PUBLICATIONS

Articles

Tokan-Lawal, A.*, Prodanovic, M., Eichhubl, P., 2015, Investigating flow properties of partially cemented fractures in Travis Peak Formation using image-based pore scale modeling: Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, v. 120 (8), p. 5453-5466. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2015JB012045

Hooker, J. N., Larson, T. E., Eakin, A.*, Laubach, S. E., Eichhubl, P., Fall, A., and Marrett, R., 2015, Fracturing and fluid flow in a sub-décollement sandstone; or, a leak in the basement: Journal of the Geological Society v. 172, p. 428-442. http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/jgs2014-128

Alzayer, Y.*, Eichhubl, P., and Laubach, S. E., 2015, Non-linear growth kinematics of opening-mode fractures: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 74, p. 31-44. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2015.02.003 open access

Fall, A., Eichhubl, P., Bodnar, R. J., Laubach, S. E., and Davis, J. S., 2015, Natural hydraulic fracturing of tight-gas sandstone reservoirs, Piceance Basin, Colorado: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 127, n.o. 1-2, p. 61-75, http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/B31021.1 open access

Landry, C.J., Prodanović, M., Eichhubl, P., 2015, Slip-Flow in Complex Porous Media as Determined by Lattice Boltzmann Modeling. Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC) Proceedings, (San Antonio, TX: Society of Petroleum Engineers, American Association of Petroleum Geologists and Society of Exploration Geophysicists), p. 2445-2464, http://dx.doi.org/10.2118/178633-MS

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, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2014.08.007

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp5006764

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1306/08121413151

Landry, C.J., Eichhubl, P., Prodanović, M., Tokan-Lawal, A.*, 2014. Matrix-Fracture Connectivity in Eagle Ford Shale, Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTEC). Society of Petroleum Engineers, Denver, Colorado, p. 1-10. http://dx.doi.org/10.15530/urtec-2014-1922708

Tokan-Lawal, A.*, Prodanovic, M., Landry, C.J., Eichhubl, P., 2014. Understanding Tortuosity and Permeability Variations in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs: Niobrara Formation, Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTEC). Society of Petroleum Engineers, Denver, pp. 1-13. http://dx.doi.org/10.15530/urtec-2014-1922870

Major, J.R.*, Eichhubl, P., Dewers, T.A., Urquhart, A.S.*, Olson, J.E., Holder, J., 2014. The Effect of CO2-Related Diagenesis on Geomechanical Failure Parameters: Fracture Testing of CO2-Altered Reservoir and Seal Rocks from a Natural Analog at Crystal Geyser, Utah, ARMA. American Rock Mechanics Association, Minneapolis, MN, pp. 1-5. https://www.onepetro.org/conference-paper/ARMA-2014-7463

Tokan-Lawal, A.*, Prodanović, M., Eichhubl, P., 2013, Image-based Modeling of Flow in Natural Partially Cemented Fractures: Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC), Denver, Colorado, 12-14 August 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1190/URTEC2013-281

Pommer, L.*, Gale, J.F.W., Eichhubl, P., Fall, A., Laubach, S.E., 2013, Using structural diagenesis to infer the timing of natural fractures in the Marcellus Shale. Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC), Denver, Colorado, USA, 12-14 August 2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.1190/URTEC2013-167

Fall, A., Eichhubl, P., Laubach, S.E., 2013, Timing and processes of fracture formation in tight-gas sandstone reservoirs using fluid inclusions. Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC), Denver, Colorado, USA, 12-14 August 2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.1190/URTEC2013-173

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, http://dx.doi.org/10.1306/05171211149

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11242-012-0044-7

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/0016-76492011-086

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011GL047683

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, http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/0036-9276/01-420

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2010.10.001

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2010.02.004

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1190/1.3525366

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. http://csegrecorder.com/articles/view/natural-fractures-from-the-perspective-of-diagenesis

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/B30067.1

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. cover http://dx.doi.org/10.1306/02180908080

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2007.04.010

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-8123.2006.00165.x

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/nhess-6-63-2006

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2005.07.008

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. cover http://dx.doi.org/10.1306/04220504099

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/B25473.1

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/GSL.SP.2004.231.01.02

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/B25446.1

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1306/02090403040

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0040-1951(02)00647-9

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0191-8141(02)00055-X

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2002GL015966

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2000GL011929

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0025-3227(01)00280-8
Erratum: Marine Geology, vol. 187, no. 3/4, p. 365-366. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0025-3227(02)00402-4

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2000GL011929

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.2475/ajs.300.7.571

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/0016-7606(2000)112<1667:FFFAFI>2.0.CO;2

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0375-6742(00)00107-2 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.

Field guides

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. http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/2005.fld006(07)

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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