Geothermal Energy and Reservoir Technology

Scientific publications

A multi-stage filtering concept for the evaluation of maximal reservoir performance considering reservoir longevity is introduced.
A multi-stage filtering concept for the evaluation of maximal reservoir performance considering reservoir longevity is introduced (Gholami Korzani et al. 2019).

Here you will find an overview of our peer-reviewed articles in refereed journals. A complete overview of our publications in various media can be found here.

Referenzierte Publikationen


2020
Development of thermo-reporting nanoparticles for accurate sensing of geothermal reservoir conditions.
Rudolph, B.; Berson, J.; Held, S.; Nitschke, F.; Wenzel, F.; Kohl, T.; Schimmel, T.
2020. Scientific reports, 10 (1), Article: 11422. doi:10.1038/s41598-020-68122-yFull textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Visualizing preferential magmatic and geothermal fluid pathways via electric conductivity at Villarrica Volcano, S-Chile.
Pavez, M.; Schill, E.; Held, S.; Díaz, D.; Kohl, T.
2020. Journal of volcanology and geothermal research, 400, Art. Nr.: 106913. doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2020.106913
Seismicity induced during the development of the Rittershoffen geothermal field, France.
Maurer, V.; Gaucher, E.; Grunberg, M.; Koepke, R.; Pestourie, R.; Cuenot, N.
2020. Geothermal Energy, 8 (1), Article: 5. doi:10.1186/s40517-020-0155-2Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
A Fully-Coupled Implicit Transient Two-Phase Wellbore Simulator.
Nitschke, F.; Gholami Korzani, M.; Held, S.; Kohl, T.
2020. World Geothermal Congress 2020 Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
A Stochastic Study of Flow Anisotropy and Channelling in Open Rough Fractures.
Marchand, S.; Mersch, O.; Selzer, M.; Nitschke, F.; Schoenball, M.; Schmittbuhl, J.; Nestler, B.; Kohl, T.
2020. Rock mechanics and rock engineering, 53, 233–249. doi:10.1007/s00603-019-01907-4
2019
The Development of a Fully Coupled Wellbore-Reservoir Simulator for Geothermal Application.
Gholami Korzani, M.; Nitschke, F.; Held, S.; Kohl, T.
2019. Transactions, 43, 927–936
Temperature log simulations in high-enthalpy boreholes.
Wang, J.; Nitschke, F.; Gholami Korzani, M.; Kohl, T.
2019. Geothermal Energy, 7 (1), 32. doi:10.1186/s40517-019-0149-0Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Probability of fault reactivation in the Bavarian Molasse Basin.
Seithel, R.; Gaucher, E.; Mueller, B.; Steiner, U.; Kohl, T.
2019. Geothermics, 82, 81–90. doi:10.1016/j.geothermics.2019.06.004
Magnetic fabric constraints for syn-magmatic doming of the laccolithic Brocken granite pluton (Harz Mountains, northern Germany).
Zundel, M.; Friedel, C.-H.; Grimmer, J. C.
2019. International journal of earth sciences, 108 (3), 799–816. doi:10.1007/s00531-019-01679-w
Magnetic fabric development in the Lower Seve thrust from the COSC-1 drilling, Swedish Caledonides.
Merz, L.; Almqvist, B. S. G.; Grimmer, J. C.; Kontny, A.
2019. Tectonophysics, 751, 212–228. doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2018.12.018
2018
Acceptability of geothermal installations : A geoethical concept for GeoLaB.
Meller, C.; Schill, E.; Bremer, J.; Kolditz, O.; Bleicher, A.; Benighaus, C.; Chavot, P.; Gross, M.; Pellizzone, A.; Renn, O.; Schilling, F.; Kohl, T.
2018. Geothermics, 73, 133–145. doi:10.1016/j.geothermics.2017.07.008
2017
The new Geothermal Energy: Science, Society, and Technology.
Kolditz, O.; Gutiérrez-Negrín, L. C.; Huenges, E.; Jakobs, L.; Kohl, T.; Moeck, I.
2017. Geothermal Energy, 5 (1), Art. Nr. 21. doi:10.1186/s40517-017-0078-8Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Effect of flow and physical parameters on the mineral deposition of geothermal wellbores: WellboreKit development.
Nusiaputra, Y.; Dimier, A. D.; Nitschke, F. N.; Gaucher, E. G.; Kohl, T. K.
2017. 79th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2017: Energy, Technology, Sustainability - Time to Open a New Chapter; Paris; France; 12 June 2017 through 15 June 2017, EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers), Houten. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201701326
A new probabilistic formulation to locate seismic events from P-wave polarization.
Gaucher, E.; Gesret, A.; Noble, M.
2017. 79th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2017: Energy, Technology, Sustainability - Time to Open a New Chapter; Paris; France; 12 June 2017 through 15 June 2017, EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers), Houten. doi:10.3997/2214-4609.201700746
Flow-through experiments on the interaction of sandstone with Ba-rich fluids at geothermal conditions.
Orywall, P.; Drüppel, K.; Kuhn, D.; Kohl, T.; Zimmermann, M.; Eiche, E.
2017. Geothermal Energy, 5 (1), Art. Nr.: 20. doi:10.1186/s40517-017-0079-7Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Analysis of borehole breakout development using continuum damage mechanics.
Sahara, D. P.; Schoenball, M.; Gerolymatou, E.; Kohl, T.
2017. International journal of rock mechanics and mining sciences, 97, 134–143. doi:10.1016/j.ijrmms.2017.04.005
Integrated Research as Key to the Development of a Sustainable Geothermal Energy Technology.
Meller, C.; Bremer, J.; Ankit, K.; Baur, S.; Bergfeldt, T.; Blum, P.; Canic, T.; Eiche, E.; Gaucher, E.; Hagenmeyer, V.; Heberling, F.; Held, S.; Herfurth, S.; Isele, J.; Kling, T.; Kuhn, D.; Mayer, D.; Müller, B.; Nestler, B.; Neumann, T.; Nitschke, F.; Nothstein, A.; Nusiaputra, Y.; Orywall, P.; Peters, M.; Sahara, D.; Schäfer, T.; Schill, E.; Schilling, F.; Schröder, E.; Selzer, M.; Stoll, M.; Wiemer, H.-J.; Wolf, S.; Zimmermann, M.; Kohl, T.
2017. Energy technology, 5 (7), 965–1006. doi:10.1002/ente.201600579
THC simulation of halite scaling in deep geothermal single well production.
Nitschke, F.; Held, S.; Himmelsbach, T.; Kohl, T.
2017. Geothermics, 65, 234–243. doi:10.1016/j.geothermics.2016.09.009
The Late Variscan control on the location and asymmetry of the Upper Rhine Graben.
Grimmer, J. C.; Ritter, J. R. R.; Eisbacher, G. H.; Fielitz, W.
2017. International Journal of Earth Sciences, 106 (3), 827–853. doi:10.1007/s00531-016-1336-x
2016
Introduction to special section: Geothermal energy.
Eichkitz, C. G.; Schreilechner, M. G.; Gegenhuber, N.; Reinecker, J.; Davis, J.; Eichinger, F.; Gaucher, E.
2016. Interpretation, 4 (4), SRi. doi:10.1190/INT-2016-0913-SPSEINTRO.1
Structural control of geothermal reservoirs in extensional tectonic settings: An example from the Upper Rhine Graben.
Meixner, J.; Schill, E.; Grimmer, J. C.; Gaucher, E.; Kohl, T.; Klingler, P.
2016. Journal of structural geology, 82, 1–15. doi:10.1016/j.jsg.2015.11.003
Resistivity distribution from mid-crustal conductor to near-surface across the 1200 km long Liquiñe-Ofqui Fault System, southern Chile.
Held, S.; Schill, E.; Pavez, M.; Díaz, D.; Muñoz, G.; Morata, D.; Kohl, T.
2016. Geophysical journal international, 207 (3), 1387–1400. doi:10.1093/gji/ggw338
Modelling earthquake location errors at a reservoir scale: a case study in the Upper Rhine Graben.
Kinnaert, X.; Gaucher, E.; Achauer, U.; Kohl, T.
2016. Geophysical journal international, 206 (2), 861–879. doi:10.1093/gji/ggw184
Criteria and geological setting for the generic geothermal underground research laboratory, GEOLAB.
Schill, E.; Meixner, J.; Meller, C.; Grimm, M.; Grimmer, J. C.; Stober, I.; Kohl, T.
2016. Geothermal Energy, 4 (1), 4:7. doi:10.1186/s40517-016-0049-5Full textFull text of the publication as PDF document
Preface.
Blankenship, D.; Dobson, P.; Garg, S.; Ghassemi, A.; Kohl, T.
2016. Geothermics, 63, 1. doi:10.1016/j.geothermics.2016.04.001
2015
Induced seismicity in geothermal reservoirs: A review of forecasting approaches.
Gaucher, E.; Schoenball, M.; Heidbach, O.; Zang, A.; Fokker, P. A.; van Wees, J.-D.; Kohl, T.
2015. Renewable & sustainable energy reviews, 52, 1473–1490. doi:10.1016/j.rser.2015.08.026
Deep geothermal: The ‘Moon Landing’ mission in the unconventional energy and minerals space.
Regenauer-Lieb, K.; Bunger, A. P.; Chua, H.; Dyskin, A. V.; Fusseis, F. F.; Gaede, O.; Jeffrey, R. G.; Karrech, A.; Kohl, T.; Liu, J.; Lyakhovsky, V. A.; Pasternak, E. G.; Podgorney, R. K.; Poulet, T.; Rahman, S.; Schrank, C. E.; Trefry, M. G.; Veveakis, E.; Wu, B.; Yuen, D.; Wellmann, F.; Zhang, X.
2015. Journal of earth science, 26 (1), 2–10. doi:10.1007/s12583-015-0515-1
Early- to mid-Silurian extrusion wedge tectonics in the central Scandinavian Caledonides.
Grimmer, J. C.; Glodny, J.; Drueppel, K.; Greiling, R.; Kontny, A.
2015. Geology, 43 (4), 347–350. doi:10.1130/G36433.1
Experimental Validation of a Numerical Model : Application of an Open Source Algorithm towards Geothermal Conditions.
Orywall, P.; Dimier, A.; Kohl, T.; Kuhn, D.; Place, J.; Zorn, R.
2015. WGC 2015 : World Geothermal Congress, Melbourne, Australia, 19th - 25th April 2015, Art. Nr. 23008, International Geothermal Association (IGA), Bochum
Local stress anomaly in the Bavarian Molasse Basin.
Seithel, R.; Steiner, U.; Müller, B.; Hecht, C.; Kohl, T.
2015. Geothermal Energy, 3 (4), 1–22. doi:10.1186/s40517-014-0023-zFull textFull text of the publication as PDF document
2014
Corrosion and scaling in the geothermal cycle of Soultz-sous-Forêts (France).
Mundhenk, N.; Huttenloch, P.; Scheiber, J.; Genter, A.; Kohl, T.; Zorn, R.
2014. Corrosion Conference and Expo 2014 : Collaborate. Educate. Innovate. Mitigate, San Antonio, Texas, USA, 9-13 March 2014, 2361–2374, NACE International, Houston
Electrochemical study of the corrosion of different alloys exposed to deaerated 80°C geothermal brines containing CO₂.
Mundhenk, N.; Huttenloch, P.; Bäßler, R.; Kohl, T.; Steger, H.; Zorn, R.
2014. Corrosion science, 84, 180–188. doi:10.1016/j.corsci.2014.03.027
Change of stress regime during geothermal reservoir stimulation.
Schoenball, M.; Dorbath, L.; Gaucher, E.; Wellmann, J. F.; Kohl, T.
2014. Geophysical research letters, 41 (4), 1163–1170. doi:10.1002/2013GL058514
Impact of fracture networks on borehole breakout heterogeneities in crystalline rock.
Sahara, D. P.; Schoenball, M.; Kohl, T.; Müller, B. I. R.
2014. International journal of rock mechanics and mining sciences, 71, 301–309. doi:10.1016/j.ijrmms.2014.07.001
Time-dependent brittle creep as mechanism for time-delayed wellbore failure.
Schoenball, M.; Sahara, D. P.; Kohl, T.
2014. International journal of rock mechanics and mining sciences, 70, 400–406. doi:10.1016/j.ijrmms.2014.05.012
2013
Corrosion and scaling as interrelated phenomena in an operating geothermal power plant.
Mundhenk, N.; Huttenloch, P.; Sanjuan, B.; Kohl, T.; Steger, H.; Zorn, R.
2013. Corrosion science, 70, 17–28. doi:10.1016/j.corsci.2013.01.003
Geothermal energy systems : research perspective for domestic energy provision.
Huenges, E.; Kohl, T.; Kolditz, O.; Bremer, J.; Scheck-Wenderoth, M.; Vienken, T.
2013. Environmental earth sciences, 70 (8), 3927–3933. doi:10.1007/s12665-013-2881-2
The Peculiar shut-In behavior of the Well GPK2 at soultz-sous-Forêts.
Schoenball, M.; Kohl, T.
2013. Transactions - Geothermal Resources Council, 37 (1), 217–220
The application of a neural network to map clay zones in crystalline rock.
Meller, C.; Genter, A.; Kohl, T.
2013. Geophysical journal international, 196 (2), 837–849. doi:10.1093/gji/ggt423