Dr Andrew Bunger: researching hydraulic fracturing and drilling mechanics

In this article

  1. Overview
  2. Publishing History

Publishing History

Page 2 of 2

Dr Andrew Bunger: publishing history

Journals and special collections

Bunger AP. 2009. Stochastic analysis of core discing for estimation of in situ stress. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering. In Press.

Bunger AP. 2009. The Mandel-Cryer Effect in Chemoporoelasticity. International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics. In Press.

Jeffrey RG, Bunger AP, Zhang X, Rohde AH, Chen ZR. 2009. Research for Industry. Oilfield Technology, December 2009:37-40.

Jeffrey RG, Bunger AP. A Detailed Comparison of Experimental and Numerical Data on Hydraulic Fracture Height Growth through Stress Contrasts. SPE Journal. In Press.

Bunger AP, Detournay E. 2008. Experimental Validation of the Tip Asymptotics for a Fluid-Driven Fracture. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 56(11): 3101-3115.

Bunger AP. 2008. A rigorous tool for evaluating the importance of viscous dissipation in sill formation: It's in the tip. In Annen C and Zellmer G. (eds). Dynamics of Crustal Magma Transfer, Storage, and Differentiation. Geological Society, London, Special Publications. 304: 71-81.

Bunger AP, Jeffrey RG, Detournay E. 2008. Evolution and morphology of saucer-shaped sills in analog experiments. In: Thompson K and Petford N. (eds). Structure and Emplacement of High-Level Magmatic Systems. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 302: 109-120.

Bunger AP, Detournay E. 2007. Early time solution for a penny-shaped hydraulic fracture. Journal of Engineering Mechanics – ASCE. 133(5): 534-540.

Bunger AP. 2006. A photometry method for measuring the opening of fluid-filled fractures. Measurement Science and Technology. 17: 3237-3244.

Bunger AP, Bunger, Detournay E, Jeffrey RG. 2005. Crack tip behavior in near-surface fluid-driven fracture experiments. Comptes Rendus Mecanique. 333: 299-304.

Bunger AP, Detournay E. 2005. Asymptotic solution for a penny-shaped near-surface hydraulic fracture. Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 72(16): 2468-2486.

Bunger AP, Detournay E, Garagash DI. 2005. Toughness-dominated hydraulic fracture with leak-off.  International Journal of Fracture. 134(2): 175-190.

Bunger AP, Jeffrey RG, Detournay E. 2005. Experimental investigation of crack opening asymptotics for fluid-driven fracture. Strength, Fracture, and Complexity. 3(2-4): 139-147.

Patents

Bunger AP, Detournay E. 2007. Apparatus and Method to Characterise the Chemoporomechanical Properties of a Rock Formation. Australian Patent. Filed November 2007.

Client reports

Bunger AP. 2007. Analysis of fragmentation of the Blanche 1 core. CSIRO Petroleum Confidential Report No. 07-070.

Technical reports

Bunger AP. 2009. Modelling the influence of magma body forces on the growth of igneous sills and laccoliths. CSIRO Petroleum Confidential Report No. 09-057.

Bunger AP. 2008. The chemoporoelastic Mandel-Cryer effect. CSIRO Petroleum Confidential Report No. 08-055.

Bunger AP, Detournay E. 2008. Scaling relationships for magma-driven intrusions. CSIRO Petroleum Open Report No. 08-004.

Bunger AP. 2006. Chemoporoelastic solution for a reactive shale ball and implications for parameter estimation. CSIRO Petroleum Confidential Report No. 06-074.

Bunger AP, Detournay E. 2003. Toughness-dominated hydraulic fracture with leak-o®. CSIRO Petroleum Unrestricted Report No. 03-002.

Conference papers

Meyer G, Larking A, Jeffrey R, Bunger AP. 2010. Olympic Dam EGS Project. Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2010. April 25-29. Bali, Indonesia.

Jeffrey RG, Bunger AP, Lecampion B, Zhang X, Chen ZR, van As A, Allison D, De Beer W, Dudley JW, Siebrits E, Thiercelin M, Mainguy M. 2009. Measuring Hydraulic Fracture Growth in Naturally Fractured Rock. 2009 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition. 4-7 October 2009. New Orleans, Louisiana.

Garagash DI, Rohde AH, Bunger AP. 2009. Leading Edge of a Hydraulic Fracture Crossing a Stress Boundary. Proceedings 12th International Conference on Fracture. July 12-17 2009. Ottawa, Canada.

Rohde AH, Bunger AP. 2009. Fluid flow visualisation for hydraulic fracture experiments. Proceedings Second Thailand Rock Mechanics Symposium. March 12-13 2009. Chonburi, Thailand.

Lakirouhani A, Bunger AP, Detournay E. 2008. Modeling initiation of hydraulic fractures from a wellbore. Proceedings 5th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium. November 24-26 2008, Tehran, Iran.

Bunger AP, Detournay E. 2008. A novel approach to improve wellbore stability in shale through rapid chemoporoelastic characterisation of drill cuttings. Proceedings 1st Southern Hemisphere Rock Mechanics Symposium Volume II. September 16-19 2008. Perth, Australia. Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, Australia, 2008, pp 615-624.

Wu R, Bunger AP, Jeffrey RG, Siebrits E. 2008. A comparison of numerical and experimental results of hydraulic fracture growth into a zone of lower confining stress. Proceedings 2nd U.S.-Canada Rock Mechanics Symposium. June 29-July 2 2008. San Francisco, USA. Paper ARMA 08-267.

Bunger AP. 2007. Theoretical analysis of a shale ball subjected to chemoporomechanical loading. In: Eberhardt E, Stead D and Morrison T. (eds). Rock Mechanics: Meeting Society's Challenges and Demands - Proceedings 1st Canada-U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium. Vancouver, Canada, May 27-31, 2007. Taylor and Francis Group, London, 1691-1699.

Detournay E, Peirce AP, Bunger AP. 2007. Viscosity dominated hydraulic fractures. In: Eberhardt E, Stead D and Morrison T. (eds). Rock Mechanics: Meeting Society's Challenges and Demands-Proceedings 1st Canada-U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium, Vancouver, Canada, May 27-31 2007. Taylor and Francis Group, London, 1649-1656.

Jeffrey, RG, Bunger AP. 2007. A Detailed Comparison of Experimental and Numerical Data on Hydraulic Fracture Height Growth through Stress Contrasts. Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference. College Station, Texas, Jan 29-31. SPE 106030.

Bunger AP, Detournay E, Garagash D, Peirce A. 2007. Numerical simulation of hydraulic fracturing in the viscosity dominated regime.  Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference. College Station, Texas, Jan 29-31. SPE 106115.

Detournay E, Bunger AP. 2006. Plane Strain Propagation of a Shallow Hydraulic Fracture. Eurock 06 - International Symposium on Rock Mechanics. Liége, Belgium, May 9-12.

Bunger AP, Jeffrey RG, Detournay E. 2005. Application of Scaling Laws to Laboratory-Scale Hydraulic Fractures. In Chen G, Huang S, Zhou W, and Tinucci J. (eds). Alaska Rocks 2005 - Proc. 40th U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium, Paper 818.

Bunger AP, Jeffrey RG, Detournay E. 2005. Experimental investigation of crack opening asymptotics for fluid-driven fracture. In: Proc. 11th International Conference on Fracture, Paper 3773.

Bunger AP, Jeffrey RG, Detournay E. 2004. Toughness-dominated near-surface hydraulic fracture experiments. In: Yale D, Willson S and Abou-Sayed A. (eds). Gulf Rocks 2004 - Proc. 6th North American Rock Mechanics Symposium, Paper 468.

Bunger AP, Crouch SL. 2003. Investigation of two-dimensional crack growth in compression using moiré interferometry. In: Culligan PJ, Einstein HH, Whittle AJ. (eds). Soil Rock America 2003 - Proc. 12th Panamerican Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, 945-951.

Abstracts

Bunger AP, Cruden, AR. 2009. Modelling the Influence of Magma Weight on the Growth of Laccoliths and Large Mafic Sills. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 14-18. EOS Trans. AGU 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T13A-1842.

Cruden AR, Mazzarini F, Bunger AP, Musumeci G. 2009. Geometry, scaling relationships and emplacement dynamics of a ca. 6 Ma shallow felsic sill complex, Calamita Peninsula, Elba Island, Italy. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 14-18. EOS Trans. AGU 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T13A-1843.

Bunger AP. 2008. Experimental validation of hydraulic fracture tip asymptotics. Inaugural International Conference of the Engineering Mechanics Institute (EM08), May 18-21. Minneapolis, MN.

Bunger AP, Detournay E. 2007. Scaling relationships for deep and shallow magma-driven intrusions. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 10-14. EOS Trans. AGU 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V11A-0369.

Bunger AP, Detournay E. 2006. A rigorous tool for evaluating the importance of viscous dissipation in sill formation: It is in the tip. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 11-15. EOS Trans. AGU 87(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V23D-0655.

Zhang X, Bunger AP. 2006. Modeling Mechanisms of Saucer-Shaped Sill Formation. American Geo-physical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 11-15. EOS Trans. AGU 87(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V11B-0575.

Polteau S, Mazzini A, Bunger AP, Galland O, Planke S, Neumann E-R, Malthe-Srrensen A, Svensen H, Ferre E. 2006. Saucer morphologies of magmatic intrusions and sand injectites. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 11-15. EOS Trans. AGU 87(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V11B-0574.

Bunger AP. 2006. Saucer-shaped sill geometry as an indicator of the parameters governing emplacement. European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, April 2-7. Geophysical Research Abstracts 8:03234.

Bunger AP, Jeffrey RG, Detournay E. 2006. An experimental study on the geometry of saucer-shaped fluid-driven fractures. In: K. Thomson ed. Abstracts of the Lasi II: Physical geology of subvolcanic systems: Laccoliths, Sills, and Dykes. Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland. April 1st-3rd 2006. Visual Geosciences, DOI:10.1007/s10069-006-0002-z, pp. 1-3.

Bunger AP, Jeffrey RG, Detournay E. 2005. The Geometry of Shallow Sills and Hydraulic Fractures. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 5-9. EOS Trans. AGU 6(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V24B-04.