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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.

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.

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.




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, 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.

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.

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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.

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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.

G. Krishnamurthy, Prasanna, 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.




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.

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