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

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Preliminary study on the feasibility of co-exploitation of coal and uranium

Cui, G., Wei, J., Feng, X. T., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Chen, T. & Xiong, W., Nov 1 2019, In : International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 123, 104098.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Uranium deposits
Uranium
uranium
Coal
coal
2 Citations (Scopus)
Radioactive waste disposal
Radioactive Waste
Solid Waste
Radium
Hydraulic fracturing
14 Citations (Scopus)

Reassessment of coal permeability evolution using steady-state flow methods: The role of flow regime transition

Wang, L., Chen, Z., Wang, C., Elsworth, D. & Liu, W., Jul 1 2019, In : International Journal of Coal Geology. 211, 103210.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transition flow
Pore pressure
Coal
permeability
coal
1 Citation (Scopus)

ReaxFF MD simulations of petroleum coke CO2 gasification examining the S/N removal mechanisms and CO/CO2 reactivity

Zhong, Q., Zhang, Y., Shabnam, S., Mao, Q., Xiao, J., van Duin, A. C. T. & Mathews, J. P., Dec 1 2019, In : Fuel. 257, 116051.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Petroleum coke
Carbon Monoxide
Gasification
Atoms
Pyrolysis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Reductive Gaseous (H2/NH3) Desulfurization and Gasification of High-Sulfur Petroleum Coke via Reactive Force Field Molecular Dynamics Simulations

Zhong, Q., Zhang, Y., Shabnam, S., Xiao, J., Van Duin, A. C. T. & Mathews, J. P., Sep 19 2019, In : Energy and Fuels. 33, 9, p. 8065-8075 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Petroleum coke
Desulfurization
Hydrodesulfurization
Gasification
Sulfur

Relationships between mechanical and transport properties in Marcellus shale

Schwartz, B., Elsworth, D. & Marone, C. J., Jul 1 2019, In : International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 119, p. 205-210 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shale
bulk modulus
Transport properties
shale
Elastic moduli

Selectivity to Olefins in the Hydrodechlorination of Chloroform with Activated Carbon-Supported Palladium Catalysts

Fernandez-Ruiz, C., Bedia, J., Andreoli, S., Eser, S., Rodriguez, J. J. & Gómez-Sainero, L. M., Nov 13 2019, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 58, 45, p. 20592-20600 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palladium
Alkenes
Chloroform
Chlorine compounds
Activated carbon
12 Citations (Scopus)

Single-atom tailoring of platinum nanocatalysts for high-performance multifunctional electrocatalysis

Li, M., Duanmu, K., Wan, C., Cheng, T., Zhang, L., Dai, S., Chen, W., Zhao, Z., Li, P., Fei, H., Zhu, Y., Yu, R., Luo, J., Zang, K., Lin, Z., Ding, M., Huang, J., Sun, H., Guo, J., Pan, X. & 4 others, Goddard, W. A., Sautet, P., Huang, Y. & Duan, X., Jun 1 2019, In : Nature Catalysis. 2, 6, p. 495-503 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanowires
Electrocatalysis
Platinum
Metals
Renewable Energy

Slip Velocity Dependence of Friction-Permeability Response of Shale Fractures

Jia, Y., Fang, Y., Elsworth, D. & Wu, W., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shale
shale
friction
permeability
Friction
1 Citation (Scopus)

Soot differentiation by laser derivatization

Singh, M., Gaddam, C. K., Abrahamson, J. P. & Vander Wal, R. L., Feb 1 2019, In : Aerosol Science and Technology. 53, 2, p. 207-229 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
soot
Nanostructures
laser
Lasers
pattern recognition
Pattern recognition
Drilling
Statistical methods
statistical analysis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Structural Differences of Spontaneous Combustion Prone Inertinite-Rich Chinese Lignite Coals: Insights from XRD, Solid-State 13 C NMR, LDIMS, and HRTEM

Zhang, Y., Zhang, X., Zhong, Q., Hu, S. & Mathews, J. P., May 16 2019, In : Energy and Fuels. 33, 5, p. 4575-4584 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spontaneous combustion
Coal
Lignite
Nuclear magnetic resonance
X ray diffraction
4 Citations (Scopus)

Surface-engineered mesoporous silicon microparticles as high-Coulombic-efficiency anodes for lithium-ion batteries

Wang, J., Liao, L., Lee, H. R., Shi, F., Huang, W., Zhao, J., Pei, A., Tang, J., Zheng, X., Chen, W. & Cui, Y., Jul 2019, In : Nano Energy. 61, p. 404-410 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silicon
Anodes
Solid electrolytes
Skin
Graphite
2 Citations (Scopus)

The Effect of Temperature on Soot Properties in Premixed Ethylene Flames

Apicella, B., Tregrossi, A., Ciajolo, A., Abrahamson, J., Vander Wal, R. L. & Russo, C., Sep 2 2019, In : Combustion science and technology. 191, 9, p. 1558-1570 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
soot
flames
Ethylene
ethylene
1 Citation (Scopus)

The effects of mineral distribution, pore geometry, and pore density on permeability evolution in gas shales

Schwartz, B., Huffman, K., Thornton, D. & Elsworth, D., Dec 1 2019, In : Fuel. 257, 116005.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pore pressure
Minerals
Gases
Geometry
Stiffness
3 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of the coal macrolithotype on reservoir productivity, hydraulic fracture initiation and propagation

Liu, Y., Xu, H., Tang, D., Mathews, J. P., Zhai, Y., Hou, W., Li, S., Tao, S., Xiong, X. & Wang, W., Mar 1 2019, In : Fuel. 239, p. 471-483 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Crack propagation
Productivity
Hydraulics

The impact of the under enforcement of RPS in China: An evolutionary approach

Fang, D., Zhao, C. & Kleit, A. N., Dec 2019, In : Energy Policy. 135, 111021.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industry
enforcement
coevolution
asymmetry
incentive

The influence of particle morphology on microbially induced CaCO3 clogging in granular media

Song, C., Elsworth, D., Zhi, S. & Wang, C., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Marine Georesources and Geotechnology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

granular medium
Calcium carbonate
calcium carbonate
Carbonates
Calcite
27 Citations (Scopus)

Thermo-hydro-mechanical-chemical couplings controlling CH4 production and CO2 sequestration in enhanced coalbed methane recovery

Fan, C., Elsworth, D., Li, S., Zhou, L., Yang, Z. & Song, Y., Apr 15 2019, In : Energy. 173, p. 1054-1077 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enhanced recovery
Recovery
Gases
Sorption
Water
1 Citation (Scopus)

The Role of Mineral Composition on the Frictional and Stability Properties of Powdered Reservoir Rocks

Zhang, F., An, M., Zhang, L., Fang, Y. & Elsworth, D., Feb 2019, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 124, 2, p. 1480-1497 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

healing
phyllosilicate
reservoir rock
Minerals
Rocks
1 Citation (Scopus)
inertia
sliding
friction
slip
Friction
Coal
Iron
Adsorption
Leaching
Manganese
7 Citations (Scopus)
three-dimensional modeling
macropore
Pore structure
Fractals
Macros

Ultra-high Areal Capacity Realized in Three-Dimensional Holey Graphene/SnO2 Composite Anodes

Liang, J., Sun, H., Zhao, Z., Wang, Y., Feng, Z., Zhu, J., Guo, L., Huang, Y. & Duan, X., Sep 27 2019, In : iScience. 19, p. 728-736 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Graphite
Nanostructured materials
Energy storage
Anodes
Composite materials
14 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrathin, flexible, solid polymer composite electrolyte enabled with aligned nanoporous host for lithium batteries

Wan, J., Xie, J., Kong, X., Liu, Z., Liu, K., Shi, F., Pei, A., Chen, H., Chen, W., Chen, J., Zhang, X., Zong, L., Wang, J., Chen, L. Q., Qin, J. & Cui, Y., Jul 1 2019, In : Nature nanotechnology. 14, 7, p. 705-711 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lithium batteries
lithium batteries
Electrolytes
Polymers
electrolytes
Open Access
Hydrocarbons
Recovery
Phase behavior
Chemical analysis
Shale oil
11 Citations (Scopus)

Uniform High Ionic Conducting Lithium Sulfide Protection Layer for Stable Lithium Metal Anode

Chen, H., Pei, A., Lin, D., Xie, J., Yang, A., Xu, J., Lin, K., Wang, J., Wang, H., Shi, F., Boyle, D. & Cui, Y., Jun 12 2019, In : Advanced Energy Materials. 9, 22, 1900858.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lithium
Anodes
Metals
Solid electrolytes
Ionic conductivity

UV and chemical modifications of polymer of Intrinsic Microporosity 1 to develop vibrational spectroscopic probes of surface chemistry and porosity

Ray, P., Gidley, D., Badding, J. V. & Lueking, A. D., Mar 15 2019, In : Microporous and Mesoporous Materials. 277, p. 29-35 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microporosity
Microporosity
Chemical modification
Surface chemistry
Pore size

Vacuum-Dried 3D Holey Graphene Frameworks Enabling High Mass Loading and Fast Charge Transfer for Advanced Batteries

Liang, J., Xu, Y., Sun, H., Xu, X., Liu, T., Liu, H. & Wang, H., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Energy Technology. 1901002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphene
Charge transfer
Vacuum
Drying
Electrodes
1 Citation (Scopus)

Variable rate and pressure integral solutions to the nonlinear gas diffusivity equation in unconventional systems

Zhang, M. & Ayala, L. F., Jan 1 2019, In : Fuel. 235, p. 1100-1113 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gases
Horizontal wells
Hydraulic fracturing
Shale
Analytical models
2 Citations (Scopus)
Electricity
Profitability
Power markets
Economics
Computer simulation

Water Vapor Sorption Properties of Illinois Shales Under Dynamic Water Vapor Conditions: Experimentation and Modeling

Sang, G., Liu, S. & Elsworth, D., Aug 1 2019, In : Water Resources Research. 55, 8, p. 7212-7228 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

water vapor
sorption
adsorption
relative humidity
modeling

Weather or not? Welfare impacts of natural gas pipeline expansion in the northeastern U.S.

Kleit, A. N., Lo Prete, C., Blumsack, S. A. & Guo, N., Aug 1 2019, In : Energy Systems. 10, 3, p. 593-633 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural gas pipelines
Natural Gas
Welfare
Weather
Pipelines

What is market manipulation? Lessons from Barclays and Powhatan

Kleit, A. N., Jan 1 2019, In : Electricity Journal. 32, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Market manipulation
Manipulation
Power markets
Energy
Liability

W-shaped permeability evolution of coal with supercritical CO2 phase transition

Zhi, S., Elsworth, D. & Liu, L., Jul 1 2019, In : International Journal of Coal Geology. 211, 103221.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phase transition
Phase transitions
Coal
permeability
coal
2020

Analytical solutions for multi-stage fractured shale gas reservoirs with damaged fractures and stimulated reservoir volumes

Zeng, J., Li, W., Liu, J., Leong, Y. K., Elsworth, D., Tian, J., Guo, J. & Zeng, F., Apr 2020, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 187, 106686.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

damage
gas reservoir
shale gas
Shale gas
Shale

Anisotropy of acoustic emission in coal under the uniaxial loading condition

Song, H., Zhao, Y., Elsworth, D., Jiang, Y. & Wang, J., Jan 2020, In : Chaos, Solitons and Fractals. 130, 109465.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acoustic Emission
acoustic emission
Acoustic emissions
coal
Anisotropy

Comparative environmental and economic life cycle assessment of high solids anaerobic co-digestion for biosolids and organic waste management

Lee, E., Oliveira, D. S. B. L., Oliveira, L. S. B. L., Jimenez, E., Kim, Y., Wang, M., Ergas, S. J. & Zhang, Q., Mar 15 2020, In : Water Research. 171, 115443.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biosolids
biosolid
Waste management
waste management
digestion

Determination of the critical flow pore diameter of shale caprock

Ma, C., Lin, C., Dong, C., Elsworth, D., Wu, S., Wang, X. & Sun, X., Feb 2020, In : Marine and Petroleum Geology. 112, 104042.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

critical flow
shale
porosity
lithology
siltstone

Dual-damage constitutive model to define thermal damage in rock

Liu, L., Ji, H., Elsworth, D., Zhi, S., Lv, X. & Wang, T., Feb 2020, In : International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 126, 104185.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Constitutive models
Rocks
damage
rock
thermal expansion

Impact of shale matrix mechanical interactions on gas transport during production

Cui, G., Xia-Ting, F., Pan, Z., Chen, T., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Tan, Y. & Wang, C., Jan 2020, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 184, 106524.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gas transport
Shale
shale
matrix
Gases

Insights from electron backscatter diffraction into the origin of fibrous calcite veins in organic-rich shale from lower Es3 to upper Es4, Jiyang Depression, China

Ma, C., Dong, C., Elsworth, D., Wang, Q., Huang, Z., Liu, H., Luan, G., Yu, B., Li, D., Yin, H., Feng, M. & He, Y., Mar 2020, In : Marine and Petroleum Geology. 113, 104131.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

calcite
veins
backscatter
diffraction
China

Macromolecular transformations for tectonically-deformed high volatile bituminous via HRTEM and XRD analyses

Song, Y., Jiang, B., Li, M., Hou, C. & Mathews, J. P., Mar 1 2020, In : Fuel. 263, 116756.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Graphitization
Methane
Tectonics
Image analysis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Multiphase flowback rate-transient analysis of shale gas reservoirs

Zhang, F. & Emami-Meybodi, H., Jan 2 2020, In : International Journal of Coal Geology. 217, 103315.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transient analysis
fracture network
permeability
Hydraulics
well

On the active sites for the oxygen reduction reaction catalyzed by graphene-based materials

Radovic, L. R., Salgado-Casanova, A. J. A. & Mora-Vilches, C. V., Jan 2020, In : Carbon. 156, p. 389-398 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Graphene
Oxygen
Soot
Electronic density of states
Biofuels
Costs and Cost Analysis
Oils
Costs
Gasoline

SANS coupled with fluid invasion approaches for characterization of overall nanopore structure and mesopore connectivity of organic-rich marine shales in China

Wang, Y., Zhu, Y., Zhang, R., Anovitz, L. M., Bleuel, M., Liu, S. & Chen, S., Jan 2 2020, In : International Journal of Coal Geology. 217, 103343.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

neutron scattering
Nanopores
Shale
Neutron scattering
connectivity

The role of fuel chemistry in dictating nanostructure evolution of soot toward source identification

Singh, M. & Vander Wal, R. L., Jan 2 2020, In : Aerosol Science and Technology. 54, 1, p. 66-78 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
soot
Nanostructures
laser
Lasers