The Benson Lab is a research group in the department of Energy Resources Engineering. We investigate fundamental characteristics of carbon dioxide storage in geologic formations as well as low-carbon energy system modeling and optimization as means of climate change mitigation.
Zahasky, Christopher, and Sally M. Benson. 2017. “Using Micro-Positron Emission Tomography to Quantify Single and Multiphase Flow in Heterogeneous Reservoirs.” Energy Procedia 114.10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.1660
Garing, Charlotte, Marco Voltolini, Jonathan B. Ajo-Franklin, and Sally M. Benson. 2017. “Pore-Scale Evolution of Trapped CO2 at Early Stages Following Imbibition Using Micro-CT Imaging.” Energy Procedia 114.10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.1628
Zuo, Lin, Jonathan B. Ajo-Franklin, Marco Voltolini, Jil T. Geller, and Sally M. Benson. 2017. “Pore-Scale Multiphase Flow Modeling and Imaging of CO2 Exsolution in Sandstone.” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering 155.10.1016/j.petrol.2016.10.011