Derek Elsworth
231 Hosler Building
University Park
PA 16802-5000

+1.814.865.2225 voice
+1.814.865.3248 fax

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Derek Elsworth is a professor in the Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering, and the Center for Geomechanics, Geofluids, and Geohazards. 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, and instability and eruption dynamics of volcanoes.

This page last updated: Friday, September 2, 2011.