Lippo Center in Downtown Hong Kong, site of the IAHR 4th Int. Symp. on Environ. Hydr., December, 2004.

Conference Papers

  1. Gros, J., Socolofsky, S. A., Dissanayake, A. L., Jun, I., Zhao, L., Boufadel, M. C., Reddy, C. M., and Arey, S., “Detailed modeling of the dynamic behavior of petroleum in the sea during the Deepwater Horizon accident,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, 6-9, February, 2017.
  2. Boufadel, M. C., North, E., Socolofsky, S. A., Adams, E. E., and Geng, X., “A review of biodegradation models for oil in the open water,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, 6-9, February, 2017.
  3. Socolofsky, S. A., North, E., Adams, E. E., Boufadel, M. C., “A review of biodegradation models for oil:  Model parameterizations and a sensitivity study,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, 6-9, February, 2017.
  4. Zhao, L, Boufadel, M. C., Socolofsky, S. A., Gao, F., King, T., Robinson, B., and Lee, K., “Evolution of gas bubbles and oil droplets in subsea oil and gas blowouts,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, 6-9, February, 2017.
  5. Paris, C. B., Vaz, A. C., Dissanayake, A., Gros, J., and Socolofsky, S. A., “Dynamic coupling of near field and far field models hones predictions of oil dispersion from deep-sea blowout,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, 6-9, February, 2017.
  6. Gros, J., Socolofsky, S. A., Dissanayake, A., Jun, I., Zhao, L., Boufadel, M. C., Reddy, C. M., and Arey, S., “Detailed modeling of the dynamic behavior of petroleum in the sea during the Deepwater Horizon Accident,” 2nd Hamburg Symposium on Deep-Sea Oil Spills, September, 20, 2016. 
  7. Gros, J., Socolofsky, S. A., Dissanayake, A., Jun, I., Boufadel, M. C., Zhao, L., Nelson, R. K., Reddy, C. M., Arey, J. S., “Simulating the aqueous dissolution of petroleum emitted into the gulf of Mexico during the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster,” Abstract published in Gordon Research Conference on Environmental Sciences: Water,” Holdereness, New Hampshire, 26 June – 1 July, 2016. 
  8. Arey, J. S., Gros, J., Socolofsky, S. A., Dissanayake, A. L., Jun, I., Nelson, R., K., Reddy, C. M., Zhao, L., Boufadel, M. C., “TAMOC-c simulations of the aqueous dissolution of petroleum fluids in the deep sea during the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster,” Abstract published in 6th International Symposium on Energy Challenges & Mechanics (ECM) – towards a big picture, Inverness, Scotland, UK, 14-18 August 2016.
  9. Leonte, M., Kessler, J. D., and Socolofsky, S. A., “Investigating the emission, dissolution, and oxidation of CH4 within and around a seep bubble plume in the Gulf of Mexico,” Abstract published in 2016 Ocean Sciences Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 21-26 February, 2016. 
  10. Arey, J. S., Gros, J., Socolofsky, S. A., Dissanayake, A. L., Jun, I., Nelson, R. K., and Reddy, C. M., “Computer simulation of the buoyant ascent and liquid-gas-water repartitioning of petroleum hydrocarbons in the deep water column during the Deepwater Horizon disaster,” Abstract published in 251st American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition, San Diego, CA., 13-17, March, 2016.          
  11. Leonte, M., Kessler, J., Socolofsky, S., and Lavery, A. C., “Investigating the emission, dissolution, and oxidation of CH4 within and around a seep bubble plume in the Gulf of Mexico,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL, 1-4, February, 2016.
  12. Dissanayake, A. L., Jun, I., Gros, J., and Socolofsky, S. A., “Importance of physical, chemical, and hydrodynamic processes in the near field plume of oil and gas blowout models,” Abstract submitted to the Nearfield Modeling Workshop, Tampa, FL, 31,January, 2016.
  13. North, E. W., Kulis, P. S., Adams, E. E., Cesanek, Duzinski, P., He, R., Socolofsky, S. A., Testa, J. M., and Thessen, A. E., “Lagrangian simulations of oil droplets with biodegradation and chemical dispersal:  applications for decision support,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL, 1-4, February, 2016.
  14. Breier, J. A., Seewald, J. S., Sylva, S. P., Wang, B., and Socolofsky, S. A., “Dissolved gas distribution within Gulf of Mexico nateral deep-sea methane plumes,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL, 1-4, February, 2016.
  15. Gros, J., Reddy, C. M., Nelson, R. K., Socolofsky, S. A., and Arey, J. S., “Thermodynamic modeling of gas-liquid-water partitioning and fluid properties for Macondo reservoir fluid at deep-water conditions,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL, 1-4, February, 2016.
  16. Dehkharghanian, V., Nagamine, I., Socolofsky, S. A., and Masutani, S., “Experimental study of the time and space scales on the dispersant-oil-droplet interaction,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL, 1-4, February, 2016.
  17. Wang, Z., DiMarco, S. F., and Socolofsky, S. A., “Turbulence measurements in the Northern Gulf of Mexico:  Application to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on droplet dynamics,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL, 1-4, February, 2016.
  18. Wang, Z., DiMarco, S. F., and Socolofsky, S. A., “How was the deep scattering layers (DSLs) influenced by the Deepwater Horizon spill?  Evidences from 10 year NTL oil/gas ADCP backscattering data collected at the spill site,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL, 1-4, February, 2016.
  19. Wang, B., Jun, I., Hutschenreuter, K., Kessler, J., Lavery, A.,  Breier, J. A., Seewald, J. S., and Socolofsky, S., “Behavior of gas seep bubbles below the hydrate stability zone,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL, 1-4, February, 2016.
  20. Wang, B., Beaumont, B., Socolofsky, S. A., and Lavery, A. “Observations of natural gas seep site MC 118 in the Northern Gulf of Mexico during GISR cruise G08, 2015,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL, 1-4, February, 2016.
  21. Jun, I., Wang, B., Hutschenreuter, K., and Socolofsky, S. A., “Comparison of numerical model simulations to submarine hydrocarbon seeps measured at MC 118 and GC 600 by GISR in Northern Gulf of Mexico,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL, 1-4, February, 2016.
  22. Yang, D., Chen, B., Socolofsky, S. A., Chamecki, M., and Meneveau, C., “Large-eddy simulation and parameterization of buoyant plume dynamics in stratified flow,” Abstract published in Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Tampa, FL, 1-4, February, 2016.
  23. Socolofsky, S. A. and Dissanayake, A. L., “Integral plume model for particle laden industrial dischange,” Abstract published in International Symposium on Outfall Systems, Ottowa, Canada, 10-13 May, 2016.
  24. Dissanayake, A. L. and Socolofsky, S. A., “Integral model for bubble plumes from line-source geometry,” Abstract published in International Symposium on Outfall Systems, Ottowa, Canada, 10-13 May, 2016.
  25. Yang, D., Bicheng, C., Socolofsky, S. A., Chamecki, M., and Meneveau, C., “Large-eddy simulation of bubble-driven plume in stably stratified flow,” Abstract submitted to 2015 Division of Fluid Dynamics (DFD) meeting of the American Physical Society (APS), Boston, MA, 22-24 November, 2015. Socolofsky, S., Dissanayake, A., Jun, I., Gros, J.,
  26. Socolofsky, S., Dissanayake, A., Jun, I., Gros, J., Arey, S., and Reddy, C. M., “Texas A&M Oilspill Calculator:  Modeling Suite for Subsea Spills,” Reviewed paper appearing in the 38th Arctic and Marine Oilspill Program (AMOP) Technical Seminar on Environmental Contamination and Response, British Columbia, Canada, June 2-4, 2015.
  27. Dissanayake, A., Jun, I., and Socolofsky, S. A., “Numerical models to simulate oil and gas blowout plumes and associated chemical and physical processes of hydrocarbons,”  Paper published in  36th IAHR World Congress, Delft—The Hague, the Netherlands, June 28-July3, 2015, 9 pages.
  28. B. Wang, S. A. Socolofsky, J. Seewald, S. Sylva, and J. A. Breier, “Bubble characteristics at two Gulf of Mexico natural gas seepage sites,” Abstract published in the Gulf of Mexico Oilspill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, TX, February 17-19, 2015. 
  29. E. E. Adams, S. A. Socolofsky, M. C. Boufadel, “Evaluation of Droplet/Bubble Models for Subsurface Dispersant Application,” Abstract published in the Gulf of Mexico Oilspill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, TX, February 17-19, 2015.
  30. L. Zhao, M. Boufadel, E. Adams, S. Socolofsky, K. Lee, “Evolution of Droplet Size Distribution in Deepwater Horizon Blowout: Simulations Using VDROP Model,” Abstract published in the Gulf of Mexico Oilspill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, TX, February 17-19, 2015.
  31. J. A. Breier, J. S. Seewald, S. P. Sylva, B. Wang, S. A. Socolofsky, “Gas plume bubble dissolution at Gulf of Mexico natural methane seeps,” Abstract published in the Gulf of Mexico Oilspill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, TX, February 17-19, 2015.
  32. Z. Wang, S. F. DiMarco, S. A. Socolofsky, “The Role of Turbulence on Droplet Dynamics: Application to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico,” Abstract published in the Gulf of Mexico Oilspill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, TX, February 17-19, 2015.
  33. C. C. Lai, S. A. Socolofsky, “Volume flux measurements in the zone of flow establishment of an aerated plume,” Abstract published in the Gulf of Mexico Oilspill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, TX, February 17-19, 2015.
  34. Jun, I., S. A. Scolofsky, and A. Dissanayake, “Effect of gas hydrates on the fate of rising hydrocarbon bubbles from natural seeps and accidental releases in the deep ocean,” Abstract published in the Gulf of Mexico Oilspill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Houston, TX, February 17-19, 2015.
  35. Uittenbogaard, R., Cornelisse, J., Socolofsky, S. A., and Friocourt, Y., “Bubble plume towed in salt-stratified water,” Paper published in 36th IAHR World Congress, Delft – The Hague, The Netherlands, June 28-July 3, 2015, 11 pages.
  36. Arey, J. S., Gros, J., Socolofsky, S., Reddy, C., M., “Computer simulation of the ascent, liquid-gas repartitioning, and dissolution of oil hydrocarbons in the deep water column during the Deepwater Horizon disaster,” Abstract submitted to the American Chemical Society, [GEOC] Division of Chemistry, Denver, CO, March 2015.
  37. Yang, Y., Irish, J. L., Socolofsky, S. A., and Lynett, P. J., “Model investigation of wave dynamics around segmented marsh fields,” Abstract published in Young Coastal Scientists and Engineers Conference—North America—2014, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, July 2014.
  38. Chapman, P., Socolofsky, S. A. and Hetland, R., “From blowout to beach: An integrated modeling approach,” reviewed conference paper appearing in the 2014 International Oil Spill Conference (IOSC), paper 300173, Savannah, GA, May, 2014.
  39. Wang, B., Dissanayake, A. L. and Socolofsky, S. A., “Design of in situ measurements for validation of near field blowout models,” Abstract published in 2014 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Mobile, AL, January, 2014.
  40. Jun*, I.O., Dissanayake, A. L. and Socolofsky, S. A., “The fate and transport properties of rising gas bubbles with hydrates from the deep ocean,” Abstract published in 2014 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, Mobile, AL, January, 2014.
  41. Adams, E. Eric, Socolofsky, S. A., Chan*, G. K. Y., and Masutani, S., “How much oil came directly to the surface at Macondo?” 7th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, Singapore, January 2014.
  42. Rezvani*, M. and Socolofsky, S. A., “PIV measurement of coherent structures at the bubbe wake,” 7th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, Singapore, January 2014.
  43. Rezvani*, M., Lai*, C. C.-K., and Socolofsky, S. A., “PIV experiments of bubble plumes in crossflows,” 7th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, Singapore, January 2014.
  44. Dehkharghanian*, V. and Socolofsky, S. A., “Comparing different dispersant injection mechanisms into subsea oil-well blowout using PLIF method,” 7th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, Singapore, January 2014.
  45. Whilden*, K. A., Socolofsky, S. A., and Holt, S. A., “Current distribution through Aransas Pass, Texas and implications for larvae transport of sciaenops ocellatus,” 7th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, Singapore, January 2014.
  46. Lai*, C. C-K. and Socolofsky, S. A., “Mean and turbulent statistics of bubble plumes in a quiescent fluid,” 7th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, Singapore, January 2014.
  47. Socolofsky, S. A., Jun*, I.O., and Dissanayake, A., “Effects of dissolution on the fate and transport properties of rising gas bubble from the deep ocean,” Poster presented at the 1st MOSSFA Working Group Meeting, Tallahassee, FL, October, 2013.
  48. Jun*, I.O. and Socolofsky, S. A., “Single bubble model for fate and transport from deep ocean gas seepage,” Abstract submitted to 2013 Conference of the ASCE Engineering Mechanics Institute, Evanston, IL, August 2013.
  49. Whilden*, K. A., Socolofsky, S. A., Chang, K.-A., and Irish, J., “Using ship-mounted ADCP tracks based on surface drifter observations to measure tidal vortices at Aransas Pass, Texas.”  Third International Symposium on Shallow Flows, Iowa City, Iowa, June 2012.
  50. Whilden*, K. A. and Socolofsky, S. A., “Laboratory study of the influence of depth on the propagation of ebb-generated tidal vortices.” Hydraulic Measurment & Experimental Methods Conference, Snowbird, Utah, August 2012.
  51. Rezvani*, M. and Socolofsky, S. A., “Turbulence properties in bubble plumes in presence of currents.”  Hydraulic Measurment & Experimental Methods Conference, Snowbird, Utah, August 2012.
  52. Bryant, D. B. and Socolofsky, S. A. (2010). "PIV measurements of turbulence in an inertial particle plume in an unstratified ambient,"  6th Int. Symp. Environmental Hydraulics, Athens, Greece, June.
  53. Bryant, D. B., Whilden, K. A. & Socolofsky, S. A. (2008). "Laboratory measurements of tidal jet vortices through an inlet with a developed boundary layer," 2nd Int. Symp. Shallow Flows, ASCE, Hong Kong, China, December.
  54. Whilden, K. A., Bryant, D. B. & Socolofsky, S. A. (2008). "Formation and evolution of tidal jet vortices," 2nd Int. Symp. Shallow Flows, ASCE, Hong Kong, China, December.
  55. Whilden, K. A., Bryant, D. B. & Socolofsky, S. A. (2008). "Laboratory measurements of shallow starting-jet vortices formed by tidal flow through an idealized inlet," Inaugural Int. Conf. Eng. Mech. Inst., ASCE, Minneapolis, Minnesota, May.
  56. Seol, D.-G., Bryant, D., and Socolofsky, S. A. (2007). "Flow structure properties of a bubble plume in an unstratified ambient: Application of laser induced fluorescence." 5th Int. Symp. Environ. Hydr., Tempe, Arizona, December.
  57. Bryant, D., Seol, D.-G., and Socolofsky, S. A. (2007). "PIV measurements of coherent structures in a bubble plume in an unstratified fluid." 5th Int. Symp. Environ. Hydr., Tempe, Arizona, December.
  58. Seol, D.-G., and Socolofsky, S. A. (2007). "LIF measurement of the scalar structure of a bubble plume in an unstratified ambient." Hydr. Meas. Exp. Meth. 2007, EWRI and ASCE, Lake Placid, New York, September.
  59. Negretti, M. E., Socolofsky, S. A., and Jirka, G. H. (2007). "Linear stability analysis of spatially accelerating stratified shear flows." 32nd IAHR Congress, Venice, Italy, July.
  60. Olivera, F., Socolofsky, S. A., and Choi, J. (2007). "Use of NEXRAD precipitation data for storm identification and tracking in Texas." Proc. World Environ. Wat. Res. Congress, Tampa, Florida, May.
  61. Olivera, F., Choi, J., and Socolofsky, S. A. (2006). "Storm identification and tracking for hydrologic modeling using hourly accumulated NEXRAD precipitation data." Poster presentation to the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December.
  62. Seol, D.-G., and Socolofsky, S. A. (2006). "Application of particle image velocimetry to multiphase plumes." U.S.-Korea Conf. Sci., Tech., Entrep., Teaneck, New Jersey, August.
  63. Socolofsky, S. A. (2004). "Recent investigations of direct ocean carbon sequestration: Behavior of multiphase plumes." FOID 2004, Pukyong, Korea, December.
  64. Bergmann, C., Seol, D.-G., Bhaumik, T., and Socolofsky, S. A. (2004). "Entrainment and mixing properties of a simple bubble plume." 4th Int. Symp. Environ. Hydr., Hong Kong, China, December.
  65. Socolofsky, S. A., von Carmer, C., and Jirka, G. H. (2003). "Shallow turbulent wakes: Linear stability analysis compared to experimental data." Int. Symp. Shallow Flows, Delft, the Netherlands, June.
  66. Golmen, L. G., Sundjford, A., Hareide, N. R., Gangstø, R., and Socolofsky, S. A. “The international project on ocean CO2 sequestration.  A baseline survey at the proposed experiment site offshore Norway, July 2002.” 6th International Conference on Greenhouse Control Technology, Kyoto, Japan, October, 2002.
  67. Socolofsky, S. A., and Adams, E. E. (2001). "Detrainment fluxes for multiphase plumes in quiescent stratification." 3rd Int. Symp. Environ. Hydr., Tempe, Arizona, December.
  68. Wannamaker, E. J., Crounse, B. C., Socolofsky, S. A., and Adams, E. E. (2001). "Detrainment algorithm for an integral plume model of a multiphase plume in quiescent stratification." 3rd Int. Symp. Environ. Hydr., Tempe, Arizona, December.
  69. Socolofsky, S. A., Crounse, B. C., and Adams, E. E. (2000). "Bubble and droplet plumes in stratification 1: Laboratory studies." 5th Int. Symp. Strat. Flow, Vancouver, British Columbia, July.
  70. Crounse, B. C., Socolofsky, S. A., and Adams, E. E. (2000). "Bubble and droplet plumes in stratification 2: Numerical studies." 5th Int. Symp. Strat. Flow, Vancouver, British Columbia, July.
  71. Adams, E. E., Crounse, B. C., Harrison, T. H., and Socolofsky, S. A. (2000). "Analytical and experimental studies of droplet plumes with application to CO2 sequestration." Preprints, ACS Fuel Chem. Div. Symp., Washington, D.C., August.
  72. Crounse, B. C., Adams, E. E., Socolofsky, S. A., and Harrison, T. H. (2000). "Application of a double plume model to compute near field mixing for the international field experiment on CO2 ocean sequestration." 5th Int. Conf. Greenhouse Gas Control Tech., Cairns, Australia, August.
  73. Munson, A., Socolofsky, S. A., and Adams, E. E. (1998). "HSPF modeling of the Charles River watershed." Int. Wat. Res. Eng. Conf., Memphis, Tennessee, August.