Prof. Blunt is a professor of Flow in Porous Media. His research interests are in understanding multiphase flow, transport and reaction in porous materials with a wide range of applications, including carbon dioxide storage. He performs experimental, theoretical and numerical research with a particular emphasis on using high-resolution three-dimensional X-ray imaging to study flow processes in porous media. He is Editor-in-Chief of the journal Transport in Porous Media. He has over 300 scientific publications.