Jonathan Pearce

Mr Jonathan Pearce Principle geochemist

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3222

E-mail Jonathan Pearce

Biography

  •  2000 :  Member of CO2 storage team since its creation.
  •  1992 –current :  Petrographer with the Mineralogy and Petrology Group, undertaking research in geological CO2 storage.
  •  1992 –1998 :  Petrographer with the Mineralogy and Petrology Group, undertaking research in radwaste and environemtnal land conamination
  •  1988 –1992 :  Petrographer in Fluid Processes Group undertaking research on geological aspects of radioactive waste disposal.

Current projects and collaboration

  •  A range of CO2 storage research projects including SiteChar, ULTimateCO2, CRIUS, RISCS, SAfeCCS, ECCSEL
  •  Working with other research institutes across Europe and internationally.
  •  Desk studies and reviews for ETI, Crown Estates, DECC.

Research interests

  •  Capability building and knowledge transfer in China, South Africa
  •  Monitoring strategies for Co2 storage - especailly for risk mitigiation
  •  Permitting issues relating to CO2 storage
  •  Research on a range of topics within geological stroage of CO2
  •  Reservoir and seal geochemical interactions
  •  Risk assessment and leakage processes and impacts

Professional association

  •  1990 –current :  Fellow of Geological Society of London