Nicholas Harris

Professor, Faculty of Science - Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Admin

Winter Term 2021 (1740)

IPG 514 - Petroleum Basin Analysis

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Classification and evolution of sedimentary basins; tectonics and sedimentation; methods of sedimentary basin analysis; basin forming mechanisms: classification of basins in a plate-tectonic context; discussion of individual basin types: controls on accommodation and stratigraphic architecture; evaluation of burial and thermal history of sedimentary basins; migration and entrapment in sedimentary basins; exploration applications of basin modeling. [Faculty of Science]

LECTURE B1 (174096662)

IPG 610 - Seminar and Field Trips

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

May take place all in one week. Series of seminars covering topics such as risk analysis, resource law, resource economics, land issues, environmental impact, government programs, equity markets and their regulation, reserve estimation, downstream petroleum industry, world energy supply and demand, nonconventional hydrocarbon sources. Field trips may include local Alberta geology, visits to drill rigs, enhanced oil recovery operations, and the archival core storage facilities. Attendance is mandatory. The course will be graded on a credit /no credit system. This course may require the payment of additional fees. [Faculty of Science]

SEMINAR B1 (174043937)