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 Expert  723773

Expert in Exploration Geophysics, Seismic Interpretation

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Wyoming (WY)
Education Work History Career Accomplishments Consulting Services Expert Witness

Summary of Expertise:

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Expert provides subsurface stratigraphic and structural maps, based upon interpretation of geophysical data (primarily seismic data) as appropriate to the project. When and where necessary, he integrates surface geological data into the prospect analysis.

geologic mapping

He has a Bachelor's Degree in Geology and 35 years of experience in that field. He is able to integrate all aspects and concepts of geology into a project, as needed. He maintains a library of current research and updates it as concepts change.


Expert has a Bachelor's Degree and 35 years of experience in Geophysics. He has specialized in Petroleum Geophysics, primarily focusing on exploration seismology and seismic interpretation. He has achieved Certified Petroleum Geophysicist through the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, and is an active member of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists.

seismic analysis



Expert is able to undertake surface geologic mapping, as required, and as a petroleum explorationist, has specialized in 'soft rock' related studies. He often creates subsurface maps for petroleum exploration. Field work is second nature to all explorationists.

sedimentary rock

As related to petroleum exploration, Expert is prepared to study a basin for suitability as an exploration target, integrating tectonics and organic sourcing for petroleum potential. Basin analysis requires a thorough understanding of depositional environments and the implications of sediment source (and probable changes in sources) through time.


Expert is a Certified Petroleum Geophysicist through the American Association of Petroleum Geologists; seismic interpretation is his primary exploration tool. He can design and execute a survey program, and interpret the data to locate potential exploration targets, integrating the geological parameters needed to increase success rates.

seismic interpretation






subsurface exploration

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1980   B. S.   Geophysics   University of Utah  
1980   B. S.   Geology   University of Utah  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

1989 to





Consulting Geophysicist


Seismic Interpretation, prospect evaluation; consultant to the petroleum industry, Rocky Mountain region

1999 to 2008


Big Horn Airways



Air-Taxi Pilot


On-call pilot for all-weather on-demand Air-Taxi operation, using Cessna 340 and Cessna 414 equipment; based in Casper, Wyoming

1980 to 1989


Unocal Corporation






Staff Geophysicist; prospect generation and evaluation; seismic interpretation and exploration

1973 to 1978


Interwest Aviation



Flight Instructor/Air Taxi Pilot


Primary, advanced, and instrument flight instructor; on-demand all-weather Air-Taxi pilot

Career Accomplishments:



Certified Petroleum Geophysicist (AAPG); Certified Professional Geologist (AIPG); Wyoming Professional Geologist

Government Experience:
Agency   Role   Description
Bureau of Land Management   Consultant   Advise on practicalities of unitization agreements based on seismic data

Consulting Services:
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