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BEG Peer-Reveiwed Papers


Abdul Azeez, K. K., Manoj, C., and Harinarayana, T., 2009, Co-seismic EM signals in magetotelluric measurement— a case study during Bhuj earthquake (26th January 2001), India: Earth Planets Space, v. 61, p. 973–981.

Adams, J. B., Gillespie, A. R., Jackson, M. P. A., Montgomery, D. R., Dooley, T., Combe, J. -P., and Schreiber, B. C., 2009, Salt tectonics and collapse of Hebes Chasma, Valles Merineris, Mars: Geology, v. 37, no. 8, p. 691–694.

Ambrose, W. A., Hentz, T. F., Bonnaffe, F., Loucks, R. G., Brown, L. F., Jr., and Wang, F. P., 2009, Sequence stratigraphic controls on complex reservoir architecture of highstand fluvial-dominated deltaic and lowstand valley-fill deposits in the Woodbine Group, East Texas field: regional and local perspectives: AAPG Bulletin, v. 93, p. 231–269.

Browaeys, T. J., and Fomel, S., 2009, Fractal heterogeneities in sonic logs and low-frequency scattering attenuation: Geophysics, v. 74, no. 2, p. WA77–WA92.

Burnett, W., and Fomel, S. B., 2009, 3-D velocity-independent elliptically anisotropic moveout correction: Geophysics, v. 74, WB129–WB136.

Cameron, M. K., Fomel, S. B., and Sethian, J. A., 2009, Analysis and algorithms for a regularized cauchy problem arising from a non-linear elliptic PDE for seismic velocity estimation: Journal of Computational Physics, v. 228, p. 7388–7411.

Cey, B. D., Hudson, G. B., Moran, J. E., and Scanlon, B. R., 2009, Evaluation of noble gas recharge temperatures in a shallow unconfined aquifer: Ground Water, v. 47, no. 5, p. 646–659.

Dooley, T. P., Jackson, M. P. A., and Hudec, M. R., 2009, Inflation and deflation of deeply buried salt stocks during lateral shortening: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 31, no. 6, p. 582–600.

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, v. 93, no. 5, p. 653–681.

Fall, Andras, Rimstidt, J. D., and Bodnar, R. J., 2009, The effect of fluid inclusion size on determination of homogenization temperature and density of liquid-rich aqueous inclusions: American Mineralogist, v. 94, p. 1569–1579.

Fomel, S., 2009, Adaptive multiple subtraction using regularized nonstationary regression: Geophysics, v. 74, no. 1, p. V25–V33.

Fomel, S., and Jin, L., 2009, Time-lapse image registration using the local similarity attribute: Geophysics, v. 74, p. A7–A11.

Fomel, S., Luo, S., and Zhao, H., 2009, Fast sweeping method for the factored eikonal equation: Journal of Computational Physics, v. 228, p. 6440–6455.

Fu, Q., Qing, H., Bergman, K. M., and Yang, C., 2008, Dedolomitization and calcite cementation in the Middle Devonian Winnigegosis Formation in Central Saskatchewan, Canada: Sedimentology, v. 55, p. 1623–1642.

Gómez-Cabrera, P. T., and Jackson, M. P. A., 2009, Chapter 1. Regional Neogene salt tectonics in the offshore Salina del Istmo Basin, southeastern Mexico, in Bartolini, C., and Román Ramos, J. R., eds., Petroleum systems in the southern Gulf of Mexico: AAPG Memoir 90, p. 1–28.

Gómez-Cabrera, P. T., and Jackson, M. P. A., 2009, Chapter 11. Neogene stratigraphy and salt tectonics of the Santa Ana area, offshore Salina del Istmo Basin, southeastern Mexico, in Bartolini, C., and Román Ramos, J. R., eds., Petroleum systems in the southern Gulf of Mexico: AAPG Memoir 90, p. 237–255.

Hamlin, H. S., 2009, Ozona sandstone, Val Verde Basin, Texas: synorogenic stratigraphy and depositional history in a Permian foredeep basin: AAPG Bulletin, v. 93, no. 5, p. 573–594.

Hooker, J. N., Gale, J. F. W., Gomez, L. A., Laubach, S. E., Marrett, R. A., and Reed, R. M., 2009, Aperture-size scaling variations in a low-strain opening-mode fracture set, Cozzette Sandstone, Colorado: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 31, p. 707–718.

Howari, F. M., Jordan, B. R., Bouhouche, N., and Wyllie-Echeverria, S., 2009, Field and remote-sensing assessment of mangrove forests and seagrass beds in the northwestern part of the United Arab Emirates: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 25, no. 1, p. 48–56.

Hudec, M. R., Jackson, M. P. A., and Schultz-Ela, D., 2009, The paradox of minibasin subsidence into salt: clues to the evolution of crustal basins: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 121, no. 1/2, p. 201–221; doi: 10.1130/B26275.1.

Javadpour, F., 2009, Nanopores and apparent permeability of gas flow in mudrocks (shales and siltstone): Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology, v. 48, no. 8, p. 16. [Chosen for Distinguished Author Series].

Johnson, A. W., Shelton, K. L., Gregg, J. M., Somerville, I. D., Wright, W. R., and Nagy, Z. R., 2009, Regional studies of dolomites and their included fluids: recognizing multiple chemically distinct fluids during the complex diagenetic history of Lower Carboniferous (Mississippian) rocks of the Irish Zn-Pb ore field: Mineral and Petrology, v. 96, p. 1–18.

Kurtzman, D., El Azzi, J. A., Lucia, F. J., Bellian, J. A., Zahm, C., and Janson, X., 2009, Improving fractured carbonate-reservoir characterization with remote sensing of beds, fractures, and vugs: Geosphere, v. 5, no. 2, p. 126–139.

Landrum, J. T., Bennett, P. C., Engel, A. S., Alsina, M. A., Pastén, P. A., and Milliken, K. L., 2009, Partitioning geochemistry of arsenic and antimony, El Tatio Geyser Field, Chile: Applied Geochemistry, v. 24, p. 664–676.

Laubach, S. E., and Diaz-Tushman, K., 2009, Laurentian palaeostress trajectories and ephemeral fracture permeability, Cambrian Eriboll Group sandstones west of the Moine Thrust Zone, northwest Scotland: Journal of the Geological Society, London, v. 166, part 2, p. 345–360.

Laubach, S. E., Olson, J. E., and Gross, M. E., 2009, Mechanical and fracture stratigraphy: AAPG Bulletin, v. 93, no. 11, p. 1413–1426.

Liu, G., Fomel, S. B., Jin, L., and Chen, X., 2009, Stacking seismic data using local correlation: Geophysics, v. 74, no. 3, p. V43–V48.

Liu, X., and Flemings, P. B., 2009, Dynamic response of oceanic hydrates to sea level drop: Geophysical Research Letter, v. 36, L17308, doi:10.1029/2009GL039821.

Liu, Y., Fomel, S. B., and Liu, G., 2009, Nonlinear structure-enhancing filtering using plane-wave prediction: Geophysical Prospecting, v. 57, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2478.2009.00840.x.

Liu, Y., Liu, C., and Wang, D., 2008, A 1D time-varying median filter for seismic random, spike-like noise elimination: Geophysics, v. 74, no. 1, p. V17-V24.

Loucks, R. G., Reed, R. M., Ruppel, S. C., and Jarvie, D. M., 2009, Morphology, genesis, and distribution of nanometer-scale pores in siliceous mudstones of the Mississippian Barnett Shale: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 79, p. 848–861.

Lu, J., Partin, J. W., Hovorka, S. D., and Wong, C., 2009, Potential risks to freshwater resources as a result of leakage from CO2 geological storage: a batch-reaction experiment: Environmental Earth Sciences, DOI 10.1007/s12665-009-0382-0.

Lu, J., Wilkinson, M., Haszeldine, R. S., and Fallick, A. E., 2009, Long-term performance of a mudrock seal in natural CO2 storage: Geology, v. 37, no. 1, p. 35–38.

Montgomery, D. R., Som, S. M., Jackson, M. P. A., Schreiber, B. C., Gillespie, A. R., and Adams, J. B., 2009, Continental-scale salt tectonics on Mars and the origin of Valles Marineris and associated outflow channels: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 121, no. 1/2, p. 117–133; doi: 10.1130/B26307.1.

Naidu, G. D., and Harinarayana, T., 2009, Deep electrical imaging of the Narmada–Tapti region, central India from magnetotellurics: Tectonophysics, v. 476, p. 538–549.

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.

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 Gross, B., 2009, Self-sealing evaporation ponds for small inland desalination facilities and containment equivalence concepts in Texas: Desalination and Water Treatment, v. 3, p. 29–42.

Ogiesoba, O. C., and Hart, B. H., 2009, Fault imaging in hydrothermal dolomite reservoirs: a case study: Geophysics, v. 74, no. 3, p. B71–B82.

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.

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.

Olson, J. E., Laubach, S. E., and Lander, R. H., 2009, Natural fracture characterization in tight gas sandstones: integrating mechanics and diagenesis: AAPG Bulletin, v. 93, no. 11, p. 1535–1549.

Paine, J. G., Collins, E. W., Nance, H. S., and Niemann, K. L., 2009, Combining airborne electromagnetic induction and hydrochemistry to quantify salinity contributions to a large basin stream, Colorado River, Texas, USA: Near Surface Geophysics, v. 7, no. 4, p. 271–284.

Salazar, M., Moscardelli, L., Fisher, W. L., and Lorente, M. A., 2009, Tectonostratigraphic evolution of the Morichito piggyback basin, Eastern Venezuelan Basin: Marine and Petroleum Geology, doe:10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2009.07.0004.

Samper, J., and Yang, C., 2009, A sequential partly iterative approach for multicomponent reactive transport with CORE2D: Computers Geosciences, v. 13, p. 301–316.

Sawyer, D. E., Flemings, P. B., Dugan, B., and Germaine, J. T., 2009, Retrogressive failures recorded in mass transport deposits in the Ursa Basin, Northern Gulf of Mexico: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 114, B10102, doi:10.1029/2008JB006159, 20 p.

Scanlon, B. R., Nicot, J. -P., Reedy, R. C., Kurtzman, D., Mukherjee, A., and Nordstrom, D. K., 2009, Elevated naturally occurring arsenic in a semiarid oxidizing system: Southern High Plains aquifer, Texas, USA: Applied Geochemistry, doi:10.1016/j.apgeochem.2009.08.0004.

Scanlon, B. R., Stonestrom, D. A., Reedy, R. C., Leaney, F. W., Gates, J., and Cresswell, R. G., 2009, Inventories and mobilization of unsaturated zone sulfate, fluoride, and chloride related to land use change in semiarid regions, southwestern United States and Australia: Water Resources Research, v. 45, WW00a18, doi:10.1029/2008wr006963.

Schneider, J., Flemings, P. B., Dugan, B., Germaine, J., and Long, H., 2009, Overpressure and consolidation near the seafloor of Brazos-Trinity Basin IV, northwest deepwater Gulf of Mexico: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 114, B05102, doi:10.1029/2008JB005922, 13 p.

Stonestrom, D. A., Scanlon, B. R., and Zhang, L., 2009, Introduction to special section on impacts of land use change on water resources: Water Resources Research, v. 45, W00A00, doi:10.1029/2009WR007937.

Strassberg, G., Scanlon, B. R., and Chambers, D., 2009, Evaluation of groundwater storage monitoring with the GRACE satellite: case study of the High Plains aquifer, central United States: Water Resources Research, v. 45, W05410, doi:10.1029/2008WR006892.

Wood, L. J., and Mize-Spansky, K. L., 2009, Quantitative seismic geomorphology of a Quaternary leveed-channel system, offshore eastern Trinidad and Tobago, northeastern South America: AAPG Bulletin, v. 93, no. 1, p. 101–125.

Van der Baan, M., and Fomel, S. B., 2009, Nonstationary phase estimation using regularized local kurtosis maximization: Geophysics, v. 74, no. 6, p. A75–A80.

Volkov, D., Gülen, G., and Foss, M., 2009, The new EU energy policy and implications for former Soviet Union natural gas supplies: Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence, v. 7, no. 2, 18 p.

Wood, L. J., and Mize-Spansky, K. L., 2009, Quantitative seismic geomorphology of a Quaternary leveed-channel system, offshore eastern Trinidad and Tobago, northeastern South America: AAPG Bulletin, v. 93, no. 1, p. 101–125.

Wu, J. E., McClay, K. R., Whitehouse, P., and Dooley, T., 2009, 4D analogue modelling of transtensional pull-apart basins: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 26, p. 1608–1623.

Yang, C., and Jones, S., 2009, INV-WATFLX, a code for simultaneous estimation of soil properties and planar vector water flux from fully or partly functioning needles of a penta-needle heat-pulse probe: Computers and Geosciences, v. 35, p. 2250–2258.

Yang, C., and Samper, J., 2009, Numerical evaluation of multicomponent cation exchange reactive transport in physically and geochemically heterogeneous porous media: Computer Geoscience, v. 13, p. 391–404.

Ying, L., and Fomel, S. B., 2009, Fast computation of partial Fourier transforms: Multiscale Modeling & Simulation, v. 8, no. 1, p. 110–124.

Zahm, C. K., and Hennings, P. H., 2009, Complex fracture development related to stratigraphic architecture: challenges for structural deformation prediction, Tensleep Sandstone at the Alcova anticline, Wyoming: AAPG Bulletin, v. 93, no. 11, p. 1427–1446.


Articles In Other Peer-Reviewed Publications


Bohn, C. W., Flemings, P. B., and Slingerland, R. L., 2009, Accommodation change during bypass across a late stage fan in the shallow section, in Prather, B., ed., Application of seismic geomorphology principles to continental slope and base-of-slope systems: case studies from seafloor and sub-seafloor analogues: GCS-SEPM Special Publication.

Moore, J. C., Iturrino, G. J., Flemings, P. B., and Sawyer, A. H., 2009, Data report: stress orientations from borehole breakouts, IODP Expedition 308, Ursa area, Mississippi Fan, Gulf of Mexico, in Flemings, P. B., Behrmann, J. H., John, C. M., and the Expedition 308 Scientists, Proceedings, IODP, 308: College Station, TX (Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Management International, Inc.), doi:10.2204/iodp.proc.308.212.2009, 7 p.

Moscardelli, L., Hornbach, M., and Wood, L. J., 2009, Tsunamigenic risk associated with mass transport complexes in offshore Trinidad and Venezuela, in Mosher, D. C., Shipp, R. C., Moscardelli, L., Chaytor, J. D., Baxter, C. D. P., Lee, H. J. and Urgeles, R., eds., Submarine mass movements and their consequences: 4th International Symposium: Springer, v. 28, p. 733–744.

Nelson, H. M., Flemings, P. B., Germaine, J., and Dugan, B., 2009, Data report: radiography and X-ray CT Imaging of whole core from IODP Expedition 308, Gulf of Mexico, in Flemings, P. B., John, C., eds., Proceedings, IODP, Scientific Results, 308, doi:10.2204/iodp.proc.308.213.2009, 13 p.


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