Rock Physics and Natural Hazards


ISBN: 978-3-0346-0121-4 (Print) 978-3-0346-0122-1 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 737-739


  3. Chapter

    Pages 741-776

    What Does Control Earthquake Ruptures and Dynamic Faulting? A Review of Different Competing Mechanisms

  4. Chapter

    Pages 777-799

    Quake Catalogs from an Optical Monitoring of an Interfacial Crack Propagation

  5. Chapter

    Pages 801-822

    Fracture Toughness and Fracture Roughness Interrelationship in Thermally treated Westerly Granite

  6. Chapter

    Pages 823-841

    Acoustic Emissions Monitoring during Inelastic Deformation of Porous Sandstone: Comparison of Three Modes of Deformation

  7. Chapter

    Pages 846-868

    Initiation and Propagation of Compaction Bands in Dry and Wet Bentheim Sandstone

  8. Chapter

    Pages 869-898

    Compaction and Failure in High Porosity Carbonates: Mechanical Data and Microstructural Observations

  9. Chapter

    Pages 899-925

    Stress Transfer During Pressure Solution Compression of Rigidly Coupled Axisymmetric Asperities Pressed Against a Flat Semi-Infinite Solid

  10. Chapter

    Pages 927-948

    Common Evolution of Mechanical and Transport Properties in Thermally Cracked Westerly Granite at Elevated Hydrostatic Pressure

  11. Chapter

    Pages 949-968

    Improved Interpretation of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance T1 and T2 Distributions for Permeability Prediction: Simulation of Diffusion Coupling for a Fractal Cluster of Pores

  12. Chapter

    Pages 969-994

    Oscillating Flow of a Compressible Fluid through Deformable Pipes and Pipe Networks: Wave Propagation Phenomena

  13. Chapter

    Pages 995-1010

    Microstructural Investigation of Naturally Deformed Leucogneiss from an Alpine Shear Zone (Southern Calabria-Italy)

  14. Chapter

    Pages 1011-1036

    Laboratory Characterization of Permeability and Its Anisotropy of Chelungpu Fault Rocks

  15. Chapter

    Pages 1037-1061

    Axial and Radial Permeability Evolutions of Compressed Sandstones: End Effects and Shear-band Induced Permeability Anisotropy

  16. Chapter

    Pages 1063-1087

    Microstructural Inhomogeneity and Mechanical Anisotropy Associated with Bedding in Rothbach Sandstone

  17. Chapter

    Pages 1089-1106

    Pressure-dependent Production Efficiency of an Enhanced Geothermal System (EGS): Stimulation Results and Implications for Hydraulic Fracture Treatments

  18. Chapter

    Pages 1107-1123

    Impact of Poroelastic Response of Sandstones on Geothermal Power Production

  19. Chapter

    Pages 1125-1163

    Permeability Prediction for Low Porosity Rocks by Mobile NMR