Mohammad Nooraiepour

Image of Mohammad Nooraiepour
Norwegian version of this page
Room 014
Username
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 1 Geologibygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1047 Blindern 0316 OSLO
Other affiliations Department of Geosciences

See publications in ResearchGate or Google Scholar

Join us for the "Porous Media Tea Time Talks" webinar series

Academic interests

  • Fluid Flow and Reactive Transport in Porous Media
  • Petrophysics, Rock Physics and Rock Mechanics

  • CO2-Brine-Rock Interactions (Hydro-Mechanical-Chemical)

Current Projects

2020-2023: Solid and Salt Precipitation Kinetics during CO2 Injection into Reservoir (EEA and Norway Grants— Polish National Science Centre & Research Council of Norway)

Positions held

2020-present: Postdoctoral Researcher

Past Project Involvements

2019-2020: WellFoss Project (Well fossilization for plugging and abandonment)

2016-2018: Protect Project (Protection of caprock integrity for large-scale CO2 storage)

2015-2016: SealCap Project (Shale rock properties and sealing capacity in the SW Barents Sea area)

2015-2018: FME SUCCESS Centre (Subsurface CO2 storage: critical elements and superior strategies)

Teaching

Contribution to teaching in the following courses:

2016-2019: GEO4/9250: Reservoir Geology

2016-2018: GEO4/9260: Reservoir Geophysics

Background

2019-2020: Researcher
Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo

2015-2018: Ph.D. Research Fellow
FME SUCCESS Centre (Subsurface CO2 storage: critical elements and superior strategies), Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo
Dissertation: Rock Properties and Sealing Efficiency in Fine-grained Siliciclastic Caprocks — Implications for CCS and Petroleum Industry

2012-2014: M.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering
Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas, Moscow, Russia
Thesis: The use of effective porosity for enhanced characterization in geological models with an application for carbonate reservoirs

2010-2011: M.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering
Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Tehran, Iran

2006-2010: B.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering
Petroleum University of Technology, Abadan, Iran
Thesis: Study the uncertainty associated with relative permeability using Genetic Algorithm

Tags: CO2 storage, Rock physics, Petroleum geology, Gas-fluid-rock interactions, Geochemistry

Publications

  • Fazeli, Hossein; Nooraiepour, Mohammad & Hellevang, Helge (2020) Microfluidic study of fracture dissolution in carbonate-rich caprocks subjected to CO2-charged brine. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research. doi: 10.1021/acs.iecr.9b06048
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Mondol, Nazmul Haque & Hellevang, Helge (2019) Permeability and physical properties of semi-compacted fine-grained sediments – A laboratory study to constrain mudstone compaction trends. Marine and Petroleum Geology.  doi: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2019.01.019
  • Naseryan Moghadam, Javad; Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Hellevang, Helge; Mondol, Nazmul Haque & Per, Aagaard (2019) Relative permeability and residual gaseous CO2 saturation in the Jurassic Brentskardhaugen Bed sandstones, Wilhelmøya Subgroup, western central Spitsbergen, Svalbard. Norwegian Journal of Geology.  doi: 10.17850/njg005
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Fazeli, Hossein; Miri, Rohaldin & Hellevang, Helge (2018) Effect of CO2 Phase States and Flow Rate on Salt Precipitation in Shale Caprocks—A Microfluidic Study. Environmental Science and Technology.  doi:10.1021/acs.est.8b00251
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Bohloli, Bahman; Park, Joonsang; Sauvin, Guillaume; Skurtveit, Elin & Mondol, Nazmul Haque (2018) Effect of brine-CO2 fracture flow on velocity and electrical resistivity of naturally fractured tight sandstones.Geophysics.  doi: 10.1190/geo2017-0077.1
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Haile, Beyene Girma & Hellevang, Helge (2017) Compaction and mechanical strength of Middle Miocene mudstones in the Norwegian North Sea - the major seal for the Skade CO2 storage reservoir. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control.  doi:10.1016/j.ijggc.2017.10.016
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Mondol, Nazmul Haque; Hellevang, Helge & Bjørlykke, Knut (2017) Experimental mechanical compaction of reconstituted shale and mudstone aggregates: Investigation of petrophysical and acoustic properties of SW Barents Sea cap rock sequences. Marine and Petroleum Geology.  doi: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2016.12.003
  • Fazeli, Hossein; Nooraiepour, Mohammad & Hellevang, Helge (2020). Microfluidic Study of Fracture Dissolution in Carbonate-Rich Caprocks Subjected to CO2-Charged Brine. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research.  ISSN 0888-5885.  59(1), s 450- 457 . doi: 10.1021/acs.iecr.9b06048 Show summary
  • Hellevang, Helge; Wolff-Boenisch, Domenik & Nooraiepour, Mohammad (2019). Kinetic control on the distribution of secondary precipitates during CO2-basalt interactions. E3S Web of Conferences.  ISSN 2267-1242.  98 . doi: 10.1051/e3sconf/20199804006 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Naseryan Moghadam, Javad; Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Hellevang, Helge; Mondol, Nazmul Haque & Aagaard, Per (2019). Relative permeability and residual gaseous CO2 saturation in the Jurassic Brentskardhaugen Bed sandstones, Wilhelmøya Subgroup, western central Spitsbergen, Svalbard. Norwegian Journal of Geology.  ISSN 2387-5844.  99(2) . doi: /10.17850/njg005 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad (2019). Laboratory Compaction of Synthetic and Reconstituted Mixtures: Implications for Rock Physics Properties of Siliciclastic Fine-Grained Sediments, In N/A N/A (ed.),  81th EAGE Annual Conference & Exhibition 2019.  European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers.  ISBN 9781510888036.  81st EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2019. Show summary
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Mondol, Nazmul Haque & Hellevang, Helge (2019). Permeability and physical properties of semi-compacted fine-grained sediments – A laboratory study to constrain mudstone compaction trends. Marine and Petroleum Geology.  ISSN 0264-8172.  102, s 590- 603 . doi: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2019.01.019 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Bohloli, Bahman; Park, Joonsang; Sauvin, Guillaume; Skurtveit, Elin & Mondol, Nazmul Haque (2018). Effect of brine-CO2 fracture flow on velocity and electrical resistivity of naturally fractured tight sandstones. Geophysics.  ISSN 0016-8033.  83(1), s WA37- WA48 . doi: 10.1190/GEO2017-0077.1 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Fazeli, Hossein; Miri, Rohaldin & Hellevang, Helge (2018). Effect of CO2 phase states and flow rate on salt precipitation in shale caprocks — a microfluidic study. Environmental Science and Technology.  ISSN 0013-936X.  52(10), s 6050- 6060 . doi: 10.1021/acs.est.8b00251 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Haile, Beyene Girma & Hellevang, Helge (2018). Rock physics characterization and geomechanical properties of mudstones rich in siliceous ooze — A case study from the primary caprock for Skade Formation, North Sea, In  SEG Technical Program Extended Abstract 2018.  SEGEAB.  ISBN 978-5-8670-8577-3.  SEG Technical Program Expanded Abstracts 2018.  s 3724 - 3728 Show summary
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Haile, Beyene Girma & Hellevang, Helge (2017). Compaction and mechanical strength of Middle Miocene mudstones in the Norwegian North Sea - the major seal for the Skade CO2 storage reservoir. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control.  ISSN 1750-5836.  67, s 49- 59 . doi: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2017.10.016 Show summary
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Mondol, Nazmul Haque; Hellevang, Helge & Bjørlykke, Knut (2017). Experimental mechanical compaction of reconstituted shale and mudstone aggregates: Investigation of petrophysical and acoustic properties of SW Barents Sea cap rock sequences. Marine and Petroleum Geology.  ISSN 0264-8172.  80, s 265- 292 . doi: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2016.12.003 Show summary
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad & Mondol, Nazmul Haque (2016). Petrophysical and acoustic properties of mechanically compacted shales - evaluating two Barents Sea top seal sequences, In .. .. (ed.),  7th EAGE Saint Petersburg International Conference and Exhibition.  European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers.  ISBN 9781510822498.  We STZ0 01. Show summary

View all works in Cristin

  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Fazeli, Hossein; Miri, Rohaldin & Hellevang, Helge (2019). Formation dry-out and salt precipitation in porous and fractured media: Laboratory insights on physics and dynamics of CO2-induced halite accumulations. Show summary
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Fazeli, Hossein; Miri, Rohaldin & Hellevang, Helge (2018). Salt Precipitation During Injection of CO2 into Saline Aquifers: Lab-on-Chip Experiments on Glass and Geomaterial Microfluidic Specimens. Show summary
  • Hellevang, Helge; Nooraiepour, Mohammad & Fazeli, Hossein (2018). CO2-H2O-basalt interactions – reactive transport experiments and simulations.
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad (2018). Rock Properties and Sealing Efficiency in Fine-grained Siliciclastic Caprocks — Implications for CCS and Petroleum Industry. Series of dissertations submitted to the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Oslo.. 2061.
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Fazeli, Hossein & Hellevang, Helge (2018). Brine-CO2-Rock Geochemical Interactions: A novel HPHT microfluidic pressure vessel for lab-on-chip investigations.
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Fazeli, Hossein; Miri, Rohaldin & Hellevang, Helge (2018). Geomaterial microfluidic experiment at reservoir conditions: Insights on salt precipitation in fractured shale caprocks during CO2 injection. Show summary
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Hellevang, Helge & Mondol, Nazmul Haque (2018). From field-scale to pore-scale: Investigation of caprock properties for CO2 sequestration.
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Soldal, Magnus; Park, Joonsang; Mondol, Nazmul Haque; Hellevang, Helge & Bohloli, Bahman (2018). Geophysical Monitoring of Gaseous and Supercritical CO2 Fracture Flow Through a Brine-Saturated Shale Caprock. Show summary
  • Bohloli, Bahman; Park, Joonsang; Sauvin, Guillaume; Grande, Lars; Soldal, Magnus; Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Olaussen, Snorre & Omolo, Lameck (2017). Triaxial testing and geophysical monitoring of reservoir and cap rock samples from UNIS CO2 LAB pilot, Longyearbyen Svalbard, Norway.
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Fazeli, Hossein & Hellevang, Helge (2017). Effect of CO2 phase state and flow rate on salt formation in shale caprocks – a microfluidics study.
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad & Mondol, Nazmul Haque (2017). Experimental mechanical compaction of reconstituted mudrocks from the SW Barents Sea: implication for exhumation estimation.
  • Park, Joonsang; Soldal, Magnus; Sauvin, Guillaume; Nooraiepour, Mohammad; Mondol, Nazmul Haque & Bohloli, Bahman (2017). On wave propagation in a CO2/Brine-saturated fractured core.
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad (2016). Crucial rock properties for sealing CO2 storage sites.
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad (2016). Investigation of top seal integrity for subsurface geological CO2 storage.
  • Nooraiepour, Mohammad & Mondol, Nazmul Haque (2016). Petrophysical and Acoustic Properties of Mechanically Compacted Shales - Evaluating Two Barents Sea Top Seal Sequences.

View all works in Cristin

Published Feb. 9, 2016 4:28 PM - Last modified Sep. 10, 2020 12:28 PM