Azra Tutuncu

Job Title: 
Professor, Harry D. Campbell Chair, Petroleum Engineering Department; Director of the Unconventional Natural Gas and Oil Institute
Areas of Expertise: 
Conventional reservoir geomechanics
Petrophysics
Rock physics
Rock-fluid interactions
Unconventional reservoir geomechanics
Acoustic stimulation
Hydraulic fracturing (frac'ing, fracking)
Reservoir characterization
Unconventional natural gas
Unconventional oil
Research Interests: 
Dr. Tutuncu’s interest areas include rock-fluid interactions, integrated borehole stability, geomechanics, reservoir characterization and formation damage detection and removal.