Applied Geosciences - Geohydromodelling

Ph.D. Dedong Li

Ludewig-Meyn-Straße 10, R.311
Phone: +49 431 880-1678
Telefax: +49 431 880-7606

Field of work

  • Geochemical model development and application in transport process
  • Thermodynamic properties of fluids and minerals, calculation and modeling
  • Parameter optimization of Equation of State for geofluids
  • Reactive transport simulation in porous media
  • Code development and benchmarking

Curriculum vitae

  • Since 07/ 2008
    Post Doc, Institute of Geosciences, Kiel University
  • 09/2005 - 06/2008
    PhD student, Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • 03/2004 - 08/2005
    Assistant engineer, General research institute for nonferrous metals, Beijing, China
  • 09/2001 - 03/2004
    Master student, General research institute for nonferrous metals, Beijing, China



Journal articles

Li, D., Bauer, S., Benisch, K., Graupner, B., & Beyer, C. (2014). OpenGeoSys-ChemApp: a coupled simulator for reactive transport in multiphase systems and application to CO2 storage formation in Northern Germany. Acta Geotechnica, 9(1), 67–79 doi:10.1007/s11440-013-0234-7. Available at:
Li, D., Beyer, C., & Bauer, S. (2013). CO2-brine-mineral Interfacial Reactions Coupled with Fluid Phase Flow. Energy Procedia, 37, 3816–3824 doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2013.06.278. Available at:
Mitiku, A. B., Li, D., Bauer, S., & Beyer, C. (2013). Geochemical modelling of CO2–water–rock interactions in a potential storage formation of the North German sedimentary basin. Applied Geochemistry, 36, 168–186 doi:10.1016/j.apgeochem.2013.06.008. Available at:
Beyer, C., Li, D., Lucia, M. D., Kühn, M., & Bauer, S. (2012). Modelling CO2-induced fluid–rock interactions in the Altensalzwedel gas reservoir. Part II: coupled reactive transport simulation. Environmental Earth Sciences, 67(2), 573–588 doi:10.1007/s12665-012-1684-1. Available at:
Li, D., Graupner, B. J., & Bauer, S. (2011). A method for calculating the liquid density for the CO2–H2O–NaCl system under CO2 storage condition. Energy Procedia, 4, 3817–3824 doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2011.02.317. Available at:
Duan, Z., Hu, J., Li, D., & Mao, S. (2008). Densities of the CO2–H2O and CO2–H2O–NaCl Systems Up to 647 K and 100 MPa. Energy & Fuels, 22(3), 1666–1674 doi:10.1021/ef700666b. Available at:
Duan, Z., & Li, D. (2008). Coupled phase and aqueous species equilibrium of the H2O–CO2–NaCl–CaCO3 system from 0 to 250 °C, 1 to 1000 bar with NaCl concentrations up to saturation of halite. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 72(20), 5128–5145 doi:10.1016/j.gca.2008.07.025. Available at:
Li, D., & Duan, Z. (2007). The speciation equilibrium coupling with phase equilibrium in the H2O–CO2–NaCl system from 0 to 250 °C, from 0 to 1000 bar, and from 0 to 5 molality of NaCl. Chemical Geology, 244(3–4), 730–751 doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2007.07.023. Available at:
Li, D., Long, Z., Li, H., & Zhang, G. (2004). Leaching Behaviors of Ce4+ and Fe3+ Ions in Bastnaesite with Sulfuric Acid. Chinese Journal of Rare Metals, 28(2), 452–454. Available at:


Conference proceedings (peer-reviewed)

Graupner, B. J., Li, D., Benisch, K., Mitiku, A. B., Beyer, C., & Bauer, S. (2012). The coupled multiphase flow and reactive transport simulator OGS-Eclipse for CO2 storage simulations. In Models – Repositories of Knowledge (Proceedings ModelCARE2011) (Bd. 355, S. 261–266). ModelCARE 2011, Leipzig, D. Available at: