Dr Chikatamarla will present the paper on the 22nd of March at the University College of Engineering, Osmania University in Hyderabad.
About Dr Chikatamarla:
Dr Chikatamarla joined GeoGAS (a wholly owned subsidiary of RPMGlobal) in a senior CSG consultant role in 2009 with over 25 years of experience in the mining industry, academic and policy planning in the coal mining and unconventional gas sector from exploration to production and corporate policy development. He has working experience as an Engineer, Project Manager, Corporate Policy Adviser, Research Scientist and Consultant for coal mining, coalbed methane, and Shale gas projects. He worked as a consultant in various countries i.e. Australia, Bangladesh, Canada, China, India, Indonesia, South Africa, and Mozambique on projects related to coal and Coal seam gas. Worked as a consultant to United Nations Development Projects as well as with North American companies involved with Coal and CBM development projects in China, India, and Canada.
During his time at GeoGAS, Dr Chikatamarla leads CBM business development and commercial processes from small independent reviews to evaluation and identification of potential CSG fields.