Recent News

AGU Fall Meeting

Transport in fractured media

  • [Dec 9, 2014] Peter Kang's paper on the impact of velocity correlation and distribution on transport in fractured media, in collaboration with Tanguy Le Borgne and Olivier Bour at the University of Rennes, and Marco Dentz at the Spanish National Research Council, accepted in Water Resources Research. (Read the preprint)

Geochemical shutdown of convective mixing

Phase-field model of two-phase Hele-Shaw flows

3D pore-scale anomalous transport

Capillary pinning of gravity currents

Graduation 2014

Poromechanics of faults

  • [May 14, 2014] Birendra Jha's paper on coupled multiphase flow and poromechanics: a computational model of pore-pressure effects on fault slip and earthquake triggering, published in Water Resources Research. (Read the paper)

Birendra Jha Catherine Cheng award

  • [May 13, 2014] Two members of the group received CEE department awards. Catherine Cheng received the CEE Leadership and Community Award, and Birendra Jha received the CEE Best Doctoral Thesis Award. Congratulations!! (CEE News)

Peter Kang

  • [May 12, 2014] Peter Kang successfully defended his PhD dissertation, titled Anomalous Transport in Porous and Fractured Media. Congratulations, Dr. Kang!! (Pictures)

Christos Nicolaides

  • [May 6, 2014] Christos Nicolaides successfully defended his PhD dissertation, titled Dynamic Processes on Complex Networks: from Disease Spreading to Neural Activity. Congratulations, Dr. Nicolaides!! (Pictures)

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