Coupled geomechanics and fluid flow of seismicity in active fault zones, production/injection induced seismicity in petroleum extractions, intraplate seismicity in New Madrid Seismic Zone (NMSZ), rainfall induced seismicity.
Poromechanics of hydraulic fracturing in fractured soft rock, upscaling of fracture-fracture interaction mechanisms, fracture propagation
Multi-physics simulation framework of fluid flow, heat transport and seismicity in faulted-fractured reservoirs, automated hypothesis testing
Multiscale mechanical behavior of materials ranging from engineering materials to geomaterials. MS and PhD from Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India.