Distinguished Lecturer, Fall 2008

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Aggressively passive: Microseismic opportunities over an oilfield’s life

by Peter M. Duncan,
MicroSeismic, Inc.
Houston, Texas

Peter Duncan

Peter M. Duncan is founding President of MicroSeismic, Inc. a Houston based geophysical service company. He holds a Ph.D. in Geophysics from the University of Toronto. He began his career as an exploration geophysicist with Shell Canada before joining Digicon Geophysical, first in Calgary then in Houston. In 1987, Duncan helped Digicon found ExploiTech Inc, an exploration and production consultancy. He was named President of ExploiTech when it became a subsidiary of Landmark Graphics in 1989. In 1992, he was one of 3 founders of 3DX Technologies Inc., an independent oil and gas exploration company where he served as Vice President and Chief Geophysicist. Duncan was 2003-2004 President of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG).