The next generation of innovators displayed the latest research projects geared toward offshore technology applications during the 2015 Offshore Technology Conference's (OTC) University R&D Showcase in Houston.
This article was orginially published on The University of Texas at Austin home page. It's a close-up look at UT energy research, with a segment focused on petroleum engineering, and is the first in a series of stories examining our strengths as the energy university.
One hundred years ago, the first woman to receive an engineering degree from The University of Texas at Austin graduated.
Welcome to the Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin. Petroleum engineering is an exciting field of professionals dedicated to providing energy that powers a modern society. Our department is committed to educating the next generation of petroleum engineering leaders who will improve our quality of life. UT PGE is home to the #1 petroleum engineering graduate program and the #2 petroleum engineering undergraduate program. Our tradition of excellence stems from strong curriculum, world-class faculty educators, and an unmatched research program.
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George H. Fancher Professorship in Petroleum Engineering and The Lois K. & Richard D. Folger Leadership Chair
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The Center for Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering (CPGE) is the research center of the PGE department that produces innovative faculty and student research. The top-rated program conducts $22.7 million annually in research, more than any other U.S. petroleum engineering program, through 11 major areas with almost 85 sponsors and partners.