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Journal Publications, Conference Presentations, Dissertations


Journal Publications

Soley supported by the EFRC
Goertz-Allmann, B.P., S.J. Gibbons, V. Oye, R. Bauer, and R. Will, 2017, Characterization of induced seismicity patterns derived from internal structure in event clusters: Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, v. 122, no. 5, p. 3,875–3,894. doi: 10.1002/2016JB013731.

Botto, J., S. Fuchs, B. Fouke, A. Clarens, J. Freiburg, P. Berger, C. Werth, 2017, Effects of mineral surface properties on supercritical CO2 wettability in a siliciclastic reservoir: ACS Energy & Fuels, v. 31, no. 5, p. 5,275–5,285. doi: 10.1021/acs.energyfuels.6b03336.

Gershenzon, N.I., R.W. Ritzi Jr., D.F. Dominic, E. Mehnert, 2017, Effective constitutive relations for simulating CO2 capillary trapping in heterogeneous reservoirs with fluvial sedimentary architecture: Geomechanics and Geophysics for Geo-Energy and Geo-Resources, p. 1–15. doi: 10.1007/s40948-017-0057-3.

Gershenzon, N.I, R.W. Ritzi Jr., D.F. Dominic, E. Mehnert, and R.T. Okwen, 2017, Capillary trapping of CO2 in heterogeneous reservoirs during the injection period: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 59, p. 13–23. doi: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2017.02.002.

Bakhshian, S., and M. Sahimi, 2017, Adsorption-induced swelling of porous media: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 57, p. 1–13. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.12.011

Bakhshian, S., and M. Sahimi, 2016, Computer simulation of the effect of deformation on the morphology and flow properties of porous media: Physical Review E, v. 94, p. 042903-1– 042903-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.94.042903

Gershenzon, N., R.W. Ritzi Jr., D.F. Dominic, E. Mehnert, and R.T. Okwen, 2016, Comparison of CO2 trapping in highly heterogeneous reservoirs with Brooks-Corey and van Genuchten type capillary pressure curves: Advances in Water Resources, v. 96, p. 225–236. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2016.07.022

Ritzi, R.W., J.T. Freiburg, and N.D. Webb, 2016, Understanding the (co)variance in petrophysical properties of CO2 reservoirs comprising fluvial sedimentary architecture: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 51, p. 423–434. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.05.001

Klokov, A., and B. Hardage, 2016, SV-P and S-S imaging at a CO2 storage site using vertical seismic profiling data: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 46, p. 259–270. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.01.014

Gershenzon, N.I., R.W. Ritzi Jr., D.F. Dominic, M. Soltanian, E. Mehnert, and R.T. Okwen, 2015, Influence of small-scale fluvial architecture on CO2 trapping processes in deep brine reservoirs: Water Resources Research, v. 51, p. 8240–8256. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2015WR017638

Partially supported by the EFRC

Soltanian, M.R., M.A. Amooie, N. Gershenzon, Z. Dai, F. Xiong, R. Ritzi, D. Cole, J. Moortgat, submitted, Dissolution trapping of carbon dioxide in heterogeneous aquifers: Energy and Environmental Science. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.7b01540.

Malmir, H., M. Sahimi, and M.R.R. Tabar, 2016, Microstructural characterization of random packings of cubic particles: Scientific Reports, v. 6, p.1–9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep35024

Freiburg, J.T., R.W. Ritzi, and K.S. Kehoe, 2016, Depositional and diagenetic controls on anomalously high porosity within a deeply buried CO2 storage reservoir—The Cambrian Mt. Simon Sandstone, Illinois Basin, USA: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 55, p. 42–54. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.11.005

Tsuji, T., F. Jiang, and K.T. Christensen, 2016, Characterization of immiscible fluid displacement processes with various capillary numbers and viscosity ratios in 3D natural sandstone: Advances in Water Resources, v. 95, p. 3–15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2016.03.005

Singh, R., H. Yoon, R.A. Sanford, L. Katz, B.W. Fouke, and C.J. Werth, 2015, Metabolism-induced CaCO3 biomineralization during reactive transport in a micromodel: Implications for porosity alteration: Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 49, no. 20, p. 12094–12104. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.5b00152

Laleian, A., A.V. Valocchi, and C.J. Werth, 2015, An Incompressible, Depth-averaged Lattice Boltzmann method for liquid flow in microfluidic devices with variable aperture: Computation, v. 3, no. 4, p. 600–615. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/computation3040600

Yoon, H., Q. Kang, A.J. Valocchi, 2015, Lattice Boltzmann-Based Approaches for Pore-Scale Reactive Transport: Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, v. 80, no. 1, p. 393–431. http://dx.doi.org/10.2138/rmg.2015.80.12



Conference abstracts, papers, and presentations

Citations
Damico, J.R., R.W. Ritzi Jr., N.I. Gershenzon, and R.T. Okwen, 2016, Comparing geocellular models of fluvial architecture in simulations of residual CO2 trapping: North-Central Geological Society of America meeting, Champaign, April 18–19.

Gershenzon, N.I., R.W. Ritzi Jr., D.F. Dominic, R.T. Okwen, E. Mehnert, and C. Patterson, 2016, CO2 trapping in reservoirs with fluvial sedimentary architecture: North-Central Geological Society of America meeting, Champaign, April 18–19.

Li, Y., F. Kazemifar, G. Blois, and K.T. Christensen, 2016, Micro-PIV study of multiphase flow of water and supercritical CO2 in 2D heterogeneous porous micromodels at reservoir conditions: North-Central Geological Society of America meeting, Champaign, April 18–19.

Mehnert, E., Y. Chen, N.I. Gershenzon, A.H. Kohanpur, R.T. Okwen, C. Patterson, R.W. Ritzi Jr., and A.J. Valocchi, 2016, Effect of model complexity and relative permeability inputs on geologic carbon sequestration modeling: North-Central Geological Society of America meeting, Champaign, April 18–19.

Moore, J., D.F. Dominic, and R.W. Ritzi Jr., 2016, Lamotte Sandstone of southeastern Missouri: Sedimentary architecture and paleochannel dimensions: North-Central Geological Society of America meeting, Champaign, April 18–19. (poster)

Zhou, R., J. Best, A. Reesink, and J.R. Damico, 2016, Integration of laser scanning, digital photogrammetry and UAVs for the digital outcrop modelling of Lamotte Formation in Missouri: North-Central Geological Society of America meeting, Champaign, April 18–19. (poster)

Botto, J., C. Werth, B. Fouke, and A. Valocchi, 2015, CO2 wettability of the Mt. Simon Sandstone and implications for predicting pore scale transport: American Geophysical Union fall meeting, San Francisco, California, December 14–18.

Christensen, K., F. Kazemifar, and G. Blois, 2015, Biofilm-flow interactions in aquatic environments: American Geophysical Union fall meeting, San Francisco, California, December 14–18.

Freiburg, J., N. Webb, J. Best, J. Tudek, R. Ritzi, D. Dominic, J. Pendleton, A. Kohanpur, and Y. Li, 2015, Recent advances in characterizing depositional facies and pore network modeling in context of carbon capture storage: An example from the Cambrian Mt. Simon Sandstone in the Illinois Basin: American Geophysical Union fall meeting, San Francisco, California, December 14–18.

Gershenzon, N., R. Ritzi, D. Dominic, E. Mehnert, R. Okwen, 2015, CO2 trapping in reservoirs with fluvial architecture: Sensitivity to heterogeneity and hysteresis in characteristic relationships for different rock types: American Geophysical Union fall meeting, San Francisco, California,
December 14–18.

Goertz-Allman, B., V. Oye, and S. Gibbons, 2015, Deriving geomechanical constraints from microseismic monitoring demonstrated with data from the Decatur CO2 sequestration site: American Geophysical Union fall meeting, San Francisco, California, December 14–18.

Mehnert, E., R. Ritzi, N. Gershenzon, C. Patterson, A. Valocchi, and A. Kohanpur, 2015, The impact of model complexity on CO2 saturation and mass balance: American Geophysical Union fall meeting, San Francisco, California, December 14–18.

Valocchi, A., Y. Chen, and A. Kohanpur, 2015, Comparison of the Shan-Chen and color-fluid models in Lattice Boltzmann simulation of two-phase flow in porous media: American Geophysical Union fall meeting, San Francisco, California, December 14–18.

Ritzi, R. N. Gershenzon, D. Dominic, E. Mehnert, R. Okwen, 2015, Capillary trapping of CO2 in reservoirs with fluvial architecture: Geological Society of America, Baltimore, Maryland, November 1–4.



Dissertations

Forthcoming.

 


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