Publications

    This a list of publications that used Elle. It also includes spin-off codes that ware developed in parallel with ELLE.

In review or revision

  • Gomez-Rivas, E., Griera, A., Llorens, M.-G., Bons, P.D., Lebensohn, R. Subgrain rotation recrystallization during shearing: insights from full-field numerical simulations of halite polycrystals, in review.

2017:

  • 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. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 375:20150346.
  • Gardner, R., Piazolo, S., Evans, L. and Daczko, N. Patterns of strain localization in heterogeneous, polycrystalline rocks – a numerical perspective.  Earth and Planetary Science Letters 463, 253–265

2016:

  • Steinbach, F., Bons, P.D., Griera, A., Jansen, D., Llorens, M.-G., Roessiger, J. and Weikusat, I. Strain localization and dynamic recrystallization in the ice-air aggregate: A numerical approach. The Cryosphere. Special Issue: International Partnerships in Ice Core Sciences (IPICS) Second Open Science Conference, 10, 3071–3089.
  • Koehn, D., Pataki-Rood, M., Beaudoin, N., Chung, P., Bons, P.D. and Gomez-Rivas, E. A new stylolite classification scheme to estimate compaction and sealing potential. Sedimentary Geology, 346, 60–71.
  • Llorens, M.-G., Griera, A., Bons, P.D., Lebensohn, R., Jansen, D., Evans, L.A. and Weikusat, I. Full-field predictions of ice dynamic recrystallisation under simple shear conditions. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 450, 233-242.
  • Bons, P.D., Jansen, D., Mündel, F., Bauer, C. C., Binder, T., Eisen, O., Jessell, M.W., Llorens, M.-G., Steinbach, F., Steinhage, D. and Weikusat, I. 2016. Converging flow and anisotropy cause large-scale folding in Greenland’s ice sheet. Nature Communications 7, 11427.
  • Jansen, D., Llorens, M.-G., Westhoff, J., Steinbach, F., Kipfstuhl, S., Bons, P.D., Griera, A. and Weikusat, I. 2016. Small-scale disturbances in the stratigraphy of the NEEM ice core: observations and numerical model simulations. The Cryosphere, 10, 359-370.
  • Llorens, M.-G., Griera, A., Bons, P.D., Roessiger, J., Lebensohn, R., Evans, L.A. and Weikusat, I. 2016. Dynamic recrystallisation of ice aggregates during co-axial viscoplastic deformation: a numerical approach. Journal of Glaciology, 62(232), 359-377.
  • Piazolo, S., Kaminsky, F.V., Trimby, P., Evans, L. and Luzi, V. 2016. Carbonado revisited: Insights from neutron diffraction, high resolution orientation mapping and numerical simulations. Lithos 265, 244–256.

2015:

  • Sachau, T., Bons, P.D. and Gomez-Rivas, E. Transport efficiency and dynamics of hydraulic fracture networks. Frontiers in Physics, 3:63.
  • Griera, A., Gomez-Rivas, E., Llorens, M.-G., Bons, P.D. and Lebensohn, R. Microstructural evolution of polycrystalline materials in simple shear: insights from full-field numerical simulations. Geotectonic Research, 97, 37–39.
  • Ghani, I., Koehn, D., and Toussaint, R. Dynamics of hydrofracturing and permeability evolution in layered reservoirs. Frontiers in Physics 3, 67.
  • Kelka, U., Koehn, D., and Beaudoin, N. Zebra pattern in rocks as a function of grain growth affected by second-phase particles. Frontiers in Physics 3, 74.
  • Smith, J. R., Piazolo, S., Daczko, N. R. and Evans, L. The effect of pre‐tectonic reaction and annealing extent on behaviour during subsequent deformation: insights from paired shear zones in the lower crust of Fiordland, New Zealand. Journal of Metamorphic Geology,  33(6),  557-577.

2014:

  • Koehn, D., Sachau, T. Two-dimensional numerical modeling of fracturing and shear band development in glacier fronts. Journal of Structural Geology, 61, 133-142.
  • Llorens, M-.G., Bons, P.D., Griera, A. and Gomez-Rivas, E. 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.
  • Sachau, T. and Koehn, D. A new mixed-mode fracture criterion for large-scale lattice models. Geoscientific Model Development 7, 243-247.
  • Montagnat, M., Castelnau, O., Bons, P.D., Faria, S.H., Gagliardini, O., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Grennerat, F., Griera, A., Lebensohn, R.A., Moulinec, H., Roessiger, J., Suquet, P. Multiscale modeling of ice deformation behavior. Journal of Structural Geology 61, 78-108.
  • Roessiger, J., Bons, P.D., Faria, S.H. Influence of bubbles on grain growth in ice. Journal of Structural Geology. Journal of Structural geology 61, 123-132.
  • Vass, A., Koehn, D., Toussaint, R., Ghani, I., Piazolo, S. The importance of fracture-healing on the deformation of fluid-filled layered systems. Journal of Structural Geology 67, 94-106.
  • Koehn, D., Bons, P.D. Microdynamics of Ice (editorial). Journal of Structural Geology 61, 1.
  • Godinho, J.R.A., Piazolo, S. and Evans, L. Simulation of surface dynamics during dissolution as a function of the surface orientation; implications for non-constant dissolution rates. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 408, 163-170

2013:

  • Bons, P.D. and Gomez-Rivas, E. Gravitational fractionation of isotopes and dissolved components as a first-order process in crustal fluids. Economic Geology, 108 (5), 1195-1201 .
  • Bons, P.D., van Milligen, B.P., Blum, P. A general unified expression for solute and heat dispersion in homegeneous porous media. Water Resources Research 49, 1-13.
  • Borthwick, V., Piazolo, S., Evans, L., Griera, A., Bons, P.D. What happens to deformed rocks after deformation? A refined model for recovery based on numerical simulations. In: “Deformation Structures and Processes within the Continental Crust”, Special Volume 394, Geol. Soc. London.
  • Ghani, I., Koehn, D., Toussaint, R. and Passchier, C.W. Dynamic Development of Hydrofracture. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 170 (11), 1685-1703.
  • Griera, A., Llorens, M-.G., Gomez-Rivas, E., Bons, P.D., Jessell, M.W., Evans, L.A. and Lebensohn, R. Numerical modelling of porphyroclast and porphyroblast rotation in anisotropic rocks. Tectonophysics, 587, 4-29.
  • Llorens, M-.G., Bons, P.D., Griera, A. and Gomez-Rivas, E. When do folds unfold during progressive shear?. Geology, 41, 563-566.
  • Llorens, M-.G., Bons, P.D., Griera, A., Gomez-Rivas, E. and Evans, L.A. Single layer folding in simple shear. Journal of Structural Geology, 50, 209-220.
  • Sachau, T., Koehn, D., Passchier, C. (2013) Mountain-building under extension. American Journal of Science, 313, 326-344, http://dx.doi.org/10.2475/04.2013.03.
  • 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.
  • 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.

2012:

  • Arslan, A., Koehn, D., Passchier, C.W., Sachau, T. (2012) The transition from single layer to foliation boudinage, a dynamic modelling approach. Journal of Structural Geology, 42, 118–126, DOI: 10.1016/j.jsg.2012.06.005.
  • Bons, P.D., Elburg, M.A., Gomez-Rivas, E. A review of the formation of tectonic veins and their microstructures. Journal of Structural Geology.
  • Borthwick, V., Schmidt, S., Piazolo, S., Gundlach, C., Griera, A., Bons, P.D., Jessell, M.W. The application of in-situ 3D X-ray Diffraction in anealing experiments: First interpretation of substructure development in deformed NaCl. Materials Science Forum 715-716, 461-466
  • Koehn, D., Ebner, M., Renard , F., Toussaint, R., and Passchier, W. (2012) Modelling of stylolite geometries and stress scaling. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 341, 104-113, DOI:10.1016/j.epsl.2012.04.046.
  • van Milligen, B.Ph., Bons, P.D. Analytical model for tracer dispersion in porous media. Physical Review E 85.

2011:

  • Griera A., Bons P.D., Jessell M.W., Lebensohn R., Evans L. and Gomez-Rivas E. Strain localization and porphyroclast rotation. Geology, 39, 275-278.
  • Roessiger, J., Bons, P.D., Griera, A., Jessell, M.W., Evans, L. Montagnat, M., Kipfstuhl, S., Faria, S.H., Weikusat, I. 2011. Competition between grain growth and grain size reduction in polar ice. Journal of Glaciology 57, 942-948.
  • Sachau, T., Koehn, D., Passchier, C. (2011) Lattice-particle simulation of stress patterns in a Rwenzori-type rift transfer zone. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 61(4), 286-295, DOI: 10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2011.08.006.

2010:

  • Bons, P.D., Becker, J.K., Elburg, M.A., Urtson, K. Granite formation: stepwise accumulation or connected networks? Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 100.
  • Borthwick, V., Schmidt, S., Piazolo, S., Gundlach, C., Griera, A., Bons, P.D., Jessell, M.W. The application of in-situ 3D X-ray Diffraction in annealing experiments: First interpretation of substructure development in deformed NaCl. ReX & GG IV.
  • Ebner, M., Toussaint, R., Schmittbuhl, J., Koehn, D., Bons, P.D. Anisotropic scaling of tectonic stylolites: a fossilized signature of the stress field? Journal of Geophysical Research 115, B06403.
  • Koehn, D., Lindenfeld, M., Rümpker, G., Aanyu, K., Haines, S., Passchier, C., Sachau, T. (2010) Active transsection faults in rift transfer zones: Evidence for complex stress fields and implications for crustal fragmentation processes in the western branch of the East African Rift. International Journal of Earth Sciences, Special Issue “Long-term Rift Evolution”, 99(7), 1633-1642, DOI: 10.1007/s00531-010-0525-2.
  • Piazolo, S., Jessell, M.W., Bons, P.D., Evans, L., Becker, J.K. Numerical simulations of microstructures using the Elle platform: A modern research and teaching tool. Journal of the Geological Society of India 75, 110-127,
  • Sachau, T., Koehn, D. (2010) Faulting of the lithosphere during extension and related rift-flank uplift: a numerical study. International Journal of Earth Sciences, Special Issue “Long-term Rift Evolution”, 99(7), 1619-1632, DOI: 10.1007/s00531-010-0513-6.

2009:

  • Bons, P.D., Jessell, M.W., Griera, M.W. Comment to Fay et al. (2008), Porpyroblast rotation versus nonrotation: Conflict resolution! Geology 37, e182,
  • Jessell, M.W., Bons, P.D., Griera, A., Evans, L.A., Wilson, C.J.L. A tale of two viscosities. Journal of Structural Geology 31, 719-736.
  • Wendler, F., Becker, J., Nestler, B., Bons, P.D., Walte, N.P. Phase-field simulations of partial melts in geological materials. Computers & Geosciences 35, 1907-191

2008:

  • Becker, J.K., Bons, P.D., Jessell, M.W. A new front-tracking method to model anisotropic grain and phase boundary motion in rocks. Computers & Geosciences 34, 201-212.
  • Bons, P.D., Koehn, D., Jessell, M.W. (Eds). Microdynamic Simulation. Lecture Notes in Earth Sciences 106, Springer, Berlin. 405 pp.
  • Koehn, D., Aanyu, K., Haines, S., Sachau, T. (2008) Rift nucleation, rift propagation and the creation of basement micro-plates within active rifts. Tectonophysics, 458(1-4), 105-116, doi:10.1016j.tecto.2007.10.003.

2007:

  • Gomez-Rivas, E., Bons, P.D., Griera, A., Carreras, J., Druguet, E. and Evans, L. Strain and vorticity analysis using small-scale faults and associated drag folds. Journal of Structural Geology, 29, 1882-1899.

2006:

  • Koehn, D., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., and Passchier, C. (2006) The structure of reactive grain-boundaries under stress containing confined fluids. Chemical Geology, 230, 207-219, DOI:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2006.02.026.

2005:

  • Jessell, M.W., Siebert, E., Bons, P.D., Evans, L., Piazolo, S. A new type of numerical experiment on the spatial and temporal patterns of localization of deformation in a material with a coupling of grain size and rheology. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 239, 309-326.
  • Nollet, S., Urai, J.L., Bons, P.D., Hilgers, C. Numerical simulations of polycrystal growth in veins. Journal of Structural Geology 27, 217-230.

2004:

  • Jessell, M.W., P.D. Bons, L. Evans and S. Piazolo. Numerical experiments into the localization of deformation, In: (Eds) Driver, J et Bacroix B. Second International Conference o­n Recrystallization and Grain Growth
  • Piazolo, S., Jessell, M. J., Prior, D. J., Bons, P. D. The integration of experimental in-situ EBSD observations and numerical simulations: a novel technique of microstructural process analysis. Journal of Microscopy, 213, 273-284.

2003:

  • Becker, J.K., Koehn, D., Walte, N., Jessell, M., Bons, P.D., Passchier, C.W., Evans, L. Numerical simulation of disequilibrium structures in solid-melt systems during grain growth. Journal of the Virtual Explorer, 11.
  • Jessell, M.W. The Characteristic Geometries of Mineral Zonation. J. Virtual Explorer 11.
  • Koehn,D., J. Arnold, Fracturing in Polycrystalline Materials, J. Virtual Explorer 11.
  • Jessell, M.W., Kostenko, O. & Jamtveit, B. The preservation potential of microstructures during static grain growth J. Metamorphic Geol., 21, 481–491.
  • Koehn,D., Jochen Arnold, Bjørn Jamtveit, Anders Malthe-Sørenssen. Free Surface Dissolution of Stressed Solids. J. Virtual Explorer 11.
  • Koehn, D., Arnold, J., Jamtveit, B., Malthe-Sørenssen, A. (2003) Instabilites in stress corrosion and the transition to brittle failure. American Journal of Sciences, 303, 956-971.
  • Park, Y., Dal Park, Lynn Evans, Jin-Han Ree. An Elle-based 2-D model for cation exchange reaction between garnet and biotite. J. Virtual Explorer 11.

2002:

  • Jessell, M.W. & Bons, P.D. The numerical simulation of microstructure. In: de Meer, S., Drury, M.R., de Bresser, J.H.P. & Pennock, G.M. (eds.) Deformation Mechanisms, Rheology and Tectonics: Current Status and Future Perspectives. Geol. Soc, London, Spec. Publ. 200, 1137-147.
  • Piazolo, S., Bons, P.D., Jessell, M.W., Evans, L., Passchier, C.W. Dominance of Microstructural Processes and their effect o­n microstructural development: Insights from Numerical Modelling of dynamic recrystallization, Geological Society of London, Special Publications, 200, 149-170.
  • S. Piazolo & C. W. Passchier. Experimental modelling of fabric development within simple shear zones: Implications for the interpretation of stretching lineations and the use of strain analysis, Journal of Geophysical Research DOI.10.1029/2000JB000030.
  • S. Piazolo, P. D. Bons, C. W. Passchier. The influence of matrix rheology and vorticity o­n fabric development of populations of rigid objects during progressive plane strain deformation, Tectonophysics, 351, 315-329. Abstract.
  • S. Piazolo, P. D. Bons, M. W. Jessell, L. Evans, C. W. Passchier. Dominance of Microstructural Processes and their effect o­n microstructural development: Insights from Numerical Modelling of dynamic recrystallization, Geological Society of London, Special Publications, 200, 149-170. Link to movies.

2001:

  • Biermeyer, C., Stüwe, K. & Barr, T.D. The rotation of cylindrical objects during simple shear. Journal of Structural Geology, 23, 765-776.
  • Bons, P.D. Development of crystal morphology during unitaxial growth in a progressively widening vein: I. The numerical model. Journal of Structural Geology 23, 865-872.
  • Bons, P.D., Jessell, M.W., Evans, L., Barr, T.D. & Stüwe, K. Modelling of anisotropic grain growth in minerals. In: H.A. Koyi, N.S. Mancktelow, (eds.), Tectonic Modeling: A Volume in Honor of Hans Ramberg, Geological Society of America Memoir 193, 39-49.
  • Hilgers, C., Köhn, D., Bons, P.D., Urai, J.L. Development of crystal morphology during unitaxial growth in a progressively widening vein: II. Numerical simulations of the evolution of antitaxial fibrous veins. Journal of Structural Geology 23, 873-885.
  • Jessell, M.W. The numerical simulation of microstructures in geological materials. In: Recrystallization and Grain growth, Proceedings of the first joint international conference, G. Gottstein and D. Molodov (editors), Springer Verlag.
  • Jessell, M.W., Bons, P.D., Evans, L., Barr, T., Stüwe, K. Elle: the numerical simulation of metamorphic and deformation microstructures, Computers And Geosciences 27, 17-30.
  • Koehn, D., Aerden, D.G.A.M., Bons, P.D. & Passchier, C.W. Computer experiments to investigate complex fibre patterns in natural antitaxial strain fringes. Journal of Metamorphic Geology 19, 217-232.
  • Koehn, D., Bons, P.D., Hilgers, C. & Passchier, C.W. Animations of progressive fibrous vein and fringe formation. Journal of the Virtual Explorer, vol. 3: Animations in Geology – visualising the Earth.
  • Piazolo, S., Jessell, M.W., Bons, P.D. & Evans, L. Animations of dynamic recrystallization with the numerical modelling system Elle. Journal of the Virtual Explorer Volume 3.
  • Piazolo, S., Jessell,M.W., Bons, P.D., Evans, L. Numerical modelling of dynamic recrystallization in geomaterials, ceramics and metals, in Gottstein and Molodov: Recrystallization and Grain Growth, Proceedings of the first Joint International Conference of Recrystallization and Grain Growth, Aachen, 981-986.
  • Tenczer, V., Stüwe, K. & Barr, T.D. Pressure anomalies around cylindrical objects in simple shear. Journal of Structural Geology, 23, 777-788.

2000:

  • Bons, P.D. The formation of veins and their microstructures. In: M.W. Jessell and J.L.Urai (eds.) Stress, Strain and Structure, A volume in honour of W D Means. Journal of the Virtual Explorer 2.
  • Koehn, D., Hilgers, C., Bons, P.D. & Passchier, C.W. Numerical Simulation of Fibre Growth in Strain Fringes. Journal of Structural Geology, 22, 1311-1324.

1997:

  • Bons, P.D., Barr, T.D., ten Brink, C.E. The development of delta-clasts in non-linear viscous materials: a numerical approach.Tectonophysics 270, 29-41.
  • Hilgers, C., Urai, J.L., Post, A.D. & Bons, P.D. Fibrous vein microstructures: Experimental and numerical simulation. Aardkundige Mededelingen 8, 107-109.