Yusak Setiawan

Yusak Setiawan

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Yusak Setiawan is currently an Independent Geologist based in Jakarta Indonesia. Prior to that he was the Country Manager for Murphy Oil in Jakarta. He holds an S1 degree in Geology with honors from Institute of Technology, Bandung, Indonesia and MSc degree in Geology from the Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, USA. Prior to his tenure with Murphy, he worked with Unocal, Chevron, and Hess in various geographic locations such as Jakarta, Balikpapan, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur and Houston. His work has been both in exploration and development including deepwater projects. His main interest is using state-of-the-art technology for exploration. Yusak can speak English and Indonesian fluently and can also speak some Thai.



  • 26504 The main objective of this talk is to give the students an overview of most aspects of the petroleum industry from the first hand technical professional who has been in the industry for more than 20 years. Topics covered include definition, Life cycle of oil and gas business, Data Acquisition and Data Interpretation Basic understanding of petroleum such as definition, history, product and why it is so important is discussed in the first part. The second part guides the student through different stages of petroleum exploration and development. The last two chapters explain how the data is acquired, interpreted and how finally at the end oil is found. Introduction to Petroleum Industry
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