UQ Centre for Coal Seam Gas
The University of Queensland
Level 8 Sir James Foots building
St Lucia, Queensland
The UQ Centre for Coal Seam Gas draws on the extensive research and educational capabilities within The University of Queensland and collaborates with industry and research organisations nationally and internationally. The centre conducts research and supports education in key discipline areas including economics, business, petroleum engineering, geosciences, water, ecology and social sciences.
It provides independent advice to industry and government. Activities include advice on policy or business-relevant matters, leadership on scientific and technical issues and strategic planning.
The centre is managed by a core team who oversees its operations. Central to the team are the professorial research chairs who cover the areas of Petroleum Engineering, Water, and Well Engineering and Production Technology. An additional two Chairs are linked to the centre i.e. the Chair in Onshore Gas Reservoir Modelling and the Chair in Sustainable Energy Futures. The centre is funded by UQ and industry members Arrow Energy, APLNG and Santos.