Experimental, field and numerical studies of deformation localisation and fracturing in anisotropic materials.
Basin- and crustal-scale flow of hydrothermal fluids.
Analysis of structural, depositional and diagenetic controls on dolomite distribution. Reactivity of dolomitising fluids and controls on permeability in carbonates.
Deformation mechanisms and microstructures in polycrystalline aggregates. Numerical simulation of viscous and viscoplastic deformation coupled with recrystallisation processes.
Study of vein dynamics, vein growth and fracture sealing.
Mechanical stratigraphy in carbonates. Improvement of methods to acquire and upscale statistical properties of fracture networks.
Numerical simulation of carbonate diagenesis and reactive transport.
Field and numerical studies of ductile tectonic structures such as folds, shear bands, porphyroblasts/-clasts, pinch-and-swell, etc.