Department of Energy Resources: Research Day 2018
On November 30, 2018, the Department of Energy Resources arranged its annual Research Day. The goal of the day is to showcase PhD and MSc research in geosciences and reservoir engineering.
The visitors were treated to poster sessions, project proposals and presentations.
«The main purpose was to expose masters students to industry, where they present project proposals for their future theses. In addition we had poster sessions where PhDs and staff presented research performed at the department,» says Alejandro Escalona, Head of Department.
The department boasts an international environment with scientific staff conducting research into energy resources, technology for improved oil recovery (IOR), decision analysis, and geosciences.
20 companies participated and 70 people between students, staff, and industry visitors attended.
The day was arranged with oral and poster presentations and closed with a panel discussion to better understand how to increase collaboration between the department and industry.