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RCRL Selected Bibliography

2010

Playton Ted, Janson Xavier, and Kerans Charles In Press, Carbonate slopes, in Facies Model, Response to Sea Level Change, Walker, RG and James, N. (Eds.), Geological Association of Canada Press.

Janson, X., Eberli, G., Lomando, Anthony, Bonnaffe, Florence, in press, Seismic characterization of large-scale platform-margin collapse along the Zhujiang carbonate platform (Miocene) of the South China Sea, based on Miocene outcrop analogs from Mut Basin, Turkey. SEPM Publication on Cenozoic Carbonate Systems of Australasia, W. Morgan, George A, Harris, M., Kupecz J., and Sarg, R. Eds. [-spring 2010-]

Janson, X., van Buchem, F.S.P., Dromart, G., Eichenseer, H. T., Dellamonica, T., Boichard R., Bonnaffe, F., and Eberli, G., in press, Architecture and Facies differentiation within a Middle Miocene Carbonate Platform, Ermenek Platform, Mut Basin, Southern Turkey. In VAN BUCHEM, F., GERDES, K. & ESTEBAN, M. (eds) Mesozoic and Cenozoic Carbonate Systems of the Mediterranean and the Middle East: Stratigraphic and Diagenetic Reference Models. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 329, 263-288. [-spring 2010-]

Janson, Xavier, and Fomel, Sergey, in press., Use of Carbonate Outcrop-Based 3D Geocellular Model as Seismic Benchmark, in Outcrops Revitalized: Tools, Techniques and Applications; SEPM Concepts in Sedimentary Geology Book; Martinsen, O. J., Sullivan, M., Pulham A., and Haughton, P. Eds. [-spring 2010-]

Loucks, R., C. Kerans, X. Janson, and M. A. Marhx, in press, Lithofacies analysis and stratigraphic architecture of a deep-water carbonate debris apron; Lower Cretaceous (Albian) Tamabra Formation, Poza Rica field area, Mexico, in P. Weimer, ed., SEPM special Publication. [ -spring 2010-]

Bergman, Kelly L., Hildegard Westphal, Xavier Janson, Anthony Poiriez, and Gregor P. Eberli, in press, Controlling parameters on facies geometries of the Bahamas, an isolated carbonate platform environment, in Factors Controlling Modern Carbonate deposition, Whestpahl, H., Eberli, G. P. and Reigl, B. Eds. Springer Verlag 2010

Poiriez, Anthony , Bernhard Riegl, Kelly L. Bergman, Hildegard Westphal, Xavier Janson, and Gregor P. Eberli, in press, The Persian Gulf - Facies belts, Physical and Chemical Parameters of the Ocean, in Factors Controlling Modern Carbonate deposition, Whestpahl, H., Eberli, G. P. and Reigl, B. Eds. Springer Verlag 2010

McNeill, Donald F. , Xavier Janson, Kelly L. Bergman, Gregor P. Eberli, in press, Belize - A Modern Example of a Mixed Carbonate-Siliciclastic Shelf, in Factors Controlling Modern Carbonate deposition, Whestpahl, H., Eberli, G. P. and Reigl, B. Eds. Springer Verlag 2010

2009

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.

Frost, E. L. III and Kerans, C., 2009, Platform-Margin Trajectory as a Control on Syndepositional Fracture Patterns, Canning Basin, Western Australia: Journal of Sedimentary Research; v. 79: p. 44-55.

Zahm, C., Zahm, L., and Bellian, J. A., 2009, Integrated fracture prediction using sequence stratigraphy within a carbonate fault damage zone, Texas, USA, Journal of Structural Geology,doi:10.1016/j.jsg.2009.05.012.

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.

2008

Loucks, R. G., 2008, Paleocave facies types and distribution in a coalesced, collapsed-paleocave system from the Lower Ordovician, Ellenburger Group, as defined by the integration of ground-penetrating radar and shallow-core and outcrop data, in Sasowsky, I. D., Feazel, C. T., Mylroie, J. E., Palmer, A. N., and Palmer, M. V., Karst from recent to reservoirs: Karst Waters Institute, Special Publication 14, p. 136-141.

Loucks, R. G., 2008, Origin and modification of Lower Ordovician Ellenburger Group paleokarst breccias and fractures in Central and West Texas, in Sasowsky, I. D., Feazel, C. T., Mylroie, J. E., Palmer, A. N., and Palmer, M. V., Karst from recent to reservoirs: Karst Waters Institute, Special Publication 14, p. 130-135.

Loucks, R. G., and Ruppel, S. C., 2008, Lower Ordovician Ellenburger Group collapsed-paleocave facies and associated pore network in the Goldrus Unit #3 core, Barnhart field, Texas (ext. abs.), in Sasowsky, I. D., Feazel, C. T., Mylroie, J. E., Palmer, A. N., and Palmer, M. V., Karst from recent to reservoirs: Karst Waters Institute, Special Publication 14, p. 127-129.

Aconcha, E. S., Kerans, C. and Zeng, H., 2008, Seismic Geomorphology Applied to Lower Glen Rose Patch Reefs in the Maverick Basin, Southwest Texas: GCAGS Transactions, v. 58, p. 3-23.

Phelps, R. M., Kerans, Charles, Scott, S. Z., Janson, Xavier, and Bellian, J. A., 2008, Three-dimensional modelling and sequence stratigraphy of a carbonate ramp-to-shelf transition, Permian Upper San Andres Formation: Sedimentology,v. 55, no. 6, p. 1777-1813

2007

Janson, Xavier, Kerans, Charles, Bellian, J. A., and Fitchen, William, 2007, Three-dimensional geological and synthetic seismic model of Early Permian redeposited basinal carbonate deposits, Victorio Canyon, west Texas: AAPG Bulletin, v. 91, p. 1405-1436.

Janson, X., Eberli, G., Bonnaffe, Florence, Gaumet, F., and De Casanove, V., 2007, Seismic expression of a Miocene prograding carbonate margin, Mut Basin, Turkey: AAPG Bulletin, v. 91, no. 5, p. 685-713.

Bellian, J. A., Beck, R. A., and Kerans, Charles, 2007, Analysis of hyperspectral and lidar data: remote optical mineralogy and fracture identification: Geosphere, v. 3, no. 6, p. 491-500.

Loucks, R. G., 2007, A review of coalesced, collapsed-paleocave systems and associated suprastratal deformation: Acta Carsologica, v. 36, no. 1, p. 121-132.

Lucia, F. J., 2007, Carbonate reservoir characterization, 2nd edition: New York, Springer-Verlag, 226 p.

Lucia, F. J., 2007, Reservoir geology, in Holstein, E. D., ed., Volume V(A), Reservoir engineering and petrophysics, in Lake, L. W., ed.-in-chief, Petroleum engineering handbook: Society of Petroleum Engineers, p. V-1-V-24.

McDonnell, Angela, Loucks, R. G., and Dooley, Tim, 2007, Quantifying the origin and geometry of circular sag structures in northern Fort Worth Basin, Texas: paleocave collapse, pull-apart fault systems, or hydrothermal alteration? AAPG Bulletin, v. 91, no. 9, p. 1295-1318.

Kurtzman, Daniel, Jennings, J. W., Jr., and Lucia, F. J., 2007, Dissolution vugs in fractured carbonates: a complication? Or perhaps a key for simplifying reservoir characterization: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 34, doi:10.1029/2007/GL031229 [6 p.].

Phelps, R. M. and Kerans, C., 2007, Architectural Characterization and Three-Dimensional Modeling of a Carbonate Channel-Levee Complex: Permian San Andres Formation, Last Chance Canyon, New Mexico, U.S.A.:Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 77, p. 939 - 964.

2005

Bellian, J. A., Kerans, Charles, and Jennette, D. C., 2005, Digital outcrop models: applications of terrestrial scanning lidar technology in stratigraphic modeling: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 75, no. 2, p. 166-176.

Zeng, Hongliu, and Backus, M. M., 2005, Interpretive advantages of 90°-phase wavelets: Part 1 - modeling: Geophysics, v. 70, no. 3, p. C7-C15.

Zeng, Hongliu, and Backus, M. M., 2005, Interpretive advantages of 90°-phase wavelets: Part 2 - seismic applications: Geophysics, v. 70, no. 3, p. C17-C24.

2003

Zeng, Hongliu, and Kerans, Charles, 2003, Seismic frequency control on carbonate seismic stratigraphy: a case study of the Kingdom Abo sequence, West Texas: AAPG Bulletin, v. 87, no. 2, p. 273-293.

Zeng, Hongliu, and Kerans, Charles, 2003, Seismic frequency control on carbonate seismic stratigraphy: a case study of the Kingdom Abo sequence, West Texas: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 87, no. 2, p. 273-293.

2002

Jennings, J.W., Jr., Lucia, F.J., and Ruppel, S.C., 2002, 3D Modeling of Stratigraphically Controlled Petrophysical Variability in the South Wasson Clear Fork Reservoir: paper SPE 77592 presented at the 2002 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, San Antonio, Sep. 29-Oct. 2.

Kerans, Charles, and Kempter, Kirt, 2002, Hierarchical stratigraphic analysis of a carbonate platform, Permian of the Guadalupe Mountains: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology (American Association of Petroleum Geologists/Datapages Discovery Series No. 5), CD-ROM.

2001

Jennings, J.W., Jr., and Lucia, F.J., 2001, "Predicting Permeability from Well Logs in Carbonates with a Link to Geology for Interwell Permeability Mapping," paper SPE 71336 presented at the 2001 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, New Orleans, Sep. 30-Oct. 3.

Lucia, F.J., Jennings, J.W., Jr., Rahnis, M., and Meyer, F.O., 2001, Permeability and Rock Fabric from Wireline Logs, Arab-D Reservoir, Ghawar Field, Saudi Arabia: GeoArabia, 6 (4) 619-646.

2000

Jennings, J.W., Ruppel, S.C., and Ward, W.B., 2000, Geostatistical Analysis of Permeability Data and Modeling of Fluid-Flow Effect in Carbonate Outcrops: SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering, 3 (4) 292-303.

1999

Lucia, F.J., 1999, Carbonate Reservoir Characterization: Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 226 p.

1998

Wang, F. P., Lucia, F. J., and Kerans, Charles, ed., 1998, Integrated reservoir characterization study of a carbonate ramp reservoir: Seminole San Andres Unit, Gaines County, Texas: SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering, v. 1, no. 2, p. 105-113.

Wang, F. P., Lucia, F. J., and Kerans, Charles, ed., 1998, Modeling dolomitized carbonate-ramp reservoirs: a case history of the Seminole San Andres unit --Part 1, petrophysical and geologic characterizations: Geophysics, v. 63, no. 6, p. 1866-1875.

1997

Kerans, Charles, and Tinker, S. W., 1997, Carbonate sequence stratigraphy and reservoir characterization: SEPM Short Course No. 40, 155 pages.

1995

Kerans, Charles, and Fitchen, W. M., 1995, Sequence hierarchy and facies architecture of a carbonate-ramp system: San Andres Formation of Algerita Escarpment and western Guadalupe Mountains, West Texas and New Mexico: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Report of Investigations No. 235, 86 p., 2 pl.

Lucia, F.J., 1995, Lower Paleozoic cavern development, collapse, and dolomitization, Franklin Mountains, El Paso, Texas, in Budd, D.A., Saller, A.H., and Harris, P.M., eds., Unconformaties and porosity in carbonate strata: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, AAPG Memoir 63, p. 279-300.

Lucia, F.J., 1995, Rock-fabric/petrophysical classification of carbonate pore space for reservoir characterization: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 79, no. 9, p. 1275-1300.

1994

Kerans, C, Lucia, F. J., and Senger, R. K., 1994, Integrated Characterization of Carbonate Camp Reservoirs Using Permian San Andres Formation Outcrop Analogs: AAPG Bulletin, 78 (2) 181-216.

Lucia, F.J., and Major, R.P., 1994, Porosity evolution through hypersaline reflux dolomitization, in Purser, B.J., Tucker, M.E., and Zenger, D.H., eds., Dolomites, a volume in honour of Dolomieu: International Association of Sedimentologists, Special Publication No. 21, p. 325-341.

1992

Lucia, F.J., Kerans, Charles, and Senger, R.K., 1992, Defining flow units in dolomitized carbonate-ramp reservoirs: Society of Petroleum Engineers, Paper No. SPE 24702, p. 399-406.

1988

Kerans, Charles, 1988, Karst-controlled reservoir heterogeneity in Ellenburger Group carbonates of West Texas: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 72, no. 10, p. 1160-1183.

 

Updated March 2010