Awards & Scholarships

Charles W. Arnold (SPE)

AIME DeGolyer Distinguished Service Medal in

For service to the Society as a section and Society officer, committee member, committee chairman, and Distinguished Lecturer, and to the Institute as director and vice-president; for fundamental and lasting contributions to the technology of enhanced oil recovery; for tireless efforts in analyzing and enhancing the status of petroleum engineering technology; for essential efforts to attract young people to the petroleum engineering profession; and for active participation in industry and profes

Charles W. Arnold, retired Senior Research Adviser for Exxon Production Research Co., is recognized for his contributions to the industry and to the geology and petroleum engineering professions through his service to SPE and AIME. Arnold has been an SPE Director and AIME Vice President, and has served as chairman of the Gulf Coast Section and the SPE Continuing Education and Certification committees. He also was a Distinguished Lecturer and chairman of the ad hoc committee to investigate petroleum engineering education (1974-75).