Congratulations to Brandon Shuck and Andrew Gase who were among the winners of the 2018 GeoPRISMS AGU Student Prize! The GeoPRISMS AGU Student Prize is awarded to students for outstanding research presented as either a talk or poster presentation at the annual AGU Fall meeting. Each year two students receive a $500 cash prize and […]
The UTIG Geophysics Blog
Stories and updates from the University of Texas Institute for Geophysics.
Landon Lockhart is a graduate research assistant at UTIG and a PhD student at the Jackson School of Geosciences. His research uses data gathered at the Mad Dog Field in the Gulf of Mexico to refine a new technique which predicts pressure at deep water drilling sites. The technique known as full stress tensor (FES) was […]
Ginny Catania is a professor at the Jackson School of Geosciences and a research scientist at UTIG. She joined the University of Texas at Austin as UTIG research associate in 2005 and began teaching at the Department of Geological Sciences as assistant professor in 2009, becoming associate professor in 2013. At the department, she teaches […]
Tianyi Sun, a graduate research assistant at UTIG and a student at the Jackson School of Geosciences, has received the Outstanding Student Presentation Award for a presentation she gave at the 99th AMS Annual Meeting in Phoenix last month. This is the second time Tianyi has won the Outstanding Student Presentation Award. The AMS (American […]
By Constantino Panagopulos It is December, 2018, and Repsol has just signed to rejoin the Gulf Basin Depositional Synthesis (GBDS) program, an industry-supported study of the Gulf of Mexico spearheaded by The University of Texas Institute for Geophysics (UTIG). Program director John Snedden knows that the Spanish energy giant’s return to GBDS not only marks […]