108 Development of Unconventional Oil & Gas Resources

Wednesday, April 2, 2014: 8:00 AM
Fountain Room (Hilton New Orleans Riverside)
Description:
This session is looking for papers that focus on emerging energy sources and the role the next generation of chemical engineers and chemical engineering technology will have in the area of Sustainable Development of Unconventional Oil & Gas Resources. Topics may include, but are not limited to: development of unconventional hydrocarbon resources such as tight oil and gas, shale oil and gas, tar sands, deep water oil and gas, product-interchangeability, public policy, technical developments in extraction methods, conversion of biological sources to traditional fuels, life cycle issues, and efficiency improvements. Related areas, such as air quality, water and other resource management and environmental/societal concerns, are also welcome.

Sponsor:
Topical 6: 14th Topical Conference on Gas Utilization
Co-Sponsor(s):
Young Professionals Committee (YPC) (18C), Topical 7: 17th Topical on Refinery Processing (T7), Environmental Division (09), Fuels and Petrochemicals Division (16), Shale Gas and Tight Oil (T2), 2nd International Conference on Upstream Engineering and Flow Assurance (T9)

Chair:
William Rooney
Email: william.rooney@uop.com

Co-chairs:
Kendall Fosse
Email: fosse.kendall@gmail.com

Debalina Sengupta
Email: debalina.sengupta@gmail.com