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.

What's New on the Website? [Updated 02/06/15]

    Upcoming Events

  • 2014-2015 Business Card Advertising agreement is now available online (see Advertisers page)

  • 03/18/15 - Wednesday, March 18th 2015  
    Speaker:  Rick Mauro, Director, Halliburton Integrated Asset Management
    *Due to spring break, this meeting is on the 3rd Wednesday of March

  • 04/20/15 - Monday, April 20th 2015 
    Speaker:  2015 Spring Distinguished Lecturer , Jean Virieux
    Topic: Hierarchical seismic imaging: A multiscale approach
    Abstract / Bio

  • 05/07/15 - Thursday, May 7th 2015
    Annual Exploration Meeting and BBQ

  • WTGS Foundation Scholarship event: March 25, 2015

    Dr. Robert Ballard
    Discoverer of the Titanic
    Deep Sea Explorer
    PhD in Marine Geology & Geophysics
    See details (PDF)

  • West Texas Geological Society - Short Course
    The Deposition, Diagenesis and Reservoir Potential of Basinal Carbonate Deposits Through TimePresented by Dr. Peter  A. Scholle
    Thursday, March 19, 2015 – Midland Center, Midland, TX
    8:30am – 4:00pm;  Lunch 11:30am12:30pm (provided)
    Registration info (PDF)