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Petroleum Geophysics

Masters Degree Program M.Sc. in Geophysics with a Specialization in Petroleum Geophysics

Program will be taught at:
The Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences
University of Houston

Subsequent Program Start Date: January 2014

Application Deadline for Spring 2014: November 8, 2013

Class times: Fridays 1-5 pm, Saturdays 8 am-4:30 pm, Wednesdays, exam only 7-10pm.
Each class has three weekends with Friday and Saturday classes followed by a fourth Friday Class. The following Wednesday is the normally scheduled exam time.

DateInstructor(s)
6381 - Petroleum Geology
Jan. 17 - Feb. 12, 2014 Dr. Don Van Nieuwenhuise
University of Houston
6350 - Advanced Structural Geology
Feb. 14 - Mar. 12, 2014 Dr. Michael Murphy
University of Houston
6395 - Petroleum Seismology
Mar. 21 - Apr. 16, 2014 Dr. Hua-Wei Zhou
University of Houston
6380 - Sequence Stratigraphy
May 2-21, 2014 Dr. Janok Bhattacharya
McMaster & University of Houston
6397 - Petrophysics and Formation Evaluation
May 30 - Jun. 25, 2014 Dr. Michael Myers
University of Houston
6390 - 3D Seismic Interpretation I
Jun. 27 - Jul. 30, 2014 Dr. Pete Emmet
University of Houston
6393 - Seismic Amplitude Interpretation
Aug. 1-27, 2014 Dr. Fred Hilterman
University of Houston
7333 - Seismic Wave and Ray Theory
Aug. 29 - Sep. 24, 2014 Dr. Leon Thomsen
University of Houston
7341 - Geophysical Data Processing
Sep. 26 - Oct. 22, 2014 Dr. Steve Hill
University of Houston
7330 - Potential Fields Methods
Oct. 24 - Nov. 19, 2014 Dr. Dale Bird
University of Houston
6397 - Rock and Fluid Physics
Jan. 23 - Feb 18, 2015 Dr. John Castagna
University of Houston
7323 - Borehole Geophysics
Feb. 20 - Mar. 18, 2015 Dr. Robert Stewart
University of Houston
6397 - Capstone Project
Mar. 15 - May 11, 2015 Faculty
University of Houston

Contact Information

Department Chairman:
Dr. Hua-Wei Zhou

Director, Professional Geoscience Programs:
Dr. Donald S. Van Nieuwenhuise
Phone: 713-743-3423
Fax: 713-748-7906
Email: donvann@uh.edu

Department of Earth & Atmospheric Science
University of Houston
Houston, Texas 77204-5007