Paul Hatchell

Board of Visitors Member

Paul Hatchell joined Shell in 1989 after receiving his PhD in theoretical physics. He began his career at Shell’s Technology Center in Houston and worked on shear-wave logging, quantitative seismic amplitude analysis, and 3D AVO applications. Paul is currently a member of the Areal Field Monitoring team and Shell’s “Principal Technical Expert” for 4D reservoir surveillance. His current activities include developing improved 4D seismic acquisition and interpretation techniques, seafloor deformation monitoring, and training the next generation of geoscientists. In 2017 Paul served as the SEG distinguished lecturer.