Published Papers

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Poster Session
Cosenza P, Brouard B.  1995.  Long term behavior of sealed solution-mined caverns.
Bérest P, Brouard B, de Greef V.  2005.  Permeability tests on hollow salt spheres. 7
Journal Article
Bérest P, Brouard B, Feuga B, Karimi-Jafari M.  2008.  The 1873 Collapse of the Saint-Maximilien Panel at the Varangéville Salt Mine. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 45(7):1025-1043.
Bérest P, Bergues J, Brouard B, Durup G.  1998.  Abandon des cavités salines. Revue Française de Géotechnique. 36:1031-1049.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Feuga B.  2004.  Abandon des mines de sel : faut-il ennoyer ? Revue Française de Géotechnique. 106-107:53-72.
Bérest P, Bergues J, Brouard B.  1997.  Anharmonic oscillations in underground cavities. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences. série II b:701-707.
Djizanne H, Bérest P, Brouard B, Frangi A.  2014.  Blowout in salt caverns. Oil & Gas Science and Technology – Rev. IFP Energies nouvelles.
Brouard B, Bérest P, de Greef V, Béraud J-F, Hertz E, Lheur C.  2013.  Creep closure rate of a shallow salt cavern at Gellenoncourt, France. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 62
Thoraval A, Lahaie F, Brouard B, Bérest P.  2015.  A generic model for predicting long-term behavior of storage salt caverns after their abandonment as an aid to risk assessment. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 77:44-59. Abstract
Bérest P, Karimi-Jafari M, Brouard B.  2017.  Geometrical versus rheological transient creep closure in a salt cavern. Comptes Rendus Mecanique. 345:735-741. Abstract
Bérest P, Brouard B, Feuga B, Karimi-Jafari M.  2010.  L’effondrement de 1873 à la mine de Varangéville (The 1873 collapse at the Varangéville salt mine). Revue Française de Géotechnique. 131-132:105-117.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Reveillere A.  2018.  L’étanchéité des stockages. Le cas des cavernes dans le sel. Géologues, Revue Officielle de la Société Géologique de France, Géosciences appliquées.. :14-19.
Bérest P, Bergues J, Brouard B, Durup G, Guerber B.  1999.  A measurement of creep and permeability of a salt cavern. Compte-Rendu de l'Académie des Sciences. (série II b):103-108.
Wang L, Berest P, Brouard B.  2015.  Mechanical Behavior of Salt Caverns: Closed-Form Solutions vs Numerical Computations. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering. 48(6)
Bérest P, Brouard B.  2003.  Safety of salt caverns used for underground storage. Oil & Gas Science and Technology. 58:361-384.
Bérest P, Bergues J, Brouard B, Durup G, Guerber B.  2001.  A salt cavern abandonment test. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. :357-368.
Bérest P, Bergues J, Brouard B.  1999.  Static and dynamic compressibility of deep underground caverns. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 36:1031-1049.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Djizanne H, Hévin G.  2014.  Thermomechanical effects of a rapid depressurization in a gas cavern. Acta Geotechnica.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Durup G.  2001.  Tightness tests in salt-cavern wells. Oil & Gas Science and Technology. 56:451-469.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Karimi-Jafari M, Van Sambeek L.  2007.  Transient behaviour of salt caverns. Interpretation of Mechanical Integrity Tests. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 44:767-786.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Hévin G.  2011.  Twelve-year monitoring of the Etrez salt cavern. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences. 48(1):168-173.
Bérest P, Gharbi H, Brouard B, Brückner D, DeVries K, Hévin G, Hofer G, Spiers C, Urai J.  2019.  Very Slow Creep Tests on Salt Samples. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering. :1-18.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Zakharov V.  2018.  ‘’Tepid’’ Geysers above salt caverns. Comptes Rendus Mecanique de l'Académie des Sciences. 346(6):Pages423-431.
Conference Proceedings
Bérest P, Hévin G, Brouard B.  2010.  A 12-year long cavern abandonment test. ICEM14, 14th Int. Conf. on experimental Mechanics. 6
Bérest P, Brouard B, Hévin G, Pellizzaro C.  2010.  12-year pressure monitoring in an idle salt cavern — The 1997-1998 Etrez abandonment test revisited. SMRI Spring Meeting. :233-244.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Feuga B, Karimi-Jafari M.  2008.  The 1873 collapse at the Varangéville salt mine (L’effondrement de 1873 à la mine de Varangéville). Actes des Journées Nationales de Géotechnique et de Géologie de l’Ingénieur, JNGG’08. :281-288.
Brouard B, Bérest P, Feuga B.  2003.  Abandon des mines de sel : faut-il ennoyer ? Conférence Après-Mines 2003.
Gatelier N, You T, Bérest P, Brouard B.  2008.  Adiabatic temperature changes in an oil-filled cavern. SMRI Fall Meeting. :81-104.
Kurosé A, Bérest P, Brouard B.  2003.  Analytical methods for dynamic response of underground structures. VI Colloque National AFPS. :263-276.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Durup G.  1997.  Behavior of sealed solution-mined caverns. 4th Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Salt. :511-524.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Durup G.  1996.  Behavior of sealed solution-mined caverns. ISRM International Symposium, EUROCK'96. :1127-1131.
Brouard B, Lheur C, Hertz E, Bérest P, de Greef V, Béraud J-F.  2009.  A brine outflow test in a Gellenoncourt cavern. SMRI Spring Meeting. :105-120.
Bérest P, Karimi-Jafari M, Brouard B, Durup G.  2006.  Brine Warming in a Sealed Cavern: What can be done? SMRI Fall Meeting. :61-80.
Brouard B, Bérest P.  2010.  The Carresse abandonment field tests. SMRI Technical Class. :165-200.
Bérest P, de Greef V, Béraud J-F, Lheur C, Hertz E.  2010.  A cavern abandonment program in a CSME cavern at Gellenoncourt (France). SMRI Spring Meeting. :215-231.
Brouard B, Bérest P, Hertz E, Lheur C.  2017.  A cavern abandonment test at Gellenoncourt, Lorraine – An update. SMRI Fall Meeting. :161-175.
Bérest P, Béraud J-F, de Greef V, Brouard B, Hertz E, Lheur C.  2011.  Creep closure rate of a shallow cavern. SMRI Spring Meeting.
Bérest P, Béraud J-F, de Greef V, Brouard B, Hertz E, Lheur C.  2011.  Creep closure rate of a shallow salt cavern. 12th Int. Congress on Rock Mechanics (ISMR).
de Laguérie P, Héas J-Y, Fourmaintraux D, You T, Brouard B, Bérest P.  2004.  Decommissioning and abandonment procedure of LPG caverns at Carresse. SMRI Fall Meeting. :27-44.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Karimi-Jafari M.  2005.  Deep salt cavern abandonment. Post-Mining 2005.
Brouard B, Bérest P, Karimi-Jafari M.  2006.  Deep salt-cavern abandonment. 6th Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Salt. :445-452.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Feuga B.  2004.  Dry Mine Abandonment. SMRI Spring Meeting. :287-315.
Karimi-Jafari M, Bérest P, Brouard B.  2007.  Effect of natural convection on blanket dissolution rate in a cavern. SMRI Fall Meeting. :173-184.
Brouard B, Bérest P, Karimi-Jafari M.  2009.  The effect of small deviatoric stresses on cavern creep behavior. 9th Int. Symp. on Salt. :574-589.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Karimi-Jafari M.  2008.  The effect of small deviatoric stresses on cavern creep behavior. SMRI Fall Meeting. :295-310.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Djizanne H, Hévin G.  2013.  Effects of a rapid depressurization in a salt cavern. The 3rd ISRM Symposium on Rock Mechanics.
Manivannan S, Bérest P, Brouard B.  2015.  Effects of changes in the pressure and temperature of the testing fluid during a liquid-liquid MIT. SMRI Fall Meeting. :3-19.
Bérest P, Bergues J, Brouard B, Durup G, Guerber B.  1999.  Essai d'abandon d'une caverne dans le sel. 9th ISRM International Congress on Rock Mechanics. 1:3-8.
Karimi-Jafari M, Bérest P, Brouard B, Van Sambeek L, Bazargan B.  2006.  Evaluation des fuites autour du cuvelage d'une cavité de stockage dans le sel. JNGG.
Brouard B, Bérest P, Frangi A.  2018.  Failure mechanisms in a cycled gas cavern. 2018 X Mechanical Behavior Of Salt.
Bérest P, Brouard B.  2010.  Field testing issues relative to the long term abandonment of salt caverns. SMRI Technical Class. :31-49.
Brouard B, Bérest P, Héas J-Y, Fourmaintraux D, de Laguérie P, You T.  2004.  An in situ creep test in advance of abandoning a salt cavern. SMRI Fall Meeting. :45-69.
Bérest P, Karimi-Jafari M, Brouard B, Bazargan B.  2006.  In situ Mechanical Tests in Salt Caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting. :91-130.
Bérest P, Karimi-Jafari M, Brouard B, Bazargan B.  2005.  In situ mechanical tests in salt caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting.
Brouard B, Bérest P, Durup G.  2001.  In-situ salt permeability testing. SMRI Fall Meeting. :139-157.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Couteau J.  1997.  Influence of the leaching phase on the mechanical behavior of salt caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting. :37-49.
Karimi-Jafari M, Bérest P, Brouard B, Van Sambeek L.  2008.  Interpretation of Mechanical Integrity Tests. ISRM International Symposium, ARMS5. :1263-1270.
Karimi-Jafari M, Bérest P, Van Sambeek L, Brouard B, Bazargan B.  2005.  Interpretation of Mechanical Integrity Tests. SMRI Fall Meeting. :153-173.
Brouard B, Zakharov V, Frangi A, Cremonesi M.  2018.  Introducing LOCAS 3D Application to the Geomechanical Modeling of an Oil-Storage Facility. SMRI Fall Meeting.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Bergues J, Nguyen Minh D.  1998.  La compressibilité statique et dynamique des grandes cavités souterraines. Colloque Mécanique et Géotechnique, Jubilé de Pierre Habib. :28-39.
Jacques A, Brouard B, Manivannan S, Bérest P, Jaffrezic V.  Submitted.  Let's Combine Well Testing and Logging: a Pre and Post Frac Shale Gas Field Case. Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC).
Brouard B, Bérest P, Durup G.  2002.  LOSAC: a first salt cavern abandonment software. SMRI Spring Meeting.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Favret F, Hévin G, Karimi-Jafari M.  2015.  Maximum Pressure in Gas Storage Caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting. :25-41.
Feuga B, Bérest P, Karimi-Jafari M, Brouard B.  2008.  Mechanical Behaviour of a Marly Floor in two Mines where Brine or Water was abundant. SMRI Spring Meeting. :19-40.
Brouard B, Frangi A, Bérest P.  2011.  Mechanical Stability of a Cavern Submitted to High-Frequency Cycles. SMRI Spring Meeting. :99-116.
Brouard B, Bérest P, Djizanne H, Frangi A.  2012.  Mechanical stability of a salt cavern submitted to high-frequency cycles. 7th Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Salt.
Karimi-Jafari M, Gatelier N, Brouard B, Bérest P, Djizanne H.  2011.  Multi-cycle gas storage in salt caverns. SMRI Fall Meeting. :142-159.
Jacques A, Brouard B, Bérest P, Boutaud de la Combe J-L.  2010.  A New Cost Effective Well Testing Methodology for Tight Gas Reservoirs. SPE Annual Technical Conference.
Brouard B, Bérest P, Caligaris C, Frangi A, Hévin G, Pichery T.  2006.  Numerical Computations of the Mechanical Behaviour of Cemented Casings Submitted to Large and Fast Pressure Variations. SMRI Fall Meeting. :217-232.
Brouard B, Karimi-Jafari M, Bérest P.  2007.  Onset of tensile effective stresses in gas storage caverns. SMRI Fall Meeting. :119-135.
Manivannan S, Jacques A, Brouard B, Bérest P, Jaffrezic V.  Submitted.  Permeability Logging through Constant Pressure Injection Test: In-situ Methodology and Laboratory tests. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (30 September – 2 October 2019). :SPE-196116-MS.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Bergues J.  1997.  Phénomènes oscillatoires dans les cavités salines. 13ème Congrès Français de Mécanique. 1:219-222.
Brouard B, Karimi-Jafari M, Bérest P, Durup G.  2007.  Pressure Build-up in a Sealed Cavern: Effect of a Gas Blanket. SMRI Spring Meeting. :179-188.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Dufresnoy M, Metz T.  2018.  Questions raised by Gas Caverns Thermodynamics. 9th Salt Symposium.
Berest P, Brouard B, Gharbi H.  2015.  Rheological and geometrical reverse creep in salt caverns. 2015 VIII Mechanical Behavior Of Salt. :199.
Bérest P, Brouard B.  2002.  Safety of salt caverns used for underground storage. 8th Portuguese Congress for Geotechnique.
Bérest P, Bergues J, Brouard B, Frelat J, Durup G.  1997.  Salt caverns and the compressibility factor. SMRI Fall Meeting. :29-48.
Bérest P, Bergues J, Brouard B, Durup G, Guerber B.  1999.  A salt-cavern abandonment test. SMRI Spring Meeting. :231-247.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Checkai D, Gharbi H, Hart D, Zakharov V.  2017.  Salt-Fall Detection in Oil Storage Caverns. SMRI Fall Meeting. :177-185.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Durup G.  2000.  Shut-in pressure tests - case studies. SMRI Fall Meeting. :105-125.
Bérest P, Djizanne H, Brouard B, Frangi A.  2013.  A Simplified Solution For Gas Flow During a Blow-out in an H2 or Air Storage Cavern. SMRI Spring Meeting.
Brouard B, Bérest P, de Greef V, Gary G, Crabeil J-P.  2012.  Sounds good? Determination of a Gas/Brine Interface by an Acoustic Method at Manosque SMRI Fall Meeting.
Brouard B, Zakharov V, Daxner G.  2016.  Sounds Well System: Non-intrusive Monitoring of Leaching. SMRI Fall Meeting.
Bérest P, Bergues J, Brouard B.  1998.  Static and dynamic compressibility of deep underground caverns. SPE/ISRM Rock Mechanics in Petroleum Engineering. :105-114.
Bérest P, Brouard B.  2001.  Storage of tritiated water in salt caverns. 6th KIWIR - International Workshop on Key Issues in Waste Isolation Research. :497-511.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Feugin F, Goldberg J.  1997.  Storage of tritiated waters in salt caverns. SMRI Fall Meeting. :49-63.
Karimi-Jafari M, Bérest P, Brouard B.  2008.  Subsidence, sinkholes and craters above salt caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting. :269-278.
Djizanne H, Bérest P, Brouard B.  2012.  Tensile Effective Stresses in Hydrocarbon Storage Caverns. SMRI Fall Meeting.
Brouard B, Bérest P.  1998.  A tentative classification of salts according to their creep properties. SMRI Spring Meeting. :18-38.
Karimi-Jafari M, Bérest P, Brouard B.  2007.  Thermal Effects in Salt Caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting. :179-188.
Lestringant C, Bérest P, Brouard B.  2010.  Thermo-mechanical effects in Compressed Air Storage (CAES). SMRI Fall Meeting. :29-44.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Djizanne H, Hévin G.  2013.  Thermo-mechanical effects of a rapid depressurization in a gas cavern. 3rd Sino-German Conference.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Karimi-Jafari M, Pellizzaro C.  2011.  Thermomechanical aspects of high frequency cycling in salt storage caverns. International Gas Union Research Conference.
Bérest P, Sicsic P, Brouard B.  2016.  Thermomechanical effects of a depressurization in a CAES. 50th U.S. Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Durup G.  2002.  Tightness tests in salt-cavern wells. SMRI Spring Meeting. :1-27.
Karimi-Jafari M, Bérest P, Brouard B, Van Sambeek L.  2006.  Transient behaviour of salt caverns. 6th Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Salt.
Karimi-Jafari M, Bérest P, Brouard B.  2006.  Transient Behaviour of Salt Caverns. SMRI Fall Meeting. :253-270.
Bérest P, Brouard B, Karimi-Jafari M.  2005.  Transient Behaviour of Underground Salt Caverns. McMat2005: 2005 Joint ASME/ASCE/SES Conference on Mechanics and Materials. :27-44.
Brouard B, Karimi-Jafari M, Bérest P, Frangi A.  2006.  Using LOCAS Software to Better Understand the Behavior of Salt Caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting. :273-288.