Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Earth Science & Engineering

Professor of Mining and Environmental Engineering



+44 (0)20 7594 7354s.durucan




1.36Royal School of MinesSouth Kensington Campus





Recent Measures of Esteem

  • 2006 Co-Chair and Distinguished Speaker at the International Symposium on Environmental Issues and Waste Management in Energy and Mineral Production, Bangkok
  • 2006- Visiting Professor, International Postgraduate School, Josef Stefan Institute, Slovenia
  • 2004 Expert reviewer, IPCC Special Report on Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage



Agrawal H, Durucan S, Cao W, et al., 2023, Rockburst and gas outburst forecasting using a probabilistic risk assessment framework in longwall top coal caving faces, Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, Vol:56, ISSN:0723-2632, Pages:6929-6958

Cao W, Durucan S, Cai W, et al., 2023, Probabilistic evaluation of susceptibility to fluid injection-induced seismicity based on statistics of fracture criticality, Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, Vol:56, ISSN:0723-2632, Pages:7003-7025

Cao W, Durucan S, Shi J-Q, et al., 2022, Induced seismicity associated with geothermal fluids re-injection: Poroelastic stressing, thermoelastic stressing, or transient cooling-induced permeability enhancement?, Geothermics, Vol:102, ISSN:0375-6505, Pages:1-18

Fraga DM, Skagestad R, Eldrup NH, et al., 2021, Design of a multi-user CO2 intermediate storage facility in the Grenland region of Norway, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, Vol:112, ISSN:1750-5836

Parlaktuna M, Durucan S, Parlaktuna B, et al., 2021, Seismic velocity characterisation and survey design to assess CO2 injection performance at Kizildere geothermal field, Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences, ISSN:1300-0985

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