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 – ongoing : 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.

Professional association

  •  1990 – ongoing : Fellow of Geological Society of London

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

Current projects and collaboration

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