Academic Catalog

PNGE202 PETROLEUM GEOLOGY

Course Code: 3740202
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Petroleum And Natural Gas Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr BETL YILDIRIM
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Physical and chemical properties of oil and gas; generation and accumulation of oil; traps; Regional distribution of oil; reservoir mechanics; subsurface exploration techniques. Geodynamic evolution of the major tectonic units.