STUDENT SECTION of SOCIETY OF EXPLORATION GEOPHYSICISTS (SEG) of the Kyiv
Taras Shevchenko National University (KTSNU), Kyiv, Ukraine,
Kyiv University Geophysical Society (KUGS)
Society of exploration geophysicists (SEG ) is the largest organization of scientists and professional geophysicist practicing applied geophysicists in the world.
SEG members involved in full cycle of exploration and production of hydrocarbons, as well as other mineral resources.
One of the main aim of SEG is to support professional development of exploration geophysicists in both academia and industry.
SEG was founded in Houston in 1930 by 30 geophysicists. SEG was created as independent organazition aiming facilitation of further scientific development in the area of exploration geophysics. SEG is non govermental organization finded through collection of membership fees and private donations.
SEG headquater is located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.
Best SEG student paper is annualy awarded with trip to Salt Lake City (USA).
Ukrainian student section of SEG was founded in Kyiv Taras Shevchenko National University in 2002. Ten best undergaduate and graduate geophysical students of this university are currently members of the ukrainian student section of SEG.
Due to support SEG, students have wide possibilities to study development of geophysics in a whole world and find information, contacts, people, granti, internships and, even, workplaces appear at students.
It is especially actually in our time, when the globalization of world association develops by high rates.