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Call For Abstracts

The Call for Abstracts for the SMU Geothermal Lab conference Power Plays: Drilling into Geothermal Energy Applications, January 10-11, 2018 on the SMU campus in Dallas, Texas, closed on October 13, 2017.  We have a couple of slots open for speakers and posters so can accept a few more abstracts.  

 

You’re invited to submit an abstract for the poster session, a 15-20 minute oral presentation, or a panel discussion.  Interactive discussions of case studies and projects in the planning stages are highlighted.


Topics include:

  • Reservoirs: exploration, enhancement and productivity
  • Drilling and Downhole Advancements: oil & gas laterals, geothermal hydroshearing
  • Engineering Techniques: heat extraction, technology
  • Novel Applications: deep direct use for utilities or buildings, micro to macro generation
  • Case Studies and Planned Project Discussions: approaches, challenges, solutions

Submit your abstract by email to geothermal@smu.edu as soon as possible and include:

  • Author name(s)
  • Organization name(s)
  • Presentation title
  • Abstract, 1-2 pages
  • Prefer Oral Presentation or Poster Session?
  • Bio of presenter
  • Photo of presenter

 

We will let you know if your presentation has been selected, and whether you have been assigned a speaker slot or poster session.

Contact Maria Richards at mrichard@smu.edu or 214-768-1975 for more information or to discuss your topic.

Submit your abstract by email to geothermal@smu.edu as soon as possible.

We look forward to learning about your research, demonstration project, or innovative idea.