Allan Leal Publications

Dr. Allan Leal

Senior Research Assistant


Mailing Address
Dr. Allan Leal
Geothermal Energy & Geofluids
Institute of Geophysics
NO F 57
Sonneggstrasse 5
CH-8092 Zurich Switzerland

Contact
Phone +41 44 633 2521
Email allan.leal(at)erdw.ethz.ch

Administration
Dominique Ballarin Dolfin
Phone +41 44 632 3465
Email ballarin(at)ethz.ch

Publications

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REFEREED PUBLICATIONS IN JOURNALS

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Leal, A.M.M., D.A. Kulik, W.R. Smith, and M.O. Saar An overview of computational methods for chemical equilibrium and kinetic calculations for geochemical and reactive transport modeling Pure and Applied Chemistry, 89/5, pp. 597-643, 2017. Download

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Walsh, S.D.C., N. Garapati, A.M.M. Leal, and M.O. Saar Calculating thermophysical fluid properties during geothermal energy production with NESS and Reaktoro Geothermics, 70, pp. 146-154, 2017. Download

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Leal, A.M.M., D. Kulik, G. Kosakowski, and M.O. Saar Computational methods for reactive transport modeling: An extended law of mass-action, xLMA, method for multiphase equilibrium calculations Advances in Water Resources, 96, pp. 405-422, 2016. Download

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Leal, A.M.M., D.A. Kulik, and M.O. Saar Enabling Gibbs energy minimization algorithms to use equilibrium constants of reactions in multiphase equilibrium calculations Chemical Geology, 437, pp. 170-181, 2016. Download

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Leal, A.M.M., D.A. Kulik, and G. Koskowski Computational methods for reactive transport modeling: A Gibbs energy minimization approach for multiphase equilibrium calculations Advances in Water Resources, 88, pp. 231-240, 2016. Download

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Leal, A.M.M., M.J. Blunt, and T.C. LaForce A chemical kinetics algorithm for geochemical modelling Applied Geochemistry, 55, pp. 46-61, 2015. Download

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Leal, A.M.M., M.J. Blunt, and T.C. LaForce Efficient chemical equilibrium calculations for geochemical speciation and reactive,transport modelling Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 131, pp. 301-322, 2014. Download

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Leal, A.M.M., M.J. Blunt, and T.C. LaForce A robust and efficient numerical method for multiphase equilibrium calculations: Application to CO2-brine-rock systems at high temperatures, pressures and salinities Advances in Water Resources, 62(Part C), pp. 409-430, 2013. Download


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THESES

2. 
Leal, A.M.M. Computational methods for geochemical modelling: Applications to carbon dioxide sequestration, Dissertation, Imperial College London, 152 pp., 2014.

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Leal, A.M.M. Four phase equilibrium and partitioning calculations for sequestration of carbon dioxide and hydrogen sulfide in deep saline aquifers, MSc Thesis, University of Wyoming, 213 pp., 2010.