Geothermal Energy Utilization

Associated with Oil & Gas Development


June 14 15, 2011

           Southern Methodist University

Dallas, Texas




Michael Otto


Michael Otto is a Senior Technical Advisor for Baker Hughes with the Applied Liquids Technology group. He has 37 Years Experience in Drilling Fluids; 17 years experience in operations and 20 years experience in laboratory field support and drilling fluid system development.


Additional Authors:


Kyle Taylor


Kyle Taylor is technical lead for the 300C Directional Motor development. He has 20 years of industry experience designing innovative downhole drilling and formation evaluation logging tools


Aaron Dick


Aaron Dick is group leader of the Tribology Research Group at Baker Hughes.  He has 17 years experience in drilling technology and holds a masters in Petroleum Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley.