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George Julius MORIDIS
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ExxonMobil Visiting Chair Professor

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

chemgj@nus.edu.sg

  • Unconventional hydrocarbon resources (shale gas, shale oil and hydrates)
  • Coupled flow, thermal, geomechanical and geophysical processes (hydraulic fracturing, geomechanical behavior)
  • Geothermal systems
  • Contaminant transport through porous/fractured media

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PhD (Reservoir Engineering), Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, 1987
MSc (Agricultural Engineering), Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas 1982
ME (Chemical Engineering), National Metsovion Technical University, Athens 10233, Greece, 1980
BSc (Chemical Engineering, Honors), National Metsovion Technical University, Athens 10233, Greece, 1979

  • Appointment to the U.S Secretary of Energy's Methane Hydrate Advisory Committee (2013)
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) Director's Award for Exceptional Achievement (2012)
  • U.S. Department of energy: Secretarial Honor Award (2011)
  • Society of Petroleum Engineers: Distinguished Member (Fellow Grade) (2010)
  • Society of Petroleum Engineers: Distinguished Lecturer (2009 - 2010)
  • Editorial Board of Water Resources Research: Outstanding Reviewer Award (2005, 2007)
  • LBNL: Outstanding Performance Award for contributions to the establishment and development of a hydrate research program at LBNL (2006)
  • Popular Science magazine: Best of What's New award (which honors the 100 most promising new technologies) for the development of the subsurface barrier technology (1996)
  • LBNL: Outstanding Performance Award for contributions to the establishment and development of a subsurface barrier research program (1995)