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Peer-Reviewed Publications - 2019

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BEG Peer-reviewed Papers In Press

Anderson, J. S., Romanak, K. D., Alfi, M, and Hovorka, S. D., 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, v. 9, p. 226–244, http://doi.org/DOI: 10.1002/ghg.

Dillon, P., Stuyfzand, P., Grischek, T., Lluria, M., Pyne, R. D. G., Jain, R.C., Bear, J., Schwarz, J., Wang, W., Fernandez, E., Stefan, C., Pettenati, M., van der Gun, J., Sprenger, C., Massman, G., Scanlon, B. R., and 15 other co-authors, 2019, Sixty years of global progress in managed aquifer recharge: Hydrogeology Journal, 30 p., http://doi.org/10.1007/s10040-018-1841-z.

Hudec, M. R., and Norton, I. O., 2019, Upper Jurassic structure and evolution of the Yucatan and Campeche subbasins, southern Gulf of Mexico: AAPG Bulletin, 18 p., http://doi.org/10.1306/11151817405.

Kyle, J. R., and Elliott, B. A., 2019, Past, present, and future of Texas industrial minerals: Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration, v. 1, p. 1–12, http://doi.org/10.1007/s42461-019-0050-1.

Lei, Z., and Tsai, C., 2017, Market deregulation and nuclear safety: Energy Economics, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.eneco.2017.10.015.

McCay, A.T., Shipton, Z.K., Lunn, R.J., and Gale, J. F. W., 2018, Mini thief zones: Sub-centimeter sedimentary features enhance fracture connectivity in shales, (in press; preliminary version published online Ahead of Print 20 September 2018): AAPG Bulletin, http://doi.org/10.1306/0918181610617114.

Peng, S., Reed, R. M., Xiao, X., Yang, Y., and Liu, Y., 2019, Tracer-guided characterization of dominant pore networks and implications for permeability and wettability in shale: Journal of Geophysical Researc: Solid Earth, v. 124, 21 p., http://doi.org/10.1029/2018JB016103.

Peng, S., Ren, B., and Meng, M., 2019, Quantifying the influence of fractures for more-accurate laboratory measurement of shale matrix permeability using a modified gas-expansion method: SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering, no. SPE-195570-PA, 12 p., http://doi.org/10.2118/195570-PA.

Sobhaniaragh, B., Haddad, M., Mansur, W. J., and Peters, F. C., 2018, Computational modelling of multi-stage hydraulic fractures under stress shadowing and intersecting with pre-existing natural fractures: Acta Mechanica, http://doi.org/10.1007/s00707-018-2335-8.

BEG Peer-reviewed Papers

Alfi, M., Hosseini, S. A., Enriquez, D., and Zhang, T., 2019, A new technique for permeability calculation of core samples from unconventional gas reservoirs: Fuel, v. 235, p. 301–305, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2018.07.114.

Alfi, M., Vasco, D. W., Hosseini, S. A., Meckel, T., and Hovorka, S. D., 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, v. 82, p. 162–174, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2019.01.003.

Bakhshian, S., and Hosseini, S. A., 2019, Pore–scale analysis of supercritical CO2–brine immiscible displacement under fractional–wettability conditions: Advances in Water Resources, v. 126, p. 96–107, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2019.02.008.

Bakhshian, S., and Hosseini, S. A., 2019, Prediction of CO2 adsorption-induced deformation in shale nanopores: Fuel, v. 241, p. 767–776, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2018.12.095.

Dashtian, H., Bakhshian, S., Hajirezaie, S., Nicot, J.-P., and Hosseini, S. A., 2019, Convection-diffusion-reaction of CO2-enriched brine in porous media: a pore-scale study: Computers and Geosciences, v. 125, p. 19–29, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.cageo.2019.01.009.

DeAngelo, M. V., Fifariz, R., Meckel, T., and Treviño, R. H., 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, v. 81, p. 29–37, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.12.009.

Ferraro, F., Agosta, F., Ukar, E., Grieco, D. S., Cavalcante, F., Belviso, C., and Prosser, G., 2019, Structural diagenesis of carbonate fault rocks exhumed from shallow crustal depths: An example from the central-southern Apennines, Italy: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 122, p. 58–80, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2019.02.008.

Goudarzi, A., Meckel, T., Hosseini, S. A., and Treviño, R. H., 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, v. 80, p. 96–102, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.11.014.

Hernández-Espriú, A., Wolaver, B. D., Arciniega-Esparza, S., Scanlon, B. R., Young, M. H., Nicot, J.-P., Macías-Medrano, S., and Breña-Naranjo, J. A., 2019, A screening approach to improve water management practices in undeveloped shale plays, with application to the transboundary Eagle Ford Formation in northeast Mexico: Journal of Environmental Management, v. 236, p. 146–162, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.11.123.

Hosseini, S. A., 2019, Fault leakage detection and characterization using pressure transient analysis: Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, v. 176, p. 880–886, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2019.01.099.

Hovorka, S. D., and Lu, J., 2019, Field observations of geochemical response to CO2 injection at the reservoir scale, in Newell, P., and Ilgen, A. G., eds., Science of carbon storage in deep saline formations: process coupling across time and spatial scales: Chennai, Elsevier, p. 33-61, http://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-812752-0.00003-4.

Hovorka, S. D., and Lu, J., 2019, Field observations of geochemical response to CO2 injection at the reservoir scale, in Newell, P., and Ilgen, A., eds., Science of Carbon Storage in Deep Saline Formations: Chennai, Elsevier, p. 25-46, http://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-812752-0.00003-4.

Kerans, C., Zahm, C., Bachtel, S. L., Hearty, P., and Cheng, H., 2019, Anatomy of a late Quaternary carbonate island: constraints on timing and magnitude of sea-level fluctuations, West Caicos, Turks and Caicos Islands, BWI: Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 205, p. 193–223, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2018.12.010.

Lashgari, H. R., Sun, A. Y., Zhang, T., Pope, G. A., and Lake, L. W., 2019, Evaluation of carbon dioxide storage and miscible gas EOR in shale oil reservoirs: Fuel, v. 241, p. 1223–1235, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2018.11.076.

Lenhart, A., Jackson, C. A.-L., Bell, R. E., Duffy, O. B., Gawthorpe, R. L., and Fossen, H., 2019, Structural architecture and composition of crystalline basement offshore west Norway: Lithosphere, v. 11, no. 2, p. 273–293, http://doi.org/10.1130/L668.1.

Loucks, R. G., and Dutton, S. P., 2019, Insights into deep, onshore Gulf of Mexico Wilcox sandstone pore networks and reservoir quality through the integration of petrographic, porosity and permeability, and mercury injection capillary pressure analyses: AAPG Bulletin, v. 103, no. 3, p. 745–765, http://doi.org/10.1306/09181817366.

Mehmani, A., Milliken, K., and Prodanovic, M., 2019, Predicting flow properties in diagenetically-altered media with multi-scale process-based modeling: A Wilcox Formation case study: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 100, p. 179–194, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2018.09.001.

Mickler, P., Carlson, P., Banner, J. L., Breecker, D. O., Stern, L., and Guilfoyle, A., 2019, Quantifying carbon isotope disequilibrium during in-cave evolution of drip water along discreet flow paths: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 244, p. 182–196, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2018.09.027.

Milliken, K., Reed, R. M., McCarty, D. K., Bishop, J., Lipinski, C. J., Fischer, T. B., Crousse, L., and Reijenstein, H., 2019, Grain assemblages and diagenesis in the Vaca Muerta Formation (Jurassic-Cretaceous), Neuquén Basin, Argentina: Sedimentary Geology, v. 380, p. 45–64, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.sedgeo.2018.11.007.

Nuñez-López, V., Gil-Egui, R., and Hosseini, S. A., 2019, Environmental and operational performance of CO2-EOR as a CCUS technology: a Cranfield example with dynamic LCA considerations: Energies, v. 12, no. 3, 15 p., http://doi.org/10.3390/en12030448, Article 448.

Ogiesoba, O. C., Ambrose, W. A., and Loucks, R. G., 2019, Investigation of seismic attributes, depositional environments, and hydrocarbon sweet-spot distribution in the Serbin field, Taylor Formation, Southeast Texas: Interpretation, v. 7, no. 1, p. T49–T66, http://doi.org/10.1190/INT-2018-0041.1.

Ramos, M. J, Espinoza, D. N., Goldfarb, E. J., Tisato, N., Laubach, S. E., and Torres-Verdin, C., 2019, Microstructural controls on elastic anisotropy of finely laminated Mancos Shale: Geophysical Journal International, v. 216, no. 2, p. 991–1004, http://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggy474.

Ramos, M. J., Espinoza, D. N., Laubach, S. E., and Torres-Verdin, C., 2019, Quantifying static and dynamic stiffness anisotropy and nonlinearity in finely laminated shales: experimental measurement and modeling: Geophysics, v. 84, no. 1, p. MR25–MR36, http://doi.org/10.1190/geo2018-0032.1.

Robertson, W. M., Allen, J. T., Wolaver, B. D., and Sharp Jr., J. M., 2019, Aridland spring response to mesoscale precipitation: implications for groundwater-dependent ecosystem sustainability: Journal of Hydrology, v. 570, p. 850–862, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2018.12.074.

Scanlon, B. R., Weingarten, M. B., Murray, K. E., and Reedy, R. C., 2019, Managing basin-scale fluid budgets to reduce injection-induced seismicity from the recent U.S. shale oil revolution: Seismological Research Letters, v. 90, no. 1, p. 171–182, http://doi.org/10.1785/0220180223.

Sheng, G., Javadpour, F., and Su, Y., 2019, Dynamic porosity and apparent permeability in porous organic matter of shale gas reservoirs: Fuel, v. 251, p. 341–351, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2019.04.044.

Stovas, A., and Fomel, S., 2019, Generalized velocity approximation: Geophysics, v. 84, no. 1, p. C27–C40, http://doi.org/10.1190/geo2018-0401.1.

Sun, A. Y., Scanlon, B. R., Zhang, Z., Walling, D., Bhanja, S. N., Mukherjee, A., and Zhong, Z., 2019, Combining physically-based modeling and deep learning for fusing GRACE satellite data: can we learn from mismatch?: Water Resources Research, v. 55, p. 1179–1195, http://doi.org/10.1029/2018WR023333.

Sun, A. Y., Zhong, Z., Jeong, H., and Yang, Q., 2019, Building complex event processing capability for intelligent environmental monitoring: Environmental Modelling & Software, v. 116, p. 1–6, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2019.02.015.

Sylvester, Z., Durkin, P., and Covault, J., 2019, High curvatures drive river meandering: Geology, v. 47, no. 3, p. 263–266, http://doi.org/10.1130/G45608.1.

Ukar, E., Laubach, S. E., and Hooker, J. N., 2019, Outcrops as guides to subsurface natural fractures: example from the Nikanassin Formation tight-gas sandstone, Grande Cache, Alberta foothills, Canada: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 103, p. 255–275, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2019.01.039.

Wang, C., Zhu, Z., Gu, H., Wu, X., and Liu, S., 2019, Hankel low-rank approximation for seismic noise attenuation: IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, v. 57, no. 1, p. 561–573, http://doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2018.2858545.

Wang, S., Feng, Q., Javadpour, F., Hu, Q., and Wu, K., 2019, Competitive adsorption of methane and ethane in montmorillonite nanopores of shale at supercritical conditions: a grand canonical Monte Carlo simulation study: Chemical Engineering Journal, v. 355, p. 76–90, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2018.08.067.

Zhang, J., Burgess, P., Granjeon, D., and Steel, R., 2019, Can sediment supply variations create sequences? Insights from stratigraphic forward modelling: Basin Research, v. 31, no. 2, p. 274–289, http://doi.org/10.1111/bre.12320.

Zhong, Z., and Carr, T. R., 2019, Application of a new hybrid particle swarm optimization-mixed kernels function-based support vector machine model for reservoir porosity predicition: a case study in Jacksonburg-Stringtown oil field, West Virginia, USA: Interpretation, v. 7, p. T97–T112, http://doi.org/10.1190/INT-2018-0093.1.

Zhong, Z., and Carr, T. R., 2019, Geostatistical 3D geological model construction to estimate the capacity of commercial scale injection and storage of C02 in Jacksonburg-Stringtown oil field, West Virginia, USA: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 80, p. 61–75, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.10.011.