Kevin McCabe is a member of the Technology Systems & Impacts Analysis Group in the Strategic Energy Analysis Center.
Areas of Expertise
Geothermal direct use (thermal applications)
Reservoir modeling/simulation, well testing
Data analysis and visualization
Geothermal resource assessment
New technologies for geothermal industry (EGS, DU, etc.)
Barrier identification and mitigation for geothermal industry
M.S. in Petroleum Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2015
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 2013
Prior Work Experience
Geothermal Analyst Intern, NREL, Golden, CO (2016)
Graduate Research Assistant, Stanford University, Stanford, CA (2013–2015)
Stress Analysis Intern (Piping), URS Corporation, Denver, CO (2012, 2013)
American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)
Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
McCabe, K., T. Reber, M. Gleason, and K.R. Young. "Characterizing U.S. Heat Demand for Potential Application of Geothermal Direct Use." Geothermal Resources Council Transactions 40. NREL/CP-6A20-66460 (2016).
McCabe, K., and R. N. Horne. " Estimating Permeability Anisotropy From Downhole Distributed Temperature Measurements". SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition. Society of Petroleum Engineers, 2015.
Full list of Kevin McCabes publications (NREL).