Post Doctoral Research Associate




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Chemical analysis of carbon capture and sequestration

Ph.D, University of Utah, 2017

M.S. University of Utah, 2012

M.Eng. Harbin Institute of Technology, China, 2010

B.Eng. Harbin Institute of Technology, China, 2008

Xiao, T., Kweon, H., McPherson, B., Deo, M., 2017. Wormhole Generations in Indiana Limestone with CO2 Intrusion: Numerical Simulations Based on Core Flooding Experiments. Energy & Fuels 31, 12487–12499. doi:10.1021/acs.energyfuels.7b01720

Xiao, T., Dai, Z., Viswanathan, H., Hakala, A., Cather, M., Jia, W., Zhang, Y., McPherson, B., 2017. Arsenic mobilization in shallow aquifers due to CO2 and brine intrusion from storage reservoirs. Sci. Rep. 7, 2763. doi:10.1038/s41598-017-02849-z

Xiao, T., McPherson, B., Bordelon, A., Viswanathan, H., Dai, Z., Tian, H., Esser, R., Jia, W., Carey, W., 2017. Quantification of CO2-cement-rock interactions at the well-caprock-reservoir interface and implications for geological CO2 storage. Int. J. Greenh. Gas Control 63, 126–140. doi:10.1016/j.ijggc.2017.05.009

Xiao, T., Dai, Z., McPherson, B., Viswanathan, H., Jia, W., 2017. Reactive transport modeling of arsenic mobilization in shallow groundwater: impacts of CO2 and brine leakage. Geomech. Geophys. Geo-Energy Geo-Resources 3, 339–350. doi:10.1007/s40948-017-0058-2

Xiao, T., McPherson, B., Pan, F., Esser, R., Jia, W., Bordelon, A., Bacon, D., 2016. Potential chemical impacts of CO2 leakage on underground source of drinking water assessed by quantitative risk analysis. Int. J. Greenh. Gas Control 50, 305–316. doi:10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.04.009