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A.R. Brandt, G.A. Heath, D. Cooley. Methane leaks from natural gas systems follow extreme distributions. Environmental Science & Technology. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b04303 

Horner, R.M., C.B. Harto, R.B. Jackson. E.R. Lowry, A.R. Brandt, T.W. Yeskoo, D.J. Murphy; C.E. Clark. (2016) Water use and management in the Bakken shale oil play of North Dakota Environmental Science & Technology. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b04079;

Kang, C.A., A.R. Brandt, L. Durlofsky, I. Jayaweera. Assessment of advanced solvent-based post-combustion CO2 capture processes using a bi-objective optimization technique. Applied Energy. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.07.062 

Kemp, C.E., A.P. Ravikumar, A.R. Brandt (2016). Comparing natural gas leakage detection technologies using an open-source “virtual gas field” simulator. Environmental Science & Technology. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b06068

Kort, E.A., M.L. Smith, L.T. Murray, A. Gvakharia, A.R. Brandt, J. Peischl, T.B. Ryerson, C. Sweeney, K. Travis (2015). Fugitive emissions from the Bakken shale illustrate role of shale production in global ethane shift. Geophysical Research Letters. DOI: 10.1002/2016GL068703

Lyon, D.R.; R.A. Alvarez; D. Zavala-Araiza; A.R. Brandt; R.B. Jackson; S.P. Hamburg (2016). Aerial surveys of elevated hydrocarbon emissions from oil and gas production sites. Environmental Science & Technology. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b00705

Peischl, J. A. Karion, C. Sweeney, E. A. Kort, M. L. Smith, A.R. Brandt, T. Yeskoo, K.C. Aikin, S.A. Conley, M. Trainer, S. Wolter, and T.B. Ryerson. Quantifying atmospheric methane emissions from oil and natural gas production in the Bakken shale region of North Dakota. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres. DOI: 10.1002/2015JD024631

Sweeney Smith, S., A. Calbry-Muzyka, A.R. Brandt (2016). Improved exergetic life cycle assessment using matrix reduction technique. International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment. DOI: 10.1007/s11367-016-1118-5

Vafi, K. A.R. Brandt. GHGfrack: A model for estimating greenhouse gas emissions from drilling vertical and directional wells and hydraulic fracturing. Environmental Science & Technology. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b01940


Brandt, A.R., D. Millstein, L. Jin, J.G. Englander (2015). Air quality impacts from well stimulation. An Independent Scientific Assessment of Well Stimulation in California, Volume II: Potential Environmental Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing and Acid Stimulations. California Council on Science and Technology, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, July 2015.