Petroleum Geology (GEOL 463.3)

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Syllabus / Public content Section Term Instructor
GEOL 463 02 January 2017 Luis Buatois (primary instructor)
GEOL 463 02 January 2016 Robin Renaut , Luis Buatois (primary instructor)


The composition and physical properties of petroleum. Organic matter evolution, maturation, and migration of hydrocarbons from source rock to reservoir. Introduction to petroleum exploration, development and recovery methods, and the main types of reservoirs and traps.


GEOL 224, 245, and GEOL 258.

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