Mr Roderick Owen

Mr Roderick Owen

Metadata Manager

Location: Edinburgh

Tel: 0131 6500 214

E-mail Mr Roderick Owen

Biography

  •  2010 – ongoing : Membership Secretary, Prospect NERC Branch
  •  2010 – ongoing : Vice President, Prospect NERC Branch
  •  2003 – ongoing : Union representative
  •  2000 – ongoing : Metadata Manager, Information Systems Group, BGS
  •  1994 –2000 : Seismic Analyst, Global Seismology & Geomagnetism Gp, BGS
  •  1992 –1994 : Marine Geology and Operations Group, BGS
  •  1980 –1992 : Seismic Interpreter, Hydrocarbons Group, BGS
  •  1978 –1980 : Draughtsman, Marine Geophysics Group, IGS
  •  1973 –1977 : BSc University of Aberdeen, Geography

Skills

  • Oracle web - based applications
  • SQL*Plus, SQL Developer, TOAD

Professional association

  •  1984 – ongoing : Edinburgh Geological Society

Boards and committees

  •  2014 – ongoing : Prospect National Equal Opportunities Advisory Committee
  •  2010 – ongoing : Prospect NERC Branch Departmental Whitley Committee
  •  2010 – ongoing : Prospect NERC Branch General Purposes Committee
  •  2008 – ongoing : Prospect NERC Branch Executive Council

Published outputs

Key papers

Owen, R.J. and McCormac, M. (1987). Regional Interval Velocity Maps of UK Northern North Sea. Petroleum Geology of North West Europe: Brooks, J. and Glennie, K (eds), 997-1007.

Owen, R.J., Li, X-Y., MacBeth, C.D. and Booth, D.C. (1988). Reservoir Characterisation: how can anisotropy help? Structural Geology in Reservoir Characterization, Geol. Soc. Special Publication 127, Coward, M.P., Daltaban, T.S. & Johnson, H. (eds), 115-119.