Faculty Department

Ashok Kumar Tyagi

Ashok Kumar Tyagi 

Industry Fellow

 BSc. ( Hons.) (GEOLOGY) , Centre of Advanced Studies, Panjab University, Chandigarh   

MSc.( Hons.)  (GEOLOGY)  specialization in Mineral Exploration,   Centre of   Advanced Studies in Geology, Panjab University, Chandigarh.  

Post Graduation (GEOLOGY), 34+ Years of experience in O&G /E&P Domains in ONGC 

Area of Specialization

 Oil & Gas  Industry


Research & Publications

International Journals-

“Doing more in Upstream Industry with  E&P Data”:  Research paper was presented in Digital Energy Intl. Conference on 29  May 2015 at Mumbai,  and published in Digital Energy Journal, ( London), in April-May 2015, Issue 54.

Geophysical Studies in Natural  Gas Hydrates occurring in East Coast of India: Published in Geo Horizon Magazine, Jan,2012/74. See at https://www.spgindia.org/geohorizons_Jan2012_issue/11_paper.pdf

International Conferences-

Presented technical  Research Paper entitled “ Doing More with E&P data “ in the Intl. Digital  Energy Conference, September 2016  Mumbai.    (Available at  https//docecity/digital-energy-conference-Mumbai-29.sept-2016.html)

Technical research paper  Presentation entitled “Building National O&G Data Repositories in India – Oil Companies Perspectives” in the Digital Energy Conference, May 2015, Mumbai. ( Available at https.//doce/digital-energy-conference-Mumbai-may-2015.html)

Presented Research Paper entitled “  National Data Repository Development from Oil Co’s Perspectives “  at  NDR – 9   International Conference, at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi in August 2009 (Available at  www.energistics.org/calender/2009/8/31/ndr9)

Presented Technical Input entitled “ Need of Enhanced Seismic Acquisition Processing & Interpretation standards “ in the Energistics-Ongc  Geophys. SIG Meet, 28 Nov 2007, Mumbai (Available at www.energistics.org/calender/2007/11/28/energistics-geophysics-sig-WG-) 

Technical Presentation entitled “Problem statement & Objectives for the Velocity data & extended  SEG-Y Header data “ in the Energistics-ongc Intl. SIG WG meeting, 29 Nov 2007 ( Available at www.energistics.org/calender/2007/11/29/energistics-geophysics-sig-assessment-wg-working-meeting)

Technical Presentation entitled “ Geophysics Standards in ONGC & future development Candidates”     In Energistics 2nd Annual  Intl. Standards Global Summit, 6 Nov 2007, Houston, St.Regis (Available at: www.energistics.org/calender/2007/11/6/2nd-annual-standards-summit)

Book Published

40+ Unpublished/Controlled  R&D Documents & Reports at ONGC Dehradun Library & other regional work Centres.

Technical Reports & Documents wrt Geophysics SIG work Group available with ENERGISTICS, HOUSTON (Available at their Web Site  www.energistics.org).

Rewards & Recognition

Nominated to represent ONGC in 5 days AAPG Field Seminar on Modern Deltas held in, Columbia, South Carolina ( USA ) in  May 1983.

Represented ONGC to be the visiting scientist for 2 days at the Petroleum Geology Deptt in Syracuse University, New York in May, 83
Represented  ONGC as a  Team Member of “ONGC- British Petroleum”  work group. For 6 months ( 14 officers from ONGC & British Petroleum, London ) for O&G Potential assessment In Himalayas & Indo-Gangetic Basin. Work done in 2 batches at  BP, London 
& ONGC, Dehradun. Was in BP Labs, Britannic  London & Sunbury d, for 3months to pursue the O&G  Exploration Work along with BP Scientists in ( May-July,1990).

Global Advisory Council Member of  Energistics( a global E&P Standards making Body with HQ in Houston)  representing ONGC for 8 + Years. ONGC became the nodal Executive Member during the period, with Energistics Global Director Position. ( 2002-2011)

Represented ONGC delegations in Business & Technical meetings to London, Aberdeen, Paris, Brussels, Pao, Houston, Dallas, Abu Dhabi, on seven occasions. (1982-2009).   Key O&G Research Advisor in Laureate Education sponsored  “EIT  Project” in 2014.

RRecognizedas one of the few  Technical Leads of ONGC- Energistics Sponsored Global Geophysics  SIG , Work Group Initiative . (2005-2008)

Key ONGC Resource to Finalize  the NELP documentation  with DGH  wrt  India Shale Gas Exploration Resources in  May (2011&2012)

Key Resource for  ONGC for 7 years for IM Initiaves & EPINET PROJECT Implememtation  with technology & DM support from Schlumberger  Oil Field Services, Houstan . One of the largest Global DM Project in the world  in Upstream O&G field(200-2008)

Key resource for ONGC for the National Data Repository Initiatives of DGH India & MOPNG. (2000-2009)

Key resource for Gas Hydrate Exploration Initiatives & tie ups with DGH, India & Universities (2011 &12)

Key Resource for ONGC- University/Academicia join project Initiatives (2011&12)

Invited Key Note Address on Shale gas Development opportunities in India & Abroad  during the North East SPE Chapter, Annual Event at UTM , Shillong.(2015)

Chairman , Organizing Committee of 2 day  PREC-2017 Conference ( Petroleum and Renewable Energy Conference )  organized by Petroleum Engg. Deptt, DIT University with the active participation of ONGC, OILIndia, & DGH India.( March,2017)

Invited lectures  in DIT University , to the Faculty for their Knowledge Enhancement Program  bringing in the Industry Learnings.(2016)