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

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18 Citations (Scopus)

Gas-rate forecasting in boundary-dominated flow: Constant-bottomhole- pressure decline analysis by use of rescaled exponential models

Zhang, M. & Ayala H., L., Jan 1 2014, In : SPE Journal. 19, 3, p. 410-417 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gas well
Gases
gas
well
methodology
2 Citations (Scopus)

Geodetic imaging of magma migration at Soufrière Hills Volcano 1995 to 2008

Elsworth, D., Foroozan, R., Taron, J., Mattioli, G. S. & Voight, B., Jan 1 2014, In : Geological Society Memoir. 39, 1, p. 219-227 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

volcano
magma
volcanic eruption
GPS
crust
3 Citations (Scopus)
Coal
Gases
Weathering
Coal bed methane
Hydrodynamics
44 Citations (Scopus)

Geomechanics of CO2 enhanced shale gas recovery

Li, X. & Elsworth, D., Jul 14 2014, In : Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering. 26, p. 1607-1619 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geomechanics
Recovery
Sorption
Gases
Natural gas
14 Citations (Scopus)

Gibbs free energy minimization for prediction of solubility of acid gases in water

Venkatraman, A., Lake, L. W. & Johns, R. T., Apr 9 2014, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 53, 14, p. 6157-6168 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gibbs free energy
Solubility
Gases
Acids
Water
100 Citations (Scopus)

Graphene-wrapped mesoporous cobalt oxide hollow spheres anode for high-rate and long-life lithium ion batteries

Sun, H., Sun, X., Hu, T., Yu, M., Lu, F. & Lian, J., Feb 6 2014, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 118, 5, p. 2263-2272 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cobalt oxides
Graphite
Graphene
electric batteries
Cobalt
51 Citations (Scopus)

Heterogeneous unit clustering for efficient operational flexibility modeling

Palmintier, B. S. & Webster, M. D., Jan 1 2014, In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 29, 3, p. 1089-1098 10 p., 6684593.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Agglomeration
37 Citations (Scopus)

High-performance ultraviolet photodetector based on organic-inorganic hybrid structure

Shao, D., Yu, M., Sun, H., Xin, G., Lian, J. & Sawyer, S., Jan 1 2014, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 6, 16, p. 14690-14694 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photodetectors
Ultraviolet devices
Nanocomposites
Semiconducting polymers
Dark currents
25 Citations (Scopus)

High quality ZnO-TiO 2 core-shell nanowires for efficient ultraviolet sensing

Shao, D., Sun, H., Xin, G., Lian, J. & Sawyer, S., Sep 30 2014, In : Applied Surface Science. 314, p. 872-876 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanowires
nanowires
Photodetectors
photometers
Optical switches
329 Citations (Scopus)

High-rate lithiation-induced reactivation of mesoporous hollow spheres for long-lived lithium-ion batteries

Sun, H., Xin, G., Hu, T., Yu, M., Shao, D., Sun, X. & Lian, J., Jul 31 2014, In : Nature communications. 5, 4526.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Lithium
electric batteries
hollow
Electrodes
lithium
10 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrogen storage with spectroscopic identification of chemisorption sites in Cu-TDPAT via spillover from a Pt/activated carbon catalyst

Wang, C. Y., Gray, J. L., Gong, Q., Zhao, Y., Li, J., Klontzas, E., Psofogiannakis, G., Froudakis, G. & Lueking, A., Nov 20 2014, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 118, 46, p. 26750-26763 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen storage
activated carbon
Chemisorption
Activated carbon
chemisorption
17 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of diethyl 2,5-dioxahexane dicarboxylate and polyethylene carbonate as decomposition products of ethylene carbonate based electrolytes by Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy

Shi, F., Zhao, H., Liu, G., Ross, P. N., Somorjai, G. A. & Komvopoulos, K., Jul 10 2014, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 118, 27, p. 14732-14738 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrolytes
Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy
Polyethylenes
polyethylenes
Carbonates
1 Citation (Scopus)

Identification of pitfalls in PVT gas condensate modeling using modified black-oil formulations

Vardcharragosad, P., Duplaa, A. & Ayala H, L. F., Nov 13 2014, In : Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology. 4, 4, p. 457-469 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas condensates
gas condensate
oil
modeling
Fluids
17 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of extrusion rate and magma rheology on the growth of lava domes: Insights from particle-dynamics modeling

Husain, T., Elsworth, D., Voight, B., Mattioli, G. & Jansma, P., Sep 15 2014, In : Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 285, p. 100-117 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lava dome
Domes
lava
domes
extrusion
8 Citations (Scopus)
Soot
Gas turbines
Nanostructures
Particulate emissions
Coal
30 Citations (Scopus)
Fracturing fluids
Sandstone
Flow of gases
Hydraulic fracturing
Fluids
11 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of Generalized Relative Permeability Coefficients for Electrically Assisted Oil Recovery in Oil Formations

Ghazanfari, E., Pamukcu, S., Pervizpour, M. & Karpyn, Z., Sep 30 2014, In : Transport in Porous Media. 105, 1, p. 235-253 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydraulic conductivity
Oils
Recovery
Two phase flow
Porous materials
97 Citations (Scopus)

Kinetics of nutrient removal and expression of extracellular polymeric substances of the microalgae, Chlorella sp. and Micractinium sp., in wastewater treatment

Wang, M., Kuo-Dahab, W. C., Dolan, S. & Park, C., Feb 2014, In : Bioresource technology. 154, p. 131-137 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wastewater treatment
Nutrients
Wastewater
wastewater
kinetics
49 Citations (Scopus)

Laboratory evidence for particle mobilization as a mechanism for permeability enhancement via dynamic stressing

Candela, T., Brodsky, E. E., Marone, C. J. & Elsworth, D., Apr 15 2014, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 392, p. 279-291 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mobilization
permeability
augmentation
Recovery
recovery
197 Citations (Scopus)

Large-area freestanding graphene paper for superior thermal management

Xin, G., Sun, H., Hu, T., Fard, H. R., Sun, X., Koratkar, N., Borca-Tasciuc, T. & Lian, J., Jul 9 2014, In : Advanced Materials. 26, 26, p. 4521-4526 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Temperature control
Graphene
Metal foil
Thermal conductivity
4 Citations (Scopus)

Machine learning for nanomaterial toxicity risk assessment

Gernand, J. M. & Casman, E. A., Jan 1 2014, In : IEEE Intelligent Systems. 29, 3, p. 84-88 5 p., 6871719.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanostructured materials
Risk assessment
Toxicity
Learning systems
Learning algorithms
29 Citations (Scopus)

Mapping internal structure of coal by confocal micro-Raman spectroscopy and scanning microwave microscopy

Tselev, A., Ivanov, I. N., Lavrik, N. V., Belianinov, A., Jesse, S., Mathews, J. P., Mitchell, G. D. & Kalinin, S. V., Jun 15 2014, In : Fuel. 126, p. 32-37 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Raman spectroscopy
Microscopic examination
Microwaves
Scanning
12 Citations (Scopus)

Microwave-hydrothermal/solvothermal synthesis of kesterite, an emerging photovoltaic material

Yan, X., Michael, E., Komarneni, S., Brownson, J. & Yan, Z. F., Jan 1 2014, In : Ceramics International. 40, 1 PART B, p. 1985-1992 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrothermal synthesis
Microwaves
Ethylene Glycol
Ethylene glycol
Ultraviolet spectroscopy
8 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling adaptation as a flow and stock decision with mitigation

Felgenhauer, T. & Webster, M., Feb 1 2014, In : Climatic Change. 122, 4, p. 665-679 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mitigation
modeling
damage
decision
climate change
1 Citation (Scopus)
formation water
solubility
Solubility
oil
prediction
7 Citations (Scopus)

New reduced parameters for flash calculations based on two-parameter BIP formula

Gorucu, S. E. & Johns, R. T., Apr 2014, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 116, p. 50-58 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phase equilibrium
Phase equilibria
simulation
Gibbs free energy
calculation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Optimization of breaker schedules for stimulation of tight gas reservoirs

Li, H. & Wang, J. Y., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering. 16, p. 31-43 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proppants
Cleaning
Minerals
Tight gas
Fluids

Optimization of mechanical properties of Al-metal matrix composite produced by direct fusion of beverage cans

Carrasco, C., Inzunza, G., Camurri, C., Rodríguez, C., Radovic, L. R., Soldera, F. & Suarez, S., Nov 3 2014, In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 617, p. 146-155 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

beverages
metal matrix composites
Beverages
Fusion reactions
fusion
3 Citations (Scopus)

Patent Analysis of Shale Gas Technology in China and Implications for its Exploitation

Zhang, M., Guo, W. & Lei, Z., Dec 1 2014, In : Energy Technology. 2, 12, p. 1040-1045 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industry
Solar wind
Solar energy
Wind power
Data mining
87 Citations (Scopus)

Permeability evolution in fractured coal - Combining triaxial confinement with X-ray computed tomography, acoustic emission and ultrasonic techniques

Cai, Y., Liu, D., Mathews, J. P., Pan, Z., Elsworth, D., Yao, Y., Li, J. & Guo, X., Feb 1 2014, In : International Journal of Coal Geology. 122, p. 91-104 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

acoustic emission
Acoustic emissions
tomography
Tomography
Ultrasonics
15 Citations (Scopus)

Pore-Scale Lattice Boltzmann Modeling and 4D X-ray Computed Microtomography Imaging of Fracture-Matrix Fluid Transfer

Landry, C. J., Karpyn, Z. & Ayala, O., Jan 1 2014, In : Transport in Porous Media. 103, 3, p. 449-468 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Saturation (materials composition)
Wetting
Imaging techniques
X rays
Fluids
16 Citations (Scopus)

Pore-scale multiphase flow experiments in bead packs of variable wettability

Celauro, J. G., Torrealba, V. A., Karpyn, Z. T., Klise, K. A. & Mckenna, S. A., Feb 1 2014, In : Geofluids. 14, 1, p. 95-105 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

multiphase flow
wettability
saturation
wetting
fluid
63 Citations (Scopus)

Pore structure characterization of coal by synchrotron small-angle X-ray scattering and transmission electron microscopy

Zhao, Y., Liu, S., Elsworth, D., Jiang, Y. & Zhu, J., Jun 19 2014, In : Energy and Fuels. 28, 6, p. 3704-3711 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Pore structure
X ray scattering
Synchrotrons
Transmission electron microscopy
27 Citations (Scopus)

Porous Fe2O3 nanorods anchored on nitrogen-doped graphenes and ultrathin Al2O3 coating by atomic layer deposition for long-lived lithium ion battery anode

Hu, T., Xie, M., Zhong, J., Sun, H. T., Sun, X., Scott, S., George, S. M., Liu, C. S. & Lian, J., Sep 2014, In : Carbon. 76, p. 141-147 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Atomic layer deposition
Nanorods
Graphene
Anodes
17 Citations (Scopus)

Predicting time-to-failure in rock extrapolated from secondary creep

Hao, S. W., Zhang, B. J., Tian, J. F. & Elsworth, D., Mar 2014, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 119, 3, p. 1942-1953 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stress relaxation
Stress relaxation
creep
Creep
Rocks
23 Citations (Scopus)

Preliminary evaluation of gas content of the No: 2 coal seam in the Yanchuannan area, southeast Ordos basin, China

Cai, Y., Liu, D., Zhang, K., Elsworth, D., Yao, Y. & Tang, D., Aug 1 2014, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 122, p. 675-689 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

coal seam
Coal
Gases
gas
basin
18 Citations (Scopus)

Progress of international program on hydrogen production with the copper-chlorine cycle

Naterer, G. F., Suppiah, S., Stolberg, L., Lewis, M., Ahmed, S., Wang, Z., Rosen, M. A., Dincer, I., Gabriel, K., Secnik, E., Easton, E. B., Lvov, S. N., Papangelakis, V. & Odukoya, A., Feb 14 2014, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 39, 6, p. 2431-2445 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydrogen production
electrolysis
Hydrogen production
Electrolysis
Chlorine
49 Citations (Scopus)

Propylene carbonate (PC)-based electrolytes with high coulombic efficiency for lithium-ion batteries

Zhao, H., Park, S. J., Shi, F., Fu, Y., Battaglia, V., Ross, P. N. & Liu, G., 2014, In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 161, 1, p. A194-A200

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Electrolytes
Propylene
Carbonates
Anodes
42 Citations (Scopus)

Pyrolysis of a large-scale molecular model for Illinois no. 6 coal using the ReaxFF reactive force field

Castro-Marcano, F., Russo, M. F., Van Duin, A. & Mathews, J. P., Sep 1 2014, In : Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis. 109, p. 79-89 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Pyrolysis
Sulfur
Tars
Tar
97 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid synthesis of nitrogen-doped graphene for a lithium ion battery anode with excellent rate performance and super-long cyclic stability

Hu, T., Sun, X., Sun, H., Xin, G., Shao, D., Liu, C. & Lian, J., Jan 21 2014, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 16, 3, p. 1060-1066 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
electric batteries
graphene
Anodes
anodes
23 Citations (Scopus)

Rapid updating of stochastic models by use of an ensemble-filter approach

Tavakoli, R., Srinivasan, S. & Wheeler, M. F., Jan 1 2014, In : SPE Journal. 19, 3, p. 500-513 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stochastic models
filter
Kalman filters
Kalman filter
Well flooding
77 Citations (Scopus)

Rare earth element distributions and trends in natural waters with a focus on groundwater

Noack, C. W., Dzombak, D. A. & Karamalidis, A. K., Apr 15 2014, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 48, 8, p. 4317-4326 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rare earth elements
Groundwater
rare earth element
groundwater
Water
38 Citations (Scopus)

Relative permeability of homogenous-wet and mixed-wet porous media as determined by pore-scale lattice Boltzmann modeling

Landry, C. J., Karpyn, Z. T. & Ayala, O., May 2014, In : Water Resources Research. 50, 5, p. 3672-3689 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

porous medium
permeability
fluid
modeling
wettability
19 Citations (Scopus)

Reservoir stimulation and induced seismicity: Roles of fluid pressure and thermal transients on reactivated fractured networks

Izadi, G. & Elsworth, D., Jul 2014, In : Geothermics. 51, p. 368-379 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

induced seismicity
fluid pressure
fracture network
Fluids
permeability
14 Citations (Scopus)

Silica-gold core-shell nanosphere for ultrafast dynamic nanothermometer

Sun, H., Sun, X., Yu, M., Mishra, A. K., Huang, L. & Lian, J., Apr 23 2014, In : Advanced Functional Materials. 24, 16, p. 2389-2395 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanospheres
Silicon Dioxide
Gold
Silica
gold
10 Citations (Scopus)

Simultaneous Estimation of Geologic and Reservoir State Variables Within an Ensemble-Based Multiple-Point Statistic Framework

Li, L., Srinivasan, S., Zhou, H. & Gómez-Hernández, J. J., Jul 2014, In : Mathematical Geosciences. 46, 5, p. 597-623 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Simultaneous Estimation
Statistic
Ensemble
Pattern Search
Uncertainty
52 Citations (Scopus)

Soot oxidation kinetics under pressurized conditions

Jaramillo, I. C., Gaddam, C. K., Vander Wal, R. L., Huang, C. H., Levinthal, J. D. & Lighty, J. A. S., Jan 1 2014, In : Combustion and Flame. 161, 11, p. 2951-2965 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
soot
Oxidation
oxidation
Kinetics
5 Citations (Scopus)
Glow discharges
Biological Products
Minerals
Plasmas
Fertilizers
19 Citations (Scopus)

Stability and hydrogen adsorption of metal-organic frameworks prepared via different catalyst doping methods

Wang, C. Y., Gong, Q., Zhao, Y., Li, J. & Lueking, A., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Catalysis. 318, p. 128-142 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrogen
Metals
Doping (additives)
Adsorption
catalysts
14 Citations (Scopus)

Study of borehole stability of Marcellus shale wells in longwall mining areas

Wang, Y., Watson, R., Rostami, J., Wang, J. Y., Limbruner, M. & He, Z., Mar 1 2014, In : Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology. 4, 1, p. 59-71 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Longwall mining
borehole stability
longwall mining
Shale
Boreholes