Saturated heating and quenching of three crustal rocks and implications for thermal stimulation of permeability in geothermal reservoirs

Paul A. Siratovich, Marlène C. Villeneuve, James W. Cole, Ben M. Kennedy, Florence Bégué

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78 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)265-280
Number of pages16
JournalInternational Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2015
Externally publishedYes


  • Elastic moduli
  • Geothermal stimulation
  • Microstructure
  • Permeability enhancement
  • Thermal cracking
  • Thermal stress

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