Arpita is a drilling research scientist at Aramco Americas studying wellbore stability issues using rock physics. She was a geoscientist at Chevron before and was involved in planning, designing, drilling and production of deep water offshore wells. She is experienced in laboratory data analysis, rock properties from seismic, petrophysics, exploration and production earth science and technical geophysics. She did her PhD in Geophysics from Colorado School of Mines on rock physics study of shales and sandstones. She did her M.S. in Geophysics from Stanford University and IIT, Kharagpur, India. She is an editor of “The Leading Edge” journal and an active member of SEG, GSH, GRC and SPE societies.
Session 3: Cement Strength with Silica