Dr. Srikanta Mishra is a Senior Research Leader in the Energy and Environment Business Unit at Battelle Memorial Institute in Columbus, OH. He joined Battelle in 2010 after a distinguished career in environmental consulting, including an appointment as Adjunct Professor of Petroleum Engineering at University of Texas.
Over the last 25+ years, Srikanta’s work has involved building computer models to understand what happens when we produce fluids from oil and gas reservoirs, or inject fluids such as CO2 and wastewater into deep geologic formations. He is nationally and internationally recognized for his expertise in subsurface resource management, and regularly presents lectures, workshops and short courses on hydraulic fracturing related environmental impacts. He holds a PhD in Petroleum Engineering from Stanford University.