Rock Mechanics and Fracture Flow Specialist
Tel: 0115 936 3486
E-mail Dr Robert Cuss
Cuss, R.J., Harrington, J., Giot, R., and Auvray, C. 2014. Experimental observations of mechanical dilation at the onset of gas flow in Callovo-Oxfordian claystone. Clays in Natural and Engineered Barriers for Radioactive Waste Confinement. xxx: Geological Society Special Publications: London, United Kingdom, Geological Society of London, pp. xx-xx
Cuss, R.J., Harrington, J.F., Graham, C.J., Sathar, S., and Milodowski, T. 2012. Observations of stable high-pressure differentials in clay-rich materials; implications for the concept of effective stress. Mineralogical Magazine, December 2012, Vol. 76(8), pp.3115-3129.
Sathar, S., Reeves, H.J., Cuss, R.J., and Harrington, H.J. 2012. Critical stress theory applied to repository concepts; the importance of stress tensor and stress history in fracture flow. Mineralogical Magazine. December 2012, Vol. 76(8), pp.3165-3177.
Cuss, R.J., Harrington, J.F., Noy, D.J., Wikman, A., and Sellin, P. 2011. Large scale gas injection test (Lasgit): Results from two gas injection tests. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. 36, pp.1729-1742.
Cuss, R.J., Milodowski, A., and Harrington, J.F. 2011. Fracture transmissivity as a function of normal and shear stress: first results in Opalinus clay. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. 36, pp.1960-1971.
Cuss, R.J., Harrington, J.F., & Noy, D.J. 2010. Large scale gas injection test (Lasgit) performed at the Ãspo Hard Rock Laboratory. Summary report 2008. Svenskarnbranslehantering AB (SKB) Technical Report TR-10-38, SKB, Stockholm, Sweden. Pp.109.