Papers

2022

Liu, Y., Huff, O., Luo, B., Jin, G., and Simmons, J. (2022). Convolutional neural network-based classification of microseismic events originating in a stimulated reservoir from distributed acoustic sensing data, Geophysical Prospecting. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2478.13199 

Cheng, L., Prasad, M., Michelena, R., Tura, A., Akther, S., Angelov, P., and Srinivasa, R. (2022). Using rock-physics models to validate rock composition from multimineral log analysis, Geophysics 87: MR49-MR62. https://doi.org/10.1190/geo2020-0918.1

2021

Luo, B., Lellouch, A., Jin, G., Biondi, B., and Simmons, J. (2021).  Seismic inversion of shale reservoir properties using microseismic-induced guided waves recorded by distributed acoustic sensing (DAS), Geophysics, 86(4), pp.1-58. https://doi.org/10.1190/geo2020-0607.1

Titov, A., Binder, G., Liu, Y., Jin, G., Simmons, J., Tura, A., Monk, D., Byerley, G., and Yates, M. (2021). Modeling and interpretation of scattered waves in interstage distributed acoustic sensing vertical seismic profiling survey, Geophysics 86: D93-D102. https://doi.org/10.1190/geo2020-0293.1

White, I., Bray, M., Simmons, J. (2021). Microseismic waveform and shear‐wave splitting analysis with model data, Geophysical ProspectingVolume 69, Issue 5, May 2021, p. 1017 – 1033. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2478.13089

Bray, M., Utley, J., Ning, Y., Dang, A., Daves, J., White, I., Alfataierge, A., Eker, E., Davis, T., Tura, A., and Simmons, J. (2021). Multidisciplinary analysis of hydraulic stimulation and production effects within the Niobrara and Codell reservoirs, Wattenberg Field, Colorado — Part 2: Analysis of hydraulic fracturing and production, Interpretation 9: SG13-SG29. https://doi.org/10.1190/INT-2020-0153.1

Liu, Y., and Simmons, J. (2021). Feasibility study of fracture interpretation using multicomponent seismic data: SEAM Phase II Barrett model, Interpretation 9: T1183-T1196. https://doi.org/10.1190/INT-2020-0217.1

Bray, M., Daves, J., Brugioni, D., Kamruzzaman, A., Bratton, T., Harryandi, S., Grechishnikova, A., Tura, A., Davis, T., and Simmons, J. (2021). Multidisciplinary analysis of hydraulic stimulation and production effects within the Niobrara and Codell reservoirs, Wattenberg Field, Colorado — Part 1: Baseline reservoir conditions, Interpretation 9: SG1-SG12. https://doi.org/10.1190/INT-2020-0144.1

Damasceno, A., Tura, A., Simmons, J. (2021). The added value of joint PP–PS inversion for reservoir characterization: A case study using Jubarte PRM seismic data (offshore Brazil), Geophysical ProspectingVolume 70, Issue 1, Jan 2022, p. 121 – 134. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2478.13145

Cavur, M., Moraga, J., Duzgun, H. S., Soydan, H., and Jin, G. (2021). Displacement Analysis of Geothermal Field Based on PSInSAR And SOM Clustering Algorithms A Case Study of Brady Field, Nevada—USA, Remote Sensing 13, no. 3: 349. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs13030349

Lellouch, A., Biondi, E., Biondi, B., Luo, B., Jin, G., and Meadows, M. (2021). Properties of a deep seismic waveguide measured with an optical fiber, Phys. Rev. Research 3,013164. https://link.aps.org/doi/10.1103/PhysRevResearch.3.013164

Jin, G., Ugueto, G., Wojtaszek, M., Guzik, A., Jurick, D., and Kishida, K. (2021). Novel Near-Wellbore Fracture Diagnosis for Unconventional Wells Using High-Resolution Distributed Strain Sensing during Production, SPE J. 26 (2021): 3255–3264. https://doi.org/10.2118/205394-PA

Liu, Y., Jin, G., Wu, K., and Moridis, G. (2021). Hydraulic-Fracture-Width Inversion Using Low-Frequency Distributed-Acoustic-Sensing Strain Data Part II: Extension for Multifracture and Field Application, SPE J. 26 (2021): 2703–2715. https://doi.org/10.2118/205379-PA

Luo, B., Jin, G., and Stanek, F., (2021). Near-field strain in distributed acoustic sensing-based microseismic observation, Geophysics 86: P49-P60. https://doi.org/10.1190/geo2021-0031.1

Wu, K., Liu, Y., Jin, G., and Moridis, G. (2021). Fracture Hits and Hydraulic-Fracture Geometry Characterization Using Low-Frequency Distributed Acoustic Sensing Strain Data, J Pet Technol 73 (2021): 39–42. https://doi.org/10.2118/0721-0039-JPT

Liu, Y., Wu, K., Jin, G., Moridis, G., Kerr, E., Scofield, R., and Johnson, A. (2021). Fracture-Hit Detection Using LF-DAS Signals Measured during Multifracture Propagation in Unconventional Reservoirs. SPE Res Eval & Eng 24 (2021): 523–535. https://doi.org/10.2118/204457-PA

Huff, O., Luo, B., Lellouch, A., and Jin, G. (2021). An eigenfunction representation of deep waveguides with application to unconventional reservoirs, Geophysics 86: T509-T521. https://doi.org/10.1190/geo2021-0201.1

Liu, Y., Jin, G., Wu, K., and Moridis, G. (2021). Quantitative Hydraulic-Fracture-Geometry Characterization with Low-Frequency Distributed-Acoustic-Sensing Strain Data: Fracture-Height Sensitivity and Field Applications, SPE Prod & Oper. https://doi.org/10.2118/204158-PA  

Damasceno, A., Tura, A., Vasquez, G., Ramos, W., Dariva, P. (2021). Integrating rock physics, PP-PS joint inversion and time-shifts to improve quantitative interpretation of time-lapse fluid and pressure changes, First Break, Volume 39, Issue 9, Sep 2021, p. 53 – 60. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.fb2021068

2020

Titov, A., Binder, G., Liu, Y., Jin, G., Simmons, J., Tura, A., & Yates, M. (2020). Modeling and interpretation of scattered waves in inter-stage DAS VSP surveyGeophysics, 86(2), 1-49. https://doi.org/10.1190/geo2020-0293.1

Huff, O., Lellouch, A., Luo, B., Jin, G., & Biondi, B. (2020). Validating the origin of microseismic events in target reservoir using guided waves recorded by DASThe Leading Edge, 39(11), 776-784. https://doi.org/10.1190/tle39110776.1

Todd, C. P., Simmons, J., & Tura, A. (2020). Target-oriented model-based seismic footprint analysis and mitigationInterpretation, 8(4), SR1-SR15. https://doi.org/10.1190/INT-2019-0078.1

Binder, G., & Tura, A. (2020). Convolutional neural networks for automated microseismic detection in downhole distributed acoustic sensing data and comparison to a surface geophone arrayGeophysical Prospecting, 68(9), 2770-2782. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2478.13027

Binder, G., Titov, A., Liu, Y., Simmons, J., Tura, A., Byerley, G., & Monk, D. (2020). Modeling the seismic response of individual hydraulic fracturing stages observed in a time-lapse DAS VSP survey. Geophysics, 85(4):T225. https://doi.org/10.1190/geo2019-0819.1

2019

Alrashed, A., Miskimins, J., & Tura, A. (2019, March 15). Optimization of hydraulic fracture spacing through the investigation of stress shadowing and reservoir lateral heterogeneity. Society of Petroleum Engineers, SPE-195071-MS. https://doi:10.2118/195071-MS

Bray, M., & White, I. (2019, November 4). Understanding acquisition and processing error in microseismic data: An example from Pouce Coupe Field, Canada. Geophysical Prospecting, 68(3), 815-829. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2478.12887

Harryandi, S., &Tura, A. (2019). Sweet spot identification through seismic inversion and multiattribute transform: A case study of the Niobrara and Codell unconventionals. Interpretation, 7(4), T887-898 https://doi.org/10.1190/INT-2018-0175.1 

Kamruzzaman, A., Prasad, M., & Sonnenberg, S. (2019). Petrophysical rock typing in unconventional shale plays: The Niobrara Formation case study. Interpretation, 7(4), Sj7-SJ22 https://dx.doi.org/10.1190/INT-2018-0231.1

2018

Bratton, T. & Soroka, M. (2018). Improved vertical stress profiling for unconventional reservoirs. First Break, 36, 73-81. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.n0108

Davis, T. L., & Quezada, O. (2018). Optimizing hydraulic fracturing operations through time-lapse, multi-component and microseismic monitoring. First Break, 36(February), 47–53. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.n0068

Grechishnikova, A. (2018). Microseismic monitoring in unconventional reservoirs : are natural fractures hiding in plain sight? First Break, 36(April), 83–89. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.n0087

Khoury, P. El, Naeini, E. Z., & Davis, T. L. (2018). Quantitative interpretation using conventional and facies-based pre-stack inversion – A thin dolomite reservoir case study in Cabin Creek Field, Williston Basin. First Break 36(June), 2-9. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.n0096

Kreeprasertkul, K., & Davis, T. L. (2018). Joint Inversion of multi-component seismic data: Application to Bakken petroleum exploration and development. First Break, 36(5), 79–85. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.n0095

Wibowo, N.C., Davis, T.L. & VerWest, B. (2018). Model-based interbed multiple attenuation: A case study of Najmah reservoir, North Kuwait Jurassic. First Break, 36, 45-50. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.n0104

2017

Convers, C., Davis, T. L., Hanitzsch, C., & Curia, D. (2017). Rock property prediction for integrated exploration and development, Vaca Muerta formation, Neuquén Basin, Argentina. First Break, 35(7), 51–57. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.35.7.89730

Convers, C., Hanitzsch, C., Curia, D., Davis, T., & Tura, A. (2017). Elastic parameter estimation for the identification of sweet spots, Vaca Muerta Formation, Neuquén Basin, Argentina. The Leading Edge, 36(11), 948a1-948a10. https://doi.org/10.1190/tle36110948a1.1

Vizuett, K. C. A., & Davis, T. (2017). Application of the seismic quality factor versus offset and azimuth (QVOA) for fractured reservoir characterization. First Break, 35(10), 55–60. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.35.10.90244

2016

Andrews, B. P., & Davis, T. L. (2016). Shear-wave splitting analysis of downhole microseismic data for reservoir characterization of the Montney Formation, Pouce Coupe, Alberta. First Break, 34(7), 85–91. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.34.7.86050

Davis, T., & D ’amico, D. (2016). Monitoring hydraulic fracturing complexity and containment with time-lapse, multi-component and microseismic data, Pouce Coupe, Alberta. First Break, 34(June), 59–66. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.34.6.85946

Butler, E., E., Mueller, S., & Davis, T. L. (2016). Application of time-lapse multi-component seismic inversion to characterize pressure and stimulation in the Niobrara and Codell Reservoirs, Wattenberg Field, Colorado. First Break, 34(12), 69–75. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.34.12.87306

Grechishnikova, A. (2016). Integrated application of a high-resolution LIDAR outcrop survey of an unconventional Niobrara Reservoir, Denver Basin, Colorado. First Break, 34(May), 65–71. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.34.5.84449

Nurhasan, A., & Davis, T. L. (2016). Interpretation of wrench faulting and faultrelated pressure compartmentalization, Wattenberg Field, Denver Basin Colorado. First Break, 34(2), 53–61. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.34.2.83908 

Pitcher, T. M., & Davis, T. L. (2016). Geomechanical analysis of in-situ stress and its influence on hydraulic fracturing, Wattenberg Field, Colorado. First Break, 34(March), 42–48. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.34.3.83974

White, M. D., & Davis, T. L. (2016). Time-lapse seismic monitoring of hydraulic fracture stimulations within the Niobrara-Codell Reservoir Wattenberg Field, Colorado. First Break, 34(June), 91–97. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.34.6.85950

2015

Davis, T. L. (2015). Time-lapse multi-component seismic monitoring, Delhi Field, Louisiana. First Break, 33(2), 65–70. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.33.2.79270

MacFarlane, T. L., & Davis, T. L. (2015). Fracture characterization of the Montney Formation using amplitude inversion of converted wave seismic. First Break, 33(2), 71–77. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.33.2.79271

Motamedi, T., & Davis, T. (2015). Time-Lapse Characterization of The Niobrara Reservoir From Multicomponent Seismic Data, Wattenberg Field, Colorado. First Break, 33(July), 1–96. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.33.7.81787

Singh, P., & Davis, T. L. (2015). P-and S-wave multi-attribute analysis for Morrow A sandstone detection. First Break, 33(11), 39–48. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.2015006

Viñal, I., & Davis, T. L. (2015). Surface time-lapse multi-component seismology – a new technology for hydraulic fracture monitoring? A Montney Shale gas case study. First Break, 33(5), 65–70. https://doi.org/10.3997/1365-2397.33.5.80179