Sometimes in college, an event stands out as the point when all the hard work and learning comes into focus. For Randy Barta (B.S. '76, Geology), that happened at the University of Houston Geology Field Camp.
The long oil industry and academic career of Robert E. Sheriff, an emeritus professor and benefactor of the University of Houston's Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, is described in an article in the oil industry trade magazine, Geo ExPro Vol. 11, no. 4.
Students win Top Poster Awards at Annual Africa Oil Exploration and Production Conference
Winners include two Ph.D. students and one undergraduate.
Two EAS Graduate Students Receive 2014 AAPG Student Research Grants
Highly competitive grants support geosciences research.
Saylor Part of Team Evaluating Changes in Surface Elevation of the Tibetan Plateau
Group used stable isotope analysis of snail shells.