Integrated Geomechanics | Sustainable Geo-Resources

  • Experimental Rock Mechanics

  • Geomechanical/Geotechnical Modeling

  • Biogeomechanics 

  • CO2 Sequestration  

  • Energy Geo-Resources

  • Geotechnical-related Hazard Mitigation

  • Thermal-induced Rock Deformation

  • Geothermal Energy Systems

  • Hydraulic Fracturing

  • Stability of Slopes & Underground Openings

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About our Lab

The Biogeomechanics, Sustainability, and Geotechnics (BSG) Lab is a vibrant research lab within the John A. Reif, Jr. Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), actively pushing the frontiers of knowledge. This multidisciplinary research group is broadly focused on rock mechanics, biogeomechanics, carbon management, energy geo-resources, and geo-hazard mitigation. Our mission is to train the world's best researchers and engineers. The BSG Lab encourages Collaboration, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in all its endeavors.

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Featured Publications

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Featured News & Upcoming Events

Award Alert!!!

Dr. Kolawole has just been selected & inducted as a Future Leader of American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA) 

JULY, 2022

BSG Lab attended:

56th U.S. Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics (ARMA) Symposium, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.

JUNE 26-29, 2022

BSG Lab will be attending:

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Geo-Congress 2023,
Los Angeles, California, USA.

MARCH 26-29, 2023