Graduate School of Environmental Studies

東北大学大学院環境科学研究科

Department of Environmental Studies for Advanced Society

Extraction of Crustal Energy

Faculty

Prof. Takatoshi Ito
Assist. Prof. Yusuke Mukuhira

Theme

  1. Hydraulic fracturing techniques for developments of geothermal, oil & gas and methanhydrate resources
  2. Techniques to remedy leakage from geological CO2 reservoir
  3. Coupled geomechanics and flow simulation using Distinct-Element-Method, DEM
  4. In-situ stress measurements at deep depth

Keywords

Geothermal energy, Oil & gas, Methanehydrate, Carbon capture & storage, CO2 geological sequestration, In-situ stressmeasuremnt, Geomechanics, Discrete Element Method, Hydraulic fracturing

Web

http://www.ifs.tohoku.ac.jp/geo/

Contact

+81-22-217-5234
takatoshi.ito.c5tohoku.ac.jp