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

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2013

Factors affecting hydraulically fractured well performance in the marcellus shale gas reservoirs

Osholake, T., Wang, J. Y. & Ertekin, T., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Transactions of the ASME. 135, 1, p. 13402-1-13402-10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proppants
Hydraulic fracturing
Gases
Low permeability reservoirs
well
127 Citations (Scopus)

Flexible free-standing graphene-TiO 2 hybrid paper for use as lithium ion battery anode materials

Hu, T., Sun, X., Sun, H., Yu, M., Lu, F., Liu, C. & Lian, J., Jan 1 2013, In : Carbon. 51, 1, p. 322-326 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Graphene
Anodes
Binders
Ions
30 Citations (Scopus)

Forensics of soot: C5-related nanostructure as a diagnostic of in-cylinder chemistry

Vander Wal, R. L., Strzelec, A., Toops, T. J., Stuart Daw, C. & Genzale, C. L., Jul 15 2013, In : Fuel. 113, p. 522-526 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
Engine cylinders
Nanostructures
Biofuels
Biodiesel
23 Citations (Scopus)

Four-phase equilibrium calculations of carbon dioxide/hydrocarbon/water systems with a reduced method

Mohebbinia, S., Sepehrnoori, K. & Johns, R. T., Jan 1 2013, In : SPE Journal. 18, 5, p. 943-951 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phase equilibrium
Phase equilibria
Carbon dioxide
carbon dioxide
Hydrocarbons
25 Citations (Scopus)

Hierarchical al-doped and hydrogenated ZnO nanowire@MnO2 ultra-thin nanosheet core/shell arrays for high-performance supercapacitor electrode

Yu, M., Sun, H., Sun, X., Lu, F., Wang, G., Hu, T., Qiu, H. & Lian, J., Feb 1 2013, In : International Journal of Electrochemical Science. 8, 2, p. 2313-2329 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanosheets
Nanowires
Electrodes
Capacitance
Current density
104 Citations (Scopus)

High responsivity, fast ultraviolet photodetector fabricated from ZnO nanoparticle-graphene core-shell structures

Shao, D., Yu, M., Sun, H., Hu, T., Lian, J. & Sawyer, S., May 7 2013, In : Nanoscale. 5, 9, p. 3664-3667 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Photodetectors
Graphene
Nanoparticles
Carrier transport
22 Citations (Scopus)

Image analysis measurements of particle coefficient of restitution for coal gasification applications

Gibson, L. T. M., Gopalan, B., Pisupati, S. V. & Shadle, L. J., Oct 1 2013, In : Powder Technology. 247, p. 30-43 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal gasification
Image analysis
Elastic moduli
Plate metal
Silicon
76 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of engine operating modes and combustion phasing on the reactivity of diesel soot

Yehliu, K., Armas, O., Vander Wal, R. L. & Boehman, A. L., Mar 1 2013, In : Combustion and Flame. 160, 3, p. 682-691 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soot
soot
engines
reactivity
Engines
26 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of gas adsorption induced coal matrix damage on the evolution of coal permeability

Zhu, W. C., Wei, C. H., Liu, J., Xu, T. & Elsworth, D., Mar 15 2013, In : Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering. 46, 6, p. 1353-1366 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gas adsorption
Coal
permeability
coal
adsorption
19 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of anisotropic mixing in miscible displacements

Adepoju, O. O., Lake, L. W. & Johns, R. T., Jan 1 2013, In : SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering. 16, 1, p. 85-96 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dispersivity
upscaling
Solubility
convection
simulation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Irradiance co-spectrum analysis: Tools for decision support and technological planning

Rayl, J., Young, G. S. & Brownson, J., Sep 1 2013, In : Solar Energy. 95, p. 364-375 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spectrum analysis
Planning
Rocks
Power spectral density
Phase behavior
28 Citations (Scopus)

Linking permeability to crack density evolution in thermally stressed rocks under cyclic loading

Faoro, I., Vinciguerra, S., Marone, C., Elsworth, D. & Schubnel, A., Jun 16 2013, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 40, 11, p. 2590-2595 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cyclic loading
permeability
crack
cracks
rocks
49 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical behavior of methane infiltrated coal: The roles of gas desorption, stress level and loading rate

Wang, S., Elsworth, D. & Liu, J., Sep 1 2013, In : Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering. 46, 5, p. 945-958 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Desorption
desorption
Methane
methane
Coal
68 Citations (Scopus)

Microcrack-based coupled damage and flow modeling of fracturing evolution in permeable brittle rocks

Lu, Y. L., Elsworth, D. & Wang, L. G., Apr 1 2013, In : Computers and Geotechnics. 49, p. 226-244 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flow modeling
microcrack
Microcracks
Rocks
damage
43 Citations (Scopus)

Microwave- and conventional-hydrothermal synthesis of CuS, SnS and ZnS: Optical properties

Yan, X., Michael, E., Komarneni, S., Brownson, J. & Yan, Z. F., Jul 1 2013, In : Ceramics International. 39, 5, p. 4757-4763 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrothermal synthesis
Sulfides
Optical properties
Microwaves
Energy gap
12 Citations (Scopus)

Mixing induced by buoyancy-driven flows in porous media

Emami-Meybodi, H. & Hassanzadeh, H., Mar 1 2013, In : AICHE Journal. 59, 4, p. 1378-1389 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Convection
Nonlinear Dynamics
Buoyancy
Porous materials
Theoretical Models
15 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling of pressure and solution gas for chemical floods

Roshanfekr, M., Johns, R. T., Delshad, M. & Pope, G. A., Jan 1 2013, In : SPE Journal. 18, 3, p. 428-439 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

surfactant
Surface active agents
Phase behavior
polymer
oil
106 Citations (Scopus)

Morphology controlled high performance supercapacitor behaviour of the Ni-Co binary hydroxide system

Sun, X., Wang, G., Sun, H., Lu, F., Yu, M. & Lian, J., Apr 22 2013, In : Journal of Power Sources. 238, p. 150-156 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

electrochemical capacitors
hydroxides
Nanorods
nanorods
flux density
102 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-attribute partitioning of power networks based on electrical distance

Cotilla-Sanchez, E., Hines, P. D. H., Barrows, C., Blumsack, S. A. & Patel, M., Jun 7 2013, In : IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. 28, 4, p. 4979-4987 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Planning
Evolutionary algorithms
Computer simulation
Electric potential
8 Citations (Scopus)

Multimodel predictive system for carbon dioxide solubility in saline formation waters

Wang, Z., Small, M. J. & Karamalidis, A. K., Feb 5 2013, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 47, 3, p. 1407-1415 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

formation water
Carbon Dioxide
solubility
Solubility
carbon dioxide
21 Citations (Scopus)

Multiple adaptation types with mitigation: A framework for policy analysis

Felgenhauer, T. & Webster, M., Dec 1 2013, In : Global Environmental Change. 23, 6, p. 1556-1565 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

policy analysis
mitigation
uncertainty
damages
climate change
20 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-trace basis pursuit inversion with spatial regularization

Zhang, R., Sen, M. K. & Srinivasan, S., Jun 1 2013, In : Journal of Geophysics and Engineering. 10, 3, 035012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

continuity
inversions
reflectance
reflectivity
Derivatives
11 Citations (Scopus)

Nanocomposite synthesis and characterization of Kesterite, Cu 2ZnSnS4 (CZTS) for photovoltaic applications

Michael, E. K., Norcini, D., Komarneni, S. & Brownson, J., Sep 1 2013, In : Ceramics International. 39, 7, p. 7935-7941 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanocomposites
Tin
Sulfur
Processing
Metals
34 Citations (Scopus)

Not quite a myriad of gene patents

Graff, G. D., Phillips, D., Lei, Z., Oh, S., Nottenburg, C. & Pardey, P. G., Jan 1 2013, In : Nature Biotechnology. 31, 5, p. 404-410 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genes
Genetics
5 Citations (Scopus)

Novel simplification approach for large-scale structural models of coal: Three-dimensional molecules to two-dimensional lattices. Part 3: Reactive lattice simulations

Alvarez, Y. E., Moreno, B. M., Klein, M. T., Watson, J. K., Castro-Marcano, F. & Mathews, J. P., Jun 20 2013, In : Energy and Fuels. 27, 6, p. 2915-2922 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Molecules
Kinetics
Ethers
Thermolysis
10 Citations (Scopus)

Operational constraints and hydrologic variability limit hydropower in supporting wind integration

Fernandez, A. R., Blumsack, S. A. & Reed, P. M., Apr 2013, In : Environmental Research Letters. 8, 2, 024037.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dams
Wind power
dam
Carbon
Drought
33 Citations (Scopus)

Optical properties of sputtered SnS thin films for photovoltaic absorbers

Banai, R. E., Lee, H., Motyka, M. A., Chandrasekharan, R., Podraza, N. J., Brownson, J. & Horn, M. W., 2013, In : IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics. 3, 3, p. 1084-1089 6 p., 6484868.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tin
absorbers
Optical properties
optical properties
Thin films
8 Citations (Scopus)

Oxidation reactivity and structure of LDPE-derived solid carbons: A temperature-programmed oxidation study

Alonso-Morales, N., Gilarranz, M. A., Heras, F., Rodriguez, J. J. & Eser, S., Feb 21 2013, In : Energy and Fuels. 27, 2, p. 1151-1161 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Low density polyethylenes
Polyethylene
Carbon
Oxidation
Temperature
7 Citations (Scopus)

Parametric study of fracture treatment parameters for ultra-tight gas reservoirs

Abaa, K., Wang, J. Y. & Ityokumbul, M. T., Sep 1 2013, In : Journal of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology. 3, 3, p. 159-168 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Proppants
fracture geometry
fluid
Fluids
gel
125 Citations (Scopus)
coal seam
Coal
permeability
coal
Desorption
21 Citations (Scopus)

Permeability evolution in carbonate fractures: Competing roles of confining stress and fluid pH

Ishibashi, T., McGuire, T. P., Watanabe, N., Tsuchiya, N. & Elsworth, D., Jul 15 2013, In : Water Resources Research. 49, 5, p. 2828-2842 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

permeability
carbonate
fluid
asperity
dissolution
80 Citations (Scopus)

Permeability prediction of coalbed methane reservoirs during primary depletion

Liu, S. & Harpalani, S., Jul 1 2013, In : International Journal of Coal Geology. 113, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

coalbed methane
permeability
prediction
Coal
coal
72 Citations (Scopus)

Physical and chemical characterization of SIDI engine particulates

Gaddam, C. K. & Vander Wal, R. L., Nov 1 2013, In : Combustion and Flame. 160, 11, p. 2517-2528 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

spark ignition
Direct injection
Electric sparks
particulates
Soot
43 Citations (Scopus)

Progress of international hydrogen production network for the thermochemical Cu-Cl cycle

Naterer, G. F., Suppiah, S., Stolberg, L., Lewis, M., Wang, Z., Dincer, I., Rosen, M. A., Gabriel, K., Secnik, E., Easton, E. B., Pioro, I., Lvov, S., Jiang, J., Mostaghimi, J., Ikeda, B. M., Rizvi, G., Lu, L., Odukoya, A., Spekkens, P., Fowler, M. & 1 others, Avsec, J., Jan 24 2013, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 38, 2, p. 740-759 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydrogen production
Hydrogen production
cycles
Industrial wastes
Waste heat
75 Citations (Scopus)

Pseudocapacitance of amorphous TiO2 thin films anchored to graphene and carbon nanotubes using atomic layer deposition

Sun, X., Xie, M., Travis, J. J., Wang, G., Sun, H., Lian, J. & George, S. M., Nov 7 2013, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 117, 44, p. 22497-22508 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Nanotubes
Graphite
Atomic layer deposition
Amorphous films
atomic layer epitaxy
41 Citations (Scopus)

Regional air quality impacts of increased natural gas production and use in texas

Pacsi, A. P., Alhajeri, N. S., Zavala-Araiza, D., Webster, M. D. & Allen, D. T., Apr 2 2013, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 47, 7, p. 3521-3527 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Air quality
gas production
natural gas
Natural gas
electricity generation
9 Citations (Scopus)
Gases
Pressure drop
Flow rate
Specifications
10 Citations (Scopus)

Resource adequacy reliability and the impacts of capacity subsidies in competitive electricity markets

Briggs, R. J. & Kleit, A., Nov 1 2013, In : Energy Economics. 40, p. 297-305 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric lines
Screening
Costs
Power markets
Adequacy
17 Citations (Scopus)

Rockets and feathers in power futures markets? Evidence from the second phase of the EU ETS

Lo Prete, C. & Norman, C. S., Mar 1 2013, In : Energy Economics. 36, p. 312-321 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rockets
Electricity
Financial markets
Futures markets
Co2
30 Citations (Scopus)

Roles of coal heterogeneity on evolution of coal permeability under unconstrained boundary conditions

Chen, Z., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Pan, Z. & Wang, S., Nov 1 2013, In : Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering. 15, p. 38-52 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Boundary conditions
Swelling
Elastic moduli
Gases
30 Citations (Scopus)
buoyancy-driven flow
Buoyancy
Stability Analysis
buoyancy
Natural Convection
20 Citations (Scopus)

Straightline analysis of flow rate vs. cumulative-production data for the explicit determination of gas reserves

Ye, P., Luis, F. & Ayala H., L., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology. 52, 4, p. 296-305 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gases
Flow rate
Curve fitting
Natural gas
Fluids
9 Citations (Scopus)
compaction
Compaction
Dissolution
pore space
dissolution
2 Citations (Scopus)

Superposition of steady-state coning solutions for multiple wells with reservoir boundaries

Ansari, R. Z. & Johns, R. T., Aug 1 2013, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 108, p. 362-369 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aspect ratio
well
Capillarity
Two phase flow
Boundary conditions
15 Citations (Scopus)

Technology variation vs. R&D uncertainty: What matters most for energy patent success?

Popp, D., Santen, N., Fisher-Vanden, K. & Webster, M., Nov 1 2013, In : Resource and Energy Economics. 35, 4, p. 505-533 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Uncertainty
Patents
Energy
Empirical study
Energy technology
11 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of thermal stress and fluid pressure on induced seismicity during stimulation to production within fractured reservoirs

Izadi, G. & Elsworth, D., Oct 1 2013, In : Terra Nova. 25, 5, p. 374-380 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

induced seismicity
fluid pressure
seismicity
hydrodynamics
drawdown
penetrometer
pressure field
Pore pressure
pore pressure
penetration
16 Citations (Scopus)

Time-lapse seismic data registration and inversion for CO2 sequestration study at Cranfield

Zhang, R., Song, X., Fomel, S., Sen, M. K. & Srinivasan, S., Jan 1 2013, In : Geophysics. 78, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acoustic impedance
carbon sequestration
seismic data
Rocks
acoustics
17 Citations (Scopus)
Acoustic impedance
Glossaries
Sandstone
carbon sequestration
Carbon dioxide
38 Citations (Scopus)

Trace metal source terms in carbon sequestration environments

Karamalidis, A. K., Torres, S. G., Hakala, J. A., Shao, H., Cantrell, K. J. & Carroll, S., Jan 2 2013, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 47, 1, p. 322-329 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drinking Water
carbon sequestration
trace metal
leakage
Carbon