GCCC Publications

View our open access publications on Texas ScholarWorks.

Publications by Field Project:

  • Frio: 1 & 2 (2004, 2006)
  • SACROC (2005-2007)
  • Cranfield: Early Test, Phase II, Phase III (II-2008, III 2009-ongoing)
  • Air Products/Hastings (2009-2019)
  • Petra Nova/WA Parish/West Ranch (2014-ongoing)

Presentations, Abstracts, and Reports Found on ScholarWorks:

All Peer-Reviewed Publications by GCCC Staff:

2020

Bakhshian, Sahar, Harris S. Rabbani, Seyyed A. Hosseini, and Nima Shokri. 2020. "New Insights into Complex Interactions Between Heterogeneity and Wettability Influencing Dynamics of Two‐Phase Flow in Porous Media." Geophysical Research Letters, 47, e2020GL088187. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020GL088187

Bakhshian, Sahar, Margaret Murakami, Seyyed A. Hosseini, and Qinjun Kang. 2020. "Scaling of Imbibition Front Dynamics in Heterogeneous Porous Media." Geophysical Research Letters, 47, e2020GL087914. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020GL087914

Bakhshian, Sahar, Seyyed A. Hosseini, and Larry W. Lake. 2020. “CO2-Brine Relative Permeability and Capillary Pressure of Tuscaloosa Sandstone: Effect of Anisotropy.” Advances in Water Resources 135 (January): 103464. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2019.103464.

Feng, Dong, Keliu Wu, Sahar Bakhshian, Seyyed A. Hosseini, Jing Li, and Xiangfang Li. 2020. "Nanoconfinement effect on surface tension: perspectives from molecular potential theory." Langmuir. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.langmuir.0c01050

Mehana, Mohamed, Hosseini, Seyyed A., Meckel, Timothy A. and Hari Viswanathan. 2020. "Modeling CO2 plume migration using an invasion‐percolation approach that includes dissolution." Greenhouse Gas Sci Technol, 10: 283-295. https://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1976

Moon, Won-Ki, Lee Ann Kahlor, and Hilary Clement Olson. 2020. “Understanding Public Support for Carbon Capture and Storage Policy: The Roles of Social Capital, Stakeholder Perceptions, and Perceived Risk/Benefit of Technology.” Energy Policy 139 (April): 111312. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2020.111312.

Nunez-Lopez, Vanessa, Laura Chiaramonte, and Kyle T. Spikes. 2020. “Introduction to This Special Section: CO2 in the Subsurface.” The Leading Edge 39 (1): 15–15. https://doi.org/10.1190/tle39010015.1.

Romanak, Katherine D., and David S. Bomse. 2020. “Field Assessment of Sensor Technology for Environmental Monitoring Using a Process-Based Soil Gas Method at Geologic CO2 Storage Sites.” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 96 (May): 103003. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2020.103003.

Yanez, Edgar, Ramirez, Andrea, Nunez-Lopez, Vanessa, Castillo, Edgar, Faaij, Andre. 2020. “Exploring the potential of carbon capture and storage-enhanced oil recovery as a mitigation strategy in the Colombian oil industry.” International Journal on Greenhouse Gas Control. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2019.102938.

Zhong, Zhi, Alexander Y. Sun, and Xinming Wu. 2020. “Inversion of Time‐lapse Seismic Reservoir Monitoring Data Using CycleGAN: A Deep Learning Based Approach for Estimating Dynamic Reservoir Property Changes.” Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, February. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JB018408.

2019

Alfi, Masoud, Donald W. Vasco, Seyyed A. Hosseini, Timothy A. Meckel, and Susan D. Hovorka. 2019. “Validating Compositional Fluid Flow Simulations Using 4D Seismic Interpretation and Vice Versa in the SECARB Early Test—A Critical Review.” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 82 (March): 162–74. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2019.01.003.

Alfi, Mehrdad, Seyyed A. Hosseini, Daniel Enriquez, and Tongwei Zhang. 2019. “A New Technique for Permeability Calculation of Core Samples from Unconventional Gas Reservoirs.” Fuel 235 (January): 301–5. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2018.07.114.

Anderson, Jacob, Katherine Romanak, Masoud Alfi, and Susan Hovorka. 2019. “Light Hydrocarbon and Noble Gas Migration as an Analogue for Potential CO2 Leakage: Numerical Simulations and Field Data from Three Hydrocarbon Systems.” Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology 9 (2): 226–44. https://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1841.

Bakhshian, Sahar, and Seyyed A. Hosseini. 2019a. “Prediction of CO2 Adsorption-Induced Deformation in Shale Nanopores.” Fuel 241 (April): 767–76. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2018.12.095.

Bakhshian, Sahar, and Seyyed Abolfazl Hosseini. 2019b. “Pore-Scale Analysis of Supercritical CO2–Brine Immiscible Displacement under Fractional-Wettability Conditions.” Advances in Water Resources 126 (April): 96–107. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2019.02.008.

Bakhshian, Sahar, Seyyed A. Hosseini, and Nima Shokri. 2019. “Pore-Scale Characteristics of Multiphase Flow in Heterogeneous Porous Media Using the Lattice Boltzmann Method.” Scientific Reports 9 (1). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-39741-x.

———. 2019. “Probabilistic Evaluation of Above-Zone Pressure and Geochemical Monitoring for Leakage Detection at Geological Carbon Sequestration Site.” Computers & Geosciences, January. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cageo.2019.01.008.

Dashtian, Hassan, Sahar Bakhshian, Sassan Hajirezaie, Jean-Philippe Nicot, and Seyyed Abolfazl Hosseini. 2019. “Convection-Diffusion-Reaction of CO2-Enriched Brine in Porous Media: A Pore-Scale Study.” Computers & Geosciences 125 (April): 19–29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cageo.2019.01.009.

DeAngelo, Michael V., Reynaldy Fifariz, Tip Meckel, and Ramon H. Treviño. 2019. “A Seismic-Based CO2-Sequestration Regional Assessment of the Miocene Section, Northern Gulf of Mexico, Texas and Louisiana.” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 81 (February): 29–37. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.12.009.

Feitz, Andrew, Susan Hovorka, and Kate Lehane. 2019. “Capturing the Magic of Carbon Dioxide: Engaging Hands-on Demonstrations to Explain Geological Storage.” Journal of Science & Popular Culture 2 (2): 125–42. https://doi.org/10.1386/jspc_00003_1.

Feng, Ye E., Tip Meckel, and Thomas Hess. 2019. “Processing Techniques and Challenges for High-Resolution 3D Marine Seismic Data: Case Studies from the Gulf of Mexico and Japan.” In SEG Technical Program Expanded Abstracts 2019, 3969–73. San Antonio, Texas: Society of Exploration Geophysicists. https://doi.org/10.1190/segam2019-3215171.1.

Krishnamurthy, Prasanna G., Tip A. Meckel, and David DiCarlo. 2019. “Mimicking Geologic Depositional Fabrics for Multiphase Flow Experiments.” Water Resources Research, November. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019WR025664.

Goudarzi, Ali, Timothy A. Meckel, Seyyed A. Hosseini, and Ramón H. Treviño. 2019. “Statistical Analysis of Historic Hydrocarbon Production Data from Gulf of Mexico Oil and Gas Fields and Application to Dynamic Capacity Assessment in CO2 Storage.” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 80 (January): 96–102. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.11.014.

Hosseini, Seyyed A. 2019. “Fault Leakage Detection and Characterization Using Pressure Transient Analysis.” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering 176 (May): 880–86. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2019.01.099.

Hosseininoosheri, Pooneh, Mehran Mehrabi, Seyyed Abolfazl Hosseini, Vanessa Nunez-Lopez, and Larry W. Lake. 2019. “Impact of Relative Permeability Uncertainty on CO Trapping Mechanisms in a CO-EOR Process: A Case Study in the U.S. Gulf Coast Cranfield.” In SPE Western Regional Meeting. San Jose, California, USA: Society of Petroleum Engineers. https://doi.org/10.2118/195351-MS.

Hovorka, Susan D., and Jiemin Lu. 2019. “Field Observations of Geochemical Response to CO2 Injection at the Reservoir Scale.” In Science of Carbon Storage in Deep Saline Formations, 33–61. Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-812752-0.00003-4.

Lashgari, Hamid R., Alexander Sun, Tongwei Zhang, Gary A. Pope, and Larry W. Lake. 2019. “Evaluation of Carbon Dioxide Storage and Miscible Gas EOR in Shale Oil Reservoirs.” Fuel 241 (April): 1223–35. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2018.11.076.

Li, Pengchun, Linzi Yi, Xueyan Liu, Gang Hu, Jiemin Lu, Di Zhou, Susan Hovorka, and Xi Liang. 2019. “Screening and Simulation of Offshore CO2-EOR and Storage: A Case Study for the HZ21-1 Oilfield in the Pearl River Mouth Basin, Northern South China Sea.” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 86 (July): 66–81. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2019.04.015.

Meckel, T.A., Y.E. Feng, R.H. Treviño, and D. Sava. 2019. “High-Resolution 3D Marine Seismic Acquisition in the Overburden at the Tomakomai CO2 Storage Project, Offshore Hokkaido, Japan.” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 88 (September): 124–33. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2019.05.034.

Núñez-López, Vanessa, Ramón Gil-Egui, and Seyyed Hosseini. 2019. “Environmental and Operational Performance of CO2-EOR as a CCUS Technology: A Cranfield Example with Dynamic LCA Considerations.” Energies 12 (3): 448. https://doi.org/10.3390/en12030448.

Núñez-López, Vanessa, and Emily Moskal. 2019. “Potential of CO2-EOR for Near-Term Decarbonization.” Frontiers in Climate 1 (September). https://doi.org/10.3389/fclim.2019.00005.

Olariu, Mariana I., Mike DeAngelo, Dallas Dunlap, and Ramon H. Treviño. 2019. “High Frequency (4th Order) Sequence Stratigraphy of Early Miocene Deltaic Shorelines, Offshore Texas and Louisiana.” Marine and Petroleum Geology 110 (December): 575–86. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2019.07.040.

Osmond, Johnathon L., and Timothy A. Meckel. 2019. “Enhancing Trap and Fault Seal Analyses by Integrating Observations from HR3D Seismic Data with Well Logs and Conventional 3D Seismic Data, Texas Inner Shelf.” Geological Society, London, Special Publications, August, SP496-2018–2142. https://doi.org/10.1144/SP496-2018-142.

Ringrose, P. S., and T. A. Meckel. 2019. “Maturing Global CO2 Storage Resources on Offshore Continental Margins to Achieve 2DS Emissions Reductions.” Scientific Reports 9 (1). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-54363-z.

Soltanian, Mohamad Reza, Sassan Hajirezaie, Seyyed Abolfazl Hosseini, Hassan Dashtian, Mohammad Amin Amooie, Alireza Meyal, Reza Ershadnia, William Ampomah, Akand Islam, and Xiaoying Zhang. 2019. “Multicomponent Reactive Transport of Carbon Dioxide in Fluvial Heterogeneous Aquifers.” Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering 65 (May): 212–23. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2019.03.011.

Sun, Alexander Y., Zhi Zhong, Hoonyoung Jeong, and Qian Yang. 2019. “Building Complex Event Processing Capability for Intelligent Environmental Monitoring.” Environmental Modelling & Software 116 (June): 1–6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2019.02.015.

Tavassoli, Shayan, Prasanna Krishnamurthy, Emily Beckham, Tip Meckel, and Kamy Sepehrnoori. 2019. “CO2 Storage in Deltaic Saline Aquifers: Invasion Percolation and Compositional Simulation.” In SPE Reservoir Characterisation and Simulation Conference and Exhibition. Abu Dhabi, UAE: Society of Petroleum Engineers. https://doi.org/10.2118/196723-MS.

Vasco, D. W., Masoud Alfi, Seyyed A. Hosseini, Rui Zhang, Thomas Daley, Jonathan B. Ajo‐Franklin, and Susan D. Hovorka. 2019. “The Seismic Response to Injected Carbon Dioxide: Comparing Observations to Estimates Based Upon Fluid Flow Modeling.” Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, July. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JB016429.

Zhong, Zhi, Timothy R. Carr, Xinming Wu, and Guochang Wang. 2019. “Application of a Convolutional Neural Network in Permeability Prediction: A Case Study in the Jacksonburg-Stringtown Oil Field, West Virginia, USA.” GEOPHYSICS 84 (6): B363–73. https://doi.org/10.1190/geo2018-0588.1.

Zhong, Zhi, Alexander Y. Sun, Qian Yang, and Qi Ouyang. 2019. “A Deep Learning Approach to Anomaly Detection in Geological Carbon Sequestration Sites Using Pressure Measurements.” Journal of Hydrology 573 (June): 885–94. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2019.04.015.

Zhou, Quanlin, Xianjin Yang, Rui Zhang, Seyyed A. Hosseini, Jonathan B. Ajo‐Franklin, Barry M. Freifeld, Thomas M. Daley, and Susan D. Hovorka. 2019. “Dynamic Processes of CO2 Storage in the Field: 1. Multiscale and Multipath Channeling of CO2 Flow in the Hierarchical Fluvial Reservoir at Cranfield, Mississippi.” Water Resources Research, November. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019WR025688.

2018

Anderson, Jacob S., Katherine D. Romanak, and Timothy A. Meckel. 2018. “Assessment of Shallow Subsea Hydrocarbons as a Proxy for Leakage at Offshore Geologic CO 2 Storage Sites.” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 74 (July): 19–27. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.04.010.

Beckham, E C, T A Meckel, and P P Flaig. 2018. “Investigating Deltaic Architecture and Reservoir Connectivity for CO2 Storage and Migration: Integrated Perspectives from Physical Flume Experiments, Outcrop Analogs, and Subsurface Mapping.” In , 3.

Bie, Hongxia, Changbing Yang, and Pan Liu. 2018. “Assessing Groundwater Monitoring Strategy for Leakage Detection in the Texas Gulf Coast Aquifer (USA) at a Hypothetical CO2 Storage Site: A Reactive Transport Modeling Approach.” Hydrogeology Journal, November. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10040-018-1887-y.

Ganjdanesh, Reza, and Seyyed A. Hosseini. 2018. “Development of an Analytical Simulation Tool for Storage Capacity Estimation of Saline Aquifers.” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 74: 142–54. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.04.017.

Gil-Egui, Ramón, and Vanessa Nuñez-López. 2018. “A Sustainable Approach to Decision-Making in CCUS Systems.” In , 7.

Goudarzi, Ali, Seyyed A. Hosseini, Diana Sava, and Jean-Philippe Nicot. 2018. “Simulation and 4D Seismic Studies of Pressure Management and CO2 Plume Control by Means of Brine Extraction and Monitoring at the Devine Test Site, South Texas, USA: Original Research Article: Simulation and 4D Seismic Studies of Pressure Management and CO2 Plume Control.” Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology 8 (1): 185–204. https://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1731.

Hosseini, Seyyed A., Mahmood Shakiba, Alexander Sun, and Susan Hovorka. 2018. “In-Zone and Above-Zone Pressure Monitoring Methods for CO2 Geologic Storage.” In Geological Carbon Storage, 225–41. American Geophysical Union (AGU). https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119118657.ch11.

Hosseininoosheri, P., S. A. Hosseini, V. Nuñez-López, and L. W. Lake. 2018a. “Evolution of CO2 Utilization Ratio and CO2 Storage under Different CO2 - EOR Operating Strategies: A Case Study on SACROC Unit Permian Basin.” In SPE Western Regional Meeting. Garden Grove, California, USA: Society of Petroleum Engineers. https://doi.org/10.2118/190038-MS.

Hosseininoosheri, P., S. A. Hosseini, Vanessa Nuñez-López, and L. W. Lake. 2018b. “Modeling CO2 Partitioning at a Carbonate CO2-EOR Site: Permian Basin Field SACROC Unit.” In SPE Improved Oil Recovery Conference. Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA: Society of Petroleum Engineers. https://doi.org/10.2118/190161-MS.

Hosseininoosheri, P., S.A. Hosseini, V. Nuñez-López, and L.W. Lake. 2018c. “Impact of Field Development Strategies on CO 2 Trapping Mechanisms in a CO 2 –EOR Field: A Case Study in the Permian Basin (SACROC Unit).” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 72: 92–104. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.03.002.

Hovorka, S. D. 2018. “Case Study – Testing Geophysical Methods for Assessing CO2 Migration at the SECARB Early Test, Cranfield Mississippi (Draft, Under Review).” In Geophysical Monitoring for Geologic Carbon Storage and Utilization, 351. Geophysical Monograph Series. Wiley.

Hovorka, Susan D, Pat Mickler, Seyyed A Hosseini, Reza Ganjdanesh, Vanessa Nuñez-López, Katherine D Romanak, Roxanna Darvari, et al. 2018. “Monitoring Design for a Major US CCUS Project.” In , 2.

Imbus, Scott, Mark Trupp, Kevin Dodds, Susan Hovorka, Vanessa Nuñez-López, and Charles Jenkins. 2018. “The CO2 Geologic Storage (CGS) Technology Development Experience: Applications to Oil and Gas Reservoir Management and Subsurface Integrity (SSI).” In , 2.

Jeong, Hoonyoung, Alexander Y. Sun, and Xiaodong Zhang. 2018. “Cost-Optimal Design of Pressure-Based Monitoring Networks for Carbon Sequestration Projects, with Consideration of Geological Uncertainty.” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 71: 278–92. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.02.014.

Jung, H., D. N. Espinoza, and S. A. Hosseini. 2018. “Local Stress Changes near CO2 Injection Wells Due to Thermo-Poro-Mechanical Processes: Impact of Vertical Heterogeneity.” In ARMA, American Rock Mechanics Association, 18–889:5. ARMA.

Klokov, Alexander, Timothy A. Meckel, and Ramón H. Treviño. 2018. “Confining System Integrity Assessment by Detection of Natural Gas Migration Using Seismic Diffractions.” International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 75 (August): 32–40. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.05.001.

Li, Pengchun, Xueyan Liu, Jiemin Lu, Di Zhou, Susan D. Hovorka, Gang Hu, and Xi Liang. 2018. “Potential Evaluation of CO2 EOR and Storage in Oilfields of the Pearl River Mouth Basin, Northern South China Sea.” Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology 8 (5): 954–77. https://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1808.

Mehana, Mohamed, and Seyyed A Hosseini. 2018. “The Impact of Dissolution on the Long-Term Dissipation of Sequestered Carbon Dioxide Using Coupled Modified Invasion Percolation Simulation,” 15.

Min, Baehyun, Alexander Y. Sun, Mary F. Wheeler, and Hoonyoung Jeong. 2018. “Utilization of Multiobjective Optimization for Pulse Testing Dataset from a CO2-EOR/Sequestration Field.” Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering 170 (November): 244–66. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2018.06.035.

Nuñez-López, Vanessa, Ramón A Gil-Egui, and Seyyed A Hosseini. 2018. “CO2-EOR and GCS Co-Optimization with Carbon Lifecycle Analysis Considerations.” In , 12.

Romanak, Katherine D. 2018. “Improved Soil Gas Approach for CO2 Anomaly Distribution to Screen out Common Types of Historic Spills and Past-Usage Signals at Brownfield Sites,” no. DOE-SSEB-42590-2 (October).

Sun, Alexander Y. 2018. “Discovering State-Parameter Mappings in Subsurface Models Using Generative Adversarial Networks.” Geophysical Research Letters 45 (20): 11,137-11,146. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018GL080404.

Sun, Alexander Y., Hoonyoung Jeong, Ana González-Nicolás, and Thomas C. Templeton. 2018. “Metamodeling-Based Approach for Risk Assessment and Cost Estimation: Application to Geological Carbon Sequestration Planning.” Computers & Geosciences 113 (April): 70–80. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cageo.2018.01.006.

Treviño, Ramón H., T. A. Meckel, M. Olariu, D. Dunlap, M. V. DeAngelo, J. Lu, R. Sabbagh, and A. Klokov. 2018. “Offshore CO2 Storage Resource Assessment of the Northwest Gulf of Mexico Inner Continental Shelf, Upper Texas – Western Louisiana Coast.” Search and Discovery, April, 27.

2017

Anderson, J. S., Romanak, K. D., Yang, C., Lu, J., Hovorka, S. D., and Young, M. H., 2017, Gas source attribution techniques for assessing leakage at geologic CO2 storage sites: Evaluating a CO2 and CH4 soil gas anomaly at the Cranfield CO2-EOR site: Chemical Geology, v. 454, p. 93-104, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.02.024.

Carr, D. L., and Rhatigan, C. H., 2017, Chapter 6: Field-scale example of a potential CO2 sequestration site in Miocene sandstone reservoirs, Brazos Block 440-L Field, in Trevino, R. H. and Meckel, T. A., eds., Geological CO2 sequestration atlas of Miocene strata, offshore Texas state waters: Austin, Tex., Bureau of Economic Geology, Report of Investigations, no. 283, p. 47-56, http://doi.org/10.23867/RI0283D.

Carr, D. L., Wallace, K. J., Nicholson, A. J., and Yang, C., 2017, Chapter 5: Regional CO2 static capacity estimate, offshore Miocene saline aquifers, Texas state waters, in Trevino, R. H. and Meckel, T. A., eds., Geological CO2 sequestration atlas of Miocene strata, offshore Texas state waters: Austin, Tex., Bureau of Economic Geology, Report of Investigations, no. 283, p. 37-46, http://doi.org/10.23867/RI0283D.

Islam, A., and Sun, A. Y., 2017, Detecting CO2 leakage around the wellbore by monitoring temperature profiles: a scoping analysis: International Journal of Thermal Sciences, v. 118, p. 367–373, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2017.04.030.

Kim, S., and Hosseini, S. A., 2017, Study on the ratio of pore-pressure/stress changes during fluid injection and its implications for CO2 geologic storage: Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, v. 149, p. 138-150, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2016.10.037.

Klokov, A., Treviño, R. H., and Meckel, T., 2017, Diffraction imaging for seal evaluation using ultra high resolution 3D seismic data: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 82, p. 85-96, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2017.02.002.

Krishnamurthy, P. G., Senthilnathan, S., Yoon, H., Thomassen, D., Meckel, T., and DiCarlo, D., 2017, Comparison of Darcy's law and invasion percolation simulations with buoyancy-driven CO2-brine multiphase flow in a heterogeneous sandstone core: Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, v. 155, p. 54-62, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2016.10.022.

Lu, J., Carr, D. L., Treviño, R. H., Rhatigan, J.-L. T., and Fifariz, R., 2017, Chapter 3: Evaluation of lower Miocene confining units for CO2 storage, offshore Texas state waters, northern Gulf of Mexico, USA, in Trevino, R. H. and Meckel, T. A., Geological CO2 sequestration atlas of Miocene strata, offshore Texas state waters: Austin, Tex., Bureau of Economic Geology, Report of Investigations, no. 283, p. 14-25, http://doi.org/10.23867/RI0283D.

Meckel, T. A., and Rhatigan, J.-L. T., 2017, Chapter 2: Implications of Miocene petroleum systems for geologic CO2 sequestration beneath Texas offshore lands, in Trevino, R. H., and Meckel, T. A., eds., Geological CO2 sequestration atlas for Miocene strata offshore Texas state waters: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology Report of Investigations No. 283, p. 7-13, http://doi.org/10.23867/RI0283D.

Meckel, T. A., Nicholson, A. J., and Treviño, R. H., 2017, Chapter 4: Capillary aspects of fault-seal capacity for CO2 storage, lower Miocene, Texas Gulf of Mexico, in Treviño, R. H., and Meckel, T. A., eds., Geological CO2 sequestration atlas for Miocene strata, offshore Texas state waters: Austin, Texas, The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Report of Investigations, no. 283, p. 26-35, http://doi.org/10.23867/RI0283D.

Meckel, T. A., Trevisan, L., and Krishnamurthy, P. G., 2017, A method to generate small-scale, high-resolution sedimentary bedform architecture models representing realistic geologic facies: Scientific Reports, v. 7, no. 9238, 9 p., http://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-09065-9.

Sun, A. Y., Lu, J., and Islam, A., 2017, A laboratory validation study of the time-lapse oscillatory pumping test for leakage detection in geological repositories: Journal of Hydrology, v. 548, p. 598-604, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2017.03.035.

Sun, A. Y., Wheeler, M. F., and Islam, A., 2017, Identifying attributes of CO2 leakage zones in shallow aquifers using a parametric level set method: Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, v. 7, no. 4, p. 649–664, http://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1665.

Treviño, R. H., and Rhatigan, J.-L. T., 2017, Chapter 1: Regional geology of the Gulf of Mexico and the Miocene section of the Texas near-offshore waters, in Trevino, R. H., and Meckel, T. A., eds., Geological CO2 sequestration atlas of Miocene strata, offshore Texas state waters: Austin, Texas, The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Report of Investigations, no. 283, p. 3-6, http://doi.org/10.23867/RI0283D.

Trevisan, L., Illangasekare, T. H., and Meckel, T., 2017, Modelling plume behavior through a heterogeneous sand pack using a commercial invasion percolation model: Geomechanics and Geophysics for Geo-Energy and Geo-Resources, v. 3, no. 3, p. 327-337, http://doi.org/10.1007/s40948-017-0055-5.

Trevisan, L., Krishnamurthy, P. G., and Meckel, T., 2017, Impact of 3D capillary heterogeneity and bedform architecture at the sub-meter scale on CO2 saturation for buoyant flow in clastic aquifers: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 56, p. 237-249, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.12.001.

Wallace, K. J., Rhatigan, C. H., Treviño, R. H., and Meckel, T. A., 2017, Chapter 7: Estimating CO2 storage capacity in a saline aquifer using 3D flow models, lower Miocene, Texas Gulf of Mexico, in Treviño, R. H., and Meckel, T. A., eds., Geological CO2 sequestration atlas of Miocene strata, offshore Texas state waters: Austin, Texas, The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Report of Investigations, no. 283, p. 57-61, http://doi.org/10.23867/RI0283D.

Yang, C., Jamison, K., Xue, L., Dai, Z., Hovorka, S. D., Fredin, L., and Treviño, R. H., 2017, Quantitative assessment of soil CO2 concentration and stable carbon isotope for leakage detection at geological carbon sequestration sites: Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, v. 7, no. 4, p. 680-691, http://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1679.

Yang, C., Romanak, K. D., Reedy, R. C., Hovorka, S. D., and Treviño, R. H., 2017, Soil gas dynamics monitoring at a CO2-EOR site for leakage detection: Geomechanics and Geophysics for Geo-Energy and Geo-Resources, v. 3, p. 351-364, http://doi.org/10.1007/s40948-017-0053-7.

2016

Alfi, M., and Hosseini, S. A., 2016, Integration of reservoir simulation, history matching, and 4D seismic for CO2-EOR and storage at Cranfield, Mississippi, USA: Fuel, v. 175, p. 116–128, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2016.02.032.

Carr, D. L., Wallace, K. J., Yang, C., and Nicholson, A. J., 2016, CO2 capacity sectors in Miocene strata of the offshore Texas State Waters: GCAGS Journal, v. 5, p. 130–140.

Carr, D. L., Wallace, K. J., Yang, C., and Nicholson, A. J., 2016, CO2 sequestration capacity sectors in Miocene strata of the Offshore Texas State Waters: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Journal, v. 5, p. 130–140.

Gao, R. S., Sun, A. Y., and Nicot, J.-P., 2016, Identification of a representative dataset for long-term monitoring at the Weyburn CO2-injection enhanced oil recovery site, Saskatchewan, Canada: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 54, p. 454–465, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.05.028.

Gilbert, K., Bennett, P. C., Wolfe, W., Zhang, T., and Romanak, K. D., 2016, CO2 solubility in aqueous solutions containing Na+, Ca2+, Cl-, SO24- and HCO3-: the effects of electrostricted water and ion hydration thermodynamics: Applied Geochemistry, v. 67, p. 59-67, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeochem.2016.02.002.

Hosseini, S. A., and Alfi, M., 2016, Time-lapse application of pressure transient analysis for monitoring compressible fluid leakage: Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, v. 6, no. 3, p. 352-369, http://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1570.

Islam, A., Meckel, T., Sun, A. Y., and Krishnamurthy, P. G., 2016, Numerical experiments of density driven CO2 saturated brine migration in heterogeneous two-dimensional geologic fabric materials: International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, v. 71, p. 148-156, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.icheatmasstransfer.2015.12.019.

Islam, A., and Sun, A. Y., 2016, Corrosion model of CO2 injection based on non-isothermal wellbore hydraulics: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 54, p. 219-227, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.09.008.

Islam, A., Sun, A. Y., and Lu, J., 2016, Simulating in-zone chemistry changes from injection time to longer periods of CO2 storage: Environmental Earth Sciences, v. 75:1346, 11 p., http://doi.org/10.1007/s12665-016-6153-9.

Islam, A., Sun, A. Y., and Yang, C., 2016, Reactive transport modeling of the enhancement of density-driven CO2 convective mixing in carbonate aquifers and its potential implication on geological carbon sequestration: Scientific Reports, v. 6, no. 24768, 9 p., http://doi.org/10.1038/srep24768.

Lu, J., Mickler, P., Nicot, J.-P., Yang, C., and Darvari, R., 2016, Geochemical impact of O2 impurity in CO2 stream on carbonate carbon-storage reservoirs: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 47, p. 159–175, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.01.039.

Lu, J., Nicot, J.-P., Mickler, P., Ribeiro, L. H., and Darvari, R., 2016, Alteration of Bakken reservoir rock during CO2-based fracturing—An autoclave reaction experiment: Journal of Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources, v. 14, p. 72–85, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.juogr.2016.03.002.

Shakiba, M., and Hosseini, S. A., 2016, Detection and characterization of CO2 leakage by multi-well pulse testing and diffusivity tomography maps: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 54, p. 15-28, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.08.015.

Soltanian, M., Amooie, M. A., Cole, D. R., Graham, D. E., Hosseini, S. A., Hovorka, S. D., Pfiffner, S. M., Phelps, T. J., and Moortgat, J., 2016, Simulating the Cranfield geological carbon sequestration project with high-resolution static models and an accurate equation of state: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 54, p. 282-296, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.10.002.

Sun, A. Y., Lu, J., Freifeld, B. M., Hovorka, S. D., and Islam, A., 2016, Using pulse testing for leakage detection in carbon storage reservoirs: A field demonstration: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 46, p. 215-227, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.01.015.

2015

Ambrose, W. A., Breton, C., Nuñez-López, V., and Gülen, G., 2015, EOR potential from CO2 captured from coal-fired power plants in the Upper Cretaceous (Cenomanian) Woodbine Group, East Texas Basin, and southeastern Texas Gulf Coast, USA: Natural Resources Research, v. 24, no. 2, p. 161-188, http://doi.org/10.1007/s11053-014-9242-z.

Dixon, T.E, and Romanak, K.D., 2015, Improving monitoring protocols for CO2 geological storage with technical advances in CO2 attribution monitoring: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 41, p. 29-40, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2015.05.029.

Kim, S., and Hosseini, S. A., 2015, Hydro-thermo-mechanical analysis during injection of cold fluid into a geologic formation: International Journal of Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences, v. 77, p. 220–236, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2015.04.010.

Islam, A., and Sun, A. Y., 2015, Quantification of CO2 masses trapped through free convection process in isothermal brine saturated reservoir: International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, v. 87, p. 128–137, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2015.03.083.

Jenkins, C., Chadwick, A., and Hovorka, S. D., 2015, The state of the art in monitoring and verification—Ten years on: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 40, p. 312-349, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2015.05.009.

Karegar, M. A., Dixon, T. H., Malservisi, R., Yang, Q., Hosseini, S. A., and Hovorka, S. D., 2015, GPS-based monitoring of surface deformation associated with CO2 injection at an enhanced oil recovery site: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 41, p. 116-126, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2015.07.006.

Meckel, T., Bryant, S. L., and Ravi Ganesh, P., 2015, Characterization and prediction of CO2 saturation resulting from modeling buoyant fluid migration in 2D heterogeneous geologic fabrics: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 34, p. 85-96, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2014.12.010.

Nicot, J.-P., Lu, J., Mickler, P., and Solano, S. V., 2015, Chapter 26: Impact of CO2 impurities on storage performance and assurance, in Karl F. Gerdes, ed., Carbon dioxide capture for storage in deep geologic formations--Results from the CO2 Capture Project, Volume 4: CCS Technology Development and Demonstration Results (2009-2014): UK, CPL Press, p. 385-400.

Oldenburg, C. M., Nicot, J.-P., Jordan, P. D., Zhang, Y., Pan, L., Houseworth, J. E., Meckel, T., Carr, D. L., and Bryant, S. L., 2015, Chapter 32: Health, safety, and environmental risk assessment of geologic carbon sequestration: Overview of the certification framework, example application, and selected special studies 2010-2014, in Karl F. Gerdes, ed., Carbon dioxide capture for storage in deep geologic formations--Results from the CO2 Capture Project, Volume 4: CCS Technology Development and Demonstration Results (2009-2014): UK, CPL Press, p. 569-592.

Romanak, K.D., Womack, G.L., Bomse, D.S., and Dodds, K., 2015, Chapter 37: Field practical guide to environmental and leak characterization using a process-based soil gas monitoring method., in Gerdes, K. F., ed., Carbon dioxide capture for storage in deep geological formations--results from the CO2 Capture Project, Volume 4: CCS Technology Development and Demonstration Results (2009-2014): UK, CPL Press and BP, p. 705-732.

Sun, A. Y., Lu, J., and Hovorka, S. D., 2015, A harmonic pulse testing method for leakage detection in deep subsurface storage formations: Water Resources Research, v. 51, no. 6, p. 4263–4281, http://doi.org/10.1002/2014WR016567.

Yang, C., Treviño, R. H., Hovorka, S. D., and Delgado-Alonso, J., 2015, Semi-analytical approach to reactive transport of CO2 leakage into aquifers at carbon sequestration sites: Greenhouse Gases Science and Technology, v. 5, no. 6, p. 786–801, http://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1527.

Yang, C., Hovorka, S. D., Treviño, R. H., and Delgado-Alonso, J., 2015, Integrated framework for assessing impacts of CO2 leakage on groundwater quality and monitoring-network efficiency: case study at a CO2 enhanced oil recovery site: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 49, p. 8887-8898, http://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.5b01574.

2014

Kim, S., and Hosseini, S. A., 2014, Above-zone pressure monitoring and geomechanical analyses for a field-scale CO2 injection project in Cranfield, MS: Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, v. 4, no. 1, p. 81-98, http://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1388.

Lu, J., Mickler, P., Nicot, J. -P., Yang, C., and Romanak, K. D., 2014, Geochemical impact of oxygen on siliciclastic carbon storage reservoirs: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 21, p. 214–231, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2013.12.017

Romanak, K. D., Wolaver, B. D., Yang, C., Sherk, G. W., Dale, J., Dobeck, L. M., and Spangler, L. H., 2014, Process-based soil gas leakage assessment at the Kerr Farm: comparison of results to leakage proxies at ZERT and Mt. Etna: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 30, p. 42-57, http://doi.org/doi:10.1016/j.ijggc.2014.08.008.

Wallace, K. J., Meckel, T., Carr, D. L., Treviño, R. H., and Yang, C., 2014, Regional CO2 sequestration capacity assessment for the coastal and offshore Texas Miocene interval: Greenhouse Gases Science and Technology, v. 4, p. 53–65, http://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1380

Yang, C., Dai, Z., Romanak, K. D., Hovorka, S. D., and Treviño, R. H., 2014, Inverse modeling of water-rock-CO2 batch experiments: potential impacts on groundwater resources at carbon sequestration sites: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 48, no. 5, p. 2798–2806, doi: 10.1021/es4041368

Yang, C., Hovorka, S. D., Delgado-Alonso, J., Mickler, P. J., Treviño, R. H., and Phillips, S., 2014, Field demonstration of CO2 leakage detection in potable aquifers with a pulselike CO2-release test: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 48, no. 23, p. 14031-14040, http://doi.org/10.1021/es5044003.

Yang, C., Hovorka, S. D., Young, M. H., and Treviño, R. H., 2014, Geochemical sensitivity to CO2 leakage: detection in potable aquifers at carbon sequestration sites: Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, v. 4, p. 384-399, http://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1406.

Yang, C., Treviño, R. H., Zhang, T., Romanak, K. D., Kerstan, W., Lu, J., Mickler, P., and Hovorka, S. D., 2014, Regional assessment of CO2–solubility trapping potential: a case study of the coastal and offshore Texas Miocene interval: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 48, p. 8275–8282, http://doi.org/10.1021/es502152y.

Zeidouni, M., Nicot, J. -P., and Hovorka, S. D., 2014, Monitoring above-zone temperature variations associated with CO2 and brine leakage from a storage aquifer: Environmental Earth Sciences, v. 72, no. 5, p. 1733-1747, http://doi.org/10.1007/s12665-014-3077-0.

2013

Butsch, R. J., Brown, Alan L., Bryans, B., Kolb, C., and Hovorka, S. D., 2013, Integration of well-based subsurface monitoring technologies: Lessons learned at SECARB study, Cranfield, MS: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 409-420.

Carrigan, C. R., Yang, X., La Brecque, D., Larsen, D., Freeman, D., Ramirez, A. L., Daily, W., Aines, R., Newmark, R., Friedmann, J., and Hovorka, S. D., 2013, Electrical resistance tomographic monitoring of CO2 movement in deep geologic reservoirs: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 401-408.

Chang, K.-W., Hesse, M. A., and Nicot, J. -P., 2013, Reduction of lateral pressure propagation due to dissipation into ambient mudrocks during geological carbon dioxide storage: Water Resources Research, v. 29, p. 1–16, doi:10.1002/wrcr.20197.

Choi, Jong-Won, Nicot, J. -P., Hosseini, S. A., Clift, S. J., and Hovorka, S. D., 2013, CO2 recycling accounting and EOR operation scheduling to assist in storage capacity assessment at a U.S. gulf coast depleted reservoir: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 474-484.

Delshad, Mojdeh, Kong, X., Tavakoli, R., Hosseini, S. A., and Wheeler, M. F., 2013, Modeling and simulation of carbon sequestration at Cranfield incorporating new physical models: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 463-473.

Ditkof, J., Caspari, E., Pevzner, R., Urosevic, M., Meckel, T., and Hovorka, S. D., 2013, Time-lapse seismic signal analysis for enhanced oil recovery at Cranfield CO2 sequestration site, Cranfield field, Mississippi: Interpretation, v. 1, no. 2, p. T157-T166, http://doi.org/10.1190/INT-2013-0056.1, graduate student first author.

Dodds, K., Krahenbuhl, R., Reitz, A., Li, Y., and Hovorka, S. D., 2013, Evaluating time-lapse borehole gravity for CO2 plume detection at SECARB Cranfield: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 421-429.

Doetsch, J., Kowalsky, M. B., Doughty, C. A., Finsterle, S., Ajo-Franklin, J., Carrigan, C. R., Yang, X., Hovorka, S. D., and Daley, Tom, 2013, Constraining CO2 simulations by coupled modeling and inversion of electrical resistance and gas composition data: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 510-522.

Hosseini, S. A., Lashgari, H., Choi, Jong-Won, Nicot, J. -P., Lu, Jiemin, and Hovorka, S. D., 2013, Static and dynamic reservoir modeling for geological CO2 sequestration at Cranfield, Mississippi, U.S.A.: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 449-462.

Hovorka, S. D., Meckel, Timothy, and Treviño, R. H., 2013, Monitoring a large-volume injection at Cranfield, Mississippi—Project design and recommendations: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 345-360.

Jordan, P. D., Oldenburg, C. M., and Nicot, J. -P., 2013, Measuring and modeling fault density for CO2 storage plume-fault encounter probability estimation: AAPG Bulletin, v. 97, no. 4, p. 597-618, doi:10.1306/10011211181.

King, C. W., Gülen, G., Cohen, S. M., and Nuñez-López, V., 2013, The system-wide economics of a carbon dioxide capture, utilization, and storage network: Texas Gulf Coast with pure CO2–EOR flood: Environmental Research Letters, v. 8, 16 p., http://doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/8/3/034030.

Lu, Jiemin, Kordi, M., Hovorka, S. D., Meckel, Timothy, and Christopher, Charles, 2013, Reservoir characterization and complications for trapping mechanisms at Cranfield CO2 injection site: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 361-374.

Meckel, Timothy, Zeidouni, M., Hovorka, S. D., and Hosseini, S. A., 2013, Assessing sensitivity to well leakage from three years of continuous reservoir pressure monitoring during CO2 injection at Cranfield, MS, USA: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 439-448.

Mickler, P., Yang, Changbing, Scanlon, B. R., Reedy, R. C., and Lu, Jiemin, 2013, Potential impacts of CO2 leakage on groundwater chemistry from laboratory batch experiments and field push-pull tests: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 47, p. 10694-10702, doi: 10.1021/es401455j.

Nicot, J. -P., Oldenburg, C. M., Houseworth, J., and Choi, Jong-Won, 2013, Analysis of potential leakage pathways at the Cranfield, MS, U.S.A., CO2 sequestration site: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 388-400.

Puerta-Ortega, C., Bickel, J. E., and Hovorka, S. D., 2013, Assessing the value of permeability data in a carbon capture and storage project: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 17, p. 523–533.

Sun, A. Y., Nicot, J. -P., and Zhang, Xiaodong, 2013, Optimal design of pressure-based, leakage detection monitoring networks for geologic carbon sequestration repositories: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 19, p. 251-261.

Sun, A. Y., Zeidouni, M., Nicot, J. -P., Lu, Zhiming, and Zhang, D., 2013, Assessing leakage detectability at geologic CO2 sequestration sites using the probabilistic collocation method: Advances in Water Resources, v. 56 (2013), p. 49–60.

Tao, Q., Bryant, Steve, and Meckel, Timothy, 2013, Modeling above-zone measurements of pressure and temperature for monitoring CCS sites: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 523-530.

Wolaver, B. D., Hovorka, S. D., and Smyth, R. C., 2013, Greensites and brownsites: Implications for CO2 sequestration characterization, risk assessment, and monitoring: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 19, p. 49–62, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2013.07.020.

Yang, Changbing, Mickler, P., Reedy, R. C., Scanlon, B. R., Romanak, Katherine, Nicot, J. -P., Hovorka, S. D., Treviño, R. H., and Larson, T., 2013, Single-well push–pull test for assessing potential impacts of CO2 leakage on groundwater quality in a shallow Gulf Coast aquifer in Cranfield, Mississippi: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 18, p. 375-387.

Yang, Changbing, Romanak, Katherine, Hovorka, S. D., and Treviño, R. H., 2013, Modeling CO2 release experiment in the shallow subsurface and sensitivity analysis: Environmental & Engineering Geoscience, v. 19, no. 3, p. 207–220.

Yang, Changbing, Romanak, Katherine, Hovorka, S. D., Holt, R. M., Lindner, J., and Treviño, R. H., 2013, Near-surface monitoring of large-volume CO2 injection at Cranfield: Early field test of SECARB Phase III: SPE Journal, v. 18, no. 3, p. 486–494.

2012

Ambrose, W. A., Breton, C., Nuñez-López, V., and Gülen, G., 2012, Geologic and economic criteria for siting clean-coal facilities in the Texas Gulf Coast, USA: Natural Resources Research, v. 21, no. 4, p. 461‒481.

Hosseini, S. A., and Nicot, J. -P., 2012, Numerical modeling of a multiphase water‒oil‒CO2 system using a water‒CO2 system: application to the far field of a U.S. Gulf Coast reservoir: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 10, p. 88‒99.

Hosseini, S. A., and Nicot, J. -P., 2012, Scoping analysis of brine extraction/re-injection for enhanced CO2 storage: Greenhouse Gas Science and Technology, v. 2, p. 172‒184.

Hosseini, S. A., Mathias, S. A., and Javadpour, F., 2012, Analytical model for CO2 injection into brine aquifers containing residual CH4: Transport in Porous Media, v. 94, p. 795‒815.

Lu, J., Cook, P. J., Hosseini, S. A., Yang, C., Romanak, K. D., Zhang, T., Freifeld, B. M., Smyth, R. C., Zeng, H., and Hovorka, S. D., 2012, Complex fluid flow revealed by monitoring CO2 injection in a fluvial formation: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 117, B03208, doi:10.1029/2011JB008939.

Lu, Jiemin, Kharaka, Y. K., Thordsen, J. J., Horita, J., Karamalidis, A., Griffith, C., Hakala, J. A., Ambats, G., Cole, D. R., Phelps, T. J., Manning, M. A., Cook, P. J., and Hovorka, S. D., 2012, CO2‒rock‒brine interactions in Lower Tuscaloosa Formation at Cranfield CO2 sequestration site, Mississippi, U.S.A.: Chemical Geology, v. 291, p. 269‒277.

Middleton, R. S., Keating, G. N., Stauffer, P. H., Jordan, A. B., Viswanathan, H. S., Kang, Q. J. J., Carey, J. W., Mulkey, M. L., Sullivan, E. J., Chu, S. P. P., Esposito, R., and Meckel, T. A., 2012, The cross-scale science of CO2 capture and storage: from pore scale to regional scale: Energy & Environmental Science, v. 5, no. 6, p. 2328‒7345.

Mukhopadhyay, S., Birkholzer, J. T., Nicot, J. -P., and Hosseini, S. A., 2012, A model comparison initiative for a CO2 injection field test: an introduction to Sim-SEQ: Environmental Earth Science, v. 67, p. 601‒611.

Nicot, J. -P., and Duncan, I. J., 2012, Common attributes of hydraulically fractured oil and gas production and CO2 geological sequestration: Greenhouse Gases Science and Technology, v. 2, p. 352‒368.

Romanak, K. D., Bennett, P. C., Yang, C., and Hovorka, S. D., 2012, Process-based approach to CO2 leakage detection by vadose zone gas monitoring at geologic CO2 storage sites: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 39, L15405, doi:10.1029/2012GL052426.

Romanak, K. D., Smyth, R. C., Yang, C., Hovorka, S. D., Rearick, M., and Lu, J., 2012, Sensitivity of groundwater systems to CO2: application of a site-specific analysis of carbonate monitoring parameters at the SACROC CO2-enhanced oil field: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 5, no. 1, p. 142‬‒152.

Sun, A. Y., and Nicot, J. -P., 2012, Inversion of pressure anomaly data for detecting leakage at geologic carbon sequestration sites: Advances in Water Resources, v. 44, p. 20‒29.

Zahid, K., Hosseini, S. A., Nuñez-López, V., and Hovorka, S. D., 2012, Characterizing CO2 storage reservoirs and shallow overburden for above-zone monitoring in Texas Gulf Coast EOR fields: Greenhouse Gases Science and Technology, v. 2, p. 460‒473.

2011

Ambrose, W. A., Breton, C., Hovorka, S. D., Duncan, I. J., Gülen, G., Holtz, M. H., and Nuñez-López, V., 2011, Geologic and infrastructure factors for delineating areas for clean coal: examples in Texas, USA: Environmental Earth Science, v. 63, p. 513‬‒532.

Birkholzer, J. T., Nicot, J. -P., Oldenburg, C. M., Zhou, Q., Kraemer, S., and Bandilla, K., 2011, Brine flow up a well caused by pressure perturbation from geologic carbon sequestration: static and dynamic evaluations: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 5, p. 850‒861.

Javadpour, F., and Nicot, J. -P., 2011, Enhanced CO2 storage and sequestration in deep saline aquifers by nanoparticles: commingled disposal of depleted uranium and CO2: Transport in Porous Media, v. 89, p. 265‒284.

Jordan, P. D., Oldenburg, C. M., and Nicot, J. -P., 2011, Estimating the probability of CO2 plumes encountering faults: Greenhouse Gases Science and Technology, v. 1, p. 160‒174.

Lu, Jiemin, Milliken, K., Reed, R. M., and Hovorka, S. D., 2011, Diagenesis and sealing capacity of the middle Tuscaloosa mudstone at the Cranfield carbon dioxide injection site, Mississippi: Environmental Geosciences, v. 18, no. 1, p. 35–53.

Mathias, S. A., Gluyas, J. G., Gonzalez Martinez de Miguel, G. J., and Hosseini, S. A., 2011, Role of partial miscibility on pressure buildup due to constant rate injection of CO2 into closed and open brine aquifers: Water Resources Research, v. 47, W12525, doi:10.1029/2011WR011051, 11 p.

2010

Meckel, T., 2010, Chapter 7. Capillary seals for trapping carbon dioxide (CO2) in underground reservoirs, in Maroto-Valer, M. M., ed., Developments and innovation in carbon dioxide (CO2) capture and storage technology: Woodhead Publishing Series in Energy: Number 16, Volume 2: Carbon dioxide (CO2) storage and utilisation, p. 185–202.

Sun, A. Y., Green, R., Rodell, M., and Swenson, S., 2010, Inferring aquifer storage parameters using satellite and in situ measurements: estimation under uncertainty: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 37, L10401.

2009

Ambrose, W. A., Breton, Caroline, Holtz, M. H., Nuñez-López, Vanessa, Hovorka, S. D., and Duncan, I. J., 2009, CO2 source-sink matching in the lower 48 United States, with examples from the Texas Gulf Coast and Permian Basin: Environmental Geology: Environmental Geology, v. 57, p. 1537–1551.

Lu, Jiemin, Partin, J. W., Hovorka, S. D., and Wong, Corinne, 2009, Potential risks to freshwater resources as a result of leakage from CO2 geological storage: a batch-reaction experiment: Environmental Earth Sciences, v. 60, no. 2, p. 335–348. DOI 10.1007/s12665-009-0382-0.

Nicot, J. -P., 2009, A survey of oil and gas wells in the Texas Gulf Coast, USA, and implications for geological sequestration of CO2: Environmental Geology, v. 57, p. 1625–1638.

Nicot, J. -P., and Hovorka, S. D., 2009, Chapter 17. Leakage pathways from potential CO2 storage sites and importance of open traps: case of the Texas Gulf Coast, in Grobe, M., Pashin, J. C., and Dodge, R. L., eds., Carbon dioxide sequestration in geological media—state of the science: AAPG Studies in Geology, 59, p. 321–334.

Oldenburg, C. M., Bryant, S. L., and Nicot, J. -P., 2009, Certification framework based on effective trapping for geologic carbon sequestration: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 3, p. 444–457.

Oldenburg, C. M., Bryant, S. L., Nicot, J. -P., Kumar, N., Zhang, Y., Jordan, P. D., Pan, L., Granvold, P., and Chow, F. K., 2009, Chapter 21. Model components of the certification framework for geologic carbon sequestration risk assessment, in Eide, L. I, ed., Carbon dioxide capture for storage in deep geologic formations—results from the CO2 capture project, volume 3: Advances in CO2 capture and storage technology results (2004–2009): UK, cplpress, p. 289–316.

2008

Ambrose, W. A., Lakshminarasimhan, Srivatsan, Nuñez-López, Vanessa, Hovorka, S. D., and Duncan, I. J., 2008, Geologic factors controlling CO2 storage capacity and permanence: case studies based on experience with heterogeneity in oil and gas reservoirs applied to CO2 storage: Environmental Geology, v. 54, p. 1619–1633.

Nicot, J. -P., 2008, Evaluation of large-scale CO2 storage on fresh-water sections of aquifers: an example from the Texas Gulf Coast Basin: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 2, no. 4, p. 582–593

Nicot, J. -P., and Duncan, I. J., 2008, Science-based permitting of geological sequestration of CO2 in brine reservoirs in the U.S.: Environmental Science & Policy, v. 11, p. 14–24.

Nuñez-López, Vanessa, Wood, D. H., Ambrose, W. A., and Hovorka, S. D., 2008, Quick-look assessments to identify optimal CO2 EOR storage sites: Environmental Geology, v. 54, p. 1695–1706.

2007

2006

Hovorka, S. D., Doughty, Christine, Benson, S. M., Freifeld, B. M., Sakurai, Shinichi, Daley, T. M., Kharaka, Y. K., Holtz, M. H., Trautz, R. C., Nance, H. S., Myer, L. R., and Knauss, K. G., 2006, Measuring permanence of CO2 storage in saline formations: the Frio experiment: Environmental Geosciences, v. 13, no. 2, p. 105–121.

Kharaka, Y. K., Cole, D. R., Hovorka, S. D., Gunter, W. D., Knauss, K. G., and Freifeld, B. M., 2006, Gas-water-rock interactions in Frio Format on following CO2 injection: implications for the storage of greenhouse gases in sedimentary basins: Geology, v. 34, no. 7, p. 577–580.

Wood, D. J., Lake, L. W., and Nuñez-Lopez, Vanessa, 2006, A screening model for CO2: flooding and storage in Gulf Coast reservoirs based on dimensionless groups: Society of Petroleum Engineers, SPE Paper No. 100021.

2005

Freifeld, B. M., Trautz, R. C., Kharaka, Y. K., Phelps, T. J., Myer, L. R., Hovorka, S. D., and Collins, D. J., 2005, The U-tube: a novel system for acquiring borehole fluid samples from a deep geologic CO2 sequestration experiment: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 110, B10203, 10 p.

2004

Hovorka, S. D., Doughty, Christine, Benson, S. M., Pruess, Karsten, and Knox, P. R., 2004, The impact of geological heterogeneity on CO2 storage in brine formations: a case study from the Texas Gulf Coast, in Baines, S. J., and Worden, R. H., eds., Geological storage of carbon dioxide: Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 233, p. 147–163.

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