University of Barcelona

Reservoir Geology and Geophysics

Master Research Projects 2020-21

Projects

  • What controls the development of counter-regional faults on gravity-driven salt tectonics along passive margins. Student: Eugeni Benaiges. Tutors: Oriol Ferrer (UB), Leonardo Pichel (UiB)

 

  • The Cotiella megaflap: Contractional reactivation of a salt structure. Student: Mercè Estiarte. Tutors: Josep Anton Muñoz (UB), Oriol Ferrer (UB), Pablo Santolaria (UB)

 

  • 3D seismic interpretation of salt-sediment interaction in passive margins: The Tarfaya Basin case study (Morocco). Student: Sofia Patzi. Tutors: Rodolfo Uranga, Eduard Roca (UB) and Gonzalo Zamora (Repsol)

 

  • The Oliana anticline (Pyrenees): analog of a geothermal reservoir. Student: Pedro Ramírez. Tutors: Anna Travé (UB), Irene Cantarero (UB)

 

  • How does salt delamination processes work during shortening? Case studies vs. physical models. Student: Daniel Sala. Tutors: Oscar Gratacós (UB), Piotr Krzywiec (Polish Academy of Sciences), Oriol Ferrer (UB)

 

  • Multiscale characterisation of fracture and vein networks surrounding the Mena de la Sal diapir (Basque-Cantabrian Basin) using remote sensing and field analysis. Student: Laura Yenes. Tutors: Juan Alcalde (CSIC), Enrique Gómez Rivas (UB), Gema Llorens (CSIC)

 

  • Surface wave constraints in exploration for mineral systems. Student: Miguel Alonso. Tutors: Martin Schimmel (CSIC), Eduard Saura (UAB), David Martí (Lihica)

 

  • 3D geostatistical modelling of clastic lithofacies distribution at the urban area of Girona city (NE Catalonia) for the assessment of the shallow geothermal potential. Student: Julian Engels. Tutors: Enrique Gómez Rivas (UB), Ignasi Herms (ICGC)

 

  • 3D-GPR modeling of a reservoir analogue in a coral reef in the Penedès. Student: Judit Medina. Tutors: Lluis Rivero (UB), Telm Bover (UB)

 

  • Landscape evolution models applied to the Messinian salinity crisis. Student: Roberto Muñoz. Tutors: Daniel García Castellanos (CSIC), Hanneke Heida (CSIC)

 

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