Nomination Deadlines

International Awards
15 February

Regional Awards
1 March

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Reservoir Description and Dynamics Award

The Reservoir Description and Dynamics Award recognizes outstanding achievements in or contributions to the advancement of petroleum engineering in the area of reservoir description and dynamics. This award was formerly known as the Reservoir Engineering Award.

2020 - Oliver Mullins
2019 - William D. McCain Jr.
2018 - Mustafa Onur
2017 - Tayfun Babadagli
2016 - Russell T. Johns
2015 - Long Nghiem
2014 – Faruk Civan
2013 – John Killough
2012 – Robert A. Wattenbarger
2011 – Michael J. King
2010 – C. Shah Kabir
2009 – Ram G. Agarwal
2008 – Ali H. Dogru
2007 – Fernando Rodriguez de la Garza
2006 – Louis Mattar
2005 – Ganesh C. Thakur
2004 – Dean S. Oliver
2003 – Albert C. Reynolds
2002 – Louis J. Durlofsky
2001 – Dennis Beliveau
2000 – Abbas Firoozabadi
1999 – William M. Cobb
1998 – Rafi Al-Hussainy
1997 – Anil Kumar
1996 – Gian Luigi Chierici
1995 – Laurence P. Dake
1994 – Fikri Kuchuk
1993 – L. Kent Thomas
1992 – Robert D. Carter
1991 – Gary A. Pope
1990 – Larry W. Lake
1989 – Michael J. Fetkovich
1988 – Rajagopal Raghavan
1987 – Khalid Aziz
1986 – W. John Lee
1985 – Donald W. Peaceman
1984 – Henry J. Welge

 

Nominee Eligibility

Must be a living member of SPE or a group, the lead of which is an SPE member.

A nominee is not eligible:

  • If they have received the John Franklin Carll Award, Lester C. Uren Award, DeGolyer Distinguished Service Medal, or Anthony F. Lucas Gold Medal.
  • If they are on the current SPE Board of Directors, Reservoir Description and Dynamics award committee or those who have served in these positions during the past 2 years.

To Nominate

  1. Go HERE to the nomination form. Or cut and paste the URL: https://spe-awards.secure-platform.com/a/organizations/main/home
  2. Search for and select your candidate. 
  3. Complete all required fields. 
  4. At least 1 letter of support is required. You may request up to 6.
  5. A CV/resume is required. Your candidate will receive an email requesting a CV/resume.  
  6. Submit the nomination before the deadline. Draft nominations will not be judged. 
  7. Submitted nominations will remain active for: 
    • International – 3 years 
    • Regional – 1 year