Katherine Rose Aurand wins SPE’s Student Paper Contest

The SPE European Student Paper Contest 2015 was held in Budapest yesterday. Our Ph.D candidate Katherine Rose Aurand won first prize in the Doctorate Division with the presentation “Enhancing oil recovery with nanoparticle-enriched waterflooding”. A panel composed of experts from all over Europe listened and asked questions to the candidates before the winner was designated. As the winner Katie is invited to participate in the international competition, to be held under SPE ATCE in Houston at the end of September. Congratulations, Katie!

Katie together with the winners in the Undergraduate and Masters Divisions