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Abolt, C. J., Young, M. H., Atchley, A. L., and Harp, D. R., 2018, Microtopographic control on the ground thermal regime in ice wedge polygons: The Cryosphere, v. 12, p. 1957–1968, http://doi.org/10.5194/tc-12-1957-2018.

Abolt, C., Caldwell, T., Wolaver, B., and Pai, H., 2018, Unmanned aerial vehicle-based monitoring of groundwater inputs to surface waters using an economical thermal infrared camera: Optical Engineering, v. 57, no. 5, p. 053113–1––053113–9, http://doi.org/10.1117/1.OE.57.5.053113.

Afsharpoor, A., and Javadpour, F., 2018, Pore connectivity between organic and inorganic matter in shale: network modeling of mercury capillary pressure: Transport in Porous Media, v. 125, no. 3, p. 503–519, http://doi.org/10.1007/s11242-018-1132-0.

Alnahwi, A., Loucks, R. G., Ruppel, S. C., Scott, R. W., and Tribovillard, N., 2018, Dip-related changes in stratigraphic architecture and associated sedimentological and geochemical variability in the Upper Cretaceous Eagle Ford Group in south Texas: AAPG Bulletin, v. 102, no. 12, p. 2537–2568, http://doi.org/10.1306/05111817310.

Aman, M, Espinoza, D. N., Ilgen, A. G., Major, J. R., Eichhubl, P., and Dewers, T. A., 2018, CO2-induced chemo-mechanical alteration in reservoir rocks assessed via batch reaction experiments and scratch testing: Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, v. 8, p. 133–149, http://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1726.

Ambrose, W. A., and Dutton, S. P., 2018, Depositional and diagenetic controls on reservoir quality in deepwater sandstones in the Lower Wilcox Group, Lavaca Canyon Complex in the Hallettsville Embayment, southeastern Texas Gulf Coast: GCAGS Journal, v. 7, p. 1–20.

Ambrose, W. A., Zeng, H., Zhang, J., Olariu, M. I., Smith, D. C., and Clift, S. J., 2018, Depositional history and stratigraphic evolution of the Upper Wilcox Group and Reklaw Formation, northern Bee County, Texas: Austin, Texas, The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Report of Investigations, no. 284, 87 p., http://doi.org/10.23867/RI0284D.

Anderson, J. S., Romanak, K. D., and Meckel, T., 2018, Assessment of shallow subsea hydrocarbons as a proxy for leakage at offshore geologic CO2 storage sites: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 74, p. 19–27, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.04.010.

Baatz, R, Sullivan, P. L., Li, L., Weintraub, S. R., Loescher H. W., Mirtl, M., Groffman, P. M., Young, M. H., and others, 2018, Steering operational synergies in terrestrial observation networks: opportunity for advancing Earth system dynamics modelling: Earth System Dynamics, v. 9, no. 2, p. 593–609, http://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-593-2018.

Blindish, R., Cosh, M. H., Jackson, T. J., Koike, T., Fujii, H., Chan, S. K., Asanuma, J., Berg, A., Bosch, D. D., Caldwell, T. G., Holifield Collins, C., McNairn, H., Martínez-Fernández, J., Prueger, J., Rowlandson, T., Seyfried, M., Starks, P., Thibeault, M., Van Der Velde, R., Walker, J. P., and Coopersmith, E. J., 2018, GCOM-W AMSR2 soil moisture product validation using core validation sites: IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, v. 11, no. 1, p. 209–219, http://doi.org/10.1109/JSTARS.2017.2754293.

Caldwell, T. G., Bongiovanni, T., Cosh, M. H., Halley, C., and Young, M. H., 2018, Field and laboratory evaluation of the CS655 soil water content sensor: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 17, no. 1, 16 p., http://doi.org/10.2136/vzj2017.12.0214.

Casini, G., Romaire, I., Casciello, E., Saura, E., Verges, J., Fernandez, N., and Hunt, D. W., 2018, Fracture characterization in sigmoidal folds: insights from the Siah Kuh anticline, Zagros, Iran: AAPG Bulletin, v. 102, no. 3, p. 369–399, http://doi.org/10.1306/0503171615817076.

Chakrabarti, S,, Judge, J., Bongiovanni, T., Rangarajan, A., and Ranka, S,, 2018, Spatial scaling using temporal correlations and ensemble learning to obtain high-resolution soil moisture: IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, v. 56, no. 3, p. 1238–1250, http://doi.org/10.1109/TGRS.2017.2722236.

Chan, S. K., Blindish, R., O'Neill, P. E., Jackson, T. J., Njoku, E., Dunbar, S., Chaubell, J., Piepmeier, J., Yueh, S., Entekhabi, D., Colliander, A., Chen, F., Cosh, M. H., Caldwell, T. G., Walker, J. P., Berg, A., McNairn, H., Thibeault, M., Martínez-Fernández, J., Uldall, F., Seyfried, M., Bosch, D. D., Sparks, P. J., Holifield-Collins, C., Prueger, J., van der Velde, R., Asanuma, J., Pelecki, M., Small, E. E., M. Zreda, Calvet, J., Crow, W. T., and Kerr, Y., 2018, Development and assessment of the SMAP enhanced passive soil moisture product: Remote Sensing of Environment, v. 204, p. 931–941, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2017.08.025.

Chen, J., Wilson, C. R., Famiglietti, J. S., and Scanlon, B. R., 2018, Groundwater storage monitoring from space, in Liang, S., ed., Comprehensive remote sensing: Oxford, Elsevier, v. 4, p. 295-314.

Chen, Y., and Fomel, S., 2018, EMD-seislet transform: Geophysics, v. 83, no. 1, p. A27–A32, http://doi.org/10.1190/geo2017-0554.1.

Chowdhury, A. H., Scanlon, B. R., Reedy, R. C., and Young, S., 2018, Fingerprinting groundwater salinity sources in the Gulf Coast Aquifer System, USA: Hydrogeology Journal, v. 26, no. 1, p. 197–213, http://doi.org/10.1007/s10040-017-1619-8.

Coleman, A. J., Jackson, C. A.-L., Duffy, O. B., and Nikolinakou, M. A., 2018, How, where, and when do radial faults grow near salt diapirs?: Geology, v. 46, no. 7, p. 655–658, http://doi.org/10.1130/G40338.1.

Colliander, A., Jackson, T. J., Chan, S. K., O'Neill, P. E., Bindlish, R., Cosh, M. H., Caldwell, T. G., Walker, J. P., Berg, A., McNairn, H., Thibeault, M., Martinez-Fernandez, J., Jensen, K. H., Asanuma, J., Seyfried, M. S., Bosch, D. D., Starks, P. J., Holifield Collins, C., Prueger, J. H., Su, Z., Lopez-Baeza, E., and Yueh, S. H., 2018, An assessment of the differences between spatial resolution and grid size for the SMAP enhanced soil moisture product over homogeneous sites: Remote Sensing of Environment, v. 207, p. 65–70, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2018.02.006.

Curry, M. A. E., Peel, F., Hudec, M. R., and Norton, I. O., 2018, Extensional models for the development of passive-margin salt basins, with application to the Gulf of Mexico: Basin Research, v. 30, no. 6, p. 1180–1199, http://doi.org/10.1111/bre.12299.

Darvari, R., Nicot, J.-P., Scanlon, B. R., Mickler, P., and Uhlman, K., 2018, Trace element behavior in methane-rich and methane-free groundwater in north and east Texas: Groundwater, v. 56, no. 5, p. 705–718, http://doi.org/10.1111/gwat.12606.

Das, N. N., Entekhabi, D., Dunbar, R. S., Colliander, A., Chen, F., Crow, W., Jackson, T. J., Berg, A., Bosch, D. D., Caldwell, T., Cosh, M. H., Collins, C. H., Lopez-Baeza, E., Moghaddam, M., Rowlandson, T., Starks, P. J., Thibeault, M., Walker, J. P., Wu, X., O'Neill, P. E., Yueh, S., and Njoku, E. G., 2018, The SMAP mission combined active-passive soil moisture product at 9 km and 3 km spatial resolutions: Remote Sensing of Environment, v. 211, p. 204–217, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2018.04.011.

Deptuck, M. E., and Sylvester, Z., 2018, Submarine fans and their channels, levees, and lobes, in Micallef, A., Krastel, S., Savini, A., eds., Submarine geomorphology: Cham, Switzerland, Springer, p. 273-299, http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-57852-1_15.

Dewers, T., Eichhubl, P., Ganis, B., Gomez, S., Heath, J., Jammoul, M., Kobos, P., Liu, R., Major, J., Matteo, E., Newell, P., Rinehart, A., Sobolik, S., Stormont, J., Reda Taha, M., Wheeler, M., and White, D., 2018, Heterogeneity, pore pressure, and injectate chemistry: control measures for geologic carbon storage: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 68, p. 203–215, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2017.11.014.

Dooley, T. P., Hudec, M. R., Pichel, L. M., and Jackson, M. P. A., 2018, The impact of base-salt relief on salt flow and suprasalt deformation patterns at the autochthonous, paraautochthonous and allochthonous level: insights from physical models, in McClay, K. R., and Hammerstein, J. A., eds., Passive margins: tectonics, sedimentation and magmatism: Geological Society, London, Special Publications, v. 476, 29 p., http://doi.org/10.1144/SP476.13.

Duffy, O. B., Dooley, T. P., Hudec, M. R., Jackson, M. P. A., Fernandez, N., Jackson C. A-L., and Soto J. I., 2018, Structural evolution of salt-influenced fold-and-thrust belts: a synthesis and new insights from basins containing isolated salt diapirs: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 114, p. 206–221, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2018.06.024.

Dutton, S. P., Hutton, M. E., Ambrose, W. A., Childers, A. T., and Loucks, R. G., 2018, Preservation of reservoir quality by chlorite coats in deep Tuscaloosa sandstones, Central Louisiana, U.S.A.: GCAGS Journal, v. 7, p. 46–58.

Elliott, B. A., 2018, Petrogenesis of heavy rare earth element enriched rhyolite: source and magmatic evolution of the Round Top laccolith, Trans-Pecos, Texas: Minerals, Special Issue: Mineral Deposits of Critical Elements, v. 8, no. 10, 25 p., http://doi.org/10.3390/min8100423.

Eluwa, A., Mohrig, D., Ogiesoba, O. C., and Ambrose, W. A., 2018, Depositional settings and history of the Lower Miocene Fleming Group, Refugio County, Texas, as defined using seismic geomorphology: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 92, p. 565–581, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2017.11.021.

Entrekin, S., Trainor, A., Saiers, J., Patterson, L., Maloney, K., Fargione, J., Kiesecker, J., Baruch-Mordo, S., Konschnik, K., Wiseman, H., Nicot, J.-P., and Ryan, J. N., 2018, Water stress from high-volume hydraulic fracturing potentially threatens aquatic biodiversity and ecosystem services in Arkansas, United States: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 52, no. 4, p. 2349–2358, http://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.7b03304.

Espinoza, D. N., Jung, H, Major, J. R., Sun, Z., Ramos, M. J., Eichhubl, P., Balhoff, M. T., Choens, R. C., and Dewers, T. A., 2018, CO2 charged brines changed rock strength and stiffness at Crystal Geyser, Utah: implications for leaking subsurface CO2 storage reservoirs: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 73, no. 6, p. 16–28, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.03.017.

Fall, A., and Bodnar, R. J., 2018, How precisely can the temperature of a fluid event be constrained using fluid inclusions?: Economic Geology, v. 113, no. 8, p. 1817–1843, http://doi.org/10.5382/econgeo.2018.4614.

Fei, Y., Iqbal, M., Kong, S. D., Xue, Z., McFadden, C. P., Guillet, J. L., Doerrer, L. H., Alp, E. E., Bi, W., Lu, Y., Dandamundi, C. B., Ranganath, P. J., Javier, K. J., Ahmadian, M., Ellison, C. J., and Johnston, K. P., 2018, Aqueous superparamagnetic magnetite dispersions with ultrahigh initial magnetic susceptibilities: Langmuir, v. 34, no. 2, p. 622–629, http://doi.org/10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b03702.

Fildani, A., Clark, J., Covault, J., Power, B., Romans, B., and Aiello, I. W., 2018, Muddy sand and sandy mud on the distal Mississippi fan: implications for lobe depositional processes: Geosphere, v. 14, no. 2, 16 p., http://doi.org/10.1130/GES01580.1.

Ganjdanesh, R., and Hosseini, S. A., 2018, Development of an analytical simulation tool for storage capacity estimation of saline aquifers: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 74, p. 142–154, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.04.017.

Gao, B., Flemings, P. B., Nikolinakou, M. A., Saffer, D. M., and Moghadam, M. H., 2018, Mechanics of fold-and-thrust belts based on geomechanical modeling: Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, v. 123, no. 5, p. 4454–4474, http://doi.org/10.1029/2018JB015434.

Garcia-Fresca, B., Pinkston, D., Loucks, R. G., and LeFever, R., 2018, The Three Forks playa lake depositional model: implications for characterization and development of an unconventional carbonate play: AAPG Bulletin, v. 102, no. 8, p. 1455–1488, http://doi.org/10.1306/12081716510.

Gherabati, A., Hammes, U., Male, F., Smye, K. G., and Browning, J., 2018, Assessment of hydrocarbon in place and recovery factors in the Eagle Ford Shale play: SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering, v. 21, no. 2, p. 291–306, http://doi.org/10.2118/189982-PA.

Goudarzi, A., Hosseini, S. A., Sava, D., and Nicot, J.-P., 2018, Simulation and 4D seismic studies of pressure management and CO2 plume control by means of brine extraction and monitoring at the Devine Test Site, South Texas, USA: Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, v. 8, p. 185–204, http://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.

Greer, S., and Fomel, S., 2018, Matching and merging high-resolution and legacy seismic images: Geophysics, v. 83, no. 2, p. V115–V122, http://doi.org/10.1190/geo2017-0238.1.

Hawie, N., Covault, J., Dunlap, D. B., and Sylvester, Z., 2018, Slope-fan depositional architecture from high-resolution forward stratigraphic models: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 91, p. 576–585, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2017.12.033.

Heidari, M., Nikolinakou, M. A., and Flemings, P. B., 2018, Coupling geomechanical modeling with seismic pressure prediction: Geophysics, v. 83, no. 5, p. B253–B267, http://doi.org/10.1190/geo2017-0359.1.

Hessler, A., Covault, J., Stockli, D. F., and Fildani, A., 2018, Late Cenozoic cooling favored glacial over tectonic controls on sediment supply to the western Gulf of Mexico: Geology, v. 46, no. 11, p. 995–998, http://doi.org/10.1130/G45528.1.

Hooker, J. N., Laubach, S. E., and Marrett, R. A., 2018, Microfracture spacing distributions and the evolution of fracture patterns in sandstones: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 108, p. 66–79, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2017.04.001.

Hosseini, A., and Javadpour, F., 2018, Determination of nanoparticle macrotransport coefficients from pore scale processes: Transport in Porous Media, v. 125, no. 2, p. 377–394, http://doi.org/10.1007/s11242-018-1123-1.

Hosseini, S. A., Alfi, M., Nicot, J.-P., and Nuñez-López, V., 2018, Analysis of CO2 storage mechanisms at a CO2-EOR site, Cranfield, Mississippi: Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, v. 8, p. 469–482, http://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1754.

Hosseini, S. A., Shakiba, M., Sun, A. Y., and Hovorka, S. D., 2018, In-zone and above-zone pressure monitoring methods for CO2 geologic storage, in Vialle, S., Ajo-Franklin, J., Carey, J. W., eds., Geological carbon storage: subsurface seals and caprock integrity: American Geophysical Union, Geophysical Monograph Series, v. 238, p. 227-241, http://doi.org/10.1002/9781119118657.

Hosseininoosheri, P., Hosseini, S. A., Nuñez-López, V., and Lake, L. W., 2018, Impact of field development strategies on CO2 trapping mechanisms in a CO2–EOR field: a case study in the Permian Basin (SACROC unit): International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 72, p. 92–104, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.03.002.

Janson, X., and Lucia, F. J., 2018, Matrix microcrystalline structure and acoustic properties of oomoldic dolograinstone: Geophysics, v. 83, no. 4, p. MR199–MR210, http://doi.org/10.1190/geo2017-0061.1.

Jeong, H., Sun, A. Y., and Zhang, X., 2018, Cost-optimal design of pressure-based monitoring networks for carbon sequestration projects, with consideration of geological uncertainty: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 71, p. 278–292, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.02.014.

Jeong, H., Sun, A. Y., Lee, J., and Min, B., 2018, A learning-based data-driven forecast approach for predicting future reservoir performance: Advances in Water Resources, v. 118, p. 95–109, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2018.05.015.

Jiang, L., Hu, S., Zhao, W., Xu, Z., Shi, S., Fu, Q., Zeng, H., Liu, W., and Fall, A., 2018, Diagenesis and its impact on a microbially derived carbonate reservoir from the Middle Triassic Leikoupo Formation, Sichuan Basin, China: AAPG Bulletin, v. 102, no. 12, p. 2599–2628, http://doi.org/10.1306/05111817021.

Jiang, L., Worden, R. H., and Yang, C., 2018, Thermochemical sulphate reduction can improve carbonate petroleum reservoir quality: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 223, p. 127–140, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2017.11.032.

Jobe, Z. R., Howes, N., Romans, B. W., and Covault, J., 2018, Volume and recurrence of submarine-fan-building turbidity currents: The Depositional Record, v. 4, no. 2, p. 160–176, http://doi.org/10.1002/dep2.42.

Klokov, A., Meckel, T., and Treviño, R. H., 2018, Confining system integrity assessment by detection of natural gas migration using seismic diffractions: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 75, p. 32–40, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.05.001.

Ko, L., Ruppel, S. C., Loucks, R. G., Hackley, P. C., Zhang, T., and Shao, D., 2018, Pore-types and pore-network evolution in Upper Devonian-Lower Mississippian Woodford and Mississippian Barnett mudstones: insights from laboratory thermal maturation and organic petrology: International Journal of Coal Geology, v. 190, p. 3–28, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2017.10.001.

Kolassa, J., Reichle, R. H., Lui, Q., Alemohammad, S. H., Gentine, P., Aida, K., Asanuma, J., Bircher, S., Caldwell, T. G., Colliander, A., Cosh, M., Holifield-Collins, C., Jackson, T. J., Martínez-Fernández, J., McNairn, H., Pacheco, A., Thibeault, M., and Walker, J. P., 2018, Estimating surface soil moisture from SMAP observations using a Neural Network technique: Remote Sensing of Environment, v. 204, p. 43–59, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2017.10.045.

Larson, T., Nicot, J.-P., Mickler, P., Castro, M. C., Darvari, R., Wen, T., and Hall, C. M., 2018, Monitoring stray natural gas in groundwater with dissolved nitrogen. An example from Parker County, Texas: Water Resources Research, v. 54, no. 9, p. 6024–6041, http://doi.org/10.1029/2018WR022612.

Laubach, S. E., Hundley, T. H., Hooker, J. N., and Marrett, R. A., 2018, Spatial arrangement and size distribution of normal faults, Buckskin detachment upper plate, Western Arizona: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 108, p. 230–242, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2017.10.001.

Laubach, S. E., Lamarche, J., Gauthier, B. D. M., Dunne, W. M., and Sanderson, D. J., 2018, Spatial arrangement of faults and opening-mode fractures: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 108, p. 2–15, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2017.08.008.

Li, G., Zhu, Z., Wu, X., and Hou, B., 2018, On joint optimization of sensing matrix and sparsifying dictionary for robust compressed sensing systems: Digital Signal Processing, v. 73, p. 62–71, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsp.2017.10.023.

Li, J. Z., Laubach, S. E., Gale, J. F. W., and Marrett, R. A., 2018, Quantifying opening-mode fracture spatial organization in horizontal wellbore image logs, core and outcrop: application to Upper Cretaceous Frontier Formation tight gas sandstones, USA: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 108, p. 137–156, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2017.07.005.

Li, P., Lui. X, Lu, J., Zhou, D., Hovorka, S. D., Hu. G., and Liang, X., 2018, Potential evaluation of CO2 EOR and storage in oilfields of the Pearl River Mouth Basin, northern South China Sea: Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, v. 8, p. 954 –977, http://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1808.

Liu, M., Xu, X., and Sun, A. Y., 2018, New drought index indicates that land surface changes might have enhanced drying tendencies over the Loess Plateau: Ecological Indicators, v. 89, p. 716–724, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.02.003.

Liu, M., Xu, X., Sun, A. Y., Luo, W., and Wang, K., 2018, Why do karst catchments exhibit higher sensitivity to climate change? Evidence from a modified Budyko model: Advances in Water Resources, v. 122, p. 238–250, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2018.10.013.

Loucks, R. G., 2018, Domal, thrombolitic, microbialite biostromes and associated lithofacies in the Upper Albian Devils River Trend along the northern, high-energy margin of the Maverick Basin: Sedimentary Geology, v. 371, p. 75–88, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.sedgeo.2018.04.010.

Loucks, R. G., 2018, Eagle Ford--A depositional setting and processes in southwestern Texas: an example of deeper-water, below-storm-wave-base carbonate sedimentation on a drowned shelf: GCAGS Journal, v. 7, p. 59–78.

Loucks, R. G., Poros, Z., and Machel, H. G., 2018, Characterization, origin, and significance of carbonate pulverulite: a weathering product of microporous strata: GCAGS Journal, v. 7, p. 79–92.

Major, J. R., Eichhubl, P., Dewers, T. A., and Olson, J. E., 2018, Effect of CO2–brine–rock interaction on fracture mechanical properties of CO2 reservoirs and seals: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 499, p. 37–47, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2018.07.013.

Marrett, R. A., Gale, J. F. W., Gomez, L., and Laubach, S. E., 2018, Correlation analysis of fracture arrangement in space: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 108, p. 16–33, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2017.06.012.

Mauck, J. V., Loucks, R. G., and Entzminger, D. J., 2018, Stratigraphic architecture, depositional systems, and lithofacies of the Mississippian upper Barnett Two Finger Sand Interval, Midland Basin, Texas: GCAGS Journal, v. 7, p. 21–45.

Meng, M., Fan, T., Duncan, I. J., Yin, S., Gao, Z., Jiang, L., Yu, C., and Jiang, L. Y., 2018, Characterization of carbonate microfacies and reservoir pore types based on Formation MicroImager logging: a case study from the Ordovician in the Tahe Oilfield, Tarim Basin, China: Interpretation, v. 6, no. 1, p. T71–T82, http://doi.org/10.1190/INT-2017-0043.1.

Milliken, K., McCarty, D. K., and Derkowski, A., 2018, Grain assemblages and diagenesis in the tarl-dominated Lower Silurian mudrock succession of the western margin of the east European craton in Poland and Lithuania: Sedimentary Geology, v. 374, p. 115–133, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.sedgeo.2018.07.011.

Min, B., Sun, A. Y., Wheeler, M. F., and Jeong, H., 2018, Utilization of multiobjective optimization for pulse testing dataset from a CO2-EOR/sequestration field: Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, v. 170, p. 244–266, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2018.06.035.

Miranda, T. S., Santos, R. F., Barbosa, J. A., Gomes, I. F., Alencar, M. L., Correia, O. J., Falcao, T. C., Gale, J. F. W., and Neumann, V. H., 2018, Quantifying aperture, spacing and fracture intensity in a carbonate reservoir analogue: Crato Formation, NE Brazil: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 97, p. 556–567, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2018.07.019.

Mukherjee, A., Fryar, A. E., Eastridge, E. M., Nally, R. S., Chakraborty, M., and Scanlon, B. R., 2018, Controls on high and low groundwater arsenic on the opposite banks of the lower reaches of River Ganges, Bengal basin, India: Science of the Total Environment, v. 645, p. 1371–1387, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.06.376.

Naraghi, M. E., Javadpour, F., and Ko, L., 2018, An object-based shale permeability model: non-Darcy gas flow, sorption, and surface diffusion effects: Transport in Porous Media, v. 125, p. 23–39, http://doi.org/10.1007/s11242-017-0992-z.

Nicot, J.-P., Gherabati, A., Darvari, R., and Mickler, P., 2018, Salinity reversal and water freshening in the Eagle Ford Shale, Texas, USA: ACS Earth and Space Chemistry, v. 2, no. 11, p. 1087–1094, http://doi.org/10.1021/acsearthspacechem.8b00095.

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