Welcome to the Damage Poromechanics Laboratory.

Our research involves...

  • Damage and healing modeling in rock and cement-based materials
  • Multi-scale modeling of Thermo-Hydro-Chemo-Mechanical processes in porous and granular media
  • ...with most applications in Energy Geotechnics: nuclear waste disposals, carbon dioxide sequestration, high-pressure gas storage, hydraulic fracturing, geothermal systems


    • March 14-23, 2015: Collaborative research at the University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
    • March 31 - April 1, 2015: Annual Meeting of the U.S. Assoc. Railroads, Colorado Springs, CO
    • May 1, 2015: Seminar at LSU, Baton Rouge, LA
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    • Welcome to Erwan, visiting M.Sc. student
    • Congrats to Dr. Hao Xu, just graduated!
    • Welcome to Lisanne, visiting M.Sc. student
    • Welcome to Pei and Wencheng, new Ph.D. students
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