By Rosemarie Szostak, Ph.D., Nerac Analyst,
Originally Published: July 23, 2014
Jules Verne captivated the imaginations of generations of readers describing the adventures of three explorers who dared to face the unknown in “A journey to the center of the earth.” Today, the need to identify and develop more sources of fossil fuel energy propels modern day explorers in the oil and gas industry to push the envelope of drilling environments. Drilling in Oklahoma is replaced with drilling in the Arctic. On-shore becomes off-shore, off-shore is now far off-shore.
- 55By Rosemarie Szostak, Ph.D. Nerac Analyst, Originally Published: July 23, 2014 Hydraulic fracturing, commonly called fracking, has been used by the oil and gas industry for over a half century. Many wells require stimulation in order to promote greater recovery of tightly held hydrocarbons from deep subterranean formations. Nerac can help you identify sources of innovation…
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- 36By Rosemarie Szostak, Ph.D., Nerac Analyst, Originally Published: November 28, 2016 Researchers have isolated a 2-dimensional sheet of the 12th element of the periodic table from graphite called graphene, and both academic and industrial scientists have fantasized about applications in areas such as energy, aerospace, biomedical & life sciences, electronics, oil & gas, paints, coatings…