Investigating oil and gas production in the United Kingdom

Project Summary

Aaron Chai (Computer Sciece, Math) and Victoria Worsham (Economics, Math) spent ten weeks building tools to understand characteristics of successful oil and gas licenses in the North Sea. The team used data-scraping, merging, and OCR method to create a dataset containing license information and work obligations, and they also produced ArcGIS visualizations of license and well locations. They had the chance to consult frequently with analytics professionals at ExxonMobil.

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Project Lead: Kyle Bradbury

Project Manager: Artem Streltsov

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Year
2019
Contact
Paul Bendich
Mathematics
bendich@math.duke.edu

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