Rahim Habibi, M. Sc. 1

Rahim Habibi, M. Sc.

  • Adenauerring 20b
    76131 Karlsruhe


Research topics:

  • Physics of the behavior of discontinuities against fluid injection in geothermal reservoirs
  • Thermo-Hydraulic-Mechanical (THM) coupled numerical modeling
  • Assessment of the potential of micro-earthquakes in geothermal reservoirs
  • Fault reactivation
  • Deformation of rock masses in underground spaces with focus on geothermal reservoirs

Research activities:

  • Time-dependent behavior of rock
  • Coupled processes (Thermo-Hydraulic-Mechanical behavior)
  • Deformation mechanisms (damage and failure)
  • Induced seismicity during deformation
  • Numerical software development and simulation



Since 2022 Research associate / PhD student
2014 - 2016 M. Sc. Tunneling and Underground Spaces Engineering (University of Urmia, Iran)
2010 - 2014 B. Sc. Mining Engineering (University of Shahid Bahonar, Iran)

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