Geothermal potential of active and abandoned oil wells

Description: Development of a framework for consistent evaluation of active and abandoned oil wells for their geothermal potential. Focus on electricity generation. Case studies in the US and the UAE.

CollaboratorsPeriodStatus / Openings / Continuation 
 Jamie Hutchins (Research Assistant - MI)
Matteo Chiesa (Co-advisor - MI)
 2010/2011 Active / Limited / Limited

Sustainable Aviation

Description: Evaluate different aspects of the aviation system and its ability to improve its sustainability metrics (both in economic and environmental terms).