Early-Career Research Fellow – Xingyong Song


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
Texas A&M University

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Funding Organization

The National Academies of Sciences Gulf Research Program (NAS - GRP)

Funding Program

NAS Gulf Research Program - Fellowships

Project Location: Texas

Funding Source: BP and Transocean
Controlling Document: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Year Awarded: 2018

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Project Description

Dr. Song is an assistant professor in the College of Engineering at Texas A&M University. He received his Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of Minnesota. His research interests include drilling automation systems for more efficient and safe oil and gas production, mechatronic system design and dynamics control, and renewable energy systems enabled by advanced control technologies. Prior to appointment at Texas A&M University, he had industrial working experience at the General Motors Research Center and at the Halliburton Energy Service Company Innovation Center. While at Halliburton, he actively piloted control solutions to address advanced automation needs in the oil and gas industry, including drilling automation, well logging, and drilling fluid management and control. His novel control solution for the new Halliburton sonic logging tool won him the Halliburton Innovation of the Year Award.

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Project ID: 860
Project Name: Early-Career Research Fellow – Xingyong Song
SourceUID: NAS_ECF_2018_Son
Latitude: 30.61266727
Longitude: -96.33914458
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Texas
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Project Category: Science
Project Action: Education and Outreach
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Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2019
Implementing Organization: Texas A&M University
Implementing Organization Type: Academic
Point of Contact – Name: Maggie Walser
Point of Contact – Phone: mwalser@nas.edu
Point of Contact – Email: None
Other Partners: None
Affiliated Institutions: None
Link: http://www.nationalacademies.org/gulf/fellowships/early-career/current-and-past-fellows/index.htm
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Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 76000
DWH Funder: The National Academies of Sciences Gulf Research Program (NAS – GRP)
DWH Funder Type: Private
DWH Funding Program: NAS Gulf Research Program – Fellowships
DWH Dollar Amount : 76000
DWH Source: BP and Transocean
Fund Origin: Criminal Settlement
Controlling Documents: Guilty Plea Agreement between BP and U.S. Department of Justice, Guilty Plea Agreement between Transocean and U.S. Department of Justice
Award Year: 2018
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Total Amount Leveraged: 0