|INSTITUTE:||Iceland GeoSurvey (ISOR)|
|OFFICE ADDRESS:||Grensasvegur 9, IS-108 Reykjavik, Iceland|
- M.Sc., Geophysics, University of Iceland
Sæunn Halldórsdóttir is Head of Geosciences at Iceland GeoSurvey (ÍSOR). She is a reservoir physicist/engineer by profession and has 10 years’ experience from the geothermal sector. Her main projects involve conceptual model development, capacity building and training of geothermal specialists, numerical model development incl. TOUGH2/iTOUGH2 and volumetric assessment of geothermal reservoirs. From 2014 she has been a member of the Studies Board of the United Nations University Geothermal Training Programme (UNU-GTP) in Reykjavík and is responsible for Reservoir Engineering.
Countries of work experience incl. The Philippines, Kenya, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Mexico, Turkey and Portugal.
Sæunn earned a Master’s degree in Geophysics from the University of Iceland in 2006 and has since worked at the Icelandic Met Office and ÍSOR. She lives in an old harbour town close to Reykjavík with her partner and three children.