Monthly luncheon meetings are on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. Meetings are held at the Carrasco Room located behind the Scharbauer Student Center at Midland College, 3600 N. Garfield St. Lunch starts at 11:30 am, meeting is called to order at 12 noon.
January 17th‚ 2017
|Chronostratigraphic Evolution of the Midland and Palo Duro Basins: The PABZT Project||Dr. Dustin E. Sweet‚ Assistant Professor‚ Texas Tech University. Abstract & Bio Presentation|
|February 21st‚ 2017||Rock-Based Integrated Reservoir Characterization: How to Describe a Core and How to Build a Sequence Stratigraphic Model||Dr. Robert F. Lindsay‚ Consultant & Professor‚ Lindsay Consulting LLC BYU. Abstract & Bio|
|March 21st‚ 2017||Recent Developments in the Use of Big Data; Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence in Upstream E&P||Dr. Susan Nash‚ Director of Innovation and Emerging Science / Technology‚ AAPG. Abstract & Bio Presentation|
|April 18th‚ 2017||The Geologic and Biogenic Controls on the Abundance of Organic Matter in Hydrocarbon Source Rocks||Dr. Mohamed Zobaa‚ Senior Lecturer of Geology‚ UTPB. Abstract & Bio|
|May 16th‚ 2017||Depositional Model for the Southern Delaware Basin||Dr. Harry Rowe‚ Research Scientist‚ Bureau of Economic Geology. Abstract & Bio|
|June – July 2017||SUMMER BREAK||SUMMER BREAK|
|August 15th‚ 2017||Eolian-Transported Dust in the Permian of the Western US – Implications for Paleoclimate and Source-Rock Formation||Dr. Lynn Soreghan‚ James Roy Maxey Professor‚ The University of Oklahoma. Abstract & Bio|
|September 19th‚ 2017||The Onset of Plate Tectonics on Earth: A Planet in Transition between 2 and 3 Ga||Dr. Kent Condie‚ Professor Emeritus of Geochemistry‚ New Mexico Tech. Abstract & Bio|
|October 17th‚ 2017||TBA||Scott Shelley‚ Geologist‚ Concho Resources. Abstract & Bio|
|November 21st‚ 2017||TBA||TBA. Abstract & Bio|
To access Archived talks from the previous years, please click here.