The Team

 

Reykjavik Energy

Edda Sif Aradóttir, PhD, chemist and reservoir Engineer at Reykjavík Energy. Project manager of CarbFix, and leader of WP1, WP6 and WP7.

Bergur Sigfússon, PhD, geochemist at Reykjavik Energy. Deputy project manager, and innovation manager of CarbFix2. Active partner in WP1, WP2, WP3, and WP4.

Sandra Ósk Snæbjörnsdóttir, PhD, geologist/geochemist at Reykjavík Energy. Active partner in WP3, WP4, and WP6.

Gunnar Gunnarsson, PhD, geophysicist and reservoir engineer at Reykjavík Energy. Active partner in WP3.

Ingvi Gunnarsson, geochemist at Reykjavík Energy. Active partner in WP3.

Dröfn Harðardóttir treasury and planning manager at Reykjavík Energy. Active partner in WP1 and WP5.

Bryndís María Leifsdóttir, head of accounting at Reykjavík Energy. Active partner in WP1 and WP5.

Eirikur Hjálmarsson, head of communications at Reykjavík Energy. Active partner in WP6.

 

University of Iceland

Sigurður Reynir Gíslason, PhD, research professor at the Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Iceland. One of the founding members of the CarbFix project, and head of the scientific committee. Leader of WP3. Active partner in WP4.

Deirdre Clark, PhD student working under the supervision of Sigurður R. Gíslason at the Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Iceland. Research involves laboratory experiments, numerical modelling, and geochemical monitoring of the on-shore injection. Active partner in WP3.

Martin Voigt, Postdoctoral researcher ar the Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Iceland. Active partner in WP3, and WP4.

 

CNRS

Eric Oelkers, professor at University College London, and research director at CNRS GET-UMR 5563 in Toulouse, France. One of the founding members of the CarbFix project. Leader of WP4 and WP6.

Chiara Marieni, PhD, Postdoctoral researcher at the CNRS GET-UMR 5563 in Toulouse, France. Focussed on CarbFix strategy sustainability and worldwide applicability, particularly through the study of water-rock interactions in presence of seawater, at high pCO2 conditions, and in several rock systems. Active partner in WP3 and WP4.

 

Amphos 21

Fidel Grandia, PhD, Project Director at Amphos 21 Consulting. Leader of WP3 in CarbFix and active partner in WP4. The main tasks are related to the development of 3D numerical modelling of reaction of injected CO2+H2S in the CarbFix sites.

Alvaro Sainz-Garcia, MSc, Consultant at Amphos 21 Consulting. Solute and heat flow modeller. He will be involved in the implementation of the field site data in WP3 and WP4 and computation of conservative flows of mass and heat. 

 

Climeworks

Dominique Kronenberg, Climeworks AG, COO. Leader of WP2.

Benjamin Keusch, Climeworks AG, Department Head Order Processing & Service, responsible for construction and operating of a Climeworks direct air capture plant at Hellisheidi, and active partner of WP2.

Valentin Gutknecht, marketing and communication at Climeworks AG. Active partner in WP2, and WP6.

Christoph Gebald, PhD, founder and director at Climeworks AG. Active partner in WP2.

Jan Wurtzbacher, PhD, director and founder at Climeworks AG. Active partner in WP2.