PoreLab is a Norwegian Center of Excellence created in 2017 and situated at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, and the University of Oslo (UiO). It focuses on the physics of porous media using experimental, theoretical and computational methods. It is led by six principal scientists from physics, chemistry and reservoir engineering.

New publication: Nonequilibrium thermodynamics of surfaces captures the energy conversions in a shock wave

Last publication from Bjørn Hafskjold, Dick Bedeaux, Signe Kjelstrup and Øivind Wilhelmsen. Title: “Nonequilibrium thermodynamics of surfaces captures the energy conversions in a shock wave” Journal: Chemical Physics Letters: X – Volume 7, July 2020, 100054 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpletx.2020.100054 Available online 1 August 2020. Read the publication here >> FacebookTwitterPrintLinkedinemail

Porous Media Tea Time Talk # 4

We are happy to invite you to our next Porous Media Tea Time Talks (#PorousMediaTTT) session at 11.08.2020 at 10.30 am Oslo Time/local time on: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuK0ogQKdSxq6pW-vljLN1Q​. The two presentations are: Pressure tomography for CO2 plume monitoring: The Otway Stage 3 project By: Samuel Jackson, CSIRO, Australia CO2CRC’s Otway Stage 3 project is developing permanently deployed,

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Porous Media Tea Time Talk #2

After the successful launch of our new webinar series Porous Media Tea Time Talks (#PorousMediaTTT) I am happy to invite you to our second session tomorrow, 14.07.2020 at 10.30 am Oslo time (CEST) / local time on: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuK0ogQKdSxq6pW-vljLN1Q​. You are welcome to send questions anytime during the talks using the comment field on YouTube. The

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Alberto Bila defended his thesis on May 20th, 2020

Alberto Luis Bila has defended his thesis for the PhD degree at the Department of Geoscience and Petroleum at NTNU. The title of the academic thesis was: «Experimental investigation of surface-functionalized silica nanoparticles for enhanced oil recovery» The Assessment Committee consisted of Professor Henri Bertin, University of Bordeaux, Frankrike, Associate Professor Tina Puntervold, University of

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The PoreLab course on ” Experimental techniques in porous and complex systems ” will be offered in the 2020 fall semester. The course is offered for both, Ph.D. and master students. The code for the Ph.D. level is FYS9240. The master level code is FYS4420. The lectures will be held in PoreLab Oslo and PoreLab Trondheim. For

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