Hope Asala wins the Southern Regional Educational Board (SREB)'s Diversity Fellowship. Hope is a PhD student working with Dr. Ipsita Gupta on wellbore integrity problems, important for the safety of oil and gas activities.
BATON ROUGE, LA - LSU Assistant Professor of Petroleum Engineering Ipsita Gupta was one of 20 faculty across the country to receive the 2018 Early-Career Research Fellowship from the Gulf Research Program of the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine on Wednesday, Aug. 29.
LSU will be closed September 3, 2018 for Labor Day.
Mitchell Petras, a junior in our petroleum engineering curriculum, was recently named Academic All-American. He has a 4.0 GPA and was recently selected as an Astronaut Scholar by the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF). Additionally, he is traveling to the Astronaut Scholar Technical Conference for research he conducted with Dr. Ipsita Gupta and Dr. Adhikari, who is from Coastal & Environmental Sciences.