Staff Profile

Profile of Rob Kirk

  • 36 years of seismic and well interpretation
  • 30 years of seistrat and sequence stratigraphic experience
  • Able to work as part of team or solo and have own Kingdom software for seismic mapping
  • Worked in 20 countries in over 30 basins
  • Specialist in integrating well and seismic data via seisfacies mapping
  • Have given over 30 courses in Australia, USA, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Pakistan, London and Algeria
  • Able to work as part of a team or solo
  • Winner of AAPG best paper award, PESA Distinguished Lecturer, invitation presenter at GCSSEPM, AGSO Silver Jubilee Volume paper
  • Member of AAPG, ASEG, SEG, PESA
  • BSc-Hons, Adelaide, MSc-Perth

Publications:
Kirk, R.B., 1986, A Seismic Stratigraphic Study in the Barrow Sub-basin, Seismic Stratigraphy II, AAPG Memoir 39.

Boote, D.R.D. and Kirk, R.B., 1987, Depositional Wedge Sequences Within a Mid-Mesozoic Rifted Margin, West and Northwestern Australia. (Winner of the 1991 AAPG Pratt Memorial Award).

1993 PESA Australian Lecturer, The Sequence Setting of Marine Source Rocks.

Kirk, R. B., Lowstand Seismic Facies – A Carnarvon – Browse Basin Comparison, Exploration Geophysics (1991) 22, 207-214.

Keynote Lecturer 1994 GCSSEPM Conference, Houston , The Turbidite Reserves of Australia/New Zealand.

Kennard, J. M., Allen, G. and Kirk ,R.-Sequence Stratigra phy: a Review of Fundamental Concepts and Their Application to Petroleum Exploration and Development in Australia, AGSO Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics,17 (5/6), 77-104.

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