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Ian Bourg

Selected Publications

  1. Bourg I.C., Tournassat C. Diffusion through clay barriers. In: Natural and Engineered Clay Barriers (C. Tournassat, C.I. Steefel, I.C. Bourg, F. Bergaya, eds.), Developments in Clay Science, Vol. 6, Elsevier, Chapter 7 (in press).
  2. Tournassat C., Bourg I.C., Steefel C.I., Bergaya F. General surface properties of clay minerals. In: Natural and Engineered Clay Barriers (C. Tournassat, C.I. Steefel, I.C. Bourg, F. Bergaya, eds.), Developments in Clay Science, Vol. 6, Elsevier, Chapter 1 (in press).
  3. Eiler J.M., Bergquist B., Bourg I.C., Cartigny P., Farquhar J., Gagnon A.C., Guo W., Halevy I., Hofmann A.E., Levin N., Schauble E.A., Stolper D. Frontiers of stable isotope geoscience. Chemical Geology 372, 119-143 (2014).
  4. Holmboe M., Bourg I.C. Molecular dynamics simulations of water and sodium diffusion in smectite interlayer nanopores as a function of pore size and temperature. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 118, 1001-1013 (2014).
  5. Hamm L.M., Bourg I.C., Wallace A.F., Rotenberg B. Molecular simulation of CO2- and CO3-brine-mineral systems. In: Geochemistry of Geologic CO2 Sequestration (D.J. DePaolo, D.R. Cole, A. Navrotsky, I.C. Bourg, eds.), Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, Vol. 77, Mineralogical Society of America, pp. 189-228 (2013).
  6. Hofmann A.E., Bourg I.C., DePaolo D.J. Ion desolvation as a mechanism for kinetic isotope fractionation in aqueous systems. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the U.S.A. 198, 18689-18694 (2012).
  7. Bourg I.C., Steefel C.I. Molecular dynamics simulations of water structure and diffusion in silica nanopores. Journal of Physical Chemistry C 116, 11556-11564 (2012).
  8. Nielsen L.C., Bourg I.C., Sposito G. Predicting CO2-water interfacial tension under pressure and temperature conditions of geologic CO2 storage. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 81, 28-38 (2012).
  9. Bourg I.C., Sposito G. Molecular dynamics simulations of the electrical double layer on smectite surfaces contacting concentrated mixed electrolyte (NaCl-CaCl2) solutions. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 360, 701-715 (2011).
  10. Bourg I.C., Sposito G. Ion exchange phenomena. In: Handbook of Soil Science, Properties and Processes, 2nd ed. (P.M. Huang, Y. Li, M.E. Sumner, eds.), CRC Press, Boca Raton, Chapter 16 (2011).
  11. Bourg I.C., Sposito G. Connecting the molecular scale to the continuum scale for diffusion processes in smectite-rich porous media. Environmental Science and Technology 44, 2085-2091 (2010).
  12. Bourg I.C., Richter F.M., Christensen J.N., Sposito G. Isotopic mass-dependence of alkali metal cation diffusion coefficients in water. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74, 2249-2256 (2010).
  13. Bourg I.C., Sposito G. Isotopic fractionation of noble gases by diffusion in liquid water: Molecular dynamics simulations and hydrologic applications. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 72, 2237-2247 (2008).
  14. Bourg I.C., Sposito G., Bourg A.C.M. Modeling the diffusion of Na+ in compacted water-saturated Na-bentonite as a function of pore water ionic strength. Applied Geochemistry 23, 3635-3641 (2008).
  15. Bourg I.C. Comment on "Modeling sulfur isotope fractionation and differential diffusion during sulfate reduction in sediments of the Cariaco Basin" by M.A. Donahue, J.P. Werne, C. Meile and T.W. Lyons. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 72, 5852-5854 (2008).
  16. Bourg I.C., Sposito G. Molecular dynamics simulation of kinetic isotope fractionation during the diffusion of ionic species in liquid water. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 71, 5583-5589 (2007).
  17. Bourg I.C., Sposito G., Bourg A.C.M. Modeling the acid-base surface chemistry of montmorillonite. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 312, 297-310 (2007).
  18. Bourg I.C., Sposito G., Bourg A.C.M. Modeling cation diffusion in compacted water-saturated Na-bentonite at low ionic strength. Environmental Science and Technology 41, 8118-8122 (2007).
  19. Bourg I.C., Sposito G., Bourg A.C.M. Tracer diffusion in compacted water-saturated bentonite. Clays and Clay Minerals 54, 363-374 (2006).