People

Professor R. Stuart Haszeldine OBE, BSc (Edin), PhD (Strath), CGeol, FRSE

Scottish Power Professor of Carbon Capture & Storage
Room: 321
Address: Grant Institute, The King's Buildings, James Hutton Road, Edinburgh EH9 3FE
Phone: +44 (0) 131 650 8549
FAX: +44 (0) 131 650 7340
Email: Stuart.Haszeldine@ed.ac.uk
Web Page: http://www.geos.ed.ac.uk/homes/rsh
Research Institute: Earth and Planetary Science
Research Groups: Geological Resources and Waste Storage
Research Interests: Movement and geochemistry of fluids in porous and fractured sedimentary rocks. Storage of carbon dioxide in hydrocarbon fields, aquifers and coal, and geological sequestration. Establishing a new industry in Carbon Capture and Storage, in the UK, EU and worldwide. Radioactive waste disposal, Low, Intermediate and High level, spent fuel. Energy sources and policy in the UK and EU. Modelling of sedimentary basins. Porosity permeability of oil and gas reservoirs, diagenesis of sediments. Counteracting and adapting to climate change, bio-char, black carbon, soil charcoal. Geology, geochemistry and basin modelling relating to site selection and performance safety for disposal of radioactive and toxic wastes in the UK and worldwide deep below ground in porous and fractured aquifers.
Further Information: Publications
Edinburgh Research Explorer
Research Students

Return to previous page


Accessibility menu