Annual SPE RUSSIAN AND CASPIAN REGIONAL STUDENT PAPER CONTEST

2021 Regional student paper contest: 12-23 October 2020
Technopark Skolkovo, Moscow, Russia

 


2021 Regional Student Paper Contest

Abstract Submission deadline: 15 June 2020

Apply HERE

       


 The 2021 Student Paper Contest will take place in October 2020  alongside SPE Russian Petroleum Technology Conference in Moscow, Russia.

The contest will be divided into three divisions:
• Undergraduate Division 
• Postgraduate Division: Masters and Diploma projects; and PhD Candidates

The student should present work carried out at educational level that corresponds with the division they are completing at the moment of abstract submission, regardless of whether they have gone on to a higher level of education for the moment of contest. 1st place winners of each category will present their papers at the International Student Paper Contest next year in the same category they won Regional Contest

The winner of each division is invited to attend the International SPE student paper contest to be held at the 2021 SPE Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition. All travel expenses and accommodation will be covered by SPE.

Abstract requirements

  • Abstracts submitted should relate to SPE technical disciplines.
  • Abstracts may be submitted in either English.
  • The submitted abstracts will be judged by SPE committee.
  • You may submit only one paper which was not presented before.
  • Abstracts should be no more than 425 words
  • An abstract based on course work, including theses and dissertations, is eligible.
  • Only single author abstracts are eligible. The definition of single author is a student that has contributed significantly to the abstract even though other researchers or contributors may have been involved. Researchers and contributors must be acknowledged in the abstract.
  • No more than 2 contestants can be from each chapter or university for each division 
 
Tips for potential participants:
Should you have any questions please contact SPE Russia and Caspian Regional Office.

 


 

The 2020 Student Paper Contest took place alongside 2019 SPE Russian Petroleum Technology Conference and Exhibition  

The contest was divided into three parts – Undergraduate Division (22 October), and Postgraduate Division: Masters and Diploma projects; and PhD Candidates. (23 October). The winner of each division is invited to attend the International SPE student paper contest to be held at the 2020 SPE Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition in Denver, USA. All travel expenses and accommodation will be covered by SPE. 

Winners - 2020 

  • Bachelors: “The Use Of The Neural Network For Speed-Up Traveltimes Calculation” by Serafim Grubas, Novosibirsk State University.
  • Masters: “Optimization of Smart Water Composition for the Potential Synergy with Polymer Flooding” by Damir Karimov, Nazarbayev University
  • PhD Students: “Two-Phase (Gas-Liquid) Modeling Of Electric Submersible Pump Performance Taking Into Consideration Pressure And Gas Dispersion Changes Along The Pump Stages” by Kirill Goridko, Gubkin University