Yi earned his Ph.D. degree in Energy and Mineral Engineering from the Pennsylvania State University. He has a wide range of research interests in the areas of energy geomechanics and geofluids, including the following topics: induced microearthquakes, fault stability and fluid flow in fractured reservoirs, and hydro-mechanical behaviors of gas hydrate-bearing sediments.
Gas hydrate, Geothermal Energy, Geomechanics, Geofluids, Induced Seismicity
Doctor of Philosophy in Energy and Mineral Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA, 2017
Master of Science in Geology, The California State University, Long Beach, USA, 2013
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, 2011