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Peter Flemings, UTIG Research Scientist and DGS Professor


List of all Flemings' publications
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Selected Publications
Reilly, M., P.B. Flemings, 2010, Deep Pore Pressures and Seafloor Venting in the Auger Basin, Gulf of Mexico, Basin Research, V. 22, p. 380-397, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2117.2010.00481.

Liu X., P. B. Flemings, 2007, Dynamic multiphase flow model of hydrate formation in marine sediments, Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, B03101, doi:10.1029/2005JB004227.

Flemings, P.B., Long, H., Dugan, B., Germaine, J., John, C., Behrmann, J.H., Sawyer, D., and Expedition 308 Scientists, 2008, Erratum to "Pore pressure penetrometers document high overpressure near the seafloor where multiple submarine landslides have occurred on the continental slope, offshore Louisiana, Gulf of Mexico" [Earth and Planetary Science Letters 269/3-4 (2008) 309-32], Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 274/1-2, p. 269-283, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2008.06.027.

Flemings P.B., Stump, B.B., Finkbeiner, T., Zoback, M., 2002, Flow Focusing in Overpressured Sandstones: Theory, Observations, and Applications , American Journal of Science, v. 302, p. 827-855.

Dugan, B., Flemings, P.B., 2000, Overpressure and Fluid Flow in the New Jersey Continental Slope: Implications for Slope Failure and Cold Seeps, Science, V. 289, p. 288-291.

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Casey, B., J. T. Germaine, P. B. Flemings, and B. P. Fahey, Estimating horizontal stresses for mudrocks under one-dimensional compression, Marine Petrol. Geol., 2015, doi:10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2015.02.001, #2838

Luo, G., P. B. Flemings, M. R. Hudec, and M. A. Nikolinakou, The role of pore fluid overpressure in the substrates of advancing salt sheets, ice glaciers and critical-state wedges, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, (in press), 2015, doi:10.1002/2014JB011326, #2805 PDF symbol

You, K., T. J. Kneafsey, P. B. Flemings, P. J. Polito, and S. L. Bryant, Salinity-buffered methane hydrate formation and dissociation in gas-rich systems, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, (in press), 2015, #2704

Nikolinakou, M. A., P. B. Flemings, and M. R. Hudec, Modeling stress evolution around a rising salt diapir, Marine Petroleum Geol., 51, 230-238, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2013.11.021, #2666 PDF symbol

Nikolinakou, M. A., M. R. Hudec, and P. B. Flemings, Comparison of evolutionary and static modeling of stresses around a salt diapir, Marine Petroleum Geol., 57, 537-545, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2014.07.002, #2768 PDF symbol

Sawyer, D. E., P. B. Flemings, and M. A. Nikolinakou, Continuous deep-seated slope failure recycles sediments and limits levee height in submarine channels, Geology, 42, 15-18, 2014, doi:10.1130/g34870.1, #2667 PDF symbol

Smith, A. J., P. B. Flemings, and P. M. Fulton, Hydrocarbon flux from natural deepwater Gulf of Mexico vents, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 395, 241-253, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.03.055, #2705

Smith, A. J., P. B. Flemings, X. L. Liu, and K. Darnell, The evolution of methane vents that pierce the hydrate stability zone in the world's oceans, J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 119, 6337-6356, 2014, doi:10.1002/2013JB010686, #2715 PDF symbol

You, Y., P. B. Flemings, and D. Mohrig, Mechanics of dual-mode dilative failure in subaqueous sediment deposits, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 397, 10-18, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.04.024, #2713 PDF symbol

You, Y., P. B. Flemings, D. Mohrig, and J. T. Germaine, How heterogeneity in the shear dilation of a deposit controls the mechanics of breaching slope failure, J. Geophys. Res. Earth Surf., 119, 2381-2395, 2014, doi:10.1002/2013JF002983, #2806 PDF symbol