Peer Reviewed-papers

  • Bommer, JJ., Dost, B.,Edwards, B.,Stafford, P.,Van Elk, J., Doornhof, D., & Ntinal exis, M., (2016) Developing an Application-Specific Ground-Motion Model for Induced Seismicity. Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 106, 158-173, http://doi.org/10.1785/0120150184
  • Dost, B., E. Ruigrok & J. Spetzler, (2017) Development of probabilistic seismic hazard assessment for the Groningen gas field. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences, 95(5), s235-s245, http://doi.org/10.1017/njg.2017.20
  • Garcia-Aristizabal, A., Capuano, P., Russo, R., & Gasparini, P., (2017) Multi-hazard risk pathway scenarios associated with unconventional gas development: Identification and challenges for their assessment. Energy Procedia 125, 116-125, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2017.08.087
  • Gasparini, P. & Esposito, S., (2015) Il dilemma dello shale gas. Le Scienze, No. 565. pp 50-55.
  • Grigoli, F., Cesca, S., Rinaldi, A. P., Manconi, A. , López-Comino, J. A., Clinton, J. F., Westaway, R., Cauzzi, C., Dahm, T. & Wiemer, S., The November 2017 Mw 5.5 Pohang earthquake: A possible case of induced seismicity in South Korea. Science, http://doi.org/10.1126/science.aat2010
  • Hofman, L.J., Ruigrok, E., Dost, B. & Paulssen, H., (2017) A shallow velocity model for the Groningen area in the Netherlands. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, 122, 8035-8050, http://doi.org/10.1002/2017JB014419
  • Jagt, L., Ruigrok E., & Paulssen, H., (2017) Relocation of clustered earthquakes in the Groningen gas field. Netherlands Journal of Geosciences, 96(5), s163-s173, http://doi.org/10.1017/njg.2017.12
  • Leptokaropoulos, K., Staszek, M., Lasocki, S., Martínez-Garzón, P. & Kwiatek, G., (2018) Evolution of Seismicity in Relation to Fluid Injection in the North-Western Part of The Geysers Geothermal Field. Geophysical Journal International, 212, 1157-1166 https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggx481
  • Leptokaropoulos, K.M., Adamaki, A.K., Roberts, R.G., Gkarlaouni C.G. & Paradisopoulou, P.M., (2018) Impact of magnitude uncertainties on seismic catalogue properties. Geophys. J. Int., 213, 940–951, https://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggy023
  • Lopez Comino, J., Cesca, S., Kriegerowski, M., Heimann, S., Dahm, T., Mirek, J. & Lasocki, S. (2017) Monitoring performance using synthetic data for induced microseismicity by hydrofracking at the Wysin site (Poland). Geophysical Journal International. 210, 42-55, http://doi.org/10.1093/gji/ggx148
  • López-Comino, J. A., Heimann, S., Cesca, S., Milkereit, C., Dahm, T. & Zang, A. (2017) Automated Full Waveform Detection and Location Algorithm of Acoustic Emissions from Hydraulic Fracturing Experiment. Procedia Engineering, 191, 697-702. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2017.05.234
  • López-Comino, J. A., Cesca, S., Heimann, S., Grigoli, F., Milkereit, C., Dahm, T. & Zang, A., (2017) Characterization of Hydraulic Fractures Growth During the Äspö Hard Rock Laboratory Experiment (Sweden). Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 50(11), 2985–3001, http://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-017-1285-0
  • López-Comino, J. A. and Cesca, S. (2018). Source complexity of an injection induced event: the 2016 Mw 5.1 Fairview, Oklahoma earthquake. Geophys. Res. Lett, https://doi.org/10.1029/2018GL077631
  • López-Comino, J. A., Cesca, S., Jarosławski, J., Montcoudiol, N., Heimann, S., Dahm, T., Lasocki, S., Gunning, A., Capuano, P. and Ellsworth, W. L. (2018). Induced seismicity response of hydraulic fracturing: results of a multidisciplinary monitoring at the Wysin site, Poland, Scientific Reports, 8, 8653, DOI:10.1038/s41598-018-26970-9
    Montcoudiol, N., Isherwood, C., Gunning, A. , Kelly, T. & Younger, P. L., (2017) Shale gas impacts on groundwater resources: Understanding the behavior of a shallow aquifer around a fracking site in Poland. Energy Procedia, 125, 106-115. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2017.08.083
  • Orlecka-Sikora, B., & Lasocki, S., (2016) Interval Estimation of Seismic Hazard Parameters. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 174(3), 779-791, http://doi.org/10.1007/s00024-016-1419-4
  • Picozzi M., Oth A., Parolai S., Bindi D., De Landro G. & Amoroso O. (2017), Accurate estimation of seismic source parameters of induced seismicity by a combined approach of generalized inversion and genetic algorithm: application to The Geysers geothermal area, California. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth http://doi.org/10.1002/2016JB013690
  • Profiroiu, C., Gasparini, P., & Ivan, V., (2015) Uncertainty in the Shale Gas Debate: Views from the Science–Policymaking Interface. Transylvanian Review of Administrative Sciences, 11(46), 144-161. Retrieved from http://rtsa.ro/tras/index.php/tras/article/view/456/445
  • Staszek, M., Orlecka-Sikora, B., Leptokaropoulos, K., Kwiatek, G. & Martínez-Garzón, P., (2017), Temporal static stress drop variations due to injection activity at The Geysers geothermal field, California. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 7168-7176, http://doi.org/10.1002/2017GL073929
  • Westwood, R.F., Toon, S.M. & Cassidy, N.J. (2017) A sensitivity analysis of the effect of pumping parameters on hydraulic fracture networks and local stresses during Shale Gas operations. Fuel, 203, 843-852, http://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2017.05.004
  • Westwood, R. F, Toon, S. M., Styles, P. & Cassidy, N. J. (2017) Horizontal respect distance for hydraulic fracturing in the vicinity of existing faults in deep geological reservoirs: a review and modelling study. Geomech. Geophys. Geo-energ. Geo-resour., 3(4), 379-391, http://doi.org/10.1007/s40948-017-0065-3
  • Younger, Paul L. (2016). How can we be sure fracking will not pollute aquifers? Lessons from a major longwall coal mining analogue (Selby, Yorkshire, UK). Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of The Royal Society of Edinburgh. 106(2) 89-113, http://doi.org/10.1017/S1755691016000013


Conference Abstracts

2016
  • Leptokaropoulos, K., Staszek, M., Lasocki, S. & Kwiatek, G., (2016). Preliminary results for Space-Time Clustering of Seismicity and its Connection to Stimulation Processes, in North-Western Geysers Geothermal Field. 35th General Assembly of the European Seismological Commission, Trieste, Italy.
  • López Comino, J. Á., Cesca, S., Kriegerowski, M., Heimann, S., Dahm, T., Mirek, J. & Lasocki, S., (2016). Seismic monitoring performance for hydraulic fracturing. 35th General Assembly of the European Seismological Commission, Trieste, Italy.
  • López Comino, J. Á., Heimann, S., Cesca, S., , Milkereit, C., Dahm, T., & Zang, A., (2016). Automated detection and location of microseismicity of hydraulic fracturing experiment using continuous waveforms. 35th General Assembly of the European Seismological Commission, Trieste, Italy.
  • López Comino, J. Á., Kriegerowski, M., Cesca, S., Dahm, T., Mirek, J., & Lasocki, S., (2016). Assessing the monitoring performance using a synthetic microseismic catalogue for hydraulic fracturing. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-7031, EGU General Assembly 2016, Vienna, Austria.
  • Ruigrok, E., Paulssen, H. & Dost, B., (2016). Enhanced seismograms from vertical arrays. 35th General Assembly of the European Seismological Commission, Trieste, Italy.
  • Staszek M., Orlecka-Sikora B. & Kwiatek G., (2016). Static stress drop of induced earthquakes in seismic hazard assessment: Preliminary results from The Geysers geothermal site. 35th General Assembly of the European Seismological Commission, Trieste, Italy.

2017
  • López-Comino, J. A., Cesca, S., Kriegerowski, M., Heimann, S., Dahm, T., Mirek, J. & Lasocki, S. (2017). Assessing the monitoring performance and the induced seismicity by hydraulic fracturing at the Wysin site (Poland). 2nd Induced seismicity workshop, Davos (Switzerland).
  • López-Comino, J. A., Cesca, S., Heimann, S., Grigoli, F., Milkereit, C., Dahm, T. & Zang, A. (2017). Detecting and locating acoustic emissions from hydraulic fracturing experiments at Äspö Hard Rock Laboratory (Sweden). 2nd Induced seismicity workshop, Davos (Switzerland).
  • Ruigrok, E., Spetzler, J., Dost, B., van den Hazel, G.-J., Domingo-Ballesta, J. & Evers, L., (2017). Current state of the Groningen seismic network. 2nd Induced seismicity workshop, Davos (Switzerland). Participation: poster.
  • López-Comino, J. A., Cesca, S. , Kriegerowski, M. , Heimann, S., Dahm, T., Mirek, J. & Lasocki, S. (2017). Hydraulic fracturing at the Wysin site (Poland): detection performance using a microseismic synthetic catalogue and real data. 77 Jahrestagung der Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft (DGG), Potsdam (Germany).
  • López-Comino, J. A., Cesca, S., Heimann, S., Grigoli, F., Milkereit, C., Dahm, T. & Zang, A. (2017). Detecting, locating and characterizing acoustic emissions of hydraulic fractures at Äspö (Sweden). 77 Jahrestagung der Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft (DGG), Potsdam (Germany).
  • Dost, B., Spetzler, J. & Ruigrok, E., (2017). Hydrocarbon induced seismicity in Northern Netherlands. SSA annual meeting, Denver (USA).
  • Garcia-Aristizabal, A., Gasparini, P., Russo, R. & Capuano, P. (2017) Multi-hazard risk assessment applied to hydraulic fracturing operations. Vol. 19, EGU2017-9280, EGU General Assembly 2017, Vienna, Austria. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-9280.pdf
  • López-Comino, J. A., Cesca, S., Kriegerowski, M., Heimann, S., Dahm, T., Mirek, J. & Lasocki, S. (2017). Monitoring performance for hydraulic fracturing using synthetic microseismic catalogue at the Wysin site (Poland). Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 19, EGU2017-1873, EGU General Assembly 2017, Vienna, Austria. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-1873.pdf
  • Marcak, H., Lasak, M., & Mirek, J. (2017) Using the velocity of seismic waves estimated from ambient seismic noise to assess the results of hydro-fracturing and the exploitation of shale-rock formations, Vol. 19, EGU2017-3238, 2017, EGU General Assembly 2017, Vienna, Austria. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-3238.pdf
  • Montcoudiol, N., Isherwood, C., Gunning, A., Kelly, T. & Younger, P., (2017). Shale gas impacts on groundwater resources: insights from monitoring a fracking site in Poland. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 19, EGU2017-7694, EGU General Assembly 2017, Vienna, Austria. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-7694.pdf
  • Ruigrok, R., Vossen, C. & Paulssen H., (2017). Inverting near-surface models from virtual source gathers. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 19, EGU2017-2309, EGU General Assembly 2017, Vienna, Austria. http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-2309.pdf
  • Staszek, M., Orlecka-Sikora, B., Lasocki, S., Kwiatek, G., Leptokaropoulos, K., and Martínez-Garzón, P., (2017) Temporal changes of static stress drop as a proxy for poroelastic effects at The Geysers geothermal field, California, EGU General Assembly 2017, Vienna, Austria
  • Capuano, P., Orlecka-Sikora, B., Lasocki, S., Cesca, S., Gunning, A., Jarosławski, J., Garcia-Aristizabal, A., Westwood, R. and Gasparini, P. (2017). Shale Gas Exploration and Exploitation Induced Risks - SHEER, Vol. 19, EGU2017-9659, 2017, http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-9659.pdf
  • Jarosławski, J. and Guzikowski, J., (2017) Preliminary results of assessment of impact of the shale gas exploration and exploitation activities on the quality of ambient air - analysis of Wysin, Poland case study, 2015-2017, Vol. 19, EGU2017-4909, 2017, http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-4909.pdf
  • Lasocki, S., Mirek, J., Bialon, W., Cielesta, S., Lasak, M., Cesca, S., Lopez Comino, J. A., Dahm, T., Scarpa, R., Gunning, A., Montcoudiol, N., Isherwood, C., Jarosławski, J. and Guzikowski J. (2017) Monitoring environmental effects of shale gas exploitation at Wysin in Poland, (2017). Vol. 19, EGU2017-8388, 2017, http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-8388.pdf
  • Lasocki, S., Urban, P., Kwiatek, G. and Martinez-Garzón P. (2017) Propabilistic properties of injection induced seismicity-implications for the seismic hazard analysis, Vol. 19, EGU2017-3019-1, 2017, http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-3019-1.pdf
  • Leptokaropoulos, K., Staszek, M., Lasocki, S., Kwiatek, G., and Martinez-Garzon, P. (2017) Space-Time Evolution of Seismicity in North-Western Geysers Geothermal Field and its Connection to Stimulation Processes, Vol. 19, EGU2017-2804, 2017, http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-2804.pdf
  • López-Comino, J. A., Cesca, S., Kriegerowski, M., Heimann, S., Dahm, T., Mirek, J. and Lasocki, S. (2017). Assessing the induced seismicity by hydraulic fracturing at the Wysin site (Poland), Vol. 19, EGU2017-1874-1, 2017, http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-1874-1.pdf
  • López-Comino, J. A., Cesca, S., Heimann, S., Grigoli, F., Milkereit, C., Dahm, T. and Zang, A. (2017). Full waveform approach for the automatic detection and location of acoustic emissions from hydraulic fracturing at Äspö (Sweden). Geophysical Research Abstracts, (2017). Vol. 19, EGU2017-1875, http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-1875.pdf
  • Milkereit, C., Dahm, T., Cesca, S., López-Comino, J. A., Nooshiri, N. and Zang, A. (2017). Long-period tiltinduced accelerations associated with hydraulic fracturing. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 19, EGU2017-14472, EGU General Assembly 2017, Vienna, Austria.
  • Orlecka-Sikora, B., Lasocki, S., Staszek, M., Olszewska, D., Kwiatek, G., Urban, P., Jarosławski, J., Cielesta, S., Mirek, J., Wiszniowski, J., Picozzi, M., Solaro, G., Cassidy, N., Toon, S., Cesca, S., Kuehn, D., Ruigrok, E., Gunning, A. and Isherwood C. (2017). EPOS Thematic Core Service Anthropogenic Hazards for SHEER project: maintain, process and manage your project research data, (2017). Vol. 19, EGU2017-16734, 2017 http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2017/EGU2017-16734.pdf
  • Dahm, T., Cesca S., López-Comino J. A., Heimann S., Kühn D., Lasocki S. and Dost B (2017).Advances in microseismic monitoring and understanding of hydraulic fracturing: the contribution of the SHEER EU project.(https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/sites/jrcsh/files/p11-dahm.pdf) Transatlantic Knowledge Sharing
  • Conference on Unconventional Hydrocarbons: Resources, Risks, Impact and Research Needs. López-Comino, J. A., Heimann, S., Cesca, S., Milkereit, C., Dahm, T. and Zang, A. (2017). Automated Full Waveform Detection and Location Algorithm of Acoustic Emissions from Hydraulic Fracturing Experiment. EUROCK 2017, Ostrava (Czech Republic).
  • Dost, B., Ruigrok, E., Spetzler, J., (2017). Hydrocarbon induced seismicity in Groningen, the Netherlands. IAG-IASPEI, Kobe, Japan.
  • Lasocki S., B. Orlecka-Sikora, K. M. Leptokaropoulos, G. Kwiatek, P. Martinez-Garzon, P. Capuano, and S. Cesca (2017), Identifying pathways for gas and fluid migration caused by fracking processes, with the use of criteria defined in equivalent dimension phase spaces, Joint Scientific Assembly of IAG-IASPEI, July 30 – August 4,2017, Kobe, Japan

2018
  • Cesca, S., López-Comino, J.A., Jarosławski J., Montcoudiol N., Heimann S., Dahm T., Lasocki S., Gunning, A. Capuano P., Ellsworth W. L. (2018), Results of a multidisciplinary monitoring of hydraulic fracturing stimulation in Poland, 78th Annual DGG meeting, 12-15 February, 2018, Leoben, Austria
  • Niemz, P., Cesca, López Comino, Hammer, Grigoli, F., Dahm, T., Zang A. (2018) Classifications of acoustic emissions from hydraulic fracturing experiments at the Äspö Hard Rock Laboratory (Sweden): From false event detection to network-based waveform clustering, 78th Annual DGG meeting, 12-15 February, 2018, Leoben, Austria
  • Leptokaropoulos, K., and A. Adamaki (2018), Uncertainty of b-value estimation in connection with magnitude distribution properties of small data sets, 7th EAGE Workshop on Passive Seismic, 26-29 March, 2018, Krakow, Poland.
  • Leptokaropoulos, K., M. Staszek, and S. Cielesta (2018), A correlation analysis between injection rates and magnitude distribution in The Geysers Geothermal Field, 7th EAGE Workshop on Passive Seismic, 26-29 March, 2018, Krakow, Poland.
  • Cielesta, S., S. Lasoski, K. Leptokaropoulos, and S. Cesca (2018), The SHEER approach to shale gas exploration and exploitation associated risks, 7th EAGE Workshop on Passive Seismic, 26-29 March, 2018, Krakow, Poland.
  • H. Marcak, J. Mirek, M. Lasak (2018), Use of the Seismic Interferometry Method to Assess the Effects of Hydro-fracturing in Wysin Borehole, 7th EAGE Workshop on Passive Seismic, 26-29 March, 2018, Krakow, Poland.
  • Toon, S., Westwood, R., Styles, P. & Cassidy, N., (2018) Reducing the Risk of Felt Seismicity During Hydraulic Fracturing: How close is too close? An Analysis of the Effect of Operational Parameters on the Stress Change to Pre-existing Faults. EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna, Austria, EGU2018-6435
  • Garcia-Aristizabal, A. & Capuano, P., (2018) Hybrid physical and stochastic modelling to assess the water pollution risk associated to unconventional hydrocarbon exploitation. EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna, Austria, EGU2018-8205
  • Montcoudiol, N., Banks, D., Gunning, A., Isherwood, C., Kelly, T. & Burnside, N. (2018) Assessing potential shale gas impacts on groundwater resources: recommendations for groundwater monitoring and definition of baseline conditions. EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna, Austria, EGU2018-12939
  • Jarosławski, J. & Pawlak, I. (2018) Analysis of impact of the shale gas exploration and exploitation activities on the quality of ambient air – case study of Wysin, Poland. EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna, Austria, EGU2018-19042
  • Lasocki, S. & Urban, P., (2018) Incompatibility of anthropogenic seismicity with probabilistic models typically used in seismic hazard analysis: the case of Oklahoma earthquakes. EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna, Austria, EGU2018-15492
  • López Comino, J-A., Cesca, S., Jarosławski, J., Montcoudiol, N., Heimann, S., Dahm, T., Lasocki, S., Gunning, A., Capuano, P. & Ellsworth, W.L., (2018) Induced seismicity response of hydraulic fracturing: results of a multidisciplinary monitoring at the Wysin site, Poland. Vol. 20, EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna, Austria, EGU2018-8307.