|September 2016 - Present||Associate Professor, Geology-Geophysics & Petroleum Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology ‐ Geosciences and Geological and Petroleum Engineering|
|August 2016||Assistant Professor, Petroleum Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology ‐ Geosciences and Geological and Petroleum Engineering|
- Well Logging: SP2012, SP2013, SP2014, SP2015
- Mechanical Earth Modeling: FS2008, FS2009, FS 2010, FS2011, FS2012, FS2013, FS2014
- Finite Element Analysis with Applications in Petroleum Engineering: SP2009, SP2010, SP2011, SP2012, SP2013, SP2014, SP2015
- Advanced FEA with Applications in CO2 Sequestration: FS2010, FS2012
- Geodynamics: FS2011, FS2013
- Advanced Mechanical Earth Modeling: FS2014
|2007||Ph.D. in Geophysics, University of Karlsruhe|
|2003||Diploma in Geophysics (equiv. to M.S.), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology|
Missouri University of Science and Technology
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Rolla, MO 65409
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Journal Publications (23)
Micro-Annulus Generation under Downhole Conditions: Insights from Three-Dimensional Staged Finite ...
Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (2020)
A micro-annulus (MA) is defined as a high permeability zone or gap initiating/occurring at the casing-cement and cement-formation interfaces during ...
The Role of Orientation and Mechanical Stiffness Contrast in Jointing ...
Proceedings of the 2015 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting (2015, Baltimore, MD) (2015)
The Waterpocket Fold in southern Utah features sets of cataclastic deformation bands containing cross-cutting joints that terminate at the boundaries ...
Numerical Estimates of the Maximum Sustainable Pore Pressure in Anticline ...
Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (2015)
The advanced tensor based concept of pore pressure-stress coupling is used to provide pre-injection analytical estimates of the maximum sustainable ...
An Improved Method for Numerically Modeling the Minimum Horizontal Stress ...
International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences (2014)
The minimum horizontal stress magnitude, Shmin, is a crucial input parameter for a variety of subsurface engineering applications. Several methods, ...