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Dr. Xènia Ogaya

Dr. Xènia Ogaya – Research Scientist

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Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
Geophysics Section
5 Merrion Square
Dublin 2
Ireland

Tel: +353-1-653-5147 x206
Fax: +353-1-443-0575
Email: xogaya-at-cp.dias.ie

 

 

Qualifications:

  • 2014: Ph.D. in Earth Sciences (Geophysics). Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain. “Magnetotelluric characterisation and monitoring of the Hontomín CO2 storage site, Spain”
  • 2010: M.Sc. in Geophysics. Universitat de Barcelona & Universitat Ramón Llull, Barcelona, Spain. “Caracterización geoeléctrica del almacén geológico de CO2 de Hontomín”
  • 2009: B.Sc. in Physics. Universitat de Barcelona (UB), Barcelona, Spain.

Research Interests:

  • Magnetotellurics (MT)
  • Characterization and monitoring of CO2 geological storage sites using electromagnetic methods
  • Joint interpretation of geophysical data
  • Petrophysical relationships

Current Research:

IRECSSEM project: evaluating Ireland’s potential for onshore carbon sequestration and storage using electromagnetics

Stays Abroad:

  • 2010: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, Ireland
  • 2013-2014: Fundación Ciudad de la Energía (CIUDEN), Spain

Recent Publications:

Ogaya, X., Ledo, J., Queralt, P., Marcuello, A., Quintà, A., 2013. First geoelectrical image of the subsurface of the Hontomín site (Spain) for CO2 geological storage: A magnetotelluric 2D characterization. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 13, 168-179, doi: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2012.12.023.

Ogaya, X., Queralt, P., Ledo, J., Marcuello, A., Jones, A.G., 2014. Geoelectrical baseline model of the subsurface of the Hontomín site (Spain) for CO2 geological storage in a deep saline aquifer: a 3D magnetotelluric characterisation. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 27, 120-138, doi: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2014.04.030.

PhD Thesis:

Ogaya, X., 2014. Magnetotelluric characterisation and monitoring of the Hontomín CO2 storage site, Spain. PhD Thesis. Universitat de Barcelona. Spain.