General Information

Mail: University of Houston
Cullen College of Engineering
E421 Engineering Bldg 2, 4722 Calhoun Rd, Houston, TX 77204-4007
Map & Driving Directions (includes parking information)
Email: info [at] egr [dot] uh [dot] edu

CULLEN COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering

News

ChBE's Michael Economides Writes The Hill's Congress Blog: "The President's Legacy on Energy"

Printer-friendly versionSend by emailPDF version

By: 

Audrey Grayson

Professor Michael Economides in the UH Cullen College of Engineering's department of chemical and biomolecular engineering contributed an article titled "The president's legacy on energy" to The Hill's Congress Blog, published on May 22.

If the name Michael Economides sounds familiar to you, it's because it probably is. Although Economides is known to his students in the chemical and biomolecular engineering department as an outstanding educator and mentor, he is known around the world as a leading energy analyst, consultant, educator, author and petroleum engineer.

In addition to his role as professor at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, he is a managing partner of a petroleum engineering consulting firm and the editor-in-chief of the Energy Tribune. He has authored or co-authored 15 professional textbooks and books, including “The Color Of Oil” and over 300 journal papers and articles. Economides -- widely revered as a premiere expert on the geopolitics of energy -- is a regular guest on national and international media as well as a regular contributer in the editorial pages of newspapers and magazines.

Read his article at The Hill's Congress Blog: http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/energy-a-environment/301411-the-presidents-legacy-on-energy.

Visit Professor Michael Economides Twitter: https://twitter.com/MJEconomides.

 

 

Department: 

Related News Stories

UH, ExxonMobil Chemical Company Sign Research Agreement

Faculty and Students Will Work to Develop Product Solutions

ExxonMobil Chemical Company and the University of Houston have signed a multi-year research agreement that will focus on helping the industry develop energy-efficient solutions for manufacturing petrochemical products while minimizing their environmental impact.

UH Launches Institute for Data Science

Andrea Prosperetti

Institute Will Draw Partnerships to Focus on Energy, Health Care, Cybersecurity, Smart Cities

The University of Houston has launched a new Institute for Data Science, naming Andrea Prosperetti, Distinguished Professor of mechanical engineering at the Cullen College, to lead the venture.