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Franciszek "Franek" Hasiuk, PhD

Associate Scientist, Kansas Geological Survey, Energy Research, Kansas Geological Survey
Petroleum Geology and Paleozoic Stratigraphy

Kansas Geological Survey
1930 Constant Avenue
Lawrence, KS 66047-3724
Phone: (785) 864-2178; Fax: (785) 864-7728
Google Scholar and ORC-ID
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Research Interests


Technical Proficiencies

helium porosimetry, mercury porosimetry (MIP, MICP), nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR), Iowa pore index test, permeametry, well logging (e.g., gamma ray, sonic, resistivity, spontaneous potential, etc), triaxial tests
Geological/geographical information systems
ArcGIS, GeoFrame, Kingdom Suite, Petra, Petrel, VoxelGeo
Petrographic techniques
polarized-light and fluorescence petrography, cathodoluminescence (CL), scanning electron microscopy (SEM), computed tomography (CT)
energy dispersive spectroscopy (EDS), isotope ratio mass spectrometry (IRMS), inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (ICPMS), secondary ion mass spectrometry (SIMS), electron microprobe analysis (EMPA), thermal ionization mass spectrometry (TIMS), x-ray fluorescence (XRF), x-ray diffractometry (XRD), clumped isotope analysis, column separation techniques, titration
Geological sampling
computer-controlled micromilling, cutting and polishing of geologic and paleontologic materials, acquisition and curation of sedimentary cores
3D Scanning, 3D Printing, drones, LIDAR and software packages to interpret such data
Motor Vehicle
Class B Commercial Driver's License

Current Externally Funded Research Projects

Selected Recent Publications (italics are my students)

Kansas Geological Survey
Updated June 20, 2019
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