Akadem Petroleum Technology Inc. Developers Team



Don Wolcott, co-founder and inspirer

Dr. Wolcott consults with various producers on acquisition, development and operation of oil and gas properties and advises and provides training to various oil and gas companies, ENI, Shell, INK to name a few.

Formerly a CEO of Ruspetro PLC and Senior Vice President and Chief Technical Officer of Yukos Oil Co.

He has held various technical and management positions for ARCO and Schlumberger and holds a PhD in Petroleum Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines


Mikhail Tuzovskiy, co-founder and product lead

Mikhail has been working in Oil & Gas E&P since 2005 with various companies including Petroceltic, KazMunaiGaz, Irkutsk Oil Co., RUSPETRO Plc and TNK-BP. He is an active Petroleum Engineer with an operational and field experience focused on performance and production enhancement.

Mikhail holds M.S degree in Petroleum Engineering from the Heriot-Watt University (2005) and B.S degree in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science from the Krasnoyarsk State University (2003).


Andrey Karmanov, production technology expert

Andrey has been working in Oil & Gas E&P West , East Siberia, Africa and Kazakhstan for the last 15 years with various companies included BakerHughes/Centrilift, GE oil&gas /WoodGroup ESP, REDA Libya, Gazpromneft, Irkutsk Oil Co. and RUSPETRO Plc. During his career he provide expertise of optimal artificial lift technology, ESP power efficiency, Variable speed drive operations, ESP designing and implementation.

Andrey graduated from Ufa Petroleum University, E&P Department (2001)


Vyacheslav Guk, technical expert

Vyacheslav is currently working as Senior Engineer RSD with DeGolyer and MacNaughton. He has 10 years experience in upstream petroleum production engineering with operators and engineering companies: Rosneft, Ruspetro and IHS. His main areas of expertise are RTA/PTA, Production Enhancement and Hydraulic Fracturing.

He holds Bs and Msc degrees in Applied Mathematics and Physics from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and PhD equivalent degree in Oil and Gas Field Development from Russian Academy of Science.


Alexander Bondarenko, project architecture and development

Alexander has been working on developing web applications since 2007. He has experience on UNIX/Linux server administration, building data management solutions for oil production companies, developing, engineering and implementing of high-load web based solutions.

Alexander graduated from Krasnoyarsk State University, Physics Department, Computer Modeling in Physics (2004).


Pavel Belolipetskiy, mathematics and development

Researcher in Institute of Computational Modeling (Russian academy of sciences). He is experienced in mathematical modeling of different processes for applied and research tasks.

Pavel is PhD in Physico-Mathematical Sciences (first doctoral degree) (2008). He holds M.S (2005) and B.S (2003) degrees in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science from the Krasnoyarsk State University.


Igor Frolenkov, project architecture and development

Assistant professor and deputy head of the Department of Mathematical Analysis and Differential Equations in the Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science (Siberian Federal University) (since 2006). Previously Igor headed the Department of Software Development at the Krasnoyarsk Regional Blood Transfusion Center (2004-2010).

Web-development and development of the automatic control systems for technological processes are considered to be his majors in IT sphere.

Docent (2013). Candidate of Physico-Mathematical Sciences (first doctoral degree) (2006). Igor graduated from Krasnoyarsk State University (2004) with an degree in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science.


Maxim Nazhalov, mobile and web developer

Maxim has been working on developing web applications since 2006 and developing mobile applications since 2010. Working on all aspects of computer engineering: database architect, CNC-controllers, mobile and web development.

Maxim graduated from Krasnoyarsk State University, Informatics and Control Processes, Software Developer (2006)


Georgy Protsykov, mathematics and development

Georgy has been working on the development of OLAP programs for mobile communication companies since 2005. Has experience in administration of databases, accounting for precious metals based on the Wonderware System Platform.

He holds M.S (2005) and B.S (2003) degrees in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science from the Krasnoyarsk State University.


Mariya Bychina, reservoir engineer

Information will be available later.


ATCE-2016
SPE ATCE 2016, Dubai


ATCE-2017
SPE ATCE 2017, San Antonio, Texas