My research focuses on studying the coupled flow and geomechanics in hydrate, shale and tight gas, and geothermal reservoirs; hydraulic fracturing, Hydro-shearing, Coupled geomechanic-geophysical modeling; reservoir simulation, and computational geomechanics.
- Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering, Stanford University - (Stanford, California, United States)
- M.S. in Civil, Urban, and Geosystem Engineering, Seoul National University - (Seoul, South Korea)
- B.S. in Civil, Urban, and Geosystem Engineering, Seoul National University - (Seoul, South Korea)
- Kim, J., Moridis, G. J., & Martinez, E. R. (2016). Investigation of possible wellbore cement failures during hydraulic fracturing operations. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 139, 254-263.
- Seol, J., Kil, Y., Kim, J., Choi, J., & Kang, I. (2015). Geochemical characterization of an organic-rich carbonate from the Grosmont Formation, Alberta, Canada. Geosciences Journal. 19(2), 205-217.
- Kim, J., & Moridis, G. J. (2015). Numerical analysis of fracture propagation during hydraulic fracturing operations in shale gas systems. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 76, 127-137.
- Kim, J., Sonnenthal, E., & Rutqvist, J. (2015). A sequential implicit algorithm of chemo-thermo-poro-mechanics for fractured geothermal reservoirs. Computers & Geosciences. 76, 59-71.
- Kim, J., & Moridis, G. J. (2014). Gas Flow Tightly Coupled to Elastoplastic Geomechanics for Tight- and Shale-Gas Reservoirs: Material Failure and Enhanced Permeability. SPE Journal. 19(06), 1110-1125.
- Um, E. S., & Kim, J. (2016). Application of electrical and electromagnetic geophysical methods for detecting hydraulically-active fractured zones. 50th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2016. 3, 2451-2458.
- Park, J., Kim, J., & Zhu, D. (2016). Assessment of potential fault activation in Tarim Basin during hydraulic fracturing operations by using rigorous simulation of coupled flow and geomechanics. Society of Petroleum Engineers - SPE Asia Pacific Hydraulic Fracturing Conference.
- Park, J., & Kim, J. (2016). Importance of fluid compressibility and multi-phase flow in numerical modeling of hydraulic fracture propagation. 50th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2016. 4, 2843-2850.
- Martinez Rodriguez, E., Kim, J., & Moridis, G. J. (2016). Numerical investigation of potential cernent failure along the wellbore and gas leak during hydraulic fracturing of shale gas reservoirs. 50th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2016. 3, 2247-2257.
- Martinez Rodriguez, E., Kim, J., & Moridis, G. J. (2016). Numerical modeling of microearthquakes by using coupled geomechanics simulation for planar fracture propagation. 50th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium 2016. 3, 1815-1824.
- Martinez Rodriguez, Eduardo (2017-12). Coupled Flow-Geomechanics Numerical Investigation of Microearthquakes and Planar Fracture Propagation in the Barnett Shale. (Master's Thesis)
- Redick, Brian Samuel (2017-08). PID Controlled Adaptive Time-Stepping in Coupled Surface-Subsurface Simulation: A Tool for Reducing Non-Physical Oscillation. (Master's Thesis)
- Park, Jaeyoung (2016-08). Importance of Fluid Compressibility and Multi-Phase Flow in Numerical Modeling of Hydraulic Fracture Propagation. (Master's Thesis)