worked as a professor with students for more than 40 years. His favorite
activity has been to be their guide, supervisor and co-author.
especially eager to develop new, useful knowledge, and to make it known for a
broader audience. For this purpose, he has written and co-authored more than
100 technical papers, and has acted as editor of the SPE Journal of Drilling
& Completion. In 2008 he achieved the prestigious SPE award “A Peer Apart” for
evaluating more than 100 SPE peer review journal papers.
Pål is proud of is the authoring of a guide of how to build up a master thesis
in a logical and focused manner. This guide he wrote for master students in
Petroleum engineering at University of Eduardo Mondlane in Maputo, Mozambique.
also be mentioned that Pål is eager to bring good and even crazy ideas out into
the real world. For this purpose, he was the co-founder of four different privately-owned
of interest includes:
and cement slurry technology
safety and stability
hole operational errors and failures