Publications and Presentations
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Peer Reviewed Manuscripts (H-index=4; Based on articles 7-15):

Submitted manuscripts under review:

  1. *Plourde, K.P., Boutt, D.F., Goodwin, L.B, and J. Cook. The influence of cementation on the poroelastic behavior of aquifers and reservoirs, Journal of Geophysical Research – Solid Earth
  2. Murdoch, L., Germanovich, L, Wang, H., Onstott, T., Elsworth, D., Stetler, L., and D.F. Boutt, Hydrogeology of the vicinity of DUSEL Homestake, Submitted to Hydrogeology Journal in November 2010.

Manuscripts in Preparation for Submission in the next 6 months:

Peer-reviewed articles and reports:

  1. Mabee, S.B. Boutt, D.F., Diggins, J.P, Sorenson, J.R. and R.A. Mondazzi, Borehole Geophysical and Hydraulic Investigation of the Fractured-Rock Aquifer in Eastern Massachusetts, USGS Open File Report, In Review.


Non peer-reviewed articles and reports:

  1. Mabee, S.B., *B.J. Fleming, and D.F. Boutt, Hydrogeologic assessment of the West Charlemont aquifer, Charlemont, Massachusetts, project completion report, 2007.
  2. Grasselli G., Boutt D.F., Fredrich J.T., Cook B.K., Williams J.R., 2005, Experimental and numerical study of colloid transport in a single fracture, in Proc. IACMAG 2005 Conference, Turin, Italy, pp 277-284
  1. Boutt, D.F., Discrete Analysis of the Role of Pore Fluids in the Genesis of Opening Mode Fractures in the Shallow Crust, Ph.D. Thesis, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, NM, 2004, 239 pp.
  2. Boutt D.F., McPherson, B.J.O.L., Cook, B.K, and J.R. Williams, Application of a directly coupled numerical model of fluid-solid mechanics, in Soil and Rock America 2003 Proceedings, edited by P.J. Culligan, H.H Einstein, and A.J. Whittle, Volume 1, p 977-983
  3. Boutt, D.F., and B.J.O.L. McPherson, The role of particle packing in modeling rock mechanical behavior using discrete elements, in Discrete Element Methods: Numerical Modeling of Discontinua, edited by B.K. Cook, and R.P. Jensen, pp. 86-92, ASCE, Santa Fe, NM, 2002.
  4. Villeneuve, P.J. and D.F. Boutt, Hydrogeologic Investigation of Leverett, Massachusetts, May 2008, UMass Hydrogeology Group.
  5. 2009 Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Expedition 319 Preliminary Report NanTroSEIZE Stage 2: NanTroSEIZE riser/riserless observatory, Demian Saffer, Lisa McNeill, Eiichiro Araki, Tim Byrne, Nobuhisa Eguchi, Sean Toczko, Kyoma Takahashi, and the Expedition 319 Scientists, doi:10.2204/