Ulrike Schacht

Dr Ulrike Schacht

Senior Research Fellow

Australian School of Petroleum

Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD (as Co-Supervisor) - email supervisor to discuss availability.

Ulrike runs an extensive geochemical monitoring program focussing on the Otway Demonstration site for CO2 storage in Victoria, SE Australia. For this she receives financial support from the CO2CRC.

  • Geochemical Monitoring of CO2 storage sites (Environmental Monitoring)
  • Sandstone Petrology and CO2-related Diagenesis
  • CO2 Storage
  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2015 Project Leader CO2CRC Ltd
    2012 Senior Research Fellow University of Adelaide, Adelaide
    2008 - 2012 Research Fellow University of Adelaide, Adelaide
    2007 - 2008 Postdoctoral Fellow University of Adelaide, Adelaide
    2006 - 2006 Research Officer University of Hannover, Hanover
    2002 - 2005 Research Assistant Leibniz Institute of Marine Sciences (LG), Kiel
    1999 - 2001 Research Associate OSRAM (Germany), Berlin
  • Language Competencies

    Language Competency
    German Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
    Spanish - Latin American Can read, write, speak and understand spoken
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2005 Kiel University, Kiel Germany PhD Marine Geochemistry
    2001 Technical University of Berlin, Berlin Germany MSc Applied Geochemistry
    1999 Technical University of Berlin, Berlin Germany BSc Geoengineering Sciences and Applied Geosciences
  • Research Interests

  • 01/2002-12/2005 SFB 574 (Researcher)
  • since 01/2007 CO2CRC (Researcher and Project Leader)
  • 09/2011 CAGS Grant ($10k)
  • 05/2012 - 04/2014 Anlec R&D (Researcher)
  • 09/2012 ECMS Faculty Overseas Travel Grant
  • 03/2016 EIF Grant (>$150k laboratory equipment purchase)
  • 12/2016 ECMS Faculty Grant (<$5k laboratory equipment purchase)

Ulrike teaches into the following courses:

  • Fundamentals of Petroleum Geosciences (PetroGeo 4010, 7010)
  • Advanced Petroleum Geosciences (PetroGeo 7020)
  • Introduction to Petroleum Geosciences and the Oil Industry (PetroEng 1005)
  • Sedimentolology and Stratigraphy for Petroleum Engineers (PetroEng 2005) - Course Coordinator

Her teaching interests are:

  • Sandstone Petrology and Diagenesis
  • Reservoir Quality
  • Petroleum Chemistry
  • Generation and Migration of Hydrocarbons
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Position: Senior Research Fellow
  • Phone: 83138032
  • Email: ulrike.schacht@adelaide.edu.au
  • Fax: 8313 4345
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Santos Petroleum Engineering, floor 1
  • Room: 1 02b
  • Org Unit: Australian School of Petroleum

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