Cockrell School of Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin


Unconventional resources research includes areas such as rock imaging, well monitoring, fluid production, water management, well construction, fracture fluid additives, gas hydrates and rock microstructure.

Faculty:

Matt Balhoff

Hugh Daigle

Mojdeh Delshad

Nicolas Espinoza

John Foster

Ken Gray

Zoya Heidari

Quoc Nguyen

Larry Lake

Ryosuke Okuno

Jon Olson

Masa Prodanovic

Kamy Sepehrnoori

Mukul Sharma

Carlos Torres-Verdin

Eric van Oort

Research Highlights

UT PGE faculty conduct $16 million in research a year by working on significant industry and federal projects. They specialize in 12 major research areas with almost 85 partners.