Publications récentes



  • Lupi, M., Ricci, B.S., Kenkel, J., Ricci, T., Fuchs, F., Miller, S.A. and Kemna, A. (2016) Subsurface fluid distribution and possible seismic precursory signal at the Salse di Nirano mud volcanic field, Italy. Geophysical Journal International 204, 907-917.
  • Obermann, A., Lupi, M., Mordret, A., Jakobsdottir, S.S. and Miller, S.A. (2016) 3D-ambient noise Rayleigh wave tomography of Snaefellsjokull volcano, Iceland. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 317, 42-52.



  • Bertrand, G., Celle-Jeanton, H., Huneau, F., Baillieux, A., Mauri, G., Lavastre, V., Undereiner, G., Girolami, L., & Moquet, J.S. (2015) Contaminant transfer and hydrodispersive parameters in basaltic lava fl ows: artificial tracer test and implications for long-term management. Open Geosciences 7(1), 513–526.
  • van Hinsberg, V.J., Vigouroux, N., Palmer, S.J., Berlo, K., Scher, S., Mauri, G., Williams-Jones, A.E., McKenzie, J., Williams-Jones, G. & Fischer, T. (2015) Element fl ux to the environment of the passively degassing Kawah Ijen volcano, Indonesia, and implications for estimates of the global volcanic flux. Special Issue on Volcanic Lakes, Geolocical Society of London, 437.
  • Malvoisin, B., Y.Y. Podladchikov and J.C. Vrijmoed (2015) Coupling changes in densities and porosity to fl uid pressure variations in reactive porous fluid flow: Local thermodynamic equilibrium. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 16(12), 4362-4387.
  • Malvoisin, B. (2015) Mass transfer in the oceanic lithosphere: Serpentinization is not isochemical. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 430, 75-85.
  • Heinze, T., Galvan, B. and S.A. Miller (2015) Modeling porous rock fracturing induced by fluid injection, International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences 77, 133–141.
  • Heinze, T., Galvan, B. (2015) Novel numerical strategy for solving strongly coupled elastoplastic damage models with explicit return algorithms: Application to geomaterials. International Journal of Solids and Structures 80, 64–72.
  • Heinze, T., Jansen, G., Galvan, B. and S.A. Miller (2015) Systematic study of the effects of mass and time scaling techniques applied in numerical rock mechanics simulations, Tectonophysics 684, 4-11.
  • Heinze, T., Galvan, B. and S.A. Miller (2015) A new method to estimate location and slip of simulated rock failure events. Tectonophysics 651, 35-43.
  • Miller, S.A. (2015) Modeling enhanced geothermal systems and the essential nature of large-scale changes in permeability at the onset of slip. Geofl uids 15, 338–349.
  • Altwegg, P., Renard, P., Schill, E., & Radogna, P.-V., accepted (2015). GInGER (GravImetry for Geothermal ExploRation): A New Tool for Geothermal Exploration Using Gravity and 3D Modelling Software. Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2015. Melbourne, Australia, 19-25 April 2015.
  • Altwegg P., Schill E., Abdelfettah Y., Radogna P.-V., Mauri G. (2015) Toward fracture porosity assessment by gravity forward modeling for geothermal exploration (Sankt Gallen, Switzerland). Geothermics 57, 26–38.
  • Clerc, N., Rusillon, E., Moscariello, A., Renard, P., Paolacci, S.,  & Meyer, M. (2015). Detailed Structural and Reservoir Rock Typing Characterisation of the Greater Geneva Basin, Switzerland for Geothermal Resource Assessment. Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2015, Melbourne, Australia, 19-25 April 2015.



  • Ndiaye, M., Clerc, N., Gorin, G., Girardclos, S., Fiore, J. (2014). Lake Neuchâtel (Switzerland) seismic stratigraphic record points to the simultaneous Würmian deglaciation of the Rhône Glacier and Jura Ice Cap. Quaternary Science Reviews, 85 (2014), p. 1-19.
  • Miller, S. A. (2014). Modeling enhanced geothermal systems and the essential nature of large-scale changes in permeability at the onset of slip. Geofluids, DOI: 10.1111/gfl.12108  
  • Malvoisin,  B., & Brunet, F. (2014), Water diffusion-transport in a synthetic dunite: Consequences for oceanic peridotite serpentinization, Earth and Planetary Science Letters doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.07.004
  • Preisig, G., Eberhardt, E., Gishig, V., Roche, V., van der Baan, M., Valley, B., Kaiser, P. K., Duff, D. and Lowther R. 2014. Development of connected rock mass permeability through hydraulic fracture propagation and shearing accompanying fluid injection. Geofluids. doi: 10.1111/gfl.12097
  • Lupi, M., Saenger, E. H., Fuchs, F., & Miller, S. A. (2014). Corrigendum: Lusi mud eruption triggered by geometric focussing of seismic waves. Nature Geoscience, 7, 687-688.    
  • Bahrani, N., Kaiser, P. K., Valley, B. 2014. Distinct Element Method Simulation of an Analogue for a Highly Interlocked, Non-persistently Jointed Rockmass. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 71, p. 117 – 130. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrmms.2014.07.005
  • Lupi, M., Kenkel, J., Ricci, T., Suski, B., Fuchs, F., & Miller, S. A. (2014). Geoelectrical and seismic studies of a mud volcanic field: The Salse di Nirano, Italy. Geophys. J. Int., In Review.    
  • Lupi, M., & Miller, S. A. (2014). Short-lived tectonic switch mechanism for long-term pulses of volcanic activity after megathrust earthquakes. Solid Earth, 5, 13-24. doi:10.5194/se-5-13-2014   
  • Fuchs, F., Lupi, M., & Miller, S. A. (2014). Remotely triggered non-volcanic tremor in Sumbawa, Indonesia. Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 4185-4193.    
  • Farias, C., Lupi, M., Fuchs, F., & Miller, S. A. (2014). Seismic activity of the Nevados de Chillan volcanic complex after the 2010 Mw 8.8 Maule, Chile earthquake. J. Volc. Geotherm Res., 283, 116-126.
  • De la Vaissière, R., Morel, J., Noiret, A., Côte, P., Helmlinger, B., Sohrabi, R., Lavanchy, J.-M., Leveau, F., Nussbaum, C., & Morel J. (2014). Excavation-Induced Fractures Network Surrounding Tunnel: Properties and Evaluation under Loading. Geological Society, London, Special Publication, 400 publications



  • Altwegg, P., Marguet, L., Negro F., Scheidt-Schmitt, N. & Vuataz, F.–D. (2013). Inventaire géothermique et structural du canton de Neuchâtel: IGS-NE, Rapport final, Neuchâtel. 26 pp
  • Domnik, B., Pudasaini, S. P., Katzenbach, R., & Miller, S. A. (2013). Coupling of full two-dimensional and depth-averaged models for granular flows. J. Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, 201, 56-68.        doi:10.1016/j.jnnfm.2013.07.005
  • Lupi, M., Saenger, E. H., Fuchs, F., & Miller, S. A. (2013). Lusi mud eruption triggered by geometric focusing of seismic waves. Nature Geoscience, 6(8), 642-646. doi:10.1038/ngeo1884
  • Altwegg, P., Mauri, G. , & Negro, F. (2013). Utilisation de la gravimétrie pour la prospection géothermique, Geosciences actuel, ScNat- Platform of the Swisss Academic of Sciences, ISSN 1662-2480, pp. 18-20
  • Guglielmetti, L., Negro, F., Mauri, G., Vuataz, F.-D, Abdelfettah, Y., Clerc, N., Marguet, L., & Schill, E. (2013), GeoNE: an integrated project for the exploration of low enthalpy deep aquifers in the canton of Neuchatel, western Switzerland. European Geothermal Congress 2013, Pisa, Italy; 06/2013
  • M. Galvez, O. Beyssac, I. Martinez, K. Benzerara, C. Chaduteau, B. Malvoisin, J. Malavieille (2013). Graphite formation by carbonate reduction during subduction, Nature Geoscience. doi:10.1038/ngeo1827
  • Baillieux , P., Schill, E., Edel, J.-B., & Mauri, G. (2013). Localization of temperature anomalies in the Upper Rhine Graben: insights from geophysics and neotectonic activity. International Geology Review Journal. doi: 10.1080/00206814.2013.794914
  • Malvoisin, B., Brunet, F., Carlut, J., Montes-Hernandez, G., Findling, N., Lanson, M., Vidal, O., Bottero, J.-Y, & Goffé, B.  (2013). High-purity hydrogen gas from the reaction between BOF steel slag and water in the 473 - 673K range, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. doi:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2013.03.163
  • Pudasaini, S. P., & Miller, S. A. (2013). The hypermobility of huge landslides and avalanches. Engineering Geology, 157, 124-132. doi:10.1016/j.enggeo.2013.01.012
  • Podladchikov, Y., & Miller, S. A. (2013). Episodic waves of fluid-filled porosity. Poromechanics, 5, 790-793. doi: 10.1061/9780784412992.095
  • Fuchs, F., Lupi, M., Jakobsdottir, S. S., Thordarson, T., & Miller, S. A. (2013). Seismicity observed under Snaefelssjokull volcano. Jokull, 63, 105-112.    
  • Galván, B and Miller, S.A. (2013). A full GPU simulation of evolving fracture networks in a heterogeneous poro-elasto-plastic medium with effective-stress-dependent permeability. GPU Solutions to Multi-scale Problems in Science and Engineering. Springer, 2013.