Project Descriptions

Details about eligibility and how to apply can be found on the Opportunities page

The Molecular-level Projects for ER1 and for ESR1 to ESR4

Project for ER 1: In situ nucleation and growth kinetics of carbonates and oxalates with inhibitors.
Principal host: University of Leeds, UK.

This position has now been filled and applications are no longer accepted.

Project for ESR1: Molecular modelling of inhibitors for scale mineral growth
Principal host: University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Applications are no longer accepted for this position.

Project for ESR 2: Silica precipitation under geothermal conditions
Principal host: University of Leeds, UK.

This position has now been filled and applications are no longer accepted.

Project for ESR 3: Growth inhibitors on carbonates/oxalates
Principal host: University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Applications are no longer accepted for this position.

Project for ESR 4: Barite surface growth inhibition
Principal host: University of Münster, Germany.

This position has now been filled and applications are no longer accepted.


The Macroscopic-level Projects for ER2 and for ESR 5 to ESR8

Project for ER 2: Carbonate scale formation in natural rock cores.
Principal host: CRNS, Toulouse, France.

This position has now been filled and applications are no longer accepted.

Project for ESR 5: Bulk scale mineral precipitation and the effect of inhibitors.
Principal host: CRNS, Toulouse, France.

This position has now been filled and applications are no longer accepted.

Project for ESR 6: Sulfide scaling and inhibitors.
Principal host: University of Leeds, UK.

This position has now been filled and applications are no longer accepted.

Project for ESR 7: Carbonate scale formation in porous media.
Principal host: University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland.

This position has now been filled and applications are no longer accepted.

Project for ESR 8: Precipitation and carbonate and oxalate scaling during flow.
Principal host: University of Oslo, Norway.

This position has now been filled and applications are no longer accepted.


The Field-level Projects for ESR9 to ESR 11

Project for ESR 9: Silica scaling in geothermal pipe lines.
Principal host: Reykjavik Energy, Reykjavik, Iceland.

This position has now been filled and applications are no longer accepted.

Project for ESR 10: In situ monitoring station for silica scale formation.
Principal host: WestSystems, Pisa, Italy.

This position has now been filled and applications are no longer accepted.

Project for ESR 11: Scaling and changes in local pore structure
Principal host: Maersk Oil and Gas A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark (PhD program affiliate – University of Copenhagen)

This position has now been filled and applications are no longer accepted.