Current Funded Projects

  • Dr. Kalantari is leading (Principal Investigator) a $3.49 million project funded by The US Department of Energy (DOE) to develop a novel “Smart Microchip Proppants” technology for precision diagnostics of hydraulic fracture networks ( Project duration 2019- 2023).                    EOG Resources is our industry partner and the cost-share provider. (  

  • Dr. Kalantari is leading (Principal Investigator) a $110K project funded by the American Chemistry Society (ACS)(ACS-PRF) to develop "Statistical Deep Learning-based Model (SDLM) for Direct, Fast, and Accurate Pore-Scale Modeling of Multiphase Flow in Porous Media” (Project duration 2018- 2021)