around the world continue to experiment with high-power lasers,
getting closer everyday to making
oil field laser applications a reality for the exploration industry.
The cover shows a laser in action, part of the research going on
at the Laser Applications Laboratory of the Argonne National Lab.
The inset shot of a rig -- is it facing sunset, or the dawn of a
Petitions: Two members have entered
the current election process by way of petition for separate offices
Editor Candidates: James W. (Jim)
Handschy and Ernest A. Mancini, candidates for elected editor of
AAPG, present their bios and explain why they accepted the invitation
to be candidates for AAPG office.
me the money -- please? A look at
the current state of the industry (subject to change at any time,
business, different ... everything else. A look at how two states,
have fared during the past year, offering a contrasting
tale of two regions.
the years of research about to pay off? The
future of laser drilling seems to be closer than ever to reality.
and instrumentation have revolutionized much of the
world, so why not the oil industry? Get ready for microhole technology.
... DOE workshop examines applications for microhole technology.
and drink provider, movie star (well, sorta') -- AAPG member John
Hickenlooper has made a name for himself in several ways, but his
newest role tops them all: mayor of Denver.