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Jonny Rutqvist's Publications

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    Updated January 2015

    • +350 technical publications, including 126 refereed journal papers and book chapters.
    • 2162 citations and h-index = 28 in Thomson Scientific's Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) Web of Science Core Collection (as of February 2015).
    1. Rutqvist J. Fractured rock stress-permeability relationships from in situ data and effects of temperature and chemical-mechanical couplings. Geofluids, 15, 48–66 (2015).   
    2. Rutqvist J., Dobson P.F., Garcia J., Hartline C., Jeanne P., Oldenburg C.M., Vasco D.W., Walters M. The northwest Geysers EGS demonstration project, California: Pre-stimulation modeling and interpretation of the stimulation. Mathematical Geology, 47, 3-26 (2015).
    3. Kim J., Sonnenthal E., and Rutqvist J. A sequential implicit algorithm if chemo-thermo-poro-mechanics for fractured geothermal reservoir. Computers & Geosciences, 76, 59–71 (2015).
    4. Rutqvist J., Rinaldi A.P., Cappa F., and Moridis G.J. Modeling of fault activation and seismicity by injection directly into a fault zone associated with hydraulic fracturing of shale-gas reservoirs. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering (online February, 2015), doi:10.1016/j.petrol.2015.01.019, (2015).
    5. Hu M., Wang Y., and Rutqvist J. An effective approach for modeling fluid flow in heterogeneous media using numerical manifold method International Journal for  Numerical Methods in Fluids. (published online January 15, 2015). DOI: 10.1002/fld.3986 (2015).
    6. Blanco Martín L., Wolters R., Rutqvist J., Lux K.-H., Birkholzer J.T. Comparison of two simulators to investigate thermal-hydraulic-mechanical processes related to nuclear waste isolation in saliniferous formations. Computers and Geotechnics (Accepted January, 2015).
    7. Rutqvist J., Cappa F., Rinaldi A.P., and Godano M. Modeling of induced seismicity and ground vibrations associated with geologic CO2 storage, and assessing their effects on surface structures and human perception. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 24, 64–77 (2014).
    8. Kim H.-M., Rutqvist J., and Bae Wi-Sup. Sensitivity analysis for fault reactivation in potential CO2-EOR site with multi-layers of permeable and impermeable formations. Geosystem Engineering. 17, 253–263, (2014).
    9. Wang Z., Rutqvist J., Wang Y., Leung C., Hoch A., and Dai Y. The effect of stress on flow and transport in fractured rock masses using an extended multiple interacting continua method with crack tensor theory. Nuclear Technology, 187, 158-168, (2014).
    10. Jeanne P., Rutqvist J., Dobson P.F., Walters M., Hartline C., Garcia J. The impacts of mechanical stress transfers caused by hydromechanical and thermal processes on fault stability during hydraulic stimulation in a deep geothermal reservoir. International Journal of Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences, 72, 149–163 (2014).  
    11. Zheng L., Rutqvist J., Liu H.-H., Birkholzer J.T., and Sonnenthal E. Model evaluation of geochemically induced swelling/shrinkage in argillaceous formations for nuclear waste disposal. Applied Clay Science, 97–98, 24–32 (2014).
    12. Vilarrasa V., Olivella S., Carrera J., and Rutqvist J. Long term impacts of cold CO2 injection on the caprock integrity. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control. 24, 1–13 (2014).
    13. Jeanne P., Rutqvist J., Vasco D., Garcia J., Dobson P.F., Walters M., Hartline C., and Borgia A. A 3D hydrogeological and geomechanical model of an Enhanced Geothermal System at The Geysers, California, Geothermics, 51, 240–252 (2014).
    14. Jeanne P., Rutqvist J., Hartline C., Garcia J., Dobson P.F., and Walters M. Reservoir structure and properties from geomechanical modeling and microseismicity analyses associated with an enhanced geothermal system at The Geysers, California, Geothermics, 51, 460–469 (2014). 
    15. Wang Y, Hu M., Zhou Q., and Rutqvist J. Energy-work-based numerical manifold seepage analysis with an efficient scheme to locate the phreatic surface. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 38, 1633–1650 (2014).
    16. Rinaldi A.P., Rutqvist J., Sonnenthal E., L., and Cladouhos T.T. Coupled THM modeling of hydroshearing stimulation in tight fractured volcanic rock. Transport in Porous Media (Published online April 2014). DOI 10.1007/s11242-014-0296-5.
    17. Wang Y., and Rutqvist J. Operator matrix and non-uniqueness of Beltrami–Schaefer stress functions. Acta Mechanica, 225, 1761–1768 (2014). .
    18. Asahina D., Houseworth J.E., Birkholzer J.T., Rutqvist J., and Bolander J.E. Hydro-Mechanical Model for Fracture Development and Fluid Transport in Geomaterials. Computers & Geosciences, 65, 13-23 (2014).
    19. Jeanne P., Guglielmi Y., Cappa F., Rinaldi A.P., Rutqvist J. The effects of lateral property variations on fault-zone reactivation by fluid pressurization: application to CO2 pressurization effects within major and undetected fault zones. Journal of Structural Geology, 62, 97-108 (2014).
    20. Pan, P.-Z., Rutqvist, J., Feng X.-T., and Yan F. TOUGH–RDCA modeling of multiple fracture interactions in caprock during CO2 injection into a deep brine aquifer. Computers & Geosciences, 65, 24-36 (2014). 
    21. Guglielmi Y., Cappa F., Lanc H.,  Janowczyk J.B., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F. and Wang J.S.Y. ISRM suggested method for step-rate injection method for fracture in-situ properties (SIMFIP): Using a 3-component Borehole Deformation Sensor. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering 47, 303–311 (2014). 
    22. Konstantinovskaya E., Rutqvist J., and Malo M. CO2 storage and potential fault instability in the St. Lawrence Lowlands sedimentary basin (Quebec, Canada): Insights from coupled reservoir-geomechanical modeling. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control. 22, 88–110 (2014).
    23. Rinaldi A.P., Jeanne P., Rutqvist J., Cappa F., and Guglielmi Y. Effects of fault-zone architecture on earthquake magnitude and gas leakage related to CO2 injection in a multilayered sedimentary system. Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, 4, 99-120 (2014).
    24. Rinaldi A.P., Rutqvist J., and Cappa F. Geomechanical effects on CO2 leakage through fault zones during large-scale underground injection. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control. 20, 117–131 (2014).
    25. Rutqvist J., Zheng L., Chen F, Liu H.-H, and Birkholzer J.  Modeling of Coupled Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical Processes with Links to Geochemistry Associated with Bentonite-Backfilled Repository Tunnels in Clay Formations. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 47, 167–186 (2014).
    26. Pan P.-Z., Rutqvist J., Feng X.-T., and Yan F. An approach for modeling rock discontinuous mechanical behavior under multiphase fluid flow conditions. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 47, 589–603 (2014).
    27. Pan P.-Z., Rutqvist J., Feng X.-T., Yan F., and Jiang Q.  A discontinuous cellular automaton method for modeling rock fracture propagation and coalescence under fluid pressurization without remeshing. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, .47, 2183–2198 (2014). 
    28. Rinaldi A.P. and Rutqvist J. Modeling of deep fracture zone opening and transient ground surface uplift at KB-502 CO2 injection well, In Salah, Algeria. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 12, 155–167 (2013).
    29. Pan P.-Z., Rutqvist J., Feng X.-T., and Yan F. Modeling of caprock discontinuous fracturing during CO2 injection into a deep brine aquifer. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control. 19, 559–575 (2013).
    30. Wang Z., Rutqvist J., and Dai Y. A Multi-continuum method for studying the effect of inactive fractures on solute transport in 2-D Discrete Fracture Network. CMES: Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences, 92, 539-556 (2013).
    31. Wang Z., Rutqvist J., Zuo J., and Dai Y. A modified equivalent permeability model of fracture element and its verification. Chinese Journal of Rock Mechanics and Engineering (in Chinese), 32, 728–733 (2013).
    32. Derode B., Cappa F., Guglielmi Y. and Rutqvist J. Coupled seismo-hydromechanical monitoring of inelastic effects on injection-induced fracture permeability.  International Journal of Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences, 61, 266–274 (2013). 
    33. Vasco D.W., Rutqvist J., Dobson P., Oldenburg C., Ferretti A., Rucci A., Bellotti F., Garcia J., Walters M., and Hartline C. Monitoring deformation at The Geysers geothermal field, California using C-band and X-band Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar. Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 1–6 (2013).
    34. Wang Y. and Rutqvist J. Non-uniqueness of Beltrami-Schaefer stress functions. Journal of Elasticity, 11, 283–288 (2013).
    35. Rutqvist J., Rinaldi, A.P., Cappa, F., and Moridis G.J. Modeling of fault reactivation and induced seismicity during hydraulic fracturing of shale-gas reservoirs. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 107, 31–44 (2013).
    36. Kim H.-M., Rutqvist J., Jeong J.-H., Choi B.-H., Ryu D.-W., and Song W.-K. Characterizing excavation damaged zone and stability of pressurized lined rock caverns for underground compressed air energy storage. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 46, 1113–1124 (2013).
    37. Lee J., Min K.-B., and Rutqvist J. Probabilistic analysis of fracture reactivation associated with deep underground CO2 injection. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 46, 801–820 (2013).
    38. Zhao Z., Rutqvist J., Leung C., Hokr M., Neretnieks I., Hoch A., Havlíček J., Wang Y., Wang Z. and Zimmerman R. Stress effects on solute transport in fractured rocks: A comparison study. Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 5 110–123.  (2013).
    39. Liu H.-H., Wei M.-Y. and Rutqvist J. Normal-stress dependence of fracture hydraulic properties including two-phase flow properties. Hydrogeology Journal, 21, 371–382 (2013).
    40. Rutqvist J., Leung C., Hoch A., Wang Y., and Wang Z. Linked multicontinuum and crack tensor approach for modeling of coupled geomechanics, fluid flow and transport in fractured rock. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 5, 18–31 (2013).
    41. Liu H.H. and Rutqvist J. Coupled hydro-mechanical processes associated with multiphase flow in a dual-continuum system: Formulations and a sensitivity study. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 46, 1103–1112 (2013).
    42. Rutqvist J. The geomechanics of CO2 storage in deep sedimentary formations.  International Journal of Geotechnical and Geological Engineering, 30, 525–551 (2012).
    43. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.-F. Multiphysics processes in partially saturated fractured rock: Experiments and models from Yucca Mountain. Reviews of Geophysics, 50, RG3006 (2012).
    44. Mazzoldi A., Rinaldi A.P., Borgia A. and Rutqvist J. Induced seismicity within geologic carbon sequestration projects: Maximum earthquake magnitude and leakage potential. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 10, 434–442 (2012). 
    45. Cappa F. and Rutqvist J. Seismic rupture and ground accelerations induced by CO2 injection in the shallow crust. Geophysical Journal International, 190, 1784–1789 (2012).
    46. Rutqvist J., Moridis G.J., Grover T., Silpngarmlert S., Collett T.S., and Holdich S.A. Coupled multiphase fluid flow and wellbore stability analysis associated with gas production from oceanic hydrate-bearing sediments. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 92–93, 65–81 (2012). 
    47. Kim J., Moridis G.J. and Rutqvist J. Coupled flow and geomechanical analysis for gas production in the Prudhoe Bay Unit L-106 Well Unit C gas hydrate deposit in Alaska. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 92–93, 143–157 (2012).
    48. Rutqvist J., Kim H.-M., Ryu D.-W., Synn J.-H., Song W.-K. Modeling of coupled thermodynamic and geomechanical performance of underground compressed air energy storage in lined rock caverns. International Journal of Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences, 52, 71–81 (2012).
    49. Kim J., Sonnenthal E., and Rutqvist J. A modeling and sequential numerical algorithms of coupled fluid/heat flow and geomechanics for multiple porosity materials. International Journal of. Numerical. Methods in Engineering. 92, 425–456 (2012).
    50. Kim J., Moridis G.J., Yang D. and Rutqvist J. Numerical studies on two-way coupled fluid flow and geomechanics in hydrate deposits. Society of Petroleum Engineers, SPE-141304-PA, SPE Journal, 17, 485–501 (2012).
    51. Kim H.-M., Rutqvist J., Ryu D.-W., Choi B.-H., Sunwoo C., and Song W.-K. Exploring the concept of compressed air energy storage (CAES) in lined rock caverns at shallow depth: A modeling study of air tightness and energy balance. Applied Energy, 92, 653–667 (2012).
    52. Cappa F. and Rutqvist J. Impact of CO2 geological sequestration on the nucleation of earthquakes. Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L17313, (2012).
    53. Rutqvist J. Status of the TOUGH-FLAC simulator and recent applications related to coupled fluid flow and crustal deformations. Computers & Geosciences, 37, 739–750 (2011).
    54. Rutqvist J., Ijiri Y. and Yamamoto H. Implementation of the Barcelona Basic Model into TOUGH-FLAC for simulations of the geomechanical behavior of unsaturated soils. Computers & Geosciences, 37, 751–762 (2011). 
    55. Wang W., Rutqvist J., Görke U.-J., Birkholzer J.T. and Kolditz O. Non isothermal flow in low permeable porous media: A comparison of Richards’ and two-phase flow approaches. Environmental Earth Sciences, 62, 1197–1207 (2011).
    56. Moridis G.J., Collett T.S., Pooladi-Darvish M., Santamarina C., Boswell R., Kneafsey T.J., Rutqvist J., Kowalsky M.B., Reagan M.T., Sloan E.D., Sum A. and Koh, C. Challenges, Uncertainties, and Issues Facing Gas Production From Gas-Hydrate Deposits. Society of Petroleum Engineers, SPE-131792-PA SPE Res Eval & Eng, 14, 76–112 (2011).
    57. Liu H.H., Rutqvist J. and Birkholzer J.T. Constitutive Relationships for Elastic Deformation of Clay Rock: Data Analysis. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 44, 463–468 (2011).
    58. Cappa F. and Rutqvist J. Modeling of coupled deformation and permeability evolution during fault reactivation induced by deep underground injection of CO2. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 5, 336–346 (2011).  
    59. Fransson Å, Tsang C.-F., Rutqvist J. and Gustafson G. Estimation of deformation and stiffness of fractures close to tunnels using data from single-hole hydraulic testing and grouting. International Journal of Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences, 47, 887–893 (2010).
    60. Rutqvist J., Vasco D., and Myer L. Coupled reservoir-geomechanical analysis of CO2 injection and ground deformations at In Salah, Algeria. Int. J. Greenhouse Gas Control, 4, 225–230 (2010).
    61. Liu H.-H. and Rutqvist J. A new coal-permeability model: Internal swelling stress and fracture-matrix interaction. Transport in Porous Media, 82, 157-171, 2010.
    62. Cappa F., Rutqvist J., and Yamamoto K. Modeling crustal deformation and rupture processes related to upwelling of deep CO2 rich fluids during the 1965-1967 Matsushiro Earthquake Swarm in Japan. Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, B10304, (2009).
    63. Chijimatsu M.,  Börgesson L., Fujita T., Jussila P., Nguyen S., Rutqvist J., and Jing L. Model development and calibration for the coupled thermal, hydraulic and mechanical phenomena of the bentonite. Environmental Geology, 57, 1255–1261 (2009).
    64. Rutqvist J., Moridis G.J., Grover T., and Collett T. Geomechanical response of permafrost-associated hydrate deposits to depressurization-induced gas production. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 67, 1–12 (2009). 
    65. Nguyen T.S., Börgesson L., Chijimatsu M., Hernelind J., Jing L., Kobayashi A. and Rutqvist J. A case study on the influence of THM coupling on the near field safety of a spent fuel repository in sparsely fractured granite. Environmental Geology, 57, 1239–1254 (2009). 
    66. Hudson J.A., Bäckström A., Rutqvist J., Jing L., Backers T., Chijimatsu M., Christiansson R., Feng X.-T., Kobayashi A., Koyama T., Lee H.-S., Neretnieks I., Pan P.-Z., Rinne M. and Shen B. Characterising and modelling the excavation damaged zone (EDZ) in crystalline rock in the context of radioactive waste disposal. Environmental Geology, 57, 1275–1297 (2009).
    67. Rutqvist J., Börgesson L., Chijimatsu M., Hernelind J., Jing L., Kobayashi A. and Nguyen S. Modeling of damage, permeability changes and pressure responses during excavation of the TSX tunnel in granitic rock at URL, Canada. Environmental Geology, 57, 1263–1274 (2009).
    68. Rutqvist J., Bäckström A., Chijimatsu M., Feng X.-T., Pan P.-Z., Hudson J., Jing L., Kobayashi A., Koyama T., Lee H.-S., Huang X.-H., Rinne M.  and Shen B.  Multiple-code simulation study of the long-term EDZ evolution of geological nuclear waste repositories. Environmental Geology, 57, 1313–1324 (2009). 
    69. Rutqvist J., Barr D., Birkholzer J.T.,  Fujisaki K., Kolditz O., Liu Q.-S., Fujita T., Wang W. and Zhang C.-Y. A comparative simulation study of coupled THM processes and their effect on fractured rock permeability around nuclear waste repositories. Environmental Geology, 57, 1347–1360 (2009).
    70. Wessling S., Junker R., Rutqvist J.,  Silin D., Sulzbachera H., Tischnerc T., and Tsang C.-F. Pressure analysis to determine the hydromechanical fracture behaviour in stimulated tight sedimentary geothermal reservoirs. Geothermics, 38, 211–226 (2009). 
    71. Liu H.H., Rutqvist J. and Berryman J.C. On the relationship between stress and elastic strain for porous and fractured rock. International Journal Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences, 46, 289–296 (2009).
    72. Min K.-B., Rutqvist J., and Elsworth D. Chemically and mechanically mediated influences on the transport and mechanical characteristics of rock fractures. International Journal Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences, 46, 80–89 (2009).
    73. Rutqvist J. and Moridis G. Numerical Studies on the Geomechanical Stability of Hydrate-Bearing Sediments. SPE Journal, 14, 267–282 (2009).
    74. Rutqvist J., Freifeld B., Min K.-B., Elsworth D., and Tsang Y. Analysis of thermally induced changes in fractured rock permeability during eight years of heating and cooling at the Yucca Mountain Drift Scale Test. International Journal of Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences, 45, 1373–1389 (2008).
    75. Rutqvist J., Barr D., Birkholzer J.T., Chijimatsu M., Kolditz O., Liu Q.-S., Oda Y, Wang W.-Q. and Zhang C.-Y. Results from an international simulation study on coupled thermal, hydrological, and mechanical (THM) processes near geological nuclear waste repositories. Nuclear Technology, 163, 101–109 (2008).
    76. Cappa F., Guglielmi Y., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F., and Thoraval A. Estimation of fracture flow parameters through numerical analysis of hydromechanical pressure pulses, Water Resources Research, 44, W11408, (2008).
    77. Tsang C.-F., Birkholzer J., and Rutqvist J. A comparative review of hydrologic issues involved in geologic storage of CO2 and injection disposal of liquid waste. Environmental Geology, 54, 1723–1737 (2008).
    78. Zhou Q.-L., Birkholzer J., Tsang C.-F., and Rutqvist J. A Method for Quick-Assessment of CO2 Storage Capacity in Closed and Semi-Closed Porous Formations. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 2, 626–639 (2008).
    79. Guglielmi Y., Cappa F., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F. and A. Thoraval. Mesoscale characterization of coupled hydromechanical behavior of a fractured-porous slope in response to free water-surface movement. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci. 45, 862–878 (2008).
    80. Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J.T., and Tsang C.F. Coupled Reservoir-Geomechanical Analysis of the Potential for Tensile and Shear Failure Associated with CO2 Injection in Multilayered Reservoir-Caprock Systems. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci, 45, 132–143 (2008).
    81. Fransson Å, Tsang C.-F., Rutqvist J. and Gustafson G. A New Parameter to Assess Hydromechanical Effect in Single-hole Hydraulic Testing and Grouting. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci, 44, 1011-1021 (2007).
    82. Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J., Cappa F., and Tsang C.-F. Estimating Maximum Sustainable Injection Pressure during Geological Sequestration of CO2 using Coupled Fluid Flow and Geomechanical Fault-slip Analysis. Energy Conversion and Management 48, 1798–1807 (2007).
    83. Daley T.M., Schoenberg M.A., Rutqvist J. and Nihei K.T. Fractured reservoirs: An analysis of coupled elastodynamic and permeability changes from pore-pressure variation.  Geophysics, 71, O33-O41 (September-October 2006).
    84. Cappa F., Guglielmi Y., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F. and Thoraval A. Hydromechanical modeling of pulse tests that measure both fluid pressure and fracture-normal displacement at the Coaraze Laboratory site, France. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci, 43, 1062-1082 (2006).
    85. Rutqvist J., Barr D., Datta R., Gens A., Millard M., Olivella S.,  Tsang C.F. and Tsang Y. Coupled thermal-hydrological-mechanical analysis of the Yucca Mountain Drift Scale Test – comparison of field results to predictions of four different models. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci, 42, 680-697 (2005).
    86. Rutqvist J., Chijimatsu M., Jing L., De Jonge J., Kohlmeier M., Millard A., Nguyen T.S., Rejeb A., Souley M.,  Sugita Y. and Tsang C.F. Numerical study of the THM effects on the near-field safety of a hypothetical nuclear waste repository – BMT1 of the DECOVALEX III project. Part 3: Effects of THM coupling in fractured rock Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci, 42, 745-755 (2005).
    87. Alonso E.E., Alcoverro J., Coste F., Malinsky L., Merrien Soukatchoff V., Kadiri I., Nowak T., Shao H., Nguyen T.S., Selvadurai A.P.S., Armand G., Sobolik S.R., Itamura C.M., Stone C.M., Webb S.W., Rejeb A., Tijani M., Maouche Z., Kobayashi A., Kurikami H., Ito A., Sugita Y., Chijimatsu M., Börgesson L., Hernelind J., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.F. and Jussila P. The FEBEX Bechmark test. Case Definition and comparison of modelling approaches. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci, 42, 611-638 (2005).
    88. Min KB, Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F. and Jing L. Thermally induced mechanical and permeability changes around a nuclear waste repository – a far-field study based on equivalent properties determined by a discrete approach. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci, 42, 765-780 (2005).
    89. Chijimatsu M., Nguyen T.S., Jing L., De Jonge J., Kohlmeier M., Millard A., Rejeb A., Rutqvist J., Souley M., and  Sugita Y. Numerical study of the THM effects on the near-field safety of a hypothetical nuclear waste repository – BMT1 of the DECOVALEX III project. Part 1: Conceptualization and characterization of the problems and summary of results. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci, 42, 720-730 (2005).
    90. Millard A., Rejeb A., Chijimatsu M., Jing L., De Jonge J., Kohlmeier M., Nguyen T.S., Rutqvist J., Souley M., and  Sugita Y. Numerical study of the THM effects on the near-field safety of a hypothetical nuclear waste repository – BMT1 of the DECOVALEX III project. Part 2: Effects of THM coupling in continuous and homogeneous rock. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci, 42, 731-744 (2005).
    91. Todesco M., Rutqvist J., Chiodini G., Pruess K., and Oldenburg C.M. Modeling of recent volcanic episodes at Phlegrean Fields (Italy): geochemical variations and ground deformation. Geothermics 33, 531-547 (2004).
    92. Min KB, Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F., and Jing L. Stress-dependent permeability of fracture rock masses: a numerical study. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci, 41, 1191-1210 (2004).  
    93. Pruess, K., García J, Kovscek J.T., Oldenburg C, Rutqvist J., Steefel C. and Xu T.  Code Intercomparison Builds Confidence in Numerical Simulation Models for Geologic Disposal of CO2, Energy, 29, 1431-1444 (2004).
    94. Rutqvist J. and Stephansson O. The role of hydromechanical coupling in fractured rock engineering. Hydrogeology Journal, 11, 7–40 (2003).
    95. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.F. Analysis of thermal-hydrologic-mechanical behavior near an emplacement drift at Yucca Mountain. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 62–63, 637–652 (2003).
    96. Rutqvist J., Wu Y.-S., Tsang C.-F. and Bodvarsson G. A Modeling Approach for Analysis of Coupled Multiphase Fluid Flow, Heat Transfer, and Deformation in Fractured Porous Rock Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci. 39, 429-442 (2002).
    97. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.-F. A study of caprock hydromechanical changes associated with CO2 injection into a brine aquifer. Environmental Geology, 42, 296-305 (2002).
    98. Rutqvist J., Börgesson L., Chijimatsu M., Nguyen T. S., Jing L., Noorishad J., and Tsang C.-F. Coupled Thermo-hydro-mechanical Analysis of a Heater Test in Fractured Rock and Bentonite at Kamaishi Mine – Comparison of Field Results to Predictions of Four Finite Element Codes. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci. 38, 129-142 (2001).
    99. Rutqvist J., Börgesson L., Chijimatsu M., Kobayashi A., Nguyen T. S., Jing L., Noorishad J., and Tsang C.-F. Thermohydromechanics of partially saturated geological media – Governing equations and formulation of four finite element models. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci. 38, 105-127 (2001).
    100. Nguyen T.S., Börgesson L., Chijimatsu M., Rutqvist J., Fujita T., Hernelin J., Kobayashi A., Onishi Y., Tanaka M. and Jing L. Hydro-mechanical response of a fractured rock mass to excavation of a test pit – The Kamaishi Mine Experiment in Japan. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci. 38, 79-94 (2001).
    101. Börgesson L., Chijimatsu M., Nguyen T.S., Rutqvist J. and Jing L. Thermo-hydro-mechanical characterization of a bentonite-based buffer material by laboratory tests and numerical back analyses. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci. 38, 105-127 (2001).
    102. Rutqvist J., Stephansson O. and Tsang C.-F. Uncertainty in estimate of maximum principal stress from hydraulic fracturing due to the presence of the induced fracture. Int. J. Rock Mech. & Min. Sci. 37, 107-120 (2000).
    103. Rutqvist J., Noorishad J., Stephansson O. and Tsang C.-F. Determination of fracture storativity in hard rocks using high pressure testing. Water Resources Research, 34, 2551-2560 (1998).
    104. Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F. and Stephansson O. Hydraulic field measurements of incompletely closed fractures in granite. Int. J. Rock Mech. Min. Sci. & Geomech. Abstr. 34, p. 411 paper no. 267 (1997).
    105. Rutqvist J. and Stephansson O. Cyclic hydraulic jacking to determine virgin stress normal to a fracture. Int. J. Rock Mech. Min. Sci. & Geomech. Abstr. 33, 695-711 (1996).
    106. Rutqvist J. Hydraulic pulse testing of single joints in porous and deformable rocks. Quartely Journal of Engineering Geology, 29 181-192 (1996).
    107. Rutqvist J. Determination of hydraulic normal stiffness of fractures in hard rock from hydraulic well testing. Int. J. Rock Mech. Min. Sci. & Geomech. Abstr 32, 513-523 (1995).
    108. Makurat A, Ahola M., Khair. K. Noorishad J., Rosengren L. and Rutqvist J. The DECOVALEX Test-Case one. Int. J. Rock Mech. Min. Sci. & Geomech. Abstr. 32. 399-408 (1995).
    109. Rutqvist J., Noorishad J., Stephansson O. and Tsang C. -F. Theoretical and field studies of coupled hydromechanical behaviour of fractured rocks - 2. Field experiment and modelling. Int. J. Rock Mech. Min. Sci. & Geomech. Abstr. 29, 411-419 (1992).

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        Book Chapters

        1. Rutqvist J.,  Barr D.,  Birkholzer J.T., Fujisaki K., Kolditz O., Liu Quan-Sheng, Fujita T., Wang Wenqing, Zhang Cheng-Yuan. Comparative Simulation Study on THM-Induced Changes in Hydrological Properties of Fractured Rock near Nuclear Waste Repositories. In: Shao J-F, Burlion N, editors. Thermo-Hydromechanical and Chemical Coupling in Geomaterials and Applications. Willey, Hoboken, USA, p. 669–678 (2008).
        2. Rutqvist J., Bäckström A., Chijimatsu M., Feng X.-T., Pan P-Z, Hudson J., Jing L., Kobayashi A., Koyama T., Lee H.-S., Huang X.-H., Rinne M., Shen B., Sonnenthal E. Assessment of modeling approaches for analysis of coupled THMC processes in the EDZ of geological nuclear waste repositories. In: Shao J-F, Burlion N, editors. Thermo-Hydromechanical and Chemical Coupling in Geomaterials and Applications. Willey, Hoboken, USA, p. 687–696 (2008).
        3. Feng X-T, Rutqvist J, and Pan P-Z. Numerical study of the influence of fractures on the EDZ around a nuclear waste emplacement drift. In: Shao J-F, Burlion N, editors. Thermo-Hydromechanical and Chemical Coupling in Geomaterials and Applications. Proc. 3rd International Symposium GeoProc’2008. Willey, Hoboken, USA, p. 363–371 (2008).
        4. Tsang C.-F., Doughty C., Rutqvist J. and Xu, T. Modeling to Understand and Simulate Physico-chemical Processes of CO2 Geological Storage. In: Wilson E. and Gerard D., editors Carbon Capture and Sequestration-Integrating Technology, Monitoring, Regulation.  Blackwell Publishing, 35–72 (2007).
        5. Tsang C.-F., Rutqvist J., and Min K.B. Fractured Rock Hydromechanics: from Borehole Testing, Solute Transport, to CO2 Storage, In Rock Physics and Geomechanics in the Study of Reservoirs and Repositories, Geological Society of London, Special Publications, 284, 15–34 (2007).
        6. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.F. Coupled hydromechanical effects of CO2 injection. In: Tsang C.F., Apps J.A., editors. Underground Injection Science and Technology. Elsevier, 649–679 (2005).
        7. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.-F. A fully coupled three-dimensional THM analysis of the FEBEX in situ test with the ROCMAS code: prediction of THM behaviour in a bentonite barrier. In: Stephansson O, Hudson JA, Jing L, editors. Coupled T-H-M-C Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications. Elsevier Geo-Engineering Book Series, Oxford, p. 143–148 (2004).
        8. Rutqvist J., Rejeb A., Tijani M. and Tsang C.-F. Analyses of coupled hydrological-mechanical effects during drilling of the FEBEX tunnel at Grimsel. In: Stephansson O, Hudson JA, Jing L, editors. Coupled T-H-M-C Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications. Elsevier Geo-Engineering Book Series, Oxford, p. 131–136 (2004).
        9. Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F. and Tsang Y. Analysis of stress- and moisture-induced changes in fractured rock permeability at the Yucca Mountain drift scale test. In: Stephansson O, Hudson JA, Jing L, editors. Coupled T-H-M-C Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications. Elsevier Geo-Engineering Book Series, Oxford, p. 161–166 (2004).
        10. Rutqvist J., Chijimatsu M., Jing L., Millard A., Nguyen T.S., Rejeb A., Sugita Y. and Tsang C.F. Evaluation of the impact of thermal-hydro-mechanical processes in bentonite and near-field rock barriers of a nuclear waste repository in a sparsely fractured hard rock. In: Stephansson O, Hudson JA, Jing L, editors. Coupled T-H-M-C Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications. Elsevier Geo-Engineering Book Series, Oxford, p. 217–224 (2004).
        11. Liu H.H., Rutqvist J., Zhou G. and Bodvarsson G.S. Upscaling of normal stress-permeability relationship for fracture network obeying the fractional levy motion. In: Stephansson O, Hudson JA, Jing L, editors. Coupled T-H-M-C Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications. Elsevier Geo-Engineering Book Series, Oxford, p. 263–268 (2004).
        12. Millard A. and Rutqvist J. Comparative analyses of predicted and measured displacements during the heating phase of the Yucca Mountain Drift Scale Test. In: Stephansson O, Hudson JA, Jing L, editors. Coupled T-H-M-C Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications. Elsevier Geo-Engineering Book Series, Oxford, p. 187–192 (2004). 
        13. Millard A., Rejeb A., Chijimatsu M., Jing L., de Jounge J., Kohlmeier M., Nguyen T.S., Rutqvist J., Souley M., and Sugita Y. Evalutation of THM coupling on the safety assessment of a nuclear waste repository in a sparsely fractured rock. In: Stephansson O, Hudson JA, Jing L, editors. Coupled T-H-M-C Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications. Elsevier Geo-Engineering Book Series, Oxford, p. 211–216 (2004).
        14. Chijimatsu M., Jig L., Millard A., Nguyen T.S., Rejeb A., Rutqvist J., Souley M. and Sugita Y. Building confidence in the mathematical model by calibration with a T-H-M field experiment. In: Stephansson O, Hudson JA, Jing L, editors. Coupled T-H-M-C Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications. Elsevier Geo-Engineering Book Series, Oxford, p. 193–198 (2004). 
        15. Min K.B., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.F. and Jing L. A block-scale stress-permeability relationship of fracture network. In: Stephansson O, Hudson JA, Jing L, editors. Coupled T-H-M-C Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications. Elsevier Geo-Engineering Book Series, Oxford, p. 269–274 (2004).
        16. Nguyen T.S., Chijimatsu M., de Jounge J. Jing L., Kohlmeier M., Millard A., Rejeb A., Rutqvist J., Souley M. and Sugita Y. Implication of coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical processes on the safety of a hypothetical nuclear fuel waste repository. In: Stephansson O, Hudson JA, Jing L, editors. Coupled T-H-M-C Processes in Geo-Systems: Fundamentals, Modelling, Experiments and Applications. Elsevier Geo-Engineering Book Series, Oxford, p. 225–230 (2004).
        17. Rutqvist J., Follin S., Khair K., Nguyen S. and Wilcock P. Experimental investigation and mathematical simulation of a borehole injection test in deformable rocks. In coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical processes of fractured media (Eds. Stephansson, Jing and Tsang) Elsevier. 425-448 (1996).
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        Conference Proceedings

            1. Mamun M., Blanco Martín L., Foxall W., Rutqvist J., Mullen C., and Hutchings L.  Dynamic hydro-geomechanical simulation of earthquakes induced by fluid injections in geothermal reservoirs. Proceedings, Fortieth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering Stanford University, Stanford, California, January 26-28, (2015). 
            2. Kiryukhin A., Rutqvist J., and Maguskin M.A. Modeling of the Vertical Deformations During Exploitation of the Mutnovsky Geothermal Field, Kamchatka. Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2015 Melbourne, Australia, 19-25 April (2015).
            3. Jeanne P., Rinaldi A.P., Rutqvist J. and Dobson P.F. Seismic and Aseismic Deformations Occurring During EGS Stimulation at The Geysers: Impact on Reservoir Permeability. Proceedings, Fortieth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering Stanford University, Stanford, California, January 26-28, (2015).
            4. Hu. M., Wang Y., and Rutqvist J. On the new approaches for modeling water flow in heterogeneous media with numerical manifold method. Proceedings of 13th Congress of the ISRM, pp.xxxx-xxxx, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 10 - 13, (2015).
            5. Blanco Martín L., Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J.T., Wolters R., Lux K.-H., Rutenberg M., and Zhao J. Three-dimensional modeling of a heater test to investigate cruchsed salt reconsolidation and rock salt creep for the underground disposal of high-level nuclear waste. Proceedings of 13th Congress of the ISRM, pp.xxxx-xxxx, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 10 - 13, (2015).
            6. Figueiredo B., Tsang C.-F., Niemi A., Rutqvist J., and Bensabat J. Study of the potential fault reactivation  induced by CO2 injection in a three-layer storage formation. Proceedings of 13th Congress of the ISRM, pp.xxxx-xxxx, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 10 - 13, (2015).
            7. Rutqvist J.J., Cappa F., Rinaldia, A.P., and Godano M. Dynamic modeling of injection-induced fault reactivation and ground motion and impact on surface structures and human perception. GHGT12. Austin, Texas, October 2014. Energy Procedia 63, ( 2014 ) 3379 – 3389.
            8. Lee J., Min.K.-B., and Rutqvist J. TOUGH-UDEC simulator for the coupled thermal-hydraulic-mechanical analysis in fractured porous media. Proceeding of the 8th Asian Rock Mechanical Symposium: ARMS8, Sapporo, Japan, 14-16 October (2014).  
            9. Rinaldi A. P., Rutqvist J., Finsterle S., and Liu H. H. Forward and inverse modeling of ground surface uplift  at In Salah (Algeria). Proceedings of the 48th  US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 1-4 June, 2014: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 14-7172 (2014).
            10. Graupner B.J., Lee C., Maekawa K., Manepally C., Pan P., Rutqvist J., Wang W., and Garitte B. Mont Terri HE-D Experiment as a Benchmark for the Simulation of Coupled THM. Paper presented at the European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers (EAGE) International Workshop Geomechanics & Energy, Lausanne, Switzerland, 26-28 November (2013).
            11. Rutqvist J., Dobson P.F., Garcia J., Hartline C., Oldenburg C.M., Vasco D.W., and Walters M. Pre-stimulation coupled THM modeling related to the northwest Geysers EGS demonstration project. Proceedings, Thirty-Eighth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, February 11-13, (2013).
            12. Hu M.S., Wang Y., Rutqvist J. Derivation and comparison of new approaches for boundary constraints in numerical simulations of water flow in heterogeneous media using Numerical Manifold Method. Proceedings of the 48th  US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 1-4 June, 2014: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 14-7380 (2014).
            13. Blanco Martín L., Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J.T., Wolters R., Rutenberg M., Zhao J., and Lux, K.-H. Comparison of two modeling procedures to evaluate thermal-hydraulic-mechanical processes in a generic salt repository for high-level nuclear waste. Proceedings of the 48th  US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 1-4 June, 2014: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 14-7411 (2014).
            14. Blanco Martín L., Rutqvist J. and Birkholzer J.T. Long-term analysis of thermal-hydraulic-mechanical processes in a generic salt repository for high-level nuclear waste. Proceedings of the 48th  US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 1-4 June, 2014: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 14-7206 (2014).
            15. Kiryukhin AV., Rutqvist J., and Maguskin M.A. Thermal-hydrodynamic-mechanical modeling of subsidence during exploitation of the Mutnovsky Geothermal Field, Kamchatka. Proceedings, Thirty-Ninth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, February 24-26, (2014).
            16. Jeanne P., Rutqvist J., Vasco D., Garcia J., Dobson P.F., Walters M., Hartline C., Borgia A. Development of a 3D hydrogeological and geomechanical model of an enhanced geothermal system using microseismic and ground deformation data from a 1-year injection program  Proceedings, Thirty-Ninth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, February 24-26, (2014).
            17. Garitte B., Pan P., Graupner B., Lee C., Manepally C., Nakama S., Nguyen T.S., Chen F., Rutqvist J., Wang W. Benchmark modeling of an in-situ heating test in Opalinus Clay. Proceedings of the 3rd ISRM Symposium on Rock Mechanics, 18-20 June 2013, Shanghai, China (2013).
            18. Rutqvist J., Cappa F., Rinaldi A.P., Mazzoldi A., Cappa F., and Rinaldi A.P. Reservoir-geomechanical Analysis Associated with Geologic CO2 Storage in Deep Sedimentary Formations Proceeding of the 6th  International symposium on In-Situ rock stress, Sendai, Japan,  20-22 Augst, (2014).
            19. Rutqvist J,. and Rinaldi A.P. Modeling ground deformations and potential for induced micro-seismicity at the In Salah CO2 storage operation, Algeria. 5th Biot Conference on Poromechanics. Vienna, Austria, July 10-12, (2013).
            20. Rutqvist J., Dobson P.F., Jeanne P., Oldenburg C.M., Vasco D.W., Garcia J., Hartline C., Walters M. Modeling and monitoring of deep injection at the Northwest Geysers EGS Demonstration, California. Proceedings of the 47th  US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, 23-26 June, 2013: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 13-307 (2013).
            21. Pan P-Z., Rutqvist J., Yan F., Feng X-T. The influence of caprock initial damage on its fracturing process during CO2 injection into a brine aquifer. Proceedings of the 47th  US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, 23-26 June, 2013: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 13-617 (2013).
            22. Wang Y., Hu M., and Rutqvist J. Energy-work-based confined-unconfined seepage modeling using numerical manifold method. Proceedings of the 47th  US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, 23-26 June, 2013: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 13-498 (2013).
            23. Blanco Martín L., Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J.T., and Houseworth J.E. Thermal-Hydraulic-Mechanical Processes Modeling to Evaluate Salt-based Repositories in the Long-Term. Proceedings of the 47th  US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, 23-26 June, 2013: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 13-621 (2013).
            24. Wang Y., Hu M., and Rutqvist J. Confined-unconfined seepage analysis using numerical manifold method with an energy-work-based model. In Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Analysis of Discontinuous Deformation (ICADD-11), Fukuoka, Japan, August 27-29, (2013).
            25. Jeanne P., Rinaldi A.P., Rutqvist J., and Cappa F. Relation between fault zone architecture, earthquake magnitude and leakage associated with CO2 injection in a multilayered sedimentary system. Proceedings of the 47th  US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, 23-26 June, 2013: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 13-246 (2013).
            26. Wang Z., Rutqvist J. and Dia Y. A Multi-continuum Method for Studying the Effect of Inactive Fractures on Solute Transport in 2-D Discrete Fracture Network. In proceeding of ICCES’13 (International Conference on Computational and Experimental Engineering & Sciences), Symposium on Advances in Geotechnical Engineering. Seattle, USA, May 24-28, (2013).
            27. Rinaldi A.P., Rutqvist J., Jeanne P. and Cappa F. Geomechanical effects on CO2 leakage through fault zones during large-scale underground injection. Proceedings of the 47th  US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, 23-26 June, 2013: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 13-255 (2013).
            28. Rutqvist J. Rock mechanical aspects of geological storage of CO2 in deep sedimentary formations. Proceeding of the 7st Asian Rock Mechanical Symposium: ARMS 2012, Seoul, Korea (2012).
            29. Birkholzer J., Asahina D., Chen F., Gardner P., Houseworth J., Jove-Colon C.,  Kersting A., Nair P., Nutt M., Li L.,  Liu H.H., Painter S., Reimus P., Rutqvist J., Steefel1 C., Tynan M.,  Wang Y., and Zavarin M. An overview of US disposal research activities linked to international URLs. Proceedings of the 2013 International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference (IHLRWM), April 28 – May 2, 2013, Albuquerque, New Mexico (2013).
            30. Rutqvist J., Chen F., Birkholzer J., Liu H.H., Müller H., Garitte B., and Vietor T.   Modeling of coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical processes at Mont Terri heater experiment in Opalinus Clay using TOUGH-FLAC. Proceedings of the 2013 International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference (IHLRWM), April 28 – May 2, 2013, Albuquerque, New Mexico (2013).
            31. Zheng  L., Rutqvist J., Liu H.H., Birkholzer J.T., and Sonnenthal E. Chemical-mechanical Coupling Related to THMC Modeling of Clay Formations. Proceedings of the 2013 International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference (IHLRWM), April 28 – May 2, 2013, Albuquerque, New Mexico (2013).
            32. Rutqvist J., Cappa F., Mazzoldi A., and Rinaldi A.P. Geomechanical modeling of fault responses and the potential for notable seismic events during underground CO2 injection. GHGT11. Kyoto, November 2012.
            33. Lee J., Min K.-B., and Rutqvist J. Ground heaving and leakage analysis for sequestration of CO2 in geological media considering fractures in caprock. GHGT11. Kyoto, November 2012
            34. Ryosuke A., Imai R., Rutqvist J., Kobayashi H., Kitamura O., and Nobuhisa G. Development of TOUGH-FrontISTR, a numerical simulator for environmental impact assessment of CO2 geological storage. GHGT11. Kyoto, November 2012.
            35. Kim H.-M., Rutqvist J., and Choi B.-H. Feasibility Analysis of Underground Compressed Air Energy Storage in Lined Rock Caverns using the TOUGH-FLAC Simulator. Proceedings, TOUGH Symposium 2012, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, September 17-19, 2012.
            36. Kim H.-M., Park D.-H., Ryu D.-W., Song W.-K., and Rutqvist J. Geomechanical Stability Analysis for  Pressurized Underground Rock Storage Caverns. Proceeding of the 7st Asian Rock Mechanical Symposium: ARMS 2012, Seoul, Korea (2012).
            37. Lee J., Min K.-B. and Rutqvist J. Evaluation of leakage potential considering fractures in the caprock for sequestration of CO2 in geological media. Proceedings of the 46th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, Chicago, Illinois, USA, June 24-June 27, 2012: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 12-459 (2012).
            38. Pan P.-Z., Rutqvist J., Yan F., and Feng X.-T. An approach for modeling rock discontinuous behavior under multiphase fluid flow conditions. Proceedings, TOUGH Symposium 2012, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, September 17-19, 2012.
            39. Kim J., Sonnenthal E., and Rutqvist J. A sequential implicit algorithm of chemo-thermo-poro-mechanics for fractured geothermal reservoirs. Proceedings, TOUGH Symposium 2012, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, September 17-19, 2012.
            40. Wang Z., Rutqvist J., Wang Y., Leung L., Hoch A. and Dai Y. The effect of stress on flow and transport in fractured rock masses using TOUGH-FLAC and a modified crack tensor theory. Proceedings, TOUGH Symposium 2012, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, September 17-19, 2012.
            41. A. P. Rinaldi A.P., Rutqvist J., Sonnenthal E.L., and Cladouhos T.T. TOUGH-FLAC coupled THM modeling of proposed stimulation at the Newberry Volcano EGS demonstration. Proceedings, TOUGH Symposium 2012, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, September 17-19, 2012.
            42. Wang Z., Rutqvist J., Wang Y., and Dia Y. The effect of stress on flow and transport in fractured rock masses using a modified crack tensor theory. In proceeding of ICCES’12 (International Conference on Computational and Experimental Engineering & Sciences), Symposium on Fundamental Theory for the Performance Evolution and Sensing-control of Urban Metro Structures. Crete, Greece, April 30-May 4, (2012).
            43. Rutqvist J., Moridis G.J., and Kim J. A numerical study of gas production from collapsing oceanic hydrate-bearing sediments. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Gas Hydrates (ICGH 2011), Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom, July 17-21, (2011).
            44. Rutqvist J. Geomechanical Aspects of CO2 Sequestration and Modeling. Proceedings of 12th Congress of the ISRM, pp.1803-1808, 18-21 October 2011, Beijing, China. (2011).
            45. Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J.T., Houseworth J. and Liu H.H. Modeling of coupled geomechanical processes associated with bentionite-backfilled repository tunnels in clay formations. Proceedings of the 2011 International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference (IHLRWM), April 10 – 14, 2011, Albuquerque, New Mexico (2011).
            46. Yamamoto H., Onuma T., Kumagai T., and Rutqvist J. Numerical study obn applicability of CO2 monitoring approach based on surface deformations detected by InSAR technology. The 40th Japan Symposium on Rock Mechanics. (2010).
            47. Cappa F. and Rutqvist J. Impact of CO2 geological sequestration on the nucleation of seismic fault ruptures. Proceedings of the 45th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, June 27-June 30, 2011: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. XXX. (2011).
            48. Rutqvist J., Moridis G.S., Kim J., Reagan M.T. Geomechanical performance analysis of potential long-term tests of gas production from hydrate deposits in North Slope, Alaska. Arctic Technology Conference, 7–9 February 2011, Houston, Texas, USA (2011).
            49. Yamamoto H., Onuma T., Kumagai T., and Rutqvist J. Numerical investigation of the potential applicability of surface deformation measurement by InSAR technology for monitoring CO2 behavior in deep underground. Proceedings of 12th Congress of the ISRM, pp. 545-549, 18-21 October, Beijing, China. (2011).
            50. Kim H. M., Rutqvist J., Ryu D.W., Synn J. H., and Song W.K. Coupled Nonisothermal, Multiphase Fluid Flow and Geomechanical Analysis of Underground Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES) in Lined Rock Caverns. Proceedings of the 45th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, June 27-June 30, 2011: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. XXX. (2011).
            51. Kim J., Yang D., Moridis G.J., and Rutqvist J. Numerical studies on two-way coupled fluid flow and geomechanics in hydrate deposits. SPE Reservoir Simulation Symposium, The Woodlands, Texas, USA, 21–23 February (2011). 
            52. Rutqvist J., Liu H.-H, Vasco D.W., Pan L., Kappler K., Majer E. Coupled non-isothermal, multiphase fluid flow, and geomechanical modeling of ground surface deformations and potential for induced micro-seismicity at the In Salah CO2 storage operation. 10th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-10), Amsterdam, September 19-23, 2010. Energy Procedia, Volume 4, 2011, Pages 3542-3549.
            53. Rutqvist J., Dobson P.F., Oldenburg C.M., Garcia J., and Walters M. The Northwest Geysers EGS Demonstration Project Phase 1: Pre-stimulation coupled geomechanical modeling to guide stimulation and monitoring plans. Geothermal Research Council, Annual Meeting, Sacramento, California, October 24–27, GRC Transactions, Vol 34, (2010).
            54. Rutqvist J., and Moridis G.J. A modeling study of geomechanical performance of sloping oceanic hydrate deposits subjected to production activities. OTC-21048. Paper presentation at the 2010 Offshore Technology Conference held in Houston, Texas, U.S.A., 3–6 May, (2010). 
            55. Rutqvist J., Oldenburg C.M, Dobson P.F., Garcia J., and Walters M. (2010) Predicting the Spatial Extent of Injection-Induced Zones of Enhanced Permeability at the Northwest Geysers EGS Demonstration Project. Proceedings of the 44th U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, June 27-June 30, 2010: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 502.   
            56. Hou, M.Z. b, Gou Y., and Rutqvist J. Integration of the codes FLAC3D and TOUGHREACT for THMC coupled geo-process simulations in reservoirs 72nd EAGE Conference & Exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2010 Barcelona, Spain, 14 - 17 June (2010).
            57. Moridis G.J., Collett T.S., Pooladi-Darvish M., Hancock S., Santamarina C., Boswell, R., Kneafsey, T., Rutqvist J., Kowalsky M., Reagan, M.T., Sloan E.D. Sum A.K., and Koh, C. (2010) Challenges, Uncertainties and Issues Facing Gas Production From Hydrate Deposits in Geologic Systems. SPE Unconventional Gas Conference, 23-25 February 2010, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
            58. Rutqvist J. (2009) Status of TOUGH-FLAC and recent applications. Proceedings, TOUGH Symposium 2009, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, September 14-16, 2009.
            59. Rutqvist J., Ijiri Y., and Yamamoto H., (2009) Implementing the Barcelona Basic Model into TOUGH-FLAC for analysis of the geomechanical behavior of unsaturated soils. Proceedings, TOUGH Symposium 2009, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, September 14-16, 2009.
            60. Liu, H.H. and Rutqvist J. (2009). A dual-continuum approach for modeling coupled hydromechanical processes, Proceedings. TOUGH Symposium 2009, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, September 14-16, 2009.
            61. Leung C.T.O., Rutqvist J., Zimmerman R. W., and Hoch A R. (2009) The use of TOUGH-FLAC for coupled hydro-mechanical modeling of fractured rock masses. Proceedings, TOUGH Symposium 2009, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, September 14-16, 2009.
            62. Rutqvist J. (2009) Estimating stress-versus-permeability relationships of fractured rock using data from in situ experiments and effects of chemical-mechanical coupling. In proceedings of the International Conference on Rock Joints and Jointed Rock Masses, Tucson, Arizona, Jan 4-10 (invited).
            63. Rutqvist J., Vasco D., and Myer L. 2009. Coupled reservoir-geomechanical analysis of CO2 injection at In Salah, Algeria. 9th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-9), Washington D.C., Nov 16-20, 2008. Energy Procedia, Volume 1, Issue 1, February 2009, Pages 1847-1854. 
            64. Rutqvist J., Moridis G., Grover T., and Collet T. Geomechanical response of known permafrost hydrate deposits to depressurization-induced production. Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Gas Hydrates (ICGH 2008), Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA, July 6-10, (2008).
            65. Guglielmi Y., Cappa F., Gaffet S., Monfret T., Virieux J., Rutqvist J., and Tsang C.-F., A new approach for very large broadband geophysical monitoring of rock slopes deformations: The "High-Pulse Poroelasticity Protocol" (HPPP). China slope The 10th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON LANDSLIDES AND ENGINEERED SLOPES, June 30 – July 4, 2008 Xi’am, China, Notification Paper No. C135.
            66. Wu Y.S., Rutqvist J., Karasaki K., Lei Q., Xiong W., Yuan J., Liu M., Di Y. A Mathematical Model for Rock Deformation’s Effect on Flow in Porous and Fractured Reservoirs. Proceedings of the 42th U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, June 29-July 2, 2008: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 142. (2008).
            67. Min K.-B., Rutqvist J., and Elsworth D. Chemically- and Mechanically-mediated Influences on Rock Fractures and their Implications on Thermomechanical Loading Cycle. Proceedings of the 42th U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, June 29-July 2, 2008: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 254. (2008).
            68. Guglielmi Y., Cappa F., Virieux J., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F., and Thoraval A. A new in-situ approach for hydromechanical characterization of mesoscale fractures: the High-Pulse Poroelasticity Protocol (HPPP). Proceedings of the 42th U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, June 29-July 2, 2008: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 254. (2008).
            69. Rutqvist J. and Oldenburg CM. Analysis of injection-induced micro-earthquakes in a geothermal steam reservoir, Geysers Geothermal Field, California. Proceedings of the 42th U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, June 29-July 2, 2008: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 151. (2008).
            70. Rutqvist J. and Moridis G. Development of a Numerical Simulator for Analyzing the Geomechanical Performance of Hydrate-Bearing Sediments. Proceedings of the 42th U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, June 29-July 2, 2008: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 139. (2008).
            71. Rutqvist J., Freifeld B., Min K.-B., Elsworth D. and  Tsang Y. Coupled Analysis of Change in Fracture Permeability during the Cooling Phase of the Yucca Mountain Drift Scale Test. Proceedings of the 42th U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium, San Francisco, California, USA, June 29-July 2, 2008: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 138. (2008).
            72. Rutqvist J., Grover T. and Moridis G. Coupled Hydrological, Thermal and Geomechanical Analysis of Wellbore Stability in Hydrate-Bearing Sediments. OTC-19572. Paper presentation at the 2008 Offshore Technology Conference held in Houston, Texas, U.S.A., 4–8 May 2008.
            73. Rutqvist J. and Oldenburg C. Analysis of cause and mechanism for injection-induced seismicity at the Geysers geothermal field, California. Geothermal Research Council, Annual Meeting, Sparks, Nevada, September 30–October 3, 2007, GRC Transactions, Vol 31, 2007.
            74. Rutqvist J. and Moridis G. Numerical Studies on the Geomechanical Stability of Hydrate-Bearing Sediments. OTC-18860. Paper presentation at the 2007 Offshore Technology Conference held in Houston, Texas, U.S.A., 30 April–3 May 2007.
            75. Rejeb A. and  Rutqvist J. Spatio-temporel evolution of the Excavation damaged Zone (EDZ): Lessons learned from the French Tournemire site in indurated clay. Proceedings of 11th Congress of the ISRM, Volume 2, pp.1031 - 1034, July, 9-13, 2007, Lisbon, Portugal. 2007.
            76. Rutqvist J., Majer E., Oldenburg C., Peterson J., and Vasco D. Integrated modeling and field study of potential mechanisms for induced seismicity at The Geysers Geothermal Field, California. Geothermal Research Council, Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, September 10–13, GRC Transactions, Vol 30, 2006.
            77. Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J.T., Tsang C.-F. Modelling Hydrological and Geomechanical Processes Related to CO2 Injection in a Faulted Multilayer System. 8th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT8), Trondheim, Norway, June 19-22, 2006.
            78. Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J.T., Cappa F., Oldenburg C., Tsang C.-F. Shear-slip analysis in multiphase fluid-flow reservoir engineering applications using TOUGH-FLAC. Proceedings of the TOUGH symposium 2006, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, May 15–17 (2006).
            79. Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J.T., Chijimatsu M., Kolditz O., Liu Quan-Sheng, Oda Y., Wang W. and Zhang Cheng-Yuan. Results from an international simulation study on coupled thermal, hydrological, and mechanical (THM) processes near geological nuclear waste repositories. Proceedings of the 11th International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference (IHLRWM), April 30 – May 4, 2006, Las Vegas, Nevada, pp. 755-762 (2006).
            80. Birkholzer J.T., Rutqvist J., Sonnenthal E.L., Barr D., Chijimatsu M., Kolditz O., Liu Q., Oda Y., Wang W., Xie M., Zhang C. Geomechanical/geochemical modeling studies conducted within the international DECOVALEX project. Proceedings of the 11th International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference (IHLRWM), April 30 – May 4, 2006, Las Vegas, Nevada, pp. 747-754 (2006).
            81. Yamamoto K., Koide H., Tosha T., Aoyagi R., Nakanishi S., Todaka N., Benson S., Rutqvist J., and Lewicki J. Natural analogue study for geological sequestration of CO2 at the Matsushiro earthquake fault zone, Japan: CO2 Seepage Mechanism. 8th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies, Trondheim, Norway, June 19-22, 2006.
            82. Birkholzer J., Pruess K., Lewicki J., Rutqvist J., Tsang C-F and Karimjee A. Large release from CO2 storage reservoirs: analogs, scenarios, and modeling needs. 8th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies, Trondheim, Norway, June 19-22, (2006).
            83. Birkholzer J.T., Barr D., Rutqvist J., Sonnenthal E. Motivation, description, and summary status of geomechanical and geochemical modeling studies in Task D of the international DECOVALEX-THMC project. In Proceedings of the GEOPROC2006 International symposium: 2nd International Conference on Coupled Thermo-hydro-mechanical-chemical processes in Geosystems and Engineering, HoHai University, Nanjing, China, May 22-25, 2006, p. 91-96 (2006). 
            84. Nguyen T.S., Borgesson L., Chijimatsu M., Fujita T., Hernelind J., Jussila P., Rutqvist J., and Jing L. Influence of coupled THM phenomena on the safety of a spent fuel repository: A near-field study. In Proceedings of the GEOPROC2006 International symposium: 2nd International Conference on Coupled Thermo-hydro-mechanical-chemical processes in Geosystems and Engineering, HoHai University, Nanjing, China, May 22-25, 2006. P.  141-149, (2006).
            85. Guglielmi Y., Cappa F., Rutqvist J., C-F Tsang, and Thoraval A. Field and numerical investigations of free-water surface oscillation effects on rock slope hydromechanical behaviour – consequences for rock slope stability analyses. In Proceedings of the GEOPROC2006 International symposium: 2nd International Conference on Coupled Thermo-hydro-mechanical-chemical processes in Geosystems and Engineering, HoHai University, Nanjing, China, May 22-25, 2006. p.  174-182, (2006).
            86. Chijimatsu M., Börgesson L., Fujita T., Hernelind J., Jussila P., Nguyen T.S., Rutqvist J., and Jing L. Model calibration of small and large-scale laboratory THM experiments of the MX-80 Bentonite. In Proceedings of the GEOPROC2006 International symposium: 2nd International Conference on Coupled Thermo-hydro-mechanical-chemical processes in Geosystems and Engineering, HoHai University, Nanjing, China, May 22-25, 2006. p.  254-260, (2006).
            87. Rutqvist J., Feng X.-T., Hudson J., Jing L., Kobayashi A., Koyama T., Pan P.-Z., Lee H.-S., Rinne M., Sonnenthal E., Yamamoto Y. Multiple-code benchmark simulation study of coupled THMC processes in the excavation disturbed zone associated with geological nuclear waste repositories. In Proceedings of the GEOPROC2006 International symposium: 2nd International Conference on Coupled Thermo-hydro-mechanical-chemical processes in Geosystems and Engineering, HoHai University, Nanjing, China, May 22-25, 2006. p.  397-402, (2006).
            88. Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J.T., Chijimatsu M., Kolditz O., Quansheng Liu, Y. Oda, Wenqing Wang, and Chengyuan Zhang. Comparative simulation study of coupled THM processes in the near back-filled and and open-drift nuclear waste repositories in Task D of the international DECOVALEX project. In proceedings of the GEOPROC2006 International symposium: 2nd International Conference on Coupled Thermo-hydro-mechanical-chemical processes in Geosystems and Engineering, HoHai University, Nanjing, China, May 22-25, 2006. p.  428-433, (2006).
            89. Cappa F., Guglielmi Y., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F. Thoraval A. A new in situ test for determination of rock-fracture hydromechanical properties: the “hydromechanical pulse injection test (HMPIT)” In Proceedings of the GEOPROC2006 International symposium: 2nd International Conference on Coupled Thermo-hydro-mechanical-chemical processes in Geosystems and Engineering, HoHai University, Nanjing, China, May 22-25, 2006. p.  428-433, (2006).
            90. Xie M., Sonnenthal E., Wang W., Kolditz O., Birkholzer J.T., Rutqvist J., Oda Y., Chijimatsu M. Geochemical predictions for a hypothetical repository located in crystalline rock – comparative evaluation of different research teams. In Proceedings of the GEOPROC2006 International symposium: 2nd International Conference on Coupled Thermo-hydro-mechanical-chemical processes in Geosystems and Engineering, HoHai University, Nanjing, China, May 22-25, 2006. p.  403-410, (2006).
            91. Rutqvist J., Tsang CF, and Tsang Y. Analysis of Coupled Multiphase Fluid Flow, Heat Transfer and Mechanical Deformation at the Yucca Mountain Drift Scale Test. Proceedings of the 40th U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, 25-29 June, 2005: American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA, Paper No. 893. (2005).
            92. Cappa F., Guglielmi Y., Gaffet S., Thoraval A., Rutqvist J., Tsang C-F., 2005. In situ characterization of a single fracture hydromechanical behavior from hydraulic pulse tests coupled to simultaneous pressure - normal displacement measurements. In: Konecny P. (eds), Proceedings of the International Symposium of the International Society for Rock Mechanics, Eurock 2005, Brno, Czech Republic. Balkema, 69-75.
            93. Min K.B., Jing L., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.F. and Stephansson O. Representation of fractured rock massses as equivalent continua using a DFN-DEM approach. The 11th International Conference of IACMAG, Turin, Italy, June 19-24, 2005. (2005).
            94. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.-F. TOUGH-FLAC: A numerical simulator for analysis of coupled thermal-hydrologic-mechanical processes in fractured and porous geological media under multi-phase flow conditions. Proceedings of the TOUGH symposium 2003, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, May 12–14 (2003).
            95. Bodvarsson G.S., Birkholzer J.T., Finsterle S., Liu H.H., Rutqvist J. and Wu Y.S. The use of TOUGH2/iTOUGH2 in support of the Yucca Mountain Project: Successes and limitations. Proceedings of the TOUGH symposium 2003, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, May 12–14 (2003).
            96. Todesco, M., Rutqvist J., Pruess, K., Olden­burg, C. Multi-phase fluid circulation and ground deformation: a new perspective on bradyseismic activity at the Phlegrean Fields (Italy). Proceedings of the 28th Workshop on Geothermal Research Engineering, Stanford, CA, USA. (2003).
            97. Pruess, K., Bielinski, A., Ennis-King, J., Fabriol, R., Le Gallo, Y., Garcia, J., Jessen, K., Kovscek, T., Law, D., Lichtner, P., Oldenburg, C.M., Pawar, R., Rutqvist, J., Steefel, C., Travis, B., Tsang, C.-F., White, S. and Xu, T.. Code intercomparison builds confidence in numerical models for geologic disposal of CO2. Sixth International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-6). Kyoto, Japan Abs. (2002).
            98. Rutqvist J., Noorishad J. and Tsang C.F. Coupled analysis of a THM field experiment in unsaturated buffer-rock system. Rock Mechanics in the National Interest: Proceedings of the 38th US Rock Mechanics Symposium, DC Rocks 2001, Washington D.C., 7-10 July, 2001 A. A. Balkema publisher, pp. 623-630 (2001).
            99. Rutqvist J., Tsang. C.F, Ekman D. and Stephansson O. Evaluation of in situ hydromechanical properties of rock fractures at Laxemar in Sweden. Proceeding of the 1st asian rock mechanical symposium: ARMS ’97, Seoul, Korea. A. A. Balkema publisher, 619-624 (1997).
            100. Rutqvist J. and Stephansson O. Influence of fracture aperture and normal stiffness on the reopening pressure in classical hydraulic fracturing stress measurements. Proceeding of the International symposium on rock stress, Kumamoto, Japan. A. A. Balkema publisher 127-132 (1997).
            101. Tsang C.F. and Rutqvist J. Progress in coupled analysis of a thermohydromechanical experiment in fractured rocks. Proceeding of the Ninth International Conference of the International Association for Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics. Beijing, China 1187-1192 (1997).
            102. Ekman D., Rutqvist J. and Ljunggren C. Determination of hydromechanical parameters down to 1340 m depth in borehole KLX02 in Laxemar, Sweden. Swedish Rock Engineering Research (SveBeFo). Paper presented at the annual Rock Mechanics Meeting in Stockholm March 1997 (1997).
            103. Rutqvist J. A method to determine stress-transmissivity relationship of joints from hydraulic field testing. Proc. 8th International Congress on Rock Mechanics, Tokyo. Balkema, Rotterdam. Vol. 1, 755-758 (1995).
            104. Rutqvist J. and Stephansson O. Hydraulic borehole injection tests for determination of mechanical parameters of rocks. Swedish Rock Engineering Research (SveBeFo). Paper presented at the annual Rock Mechanics Meeting in Stockholm March, 1995. 265-284 (1995).
            105. Stephansson O., Jing L. and Rutqvist J. DECOVALEX - Coupled HTM modelling for nuclear waste repositories. The Finnish Symposium on Rock Mechanics 1992. (Kuula, Posa and Suominen Eds) (1992).
            106. Rutqvist J., Noorishad J., Stephansson O. and Tsang C.F. Modelling of hydrothermo-mechanical effects in a fracture intersecting a nuclear waste deposition hole. Proceedings of the International High-Level Radioactive Waste management Conference, Las Vegas, USA. 547-554 (1991).
            107. Rutqvist J. och Stephansson O. Hydraulic injection tests and modelling with ROCMAS - A new method for determination of mechanical parameters of rocks. Swedish Rock Engineering Research (SveBeFo). Paper presented at Rock Mechanics Meeting in Stockholm March 21, 1991. 45-53 (1991).
            108. Rutqvist J., Noorishad J., Ljunggren C., Stephansson O. and Tsang C.F. Theoretical and field investigation of fracture hydromechanical response under fluid injection. Proceeding of the International Society of Rock Mechanics Conference on Rock Joints, Loen, Norway. (1990).
            109. Rutqvist J., Digby P., Stephansson O. and Singh U. Simulation of borehole breakouts with a damage model. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Rock at Greta Depth, Pau, France. Balkema, Rotterdam, 1439-1445 (1990).

                Abstracts

                  1. Rinaldi A.P., Villarrasa V., Rutqvist J., Jeanne P., and Cappa F. 3D modeling of fault reactivation during CO2 injection. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H11K-05 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 December (2014).
                  2. Jeanne P., Rutqvist J., Dobson P.F., Walters M., Hartline C., Garcia J. The impacts of mechanical stress transfers caused by hydromechanical and thermal processes on fault stability during hydraulic stimulation in a deep geothermal reservoir. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract S53E-03 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 December (2014).
                  3. Birkholzer J.T., Guglielmi Y., Rutqvist J., Zheng L., and Spycher N.F. Improved understanding of carbon storage risk via controlled-release experiments. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H24A-01  presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 December (2014).
                  4. Figueiredo B., Tsang C.-F., Rutqvist J., and Niemi A. Study of pore-pressure induced hydromechanics effects on permeability of fractured rock with curved and dead-end fractures. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H32F-02 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 December (2014).
                  5. Lin J.-S., Xing P., Rutqvist J., Seol Y., and Choi J.H. A new critical state model for geomechanical behavior of methane hydrate-bearing sands. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract B11B-0012 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 December (2014).
                  6. Blanco Martín L., Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J.T., Wolters R., and Lux K.-H. Modeling of the TSDE heater test to investigate crushed salt reconsolidation and rock salt creep for the underground disposal of high-level nuclear waste. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H41F-0889 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 December (2014).
                  7. Kim K., Rutqvist J., Houseworth J., and Birkholzer J. Discrete fracture modeling of hydro-mechanical damage processes in geological systems. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H53C-0872 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 December (2014).
                  8. Zheng L., Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J., Liu H.-H. Illitization within bentonite engineered barrier system in clay repositories for nuclear waste and its effect on the swelling stress: a coupled THMC modeling study. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H21B-0734 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 December (2014).
                  9. Jeanne P., Rutqvist J., Vasco D.W., Garcia J., Dobson P.F., Walter M., Hartline C.S., and Borgia A. Development of a 3D hydrogeological and geomechanical model of an Enhanced Geothermal System using micro-earthquake and ground deformation data from a 1-year injection program. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H51D-1221 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 December (2013).
                  10. Vilarrasa V., Rutqvist J., Carrera J. and Olivella S. Modeling ground displacement at In Salah CO2 injection. 13th Annual Conference on Carbon Capture Utilization & Sequestration, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April 28 to May 1, 2014.
                  11. Lux K.H., Düsterloh U., Wolters R., Birkholzer, J.T., Rutqvist J., Blanco Martín L THM-coupled processes in rock salt with special attention to two-phase flow: Benchmark of two different modelling approaches concerning the long-term analysis of THM-coupled processes in the near-field of a generic salt repository for high-level nuclear waste. 2014 US/German Workshop on Salt Repository Research, Design and Operation Workshop, Santa Fe, New Mexico, September 7-11, 2014.
                  12. Zheng L., Rutqvist J., Birkholzer J.T., Liu H.-H. Illitization within beontonite engineered barrier system in clay repositories for nuclear waste and its effect on the swelling stress: a coupled THMC modeling study. Abstract presented at The California Goldschmidt Conference June 8-13, 2014. Goldschmidt 2014 Abstracts 2862 (2014).
                  13. Hu M., Wang Y., and Rutqvist J. On the new approaches for modeling water flow in heterogeneous media using numerical manifold method. DDA Workshop at Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium, Sapporo, Japan, October 12, (2014). 
                  14. Birkholzer J.T., Mukhopadhyay S., Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.-F. Model comparison in subsurface science: The DECOVALEX and Sim-SEQ initiatives (Invited). American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H32G-02 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 December (2013).
                  15. Birkholzer J.T., Asahina D., Houseworth J., Liu H.H., and Rutqvist J. Modeling Coupled Hydro-Mechanical Phenomena in the Near Field of a High-Level Radioactive Waste Repository in Clay Formations" in SIAM Conference on the Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosciences (GS13), 17-20, 2013, University of Padova, Italy. Geophysical Research Abstracts. 
                  16. Borgia A., Rutqvist J., Oldenburg C.M., Hutchings L., Garcia J., Walters M., Hartline C., Jeanne P., Dobson P., and Boyle K. Three-dimensional numerical reservoir simulation of the EGS Demonstration Project at The Geysers geothermal field. European Geophysical Union, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 15, EGU2013-5782, EGU General Assembly (2013).
                  17. Rinaldi A.P., Rutqvist J., Jeanne P., Cappa F., and Guglielmi Y. Induced seismicity and CO2 leakage through fault zones during large-scale underground injection in a multilayered sedimentary systemEuropean Geophysical Union, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 16, EGU2014-3164, EGU General Assembly (2014).
                  18. Konstantinovskaya E., Rutqvist J., and Malo M. Fault stability and CO2 storage in the Early Paleozoic sedimentary basin of the St. Lawrence Lowlands (Quebec, Canada): insight from coupled reservoir-geomechanical modeling. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H51O-03 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 December (2013).
                  19. Blanco Martin L., Rutqvist J., and Birkholzer J.T. On the importance of coupled THM processes to predict the long-term response of a generic salt repository for high-level nuclear waste. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract 1.   H43F-1527 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 December (2013).
                  20. Vilarrasa V., Rutqvist J., and Zheng L. Implementation and application of a dual structure model for simulating the behavior of expansive soils. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H14A-08 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 December (2013).
                  21. Rinaldi A.P., Rutqvist J., Jeanne P., and Cappa F. Induced seismicity and CO2 leakage through fault zones during large-scale underground injection in a multilayered sedimentary system. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H11M-02 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 December (2013).
                  22. Moridis G.J., Rutqvist J., Kim J., Reagan M.T., and Freeman C.M. Potential Environmental Impact of Hydraulic Fracturing on Groundwater: Investigations of Coupled Flow, Geomechanics and Contaminant Transport (Invited). American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract A54H-05 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 December (2013).
                  23. Rutqvist J., Cappa F., Rinaldi A.P., Godano M. Dynamic modeling of seismicity triggered by underground CO2 injection and impact on surface structures and human perception. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract S31F-08 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 December (2013). 
                  24. Vilarrasa V., Rutqvist J., Carrera J., Olivella S. Thermo-hydro-mechanical effects of cold CO2 injection on the caprock mechanical stability. The Annual CCUS Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April 28 to May 1, 2014.
                  25. Konstantinovskaya E., Rutqvist J., and Malo M. Influence of CO2 injection on fault stability and induced seismicity in the Early Paleozoic sedimentary basin of the St. Lawrence Lowlands (Quebec, Canada): insight from coupled reservoir-geomechanical modeling The 85th annual meeting of the Eastern Section of the Seismological Society of America will be held 6-8 October 2013 at the Manoir Richelieu located in La Malbaie, Québec, Canada.
                  26. Lee J., Lee M. Min K.-B., and Rutqvist J. Effect of in-situ stress on the leakage potential associated with CO2 geosequestration investigated by probabilistic leakage analysis. Presented at the 3rd Korea CCS Conference, Jeju Island, Korea, 13-15 March, (2013).
                  27. Rinaldi A.P. , Rutqvist J., Finsterle S., Liu H.H. Modeling ground displacement at In Salah CO2 injection. 12th Annual Conference on Carbon Capture Utilization & Sequestration, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 13 to 16, 2013.
                  28. Rutqvist J. Geomechanical aspects of geologic CO2 storage critically important for safety and public acceptance. Invited presentation at the 3rd Korea CCS Conference, Jeju Island, Korea, 13-15 March, (2013).
                  29. Rinaldi A., and Rutqvist J. Stress-dependent permeability and ground displacement during CO2 storage operation at KB-502 injection well, In Salah, American  Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H23D-1410 presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 December (2012).
                  30. Konstantinovskaya E., Rutqvist J., Malo M., Comeau F.-A., Claprood M. Geomechanical aspects of the St. Lawrence Lowlands in the context of geological sequestration of CO2. 81st Association francophone pour le savoir AFCAS Congress, Laval University, Québec City, Canada, 6 to 10 May (2013).
                  31. Vasco D.W., Rutqvist J., Dobson P.F., Oldenburg C.M., Ferretti A., Rucci A., Novli F., Garcia J., Walters M., and Hartline C. Monitoring deformation at The Geysers geothermal field, California using C-band and X-band Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar. American  Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H12F-06 presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 December (2012).
                  32. Rutqvist J., Cappa F., Mazzoldi A., and Rinaldi A. Geomechanical modeling of fault responses and the potential for notable seismic events during underground CO2 injection. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H13L-08 presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 December (2012).
                  33. Guglielmi Y., Cappa F., Derode B., Jeanne P., and J. Rutqvist. A. Underground testing of permeability and earthquake nucleation in fault zones. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H32G-05 presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 December (2012).
                  34. Rutqvist J. and Moridis G.J. Modeling of Geomechanical Performance of Sloping Oceanic Hydrate Deposits Subjected Production Activities. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract OS43D-1850 presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 December (2012).
                  35. Pan P., Rutqvist J., Yan F., and Feng X. A study of caprock continuous-discontinuous fracturing process during CO2-injection into a brine aquifer.  American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract NG51D-1789 presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 December (2012).
                  36. Kim J., Sonnenthal E.L., and Rutqvist J. A modeling and numerical algorithm for thermoporomechanics in multiple porosity media for naturally fractured reservoirs.  American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H33B-1306 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 December (2011).
                  37. Rutqvist J. Geomechanical modeling and monitoring of fault responses and the potential for earthquakes during underground CO2 injection. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H53M-01 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 December (2011).
                  38. Rutqvist J. Modeling of the potential fault reactivation in CO2 sequestration and shale gas fracking. American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), 2nd Unconventional Resources Geomechanics Workshop, Chicago, June 22, 2012.
                  39. Rutqvist J. Stress-versus-permeability relationships of fracture rock from in situ experimental and effects of chemical-mechanical coupling. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H53L-04 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 December (2011).
                  40. Guglielmi Y. Cappa F., and Rutqvist J. The influence of stress transfer in naturally fractured rock on injection-induced fracture reactivation. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract S33A-2304 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 December (2011).
                  41. Rinaldi A.P., and Rutqvist J. Modeling of transient evolution of uplift and subsidence during CO2 storage operation at In Salah, Algeria. American Geophysical Union (AGU). Abstract H33B-1306 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 December (2011).
                  42. Mazzoldi A., Rinaldi A.P., and Rutqvist J. Max magnitude of induced seismic events within CC2 projects, related to the permeability of faults. American Geophysical Union (AGU),  Abstract H33B-1307 presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 December (2011).
                  43. Guglielmi Y., Cappa F., and Rutqvist J., HPPP Hydromechanical tests and developments at the LSBB Underground Research Laboratory (France) Y. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract H11m-04 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 December (2010).
                  44. Rutqvist J., CO2 Sequestration Geomechanics and Modeling. American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), Unconventional Resources Geomechanics Workshop, San Francisco, June 24, 2011.
                  45. Mazzoldi A., and Rutqvist J. Evaluation of maximum expected magnitude of induced seismic events resulting from CO2 injection for geologic carbon sequestration. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Abstract NH31B-1360 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 December (2010).
                  46. Rutqvist J., Vasco D., Liu H.H., Pan L., Kappler K.,, and Majer E. Coupled, Non-isothermal Modelling of Surface Deformations and Induced Seismicity at the In Salah C02 storage operation. 9th annual conference on carbon capture and sequestration, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 10 to 13, 2010.
                  47. Chiaramonte L., Kowalsky M.B., Rutqvist J., and Moridis G.J. Design of a potential long-term test of gas production from a hydrate deposit at the PBU-L106 site in North Slope, Alaska: Geomechanical system response and seismic monitoring.  American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract OS24A-08, (2009).
                  48. Cappa F., Rutqvist J., and Yamamoto K. Crustal deformation and rupture processes related to upwelling of deep CO2-rich fluids during the 1965-1967 Matsushiro Earthquake Swarm in Japan: A hydromechanical model with multiphase flow.  American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract T53C-1604, (2009).
                  49. Guglielmi Y., Cappa F., Rutqvist J., Wang J.S. Hydromechanical Imaging of Fractured-Porous Rocks Properties and Coupled Processes. American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract H21J-06, (2009).
                  50. Rutqvist J. and Vasco D. Numerical Analysis of Deep Underground CO2 Injection and Ground Surface Deformations at In Salah, Algeria. 8th annual conference on carbon capture and sequestration, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 4 to 7, 2009.
                  51. Liu H.H. and Rutqvist J. (2009). Use of a Dual-Continuum Approach for Modeling Coupled Hydro-mechanical Processes of CO2 Injection at In Salah, Algeria. 8th annual conference on carbon capture and sequestration, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 4 to 7, 2009.
                  52. Siriwardane H., Morris J.P., Rutqvist J., Zyvoloski G., Bromhal G., Guthrie G. (2009). National Risk Assessment Program: Geomechancics Group. 8th annual conference on carbon capture and sequestration, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 4 to 7, 2009.
                  53. Guglielmi Y., Cappa F., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.F., and Gaffet S. (2008). In-situ ultra low frequency poroelastic response of a natural macro-fracture. American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract NS51A-05H, (2008).
                  54. Rutqvist J. and Vasco D. (2008). Coupled Reservoir-Geomechanical Analysis of CO2 Injection Performance at In Salah, Algeria. American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract H14C-02, (2008). 
                  55. Wang Y. and Rutqvist J. (2008). Inverse model of fully coupled fluid flow and stress in fractured rock masses. American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract NS51A-02, (2008).
                  56. Vasco, D.W., Ferretti A., Novali F., and Rutqvist J. (2008). Monitoring CO2 injection from space: Using Interferometric Synthetic Radar to image subsurface volume and pressure change. Presentation at The 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo August 6-14.
                  57. Birkholzer, J.T., Zhou, Q., Rutqvist, J., Zhang, K., Tsang, C.-F. (2008): Large-Scale Hydrological Evaluation of CO2 Injection-Storage and Modeling of Impact on Groundwater Systems, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2006-2007, LBNL-771E, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  58. Rutqvist, J., Birkholzer, J.T., Tsang, C.-F. (2008): Coupled Reservoir-Geomechanical Analysis of Geomechanical Damage Associated with CO2 Geological Storage, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2006-2007, LBNL-771E, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA
                  59. Rutqvist J., and Moridis J.T. (2008). A Numerical Model for Analysis of the Geomechanical Performance of Hydrate-Bearing Sediments, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2006-2007, LBNL-771E, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA
                  60. Rutqvist J., and Oldenburg C. (2008) Simulations of Induced Seismicity by Injection and Production at The Geysers Geothermal Field, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2006-2007, LBNL-771E, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  61. Rutqvist J., Cappa F., Lewicki J., and Benson S. (2008) Analysis of Fault Rupture and CO2 Upwelling during the 1960s Matsushiro Earthquake Swarm as a Natural Analogue of CO2 Storage and Leakage, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2006-2007, LBNL-771E, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  62. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.-F. (2006). Coupled Thermal-Hydrological-Mechanical Modeling of an In Situ Experiment in Fractured Rock, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2004-2005, LBNL-59633, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  63. Birkholzer J.T., Rutqvist J., Sonnenthal, E., Tsang, C.-F. (2008): Geomechanical/Geochemcial Modeling Studies Conducted with the International Cooperative DECOVALEX-THMC Project, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2006-2007, LBNL-771E, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  64. Rutqvist J. Stress-versus-permeability Relationships of Fractures from In Situ Experiments. American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract H13J-05, Invited presentation, (2007).
                  65. Guglielmi Y., Cappa F., Virieux J., Rutqvist J., and Tsang C.-F. A new approach for very large broadband geophysical monitoring of rock deformation into deep boreholes: The high-pulse poroelasticity protocol (HPPP).  American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract H13J-04, (2007).
                  66. Zhou Q, Birkholzer J.T., Tsang C.-F., and Rutqvist J.  Quick Assessment of CO2 Storage Capacity in Pressure-Constrained Saline Aquifers with Different Hydrogeologic Properties. American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract H13F-1662, (2007).
                  67. Zhou Q, Birkholzer J.T., Rutqvist J., and Tsang C.-F. (2007): Sensitivity Study of CO2 Capacity in Brine Aquifers with Closed Boundaries: Dependence on Hydrogeologic Properties, Proceedings 6th Annual Conference on Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Pittsburgh, PA, May 2007.
                  68. Birkholzer J., Tsang C.-F. and J. Rutqvist. A Comparative Review of Hydrologic Issues Involved in Geologic Storage of CO2 and Injection Disposal of Liquid Waste 12th International Congress on Energy and Mineral Resources Oviedo, October 7-11, 2007.
                  69. Yamamoto K., Aoyagi R., Koide H., Tosha T., Nakanishi S. Todaka N., Benson S., Rutqvist J., and Lewicki J. Matsushiro earthqauke swarm (1965-1967) as natural analogue of CO2 storage and leakage. American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 87(52), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract H21A-1359, (2006).
                  70. Rutqvist J., Birkholzer JT, Tsang C-F. Modeling of geomechanical processes during injection in a multilayered reservoir-caprock system and implications on site characterization, Proceedings CO2SC 2006, International Symposium on Site Characterization for CO2 Geological Storage, Berkeley CA, March 20-22, 2006.
                  71. Birkholzer J.T., Pruess K., Lewicki J.L., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F., and Karimjee A. (2006). Large releases from CO2 storage reservoirs:  Analogues, scenarios, and modeling needs, Proceedings Petrobras International Seminar on Carbon Sequestration and Climate Change, October 2006, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
                  72. Birkholzer J.T., Pruess K., Lewicki J.L., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F., and Karimjee A. (2006). Large Releases from CO2 Storage Reservoirs:  A Discussion of Natural Analogs, FEPS, and Modeling Needs, Proceedings Fifth Annual Conference on Carbon Capture and Sequestration, May 2006, Washington, D.C., USA.
                  73. Birkholzer J.T., Rutqvist J., and Tsang C.-F. (2005). CO2 Injection in a Faulted Multi-Layer System: Simulation of Hydrological and Geochemical Processes. American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract GC13A-1212.
                  74. Cappa F., Guglielmi Y., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F., and Thoraval A. In situ coupled hydromechanical effects in a high-permeability deformable fracture: Numerical analysis of pulse test signals. American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract H24C-06, (2005).
                  75. Tsang C.-F., Cappa F., Rutqvist J., Guglielmi Y., and Thoraval A. Experimental and modeling investigation of direct and indirect hydromechanical coupling effects in a multi-permeability fractured aquifer. American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 86(52), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract H21C-1357, (2005).
                  76. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.-F. (2003) Coupled Thermal-Hydrological-Mechanical Analysis with TOUGH-FLAC, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2002-2003, LBNL-53859, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  77. Tsang Y., Mukhopadhyay S., Rutqvist J., Sonnenthal E., and Spycher N. (2003) Yucca Mountain Heater Test Cooling Phase, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2002-2003, LBNL-53859, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  78. Daley, T.M., Schoenberg M., Rutqvist J. and Nihei K. (2003) Fractured Reservoir Modeling: Coupled Seismic and Fluid Response, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2002-2003, LBNL-53859, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  79. Rutqvist J., Todesco M., Tsang C.-F. Application of a model for multiphase fluid flow, heat transport, and mechanical deformation to surface deformations associated with volcanic activities. American Geophysical Union (AGU), EOS Trans. AGU, 84(46), Fall Meeting, Suppl., Abstract G42A-0044, (2003).
                  80. Daley T.M., Schoenberg M.A., Rutqvist J., Nihei KT. Coupled modeling of time-lapse change in seismic propagation and permeability in fractured reservoirs due to fluid injection. Eos Trans. AGU, 84(46), Fall Meeting, Abstract S41E-0134 (2003).
                  81. Tsang, Y.,  Mukhopadhyay S., Rutqvist J., Sonnenthal E., and Spycher N., 2003. The cooling phase of the Yucca Mountain heater test. IAEA Waste Management Research. Berkeley, CA. LBNL-53875 Abs.
                  82. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.-F. (2002) Modeling of coupled thermal-hydrologic-mechanical processes at Yucca Mountain, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2000-2001, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA. 
                  83. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.-F. (2002) Modeling of Hydromechanical Changes Associated with Brine Aquifer Disposal of  CO2, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2000-2001, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  84. Rutqvist J., Wu Y.S., Tsang C.-F., and Bodvarsson G. (2002) Coupling of TOUGH2 and FLAC3D for Coupled THM Analysis with Multi-phase Flow, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Research Summaries 2000-2001, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  85. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.F. Modeling of Multi-phase Fluid Flow, Heat Transfer and Rock Deformation during CO2 Injection in Deep Aquifers (Abstract). Presented at the 2001 AAPG (The Americal Association of Petroleum Geologists) Annual Convention, June 3-6, Denver, Colorado (2001). 
                  86. Rutqvist J., Noorishad J. and Tsang C.-F. (2000) Coupled analysis of a THM field experiment in unsaturated buffer-rock system. Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Annual Report 1998-1999, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  87. Rutqvist J., Noorishad J. and Tsang C.-F. (2000) Testing of a coupled THM model for unsaturated media against laboratory experiments, Abstract in Earth Sciences Division Annual Report 1998-1999, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  88. Noorishad J., Rutqvist J., and Tsang C.-F. (2000) A coupled THM model for unsaturated geological media Abstract in Earth Sciences Division, Annual Report 1998-1999, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA.
                  89. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.F. Application of the ROCMAS code to coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical problems. Proceeding of the International Symposium on dynamics of fluids in fractured rocks-Concepts and resent advances (Ed. Faybishenko) pp. 232-233 (1999).
                  90. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.F. A study of memory-retention in variable-rate pressure transient tests for injection wells in non-homogeneous injection zone with formation damage. 98 annual forum of the ground water protection council (GWPC), Sacramento, California, September 19-23 (1998).

                    Thesis Works

                    1. Rutqvist J. Coupled stress-flow properties of rock joints from hydraulic field testing. Doctoral Thesis TRITA-AMI PHD 1002, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, (1995).
                    2. Rutqvist J. Modelling and field testing of coupled hydromechanical behaviour of rock joints. Luleå University of Technology, Sweden. Licentiate Thesis: 1990:17L (1990).
                    3. Rutqvist J. och Sjöberg J. The hangingwall of Kaptensmalamen. An analysis of the hangingwall problems in the city of Malmberget. Luleå University of Technology, Sweden. Masters Thesis: 1987:153 E. P. 430 (1987).

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                    Reports

                        1. Rutqvist J., Blanco Martín L., Kim J,. and Birkholzer J. Modeling Coupled THMC Processes and Brine Migration in Salt at High Temperatures. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition, FCRD-UFD-2013-000262, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2013). 
                        2. Rutqvist J., Blanco Martin L., Mukhopadhyay S., Houseworth J., and Birkholzer J. Modeling Coupled THMC Processes and Brine Migration in Salt at High Temperatures. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition, FCRD-UFD-2014-000341, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, LBNL-6718E (2014).
                        3. Zheng, L., Rutqvist J., Greenberg H., and Birkholzer J. Thermo-Hydrological-Mechanical Response in Argillaceous Sedimentary Rock Repository for Direct Disposal of Dual-Purpose Canisters FCRD-UFDC-2014-000515, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2014).
                        4. Rutqvist J., Blanco Martin L., Mukhopadhyay S., Houseworth J., and Birkholzer J. Modeling and Field Test Planning Activities in Support of Disposal of Heat-Generating Waste in Salt. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition, FCRD-UFD-2014-000622, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, LBNL-6718E (2014).
                        5. Rutqvist J., Davis J., Zheng L., Vilarrasa V., Houseworth J.,Birkholzer J. Investigation of Coupled THMC Processes and Reactive Transport: FY14 Progress. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition, FCRD-UFD-2014-000497, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, LBNL-6720E (2014).
                        6. Zheng L., Rutqvist J., Steefel C., Kim K., Chen F., Vilarrasa V., Nakagawa S., Houseworth J., and Birkholzer J. Investigation of Coupled Processes and Impact of High Temperature Limits in Argillite Rock Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition, FCRD-UFD-2014-000493, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, LBNL-6719E (2014).
                        7. Davis J., Rutqvist J., Steefel C., Tinnacher R.,  Vilarrasa V., Zheng L., Bourg I., Liu H.-H., and Birkholzer J. Investigation of Reactive Transport and Coupled THMC Processes in the EBS: FY13 Report. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition, FCRD-UFD-2013-000216, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2013).
                        8. Liu H.H., Houseworth J., Rutqvist J., Zheng L., Asahina D., Li L., Vilarrasa V., Chen F., Nakagawa S., Finsterle S., Doughty C., Kneafsey T., Birkholzer J. Report on THMC Modeling of the Near Field Evolution of a Generic Clay Repository: Model Validation and Demonstration. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition Campaign, FCRD-UFD-2013-000244, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2013). 
                        9. Rutqvist J., Steefel C., Chen F., Houseworth J., Vilarrasa V., Liu H.-H., Birkholzer J. THM and Reactive Transport Model Development and Evaluation: International Activities. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition Campaign, FCRD-UFD-2013-000372, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2013). 
                        10. Houseworth J., Rutqvist J., Asahina D., Chen F., Vilarrasa V.,  Liu H.H., Birkholzer J. Report on International Collaboration Involving the FE Heater and HG-A Tests at Mont Terri. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition Campaign, FCRD-UFD-2014-000002, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2013). 
                        11. Rutqvist J., Blanco Martín L. and Houseworth J. THM Coupled Process Modeling with TOUGHFLAC to Evaluate the Fate and Transport of Water in a Salt-Based Repository. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition Campaign, FCRD-UFD-2012-000297, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2012).
                        12. Liu H.H., Houseworth J., Rutqvist J., Li L., Asahina D., Chen F., and Birkholzer J. Report on Modeling Coupled Processes in the Near Field of a Clay Repository. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition Campaign, FCRD-UFD-2012-000223, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2012).
                        13. Zhen L., Li L., Rutqvist J., Liu H.H., and Birkholzer J. Modeling Radionuclide Transport in Clays. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition Campaign, FCRD-UFD-2012-000128, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2012).
                        14. Rutqvist J., Steefel C.,  Davis J., Bourg I.,  Tinnacher R., Galindez J., Holmboe M., Birkholzer J., and Liu H.H. Investigation of Reactive Transport and Coupled THM Processes in EBS: FY12 Report, Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition Campaign, FCRD-UFD-2012-000125, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2012).
                        15. Zheng L., Rutqvist J., Houseworth J., Davis J., Tinnacher R., Li L., and H-H Liu H.-H. Investigation of Nearfield THMC Coupled Processes, Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition Campaign, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2011).
                        16. Rutqvist J., Steefel C., Galindez J., Birkholzer J., and Liu H-H. Modeling Coupled THM Processes and Reactive Diffusive Transport in Engineered Barrier Systems (EBS), Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition Campaign,  Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2011).
                        17. Disposal Systems Evaluations and Tool Development - Engineered Barrier System (EBS) Evaluation. Jové Colón C.F.,  Caporuscio F.A., Levy S.S., Xu H., Blink J.A., Halsey W.D., Buscheck T., Sutton M., Serrano de Caro M.A., Wolery T.J., Liu H.., Birkholzer J., Steefel C.I., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F., Sonnenthal E. SANDIA Report SAND2010-8200. Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico (2011).
                        18. Steefel C., Rutqvist J., Tsang C.-F., Liu H.-H., Sonnenthal E.,Houseworth J., and Birkholzer J. Reactive Transport and Coupled THM Processes in Engineering Barrier Systems (EBS). Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition Campaign,  LBNL Paper LBNL-3901E  http://escholarship.org/uc/item/6sm5k7bh. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2010). 
                        19. Liu H.-H., Rutqvist J., Zheng L., Sonnenthal E., Houseworth J., and Birkholzer J.  Modeling Coupled Processes in Clay Formations for Radioactive Waste Disposal. Prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Used Fuel Disposition Campaign, LBNL Paper LBNL-3900E http://escholarship.org/uc/item/6qp4r8c7. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2010).
                        20. Rutqvist J. and Tsang C.-F. Review of SKB’s Work on Coupled THM Processes Within SR-Can: External review contribution in support of SKI’s and SSI’s review of SR-Can. Swedish Nuclear Power Inspectorate (SKI) Technical Report 2008:08 (2008). 
                        21. Elsworth, D., Rutqvist J., K-B Min, A. Grader, C.J. Marone, and E. Sonnenthal, (2007). Integrated assessment of critical chemical and mechanical processes affecting drift performance: laboratory and modeling studies, DOE-RW-0594, LBNL-63656, p. 119-120.
                        22. Birkholzer J., Rutqvist J., and Sonnethal E. (2007). Task D: Long-Term Permeability/Porosity Changes in the EDZ and Near Field due to THM and THC Processes in Volcanic and Crystalline-Bentonite Systems. Swedish Nuclear Power Inspectorate (SKI) Technical Report 2007:10 (2007).
                        23. Majer, E. ;Peterson, J. ;Stark, M. ;Smith, B. ;Rutqvist, J. ;Kennedy, M. Integrated High Resolution Microearthquake Analysis and Monitoring for Optimizing Steam Production at The Geysers Geothermal Field, California. Report submitted to the State of California, California Energy Commission April 26, (2004). LBNL-55295.
                        24. Wu Y-S., Sonnenthal E., Rutqvist J., Zhang K., Mukhopadhyay S, Dobson P., and  Zhang G. Mountain-scale coupled processes (TH/THC/THM), MDL-NBS-HS-000007 Rev 01. Bechtel SAIC. Las Vegas NV LBID-2521 (2004).
                        25. Rutqvist J. Drift Scale THM Model. MDL-NBS_HS_000017 REV 00 ICN01. Bechtel SAIC, Las Vegas, NV, LBID-2477 (2003). 
                        26. G.S. Bodvarsson, J. Wang, A. Unger, J. Liu, Y-S. Wu, J. Hinds, C. Haukwa, E. Sonnenthal, C-F. Tsang, J. Rutqvist. "Unsaturated Zone Flow." In Chapter 3 of Supplemental Science and Performance Analyses, Consisting of Volume 1, Scientific Bases and Analyses, TDR-MGR-MD-000007, REV 00. CRWMS M&O: Las Vegas, Nevada. (2001).
                        27. Pruess, K., Garcia, J., Kovscek, T., Oldenburg, C., Rutqvist, J., Steefel, C. and Xu, T. Intercomparison of numerical simulation codes for geologic disposal of CO2. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Technical Report, LBNL-44203. p. 86, (2002).
                        28. S. Finsterle, G.S. Bodvarsson, C.F. Ahlers, G. Li, C-F. Tsang, Y. Tsang, E.L. Sonnenthal, J. Rutqvist (In Preparation). "Seepage." In Chapter 4 of Supplemental Science and Performance Analyses, Consisting of Volume 1, Scientific Bases and Analyses, TDR-MGR-MD-000007, REV 00. CRWMS M&O: Las Vegas, Nevada.(2001).
                        29. Rutqvist J., Noorishad J. and Tsang C.-F. Coupled Analysis of a Thermohydromechanical Experiment in Rock at Kamaishi Mine-Final Report. Swedish Nuclear Power Inspectorate (SKI) Technical Report 99:50. Also a Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Technical Report, LBNL-44203. p. 103, (1999).
                        30. Rutqvist J., Ekman D. and Stephansson O. Drilling KLX02 –Phase 2 Lilla Laxemar, Oscarshamn. High pressure hydraulic injection in deep boreholes for hydromechanical characterization of hard rocks. Swedish Nuclear Fuel and Waste Management Company (SKB) Research Report U-97-26. 169 p. (1997)
                        31. Rutqvist J. Experiments and numerical analyses of the borehole injection test (TC6). In DECOVALEX - Report of Phase III. Swedish Nuclear Power Inspectorate. SKI Technical Report: 95:80 (1995).
                        32. Jing L., Rutqvist J., Stephansson O., Tsang C.-F. and Kautsky F. DECOVALEX - Mathematical models of coupled T-H-M processes for nuclear waste repositories. Report of Phase III. Swedish Nuclear Power Inspectorate. SKI Technical Report 95:80 (1995).
                        33. Jing L., Rutqvist J., Stephansson O., Tsang C.-F. and Kautsky F. DECOVALEX - Mathematical models of coupled T-H-M processes for nuclear waste repositories. Report of Phase II. Swedish Nuclear Power Inspectorate. SKI Technical Report: 94-16. (1994).
                        34. Jing L., Rutqvist J., Stephansson O., Tsang C.-F. and Kautsky F. DECOVALEX - Mathematical models of coupled T-H-M processes for nuclear waste repositories. Report of Phase I. Swedish Nucelar Power Inspectorate. SKI Technical Report: 93-31. (1993).
                        35. Rutqvist J. Test Case 6 - Borehole Injection Test. DECOVALEX Secretariat Doc93/139. Division of Engineering Geology, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden (1993).
                        36. Rutqvist J and Makurat A. Test Case 1:2, Coupled stress-flow test, Phase 2, DECOVALEX Secretariat Doc92/111. Engineering Geology, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden (1992).
                        37. Rutqvist J., Noorishad J., Stephansson O. and Tsang C.F. Modelling of hydrothermo-mechanical response of rock mass around a nuclear waste deposition hole.  Swedish Nuclear Power Inspectorate. SKI Technical Report: 91:2 (1991).
                        38. Rutqvist J. Test Case 1, Coupled stress-flow model, DECOVALEX Secretariat Doc91/105. Engineering Geology, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden (1991).
                        39. Rutqvist J., Noorishad J., Stephansson O. and Tsang C.F. Modelling and field investigation of hydromechanical response of a fracture. Swedish Nuclear Power Inspectorate: Technical Report (1990).
                        40. Rutqvist J. Hydromechanical modelling of a single fracture. Swedish Nuclear Power Inspectorate, Technical Report, SKI  TR 89:5. (1989).

                          Invited Talks

                          2014
                          • “TOUGH-FLAC Coupled Fluid Flow and Geomechanical Simulations Related to Geologic CO2 Storage”. Invited presentation at the State Key Laboratory of Geomechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, China, December 4, 2014
                          • “Geomechanical Aspects of Geologic CO2 Storage” Invited presentation at Hohai University, Geotechnical Engineering Institute, Nanjing, China, December 8, 2014.  
                          • “Modeling Fault Reactivation, Induced Seismicity, and Leakage during Underground CO2 Injection” Invited presentation at the International Energy Agency (IEA) Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme’s Monitoring Network and Modelling Network – Combined Meeting, Morgantown, West Virginia, August 7, 2014.
                          • “Modeling of Fault Responses and Induced Seismicity during Underground CO2 Injection”. Invited talk at Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia) in Bologna (Italy), July 4, 2014.

                          2013

                          • “Coupled Reservoir-geomechanical Analysis Associated with Geologic CO2 Storage in Deep Sedimentary Formations”. Invited special speaker at the 6th International Symposium on In-situ Rock Stress (RS2013), Sendai, Japan, 20-22 August, 2013.
                          • “Recent TOUGH-FLAC Coupled Fluid Flow and Geomechanical Simulations Related to Geologic CO2 Storage”. Invited talk at the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Tsukuba, Japan, August 26, 2013.
                          • “Modeling of Fault Reactivation and Induced Seismicity During Hydraulic Fracturing of Shale-Gas Reservoirs”. Invited speaker at American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), Unconventional Resources Geomechanics Workshop, San Francisco, June 21, 2013.
                          • “Modeling of Coupled Thermal-Hydrological-Mechanical (THM) Processes of Fractured Rocks for Multiphase Flow Applications”. Invited seminar at Sejong University, Seoul, South Korea, April 19, 2013.
                          •  “Geomechanical aspects of geologic CO2 storage critically important for safety and public acceptance”. Invited plenary speaker at the 3rd Korea CCS Conference, Jeju Island, Korea, 13-15 March, 2013.
                          • “Coupled THM Processes During Deep Injection Near Brittle-Ductile Rock Transition at The Geysers Geothermal Field, California” 10th International Workshop on Water Dynamics, Deep Carbon Cycle, and ICDP Japan Beyond-Brittle Project (JBBP). Sendai, Japan, 12-16 March, 2013.

                          2012

                          • “Modeling of Geomechanical Performance of Sloping Oceanic Hydrate Deposits Subjected Production Activities”. Invited presentation at American Geophysical Union (AGU), 2012 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California December 6, 2012.
                          • “Geomechanical modeling of fault responses and the potential for notable seismic events during underground CO2 injection”. Invited presentation at American Geophysical Union (AGU), 2012 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 3, 2012.
                          •  “Coupled THM Processes During Deep Injection Near Brittle-Ductile Rock Transition at The Geysers Geothermal Field, California”. Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, October 19, 2012.
                          • “Demonstration of an Enhanced Geothermal System at the Northwest Geysers Geothermal Field, CA”. Invited talk at the Geothermal Stimulation Workshop Entitled “Reservoir Stimulation Current Understanding and Practice, and the Path Forward”, Reno, Nevada, September 28 and 29, 2012.
                          • “Modeling of the Potential Fault Reactivation in CO2 sequestration and Shale Gas Fracking” Invited speaker at American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), Unconventional Resources Geomechanics Workshop, San Francisco, June 22, 2012.
                          • “Coupling geomechanics and flow and transport: some recent studies at the Berkeley Laboratory”. Invited Lecture at the post-TIMODAZ Workshop, Saint Ursanne, Switzerland, February 6, 2012.

                          2011

                          • “Stress-versus-permeability relationships of fracture rock from in situ experiments and effects of chemical-mechanical coupling”. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Fall Meeting, San Francisco December 16, 2011.
                          • “Geomechanical Modeling and Monitoring of Fault Responses and the Potential for Earthquakes During Underground CO2 Injection”. American Geophysical Union (AGU), Fall Meeting, San Francisco December 16, 2011.
                          • “Modeling of Coupled THM Processes in Deep Systems”, Invited presentation at the Uppsala Deep Hydrogeology Workshop, Uppsala, Sweden, September 22, 2011.
                          • “Geomechanical Aspects and Modeling Associated with Geological Sequestration of CO2”, Invited presentation at University of Uppsala, Department of Earth Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden, September 23, 2011.
                          • “Modeling Coupled Thermal-Hydro-Mechanical-Chemical Processes Associated with Geological Sequestration of CO2”, Invited Keynote presentation at the 8th International Conference on Calibration and Reliability in Groundwater Modeling MODELCARE2011, Leipzig, Germany, September 18-22, 2011. 
                          • “NW Geysers EGS Demonstration Project”, Invited presentation at the 2nd Annual Enhanced Geothermal Systems Conference, San Jose, California, June 29-30, 2011.
                          • “CO2 Sequestration Geomechanics and Modeling” Keynote speaker at American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA), Unconventional Resources Geomechanics Workshop, San Francisco, June 24, 2011.

                          2010

                          • “Geomechanical Aspects of CO2 Sequestration and Modeling”. Invited Keynote Lecturer of the International Workshop on Numerical Analysis for Geomechanics-Establishing Ceremony for Shi Gen-hua Numerical Manifold Method Research Center in Nanjing, China, October 14, 2010.
                          • “Pre-Stimulation Coupled Geomechanical Modeling Associated with the North West Geysers EGS Demonstration Project”. Invited presentation at GFZ German Research Center for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany, September 24, 2010.
                          • “Geomechanical Aspects of CO2 Sequestration and Modeling”. Guest lecture in the framework of rock mechanics II & applied rock mechanics in petroleum engineering, Institute of Petroleum Engineering, Technical University of Clausthal, Germany, September 23, 2010.
                          • “Coupled Non-Isothermal Modeling of Ground Surface Deformations and Induced Seismicity at the In Salah CO2 Storage Operation”. American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Geoscience Technology Workshop on Carbon Sequestration, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, August 10-12, 2010.
                          • “Modeling of Coupled Multiphase Fluid Flow and Geomechanical Processes Associated with Geologic CO2 Sequestration”. Keynote Lecture at the Research Institute of Innovative technology for the Earth (RITE) Technical Workshop on Geomechanics and CO2 Sequestration, Kyoto, Japan, January 22, 2010. 
                          • “Status of TOUGH-FLAC and Recent Applications”. Invited presentation at Kyoto University, Department of Civil and Earth Resources Engineering, Kyoto, Japan, January 21, 2010.
                          • “Modeling of Coupled Multiphase Fluid Flow and Geomechanical Processes Associated with Geologic CO2 Sequestration”. Keynote Lecture at the Research Institute of Innovative technology for the Earth (RITE) Technical Workshop on Geomechanics and CO2 Sequestration, Kyoto, Japan, January 22, 2010.
                          2009
                          • “Copled Hydro-Geomechanical Modeling of Geological Carbon Sequestration Systems”. The 2009 Philomathia Forum on Energy and Environment: Berkeley-Stanford-Beijing U.S.-China Workshop on Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage, Peking University, Beijing, China, November 11-12, 2009.
                          • “Geomechanical modeling and geophysics associated with CO2 sequestration.” The Society of Exploratory Geophysicists (SEG) Summer workshop in Banff, Canada, August 23-27, 2009.
                          •  “Modeling of Coupled Thermal-Hydrological-Mechanical (THM) Processes of Fractured Rocks for Multiphase Flow Applications at Four Major Field Sites.” Seoul National University and Korean Institute of Geology, Mining and Materials, Seoul and Taejon, South Korea, March 24, 2009.
                          • “Coupled THM Processes Associated with Geologic CO2 Storage”. The Ohio State University Conference on Advancing the Science of Geologic Carbon Sequestration. Columbus, Ohio, March 8-10, 2009.
                          • “Analysis of Thermal-Hydraulic-Mechanical Processes in Porous and Fractured Rocks and Geomechanical Performance of Hydrate-Bearing Sediments.” StatoilHydro’s Gas Recovery Workshop, Oslo, Norway, 5-6 March, 2009.
                          • “Geomechanical Modeling Associated with Geological CO2 Sequestration.” The 1st Workshop of The International Energy Agency (IEA) CO2 Modeling Network, Orleans, France, February 8 to 14, 2009. 
                          • Estimating stress-versus-permeability relationships of fractured rock using data from in situ experiments and effects of chemical-mechanical coupling.” Special Lecture at the International Conference on Rock Joints and Jointed Rock Masses, Tucson, Arizona, Jan 4-10, 2009.
                          2007
                          • “Stress-versus-permeability Relationships of Fractures from In Situ Experiments.” American Geophysical Union (AGU), Fall Meeting, San Francisco December 15, 2007.
                          2006
                          • “TOUGH-FLAC: A Computer Simulator for Analysis of Coupled THM Processes under Multi-phase Conditions with Applications to CO2 Sequestration.” Mizuho Information & Research Institute, Inc., Tokyo, Japan, September 8, 2006.
                          2005
                          • “TOUGH-FLAC: A Computer Code for Soil and Rock Mechanics Coupled with Multiphase Fluid Flow.” University of Nice, France, November 3, 2005.

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