SMU Geothermal Lab

2018 Power Plays Banner

Call For Abstracts

The SMU Geothermal Lab invites you to submit an abstract for our upcoming conference, Power Plays: Drilling into Geothermal Energy ApplicationsJanuary 10-11, 2018 on the SMU campus in Dallas, Texas. 


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 by Friday October 13, 2017 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 by Friday October 13, 2017.

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