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  • Publications (Production Tests)

    Working group Applied Geology (2006):
    Comparative evaluation of tracing experiments conducted in deep sedimentary and crystalline formations in Germany, 2003-2005.
    Joint Colloquium 2006 IODP/ICDP, Uni Greifswald, poster-abstract:23.

    Erlenkeuser, H., Lodemann, M., Grootes, P.M., Wolf, M., Hansen, B.T. (2005):
    14C in gases from the KTB pilot hole pump test 2002/2003.
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

    Erzinger, J., Kümpel, H.J., Shapiro, S.A., KTB-VB Science Team (2005):
    KTB - Energie- und.  Fluidtransport in kontinentalen Bruchsystemen.
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

    Erzinger, J., KÜMPEL, H.-J., SHAPIRO, S.A.., KTB-VB Science Team (2006):
    KTB - Two Massive Hydraulic Tests in 4 km Deep Pilot Hole Completed.
    Joint Colloquium 2006 IODP/ICDP, Uni Greifswald, poster-abstract:45.

    ERZINGER, J., STOBER, I. (2005):
    Introduction to Special Issue: long-term fluid production in the KTB pilot hole, Germany
    Geofluids, 5:1-7

    FEHN, U., SNYDER, G.T. (2005):
    Residence times and source ages of deep crustal fluids: interpretation of 129I and 36Cl results from the KTB-VB drill site, Germany
    Geofluids, 5:42-51

    Ghergut, I., McDermott, C.I., Lodemann, M., Sauter, M., Herfort, M., Kolditz, O., Licha, T., Rose, P. (2005):
    The Dual-Tracer, Push-Pull Method for Characterizing Geothermal Reservoirs: Pilot Tests in the German Crystalline.
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

    Gräsle, W., Kessels, W., Kümpel, H.-J., Li, Xuan (2006):
    Hydraulic observations from a one year fluid production test in the 4000 m deep KTB pilot borehole.
    Geofluids, 6, 8-23.

    JAHR, T., JENTZSCH, G., LETZ, H., SAUTER, M. (2005):
    Fluid injection and surface deformation at the KTB location: modelling of expected tilt effects
    Geofluids, 5:20-27

    LIPPMANN, J., ERZINGER, J., ZIMMER, M., SCHLOEMER, S., EICHINGER, L., FABER, E. (2005):
    On the geochemistry of gases and noble gas isotopes (including 222Rn) in deep crustal fluids: the 4000 m KTB-pilot hole fluid production test 2002-03
    Geofluids, 5:52-66

    McDermott, C.I., Kolditz, O. (2004):
    Hydraulic-Geomechanical effective stress model: Determination of some discrete fracture parameters from a pump test and application to geothermal reservoir modelling.
    Twenty-Ninth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California.

    McDermott, C.I., Lodemann, M., Ghergut, I., Tenzer, H., Sauter, M., Kolditz, O. (2005):
    Defining Geomechanical Facies as an aid to understanding the elastic and non elastic response of crystalline basement rocks at the KTB site on hand of a long term pumping test.
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

    McDermott, C.I., Lodemann, M., Ghergut, I., Tenzer, H., Sauter, M., Kolditz, O. (2006):
    Investigation of coupled hydraulic-geomechanical processes at the KTB site: pressure-dependent characteristics of a long-term pump test and elastic interpretation using a geomechanical facies model.
    Geofluids, 6, 67-81.

    MÖLLER, P., WOITH, H., DULSKI, P., LÜDERS, V., ERZINGER, J., KÄMPF, H., PEKDEGER, A., HANSEN, B., LODEMANN, M., BANKS, D. (2005):
    Main and trace elements in KTB-VB fluid: composition and hints to its origin
    Geofluids, 5:28-41

    Shapiro, S.A., Kaselow, A., Becker, K. (2005):
    SH55/5-1: Stress and pore pressure dependencies of elastic properties of crystalline rocks in the upper continental crust.
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

    STOBER, I., BUCHER, K. (2005):
    The upper continental crust, an aquifer and its fluid: hydaulic and chemical data from 4 km depth in fractured crystalline basement rocks at the KTB test site
    Geofluids, 5:8-19

    Stückrad, O. (2005):
    Determination of fluid flow between the KTB main and pilot borehole by a unique fatty acid methyl ester tracer attached to zinc sulphide aggregates (based on data from DFG project RE 665/19).
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

  • Publications (Injection Tests)

    Working Group Applied Geology (2006):
    Comparative evaluation of tracing experiments conducted in deep sedimentary and crystalline formations in Germany, 2003-2005.
    Joint Colloquium 2006 IODP/ICDP, University of Greifswald, poster-abstract:23.

    Beilecke, T., Bram, K., Buske, S. (2006):
    Aktive seismische Überwachung von Änderungen des Reflexionsverhaltens injektionsinduzierter Druckänderungen in der SE2 Scherzone des Kristallin der KTB.
    Joint Colloquium 2006 IODP/ICDP, University of Greifswald, poster-abstract:31.

    Dinske, C., Rothert, E., Shapiro, S.A., Kummerow, J., Asch, G., Kind, R. (2005):
    First results of induced seismicity due to recent fluid injection experiments at the KTB.
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

    Erzinger, J., Kümpel, H.-J., Shapiro, S.A.. (2006):
    Massive Hydraulic Tests at KTB Site from 2002 up to 2006.
    Final Report DFG Grants ER 123/12 and KU 583/19, 21 p., GGA Hanover.

    Erzinger, J., Kümpel, H.-J., Shapiro, S.A.., KTB-VB Science Team (2006):
    KTB - Two Massive Hydraulic Tests in 4 km Deep Pilot Hole Completed.
    Joint Colloquium 2006 IODP/ICDP, University of Greifswald, poster-abstract:45.

    Erzinger, J., Wiersberg, T., Zimmer, M. (2006):
    Real-time mud gas logging and sampling during drilling.
    Geofluids, 6(3):225, doi:10.1111/j.1468-8123.2006.00152.x

    Ghergut, I., McDermott, C.I., Lodemann, M., Sauter, M., Herfort, M., Kolditz, O., Licha, T., Rose, P. (2005):
    The Dual-Tracer, Push-Pull Method for Characterizing Geothermal Reservoirs: Pilot Tests in the German Crystalline.
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

    Jahr, T., Letz, H., Jentzsch, G. (2006):
    Monitoring fluid induced deformation of the earth's crust: A large scale experiment at the KTB location/Germany.
    Journal of Geodynamics, 4(1-3):190-197.

    Jentzsch, G., Jahr, T., Gebauer, A. (2006):
    Results of tilt observations around the KTB-site / Germany: Fluid induced deformation of the upper crust of the Earth.
    Joint Colloquium 2006 IODP/ICDP, University of Greifswald, poster-abstract:67.

    Kessels, W., Kuhlmann, S., Li, Xuan (2006):
    Groundwater and Fluid Component Transport in the KTB SE1 and SE2 Fault Zones and a Possible Connection with the Eger Rift Valley.
    Joint Colloquium 2006 IODP/ICDP, University of Greifswald, poster-abstract:73.

    Kümpel, H.J., Erzinger, J., Shapiro, S.A. (2006):
    Two Massive Hydraulic Tests Completed in Deep KTB Pilot Hole.
    Scientific Drilling, 3(2006):40-42.
    doi:10.2204/iodp.sd.3.05.2006

    Kummerow, J., Asch, G., Kind, R., Dinske, C., Shapiro, S.A. (2005):
    Seismological Monitoring of the KTB Injection Experiment.
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

    Kummerow, J., Asch, G., Shapiro, S.A., Dinske, C., Rothert, E. (2006):
    Interpretation of Injection-induced Micro Seismicity at the German Deep Drilling Site (KTB).
    Joint Colloquium 2006 IODP/ICDP, University of Greifswald, poster-abstract:78.

    Lass, D., Danckwardt, E., Petzold, G. (2006):
    Detection of fluid movements, caused by the Fluid Injection Test from 2004 till 2005, in great depths at KTB-site.
    Joint Colloquium 2006 IODP/ICDP, University of Greifswald, poster-abstract:80.

    Letz, H., Jahr, T., Jentzsch, G., Gebauer, A. (2005):
    The KTB Injection Project: Monitoring pore pressure changes using a 5 station tiltmeter array.
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

    McDermott, C.I., Kolditz, O. (2004):
    Hydraulic-Geomechanical effective stress model: Determination of some discrete fracture parameters from a pump test and application to geothermal reservoir modelling.
    Twenty-Ninth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California.

    McDermott, C.I., Lodemann, M., Ghergut, I., Tenzer, H., Sauter, M., Kolditz, O. (2005):
    Defining Geomechanical Facies as an aid to understanding the elastic and non elastic response of crystalline basement rocks at the KTB site on hand of a long term pumping test.
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

    McDermott, C.I., Lodemann, M., Ghergut, I., Tenzer, H., Sauter, M., Kolditz, O. (2006):
    A geomechanical facies model to investigate the coupled hydraulic-geomechanical processes at the KTB site.
    Joint Colloquium 2006 IODP/ICDP, University of Greifswald, poster-abstract:90.

    Shapiro, S.A., Kaselow, A., Becker, K. (2005):
    SH55/5-1: Stress and pore pressure dependencies of elastic properties of crystalline rocks in the upper continental crust.
    Joint Colloquium 2005 IODP/ICDP, poster-abstract, GFZ Potsdam.

    Shapiro, S. A., Kummerow, J., Dinske, C., Asch, G., Rothert, E., Erzinger, J., Kümpel, H.-J., Kind, R. (2006):
    Fluid induced seismicity guided by a continental fault: Injection experiment of 2004/2005 at the German Deep Drilling Site (KTB)
    Geophys. Res. Lett., 33(L01309):1-4, doi:10.1029/2005GL024659.

    Vavrycuk, V., Bohnhoff, M., Jechumtálová, Z., Kolár, P., Šílený, J. (2008):
    Non-double-couple mechanisms of microearthquakes induced during the 2000 injection experiment at the KTB site, Germany: A result of tensile faulting or anisotropy of a rock?
    Tectonophysics, 456(1-2):74-93

  • Scientists
    PersonsLocationRoles
    Denis AnikievSt. Petersburg, Russia [STM]
    Günter AschPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Stephan BaischBochum, North Rhine Westphalia, Germany [PI,STM]
    Thies BeileckeHannover, Lower Saxony, Germany [STM]
    Marco BohnhoffPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [PI,STM]
    Kurt BramHannover, Lower Saxony, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Stefan BuskeFreiberg, Saxony, Germany [PI,STM]
    Lewis Chadderton (†)Canberra, Australia [SC]
    Erik DanckwardtLeipzig, Saxony, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Carsten DinskeBerlin, Berlin, Germany [STM]
    Peter DulskiPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [PI,STM]
    Annie DunlopFreiberg, Saxony, Germany [SC]
    Lorenz EichingerSchweitenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany [PI,STM]
    Eva EnkelmannTuebingen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany [SC]
    Helmut ErlenkeuserKiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany [PI,STM]
    Jörg ErzingerPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Eckhard FaberHannover, Lower Saxony, Germany [PI,STM]
    Udo FehnRochester, New York, U.S.A. [PI,STM]
    Steffen FischerGoettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany [SC]
    Dirk GajewskiHamburg, Hamburg, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Andre GebauerJena, Thuringia, Germany [STM]
    Julia GhergutGoettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany [STM]
    Christian GoltzKiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany [PI,STM]
    Werner GräsleOffenbach, Hesse, Germany [PI,STM]
    Pieter GrootesKiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany [SC]
    Agust GudmundssonLondon, England, United Kingdom [PI,STM]
    Bent HansenGoettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Lutz HechtBerlin, Berlin, Germany [PI,STM]
    Martin HerfortZurich, Zurich, Switzerland [SC]
    Ralf HielscherChemnitz, Saxony, Germany [SC]
    Hans-Wolfgang HubbertenPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [PI,STM]
    Harald HuberRegensburg, Bavaria, Germany [PI,STM]
    Franz JacobsLeipzig, Saxony, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Thomas JahrJena, Thuringia, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Gerhard JentzschJena, Thuringia, Germany [STM]
    Raymond JonckheereFreiberg, Saxony, Germany [SC]
    Boris KashtanSt. Petersburg, Russia [STM]
    Winfried KesselsBurgdorf, Lower Saxony, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Rainer KindPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [PI,STM]
    Olaf KolditzLeipzig, Saxony, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Jochem KückPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [PI,STM]
    Emile KührWindischeschenbach, Bavaria, Germany [STM]
    Hans-Joachim KümpelHannover, Lower Saxony, Germany [PI,STM]
    Sonja KuhlmannHannover, Lower Saxony, Germany [STM]
    Jörn KummerowBerlin, Berlin, Germany [STM]
    Lothar LaakeGoettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany [SC]
    Jörn LauterjungPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Horst LetzBerlin, Berlin, Germany [STM]
    Tobias LichaGoettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany [SC]
    Johanna Lippmann-PipkeLeipzig, Saxony, Germany [STM]
    Manuela LodemannGoettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany [PI,STM]
    Stefan LüthPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [STM]
    Werner ManzKoblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany [PI,STM]
    Christopher McDermottEdinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom [STM]
    Samuel NiedermannPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [STM]
    Eckehart Nolte (†)Munich, Bavaria, Germany [PI,STM]
    Karsten OsenbrückHalle/Saale, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany [SC]
    Asaf Pekdeger (†)Berlin, Berlin, Germany [PI,STM]
    Axel PlesingerPrague, Czech Republic [SC]
    Wolfgang RabbelKiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany [PI,STM]
    Lothar RatschbacherFreiberg, Saxony, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Joachim ReitnerGoettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Andreas RietbrockLiverpool, England, United Kingdom [PI,STM]
    Haifa RifaiHannover, Lower Saxony, Germany [PI,STM]
    Thomas RöckelBayreuth, Bavaria, Germany [SC]
    Peter RoseSalt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A. [SC]
    Martin SauterGoettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany [PI,STM]
    Helmut SchäbenFreiberg, Saxony, Germany [PI,STM]
    Hans SchubertGoettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany [SC]
    Gabriela SchumannMunich, Bavaria, Germany [PI,STM]
    Gabriela SchumannMunich, Bavaria, Germany [SC]
    Sergei ShapiroBerlin, Berlin, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Ingrid StoberKarlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany [STM]
    Matthias StrahserKiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany [STM]
    Oliver StückradGoettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany [STM]
    Ekkehart TessmerHamburg, Hamburg, Germany [PI,STM]
    Karl van den BoogaartFreiberg, Saxony, Germany [SC]
    Claudia VanelleHamburg, Hamburg, Germany [STM]
    Bastian WauschkuhnFreiberg, Saxony, Germany [SC]
    Stephan WeiseHalle/Saale, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany [PI,STM]
    Friedemann WenzelKarlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany [PI,STM]
    Volker WinklerKiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany [STM]
    Clemens WodaNeuherg b. Munich, Bavaria, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Heiko WoithPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [PI,STM,CP]
    Manfred WolfNeuherberg, Bavaria, Germany [PI,STM]
    Martin ZimmerPotsdam, Brandenburg, Germany [STM]

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