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Pakistan-US Science and Technology Cooperation Program
Phase 7 (2017 Deadline)

Hydrocarbon potential of the northern Pakistan fold-thrust belt
US Partner: Delores Robinson, University of Alabama
Pakistan Partner: Shah Faisal, University of Peshawar
Project summary
This project aims to determine the hydrocarbon potential of the Salt Range-Potwar Plateau, Kohat Plateau, and Bannu Basin region of Pakistan using field data and modeling. It will contribute to earthquake assessment and alleviating the energy crisis in Pakistan.