Peer-reviewed publications

Manuscripts in review or revision:

  • Yao, S., Gomez-Rivas, E., Martín-Martín, J.D., Gómez-Gras, D., Travé, A., Griera, A. and Howell, J. Controls on fault-associated dolomitization geometries in a sequence stratigraphic framework.
  • de Riese, T., Evans, L.A., Gomez-Rivas, E., Griera, A., Lebensohn, R.A., Llorens, M.-G., Ran. H., Sachau, T., Weikusat, I. and Bons, P.D. Shear localisation in anisotropic materials: a numerical study.
  • Wu, J., Fan, T., Gomez-Rivas, E., Gao, Z., Yao, S., Li, W., Zhang, C, Sun, Q, Gu, Y, and Xiang, M. Impact of pore structure and fractal characteristics on the sealing capacity of Ordovician carbonate cap rock in the Tarim Basin, China.

Indexed publications (according to Scopus and Web of Science). See Google Scholar, Scopus and ResearcherID profiles:

  • 39. Piris, G., Griera, A., Gomez-Rivas, E., Herms, I., McClure, M.W., and Norbeck, J.H. Fluid pressure drops during stimulation of segmented faults in deep geothermal reservoirs. Geothermal Energy: Science, Society, and Technology, in press.
  • 38. Llorens, M.-G., Gomez-Rivas, E., Ganzhorn, A.-C., Griera, A., Steinbach, F., Roessiger, J., Labrousse, L., Walte, N., Weikusat, I. and Bons, P.D. The effect of dynamic recrystallisation on the rheology and microstructures of partially molten rocks. Journal of Structural Geology, in press. [link]
  • 37. Griera, A., Gomez-Rivas, E. and Llorens, M.-G. 2018. Influence of layer interface geometry on single-layer folding. Geological Society of London Special Publications (Special volume on Folding and Fracturing of Rocks: 50 Years of Research since the Seminal Text Book of J. G. Ramsay), 487. [link] [PDF]
  • 36. Ran, H., Bons, P.D., Wang, G., Steinbach, F., Finch, M., Griera, A., Gomez-Rivas, E., Llorens, M.-G., Ran, S., Liang, X., and Zhou, J. High-strain deformation of conglomerates: numerical modelling, strain analysis, and an example from the Wutai Mountains, North China Craton. Journal of Structural Geology, 114, 222-234. [link]
  • 35. Piazolo, S., Bons, P.D., Griera, A., Llorens, Gomez-Rivas, E., Koehn, D., Wheeler, J., Gardner, R., Godinho, J.R.A., Evans, L., Lebensohn, R.A. and Jessell, M.W. A review of numerical modelling of the dynamics of microstructural development in rocks and ice: past, present and future. Journal of Structural Geology, in press. [link]
  • 34. Ran, H., de Riese, T., Llorens, M.-G., Finch, M., Evans, L., Gomez-Rivas, E., Griera, A., Jessell, M., Lebensohn, R.A., Piazolo, S., and Bons, P.D. 2018. Time for anisotropy: The significance of mechanical anisotropy for the development of deformation structures. Journal of Structural Geology, in press. [link]
  • 33. Gomez-Rivas, E., Griera, A., Llorens, M.-G., Bons, P.D., Lebensohn, R. and Piazolo, S. 2017. Subgrain rotation recrystallization during shearing: insights from full-field numerical simulations of halite polycrystals. Journal of Geophysical Research Solid Earth, 122 (11), 8810–8827. [link] [PDF]
  • 32. Martín-Martín, J.D., Gomez-Rivas, E., Gómez-Gras, D., Travé, A., Ameneiro, R., Koehn, D. and Bons, P.D. 2017. Activation of stylolites as conduits for overpressured fluid flow in dolomitized platform carbonates. Geological Society of London Special Publications (Special volume on subseismic-scale reservoir deformation), 459, 157-176. [link] [PDF]
  • 31. Healy, D., Rizzo, R.E., Cornwell, D.G., Farrell, N.J.C., Watkins, H., Timms, N.E., Gomez-Rivas, E. and Smith, M. 2017. FracPaQ: a MATLAB toolbox for the quantification of fracture patterns. Journal of Structural Geology, 95, 1-16. [link] [PDF]
  • 30. Llorens, M.-G., Griera, A., Steinbach, F., Bons, P.D., Gomez-Rivas, E., Jansen, D., Lebensohn, R. and Weikusat, I. Dynamic recrystallisation during deformation of polycrystalline ice: insights from numerical simulations. 2017. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 375:20150346. [link] [PDF]
  • 29. Koehn, D., Pataki-Rood, M., Beaudoin, N., Chung, P., Bons, P.D. and Gomez-Rivas, E. 2016. A new stylolite classification scheme to estimate compaction and local permeability variations. Sedimentary Geology, 346, 60–71. [link] [PDF]
  • 28. Sachau, T., Bons, P.D. and Gomez-Rivas, E. 2015. Transport efficiency and dynamics of hydraulic fracture networks. Frontiers in Physics, 3:63. [link] [PDF]
  • 27. Gomez-Rivas, E., Griera, A. and Llorens, M.-G. 2015. Fracturing of ductile anisotropic multilayers: influence of material strength . Solid Earth, 6, 497–514. [link] [PDF]
  • 26. Martín-Martín, J.D., Travé, A., Gomez-Rivas, E., Salas, R., Sizun, J.-P., Vergés, J., Corbella, M., Stafford, S.L. and Alfonso, P. 2015. Fault-controlled and stratabound dolostones in the Late Aptian-earliest Albian Benassal Formation (Maestrat Basin, E Spain): petrology and geochemistry constrains. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 65, 83-102. [link] [PDF]
  • 25. Gomez-Rivas, E. and Griera, A. 2015. On the material dependence of experimental shear fracture orientation. Science China Earth Sciences, 58, 2357-2362. [link]
  • 24. Bons, P.D., Fusswinkel, T., Gomez-Rivas, E., Markl, G., Wagner, T. and Walter, B. 2014. Fluid mixing from below in unconformity-related hydrothermal ore deposits. Geology, 42 (12), 1035-1038. [link] [free download]
  • 23. Gomez-Rivas, E., Bons, P.D., Koehn, D., Urai, J.L., Arndt, M., Virgo, S., Laurich, B., Zeeb, C., Stark, L. and Blum, P. 2014. The Jabal Akhdar Dome in the Oman Mountains: evolution of a dynamic fracture system. American Journal of Science, 314, 1104-1139. [link] [PDF]
  • 22. Gomez-Rivas, E., Corbella, M., Martín-Martín, J.D., Stafford, S.L., Teixell, A., Bons, P.D., Griera, A. and Cardellach, E. 2014. Reactivity of dolomitizing fluids and Mg source evaluation of fault-controlled dolomitization at the Benicàssim outcrop analogue (Maestrat Basin, E Spain). Marine and Petroleum Geology, 55, 26-42. [link] [PDF]
  • 21. Llorens, M-.G., Bons, P.D., Griera, A. and Gomez-Rivas, E. 2014. Mechanics of fold development in pure and simple shear. In: Pardo-Igúzquiza, E., Guardiola-Albert, C., Heredia, J., Moreno-Merino, L., Durán, J.J. and Vargas-Guzmán, J.A. (Eds). Mathematics of Planet Earth. Lecture Notes in Earth System Sciences, pp. 763-766. Springer. [link]
  • 20. Corbella, M., Gomez-Rivas, E., Martín-Martín, J.D., Stafford, S.L., Teixell, A., Griera, A., Travé, A., Cardellach, E. and Salas, R. 2014. Insights to controls on dolomitization by means of reactive transport models applied to the Benicàssim case study (Maestrat basin, E Spain). Petroleum Geoscience, 20, 41-54. [link]
  • 19. Garcia, R., Moreno-Bedmar, J.A., Bover-Arnal, T., Company, M., Salas, R., Latil, J.L., Martín-Martín, J.D., Gomez-Rivas, E., Bulot, L.G., Delanoy, G., Martínez, R. and Grauges, A. 2014. Lower Cretaceous (Hauterivian-Albian) ammonite biostratigraphy in the Maestrat Basin (E Spain). Journal of Iberian Geology, 40(1), 99-112. [link] [PDF]
  • 18. Zeeb, C., Gomez-Rivas, E., Bons, P.D. and Blum, P. 2013. Evaluation of sampling methods for fracture network characterization using outcrops. American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, 97(9), 1545–1566. [link]
  • 17. Zeeb, C., Gomez-Rivas, E., Bons, P.D., Virgo, S. and Blum, P. 2013. Fracture Network Evaluation Program (FraNEP): A software for analyzing 2D trace-line maps of fracture networks. Computers & Geosciences, 60, 11-22. [link]
  • 16. Bons, P.D. and Gomez-Rivas, E. 2013. Gravitational fractionation of isotopes and dissolved components as a first-order process in crustal fluids. Economic Geology, 108 (5), 1195-1201 . [link]
  • 15. Llorens, M-.G., Bons, P.D., Griera, A. and Gomez-Rivas, E. 2013. When do folds unfold during progressive shear?. Geology, 41, 563-566. [link]
  • 14. Escorcia, L., Gomez-Rivas, E., Daniele, L. and Corbella, M. 2013. Dedolomitization and reservoir quality, insights from reactive transport modelling. Geofluids, 13(2), 221–231. [link].
  • 13. Xiao, Y., Jones, G.D., Whitaker, F.F., Al-Helal, A.B., Stafford, S.L., Gomez-Rivas, E. and Guidry, S. 2013. Fundamental approaches to dolomitisation and carbonate diagenesis in different hydrogeological systems and the impact on reservoir quality distribution. 6th International Petroleum Technology Conference, 16579-MS. doi: 10.2523/16579-MS. [link].
  • 12. Llorens, M-.G., Bons, P.D., Griera, A., Gomez-Rivas, E. and Evans, L.A. 2013. Single layer folding in simple shear. Journal of Structural Geology, 50, 209-220. [link]
  • 11. Griera, A., Llorens, M-.G., Gomez-Rivas, E., Bons, P.D., Jessell, M.W., Evans, L.A. and Lebensohn, R. 2013. Numerical modelling of porphyroclast and porphyroblast rotation in anisotropic rocks. Tectonophysics, 587, 4-29. [link]
  • 10. Martín-Martín, J.D., Gomez-Rivas, E., Bover-Arnal, T., Travé, A., Salas, R., Moreno-Bedmar, J.A., Tomás, S., Corbella, M., Teixell, A., Vergés, J. and Stafford, S.L. 2013. The Upper Aptian to Lower Albian syn-rift carbonate succession of the southern Maestrat Basin (Spain): Facies architecture and fault-controlled stratabound dolostones. Cretaceous Research, 41, 217-236. [link]
  • 9. Bons, P.D., Elburg, M.A. and Gomez-Rivas, E. 2012. A review of the formation of tectonic veins and their microstructures. Journal of Structural Geology, 43, 33-62. [link] [PDF]
  • 8. Gomez-Rivas, E. and Griera, A. 2012. Shear fractures in anisotropic ductile materials: an experimental approach. Journal of Structural Geology, 34, 61-76. [link]
  • 7. Gomez-Rivas, E. and Griera, A. 2011. Strain rate influence on fracture development in experimental ductile multilayers. Tectonophysics, 502, 345-357. [link]
  • 6. Griera A., Bons P.D., Jessell M.W., Lebensohn R., Evans L. and Gomez-Rivas, E. 2011. Strain localization and porphyroclast rotation. Geology, 39, 275-278. [link]
  • 5. Gomez-Rivas, E., Stafford, S.L., Lee, A.G.K., Corbella, M., Martín-Martín, J.D. and Teixell, A. 2010. Flow patterns of dolomitizing solutions in a buried carbonate ramp – the Benicassim case study (Maestrat Basin, NE Spain). Society of Petroleum Engineers – 72nd European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers Conference and Exhibition 2010 – Incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2010 4, 2954-2959. [link]
  • 4. Gomez-Rivas, E., Corbella, M., Martín-Martín, J.D., Teixell, A. and Cardellach, E. 2010. Reactivity of dolomitizing fluids and evaluation of Mg sources in the Benicassim area (Maestrat Basin, E Spain). Society of Petroleum Engineers – 72nd European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers Conference and Exhibition 2010 – Incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2010 4, 2831-2835. [link]
  • 3. Martín-Martín, J.D., Travé, A., Gomez-Rivas, E., Sizun, J.P. Salas, R., Gómez-Gras. D. and Vergés, J. 2010. Fault–associated dolomites in the Benicàssim area, Maestrat Basin, E. Spain – Macro– to micro–scale fluid flow in carbonates. Society of Petroleum Engineers – 72nd European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers Conference and Exhibition 2010 – Incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2010 4, 2980-2984. [link]
  • 2. Bover-Arnal, T., Martín-Martín, J.D., Gomez-Rivas, E., Travé, A., Salas, R., Moreno-Bedmar, J.A. and Tomás, S. 2009. Transgressive-regressive sequence analysis of the Upper Aptian carbonate succession of the south-eastern part of the Maestrat Basin (Iberian Chain, Spain). In: Amorosi, A. (Ed.). 27th IAS Meeting of Sedimentologists – Alghero (Italy), September 20-23, 2009. Medimond International Proceedings, 123-127. [link]
  • 1. Gomez-Rivas, E., Bons, P.D., Griera, A., Carreras, J., Druguet, E. and Evans, L. 2007. Strain and vorticity analysis using small-scale faults and associated drag folds. Journal of Structural Geology, 29, 1882-1899. [link] [PDF]

Other peer-reviewed journals (non-indexed by Web of Knowledge or Scopus):

  • Gomez-Rivas, E., Martín-Martín, J.D., Bons, P.D., Griera, A., Yao, S., Llorens, M.-G. and Travé, A. Controls on convective fluid flow systems that result in the formation of massive diagenetic alterations. Petrogenesis and Exploration of the Earth’s Interior. Advances in Science, Technology and Innovation, Springer, in press.
  • Humphrey, E., Gomez-Rivas, E., Martín-Martín, J.D., Neilson, J., Yao, S., and Bons, P.D. 2018. Characterization of stylolite networks in platform carbonates. Petrogenesis and Exploration of the Earth’s Interior. Advances in Science, Technology and Innovation, Springer, in press.
  • Yao, S., Gomez-Rivas, E., Martín-Martín, J.D., Gómez-Gras, D., Travé, A., Griera, A., and Howell, J. 2018. What factors determine the geometries of fault-associated dolomitization geometries in shallow-marine carbonates? Petrogenesis and Exploration of the Earth’s Interior. Advances in Science, Technology and Innovation, Springer, in press.
  • Travé, A., Nadal, J., Playà, E., Salas, R., Martín-Martín, J.D., and Gomez-Rivas, E. 2018. Fracture-related dolomitization affecting late Jurassic – lowermost Cretaceous syn-rift deposits (Maestat basin, Southern Iberian Chain, Eastern Spain). Petrogenesis and Exploration of the Earth’s Interior. Advances in Science, Technology and Innovation, Springer, in press.
  • Piris, G., Griera, A., Gomez-Rivas, E., Herms, I., Goula, X. 2017. Induced seismicity in pressurised single fractures: a numerical approach. Geogaceta, 61, 95-98. [PDF].
  • Piris, G., Griera, A., Gomez-Rivas, E., Herms, I., Goula, X. 2017. Induced seismicity in enhanced geothermal systems: a numerical investigation on the influence of the friction model. Geo-Temas, in press.
  • Martinez-Rodríguez, C., Playà, E., Griera, A., Gomez-Rivas, E. 2016. The evolution of a gypsum vein network in compressive tectonic settings: the Montsant anticlinorium case (NE Spain). Geogaceta, 60, 15-18. [PDF]
  • Gomez-Rivas, E., Martín-Martín, J.D., Bons, P.D. and Koehn, D. 2015. Can stylolite networks control the geometry of hydrothermal alterations? Geotectonic Research, 97, 34-36. [link]
  • Griera, A., Gomez-Rivas, E., Llorens, M.-G., Bons, P.D. and Lebensohn, R. 2015. Microstructural evolution of polycrystalline materials in simple shear: insights from full-field numerical simulations. Geotectonic Research, 97, 37–39. [link]
  • Bons, P.D., Zhao, Z., Gomez-Rivas, E., Soesoo, A., Burov, E., and Wang, G. 2015. Amalgamation of the Qiangtang terranes, central Tibet, and new insights into the mechanism of exhumation of high-pressure rocks. Geotectonic Research, 97, 124. [link]
  • Corbella, M., Gómez-Gras, D., Cardellach, E., Griera, A., Daniele, L., Gomez-Rivas, E. and Vindel, V. 2012. Zn Mineralization and Associated Dolomitization in the Río Mundo Area (Albacete). Macla, 16, 208-209. [link]
  • Gomez-Rivas, E., Warber, K., Kulzer, F., Bons, P.D., Koehn, D. and Martín-Martín, J.D. 2012. Structural evolution of the Benicàssim area (Maestrat basin, NE Spain): insights from fracture and vein analysis. Geogaceta, 51, 79-82. [link]
  • Martín-Martín, J.D., Gomez-Rivas, E., Travé, A., Salas, R. and Vergés, J. 2012. Dolomías asociadas a fracturas en carbonatos aptienses de la zona de Benicàssim (cuenca del Maestrat, Castelló). Geogaceta, 51, 19-22. [link]
  • Gomez-Rivas, E., Corbella, M., Martín-Martín, J., Stafford, S., Griera, A. and Teixell, A. 2011. Origin and Timing of Stratabound Dolomitization in the Cretaceous Carbonate Ramp of Benicassim. Macla 15, 103-104. [link]
  • Corbella, M., Caribay Escorcia, L. and Gomez-Rivas, E. 2011. Impact of Dedolomitization on Reservoir Quality: Insights from Reactive Transport Simulations. Macla, 15, 65-66. [link]
  • Gomez-Rivas, E. and Griera, A. 2009. Influence of mechanical anisotropy on shear fracture development. Trabajos de Geologí­a, 29, 337-343. [link]
  • Gomez-Rivas, E. and Griera, A. 2008. Simulación de la localización de la deformación en medios multicapa. Geotemas, 10, 353-356. [link]
  • Gomez-Rivas, E., Bons, P.D., Griera, A., Evans, L., Becker, J.K. and Peschler, A. 2007. Modelo analí­tico para estimar la deformación mediante el uso de shear bands. Geogaceta 41, 99-102. [link]
  • Griera, A., Takeda, Y-T. and Gomez-Rivas, E. 2007. Respuesta mecánica de medios bifásicos. Influencia de la disposición espacial de sus constituyentes. Geogaceta 41, 103-106. [link]
  • Gomez-Rivas, E., Griera, A., Carreras, J. and Druguet, E. 2006. Influencia de la orientación de la anisotropí­a en el desarrollo de shear bands: estudio experimental. Geogaceta 40, 47-50. [link]
  • Carreras, J., Druguet, E., Rahimi, A., Castaño, L.M., Griera, A. and Gomez-Rivas, E. 2006. Contribución del estudio del enjambre de diques básicos del Precámbrico del Anti-Atlas al conocimiento de su significación geotectónica en la orogenia panafricana. Geogaceta 40, 139-142. [link]
  • Gomez-Rivas, E., Druguet, E. and Carreras, J. 2004. Geometrical features of shear bands in foliated rocks. Geotemas 6(3), 57-60.

Theses

  • Gomez-Rivas, E. 2013. Rock alteration by hydrothermal fluids: fracture formation, sealing and fault-controlled dolomitization. Habilitation thesis (for venia legendi). Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen. 305 pp.
  • Gomez-Rivas, E. 2008. Localización de deformación en medios dúctiles y anisótropos: estudio de campo, experimental y numérico. PhD thesis. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. 247 pp. (downloadable here).