Publications

Bacon, D.; Cihan, A.; Coen, D.; Daley, T.; Dilmore, R.; Huerta, N.; Pawar, R.; White, J.; Bromhal, G. National Risk Assessment Partnership (NRAP) Phase I Accomplishments 2011–2016; NRAP-TRS-I-020-2016; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2016; p 64.

Dilmore, R.; Wyatt, C.; Pawar, R.; Carroll, S.; Oldenburg, C.; Yonkofski, C.; Bacon, D.; King, S.; Lindner, E.; Bachmann, C.; White, J.; Keating, E.; Zhang, Y.; Bradley, C.; Lee, R.; Chu, S.; Stauffer, P.; Huerta, N.; Bromhal, G. NRAP Phase I Tool Development and Quality Assurance Process; NRAP-TRS-II-021-2016; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2016; p 64.

 

Find a detailed list of NRAP Publications at each of the category links below:

 

INDUCED SEISMICITY

2018

Singh, H.; Huerta, N. J. Detecting subsurface fluid leaks in real-time using injection and production rates. Advances in Water Resources 2018, 110, 147-165

2017

Coblentz, D.; Lee, R.; Wilson, J.; Bradley, C. Kimberlina, California Site Characterization for Applications to Potential Induced Seismicity; NRAP-TRS-III-007-2017; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2017; p 56.

Foxall, B.; Bachmann, C.; White, J. Empirical Analysis of Seismicity Induced by Brine Injection in the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Paradox Valley PVU#1 Well and Development of an Induced Earthquake Simulation Model; NRAP-TRS-III-003-2017; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2017; p 36.

Foxall, W.; Savy, J.; Johnson, S.; Hutchings, L.; Trainor-Guitton, W.; Chen, M. Second-Generation Toolset for Calculation of Induced Seismicity Risk Profiles; NRAP-TRS-III-005-2017; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2017; p 28.

González-Nicolás, A.; Trevisan, L.; Illangasekare, T.H.; Cihan, A.; Birkholzer, J.T. Enhancing capillary trapping effectiveness through proper time scheduling of injection of supercritical CO2 in heterogeneous formations. Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology 20177(2), 339-352.

Jeanne, P.; Guglielmi, Y.; Rutqvist, J.; Nussbaum, C.; and Birkholzer, J. Field Characterization of Elastic Properties Across a Fault Zone Reactivated by Fluid Injection. Journal of Geophysical Research Solid Earth 2017, 122, 6583–6598.

Jeanne, P.; Rutqvist, J.; Foxall, W.; Rinaldi, A. P.; Wainwright, H. M.; Zhou, Q.; Birkholzer, J.; Layland-Bachmann, C. Effects of the Distribution and Evolution of the Coefficient of Friction along a Fault on the Assessment of the Seismic Activity Associated with a Hypothetical Industrial-Scale Geologic CO2 Sequestration Operation. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 2017, 66, 254–263.

Kroll, K. A.; Cochran, E. S.; Murray, K. E. Poroelastic Properties of the Arbuckle Group in Oklahoma Derived from Well Fluid Level Response to the 3 September 2016 Mw 5.8 Pawnee and 7 November 2016 Mw 5.0 Cushing Earthquakes. Seismological Research Letters 2017, 88, 963-970. 

Murray, C. J.; Hou, Z. J.; White, J. A.; Johnson, S. M. Background and Induced Leakage Risk on Seismically Active Faults; NRAP-TRS-III-002-2017; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2017; p 36.

Nguyen B. N.; Hou, Z.; Bacon, D. H.; White, M. D. A Multiscale Hydro-Geochemical-Mechanical Approach to Analyze Faulted CO2 Reservoirs. Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology 2017, 7(1), 106-127

2016

Bachmann, C. Short-Term Seismic Forecasting (STSF) Reduced-Order Model (ROM) Tool User’s Guide, Version: 2016.11-1.0.4; NRAP-TRS-III-017-2016; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2016, p 24.

Bradley, C.; Coblentz, D.; Lee, R. Ground Motion Prediction applications to potential Induced Seismicity (GMPIS) Tool User’s Manual, Version: 2016.11-1.1; NRAP-TRS-III-018-2016; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2016; p 28.

Jeanne, P.; Rutqvist, J.; Wainwright, H. M.; Foxall, W.; Bachmann, C.; Zhou, Q.; Rinaldi, A. P.; Birkholzer, J. Effects of In-situ Stress Measurement Uncertainties on the Assessment of the Predicted Seismic Activity and Risk Associated with a Hypothetical Industrial-scale Geologic CO2 Sequestration Operation. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering 2016, 8, 873-885.

Lu, C.; Sun, Y.; White, J. A.; Chiaramonte, L.; Carroll, S. 2-D Model for CO2 Leakage through a Fault with Multiphase and Non-Isothermal Effects—First-Generation Leakage Risk Profiles; NRAP-TRS-III-022-2016; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2016; p 24.

Rutqvist, J.; Rinaldi, A.; Cappa, F.; Jeanne, P.; Mazzoldi, A.; Urpi, L.; Gugliemi, Y.; Vilarrasa, V. Fault Activation and Induced Seismicity in Geologic Carbon Storage - Lessons Learned from Recent Modeling Studies. Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering 2016, 8, 789-804.

Trainor-Guitton, W.; Foxall, W.; Johnson, S. Parameter Sensitivity Analysis with the Seismicity Simulation Program RSQSim; NRAP-TRS-III-006-2016; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2016; p 24.

Urpi, L.; Rinaldi, A. P.; Rutqvist, J.; Cappa, F.; Spiers, C. J. Dynamic Simulation of CO2 -injection-induced Fault Rupture with 1 Slip-rate Dependent Friction Coefficient. Geomechanics for the Energy and Environment 2016, 7, 47–65.

Wang, P.; Small, M. J.; Harbert, W.; Pozzi, M. A Bayesian Approach for Assessing Seismic Transitions Associated with Wastewater Injections. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America April, 2016.

White, J. A.; Foxall, W. Assessing Induced Seismicity Risk at CO2 Storage Projects: Recent Progress and Remaining Challenges. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 2016, 49, 413-424.

White, J.; Foxall, W. Induced Seismicity and Carbon Storage: A Review of Risk Assessment and Mitigation Strategies. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 2016, 49, 413-424.

White, J.; Foxall, W.; Bachmann, C.; Daley, T. M.; Chiaramonte, L. Induced Seismicity and Carbon Storage: Risk Assessment and Mitigation Strategies; NRAP-TRS-II-005-2016; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2016; p 56.

2015

Finsterle, S. Practical Notes on Local Data-worth Analysis. Water Resources Research 2015, 51, 12.

Rinaldi, A. P.; Vilarrasa, V.; Rutqvist, J.; Cappa, F. Fault Reactivation during CO2 Sequestration: Effects of Well Orientation on Seismicity and Leakage. Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology 2015, 5, 645–656.

Rutqvist, J. Fractured Rock Stress-permeability Relationships from In Situ Data and Effects of Temperature and Chemical-mechanical Couplings. Geofuids 2015, 15, 48-66.

Rutqvist, J.; Rinaldi, A. P.; Cappa, F.; Moridas, G. J. Modeling of Fault Activation and Seismicity by Injection Directly into a Fault Zone Associated with Hydraulic Fracturing of Shale-gas Reservoirs. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering 2015, 127, 377–386.

Wang, Z.; Small, M. J. Statistical Performance of CO2 Leakage Detection Using Seismic Travel Time Measurements. Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology 2015, 5, 1-15.

2014

Bonneville, A.; Nguyen, B. N.; Stewart, M.; Hou, Z.; Murray, C.; Gilmore, T. Geomechanical Evaluation of Thermal Impact of Injected CO2 Temperature on a Geological Reservoir: Application to the FutureGen 2.0 Site. Energy Procedia 2014, 63, 3298–3304.

Jeanne, P.; Guglielmi, Y.; Cappa, F.; Rinaldi, A.; Rutqvist, J. The Effects of Lateral Property Variations on Fault Zones Reactivation by Fluid Pressurization: Application to CO2 Pressurization Effects of Mature and Undetectable Fault Zones. Journal of Structural Geology 2014, 62, 97–108.

Rinaldi, A. P.; Jeanne, P.; Rutqvist, J. Effects of Fault-Zone Architecture on Earthquake Magnitude and Gas Leakage Related to CO2 Injection in a Multi-layered Sedimentary System. Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology 2014, 4, 99–120.

Rinaldi, A. P.; Rutqvist, J.; Cappa, F. Geomechanical Effects on CO2 Leakage through Fault Zones during Large-Scale Underground Injection. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 2014, 20, 117–131.

Rutqvist, J. J.; Cappa, F.; Rinaldi, A. P.; Godano, M. Dynamic Modeling of Injection-Induced Fault Reactivation and Ground Motion and Impact on Surface Structures and Human Perception. Energy Procedia 2014, 63, 3379–3389.

Rutqvist, J.; Cappa, F.; Rinaldi, A. P.; Godano, M. Modeling of Induced Seismicity and Ground Vibrations Associated with Geologic CO2 Storage, and Assessing Their Effects on Surface Structures and Human Perception. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 2014, 24, 64–77.

Rutqvist, J.; Zheng, L.; Chen, F.; Liu, H-H.; Birkholzer, J. T. Modeling of Coupled Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical Processes with Links to Geochemistry Associated with Bentonite-Backfilled Repository Tunnels in Clay Formations.Journal of Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering 2014, 47, 167-186.

White, J. A.; Foxall, W. A Phased Approach to Induced Seismicity Risk Management during CO2 Storage. Energy Procedia 2014, 63, 4841–4849.

Wu, Y.; Surasani, V. K.; Li, L.; Hubbard, S. S. Geophysical Monitoring and Reactive Transport Simulations of Bioclogging Processes Induced by Leuconostoc mesenteroides. Geophysics 2014, 79, 1.

2013

Foxall, W.; Hutchings, L.; Johnson, S.; Savy, J. First-Generation Toolset for Calculation of Induced Seismicity Hazard Profiles; NRAP-TRS-III-002-2013; NRAP Technical Report Series; U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory: Morgantown, WV, 2013; p 16.

Lewis, K. C.; Karra, S.; Kelkar, S. A Model for Tracking Fronts of Stress-Induced Permeability Enhancement. Transport in Porous Media 2013, 99, 17–35.

Rutquist, J.; Cappa, F.; Mazzoldi, A.; Rinaldi, A. Geomechanical Modeling of Fault Responses and the Potential for Notable Seismic Events during Underground CO2 Injection. Energy Procedia 2013, 37, 4774–4784.

2012

Cappa, F.; Rutqvist, J. Seismic Rupture and Ground Accelerations Induced by CO2 Injection in the Shallow Crust. Geophysical Journal International 2012, 190, 1784–1789.

Lu, C.; Sun, Y.; Buscheck, T. A.; Hao, Y.; White, J. A.; Chiaramonte, L. Uncertainty Quantification of COLeakage through a Fault with Multiphase and Nonisothermal Effects. Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology 2012, 2, 445–459.

Mazzoldi, A.; Rinaldi, A. P.; Borgia, A.; Rutqvist, J. Induced Seismicity within Geological Carbon Sequestration Projects: Maximum Earthquake Magnitude and Leakage Potential from Undetected Faults. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 2012, 10, 434–442.

2011

Bachmann, C. E.; Weimer, S.; Woessner, J.; Hainzl, S. Statistical Analysis of the Induced Basel 2006 Earthquake Sequence: Introducing a Probability-Based Monitoring Approach for Enhanced Geothermal Systems. Geophysical Journal International 2011, 186, 793–807.

Cappa, F.; Rutqvist, J. Impact of CO2 Geological Sequestration on the Nucleation of Earthquakes. Geophysical Research Letter 2011, 38.

Myer, L. R.; Daley, T. M. Elements of a Best Practices Approach to Induced Seismicity in Geologic Storage. Energy Procedia 2011, 4, 3707–3713.

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