Recent News

Rate effects in induced seismicity

  • [May 20, 2020] Maryam Alghannam's paper on understanding rate effects in injection-induced earthquakes, accepted for publication in Nature Communications. (Read the paper)



Earthquake control at Rangely

  • [May 11, 2020] Josimar da Silva's paper, in collaboration with Hannah Byrne, Andreas Plesch and John Shaw from Harvard, revisiting the classic experiment on earthquake control at Rangely, accepted for publication in Geophysical Research Letters. (Read the paper)


Jamming in wet granular media


Viscoplastic model of creep




Solute transport during infiltration

  • [Mar 24, 2020] Luis Cueto's paper, in collaboration with Xiaojing (Ruby) Fu, on the interplay between fingering instabilities and initial soil moisture in solute transport through the vadose zone, published in Water. (Read the paper)


Infiltration in heterogeneous media

  • [Mar 23, 2020] Luis Cueto's paper, in collaboration with Xiaojing (Ruby) Fu, on simulation of unstable preferential flow during water infiltration into heterogeneous dry soil, published in Water. (Read the paper)



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Spin coating of capillary tubes


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