Sheng Dai is an Assistant Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Dr. Dai earned his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in civil engineering from Tongji University and Georgia Institute of Technology. He was then supported by ORISE fellowship to work at the National Energy Technology Laboratory of U.S. Department of Energy. In August 2015, he returned to Georgia Tech as a faculty in the geosystems engineering group and leads the Subsurface Processes Research Laboratory.
Chloe Arson is an Assistant Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. She teaches Mechanics of Materials, Finite Element Methods and Tunneling. She is a theoretical and numerical expert in damage and healing rock mechanics, thermo-chemo-poromechanics, and underground storage. She received two research prizes for my Ph.D. on nuclear waste disposals. She regularly gives lectures in Europe and the U.S., organizes sponsored research workshops, and serves as a reviewer for more than 25 journals.