Peter D. Pahnke

Research Assistant – Geologist

Fax: (801) 585-3540
Email: ppahnke@egi.utah.edu

Unconventional & Tight Gas Reservoir Characterization

Sedimentology & Sequence Stratigraphy

Core & Outcrop Description

Operations Geology & Asset Development

Well Completion

Geochemistry

Regional & Basin Experience

  • Rocky Mountains:
    • Uinta Basin – Wasatch, Mesaverde, Blackhawk, Mancos, Green River
    • DJ Basin – Niobrara
    • Powder River Basin – Mowry, Muddy
  • Gulf Coast:
    • Permian – Wolfcamp

M.S. Department of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, 2014

B.S. Department of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, 2011

Language Skills

  • German – fluent

Memberships

  • AAPG
  • RMAG

Pahnke, P., Anderson, T., and Ritter, S., 2013, Carbonate Mudrock Microporosity Classification and Characterization through Core Examination: Upper Cretaceous Niobrara Formation, DenverJulesburg Basin, Colorado & Wyoming, AAPG Rocky Mountain Section Meeting, Tight/Shale Oil Core Posters.

Jiang, S., Dahdah, N., Pahnke, P and Zhang, J., Comparison between Marine Shales and Lacustrine Shales in China, May 19-22, 2013, Pittsburgh, AAPG Annual Meeting, Abstract with Program Presentation.

Pahnke, P., and Wavrek, D., 2011, Genetic Origins of Naturally Occurring Carbon Dioxide in the Rocky Mountain Region, USA, AAPG Rocky Mountain Section Meeting, CO2 EOR and Sequestration II.