John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)

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2007
22 Citations (Scopus)

Tracer transport in a fractured chalk: X-ray CT characterization and digital-image-based (DIB) simulation

Zhu, W. C., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Polak, A., Grader, A., Sheng, J. C. & Liu, J. X., Oct 1 2007, In : Transport in Porous Media. 70, 1, p. 25-42 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcium Carbonate
Tomography
Porosity
X rays
Hydraulic conductivity
27 Citations (Scopus)

Unique and remarkable dilatometer measurements of pyroclastic flow-generated tsunamis

Mattioli, G. S., Voight, B., Linde, A. T., Sacks, I. S., Watts, P., Widwijayanti, C., Young, S. R., Hidayat, D., Elsworth, D., Malin, P. E., Shalev, E., Van Boskirk, E., Johnston, W., Sparks, R. S. J., Neuberg, J., Bass, V., Dunkley, P., Herd, R., Syers, T., Williams, P. & 1 others, Williams, D., Jan 1 2007, In : Geology. 35, 1, p. 25-28 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pyroclastic flow
tsunami
volcano
lava dome
debris flow
1 Citation (Scopus)

Upscaling using a non-uniform coarsened grid with optimum power average

Merchan, S. & Srinivasan, S., Jul 1 2007, In : Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology. 46, 7, p. 21-29 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flow simulation
Coarsening
Simulators
Uncertainty
3 Citations (Scopus)

Vibrational modes of He4 and H2 gases adsorbed on carbon nanotubes

Gatica, S. M., Lueking, A., Cole, M. W. & Mahan, G. D., Aug 7 2007, In : Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics. 76, 8, 085406.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Nanotubes
Nanotubes
vibration mode
Carbon nanotubes
nanotubes
66 Citations (Scopus)

Visualization of fluid occupancy in a rough fracture using micro-tomography

Karpyn, Z. T., Grader, A. S. & Halleck, P. M., Mar 1 2007, In : Journal of Colloid And Interface Science. 307, 1, p. 181-187 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tomography
Visualization
Fluids
Oils
Water
2008
13 Citations (Scopus)

A corresponding states principle for physisorption and deviations for quantum fluids

Kim, H. Y., Lueking, A., Gatica, S. M., Johnson, J. K. & Cole, M. W., Jun 1 2008, In : Molecular Physics. 106, 12-13, p. 1579-1585 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physisorption
Adsorption
Hydrogen
Gases
deviation
60 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of thermally induced changes in fractured rock permeability during 8 years of heating and cooling at the Yucca Mountain Drift Scale Test

Rutqvist, J., Freifeld, B., Min, K. B., Elsworth, D. & Tsang, Y., Dec 1 2008, In : International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 45, 8, p. 1373-1389 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

air permeability
Air permeability
Rocks
permeability
Cooling
64 Citations (Scopus)

An economic welfare analysis of demand response in the PJM electricity market

Walawalkar, R., Blumsack, S. A., Apt, J. & Fernands, S., Oct 1 2008, In : Energy Policy. 36, 10, p. 3692-3702 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

welfare economics
Economic analysis
electricity
Economic and social effects
Economics
3 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation of a two-stage spiral processing ultrafine bituminous coal

Benusa, M. D. & Klima, M. S., Oct 1 2008, In : International Journal of Coal Preparation and Utilization. 28, 4, p. 237-260 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ashes
bituminous coal
Coal
Bituminous coal
Coal Ash
8 Citations (Scopus)
Ashes
Waste incineration
Sewage sludge
incineration
Leaching
7 Citations (Scopus)
Ashes
Waste incineration
Sewage sludge
incineration
Leaching
38 Citations (Scopus)

A screening model for CO2 flooding and storage in Gulf Coast reservoirs based on dimensionless groups

Wood, D. J., Lake, L. W., Johns, R. T. & Nunez, V., Jun 1 2008, In : SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering. 11, 3, p. 513-520 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coastal zones
Screening
flooding
oil
coast
2 Citations (Scopus)
Specific surface area
Artificial intelligence
Carbonates
Porosity
Water
33 Citations (Scopus)

Autonomous efficiency improvement or income elasticity of energy demand: Does it matter?

Webster, M., Paltsev, S. & Reilly, J., Nov 1 2008, In : Energy Economics. 30, 6, p. 2785-2798 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Elasticity
Productivity
Energy efficiency
Energy utilization
Economics
6 Citations (Scopus)

Characterisation of solid deposits from the thermal-oxidative degradation of jet fuel

Venkataraman, R. & Eser, S., Jan 1 2008, In : International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Technology. 1, 1-2, p. 126-137 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jet fuel
Deposits
Degradation
Civil aviation
Jet engines
14 Citations (Scopus)
Deposits
Degradation
Aromatization
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Oxygen
10 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of solid deposits formed from jet fuel degradation under pyrolytic conditions: Metal sulfides

Venkataraman, R. & Eser, S., Dec 3 2008, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 47, 23, p. 9351-9360 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jet fuel
Sulfides
Deposits
Metals
Degradation
16 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of solid deposits formed from short durations of jet fuel degradation: Carbonaceous solids

Venkataraman, R. & Eser, S., Dec 3 2008, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 47, 23, p. 9337-9350 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jet fuel
Deposits
Sulfides
Degradation
Sulfur
12 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of stabilized/solidified refinery oily sludge and incinerated refinery sludge with cement using XRD, SEM and EXAFS

Karamalidis, A., Psycharis, V., Nicolis, I., Pavlidou, E., Bénazeth, S. & Voudrias, E. A., Aug 1 2008, In : Journal of Environmental Science and Health - Part A Toxic/Hazardous Substances and Environmental Engineering. 43, 10, p. 1144-1156 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ashes
X ray absorption
Cements
Solidification
Sewage sludge
21 Citations (Scopus)

Chemistry of tin monosulfide (δ-SnS) electrodeposition

Brownson, J. R. S., Georges, Ć., Larramona, G., Jacob, A., Delatouche, B. & Ĺvy-Cĺment, C., Jan 1 2008, In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 155, 1, p. D40-D46

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tin
Electrodeposition
Temperature
Optical band gaps
Sulfur
66 Citations (Scopus)

Compaction of a rock fracture moderated by competing roles of stress corrosion and pressure solution

Yasuhara, H. & Elsworth, D., Aug 1 2008, In : Pure and Applied Geophysics. 165, 7, p. 1289-1306 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stress corrosion
pressure solution
corrosion
compaction
Compaction
30 Citations (Scopus)

Conditions for entrainment into a FeOx containing slag for a carbon-containing particle in an entrained coal gasifier

Shannon, G. N., Rozelle, P. L., Pisupati, S. V. & Sridhar, S., Dec 1 2008, In : Fuel processing technology. 89, 12, p. 1379-1385 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Slags
Carbon
Sensitivity analysis
Contact angle
1 Citation (Scopus)
Curricula
Students
Energy conversion
Natural gas
Crude oil
1 Citation (Scopus)
Energy conservation
Teaching
Students
Environmental protection
Animation
29 Citations (Scopus)

Electrodeposition of α- and β-cobalt hydroxide thin films via dilute nitrate solution reduction

Brownson, J. R. S. & Lévy-Clément, C., Sep 1 2008, In : Physica Status Solidi (B) Basic Research. 245, 9, p. 1785-1791 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrodeposition
electrodeposition
Nitrates
hydroxides
nitrates
10 Citations (Scopus)

Electrophoresis system for high temperature mobility measurements of nanosize particles

Rodriguez-Santiago, V., Fedkin, M. V. & Lvov, S. N., Oct 9 2008, In : Review of Scientific Instruments. 79, 9, 093302.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrophoretic mobility
electrophoresis
Electrophoresis
Temperature
Particle Size
1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of "Marching algorithms" in the analysis of multiphase flow in natural gas pipelines

Ayala, L. F. & Alp, D., Dec 1 2008, In : Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Transactions of the ASME. 130, 4, p. 430031-4300310 3870280 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural gas pipelines
Multiphase flow
multiphase flow
gas pipeline
natural gas
7 Citations (Scopus)

Exposure assessment by physiologic sampling pump - Prediction of minute ventilation using a portable respiratory inductive plethysmograph system

Lin, M. I., Groves, W. A., Freivalds, A., Eun, G. L., Harper, M., Slaven, J. E. & Lee, L., Oct 16 2008, In : Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 10, 10, p. 1179-1186 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ventilation
ventilation
pump
Pumps
Sampling
65 Citations (Scopus)

Fracture spacing in layered materials: A new explanation based on two-dimensional failure process modeling

Tang, C. A., Liang, Z. Z., Zhang, Y. B., Chang, X., Tao, X., Wang, D. G., Zhang, J. X., Liu, J. S., Zhu, W. C. & Elsworth, D., Jan 1 2008, In : American Journal of Science. 308, 1, p. 49-72 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

spacing
modeling
material
saturation
stress analysis
66 Citations (Scopus)
fault gouge
pressure solution
healing
Salts
rocks
247 Citations (Scopus)

How sorption-induced matrix deformation affects gas flow in coal seams: A new FE model

Zhang, H., Liu, J. & Elsworth, D., Dec 1 2008, In : International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 45, 8, p. 1226-1236 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gas flow
coal seam
Flow of gases
Sorption
sorption
11 Citations (Scopus)

Hydraulic conductivity measurement from on-the-fly uCPT sounding and from VisCPT

Sung Lee, D., Elsworth, D. & Hryciw, R., Nov 26 2008, In : Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. 134, 12, p. 1720-1729 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydraulic conductivity
permeameter
hydraulic conductivity
Cones
soil classification
4 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrodynamic modeling of three-phase flow in production and gathering pipelines

Zaghloul, J., Adewumi, M. A. & Ityokumbul, M. T., Dec 1 2008, In : Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Transactions of the ASME. 130, 4, p. 430041-430048 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

three phase flow
Hydrodynamics
Pipelines
hydrodynamics
Pipe
8 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrothermal deposition of zirconia coatings on pre-oxidized BWR structural materials

Zhou, Z. F., Chalkova, E., Lvov, S. & Chou, P. H., Sep 1 2008, In : Journal of Nuclear Materials. 378, 3, p. 229-237 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

zirconium oxides
Zirconia
coatings
Coatings
boiling water reactors
3 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of significant factors in reburning with coal volatiles

Zarnitz, R. & Pisupati, S. V., Mar 15 2008, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 42, 6, p. 2004-2008 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
coal
Hydrocarbons
Free Radicals
natural gas
67 Citations (Scopus)

Implications of magma transfer between multiple reservoirs on eruption cycling

Elsworth, D., Mattioli, G., Taron, J., Voight, B. & Herd, R., Oct 10 2008, In : Science. 322, 5899, p. 246-248 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

West Indies
Volcanic Eruptions
Sanitary Engineering
29 Citations (Scopus)

Improved fluid characterization for miscible gas floods

Egwuenu, A. M., Johns, R. T. & Li, Y., Aug 1 2008, In : SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering. 11, 4, p. 655-665 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solubility
Fluids
fluid
Gases
gas
36 Citations (Scopus)

Improved low-volatile bituminous coal representation: Incorporating the molecular-weight distribution

Narkiewicz, M. R. & Mathews, J. P., Sep 2008, In : Energy and Fuels. 22, 5, p. 3104-3111 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Bituminous coal
Molecular weight distribution
Carboxylation
Helium
8 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of calcium content of biomass-based materials on simultaneous NOx and SO2 reduction

Pisupati, S. V. & Bhalla, S., Apr 1 2008, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 42, 7, p. 2509-2514 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pyrolysis
Calcium
Biomass
Pyrolysis
biomass
38 Citations (Scopus)

Injuries in U.S. mining operations - A preliminary risk analysis

Komljenovic, D., Groves, W. A. & Kecojevic, V. J., Jun 1 2008, In : Safety Science. 46, 5, p. 792-801 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk analysis
Wounds and Injuries
Health
incidence
Industry
6 Citations (Scopus)

Integration of seismic attributes and production data for infill drilling strategies - A virtual intelligence approach

Thararoop, P., Karpyn, Z., Gitman, A. & Ertekin, T., Dec 1 2008, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 63, 1-4, p. 43-52 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infill drilling
infill
artificial neural network
drilling
prediction
34 Citations (Scopus)

Interpretation of char reactivity profiles obtained using a thermogravimetric analyzer

Naredi, P. & Pisupati, S. V., Jan 1 2008, In : Energy and Fuels. 22, 1, p. 317-320 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxidation
Kinetics
Coal
Coal combustion
Bituminous coal
9 Citations (Scopus)

Laboratory investigation of the frictional behavior of granular volcanic material

Samuelson, J., Marone, C. J., Voight, B. & Elsworth, D., Jun 10 2008, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 173, 3-4, p. 265-279 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Internal friction
internal friction
volcanology
friction
debris
9 Citations (Scopus)
Metal refineries
Leaching
Toxicity
Cements
cement
1 Citation (Scopus)

Markov Bayes simulation for structural uncertainty estimation

Sil, S., Srinivasan, S., Sen, M., Ríos López, J. J., Vidal, M. M., Rusic, A. & González, M., Jan 1 2008, In : SEG Technical Program Expanded Abstracts. 27, 1, p. 1491-1495 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

seismic data
well
horizon
simulation
Gulf of Mexico
12 Citations (Scopus)

Morphology and porosity enhancement of graphite nanofibers through chemical etching

Fonseca, D. A., Gutierrez, H. R. & Lueking, A., Aug 1 2008, In : Microporous and Mesoporous Materials. 113, 1-3, p. 178-186 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Nanofibers
Etching
graphite
Porosity
48 Citations (Scopus)

Negative learning

Oppenheimer, M., O'Neill, B. C. & Webster, M. D., Jul 1 2008, In : Climatic Change. 89, 1-2, p. 155-172 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

learning
global change
ice sheet
decision making
climate change
1 Citation (Scopus)

Numerical analysis of retrograde gas behavior in fissured systems: The single-block model

Ertekin, T. & Ayala H., L., Jul 1 2008, In : Petroleum Science and Technology. 26, 10-11, p. 1141-1160 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Numerical analysis
condensate
Gases
matrix
gas
32 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical modeling of NOx reduction using pyrolysis products from biomass-based materials

Pisupati, S. V. & Bhalla, S., Feb 1 2008, In : Biomass and Bioenergy. 32, 2, p. 146-154 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pyrolysis
Biomass
Pyrolysis
biomass
oils
22 Citations (Scopus)

Physical and chemical characterization of residential oil boiler emissions

Hays, M. D., Beck, L., Barfield, P., Lavrich, R. J., Dong, Y. & Vander Wal, R. L., Apr 1 2008, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 42, 7, p. 2496-2502 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Boilers
Oils
oil
Aerosols
aerosol