61. E. Lowry and M. Piri, Effects of chemical and physical heterogeneity on confined phase behavior in nanopores, Microporous & Mesoporous Materials, accepted (2017).

60. V. Mirchi, S. Saraji, M. Akbarabadi, L. Goual, and M. Piri, A systematic study on the impact of surfactant chain length on dynamic interfacial properties in porous media: implications for enhanced oil recovery, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res, 56 (46): 13677–13695 (2017). [PDF]

59. T. Qin, G. Javanbakht, L. Goual, M. Piri, and B. Towler, Microemulsion-enhanced displacement of oil in porous media containing carbonate cements, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 530: 60-71 (2017). [PDF]

58. S. P. Tan and M. Piri, Retrograde behavior revisited: implications for confined fluid phase equilibria in nanopores, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 19: 18890-18901 (2017). [PDF]

57. M. Akbarabadi, S. Saraji, M. Piri, D. Georgi, and M. Delshad, Nano-scale experimental investigation of in-situ wettability and spontaneous imbibition in ultra-tight reservoir rocks, Advances in Water Resources, 107: 160–79 (2017). [PDF]

56. M. Khishvand, A. H. Alizadeh, I. Oraki Kohshour, M. Piri, and R. S. Prasad, In situ characterization of wettability alteration and displacement mechanisms governing recovery enhancement due to low-salinity waterflooding, Water Resources Research, 53, no. 5: 4427–43 (2017). [PDF]

55. M. Akbarabadi, M. Borges, A. Jan, F. Pereira, and M. Piri, On the validation of a compositional model for the simulation of  CO2 injection into saline aquifers, Transport in Porous Media, 119: 25–56 (2017). [PDF]

54. M. Arshadi, A. Z. Shahrak, M. Piri, G. A. Al-Muntasheri, and M. Sayed, The effect of deformation on two-phase flow through proppant-packed fractured shale samples: A micro-scale experimental investigation, Advances in Water Resources, 105: 108-131 (2017). [PDF]

53. S. P. Tan and M. Piri, Heat of capillary condensation in nanopores: New insights from equation of state, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 19: 5540-5549 (2017). [PDF]

52. A. Z. Shahrak and M. Piri, Pore-scale network modeling of three-phase flow based on thermo-dynamically consistent threshold capillary pressures. II. Results, Transport in Porous Media, 116(3): 1139–1165 (2017). [PDF]

51. A. Z. Shahrak and M. Piri, Pore-scale network modeling of three-phase flow based on thermo-dynamically consistent threshold capillary pressures. I. Cusp formation and collapse, Transport in Porous Media, 116(3): 1093–1137 (2017). [PDF]

50. M. Khishvand, A.H. Alizadeh, and M. Piri, In-situ characterization of wettability and pore-scale displacement during two- and three-phase flow in natural porous media, Advances in Water Resources, 97: 279-298 (2016).   [PDF]

49. M. Khishvand, M. Akbarabadi, and M. Piri, Micro-scale experimental investigation of the effect of flow rate on trapping in sandstone and carbonate rock samples, Advances in Water Resources, 94: 379-399 (2016).   [PDF]

48. M. Sedghi, M. Piri, and L. Goual, Atomistic molecular dynamics simulations of crude oil/brine displacement in calcite mesopores, Langmuir, 32(14): 3375-3384 (2016).   [PDF]

47. E. Barsotti, S. P. Tan, S. Saraji, M. Piri, and J-H. Chen, A review on capillary condensation in nanoporous media: Implications for hydrocarbon recovery from tight reservoirs, Fuel, 184: 344-361 (2016).   [PDF]

46. P. Tahmasebi, F. Javadpour, M. Sahimi, and M. Piri, Multiscale study for stochastic characterization of shale samples, Advances in Water Resources, 89: 91-103 (2016). [PDF]

45. W. Welch and M. Piri, Pore diameter effects on phase behavior of a gas condensate in graphitic one-and two-dimensional nanopores, Journal of Molecular Modeling, 22(1): 1-9, DOI: 10.1007/s00894- 015-2894-8 (2016).   [PDF]

44. S. Li, M. Akbarabadi, Y. Zhang, and M. Piri, An integrated site characterization-to-optimization study for commercial-scale carbon dioxide storage, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 44: 74-87 (2016).   [PDF]

43. M. Akbarabadi, M. Borges, A. Jan, F. Pereira, and M. Piri, A Bayesian framework for the validation of models for subsurface flows: Synthetic experiments, Computational Geosciences, 19(6):1231- 1250, DOI: 10.1007/s10596-015-9538-z (2015).   [PDF]

42.  S. P. Tan and M. Piri, Equation-of-state modeling of associating-fluids phase equilibria in nanopores, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 405:  157-166  (2015).   [PDF]

41. W. Welch and M. Piri, Molecular dynamics simulations of retrograde condensation in narrow oil- wet nanopores, Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 119(18): 10040-10047, DOI: 10.1021/jp511125e (2015).   [PDF]

40. S. Saraji and M. Piri, The representative sample size in shale oil rocks and nano-scale characteization of transport properties, International Journal of Coal Geology, 146: 42-54 (2015). [PDF]

39.  S. P.  Tan and M. Piri, Equation-of-state modeling of confined-fluid phase equilibria in nanopores, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 393:  48-63  (2015).   [PDF]

38. V. Mirchi, S. Saraji, L. Goual, and M. Piri, Dynamic interfacial tension and wettability of shale in the presence of surfactants at reservoir conditions, Fuel, 148:127-138, DOI:10.1016/j.fuel.2015.01.077 (2015).   [PDF]

37. X. Li, A. Akbarabadi, Z. T. Karpyn, M. Piri, and E. Bazilevskaya, Experimental investigation of carbon dioxide trapping due to capillary retention in saline aquifers, Geofluids, 15(4):563-576, DOI: 10.1111/gfl.12127 (2015).  [PDF]

36. A. Aghaei and M. Piri, Direct pore-to-core up-scaling of displacement processes: Dynamic pore network modeling and experimentation, Journal of Hydrology, 522: 488-509 (2015).[PDF]

35. M. Akbarabadi and M. Piri, Co-sequestration of SO2 with supercritical CO2 in carbonates: An experimental study of capillary trapping, relative permeability, and capillary pressure, Advances in Water Resources, 77: 44-56 (2015).   [PDF]

34. M. Sedghi, M. Piri, and L. Goual, Molecular dynamics of wetting layer formation and forced water invasion in angular nanopores with mixed wettability, Journal of Chemical Physics, 141(19):194703. DOI: 10.1063/1.4901752 (2014).   [PDF]

33. M. Heshmati and M. Piri, Experimental investigation of dynamic contact angle and capillary rise in tubes with circular and non-circular cross sections, Langmuir, 30 (47):14151-14162 (2014).   [PDF]

32. A. Rahunanthan, F. Furtado, D. Marchesin, and M. Piri, Hysteretic enhancement of carbon dioxide trapping in deep saline aquifers, Computational Geosciences, 18 (6): 899-912, DOI:10.1007/s10596- 014-9433-z (2014).   [PDF]

31. A. H. Alizadeh, M. Khishvand, M. Ioannidis, and M. Piri, Multi-scale experimental study of carbonated water injection: An effective process for mobilization and recovery of trapped oil, Fuel, 132: 219-235 (2014). [PDF]

30. A. H. Alizadeh and M. Piri, Three-phase flow in porous media: a review of experimental studies on relative permeability, Reviews of Geophysics, 52 (3): 468-521, DOI: 10.1002/2013RG000433 (2014). [PDF]

29. S. Saraji, M. Piri, and L. Goual, The effects of SO2 contamination, brine salinity, pressure, and temperature on dynamic contact angles and interfacial tension of sc-CO2/brine/quartz systems, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 28: 147-155 (2014).   [PDF]

28. A. H. Alizadeh and M. Piri, The effect of saturation history on three-phase relative permeability: an experimental study, Water Resources Research, 50: 1636-1664, DOI:10.1002/2013WR014914 (2014). [PDF]

27. S. Ovaysi and M. Piri, Pore-space alteration induced by brine acidification in subsurface geologic formations, Water Resources Research, 50(1):  440-452, DOI:10.1002/2013WR014289 (2014). [PDF]

26. S. Tan and M. Piri, Modeling the solubility of nitrogen dioxide in water using perturbed-chain statistical associating fluid theory, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 52 (45): 16032- 16043 (2013).   [PDF]

25. S. P. Tan, Y. Yao, and M. Piri, Modeling the solubility of SO2 + CO2 mixtures in brine at elevated pressures and temperatures, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 52 (31): 10864-10872, DOI: 10.1021/ie4017557 (2013).   [PDF]

24. S. Saraji, L. Goual, and M. Piri, Dynamic adsorption of asphaltenes on quartz and calcite packs in the presence of brine films, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 434: 260-267 (2013).   [PDF]

23. S. Saraji, L. Goual, M. Piri, and H. Plancher, Wettability of supercritical carbon dioxide/water/quartz systems: simultaneous measurement of contact angle and interfacial tension at reservoir conditions, Langmuir, 29(23): 6856-6866, DOI: 10.1021/la3050863 (2013).   [PDF]

22. S. Ovaysi and M. Piri, Pore-scale dissolution of CO2 + SO2 in deep saline aquifers, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 15: 119-133 (2013).   [PDF]

21. M. Akbarabadi and M. Piri, Relative permeability hysteresis and capillary trapping characteristics of supercritical CO2/brine systems: An experimental study at reservoir conditions, Advances in Water Resources, 52: 190-206 (2013).   [PDF]

20. S. Ovaysi and M. Piri, Multi-GPU acceleration of direct pore-scale modeling of fluid flow in natural porous media, Computer Physics Communications, 183 (9): 1890-1898 (2012).   [PDF]

19. C. J. Landry, Z. T. Karpyn, and M. Piri, Pore-scale analysis of trapped immiscible fluid structures and fluid interfacial areas in oil-wet and water-wet bead packs, Geofluids, 11: 209-227 (2011). [PDF]

18. S. Ovaysi and M. Piri, Pore-scale modeling of dispersion in disordered porous media, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 124 (1-4): 68-81 (2011).   [PDF]

17. S. Saraji, L. Goual, and M. Piri, Adsorption of Asphaltenes in porous media under flow conditions, Energy & Fuels, 24(11), 6009-6017 : DOI:10.1021/ef100881k (2010).   [PDF]

16.  S.  Ovaysi and M. Piri, Direct pore-level modeling of incompressible fluid flow in porous media, Journal of Computational Physics, 229 (19):  7456-7476   (2010). [PDF]

15. C. Douglas, F. Furtado, V. Ginting, M. Mendes, F. Pereira, and M. Piri, On the development of a high performance tool for the simulation of CO2 injection into deep saline aquifers, Rocky Mountain Geology, 45(2): 151-161, (2010).   [PDF]

14. Z. T. Karpyn, M. Piri, and G. Singh, Experimental investigation of trapped oil clusters in a water- wet bead pack using x-ray microtomography, Water Resources Research, 46(4), W04510, DOI:10.1029/2008WR007539 (2010).   [PDF]

13. B. Raeesi and M. Piri, The effects of wettability and trapping on relationships between interfacial area, capillary pressure and saturation in porous media: A pore-scale network modeling approach, Journal of Hydrology, 376(3-4): 337-352, DOI:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.07.060 (2009).   [PDF]

12. V. S. Suicmez, M. Piri, and M. J. Blunt, Effects of wettability on hydrocarbon trapping, Advances in Water Resources 31 (3): 503-512,(2008).   [PDF]

11. M. I. J. Van Dijke, M. Piri, Introduction to Special Section on Modeling of Pore-Scale Processes, Water Resources Research 43, W12S01, doi:10.1029/2007WR006332 (2007).   [PDF]

10. M. I. J. Van Dijke, M. Piri, J. O. Helland, K. S. Sorbie, M. J. Blunt, and S. M. Skjæveland, Criteria for three-fluid configurations including layers in a pore with non-uniform wettability, Water Resources Research 43, W12S05, doi:10.1029/2006WR005761 (2007).   [PDF]

9. M. Piri and Z. T. Karpyn, Prediction of Fluid Occupancy in Fractures using Network Modeling and X-ray Microtomography. Part 2: Results, Physical Review E 76 016316 doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.76.016316 (2007).   [PDF]

8. Z. T. Karpyn and M. Piri, Prediction of Fluid Occupancy in Fractures using Network Modeling and X-ray Microtomography. Part 1: Data Conditioning and Model Description, Physical Review E 76 016315 doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.76.016315 (2007).   [PDF]

7. V. S. Suicmez, M. Piri, and M. J. Blunt, Pore-scale simulation of water alternate gas injection, Transport in Porous Media, 66: 259-286, doi:10.1007/s11242-006-0017-9 (2007).   [PDF]

6. R. C. Fuller, J. H. Prévost and M. Piri, Three-phase equilibrium and partitioning calculations for CO2 sequestration in saline aquifers, Journal of Geophysical Research – Solid Earth 111, B06207, doi:10.1029/2005JB003618 (2006).   [PDF]

5. M. Piri and M. J. Blunt, Three-dimensional mixed-wet random pore-scale network modeling of two- and three-phase flow in porous media. I. Model description. Physical Review E, 71 026301 doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.71.026301 (2005).   [PDF]

4. M. Piri and M. J. Blunt, Three-dimensional mixed-wet random pore-scale network modeling of two- and three-phase flow in porous media. II. Results. PPhysical Review E, 71 026302 doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.71.026302 (2005).   [PDF]

3. P. H. Valvatne, M. Piri, X. Lopez, and M. J. Blunt, Predictive pore-scale modeling of single and multiphase flow, Transport in Porous Media, 58 (1-2): 23-41, doi: 10.1007/s11242-004-5468-2 (2005).   [PDF]

2. M. Piri, and M. J. Blunt, Three-phase threshold capillary pressures in noncircular capillary tubes with different wettabilities including contact angle hysteresis, Physical Review E, 70 061603 doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.70.061603 (2004).   [PDF]

1. M. J. Blunt, M. D. Jackson, M. Piri, and P. H. Valvatne, Detailed physics, predictive capabilities and macroscopic consequences for pore-network models of multiphase flow, Advances in Water Resources, 25 (8-12) 1069-1089 (2002).   [PDF]

CONFERENCE PAPERS, PRESENTATIONS, AND POSTERS

12. A. Zolfaghari Shahrak, M. Piri, and V. S. Suicmez, Thermodynamically Consistent Threshold Capillary Pressures for Displacements in Mixed-wet Irregular Capillary Tubes, Computational Methods in Water Resources XVII International Conference (CMWR XVII), San Francisco, USA, July 6-10
(2008).

11. B. Raeesi and M. Piri, Three-dimensional mixed-wet random pore-scale network modeling of relationships between interfacial area, capillary pressure and saturation, Computational Methods in Water Resources XVII International Conference (CMWR XVII), San Francisco, USA, July 6-10 (2008).

10. V. S. Suicmez, M. Piri, and M. J. Blunt, Surprising Trends on Trapped Hydrocarbon Saturation with Wettability, Society of Core Analysts, 21st International Symposium of the Society of Core Analysts, Calgary, Canada, September 10-14, Poster Number SCA2007-51, (2007).

9. S. Ovaysi and M. Piri, Dynamic pore-level modeling of multi-phase displacement processes in non-circular capillary tubes using a particle-based method, 60th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, Salt Lake City, Utah, November 18-20, (2007).

8. B. B. Alamdari, T. LaForce and M. Piri, Impact of Self-Consistent Physically-Based Three-Phase Relative Permeability on Oil Recovery by Secondary Gas-flooding, Paper SPE 110507, Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Anaheim, California, November 11-14
(2007).

7. Z. T. Karpyn, and M. Piri, Prediction of fluid occupancy in fractures using network modeling and X-ray microtomography, AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 11-15 (2006).

6. M. I. J. Van Dijke, M. Piri, K. S. Sorbie, and M. J. Blunt, Criterion for three-fluid configurations including layers in a pore with non-uniform wettability, Proceedings of the Computational Methods in Water Resources XVI International Conference (CMWR XVI), Copenhagen, Denmark, June 19-
22 (2006).

5. V. S. Suicmez, M. Piri, and M. J. Blunt, Pore-scale simulation of water alternate gas injection, Proceedings of the Computational Methods in Water Resources XVI International Conference (CMWR XVI), Copenhagen, Denmark, June 19-22 (2006).

4. V. S. Suicmez, M. Piri, and M. J. Blunt, Pore-scale simulation of water alternate gas injection, Pore Scale Modeling of Three-Phase WAG Injection: Prediction of Relative Permeabilities and Trapping for Different Displacement Cycles, Paper SPE 95594, Proceedings of the SPE/DOE Symposium on Improved Oil Recovery held in Tulsa, OK, USA, April 22-26 (2006).

3. M. J. Blunt, B. Bijeljic, H. Dong, M. Jackson, X. Lopez, H. Okabe, M. Piri, and P. Valvatne, Predictive pore-scale modeling, Proceedings of DEVEX, Aberdeen, UK, May 18-19 (2005).

2. M. Piri, J. H. Prévost and R. Fuller, Carbon Dioxide sequestration in saline aquifers: evaporation, precipitation and compressibility effects, Proceedings of the Fourth Annual Conference on Carbon Capture & Sequestration, WA, May 2-5 (2005).

1. M. Piri and M. J. Blunt, Pore-scale modeling of three-phase flow in mixed-wet systems, Paper SPE 77726, Proceedings of the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, San Antonio, TX, September 29-October 2 (2002).