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Dr. Christopher R. Clarkson 

Professor and AITF Shell / Encana Chair in Unconventional Gas and Light Oil Research

Department of Geoscience
University of Calgary
2500 University Dr. NW
Calgary, Alberta, T2N 1N4, Canada

Phone: (403)220-6445
Fax: (403)284-0074
Office: Earth Sciences 254A


Ph.D., The University of British Columbia, 1998

Research Interests:

  • gas storage and transport mechanisms in coalbed methane (CBM) and shale reservoirs
  • reservoir characterization of unconventional reservoirs
  • advanced production data analysis methods as applied to unconventional reservoirs
  • reservoir simulation of unconventional reservoirs