Awards & Scholarships

Andre G. Journel (SPE)

AIME Anthony F. Lucas Gold Medal* in

"For advancements in reservoir characterization, stochastic modeling, and assessment of uncertainly in performance forecasts, and in recognition of his contributions to the practice and technique of locating and producing petroleum."

Andre G. Journel is a professor of applied earth sciences and petroleum engineering at Stanford University and director of the Stanford Center for Reservoir Forecasting. Dr. Journel earned a PhD in economic geology and another in applied mathematics.

He is the author or co-author of more than 75 technical papers over the past 30 years. He has also served as a consulting engineer for several petrochemical companies in North and South America, Europe, Africa, and Australia.

Dr. Journel is a member of SPE.