1997 Meeting Abstracts


This is a listing of abstracts arranged alphabetically by author.  To find an abstract by title, search through the technical program to find the talk of interest, and click there to view the abstract.
 
  • AL-TAWIL, AUS and READ, J. FRED - High Resolution Surface/Subsurface Correlation of Late Mississippian Carbonate Sequences in The Appalachian Basin
  • ANDERSON, WARREN H., MORRIS, LANCE G., and SPARKS, THOMAS - Semi-Automated Data Capture for Vectorizing Geologic Quadrangle Maps in Kentucky
  • ANDREWS, ROBERT E., THACKER, ERNEST E. and WEISENFLUH, GERALD A. - Regional Mapping of Coal Beds in Kentucky
  • BALDASSARE, F. J. and LAUGHREY*, CHRISTOPHER D. - Identifying the Sources of Stray Methane Using Geochemical and Isotopic Fingerprinting
  • BARANOSKI , MARK T. and WATTS, DOYLE - Cambrian hydrocarbon potential in the region of the Serpent Mound disturbance of southern Ohio
  • BARTON, ANDREW C., and BAIR, E. SCOTT - Assessment of Ground-Water Quality Impacts Caused by Land Spreading of Saline Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Solid Wastes
  • BARTON, C.D. and KARATHANASIS, A.D. - Aerobic and Anaerobic Metal Attenuation Processes in a Constructed Wetland Treating Acid Mine Drainage
  • BEAR, GLENN W., RUDMAN, ALBERT J., RUPP, JOHN A., and STEFFENSEN, CARL - Precambrian/Cambrian Rifting in the southern Illinois Basin: A potential new hydrocarbon province
  • BEARDSLEY, RICHARD - Structural and stratigraphic implications of the north bounding fault of the Rome Trough in northeast Kentucky and western West Virginia
  • BROWN, LEWIS R., VADIE, ALEX A., and STEPHENS, JAMES O. - Field Demonstration of the Ability of In-Situ Microorganisms in the Oil-Bearing Formations to Modify Waterflooding Profiles
  • CAO YUNXING, and LIU RUIXUN - The Deformation Metamorphism of Tectonic Coal and Its Application in Geological Mining Hazards
  • CARROLL, RICHARD E., and PASHIN, JACK C. - Tectonic and Hydrologic Influences on Coalification and Hydrocarbon Generation in the Warrior and Cahaba Coal Fields, Alabama
  • ABSTRACT WITHDRAWN: CHERKAUER, DOUGLAS S., CARLSON, DOUGLAS A., U., SCHULZE-MAKUCH, DIRK,  and ROVEY, CHARLES W. - The distribution of hydraulic conductivity within the dolomite aquifer of southern Wisconsin and its relation to system sedimentology
  • CHESNUT, D.R., JR., NUTTALL, B.C., EBLE, C.F., HOWER, J.C., GREB, S.F., HIETT, J.K. - Coalbed Methane in Kentucky
  • CHILDRESS, MICHAEL T. - The Interface of Science and Politics: A Porous or Impermeable Boundary?
  • CLARKSON, C. R., and BUSTIN, R.M. - High pressure adsorption/desorption isotherms: application to predicting reservoir capacity and drainage
  • CLUFF, ROBERT M., CLUFF, SUZANNE G., and MURPHY, CATHERINE M. - Devonian shale gas resource assessment, Illinois basin
  • COBB, JAMES C. and WEISENFLUH, GERALD A. - Coal Resource Estimates in Kentucky - Historical Perspective
  • COHEN, ARTHUR D., GAGE, CHRISTIAN P., and MOORE, WILLARD S., and VANPELT, ROBERT S. - Combining Micropetrographic and Palynologic Methods to Improve Paleoecological Interpretations of Peat Deposits: Examples from a Carolina Bay in South Carolina and the Everglades of Florida
  • COLLINS, STEVEN L. - Multivariate Coal Rank Trends and Anomalies in the Eastern Kentucky Coalfield and Their Relation to Orogenic Fluids and Basement Features
  • CONOLLY, CAROL L., and KRUEGER, ALEX J. - The Coal Availability Studies in Indiana: A Summary
  • COPLEY, DAVID L. - A 3-D Seismic and Aeromagnetic Case Study, Western New York
  • CROWLEY, SHARON S., PALMER, CURTIS A., KOLKER, ALLAN, FINKELMAN, ROBERT B., KOLB, KATHLEEN C., and WILLETT, JASON C. - Modes of Occurrence of HAPs Elements in Samples from the Pittsburgh, Elkhorn/Hazard, and Illinois No. 6 Coal Beds
  • DENNISON, JOHN M., FILER, JONATHAN K., CAVALLO, LARRY J.,  DRAKE, ROBERT A., and MIDDLETON, JEREMY D. - Subsurface to Surface: Use of Outcrop Gamma-ray Logs to Interpret Structurally Complex Exposures of Appalachian Devonian Strata
  • EARLE, DAVID R., ELLIS, RICHARD K., and HOLMES, ALLEN W., JR. - Continuing Cambro-Ordovician Exploration in the Stephens Area, Elliott County, Kentucky
  • ETTENSOHN, FRANK R., and KULP, MARK A. - Stratigraphic and Structural Framework Of Granville-like Lithologies in the Tanglewood Member, Middle and Upper Ordovician Lexington Limestone, Central Kentucky
  • ETTENSOHN, FRANK R.; KULP, M. A. and RAST, N. - Recognition of Seismogenic Influence During Paleozoic Epicontinental Sedimentation: Examples from the Middle Ordovician Lexington Limestone, Central Kentucky
  • EVANGELOU, V. P. and SETA, A. K. - Influence Of Bicarbonate On Pyrite Oxidation
  • FAN PU, YING GUANGGUO, and CHENG KEMING - Geochemical Study of Oil Derived from Coal
  • FAUSNAUGH, JAMES M. - Eh-pH Relationships in Near Surface Hydrocarbon Geochemical Anomalies
  • FAUSNAUGH, JAMES M. - A Novel Microbial Survey Method for the Detection of Near Surface Hydrocarbon Microseepage
  • FISHER, R. STEPHEN - Geologic and Geochemical Controls on Radioactivity in Pro-duced Water and Scale
  • FOWLER, MICHAEL L., SAFLEY, L. EUGENE, and YOUNG, MARK A. - Reservoir Characterization Efforts for Improved Recovery Guided by Attention to Reservoir Management Context in the Citronelle Field, a Fluvial Reservoir in the Rodessa Formation (Cretaceous), South Alabama
  • FRANK, M.C. - Palaeoenvironmental study of the Palaeocene Souris Lignite, Ravenscrag Formation, Southern Saskatchewan, Canada: Implications for ancestral Tertiary mire development
  • FRIEDMAN, GERALD M. - Fluvial Catskill Magnafacies of New York Dates an Acadian Event of Hydrothermal Circulation at Iapetus Mid-Ocean Spreading Ridges
  • GASCHNITZ, ROLAND, KROOSS, BERNHARD M. and LITTKE, RALF - Coalbed Methane: Adsorptive Gas Storage Capacity of Coal Seams in the Upper Carboniferous of the Ruhr Basin, Germany
  • GLICK, DAVID C.; MITCHELL, GARETH D. and DAVIS, ALAN - Coal Sample Preservation in Foil Multilaminate Bags
  • GLUSKOTER, HAL - Assessing the Nation's Coal Resources: The Role of a Federal Agency
  • GREB, STEPHEN F., and CHESNUT, DONALD R., JR. - Earth Science Education: Linking Kentucky to the World
  • GRIGSBY, JEFFRY D. - Petrography, Petrophysics, and Stratigraphy in the Basin Analysis Laboratory at Ball State University: Application to the Oil and Gas Industry
  • GRUBE, J.P., CROCKETT,J.E., HUFF, B.G., LEETARU, H.E., MORSE, D.G., SEYLER, B. and UDEGBUNAM, E.O. - Reservoir Compartmentalization and Management Strategies: Lessons Learned in the Illinois Basin
  • HARRIS, DAVID C. and SPARKS, THOMAS N. - Industry-Government Research Partnerships: An Example from the Mississippian of Eastern Kentucky
  • HARRIS, NICHOLAS B. - Detrital and Geochemical Control on Chlorite Grain-Coats in Sandstones
  • HARRISON, III, WILLIAM B. and ATEKWANA, ESTELLA - Reservoir Properties And Hydrocarbon Potential In Cambrian And Lower Ordovician Strata In The Michigan Basin
  • HE PING - Ultralaminae in Humic Coals
  • HESTER, NORMAN C. - Economic Application of Modeling Peat-Forming Depositional Environments
  • HOHMAN, JOHN C., and KEITH, BRIAN D. - Buried Alive! The demise of the Upper Ordovician carbonate platform in the Illinois Basin and Cincinnati Arch areas.
  • HOHMAN, JOHN C., and KEITH, BRIAN D. - The Sebree Trough - did it really exist? Upper Ordovician sequence stratigraphy provides an answer
  • HOLMES, ALLEN W., JR. - Western Newfoundland Onshore Oil and Gas Potential with Emphasis on the Carboniferous Basins
  • HOWER, JAMES C., and EBLE, CORTLAND F. - Petrographic and Chemical Variation in Coal Feed to a Kentucky Power Plant
  • JACOBEEN, FRANK H., JR. - An Adduction Zone - A Precursor to a Subduction Zone
  • JOHNSON, W. I., FELBER, BETTY, SUTTERFIELD, F. DEXTER, and CARROLL, HERBERT B. - Petroleum Technology Advances Through Applied Research by Independent Oil Producers, Four Case Studies
  • KEIGHIN, C.W., and HETTINGER, R.D. - Depositional dip-oriented cross-section through the Lower Silurian "Clinton" sands and Medina Group in northeastern Ohio and western Pennsylvania
  • KHETANI, AMY B., and READ, J. FRED - Sequence Stratigraphic Framework of Early Mississippian Mound-Bearing, Ramp Margin Facies, Fort Payne-Warsaw-Salem, Kentucky
  • KIM, JUNGHYUN; WAGNER*, THOMAS; KUSS, JOCHEN; and BACHMANN, MARTINA - Organic Facies And Thermal Maturity Of Lower Cretaceous Sediments In Northern Sinai (Egypt)
  • KUEHN, KENNETH W. - Oil-Finding Strategy for the Warsaw Limestone (Meramecian) of Warren County, Kentucky
  • KUUSKRAA, VELLO; KELAFANT, JONATHAN, and KUUSKRAA, JASON A. - A Critical Look At the Geologic and Reservoir Controls on Producing Appalachian Basin Coalbed Methane
  • LEETARU, HANNES E. - Natural Resources and Sequence Stratigraphy of Aux Vases Sandstone
  • LEONARD, KARL W. - Allostratigraphy of an Abbreviated Section: The Muscatatuck Group (Middle Devonian) in Southern Indiana
  • LIN, RUI; DZOU, LEON; DOYLE, KEVIN and JARDINE, ERIC - Far-East Tertiary Coal-Related Petroleum System
  • LU XIANCAI, HU WENXUAN, ZHOU GUANGJIA, MIAO DEYU, and CHEN ZHILIN - Study of Structure and Biomarkers of Organic-Clay Complexes in Immature Oil Source Rocks, Shengli Oil Field, China
  • MARKOWSKI, ANTONETTE K., GRADY, WILLIAM C., and MATCHEN, DAVID L. - Coalbed Methane Resources in the Northern Appalachian Coal Basin, Southwestern Pennsylvania and North-Central West Virginia
  • MARTIN, JOHN P. - Developing Viable Industry-Government Oil and Gas Research Partnerships
  • MASTALERZ, MARIA and KVALE, ERIK P. - Organic petrology and geochemistry in Pennsylvanian tidally-influenced sediments from SW Indiana
  • MATYJASIK, MAREK and ECKSTEIN, YORAM - Surfactant-Enhanced Remediation of Saturated Ottawa Sand Contaminated by Ethylbenzene
  • MAY, MICHAEL T. - Gas Chromatography - Its Not Just For Source Rocks Anymore: An Environmental Case Study At The Lexington-Bluegrass Army Depot Site, Fayette County, Kentucky
  • McCOLLOCH, GAYLE H., JR., NEIDIG, CRAIG, FEDORKO, NICK, MAKI, EDWIN, HOLLIDAY, ROBERT, and DESAI, CHETAN - West Virginia's Mineral Lands Mapping Program
  • McDONALD, JAMES and WICKSTROM, LAWRENCE H. - Digital Oil-and-Gas-Well Spot Maps for Ohio
  • MILICI, R .C. and RYDER, R. T. - Regional Unconformities Beneath Source beds and Geologic Constraints on Deep Plays in the Appalachian Basin.
  • MORRIS, JAMES R. - Cyclone Reef 3D Seismic Study
  • MUKHOPADHYAY, P. K., MACDONALD, D.J., CALDER, J.H., HUGHES, J.D., SIMOUN, A., and HATCHER, P.G. - Composition and Maturity of Appalachian Coals from Nova Scotia: Their Relationship to Methane Generation and Adsorption, Development of Micropores and Permeability
  • MUSHRUSH, GEORGE W. and MOSE, DOUGLAS G. - Evidence On the Usability of Shale Oil as Jet Fuel
  • NOLDE, JACK E. and SPEARS, DAVID B. - Coalbed Methane Development in the Virginia Portion of the Central Appalachian Basin
  • NUCCIO, VITO F., WANDREY, CRAIG J., RYDER, ROBERT T., and HARRIS, ANITA G. - Thermal Maturity and Petroleum Generation of Middle Ordovician Black Shale Source Rocks, Central Appalachian Basin--Controls on Oil and Gas in Lower Silurian Low-Permeability Sandstone Reservoirs
  • OBERMAJER, MARK; STASIUK, LAVERN D.; FOWLER, MARTIN G. and OSADETZ, KIRK G. - Acritarch Fluorescence as a New Thermal Maturity Indicator
  • OBERMAJER, MARK; STASIUK, LAVERN D.; FOWLER, MARTIN G. and OSADETZ, KIRK G. - A comparative examination of organic geochemistry and petrology of Upper Devonian to Early Mississippian epicontinental black shales from Canada
  • PADGETT, PENNY L., and HOWER, JAMES C. - Hardgrove Grindability Study of Powder River Basin and Appalachian Coal Components in the Blend to a Midwestern Power Station
  • PASHIN, JACK C., and GROSHONG, JR., RICHARD H. - Area Balance in Extensional Structures: Comparison Between the Black Warrior and Gulf Coast Basins
  • PRECHT, W.F., and ARONSON, R.B. - Compositional changes in reef sediments related to changes in coral reef community structure
  • QIN YONG, ZHONG NINGNING, and ZHANG YOUSHENG - Graptolite reflectance in the Ordovician shales from the Tarim Basin, Ordos Basin and Lower Yangtze, China
  • QIN YONG - Evolution and its stages of the optical properties of high-rank coal macerals in China
  • QUINN, LAURA C. and HAYWICK, DOUGLAS W. - Petrographic and Geochemical Changes in Biogenic Aragonite During Dissolution
  • RESCH, RHONE A. - EPA'S Natural Gas STAR Program: Using A Voluntary Approach to Reduce Oil and Natural Gas Emissions
  • REYNOLDS, DOUGLAS W., JR. - Evidence for the presence of hydrocarbon charge in the Knox and pre-Knox rocks of the Rough Creek Graben
  • REYNOLDS, DOUGLAS W., JR. - Reservoirs and hydrocarbons of the Narge Creek block: Anatomy of a field extension in a mature area
  • RILEY, RONALD A. - Technology Alliance to Examine Reservoir Characterization for Enhanced Recovery Potential in the East Canton Field, Ohio
  • RIMSTIDT, DANIEL L. - Deregulation's Impact on Resource Studies
  • ROBISON, C. R. - Organic Facies in Cretaceous Hydrocarbon Source Rocks, Indus Basin, Southern Pakistan
  • ROCHER, DON L., TRADER, ROGER K., and STARLING, ROGER A. - A biomarker-derived paleo-redox indicator
  • ROTH, BRYAN L. - Reflection Configuration and Paleotopography of Rose Run Sandstone Remnants in Ohio
  • RUTLEDGE, JAMES - Are the Shallow Oil Reservoirs of South-Central Kentucky Undergoing Natural, Microseismic Deformation?
  • RYDER, R. T., REPETSKI, J. E., and HARRIS, A. G. - Potential Hydrocarbon Reservoirs and Source Rocks in Cambrian and Ordovician Strata and Their Thermal Maturity, Eastern Kentucky and Adjoining West Virginia
  • SAFLEY, L. EUGENE - Reservoir Management Techniques Applied in East Randolph Field, Portage County, Ohio: Final Results
  • SEYLER, BEVERLY - Low Resistivity in Aux Vases Sandstone Reservoirs in the Illinois Basin Linked to Clay Minerals Coating Sand Grains
  • SMITH, LANGHORNE B., and READ*, J. FRED - High-Resolution Sequence Stratigraphy of Late Mississippian (Chesterian) Carbonate and Mixed Carbonate-clastic Reservoir Facies in the Illinois Basin: An Outcrop and Core Study
  • SMOSNA, RICHARD, and BRUNER, KATHY R. - Porosity Pathways for Devonian Reservoir Sandstones of Pennsylvania
  • STAGG, ALAN K. and SMITH*, GREGORY C. - Preparation of Coal Reserve/Resource Estimates - A Consultant's Perspective
  • STEINHAUFF, D. MARK, and WALKER, KENNETH R. - Relationship Of Middle Ordovician Late Stage Diagenesis To Diagenesis Of Lower Ordovician Upper Knox Carbonates In East Tennessee
  • TILDEN, SCOTT J. - 3D University/Industry Relations - 4D Seismic Technology
  • TREWORGY, COLIN G., KOROSE*, CHRISTOPHER P., CHENOWETH, CHERI A., and MCBETH, JAMIE L. - Coal Resources in Illinois Available for Efficient, Low-cost Mining
  • TRUMAN, JAMES T. - Coal Economics - A Factor to Consider for Reserve Evaluations
  • TSUZUKI, N.,YOKOYAMA, Y., TAKAYAMA, K., SUZUKI, M., and TAKEDA, N. - Kinetic Modeling of Oil Cracking
  • WAGNER, THOMAS - Deposition of Organic Matter To The Modern and Pleistocene Equatorial Atlantic: Links with African Climate and Marine Productivity
  • WAGNER, THOMAS, PLETSCH, THOMAS, and KUHNT, WOLFGANG - Cretaceous to Late Oligocene Development of Sedimentary and Organic Facies at ODP Leg 159: Paleoenvironmental Implications for the Eastern Equatorial Atlantic
  • WANG FEIYU, HE PING, HAO SHISHENG - Origin of Chinese lacustrine high-wax oils and organic petrology of its source rocks
  • WANG FEIYU, HE PING, ZHAO CHANGYI, and ZHANG SHICHANG - Organic petrological characteristics and hydrocarbon generation of Jurassic source rocks in the Northwest of China
  • WARWICK, PETER D., MILICI, ROBERT C., LANDIS, EDWIN R., MUKHOPADHYAY, ABHIJIT, and ADHIKARI, S. - The character of Permian coking and non-coking coal in the Sohagpur Coal Field, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • WICKS, JOHN L., and WICKSTROM, LAWRENCE H. - Structural evolution of the Killbuck Dome, east-central Ohio
  • WOOD, J.R., PENNINGTON, W.D., and HARRISON, W.B. - Recovery of Bypassed Oil in the Dundee Formation Using Horizontal Drains
  • WUNSCH, DAVID R. - Hydrodynamics of the Shallow Salt-Water Interface in the Unglaciated Appalachian Plateau
  • ZAGGER, GLENN W. - Geochemical Analogs of Hydrocarbon Reservoirs in the Appalachian and Illinois Basin
  • ZHOU XINGXI, WANG HONGJUN, CHEN YICAI and XU ZHIMING - The study on the contributing factors of phase state of condensate gas: Examples from Tarim Basin