Prof. Derek Elsworth

Prof. Derek Elsworth
The Pennsylvania State University, USA


Prof. Derek Elsworth is a professor in the Departments of Energy and Mineral Engineering and of Geosciences and the Center for Geomechanics, Geofluids, and Geohazards, and a member of the National Academy of Engineering. 

His interests are in the areas of computational mechanics, rock mechanics, and in the mechanical and transport characteristics of fractured rocks, with application to geothermal energy, the deep geological sequestration of radioactive wastes and of CO2, unconventional hydrocarbons including coal-gas, tight-gas-shales and hydrates, and instability and eruption dynamics of volcanoes.

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Important Dates

Abstract due

May 31, 2017

Acceptance of abstract

June 25, 2017

Full paper due

September 30, 2017

Acceptance of full paper

November 30, 2017

Final full paper due

January 7, 2018