Subsurface CO2 @

 

Our group combines experimentation, imaging, and modelling to study multiphase flow and reactive transport in geologic systems with applications to carbon dioxide storage, petroleum engineering and earth and planetary sciences 


Now recruiting!!! PhD candidates to start Autumn 2019:

1. BP Industry-CASE studentship on Digital Rock Physics


October, 2018 - Welcome Edward Andrews, the most recent PhD candidate to join the lab!


October, 2018 - New Paper! Liyanage et al., (2018) Multidimensional Observations of Dissolution-Driven Convection in Simple Porous Media Using X-ray CT Scanning, Transport in Porous Media


September, 2018 - New Paper! Lin et al., (2018) Imaging and measurement of pore‐scale interfacial curvature to determine capillary pressure simultaneously with relative permeability, Water Resources Research


September, 2018 - Welcome Adyani Razak, the most recent PhD candidate to join the lab!


August, 2018 - New Paper! Budinis et al., (2018) An assessment of CCS costs, barriers and potential, Energy Strategy Reviews


June, 2018 - Congratulations to Clea Kolster on the succesful defense of her PhD thesis!

 

April, 2018 - New Paper! Jackson et al., (2018) Characterising Drainage Multiphase Flow in Heterogeneous Sandstones, Water Resources Research


March, 2018 - Welcome to Dr Sojwal Manoorkar as a new Postdoctoral Scholar in the Subsurface CO2 group


February, 2018 - Welcome to Dr Silvia De Simone as a new Postdoctoral Scholar in the Subsurface CO2 group


January, 2018 - New Paper! Reynolds et al., (2018) Multiphase flow characteristics of heterogeneous rocks from CO2 storage reservoirs in the United Kingdom, Water Resources Research


December, 2017 - Come see us at the AGU Fall Meeting: (1) Tues 8-12am H21G-1574 Core analysis of heterogeneous rocks (2) Wed 9:15 H31M-06 Convective dissolution in 3D (3) Thurs 14:10 H43M-03 on flow and trapping in UK reservoirs


November, 2017 - New Paper! Kolster et al., (2017) CO2 enhanced oil recovery: a catalyst for gigatonne-scale carbon capture and storage deployment?


November, 2017 - New Paper! Kolster et al., (2017) The impact of time-varying CO2 injection rate on large scale storage in the UK Bunter Sandstone


October, 2017 - Welcome to Catherine Spurin, the most recent PhD candidate to join the lab!