Walters, R. J., Zoback, M. D., Baker, J. W., and Beroza, G. C. 2015. Characterizing and Responding to Seismic Risk Associated with Earthquakes Potentially Triggered by Fluid Disposal and Hydraulic Fracturing. Seismological Research Letters 86(4):1–9, doi: 10.1785/0220150048.
(in press) Viscoplastic Deformation of the Bakken and Adjacent Formations and its Relation to Hydraulic Fracture Growth ISRM 2015
Boyle, K. and M.D. Zoback, The Stress State of the Northwest Geysers, CA Geothermal Field and Implications for Fault-Controlled Fluid Flow, Bull. Seismol. Soc. Amer, Vol. 104, No. 5, pp.-, October 2014.
Chang, C., E. Mallman and M.D. Zoback (2014). Time-Dependent Subsidence Associated with Drainage-Induced Compaction in Gulf of Mexico Shales Bounding a Severely
Depleted Gas Reservoir, AAPG Bulletin, V. 98, No. 6 (June 2014), PP. 1145-1159.
Al Ismail, I. Maytham, S. Hol, J. S., Reece and M. D. Zoback (2014), The Effect of CO2 Adsorption on Permeability Anisotropy in the Eagle Ford Shale. URTeC 1921520, Denver, Colorado, USA, 25-27 August 2014.
Johri, M., E. M. Dunham, M. D. Zoback, and Z. Fang (2014),Predicting fault damage zones by modeling dynamic rupture propagation and comparison with field observations, J.Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 119, doi:10.1002/ 2013JB010335.
Sone H. and M. D. Zoback (2014). Time-dependent deformation of shale gas reservoir rocks and its long-term effect on the in situ state of stress. International Journal of Rock Mechanics & Mining Sciences 69 (2014) 120–132, July 2014
Yang, Y. and M. D. Zoback (2014). The role of preexisting fractures and faults during multistage hydraulic fracturing in the Bakken Formation. Interpretation, Vol. 2, No. 3 (August 2014); p. SG25–SG39, 20
Das, I. and M.D. Zoback, Long-period, long-duration seismic events during hydraulic stimulation of shale and tight gas reservoirs — Part 1: Waveform characteristics, Geophysics, v. 78, no. 6 (November-December 2013), P. 1–12, 13 FIGS.
Das, I. and M.D. Zoback, Long-period long-duration seismic events during hydraulic stimulation of shale and tight gas reservoirs — Part 2: Location and mechanisms, Geophysics, v. 78, no. 6 (November-December 2013), KS97–KS105.
Johri, M. and M.D. Zoback, The Evolution of Stimulated Reservoir Volume during Hydraulic Stimulation of Shale Gas Formations, URTeC 1575434, Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC) held in Denver, Colorado, USA, 12-14 August 2013.
Skurtveit. E, A. Torabi, R. H. Gabrielsen, M.D. Zoback (2013). Experimental investigation of deformation mechanisms during shear-enhanced compaction in poorly lithified sandstone and sand. Journal of Geophysical Research:Solid Earth, Vol. 118,1-18, doi: 10.1002/jrgb.50342, August 2013.
Sone, H and M.D. Zoback, Mechanical properties of shale-gas reservoir rocks — Part 1: Static and dynamic elastic properties and anisotropy, Geophysics, v. 78, no. 5 (September-Octorber 2013), D381-D392.
Sone, H and M.D. Zoback, Mechanical properties of shale-gas reservoir rocks — Part 2: Ductile creep, brittle strength, and their relation to the elastic modulus, Geophysics, v. 78, no. 5 (September-October 2013), D393–D402.
Yang, Y., M.D. Zoback, M. Simon and T. Dohmen, URTec 1575434, An Integrated Geomechanical and Microseismic Study of Multi-Well Hydraulic Fracture Stimulation in the Bakken Formation, URTeC 1580301, paper presented in Unconventional Resources Technology Conference in Denver, CO, U.S.A., 12-14 August 2013.
Zoback, M.D. and S.M. Gorelick, Response to Juanes et al.: Evidence that earthquake triggering could render long-term carbon storage unsuccessful in many regions, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., v. 109, no. 52, E3624.
Hurd, O. and M.D. Zoback, Regional stress orientations and slip compatibility of earthquake focal planes in the New Madrid seismic zone, Seismological Res. Letters, v. 83, no. 4, July/August 2012. doi: 10.1785/0220 110122.
Zoback, M.D., A. Kohli, I. Das and M. McClure, The importance of slow slip on faults during hydraulic fracturing of a shale gas reservoirs, SPE 155476, SPE Americas Unconventional Resources Conference held in Pittsburgh, PA, USA 5-7 June, 2012.
Zoback, M.D. and S.M. Gorelick, Earthquake triggering and large-scale geologic storage of carbon dioxide, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., v. 109, no. 26, 10164-10168. www.pnas.org/cgi/doi/10.1073/pnas.1202473109.