Reservoir characterization, property modeling and fracture model development, carbon sequestration, Marcellus Shale stimulation and microseismic responses.
B.S. Physics West Virginia University, 1974
M.S. Physics West Virginia University, 1977
Ph.D. Geology, West Virginia University, 1980
Professor, Geophysics [1983-89 (Assistant), 1989-95 (Associate), 1995 on Full]
Research Fellow, Geological Survey of Japan, 1991 and 1998
Geophysical Advisor, Petroleum Technology Transfer Center, 1996-2000
Senior Petroleum Geophysicist, Exxon Co. U. S. A., Gulf/Atlantic Division, Exploration Department, 1981-1983
See YouTube channels for geophysics and geomath lecture materials.
Kavousi Ghahfarokhi, P., T. Wilson, T. Carr, A.Kumar, R. Hammack, H. Di, 2019, Integrating distributed acoustic sensing, borehole 3C geophone array, and surface seismic array data to identify long-period long-duration seismic events during stimulation of a Marcellus Shale gas reservoir: Journal Interpretation, 7: SA1-SA10,
Wilson, T., T. Carr, B. J. Carney, M. Yates, K. MacPhail, Adrian Morales, Ian Costello, Jay Hewitt, Emily Jordon, Natalie Uschner, Miranda Thomas, Si Akin, Oluwaseun Magbagbeola, Asbjoern Johansen, Leah Hogarth, Olatunbosun Anifowoshe, Kashif Naseem, 2018, Marcellus Shale model stimulation tests and microseismic response yield insights into mechanical properties and reservoir DFN: Journal Interpretation, 6, 2, T231-T243. http://dx.doi.org/10.1190/INT-2016-0199.1
Wilson, T. H., Kavousi, P., Carr, T., Carney, B. J., Uschner, N., Magbagbeola, O., and Xu, L., 2017, Relationships of lambda rho, mu rho, brittleness index, Young’s modulus, Poisson’s ratio and high TOC for the Marcellus Shale, Morgantown, West Virginia: SEG Technical Program Expanded Abstracts 2017, 3438-3442, https://doi.org/10.1190/segam2017-17631837.1.
Some significant publications
Wilson, T, Smith, V., and Brown, A., 2015,
Developing a model discrete fracture network and drilling and EOR
strategy in an unconventional reservoir using integrated field, image
log and 3D seismic data: The American Association of Petroleum
Geologists Bulletin, 99, 4, 735-762.
Wilson, T., Wells, A., Peters, D., Mioduchowski, A., Martinez, G., Koperna, G., Akwari, B., and Heath, J., 2012, Fracture and 3D Seismic Interpretations of the Fruitland Coal, San Juan Basin: Implications for CO2 Retention and Tracer Movement: International Journal of Coal Geology, 99, pp. 35-53.
Wilson, T. H., 2000, Seismic evaluation of differential subsidence, compaction and loading in an interior basin: Bulletin of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, vol. 84, no. 3, p. 376-398.
Wilson, T. H., 1989, Geophysical Studies of Large Blind Thrust, Valley and Ridge Province, Central Appalachians: AAPG Bulletin, V. 73, no. 3, p. 276‑288.