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BEG Peer-reviewed Papers In Press


Bedayat, H., and Dahi Taleghani, A., 2015, Pressurized Poroelastic Inclusions: Short-term and Long-term Asymptotic Solutions: Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 9 p.,

Duffy, O. B., Brocklehurst, S. H., Gawthorpe, R. L., Leeder, M. R., and Finch, E., 2014, Controls on landscape and drainage evolution in regions of distributed normal faulting: Perachora Peninsula, Corinth Rift, Central Greece: Basin Research,

Ford, W. I., Fox, J. F., and Rowe, H. D., 2014, Impact of extreme hydrologic disturbance upon the sediment carbon quality in agriculturally impacted temperate streams: Ecohydrology,

Magee, C., Duffy, O. B., Purnell, K., Bell, R. E., Jackson, C. A-L., and Reeve, M. T., 2015, Fault-controlled fluid flow inferred from hydrothermal vents imaged in 3D seismic reflection data, offshore NW Australia: Basin Research, p. 1-20,

Siebert, S., Kummu, M., Porkka, M., Doll, P., Ramankutty, N., and Scanlon, B. R., 2014, A global dataset of the extent of irrigated land from 1900 to 2005: Hydrology and Earth System Sciences: Discussions, no. 11, p. 13207-13258,

Zhu, J., Sun, D., Young, M. H., Caldwell, T., and Pan, F., 2014, Shrub spatial organization and partitioning of evaporation and transpiration in arid environments: Ecohydrology, 11 p.,


BEG Peer-reviewed Papers


Alkhalifah, T., Fomel, S., and Wu, Z., 2015, Source–receiver two-way wave extrapolation for prestack exploding-reflector modelling and migration: Geophysical Prospecting, v. 63, no. 1, p. 23-34,

Bedayat, H., and Dahi Taleghani, A., 2015, Two interacting ellipsoidal inhomogeneities: applications in geoscience: Computers & Geosciences, v. 76, p. 72-79,

Burnett, W., Klokov, A., Fomel, S., Bansal, R., Liu, E., and Jenkinson, T., 2015, Seismic diffraction interpretation at Piceance Creek: Interpretation, v. 3, no. 1, p. SF1-SF14,

Chen, Y., and Fomel, S., 2015, Random noise attenuation using local signal-and-noise orthogonalization: Geophysics, v. 80, no. 6, p. WD1-WD9,

Decker, L., Janson, X., and Fomel, S., 2015, Carbonate reservoir characterization using seismic diffraction imaging: Interpretation, v. 3, no. 1, p. SF21-SF30,

Dooley, T. P., Jackson, M. P. A., and Hudec, M. R., 2015, Breakout of squeezed stocks: dispersal of roof fragments, source of extrusive salt and interaction with regional thrust faults: Basin Research, v. 27, p. 3-25,

Elahi Naraghi, M., and Javadpour, F., 2015, A stochastic permeability model for the shale-gas systems: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 140, p. 111-124,

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, no. 1-2, p. 61-75,

Frohlich, C., Walter, J. I., and Gale, J. F. W., 2015, Analysis of transportable array (USArray) data shows earthquakes are scarce near injection wells in the Williston Basin, 2008-2011: Seismological Research Letters, v. 86, no. 2A, p. 492-499,

Hu, H., Zhang, T., Wiggins-Camacho, J. D., Ellis, G. S., Lewan, M. D., and Zhang, X., 2015, Experimental investigation of changes in methane adsorption of bitumen-free Woodford Shale with thermal maturation induced by hydrous pyrolysis: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 59, p. 114-128,

Hu, J., Fomel, S., and Ying, L., 2015, A fast algorithm for 3D azimuthally anisotropic velocity scan: Geophysical Prospecting, v. 63, no. 2, p. 368-377,

Klokov, A., Irkabaev, D., Ogiesoba, O. C., and Munasypov, N., 2015, Correlation between seismic diffractions extracted from vertical seismic profiling data and borehole logging in a carbonate environment: Interpretation, v. 3, no. 2, p. T121-T129,

Lander, R. H., and Laubach, S. E., 2015, Insights into rates of fracture growth and sealing from a model for quartz cementation in fractured sandstones: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 127, no. 3/4, p. 516-538,

Lee, H. P, Olson, J. E., Holder, J., Gale, J. F. W., and Myers, R. D, 2015, The interaction of propagating opening mode fractures with preexisting discontinuities in shale: Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, v. 120, no. 1, p. 169–181,

Li, S., and Fomel, S., 2015, A robust approach to time-to-depth conversion and interval velocity estimation from time migration in the presence of lateral velocity variations: Geophysical Prospecting, v. 63, no. 2, p. 315-337,

Liu, M., Xu, X., Sun, A. Y., Wang, K., Yue, Y., Tong, X., and Liu, W., 2015, Evaluation of high-resolution satellite rainfall products using rain gauge data over complex terrain in southwest China: Theoretical and Applied Climatology, v. 119, no. 1-2, p. 203-219,

Lu, J., Larson, T. E., and Smyth, R. C., 2015, Carbon isotope effects of methane transport through Anahuac Shale — a core gas study: Journal of Geochemical Exploration, v. 148, p. 138–149,

Lu, J., Ruppel, S. C., and Rowe, H. D., 2015, Organic matter pores and oil generation in the Tuscaloosa marine shale: AAPG Bulletin, v. 99, no. 2, p. 333-357,

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,

Ogiesoba, O. C., and Hernandez, R., 2015, Diapiric shale and coast-perpendicular, fault-related subbasins, south Texas Gulf Coast: Interpretation, v. 3, no. 2, p. T43-T56,

Ogiesoba, O. C., Klokov, A., and Hernandez, R., 2015, Diffraction imaging of polygonal faults within a submarine volcanic terrain, Maverick Basin, south Texas: Interpretation, v. 3, no. 1, p. SF81-SF99,

Paine, J. G., Andrews, J. R., Saylam, K., and Tremblay, T. A., 2015, Airborne LiDAR-based wetland and permafrost-feature mapping on an Arctic coastal plain, North Slope, Alaska, in Tiner, R. W., Lang, M. W., and Klemas, V. V., eds., Remote sensing of wetlands: applications and advances: London, CRC Press, p. 413-434.

Reeve, M. T., Bell, R. E., Duffy, O. B., Jackson, C. A-L., and Sansom, E., 2015, The growth of non-colinear normal fault systems; What can we learn from 3D seismic reflection data?: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 70, p. 141-155,

Sun, A. Y., Miranda, R. M., and Xu, X., 2015, Development of multi-metamodels to support surface water quality management and decision making: Environmental Earth Sciences, v. 73, no. 1, p. 423-434,


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