Professor and Team Receive SEG's Honorable Mention in Best Paper Category

May 29, 2015

Dr. Carlos Torres-Verdin and his research team are receiving an honorable mention in the Best Paper category for the Society of Exploration Geophysicists’ (SEG) 2015 Honors and Awards. The paper, titled “Pore-Scale Modeling of Electrical Resistivity and Permeability in FIB-SEM Images of Organic Mudrock” was published in SEG’s journal, “Geophysics,” in May 2014 and earned the second-place designation for its description of a new pore-scale method to quantify petrophysical properties of hydrocarbon-bearing shale. A team of Vahid Shabro, Shaina Kelly, Dr. Kamy Sepehrnoori and Dr. Andre Revil (professor, Colorado School of Mines) coauthored the paper.  Read more...