University of Indonesia Geophysical Society

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University of Indonesia Geophysical Society
University University of Indonesia
President Naufal Faiz Dermawan
Faculty Advisor Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Abdul Haris
Country Indonesia
Status Active

About Us

University of Indonesia SEG Student Chapter (or also known as SEG UI SC) is an active SEG Student Chapter based in Depok, Indonesia. Established in 2011, SEG UI SC empowers students to participate and spearhead projects that will address issues, challenges and opportunities related to SEG’s mission of promoting the science of geophysics.

University of Indonesia Geophysical Society
University University of Indonesia
President Naufal Faiz Dermawan
Faculty Advisor Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Abdul Haris
Country Indonesia
Status Active


Cultivate the knowledge of earth science issues to the geophysics enthusiasts


  • Developing proficiency in geophysics by delivering expertise from professionals
  • Acquiring a skill set in order to grow professionally through comprehensive work programs.
  • Fostering openness in the organizational atmosphere to encourage constructive communication.

Current Officers

Current Student Officers

  • President: Naufal Faiz Dermawan
  • Vice President: Cornelia Magdalena
  • Secretary: Beefrhanna Arrasy
  • Treasure: Nadi Ashiilah
  • Head of Communication Marketing Division: Abimanyu Dharma
  • Head of External Relations Division: Fathia Seivita
  • Head of Competition Division: Ludmilla Sekarteja
  • Head of Training Division: Amallya Putri
  • Head of Education Division: Adnan Hasyim
  • Head of Human Resource Division: Deanis Habibie
  • Head of Research Division: M. Nanda Rizqi

Current Chapter Officers

  • Faculty Advisor: Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Abdul Haris
  • Assistant Faculty Advisor: Agus Riyanto

Previous Officers

  • 2022: President - Cecilia Patra Dewanty, Vice President - Alifia Syadrina, Treasurer - Fujita Olivia Marpaung, Secretary - Silmi Hamidah Nasution
  • 2021: President - Lisa Syahnidar Eka Putri, Vice President - Alif Fadhli, Treasurer - Hendun Naura, Secretary - Alifia Fatima
  • 2020: President - Ishaidir Siregar, Vice President - Sadan Rizky, Treasurer - Oktyasti, Secretary - Afifah
  • 2019: President - Tri Haryanto, Vice President - Dhery Mahendra, Treasurer - Friska Agustina, Secretary - Nanda Amina
  • 2017-2018: President - Tanisa Karima, Vice President - M. Farkhan Khoir, Treasurer - Adinda Nabila Herdani, Secretary - Nurdianasari Latuconsina
  • 2016: President - Bambang Trenggono Muhammad

Outreach Programs

Humanity in Action X Geoschool (2023)

Humanity in Action X Geoschool is an social humanity work programs to financial support, hazard mitigation education, and event games to the orphanage. In this year, SEG UI SC 2023 goes to Yayasan Budi Bangsa in Depok, West Java. SEG UI SC have succesfully a total donation of 2,274,860 IDR (or approx. 143 USD) to the orphanage.

Geoschool (2022)

Geoschool is the act of sharing and introducing beneficial knowledge on earth science. In the year 2022, SEG UI SC conducted this work program, raising the theme of "Social Action with Love & Insight". The event was held in PYI Yatim & Zakat in Depok, West Java. Through this outreach program, SEG UI SC have successfully raised 1,000,000 IDR (or approx. 66 USD) to the orphanage. SEG UI SC have also taught the 10 children of the orphanage of hazard mitigation in a fun approach, through creation of a baking soda volcano, interactive quiz and prizes.

Humanity in Action (2021)

Humanity in Action is an open donations in support of those in need. In the year 2021, the focus of this donation is towards Palestine in collaboration with Act For Humanity. According to the Minsitry of Health in Gaza, the damage Palestinians received before the ceasefire was Israeli airstrikes and artillery fire in Gaza that killed 253 Palestinians, including 66 children and injured more than 1,900 people in 11 days of conflict. Through this outreach program, SEG UI SC have successfully a total donation of 1,204,110 IDR (or approx. 80 USD).

Academic Programs


Integrated Virtual Talk with Professional (or INVERSION) is one of SEG UI SC's flagship program where professionals are invited as speakers to enhance the knowledge and awareness on geophysics in earth science issues of the participants. The following is the list of INVERSION done since first established in 2020:

  1. "Cultivating Candidate Potential: Fueling Growth in Oil and Gas Company" by Devita Zalfa Salsabila (HR Talent Acquisition Specialist at PT COSL INDO - Olifield Chemical Devision) - August 19th 2023
  2. "The Role of Geophysics in Advancing Indonesia's Geothermal Industry" by Riki Irfan S.T M.Si (Senior Geoscientist INPEX Geothermal Lecturer of Technical Faculty of UNISA Kuningan) - May 27th 2023
  3. "Is Mining Really Ready for the Future" by Diki Nurul Huda, S.Si (GIS Technician at Indonesia's well-known mining company) and Titis Wibowo (Geoscience Business Improvement at Indonesia's well-known mining company) - December 3rd 2022.
  4. "Enabling Oil and Gas Producing Countries to Transition towards Low Carbon Future" by Daren Mathew Benfield B.Sc. (HONs), MSc. FGS (Geophysicist Exploration at Saudi Aramco) - April 9th 2022.
  5. "Geothermal Reservoir: Indonesia's Untapped Energy Potential" by Arif Darmawan (Geothermal Geophysicist Exploration at PT Geo Dipa Energi) and Ridwan Permana Sidik (Assistant Manager Exploration Planning at PT Geo Dipa Energi) - February 27th 2022.
  6. "Geophysicists Prospect and Objective in Mining" by Ir. Aditya Wijoyo Pringgoprawiro, S.Si, M.M (Director at PT Eksplorasi Nusa Jaya) - October 30th 2021.
  7. "Geoscience Python on Well Log Analysis" by Agus Abdullah (Founder of Geodwipa Cloud Computing) - April 10th 2021.
  8. "Application of Open Source GIS for G&G Data Management in the OIl and Gas Industry" by Wendi Adrian, S.T. (Spatial Data Scientist in PT Merdeka Copper Gold Tbk) - May 22th 2021.
  9. "The Oil & Gas Industry through the Ever-Evolving Rapid Utilization of Technology" by Ardian Nengkoda (Lead Petroleum Engineer at Aramco) and Luky Hendraningrat (Staff Scientist (Reservoir Engineer) at Petronas Malaysia) - March 13th 2021.
  10. "Geothermal Exploration" by Rindu Grahabhakti and Reka Tanuwidjaja - November 13th 2020
  11. "Get to Know the Sinabung Eruption" by Gamma and Hendra - September 10th 2020.
  12. "Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Processing in Geophysics" by Agus Abdullah (Founder of Geodwipa Cloud Computing) - August 30th 2020.
  13. "Machine Learning for Geoscience - Study Case: Seismic & Well Data" by Leo Cahya Dinendra (Pertamina EP) - August 18th 2020.
  14. "The Role of Core Analysis for Petrophysical Interpretation" by Muhammad Nur Ali Akbar - June 7th 2020
  15. "Geomechanics: Expanding the Role of Geophysics" by Ngurah Beni Setiawan and Kukuh Al Rasyid - June 1st 2020.
  16. "The Benefit of Learning GIS" by Lilik Prasetya (PT Geotama Prima Usaha Geophysicist / G&G Consultant) - May 30th 2020.
  17. "Executing Reservoir Characterization by Evaluating Seismic Data: Well Seismic Tie" by Paulus Allo (Seismic Analyst) - May 22nd 2020.

Coaching Clinic

Coaching Clinic is a geophysics-related training course, such as for competitions or softwares. The following is the list of Coaching Clinic that SEG UI SC has done:

  1. QGis Software Training 2023. This event was held on November 2023. SEG UI SC invited Diki Nurul Huda (GIS Technician at PT Merdeka Cooper Gold Tbk) as the mentor. A total of 15 Participants were selected to attend this training from the registration
  2. ProMAX Software Training 2023. This event was held on June 2023. SEG UI SC invited Ghozy El Fatih (Master Student in Applied Geoscience at RWTH Aachen University) as the mentor. A total of 5 Participants were selected to attend this training from the registration
  3. Seismic Interpretation Training 2022. This event was held on June 2022. SEG UI SC invited Ricky Tampuolon, S.T., M.Sc (Exploration Geologist at Odira Energy Karang Agung) as the mentor. A total of 11 participants were selected to attend this training from the registration.
  4. Survey Design Compeittion Training 2021. This event was held on August 2021. A total of 6 teams were selected to attend this training from the registration.
  5. Geographic Information System (GIS) Training for Young Geoscientist 2021. This event was held on June 4th and 11th, 2021. In collaboration with SM-IAGI UI, this event trains young geoscientist in GIS by Eufrasia Bianca Amaryllis Diatmiko (Solution Specialist at ESRI Indonesia).
  6. Geothermal Case Study Training 2021. In collaboration with IATMI SM UI, this event raised the theme of "Geothermal Potential in Geoscience, Engineering, and Economical Aspect", held on April 25th and May 2nd, 2021. SEG UI SC invited Irvan Ramadhan, S.T. (Geophysicist at PT Supreme Energy Muara Laboh) and Ichwan Agust Elfajrie (Geothermal Reservoir Engineer and Modeler at PT Geo Dipa Energi) as speakers. T
  7. Geophysical Python Programming Language Training 2021. This event was held on April 4th and 10th, 2021. SEG UI SC invited Waskito Pranowo, M.T. (Lecturer at the University of Pertamina) as speaker to give an introduction to Python for well logging visualization and gravity processing, as well as implementing Python for basic seismic attribute and kriging.


LUNAR is short video content surrounding current issues in an interactive way. The topics raised ranges from soft skill to even environmental awareness, such as:

  1. How can we accelerate the renewable energy transition?
  2. Why Do the World Need SDGs?
  3. Climate Change Impact on Energy
  4. Hustle Culture Lead to Burnout
  5. Tips to Stay Healthy During Pandemic
  6. How to Avoid Burnout
  7. How to Stay Productive in Pandemic: 101
  8. Tips to Improve Your English in This Pandemic
  9. Tips for Building Personal Brand and Boost Your Career
  10. Easiest Way To Know Yourself Deeper

Collaborative Programs


Benchmarking is a collaborative activity between SEG UI SC and other student chapters or organizations to share, compare, and learn about each organization's work programs, system, and environment in aspects of geoscience and social. We also use this program to introduce SEG UI SC and broad our network. This year we conducted the Benchmarking program together with SEG ITB SC. The event was held on December 9th 2023 at Institut Teknologi Bandung, Bandung, West Java, Indonesia.

Company Visit: PT Geo Dipa Energi (2022)

Company Visit aims to gain insights of geoscience jobs within the exploration world. In collaboration with the Geophysics Students Association of the University of Indonesia, SEG UI SC visits PT Geo Dipa Energi at the Patuha Geothermal Power Plant in Bandung, West Java on December 14th, 2022. A total of 29 participants, consisting of mostly 2nd and 3rd year undergraduate students, attended this event. Chevy Iskandar, the Resources Assistant Manager at PT Geo Dipa Energi, gave a presentation on the role of geophysicists in the exploration, development and production stage of a geothermal industry. With warm welcome of ttendees were able to visit the geothermal power plant, as well as the production and injection well with enthusiasm.

SEG Summit (2022)

SEG Summit aims to accomodate all SEG Student Chapters in Indonesia to be a place of shared insight and discussion of earth related issues, specifically geopysics. After a period of hiatus due to the pandemic, SEG Summit 2022 was held online, hosted by SEG UI SC and SEG ITS SC.

A benchmarking event held on May 22nd, 2022 to share and networking between student chapters. This event was attended by:

  • University of Indonesia SEG Student Chapter
  • Institute of Technology Bandung SEG Student Chapter
  • Gadjah Mada University SEG Student Chapter
  • University of Lampung SEG Student Chapter
  • Institute of Technology Sepuluh Nopember SEG Student Chapter
  • University of Brawijaya SEG Student Chapter
  • University of Pembangunan Nasional "Veteran" Yogyakarta SEG Student Chapter
  • Syiah Kuala University SEG Student Chapter
  • University of Padjadjaran SEG Student Chapter
  • University of Pertamina SEG Student Chapter
  • Diponegoro University SEG Student Chapter
  • Hasanuddin University SEG Student Chapter
  • Universitas Halu Oleo SEG Student Chapter
  • Women's Network SEG Student Chapter

A grand webinar was held on May 29th, 2022, raising the theme of "The Role of Geoscientists in the Resilience of a Sustainable Future" with introspects of aspects of humanity, academic and industrial. This event invited:

  1. Dr. Ir. Amien Widodo, M.Si (Lecturer and Researcher at Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology)
  2. Dyah Nindita Sahdarani, S.Si., M.Energy (Lecturer and Researcher at the University of Indonesia)

Petro Discussion (2021)

Petro Discussion is a collaborative event between SPE UI SC and SEG UI SC, which consists of Seminar and FGD session about oil and gas latest issue. The seminar is held on August 28th 2021, with Eko Yudhi Purwanto (Senior Analyst Planning & Evaluation Pertamina Subholding Upstream) as the speaker.

Virtual Company Visit: BP Indonesia (2021)

During the global pandemic, SEG UI SC sucessfully conducted a Virtual Company Visit to BP Indonesia on June 16th, 2021. This event is in collaboration with Geophysics Student Association of the University of Indonesia and AAPG UGM SC. Two representative of BP Indonesia, Nurfiana Rachmawati (Exploration Geophysics) and Paramita Avianti (Development Geophysics), discussed with participants about the hydrocarbon life cycle and energy outlook.

Women in STEM Project (2021)

Women in STEM Project is a collaborative project betweeen AAPG UI SC and SEG UI SC, which interviews geoscientist women in STEM. It is in the form of an 8-minute short video that expresses appreciation to women who have contributed to the field of STEM. The women who were interviewed for this project were:

  1. Rachel Tiurma (IT Service Delivery Manager at PT Berca Hardayaperkasa)
  2. Prilia A. Adriani (Geophysicist at PETRONAS)
  3. Winda Novianti (Lecturer at the University of Indonesia)
  4. Asri Noni (Lecturer at the University of Indonesia)
  5. Dyah Nindita (Lecturer at the University of Indonesia)

ENERSHOW by EnerKLAZ (2021)

In a collaboration with EnerShow, SEG UI SC brought a seminar with the theme "Embracing The Energy Transition: From Dilemma to Strategy" on May 8th, 2021. The speaker was Fadli Rahman (Tenaga Ahli Menteri BUMN Komisaris PHE).

SEG Student Programs

SEG Scholarship

Thanks to the generosity of donors, SEG offers a range of different scholarship to students. Through SEG UI SC, the following has successfully became the awardee of the SEG Scholarship:

  • 2023/2024 - Indah Cahya Fitria, Saniya Sekarningrum, Cornelia Magdalena, Deanis Habibie, Adnan Hasyim.
  • 2022/2023 - Tsabita Rasyda, Rafli Adestia, Cecilia Patra Dewanty
  • 2021/2022 - Sherina, Alif Fadhli Anshari, Anzalna Naufal Amaya

SEG/Chevron Student Leadership Symposium (SLS)

SEG/Chevron Student Leadership Symposium focuses on leadership, teamwork and communication skills building for participants. SEG UI SC has successfully sent a nominee to participate in the SEG/Chevron Student Leadership Symposium (SLS) Program. The following is our list of nominees:

  • 2023 - Stella Eulia Andoko, the Co-Director of Research SEG UI SC 2023. SLS 2023 was held at 27 August - 1 September 2023 in Houston, Texas, USA
  • 2022 - Cecilia Patra Dewanty, the President of SEG UI SC 2022 (Accepted). SLS 2022 was held at 28 September - 1 October 2022 in Houston, Texas, USA .
  • 2021 - Alif Fadhli Anshari, the Vice President of SEG UI SC 2021 (Accepted). SLS 2021 was held virtually.
  • 2020 - Darin Alya Khairunnisa Rizdinanti, the Director of Event Division of SEG UI SC 2020 (Accepted). SLS 2020 was held at 11-16 October 2020 in Houston, Texas, USA.
  • 2019 - Ishaidir Siregar, the Director of Event Division of SEG UI SC 2019 (Accepted). SLS 2019 was held at 19-22 May 2019 in San Antonio, Texas, USA.
  • 2018 - Dhara Adhnandya Kumara, the Head of Workshop Division of SEG UI SC 2017 (Accepted). SLS 2018 was held in Anaheim, Califormia, USA.
  • 2017 - Tanisa Karima, the President of SEG UI SC 2017 (Accepted). SLS 2017 was held in Houston, Texas, USA.

SEG Challenge Bowl

SEG Challenge Bowl is an international competition testing students’ breadth and depth of knowledge about the field of geoscience.

  • 2023: This year SEG UI SC Successfully became the student chapter that hosted the SEG Challenge Bowl Asia Pacific Region 2023 event at 18th june 2023 by online. Successfully invited and organized the event which attended by 14 delegation teams from 14 different universities across the Asia Pacific region (10 from Indonesia, 2 from India, and 2 from Malaysia), including one team from the University of Indonesia. The SEG UI delegation team emerged as the champion in the Asia Pacific region and successfully advanced to the World Final stage.The team representing the chapter is our chapter members: Cecilia Patra Dewanty and Kevinsyah Aulia Lubis
  • 2022: The second SEG Challenge Bowl for the Asia Pacific Region was hosted by SEG UGM SC and SEG ITB SC. Our two delegates, Dzaky Wajdi and Stefanny Rizika Amina, won 5th place.
  • 2021: The first ever SEG Challenge Bowl for the Asia Pacific Region was hosted by SEG UI SC. Our delegates, Ishaidir Siregar and Desta Suci Fitirani, won 2nd place.

International Petroleum Technology Conference (IPTC)

The International Petroleum Technology Conference (IPTC) is a falgship multidisciplinary oil and gas conference exhibition, organised to further the advancement of scientific and technological knowledge related to the exploration, development, production, transportation and processing of oil and natural gas. It is sponsored by four industry organisations and societies; AAPG, EAGE, SEG and SPE.

  • IPTC 2024 will be held on 12-14 February 2024 at Dhahran, Kingdom of Saudia Arabia. SEG UI SC successfully sent 3 delegates, Cornelia Magdalena, Naufal Faiz and Deva Fitrianti.
  • IPTC 2023 will be held on 1-3 March 2023 at Bangkok, Thailand, with PTT Exploration and Production Public Company Ltd. (PTTEP) as the Exclusive Host. SEG UI SC successfully nominated Stefanny Rizika Amina.
  • IPTC 2022 was held on 21-23 February 2022 at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, with Saudi Aramco serving as the Exclusive Host. SEG UI SC successfully sent 2 delegates, Naila Adriani and Alif Fadhli. Both are the only delegates from the entire SEG student chapter in Indonesia to attend IPTC 2022.

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  • Address: A Building, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences UI