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

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15 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating fracture-fluid flowback in marcellus using data-mining technologies

Zhou, Q., Dilmore, R., And, A. K. & Wang, J. Y., May 1 2016, In : SPE Production and Operations. 31, 2, p. 133-146 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Data mining
Proppants
Fluids
Well completion
Recovery
15 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of coal macrolithotypes distribution by geophysical logging data in the Hancheng Block, Eastern Margin, Ordos Basin, China

Xu, H., Tang, D., Mathews, J. P., Zhao, J., Li, B., Tao, S. & Li, S., Aug 1 2016, In : International Journal of Coal Geology. 165, p. 265-277 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
coal
basin
coalbed methane
Peat
6 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution of Strength and Permeability in Stressed Fractures with Fluid–Rock Interactions

Zhong, Z., Elsworth, D. & Hu, Y., Feb 1 2016, In : Pure and Applied Geophysics. 173, 2, p. 525-536 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

permeability
Calcium Carbonate
healing
Minerals
Dissolution
4 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution of the transport properties of fractures subject to thermally and mechanically activated mineral alteration and redistribution

Faoro, I., Elsworth, D. & Candela, T., Aug 1 2016, In : Geofluids. 16, 3, p. 396-407 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mineral alteration
permeability
dissolution
mineral
experiment
3 Citations (Scopus)
Extrapolation
Fluids
Capillarity
Phase behavior
Gases
21 Citations (Scopus)

Failure Mechanism of Coal after Cryogenic Freezing with Cyclic Liquid Nitrogen and Its Influences on Coalbed Methane Exploitation

Qin, L., Zhai, C., Liu, S., Xu, J., Tang, Z. & Yu, G., Oct 20 2016, In : Energy and Fuels. 30, 10, p. 8567-8578 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Liquid nitrogen
Freezing
Cryogenics
Compressive strength
58 Citations (Scopus)

Failure mechanisms of single-crystal silicon electrodes in lithium-ion batteries

Shi, F., Song, Z., Ross, P. N., Somorjai, G. A., Ritchie, R. O. & Komvopoulos, K., Jun 14 2016, In : Nature communications. 7, 11886.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Silicon
Lithium
electric batteries
Electrodes
lithium
9 Citations (Scopus)

Fast assessment of CO2 plume characteristics using a connectivity based proxy

Jeong, H. & Srinivasan, S., Jun 1 2016, In : International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control. 49, p. 387-412 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

connectivity
plume
Flow simulation
Physics
carbon sequestration
7 Citations (Scopus)

Fate of Sulfur during Entrained-Flow Gasification of Pittsburgh No. 8 Coal: Influence of Particle Size, Sulfur Forms, and Temperature

Krishnamoorthy, V. & Pisupati, S. V., Apr 21 2016, In : Energy and Fuels. 30, 4, p. 3241-3250 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Gasification
Sulfur
Particle size
Temperature
33 Citations (Scopus)

Fracture opening or self-sealing: Critical residence time as a unifying parameter for cement-CO2-brine interactions

Brunet, J. P. L., Li, L., Karpyn, Z. & Huerta, N. J., Apr 1 2016, In : International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control. 47, p. 25-37 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sealing
brine
residence time
Cements
cement
11 Citations (Scopus)

Fracture propagation model using multiple planar fracture with mixed mode in naturally fractured reservoir

Jang, Y., Kim, J., Ertekin, T. & Sung, W., Aug 1 2016, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 144, p. 19-27 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fracture propagation
Crack propagation
Hydraulics
fracture orientation
fracture network
3 Citations (Scopus)

Global Riemann solver and front tracking approximation of three-component gas floods

Khorsandi, S., Shen, W. & Johns, R. T., Jan 1 2016, In : Quarterly of Applied Mathematics. 74, 4, p. 607-632 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Front Tracking
Riemann Solver
Conservation
Hydrodynamics
Thermodynamics
97 Citations (Scopus)

High-Performance Lithium Metal Negative Electrode with a Soft and Flowable Polymer Coating

Zheng, G., Wang, C., Pei, A., Lopez, J., Shi, F., Chen, Z., Sendek, A. D., Lee, H. W., Lu, Z., Schneider, H., Safont-Sempere, M. M., Chu, S., Bao, Z. & Cui, Y., Dec 9 2016, In : ACS Energy Letters. 1, 6, p. 1247-1255 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lithium
Polymers
Metals
Coatings
Electrodes
4 Citations (Scopus)

High-Pressure Reactivity of Triptycene Probed by Raman Spectroscopy

Ray, P., Gray, J. L., Badding, J. V. & Lueking, A., Oct 27 2016, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 120, 42, p. 11035-11042 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Raman spectroscopy
Carbon
reactivity
carbon
polymerization
8 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrodesulfurization of Fluid Catalytic Cracking Decant Oils in a Laboratory Flow Reactor and Effect of Hydrodesulfurization on Subsequent Coking

Wincek, R. T., Abrahamson, J. P. & Eser, S., Aug 18 2016, In : Energy and Fuels. 30, 8, p. 6281-6289 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fluid catalytic cracking
Hydrodesulfurization
Coking
Sulfur
Oils
52 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of Operational Flexibility on Electricity Generation Planning with Renewable and Carbon Targets

Palmintier, B. S. & Webster, M. D., Apr 1 2016, In : IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy. 7, 2, p. 672-684 13 p., 7350236.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electricity
Planning
Carbon
18 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of rail pressure and biodiesel fueling on the particulate morphology and soot nanostructures from a common-rail turbocharged direct injection diesel engine

Ye, P., Sun, C., Lapuerta, M., Agudelo, J., Vander Wal, R., Boehman, A. L., Toops, T. J. & Daw, S., Feb 1 2016, In : International Journal of Engine Research. 17, 2, p. 193-208 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fueling
Direct injection
Soot
Biodiesel
Diesel engines
16 Citations (Scopus)

In situ performance of various metal doped catalysts in micro-pyrolysis and continuous fast pyrolysis

Yildiz, G., Ronsse, F., Vercruysse, J., Daels, J., Toraman, H. E., Van Geem, K. M., Marin, G. B., Van Duren, R. & Prins, W., Apr 1 2016, In : Fuel processing technology. 144, p. 312-322 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pyrolysis
Metals
Catalysts
Oils
Gases
6 Citations (Scopus)

Integration of pressure-transient data in modeling tengiz field, Kazakhstan-a new way to characterize fractured reservoirs

Pan, Y., Hui, M. H., Narr, W., King, G. R., Tankersley, T. H., Jenkins, S. D., Flodin, E. A., Bateman, P. W., Laidlaw, C. & Vo, H. X., Feb 1 2016, In : SPE Reservoir Evaluation and Engineering. 19, 1, p. 5-17 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

modeling
matrix
permeability
Transient analysis
well
17 Citations (Scopus)

Interactions and exchange of CO2 and H2O in coals: An investigation by low-field NMR relaxation

Sun, X., Yao, Y., Liu, D., Elsworth, D. & Pan, Z., Jan 28 2016, In : Scientific reports. 6, 19919.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nuclear magnetic resonance
coal
water
helium
adsorption

Investigation of subsequent deposit growth on pre-existing lubricant deposits: a substitutional growth model

Kouame, S. D. B., Vander Wal, R. L. & Perez, J. M. S., Aug 1 2016, In : Lubrication Science. 28, 5, p. 267-280 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lubricants
Deposits
Oxidation
Dehydrogenation
Stretching
8 Citations (Scopus)

Kinetics of oxygen transfer reactions on the graphene surface: Part I. NO vs. O2

Oyarzún, A. M., Salgado-Casanova, A. J. A., Garciá-Carmona, X. A. & Radovic, L. R., Apr 1 2016, In : Carbon. 99, p. 472-484 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Graphite
Graphene
Chemisorption
Oxygen
Adsorption
11 Citations (Scopus)

Lithofacies and pore characterization of the Lower Permian Shanxi and Taiyuan shales in the southern North China Basin

Tang, S., Zhang, J., Elsworth, D., Tang, X., Li, Z., Du, X. & Yang, X., Nov 1 2016, In : Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering. 36, p. 644-661 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic carbon
Porosity
Specific surface area
Pore size
Optical microscopy
9 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement of Setschenow constants for six hydrophobic compounds in simulated brines and use in predictive modeling for oil and gas systems

Burant, A., Lowry, G. V. & Karamalidis, A., Feb 1 2016, In : Chemosphere. 144, p. 2247-2256 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brines
Solubility
Oils
Gases
Organic compounds
52 Citations (Scopus)

Methane adsorption measurements and modeling for organic-rich marine shale samples

Wang, Y., Zhu, Y., Liu, S. & Zhang, R., May 15 2016, In : Fuel. 172, p. 301-309 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methane
Shale
Sorption
Adsorption
Organic carbon
38 Citations (Scopus)

Mining rate optimization considering the stockpiling: A theoretical economics and real option model

Zhang, K. & Kleit, A. N., Mar 1 2016, In : Resources Policy. 47, p. 87-94 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

theoretical economics
profit
economics
economic model
commodity price

Modeled response of ozone to electricity generation emissions in the northeastern United States using three sensitivity techniques

Couzo, E., McCann, J., Vizuete, W., Blumsack, S. A. & West, J. J., May 3 2016, In : Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association. 66, 5, p. 456-469 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

electricity generation
ozone
nitrogen oxides
air quality
3 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling a CuCl(aq)/HCl(aq) Electrolyzer using Thermodynamics and Electrochemical Kinetics

Hall, D. & Lvov, S., Feb 1 2016, In : Electrochimica Acta. 190, p. 1167-1174 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acoustic impedance
Thermodynamics
Electrodes
Kinetics
Current density
35 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling Low-Salinity Waterflooding in Chalk and Limestone Reservoirs

Qiao, C., Johns, R. T. & Li, L., Feb 18 2016, In : Energy and Fuels. 30, 2, p. 884-895 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Well flooding
Calcium Carbonate
Limestone
Oils
Recovery
5 Citations (Scopus)

Money for nothing? Why FERC order 745 should have died

Chen, X. & Kleit, A. N., Jan 1 2016, In : Energy Journal. 37, 2, p. 201-221 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electricity
Demand response
Manipulation
2 Citations (Scopus)
Nanostructured materials
Toxicity
animal
Nanoparticles
interaction
1 Citation (Scopus)

Network modelling and prediction of retrograde gas behaviour in natural gas pipeline systems

Jin, T., Ayala H., L. & Ityokumbul, M. T., 2016, In : International Journal of Engineering Systems Modelling and Simulation. 8, 3, p. 169-182 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural gas pipelines
Natural Gas
Network Modeling
Prediction
Gases
2 Citations (Scopus)

New Linear Partitioning Models Based on Experimental Water: Supercritical CO2 Partitioning Data of Selected Organic Compounds

Burant, A., Thompson, C., Lowry, G. V. & Karamalidis, A., May 17 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, 10, p. 5135-5142 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic compounds
organic compound
partitioning
Water
Free energy
8 Citations (Scopus)

NO2 Oxidation Reactivity and Burning Mode of Diesel Particulates

Strzelec, A., Vander Wal, R. L., Thompson, T. N., Toops, T. J. & Daw, C. S., May 1 2016, In : Topics in Catalysis. 59, 8-9, p. 686-694 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxidation
Specific surface area
Transmission electron microscopy
Kinetics
Biofuels
3 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical analysis of the source of excessive Na+ and Cl- species in flowback water from hydraulically fractured shale formations

Seales, M. B., Dilmore, R., Ertekin, T. & Wang, J. Y., Oct 1 2016, In : SPE Journal. 21, 5, p. 1477-1490 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shale
Numerical analysis
shale
Fluids
fluid
18 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical study of a stress dependent triple porosity model for shale gas reservoirs accommodating gas diffusion in kerogen

Sang, G., Elsworth, D., Miao, X., Mao, X. & Wang, J., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering. 32, p. 423-438 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Kerogen
Diffusion in gases
Porosity
Gases
Viscous flow
11 Citations (Scopus)

On the choice of analogue fluids in CO2 convective dissolution experiments

Jafari Raad, S. M., Emami-Meybodi, H. & Hassanzadeh, H., Jun 1 2016, In : Water Resources Research. 52, 6, p. 4458-4468 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dissolution
fluid
experiment
water
Rayleigh number
11 Citations (Scopus)

On the performance of Pd and Rh catalysts over different supports in the hydrodechlorination of the MCPA herbicide

Diaz, E., Mohedano, A. F., Casas, J. A., Shalaby, C., Eser, S. & Rodriguez, J. J., Jun 5 2016, In : Applied Catalysis B: Environmental. 186, p. 151-156 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2-Methyl-4-chlorophenoxyacetic Acid
Herbicides
Catalyst supports
herbicide
catalyst
6 Citations (Scopus)

On the pressure-saturation path in infinite-acting unconventional liquid-rich gas reservoirs

Becker, M. D., Zhang, M. & Ayala H., L., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering. 35, p. 97-113 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liquids
Gases
Chemical analysis
Horizontal wells
Two phase flow
12 Citations (Scopus)

On the removal of hexavalent chromium from a Class F fly ash

Huggins, F. E., Rezaee, M., Honaker, R. Q. & Hower, J. C., May 1 2016, In : Waste Management. 51, p. 105-110 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fly ash
chromium
ash
leaching
bituminous coal
8 Citations (Scopus)

On the structural and reactivity differences between biomass- and coal-derived chars

Vallejos-Burgos, F., Díaz-Pérez, N., Silva-Villalobos, Á., Jiménez, R., García, X. & Radovic, L. R., Nov 1 2016, In : Carbon. 109, p. 253-263 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Biomass
Carbon Monoxide
Desorption
Computational chemistry
16 Citations (Scopus)

Partial premixing effects upon soot nanostructure

Huang, C. H. & Vander Wal, R. L., Jun 1 2016, In : Combustion and Flame. 168, p. 403-408 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

premixing
Soot
soot
Nanostructures
Benzene
36 Citations (Scopus)

Permeability Evolution in Natural Fractures Subject to Cyclic Loading and Gouge Formation

Vogler, D., Amann, F., Bayer, P. & Elsworth, D., Sep 1 2016, In : Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering. 49, 9, p. 3463-3479 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cyclic loading
permeability
transmissivity
asperity
fluid flow
32 Citations (Scopus)

Permeability evolution in sorbing media: Analogies between organic-rich shale and coal

Kumar, H., Elsworth, D., Mathews, J. P. & Marone, C., Feb 1 2016, In : Geofluids. 16, 1, p. 43-55 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

shale
permeability
coal
gas
coalbed methane
14 Citations (Scopus)
Phase behavior
Equations of state
equations of state
Phase boundaries
Gibbs free energy
84 Citations (Scopus)

Pore characterization and its impact on methane adsorption capacity for organic-rich marine shales

Wang, Y., Zhu, Y., Liu, S. & Zhang, R., Oct 1 2016, In : Fuel. 181, p. 227-237 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methane
Shale
Adsorption
Fractal dimension
Pore structure
2 Citations (Scopus)

Pore-scale investigation on stress-dependent characteristics of granular packs and the impact of pore deformation on fluid distribution

Torrealba, V. A., Karpyn, Z. T., Yoon, H., Klise, K. A. & Crandall, D., Feb 1 2016, In : Geofluids. 16, 1, p. 198-207 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

confining pressure
multiphase flow
fluid
tortuosity
imbibition
43 Citations (Scopus)

Pore Structure in Coal: Pore Evolution after Cryogenic Freezing with Cyclic Liquid Nitrogen Injection and Its Implication on Coalbed Methane Extraction

Zhai, C., Qin, L., Liu, S., Xu, J., Tang, Z. & Wu, S., Jul 21 2016, In : Energy and Fuels. 30, 7, p. 6009-6020 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coal
Liquid nitrogen
Pore structure
Freezing
Cryogenics
12 Citations (Scopus)

Potential of genetically engineered hybrid poplar for pyrolytic production of bio-based phenolic compounds

Toraman, H. E., Vanholme, R., Borén, E., Vanwonterghem, Y., Djokic, M. R., Yildiz, G., Ronsse, F., Prins, W., Boerjan, W., Van Geem, K. M. & Marin, G. B., May 1 2016, In : Bioresource technology. 207, p. 229-236 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phenolic compound
pyrolysis
Pyrolysis
Lignin
caffeate O-methyltransferase