Mohammad Nooraiepour

Postdoctoral Fellow - Section of Geology and Geophysics
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Room 142C
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 1 Geologibygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1047 Blindern 0316 OSLO

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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)


Contribution to teaching in the following courses:

2016-2019: GEO4/9250: Reservoir Geology

2016-2018: GEO4/9260: Reservoir Geophysics


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
Published Feb. 9, 2016 4:28 PM - Last modified Oct. 8, 2021 12:45 PM