Job title: Chief Scientist
Detlef Hohl is Shell’s Chief Scientist for Computational and Data Science. He studied chemistry (MSc) at Technical University of Munich, and holds a PhD in theoretical physics from Technical University of Aachen. Detlef spent 2 years as postdoctoral researcher at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Dept. of Physics and NCSA). Before joining Shell, he was senior scientist at the German National Laboratory Forschungszentrum Jülich. Detlef started at Shell’s Houston Bellaire Technology Center in seismic imaging and inversion research, then was R&D team leader for Quantitative Reservoir Management and later Shell’s R&D General Manager Computation and Modeling. Detlef is adjunct professor at Rice University (Earth Sciences and Computational and Applied Math), and visiting scholar at the UK National data science laboratory Alan Turing Institute. He held various temporary and visiting positions at SISSA Trieste, NIST and Stanford University and is co-author of 60 reviewed journal and proceedings publications in condensed matter physics, astrophysics, chemistry, petroleum engineering, earth sciences and computer science.
Optimizing Predictive Analytics and How This Effects E&P 8:15 am
Develop better predictive analysis of maintenance and equipment breakdowns and improve the whole operation Optimize overall performance across all wells and reservoirs with comprehensive health and performance analytics to ensure decision makers stay ahead of critical situations Understand the developing landscape of predictive analytics tools and which solution works best across different functions Increase performance…Read more
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