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Joseph Moore

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Adjunct Professor

Department of Geology and Geophysics


Phone: (801) 585-6931
Fax: 801-585-3540
Email:  jmoore@egi.utah.edu

Hydrothermal Alteration

Fluid Inclusion Investigations of Geothermal

Petroleum and CO2 Reservoirs

Mineralogy

Regional & Basin Experience

  • Geologic mapping in the Basin and Range

1975 Ph.D. in Geology, Pennsylvania State University

1972 M.Sc. in Geology, Pennsylvania State University

1969 B.Sc. in Geology, City College of New York

Memberships

  • Geological Society of America

  • Geothermal Resources Council

  • Utah Geological Association

2012 – Associate Editor for the Americas, Geothermics

2009 – Geothermal Resources Council Special Achievement Award

2008 – Present, Technical Advisory Board, Geothermal Energy Association

2005 – Geothermal Resources Council Special Achievement Award

2003 – Present, Board of Directors, Geothermal Resources Council

1999 – Present, Associate Editor for the Americas, Geothermics

McLin, K., Moore, J., Bowman, J., and McCulloch, J., 2012, Mineralogy and fluid inclusion gas chemistry of production well mineral scale deposits at the Dixie Valley geothermal field, USA: Geofluids, Article published online: 22 FEB 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-8123.2012.00363.x

Mandalaparty, P., Deo, M., and Moore, J., 2012, Effect of temperature and gas compositions on the aqueous and solid phase chemistry in sequestration environment: submitted to AIChe Journal.

Mandalaparty, P., Deo, M., and Moore, J., 2011, Gas compositional effects on mineralogical reactions in carbon dioxide sequestration, Society of Petroleum Engineers, SPE 124909, in press.

Lynne, B. Y., Campbell, K. A., Moore, J.N. and Browne, P. R. L., 2008, Origin and evolution of the Steamboat Springs siliceous sinter deposit, Nevada, U.S.A.: Journal of Sedimentary Geology, doi:10.1016/j.sedgeo.2008.07.006.

Moore, J. N, Allis, R. G., Nemčok, M., Powell, T. S., Bruton, C. J., Wannamaker, P. E., Raharjo, I. B. and Norman, D. I., 2008, The evolution of volcano-hosted geothermal systems based on deep wells from Karaha – Telaga Bodas, Indonesia: American Journal of Science, v. 308, p. 1-48.

Hochstein, M., and Moore, J. N., 2008, Geothermal Systems of Indonesia: A Special Issue of Geothermics devoted to Indonesia: Hochstein and Moore, eds.

Nemčok, M., Moore, J. N., Christensen, C., Allis, R., Powell, T., Murray, B. and Nash, G., 2007, Controls on the Karaha-Telaga Bodas geothermal reservoir, Indonesia: Geothermics, v. 36, p. 9-46.

Lynne, B.Y., Campbell, K.A., James, B.J., Browne, P.R.L., and Moore, J.N., 2007 Tracking crystallinity in siliceous hot-spring deposits, American Journal of Science, v.307, p. 612-641

Hochstein, M., and Moore, J.N., 2008, Geothermal Systems of Indonesia: A Special Issue of Geothermics devoted to Indonesia: Hochstein and Moore, eds.

Moore, J.N., Allis, R.G., Nemcok, M., Powell, T.S., Bruton, C.J., Wannamaker, P.E., Raharjo, I.B. and Norman, D.I., 2008, The evolution of volcano-hosted geothermal systems based on deep wells from Karah – Telaga Bodas, Indonesia: American Journal of Science, v. 308, pg 1-48

Lynne, B.Y., Campbell, K.A., Moore, J.N. and Browne, P.R.L., 2008, Origin and evolution of the Steamboad Springs siliceous sinter deposit, Nevada, U.S.A.: Journal of Sedimentary Geology, doi:10.1016/j.sedgeo.2008.07.006

Moore, J., Adams, M., Allis, R., Lutz, S. and Rauzi, S., 2004, CO2 mobility in natural reservoirs beneath the Colorado Plateau and southern Rocky Mountains: an example from the Springerville-St. Johns field, Arizona and New Mexico: Chemical Geology, v. 217, p. 365-385.

Nemcok, M., Moore, J. N., Allis, R., McCulloch, J., 2004, Fracture development within a stratovolcano: the Karaha-Telaga Bodas geothermal field, Java volcanic arc. In: The initiation, propagation, and arrest of joints and other fractures (Engelder, T. and Cosgrove, J. eds.): Geological Society of London, Special Publication 231, p. 223-242.

Bloomfield, K.K. and Moore, J.N, 2003, Modeling hydrofluorocarbon compounds as geothermal tracers: Geothermics, v. 32, p. 203-218

Moore, J. N., Christenson, B., Browne, P. R. L. and Lutz, S. J., 2004, The mineralogic consequences and behavior of descending acid-sulfate waters: an example from the Karaha-Telaga Bodas geothermal system, Indonesia: Canadian Mineralogist, v. 42, p. 1483-1499.

Lynne, B.Y., Campbell, K.A., Moore, J.N. and Browne, P.R.L., 2005. Rapid diagenesis of siliceous sinter (opal-A to quartz) over 1900 years at Opal Mound, Roosevelt Hot Springs, Utah, U.S.A.: Journal of Sedimentary Geology, v. 179, p; 249-278

Lynne, B.Y., Campbell, K.A., Perry, R.S, Browne, P.R.L. and Moore J.N. and, 2006. Acceleration of sinter diagenesis in an active fumarole, Taupo Volcanic Zone, New Zealand: Geology, in press.

Nash, G., Moore, J.N., and Sperry, T., 2003, Vegetal-spectral anomaly detection at the Cove Fort-Sulphurdale thermal anomaly, Utah, USA: implications for use in geothermal exploration: Geothermics, v. 32, p. 109-130.