Mineral and Rock Physics

Abstract submission deadline: 2 August 23:59 EDT/03:59 +1 GMT.


MR001. Advanced experimental and analytical techniques for mineral physics and chemistry


Haozhe Liu, HPSTAR, Beijing, China, Vitali Prakapenka, University of Chicago, GeoSoilEnviroCARS, Chicago, IL, United States, Jennifer Girard, Yale University, Geology & Geophysics, New Haven, CT, United States and Martin Kunz, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States
MR002. Advances in the Science of Radioactive Waste Cleanup and Disposal


Kristopher L Kuhlman, Sandia National Laboratories, 08844, Albuquerque, NM, United States and Edward N Matteo, Sandia National Laboratories, Nuclear Waste Disposal Research & Analysis Department, Albuquerque, NM, United States
MR003. Computational Advances and Applications in Mineral Physics

(Possible Alternate Format)


Dipta B Ghosh1, Bijaya B Karki1 and Taku Tsuchiya2, (1)Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, United States(2)Ehime University, Geodynamics Research Center, Ehime, Japan
MR004. Data-driven and theoretical approaches for modeling, prediction, analysis of thermo-hydro-mechanical behaviors of frozen soil and rocks


WaiChing Sun, Columbia University, Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, New York, NY, United States, Seth Saltiel, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States and Jonathan Blair Ajo Franklin, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Geophysics, Berkeley, CA, United States
MR005. Detection, Monitoring, and Prediction of Wellbore Integrity

(Panel Format)


Edward N Matteo, Sandia National Laboratories, Nuclear Waste Disposal Research & Analysis Department, Albuquerque, NM, United States, James W Carey, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Los Alamos, NM, United States, Thomas A Dewers, Sandia National Laboratories, Department of Geomechanics, Albuquerque, NM, United States and Stephen J Bauer, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, United States
MR006. Digital Imaging of Rocks and Limitations of Transport Property Simulations


Jean E Elkhoury, Schlumberger-Doll Research Center Cambridge, Cambridge, MA, United States and Raji Shankar, Schlumberger-Doll Research Center Cambridge, Cambridge, MA, United States
MR007. Elastic properties of planetary materials


Susannah Dorfman1, Jiachao Liu1, Hauke Marquardt2 and Mainak Mookherjee3, (1)Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, United States(2)Bayerisches Geoinstitut, Universitaet Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany(3)Florida State University, Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, Tallahassee, FL, United States
MR008. Evolving Fault Zone Properties: From Co-Seismic Weakening and Damage Through Post-Seismic Fracture Healing


Brooks Proctor, US Geological Survey, Earthquake Science Center, Menlo Park, CA, United States, Nicholas M Beeler, USGS Geological Survey, Earthquake Science Center, Menlo Park, CA, United States, Thomas M Mitchell, University College London, Rock and Ice Physics and Seismological Laboratory, London, United Kingdom and David L Goldsby, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, United States
MR009. Experimental Approaches to Fine-grained Nano-porous Reservoir Rocks

(Poster Only Session)


Athma R. Bhandari, Institute for Geophysics, Jackson School of Geosciences, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, United States, Hugh Daigle, University of Texas at Austin, Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering, Austin, TX, United States and Xiaodong Ma, Stanford University, Department of Geophysics, Stanford, CA, United States
MR010. Exploring the Deep Interior of Giant Planets, Exoplanets and their Satellites in Silico and in the Laboratory


Marius A Millot, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA, United States and Shuai Zhang, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA, United States
MR011. Liquids and Melting in Earth and Planetary Interiors


Rebecca A. Fischer1, Thomas S Duffy2 and Bethany Chidester1, (1)University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, United States(2)Princeton University, Department of Geosciences, Princeton, NJ, United States
MR012. Localized deformation of lithospheric materials: From grains to tectonic plates


Kathryn M. Kumamoto, Stanford University, Department of Geological Sciences, Stanford, CA, United States, Christopher Thom, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, United States and Yuval Boneh, Washington University in St Louis, Earth and Planetary Sciences, St. Louis, MO, United States
MR013. Mechanical and Transport Properties of Analog Rocks and 3D Printed Rock Samples


Jean E Elkhoury, Schlumberger-Doll Research Center Cambridge, Cambridge, MA, United States and James D Kirkpatrick, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
MR014. Mineral physics at ultrahigh pressure


Koichiro Umemoto, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Earth-Life Science Institute, Tokyo, Japan, Renata M Wentzcovitch, Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY, United States, Han Hsu, NCU National Central University of Taiwan, Jhongli, Taiwan and Maribel Núñez-Valdez, Helmholtz Centre Potsdam GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany
MR015. Multy-physics models of coupled processes in rock mass


Ingrid Tomac, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, United States, Martin Sauter, University of Göttingen, Geosciences Centre, Göttingen, Germany and Christopher McDermott, Edinburgh University, School of Geosciences, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
MR016. Petrology, Partitioning, and Phase Diagrams at Extreme Conditions


Rebecca A. Fischer, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, United States, Colin Jackson, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Mineral Sciences, Washington, DC, United States and Zhixue Du, Carnegie Institution for Science, Geophysical Laboratory, Washington, DC, United States
MR017. Physical Properties of Earth Materials (PPEM): The Rheology and Processes of Transient and Steady State Rock Deformation


Christine McCarthy, Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States, Chris Marone, Pennsylvania State University Main Campus, University Park, PA, United States, Margaret S Boettcher, University of New Hampshire Main Campus, Durham, NH, United States and Jessica M Warren, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, United States
MR018. Physics and chemistry of carbon in planetary interiors


Jung-Fu Lin, University of Texas at Austin, Department of Geological Sciences, Jackson School of Geosciences, Austin, TX, United States, Razvan Caracas, CNRS Lyon, Lyon, France, Susannah Dorfman, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, United States and Carmen Sanchez-Valle, University of Münster, Institute for Mineralogy, Münster, Germany
MR019. Physics and Chemistry of Earth’s Deep Mantle and Core


Ryosuke Sinmyo, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Earth-Life Science Institute, Tokyo, Japan, Zhicheng Jing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, United States, Tetsuya Komabayashi, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Bin Chen, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Honolulu, HI, United States
MR020. Physics of Fluids in Unconventional Reservoir Rocks

(Possible Alternate Format)


Jianchao Cai, China University of Geosciences Wuhan, Wuhan, China, Behzad Ghanbarian, Kansas State University, Geology, Manhattan, KS, United States and Qinjun Kang, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, United States
MR021. Precursory deformation before dynamic failure


Sergio Vinciguerra, University of Turin, Earth Sciences, Turin, Italy, Francois Renard, University of Oslo, Physics of Geological Processes, Oslo, Norway, Roland Burgmann, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, United States and Wenlu Zhu, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States
MR022. Recent Advances in Understanding Deformation Microstructures


Andrew J Cross1, Brooks Proctor2, Elena Miranda3 and Philip A Skemer1, (1)Washington University in St Louis, St. Louis, MO, United States(2)USGS Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA, United States(3)California State University Northridge, Northridge, CA, United States
MR023. Rock-Fluids Interactions and Their Influence on Multiphase Flow in Petroleum Reservoirs


Dandina N. Rao1, Mileva Radonjic2 and Bikash D. Saikia2, (1)Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, United States(2)Louisiana State University, Petroleum Engineering, Baton Rouge, LA, United States
MR024. Sedimentary Rock Response and Failure


Mathew D Ingraham, Sandia National Laboratories, Sandia Park, NM, United States, Scott Broome, Sandia National Laboratories, Santa Fe, NM, United States and Thomas A Dewers, Sandia National Laboratories, Department of Geomechanics, Albuquerque, NM, United States
MR025. Shale and Mudstone Multiphysics


Jason E Heath1, Thomas A Dewers1, Hiroki Sone2 and Laura J Pyrak-Nolte3, (1)Sandia National Laboratories, Department of Geomechanics, Albuquerque, NM, United States(2)University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Geological Engineering, Madison, WI, United States(3)Purdue University, Department of Physics and Astronomy, West Lafayette, IN, United States
MR026. SuperEarths and Giant impacts from shock physics


Razvan Caracas, CNRS Lyon, Lyon, France and Guillaume Morard, IMPMC Institut de Minéralogie et de Physique des Milieux Condensés, Paris Cedex 05, France
MR027. Transport Properties in Earth’s Mantle and Core


Jeffrey S Pigott, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, United States, Stephen Stackhouse, University of Leeds, School of Earth and Environment, Leeds, LS2, United Kingdom and Anne Pommier, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, United States
MR028. Volatiles in Earth and planetary interiors and their effects on physical properties


Jin Liu, Stanford University, Geological Sciences, Stanford, CA, United States, Arianna E Gleason, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, United States, Elizabeth Colette Thompson, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, United States and Celia Dalou, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, United States
DI009. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Mantle Melting and Volcanism


Juliane Dannberg, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, United States, Zach Eilon, University of California Santa Barbara, Earth Science, Santa Barbara, CA, United States, Jin Liu, Stanford University, Geological Sciences, Stanford, CA, United States and Ananya Mallik, Bayerisches Geoinstitut, Universitaet Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany
H035. Coupled chemical and physical processes during fluid-rock interaction


Lawrence M Anovitz1, Simon Emmanuel2 and Simon Emmanuel2, (1)Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, United States(2)Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
H055. Geo-Architected Materials for Unraveling the Complexity of Rock


Laura J Pyrak-Nolte, Purdue University, Department of Physics and Astronomy, West Lafayette, IN, United States, Lawrence M Anovitz, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, United States and Hongkyu Yoon, Sandia National Laboratories, Department of Geomechanics, Albuquerque, NM, United States
H093. Pore-scale Flow and Transport in Porous Media: recent experimental and modeling advances


Yashar Mehmani, Stanford University, Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford, CA, United States, Farzan Kazemifar, California State University Sacramento, Sacramento, CA, United States, Bo Guo, Stanford University, School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences, Stanford, CA, United States and Yaofa Li, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, United States
IN035. Increasing the bandwidth of imaging-data-to-research pipelines


Masa Prodanovic, The University of Texas at Austin, Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering, Austin, TX, United States, Maria Esteva, Research Associate/Data Curator, University of Texas at Austin, Texas Advanced Computing Center, Austin, TX, United States and Richard A Ketcham, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, United States
S025. Earthquake source: from the laboratory to the field


Alexandre Schubnel, CNRS, Paris Cedex 16, France, R Paul Young, University of Toronto, Physics, Toronto, ON, Canada, Thomas Goebel, University of California Santa Cruz, Earth and Planetary Science Department, Santa Cruz, CA, United States and Philip M Benson, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, United Kingdom
S034. Geophysical Parameter Estimation of the Very Upper Crust: Perspectives from the Field, Lab, and Mind


Oliver Salz Boyd, USGS, Golden, CO, United States, Alan Yong, USGS Western Regional Offices Menlo Park, Menlo Park, CA, United States and Manika Prasad, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, United States
T045. The Microphysics Of Plate Boundary Formation


Elvira Mulyukova, Yale University, New Haven, CT, United States, Andrew J Cross, Washington University in St Louis, St. Louis, MO, United States and Jennifer Girard, Yale University, Geology & Geophysics, New Haven, CT, United States
V027. Redox From the Surface to the Core over Earth History


Maryjo N Brounce, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, United States, Alicia M Cruz-Uribe, University of Maine, School of Earth and Climate Sciences, Orono, ME, United States, Suzanne Birner, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States and Susannah Dorfman, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, United States
V028. Small Samples Yield Big Insights


Mike Krawczynski1, Christy B. Till2 and Philip A Skemer1, (1)Washington University in St Louis, St. Louis, MO, United States(2)Arizona State University, School of Earth & Space Exploration, Tempe, AZ, United States