Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment

(The TQCC of Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment is 7. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Effect of phosphogypsum on physiochemical and mechanical behaviour of cement stabilized dredged soil from Fuzhou, China71
Hydraulic stimulation and fluid circulation experiments in underground laboratories: Stepping up the scale towards engineered geothermal systems53
Neutron imaging for geomechanics: A review44
Poroelastic models for fault reactivation in response to concurrent injection and production in stacked reservoirs31
Laboratory simulations of fluid-induced seismicity, hydraulic fracture, and fluid flow29
Fines migration and pore clogging induced by single- and two-phase fluid flows in porous media: From the perspectives of particle detachment and particle-level forces28
Experimental investigation of energy piles: From laboratory to field testing27
The hydro-mechanical characteristics and micro-structure of loess enhanced by microbially induced carbonate precipitation25
Triaxial compression of hydrate-bearing sediments undergoing hydrate dissociation by depressurization25
Benchmark study of undrained triaxial testing of Opalinus Clay shale: Results and implications for robust testing24
Prediction of the shale gas permeability: A data mining approach23
Thermally induced deformation of soils: A critical overview of phenomena, challenges and opportunities22
The role of ground conditions on the heat exchange potential of energy walls22
Mechanical properties of 4 rocks at different temperatures and fracture assessment using the strain energy density criterion22
Macroscopic effects of nano and microscopic phenomena in clayey soils and clay rocks22
Thermal induced horizontal earth pressure changes of pipe energy piles under multiple heating cycles21
Kinetics of methane hydrate formation and dissociation in sand sediment21
Particle crushing in hydrate-bearing sands20
The effects of in situ stress uncertainties on the assessment of open stope stability: Case study at the Niobec Mine, Quebec (Canada)18
Modelling unsaturated soils with the Material Point Method. A discussion of the state-of-the-art18
Mechanical properties and failure mode of sandstone specimen with a prefabricated borehole under true triaxial stress condition18
Geomechanical responses during depressurization of hydrate-bearing sediment formation over a long methane gas production period18
A particle-scale investigation of mechanical behavior of cemented hydrate-bearing sediment using Discrete Element Method17
Experimental and numerical investigation of the thermo-mechanical behaviour of an energy sheet pile wall17
Earth stabilisation via carbonate precipitation by plant-derived urease for building applications16
Variation of pore-network, mechanical and hydrological characteristics of sandstone specimens through CO2-enriched brine injection16
Thermomechanical behaviour of an energy pile–raft foundation under intermittent cooling operation16
Numerical research on thermal response for geothermal energy pile groups under groundwater flow16
FEM for prediction of surface deformations induced by flooding of steeply inclined mining seams16
Self-sealing behavior of compacted bentonite–sand mixtures containing technological voids16
Experimental and numerical studies on an energy piled wall: The effect of thermally activated pile spacing15
The engineering of safe hydraulic stimulations for EGS development in hot crystalline rock masses14
A generalized water retention model with soil fabric evolution14
Fractal characteristics of rocks and mesoscopic fractures at different loading rates14
Change in mechanical behaviour of gap-graded soil subjected to internal erosion observed in triaxial compression and torsional shear13
Incremental load transfer analysis of an energy pile under arbitrary mechanical and thermal loads12
A novel random angular bend (RAB) algorithm and DEM modeling of thermal cracking responses of sandstone12
Pore pressure pulse migration in microcracked andesite recorded with fibre optic sensors12
A study on the hydraulic aperture of microannuli at the casing–cement interface using a large-scale laboratory setup12
Experimental study on fracture characteristics of coal due to liquid nitrogen fracturing12
3D synchrotron computed tomography study on the influence of fines on gas driven fractures in Sandy Sediments12
Multi-disciplinary investigation of the hydraulic-mechanically driven convergence behaviour: CD-A twin niches in the Mont Terri Rock Laboratory during the first year12
Redirection of a crack driven by viscous fluid taking into account plastic effects in the process zone12
Hydraulic fracturing with low and high viscous injection mediums to investigate net fracture pressure and fracture network in shale of different brittleness index12
Experimental study on mode I and mode II fracture properties of heated sandstone after two different cooling treatments11
A temperature-dependent model for tensile strength characteristic curve of unsaturated soils11
Impacts of temperature on the mechanical properties of Longmaxi shale outcrops using instrumented nanoindentation11
Effects of cyclic loading and unloading rates on the energy evolution of rocks with different lithology11
Mechanical behavior of carbonate reservoirs with single karst cavities11
Coupled CFD–DEM numerical modelling of perforation damage and sand production in weak sandstone formation11
Scaling properties and anomalous diffusion of the Florina micro-seismic activity: Fluid driven?10
Thermal performance of geothermal pavements constructed with demolition wastes10
Erodibility improvement and scour mitigation of beach sand by enzymatic induced carbonate precipitation10
Investigating the thermal performance of energy soldier pile walls9
Effects of particle breakage on the mechanical characteristics of geogrid-reinforced granular soils under triaxial shear: A DEM investigation9
Experimental research on different metamorphic grades of coal bodies with macro–mesoscopic structure fractal characteristics9
Oedometric compression and thermal volume behavior of compacted Gaomiaozi bentonite saturated with salt solution9
Utilization of Fan Palm, Date Palm, and Phragmites Australis fibers for improving the mechanical behavior of sandy soil8
Successful mechanical earth model construction and wellbore stability analysis using elastic and plasticity solutions, a case study8
Fluid injection through artificially reconstituted bio-cemented sands8
Study on gas extraction efficiency using in-seam borehole method considering influence of plastic zone induced by borehole drilling8
The partial electrical breakdown mechanism by high voltage electric pulses in multi-fractured granite8
Numerical study of fluid injection-induced deformation and seismicity in a mature fault zone with a low-permeability fault core bounded by a densely fractured damage zone8
Deep learning reservoir porosity prediction method based on a spatiotemporal convolution bi-directional long short-term memory neural network model8
Effect of fault activation on the hydraulic connectivity of faults in mudstone8
Swelling and gas transport characteristics of saturated compacted bentonite/sand samples considering the scale effect8
Investigation of additive-assisted microbial-induced calcium carbonate precipitation in 3D printed cross fractures8
Energy performance assessment of thermo-active micro-piles via numerical modeling and statistical analysis8
Numerical analyses of coupled thermal–hydraulic–mechanical–chemical​ processes for estimating permeability change in fractured rock induced by alkaline solution7
An effective stress constitutive framework for the prediction of desiccation crack in lime-treated soil: Experimental characterization and constitutive prediction7
3D in situ stress state modelling and fault reactivation risk exemplified in the Ruhr region (Germany)7
Tensile strength of a compacted vegetated soil: Laboratory results and reinforcement interpretation7
Experimental analysis of a thermoactive underground railway station7
Effect of pore fluid chemistry on uniaxial compaction creep of Bentheim sandstone and implications for reservoir injection operations7
Geomechanics evolution integrated with hydraulic fractures, heterogeneity and anisotropy during shale gas depletion7
Experimental studies on the physical and mechanical properties of heated rock by air, water and high-viscosity fluid cooling7
Coupled poroelastic solutions for the reservoir and caprock layers with the overburden confinement effects7
Probabilistic-based geomechanical assessment of maximum operating pressure for an underground gas storage reservoir, NW China7
A hysteretic hydraulic constitutive model for unsaturated soils and application to capillary barrier systems7