EGI Staff and Affiliates Publication Updates – Q4 2018


EGI Scientists are active researchers, publishing and presenting not only through cost-shared research at EGI, but in peer-reviewed journals, scientific conferences and presentations, and professional organizations.

Richard Esser

Xiao, T. & Mcpherson, B. & Esser, R. & Jia, W. & Moodie, N. & Chu, S. & Lee, S. (2019). Forecasting commercial-scale CO2 storage capacity in deep saline reservoirs: Case study of Buzzard’s bench, Central Utah. Computers & Geosciences. 10.1016/j.cageo.2018.12.006.

Wei Jia

Xiao, T. & Mcpherson, B. & Esser, R. & Jia, W. & Moodie, N. & Chu, S. & Lee, S. (2019). Forecasting commercial-scale CO2 storage capacity in deep saline reservoirs: Case study of Buzzard’s bench, Central Utah. Computers & Geosciences. 10.1016/j.cageo.2018.12.006.

Shu Jiang

Jiang, S., Zeng, H., Moscardelli, L., Wach, G., Feijo, F.J., Gardosh, M., Jiang, T., Zhu, H., Henriksen, S., Kanungo, S., 2018, Introduction to Special Section: Recent advances in geology and geophysics of deepwater reservoirs. Interpretation. 6(4):1-3

Yin, X., Lu, S., Liu, K., Jiang, S., Sun, B., 2018, Non-uniform subsidence and its control on the temporal-spatial evolution of the black shale of the Early Silurian Longmaxi Formation in the western Yangtze Block, South China. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 98, 881-889

Chen, L., Jiang, Z., Liu, K., Yang, W., Jiang, S., Tan, J., 2019, Investigation of Fractal Characteristics and Methane Adsorption Capacity of the Upper Triassic Lacustrine Shale in the Sichuan Basin, Southwest China. Fractals, 27 (1), 1940011 (15 pages)

Zhang, K., Song, Y., Jiang, S., Jiang, Z., Jia, C., Huang, Y., Wen, M., Liu, W., Xie, X., Liu, T., Wang, P., Shan, C., Wu, Y., 2019, Mechanism analysis of organic matter enrichment in different sedimentary backgrounds: A case study of the Lower Cambrian and the Upper Ordovician-Lower Silurian, in Yangtze region. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 99, 488-497

Xu, Z., Jiang, S., Yao, G., Liang, X., Xiong, S., 2019, Tectonic and depositional setting of the lower Cambrian and lower Silurian marine shales in the Yangtze Platform, South China: Implications for shale gas exploration and production. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 170,1-19

Chen, L., Zuo, L., Jiang, Z., Jiang, S., Liu, K., Tan, J., Zhang, L., 2019 Mechanisms of shale gas adsorption: Evidence from thermodynamics and kinetics study of methane adsorption on shale. Chemical Engineering Journal (in press)

Zhang, Y., He, Z., Jiang, S., Lu, S., Xiao, D., Chen, G., Li, Y., 2019, Fracture types in the lower Cambrian shale and their effect on shale gas accumulation, Upper Yangtze. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 99, 282-291

Tang, X., Jiang, S., Jiang, Z., Li, Z., He, Z., Long, S., 2019, Heterogeneity of Paleozoic Wufeng-Longmaxi Formation Shale and Its Effects on the Shale Gas Accumulation in the Upper Yangtze Region, China. Fuel, 239, 387-402

Zhang,Q., Liang,F., Pang,Z., Jiang, S., Zhou, S., Zhang, J., 2019, Lower threshold of pore-throat diameter for the shale gas reservoir: Experimental and molecular simulation study. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 173,1037-1046

Hu, T., Pang, X., Jiang, S., Wang, Q., Xu, T., Lu, K., Huang, C., Chen, Y., Zheng, X., 2018, Impact of Paleosalinity, Dilution, Redox, and Paleoproductivity on Organic Matter Enrichment in a Saline Lacustrine Rift Basin: A Case Study of Paleogene Organic-Rich Shale in Dongpu Depression, Bohai Bay Basin, Eastern China. Energy & Fuels, 32 (4): P.5045-5061

Gan, H., H. Wang, J. Chen, X. Zhuang, H. Cao, and S. Jiang, 2018, Geochemical characteristics of Jurassic coal and its paleoenvironmental implication in the eastern Junggar Basin, China: Journal of Geochemical Exploration, v. 188, p. 73–86

Zhang, Y., He, Z., Jiang, S., Lu, S., Xiao, D., Chen, G., Zhao, J., 2018, Controls on the organic carbon content of the lower Cambrian black shale in the southeastern margin of Upper Yangtze. Petroleum Science, 15 (4):709-721

Sudeep Kanungo

Ahmed, W., Bhat, G.M., Mc Lennan, J., Sinha, H.N., Kanungo, S., Pandita, S.K., Singh, Y., Hakhoo, N., Hafiz, M., Thusu, B. & Choudhary, N.H.: Kerogen typing using palynofacies analysis in Permian Barren Measures Formation in Raniganj sub–basin, East India. The Palaeobotanist 67(2): 113–122, 2018.

Jiang, S., Zeng, H., Moscardelli, L., Wach, G., Feijo, F.J., Gardosh, M., Jiang, T., Zhu, H., Henriksen, S., Kanungo, S., 2018, Introduction to Special Section: Recent advances in geology and geophysics of deepwater reservoirs. Interpretation. 6(4):1-3

Raymond Levey

Talbi, R. & Lakhdar, R. & Smati, A. & Spiller, R. & Levey, R. (2018). Aptian–Albian oil shale unconventional system as registration of Cretaceous oceanic anoxic sub-events in the southern Tethys (Bir M’Cherga basin, Tunisia). Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology. 10.1007/s13202-018-0577-6.

Brian McPherson

Xiao, T. & Mcpherson, B. & Esser, R. & Jia, W. & Moodie, N. & Chu, S. & Lee, S. (2019). Forecasting commercial-scale CO2 storage capacity in deep saline reservoirs: Case study of Buzzard’s bench, Central Utah. Computers & Geosciences. 10.1016/j.cageo.2018.12.006.

Dai, Zhenxue & Viswanathan, H & Xiao, Ting & Hakala, Ale & Lopano, Christina & Guthrie, George & Mcpherson, Brian. (2019). “Reactive Transport Modeling of Geological Carbon Storage Associated with CO2 and Brine Leakage”, in book: Science of Carbon Storage in Deep Saline Formations. 10.1016/B978-0-12-812752-0.00005-8.

Moodie, N. & Ampomah, W. & Jia, W. & Heath, J. & Mcpherson, B. (2018). Quantitative Analysis of the Influence of Capillary Pressure on Geologic Carbon Storage Forecasts: Case Study: CO2-EOR in the Anadarko Basin, Texas. 10.13140/RG.2.2.19073.92005.

Nathan Moodie

Xiao, T. & Mcpherson, B. & Esser, R. & Jia, W. & Moodie, N. & Chu, S. & Lee, S. (2019). Forecasting commercial-scale CO2 storage capacity in deep saline reservoirs: Case study of Buzzard’s bench, Central Utah. Computers & Geosciences. 10.1016/j.cageo.2018.12.006.

Moodie, N. & Ampomah, W. & Jia, W. & Heath, J. & Mcpherson, B. (2018). Quantitative Analysis of the Influence of Capillary Pressure on Geologic Carbon Storage Forecasts: Case Study: CO2-EOR in the Anadarko Basin, Texas. 10.13140/RG.2.2.19073.92005.

 

Joseph Moore

Ayling, B., and Moore, J.N., 2013, Fluid geochemistry at the Raft River geothermal field, Idaho, USA: New data and hydrogeological implications: Geothermics, v. 47, p. 116-126.

Craig, J., Absar, A., Bhat, G., Cadel, G., Hafiz, M., Kashkari, R., Moore, J., Ricchiuto, T.E., Thurow, J., and Thusu, B., 2013, Hot springs and the geothermal energy potential of Jammu and Kashmir State, N.W. Himalaya, India, Earth-Science Reviews (2013), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.earscirev.2013.05.004.

Han, W.S., Lu, M. McPherson, B.J., Keating, E.H, Moore, J., Park, E., Watson. Z.T., and Jung, N.-H, 2013, Characteristics of CO2-driven Cold-Water Geyser, Crystal Geyser in Utah: Experimental Observation and Mechanism Analyses: Geofluids, doi: 10.1111/gfl.12018.

Holbrook, J., Moore, J., and Snyder, W., 2013, The promise of geothermal energy in Tracking an Energy Elephant: Science and engineering challenges for unlocking the geothermal potential of sedimentary basins: NSF-SEES Workshop Report, p. 10-12.

Moore, J.N., and Simmons, S.F., 2013, More power from below (invited perspective): Science, v. 380, 933; DOI: 10.1126/science.1235640.

Lo Re, C., Kazuba, J.P., Moore, J.N., and McPherson, B.J., 2014, Fluid-rock interactions in CO2-saturated, granite-hosted hydrothermal systems: Experimental insights, thermodynamic predictions, natural systems and commercial operations: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2014.06.015

Brinton, D., Bhide,R., Walton, I., Moore, J. and McLennan, J., 2014, Proppant flowback modeling for Enhanced Geothermal Systems: Hydraulic Fracturing Quarterly, p. 99-107.

Deo, M., Roehner, R., Allis, R, and Moore, J., 2014, Modeling geothermal energy production from stratigraphic reservoirs in the Great Basin: Geothermics, v. 51, p. 38-55.

McLennan, J., Walton, I., Moore, J., Brinton, D., and Lund, J., 2015, Proppant backflow: Mechanical and flow considerations: Geothermics, v. 57, p. 224-237.

Shao, H., Kabilan, S., Stephens, S., Suresh, N., Beck, A.N., Varga, T., Martin, P.F., Kuprat, A., Jung, H.B., Um, W., Bonneville, A., Heldebrant, D.J., Carroll, K.C., Moore, J., and Fernandez, C.A., 2015, Environmentally friendly, rheorevesrsible, hydraulic-fracturing fluids for enhanced geothermal systems: Geothermics, v. 58, p. 22-31

Etzel, T.M, Bowman, J.R., Moore, J.N., Valley, J.W., Spicuzza, M.J., and McCulloch, J.M., 2017, Oxygen Isotope Systematics in an Evolving Geothermal System: Coso Hot Springs, California: Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, v. 329, p. 54-68.

McLennan, J., Moore, J., and Allis, R., 2017, Geothermal energy: Challenges for EGS development: An editorial perspective: Hydraulic Fracturing Quarterly, v.4. p.80-85.

Patik, V., McPherson, B.J., Priewisch, A., Moore, J., and Moodie, N., 2017, Factors affecting self-sealing of geological faults due to CO2-leakage: Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, v. 00:1-22, DOE: 10.1002/ghg.

Childers, M. I., Endrews, M., Burns, C., Garcia, B. J., Liu, J., Wietsma, T. W., Bonneville, A., Moore, J., Leavy, I. I., Zhong, L., Schaef, H. H., Wang, H.-F., and Fernandez, C. A., 2017, Novel highly dispersible, thermally stable core/shell proppants for geothermal applications: Geothermics, v. 70, p. 98-109, doi.org/10.1016/j.geothermics.2017.05.013.

Asai, P., Panja, P., McLennan, J., and Moore, J., 2018, Performance evaluation of enhanced geothermal system (EGS), Surrogate models, sensitivity study and ranking key parameters: Renewable Energy, v. 122, pp. 184-195.

Ali, S.T., Reinish, E.C., Moore, J. Plummer, M., Warren, I. Davatzes, N.C., and Feigl, K.L., 2018, Geodetic Measurements and numerical models of transient deformation at Raft River geothermal field, Idaho, USA: Geothermics, v.74, p. 106-111.

Plummer, M., Huang, H., Podgorney, R., Moore, J., Bradford, J., and Ohren, M., 2018, Reservoir response to thermal and high-pressure well stimulation efforts at Raft River, Idaho, submitted to Geothermics.

Asai, P., Panja, P, Velasco, R., McLennan, J., and Moore, J., 2018, Fluid flow distribution in fractures for a doublet system in Enhanced Geothermal Systems: Geothermics, v. 75, p. 171-179.

Panja, P, McLennan, J., Moore, J., 2018, Efficient simulation and modeling of multifractured Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS): submitted to Renewable Energy.

Simmons, S., Kirby, S.M., Allis, R., Moore, J., and Fischer, T., 2018, The origin and evolution of hydrothermal fluids and their flow in response to >30 years of geothermal production, Roosevelt Hot Springs, Utah, USA.: submitted to Geosphere.

Michal Nemčok

 Nemčok, M., Welker, C., Sinha, S., Choudhuri, M., Sharma, S., Venkatraman, S. and Sinha, N., 2018. Distal margin examples from the continental passive margin of Gabon. Nemčok, M., Welker, C., Sinha, S., Choudhuri, M., Sharma, S., Venkatraman, S. and Sinha, N., 2018. Proximal and distal margin examples from the eastern continental passive margin of India. In: Misra, A. A. and Mukherjee, S. (Eds), Atlas of structural geological interpretation from seismic images. First Edition, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., Hoboken, New Jersey, pp. 253-255.

Nemčok, M., Welker, C., Sinha, S., Choudhuri, M., Sharma, S., Venkatraman, S. and Sinha, N., 2018. Proximal and distal margin examples from the eastern continental passive margin of India. In: Misra, A. A. and Mukherjee, S. (Eds), Atlas of structural geological interpretation from seismic images. First Edition, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., Hoboken, New Jersey, pp. 241-252.

Reginal Spiller

Talbi, R. & Lakhdar, R. & Smati, A. & Spiller, R. & Levey, R. (2018). Aptian–Albian oil shale unconventional system as registration of Cretaceous oceanic anoxic sub-events in the southern Tethys (Bir M’Cherga basin, Tunisia). Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology. 10.1007/s13202-018-0577-6.

Molly Ellowitz Trauscht

Ellowitz, M. K., 2018, Dynamics of Magma Recharge and Mixing at Mount Hood Volcano, Oregon – Insights from Enclave-bearing Lavas, Dissertations and Theses, Paper 4544. https://pdxscholar.library.pdx.edu/open_access_etds/4544

Ting Xiao

Xiao, T. & Mcpherson, B. & Esser, R. & Jia, W. & Moodie, N. & Chu, S. & Lee, S. (2019). Forecasting commercial-scale CO2 storage capacity in deep saline reservoirs: Case study of Buzzard’s bench, Central Utah. Computers & Geosciences. 10.1016/j.cageo.2018.12.006.