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Dr. Jose Daniel Muñoz López

Post-Doc Fellow, Department of Geosciences

Educational Qualification

  • Ph.D., Earth Sciences, University of Barcelona, Spain (2021)
  • M.S., Geology applied to mineral and energetic resources, University of Granada, Spain (2015)
  • B.S., Geology, University of the Basque Country, Spain (2014)

Research Interests

  • Structurally-controlled diagenesis and fluid flow.
  • Carbonate diagenesis and geochemistry.
  • Isotope geochemistry and U-Pb dating.

Selected Publications

  • Ramirez-Perez, P., Cantarero, I., Cofrade, G., Muñoz-López, D., Cruset, D., Sizun, J.P., Travé, A., 2023. Petrological, petrophysical and petrothermal study of a folded sedimentary succession: the Oliana anticline (Southern Pyrenees), outcrop analogue of a geothermal reservoir. Global and Planetary Change. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gloplacha.2023.104057.
  • Muñoz-López, D., Cruset, D., Vergés, J., Cantarero, I., Benedicto, A., Mangenot, X., Albert, R., Gerdes, A., Beranoaguirre, A., Travé, A., 2022. Spatio-temporal variation of fluid flow behavior along a fold: the Bóixols-Sant Corneli anticline (Southern Pyrenees) from U–Pb dating and structural, petrographic and geochemical constraints. Marine and Petroleum Geology 143. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2022.105788. Article 105788.
  • Muñoz-López, D., Alías, G., Cruset, D., Cantarero, I., John, C.M., Travé, A., 2020. Influence of basement rocks on fluid evolution during multiphase deformation: the example of the Estamariu thrust in the Pyrenean Axial Zone. Solid Earth 11, 2257–2281. https://doi.org/10.5194/SE-11-2257-2020
  • Muñoz-López, D., Cruset, D., Cantarero, I., Benedicto, A., John, C.M., Travé, A., 2020b. Fluid Dynamics in a Thrust Fault Inferred from Petrology and Geochemistry of Calcite Veins: an example from the Southern Pyrenees. Geofluids. https://doi.org/10.1155/2020/8815729.
  • Sun, X., Gomez-Rivas, E., Cruset, D., Alcalde, J., Muñoz-López, D., Cantarero, I., Martín- Martín, J.D., John, C.M., Travé, A., 2022. Origin and distribution of calcite cements in a folded fluvial succession: the Puig-reig anticline (South-Eastern Pyrenees). Sedimentology. https://doi.org/10.1111/sed.12994.

Awards & Honors

  • Ph.D. with Cum Laude, University of Barcelona (2021).
  • Honor degree in Carbonate reservoirs, University of Granada (2015).