John H. Shaw


John H. Shaw is a structural geologist and applied geophysicist, and a co-founder of Seismix Reservoir Management, LLC. He is the Harry C. Dudley Professor of Structural & Economic Geology in the Earth & Planetary Science Department and a Professor of Environmental Science & Engineering in the School of Applied Science & Engineering at Harvard University. Prof. Shaw worked for Texaco, Inc., and has extensive experience in trap and reservoir characterization, reservoir geomechanics, and field operations. He serves on the Board of Directors for the Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC), and has published dozens of peer-reviewed papers on petroleum systems and earthquake hazards in southern California. He holds MS and PhD Degrees from Princeton University.

Ruben Juanes


Ruben Juanes is a geoscientist and engineer, and a co-founder of Seismix Reservoir Management, LLC. He is Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, and Director of the Pierce Laboratory for Infrastructure Science and Engineering at MIT. Prof. Juanes is an expert in multiphase flow through porous media and computational geomechanics, with applications to large-scale Earth science problems in the areas of energy and environment: oil and gas recovery, methane hydrates, geologic carbon sequestration and induced seismicity. He is the author of over 150 peer-reviewed journal publications and over 60 conference papers. He is the recipient of the inaugural US Department of Energy Early Career Award and the DOE Geoscience Award. He holds MS and PhD Degrees from the University of California at Berkeley.