PUBLICATIONS 

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1.           Im, K., Avouac, J.-P., Heimisson, E.R., Elsworth, D. (2021) Ridgecrest aftershocks at Coso suppressed by thermal destressing. Nature. Vol. 595 pp. 70-74. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-021-03601-4 https://rdcu.be/cnuGU

2.           Shi, R., Liu, J., Wang, X., Elsworth, D., Wang, Z., Wei, M., Cui, G. (2021) Experimental observations of gas-sorption-induced strain gradients and their implications on permeability evolution of shale. R. Mech. R. Eng. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-021-02473-4 pdf

3.           Chen, T., Zheng, X., Qiu, X., Feng, X., Elsworth, D., Cui, G., Jia, Z., Pan, Z. (2021) Experimental study on the feasibility of microwave heating fracturing for enhanced shale gas recovery. J. Nat. Gas. Sci. and Eng. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2021.104073 pdf

4.           An, M., Zhang, F., Min, K.-B., Elsworth, D., Marone, C., He, C. (2021) The potential for low-grade metamorphism to facilictate fault snstability in a geothermal Reservoir. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 48, e2021GL093552. https://doi.org/10.1029/2021GL093552 pdf

5.           Schwartz, B. and Elsworth, D. (2021) Inverted U-shaped permeability enhancement due to thermally induced desorption determined from strain-based analysis of experiments on shale at constant pore pressure. Fuel. Vol. 302. 121178. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2021.121178 pdf

6.           Manogharan, P., Wood, C., Marone, C., Elsworth, D., Rivière, J., Shokouhi, P. (2021) Nonlinear elastodynamic behavior of intact and fractured rock under in-situ stress and saturation conditions. J. Mech. Phys. Solids, Vol. 153, 104491. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2021.104491 pdf

7.           Yu, H., Li, Y., Cui, G., Elsworth, D., Liu, J., Liu, M. (2021) A model for focused-beam microwave heating on rock fracturing. Geomech. Geophys Geo-energ. Geo-resour.. Vol. 4, No. 2. pp. 189-198. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40948-021-00242-9 pdf

8.           Hou, L., Zhang, S., Elsworth, D., Liu, H., Sun, B., Geng, X. (2021) Review of fundamental studies of CO2 fracturing: Fracture propagation, propping and permeating. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng., Vol. 205. 108823. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2021.108823 pdf

9.           Zhou, A., Zhang, M., Wang, K., Elsworth, D., Deng, N., Hu, J. (2021) Rapid gas desorption and its impact on gas-coal outburst as two-phase flows. Process Safety and Envt. Protection. Vol. 150, pp 478-488. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psep.2021.04.042 pdf

10.        An, M., Zhang, F., Dontsov, E., Elsworth, D., Zhu, H, Zhao, L. (2021) Stress perturbation caused by multistage hydraulic fracturing: implications for deep fault reactivation. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci., Vol. 141, 104704. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2021.104704 pdf

11.        Cai, M., Su, Y., Elsworth, D., Li, L., Fan, L. (2021) Hydro-mechanical-chemical modeling of sub-nanopore capillary-confinement on CO2-CCUS-EOR. Energy. 225. 120203. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2021.120203 pdf

12.        Li, Z., Elsworth, D., Wang, C., EGS-Collab (2021) Constraining maximum event magnitude during injection-triggered seismicity. Nat. Commun. 12:1528. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-20700-4 pdf

13.        Hou, L., Elsworth, D. (2021) Mechanisms of tripartite permeability evolution for supercritical CO2 in propped shale fractures. Fuel. Vol. 292. 120188. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2021.120188 pdf

14.        Zhang, J., Zhang, B., Xu, S., Feng, Q., Zhang, X., Elsworth, D. (2021) Interpretation of gas/water relative permeability of coal using hybrid Bayesian-assisted history matching. Energies, Vol. 14, No. 3, 626. https://doi.org/10.3390/en14030626 pdf

15.        Sampath, K.H.S.M., Perera, M.S.A., Elsworth, D., Matthai, S.K., Ranjith, P.G., Li, D.-Y. (2021) Discrete fracture matrix modelling of fully-coupled CO2 flow-deformation processes in fractured coal. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci., Vol. 138, 104644. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2021.104644 pdf

16.        Wei, M. Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Liu, Y., Zeng, J., He, Z. (2021) Impact of equilibration time lag between matrix and fractures on the evolution of coal permeability. Fuel. Vol. 290. 120029. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2020.120029 pdf

17.        Ma, C., Dong, C., Ling, C., Elsworth, D., Luan, G., Sun, X., Liu, X. (2021) Corrigendum to “Influencing factors and fracability of lacustrine shale oil reservoirs” [Mar. Petrol. Geology 110 (2019) 463-471]. Mar. Petrol. Geol., 124, 104861. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2019.07.002 pdf

18.        Liang, W., Zhao, Y., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Feng, Z., Cai, J. (2021) Advances in in-situ modified mining by fluidization and in unconventional geomechanics. Adv. Geo-Energy. Res., Vol. 5, No. 1 pp. 1-4. https://doi.org/10.46690/ager.2021.01.01 pdf

19.        Fan, C., Li, S., Elsworth, D., Han, J., Yang, Z. (2020) Experimental investigation on dynamic strength and energy dissipation characteristics of gas outburst-prone coal. Energy Sci. Eng. Vol. 8. pp. 1015-1028. https://doi.org/10.1002/ese3.565 pdf

20.        Sang, G., Liu, S., Elsworth, D., Yang, Y., Fan, L. (2020) Evaluation and modelling of water vapor sorption and transport in nanoporous shale. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 228, 103553. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2020.103553 pdf

21.        Yildirim, E. C., Im, K.J., Elsworth, D. (2020) The influence of fault reactivation on injection-induced dynamic triggering of permeability evolution. Geophys. J. Int., Vol. 223, pp. 1481-1496. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggaa382 pdf

22.        Cui, G., Chen, T., Feng, X., Chen, Z., Elsworth, D., Yu, H., Zheng, X., Pan, Z. (2020) Coupled multiscale-modeling of microwave-heating-induced fracturing in shales. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci., Vol. 134, 104461. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2020.104520 pdf

23.        Schwartzkopff, A.K., Sainoki, A., Elsworth, D. (2020) Numerical simulation of an in-situ fluid injection experiment into a fault using coupled X-FEM analysis. R. Mech. R. Eng. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-020-02301-1 pdf

24.        Tang, J, Yang, S.-Q., Elsworth, D., Tao, Y. (2020) Three-dimensional numerical modelling of grain-scale mechanical behavior of sandstone containing an inclined joint. R. Mech. R. Eng. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-020-02281-2 pdf

25.        Sang, G., Liu, S., Elsworth, D., Zhang, R., Bleuel, M. (2020) Pore-scale water vapor condensation behaviors in shale: an experimental study. Transp. in Porous Media. Vol. 135, pp. 713-734. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11242-020-01497-8 pdf

26.        Zheng, S., Yao, Y., Elsworth, D., Liu, D., Cai, Y. (2020) Dynamic fluid interactions during CO2-ECBM and CO2 sequestration in coal seams. Part 2: CO2-H2O wettability. Fuel. Vol. 279. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2020.118560 pdf

27.        Wang, C., Elsworth, D. (2020) The influence of CO2-transformed iron oxide grain coatings on the frictional stability and transport properties of simulated faults in sandstones. Geomech. Geophys. Geo-energ. Geo-resour.. Vol. 6, No. 4. https://10.1007/s40948-020-00192-8 pdf

28.        Wang, H., Hao, S., Elsworth, D. (2020) Non-monotonic precursory signals to multi-scale catastrophic failures. Int. J. Fracture, Vol. 226, pp. 233-242. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10704-020-00490-y pdf

29.        Li, W, Liu, J., Zeng, J., Leong, Y.-K. Elsworth, D., Tian, J., Li, L. (2020) A fully coupled multidomain and multiphysics model for evaluation of shale gas extraction. Fuel. Vol. 278. 118214. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2020.118214 pdf

30.        Liang, S., Han, H., Elsworth, D., Fu, X., Yao, Q., Kang, J., Li, X., Li, X. (2020) Evolution of production and transport characteristics of steeply-dipping ultra-thick coalbed methane reservoirs. Energies, Vol. 13, 5081. https://doi:10.3390/en13195081 pdf

31.        Tian, W., Yang, S.-Q., Elsworth, D., Wang, J., Li, X. (2020) Permeability evolution and crack characteristics in granite under treatment at high temperature. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci., Vol. 134, 104461. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2020.104461 pdf

32.        Zhang, H., Wan, Z., Elsworth, D. (2020) Failure of hot-dry-rock (HDR) in enhanced geothermal systems: macro to micro scale effects. Geofluids. Vol. 2020. https://doi.org/10.1155/2020/8878179 pdf

33.        Chen, Z., Elsworth, D., Wang, M. (2020) Does low-viscosity fracturing fluid always create complex fractures. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 125. e2020JB020332. https://doi.org/10.1029/2020JB020332 pdf

34.        Zheng, S., Yao, Y., Elsworth, D., Wang, B., Liu, Y. (2020) A novel pore size classification method of coals: investigation based on NMR relaxation. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng. Vol. 81. 103466. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2020.103466 pdf

35.        Kang, J., Fu, X., Elsworth, D., Liang, S. (2020) Vertical heterogeneity of permeability and gas content of ultra-high-thickness coalbed methane reservoirs in the southern margin of the Junggar Basin and its influence on gas production. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng., Vol. 81. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2020.103455 pdf

36.        Zeng, J., Liu, J., Li, W., Leong, Y.-K., Elsworth, D., Guo, J. (2020) Shale gas reservoir modelling and production evaluation considering complex gas transport mechanisms and dispersed distribution of kerogen. Petroleum Science. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12182-020-00495-1 pdf

37.        Liu, A., Liu, S., Wang, G., Elsworth, D. (2020) Continuous compaction and permeability evolution in longwall gob materials. R. Mech. and R. Eng., Vol 53, No. 12, pp. 5489-5510. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-020-02222-z pdf

38.        Shu, B., Zhu, R., Elsworth, D., Dick, J., Liu, S., Tan, J., Zhang, S. (2020) Effect of temperature and confining pressure on the evolution of hydraulic and heat transfer properties of geothermal fracture in granite. Appl. Energy. Vol. 272. 115290. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2020.115290 pdf

39.        An, M., Zhang, F., Chen, Z., Elsworth, D., Zhang, L. (2020) Temperature and fluid pressurization effects on frictional stability of shale faults reactivated by hydraulic fracturing in the Changning block, southwest China. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 125. e2020JB019584. https://doi.org/ 10.1029/2020JB019584 pdf

40.        An, M., Zhang, F., Elsworth, D., Xu, Z., Chen, Z., Zhang, L. (2020) Friction of Longmaxi shale gouges and implications for seismicity during hydraulic fracturing. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 125. e2020JB019885. https://doi.org/ 10.1029/2020JB019885 pdf

41.        Cai, M., Elsworth, D., Su, Y., Lu, M. (2020) A new fractal temporal conductivity model for propped fracture and its application in tight reservoirs. Fractals-Complex Geom. Pattn. and Scaling in Nat. and Soc., Vol. 28, No. 5. https://doi.org/10.1142/S0218348X20500747

42.        Wang, C., Elsworth, D., Fang, Y., Zhang, F. (2020) Influence of fracture roughness on shear strength, slip stability and permeability: A mechanistic analysis by three-dimensional digital rock modelling. J. R. Mech. and Geotech. Eng. Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 720-731. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrmge.2019.12.010 pdf

43.        Gan, Q., Elsworth, D., Zhao, Y., Grippa, A., Hurst, A. (2020) Coupled hydro-mechanical evolution of fracture permeability in sand injectite intrusions. J. R. Mech. and Geotech. Eng. Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 742-751. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrmge.2019.10.007 pdf

44.        Kang, J., Fu, X., Elsworth, D., Liang, S. (2020) Impact of nitrogen injection on pore structure and adsorption capacity of high volatility bituminous coal. Energy and Fuels. Vol. 34. pp. 8216-8226. https://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.0c01223 pdf

45.        Zheng, S., Yao, Y., Elsworth, D., Liu, D., Cai, Y. (2020) Dynamic fluid interactions during CO2-Enhanced coalbed methane and CO2 sequestration in coal seams. Part 1: CO2-CH4 interactions. Energy Fuels, Vol. 34, No. 7, pp 8274-8282. https://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.0c01371 pdf

46.        Song, C., Elsworth, D. (2020) Microbially induced calcium carbonate plugging for enhanced oil recovery. Geofluids. Vol. 2020, 5921789. 10 pp. https://doi.org/10.1155/2020/5921789 pdf

47.        Zhi, S., Elsworth, D. (2020) Proppant embedment in coal and shale: impacts of stress hardening and sorption. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 227, 103545. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2020.103545 pdf

48.        Sang, G., Liu, S., Elsworth, D. (2020) Quantifying fatigue-damage and failure-precursors using ultrasonic coda wave interferometry. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci. Vol. 131. 104366. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2020.104366 pdf

49.        Jiang, C., Zhao, Z., Zhang, X., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Cui, G. (2020) Controlling effects of differential swelling index on evolution of coal permeability. J. R. Mech. and Geotech. Eng. Vol. 12. pp. 461-472. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrmge.2020.02.001 pdf

50.        Hou, L., Elsworth, D., Geng, X. (2020) Swelling and embedment induced by sub- and super-critical-CO2 on the permeability of propped fractures in shale. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 225, 103496. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2020.103496 pdf

51.        Zhang, J., Feng, Q., Zhang, X., Bai, J., Karacan, Ö, Wang, Y., Elsworth, D. (2020) A two-stage step-wise framework for fast optimization of well placement in coalbed methane reservoirs. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 225, 103479. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2020.103479 pdf

52.        Wang, J., Elsworth, D., Cao, Y., Liu, S. (2020) Reach and geometry of dynamic gas-driven fractures. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci. Vol. 129. 104287. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2020.104287 pdf

53.        Liu, W., Rostami, J., Ray, A., Elsworth, D. (2020) Statistical analysis of the capabilities of various pattern recognition algorithms for fracture detection based on monitoring drilling parameters. R. Mech. R. Eng. Vol. 53, pp. 2265-2278. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-019-01965-8 pdf

54.        Yang, X., Elsworth, D., Zhou, J., Nie, A., Liu, L. (2020) A new approach to evaluate the particle size distribution from rock drilling: double peak characteristic analysis. Geomech. Geophys. Geo-energ. Geo-resour. Vol. 6, No. 2. https://doi.org/10.1111/1755-6724.14304 pdf

55.        Wang, J., Elsworth, D. (2020) Fracture penetration and proppant transport in gas- and foam-fracturing. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng. Vol. 77. 103269. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2020.103269 pdf

56.        Cui, G., Tan, Y., Chen, T., Feng, X., Elsworth, D., Pan, Z., Wang, C. (2020) Multidomain two-phase flow model to study the impacts of hydraulic fracturing on shale gas production. Energy and Fuels. Vol. 34, No. 4. pp. 4273-4288. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.0c00062 pdf

57.        Zeng, J., Liu, J., Li, W., Leong, Y., Elsworth, D., Guo, J. Evolution of shale permeability under the influence of gas diffusion from the fracture wall into the matrix. Energy and Fuels. Vol. 34, No. 4. Pp. 4393-4406. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.0c00219 pdf

58.        Shi, R., Liu, J., Wang, X., Elsworth, D., Liu, Z., Wei, M., Liu, X., Wang, Z. (2020) Experimental observations of heterogeneous strains inside a dual porosity sample under the influence of gas-sorption: a case study of fractured coal. Int. J. Coal. Geol. Vol. 223. 103450. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2020.103450 pdf

59.        Ishibashi, T., Fang, Y., Elsworth, D., Watanabe, N., Asanuma, H. (2020) Hydromechanical properties of 3D printed fractures with controlled surface roughness: insights into shear-permeability coupling processes. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci. Vol. 128, 104271. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2020.104271 pdf

60.        Zhou, A., Zhang, M., Wang, K., Elsworth, D., Wang, J., Fan, L. (2020) Airflow disturbance induced by coal mine outburst shock waves: a case study of a gas outburst in China. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci., Vol. 128, 104262. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2020.104262 pdf

61.        Fan, K., Sun, R., Elsworth, D., Dong, M., Li, Y., Yin, C., Li, Y., Chen, Z., Wang, C. (2020) Radial permeability measurements for shale using variable pressure gradients. Acta. Geol. Sinica. Vol, 92, No. 2. pp. 269-279. https://doi.org/10.1111/1755-6724.14304 pdf

62.        Wang, Y., Qin, Y., Yang, L, Liu, S., Elsworth, D., Zhang, R. (2020) Organic geochemical and petrographic characteristics of the coal measure source rocks of Pinghu Formation in the Xihu Sag of the East China Shelf Basin: implications for coal measure gas potential. Acta. Geol. Sinica. Vol, 94, No. 2. pp. 363-375. https://doi.org/10.1111/1755-6724.14303 pdf

63.        Zhou, A., Wang, J., Wang, K., Elsworth, D., Zhang, M. (2020) A novel double-doped polymer-modified cement-based sealant to enhance borehole seals and reduce methane emissions. Greenhouse Gases: Sci. and Technol. https://doi.org/10.1002/ghg.1958 pdf ­­­­

64.        Zhang, Q., Dong, Y., Deng, H., Elsworth, D. (2020) High-resolution characterization of nanoparticle transport in heterogeneous porous media via low-field nuclear magnetic resonance. J. Hydrol. Vol. 583. 124558. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2020.124558 pdf ­­­­

65.        Tian, L., Cao, Y., Liu, S., Shi, B., Liu, J., Elsworth, D. (2020) Coalbed methane reservoir fracture evaluation through the novel passive microseismic survey and its implications on permeable and gas production. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng. Vol. 76. 103181. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2020.103181 pdf ­­­­  

66.        Liu, A., Liu, S., Wang, G., Elsworth, D. (2020) Predicting fugitive gas emissions from gob-to-face in longwall coal mines: coupled analytical and numerical modelling. Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer. Vol. 150. 119392. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2020.119392 pdf ­­­­

67.        Zeng, J., Li, W., Liu, J., Leong, Y.-K., Elsworth, D., Tian, J., Guo, J., Zeng, F. (2020) Analytical solutions for multi-stage fractured shale gas reservoirs with damaged fractures and stimulated reservoir volumes. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng., Vol. 187. 106686. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2019.106686 pdf ­­­­

68.        Yang, X., Nie, A., Elsworth, D., Zhou, J. (2020) The influence of the structural distribution and hardness of mineral phases on the size and shape of rock drilling particles. Marine Georesour. and Geotech. Vol. 38, No. 5, pp. 511-517. https://doi.org/10.1080/1064119X.2020.1743398 pdf

69.        An, M., Huang, H., Zhang, F., Elsworth, D. (2020) Effect of slick-water fracturing fluid on the frictional properties of shale reservoir gouges. Geomech. Geophys. Geo-energ. Geo-resour. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40948-020-00153-1 pdf

70.        Zhang, F., An, M., Zhang, L., Fang, Y., Elsworth, D. (2020) Effect of mineralogy on friction-dilation relationships for simulated faults: implications for permeability in caprock faults. Geosci. Frontiers. Vol. 11, pp. 439-450. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gsf.2019.05.014 pdf

71.        Ma, C., Dong, C., Elsworth, D., Wang, Q., Huang, Z., Liu, H., Luan, G., Yu, B., Li, D., Yin, H., Feng, M., He, Y. (2020) Insights from electron backscatter diffraction into the origin of fibrous calcite veins in organic-rich shale from lower Es3 to upper Es4, Jiyang Depression, China. Marine and Petro. Geol. Vol. 113. 104131. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2019.104131 pdf  

72.        Liu, L., Ji, H., Elsworth, D., Zhi, S., Lv, X., Wang, T. (2020) Dual-damage constitutive model to define thermal damage in rock. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci., Vol. 126, 104185. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2019.104185 pdf

73.        Ma, C., Lin, C., Dong, C, Elsworth, D., Wu, S., Wang, X., Sun, X. (2020) Determination of the critical flow pore diameter in shale caprock. Marine and Petroleum Geology. Vol. 112. 104042. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2019.104042 pdf

74.        Shokouhi, P., Jin, J., Wood, C., Rivière, Madara, B., Elsworth, D., Marone, C. (2020) Dynamic stressing of naturally fractured rocks: on the relation between transient changes in permeability and elastic wave velocity. Geophys. Res. Lett. Vol. 47. E2019GL083557. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019GL083557 pdf ­­­­

75.        Liu, Z., Liu, J., Pan, P.Z., Elsworth, D., Wei, M.Y., Shi, R. (2020) Evolution and analysis of gas sorption-induced coal fracture strain data. Petroleum Science, Vol. 7, No., 2. pp. 376-392. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12182-019-00422-z pdf

76.        Song, H., Zhao, Y., Elsworth, D., Jiang, Y., Wang, J. (2020) Anisotropy of acoustic emission in coal under the uniaxial loading condition. Chaos, Solitons and Fractals. Vol. 130, 109465. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chaos.2019.109465

77.        Cui, G., Feng, X., Pan, Z., Chen, T., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Tan, Y., Wang, C. (2020) Impact of shale matrix mechanical interactions on gas transport during production. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng., Vol. 184, 106524. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2019.106524 pdf

78.        Spokas, K., Fang, Y., Fitts, J.P., Peters, C.A., Elsworth, D. (2019) Collapse of reacted fracture surface decreases permeability and frictional strength. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 124. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JB017805 pdf ­­­­

79.        Li, Y., Gao, X., Meng, S., Wu, P., Niu, X., Qiao, P, Elsworth, D. (2019) Diagenetic sequences of continuously deposited tight sandstones in various environments: a case study from upper Paleozoic sandstones in the Linxing area, eastern Ordos basin, China. AAPG Bull. Vol. 103, No. 11. pp. 2757-2783. https://doi.org/10.1306/03061918062 pdf

80.        Fan, C., Li, S., Elsworth, D., Han, J., Yang, Z. (2019) Experimental investigation on dynamic streangth and energy dissipation characteristics of gas outburst-prone coal. Energy Science and Engineering. https://doi.org/10.1002/ese3.565 pdf

81.        Jia, Y., Fang, Y., Elsworth, D., Wu, W. (2019) Slip velocity dependence of friction-permeability response of shale fractures. R. Mech and R. Eng.. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-019-02036-8 pdf

82.        Liu, W., Rostami, J., Ray, A., Elsworth, D. (2019) Statistical analysis of the capabilities of various pattern recognition algorithms for fracture detection based on monitoring drilling parameters. R. Mech. R. Eng. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-019-01965-8 pdf

83.        Song, C.P., Elsworth, D., Zhi, S., Wang, C.Y. (2019) The influence of particle morphology on microbially induced CaCO3 clogging in granular media. Marine Georesour. and Geotech. https://doi.org/10.1080/1064119X.2019.1677828 pdf

84.        Li, Z., Elsworth, D. (2019) Controls of CO2-N2 gas flood ratios on enhanced shale gas recovery and ultimate CO2 sequestration. J. Pet. Sci. Eng. Vol. 179. pp. 1037-1045. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2019.04.098 pdf

85.        Sang, G., Liu, S., Elsworth, D. (2019) Vapor sorption properties of Illinois shales under dynamic water vapor conditions: experimentation and modeling. Water Resour. Res. Vol. 55, pp. 7212-7228. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019WR024992 pdf

86.        Yang, S.Q., Tian, W.L., Elsworth, D., Wang, J.G., Fan, L.F. (2019) An experimental study of high temperature on the permeability evolution and failure response of granite under triaxial compression. R. Mech. and R. Eng. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-019-01982-7 pdf

87.        Wei, M., Liu, J., Shi, R., Elsworth, D., Liu, Z. (2019) Long-term evolution of coal permeability under effective stresses gap between matrix and fracture during CO2 injection. Transp. in Porous Media. Vol. 130, pp. 969-983. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11242-019-01350-7 pdf

88.        Cui, G., Wei, J., Feng, X., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Chen, T., Xiong, W. (2019) Preliminary study on the feasibility of co-exploitation of coal and uranium. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci., Vol. 123, 104098. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2019.104098 pdf

89.        Zhou, A., Fan, L., Wang, K., Elsworth, D. (2019) Multiscale modelling of shock wave propagation induced by coal and gas outbursts. Process Safety and Environ. Protection. Vol. 125, pp. 164-171. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psep.2019.02.026 pdf  

90.        Liu, J., Xie, L., Elsworth, D., Gan, Q. (2019) CO2/CH4 competitive adsorption in shale: implications for enhancement in gas production and reduction in carbon emissions. Environ. Sci. Technol., Vol. 53., pp. 9328-9336. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.9b02432 pdf

91.        Schwartz, B., Huffman, K., Thornton, D., Elsworth, D. (2019) The effects of mineral distribution, pore geometry, and pore density on permeability evolution in gas shales. Fuel. Vol. 257. 116005. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2019.116005 pdf

92.        Ma, C., Dong, G., Liu, C., Elsworth, D., Luan, G., Sun, X., Liu, X. (2019) Influencing factors and fracability of lacustrine shale oil reservoirs. J. Mar. & Pet. Geol. Vol. 110. pp. 463-471. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2019.07.002 pdf

93.        Im, K.J., Elsworth, D., Wang, C. (2019) Cyclic permeability evolution during repose then reactivation of fractures and faults. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 124, pp. 4492-406. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JB017309 pdf

94.        Zhi, S., Elsworth, D., Liu, L. (2019) W-shaped permeability evolution of coal with supercritical CO2 phase transition. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 211, 103221. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2019.103221 pdf

95.        Li, Z., Elsworth, D., Wang, C., Im, K.J. (2019) A new apparatus for the concurrent measurement of friction and permeability evolution in fault gouge. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci. Vol 121. 104046. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2019.06.005 pdf

96.        Wang, L., Cheng, Z., Wang, C., Elsworth, D., Liu, W. (2019) Reassessment of coal permeability evolution using steady-state flow methods: the role of flow regime transition. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 211, 103210. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2019.103210 pdf

97.        Schwartz, B., Huffman, K., Thornton, D., Elsworth, D. (2019) A strain based approach to calculate disparities in pore structure between shale basins during permeability evolution. J. Nat. Gas. Sci. and Eng. Vol 68, 102893. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2019.05.006 pdf

98.        Fan, C., Elsworth, D., Li, S., Chen, Z., Luo, M., Song, Y., Zhang, H. (2019) Modelling and optimization of enhanced coalbed methane recovery using CO2/N2 mixtures. Fuel. Vol. 253, pp. 1114-1129. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2019.04.158 pdf

99.        Schwartz, B., Elsworth, D., Marone, C. (2019) Relationships between mechanical and transport properties in Marcellus shale. Int. J. R. Mech. and Min. Sci. Vol. 119, pp. 205-210. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2019.04.020 pdf

100.      Tao, J., Wu, Y., Elsworth, D., Li, P., Hao, Y. (2019) Coupled thermos-hydro-mechanical-chemical modelling of permeability evolution in a CO2-circulated geothermal reservoir. Geofluids. Article ID 5210730. https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/5210730 pdf

101.      Zhang, F., An, M., Zhang, L., Fang, Y., Elsworth, D. (2019) The role of mineral composition on the frictional and stability properties of powdered reservoir rocks. J. Geophys. Res. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JB016174 pdf

102.      Fan, C., Elsworth, D. Li, S., Zhou, L., Yang, Z., Song, Y. (2019) Thermo-hydro-mechanical-chemical couplings controlling CH4 production and CO2 sequestration in enhanced coalbed methane recovery. Energy. Vol 173, pp. 1054-1077. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2019.02.126 pdf

103.      Wang, D.-J., Tang, H., Elsworth, D., Wang, C. (2019) Fracture evolution in artificial bedded rocks containing a structural flaw under uniaxial compression. Eng. Geol. Vol. 250, pp. 130-141. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enggeo.2019.01.011 pdf

104.      Wang, C., Elsworth, D., Fang, Y. (2019) Ensemble shear strength, stability, and permeability of mixed mineralogy fault gouge recovered from 3D granular models. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 124. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JB016066 pdf  

105.      Husain, T., Elsworth, D., Voight, B., Mattioli, G., Jansma, P. (2019) Morphologic variation of an evolving lava dome controlled by the extrusion of finite yield strength magma. J. Volc. and Geotherm. Res. Vol. 370. pp. 51-64. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2019.01.010 pdf

106.      Wei, M., Liu, Y., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Zhao, F. (2019) Micro-scale investigation on coupling of gas diffusion and mechanical deformation of shale. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng. Vol. 175. pp. 961-970. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2019.01.039 pdf

107.      Wei, M., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Li, S., Zhou, F. (2019) Influence of gas adsorption induced non-uniform deformation on the evolution of coal permeability. Int. J. R. Mech. and Min. Sci. Vol. 114. pp. 71-78. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2018.12.021 pdf

108.      Im, K.J., Marone, C.J., Elsworth, D. (2019) The transition from steady frictional sliding to inertia-dominated instability with rate and state friction. J. Mech. and Phys. of Solids. Vol. 122. pp. 116-125. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmps.2018.08.026 pdf

109.      Sampath, K.H.S.M., Perera, M.S.A., Elsworth, D., Ranjith, P.G., Matthai, S.K., Rathnaweera, T., Zhang, G. (2019) Effect of coal maturity on CO2-based hydraulic fracturing process in coal seam gas reservoirs. Fuel. Vol 236. pp. 179-189. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2018.08.150 pdf

110.      Liu, L., Li, L., Elsworth, D., Zhi, S., Yu, Y. (2018) The impact of oriented perforations on fracture propagation and complexity in hydraulic fracturing. Processes. Vol. 6, No. 11. 213. https://doi.org/10.3390/pr6110213 pdf

111.      Wang, J., Elsworth, D., Denison, M.K. (2018) Proppant, proppant transport and the evolution of transport properties of hydraulic fractures. J. Fluid Mech. Vol, 855. pp. 503-534. https://doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2018.670 pdf

112.      Fang, Y., Elsworth, D., Ishibashi, T., Zhang, F. (2018) Permeability evolution and frictional stability of fabricated fractures with specified roughness. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 123. pp. 9355-9375. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JB016215 pdf

113.      Ishibashi, T.,­­­­­­­­­­ Elsworth, D., Fang, Y., Rivière, J., Madara, B., Asanuma, H., Watanabe, N., Marone, C. (2018) Friction-stability-permeability evolution of a fracture in granite. Water Resour. Res., Vol. 54. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018WR022598 pdf

114.      Sang, G., Liu, S, Zhang, R., Elsworth, D., He, L. (2018) Nanopore characterization of mine roof shales by SANS, nitrogen adsorption and mercury intrusion: impact on water adsorption/retention behavior. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol 200. pp. 173-185. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2018.11.009 pdf

115.      Song, C., Elsworth, D. (2018) Strengthening mylonitized soft-coal reservoirs by microbial mineralization. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol 200. pp. 166-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2018.11.006 pdf

116.      Zhi, S., Elsworth, D., Wang, J., Gan, Q., Liu, S. (2018) Hydraulic fracturing for improved nutrient delivery in microbially-enhanced coalbed-methane (MECBM) production. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng. Vol. 56. pp. 222-232. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2018.10.012 pdf

117.      Shi, R., Liu, J., Wei, M., Elsworth, D., Wang, X. (2018) Mechanistic analysis of coal permeability evolution data under stress-controlled conditions. Int. J. R. Mech. and Min. Sci. Vol. 110. pp. 36-47. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2018.07.003 pdf

118.      Yang, F., Dong, X., Amann-Hildenbrand, A., Fathi, E., Elsworth, D. (2018) Petrophysics and fluid transport in shales and tight reservoirs. Geofluids. Vol. 2018. Article ID 5691953. https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/5691953 pdf

119.      Zhou, S., Hao, S.W., Elsworth, D. (2018) Magnitude and variation of the critical power law exponent and its physical controls. Physica A. Vol. 510. pp. 552-557. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physa.2018.07.020 pdf

120.      Wang, G., Wang, K., Wang, S., Elsworth, D., Jiang, Y. (2018) An improved permeability evolution model and its application in fractured sorbing media. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng. Vo. 56. pp. 222-232. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2018.05.038 pdf

121.      Song, H., Jiang, Y., Elsworth, D., Zhao, Y., Wang, J., Liu, B. (2018) Scale effects and strength anisotropy in coal. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 195. pp 37-46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2018.05.006 pdf

122.      Fan, K., Li, Y., Elsworth, D., Dong, M., Yin, C., Li, Y., Chen, Z. (2018) Three stages of methane adsorption capacity affected by moisture content. Fuel, Vol. 231. Pp. 352-360. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2018.05.120 pdf

123.      Wei, M., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Wang, E. (2018) Triple porosity modelling for the simulation of multiscale flow mechanisms in shale reservoirs. Geofluids. https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/6948726 pdf

124.      Fang, Y., Elsworth, D., Wang, C., Jia, Y. (2018) Mineralogical controls on frictional strength, stability and shear permeability evolution of fractures.  J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 123. https://doi.org/10.1029/2017JB015338 pdf

125.      Fan, K., Dong, M., Elsworth, D., Li, Y., Yin, C., Li, Y. (2018) A dynamic pulse pseudo-pressure method to determine shale matrix permeability at representative reservoir conditions. Int. J. Coal. Geol. Vol. 193. pp. 61-72. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2018.04.011 pdf

126.      Wang, J., Elsworth, D., Denison, M.K. (2018) Hydraulic fracturing with leakoff in a pressure-sensitive dual porosity medium. Int. J. R. Mechs. Min. Sci. Vol. 107, pp. 55-68. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2018.04.042 pdf

127.      Hu, Y., Gan, Q., Hurst, A., Elsworth, D. (2018) Evolution of permeability in sand injectite systems. Int. J. R. Mechs. Min. Sci. Vol. 106, pp. 176-189. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2018.04.018 pdf

128.      Zhao, Y., Zhu, G., Zhang, C., Liu, S., Elsworth, D., Zhang, T. (2018) Pore-scale reconstruction and simulation of non-Darcy flow in synthetic porous rocks. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 123. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JB015296 pdf 

129.      Wang, J., Elsworth, D. (2018) Role of proppant distribution on the evolution of hydraulic fracture conductivity. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng. Vol. 166, pp. 249-262. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2018.03.040 pdf

130.      Cui, G., Zhao, Y., Liu, J., Wei, M., Elsworth, D. (2018) A Gaussian Decomposition Method and its application to the prediction of shale gas production. Fuel. Vol. 224. pp. 331-347. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2018.02.192 pdf

131.      Jia, Y., Lu, Y., Elsworth, D., Fang, Y., Tang, J. (2018) Surface characteristics and permeability enhancement of shale fractures due to water and supercritical carbon dioxide fracturing. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng. Vol. 165, pp. 284-297. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2018.02.018 pdf

132.      Zhao, X., Wang, T., Elsworth, D., He, Y., Zhou, W., Zhuang, L., Zeng, J., Wang, S. (2018) Controls of natural fractures on the texture of hydraulic fractures in rock. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng., Vol. 165, pp. 616-626. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2018.02.047 pdf

133.      Liu, L., Zhu, W., Wei, C., Elsworth, D., Wang, J. (2018) Microcrack-based geomechanical modelling of rock-gas interaction during supercritical CO2 fracturing. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng. Vol. 64, pp. 91-102. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2018.01.049 pdf

134.      Liu, W., Rostami, J., Elsworth, D., Ray, A. (2018) Application of composite indices for improving joint detection capabilities of instrumented roof bolt drills in underground mining and construction. R. Mech. and R. Eng. pp. 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-017-1359-z  pdf

135.      Husain, T., Elsworth, D., Voight, B., Mattioli, G., Jansma, P. (2018) Influence of conduit flow mechanics on magma rheology and the growth style of lava domes. Geophys. J. Int.. https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggy073 pdf

136.      Zhang, S., Liu, J., Wei, M., Elsworth, D. (2018) Coal permeability maps under the influence of multiple coupled processes. Int. J. Coal Geol., Vol. 187, pp. 71-82. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2018.01.005 pdf

137.      Fang, Y., Elsworth, D., Cladouhos, T.T. (2018) Reservoir permeability mapping using microearthquake data. Geothermics. Vol. 72, pp. 83-100. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geothermics.2017.10.019 pdf

138.      Cui, G., Liu, J., Wei, M., Shi, R., Elsworth, D. (2018) Why shale permeability changes under variable effective stresses: new insights. Fuel. Vol. 213, pp. 55-71. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2017.10.068 pdf

139.      Im, K.J., Elsworth, D., Fang, Y. (2018) The influence of preslip sealing on the permeability evolution of fractures and faults. Geophys. Res. Let., Vol. 45. pp. 166-175. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017GL076216 pdf

140.      Wang, J., Elsworth, D., Wu, Y., Liu, J., Zhu, W., Liu, Y. (2018) The influence of fracturing fluids on fracturing processes: a comparison between water, oil and sc-CO2. R. Mech. and R. Eng., Vol. 51, pp. 299-313. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00603-017-1326-8  pdf

141.      Cui, G., Liu, J., Wei, M., Feng, X., Elsworth, D. (2018) Evolution of permeability during the process of shale gas extraction. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng.. Vol. 49, pp. 94-109. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2017.10.018 pdf

142.      White, M., Fu, P., McClure, M., Danko, G., Elsworth, D., Sonnenthal, E., Kelkar, S., Podgorney, R. (2018) A suite of benchmark and challenge problems for enhanced geothermal systems. Geomech. Geophys Geo-energ. Geo-resour.. Vol. 3, No. 2. pp. 189-198. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40948-017-0076-0 pdf

143.      Im, K.J., Elsworth, D., Marone, C., Leeman, J. (2017) The impact of frictional healing on stick-slip recurrence interval and stress drop: implications for earthquake scaling. J. Geophys. Res.. Vol. 122. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JB014476 pdf

144.      Tong, S., Dong, Y., Zhang, Q., Elsworth, D., Liu, S. (2017) Quantitative analysis of nanopore structural characteristics of lower Paleozoic shale, Chongqing (southwestern China): combining FIB-SEM and NMR cryoporometry. Energy. & Fuels. Vol. 31, No. 12. pp. 13317-13328.   https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.7b02391 pdf

145.      Zhang, F., Fang, Y., Elsworth, D., Wang, C., Yang, X. (2017) Evolution of friction and permeability in a propped fracture under shear. Geofluids. Vol. 2017, 13 pp. https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/2063747 pdf

146.      Sang, G., Elsworth, D., Liu, S., Harpalani, S. (2017) Characterization of swelling modulus and effective stress coefficient accommodating sorption-induced swelling in coal. Energy and Fuels. Vol. 31, No. 9. pp 8843-8851. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.7b00462  pdf

147.      Wang, C., Elsworth, D., Fang, Y. (2017) Influence of weakening minerals on the ensemble strength and slip stability of faults. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 122. pp 7090-7110. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016JB013687 pdf

148.      Hao, S., Yang, H., Elsworth, D. (2017) An accelerating precursor to predict “time-to-failure” in creep and volcanic eruptions. J. Volc. Geotherm. Res. Vol. 343. pp. 252-262. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.07.009  pdf

149.      Zhang, Q., Dong, Y., Liu, S., Elsworth, D., Zhao, Y. (2017) Shale pore characterization using NMR cryoporometry with octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane as the probe liquid. Energy and Fuels. Vol. 31, No. 7. pp 6951-6959. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.7b00880  pdf

150.      Zhao, Y., Xue, S., Han, S., Cheng, Z., Liu, S., Elsworth, D., He, L., Cai, J. Liu, Y., Chen, D. (2017) Effects of microstructure on water imbibition in sandstones using X-ray computed tomography and neutron radiography. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 122, pp. 4963-4981. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016JB013786  pdf

151.      Ma, C., Elsworth, D., Dong, C., Lin, C., Luan, G., Chen, B., Liu, X., Muhammad, J.M., Muhammad, A.Z., Shen, Z., Tian, F. (2017) Controls of hydrocarbon generation on the development of expulsion fractures in organic-rich shale: based n the Paleogene Shahejie formation of the Jiyang depression, Bohai Bay, east China. Marine and Petrol. Geol. Vol. 86. pp. 1406-1416. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2017.07.035  pdf

152.      Liu, J., Yao, Y., Elsworth D., Liu, D., Cai, Y., Dong, L. (2017) Vertical heterogeneity of the shale reservoir in the Lower Silurian Longmaxi Formation: a case study of Well-WQ2 in the Northeastern Sichuan Basin, SW China. Minerals, Vol. 7, No. 151. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/min7080151  pdf

153.      Im, K.J., Elsworth, D., Guglielmi, Y., Mattioli, G. (2017) Geodetic imaging of thermal deformation in geothermal reservoirs – production, depletion and fault activation. J. Volc. Geotherm. Res. Vol. 338. pp. 78-91. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2017.03.021 pdf

154.      Zhang, R., Liu, S.M., Bahadur, J., Elsworth, D., Wang, Y., Hu, G.L., Liang, Y.N. (2017) Changes in pore structure of coal caused by coal-to-gas bioconversion. Nature Scientific Reports. Vol. 7, No. 3840. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-04110-z  pdf

155.      Li, X., Feng, Z., Han, G., Elsworth, D., Marone, C., Saffer, D., Cheon, D.S. (2017) Permeability evolution of propped artificial fractures in Green River Shale. R. Mech. and R. Eng. Vol. 50, No. 6. pp. 1473-1485. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00603-017-1186-2 pdf

156.      Liu, J., Yao, Y., Liu, D., Elsworth, D. (2017) Experimental evaluation of CO2 enhanced recovery of adsorbed-gas from shale. Int. J. Coal. Geol. Vol. 179. pp. 211-218. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2017.06.006  pdf

157.      Liang, S., Elsworth, D., Fu, X., Li, X., Yao, Q. (2017) Influence of stratigraphic conditions on the deformation characteristics of oil/gas wells piercing longwall pillars and mining optimization. Energies, 10, 775. http://www.mdpi.com/1996-1073/10/6/775 pdf

158.      Liang, S., Elsworth, D., Li, X.H., Fu, X.H, Sun, B., Yao, Q.L (2017) Key strata characteristics controlling the integrity of deep wells in longwall mining areas. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 172, pp. 31-42. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2017.01.012  pdf

159.      Li, X., Wang, J., Elsworth, D. (2017) Stress redistribution and fracture propagation during restimulation of gas shale reservoirs. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng. Vol. 154, pp. 150-160. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2017.04.027  pdf

160.      Fang, Y., Elsworth, D., Wang, C., Ishibashi, T., Fitts, J.P. (2017) Frictional stability-permeability relationships for fractures in shales. J. Geophys. Res. , Vol. 122, pp. 1760-1776. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016JB013435 pdf

161.      Cai, J.C., Ghanbarian, B., Xu, P., Elsworth, D., Wang, M.R., Zhang, Z.E., Wood, D. (2017) Virtual special issue: Advanced theoretical and numerical approaches and applications to enhanced gas recovery. J. Nat. Gas Sci. Eng., Vol. 37, pp. 579-583. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2016.12.006 pdf

162.      Wang, T., Hu, W.R., Elsworth, D., Zhou, W., Zhou, W.B., Zhao, X.Y., Zhao, L.Z. (2017) The effect of natural fractures on hydraulic fracture propagation in coal seams. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng. Vol. 150, pp. 180-190. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2016.12.009 pdf

163.      Fang, Y., Wang, C., Elsworth, D., Ishibashi, T. (2017) Seismicity-permeability coupling in the behaviour of gas shales, CO2 storage and deep geothermal energy. Geomech. Geophys Geo-energ. Geo-resour.. Vol. 3, No. 2. pp. 189-198. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40948-017-0051-9 pdf

164.      Elsworth, D., Spiers, C.J., Niemeijer, A.R. (2016) Understanding induced seismicity. Science 354 (6318) pp. 1380–1381. http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aal2584 pdf

165.      Tang, S., Zhan, J., Elsworth, D., Tang, X., Li, Z.M., Du, X.R., Yang, X. (2016) Lithofacies and pore characterization of the Lower Permian Shanxi and Taiyuan shales in the southern North China Basin. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng., Vol. 36, pp. 644-661. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2016.11.013  pdf

166.      Liu, J. Yao, Y.B., Elsworth, D., Pan, Z.J., Sun, X.X., Ao, W.H. (2016) Sedimentary characteristics of the Lower Cambrian Niutitang shale in the southeast margin of Sichuan Basin, China. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng., Vol. 36, pp. 1140-1150. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2016.03.085pdf

167.      Ma, C.F., Dong, C.M., Luan, G.Q., Lin, CY., Liu, XC., Elsworth, D. (2016) Types, characteristics and effects of natural fluid pressure fractures in shale: a case study of the Paleogene strata in Eastern China. Petroleum Expl. And Development, Vol. 43, No. 4, pp. 634-643.

168.      Li, X., Feng, Z., Han, G., Elsworth, D., Marone, C., Saffer, D., Cheon, D.-S. (2016) Breakdown pressure and fracture surface morphology of hydraulic fracturing in shale with H20, CO2 and N2. Geomech. Geophys. Geo-energ. Geo-resour., Vol 2, pp. 63-76. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40948-016-0022-6 pdf

169.      Zhi, S., Elsworth, D. (2016) The role of gas desorption on gas outbursts in underground mining of coal. Geomech. Geophys Geo-energ. Geo-resour., Vol 2, pp. 151–171. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40948-016-0026-2 pdf

170.      Vogler, D., Amann, F., Bayer, P., Elsworth, D. (2016) Permeability evolution in natural fractures subject to cyclic loading and gouge formation. Rock Mechs. and Rock Eng. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00603-016-1022-0 pdf

171.      Sang, G., Elsworth, D., Miao, X., Mao, X., Wang, J. (2016) Numerical study of a stress-dependent triple porosity model for shale gas reservoirs accommodating gas diffusion in kerogen. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng., Vol. 32, pp. 423-438. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2016.04.044  pdf

172.      Benato, S., Hickman, S., Davatzes, N.C., Taron, J., Spielman, P., Elsworth, D., Majer, E.L., Boyle, K. (2016) Conceptual model and numerical analysis of the Desert Peak EGS project: Reservoir response to the shallow medium flow-rate hydraulic stimulation phase. Geothermics, Vol. 63, pp. 139 – 166. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geothermics.2015.06.008  pdf

173.      Fang, Y., den Hartog, S.A.M., Elsworth, D., Marone, C., Cladouhos, T. (2016) Anomalous distribution of microearthquakes in the Newberry geothermal reservoir: mechanisms and implications. Geothermics. Vol. 63, pp. 62-73. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geothermics.2015.04.005  pdf

174.      Gan, Q. and Elsworth, D. (2016) Production optimization in fractured geothermal reservoirs by coupled discrete fracture network modeling. Geothermics. Vol. 62, pp. 131-142. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geothermics.2016.04.009  pdf

175.      Hao, S.W., Liu, C., Lu, C.S., Elsworth, D. (2016) A relation to predict the failure of materials and potential application to volcanic eruptions and landslides. Nature Scientific Reports. Vol. 6, Article no. 27877. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep27877 pdf

176.      Kumar, H., Elsworth, D., Mathews, J.P., Marone, C. (2016) Permeability evolution in sorbing media: analogies between organic-rich shale and coal. Geofluids, Vol. 16, No., 1, pp. 43-55. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gfl.12135 pdf

177.      Gan, Q. and Elsworth, D. (2016) A continuum model for coupled stress and fluid flow in discrete fracture networks. Geomech. Geophys Geo-energ. Geo-resour., Vol 2, pp. 43-61. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40948-015-0020-0 pdf

178.      Wang, T., Xu, D., Elsworth, D., Zhu, W. (2016) Distinct element modelling of strength variation in jointed rock masses under uniaxial compression. Geomech. Geophys Geo-energ. Geo-resour., Vol 2, pp. 11–24. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40948-015-0018-7 pdf

179.      Sun, X, Yao, Y., Liu, D., Elsworth, D., Pan, Z. (2016) Interactions and exchange of CO2 and H2O in coals: an investigation by low-field NMR relaxation. Nature Scientific Reports. Vol. 6, Article no. 19919. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep19919 pdf

180.      Pogacnik, J., Elsworth, D., O’Sullivan, M., O’Sullivan, J. (2016) A damage mechanics approach to the simulation of hydraulic fracturing/shearing around a geothermal injection well. Computers & Geotechnics, Vol, 71, pp. 338-351. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/compgeo.2015.10.003

181.      Zhong, Z., Elsworth, D., Hu, Y. (2016) Evolution of strength and permeability in stressed fractures with fluid-rock interactions. Pure and Applied Geophys., Vol. 173, No. 2, pp. 525-536.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00024-015-1099-5 pdf

182.      Zhang, R., Liu, S.M., Bahadur, J., Elsworth, D., Melnichenko, Y., He, L.L., Wang, Y. (2015) Estimation and modelling of coal pore accessibility using small angel neutron scattering. Fuel. Vol. 161. pp. 232-332. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2015.08.067 pdf

183.      Wang, Y, Liu, S., Elsworth, D. (2015) Laboratory investigation of gas flow behaviors in tight anthracite and evaluation of different pulse-decay methods on permeability estimation. Int. J. Coal Geol., Vol 149, pp. 118-128. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2015.07.009 pdf

184.      Guglielmi, Y., Elsworth, D., Cappa, F., Henry, P., Gout, C., Dick, P., Durand, J. (2015) In situ observations on the coupling between hydraulic diffusivity and displacements during fault reactivation in shales. J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, Vol. 120. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2015JB012158 pdf

185.      Faoro, I., Elsworth, D., Candela, T. (2015) Evolution of the transport properties of fractures subject to thermally- and mechanically-activated mineral alteration and redistribution. Geofluids. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gfl.12157 pdf

186.      Liang, S., Elsworth, D., Li, X., Yang, D., Yao, Q., Wang, Y. (2015) Dynamic impacts on the survivability of deep gas wells piercing longwall panels. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng. Vol. 26, pp. 1130-1147. . http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2015.08.008 pdf

187.      Li, X., Elsworth, D. (2015) Geomechanics of CO2 enhanced shale gas recovery. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng. Vol. 26, pp. 1607-1619. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2014.08.010 pdf

188.      Kumar, H., Elsworth, D., Liu, J., Pone, D., Mathews, J.P. (2015) Permeability evolution of propped artificial fractures in coal on injection of CO2. J. Petrol. Sci. and Eng. Vol. 133, pp. 695-704. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2015.07.008 pdf

189.      Lu, Y., Wang, L., Elsworth, D. (2015) Uniaxial strength and failure in sandstone containing a pre-existing 3-D surface flaw. Int. J. Fracture. Vol 194. No. 1. pp. 59-79. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10704-015-0032-3 pdf

190.      Guglielmi, Y., Cappa, F., Avouac, J.-P., Henry, P., Elsworth, D. (2015) Seismicity triggered by fluid-injection-induced aseismic slip. Science. Vol. 348, pp. 1224-1226. http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.aab0476  pdf

191.      Kumar, H., Elsworth, D., Mathews, J.P., Marone, C. (2015) Permeability evolution analogies in sorbing media: a comparison between organic-rich shale and coal. Geofluids. 13 pp. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gfl.12135 pdf

192.      Gan, Q., Elsworth, D., Alpern, J.S., Marone, C., Connolly, P. (2015) Breakdown pressures due to infiltration and exclusion in finite length boreholes. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng. Vol. 127, pp. 329-337. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2015.01.011 pdf

193.      Wang, S., Elsworth, D., Liu, J. (2015) Rapid decompression- and desorption-induced energetic failure of coal. J. R. Mech. And Geotech. Eng. Vo. 7, No. 3, pp. 345-350.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jrmge.2015.01.004   pdf

194.      Li, Y., Tang, D.Z., Xu, H., Elsworth, D., Meng, Y.J. (2015) Geological and hydrological controls on water coproduced with coalbed methane in Liulin, eastern Ordos basin, China. Amer. Assoc. Petrol. Geol. Bull. Vol 99, No. 2. pp 207-229. http://dx.doi.org/10.1306/07211413147 pdf

195.      Mohan, A.R., Turaga, U., Viswanathan, S., Shembekar, V., Elsworth, D., Pisupati, S.V. (2015) Modeling the CO2-based enhanced geothermal system (EGS) paired with integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) for symbiotic integration of carbon dioxide sequestration with geothermal heat utilization. Int. J. Greenhouse Gas Control. Vol. 32. pp. 197-212. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2014.10.016 pdf

196.      Candela, T., Brodsky, E.E., Marone, C., and Elsworth, D. (2015), Flow rate dictates permeability enhancement during fluid pressure oscillations in laboratory experiments, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 120, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2014JB011511 pdf

197.      Izadi, G., Elsworth, D. (2015) The influence of thermal-hydraulic-mechanical-and chemical effects on the evolution of permeability, seismicity and heat production in geothermal reservoirs. Geothermics. Vol 53. pp. 385-395. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geothermics.2014.08.005 pdf

198.      Qiu, Y., Liu, D., Elsworth, D., Yao, Y., Cai, Y., Li, J.Q. (2014) Geological factors on gas entrapment mechanism and prediction of colabed methane of the No. 6 coal seam in the Jungar coalfiled, northeast Ordos Basin, China. Int. J. Oil, Gas and Coal Tech. Vol. 8, No., 4. pp. 449 – 467. pdf

199.      Gan, Q. and Elsworth, D. (2014) Thermal drawdown and late-stage seismic-slip fault-reactivation in enhanced geothermal reservoirs. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 119, pp. 8936-8949. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2014JB011323 pdf

200.      Husain, T., Elsworth, D., Voight, B., Mattioli, G., Jansma, P. (2014) Influence of infusion rate and magma rheology on the growth of lava domes.. J. Volc. Geotherm. Res. Vol. 285, pp. 100-117. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2014.08.013 pdf

201.      Cai, Y.D., Liu, D.M., Zhang, K.M., Elsworth, D., Yao, Y.B, Tang, D.Z. (2014) Preliminary evaluation of gas content of the No. 2. Coal seam in the Yanchuannan area, southeast Ordos Basin, China. J. Pet. Sci. and Eng., Vol, 122, pp. 675-689. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2014.09.010 pdf

202.      Zhao, Y.X., Liu, S.M., Zhao, G.F., Elsworth, D., Jiang, Y.D., Han, J.L. (2014) Failure mechanisms in coal: dependence on strain rate and microstructure. J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth. Vol. 119, No. 9, pp. 6924-6935. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2014JB011198  pdf

203.      Li, Y., Tang, D.Z., Elsworth, D., Xu, H. (2014) Characterization of coalbed methane reservoirs at multiple length scales: a cross-section from southeastern Ordos Basin, China. Energy and Fuels. Vol, 28, No. 9. pp. 5587-5595. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ef500449s pdf

204.      Zhao, Y.X., Zhao, G.F., Jiang, Y.D., Elsworth, D., Huang, Y.Q. (2014) Effects of bedding on the dynamic indirect tensile strength of coal: laboratory experiments and numerical simulation. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol, 132, pp. 81-93. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2014.08.007 pdf

205.      Kumar, H., Elsworth, D., Mathews, J.P., Liu, J., Pone, D. (2014) Effect of CO2 injection on heterogeneously permeable coalbed reservoirs. Fuel. Vol. 135. pp. 509-521. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2014.07.002 pdf

206.      Lu, Y., Elsworth, D., Wang, L. (2014) A dual-scale approach to model time-dependent deformation, creep and fracturing of brittle rocks. Computers and Geotechnics. Vol. 60, pp. 61-76. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2014.04.001 pdf

207.      Zhao, Y., Liu, S., Elsworth, D. Jiang, Y.D., Zhu, J. (2014) Pore structure characterization of coal by synchrotron small angle X-ray scattering and transmission electron microscopy. Energy and Fuels. Vol. 28. No. 6. pp. 3704-3711. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ef500487d pdf

208.      Liang, S., Elsworth, D., Li, X.H., Yang, D. (2014) Topographic influence on stability for gas wells penetrating longwall mining areas. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 132, pp. 23-37. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2014.07.008 pdf

209.      Gan, Q., Elsworth, D. (2014) Analysis of fluid injection-induced fault reactivation and seismic slip in geothermal reservoirs. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 119, No. 4, pp. 3340-3353. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013JB010679. pdf

210.      Voight, B., Sparks, R.S.J., Shalev, E., Minshull, T., Paulatto, M., Annen, C., Kenedi, C., Hammond, J., Henstock, T., Brown. L., Kiddle, E., Malin, P., Mattioli, G.S., Carothers, L., Belousov, A., Clarke, A., Ellett, L., Elsworth, D., Hidayat, D., Herd, R., Johnson, M., Lee, A., Miller, V., Murphy, B., Pierce, C., Ryan, G., Saldana, S., Snelson, C., Stewart, R., Syers, R., Widiwijayanti, C., Young, S.R., and Zamora, W. (2014) The SEA-CALIPSO volcano imaging experiment at Montserrat: plans, campaigns at sea and on land, scientific results, and lessons learned. Memoir, Geol. Soc. Lond. The Eruption of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010. In Wadge, G., Robertson, R. E. A. & Voight, B. (eds) 2014. The Eruption of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 39, 253–289. http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/M39.15 pdf

211.      Elsworth, D., Foroozan, R., Taron, J., Mattioli, G., Voight, B. (2014) Geodetic imaging of magma migration at Soufrière Hills volcano 1995-2008. Memoir, Geol. Soc. Lond. The Eruption of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010. In Wadge, G., Robertson, R. E. A. & Voight, B. (eds) 2014. The Eruption of Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat from 2000 to 2010. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 39, 219–227. http://dx.doi.org/10.1144/M39.12 pdf

212.      Hao, S.W., Zhang, B.J., Tian, J.F., Elsworth, D. (2014) Predicting time-to-failure in rock extrapolated from secondary creep. J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth. Vol. 119. pp. 1942-1953. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2013JB010778 pdf

213.      Cai. Y., Liu, D., Mathews, J.P. Pan, Z., Elsworth, D., Yao, Y., Li, J., Guo, X (2014) Permeability evolution in fractured coal – combining triaxial confinement with X-ray computed tomography, acoustic emission and ultrasonic techniques. Int. J. Coal Geology. Vol. 122. Pp. 91-104. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2013.12.012 pdf

214.      Izadi, G., Elsworth, D. (2014) Reservoir stimulation and induced seismicity: role of fluid pressure and thermal transients on reactivated fracture networks. Geothermics. Vol. 51. pp. 368-379. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geothermics.2014.01.014 pdf

215.      Candela, T., Brodsky, E., Marone, C., Elsworth, D. (2014) Laboratory evidence for particle mobilization as a mechanism for permeability enhancement via dynamic stressing. Earth and Plan. Sci. Lett. Vol. 392. pp. 279-291. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2014.02.025 pdf

216.      Chen, Z., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Pan, Z.J., Wang, S. (2014) Roles of coal heterogeneity on evolution of coal permeability under unconstrained boundary conditions. J. Nat. Gas Sci. and Eng.. Vol. 15. pp. 38-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2013.09.002 pdf

217.      Lamb, A.R., Gorman, G.J., Elsworth, D. (2013) A fracture mapping and extended finite element scheme for coupled deformation and fluid flow in fractured porous media. Int. J. Num. Anal. Meth. Geomechs. Vol. 37, No. 17, pp. 2916-2936. http://dx.doi/10.1002:nag.2168 pdf

218.      Mohan, A.R., Turaga, U., Shembekar, V., Elsworth, D., Pisupati, S.V. (2013) Utilization of carbon dioxide from coal-based power plants as a heat transfer fluid for electricity generation in enhanced geothermal systems (EGS). Energy. Vol. 57, pp. 505-512. http://dx.doi/10.1016:j.energy.2013.05.047 pdf

219.      Ishibashi, T., McGuire, T., Tsuchiya, N., Elsworth, D. (2013) Permeability evolution of carbonate fractures: competing roles of stress and fluid pH. Water Resour. Res. Vol. 49, pp. 2828-2842. http://dx.doi/10.1002:wrcr.20253 pdf

220.      Zhu, W.C., Wei, C.H., Liu, J., Xu, T., Elsworth, D. (2013) Impact of gas adsorption induced coal matrix damage on the evolution of coal permeability. Rock Mech. and Rock Eng. Vol. 46 No. 6. pp. 1353-1366. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00603-013-0392-9 pdf

221.      Faoro, I., Vinciguerra, S., Marone, C., Elsworth, D., Schubnel, A. (2013) Linking permeability to crack density evolution in thermally stressed rocks under cyclic loading. Geophs. Res. Lett. Vol. 40, pp. 2590-2595. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/grl.50436 pdf

222.      Izadi, G., Elsworth, D. (2013) The effects of thermal stress and fluid pressures on induced seismicity during stimulation to production within fractured reservoirs. Terra Nova. Vol. 25. pp. 774-380. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ter.12046 pdf

223.      Wang, S., Elsworth, D., Liu, J. (2013) Mechanical behaviour of methane infiltrated coal: the roles of gas desorption, stress level and loading rate. Rock Mechs. and Rock Eng. Vol. 46, No. 3. pp 945-958. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00603-012-0324-0 pdf

224.      Lu, Y.L., Elsworth, D., Wang, L.G. (2013) Microcrack-based coupled damage and flow modelling of fracturing evolution in permeable brittle rocks. Computers and Geotechnics. Vol. 49, pp. 226-244. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compgeo.2012.11.009 pdf

225.      Zheng, B., and Elsworth, D. (2013) Strength evolution in heterogeneous granular aggregates during chemo-mechanical compaction. Int. J. R. Mechs. Vol. 60. pp. 217-226. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2012.12.031 pdf

226.      Wang, S., Elsworth, D., Liu, J. (2013) Permeability evolution during progressive deformation of intact coal and implications for instability in underground coal seams. Int. J. R. Mechs. Vol. 58, pp. 34-45. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2012.09.005 pdf

227.      Elsworth, D. (2013) The evolution of pore pressure fields around standard and ball penetrometers: influence of penetration rate. Int. J. Num. Anal. Meth. Geomechs. Vol. 37, No. 14. pp 2135-2153. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nag.2126 pdf

228.      McGuire, T., Elsworth, D., Karcz, Z. (2012) Parameterization of the threshold between permeability evolution controlled by stress-effects and free-face dissolution kinetics: theoretical formulation and experimental measurements. Transp. in Porous Media. Vol. 98, No. 1. pp. 15-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11242-013-0123-4 pdf

229.      Chandra, D., Conrad, C., Hall, D., Montebello, N., Weiner, A., Pisupati, S., Turaga, U., Izadi, G., Ram Mohan, A., Elsworth, D. (2012) Pairing integrated gasification and EGS geothermal systems to reduce consumptive water usage in arid environments. Energy & Fuels. Vol. 26 No. 12. pp. 7378-7389. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ef301397n pdf

230.      Chandra, D., Elsworth, D., Van Essendelft, D. (2012) Mechanical and transport characteristics of coal-biomass mixtures for Advanced IGCC systems. Energy & Fuels. Vol. 26 No. 2. pp 5729-5739. pdf

231.      Kolditz, O., Bauer, S., Boetcher, N., Elsworth, D., Gorke, U.-J., McDermott, C.-I., Park, C.-H., Singh, A.K., Wang, W. (2012) Numerical simulation of two-phase flow in deformable porous media: application to carbon dioxide storage in the subsurface. Math. and Computers in Sim. Vol. 82. Pp. 1919-1935. pdf

232.      Kumar, H., Elsworth, D., Mathews, J., Liu, J., Pone, D. (2012) Optimizing enhanced coalbed methane recovery for unhindered production and CO2 injectivity. Int. J. Greenhouse Gas Control. Vol. 11. pp. 86-97. pdf

233.      Chen, Z., Liu, J., Pan, Z., Connell, L., Elsworth, D. (2012) Influence of the effective stress coefficient and sorption-induced strain on the evolution of coal permeability: model development and analysis. Int. J. Greenhouse Gas Control. Vol. 8, pp. 101-110. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2012.01.015

234.      Wang, S., Elsworth, D., and Liu, J. (2012) A mechanistic model for permeability evolution in fractured sorbing media. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 117, No. B06205 http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JB008855 pdf

235.      Liu, J., Chen, Z. W., Elsworth, D., Chen D., Qu, H. Y., (2012) Interactions of multiple processes during CBM extraction: a critical review. Int. J. Coal Geology, Vol. 87, No. 3-4. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2011.06.004 pdf

236.      Qu, H., Lui, J., Chen, Z., Wang, J., Pan, Z., Connell, L., Elsworth, D. (2012) Complex evolution of coal permeability during CO2 injection under variable temperatures. Int. J. Greenhouse Gas Control. Vol. 9 pp. 281-293. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2012.04.003 pdf

237.      Manga, M., Beresnev, I., Brodsky, E.E., Elkhoury, J.E., Elsworth, D., Ingebritsen, S.E., Mays, D.C., Wang, C.Y. (2012) Changes in permeability caused by transient stresses: field observations, experiments and mechanisms. Rev. Geophys., Vol. 50, No. 2, RG2004 http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011RG000382 pdf

238.      Zheng, B., and Elsworth, D. (2012) Evolution of permeability in heterogeneous granular aggregates during chemical compaction: granular mechanics models. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 117, No. B3, B03206. http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JB008573 pdf

239.      Liu, J., Chen, Z., Elsworth, D., Miao, X., Mao, X. (2012) Evolution of coal permeability from stress-controlled to displacement-controlled boundary conditions. Fuel Vol. 90, pp. 2987-2997. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016:j.fuel.2011.04.032 pdf

240.      Murdoch, L.C., Germanovich, L.N., Wang, H., Onstott, T.C., Elsworth, D., Stetler, L., Boutt, D. (2012) Hydrogeology in the vicinity of Homestake mine, South, Dakota, USA. J. Hydrol. Vol. 20, Vol. 1. pp. 27-43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10040-011-0773-7. pdf

241.      Foroozan, R., Elsworth, D., Flemings, P., Bilotti, F., Muhuri, S. (2012) The role of permeability in fault zones on the structural and hydro-mechanical characteristics of shortening basins. Marine and Petroleum Geology. Vol. 29, No. 1. pp. 143-152. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2011.08.007

242.      Mohan, A.R., Turaga, U., Shembekar, V., Viswanathan, S., Pisupati, S.V., Elsworth, D. (2012) Toward Affordable Low Carbon Power: Economic and Environmental Analysis of Integrating CO2 – EGS with IGCC. Trans. Geotherm. Res. Council. 20 pp. October.

243.      Faoro, I., Elsworth, D., Marone, C. (2012) Permeability evolution during dynamic stressing of dual permeability media. J. Geophys. Res.. Vol. 117, No. B1, B01310. http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JB008635 pdf

244.      Liu, J. Wang, J., Chen, Z., Wang, S., Elsworth, D., Jiang, Y. (2011) Impact of transition from local swelling to macro swelling on the evolution of coal permeability. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 88. pp. 31-40. http://doi:10.1016/j.coal.2011.07.008 pdf

245.      Wu, Y., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Siriwardane, H., Miao X. X. (2011) Evolution of Coal Permeability: Contribution of Heterogeneous Swelling Processes, Int. J. Coal Geology. Vol. 88 No. 2-3. pp. 152-162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2011.09.002 pdf

246.      Izadi, G., Zheng, B., Taron, J., Elsworth, D. (2011) Evolution of permeability and triggered seismicity: fluid pressure, thermal and chemical effects in enhanced geothermal systems. Trans. Geotherm. Res. Council. 20 pp. October.

247.      Mohan, A.R., Turaga, U., Shembekar, V., Viswanathan, S., Pisupati, S.V., Elsworth, D. (2011) Pairing of an Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle Power Plant (IGCC) with CO2-EGS as a Strategy for Deployment in Arid Regions. Trans. Geotherm. Res. Council. 20 pp. October.

248.      Chandra, D., Conrad, C., Hall, D., Montebello, N., Weiner, A., Narasimharaju, A., Rajput, V., Phelan, E., Pisupati, S., Turaga, U., Izadi, G., Ram Mohan, A., Elsworth, D. (2011) Combined scCO2-EGS IGCC to reduce carbon emissions from power generation in the desert southwestern United States. Trans. Geotherm. Res. Council. 20 pp. October.

249.      Chen Z. W., Pan, Z. J., Liu, J., Connell, L. and Elsworth, D. (2011) Effect of the effective stress coefficient and sorption-induced strain on the evolution of coal permeability: experimental observations, Int. J. of Greenhouse Gas Control. Vol. 5, No. 5. pp. 1284-1293. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2011.07.005 pdf

250.      Samuelson, J., Elsworth, D., Marone, C. (2011) Influence of dilatancy on the frictional constitutive behavior of a saturated fault zone under a variety of drainage conditions. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 116, No. B10, B10406. http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2011JB008556 pdf

251.      Lee, D.-S., Herman, J.D., Elsworth, D., Kim, H.T., Lee, H.S. (2011) A critical evaluation of unconventional gas recovery frm the Marcellus Shale, Northeastern United States. J. Civ. Eng., Korean Assoc. Civ. Engineers. Vol. 15, No. 4. pp. 679-687. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12205-011-0008-4 pdf

252.      Wang, S., Elsworth, D., and Liu, J. (2011) Permeability evolution in fractured coal: the roles of fracture geometry and water-content. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 87. pp. 13-25. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2011.04.009 pdf

253.      Zhu, W.C., Wei, C.H. Liu, J., Qu, H.Y., Elsworth, D. (2011) A model of coal-gas interaction under variable temperatures. Int. J. Coal Geol., Vol. 86, pp. 213-221. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2011.01.011 pdf

254.      Wu, Y., Liu, J., Chen, Z., Elsworth, D., Pone, D. (2011) Dual poroelastic model for CO2-enhanced coalbed methane recovery. Int. J. Coal Geol., Vol. 86, pp. 177-189. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2010.02.004 pdf

255.      Foroozan, R., Elsworth, D., Voight, B., Mattioli, G. (2011) Magmatic-metering controls the stopping and restarting of eruptions. Geophys. Res. Lett. Vol 38. L05306. https://doi.org/10.1029/2010GL046591 pdf

256.      Izadi, G., Wang, S., Elsworth, D., Liu, J., Wu, Y., Pone, D. (2011) Permeability evolution of fluid-infiltrated coal containing discrete fractures. Int. J. Coal Geology. Vol. 85 pp. 201-211. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2010.10.006 pdf

257.      Taron, J. and Elsworth, D. (2010) Coupled mechanical and chemical processes in engineered geothermal reservoirs with dynamic permeability. Int. J. R. Mechs. Vol. 47, pp 1339 – 1348. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2010.08.021 pdf

258.      Taron, J., Elsworth, D., Kolditz, O. (2010) Evolution of permeability in fracture networks: geophysical and geochemical effects in enhanced geothermal systems. Trans. Geotherm. Res. Council. 8 pp.

259.      Wu, Y., Liu, J., Elsworth, D. Miao, X., Mao, X. (2010) Development of anisotropic permeability during coalbed methane production. J. Natural Gas Sci. and Eng. Vol 2, No. 4. pp. 197 – 210. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jngse.2010.06.002  pdf

260.      Liu, J., Chen, Z., Elsworth, D., Miao, X., Mao, X.  (2010) Linking gas-sorption induced changes in coal permeability to directional strains through a modulus reduction ratio. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 83, No. 1, pp. 21-30. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2010.04.006 pdf

261.      Liu, J., Chen, Z., Elsworth, D. Miao, X., Mao, X. (2010) Evaluation of stress-controlled coal swelling processes. Int. J. Coal Geol. Vol. 83. Pp. 446-455. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2010.06.005 pdf

262.      Lee, D.S., Elsworth, D., Yasuhara, H., Weaver, J., Rickman, R. (2010) Experiment and modeling to evaluate the effect s of proppant-pack diagenesis on fracture treatments. J. Petrol. Sci. and Eng. 74. Pp. 67-76. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2010.08.007 pdf

263.      Taron, J. and Elsworth, D. (2010) Constraints on compaction rate and equilibrium in the pressure solution creep of quartz aggregates and fractures: controls of aqueous concentration. J. Geophys,. Res., Vol. 115, B07211, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009JB007117 pdf

264.      Niemeijer, A., Marone, C., Elsworth, D. (2010) Frictional strength and strain weakening in simulated fault gouge: competition between geometrical weakening and chemical strengthening. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 115, No. B10, B10207 http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009JB000838 pdf

265.      Voight, B., Hidayat, D., Sacks, S., Linde, A., Chardot, L. Clarke, A., Elsworth, D., Foroozan R., Malin, P. Mattioli, G., McWhorter, N., Shalev, E., Sparks, R.S.J., Widiwijayanti, C., Young, S.R. (2010) Unique strainmeter observations of Vulcanian explosions, Soufrière Hills volcano, Montserrat, July 2003. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 37, L00E24, 6 pp., 2010 http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010GL044661 pdf

266.      Chardot, L., Voight, B., Foroozan, R., Sacks, S., Linde, A., Stewart, R., Hidayat, D., Clarke, A., Elsworth, D., Fournier, N., Komorowski, J.-C., Mattioli, G., Sparks, R.S.J., Widiwijayanti, C.  (2010) Explosion dynamics from strainmeter and microbarometer observations, Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat: 2008-2009. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 37, L00E24, 6 pp., 2010 http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010GL044661 pdf

267.      Foroozan, R., Elsworth, D., Voight, B., Mattioli, G.S. (2010) Dual chamber structure at Soufrière Hills volcano inferred from cGPS observations and inhomogeneous elastic crustal models. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 37, No. null, L00E12 http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2010GL042511, 01 April 2010 pdf

268.      Linde, A.T., Sacks, S., Hidayat, D., Voight, B., Clarke, A., Elsworth, D., Mattioli, G., Malin, P., Shalev, E., Sparks, S., Widiwijayanit, C. (2010) The Vulcanian explosion at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat on March 2004 as revealed by strain data. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 37, L00E07, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009GL041988 pdf

269.      Voight, B., Widiwijayanti, C., Mattioli, G., Elsworth, D., Hidyat, D., Strutt, M. (2010) Magma-sponge hypothesis and stratovolcanoes: the case for a compressible reservoir and quasi-steady deep influx at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat. Geophys. Res. Lett. 37, L00E05, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009GL041732 pdf

270.      Wu, Y., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Chen, Z., Connell, L., and Pan, Z. (2010) Dual poroelastic response of a coal seam to CO2 injection. Int. J. Greenhouse Gas Control. Vol. 4, No., 4 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijggc.2010.02.004

271.      Chen, Z., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Connell, L, Pan, Z. (2010) Impact of CO2 injection and differential deformation on CO2 injectivity under in-situ stress conditions. Int. J. Coal Geol., Vol. 81, pp. 97–108. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coal.2009.11.009 pdf

272.      Fitzgerald, M., and Elsworth, D. (2010) Evolution of the pore-pressure field around a moving conical penetrometer of finite size. ASCE J. Eng. Mechs. Vol. 136, No. 3, pp. 263-272. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9399(2010)136:3(263) pdf

273.      Niemeijer, A.R., Marone, C., and Elsworth, D. (2010) Fabric induced weakness of tectonic faults. Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L03304, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2009GL041689 pdf

274.      Elsworth, D. and Yasuhara, H. (2010) Mechanical and transport constitutive models for fractures subject to dissolution and precipitation. Int. J. Num. Meth. Geomechs. Vol. 34, pp. 533-549. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nag.831 pdf

275.      Taron, J., Elsworth, D. (2009) Roles and timing of onset of various thermal-hydrologic-mechanical-chemical process couplings in EGS reservoirs. Trans. Geotherm. Res. Council.

276.      Samuelson, J., Elsworth, D., and Marone, C. (2009) Shear-induced dilatancy of fluid-saturated faults: Experiment and theory, J. Geophys. Res., 114, B12404, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2008JB006273 pdf

277.      Niemeijer, A., Elsworth, D., and Marone, C. (2009) Significant effect of grain size distribution on compaction rates in granular aggregates. Earth and Planetary Sci. Lett., Vol. 284, pp. 386 – 391. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2009.04.041 pdf

278.      Taron, J. Elsworth, D., Min, K.-B. (2009) Numerical simulation of thermal-hydrologic-mechanical-chemical processes in deformable fractured porous media. Int. J. R. Mechs. Vol. 46, pp. 842-854. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2009.01.008 pdf

279.      Taron, J. and Elsworth, D. (2009) Thermal-hydrologic-mechanical-chemical processes in the evolution of engineered geothermal reservoirs. Int. J. R. Mechs. Vol. 46, pp. 855-864. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2009.01.007 pdf

280.      Min, K.-B., Rutqvist, J., and Elsworth, D. (2009) Chemically- and mechanically-mediated influences on the transport and mechanical characteristics of rock fractures. Int. J. R. Mechs. Vol. 46, No. 1, pp 80-89.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2008.04.002 pdf

281.      Faoro, I., Niemeijer, A., Marone, C., and Elsworth, D. (2009) The influence of shear and deviatoric stress on the evolution of fractures in novaculite and diorite. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 114, B01201, http://dx.doi.org/10:1029/2007JB005372 pdf

282.      Elsworth, D., Mattioli, G.S., Taron, J., Voight, B., Herd, R. (2008) Implications of magma transfer between multiple reservoirs on eruption cycling. Science. Vol. 322, pp. 246-248. http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.ll61297 pdf

283.      Zhang, H.B., Liu, J., and Elsworth, D. (2008) How sorption-induced matrix deformation affects gas flow in coal seams: a new FE model. Int. J. R. Mechs. Vol. 45, No. 8, pp. 1226-1236.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2007.11.007  pdf

284.      Sheng, J.C. Liu, J., Zhu, W.C., Elsworth, D., and Liu, J.X. (2008) Stress analysis of a borehole in saturated rocks under in situ mechanical, hydrological and thermal interactions. Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects. 30:2. Pp. 157-169. https://doi.org/10.1080/00908310600712356 pdf  

285.      Tang, C.A., Liang, Z.Z., Zhang, Y.B., Chang, X., Tao, X., Wang, D.G. Zhang, J.X., Liu, J.S., Zhu, W.C., and Elsworth, D. (2008) Fracture spacing in layered materials: a new explanation based on two-dimensional failure process modeling. Amer. J. Science, Vol. 308, pp 49-72. http://dx.doi.org/10.2475/01.2008.02 pdf

286.      Yasuhara, H., and Elsworth, D. (2008) Compaction of a fracture moderated by competing roles of stress corrosion and pressure solution. Pure and Appl. Geophys., Vol. 165, No. 7. pp. 1289 – 1306. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00024-008-0356-2  pdf

287.      Lee, D.-S., Elsworth, D., and Hryciw, R. (2008) Hydraulic conductivity measurements from on-the-fly uCPT sounding and from VisCPT. J. Geotech. and Geo-Env. Eng., Vol. 134, No. 12, pp. 1720-1729. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)1090-0241(2008)134:12(1720) pdf

288.      Niemeijer, A., Marone, C., and Elsworth, D. (2008) Healing of simulated fault gouges aided by pressure solution: results from rock analogue experiments. J. Geophys. Res., 113, B04204, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2007JB005376 pdf

289.      Rutqvist, J., Freifeld, B., Min, K.-B., Elsworth, D., and Tsang, Y. (2008) Analysis of thermally induced changes in fractured rock permeability during eight years of heating and cooling at the Yucca Mountain drift scale test – identification of irreversible changes. Int. J. R. Mech. Vol. 45, No. 8, pp. 1373 – 1389. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2008.01.016 pdf

290.      Samuelson, J.  Marone, C., Voight, B., and Elsworth, D. (2008) Laboratory investigation of the frictional behavior of granular volcanic material. J. Volc. And Geotherm. Res. Vol. 3-4 pp. 265-279. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2008.01.015 pdf

291.      Sawyer, A., Flemings, P., Elsworth, D., Kinoshita, M. (2008) Response of submarine hydrologic monitoring instruments to formation pressure changes: Theory and application to Nankai advanced CORKs. J. Geophys. Res. Vol 113, B01102, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2007JB005132 pdf

292.      Zhu, W.C., Liu, J., Sheng, J.C., Elsworth, D. (2007) Analysis of coupled gas flow and deformation process with desorption and Klinkenberg effects in coal seams. Int. J. R. Mechs. And Min. Sci.. Vol. 44, pp. 971-980. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2006.11.008 pdf

293.      Elsworth, D. and Lee, D.S. (2007) Limits in determining permeability from on-the-fly uCPT soundings. Géotechnique. Vol. 57, No. 8. pp. 679-685. https://doi.org/10.1680/geot.2007.57.8.679  pdf

294.      Mattioli, G.S., Voight, B., Linde, A.T., Sacks, I.S., Watts, P., Widiwijayanti, C., Young, S.R., Hidayat, D., Elsworth, D., Malin, P.E., Shalev, E., Van Boskirk, E., Johnsston, W., Sparks, R.S.J., Neuberg, J., Bass, V., Dunkley, P., Herd, R. Syers, T., Williams, P., Williams, D. (2007) Unique and remarkable dilatometer measurements of pyroclastic flow-generated tsunamis. Geology. Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 25-28. http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/G22931A.1 pdf

295.      Taron, J., Elsworth, D., Thompson, G., and Voight, B. (2007) Mechanisms for rainfall-concurrent lava dome collapse at Soufrière Hills volcano, 2000-2002.  J. Volcan. & Geotherm. Res. Vol. 1 pp. 195-209. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2006.10.003 pdf

296.      Yang, T.H. Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Zhu, W.C., Tham, L.G. and Tang, C.A. (2007) A coupled flow-stress-damage model for groundwater outbursts from an underlying aquifer into mining excavations. Int. J. R. Mech., Vol. 44. pp. 87 – 97. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2006.04.012 pdf

297.      Ouyang, Z., Elsworth, D., et al. (2007) Characterization of hydraulic fracture with inflated dislocation moving within a semi-infinite medium, Journal of China University of Mining & Technology, June. Vol.17 No.2, pp 220-225.

298.      Ouyang, Z., Elsworth, D., et al. (2007) A poroelastic PKN hydraulic fracture model incorporating dislocation theory: Part A. Progress in Mining Science and Safety Technology, Science Press USA Inc., ISBN 978-7-03-018737-6,  pp. 384-390.

299.      Zhu, W.C., Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Polak, A., Grader, A., Sheng, J.C., and Liu, J.X. (2007) Tracer transport in a fractured chalk: x-ray characterization and digital image-based (DIB) simulation. Transport in Porous Media. Vol. 70, pp. 25 – 42. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11242-006-9080-5 pdf

300.      Yasuhara, H., Elsworth, D., Polak, A., Liu, J., Grader, A., and Halleck, P. (2006) Spontaneous switching between permeability enhancement and degradation in fractures in carbonate: lumped parameter representation of mechanically- and chemically-mediated dissolution. Transp. in P. Media. Vol. 65, pp. 385-409. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11242-006-6386-2 pdf

301.      Liu, J., Sheng, J., Polak, A.B., Elsworth, D., Yasuhara, H., and Grader, A.S. (2006) A fully-coupled hydrological-mechanical-chemical model for fracture sealing and preferential opening. Int. J. R. Mechs. And Min. Sci.. Vol. 43, No. 1., pp. 23-36. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2005.04.012 pdf

302.      Yasuhara, H., and Elsworth, D. (2006) A numerical model simulating reactive transport and evolution of fracture permeability. Int. J. Num. and Anal. Meth. in Geomechs. Vol. 30, No. 10, pp. 1039 – 1062. https://doi.org/10.1002/nag.513 pdf

303.      Elsworth, D., and Yasuhara, H. (2006) Short timescale chemo-mechanical effects and their influence on the transport properties of fractured rock. Pure and Appl. Geophys. Vol. 163, pp. 2051 - 2070. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00024-006-0113-3 pdf

304.      Voight, B.; Linde, A. T.; Sacks, I. S.; Mattioli, G. S.; Sparks, R. S. J.; Elsworth, D.; Hidayat, D.; Malin, P. E.; Shalev, E.; Widiwijayanti, C.; Young, S. R.; Bass, V.; Clarke, A.; Dunkley, P.; Johnston, W.; McWhorter, N.; Neuberg, J.; Williams, P.  (2006) Unprecedented pressure increase in deep magma reservoir triggered by lava-dome collapse  Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 33, No. 3, L03312  http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2005GL024870 [Cover page article in GRL; AGU highlighted paper; cited and abstracted in Nature] pdf

305.      Elsworth, D., Lee, D.S., Hryciw, R., Shin, S. (2006) Pore pressure response following undrained uCPT sounding in a dilating soil.  J. Geotech. and Geoenv. Eng. Vol. 132, No. 11. pp. 1485 - 1495. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)1090-0241(2006)132:11(1485) pdf

306.      Yasuhara, H., Polak, A., Mitani, Y., Grader, A., Halleck, P., and Elsworth, D. (2006) Evolution of fracture permeability through fluid-rock reaction under hydrothermal conditions. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. Vol. 244, pp. 186 – 200. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2006.01.046 pdf

307.      Zhu, W.C., Liu, J., Yang, T.H., Sheng, J.C., and Elsworth, D. (2006) Effects of local rock heterogeneities on the hydromechanics of fractured rocks using a digital-image-based technique. Int. J. R. Mechs. Vol. 43, pp. 1182 – 1199. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2006.03.009 pdf

308.      Yasuhara, H., Polak, A., Mitani, Y., Grader, A., Halleck, P., and Elsworth, D. (2005) Evolution of fracture permeability through reactive flow at elevated temperature. Trans. Geotherm. Res. Council. Vol. 29, pp. 437 – 441. pdf

309.      Widiwijayanti, C., Clarke, A., Elsworth, D., and Voight, B.(2005) Geodetic constraints on the shallow magma system at Soufrière Hills volcano, Montserrat. Geophys. Res. Lett. Vol. 32, L11309, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2005GL022846 [AGU Editor’s Citation] pdf

310.      Yasuhara, H., Marone, C., and Elsworth, D. (2005) Fault zone restrengthening and frictional healing: the role of pressure solution. J. Geophys. Res. Vol. 110, B06310, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2004JB003327 pdf

311.      Ouyang, Z. Elsworth, D., et al. (2005) Theory of volumetric moving dislocation in a poroelastic halfspace and characterization of magma intrusion events.  J. China University of Geosciences, Vol. 16,  No.1, pp 58-65.

312.      Liu, J., Polak, A., Elsworth, D., and Grader, A. (2005) Dissolution-induced preferential flow in a limestone fracture. J. Contam. Hydrol. Vol. 78, No. 1-2, pp. 53-70. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jconhyd.2005.03.001

313.      Vinciguerra, S., Elsworth, D., and Malone, S. (2005) The 1980 pressure response and flank failure of Mt. St. Helens (USA) inferred by seismic scaling exponents. J. Volc. and Geotherm. Res. Vol. 144, pp. 155-168. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2004.11.022 pdf

314.      Elsworth, D. and Lee, D.S. (2005) Permeability determination from on-the-fly piezocone sounding. ASCE J. Geotech and Geoenv Eng., Vol. 131, No. 5,  pp. 643 – 653. http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)1090-0241(2005)131:5(643) pdf

315.      Elsworth, D. and Lee, D.S. (2005) Indentation of a free-falling lance penetrometer into a poroelastic seabed. Int. J. Num. & Anal. Meth. in Geomechs., Vol. 29, pp. 141-162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/nag.408 pdf

316.      Simmons, J., Elsworth, D., and Voight, B. (2005) Classification and idealized limit-equilibrium analyses of dome collapses at Soufrière Hills volcano, Montserrat, during growth of the first lava dome: November 1995 to March 1998.  J. Volc. and Geotherm. Res., Vol. 139, pp. 241-258; http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2004.08.009 pdf

317.      Polak, A., Elsworth, D., Liu, J., and Grader, A. (2004) Spontaneous switching of permeability changes in a limestone fracture under net dissolution. Water. Resour. Res., Vol. 40, W03502, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2003WR002717 pdf

318.      Yasuhara, H., Elsworth, D., and Polak, A. (2004) The evolution of permeability in a natural fracture: significant role of pressure solution. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 109, B03204, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2003JB002663 pdf

319.      Simmons, J., Elsworth, D., and Voight, B. (2004) Stability of exogenous lava domes during intense precipitation. Bull. Volcanol., Vol., 66, pp. 725–734; http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00445-004-0353-y pdf

320.      Elsworth, D., Voight, B., Thompson, G., and Young, S.R. (2004) A thermal-hydrologic mechanism for rainfall-triggered collapse of lava domes. Geology. Vol. 32, No. 11; pp. 969–972; http://dx.doi.org/10.1130/G20730.1 pdf

321.      Lee, D.S. and Elsworth, D. (2004) Indentation of a sharp penetrometer into a poroelastic seabed, Am. Soc. Civ. Eng., J. E. Mech., Vol. 130, No. 2,  pp. 170-179. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9399(2004)130:2(170) pdf

322.      Yasuhara, H., Elsworth, D., and Polak, A. (2003) A mechanistic model for compaction of granular aggregates moderated by pressure solution. J. Geophys. Res. 108(B11), 2530, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2003JB002536 pdf

323.      Polak, A., Elsworth, D., Yasuhara, H., Grader, A.S., and Halleck, P.M. (2003) Permeability reduction of a natural fracture under net dissolution by hydrothermal fluids, Geophys. Res. Lett., 30(20), 2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2003GL017575 pdf

324.      Elsworth, D. and Voight, B. (2001) The mechanics of harmonic gas-pressurization and failure of lava domes. Geophys. J. Int., of the R. Astronomical Soc., 145, 187 – 198. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-246X.2001.00370.x pdf

325.      Elsworth, D. (2001) Mechanical response of lined and unlined heated drifts. R. Mechs. and R. Eng., Vol. 34, No. 3, pp. 201-216. https://doi.org/10.1007/s006030170009 pdf

326.      Liu, J., Elsworth, D. (2000) Pore water pressure fluctuation. Coal International. Mining and Quarry World. Vol. 248, No. 6, pp. 237-242.

327.      Liu, J., Elsworth, D., Brady, B.H., and Mulhaus, H. (2000) Strain-dependent fluid flow defined through rock mass classification schemes. R. Mech. and R. Eng., Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 75-92. https://doi.org/10.1007/s006030050036 pdf

328.      Voight, B. and Elsworth, D. (2000) Instability and collapse of lava domes.  Geophys. Res. Let., Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 1-4. https://doi.org/10.1029/1999GL008389 pdf

329.      Liu, J., Elsworth, D. and Brady, B. H. G. (1999) A coupled hydromechanical system defined through rock mass classification schemes. Int. J. Num. and Anal. Meth. in Geomechs.. Vol. 23, No. 15, pp. 1945 – 1960. https://doi.org/10.1002/(SICI)1096-9853(19991225)23:15<1945::AID-NAG42>3.0.CO;2-N pdf

330.      Bai, M., Bouhroum, A. and Elsworth, D. (1999) Minimizing numerical oscillation in coupled flow problems. Oil Gas – European Mag., Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 37-39.

331.      Liu, J., Elsworth, D. and Brady, B. H. G. (1999) Linking stress-dependent effective porosity and hydraulic conductivity fields to RMR. Int. J. R. Mech., Min. Sci. & Geomech. Abstr., Vol. 36, No. 5, pp. 581-596. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0148-9062(99)00029-7 pdf

332.      Bai, M., Meng, F., Elsworth, D., Zamman, M., Scott, T.E. and Roegiers, J.-C. (1999) Numerical modeling of coupled flow and deformation in fractured rock specimens. Int. J. Num. and Anal. Meth. in Geomechs., Vol. 23, pp. 141-160. https://doi.org/10.1002/(SICI)1096-9853(199902)23:2<141::AID-NAG962>3.3.CO;2-7 pdf

333.      Bai, M., Meng, F., Elsworth, D. and Roegiers, J.-C. (1999) Analysis of stress-dependent permeability in non-orthogonal flow and deformation fields. Submitted for publication, R. Mech. and R. Eng., vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 195 – 219. https://doi.org/10.1007/s006030050032 pdf

334.      Elsworth, D. and Day, S. J. (1999) Flank collapse triggered by intrusion: the Canarian and Cape Verde archipelagoes.  J. Volcanol. & Geotherm. Res., Vol. 95, No. 1-4, pp. 323 – 340. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0377-0273(99)00110-9 pdf

335.      Liu, J. and Elsworth, D. (1999) Evaluation of pore water pressure fluctuation around an advancing longwall panel. Adv. Water Res., Vol. 22, No. 6, pp. 633 – 644. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0309-1708(98)00041-4 pdf

336.      Elsworth, D. (1998) Indention of a sharp penetrometer in a poroelastic medium. Int. J. Solids and Struct., Vol. 35, No. 34-35, pp. 4895 - 4904. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0020-7683(98)00100-0 pdf

337.      Kim, J.-M., Parizek, R.R., and Elsworth, D. (1998) Evaluation of fully-coupled strata deformation and groundwater flow in response to longwall mining. Int. J. R. Mechs., Min. Sci. and Geomechs. Abstr., Vol. 34, No. 8, pp. 1187 – 1200. pdf

338.      Liu, J. and Elsworth, D. (1998) Three-dimensional effects of hydraulic conductivity enhancement and desaturation around mined panels. Int. J. R. Mechs., Min. Sci. and Geomechs. Abstr., Vol. 34, No. 8, pp. 1139 - 1152. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1365-1609(97)80067-6 pdf

339.      Bai, M., Elsworth, D., Inyang, H.I. and Roegiers, J-.C. (1997) Modeling non-uniform solute transport using a triple porosity model. J. Environmental Eng. Div. ASCE, Vol. 123, No. 11, pp. 1116 - 1125. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9372(1997)123:11(1116) pdf

340.      Liu, J., Elsworth, D. and Matetic, R.J. (1997) Evaluation of the post-mining groundwater regime following longwall mining. Hydrological Processes, Vol. 11, 1945-1961. https://doi.org/10.1002/(SICI)1099-1085(199712)11:15<1945::AID-HYP541>3.0.CO;2-L pdf

341.      Voight, B. and Elsworth, D. (1997) Failure of volcano slopes. Géotechnique, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp. 1 - 31. https://doi.org/10.1680/geot.1997.47.1.1 pdf

342.      Bai, M., Meng, F., Elsworth, D., Zaman, Z. and Roegiers, J.-C. (1997) Numerical modeling of stress-dependent permeability, Int. J. R. Mech. and Min. Sci., Vol. 34, No. 3-4, Paper No. 020. pdf

343.      Liu, J., Elsworth, D. and Brady, B.H. (1997) Analytical evaluation of post-excavation hydraulic conductivity field around a tunnel. Int. J. R. Mech. and Min. Sci., Vol. 34, No. 3-4, Paper No. 181. pdf

344.      Piggott, A. R. and Elsworth, D. (1996) Displacement of formation fluids by hydraulic fracturing. Géotechnique, Vol. 46, No. 4, pp. 671 - 681. https://doi.org/10.1680/geot.1996.46.4.671 pdf

345.      Sims, J.E., Elsworth, D. and Cherry, J.A. (1996) Stress dependent flow through fractured clay till: a laboratory study. Can. Geotech. J., Vol. 33, No. 3, pp. 449 - 457. pdf

346.      Fischer, M.P., Elsworth, D., Alley, R.B. and Engelder, J.T. (1996) Finite element analysis of the modified ring test for determining Mode I fracture toughness. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci. & Geomech. Abstr., Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 1 - 16. https://doi.org/10.1016/0148-9062(95)00043-7 pdf

347.      Bai, M., Roegiers, J.-C., and Elsworth, D. (1995) Poromechanical response of fractured porous rock masses. J. Petro. Sci. & Eng., Vol. 13, pp. 155 - 168. https://doi.org/10.1016/0920-4105(95)00019-E pdf

348.      Bai, M. and Elsworth, D., (1995) On the modeling of miscible flow in multi-component porous media. Transport in Porous Media, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 19 - 46. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00615333 pdf

349.      Bai, M. and Elsworth, D. (1995) Influence of mining geometry on mine hydro-geo-mechanics. Trans. Society of Mining Engineers, Vol. 296, July, pp 1856 - 1863. pdf

350.      Matetic, R.J., Liu, J. and Elsworth, D. (1995) Modeling the effects of longwall mining on the ground water system. U.S. Bureau of Mines, Report of Investigations, RI 9561, ISSN 1066-5552, 14 pp.

351.      Elsworth, D. and Voight, B. (1995) Dike intrusion as a trigger for large earthquakes and the failure of volcano flanks. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 100, No. B4, April, pp. 6005-6024. https://doi.org/10.1029/94JB02884 pdf

352.      Elsworth, D. and Liu, J. (1995) Topographic influence of longwall mining on groundwater. Groundwater, Vol. 33, No. 5, September-October, pp. 786 - 793. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-6584.1995.tb00025.x pdf

353.      Li, J. and Elsworth, D. (1995) A Gauss-Newton method for aquifer parameter identification. Groundwater, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp. 662 - 668. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-6584.1995.tb00322.x pdf

354.      Bai, M., Bouhroum, A. and Elsworth, D. (1994) Some aspects of solving advection dominated flows. Hydrocarbon Technology, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp. 11 - 17. pdf

355.      Bai, M. and Elsworth, D. (1994) Modeling of subsidence and stress-dependent hydraulic conductivity for intact rock and fractured porous media. R. Mech. and R. Eng., Vol. 27, No. 4, pp. 209 - 234. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01020200 pdf

356.      Bai, M. and Elsworth, D. (1993) Dual-porosity poroelastic approach to behavior of porous media over a mining panel. Trans. Inst. Mng. & Met., U.K., Section A, Vol. 102, pp. 114 - 124.  pdf

357.      Bai, M., Elsworth, D. and Roegiers, J-.C. (1993) Modeling of naturally fractured reservoirs using deformation-dependent flow mechanism. Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci. & Geomech. Abstr., Vol. 30, No. 7, pp. 1185 - 1191. pdf

358.      Ouyang, Z. and Elsworth, D. (1993) Evaluation of groundwater flow into mined panels. Int. J. R. Mechs. Min. Sci. & Geomechs. Abstr. Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 71 - 80. https://doi.org/10.1016/0148-9062(93)90701-E pdf

359.      Piggott, A.R. and Elsworth, D. (1993) Laboratory assessment of the equivalent apertures of a rock fracture. Geophys. Res. Lett., Vol. 30, No. 13, pp. 1387 - 1390. https://doi.org/10.1029/93GL01384 pdf

360.      Piggott, A.R. and Elsworth, D. (1993) Characterization of fracture aperture by inverse analysis. Can. Geotech. J., Vol. 30, pp. 637 - 646. https://doi.org/10.1139/t93-055 pdf

361.      Bai, M. and Elsworth, D. (1993) Multi-porosity/multi-permeability approach to the simulation of naturally fractured reservoirs. Water Resour. Res., Vol. 29, No. 6, pp. 1621 - 1633. https://doi.org/10.1029/92WR02746 pdf

362.      Elsworth, D. (1993) Analysis of piezocone data using dislocation based methods. J. Geotechnical Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 119, No. 10, pp. 1601 - 1623. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9410(1993)119:10(1601) pdf

363.      Bai, M. and Elsworth, D. (1993) Transient poroelastic response of porous media over a mining panel. Engineering Geology, Vol. 35, pp. 49 - 64. https://doi.org/10.1016/0013-7952(93)90069-O pdf

364.      Elsworth, D. and Voight, B. (1992) Theory of dike intrusion in a saturated porous solid. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 97, No. B6, pp. 9105 - 9117. pdf

365.      Xiang, J. and Elsworth, D. (1992) Direct and integration methods of parameter estimation of groundwater transport systems. Appl. Math. Model., Vol. 16, No. 8, pp. 404 - 413. https://doi.org/10.1016/0307-904X(92)90075-E pdf

366.      Piggott, A.R. and Elsworth, D. (1992) Analytical models for flow through obstructed domains. J. Geoph. Res., Vol. 97, No. B2, pp. 2085 - 2093. https://doi.org/10.1029/91JB02641 pdf

367.      Elsworth, D. (1992). Pore pressure response due to penetration through layered media. Int. J. Num. Anal. Meth. in Geomechs., Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 45 - 64. https://doi.org/10.1002/nag.1610160105 pdf

368.      Elsworth, D. and Bai, M. (1992). Flow-deformation response of dual porosity media. J. Geotech. Eng. Div., ASCE, Vol. 118, No. 1, pp. 107 - 124. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9410(1992)118:1(107) pdf

369.      Elsworth, D. (1991). Dislocation analysis of penetration in saturated porous media. J. Eng. Mech. Div., ASCE, Vol. 117, No. 2, pp 391-408. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9399(1991)117:2(391) pdf

370.      Ylinen, A.M. and Elsworth, D. (1991). Heat and mass transfer around an advancing penetrometer. Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 34, No. 6, pp. 1407 - 1416. https://doi.org/10.1016/0017-9310(91)90284-L pdf

371.      Ouyang, Z. and Elsworth, D. (1991). A phenomenological failure criterion for brittle rock. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, Vol. 24, pp. 133 - 153. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01042858 pdf

372.      Xiang, J. and Elsworth, D. (1990) Parameter identification of nonsteady groundwater flow systems. Advances in Water Resources, Vol. 15, pp. 259 - 269. https://doi.org/10.1016/0309-1708(92)90011-P pdf

373.      Xiang, J. and Elsworth, D. (1990). Low-order finite elements for parameter identification in groundwater flow. Appl. Math. Model., Vol. 15, No. 5, pp. 256 – 266. https://doi.org/10.1016/0307-904X(91)90003-8 pdf

374.      Elsworth, D. (1990). A comparative evaluation of the parallel flow and spherical reservoir models of HDR geothermal systems. J. Volcanology and Geothermal Res., Vol. 44, pp. 283 - 293. https://doi.org/10.1016/0377-0273(90)90022-8 pdf

375.      Bai, M. and Elsworth, D. (1990). Some aspects of mining under aquifers in China. Min. Sci. and Tech., Vol. 10, pp. 81 - 91. pdf

376.      Bai, M., Elsworth, D., Li, Z. and Tomlin, N. (1990). Evaluation of stresses and displacements induced in discretely layered media. Int. J. R. Mechs. Min. Sci., Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 23 - 31. https://doi.org/10.1016/0148-9062(90)90005-M pdf

377.      Elsworth, D. (1990). Theory of partially drained piezometer insertion. J. Geotech. Eng. Div., ASCE, Vol. 116, No. 6, pp. 899 - 914. https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9410(1990)116:6(899) pdf

378.      Zhihua, O. and Elsworth, D. (1989). An adaptive characteristics method for advective-diffusive transport. Appl. Math. Model., Vol. 13, pp 682-692. https://doi.org/10.1016/0307-904X(89)90161-3 pdf

379.      Elsworth, D. (1989). Thermal recovery from a multiple stimulated HDR reservoir. Geothermics, Vol. 18, No. 5/6, pp. 761-774. pdf

380.      Elsworth, D. (1989). Theory of thermal recovery from a spherically stimulated HDR reservoir. J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 94, No. B2, pp. 1927 - 1934. https://doi.org/10.1029/JB094iB02p01927 pdf

381.      Elsworth, D. and Xiang, J. (1989). A reduced degree of freedom model for permeability enhancement in blocky rock. Geothermics, Vol. 18, No. 5/6, pp. 691-709. pdf

382.      Piggott, A. R. and Elsworth, D. (1989). Physical and numerical studies of a fracture system model. Water Resour. Res., Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 457 - 462. https://doi.org/10.1029/WR025i003p00457 pdf

383.      Elsworth, D. (1989). Thermal permeability enhancement of blocky rocks: plane and radial flow. Proceedings E.E.C. and C.N.R.S. Workshop of Fluid Flow Through Strong Fractured Rocks, Garchy, France, April. 24 pages. and Int. J. R. Mech. Min. Sci., Vol. 26, No. 3/4, pp. 329 - 339. https://doi.org/10.1016/0148-9062(89)91981-5 pdf

384.      Elsworth, D. (1987). A boundary element-finite element procedure for porous and fractured media flow. Water Resources Research, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. 551 - 560. https://doi.org/10.1029/WR023i004p00551 pdf

385.      Elsworth, D. and Goodman, R. E. (1987). Numerical modelling of fractured rock masses using coupled numerical schemes. Chapter 46 in, Coupled Processes Associated with Nuclear Waste Repositories, Edited by C. F. Tsang, Academic Press. pdf

386.      Elsworth, D. (1986). A model to evaluate the transient hydraulic response of three-dimensional sparsely fractured rock masses. Water Resources Research, Vol. 22, No. 13, pp. 1809 - 1819. https://doi.org/10.1029/WR022i013p01809 pdf

387.      Elsworth, D. (1986). A hybrid boundary element - finite element analysis procedure for fluid flow simulation in fractured rock masses. International Journal of Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, Vol. 10, No. 6, pp. 569 - 584. https://doi.org/10.1002/nag.1610100603 pdf

388.      Elsworth, D. and Doe, T. W. (1986). Application of non-linear flow laws in determining rock fissure geometry from single borehole pumping tests. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Min. Sci., Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 245 - 254. https://doi.org/10.1016/0148-9062(86)90970-8 pdf

389.      Elsworth, D. and Goodman, R. E. (1986). Characterization of rock fissure hydraulic conductivity using idealized wall roughness profiles. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Min. Sci., Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 233 - 244. https://doi.org/10.1016/0148-9062(86)90969-1 pdf

390.      Elsworth, D. (1986). Wedge stability around a circular tunnel: plane strain condition. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Min. Sci., Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 177 - 182. https://doi.org/10.1016/0148-9062(86)90345-1 pdf