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

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25 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of enthalpy production from fractured geothermal reservoirs using partitioning tracers

Wu, X., Pope, G. A., Shook, G. M. & Srinivasan, S., Mar 1 2008, In : International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 51, 5-6, p. 1453-1466 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Petroleum reservoirs
tracers
Enthalpy
enthalpy
predictions
Stainless Steel
slag
Slags
Stainless steel
steel
8 Citations (Scopus)

Quantifying geomorphology associated with large subduction zone earthquakes

Morgan, E. C., McAdoo, B. G. & Baise, L. G., Dec 1 2008, In : Basin Research. 20, 4, p. 531-542 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

geomorphology
subduction zone
seafloor
rupture
sill
19 Citations (Scopus)

Reductions in ozone concentrations due to controls on variability in industrial flare emissions in Houston, Texas

Nam, J., Webster, M., Kimura, Y., Jeffries, H., Vizuete, W. & Allen, D. T., Jun 1 2008, In : Atmospheric Environment. 42, 18, p. 4198-4211 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

industrial emission
ozone
plume
emission control
modeling
9 Citations (Scopus)

Relative roles of climate sensitivity and forcing in defining the ocean circulation response to climate change

Scott, J. R., Sokolov, A. P., Stone, P. H. & Webster, M. D., Apr 1 2008, In : Climate Dynamics. 30, 5, p. 441-454 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate change
climate
ocean
stabilization
meridional circulation
Carbonates
carbonates
seismic data
carbonate
modeling
21 Citations (Scopus)

Response of submarine hydrologic monitoring instruments to formation pressure changes: Theory and application to Nankai advanced CORKs

Sawyer, A. H., Flemings, P., Elsworth, D. & Kinoshita, M., Jan 4 2008, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 113, 1, B01102.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Monitoring
monitoring
kits
diffusivity
hydraulics
11 Citations (Scopus)

Risk assessment for haul truck-related fatalities in mining

Md-Nor, Z. A., Kecojevic, V., Komijenivic, D. & Groves, W., Mar 1 2008, Mining Engineering, 60, 3, p. 43-49 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Risk assessment
Trucks
risk assessment
Mineral industry
health and safety
13 Citations (Scopus)

Risk assessment for loader- and dozer-related fatal incidents in U.S. mining.

Md-Nor, Z., Kecojevic, V., Komljenovic, D. & Groves, W., Jun 1 2008, In : International journal of injury control and safety promotion. 15, 2, p. 65-75 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Loaders
Risk assessment
risk assessment
incident
Hazards
3 Citations (Scopus)

Role of carbon order in structural transformations and hydrogen evolution induced by reactive ball milling in cyclohexene

Sakti, A., Wonderling, N. M., Clifford, C. E. B., Badding, J. V. & Lueking, A. D., Nov 6 2008, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 112, 44, p. 17427-17435 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Ball milling
balls
Hydrogen
Carbon
6 Citations (Scopus)

Sediment waves in the Bismarck Volcanic Arc, Papua New Guinea

Hoffmann, G., Silver, E., Day, S., Morgan, E., Driscoll, N. & Orange, D., Jan 1 2008, In : Special Paper of the Geological Society of America. 436, p. 91-126 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sediment wave
island arc
turbidity current
sediment
bottom current
19 Citations (Scopus)

Seismic facies identification and classification using simple statistics

John, A. K., Lake, L. W., Torres-Verdin, C. & Srinivasan, S., Dec 1 2008, In : SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering. 11, 6, p. 984-990 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acoustic impedance
Statistics
Population distribution
Normal distribution
Probability density function
68 Citations (Scopus)

Short run effects of a price on carbon dioxide emissions from U.S. electric generators

Newcomer, A., Blumsack, S. A., Apt, J., Lave, L. B. & Morgan, M. G., May 1 2008, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 42, 9, p. 3139-3144 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric generators
Carbon Monoxide
Carbon Dioxide
carbon dioxide
Elasticity
7 Citations (Scopus)

Stress analysis of a borehole in saturated rocks under in situ mechanical, hydrological and thermal interactions

Sheng, J. C., Liu, J., Zhu, W. C., Elsworth, D. & Liu, J. X., Jan 1 2008, In : Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects. 30, 2, p. 157-169 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Boreholes
Stress analysis
Rocks
Hydraulics
Fluids
96 Citations (Scopus)

Structural characterization of vitrinite-rich and inertinite-rich Permian-aged South African bituminous coals

Van Niekerk, D., Pugmire, R. J., Solum, M. S., Painter, P. C. & Mathews, J. P., Dec 1 2008, In : International Journal of Coal Geology. 76, 4, p. 290-300 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

vitrinite
bituminous coal
Bituminous coal
Permian
Coal
87 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and characterization of poly(vinylidene fluoride)-g-sulfonated polystyrene graft copolymers for proton exchange membrane

Zhang, Z., Chalkova, E., Fedkin, M. V., Wang, C., Lvov, S., Komarneni, S. & Chung, T., Dec 9 2008, In : Macromolecules. 41, 23, p. 9130-9139 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graft copolymers
Polystyrenes
Grafts
Protons
Ion exchange
7 Citations (Scopus)

The effectiveness of FERC's transmission policy: Is transmission used efficiently and when is it scarce?

Kleit, A. N. & Reitzes, J. D., Aug 1 2008, In : Journal of Regulatory Economics. 34, 1, p. 1-26 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Operator
Electricity
Interregional transfers
Congestion
Electricity transmission
6 Citations (Scopus)

The Real Problem with Merchant Transmission

Blumsack, S. A., Lave, L. B. & Ilić, M., Mar 1 2008, In : Electricity Journal. 21, 2, p. 9-19 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

regulatory policy
Economics
economics
Merchants
Grid
22 Citations (Scopus)

Wear behavior of low-cost, lightweight TiC/Ti-6Al-4V composite under fretting: Effectiveness of solid-film lubricant counterparts

Miyoshi, K., Sanders, J. H., Hager, C. H., Zabinski, J. S., Vander Wal, R. L., Andrews, R., Street, K. W., Lerch, B. A. & Abel, P. B., Jan 1 2008, In : Tribology International. 41, 1, p. 24-33 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fretting
titanium carbides
Titanium carbide
Solid lubricants
Chromium
2009
128 Citations (Scopus)

Active sites in graphene and the mechanism of CO2 formation in carbon oxidation

Radovic, L. R., Dec 2 2009, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 131, 47, p. 17166-17175 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Graphene
Catalytic Domain
Carbon
Oxidation
1 Citation (Scopus)

An analysis of the pressure transient behavior of gas-condensate reservoirs

Kouassi, J. P. A. & Ayala H., L. F., Mar 10 2009, In : Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects. 31, 5, p. 449-461 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas condensates
Gas permeability
Productivity
Fluids
3 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation of a two-stage spiral processing fine anthracite refuse

Benusa, M. D. & Klima, M. S., Mar 1 2009, In : International Journal of Coal Preparation and Utilization. 29, 2, p. 49-67 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ashes
anthracite
Anthracite
Coal
refuse
31 Citations (Scopus)

An experimental study of spontaneous imbibition in fractured sandstone with contrasting sedimentary layers

Karpyn, Z., Halleck, P. M. & Grader, A. S., Jul 1 2009, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 67, 1-2, p. 48-56 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

imbibition
Sandstone
experimental study
sandstone
countercurrent
23 Citations (Scopus)

A novel fluidized bed drying and density segregation process for upgrading low-rank coals

Sarunac, N., Levy, E. K., Ness, M., Bullinger, C. W., Mathews, J. P. & Halleck, P. M., Nov 1 2009, In : International Journal of Coal Preparation and Utilization. 29, 6, p. 317-332 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

coal rank
Coal
Fluidized beds
Drying
coal
3 Citations (Scopus)

A novel physiologic sampling pump capable of rapid response to breathing

Lee, L., Flemmer, M., Lee, E. G., Harper, M., Lin, M. I., Groves, W. A., Freivalds, A. & Slaven, J., Jul 31 2009, In : Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 11, 5, p. 1020-1027 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inhalation Exposure
Ventilation
pump
Respiration
Air
55 Citations (Scopus)
Rocks
rock
Dissolution
temperature
dissolution
5 Citations (Scopus)

Compositional modeling of two-phase (Gas/Water) flow in pipes

Zaghloul, J., Adewuml, M. A. & Ityokumbul, M. T., Jan 1 2009, In : SPE Journal. 14, 4, p. 811-819 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gas flow
water flow
pipe
Pipe
Gases
16 Citations (Scopus)
Flow of fluids
Computational fluid dynamics
Flow simulation
Channel flow
Transport properties
11 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a coal shrinkage-swelling model accounting for water content in the micropores

Thararoop, P., Karpyn, Z. & Ertekin, T., Jan 1 2009, In : International Journal of Mining and Mineral Engineering. 1, 4, p. 346-364 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

swelling
Water content
Swelling
water content
Coal
6 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of nickel sulphate and magnesium sulphate on pH of sulphuric acid solutions at elevated temperatures

Jankovic, Z., Papangelakis, V. G. & Lvov, S., Jun 1 2009, In : Journal of Applied Electrochemistry. 39, 6, p. 751-759 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nickel sulfates
Magnesium Sulfate
Magnesium
Acids
pH sensors
21 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of size and density on the thermodynamic predictions of coal particle phase formation during coal gasification

Shannon, G. N., Matsuura, H., Rozelle, P., Fruehan, R. J., Pisupati, S. & Sridhar, S., Sep 1 2009, In : Fuel processing technology. 90, 9, p. 1114-1121 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Coal gasification
Thermodynamics
Ashes
Slags
7 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of reactor configuration on the yield of solid carbon from pyrolysis of low-density polyethylene

Alonso-Morales, N., Gilarranz, M. A., Heras, F., Eser, S. & Rodriguez, J. J., Dec 17 2009, In : Energy and Fuels. 23, 12, p. 6095-6101 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low density polyethylenes
Polyethylene
Pyrolysis
Carbon
Heating
16 Citations (Scopus)

Electrophoretic study of the SnO 2/aqueous solution interface up to 260 °C

Rodriguez-Santiago, V., Fedkin, M. V., Wesolowski, D. J., Rosenqvist, J. & Lvov, S., Jul 21 2009, In : Langmuir. 25, 14, p. 8101-8110 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zeta potential
aqueous solutions
Complexation
electrophoresis
Electrophoresis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Enhanced oxidative reactivity for anthracite coal via a reactive ball milling pretreatment step

Lueking, A. D., Sakti, A., Alvarez-Fonseca, D. & Wonderling, N., Sep 17 2009, In : Energy and Fuels. 23, 9, p. 4318-4324 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anthracite
Coal
Ball milling
Metals
Pyrolysis

Evaluating crystallization risks in liquefied-natural-gas (LNG) production

Ayala H., L. & Fernández L, J. E., Jun 1 2009, In : SPE Projects, Facilities and Construction. 4, 2, p. 27-31 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

liquefied natural gas
Liquefied natural gas
gas production
crystallization
Crystallization
3 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental and zero-dimensional analysis of CO2-N2 gas cyclic injection processes

Farias, M., Ayala H., L. & Watson, R. W., Aug 1 2009, In : Petroleum Science and Technology. 27, 12, p. 1360-1379 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oils
Gases
EOS
Chemical analysis
gas
11 Citations (Scopus)
corrosion
Corrosion
Corrosion rate
annular ducts
Annular ducts
31 Citations (Scopus)

Facile fabrication of Pt, Pd and Pt-Pd alloy films on Si with tunable infrared internal reflection absorption and synergetic electrocatalysis

Wang, C., Peng, B., Xie, H. N., Zhang, H. X., Shi, F. F. & Cai, W. B., Aug 6 2009, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 113, 31, p. 13841-13846 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrocatalysis
Infrared radiation
Fabrication
fabrication
formic acid
68 Citations (Scopus)

Global health and economic impacts of future ozone pollution

Selin, N. E., Wu, S., Nam, K. M., Reilly, J. M., Paltsev, S., Prinn, R. G. & Webster, M. D., Jan 1 2009, In : Environmental Research Letters. 4, 4, 044014.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ozone
health impact
economic impact
Pollution
ozone
8 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of operating variables on solid carbons obtained by low-density polyethylene pyrolysis in a semicontinuous fast heating quartz reactor

Alonso-Morales, N., Gilarranz, M. A., Heras, F., Eser, S. & Rodriguez, J. J., Dec 17 2009, In : Energy and Fuels. 23, 12, p. 6102-6110 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quartz
Low density polyethylenes
Polyethylene
Pyrolysis
Carbon
33 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of shear and deviatoric stress on the evolution of permeability in fractured rock

Faoro, I., Niemeijer, A., Marone, C. & Elsworth, D., Jan 4 2009, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 114, 1, B01201.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

shear stress
permeability
rocks
Rocks
diorite
6 Citations (Scopus)

Intelligent design and modelling of natural gas storage facilities

Mann, A. W. & Ayala H., L., Jan 1 2009, In : International Journal of Modelling and Simulation. 29, 2, p. 214-223 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas fuel storage
Natural Gas
Natural gas
Gases
Modeling

Intelligent design and selection of natural gas two-phase separators

Ayala H., L., Alp, D. & Al-Timimy, M., Sep 1 2009, In : Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering. 1, 3, p. 84-94 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Separators
Natural gas
Fluids
Intelligent systems
Processing
2 Citations (Scopus)

Jet soot: Chemical and structural characterization via XPS and HRTEM

Vander Wal, R. L. & Bryg, V. M., Jul 1 2009, In : Microscopy and Microanalysis. 15, SUPPL. 2, p. 1032-1033 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soot
Soot
X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
33 Citations (Scopus)
incandescence
aerosols
excitation
lasers
wavelengths
14 Citations (Scopus)
Ashes
Waste incineration
solidification
incineration
immobilization
80 Citations (Scopus)

Metal-oxide nanostructure and gas-sensing performance

Vander Wal, R. L., Hunter, G. W., Xu, J. C., Kulis, M. J., Berger, G. M. & Ticich, T. M., Apr 24 2009, In : Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical. 138, 1, p. 113-119 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrospinning
Chemical elements
Oxides
metal oxides
Condensation
37 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular exchange of ch4 and co2 in coal: Enhanced coalbed methane on a nanoscale

Tambach, T. J., Mathews, J. P. & Bergen, F. V., Oct 15 2009, In : Energy and Fuels. 23, 10, p. 4845-4847 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Adsorption
Molecules
Equations of motion
Molecular dynamics
16 Citations (Scopus)

Morphological, structural, and chemical effects in response of novel carbide derived carbon sensor to NH 3, N 2O, and air

Adu, K. W., Li, Q., Desai, S. C., Sidorov, A. N., Sumanasekera, G. U. & Lueking, A. D., Jan 6 2009, In : Langmuir. 25, 1, p. 582-588 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

chemical effects
carbides
Carbides
Carbon
carbon
19 Citations (Scopus)

Nanocarbon nanofluids: Morphology and nanostructure comparisons

Vander Wal, R. L., Mozes, S. D. & Pushkarev, V., May 14 2009, In : Nanotechnology. 20, 10, 105702.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
Carbon black
Nanostructures
Nanotubes
Thermal conductivity