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Cybersecurity June 3, 2020

Oil and gas industry facing spearphishing attacks

Cyber criminals are aiming their attacks at the oil and gas sector by impersonating specific engineer contractors and shipping companies. Know what to look for and how to avoid a cyber attack.

By Gregory Hale
MIT computer scientist Aleksander Madry. Courtesy: Ian MacLellan, MIT
AI and Machine Learning March 15, 2020

Doing machine learning the right way

MIT Professor Aleksander Madry strives to build machine-learning models that are more reliable, understandable and robust.

By Rob Matheson
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Analytics June 1, 2020

Remote monitoring of blowout preventers improves operations

BOP system tester uses analytics software to help its oil & gas clients avoid downtime and incident

By Michael Fry
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Oil and Gas May 1, 2020

Students performing drilling simulations during COVID-19 outbreak

LSU Petroleum Engineering instructors are working with simulator company Drilling Systems to ensure their students could perform their drilling simulation lab from home during the COVID-19 outbreak.

By Libby Haydel

Award winners recognized

December 9, 2019
Reaction pathways for oxidative dehydrogenation of ethane facilitated by the molten carbonate shell modified perovskite redox catalyst. Courtesy: North Carolina State University
Energy Efficiency April 28, 2020

Ethylene catalyst for manufacturing, shale gas developed

By Matt Shipman
Blockchain is a decentralized, distributed, and oftentimes public, digital ledger used to record transactions across many computers so that any involved record cannot be altered retroactively, without the alteration of all subsequent blocks. Courtesy: Data Gumbo
Asset Management June 2, 2020

Blockchain establishes truth

By Andrew Bruce
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Oil and Gas June 3, 2020

The importance of API 20E and API 20F bolting standards

By Tom Goin