Current PhD projects span the geoscience disciplines from geophysics and structural geology to sedimentology and petrophysics.
Faulting and fluid flow in carbonate reservoirs: an example from the Qusahwira field, UAE.
Evolution, processes and deposits of high latitude submarine fans
Gravity and magnetic signatures of different modes of seafloor spreading in the Atlantic: Characterisation of ocean-continent transitions
Controls on carbonate geometries and reservoir properties: The Red Sea Rift margin
Depositonal History of Middle Jurassic Lower Dhruma Sand member, Dhruma Formation, Rub’ Alkhali, Saudi Arabia.
Evolution of a volcanic-rich continental rift system: southern Red Sea Rift
Mechanistic study of surfactant-polyer EOR for heavy oil reservoirs
Predicting stratigraphic trap integrity in deepwater settings
Stratigraphic architecture of shallow-marine systems in syn-rift to post-rift systems
A database-informed approach to the construction of quantitative sedimentological facies and source-to-sink models
Controls on the 3D architecture of submarine channel and lobe systems
Impact of faults on fluid flow in Zechstein carbonates
Response of density underflows to rift basin floor typography and palaeoenvironmental changes
Isabel de Cala
Dune cross-stratification in turbidite systems
Impact faults on fluid flow in microbial and hydrothermal carbonates
Constraining Holocene coastal response to marine transgression to predict future coastal realignment.
The Potential for Full Waveform Fracture Inversion
Sergio Gamez Galicia
Restoration of lithosphere and depositional geometries across the rift to drift transition.
Impact of faults on fluid flow in carbonate reservoirs
Subglacial sediment characterisation using geophysical techniques
Application of quantitative analysis of fluvial sedimentary architecture to improved facies and reservoir modelling workflows.
Improved reservoir characterization and modelling of gas production from Chilean tight sandstone reservoirs
Flow transformations and bedform development against intrabasinal slopes: integrating physical experiments and outcrops
How do seismic waves respond to fractures in rocks: importance of effective and discrete fractures for risk assessment for deep nuclear waste repositories?
Glaciological Applications of Seismic Full Waveform Inversion (FWI): Insight From a Novel Approach
Ana Reyna Flores
Predicting the reservoir properties of tight gas sandstones using data mining and machine learning
Prediction of subseismic fracturing and fracturing in carbonate rocks: The mesozoic of the Southern Gulf of Mexico
Valhall Seismic Geomechanics: Case study of time-lapse and microseismic prediction from coupled flow-geomechanical models.
Microseismic full waveform modeling and location
Fluvial-lacustrine system to rift- and intermontane-basin evolution: quantitative models and sedimentary architecture.
Evolution of a micro-continent during continental break-up: re-evaluating the Falklands Plateau
Autogenic versus allogenic controls on deep-sea channel evolution.
Allogenic and autogenic controls on fluvial system development, accumulation and preservation
Integrating gravity and magnetic data with remote sensing in structural modelling of Benue Trough (middle and Lower) of Nigeria