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January 12, 2020
Paul Sava is a Professor and Green Chair of Exploration
Colorado School of Mines.
He currently serves as interim Head of the Department of Geophysics.
He is a PI and served as Director of the
Center for Wave Phenomena between 2014-2018.
He holds an Engineering degree in Geophysics (1995)
University of Bucharest,
an M.Sc. (1998) and a Ph.D. (2005) in Geophysics from
where he was a member of the
Stanford Exploration Project.
His main research interests are in
wavefield imaging and inversion,
autonomous/robotic data acquisition,
microseismic & infrastructure monitoring.
The Society of Exploration Geophysicists recognized him in 2007 with the Reginald Fessenden Award
for his work on wave-equation angle-domain imaging.
He is a recipient of
a Honorable Mention in the category Best Paper in Geophysics (2003) for
Angle-domain common-image gathers by wavefield continuation methods.
His presentations at the SEG Annual Meeting have been ranked 9 times in the top 30 of the Conference.
He is a member of
which he served as Board member between 2012-2016 and
as Chair of the Student Fund Board between 2015-2019.