Oil and Gas
Description:Reservoir stimulation, maintenance and optimal recovery

Market Need:Fossil Energy Recovery, Natural Gas Processing, Reliable and Safe Well Stimulation/Restimulation

Vision:Create, demonstrate and commercialize technology for major increase in hydrocarbon extraction efficiency

Goals:Develop reliable methods for prediction and control of well lifetime and productivity.
 

Faculty
 
Zhang, Xueyi
Applied Research Laboratory
 
Eden, Timothy J
Earth & Mineral Sciences
 
Algharib, Meshal
Ayala, Luis F
Emami-Meybodi, Hamid
Ertekin, Turgay
Johns, Russell
Karpyn, Zuleima
Liu, Shimin
Mehrabian, Amin
Morgan, Eugene
Srinivasan, Sanjay
Wang, John
Elsworth, Derek
Marone, Chris
Saffer, Demian
Zhu, Tieyuan
Hellmann, Jr, John R
Engineering
 
Fox, Pat
Li, Li
Qiu, Tong
Warner, Nathan
Ni, Rui
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Resources
 
Research Centers
 
3S Laboratory
Africa Array
Agriculture and Shale Law
Appalachian Basin Black Shale Group
Center for Geomechanics, Geofluids, and Geohazards
CyberScience Institute
EMS Energy Institute
Geographic Information Systems
Geovista Center
Machine Learning and Applications
Marcellus Shale and Natural Gas
Pike Group
Shale Gas Innovation and Commercialization Center
Shale Hills Critical Zone Observatory
Shale Training and Education
Sustainability at Smeal
Facilities
 
Applied Research Lab
Center for Quantitative Imaging Lab
Deep Ocean Test Facility
Materials Characterization Lab
Philadelphia Navy Yard
Rock Mechanics Laboratory
Top Energy Training
Skills
 
Engineering Statistics and Machine Learning Lab
Market Centers
 
Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research
Organization
 
Chemical Engineering
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Energy and Mineral Engineering
Energy, Business and Finance
Geography
Geosciences
Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering
Petroleum & Natural Gas