Lee A. Richards, PhD, PE
Lee A. Richards, PhD, PE is an accomplished petroleum engineer who has worked for companies such as Halliburton and BP America during his career. Most recently, he serves as Assistant Professor of Petroleum Engineering for Montana Tech and simultaneously consults as an engineer for clients. Lee has co-authored a variety of publications and given various professional technical presentations over the course of his career.
Lee received a BS in Chemical Engineering from Washington State University and a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Montana State University.
Dr. Richards teaches the following courses:
- Drilling Fluids
- Introduction to Drilling Engineering
- Well Control for Drilling Engineers and Senior Rig Personnel