PUBLICATIONS

Articles

Laubach, S. E., Eichhubl, P., Hargrove, P., Ellis, M. A.,, Hooker, J. N., 2014, Fault core and damage zone fracture attributes vary along strike owing to interaction of fracture growth, quartz accumulation, and differing sandstone composition. Journal of Structural Geology, v. 68, p. 207-226, doi: 10.1016/j.jsg.2014.08.007. [pdf full text]

Fall, A., Eichhubl, P., Bodnar, R. J., Laubach, S. E., and Davis, J. S., 2014, Natural hydraulic fracturing of tight-gas sandstone reservoirs, Piceance Basin, Colorado: Geological Society of America Bulletin, doi: 10.1130/B31021.1. open access

Altman, S. J., Aminzadeh, B., Balhoff, M. T., Bennett, P. C., Bryant, S. L., Cardenas, M. B., Chaudhary, K., Cygan, R. T., Deng, W., Dewers, T., DiCarlo, D. A., Eichhubl, P., Hesse, M. A., Huh, C., Matteo, E. N., Mehmani, Y., Tenney, C. M., and Yoon, H., 2014, Chemical and Hydrodynamic Mechanisms for Long-Term Geological Carbon Storage: The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, v. 118, no. 28, p. 15103-15113. [pdf full text]

Gale, J. F. W., Laubach, S. E., Olson, J. E., Eichhubl, P., and Fall, A., 2014, Natural Fractures in Shale: A review: AAPG Bulletin, v. 98, p. 2165-2216. [pdf full text]

Fall, A., Eichhubl, P., Cumella, S. P., Bodnar, R. J., Laubach, S. E., Becker, S. P., 2012, Testing the basin-centered gas accumulation model using fluid inclusion observations: southern Piceance Basin, Colorado: AAPG Bulletin, v. 96, p. 2297-2318, DOI: 10.1306/05171211149 [html abstract, pdf full text]

Mehmani, Y., Sun, T., Balhoff, M.T., Eichhubl, P., Bryant, S., 2012, Multiblock Pore-Scale Modeling and Upscaling of Reactive Transport: Application to Carbon Sequestration: Transport in Porous Media, p. 305-326, DOI: 10.1007/s11242-012-0044-7. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Ellis, M.A., Laubach, S.E. Eichhubl, P., Olson, J.E. & Hargrove, P., 2012, Fracture development and diagenesis of Torridon Group Applecross Formation, near An Teallach, NW Scotland: millennia of brittle deformation resilience? Journal of the Geological Society, London, v. 169, p. 297-310. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Sun, W., Rudnicki, J. W., Andrade, J. E., and Eichhubl, P., 2011, Connecting microstructural attributes and permeability from 3D tomographic images of in situ shear-enhanced compaction bands using multiscale computations: Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 38, L10302, doi:10.1029/2011GL047683. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Hooker, J. N., Laubach, S. E., Gomez, L., Marrett, R., Eichhubl, P., Diaz-Tushman, K., and Pinzon, E., 2011, Fracture size, frequency, and strain in the Cambrian Eriboll Formation Sandstones, NW Scotland: Scottish Journal of Geology, v. 47, p. 45-56, doi: 10.1144/0036-9276/01-420. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Laubach, S. E., Eichhubl, P., Hilgers, C., and Lander, R. H., 2010, Structural Diagenesis: Journal of Structural Geology, doi: 10.1016/j.jsg.2010.10.001, v. 32, no. 12, p. 1866-1872. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., Hooker, J. N., and Laubach, S. E., 2010, Pure and Shear-Enhanced Compaction Bands in Aztec Sandstone: Journal of Structural Geology, doi: 10.1016/j.jsg.2010.02.004, v. 32, no. 12, p. 1873-1886. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Olson, J. E., Laubach, S. E., and Eichhubl, P., 2010, Estimating Natural Fracture Producibility in Tight Gas Sandstones: Coupling Diagenesis with Geomechanical Modeling: The Leading Edge,v. 29, no. 12, p. 1494-1499. [pdf full text]

Laubach, S. E., Olson, J. E., Eichhubl, P., Fomel, S., and Marrett, R. A., 2010, Natural fractures from the perspective of diagenesis: CSEG Recorder, September 2010, p. 27-31. [pdf full text]

Becker, S. P., Eichhubl, P., Laubach, S. E., Reed, R. M., Lander, R. H., and Bodnar, R. J., 2010, A 48 m.y. history of fracture opening, temperature, and fluid pressure: Cretaceous Travis Peak Formation, East Texas basin: Geological Society of America Bulletin, vol. 122, no. 7/8, p. 1081-1093. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Laubach, S.E. Olson, J.E. and Eichhubl, P., 2009, Fracture diagenesis and producibility in tight gas sandstones, in Carr, T., D'Agostino, T. Ambrose, W., Pashin, J, and Rosen, N.C., eds., Unconventional Energy Resources: Making the Unconventional Conventional, 29th Annual GCSSEPM Foundation Bob F. Perkins Research Conference, on CD, p. 483-499. [pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., Davatzes, N. C., and Becker, S. P., 2009, Structural and Diagenetic Control of Fluid Migration and Cementation along the Moab Fault, Utah: AAPG Bulletin, vol. 93, no. 5, p. 653-681. [html abstract, pdf full text, cover]

Naehr, T. H., Eichhubl, P., Orphan, V. J., Hovland, M., Paull, C. K., Ussler, W. III, Lorenson, T. D., and Greene, H. G., 2007, Authigenic carbonate formation at hydrocarbon seeps in continental margin sediments: A comparative study. Deep-Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, v. 54, no. 11-13, p. 1268-1291. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Appold, M. S., Garven, G., Boles, J. R., and Eichhubl, P., 2007, Numerical modeling of the origin of calcite mineralization in the Refugio-Carneros fault, Santa Barbara Basin, California: Geofluids, v. 7, p. 79-95. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Greene, H. G., Murai, L. Y., Watts, P., Maher, N. A., Fisher, M. A., Paull, C. E., Eichhubl, P., 2006, Submarine landslides in the Santa Barbara Channel as potential tsunami sources: Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, vol. 6, p. 63-88. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Aydin, A., Borja, R. I., and Eichhubl, P., 2006, Geological and mathematical framework for failure modes in granular rock. Journal of Structural Geology, vol. 28, no. 1, p. 83-98. [pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., D'Onfro, P., Aydin, A., Waters, J., and McCarty, D. K., 2005, Structure, petrophysics, and diagenesis of shale entrained along a normal fault at Black Diamond Mines, California--Implications for fault seal. AAPG Bulletin, vol. 89, no. 9, p. 1113-1137. [html abstract, pdf full text, cover]

Davatzes, N. C., Eichhubl, P., and Aydin, A., 2005, Structural evolution of fault zones in sandstone by multiple deformation mechanisms: Moab fault, southeast Utah. Geological Society of America Bulletin, vol. 117, no. 1/2, p. 135-148. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., 2004, Growth of ductile opening-mode fractures in geomaterials, in: Cosgrove, J. W., and Engelder, T. , eds., The Initiation, Propagation, and Arrest of Joints and Other Fractures: Interpretations based on Field Observations. Geological Society London Special Publication, vol. 231, p. 11-24. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., Taylor, W. L., Pollard, D. D. and Aydin, A., 2004, Paleo-fluid flow and deformation in the Aztec Sandstone at the Valley of Fire, Nevada-Evidence for the coupling of hydrogeologic, diagenetic, and tectonic processes. Geological Society of America Bulletin, vol. 116, no. 9, p 1120-1136. [html abstract, pdf full text, cover]

Boles, J. R., Eichhubl, P., Garven, G., and Chen, J., 2004, Evolution of a hydrocarbon migration pathway along basin-bounding faults: Evidence from fault cement. AAPG Bulletin, vol. 88, no. 7, p. 947-970. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Davatzes, N. C., Aydin, A., and Eichhubl, P., 2003, Overprinting faulting mechanisms during the development of multiple fault sets in sandstone, Chimney Rock fault array, Utah, USA, Tectonophysics, vol. 363, no. 1-2, p. 1-18. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., and Aydin, A., 2003, Ductile opening-mode fracture by pore growth and coalescence during combustion alteration of siliceous mudstone, Journal of Structural Geology, vol. 25, no. 1, p. 121-134. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Du Bernard, X., Eichhubl, P., and Aydin, A. 2002, Dilation bands: A new form of localized failure in granular media, Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 29, no. 24, 2176, 10.1029/2002GL015966. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Lore, J., Eichhubl, P., and Aydin, A., 2002, Alteration and fracturing of siliceous mudstone during in situ combustion, Orcutt field, California, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, vol. 36, no. 3-4, p. 169-182. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., Greene, H. G., and Maher, N., 2002, Physiography of an active transpressive margin basin: high-resolution bathymetry of the Santa Barbara basin, Southern California continental borderland: Marine Geology, vol. 184, no. 1/2, p. 95-120. [html abstract, pdf full text]
Erratum: Marine Geology, vol. 187, no. 3/4, p. 365-366. [pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., Aydin, A., and Lore, J., 2001, Opening-Mode Fracture in Siliceous Mudstone at High Homologous Temperature--Effect of Surface Forces, Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 28, no. 7, p. 1299-1302. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., and Boles, J. R., 2000, Rates of Fluid Flow in Fault Systems--Evidence for Episodic Fluid Flow in the Miocene Monterey Formation, Coastal California: American Journal of Science, vol. 300, no. 7, p. 571-600. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., and Boles, J. R., 2000, Focused fluid flow along faults in the Monterey Formation, coastal California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, vol. 112, no. 11, p. 1667-1679. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., Greene, H. G., Naehr, T., and Maher, N., 2000, Structural control of fluid flow: offshore seepage in the Santa Barbara Basin, California: Journal of Geochemical Exploration, vol. 69-70, p. 545-549. [html abstract, pdf full text; correction]

Eichhubl, P., and Behl, R.J., 1998, Diagenesis, deformation, and fluid flow in the Miocene Monterey Formation of coastal California, in Eichhubl. P., ed., Diagenesis, deformation, and fluid flow in the Miocene Monterey Formation of coastal California: SEPM Pacific Section Special Publication, vol. 83, p. 5-13. [html full text]

Eichhubl, P., and Boles, J. R., 1998, Vein formation in relation to burial diagenesis in the Miocene Monterey Formation, Arroyo Burro Beach, Santa Barbara, California, in Eichhubl. P., ed., Diagenesis, deformation, and fluid flow in the Miocene Monterey Formation of coastal California: SEPM Pacific Section Special Publication, vol. 83, p. 15-36. [html abstract, pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., and Boles, J. R., 1997, Scale and Dynamics of Fracture-Related Fluid Flow in the Miocene Monterey Formation, Coastal California, in Hendry, J., Carey, P., Parnell, J., Ruffell, A., and Worden, R., eds., Proceedings, Geofluids II: Belfast, Queen's University, p. 81-84.

Selected other publications

Eichhubl, P., and Flodin, E., 2005, Brittle deformation, fluid flow, and diagenesis in sandstone at Valley of Fire State Park, Nevada. In: Pederson, J., and Dehler, C. M., eds., Interior Western United States: Geological Society of America Field Guide, vol. 6, p. 151-167. [pdf full text]

Eichhubl, P., 2004, Field trip to the San Andreas fault and related structures at Point Reyes Peninsula, California: Proceedings of the 2004 Stanford Rock Fracture Project, 23 p.

Eichhubl., P., Muller, J., and Aydin, A., 2003, Deformation structures in poorly consolidated sediments in a compressional setting, northern California. Proceedings of the 2003 Stanford Rock Fracture Project, 35 p.

Aydin, A., Davatzes, N., and Eichhubl, P., 2001, Fractures and Faults in Sandstone-Moab Revisited: Proceedings of the Stanford Rock Fracture Project 2001, Stanford University, 70 p.

Aydin, A., Eichhubl, P., Girbacea, R., Jacobs, J., Pollard, D., and Taylor, W. L., 1998, Recently Active Segments of the San Andreas Fault and Structural Heterogeneities and Fluid Flow in Outcrops of Laguna and Pescadero Beach: Proceedings of the Stanford Rock Fracture Project 1998, Stanford University, 60 p.

Eichhubl, P., and Behl, R. J., 1998, Field guide to "Diagenesis, deformation, and fluid flow in the Miocene Monterey Formation": Ventura-Santa Barbara-Jalama Beach-Grefco Quarry/Lompoc, in Eichhubl. P., ed., Diagenesis, deformation, and fluid flow in the Miocene Monterey Formation of coastal California: SEPM Pacific Section Special Publication, vol. 83, p. 85-98. [html full text]

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