Pawel Peczak received an M.S. from Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland, and a Ph.D. from the University of Georgia, both in physics. Since 1990, he has been employed at Corporate Strategic Research, Exxon Research and Engineering Company (now ExxonMobil), overseeing projects in upstream and downstream areas requiring expertise in high-performance scientific computing and simulational techniques. Peczak’s research interest is in statistical mechanics of mixtures and thermodynamics of heavy oils and asphaltenes.
Arthur H. Thompson, Scott C. Hornbostel, James S. Burns, Thomas J. Murray, Robert Raschke, John C. Wride, Paul Z. McCammon, John R. Sumner, Greg Haake, Mark Bixby, Warren S. Ross, Benjamin S. White, Minyao Zhou, and Pawel Peczak shared the 2007 Best Paper in Geophysics Award.
- Thompson, A., et al. (2007). ”Field tests of electroseismic hydrocarbon detection.” GEOPHYSICS, 72(1), N1–N9.doi: 10.1190/1.2399458