The Bureau of Economic Geology The University of Texas at Austin Jackson School of Geosciences
Peter  Eichhubl
Peter Eichhubl Senior Research Scientist Bureau of Economic Geology
The University of Texas at Austin
University Station, Box X
Austin, Texas 78713-8924
E-mail: Telephone: 512-475-8829 Fax: 512-471-0140
Professional Summary
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Research Interests
Fault and fracture mechanics

Diagenesis and low-temperature geochemistry

Fluid flow and transfer processes in sedimentary basins
M.S. Geology, University of Vienna, Austria

Ph.D. Geology, University of California, Santa Barbara
Selected Publications
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.

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.

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.

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.

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.
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