Thank you to all of those who attended our annual Pizza Meet and Greet! We had a great turn out and look forward to doing it again next year.
This month our lunch speaker on February 15th, is Chris Williams, who will be talking about; Utilizing Image Logs (OMRI, XRMI) to create Turbidite . . . → Read More: President’s Letter – February 2017
Title: Utilizing Image Logs (OMRI, XRMI) to create, Turbidite Litho-Facies based upon, Bouma’ Facies Model
Chris Williams, Halliburton.
From the earliest days of oil exploration, how to convert log response to rock type and gain outcrop level detailed data has been the goal of many geologists. Coring the whole well would accomplish this, but . . . → Read More: LGS Luncheon – February 2017
Hope you had a Merry Christmas and are off to a great start in 2017! The LGS is rolling into the New Year with a filled out slate of lunch speakers and a professional/student eat and greet event.
This month our lunch speaker on January 18th, is Derek Beckett from the CoreLabs and his . . . → Read More: President’s Letter – January 2017
Title: Enhanced Oil Recovery in Unconventional Formations: Gas Cycling
The problems involved in improving recovery from 5% OOIP to better than 20 – 30% OOIP using gas cycling are illustrated and definition of the terminology encountered and the mechanism of vaporization and condensation in nanopore structures discussed. Additional laboratory evaluation of the fluids, both . . . → Read More: LGS Luncheon – January 2017
The Shreveport Geological Society offers scholarships for undergraduate and graduate study in geology-related programs to encourage innovation in the field and help you reach your dreams. The deadline to apply is February 17, 2017. Please read the information at their site HERE below before submitting an application.
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. . . → Read More: SGS 2017 Scholarship Fund Application
For more information on the scholarship please contact James Gamble at (337) 781-3294.
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Cajuns in Christmas Valley: An Update on the 2016 Oregon Camel Expedition
Kristin Ball, Abigail Breaux, Jean Pierre Dupuy, Jr., Byron Ebner, Gage Seaux
Geoscience Students, University of Louisiana, Lafayette
The University of Louisiana Geology Museum completed summer fieldwork under the direction of Dr. James Martin and Dr. Jennifer Hargrave from June . . . → Read More: LGS Luncheon – December 2016
I hope you all had a good Thanksgiving and are looking forward to a New Year!
The December meeting of LGS will be held jointly with the South West Louisiana Geophysical Society on TUESDAY, December 13th (please note this is not our usual day) from 11:30am to 1:00pm. Kristin Ball, Abigail Breaux, Jean Pierre . . . → Read More: President’s Letter – December 2016