Permian Basin Geophysical Society

Welcome to the Permian Basin Geophysical Society

The PBGS was formed to promote the science of geophysics in the Permian Basin community.

The PBGS generally meets the second Wednesday of the month, September through April, at 11:30 am at the Midland Center in downtown Midland, Texas. All interested persons are encouraged to attend.

To RSVP for Monthly luncheons please email Laurie Lindsey at or call 432-682-3685.

Or, register for luncheons online here.

*all scholarship applications are due by March 31, 2014
(see scholarship page for more information)

What's New on the Website? [Updated 03/04/14]

    Upcoming Events

    SEG DISC to be offered in Midland on Thursday, April 10, 2014. 
    See below for details...

  • 3/17/2014
    Monday, March 17th,  SEG Spring Distinguished Lecturer, Peter Pecholcs
    A journey through time in search of Arabian giants –
    Oil/gas fields, recording channels, and petabytes
    Read Abstract/Bio Here.

  • 4/10/14
    SEG 2014 DISC:  Microseismic Imaging of Hydraulic Fracturing: Improved Engineering of Unconventional Shale Reservoirs  Instructor: Shawn Maxwell of Schlumberger. 
    Download course/instructor flyer Here.
    Download Announcement and Registration Info Here.
    Please Register Here.

    Corporate Sponsor Information Here.

    Important Notice to SEG Members: To ensure that you get the SEG Member rate please be sure and sign-in with your SEG member number prior to adding the course to the shopping cart.

  • 5/01/14
    55th Annual PBGS Exploration Meeting and BBQ