New Items

4/28/18 A technical brief on our IP Predictive building management system for improved energy efficiency in smart buildings is now online and is available for licensing.

2/06/18 Roger Anderson's Vita here.

9/23/08 New Book on Computer Aided Lean Management. Available at Amazon

Computer-Aided Lean Management for the Energy Industry
Computer-Aided Lean Management for the Energy Industry
by Roger N. Anderson, Albert Boulanger, John A. Johnson, and Arthur Kressner
ISBN: 978-1-59370-157-4

7/23/07 LEAN ENERGY MANAGEMENT-12: Gas-to-electricity real options can provide deepwater strategic, operational flexibility, Oil&Gas Journal July 23, 2007, (OGJ login required)

6/28/07 CALM Tutorial

5/15/06 LEAN ENERGY MANAGEMENT-11: Martingale control of 4D reservoir performance provides constant watch on field profitability, Oil&Gas Journal May 15, 2006, (OGJ login required)

9/19/05 LEAN ENERGY MANAGEMENT-10: How Martingale stochastic control navigates computer-aided lean energy management, Oil&Gas Journal September 19, 2005 , (OGJ login required)

5/9/05 Lean Energy Management-9: Boosting, support vector machines and reinforcement learning in computer-aided lean management, Oil&Gas Journal May 9, 2005 (OGJ login required)

3/7/05 Use of matrices in computer-aided lean energy management, Oil&Gas Journal March 7, 2005 (OGJ login required)

11/30/04 Our 4D SeisRes US patent has been issued: 6,826,483: Petroleum reservoir simulation and characterization system and method

11/22/04 Knowledge management and computational learning for lean energy management, Oil&Gas Journal November 22, 2004 (OGJ login required)

6/28/04 Ultradeep offshore suitability matrix for estimating value of Lean Processes, Oil&Gas Journal June 28, 2004 (OGJ login required)

3/11/04 Economist article with quotes from Roger Anderson, Building the Energy Internet

3/1/04 Our article in the premier issue of The American Society of Mechanical Engineers's new magizine Power & Energy, Smart Grids and the American Way

1/28/04 Our Smart Grid White Paper, Smart Electric Grid of the Future: A National “Distributed Store-Gen” & Resource Page

11/24/03 Enterprise-wide systems integration needed in ultradeepwater operations, Oil&Gas Journal November 24, 2003 (OGJ login required)

10/30/03 Roger Anderson's Talk, Shocked by the Dark: The Great Blackout of August 14, 2003 and What to Do About it. Web Presentation or 22 Meg (large!) PowerPoint slide set.

9/23/03 Our Earth Institute press release: Development Of A Smart Energy Plan Is Underway To Prevent Future Blackouts And Meet The Nations Growth Needs

8/25/03 Flexible manufacturing techniques make ultradeep water attractive to independents, Oil&Gas Journal August 25, 2003 (OGJ login required)

6/30/03 How to realize LEM benefits in ultradeepwater oil and gas, Oil&Gas Journal June 30, 2003 (OGJ login required)

5/30/03 Ultradeepwater oil-gas development: Designing uncertainty into the enterprise, Oil&Gas Journal May 19, 2003 (OGJ login required)

3/31/03 ScienceDaily News 3/31/2003 Release Tens Of Billions Of Additional Barrels Of Oil Remain To Be Tapped Miles Below Gulf Of Mexico, Cornell Geologist Says

3/17/03 LEAN ENERGY MANAGEMENT-1- Lean energy management required for economic ultradeepwater development ,Oil&Gas Journal March 17, 2003 (OGJ login required)

3/12/03 Future Natural Gas Supplies & the Ultra-Deepwater Gulf of Mexico, EnergyPulse

1/24/03 Download the white paper: Prospectivity of the Ultra-Deepwater Gulf of Mexico (revision)

11/21/02 Planet Earth course material taught by Roger Anderson.

10/22/02 View a ThreatSim related article in the July 2001 CIO Insight with Roger Anderson on the panel. -- Power Shortage. (PDF)

10/18/02 See our EnergyPulse paper -- ThreatSim: Securing Wattage When It’s Needed.

8/30/02 Learn about, ThreatSim: A Threat Simulator for Training Power Control System Operators & War Gaming.

8/27/02 View the talk, The 4D Paradigm Shift: Impact on the Oil Industry, to Prudential Securities, Inc, 2/97.

8/27/02 Animation on the Economic Value of 4D.

8/26/02 PEtroleum Technology Research Organization (PETRO).

8/26/02 SeisRes Work Plan from 1997. (See also SeisRes description at

8/16/02 Visit our Lean Energy Initiative:Better Design/Build/Operate Technologies for the Ultra Deepwater

Aug 8 2002: New Web Site.

Not-So New Items

is our venture to create the virtual oil patch. Learn all about it here.

Find Out About Our Enterprise Wide/Deep Activities for the Petroleum Industry

Talk at the The Johns Hopkins Conference on Energy Techologies, April 28 1999,The Role of New Technologies in the Sustainability of the Upstream Oil Industry, Roger Anderson

Learn about the Lamont Portfolio Management Consortium

Our (He, Anderson) 3-D and 4-D Inversion US patent has been issued: US5798982: Method for inverting reflection trace data from 3-D and 4-D seismic surveys and identifying subsurface fluid and pathways in and among hydrocarbon reservoirs based on impedance models.

Visit our VRML Gallery of 3D and 4D (time lapse) models on our 4D Technology.

The List of Worldwide 4D Projects is Now Over 60 Fields.

Map of Overlapping 3-D Seismic in the GOM in PDF* format

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Slide Show of Our 4D Rapid Analysis Tool Set

Plots of 4D Field Growth -- cumulative and by year

Our 4D US patent has been issued:5,586,082 Method for identifying subsurface fluid migration and drainage pathways in and among oil and gas reservoirs using 3-D and 4-D seismic imaging

Web Resources on Region Growing

SEG Post Convention 4D Workshop (ERCH)

Columbia University and Western Atlas International, Inc. have Entered a Joint Agreement to Market Lamont 4-D Software.

4D Presentations

4D Applied to Ground Penetrating Radar  Roelof Versteeg