Department of Mining & Minerals Engineering

Nino Ripepi

Assistant Professor

B.S. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1999
Ph.D. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2009

Contact

103 Holden Hall
Phone: (540) 231-5458
Email: nino.ripepi@vt.edu

Expertise

  • Coalbed methane and shale gas production
  • Enhanced production from carbon sequestration
  • Environmental and Health & Safety

Current and Past Research

  • Carbon Dioxide Storage in Coal Seams with Enhanced Coalbed Methane Recovery: Geologic Evaluation, Capacity Assessment and Field Validation of the Central Appalachian Basin

Courses

  • Underground Mine Design
  • Health, Safety and Risk Management
  • Mining Engineering Leadership Seminar
  • Energy, Resources, Development and the Envrionment