Safe plugging of wells penetrating CO2 storage sites

Malin Torsæter

SINTEF Petroleum Research

Malin has a MSc in Technical Physics and a PhD in Physics from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). She has worked as a senior scientist in the department of Drilling and Wells at SINTEF Petroleum Research, and currently acts as a Research Director for the department of Formation Physics. During the last 6 years, well integrity related to CO2 storage has been her main scientific focus, and she is currently leading several large research projects on the topic. She has authored a textbook on well cementing, and over twenty scientific and popular scientific papers on well integrity.


  1. Malin Torsæter (SINTEF Petroleum Research)
  2. Kamila Gawel (SINTEF Petroleum Research)
  3. Alexandre Lavrov (SINTEF Petroleum Research)
  4. Ruben Bjørge (SINTEF Materials and Chemistry)
  5. Elvia Anabela Chavez Panduro (NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology)
  6. Jelena Todorovic (SINTEF Petroleum Research)
  7. Dag Breiby (NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology)

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E4 » Session E4 - Well integrity (10:20 - Wednesday, 14th June, R9)