Dr.-Ing. Birger Hagemann

Scientific Staff


Reservoir Engineering


  • 2012 BSc Energy and Raw Materials, Clausthal University of Technology, Germany
  • 2013 MSc Petroleum Engineering, Clausthal University of Technology, Germany
  • 2013 MSc Petroleum Geology and Reservoir Engineering, Université de Lorraine, France
  • 2017 Doctorate, Clausthal University of Technology, Germany/Université de Lorraine, France

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Fields of Responsibility

  • Research Group Leader „Flow and Transport in Underground Storage Systems“


  • HyUSPRe - Hydrogen Underground Storage in Porous Reservoirs
  • Investigation of the suitability of gas storages for hydrogen storage
  • H2 Guide Lower Saxony - Energy System Analysis for the Technical, Economic and Social Integration, Storage and Conversion of Hydrogen in Lower Saxony

Fields of Research

  • Modeling of coupled microbial and physical processes in porous media
  • Gas mixing processes in porous media (diffusion and dispersion)
  • Underground Energy Storage, Underground Hydrogen Storage (UHS)
  • CO2 Storage, Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS), Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage (CCUS)
  • Underground Bio-Methanation, Underground Methanation Reactors (UMR)


  • Underground Storage of Energy and Gases


Telephone: +49 5323 72 2446
Telefax: +49 5323 72 3146

Consultation hours:
on appointment


Institute of Subsurface Energy Systems
Agricolastraße 10
Building C 21, Room 203
38678 Clausthal-Zellerfeld