John A. Hamling is a Senior Research Manager at the EERC. He currently serves as task manager and principal investigator with the Plains CO2 Reduction (PCOR) Partnership, where he leads a multidisciplinary team of scientists and engineers working to develop and implement monitoring, verification, and accounting concepts for large-scale (>1 million tons per year) CO2 storage and enhanced oil recovery operations.
Mr. Hamling also works as part of a diverse team in the development, design, and implementation of new approaches that benefit the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas. Mr. Hamling holds a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of North Dakota.
Prior to his current position, he served as a Research Manager and Research Engineer at the EERC. Prior to his tenure at the EERC, Mr. Hamling worked as a Reservoir Evaluation Engineer with Schlumberger.
Mr. Hamling's principal areas of expertise include development, implementation, and oversight of surface, near-surface, deep subsurface, and reservoir characterization and monitoring programs for CO2 storage and enhanced oil recovery operations. His expertise also includes reservoir measurement and well-logging principles and applications and the development, design, and implementation of new approaches that benefit the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas in unconventional reservoirs.