Yunkun Wang

PhD Candidate

Biography

Yunkun is a first year PhD student joining Prof. Grasselli’s research group in 2019. He received an MASc in Mining and Geological Engineering in 2019 at the University of Arizona and a BEng in 2015 in Drilling Engineering at China University of Geosciences (Beijing). His current research interests include point cloud processing and photogrammetry applied in mining survey, rock mass characterization, and FDEM numerical modelling in rock mechanics. He has completed several internships in the oil industry, including one in well log interpretation and one in prospecting and geological evaluation.

September 2020
September 2020

Award

Poster presented at GeoConvention 2020 virtual conference titled "Geomechanical assessment of potential gas leak pathways: a numerical modeling study on caprock integrity of natural gas storage site"

September 2019
September 2019

Joined

Joined as a PhD Student

Publications

Eldridge, E., Aboayanah, K., Wang, Y., Dormer, R., & Mayer, B. (2020). Geomechanical assessment of potential gas leak pathways: a numerical modeling study on caprock integrity of natural gas storage site. University of Calgary CREATE ReDeveLoP Annual Innovation Program, May 4 - 5, 2020, Virtual.