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Philipp Tesch
Philipp Tesch
Phone:
(979) 845-3651
Fax:
(979) 845-6162
Email:
ptesch@tamu.edu
Office:
Halbouty 55
Address:

108 Halbouty Building

3115 TAMU

College Station, TX 77843


Degrees:

8/2018 (expected)  Ph.D. Geology, Texas A&M University (current GPA: 4.00/4.00)

Thesis: 3D Quantification of Architectural Variability and their Controls in Carbonate Clinoforms of the Permian Basin (Upper San Andres Fm) and Western Australia (Oligocene to Lower Miocene)

Committee: Mike Pope, Bobby Reece, Juan Carlos Laya, Walt Ayers

2007 – 2011  B.Sc. Geological Sciences, Free University of Berlin

B.Sc. Thesis: Stable Isotope Analysis and Petrographic Description of the Scandinavian Alum Shale

Awards:

  • Dissertation Fellowship (Texas A&M University), academic year 2017/18
  • Hal S. Dean Memorial Scholarship (West Texas Geological Society), 2017
  • Shoemaker Scholarship (American Institute of Professional Geologists, Texas Section), 2017
  • James E. Hooks Memorial Grant (AAPG Grants in Aid), 2016
  • National Scholarship (American Institute of Professional Geologists), 2016
  • IAS Travel Grant (International Association of Sedimentologists), 2016
  • College of Geosciences Scholarship (Texas A&M University), 2016
  • #2 Student Poster Presentation, 2016 Texas A&M Berg-Hughes Symposium
  • Berg-Hughes Fellowship (Texas A&M University), Summer 2016
Courses:

GEOP 629 – Seismic Interpretation

GEOL 491 – Undergraduate Research

GEOL 101 – Principles of Geology

 


Philipp Tesch

Graduate Student

Research Interests

My research is at the intersection of carbonate sedimentology and applied geophysics with focus on carbonate ramp architectural variability and evolution.

Selected Publications

Publications

  • Tesch, P., Reece, R., Pope, M., Markello, J. 2018. Quantification of Architectural Variability and Controls in an Upper Oligocene to Lower Miocene Carbonate Ramp, Browse Basin, Australia. Marine and Petroleum Geology. DOI: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2018.01.022
  • Tesch, P., Markello, J. Reece, R., Pope, M. (in prep) 3D Reconstruction of Clinoform Geometries and Volumes Using Drone-Based Photogrammetry, Upper San Andres Fm, Last Chance Canyon, New Mexico LCC. Sedimentology.
  • Tesch, P., Reece, R., Markello, J., Pope, M. (in prep) An Improved Parameterization of Lateral Shelf Margin Variability and its Implications on Sequence Stratigraphic Interpretations, Browse Basin, Australia. Basin Research.
  • Laya, JC., Sulaica, JL.; Teoh, CP.; Whitaker, F.; Gabellone T.; Tucker, ME.; Tesch, P.; Miller, BV.; Prince, K.; Izaguirre, I. (in review) Allogenic controls on Neogene carbonate facies and stratigraphic architecture on an isolated carbonate platform - the island of Bonaire. Marine and Petroleum Geology.
  • US 20140076632 A1 Method to Predict Overpressure Uncertainty from Normal Compaction Trendline Uncertainty. Issued March 20, 2014. S. Wessling, A. Bartetzko, P. Tesch.
  • Wessling, S., Bartetzko, A.,Tesch, P. 2013. Quantification and Visualization of Uncertainty in a Multi-Stage/Multi-Parameter Pore Pressure Modelling Workflow from Geophysical Well Logs. Geophysics78 (3), WB101–WB112. doi: 10.1190/geo2012-0402.1.

 

Conference Abstracts & Presentations

  • Tesch, P.,Markello, J., Pope, M., Reece, R. 2018. 3D Reconstruction of Clinoform Geometries Using Drone-Based Photogrammetry, Upper San Andres Fm, Last Chance Canyon, New Mexico. AAPG ACE 2018. (accepted for talk).
  • Tesch, P.,Reece, R., Markello, J., Pope, M., 2018. Quantification of Architectural Variability and Controls in an Upper Oligocene to Lower Miocene Carbonate Ramp, Browse Basin, Australia. AAPG ACE 2018. (accepted for talk).
  • Tesch, P.,Pope, M., Reece, R. 2017. Quantification and 3D Modeling of Architectural Variability and Controls in a Permian Carbonate Ramp, Last Chance Canyon, NM. AAPG ACE 2017.
  • Tesch, P.,Yeap, W.J., Kvinta, K., Sullivan, G., Pope, M., Reece, R. 2016. Effect of Diagenesis on Carbonate Ramp Architecture, Last Chance Canyon, New Mexico. AAPG ICE 2016.
  • Tesch, P.,Pope, M., Reece, R. 2016. 3D Quantification of Carbonate Ramp Architectural Variability and Controls, Last Chance Canyon, NM. AAPG ACE 2016.
  • Tesch, P.,Pope, M., Reece, R. 2016. Quantification and 3D Modeling of Architectural Variability and Controls in an Eocene – Mid Miocene Carbonate Ramp, Browse Basin, Australia. AAPG ACE 2016.
  • Tesch, P., Pope, M., Reece, R. 2015. Quantification of Architectural Variability and Controls in an Eocene –Mid Miocene Carbonate Ramp, Browse Basin, Australia. Texas A&M Berg-Hughes Symposium.
  • Tesch, P., Pope, M., Reece, R. 2015. Clinoform Architecture Variations and their Controls in an Eocene-Oligocene Carbonate Ramp, Browse Basin, Australia. AAPG ACE 2015.

Additional Information

Advisor: Mike Pope & Bobby Reece
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