Student authors are listed in itallic.




54. Oh, J., Kim, K.-Y.,Han, Weon Shik, Kim, M., Park, E., Experimental and numerical demonstration of carbon dioxide storage in a stratified system (Submitted)

53. 황정환, 정성욱, 신우식, 한원식, 원자력 시설 인근 수계에서 방사성 세슘 제거를 위한 일라이트 개질 연구 (Submitted)


Big bubbling spring, Utah


52. Shin, W., Choung, S. Han, Weon Shik, Hwang, J., Kang, G., 2018. Evaluation of multiple PRPs' contributions to soil contamination in reclaimed sites around an abandoned smelter. Science of the Total Environment (Revision)

51. Jeong, J., Park, E., Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K.-Y., 2018. A generalized groundwater fluctuation model based on precipitation for estimating water table levels of deep unconfined aquifers. Journal of Hydrology (In Press).

50. Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K.-Y., 2018. Evalution of CO2 plume migration and storage under dip and sinusoidal structures in geologic formation. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering (In Press).

49. Han, Weon Shik, Graham, J.P., Choung, S., Park, E., Choi, W., Kim, Y.S., 2018. Local-scale variability in groundwater resources due to climatic impact: Cedar Creek Watershed, Wisconsin, U.S.A. Journal of Hydro-environment Research 20, 38-51.

48. Kim, C.-Y., Han, Weon Shik, Park, E., Jeong, J., Xu, T., 2018. CO2 leakage-induced contamination in shallow potable aquifer and associated health risk assessment. Geofluids 2018, Article ID 4834601, doi:10.1155/2018/4834601.

47. Kim, K.-Y., Oh, J. Han, Weon Shik, Park, K.G., Shinn, Y.-J., Park, E., 2018. Two-phase flow visualizationunder reservoir conditions for highly heterogeneous conglomerate rock: A core-scale study for geologic caron storage. Scientific Reports 8, Article Number 4869, doi:10.1038/s41598-018-23224-6.

46. Piao, J., Han, Weon Shik, Choung, S., Kim, K.-Y., 2018. Dynamic behavior of CO2 in a wellbore and storage formation: Wellbore coupled and salt-precipitation processes during geologic CO2 sequestration, Geofluids 2018, Article ID 1789278, doi:10.1155/2018/1789278.


45. Jeon, S., Choung, S., Han, Weon Shik, Jang, K.-S., Shin, W., Hwang, J., 2017. Physicochemical and adsorptive properties of black carbon for radioactive cesium under various combustion conditions and three species. Journal of Korea Society on Water Environment 33(6), 689-695.

44. Lu, M., Xu, T., Han, Weon Shik, 2017. Coupled geoflow processes in subsurface: CO2-sequestration and geoenergy focus. Geofluids 2017, Article ID 5687586, doi:10.1155/2017/5687586.

43. Jeong, J., Park, E., Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K.-Y., Jun, S.-C., Choung, S., Yun, S.-T., 2017. A predictive estimation for carbon dioxide transport by data-driven modeling with physically based-data model. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology 206, 34-42.

42. Shin, W., Choung, S., Han, J.-H., Han, Weon Shik, Jeon, S., Ryu, J.-S., Chang, B.-U., 2017. Accumulation of naturally occurring radioactive materials on the filters used in bottled mineral-water facilities. Applied Geochemistry 85, 154-161.

41. Jeong, J., Park, E., Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K.-Y., Oh, J., Ha, K., Yoon, H., Yun, S.-T., 2017. A method of estimating sequential average unsaturated zone travel times from precipitation and water table level time series data. Journal of Hydrology 554, 570-581.

40. Jeong, J., Park, E., Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K.-Y., 2017. A subagging regression method for estimating the qualitative and quantitative state of groundwater. Hydrogeology Journal 25(5), 1491-1500.

39. Han, Weon Shik, Watson, Z.T., Kampman, N., Graham, J.P., Grundl, T., Keating, E.H., 2017. Periodic changes in effluent chemistry at Crystal Geyser, Green River, Utah. Journal of Hydrology 550, 54-64.

38. Jeong, J., Park, E., Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K.-Y., Moon, I. M., 2017. Identifying outliers of non-gaussian groundwater state data based on ensemble estimation for long-term trends. Journal of Hydrology 548, 135-144.

37. Oh, J., Kim, K.-Y., Han, Weon Shik, Park, E., Kim, J.-C., 2017. Transport of CO2 in heterogeneous porous media: Spatio-temporal variaion of trapping mechanisms. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 57, 52-62.


36. Guyant, E, Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K-.Y., Park, E., Yun, S.-T., 2016. Leakage and Pressurization Risk Assessment of CO2 Reservoirs: a surrogate modeling approach, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 54, 345-361.

35. 김효건, 박은규, 정진아, 한원식, 김구영, 2016. 가우시안 프로세스 회귀분석을 이용한 지하수위 추세분석 및 장기예측 연구, 지하수토양환경 21:4, 30-41.

34. Borchardt, S., Choi, W., Han, Weon Shik, 2016. High capacity wells and baseflow decline in the Wolf River Basin, Northeastern Wisconsin (USA), Environmental Earth Sciences 75:1176, doi: 10.1007/s12665-016-5992-8.

33. Choung, S., Oh, J., Han, Weon Shik, Chon, C.-M., Kwon, Y., Kim, D.-Y., Shin, W., 2016. Comparison of physicochemical properties between fine (PM2.5) and coarse airborne particles at the cold seasons, Science of Total Environment 541, 1132-1138.


32. Oh, J., Kim, K.-Y., Han, Weon Shik, Park, E., Kim, J.-C., 2015. Migration behavior of supercritical and liquid CO2 in a stratified system: Experiments and numerical simulations, Water Resources Research, 51(10), 7937-7958.

31. Yang, Q., Zhao, W., Dixon, T.H., Amelung, F., Han, Weon Shik, Li, P., 2015. Monitoring ground deformation due to CO2 injection at an enhanced oil recovery site, west Texas, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 41, 20-28.

30. Jung, N.-H., Han, Weon Shik, Han, K., Park, E., 2015. Regional-scale advective, diffusive, and eruptive dynamics of CO2 and brine through faults and wellbores, Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, 120(5), 3003-3025.

29. Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K.-Y., N.-H. Jung, Park, E., Solomon, D.K., 2015. Coupled transport of groundwater, heat, radiogenic He in topographiy-driven basins, Ground Water, 53(S1), 33-46.

28. Guyant, E., Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K. Y., Park, M-.Y., Kim, B.-Y., 2015. Salt precipitation and CO2/brine flow distribution under different injection well completion. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 37, 299-310.


27. Jeong, J., Park, E., Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K.-Y., 2014. A Novel Data Assimilation Methodology for Predicting Lithology Based on Sequence Labeling Algorithms, Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, 119(10), 7503-7520.

26. Kim, K.-Y., Han, Weon Shik, Park, E., Lee, P.-K., 2014. Flow dynamics of CO2/brine at the interface between the storage formation and sealing units in a multi-layered model, Transport in Porous Media, 105(3), 611-633.

25. Watson, Z.T., Han, Weon Shik, Keating E,H., Jung, N.-H., Lu, M. 2014. CO2-driven eruptions through wellbores: a natural analogue study of enhanced leakage for carbon storage sites, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 408, 272-284.

24. Jung, N.-H., Han, Weon Shik, Watson, Z.T., Grapham, J.P., Kim, K.-Y., 2014 Fault-controlled CO2 leakage from natural reservoirs in the Colorado Plateau, east-central Utah, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 403, 358-367.

23. Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K-.Y., Chung, S., Jeong, J., Jung, N.-H., Park, E., 2014. Conditional stochastic predictions of geologic heterogeneities and leakage potentials for hypotheitical CO2 sequestration sites, Environmental Earth Sciences, 71(6), 2739-2752.

22. Wriedt, J., Deo, M., Han, Weon Shik, Lepinski, J., 2014. A methodology for quantifying risk and likelihood of failure for carbon dioxide injection into deep saline reservoirs, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 20, 196-211.


21. Oh., J., Kim, J.-Y., Han, Weon Shik, Kim, T., Kim, J.-C., Park, E., 2013. Experimental and numerical study on supercritical CO2/brine transport in a fractured rock: Implication on mass transfer, capillary pressure, salt precipitation, and storage capacity, Advances in Water Resources, 62, 442-453.

20. Kim, K.-Y., Han, Weon Shik, Park, E., 2013. The impact of highly permeable layer on hydraulic system in a coastal aquifer, Hydrological Processes, 27(22), 3128-3138.

19. Han, Weon Shik, Lu, M.J., McPherson, B.J., Keating, E.H., Moore, J., Park, E., Watson, Z.T., Jung, N.-H., 2013. Characteristics of CO2-driven cold-water geyser, the Crystal Geyser in Utah: Experimental observation and mechanism analysis, Geofluids, 13(3), 283-297; The best paper award in Geofluids Journals

18. Potter-McIntyre, S., Allen, J., Lee, S.-Y., Han, Weon Shik, Marjorie, C., McPherson, B., 2013. Iron precipitation in a natural CO2 reservoir: Jurrasic Navajo sandstone in the northern San Rafael Swell, UT, USA, Geofluids, 13(1), 82-92.


17. Chen, H. Ding, G., Han, Weon Shik, , Kim, K.-Y., Park, E., 2012. Multispecies transport coupled to a first-order reaction network in a double-domain medium, Water Resources Research, 48(9), doi:10.1029/2011WR011351.

16. Han, Weon Shik, Kim, K.-Y., Park, E., McPherson, B.J., Lee, S.-Y., Park, M.-H., 2012 . Modeling of spatiotemporal thermal response on CO2 injection in saline formation: Interpretation for monitoring, Transport in Porous Media, 93(3), 381-399.

15. Kim, K.-Y., Han, Weon Shik, Oh, J., Kim, T., Kim, J.-C., 2012. Characteristics of salt precipitation and the associated pressure build-up during CO2 storage in saline aquifers, Transport in Porous Media, 92(2), 397-418.


14. Han, Weon Shik, Kim K.-Y., Esser, R.P., McPherson B.J., Park, E., 2011. Sensitivity study of simulation parameters controlling CO2 trapping mechanisms in saline formation. Transport in Porous Media, 90(3), 807-829.

13. Park, E., Kim, K.-Y., Ding, G., Kim, K., Han, Weon Shik, Kim, Y., 2011. A delineation of regional hydraulic conductivity based on water table fluctuation. Journal of Hydrology, 399(34), 235-245.


12. Han, Weon Shik, Lee, S.-Y., Lu, C. McPherson B.J., 2010. Effect of permeability on CO2 trapping mechanisms and buoyancy-driven CO2 migration in saline formations. Water Resources Research, 46, W07510, doi:10.1029/2009WR007850.

11. Han, Weon Shik, Greg, A.S., Lu, M., Lu, C., McPherson, B., Park, E., 2010. Evaluation of potential non-isothermal effect and heat transport during CO2 sequestration. Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth, 115, B07209, doi:10.1029/2009jb006745.

10. Han, Weon Shik, McPherson, B.J., P.C. Lichtner, Wang, F.P., 2010. Evaluation of CO2 trapping mechanisms at the SACROC northern platform, Permian basin, Texas, site of 35 years of CO2 injection. American Journal of Science 310, 282-234.


9. Kim K.-Y., Kim T., Kim J.-C., Han, Weon Shik, 2009. Numerical study on pressure variation due to subsurface CO2 injection. Geologic Society of Korea, 45(5), 435-448.

8. Lu, C., Han, Weon Shik, Lee, S.-Y., McPherson, B. J. Lichtner, P.C. 2009. Effects of density and mutual solubility of CO2-brine system on CO2 storage in geologic formations: “Warm” vs. “Cold” Formations. Advances in Water Resources, 32 (12), 1685-1702.

7. Han, Weon Shik, McPherson, B.J., 2009. Optimizing geologic CO2 sequestration by injection in deep saline formations below oil reservoirs. Energy Conversion and Management, 50 (10), 2570-2582.

6. Lu, C., Lee, S.-Y., Han, Weon Shik, McPherson, B.J., Lichtner, P.C., 2009, Comments on “Abrupt-interface solution for carbon dioxide injection into porous media” by M. Dentz and D. Tartakovsky. Transport in Porous Media, 79 (1), 29-37.


5. Han, Weon Shik, McPherson, B.J., 2008. Comparison of Two Different Equations of State for Application of Carbon Dioxide Sequestration. Advances in Water Resources, 31(6), 877-890.

4. McPherson, B.J., Han, Weon Shik, Cole, B., 2008. Two Equations-of-State assembled for basic analysis of multiphase CO2 flow in deep sedimentary basin conditions. Computers & Geosciences, 34(5), 427-444.

  Prior to 2007

3. Han, Weon Shik, N.-C. Woo, K.-S. Lee, K.-C. Lee, 2003. Temporal and Spatial Variation of Stable Isotopic Compositions of Surface water and Ground Water in a Small Catchment, Muju. Korea. Econ. Environ. Geol., 36 (5), 329-338.

2. Han, Weon Shik, N.-C. Woo, K.-C. Lee, K.-S. Lee, 2002,.Watershed Classification using Statistical Analysis of Water Quality Data in MuJu area. Korean Society of Soil and Groundwater Environment, 7 (3), 3-17.

1. Han, Weon Shik, B.-S. Lee, Y.-T. Kim, S.-K. Moon, 2002. NGWA Conference: Fractured-Rock Aquifer 2002 Report Korean Society of Soil and Groundwater Environment, 7 (2), 83-85

  Book Chapter

1. Han, Weon Shik, McPherson, B.J., 2009. On using numerical simulation to evaluate CO2 flow and transport in the subsurface: Uncertainty due to choice of Equations of State algorithms, in Carbon Sequestration and Its Role in the Global Carbon Cycle. B. McPherson, and E. Sundquist, Eds., Geophysical Monograph Series 183, American Geophysical Union, p.261-278, Washington, D.C., doi:10.1029/2009gm01308.



1. Kim, K.-Y., Han, Weon Shik, Kim, T., 2012. Efficient CO2 injection well design (Korea Patent), Patent number 10-1166788.


Department of Earth System Sciences (지구시스템과학과)

 Yonsei University (연세대학교)

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