Publications

Livo, Kurt

Challenges of Surface Relaxivity Determination for Diamagnetic Outcrop Samples Using NMR: Livo, K., Saidan, M., Prasad, M. – Geophysical Prospecting, under revision, 2018

Effect of Paramagnetic Mineral Content and Distribution on Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Surface Relaxivity in Organic-Rich Niobrara and Haynesville Shales: Saidan, M., Livo, K., Prasad, M. – Geophysics, under review, 2018

CO2 Injection Effects on Low-Field Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Response: Livo, K., Prasad, M. – AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 2016

Effect of Paramagnetic Mineral Content and Distribution on Surface Relaxivity in Organic-Rich Niobrara and Haynesville Shales

Prasad, Manika

Forghani-Arani, Farnoush

High-Resolution 3D Ultrasound Imaging of A Breast Phantom Using Waveform Inversion: Forghani, F., Behura, J., Prasad, M., Fuchs, G., Wolverton, D. – submitted to Physics in Medicine and Biology, Article reference: PMB-107322

Anisotropy Assessment of Dipole Sonic Log Data through Dispersion Analysis

Havans, Jesse

Thomsen parameter estimation from laboratory ultrasonic data: Havens, J., Prasad, M. – in review under revision

Kumar, Gautam

Seismic attenuation observations and mechanisms: Batzle, M., Hofmann, R., Prasad, M., Kumar, G., Duranti, L., Han, D-h., SEG Expanded Abstracts 24, 1565, DOI:10.1190/1.2147991, 2005

Kumar, Sanyog

Pore surface area and wettability characterization of organic carbon rich shales using water and hexane vapor adsorption: Kumar, S., Prasad, M., Pini, R. – to be submitted to GHCC

Leakage Processes in Damaged Shale: In Situ Measurements of Permeability, CO2-­‐Sorption Behavior and Acoustic Properties

Upper and Lower Bakken Shale Production Contribution to the Middle Bakken Reservoir

Niu, Qifei

Modelling the effective permittivity of anisotropic porous media in the frequency range between mHz and GHz: Niu, Q., Prasad, M. – under revision

Textural control on the quadrature conductivity of porous media

Ou, Liwei

Ultrasonic Multi-Directional Velocity and Attenuation Measurements of Fine-Grained Tight Rocks Under Pressure: Ou, L., Prasad, M. – submitted to Geophysics

Simultaneous Measurement of Elastic and Electrical Anisotropy of Shales under Elevated Pressure: A Preliminary Study: Ou, Liwei., Niu, Qifei, Prasad, Manika – AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 2015

Salinity effect on the spectral induced polarization porosimetry: theory and experiment: Ou, L., Revil, A.,Saidian, M.,  Prasad, M. – AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 2015

Ultrasonic Anisotropic P-wave Attenuation of Shales under Elevated Pressures

Petrophysical Description of Tight Gas Sands

Measurement of dielectric properties (mHz-MHz) of sedimentary rocks

Saidian, Milad

Effect of Paramagnetic Mineral Content and Distribution on Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Surface Relaxivity in Organic-Rich Niobrara and Haynesville Shales: Saidian, M., Livo, K., Prasad, M. – in review with Geophysics

Challenges of Surface Relaxivity Determination for Diamagnetic Outcrop Samples Using NMR: Livo K., Saidian, M., Prasad, M. – Geophysical Prospecting, under revision

Low-Field NMR Spectrometry of Chalk and Argillaceous Sandstones: Rock-Fluid Affinity Assessed from T1/T2 Ratio

A Comparison of Measurement Techniques for Porosity and Pore Size Distribution in Mudrocks: A Case Study of Haynesville, Niobrara, Monterey and Eastern European Silurian Formations

Rock typing of tight gas sands: A case study in Lance and Mesaverde formations from Jonah field

Textural control on the quadrature conductivity of porous media

Effect of clay and organic matter on nitrogen adsorption specific surface area and cation exchange capacity in shales (mudrocks)

Effect of mineralogy on nuclear magnetic resonance surface relaxivity:A case study of Middle Bakken and Three Forks formations

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Characterization of Middle Bakken and Three Forks Formations: Effect of Mineralogy on Porosity, Pore Size Distribution and Surface Relaxivity: Saidian, M., Prasad, M. – Fuel 161, 197-206, doi:10.1016/j.fuel.2015.08.014

Measurement of the Water Water-in-Oil Emulsions Using Low Field Nuclear Magnetic Resonance for Gas Hydrate Slurry Application

Schindler, Mandy

Pressure-Dependent Velocity Measurements and Micro-CT Imaging in Unconsolidated Sediments: Schindler, M., Prasad, M. – submitted to Geophysical Research Letters

Micro X-ray CT imaging of sediments under confining pressure

Pore-Scale Imaging of Tetrahydrofuran-Hydrate Bearing Porous Media

Micro X-Ray computed tomography imaging and ultrasonic velocity measurements in tetrahydrofuran-hydrate-bearing sediments

Micro X-ray Computed Tomography Imaging and Ultrasonic Velocity Measurements of Hydrate-Bearing Porous Media: Schindler, M., Prasad, M., Batzle, M. – AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, 2015

Zargari, Saeed

Effect of thermal maturity on elastic properties of kerogen

Organic maturity, elastic properties, and textural characteristics of self resourcing reservoirs: Zargari, S., Prasad, M., Mba, K., Mattson, E. – Geophysics, 78, #4, D223–D235

Porosity evolution in oil-prone source rocks

Manghnani, Murli

CHARACTERIZATION OF MICROSTRUCTURE AND INTERFACIAL PROPERTIES OF ADVANCED CERAMIC COMPOSITES BY ULTRASONICS, SCANNING ACOUSTIC MICROSCOPY AND RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY

 

Characterization of Elasticity and Interfacial Microstructure in SiC fiber/SiC matrix Continuous Fiber Ceramic Composites by Acoustic Microscopy and Brillouin Scattering: Manghnani, M. H., Askarpour, V., Prasad, M., Zinin, P., Lowden, R. A., ASME Applied Mechanics Division Publications – AMD, v. 229, 107-108

Manika Prasad’s Students


Michael Batzle’s Students


Adam, Ludmila

PhD: ELASTIC AND VISCO-ELASTIC LABORATORY PROPERTIES IN CARBONATES

MS: Anisotropic parameter estimation from borehole data at Weyburn Field: uncertainty and resolution

Baker, Kathleen L.

MS: Forward modeling of deepwater outcrop geobodies to enhance seismic interpretation of Ursa Field, Gulf of Mexico

Bohlen, Karoline J.

TBD

Colsen, John

TBD

Das, Agnibha

PhD: The viscoelastic properties of heavy-oil saturated rocks

Dimick, Neal J.

TBD

Dunn, Aubry A.

TBD

El Baharia, Mohammad M.

TBD

Hinkle, Amy L.

MS: Relating chemical and physical properties of heavy oils

Hoopes, Joyce M.

TBD

Johnston, Merrick H.

MS: Temperature and frequency dependence of viscoelasticity in bitumen

Pal Bathija, Arpita

Ruiz Pineiro, Begona

MS: Lateral displacements in sandwich structures under uniaxial compressive stress: an alternative computational method

Sa-Nguanphon, Saksit

MS: Seismic interpretation of a karst carbonate reservoir: Chonnabot Structure, northeastern Thailand

Sarker, Rituparna

PhD: Elastic and flow properties of shales

Umam, M

TBD