Ninth Year Annual Report:
Carbon Storage: Publications
Bachu, S. and M.A. Celia (2009), "Assessing the Potential for CO2 Leakage, Particularly through Wells, from CO2 Storage Sites", in The Science and Technology of Carbon Sequestration, AGU Monograph.
Celia, M.A. and J.M. Nordbotten (2009), "Practical Modeling Approaches for Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide", Ground Water, 47(5), 627-638.
Celia, M.A., J.M. Nordbotten, B. Court, M. Dobossy, and S. Bachu (in review), "Field-scale Application of a Semi-analytical Model for Estimation of Leakage Potential along Old Wells", International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control.
Class, H., A. Ebigbo, R. Helmig, H. Dahle, J.M. Nordbotten, M.A. Celia, P. Audigane, M. Darcis, J. Ennis- King, Y. Fan, B. Flemisch, S. Gasda, M. Jin, S. Krug, D. Labregere, A. Naderi, R.J. Pawar, A. Sbai, S.G. Thomas, and L. Trenty (2009), "A Benchmark Study on Problems Related to CO2 Storage in Geological Formations: Summary and Discussion of the Results", Computational Geosciences, 13, 409- 434.
Crow, W., J.W. Carey, S. Gasda, D.B. Williams, and M. Celia (2009), "Wellbore Integrity Analysis of a Natural CO2 Producer", International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, published online 26 November 2009.
Debenedetti, P. G. and S. Sarupria, S. (2009), "Hydrate Molecular Ballet," Science 326 (5956), 1070-1071.
Duguid, A. and G.W. Scherer (in press) "Degradation of Oilwell Cement Due to Exposure to Carbonated Brine", Int. J. Greenhouse Gas Control.
Duguid. A. and G.W. Scherer (in preparation)," "Degradation of Oilwell Cement Due to Exposure to Carbonated Brine at the Cement- Rock Interface."
Ellis, B.R., L.E. Crandell, and C.A. Peters (2009), "Limitations for Brine Acidification due to SO2 co- Injection in Geological Carbon Sequestration", International Journal for Greenhouse Gas Control, published online 21 December 2009.
Gasda, S.E., J.M. Nordbotten, and M.A. Celia (2009), "Vertical Equilibrium with Sub-scale Analytical Methods for Geological CO2 Sequestration", Computational Geosciences, 13, 469-481.
Gasda, S.E., J.M. Nordbotten, and M.A. Celia (in review), "Verticallyaveraged Approaches for CO2 Injection with Solubility Trapping", Water Resources Research.
Goumiri, I. and J.H. Prevost (submitted), "Cell to Node Projections: An Assessment of Error", Int. J. Numerical Methods in Engineering.
Huet, B.M., J.H. Prevost and G.W. Scherer (in press) "Quantitative Reactive Transport Modeling of Portland Cement in CO2 Saturated Water", Int. J. Greenhouse Gas Control.
Keilegavlen, E., J. M. Nordbotten and I. Aavatsmark (2009), "Sufficient Criteria are also necessary for Control Volume Methods," Applied Mathematics Letters, 22(8), 1178- 1180.
Motley, M.R. and J.H. Prevost (in press) "Simulation of Transient Heat Conduction using One-Dimensional Mapped Infinite Elements", Int. J. Numerical Methods in Engineering. Nordbotten, J.M., D. Kavetski, M.A. Celia, S. Bachu (2009), "Model for CO2 Leakage including Multiple Geological Layers and Multiple Leaky Wells," Environmental Science and Technology, 43, 743- 749.
Nordbotten, J. M. (2009), "Adaptive Variational Multiscale Methods for Multi-phase Flow in Porous Media, SIAM Multiscale Modeling and Simulation, 7(3), 1455-1473.
Nordbotten, J. M. (2009), Multiscale methods for multiphase flow in porous media, In M. Berkovier, M. J. Gander, R. Kornhuber, O. Widlund (Eds.), Domain Decomposition Methods in Science and Engineering XVIII, Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering Vol 70, 39-50.
Nordbotten, J. M. (2009), Variational and heterogeneous multiscale methods, Proceedings of ENUMATH 2009, Uppsala, Sweden, June 29-July 3.
Nordbotten, J.M., J.P. Nogues, and M.A. Celia (2009), "Appropriate Choice of Average Pressure for Upscaling Relative permeability in Dynamic Flow Conditions," SPE Journal, published online 17 December 2009.
Person, M., A. Banerjee, J. Rupp, C. Medina, P. Lichtner, C. Gable, R. Pawar, M. Celia, J. MacIntosh, and V. Bense (in press), "Assessment of Basin-scale Hydrologic Impacts of CO2 Sequestration, Illinois Basin", International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control.
Peters, C.A. (2009), "Accessibilities of Reactive Minerals in Consolidated Sedimentary Rock: An Imaging Study of Three Sandstones", Chemical Geology, 265 (1-2), 198- 208.
Preisig, M. and J.H. Prevost (submitted), "Stabilization procedures in coupled poroelasticity problems: a critical assessment", Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 2009.
Pruess, K., J. M. Nordbotten, K. Zhang (2009), Numerical simulation studies of the long-term evolution of a CO2 plume under a sloping caprock, Proceedings of the TOUGH Symposium 2009, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, California, USA, September 14-16.
Scherer, G.W. and B. Huet (2009), "Carbonation of Wellbore Cement by CO2 Diffusion from Caprock", Int. J. Greenhouse Gas Control 3, 731– 735.
Scherer, G.W., B. Kutchko, N. Thaulow, A. Duguid, B. Mook (in press), "Structure and Composition of Cement from a Well at Teapot Dome: Implications for Geologic Sequestration", Int. J. Greenhouse Gas Control.
Scherer, G.W., J.H. Prévost, and Z.- H. Wang (2009), "Bending of a Poroelastic Beam with Lateral Diffusion", Int. J. Solids and Structures 46, 3451–3462.
Scherer, G.W., J.H. Prévost, and Z.- H. Wang (2009) "Finite-Element Analysis of the Bending of a Saturated Beam", pp. 890-895 in Poromechanics IV, Proc. Fourth Biot Conf. on Poromechanics, New York, eds. H.I. Ling, A. Smyth, R. Betti (DEStech Publications, Lancaster, PA).
Z.H. Wang, J.H. Prevost and O. Coussy (2009), "Bending of Fluid- Saturated Linear Poroelastic Beams with Compressible Constituents", Int. J Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 33, 2009, pp. 425-447.
Webb, M.B., S. H. Garofalini, and G. W. Scherer (2009), "Use of a Dissociative Potential to Simulate Hydration of Na+ and Cl- ions", J. Phys. Chem. B, 113 (2009) 9886– 9893.
Xu, S. G.C. Simmons, T.S. Mahadevan, G.W. Scherer, S.H. Garofalini, C. Pacheco (2009), "Transport of Water in Small Pores," Langmuir 25 (9), 5084-509