- 2021 Alum (PhD)
- PhD, Geomechanics, Massachusetts Inst. of Tech., 2021
- MSc, Geomechanics, Massachusetts Inst. of Tech., 2015
- BSc, Civil Engineering, U. Hong Kong, 2014
Hao Kang received his PhD in Geomechanics from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at MIT in 2021. His research focused on numerical modeling and experiments of rock fractures and fracture mechanics.
H. Kang, J. Zhang, X. Fan, Z. Huang, X. Li, 2020, "Cyclic Injection to Enhance Hydraulic Fracturing Efficiency: Insights from Laboratory Experiments", Geofluids, 20202510, 1 - 10
H. Kang, H. Einstein, S. Brown, J. Germaine, Y. Zhao, 2020, "Numerical Simulation for Rock Fracture Viscoelastic Creep under Dry Conditions", Geofluids, 2020109A22869, 1 - 30
H. Kang, J.T. Germaine, H. Einstein, 2019, "Creep behavior of Musandam limestone fractures under confining pressures less than 1 MPa – initial investigation"