Archive for the 'Petroleum' Category

16 yrs. old Petroleum engineer?

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

Hi, i’m 16 years old going into my junior year of high school. I am currently looking at what i want to major in just to have an idea of the many things out there, and i am very interested in petroleum engineering. I would just like to know how good petroleum engineering is. Is […]

Petroleum engineer subject to learn?

Monday, June 16th, 2014

What kind of subject that we learn in petroleum engineer? Are those psychology, applied physics and mathematics? Please answer. The best one 10 point

Becoming petroleum engineer?

Sunday, June 15th, 2014

I’m a junior in high school and I want to become a petroleum engineer. Right now im taking algebra2&trig but im not that good in math. I am however very interested in physics and chemistry. What is the job like exactly?

Petroleum engineering question?

Saturday, June 14th, 2014

Hey everyone, Could anyone give me a brief explanation of what you study in Petroleum Engineering school? . . . . And do you need to be really good at math?

Question on Petroleum Engineering?

Sunday, May 11th, 2014

I was thinking of doing Bachelor Petroleum Engineering from Curtin University,Malaysia. Would that land me some jobs in America or some other places? And where are petroleum engineers most paid and what is the starting salary for them?

What is a petroleum engineer and how do i become one?

Monday, April 21st, 2014

I have been working at burgur king for 27 years and make still make close to miniumum wage. Last week my brother in law who is a petroleum engineer came to visit and he told me that all he does is draw pictures on a computer and type numbers into a calculator and he makes […]

What is the difference between petroleum technology or technician and petroleum engineering?

Monday, November 25th, 2013

Okey,short story I want to become petroleum engineer but I cant afford to go this college in ohio because its really expensive.Friend of mine told me to go houston community college texas for petroleum engineering technology.But I want to know more about this field.Is it good idea to go for this majoring and what about […]

How should I approach a major in petroleum engineering?

Friday, April 26th, 2013

My career goal is to become a petroleum engineer. It is a high paying and interesting career in my opinion. My plan is to get a masters in petroleum engineering, but in the meantime get a bachelors in chemical or mechanical engineering. What I’m wondering is what undergrad degree should i pursue. Would the job […]

What's the difference between petroleum jelly and vaseline? Are they just the same product?

Saturday, May 19th, 2012

I’ve been using petroleum jelly for a while, and I wanted to know if it was different than vaseline. I’m pretty sure they’re the same thing with different names but I’m not sure. 10 points to the best answer.

What is your opinion on using nuclear energy for decreasing our dependency on petroleum?

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

My Chemistry professor wants us to write an essay on this topic but I don’t understand. He didn’t explain much of this. Is there any bad effects that come with decreasing our dependency on petroleum for Nuclear energy? Please explain to me someone..thank you. >.<

Is it illegal to sell alternatives to petroleum?

Monday, February 27th, 2012

Say some group of people find a substance that isn’t petroleum, but looks like it and so they sell it. Is’t that illegal?

Why do liberals act like building a petroleum pipeline across the US is some untested new idea?

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

There are already 10’s of thousands of miles of petroleum pipelines criss crossing the US right now. How often do we hear about them leaking? How often do we even hear about them period? Whats the big deal?

Is petroleum jelly safe to use on our skin?

Saturday, February 11th, 2012

I’ve heard that mineral oil and petroleum jelly wasn’t good for us. I couldn’t find anything on why this is.. I’ve been using it on my skin. Some people swear by it. Is it okay to use for skin?

How do petroleum geologists use higher level math?

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

I’m interested in becoming a petroleum geologist, but I was just wondering how they use higher level math in their daily jobs. I have been researching well log data analysis, and I noticed that most of the equations used to break down or to determine accuracy of well log data is mostly in the form […]

Do petroleum engineers work mostly in an office environment or out on the field?

Monday, February 6th, 2012

I heard that some petroleum engineers work in offices, I would like to become a petroleum engineer but I would hate to work in an office environment i’d rather be on the field where all the action is.

How do you make petroleum to be rendered useless?

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

I am writing a book in which large amounts of oil reserves are rendered to be useless. Either by converting the oil with a chemical,nanobots or by hitting them with radiation. In other words,make the oil useless for any use. Does anyone know on how to make oil (petroleum) into a useless substance than cannot […]

How difficult is it to become a Petroleum Engineer in university?

Friday, January 27th, 2012

I am currently in grade ten and have been very interested in becoming a petroleum engineer, Physics, chemistry and math are my best and favorite subjects, How difficult are the courses you take? Undergraduate petroleum engineering. Cole- I couldn’t help but you notice your taking engineering at grant macewan I was wondering about there transfer […]

What's the difference between B100 biodiesel and petroleum diesel?

Sunday, October 30th, 2011

Not in chemistry, but in energy output. If a truck gets X miles to the gallon on petroleum diesel, what would the difference be in mpg using 100% biodiesel? Is there a formula for calculating this?

Can I become a Petroleum Engineer with a degree in geology?

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

Note: I will Also have a technical certificate in petroleum engineering.

Is mineral oil a petroleum based product and can it be used safely as a lubricant during coitus?

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

Because, Raunchy Magazine™ had an article (their Spring issue), suggesting that petroleum based products, (ie. Vaseline ®), should not be used, internally. Thank you for your time, I eagerly await your answers. Cultures & Groups > Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered>Buttsecks>Friction Inhibitors>10w50>Valvoline

what is the best bachelor degree for a Masters degree in petroleum engineering?

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

Hi, I know there is the Bachelor degree in Petroleum Engineering, but I want a multidisciplinary diploma, so I hesitate between a bachelor degree in applied mathematics and a Bachelor in Electrical Engineering And has that work a future in 10 years, I don’t want to get on the dole after my studies

Will applying petroleum jelly first work?

Monday, September 12th, 2011

I am 23 weeks pregnant and want to colour my hair. I know you are not supposed to get dye on your scalp, so I thought maybe if applied some petroleum jelly to my scalp and roots and then apply the dye, then wash off the petroleum jelly once the dye has taken? What do […]

What do you think of Brazil build nuclear weapons toprotect its huge pre-salt layer of petroleum from the usa?

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

to protect themselves to avoid to happen there what happened in Iraq… (an invasion to get their petroleum) Isn’t is a fair allegation?

Technological changes in the petroleum industry in the late nineteenth century?

Saturday, September 10th, 2011

A) occurred rapidly and put a premium on refining efficiency. B) had little impact compared to those in iron and steel. C)were slow in coming because there was a limited consumer demand for petroleum products. D) were retarded by the monopolistic control exerted by John D. Rockefeller.

With the scarcity of oil, is it worth the trouble to study petroleum engineering?

Friday, September 9th, 2011

Hi, with the scarcity of oil, is it worth the trouble to study petroleum engineering? in 10 to 20 years in the labor market will be reduced, so is it worth the trouble to do this ? I wanted to become a petroleum engineer, but now I hesitate on the future of oil