Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Earth Science & Engineering

Consul for Faculty of Engineering and the Business School



+44 (0)20 7594 7379a.muggeridge Website




2.38BRoyal School of MinesSouth Kensington Campus





My research group and I focus on evaluating the impact of geological heterogeneity on fluid flow through rocks. We have a particular interest in determining the long term security of storing carbon dioxide in underground aquifers. 


  • Chair in Subsurface Physics
  • Consul Sept 2021-
  • Section Head NRGE, 2016-2021
  • TOTAL Professor in Reservoir Physics and EOR, Imperial College, 2011-2016
  • Reader in Reservoir Physics, Imperial College, 2010-2001
  • Senior Lecturer in Petroleum Engineering, Imperial College  2002-2010
  • Governors' Lecturer in Petroleum Engineering, Imperial College  1995-2002
  • Software Consultant, SSI(UK) Ltd.  1991-1995
  • Research Reservoir Engineer, BP Research Centre, Sunbury  1986-1991
  • D.Phil., Atmospheric Physics, Oxford  1983-1986
  • B.Sc. (Hons), Physics, Imperial College  1980-1983

Recent Measures of Esteem

Other Significant Activities

Imperial College Faculty of Engineering Ambassador for Women

Departmental Athena SWAN coordinator.

Reviewer for Transport in Porous Media, SPE Journal, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Fuel

Expert reviewer for Norwegian and Danish Research Councils

External examiner for University of Aberdeen and Heriot-Watt University



Shirazi M, Mahani H, Tamsilian Y, et al., 2024, Full life cycle review of water-based CEOR methods from pre-injection to post-production, Fuel, Vol:356, ISSN:0016-2361

Andrews E, Muggeridge A, Jones A, et al., 2023, Pore structure and wetting alteration combine to produce the low salinity effect on oil production, Fuel: the Science and Technology of Fuel and Energy, Vol:332, ISSN:0016-2361, Pages:1-15

Keable D, Jones A, Krevor S, et al., 2022, The effect of viscosity ratio and peclet number on miscible viscous fingering in a dele-shaw cell: a combined numerical and experimental study, Transport in Porous Media, Vol:143, ISSN:0169-3913, Pages:23-45


Bukar I, Bell R, Muggeridge A, et al., 2023, Thin Stacked Layers of CO2: Implications for Seismic Monitoring

Smalley C, Muggeridge A, Reservoir Compartmentalization: Get it before it gets you, Geological Society Conference on Reservoir Compartmentalization

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