Energy Geosciences Division
Earth & Environmental Sciences
United States of America
Ph.D. Water Resources, Aachen University of Technology, Aachen, Germany, Civil Engineering School M.Sc. Civil Engineering (Diplom), Aachen University of Technology, Aachen, Germany, Civil Engineering School B.Sc. Civil Engineering (Vor-Diplom), Aachen University of Technology, Aachen, Germany, Civil Engineering School
Understanding and modeling coupled multi-phase fluid, gas, solute and heat transport in complex subsurface systems such as or fractured rock or heterogeneous sediments.
Blanco-Martin, L., Rutqvist, J., Birkholzer, J.T. (2016): Extension of TOUGH-FLAC to the Finite Strain Framework, submitted to Computers & Geosciences.
Jeanne, P., Rutqvist, J., Wainwright, M., Foxall, W., Bachmann, C., Zhou, Q., Pio Rinaldi, A., Birkholzer, J.T. (2016): Impact of In-Situ Stress Measurement Uncertainties on the Assessment of the Seismic Activity and Risk Associated with a Hypothetical Industrial-Scale Geologic CO2 Sequestration Operation, submitted to Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering.
Bossart, P., Bernier. F, Birkholzer, J.T., Bruggeman, C., Connolli, P., Dewonck, S., Fukaya, M., Herfort,M., Jensen, M., Matray, J., Mayor. J, Moeri, A., Oyama, T., Schuster, K, Shigeta, N., Vietor, T., Wieczorek, K (2016) Geologic Setting and Overview of Key Experiments in the Mont-Terri Rock Laboratory, submitted to the Swiss Journal of Geosciences.