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Publications

2017
[1] M. Samnejad, F. Aminzadeh, B. Jha, Simulation of Hydraulic Fracturing-Induced Permeability Stimulation using Coupled Flow and Continuum Damage Mechanics, SPE-187250-MS
[2] S. Meguerdijian, B. Jha. Development of a Fully Coupled Thermo-Hydro-Mechanics Simulator Using Automated Solution Framework, SPE-185733-MS
[3] Q. Qi, B. Jha. A New Method for Geomechanical Modeling of Subsidence Induced Deformation in Fractured Rocks Subjected to Hydraulic Fracturing, SPE-185708-MS
[4] R. Asaithambi, B. Jha. Coupled Flow and Geomechanical Modeling of Reservoir Seismicity: Effects of Hydraulic Communication and Well Type, SPE-185641-MS
[5] B. Kundu, N. K. Vissa, D. Panda, B. Jha, R. Asaithambi, B. Tyagi, and S. Mukherjee, Influence of meteorological cycle in mid-crustal seismicity of the Nepal Himalaya, J. Asian Earth Sciences, doi:10.1016/j.jseaes.2017.06.003.

2016
[6] B. Jha. Evolution of stress transfer mechanisms during mechanical interaction between hydraulic fractures and natural fractures. J Sustainable Energy Engineering, Special Issue on Hydraulic Fracturing, doi: 10.7569/JSEE.2016.629520.
[7] D. Castineira, B. Jha, R. Juanes. Uncertainty Quantification and Inverse Modeling of Fault Poromechanics and Induced Seismicity: Application to a Synthetic Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) Problem. Am. Rock Mech. Assoc. 16-151.
[8] R. Juanes, B. Jha, B. H. Hager, J. H. Shaw, A. Plesch, L. Astiz, J. H. Dieterich, C. Frohlich. Coupled flow-geomechanics modeling assessment of the 2012 Emilia-Romagna earthquakes. Geophys. Res. Lett..

2015
[9] B. Jha, F. Bottazzi, R. Wojcik, M. Coccia, N. Bechor, D. Mclaughlin, T. A. Herring, B. H. Hager, S. Mantica, R. Juanes. Reservoir characterization in an underground gas storage field using joint inversion of flow and geodetic data. Int. J. Num. Anal. Methods in Geomech., 39.
[10] C. Nicolaides, B. Jha, L. Cueto-Felgueroso, R. Juanes. Impact of viscous fingering and permeability heterogeneity on fluid mixing in porous media. Water Resour. Res., 51, doi:10.1002/2014WR015811.

2014
[11] B. Jha, R. Juanes. Coupled modeling of multiphase flow and fault poromechanics during geologic CO2 storage. Energy Procedia, 63, doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2014.11.360.
[12] B. Jha, R. Juanes. Coupled multiphase flow and poromechanics: a computational model of pore-pressure effects on fault slip and earthquake triggering. Water Resour. Res., 50, doi:10.1002/2013WR015175.

2013 and earlier
[13] B. Jha, L. Cueto-Felgueroso, R. Juanes. Synergetic fluid mixing from viscous fingering and alternating injection. Physical Review Letters, 111, 2013.
[14] B. Jha, L. Cueto-Felgueroso, R. Juanes. Quantifying mixing in viscously unstable porous media flows. Physical Review E, 84, 2011.
[15] B. Jha, L. Cueto-Felgueroso, R. Juanes. Fluid mixing from viscous fingering. Physical Review Letters, 106, 2011.
[16] B. Jha, R. Juanes. A locally conservative finite element framework for the simulation of coupled flow and reservoir geomechanics. Acta Geotechnica, 2, 2007.