Publications

Journal Articles

Khan, H., Spielman-Sun, E., Jew, A., Bargar, J., Kovscek, A., & Druhan, J. (2021). A Critical Review of the Physicochemical Impacts of Water Chemistry on Shale in Hydraulic Fracturing Systems. Environmental science & technology, 55(3), 1377–1394.

Yang, J., Tchelepi, H., & Kovscek, A. (2021). Phase-field modeling of rate-dependent fluid-driven fracture initiation and propagation. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics.

Almajid, M., Wong, Z., & Kovscek, A. (2021). Mechanistic Foam Flow Model with Variable Flowing Foam Fraction and Its Implementation Using Automatic Differentiation. Advances in Water Resources, 103877.

Rognmo, A., Al-Khayyat, N., Heldal, S., Vikingstad, I., Eide, Ø., Fredriksen, S., Alcorn, Z., Graue, A., Bryant, S., Kovscek, A., & others (2020). Performance of silica nanoparticles in CO2 foam for EOR and CCUS at tough reservoir conditions. SPE Journal, 25(01), 406–415.

Vega, B., Yang, J., Tchelepi, H., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Investigation of Stress Field and Fracture Development During Shale Maturation Using Analog Rock Systems. Transport in Porous Media, 131(2), 503–535.

Almajid, M., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Pore network investigation of trapped gas and foam generation mechanisms. Transport in Porous Media, 131(1), 289–313.

Roman, S., Soulaine, C., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Pore-scale visualization and characterization of viscous dissipation in porous media. Journal of colloid and interface science, 558, 269–279.

Song, W., Ramesh, N., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Spontaneous fingering between miscible fluids. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 584, 123943.

Koh Yoo, K., Sampaio, L., Amanam, U., Gerritsen, M., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Thermal Imaging To Visualize and Characterize Combustion Fronts in Porous Media. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 59(5), 2181–2191.

Kim, T., Ross, C., Guan, K., Burnham, A., Kovscek, A., & others (2020). Permeability and Porosity Evolution of Organic-Rich Shales from the Green River Formation as a Result of Maturation. SPE Journal.

Bazargan, M., Leezenberg, P., & Kovscek, A. (2020). In-situ combustion front monitoring and tracking using InSAR. The Leading Edge, 39(4), 272–278.

Eide, ., Fernø, M., Bryant, S., Kovscek, A., & Gauteplass, J. (2020). Population-balance modeling of CO2 foam for CCUS using nanoparticles. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 80, 103378.

Yun, W., Liu, Y., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Deep learning for automated characterization of pore-scale wettability. Advances in Water Resources, 144, 103708.

Esteves, B., Lage, P., Couto, P., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Pore-network modeling of single-phase reactive transport and dissolution pattern evaluation. Advances in Water Resources, 145, 103741.

Elkady, Y., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Multiscale study of CO2 impact on fluid transport and carbonate dissolution in Utica and Eagle Ford shale. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 195, 107867.

Anderson, T., Vega, B., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Multimodal imaging and machine learning to enhance microscope images of shale. Computers & Geosciences, 145, 104593.

Koh Yoo, K., Trujillo Portillo, M., Ramirez, C., Bittencourt Sampaio, L., Gerritsen, M., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Effect of Pressure on Crude-Oil Kinetics During In Situ Combustion. Energy & Fuels, 34(10), 12103–12117.

Guo, H., Nazari, N., Esmaeilzadeh, S., & Kovscek, A. (2020). A Critical Review of the Role of Thin Liquid Films for Modified Salinity Brine Recovery Processes. Current Opinion in Colloid & Interface Science, 101393.

Kim, T., Yun, W., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Application of Digital Volume Correlation to X-ray Computed Tomography Images of Shale. Energy & Fuels, 34(11), 13636–13649.

Elkady, Y., Lyu, Y., Jessen, K., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Three-Dimensional Imaging and Quantification of Gas Storativity in Nanoporous Media via X-rays Computed Tomography. Energies, 13(23), 6199.

Al Shafloot, T., Kim, T., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Investigating fracture propagation characteristics in shale using sc-CO2 and water with the aid of X-ray Computed Tomography. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 103736.

Anderson, T., Guan, K., Vega, B., Aryana, S., & Kovscek, A. (2020). RockFlow: Fast Generation of Synthetic Source Rock Images Using Generative Flow Models. Energies, 13(24), 6571.

Frouté, L., Wang, Y., McKinzie, J., Aryana, S., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Transport Simulations on Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope Images of Nanoporous Shale. Energies, 13(24), 6665.

Kim, T., Kovscek, A., & others (2019). The Effect of Voidage-Displacement Ratio on Critical Gas Saturation. SPE Journal, 24(01), 178–199.

Vega, B., & Kovscek, A. (2019). A systematic study of internal gas generation in shale source rocks using analog experiments. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 173, 209–221.

Alnoaimi, K., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Influence of microcracks on flow and storage capacities of gas shales at core scale. Transport in Porous Media, 127(1), 53–84.

Guan, K., Nazarova, M., Guo, B., Tchelepi, H., Kovscek, A., & Creux, P. (2019). Effects of image resolution on sandstone porosity and permeability as obtained from X-ray microscopy. Transport in Porous Media, 127(1), 233–245.

Holmes, R., Aljamaan, H., Vishal, V., Wilcox, J., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Idealized shale sorption isotherm measurements to determine pore capacity, pore size distribution, and surface area. Energy & fuels, 33(2), 665–676.

Kim, T., Vittoratos, E., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Recovery efficiency of a 28° API crude-oil system as a function of voidage replacement ratio. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 175, 1063–1087.

Vittoratos, E., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Doctrines and realities in viscous and heavy-oil reservoir engineering. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 178, 1164–1177.

Aldousary, S., & Kovscek, A. (2019). The diffusion of water through oil contributes to spontaneous emulsification during low salinity waterflooding. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 179, 606–614.

Song, W., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Spontaneous clay Pickering emulsification. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 577, 158–166.

Guo, H., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Investigation of the effects of ions on short-range non-DLVO forces at the calcite/brine interface and implications for low salinity oil-recovery processes. Journal of colloid and interface science, 552, 295–311.

Amanam, U., Zeng, H., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Nanoparticle delivery to porous media via emulsions and thermally induced phase inversion. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 581, 123614.

Almajid, M., Nazari, N., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Modeling steady-state foam flow: hysteresis and backward front movement. Energy & Fuels, 33(11), 11353–11363.

Amanam, U., Koh Yoo, K., Castanier, L., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Investigation of the Effects of Select Metal Nanoparticles on Heavy Oil Combustion in Porous Media. Energy & Fuels, 34(1), 130–141.

Glatz, G., Lapene, A., Castanier, L., & Kovscek, A. (2018). An experimental platform for triaxial high-pressure/high-temperature testing of rocks using computed tomography. Review of Scientific Instruments, 89(4), 045101.

Bazargan, M., & Kovscek, A. (2018). Pulsating linear in situ combustion: why do we often observe oscillatory behavior?. Computational Geosciences, 22(4), 1115–1134.

Yoo, K., Sampaio, L., Gerritsen, M., & Kovscek, A. (2018). An optimization algorithm for evaluation of kinetic parameters for crude oil combustion. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 169, 241–257.

Soulaine, C., Roman, S., Kovscek, A., & Tchelepi, H. (2018). Pore-scale modelling of multiphase reactive flow: application to mineral dissolution with production of CO2. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 855, 616–645.

Song, W., Ogunbanwo, F., Steinsbø, M., Fernø, M., & Kovscek, A. (2018). Mechanisms of multiphase reactive flow using biogenically calcite-functionalized micromodels. Lab on a Chip, 18(24), 3881–3891.

Chavez, M.L., Glatz, G., Clemens, T., & Kovscek, A. (2017). Near-wellbore and reservoir effects in in-situ combustion. SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering, 20(03), 698–707.

Aljamaan, H., Al Ismail, M., & Kovscek, A. (2017). Experimental investigation and Grand Canonical Monte Carlo simulation of gas shale adsorption from the macro to the nano scale. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 48, 119–137.

Aljamaan, H., Holmes, R., Vishal, V., Haghpanah, R., Wilcox, J., & Kovscek, A. (2017). CO2 storage and flow capacity measurements on idealized shales from dynamic breakthrough experiments. Energy & Fuels, 31(2), 1193–1207.

Yun, W., Ross, C., Roman, S., & Kovscek, A. (2017). Creation of a dual-porosity and dual-depth micromodel for the study of multiphase flow in complex porous media. Lab on a Chip, 17(8), 1462–1474.

Amanam, U., & Kovscek, A. (2017). Analysis of the effects of copper nanoparticles on in-situ combustion of extra heavy-crude oil. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 152, 406–415.

Bazargan, M., & Kovscek, A. (2017). NonArrhenius kinetics for reactive transport simulations of in situ combustion. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 157, 570–580.

Roman, S., Abu-Al-Saud, M., Tokunaga, T., Wan, J., Kovscek, A., & Tchelepi, H. (2017). Measurements and simulation of liquid films during drainage displacements and snap-off in constricted capillary tubes. Journal of colloid and interface science, 507, 279–289.

Aljamaan, H., Ross, C., Kovscek, A., & others (2017). Multiscale imaging of gas storage in shales. SPE Journal, 22(06), 1–760.

Soulaine, C., Roman, S., Kovscek, A., & Tchelepi, H. (2017). Mineral dissolution and wormholing from a pore-scale perspective. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 827, 457–483.

Almenningen, S., Flatlandsmo, J., Kovscek, A., Ersland, G., & Fernø, M. (2017). Determination of pore-scale hydrate phase equilibria in sediments using lab-on-a-chip technology. Lab on a Chip, 17(23), 4070–4076.

Alshehri, A., & Kovscek, A. (2016). In-situ visualization of multidimensional imbibition in dual-porosity carbonates. SPE journal, 21(05), 1631–1642.

Fernø, M., Gauteplass, J., Pancharoen, M., Haugen, A., Graue, A., Kovscek, A., & Hirasaki, G. (2016). Experimental study of foam generation, sweep efficiency, and flow in a fracture network. SPE journal, 21(04), 1140–1150.

Kim, T., Vittoratos, E., & Kovscek, A. (2016). An experimental investigation of viscous-oil recovery efficiency as a function of voidage-replacement ratio. SPE Journal, 21(04), 1236–1253.

Alshakhs, M., & Kovscek, A. (2016). Understanding the role of brine ionic composition on oil recovery by assessment of wettability from colloidal forces. Advances in colloid and interface science, 233, 126–138.

Roman, S., Soulaine, C., AlSaud, M., Kovscek, A., & Tchelepi, H. (2016). Particle velocimetry analysis of immiscible two-phase flow in micromodels. Advances in Water Resources, 95, 199–211.

Almajid, M., & Kovscek, A. (2016). Pore-level mechanics of foam generation and coalescence in the presence of oil. Advances in colloid and interface science, 233, 65–82.

Gundogar, A., Ross, C., Akin, S., & Kovscek, A. (2016). Multiscale pore structure characterization of Middle East carbonates. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 146, 570–583.

Song, W., & Kovscek, A. (2016). Direct visualization of pore-scale fines migration and formation damage during low-salinity waterflooding. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 34, 1276–1283.

Hauge, L., Gauteplass, J., H\oyland, M., Ersland, G., Kovscek, A., & Fernø, M. (2016). Pore-level hydrate formation mechanisms using realistic rock structures in high-pressure silicon micromodels. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 53, 178–186.

Glatz, G., Castanier, L., & Kovscek, A. (2016). Visualization and quantification of thermally induced porosity alteration of immature source rock using X-ray computed tomography. Energy & Fuels, 30(10), 8141–8149.

Alnoaimi, K., Duchateau, C., & Kovscek, A. (2016). Characterization and measurement of multiscale gas transport in shale-core samples. SPE Journal, 21(02), 573–588.

Gauteplass, J., Chaudhary, K., Kovscek, A., & Fernø, M. (2015). Pore-level foam generation and flow for mobility control in fractured systems. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 468, 184–192.

Lapene, A., Debenest, G., Quintard, M., Castanier, L., Gerritsen, M., & Kovscek, A. (2015). Kinetics oxidation of heavy oil. 2. Application of genetic algorithm for evaluation of kinetic parameters. Energy & Fuels, 29(2), 1119–1129.

Bazargan, M., & Kovscek, A. (2015). A reaction model-free approach for in situ combustion calculations: 1-kinetics prediction. Transport in Porous Media, 107(2), 507–525.

Yun, W., & Kovscek, A. (2015). Microvisual investigation of polymer retention on the homogeneous pore network of a micromodel. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 128, 115–127.

Nissen, A., Zhu, Z., Kovscek, A., Castanier, L., Gerritsen, M., & others (2015). Upscaling kinetics for field-scale in-situ-combustion simulation. SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering, 18(02), 158–170.

Dunnmon, J., Sobhani, S., Kim, T., Kovscek, A., & Ihme, M. (2015). Characterization of scalar mixing in dense gaseous jets using X-ray computed tomography. Experiments in Fluids, 56(10), 1–17.

Zhao, R., Chen, Y., Huan, R., Castanier, L., & Kovscek, A. (2015). An experimental investigation of the in-situ combustion behavior of Karamay crude oil. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 127, 82–92.

Song, W., & Kovscek, A. (2015). Functionalization of micromodels with kaolinite for investigation of low salinity oil-recovery processes. Lab on a Chip, 15(16), 3314–3325.

Vega, B., Ross, C., & Kovscek, A. (2015). Imaging-based characterization of calcite-filled fractures and porosity in shales. Spe Journal, 20(04), 810–823.

Vega, B., Dutta, A., & Kovscek, A. (2014). CT imaging of low-permeability, dual-porosity systems using high X-ray contrast gas. Transport in porous media, 101(1), 81–97.

Chen, B., Castanier, L., & Kovscek, A. (2014). Consistency measures for isoconversional interpretation of in-situ combustion reaction kinetics. Energy & fuels, 28(2), 868–876.

Firouzi, M., Alnoaimi, K., Kovscek, A., & Wilcox, J. (2014). Klinkenberg effect on predicting and measuring helium permeability in gas shales. International Journal of Coal Geology, 123, 62–68.

Lin, W., & Kovscek, A. (2014). Gas sorption and the consequent volumetric and permeability change of coal I: experimental. Transport in porous media, 105(2), 371–389.

Lin, W., & Kovscek, A. (2014). Gas sorption and the consequent volumetric and permeability change of coal II: numerical modeling. Transport in porous media, 105(1), 23–42.

Lagasca, J., & Kovscek, A. (2014). Fines migration and compaction in diatomaceous rocks. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 122, 108–118.

Hascakir, B., Ross, C., Castanier, L., Kovscek, A., & others (2013). Fuel formation and conversion during in-situ combustion of crude oil. SPE Journal, 18(06), 1–217.

Aryana, S., & Kovscek, A. (2013). Nonequilibrium effects and multiphase flow in porous media. Transport in porous media, 97(3), 373–394.

Bazargan, M., Lapene, A., Chen, B., Castanier, L., & Kovscek, A. (2013). An induction reactor for studying crude-oil oxidation relevant to in situ combustion. Review of Scientific Instruments, 84(7), 075115.

Kim, T., & Kovscek, A. (2013). Wettability alteration of a heavy oil/brine/carbonate system with temperature. Energy & Fuels, 27(6), 2984–2998.

Zhao, R., Tang, G., & Kovscek, A. (2013). Modification of heavy-oil rheology via alkaline solutions. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 103, 41–50.

Kovscek, A., Castanier, L., Gerritsen, M., & others (2013). Improved predictability of in-situ-combustion enhanced oil recovery. SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering, 16(02), 172–182.

Clemens, T., Tsikouris, K., Buchgraber, M., Castanier, L., & Kovscek, A. (2013). Pore-Scale Evaluation of Polymers Displacing Viscous Oil—Computational-Fluid-Dynamics Simulation of Micromodel Experiments. Spe Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering, 16(02), 144–154.

Kovscek, A. (2012). Emerging challenges and potential futures for thermally enhanced oil recovery. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 98, 130–143.

Buchgraber, M., Al-Dossary, M., Ross, C., & Kovscek, A. (2012). Creation of a dual-porosity micromodel for pore-level visualization of multiphase flow. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 86, 27–38.

Buchgraber, M., Kovscek, A., & Castanier, L. (2012). A study of microscale gas trapping using etched silicon micromodels. Transport in porous media, 95(3), 647–668.

Aryana, S., & Kovscek, A. (2012). Experiments and analysis of drainage displacement processes relevant to carbon dioxide injection. Physical Review E, 86(6), 066310.

Pancharoen, M., Fernø, M., & Kovscek, A. (2012). Modeling foam displacement in fractures. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 100, 50–58.

Sharma, J., Inwood, S., & Kovscek, A. (2012). Experiments and analysis of multiscale viscous fingering during forced imbibition. SPE Journal, 17(04), 1142–1159.

Buchgraber, M., Clemens, T., Castanier, L., Kovscek, A., & others (2011). A microvisual study of the displacement of viscous oil by polymer solutions. SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering, 14(03), 269–280.

Cinar, M., Castanier, L., & Kovscek, A. (2011). Combustion kinetics of heavy oils in porous media. Energy & Fuels, 25(10), 4438–4451.

Hascakir, B., Glatz, G., Castanier, L., Kovscek, A., & others (2011). In-situ combustion dynamics visualized with x-ray computed tomography. SPE Journal, 16(03), 524–536.

Cinar, M., Hascakir, B., Castanier, L., Kovscek, A., & others (2011). Predictability of crude oil in-situ combustion by the isoconversional kinetic approach. SPE Journal, 16(03), 537–547.

Lapene, A., Debenest, G., Quintard, M., Castanier, L., Gerritsen, M., & Kovscek, A. (2011). Kinetics oxidation of heavy oil. 1. Compositional and full equation of state model. Energy & fuels, 25(11), 4886–4895.

Tang, G.Q., & Kovscek, A. (2011). High resolution imaging of unstable, forced imbibition in Berea sandstone. Transport in porous media, 86(2), 617–634.

Peng, J., & Kovscek, A. (2011). Temperature-induced fracture reconsolidation of diatomaceous rock during forced water imbibition. SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering, 14(01), 45–59.

Marques, C., Castanier, L., & Kovscek, A. (2011). Super insulated wells to protect permafrost during thermal oil recovery. International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Technology, 4(1), 4–30.

Chen, Q., Gerritsen, M., Kovscek, A., & others (2010). Modeling foam displacement with the local-equilibrium approximation: theory and experimental verification. SPE J, 15(1), 171–183.

Takahashi, S., & Kovscek, A. (2010). Wettability estimation of low-permeability, siliceous shale using surface forces. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 75(1-2), 33–43.

Takahashi, S., & Kovscek, A. (2010). Spontaneous countercurrent imbibition and forced displacement characteristics of low-permeability, siliceous shale rocks. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 71(1-2), 47–55.

Proceedings, Reports, and Other Publications

Aryana, S., Kovscek, A., Gadikota, G., & Newell, P. (2020). Toward a Holistic Understanding of the Physics of Unconventional and Tight Formations: Characterization, Transport, Reactions, Geomechanics, and Scale Translation I. In AGU Fall Meeting 2020.

Noël, V., Spielman-Sun, E., Druhan, J., Fan, W., Jew, A., Kovscek, A., Brown Jr, G., & Bargar, J. (2020). Synchrotron X-ray Imaging of Element Transport Resulting from Unconventional Stimulation. In Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, 20–22 July 2020 (pp. 1363–1382).

Froute, L., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Nano-Imaging of Shale Using Electron Microscopy Techniques. In Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, 20–22 July 2020 (pp. 2971–2982).

Farias Esteves, B., Kovscek, A., Cunha Lage, P., & Couto, P. (2020). Pore-Network Modeling of Reactive Transport and the Use of Statistical Data Analysis to Classify Dissolution Regimes. In AGU Fall Meeting 2020.

Zechner, M., Li, L., Kovscek, A., & others (2020). A Probabilistic View of EOR Lab Experiments: An Example of Low Salinity Flooding. In SPE Improved Oil Recovery Conference.

Sampaio, L., Gerritsen, M., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Towards a Streamlines Method for the In-Situ Combustion Process Simulation. In AGU Fall Meeting 2020.

Elkady, Y., Kovscek, A., & others (2020). Laboratory Visualization of Enhanced Gas Recovery in Shale. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Dai, T., Nazari, N., Sampaio, L., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Theoretical Study of Mixing and Fluid Miscibility in Microchannels. In AGU Fall Meeting 2020.

Gundogar, A., Ross, C., Jew, A., Bargar, J., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Multiscale Investigation of Reactive Fluid Transport Characteristics in Unconventional Shales. In AGU Fall Meeting 2020.

Claro, Y., Rodriguez, B., Covington, K., Lehmann, T., Alvarado, V., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Imaging Mass Transfer in Nanoporous Shale Using AI Tools for Improving X-ray CT Scan Resolution. In AGU Fall Meeting 2020.

Kovscek, A., Anderson, T., Vega, B., Mckinzie, J., Wang, Y., & Aryana, S. (2020). Three-Dimensional Source Rock Image Reconstruction through Multimodal Imaging. In AGU Fall Meeting 2020.

Murugesu, M., Anderson, T., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Improved Visualization of Reactive Transport Dynamics in Fractured Shales using Computed Tomography and Deep Learning Super Resolution. In AGU Fall Meeting 2020.

Rodriguez, B., Alvarado, V., Froute, L., & Kovscek, A. (2020). Effect of fluid uptake on the micro and meso-pores of shale rocks at different pH. In AGU Fall Meeting 2020.

Zhu, Z., Liu, Y., Liu, C., Wang, Y., Kovscek, A., & others (2019). In-Situ Combustion Frontal Stability Analysis. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Kim, T., Ross, C., Guan, K., Burnham, A., Kovscek, A., & others (2019). Permeability and Porosity Evolution of Organic Rich Shales as a Result of Heating. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Li, E., Yun, W., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Design and fabrication of a micro-sized channel to investigate the motion of long bubbles in porous media. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. ED41B–1020).

Aryana, S., Kovscek, A., Deo, M., & Furtado, F. (2019). Multiscale Flow Through Complex Nanoscale Permeable Media Across 12 Orders of Magnitude (eg, Nanometers to Kilometers): How Do Experimental Efforts and Models Address This Disparity in Scales I Posters. In AGU Fall Meeting 2019.

Newell, P., Kovscek, A., & Butt, D. (2019). DOE Energy Frontier Research Centers Orange Team. In AGU Fall Meeting 2019.

Gundogar, A., Ross, C., Li, Q., Jew, A., Bargar, J., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Multiscale imaging characterization of fracture fluid migration and reactive transport in shales. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. MR13B–0076).

AL Shafloot, T., Kim, T., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Breakdown Pressure of Green River Shale With sc-CO 2 and Water Monitored Using X-ray Computed Tomography. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. MR13B–0072).

Anderson, T., Vega, B., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Deep Learning and Multimodality Imaging to Improve Shale Fabric Characterization. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. MR13B–0066).

Song, W., Ogunbanwo, F., Fernø, M., Kovscek, A., & Steinsbo, M. (2019). Pore-Scale Controls of Reactive Transport in Carbonate Porous Media. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H14I–05).

Farias Esteves, B., Kovscek, A., Cunha Lage, P., & Couto, P. (2019). Pore-Network Modeling of Single-Phase Reactive Flow and Dissolution Pattern Evaluation. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. MR13B–0070).

Li, Y., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Experimental Determination of Crude-oil Oxidation Kinetics to Improve the Numerical Modeling of Combustion in Porous Media. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H13R–2016).

Kim, T., Yun, W., & Kovscek, A. (2019). Application of Digital Volume Correlation and X-ray Computed Tomography Reveal Shale Geomechanical Properties at Elevated Temperature. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H33N–2174).

Noel, V., Fan, W., Bargar, J., Druhan, J., Jew, A., Brown, G., Kovscek, A., & Li, Q. (2019). Synchrotron X-ray Imaging of Reactive Transport in Unconventional Shales. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H44B–04).

Alshehri, A., & Kovscek, A.. (2018). Multi-objective core-flood test system for oil recovery evaluation.

O'donnell, J., & Kovscek, A.. (2018). Subsurface thermal energy storage of heat generated by concentrating solar power.

Li, Y., Agarwal, A., Kovscek, A., & others (2018). Continuous Variable Pressure Steam Injection for Enhanced Oil Recovery. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Roig, R., Agarwal, A., Kovscek, A., & others (2018). Sensitivity analysis for solar-generated steam for enhanced oil recovery. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Glatz, G., & Kovscek, A. (2018). Computed Tomography for Thermal-Hydrological-Mechanical-Chemical (THMC) Flow Processes. In 80th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2018 (pp. 1–5).

Li, Q., Jew, A., Kiss, A., Kohli, A., Alalli, A., Kovscek, A., Zoback, M., Cercone, D., Maher, K., Brown Jr, G., & others (2018). Imaging pyrite oxidation and barite precipitation in gas and oil shales. In Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Houston, Texas, 23-25 July 2018 (pp. 875–884).

Alalli, A., Li, Q., Jew, A., Kohli, A., Bargar, J., Zoback, M., & Kovscek, A. (2018). Effects of hydraulic fracturing fluid chemistry on shale matrix permeability. In Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Houston, Texas, 23-25 July 2018 (pp. 808–817).

Ogunbanwo, O., Koh Yoo, K., Gerritsen, M., & Kovscek, A. (2018). Data-Driven Prediction of In-Situ Combustion Dynamics. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Yun, W., & Kovscek, A. (2018). Advances in Experimental Microfluidics for Improved Pore-Scale Understanding of Enhanced Oil Recovery Processes. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H41E–01).

Kovscek, A., & Yun, W. (2018). Advances in Experimental Microfluidics for Improved Pore-Scale Understanding of Enhanced Oil Recovery Processes. In AGU Fall Meeting 2018.

Vega, B., Yang, J., Tchelepi, H., Kovscek, A., & others (2018). Investigation of stress field and fracture development during shale maturation using analog rock systems. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Agarwal, A., Kovscek, A., & others (2017). Producer Well Temperature Control and Optimal Oil Production During a Steamflood. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Vittoratos, E., Kovscek, A., & others (2017). Doctrines and realities in reservoir engineering. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Li, Q., Jew, A., Kohli, A., Alalli, G., Kiss, A., Kovscek, A., Zoback, M., Brown, G., Maher, K., & Bargar, J. (2017). Attenuation of Chemical Reactivity of Shale Matrixes following Scale Precipitation. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. EP21H–05).

Kohli, A., Kiss, A., Kovscek, A., & Bargar, J. (2017). Visualizing and measuring flow in shale matrix using in situ synchrotron X-ray microtomography. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H13R–06).

Kim, T., Kovscek, A., & others (2017). High-Temperature Imbibition for Enhanced Recovery from Diatomite. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Fassihi, M., & Kovscek, A.. (2017). Low Energy Processes for Unconventional Oil Recovery.

Ross, C., Vega, B., Peng, J., Ikeda, M., Lagasca, J., Tang, G.Q., Kovscek, A., & others (2016). Detecting Opal-CT Formation Resulting From Thermal Recovery Methods in Diatomites. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Alshakhs, M., Kovscek, A., & others (2016). Modeling the role of wettability alteration with brine composition and increased oil recovery from carbonate cores. In SPE Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Annual Technical Symposium and Exhibition.

O'donnell, J., & Kovscek, A.. (2016). Subsurface thermal energy storage of heat generated by concentrating solar power.

Alshehri, A., Kovscek, A., & others (2015). Impact of Chemical Flood Mode on Oil Recovery in Fractured Carbonates. In SPE Middle East Oil & Gas Show and Conference.

Alshehri, A., Alkhatib, A., Aldousary, S., Kovscek, A., & others (2015). Numerical and Experimental Analysis of Recovery Mechanisms in Chemical Floods. In SPE Middle East Oil & Gas Show and Conference.

Vega, B., Kovscek, A., & others (2015). Imaging-Aided Study of Relative Permeability Response to Temperature in Diatomaceous Rocks. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Cinar, M., Kovscek, A., & others (2015). Assessing the Consistency of Measurements and Models for the Kinetics of In Situ Combustion. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Alshakhs, M., Kovscek, A., & others (2015). An experimental study of the impact of injection water composition on oil recovery from carbonate rocks. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Kovscek, A., Roman, S., Soulaine, C., & Tchelepi, H. (2015). Micro Particle Image Velocimetry (micro-PIV) to Quantify Multiphase Flow In Micromodels. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H21N–03).

Hascakir, B., Kovscek, A., & others (2014). Analysis of in-situ combustion performance in heterogeneous media. In SPE Heavy Oil Conference-Canada.

Kim, T., Kovscek, A., & others (2014). The role of boundary conditions and characteristic length on imbibition in both sandstones and limestones. In SPE Western North American and Rocky Mountain Joint Meeting.

Kovscek, A., Vega, B., & others (2014). Steady-state relative permeability measurements, temperature dependency and a reservoir diatomite core sample evolution. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Alshehri, A., Kovscek, A., & others (2014). Experimental and numerical study of gravity effects on oil recovery in fractured carbonates. In International Petroleum Technology Conference.

Roman, S., Soulaine, C., Kovscek, A., & others (2014). Investigation and visualization of flow through porous media at the pore scale. In APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Abstracts (pp. F1–069).

Thirawarapan, C., Thiele, M., Kovscek, A., Batycky, R., Clemens, T., & others (2014). A simplified model for field-scale surfactant-polymer flooding. In SPE Heavy Oil Conference-Canada.

Roman, S., Soulaine, C., & Kovscek, A. (2014). Particle Image Velocimetry Analysis in Micromodels to Investigate Two-Phase Flow Mechanisms. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H13P–04).

Alnoaimi, K., Kovscek, A., & others (2013). Experimental and numerical analysis of gas transport in shale including the role of sorption. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Agarwal, A., & Kovscek, A. (2013). Solar-generated steam for heavy-oil recovery: a coupled geomechanical and reservoir modeling analysis. In SPE Western Regional & AAPG Pacific Section Meeting 2013 Joint Technical Conference.

Gauteplass, J., Follesø, H., Graue, A., Kovscek, A., & Fernø, M. (2013). Visualization of pore-level displacement mechanisms during CO2 injection and EOR processes. In IOR 2013-17th European Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery (pp. cp–342).

Kim, T., & Kovscek, A. (2013). In situ visualization on cores with different boundary conditions through X-ray computed tomography scanner (CT-Scanner) during spontaneous imbibition. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H31E–1227).

Vittoratos, E., Delgado, D., Kovscek, A., & others (2013). Optimal Voidage Replacement Ratio for Viscous and Heavy Oil Waterfloods. In SPE Western Regional & AAPG Pacific Section Meeting 2013 Joint Technical Conference.

Zechner, M., Buchgraber, M., Clemens, T., Gumpenberger, T., Castanier, L., Kovscek, A., & others (2013). Flow of polyacrylamide polymers in the near-wellbore-region, rheological behavior within induced fractures and near-wellbore-area. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Hale, A., Sandberg, C., Kovscek, A., & others (2013). History and Application of Resistance Electrical Heating in Downhole Oil Field Applications. In SPE Western Regional & AAPG Pacific Section Meeting 2013 Joint Technical Conference.

Aljamaan, H., Alnoaimi, K., & Kovscek, A. (2013). In-depth experimental investigation of shale physical and transport properties. In Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (pp. 1120–1129).

Vega, B., Andrews, J., Liu, Y., Gelb, J., & Kovscek, A. (2013). Nanoscale visualization of gas shale pore and textural features. In Unconventional resources technology conference (pp. 1603–1613).

Kovscek, A., & Alnoaimi, K. (2013). Experimental and Numerical Analysis of Gas Transport in Shale Including the Role of Sorption. In Paper SPE–166375 presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

Delgado, D., Vittoratos, E., & Kovscek, A. (2013). Optimal voidage replacement ratio for viscous and heavy oil reservoirs. In SPE western regional & AAPG pacific section meeting 2013 joint technical conference.

Sandler, J., Fowler, G., Cheng, K., & Kovscek, A. (2012). Solar-generated steam for oil recovery: Reservoir simulation, economic analysis, and life cycle assessment. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Ogunbanwo, O., Gerritsen, M., Kovscek, A., & others (2012). Uncertainty analysis on in-situ combustion simulations using experimental design. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Buchgraber, M., & Kovscek, A. (2012). An Experimental Microvisual Investigation of Viscously Unstable Displacements Relevant to Geological Sequestration. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H23D–1383).

Durant, K., Duchateau, C., & Kovscek, A. (2012). An Experimental Study on the Influence of Viscosity Ratio During Immiscible Displacements in Porous Media. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H21K–08).

Alshehri, A., Kovscek, A., & others (2012). An X-ray CT study of multidimensional imbibition in dual porosity carbonates. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Buchgraber, M., Castanier, L., Kovscek, A., & others (2012). Microvisual investigation of foam flow in ideal fractures: role of fracture aperture and surface roughness. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Krause, M. (2012). Modeling and Investigation of the Influence of Capillary Heterogeneity on Multiphase Flow of Co₂ and Brine. (Doctoral dissertation, Stanford University).

Ehlig-Economides, C., Aghara, S., Pisupati, S., Toossi, R., Kovscek, A., Ayar, M., Binks-Cantrell, E., Gilman, D., Smith, D., Robinson, T., & others (2012). Live Energy: An Initiative for Teaching Energy and Sustainability Topics with the Most Up-to-date and Relevant Content.. In 2012 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition (pp. 25–901).

Bazargan, M., Chen, B., Cinar, M., Glatz, G., Lapene, A., Zhu, Z., Castanier, L., Gerritsen, M., Kovscek, A., & others (2011). A combined experimental and simulation workflow to improve predictability of in situ combustion. In SPE Western North American Region Meeting.

Vega, B., Tang, G.Q., Kovscek, A., & others (2011). Thermally Induced Fracture Reconsolidation of Diatomite Under No Flow Conditions. In SPE Western North American Region Meeting.

Hascakir, B., Ross, C., Castanier, L., Kovscek, A., & others (2011). Fuel formation during in-situ combustion of heavy oil. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Kovscek, A.. (2011). SPE Reservoir Characterisation and Simulation Conference and Exhibition Modelling Advances to Optimis Production and Recovery 26-28 September 2011 Beach Rotana Hotel, Abu Dhabi UAE.

Buchgraber, M., & Kovscek, A. (2011). A Microscale Gas Trapping Investigation. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts (pp. H21C–1114).

Safinya, K., Kovscek, A., & Chen, B.. (2011). Apparatus and method for characterizing parameters for the cracking, in-situ combustion, and upgrading of hydrocarbons.

Glatz, G., Hascakir, B., Clemens, T., Castanier, L., Kovscek, A., & others (2011). Kinetic Cell and Combustion Tube Results for a Central European Crude. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Cinar, M. (2011). Kinetics of crude-oil combustion in porous media interpreted using isoconversional methods. (Doctoral dissertation, Stanford University).

Zhu, Z. (2011). Efficient simulation of thermal enhanced oil recovery processes. (Doctoral dissertation, Stanford University).

Glatz, G., Hascakir, B., Castanier, L., Clemens, T., & Kovscek, A. (2011). Kinetic cell and combustion tube results for a Central European crude oil. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Zhu, Z., Bazargan, M., Lapene, A., Gerritsen, M., Castanier, L., & Kovscek, A. (2011). Upscaling for field-scale in-situ combustion simulation. In SPE Western North American Region Meeting.

Vega, B., O'Brien, W., Kovscek, A., & others (2010). Experimental Investigation of Oil Recovery From Siliceous Shale by Miscible CO 2 Injection. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Pancharoen, M., Thiele, M., Kovscek, A., & others (2010). Inaccessible pore volume of associative polymer floods. In SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium.

Awoleke, O., Castanier, L., Kovscek, A., & others (2010). An experimental investigation of in-situ combustion in heterogeneous media. In Canadian unconventional resources and international petroleum conference.

Chen, Q., Gerritsen, M., Kovscek, A., & others (2010). Improving steam-assisted gravity drainage using mobility control foams: foam assisted-SAGD (FA-SAGD). In SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium.

Hascakir, B., Kovscek, A., & others (2010). Reservoir simulation of cyclic steam injection including the effects of temperature induced wettability alteration. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Vega, B., Kovscek, A., & others (2010). The effect of temperature and oil viscosity reduction on water imbibition of diatomite. In SPE Western Regional Meeting.

Vega, B., & Kovscek, A. (2010). Carbon dioxide (CO2) sequestration in oil and gas reservoirs and use for enhanced oil recovery (EOR). In Developments and Innovation in Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Capture and Storage Technology (pp. 104–126). Woodhead Publishing.

Peng, J., & Kovscek, A. (2011). Temperature-Induced Fracture Reconsolidation of Diatomaceous Rock During Forced Water Imbibition. SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering, 14(01), 45-59.

Kovscek, A., Vega, B., & Urdaneta, A. (2010). The effect of temperature and oil viscosity reduction on water imbibition of diatomite: in. In Geological Society of America, Cordilleran Section, 106th annual meeting (pp. 73–93).

Hascakir, B., Castanier, L., & Kovscek, A. (2010). In-Situ Combustion Dynamics Visualized With X-Ray Computed Tomography. In SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.