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Journal publications

SUCCESS: SUbsurface CO2 storage – Critical Elements and Superior Strategy.
Aker, E., Bjørnarå, T., Braathen, A., Brandvoll, Ø., Dahle, H., Nordbotten, J.M., Aagaard, P., Hellevang, H., Alemu, B.L., Pham, V.T.H., Johansen, H., Wangenc, M., Nøttvedt, N., Aavatsmark, I., Johannessen, T., and Durand, D.,
Energy Procedia 4, pages 6117-6124.
A transpressional origin for the West Spitsbergen Fold and Thrust Belt – insight from analogue modeling.
Leever, K.A., Gabrielsen, R.H., Faleide, J.I. and Braathen, A.
Tectonics, 30, TC2014, doi:10.1029/2010TC002753, page 24.

Exploring for saucer-shaped igneous intrusions, Svalbard, Spitsbergen.
Senger, K., Roy. S., Ogata, K., Bælum, K., Braathen, A., Noormets, R., Olaussen, S., and Tveranger, J.
Proceeding paper, 2nd international Geosciences Student Conference, Kraków, Poland, 12-14 July 2011.

SUCCESS: SUbsurface CO2 storage – Critical Elements and Superior Strategy
Aker E., Bjørnarå, T.I., Braathen A., Brandvoll Ø., Dahle H., Nordbotten J.M., Aagaard P., Hellevang H., Alemu B., Pham V.T.H., Johansen H., Wangen M., Nøttvedt A., Aavartsmark I., Johannessen T. and Durand D. 
Energy Procedia 4, pages 6117-6124
Effect of sub-core scale heterogeneities on acoustic and electric properties of a reservoir rock: A CO2 flooding experiment of brine saturated sandstone in a CT-scanner.
Alemu B.L., Aker E., Soldal M., Johnsen Ø. and Aagaard P.
Geophysical Prospecting, accepted. 
Influence of CO2 on rock physics properties in typical reservoir rock: A CO2 flooding experiment of brine saturated sandstone in a CT-scanner.
Alemu B.L., Aker E., Soldal M., Johnsen Ø. and Aagaard P.
Energy Procedia, volume 4, 2011, pages 4379–4386.
Influence of CO2 on rock physics properties in typical reservoir rock: A CO2 flooding experiment of brine saturated sandstone in a CT-scanner.
Alemu B.L., Aker E., Soldal M., Johnsen Ø., Aagaard P. 
Energy Procedia 4, pages 4379-4386.
Caprock interaction with CO2: a laboratory study of reactivity of shale with supercritical CO2 and brine.
Alemu, B.L., Aagaard, P., Munz, I.A., Skurtveit, E.
Accepted for publication in Applied Geochemistry.
Order-of-magnitude analysis of the range of validity of a low-frequency approximation for CSEM
Bakr, S.A, Mannseth, T. 
SEG Expanded Abstracts, San Antonio.
Identification of three-dimensional electric conductivity changes from time-lapse electromagnetic observations
Berre, I., Lien, M., Mannseth, T. 
J. Comput. Phys 230 (10).
Konsekvensene av surere hav – Noen geokjemiske betraktninger av betydning for livet I havet.
Bjørlykke K., Hellevang, H., Aagaard, P.
Biologen 2, pages 28-34.
Field-scale application of a semi-analytical model for estimation of leakage potential along old wells
Celia, M. A., J. M. Nordbotten, B. Court, M. Dobossy and S. Bachu 
International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 5, 257-269, doi:10.1016/j.ijggc.2010.10.005.
Initial evaluation of synergies associated with simultaneous brine production and CO2 geological sequestration
Court, B, K. W. Bandilla, M. A. Celia, T. A. Buscheck, J. M. Nordbotten, M. Dobossy, A. Janzen
International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, accepted.
Applicability of vertical-equilibrium and sharp-interface assumptions in CO2 sequestration modeling
Court, B., K. W. Bandilla, M. A. Celia, A. Janzen, M. E. Dobossy, J. M. Nordbotten 
submitted to International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control.
Effects of a capillary transition zone on the stability of a diffusive boundary layer.
Elenius M., Nordbotten J. M. and Kalisch  H.
Submitted to IMA J. Appl. Math., doi.org/10.1093/imamat/hxs054
Convective mixing in geological carbon storage
Elenius, M.  
PhD thesis, Department of Mathematics, University of Bergen.
On the time scales of nonlinear instability in miscible displacement porous media flow.
Elenius, M., and Johannsen, K.
Submitted to Computational Geosciences. DOI: 10.1007/s10596-012-9294-2
Vertically-averaged approaches to CO2 injection with solubility trapping
Gasda, S. E., J. M. Nordbotten and M. A. Celia 
Water Resources Research, 47, W05528, doi:10.1029/2010WR009075.
Why is dawsonite absent in CO2 charged reservoirs?
Hellevang, H., Declercq, J., Aagaard, P.
Oil & Gas Science and Technology - Revue de l'IFP 66 (1), pages 119-135.
StephansenAnisotropic relative permeability: Origins, modeling and numerical discretization
Keilegavlen, E., J. M. Nordbotten, A.
International Journal of Numerical Analysis and Modeling, accepted.

Simulation of long-term fate of CO2 in the sand of Utsira.
Khattri, S.K., Fladmark, G.E., Hellevang, H., Kvamme, B.
Journal of Porous Media 14 (2), pages 149-166.

Structural joint inversion of AVO and CSEM data using flexible representation
Lien, M., Mannseth, T.
SEG Expanded Abstracts, San Antonio.
KalischDynamics of the interface between immiscible liquids of different densities with low Froude number
Mitrovic, D., J. M. Nordbotten, H. 
submitted to Nonlinear Analysis Series B: Real World Applications.
Mechanisms and rates of plagioclase carbonation reactions.
Munz, I.A, Brandvoll, Ø, Haug, T.A., Iden, K. , Smeets R., Kihle, J. and Johansen, H.
Submitted to Geochim Cosmochim Acta
CeliaQuantifying CO2 Leakage in a Geological Sequestartion Operation given Parameter Uncertainty
Nogues, J. P., B. Court, M. E. Dobossy, J. M. Nordbotten, M. A. 
submitted to International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control.
Impact of the capillary fringe in vertically integrated models for CO2 storage
Nordbotten, J. M.  and H. K. Dahle
Water Resources Research, 47, W02537,doi:10.1029/2009WR008958.
On the potential of CO2-water-rock interactions for CO2 storage: A modified kinetics model.
Pham, V.T.H., Lu, P., Aagaard, P., Zhu, C., Hellevang, H.
International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, in press.
Numerical simulation studies of the long-term evolution of a CO2 plume in a saline aquifer with a sloping caprock
Pruess, K., and Nordbotten J. M.
Transport in Porous Media, doi:10.1007/s11242-011-9729-6.
Microbial characterization of seabed sediments overlaying the proposed CO2 storage site Johansen formation. Biogeochemical and microbial aspects of geological carbon capture and storage.
Rike, A.G., Børresen, M., Håvelsrud, O.E., Haverkamp, T.H.A., Kristensen, T. and Jakobsen, K.S.
Geophysical research Abstracts Vol. 13. European Geoscience Union General Assembly 2011, Vienna.
An efficient Multi-Point Flux Approximation based approach for Discrete Fracture Matrix simulation
Sandve, T. H., I. Berre, J. M. Nordbotten
submitted to Journal of Computational Physics.
Multiscale mass-conservative domain-decomposition preconditioners for elliptic problems on irregular grids
Sandvin, A., J. M. Nordbotten, I. Aavatsmark
Computational Geosciences, 15(3), pages 587-602, doi:10.1007/s10596-011-9226-6.
Domain decomposition strategies for non-linear flow problems in porous media
Skogestad, J. O., E. Keilegavlen, J. M. Nordbotten
submitted to Journal of Computational Physics.

Experimental investigation of CO2 breakthrough and flow mechanisms in shale.
Skurtveit, E., Aker, E., Soldal, M., Angeli, M. & Wang, Z.
Accepted for publication in Petroleum Geoscience.

Effect of mean network coordination number on dispersivity characteristics
Vasiliev, L., Raoof, A. J. M. Nordbotten
submitted to Transport in Porous Media.

 

 

 

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