Petroleum Engineering Alum featured in USA Today


Abhijeet Kulkarni, UAF/CEM Petroleum Engineering alum (MS, class of 2005), now Reservoir Engineer with Shell in Denmark was featured in "USA Today" on February 18, 2013 as New Face of Engineering. Since 2005, Abhijeet has worked numerous assignments for Shell in Netherlands, Middle East and Denmark. He also is the Chairman of the SPE Young Professionals Program, mentoring young petroleum engineers throughout the world. Kulkarni is a reservoir engineer who designs methods to enhance oil and gas production from the North Sea fields. He was nominated by the Society of Petroleum Engineers.

The New Faces of Engineering is a recognition program that focuses on highlighting engineering contributions of young engineers two to five years out of school. These engineers are nominated by Engineers Week sponsoring societies from among their membership.

USAToday Clipping Kulkarni

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