Peter M. Berger
B.S. Geology, Bowling Green State University, 2000
M.S. Geology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008
- Reactive transport modeling of CO2 plumes
- Diffusion modeling
- Modeling reactions between shallow groundwater and CO2
- Modeling rock/brine/CO2 batch reactions
- Brine/CO2 flow through experiments
- Miscibility of crude oil and CO2
Bethke, C.M., and Berger, P.M., 2004, Dissolved noble gases reveal three-dimensional flow patterns of very old groundwater in sedimentary basins: Abstracts with Programs - Geological Society of America, v.36, no.5, p. 469.
Berger, Peter M., Roy, W. R., and Mehnert, E., 2008, Geochemical Modeling of Carbon Sequestration, MMV, and EOR in the Illinois Basin, Energy Procedia, v.1, pp 3437-3444.
Berger, P., Mehnert, E., and Roy, W. R.. 2009. Geochemical modeling of carbon sequestration in the Mt. Simon Sandstone. Geological Society of America Symposium Sessions, North-Central Section, 43rd Annual Meeting, April 2-3, 2009.
Berger, P. M., and Roy, W.R., 2011, Potential for Iron Oxides to Control Metal Releases in CO2-Sequestration Scenarios, Energy Procedia, v.4, pp 3195-3201.
Roy, W.R., and Berger, P.M., 2011, Geochemical Controls of Coal Fly Ash Leachate pH. Coal Combustion and Gasification Products, no.3, pp 63-66.
Yoksoulian, L.E., Freiburg, J.T., Butler, S.K, Berger, P.M., Roy, W.R., 2012, Mineralogical alterations during laboratory-scale carbon sequestration experiments for the Illinois Basin, 11th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Technologies, 18th-22nd November 2012, Kyoto International Conference Center, Kyoto, Japan.
Berger, P.M., Wimmer, B., Iranmanesh, A., 2012, Determining the Origin of CO2 in Shallow Groundwater Through Modeling. Abstracts with Programs – Geol Soc Am; 44:7.
Roy, W.R, Mehnert, E., Berger, P.M., Damico, J.R., Okwen, R.T., 2014, Transport Modeling at Mutiple Scales for the Illinois Basin - Decatur Project, Greenhouse Gases Science and Technology, v.4, pp 645-661.
- Geological Society of America, member
- American Association of Petroleum Geologists, member
- Midwest Geological Sequestration Consortium, member