The Department of Earth Sciences, COMSATS University (Abbottabad Campus) has organized a seminar of the Petroleum Servicing Company “Landmark Graphics Limited, Islamabad (LMKR)” on 15 May 2018 in the language lab with coordination of Dr. Sohail Khan. The day-long seminar entitled “GeoGraphics Petroleum Exploration Software” was attended by a large number of BS/MS students and faculty.
LMKR is known for its services to Petroleum E&P companies nationally and internationally. They are major job providers to the geoscientists, including geologists and geophysicists. At this occasion, the LMKR renewed two academic licenses of the GeoGraphics software, previously awarded to the Department for another term of three years as consistent support for incorporation of Petroleum Industry Processing and Interpretation suites in teaching and research. They have also assurance us of their future cooperation about cutting-edge geoscience industry technology and services. The Department is grateful to LMKR, particularly Mr. Raza Ahmed, Mr. Muhammad Khizer Iftikhar, and Mr. Syed Ali Asghar for holding this seminar and the University for its logistical and financial support to bridge the gap between academia and industry for quality of education, excellence of research and meaningful human resource development for service of the nation.