., April 5, 2017
Treviño, R. H. Offshore CO2 storage resource assessment of the northwest Gulf of Mexico Inner Continental Shelf, Upper Texas–Western Louisiana Coast AAPG Annual Convention and Exhibit, AAPG, Houston, Tex., April 5, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Global Energy Security and Poverty AAPG ACE 2017 100th APPG Anniversary, Special Session/DEG/EMD forum:, Houston, Texas, April 4, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. Living on the moon: lessons for Mars AAPG Annual Convention and Exposition, Houston, Texas, April 4, 2017
Dutton, S. P. Preservation of reservoir quality by chlorite grain coats in high-temperature Wilcox sandstones, Rio Grande delta system, western Gulf of Mexico American Association of Petroleum Geologists annual convention, Houston, Texas, April 4, 2017
Meckel, T. Saturations of migrating buoyant fluids from invasion percolation flow simulation using small-scale, high-resolution geologic models with realistic heterogeneity AAPG Annual Meeting, Houston, Tex., April 3, 2017
Laubach, S. E. Lander, R. H., and Laubach, S. E., Interaction of fracture development and quartz cementation AAPG Annual Convention, Diagenesis Research Group meeting, Houston, Tex., April 3, 2017
Olariu, M. I. Offshore CO2 Storage Resource Assessment of the Northwest Gulf of Mexico Inner Continental Shelf, Upper Texas – Western Louisiana Coast (presenters: R. Trevino, T. Meckel, M. I. Olariu, D. Dunlap, M. Deangelo, J. Lu, R. Sabbagh, A. Klokov, H. Hosseini, A. Goudarzi) AAPG Annual Meeting, Houston, April 2, 2017
Duffy, O. B. Lateral mobility of minibasins during shortening: insights from the SE Precaspian Basin, Kazakhstan Annual Conference, AAPG, Houston, April 2, 2017
March
Covault, J. Quantitative Clastics Laboratory overview Thursday Tech Talk, Chevron, Houston, Tex., March 30, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Changing Water Budget Related to Transitioning from Conventional to Unconventional Oil Production in the Permian Basin Society of Petroleum Engineers, Houston, Tex., March 29, 2017
Tinker, S. W. U.S. Energy Security and the Role of Shale East Texas Geological Society's Prospect and Tech Expo, Tyler, Texas, March 28, 2017
Eichhubl, P. Geomechanics of induced seismicity Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, March 24, 2017
Eichhubl, P. Natural fracture growth in unconventional hydrocarbon reservoirs: Rates, mechanisms, and implications for flow Energy and Geoscience Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, March 23, 2017
Hennings, P. TexNet-CISR Town Council Meeting, City of Irving, Irving, Tex., March 22, 2017
Paine, J. G. Detecting buried paleosols in Quaternary coastal-plain strata using geophysical logs 30th Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems (SAGEEP), Denver, Colorado, March 21, 2017
Milliken, K. AAPG Distinguished Lecture Tour: Mudrocks (shales, mudstones) at the scale of grains and pores: current understanding: presented to SUNY Binghamton, Virginia Tech, University of West Virginia, University of Nebraska, Pittsburgh Association of Petroleum Geologists, St. Mary's University (Halifax, Nova Scotia) March 19, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Analyst Spotlight: The Bakken Under The Microscope (with Svetlana Ikonnikova) DUG Rockies: Bakken and Niobrara, Denver, Colorado, March 16, 2017
Andrews, J. R. Geomorphic characterization of thermokarst lakes on the North Slope, Alaska The Geological Society of America South-Central Section 51st Annual Meeting, The Geological Society of America, San Antonio, Tex., March 13, 2017
Saylam, K. Quantifying the bathymetry of the lower Colorado River basin, Arizona, with airborne Lidar American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS), Baltimore, Md., March 12, 2017
Treviño, R. H. Offshore CO2 storage resource assessment of the northern Gulf of Mexico (Texas-Louisiana) Southeast Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnership Stakeholders’ Annual Meeting, SECARB, Atlanta, Ga., March 9, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Role of Oil and Gas in the Future Energy Mix Marathon Pipe Line LLC Senior Leadership Conference, Findlay, Ohio, March 8, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Panel Discussion Participation Marathon Pipe Line LLC Senior Leadership Conference, Findlay, Ohio, March 8, 2017
Ambrose, W. A. Depositional history of the upper Wilcox Group and lower Reklaw Formation, northern Bee County, Texas South Texas Geological Society, San Antonio, Texas, March 8, 2017
Milliken, K. Diagenesis of mudrocks (day of lecture and laboratory exercises) Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, March 7, 2017
Sun, A. Y. Quantifying rainfall and soil moisture patterns using a network approach 2017 Texas Weather Conference, Austin, Tex., March 3, 2017
Peng, S. Investigation on multi-phase fluid imbibition in shale through synchrotron based dynamic micro-CT imaging Mudrock Systems Research Laboratory Annual Meeting, Bureau of Economic Geology, UT Austin, Austin, Tex., March 2, 2017
Caldwell, T. Drought, flood and everywhere in between: a hydrologic view of Texas from satellites and sensors San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, Collectors’ Society Seminar Series, San Angelo, Tex., March 2, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Crazy World of Energy: What’s a SAGE Person to Think? UT OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) Sage, Austin, Texas, March 1, 2017
Peng, S. Application of mercury injection capillary pressure in mudrock: conformance and compression corrections Mudrock Systems Research Laboratory Annual Meeting, Bureau of Economic Geology, UT Austin, Austin, Tex., March 1, 2017
February
Meckel, T. CarbonSAFE pre-feasibility study CarbonSAFE project stakeholder meeting, Houston, Tex., February 28, 2017
Jeong, H. Cost-optimal design of pressure-based leakage monitoring networks considering geological uncertainty GCCC Sponsors Meeting, Houston, Tex., February 27, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Three E’s of America’s Energy Future: Energy, Economy, and Environment NRECA (National Rural Electric Cooperative Association) Annual Meeting at Tech Advantage 2017 Conference and Expo, San Diego, California, February 27, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Development and Application of User-Inspired Research Aspen Institute Energy Governance Series, Aspen, Colorado, February 26, 2017
Covault, J. Predictive organization of intra-slope basin submarine fans Northsiders' Luncheon, Houston Geological Society, Spring, Tex., February 23, 2017
Meckel, T. Experimentally tested invasion percolation modeling of buoyancy-driven flow Center for Subsurface Energy Security, Austin, Tex., February 17, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Secure Energy for America Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Distinguished Scientist Seminar Series, Berkeley, California, February 17, 2017
Pierre, J. P. Assessing Viability of the Spot-tailed Earless Lizard in Texas (Authors: Ryberg, W. A., Hibbitts, T. J., LaDuc, T. J., Wolaver, B. D., Pierre, J. P., Labay, B. J., Wright, I., Duran, C. M.) 53rd Annual Meeting, Texas Chapter of The Wildlife Society, San Antonio, Tex., February 16, 2017
Meckel, T. High-resolution 3D seismic experience and potential for collaboration RITE, Tokyo, Japan, February 15, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Energy Security and Energy Poverty Stanford University Precourt Institute Energy & Natural Gas Initiative Seminar, Stanford, California, February 15, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Secure Energy for America Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Deputy Director for Science and Technology Colloquium, Livermore, California, February 14, 2017
Meckel, T. Applications of short-offset high-resolution 3D seismic technology: Quaternary studies, gas migration systems, and carbon dioxide storage Annual P-Cable Users Meeting, Oslo, Norway, February 8, 2017
Gülen, G. Threats and opportunities for gas burn in power generation Gas/Electric Partnership, Conference XXV, Houston, Tex., February 8, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Critical Role of Efficiency in the Global Energy Future2017 SPEER (South-central Partnership for Energy Efficiency as a Resource) Summit, Austin, Texas, February 7, 2017
Gülen, G. U.S. natural gas outlooks The University of Texas at Austin Energy Week, Austin, Tex., February 7, 2017
Fairhurst, B. Forecast the Development of the Permian to Identify Future Growth and Opportunities DeMatteo Monness, Webcast, February 2, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Waltz of the Five Es 2017 Renewable Energy Law Conference, Austin, Texas, February 1, 2017
January
Fairhurst, B. Forecast the Development of the Permian to Identify Future Growth and Opportunities American Business Conferences, Permian Production Optimization Strategies Summit 2017: Optimize Production and Reduce Cost, Houston, Tex., January 31, 2017
Fairhurst, B. Strategies for Optimizing Returns and Controlling Costs to Maximize Permian Assets: How Can We Make the Most of the Permian in the Here and Now (Keynote Address) American Business Conferences, Permian Production Optimization Strategies Summit 2017: Optimize Production and Reduce Cost, Houston, Tex., January 31, 2017
Tinker, S. W. Energy, Economy, and Environment and the Importance of Energy Education PowerSouth Trustee Update, Fort Walton Beach, Florida, January 27, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Three E’s of America’s Energy Future: Energy, Environment and Economy North Dakota Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives, Bismarck State College 38th Annual Energy Generation Conference (EGC), Bismarck, North Dakota, January 26, 2017
Hennings, P. TexNet-CISR Pecos Town Council Meeting, Town of Pecos, Pecos, Tex., January 26, 2017
Tinker, S. W. The Three E’s of America’s Energy Future: Energy, Environment and Economy North Dakota Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives, Bismarck State College 38th Annual Energy Generation Conference (EGC), Bismarck, North Dakota, January 25, 2017
Covault, J. Predictive organization of intra-slope basin submarine fans Geoscience Technology Workshop Deepwater and Shelf Reservoirs: Big Data, New Knowledge and Analytics for Enhanced Results, AAPG, Houston, Tex., January 24, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Comparison of Total Water Storage Anomalies from Global Hydrologic and Land Surface Models and New GRACE Satellite Solutions Bureau of Economic Geology, Austin, Tex., January 20, 2017
Meckel, T. Applications of short-offset high-resolution 3D seismic technology: Quaternary studies, gas migration systems, and carbon dioxide storage U.S. Geological Survey, Marine Science Center, Santa Cruz, Calif., January 18, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Global Models Underestimate Extremes in Water Storage Trends Relative to GRACE Satellite Data SUSTech University, Shenzhen, China, January 15, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Comparison of Total Water Storage Anomalies from Global Hydrologic and Land Surface Models and New GRACE Satellite Solutions Wuhan, China, Chinese Academy of Sciences, January 10, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Comparison of New Grace Satellite Data for Hydrologic Applications Intl. Perspectives on Water Resources and the Environment Conference, Wuhan, China, January 6, 2017
Scanlon, B. R. Water Resources Management in the U.S. Southwestern Regions Intl. Perspectives on Water Resources and the Environment Conference, Wuhan, China, January 5, 2017
Young, M. H. TexNet-CISR: An Integrated Response to Seismicity in Texas Critical Issues Program webinar, American Geosciences Institute, , 2017
Young, M. H. Characterizing Soil and Landscape Attributes at Different Scales: Applications in Desert Ecosystems Brazilian Soil Physics Meeting, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, , 2017
Young, M. H. Improving Soil Models by Connecting Scientific Disciplines Community Surface Dynamics Modeling System, Annual Meeting, Boulder, Colo., , 2017
Young, M. H. Time Series Analysis of Energy Production and Associated Landscape Fragmentation in the Eagle Ford Shale Play South Texas Geological Society Meeting, San Antonio, Tex., , 2017