Dr. Piotr Krzywiec
Piotr Krzywiec holds an M.S. in geology and an M.S. and Ph.D. in exploration geophysics. He studied at the Jagiellonian University and the AGH University of Science and Technology, both in Kraków, Poland, and at Imperial College, London, UK. Having spent 16 years at the Polish Geological Survey in Warsaw, in 2012 he joined the Institute of Geological Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, where he holds the position of associate professor. He has also been an external lecturer in geophysics/seismic methods at the Jagiellonian University, Kraków, University of Warsaw, and Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań. His main research interests include integrated analysis of geophysical and geologic data, basin analysis, and application of geophysical methods in exploration for conventional and unconventional hydrocarbons. Piotr Krzywiec is also interested in the history of geology and geological cartography. He has authored or co-authored more than 300 conference abstracts, papers or book chapters published in Poland and abroad. He is a member of the Polish Geological Society, American Association of Petroleum Geologists (including the AAPG Committee on History of Petroleum Geology and AAPG Visiting Geoscientist Program), Society of Exploration Geophysicists, the Petroleum History Institute, the International Commission on the History of Geological Sciences, of the History of Earth Sciences Society, and the History of Geology Group of The Geological Society of London.