Publications

Publications

The principals of HydroResolutions have been very active in publishing unique work that they have participated in conducting in both peer-reviewed journals as well as in a multitude of reports. The publications below represent a comprehensive list of the publically available publications in which the principals of HydroResolutiuons participated.

Beauheim, R.L., Roberts, R.M., and J.D. Avis 2014.  Hydraulic testing of low-permeability Silurian and Ordovican strata, Michigan Basin, southwestern Ontario. Journal of Hydrology, Volume 509, 13 Pages, 163-178.

Bowman, D.O., Roberts, R.M., and R.M. Holt 2013.  Generalized Radial Flow in Synthetic Flow Systems.  Groundwater, 2013 Sep-Oct, 51(5):768-74.

Roberts, R.M., Chace, D.A.,  Beauheim, R.L., and Avis, J.D. 2011. Analysis of Straddle-Packer Hydraulic Tests in DGR Boreholes. TR-08-32. DGR Site Characterization Document, Geofirma Engineering Project 08-200, Ottawa, Ontario.

HydroResolutions. 2008. Estancia Basin Regional Water Plan Update. Report to the Estancia Basin Water Planning Committee. In review.

Walker, D. D., and R. M. Roberts (2007), Reply to comment by Chia-Shyun Chen and I. Y. Liu on “Flow dimensions corresponding to hydrogeologic conditions”, Water Resour. Res., 43, W02602, doi:10.1029/2006WR005781.

Huff, G.F. and D.A. Chace. 2006. Knowledge and Understanding of the Hydrogeology of the Salt Basin in South-central New Mexico and Future Study Needs. U.S. Geological Society Open-File Report 2006-1358.

Roberts, R.M. 2006. Analysis of Culebra Pumping Tests Performed Between December 2003 and August 2005. Analysis report for AP-070, Sandia National Laboratories, Carlsbad NM. WIPP:1.4.2.3: TD: QA-L: DPRP1:PKG# 539221.

Roberts, R.M. and Domski, P.S. 2005. An nSIGHTS Analysis of Hydraulic Interference Test PT2 Conducted in Moderately Fractured Rock. Prepared by Sandia National Laboratories. Ontario Power Generation, Nuclear Waste Management Division Report No: 06819-REP-01300-10106-R00.

Roberts, R., and Enachescu, C. 2005. Re-interpretation of Hydraulic Packer Tests from Borehole MSE101: Callovian Tests 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9. Report D.RO.0BAK.04.021/A. Agence nationale pour la gestion des déchets radioactifs (ANDRA).

Enachescu, C., and Roberts, R. 2005. Re-interpretation of Hydraulic Packer Tests from Borehole HTM102: CallovianTests 3, 4, 7, and 8. Report D.RO.0BAK.04.020/A. Agence nationale pour la gestion des déchets radioactifs (ANDRA).

Chace, D. A. and Randall M. Roberts. 2004. South-Central Salt Basin Groundwater Characterization; Last Chance Water Company. American Asso. Of Petroleum Geologists; Field Guide Book for the Otero Mesa Area, NM.

Roberts, R., Triganon, and A., Morchid, A. 2004. Test Hydrogeologiques Entre Obturateurs. Rapport Doperation – EST 210: Dogger. Report D.RO.0BAK.04.007/A. Agence nationale pour la gestion des déchets radioactifs (ANDRA).

Beauheim, R.L., R.M. Roberts, and J.D. Avis. 2004. “Well testing in fractured media: Flow dimensions and diagnostic plots,” Journal of Hydraulic Research, Vol. 42, pp. 69-76.

Beauheim, R.L., R.M. Roberts. Well-Test Analysis Techniques Developed for the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant. Presentation for the 66th EAGE Conference, June 8, 2004, Paris, France.

Walker, D. D, and Roberts, R.M. 2003. Flow Dimensions Corresponding to Hydrogeologic Conditions. Water Resources Research, Vol. 39, No. 12..

Roberts, R.M. 2003. IN-SITU DIFFUSION EXPERIMENT: WELL-TEST ANALYSIS USING nSIGHTS. Report No: 06819-REP-01300-10073-R00. 51 pages. Ontario Power Generation

Roberts, R.M. 2002. Moderately Fractured Rock Experiment: Well Test Analysis Using nSIGHTS. Report No: 06819-REP-01300-10062-R00. 194 pages. Ontario Power Generation

Roberts, R.M., Beauheim, R.L., and Avis, J.D., 2002. Quantifying Parameter Uncertainty in Well-Test Analysis In Proceedings of Bridging the Gap between Measurement and Modeling in Heterogeneous Media, IAHR Int. Groundwater Symposium, March, 2002, Berkeley, CA.

Beauheim, R.L., Roberts, R.M., and Avis, J.D., 2002. Well Testing in Fractured Media: Flow Dimensions and REVs. In Proceedings of Bridging the Gap between Measurement and Modeling in Heterogeneous Media, IAHR Int. Groundwater Symposium, March, 2002, Berkeley, CA.

Beauheim R.L., R.M. Roberts, 2002. Hydrology and Hydraulic Properties of a Bedded Evaporite Formation. Journal of Hydrology Vol. 259 pp. 66 – 88.

Beauheim R.L., R.M. Roberts, 2000. Flow Dimensions in Fractured Systems Under Transient Stress Conditions. 3rd Euroconference on Rock Physics and Rock Mechanics: Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical Coupling in Fractured Rock, November 2000.
McKenna S.A., R.M. Roberts, E.K. Webb, 2000. Predictive Modeling of MIU3-MIU2 Interference Tests, Miu Site, Toki, Japan. Project Report to the Japan Nuclear Fuel Cycle Development Institute (JNC).

Mattie, P. D., R. Senger, Vallikat, V., D. A. Chace, D. Sevougian, and J. A. McNeish. 1999. TSPA-DID Analysis of the Proposed High Level Nuclear Repository at Yucca Mountain, Nevada. (AGU Poster Presentation)

Roberts R.M., R.L. Beauheim, P.S. Domski, 1999. Hydraulic Testing of Salado Formation Evaporites at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Site: Final Report, SAND98-2537, Sandia National Laboratories.
Paris B., Roberts R., 1999. Essais de puits en milieu fracturé. Interprétation et simulation discrète – Report DE&S n° D RP 0 INA 97-002/A to ANDRA.

Roberts, R.M., 1998. Data analysis using GTFM for selected flow and pressure-buildup tests in the TRUE-1 borehole array. Progress Report HRL-98-06, Swedish Nuclear Fuel and Waste Management Company (SKB).

Domski, P.S., R.M. Roberts, J. Croise, J-M. Lavanchy, 1998. Analysis of the BGP-1 RI2 & RIS2 and BGP4 Hydrotests Conducted at the Mt. Terri Rock Laboratory, Switzerland. NAGRA Internal Report.

Chace, D.A., R.M. Roberts, J.B. Palmer, M.B. Kloska, M.D. Fort, G.J. Martin, and W.A. Stensrud, 1997. Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Salado Hydrology Program Data Report #3. Sandia National Laboratories, SAND97-1880, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Roberts R.M., M.D. Fort, R.L. Beauheim, 1997. Application of Flow Dimensions to Well-Test Analysis and Repository Site Modeling. AGU 1997 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December, 1997.

Stensrud, W.A., D.A. Chace, C.A. Chester, G. J. Saulnier, Jr., 1997. Exhaust Shaft: Hydraulic Assessment Data Report: Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, Carlsbad, New Mexico. DOE/WIPP 97-2219.

Roberts R.M., G.J. Ruskauff, J.D Avis, 1996. A Generalized Method for Analyzing Well Tests in
Complex Flow Systems. SPE Petroleum Computer Conference, Dallas, Texas, June 1996.

Paris, B., I. Armand, D. Chace, and A. Laurent, 1996. Rapport final des tests hydrogeologiques sur le site de forage d’exploitation CHA212 de la Vienne. Prepared for ANDRA, B RP 1GSV 96-090, Chatenay-Malabry, France.

Roberts R.M., R.L. Beauheim, 1994. Testing and Analysis Methodologies for Low-Permeability Formations. AGU 1994 Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May, 1994.

Beauheim R.L., R.M. Roberts, T.F. Dale, M.D. Fort, W.A. Stensrud, 1993. Hydraulic Testing of Salado Formation Evaporites at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Site: Second Interpretive Report, SAND92-0533, Sandia National Laboratories.

Wawersik W.R., R.L. Beauheim, R.M. Roberts, 1993. Coupled Permeability and Hydrofracture Tests to Assess the Waste-Containment Properties of Fractured Anhydrite. In Int. J. Rock Mech. Min. Sci. & Geomech. Abstr. Vol. 30, No. 7, pp. 1159-1163, 1993.

Chen, C.-S., C. Holmes, W. Li, D. Chace, M. Fort, J-F. He, and J-Z. Liu, 1993. Multidimensional Field and Theoretical Investigation of Source Transport from an Injection Well into a Homogeneous and Anisotropic Aquifer. Technical Completion Report. USGS Report No. 14-08-0001-G1744.

Chen, C.-S., C. Holmes, W. Li, D. Chace, M. Fort, J.-F. He, and J.-Z. Lu, 1993. Determination of Three-Dimensional Aquifer Anisotropy of an Unconfined Aquifer under Partially Penetrating Pumping Conditions. Technical Completion Report. NMWRRI Report No. 279.