Yu Receives Second Place at AADE Conference

Yang Yu, a graduate student in the Bob L. Herd Department of Petroleum Engineering, received second place in the graduate student category of the student poster contest at the 2014 American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE) National Fluids Technical Conference and Exhibition in April 2014 in Houston.

His paper was titled “An Experimental Method to Measure the Porosity from Cuttings: Evaluation and Error Analysis.” The conference covered subjects considered to be improvements and innovations in drilling operations. Attendees included representatives from academia, major and independent operators, service companies, drilling contractors, as well as equipment and materials manufacturers.