Anshul received her B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India, in 2003. She received her M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Petroleum Engineering from Stanford University in 2009. The title of her thesis was "Adaptive Implicit Method for Thermal-Compositional Reservoir Simulation". She worked at ExxonMobil Upstream Research in Houston as a Sr. Research Engineer, before joining as a Research Associate in the ERE department. She is also the Executive Director of the Stanford Center for Carbon Storage. Her current research deals with the numerical simulation analysis of leakage risk and mitigation for CO2 sequestration operations. Additionally, she is a member of the Supri A research group where she is studying steam injection in diatomite.

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Executive Director, Stanford Center for Carbon Storage (SCCS) (2012 - Present)

2016-17 Courses

All Publications

  • CO2 Storage Contingencies Initiative: Detection, Intervention and Remediation of Unexpected CO2 Migration International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Technologies (GHGT) Imbus, S. W., Dodds, K., Otto, C. J., Trautz, R. C., Christopher, C. A., Agarwal, A., Benson, S. M. ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV. 2013: 7802–7814