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

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37 Citations (Scopus)

Nanostructured α- and β-cobalt hydroxide thin films

Brownson, J. R. S. & Lévy-Clément, C., Nov 1 2009, In : Electrochimica Acta. 54, 26, p. 6637-6644 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cobalt
Nitrates
Thin films
hydrotalcite
Nitrites
8 Citations (Scopus)
condensate
Numerical analysis
Gases
gas
Recovery
129 Citations (Scopus)
chemical process
Porous materials
porous medium
dissolution
asperity
8 Citations (Scopus)

On the methane adsorption capacity of activated carbons: In search of a correlation with adsorbent properties

Contreras, M., Lagos, G., Escalona, N., Soto-Garrido, G., Radovic, L. R. & Garcia, R., Nov 1 2009, In : Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology. 84, 11, p. 1736-1741 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methane
Activated carbon
Adsorbents
Adsorption
activated carbon
19 Citations (Scopus)

Pore-scale simulation of dispersion in porous media

Garmeh, G., Johns, R. T. & Lake, L. W., Jan 1 2009, In : SPE Journal. 14, 4, p. 559-567 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Porous materials
porous medium
simulation
dispersivity
convection
148 Citations (Scopus)

Probabilistic forecast for twenty-first-century climate based on uncertainties in emissions (without policy) and climate parameters

Sokolov, A. P., Stone, P. H., Forest, C. E., Prinn, R., Sarofim, M. C., Webster, M., Paltsev, S., Schlosser, C. A., Kicklighter, D., Dutkiewicz, S., Reilly, J., Wang, C., Felzer, B., Melillo, J. M. & Jacoby, H. D., Oct 1 2009, In : Journal of Climate. 22, 19, p. 5175-5204 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

twenty first century
warming
climate
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
twentieth century
88 Citations (Scopus)

Shear-induced dilatancy of fluid-saturated faults: Experiment and theory

Samuelson, J., Elsworth, D. & Marone, C., Jan 1 2009, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 114, 12, B12404.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dilatancy
dilation
Shearing
shear
porosity
29 Citations (Scopus)

Significant effect of grain size distribution on compaction rates in granular aggregates

Niemeijer, A., Elsworth, D. & Marone, C. J., Jul 15 2009, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 284, 3-4, p. 386-391 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pressure solution
compaction
Compaction
grain size
Rocks
7 Citations (Scopus)

Solvothermal fabrication of ZnO nanorods using ethanolic quantum dot precursors

Hara, Y., Brownson, J. & Anderson, M., Apr 1 2009, In : Physica Status Solidi (A) Applications and Materials Science. 206, 4, p. 711-717 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanorods
nanorods
Semiconductor quantum dots
quantum dots
Fabrication
80 Citations (Scopus)

Sorption capacity and sorption kinetic measurements of CO 2 and CH 4 in confined and unconfined bituminous coal

Pone, J. D. N., Halleck, P. M. & Mathews, J. P., Sep 17 2009, In : Energy and Fuels. 23, 9, p. 4688-4695 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Bituminous coal
Carbon Monoxide
Sorption
Kinetics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Spiral methanol to hydrogen micro-reformer for fuel cell applications

Gernand, J. M. & Bayazitoglu, Y., Dec 1 2009, In : Heat Transfer Engineering. 30, 14, p. 1188-1196 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microchannels
Microchannels
fuel cells
Methanol
Fuel cells
10 Citations (Scopus)

Stochastic simulation of fracture strikes using seismic anisotropy induced velocity anomalies

Sil, S. & Srinivasan, S., Oct 12 2009, In : Exploration Geophysics. 40, 3, p. 257-264 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

seismic anisotropy
anomalies
anomaly
anisotropy
simulation
72 Citations (Scopus)

Supramolecular π-π stacking pyrene-functioned fluorenes: Toward efficient solution-processable small molecule blue and white organic light emitting diodes

Liu, F., Tang, C., Chen, Q. Q., Shi, F. F., Wu, H. B., Xie, L. H., Peng, B., Wei, W., Cao, Y. & Huang, W., Mar 19 2009, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 113, 11, p. 4641-4647 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluorenes
Pyrene
Organic light emitting diodes (OLED)
pyrenes
light emitting diodes
21 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis methods, microscopy characterization and device integration of nanoscale metal oxide semiconductors for gas sensing

van der Wal, R. L., Berger, G. M., Kulis, M. J., Hunter, G. W., Xu, J. C. & Evans, L., Oct 1 2009, In : Sensors. 9, 10, p. 7866-7902 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Semiconductors
Nanostructures
Biocompatible Coated Materials
metal oxide semiconductors
Oxides
21 Citations (Scopus)

Tests of pore-size distributions deduced from inversion of simulated and real adsorption data

Lueking, A., Kim, H. Y., Jagiello, J., Bancroft, K., Johnson, J. K. & Cole, M. W., Jul 9 2009, In : Journal of Low Temperature Physics. 157, 3-4, p. 410-428 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pore size
inversions
porosity
isotherms
Adsorption
6 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of calcination on reactive milling of anthracite as potential precursor for graphite production

Clifford, C. E., Narayanan, D. L., Van Essendelft, D. T., Jain, P., Sakti, A. & Lueking, A., Dec 1 2009, In : Fuel processing technology. 90, 12, p. 1515-1523 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anthracite
Graphite
Coal
Ball milling
Calcination
134 Citations (Scopus)
chemical process
Silica
permeability
Dissolution
Mechanical permeability
44 Citations (Scopus)

Three-dimensional carbon dioxide-induced strain distribution within a confined bituminous coal

Pone, J. D. N., Hile, M., Halleck, P. M. & Mathews, J. P., Jan 7 2009, In : International Journal of Coal Geology. 77, 1-2, p. 103-108 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bituminous coal
Bituminous coal
swelling
Carbon dioxide
carbon dioxide
7 Citations (Scopus)

Update on refuge alternatives: Research, recommendations and underground deployment

Bauer, E. R. & Kohler, J. L., Dec 1 2009, Mining Engineering, 61, 12, p. 51-57 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

refuge
Health
Coal mines
Specifications
recommendation
23 Citations (Scopus)

Visual representation of carbon dioxide adsorption in a low-volatile bituminous coal molecular model

Narkiewicz, M. R. & Mathews, J. P., Oct 15 2009, In : Energy and Fuels. 23, 10, p. 5236-5246 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Bituminous coal
Carbon Dioxide
Carbon dioxide
Adsorption
50 Citations (Scopus)

X-ray CT and hydraulic evidence for a relationship between fracture conductivity and adjacent matrix porosity

Karpyn, Z., Alajmi, A., Radaelli, F., Halleck, P. M. & Grader, A. S., Feb 10 2009, In : Engineering Geology. 103, 3-4, p. 139-145 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fracture aperture
conductivity
Porosity
porosity
Hydraulics
2010
37 Citations (Scopus)

3D characterization of coal strains induced by compression, carbon dioxide sorption, and desorption at in-situ stress conditions

Pone, J. D. N., Halleck, P. M. & Mathews, J. P., Jun 1 2010, In : International Journal of Coal Geology. 82, 3-4, p. 262-268 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

in situ stress
Sorption
Desorption
desorption
Carbon dioxide
25 Citations (Scopus)
Nickel
Deposits
Iron
Metals
Sulfur Compounds
49 Citations (Scopus)

A new algorithm for rachford-rice for multiphase compositional simulation

Okuno, R., Johns, R. T. & Sepehrnoori, K., Jan 1 2010, In : SPE Journal. 15, 2, p. 313-325 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rice
simulation
phase equilibrium
Newton-Raphson method
simulator
36 Citations (Scopus)

Application of a reduced method in compositional simulation

Okuno, R., Johns, R. T. & Sepehrnoori, K., Jan 1 2010, In : SPE Journal. 15, 1, p. 39-49 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phase equilibria
simulation
Simulators
Fluids
phase equilibrium
10 Citations (Scopus)

A practical method for minimummiscibility-pressure estimation of contaminated CO2 mixtures

Johns, R. T., Ahmadi, K., Zhou, D. & Yan, M., Oct 2010, In : SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering. 13, 5, p. 764-772 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solubility
Contamination
Chemical analysis
gas
Impurities
7 Citations (Scopus)

A study of hydraulic fracture conductivity and its dependence on proppant wettability

Mora, T., Orogbemi, O. A. & Karpyn, Z. T., Oct 1 2010, In : Petroleum Science and Technology. 28, 15, p. 1527-1534 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proppants
wettability
Wetting
conductivity
Hydraulics
78 Citations (Scopus)

Canada's program on nuclear hydrogen production and the thermochemical Cu-Cl cycle

Naterer, G. F., Suppiah, S., Stolberg, L., Lewis, M., Wang, Z., Daggupati, V., Gabriel, K., Dincer, I., Rosen, M. A., Spekkens, P., Lvov, S., Fowler, M., Tremaine, P., Mostaghimi, J., Easton, E. B., Trevani, L., Rizvi, G., Ikeda, B. M., Kaye, M. H., Lu, L. & 5 others, Pioro, I., Smith, W. R., Secnik, E., Jiang, J. & Avsec, J., Oct 1 2010, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 35, 20, p. 10905-10926 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydrogen production
Hydrogen production
Canada
cycles
Thermochemistry
1 Citation (Scopus)

Chemistry of carbonaceous mesophase development and petroleum coke texture

Eser, S., Wang, G. & Wincek, R. T., 2010, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Petroleum coke
Coke
Textures
Distillation
Petroleum
28 Citations (Scopus)
Quartz
pressure solution
creep
compaction
Creep
59 Citations (Scopus)
chemical process
permeability
dilation
Dissolution
dissolution

Determination of fire signatures by thermogravimetric analysis with fourier transform infrared detection

Vander Wal, R. L. & Fujiyama-Novak, J., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of Applied Fire Science. 20, 2, p. 91-117 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

smoldering
Thermogravimetric analysis
Fourier transforms
Fires
Gases
39 Citations (Scopus)

Determining the molecular weight distribution of Pocahontas No. 3 low-volatile bituminous coal utilizing HRTEM and laser desorption ionization mass spectra data

Mathews, J. P., Fernandez-Also, V., Daniel Jones, A. & Schobert, H. H., Jul 1 2010, In : Fuel. 89, 7, p. 1461-1469 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Bituminous coal
Molecular weight distribution
Ionization
Desorption
7 Citations (Scopus)

Development and testing of proxy models for screening cyclic pressure pulsing process in a depleted, naturally fractured reservoir

Artun, E., Ertekin, T., Watson, R. & Miller, B., Aug 1 2010, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 73, 1-2, p. 73-85 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Screening
Testing
Neural networks
dual porosity
recovery method
73 Citations (Scopus)

Development of anisotropic permeability during coalbed methane production

Wu, Y., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Miao, X. & Mao, X., Sep 1 2010, In : Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering. 2, 4, p. 197-210 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Flow of gases
Porosity
Sorption
Coal bed methane
30 Citations (Scopus)

Dispersion of liquefaction catalysts in coal using ionic liquids

Painter, P., Cetiner, R., Pulati, N., Sobkowiak, M. & Mathews, J., May 20 2010, In : Energy and Fuels. 24, 5, p. 3086-3092 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ionic Liquids
Coal
Liquefaction
Ionic liquids
Catalysts
1 Citation (Scopus)

Dissolution and dispersion of coal in ionic liquids

Painter, P. C., Pulati, N., Cetiner, R., Sobkowiak, M., Mitchell, G. & Mathews, J. P., 2010, In : ACS National Meeting Book of Abstracts.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ionic Liquids
Coal
Ionic liquids
Dissolution
Liquefaction
75 Citations (Scopus)

Dissolution and dispersion of coal in ionic liquids

Painter, P., Pulati, N., Cetiner, R., Sobkowiak, M., Mitchell, G. D. & Mathews, J. P., Mar 18 2010, In : Energy and Fuels. 24, 3, p. 1848-1853 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ionic Liquids
Coal
Ionic liquids
Dissolution
Pyridine
190 Citations (Scopus)

Do topological models provide good information about electricity infrastructure vulnerability?

Hines, P., Cotilla-Sanchez, E. & Blumsack, S., Jul 13 2010, In : Chaos. 20, 3, 033122.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

vulnerability
electricity
Electricity
Vulnerability
Infrastructure
113 Citations (Scopus)

Dual poroelastic response of a coal seam to CO2 injection

Wu, Y., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Chen, Z., Connell, L. & Pan, Z., Jul 1 2010, In : International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control. 4, 4, p. 668-678 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

effective stress
coal seam
Coal
permeability
matrix
24 Citations (Scopus)

Dual reservoir structure at Soufrière Hills Volcano inferred from continuous GPS observations and heterogeneous elastic modeling

Foroozan, R., Elsworth, D., Voight, B. & Mattioli, G. S., Apr 1 2010, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 37, 7, L00E12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

volcanoes
GPS
volcano
volcanology
modeling
8 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of Ag addition on the thermal stability and catalytic properties of LaFeO3 perovskite

Rioseco, F., Radovic, L., García, X., Gordon, A. & Pecchi, G., 2010, In : Journal of the Chilean Chemical Society. 55, 1, p. 44-49 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermodynamic stability
Oxygen
Substitution reactions
Toluene
Catalytic oxidation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of initial gas saturation on miscible gasflood recovery

LaForce, T. & Johns, R. T., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 70, 3-4, p. 198-203 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

saturation
Recovery
Gases
gas
Contacts (fluid mechanics)

Enhancement of micropore filling of water on carbon black by platinum loading

Miyajima, N., Hatori, H., Radovic, L. R. & Yamada, Y., 2010, In : Materials Science and Engineering B: Solid-State Materials for Advanced Technology. 173, 1-3, p. 113-116 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
Carbon black
Platinum
platinum
Nanoparticles
12 Citations (Scopus)
Ashes
Coal preparation
bituminous coal
Coal
Bituminous coal
84 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of stress-controlled coal swelling processes

Liu, J., Chen, Z., Elsworth, D., Miao, X. & Mao, X., Sep 1 2010, In : International Journal of Coal Geology. 83, 4, p. 446-455 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

swelling
Swelling
Coal
permeability
coal
3 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution of the pore-pressure field around a moving conical penetrometer of finite size

Fitzgerald, M. & Elsworth, D., Mar 1 2010, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 136, 3, p. 263-272 10 p., 006003QEM.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pore pressure
Cones
Fluids
Porous materials
Testing
8 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental confirmation of analytical composition routes in three-phase partially miscible flow

Laforce, T., Cinar, Y., Johns, R. T. & Orr, F. M., Mar 1 2010, In : SPE Journal. 15, 1, p. 160-170 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical analysis
Drainage
Experiments
imbibition
Hysteresis
109 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental determination of permeability in the presence of hydrates and its effect on the dissociation characteristics of gas hydrates in porous media

Kumar, A., Maini, B., P.R. Bishnoi, B., Clarke, M., Zatsepina, O. & Srinivasan, S., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 70, 1-2, p. 114-122 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas hydrates
gas hydrate
Hydrates
Porous materials
porous medium
42 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental investigation of trapped oil clusters in a water-wet bead pack using X-ray microtomography

Karpyn, Z. T., Piri, M. & Singh, G., Apr 24 2010, In : Water Resources Research. 46, 4, W04510.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fluid
oil
immiscible fluid
multiphase flow
water