As Sr Analyst & Consultant, Akash works on the DI Analytics and Market Intelligence teams providing upstream subject matter expertise for various product development and consulting efforts. His expertise lies in Unconventional Shale reservoirs with focus on Reservoir Engineering, Reserves Estimation, Production Analysis, Rate Transient Analysis and Data driven modeling and analytics. Prior to joining DrillingInfo in 2016, he worked as a Researcher at the University of Houston working on developing workflows for improved EUR estimation using deterministic and probabilistic methodologies and providing valuable inputs to energy investment groups and technical advisory groups alike. He has been published multiple times with SPE and AAPG in the past and presented at multiple industry and academic conferences. Akash holds a MS Degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Houston and a BE in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, India.