• Large poroelasto-plastic deformations due to fluid injection from a borehole. LC Auton & CWM.

  • Impact of pressure dissipation on fluid injection into layered aquifers. LT Jenkins, M Foschi, and CWM. arXiv:1901.03623

  • Capturing gas in a soft granular material. S Lee, J Lee, R Le Mestre, F Xu, and CWM. arXiv:1808.02921

  • Evidence for massive release of methane from a deep-water gas field during the Pliocene. M Foschi, JA Cartwright, CWM, G Etiope, and S Schwietzke.


  • Signatures of fluid-fluid displacement in porous media: Wettability, patterns, and pressures. B. Primkulov, A Pahlavan, X Fu, B Zhao, CWM, and R Juanes. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, in press. arXiv:1906.02364


  1. Comprehensive comparison of pore-scale models for multiphase flow in porous media. B Zhao, CWM, BK Primkulov, Y Chen, AJ Valocchi, J Zhao, Q Kang, K Bruning, JE McClure, CT Miller, A Fakhari, D Bolster, T Hiller, M Brinkmann, L Cueto-Felgueroso, DA Cogswell, R Verma, M Prodanovic, J Maes, S Geiger, M Vassvik, A Hansen, E Segre, R Holtzman, Z Yang, C Yuan, B Chareyre, R Juanes. PNAS, 2019. doi:10.1073/pnas.1901619116
  2. Quasi-static fluid-fluid displacement in porous media: Invasion percolation through a wetting transition. BK Primkulov, S Talman, K Khaleghi, AR Shokri, R Chalaturnyk, B Zhao, CWM, and R Juanes. Physical Review Fluids. 3:104001, 2018. doi:10.1103/PhysRevFluids.3.104001 | pdf
  3. From arteries to boreholes: Transient response of a poroelastic cylinder to fluid injection. LC Auton & CWM. Proceedings of the Royal Society A. 474:20180284, 2018. doi:10.1098/rspa.2018.0284 | arXiv:1712.08261 | pdf
  4. Sequential vertical gas charge into multilayered sequences controlled by central conduits. M Foschi, JA Cartwright, and CWM. AAPG Bulletin, 105(5):855–883, 2018. doi:10.1306/07111717004
  5. Analytical solution for clay plug swelling experiments. SA Mathias, CH Greenwell, C Withers, AR Erdogan, JN McElwaine, and CWM. Applied Clay Science, 149:75–78, 2017. doi:10.1016/j.clay.2017.07.021
  6. From arteries to boreholes: Steady-state response of a poroelastic cylinder to fluid injection. LC Auton & CWM. Proceedings of the Royal Society A. 473:20160753, 2017. doi:10.1098/rspa.2016.0753 | arXiv:1609.09457 | pdf
  7. Dynamics of swelling and drying in a spherical gel. T Bertrand, J Peixinho, S Mukhopadhyay, and CWM. Physical Review Applied, 6:064010, 2016. Editor's Suggestion | doi:10.1103/PhysRevApplied.6.064010 | arXiv:1605.00599 | pdf
  8. Wettability control on multiphase flow in patterned microfluidics. B Zhao, CWM, and R Juanes. PNAS, 113(37):10251–10256, 2016. Cover story | doi:10.1073/pnas.1603387113 | extras | Press: MIT News
  9. Large deformations of a soft porous material. CWM, ER Dufresne, and JS Wettlaufer, Physical Review Applied, 5:044020, 2016. doi:10.1103/PhysRevApplied.5.044020 | arXiv:1510.03455 | extras | pdf
  10. Fluid-driven deformation of a soft granular material. CWM, ER Dufresne, and JS Wettlaufer. Physical Review X, 5:011020, 2015. doi:10.1103/PhysRevX.5.011020 | extras
  11. Capillary pinning and blunting of immiscible gravity currents in porous media. B Zhao, CWM, HE Huppert, and R Juanes, Water Resources Research, 50(9):7067-7081, 2014. doi:10.1002/2014WR015335 | extras
  12. Traction force microscopy in physics and biology. RW Style, R Boltyanskiy, GK German, C Hyland, CWM, AF Mertz, LA Wilen, Y Xu, and ER Dufresne, Soft Matter, 10:4047-4055, 2014. doi:10.1039/C4SM00264D
  13. Theoretical analysis of how pressure buildup and CO2 migration can both constrain storage capacity in deep saline aquifers. ML Szulczewski, CWM, and R Juanes, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 23:113-118, 2014. doi:10.1016/j.ijggc.2014.02.006
  14. Dynamics of convective dissolution from a migrating current of carbon dioxide. JJ Hidalgo, CWM, and R Juanes, Advances in Water Resources, 62:511-519, 2013. doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2013.06.013
  15. Buoyant currents arrested by convective dissolution. CWM & R Juanes, Geophysical Research Letters, 40(10):2017-2022, 2013. doi:10.1002/grl.50473 | extras
  16. Interface Pinning of Immiscible Exchange Flows in Porous Media. B Zhao, CWM, ML Szulczewski, JA Neufeld, HE Huppert, and R Juanes, Physical Review E, 87:023015, 2013. doi:10.1103/PhysRevE.87.023015
  17. Spreading and convective dissolution of carbon dioxide in vertically confined, horizontal aquifers. CWM, JA Neufeld, MA Hesse, and HE Huppert, Water Resources Research, 48:W11516, 2012. doi:10.1029/2012WR012286 | extras
  18. Lifetime of carbon capture and storage as a climate-change mitigation technology. ML Szulczewski, CWM, HJ Herzog, and R Juanes, PNAS, 109(14):5185-5189, 2012. Cover story | doi:10.1073/pnas.1115347109
  19. CO2 migration in saline aquifers. Part 2. Capillary and solubility trapping. CWM, ML Szulczewski and R Juanes, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 688:321-351, 2011. doi:10.1017/jfm.2011.379 | pdf
  20. CO2 migration in saline aquifers. Part 1. Capillary trapping under slope and groundwater flow. CWM, ML Szulczewski and R Juanes, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 662:329-351, 2010. doi:10.1017/S0022112010003319 | pdf | extras
  21. The footprint of the CO2 plume during carbon dioxide storage in saline aquifers: storage efficiency for capillary trapping at the basin scale. R Juanes, CWM, and ML Szulczewski, Transport in Porous Media, 82(1):19-30, 2010. doi:10.1007/s11242-009-9420-3
  22. Post-injection spreading and trapping of CO2 in saline aquifers: Impact of the plume shape at the end of injection. CWM and R Juanes, Computational Geosciences, 13:483–491, 2009. doi:10.1007/s10596-009-9147-9