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Low-maturity Boquillas Formation (Eagle Ford Formation–equivalent) organic-lean calcareous mudrock samples collected from outcrop were heated in gold tubes under confining pressure to investigate the evolution of organic matter (OM) pores and mineral pores.
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Events Blog

 

Be a Part of History and Celebrate AAPG's 100th Anniversary with a Centennial Sponsorship Package!

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Share your ideas, innovations and experiences at the Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC) and be part of the most vibrant and vital integrated science and technology event for unconventional play development.

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ACE is one of the world’s premier geoscience events that is completely created and hosted by geoscientists for geoscientists; therefore, your company’s support translates into a valuable return on investment for our shared industry success. We invite you to book your exhibit space and reserve your sponsorship now and share this milestone with us.

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Book your space for this once-in-a-lifetime event. AAPG is celebrating its 100 Year Anniversary and now is your golden opportunity to showcase your latest innovations, solutions and services to the most recognized, expert geoscientists from around the globe that only a premier geoscience event like ACE attracts. .

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As these are challenging times in our industry, we understand the need to be strategic and judicious with your company’s marketing and sponsorship investments. Secure your sponsorships now for ACE 2017 and choose the mix of items, events and activities that align with the specific marketing goals of your business.

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Explorer Emphasis

 

Can the oil and gas industry innovate its way out of a dismal period for exploration? And just how bad is the global exploration picture?

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Foundation Update

 

Geoscience students researching energy related theses can count on support from the AAPG Foundation – especially during the down times. Investing in education is a top priority for the Foundation. During the 2016-17 grant cycle, AAPG Foundation will award $269,000 to master’s and doctorate students worldwide.

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Learn! Blog

 

While multi-rotor drones have flexibility and can work in tight spaces, they may not have the enough range and cannot carry enough weight for large projects. Fixed-wing drones can often provide the solution needed for a large surveying or surface geology study. Welcome to an interview with Lyndon Nance, who discusses his experiences with large mapping projects in which he uses fixed-wing drones.

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Small drones, both fixed wing and multirotor, are tools well suited to capturing the imagery required for aerial mapping. The requirements for getting started in this business are less than one might think, but there's a significant difference between an attractive looking map and an accurate product. Welcome to an interview with Jeff Campbell, managing partner of Vertical Aspect, the managing partner of Vertical Aspect, a small company specializing in consulting, training and sales of products associated with UAV (drone) mapping.

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Denver Colorado United States 10 January, 2017 10 January, 2017 35007
 
Denver, Colorado, United States
10 January 2017

This course will consist of lecture and exercises to assist the new industry energy professionals with understanding the principles of petroleum economics; including the value of money, quantifying financials risks in petroleum investments, rates of return, forecasting cash flows and the fundamentals of capital budgeting.

Houston Texas United States 24 January, 2017 25 January, 2017 33528
 
Houston, Texas, United States
24-25 January 2017

The goal of this event is to bring together new technologies and developments in both exploring for new frontiers and developing known provinces in both deepwater and shelf environments. The event brings together geology, geochemistry, engineering, and geophysics.

The Woodlands Texas United States 07 March, 2017 08 March, 2017 34426
 
The Woodlands, Texas, United States
7-8 March 2017

HGS Applied Geoscience Conference (AGC)

"Integrated Approaches of Unconventional Reservoir Assessment and Optimization"

Location: Anadarko Conference Center, The Woodlands, TX

Sponsorship available!

Houston Texas United States 01 April, 2017 01 April, 2017 33585
 
Houston, Texas, United States
1 April 2017

Midland Texas United States 29 April, 2017 02 May, 2017 34346
 
Midland, Texas, United States
29 April - 2 May 2017

Save the date for the Southwest Section Annual Convention. April 29, 2017 in Midland Texas.

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