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  2. Kivi, I. R., Vilarrasa, V. and Makhnenko, R.Y., 2022. Two-phase flow mechanisms controlling CO2 intrusion into shaly ‎caprock. Transport In Porous Media, doi:10.1007/s11242-022-01748-w (link)

  3. Kivi, I. R., Pujades, E., Rutqvist, J. and Vilarrasa, V., 2022. Cooling-induced reactivation of distant faults during long-term geothermal energy production in hot sedimentary aquifers. Scientific Reports, 12:2065 (link)



  1. Míguez, H., Campoy, M., Pérez-Maqueda, L. A., Rodríguez González-Elipe, A., Granados, X., Vilarrasa, V., Obradors, X., Puig, T., Ripalda, J. M., Coll, M., Fontcuberta, J., Goñi, A., Lira-Cantú, M., Bernechea, M., Atiénzar, P. and Calvo, M., 2021. Volume 8: Clean, Safe and Efficient Energy. Challenge 1: Renewable Energy Production. In: CSIC Scientific Challenges: Towards 2030, ISBN Vol. 3: 978-84-00-10739-0 (book chapter)

  2. Abanades, C., Martínez-Berges, I., Coronado, J. M., Vilarrasa, V. and Martínez, A., 2021. Volume 8: Clean, Safe and Efficient Energy. Challenge 6: Decarbonizing energy sectors addicted to carbon: CCS and CCU. In: CSIC Scientific Challenges: Towards 2030, ISBN Vol. 3: 978-84-00-10739-0 (book chapter)

  3. Diaz, M., Romero de Pablos, A., Chica, A., Conesa, J.C., Coronado, J.M., Donázar, J. A., Dufour, J., Jordà, X., Martin, M., Orejas, A., Sastre, I., Sanchez Palencia, J., Pavone, V., del Rio, P., del Rio, J. C., Vilarrasa, V. and Gonzalez Garcia, M. I., 2021. Volume 8: Clean, Safe and Efficient Energy. Challenge 9: Social and Environmental Aspects of the Energy Transition. In: CSIC Scientific Challenges: Towards 2030, ISBN Vol. 3: 978-84-00-10739-0 (book chapter)

  4. Sun, X., Alcalde, J., Bakhtbidar, M., Elío, J., Vilarrasa, V., Canal, J., Ballesteros, J., Heinemann, N., Haszeldine, S., Cavanagh, A., Vega-Maza, D., Rubiera, F., Martínez-Orio, R., Johnson, G., Carbonell, R., Marzán, I., Travé, A. and Gómez-Rivas, E., 2021. Hubs and clusters approach to unlock the development of Carbon Capture and Storage – case study in Spain. Applied Energy, 300, 117418 (link)

  5. Zareidarmiyan, A., Parisio, F., Makhnenko, R., Salarirad, H. and Vilarrasa, V., 2021. How equivalent are equivalent porous media? Geophysical Research Letters, 48, e2020GL089163 (link)

  6. Vilarrasa, V., De Simone, S., Carrera, J. and Villaseñor, A., 2021. Unravelling the causes of the seismicity induced by underground gas storage at Castor, Spain. Geophysical Research Letters, 48, e2020GL092038. (link)

  7. Wu, H., Vilarrasa, V., De Simone, S., Saaltink, M. and Parisio, F., 2021. Analytical solution to assess the induced seismicity potential of faults in pressurized and depleted reservoirs. Journal of Geophysical Research – Solid Earth, 126, e2020JB020436. (link)



  1. Parisio, F. and Vilarrasa, V., 2020. Sinking CO₂ in supercritical reservoirs. Geophysical Research Letters, 47, e2020GL090456. (link)
  2. Min, K.-B., Rutqvist, J. and Vilarrasa, V., 2020. Special Issue “Observations of Coupled Processes in Fractured Geological Media at Various Space and Time”. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 53: 4309-4311. (link)
  3. Zareidarmiyan, A., Salarirad, H., Vilarrasa, V., Kim, K.-I-, Lee, J. and Min, K.-B., 2020. Comparison of numerical codes for coupled Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical simulations of fractured media. Journal of Rock Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 12(4): 850-865. (link)
  4. Delkhahi. B., Nassery, H.R., Vilarrasa, V., Alijani, F. and Ayora, C., 2020. Impacts of natural CO₂ leakage on groundwater chemistry of aquifers from the Hamadan Province, Iran. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 96: 103001. (link)
  5. Vilarrasa, V., Makhnenko, R. and Parisio, F., 2020. Geomechanics and Fluid Flow in Geothermal Systems. Geofluids, Article ID 6085738. (link)



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