DR. ROBERT WENDELL OLSON

9022 E. 60th Street

Tulsa, Oklahoma 74145

Tel: (918) 252-1987

 

EDUCATION___________________________________________________________

                                    Rice UniversityHouston, Texas

1977                            Ph.D. in Geology

1965                            Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering

1964                            Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemical Engineering

 

                                                            Honors, Fellowships - Special Projects:

 

                                    Fellowship, National Science Foundation, 1969, 1970

                                                            ~Geological field and laboratory research, Ph.D. thesis, 1966-71

                                                            ~National Science Foundation Travel Grants to Turkey, 1967, 1968, 1969

                                                            ~Fellowship, National Defense Education Act, 1966-1969

                                    ~Sigma Xi Award, 1966

                                                            ~Teaching Assistantship-Rice University, 1965-66

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE__________________________________________________________

 

1998 – Present            Geological consultant and Prospect generator working principally with DMT Technologies and

                                                Southport Exploration

 

1987 – 1998                Arrington CJM, Inc. - Canadian, Texas

                                                            Chief Geologist

·       Generate oil and gas prospects.

·       Prepare the prospects for sales to potential investors.

                                 ·    Sell prospects to oil industry & non-oil industry investors.

·       Answer technical questions from investors.

·    Design evaluation procedures for prospects (i.e., select location, mud logging, electric log suite, coring and sample evaluation).

                                    ·    Perform well-site work.

·       Log the wells and recommend zones from completion.

                                    ·    Recommend completion procedures.

                                                            ·    Evaluate submitted acreage and prospects.

                                                            ·    Coordinate seismic processing, 2D and 3D.

                                    ·    In-house seismic interpretation.

 

 

1984 – 1987                Kiska Oil Company – Tulsa, Oklahoma

                                    Vice President, Exploration

·       Served on the Board of Directors and member of  the five-man Executive Com­mittee, which created company policy.

·       Managed an exploration staff consisting of two geologists, plus clerical and geo-tech assistance.

                                                            ·    Prepared the exploration budget.

·           Sold prospects generated by sources outside the company for company participation.

                                                            ·     Responsible for seismic data acquisition and interpretation.

                                                            ·     Handled farm-in and farm-out negotiations.

                                                            ·     Generated prospects.

                                                            ·     Performed some well-site work.

                                                            ·     Logged wells and recommended zones for completion

 

 

1982 – 1984                Twin Eagle Petroleum Corporation – Tulsa, Oklahoma

                                             Chief Geologist, Assistant Secretary

·   Generated prospects for the company to drill (prospects were primarily oil prospects in South Central and Eastern Oklahoma).

                                                            ·     Handled various negotiations for farm-in and farm-out.

                                                            ·     Hired and supervised one geo-tech.

                                                            ·     Answered various investor questions.

                                                            ·     Compiled prospect brochures and sold prospects.

                                                            ·     Evaluated submitted acreage.

                                                            ·     Provided support geology for outside acquired acreage.

                                                            ·     Logged wells and recommended zones for completion.

                                                            ·     Performed well-site work.

 

 

1981 – 1982                Moseley Production Corporation – Dallas, Texas

                                    Office Manager & Exploration Manager, Mid-Continent Region

·     Generated petroleum exploration prospects in Oklahoma, Arkansas, Texas Panhandle and Ardmore Basin.

·       Evaluated submitted prospects and acreage.

                                    ·     As authorized by Clarkson P. Moseley:

a)   Purchased and subscribed for geological maps, infor­mation, and logs.

b)   Employed and discharged professional, clerical, and secretarial personnel for the Tulsa office.

                                     c)   Committed MPC to purchase and/or sell exploration ideas, oil and gas leases, seismic information, and related materials.

d)     Actively sought lawful sales of undivided interests in exploratory prospects owned by MPC.

 

1978 – 1981                Vulcan Energy Corporation – Tulsa, Oklahoma

                                    Vice President/Chief Geologist

                                                  ·    Generated prospects for the company to drill.

                                                            ·     Handled majority of farm-in and farm-out negotiations.

                                                            ·     Supervised land acquisitions.

                                                ·     Supervised contract landman; hired and supervised one

                                                       geologist.

                                                            ·     Handled investors and answered their inquiries.

                                                            ·     Evaluated submitted acreage.

                                                            ·     Provided support geology for outside acquired acreage.

                                                            ·     Logged wells and recommended zones for completion.

                                                            ·     Performed well-site work.

 

PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS_________________________________

 

·   Publications include:

   - Lake Brownwood Spillway

   - Stratigraphy and Structure of the Western Munzer Mountains, Eastern Central Turkey

   - General Aspects of the Hunton Group in the Western End of the Anadarko Basin

   - Arrington Hunton Field, Hutchinson County, Texas

   - West Arrington Morrow Field, Hutchinson County, Texas

-  Stimulation Fluid Development and Applied Fracturing  Model Improves Results, Morrow       Sandstone, Hutchinson County, Texas, SPE 29555.

·      Over 100 successful prospect brochures.

·      One patent.

·     One Oklahoma State Supreme Court decision published.  Two other Oklahoma Supreme Court decisions won.

 

Recent Presentations and Papers                                               ___________________________

 

The Relationship of Radiometric Surface Anomalies and Hydrocarbon Microseepage.

AAPG Abstract : Archives.datapages.com/2010/Olson.pdf

 

The Use of the Radiometric Response to Hydrocarbon Microseepage in Oil and Gas exploration, AAPG Abstract :  www.searchanddiscovery.com/abstract/html/2012/ ---/Olson,2012

 

The Low Environmental Impact of Using Airborne Windowed Radiometrics and High Resolution Magnetotellurics in the Exploration for Oil and Gas.

IPEC Abstract :  ipec.utulsa.edu/conf 2012/Abstracts/Olson_Poster_140.pdf

 

Examples of the Use of Windowed Radiometrics (WR) and High Resolution Magnetotellurics (HRMT) in Exploration. AAPG : aapgmcs.org/section-meetings/2013/technical-program

 

Windowed Radiometrics Attributes Associated with Vertical Hydrocarbon Microseepage AAPG Abstract :

aapgmcs.org/2-uncategorized/41-2015-sm-yp,tuesday-afternoon-poster-presentations

 

Using Remote Sensing Data to Find and Illustrate an Oil and Gas Prospect AAPG :  aapg,datapages,search and discovery, December 2015, Robert Olson Olson, Search and Discovery : http://www.searchanddiscovery.com/pdfz/documents/2015/41743olson/ndx_olson.pdf.html

 

 

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