Georesources and Energy

In the field of Georesources and Energy, the education courses delivered by IFP School are based on a team of permanent teachers and external speakers to offer a unique spectrum of skills ranging from industrial know-how to the most advanced research skills.

Permanent faculty

The teaching of the various programs in this field is provided by a permanent team with a variety of expertise. All exploration-production trades are represented: geologist, geophysicist, reservoir engineer, drilling engineer and production engineer. The profiles are mixed:

  • half of them come from the world of research
  • the other half comes from industry
  • some have a dual research/industry culture

Visiting lecturers

IFP School also calls on more than a hundred external speakers, with various profiles:

  • research, in particular from IFP Energies nouvelles laboratories
  • French or European universities
  • industry experts active in operating oil companies, service companies or companies in the IFP Energies nouvelles group

The teaching staff of IFP School

  • Frédérique Fournier, Director, Georesources and Energy
  • Alain Auriault
  • Sylvain Boyer
  • Carla Castillo 
  • Antoine Couturier
  • Jean-Pierre Deflandre
  • Pierre-Yves Déquirez
  • Eric Deville
  • Anne Jardin
  • Karine Labat
  • Claude Laffont 
  • Olivier Lerat
  • Jean-Luc Mari
  • Arnaud Torres
  • Jean-Marie Voirin
  • Christian Pauchon