Indiana University Bloomington

Selected Abstracts

2005

Ripley, E.M., Li, C., and Thakurta, J. (2005). Magmatic Cu-Ni-PGE mineralization at a convergent plate boundary: Preliminary mineralogic and isotopic studies of the Duke Island Complex, Alaska. Biennial meeting of the Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits, Bejing, China, August 2005.

Sarkar, A., Ripley, E.M., Li, C. (2005): Oxygen and hydrogen isotopic studies of the Uitkomst Ni-Cu sulfide deposit, South Africa: evidence of selective crustal contamination, multiple magma injection, and hydrothermal alteration. GSA Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, October 2005. [abstract]

Solano-Acosta, W,, M. Mastalerz, and A. Schimmelmann (2005). Micro-scale analysis of cleats: Implications for coalbed gas potential. 22nd Annual Meeting of The Society for Organic Petrology (TSOP), 11-14 September 2005, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.

Solano-Acosta, W., M. Mastalerz, J.A. Rupp, D. Strapoc, and A. Schimmelmann (2005). Coalbed gas potential in Pennsylvanian coal beds of Indiana. International Symposium on Coal Bed Methane, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, May 16-20, Alabama.

Strapoc, D., M. Mastalerz, A. Schimmelmann, and C. Eble (2005). Biogenic and thermogenic coalbed gas in the Illinois Basin: insight from compound-specific carbon isotopic ratios. IMOG 2005, Seville, Spain

Strapoc, D., A. Schimmelmann, and M. Mastalerz (2005). Microbially-derived methane in coalbed gases: compound-specific carbon-isotopic study of coalbed gases from the Illinois Basin, USA. European Society for Isotope Research (ESIR) VIII, Leipzig, 25-30 June 2005; UFZ-Report 02/2005, p. 122-123.

Strapoc, D., A. Schimmelmann, and M. Mastalerz (2005). Carbon isotope fractionation of methane and CO2 during gas desorption from coal, Illinois Basin, USA. European Society for Isotope Research (ESIR) VIII, Leipzig, 25-30 June 2005; UFZ-Report 02/2005, p. 143-144.

Strapoc, D., M. Mastalerz, and A. Schimmelmann (2005). Biogenic and thermogenic gas potentials of coalbeds in the SE Illinois Basin: compound-specific isotope ratios. 22nd International Meeting on Organic Geochemistry (22nd IMOG), Seville, Spain, 12-16 September 2005.

Strapoc, D., M. Mastalerz, and A. Schimmelmann (2005). Isotopic signatures of coalbed gases from high volatile bituminous coals and associated roof lithologies in Indiana, Illinois Basin, and their genetic implications. Gussow Geoscience Conference, March 9-11, 2005 - Coalbed methane: Back to the Basics of Coal Geology, Canmore, Alberta, Canada.

Thakurta, J., Ripley, E.M., and Li, C. (2005). Isotopic And Geochemical Studies Of Host Rock Pyroxenites Associated With CU-NI-PGE Mineralization in the Duke Island Complex, Alaska. GSA Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, October 2005. [abstract]

Walker, R., M. Mastalerz, S. Brassell, E. Elswick, J. Hower, and A. Schimmelmann (2005). Chemistry of thermally altered high volatile bituminous coals from southern Indiana. 22nd Annual Meeting of The Society for Organic Petrology (TSOP), 11-14 September 2005, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.

2004

Sarkar, A., Ripley, E.M., Li, C. (2004). Oxygen and hydrogen isotopic studies of hydrothermal alteration at the Jinchuan Ni-Cu deposit, China. GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, November 2004. [abstract]

Solano-Acosta, W., M. Mastalerz, J. Rupp, and A. Schimmelmann (2004). Sorption behavior of Indiana coals and their CO2 sequestration potential. Northeastern Session (39th Annual) and Southeastern Session (53rd Annual) Joint Meeting of the Geological Society of America, March 25-27, 2004. [abstract]

Solano-Acosta, W., J. A. Rupp, M. Mastalerz, and A. Schimmelmann (2004). Enhanced coalbed methane recovery and CO2 sequestration options in Indiana coals. 32nd International Geological Congress, August 23-28, Florence, Italy. [abstract]

Solano-Acosta, W., M. Mastalerz, and A. Schimmelmann (2004). Experimental CO2 adsorption in coal versus particle size: Implications for CO2 sequestration. AAPG-Eastern Section, October 3-6, 2004, Columbus, Ohio. [abstract]

Strapoc, D., M. Mastalerz, and A. Schimmelmann (2004). Carbon and hydrogen isotopic signatures of coalbed gases from Indiana; methodological and genetic implications. Geological Society of America (GSA) Annual Meeting, November 7-10, 2004, Denver, CO. [abstract]

Thakurta, J., Ripley, E.M., and Li, C. (2004). Mineralogic and Sulfur Isotopic Studies of Cu-Ni Mineralization in the Duke Island Complex, Alaska. GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, November 2004. [abstract]

2003

Drobniak A., M. Mastalerz, and A. Schimmelmann (2003) Gelification of xylites from brown coal, Bełchatów deposit, Central Poland. 21st International Meeting on Organic Geochemistry, September 8-12, 2003, Kraków, Poland, Book of Abstracts, Part II, 143-144.

Ripley E.M., C. Li, and A. Sarkar (2002) Sulfide mineral solution and redeposition at the Jinchuan Cu-Ni deposit: constraints from stable isotopic studies. Geological Society of America (GSA) Seattle Annual Meeting, November 2-5, 2003, abstract 93-2, p. 230. [abstract]

Rupp J., M. Mastalerz, G. Lis, and A. Schimmelmann (2003) C, H-isotope ratios of Indiana coalbed methanes and their genetic implications. 2003 Eastern Section AAPG / Eastern SPE Joint Meeting, 6-10 September 2003, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Final Program with Abstracts. [abstract]

Mondal S.K., E.M. Ripley, C. Li, A. Sarkar (2003) Chemical composition and significance of Cr-spinel in Archean greenstone belt ultramafic-mafic intrusive and extrusive rocks of the Singhbhum craton, Eastern India. Abstract No: 616, Geological Association of Canada/Mineralogical Association of Canada/Society of Economic Geologists (GAC/ MAC/ SEG) — May 25-28, 2003, Vancouver, Canada. [abstract]

Sarkar A., S.K. Mondal, , E.M. Ripley, C. Li (2003) Mineralogic and isotopic studies of chromite-bearing rocks of the Sukinda ultramafic complex, Orissa, India. Geological Society of America (GSA) Seattle Annual Meeting, November 2-5, 2003, abstract 93-5, p. 231. [abstract]

Sarkar A., E.M. Ripley, and C. Li (2003) Sulfur and oxygen isotopic studies of the Jinchuan Cu-Ni deposit, western China. Abstract No:330, Geological Association of Canada/Mineralogical Association of Canada/Society of Economic Geologists (GAC/ MAC/ SEG) — May 25-28, 2003, Vancouver, Canada [abstract]

Solano-Acosta W., L. Hawkes, M. Mastalerz, A. Schimmelmann, J. Fong, R. Walker, and R. Burruss (2003) Sorption behavior of helium and nitrogen in uncrushed coal cores under controlled pressure and temperature. Geological Society of America (GSA) Seattle Annual Meeting November 2-5, 2003, Abstracts with Programs, p. 141. [abstract]

Walker R., M. Mastalerz, A. Schimmelmann, L. Hawkes, J. Fong, and W. Solano (2003) Prediction of CO2 sorption in coal seams using uncrushed coal cores under realistic P, T, and and moisture conditions. Twentieth Annual Meeting of The Society for Organic Petrology (TSOP), Washington, D.C., September 21-24, 2003, Program and Abstracts, p. 90.