Cockrell School of Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

Feature Stories

When oil mixes with or enters into water, conventional methods of cleaning the water and removing the oil can be challenging, expensive and environmentally risky.

UT PGE assistant professor John T. Foster and a team of researchers have developed a more sophisticated hydraulic fracturing model to simulate complex fracture networks.

Through the knowledge and leadership skills developed at UT Austin, Himchand Persad is changing the lives of children in his native home of Trinidad and Tobago.

UT PGE remains the No. 1 graduate program in petroleum engineering.

As with many fields, computing is changing how geologists and engineers conduct their research.