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Scott, J.A., Pujol, M., Györe, D., Stuart, F.M. and Gilfillan, S.M.V., Determining static reservoir connectivity using noble gases Chemical Geology, 582, 120410 DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2021.120410

Leslie, R., Cavanagh, A.J., Haszeldine, R.S., Johnson, G and Gilfillan, S.M.V., Quantification of solubility trapping in natural and engineered CO2 reservoirs Petroleum Geoscience, 27 (4) DOI: 10.1144/petgeo2020-120

Györe, D., Pujol, M., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Stuart, F.M., Noble gases constrain the origin, age and fate of CO2 in the Vaca Muerta shale in the Neuquen Basin (Argentina) Chemical Geology, 120294 DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2021.120294

Ringrose, P., Furre, A.K., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Krevor, S., Landrø, M., Leslie, R., Meckel, T., Nazarian, B., Zahid, A., Storage of Carbon Dioxide in Saline Aquifers: Physicochemical Processes, Key Constraints and Scale-up Potential Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, DOI: 10.1146/annurev-chembioeng-093020-091447

Scafidi, J., Wilkinson, M., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Haszeldine, R.S., A quantative assessment of the hydrogen storage capacity of the UK continental shelf International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 46 (12) 8629-8639 DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2020.12.106


Miocic J.M., Johnson, G., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Stress field orientation controls on fault leakage at a natural CO2 reservoir Solid Earth, 1 (4), 1361-1374 DOI: 10.5194/se-11-1361-2020

Ju, Y.J., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Lee, S.S., Kaown, D., Hahm, D., Lee, S., Park, I.W., Ha, S.W., Application of noble gas tracers to track of CO2 from depth into a groundwater International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 97, 103041 DOI: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2020.103041

Ju, Y.J., Lee, S.S., Kaown, D., Lee, K.K. Gilfillan, S.M.V., Hahm, D and Park, K., Noble gases as a proxy to understand path of migrated CO2 in a aquifer Applied Geochemistry, 104609 DOI: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2020.104609

Karolytė, R., Johnson, G., Yielding, G., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Fault seal modelling – the influence of fluid properties on fault sealing capacity in hydrocarbon and CO2 systems Petroleum Geoscience, 26, 481-497 DOI: 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2020.104609


Gilfillan, S.M.V., Györe, D., Flude, S., Johnson, G., Bond, C. E., Hicks, N., Lister, R., Jones, D. G., Kremer, Y., Haszeldine, R., Stuart, F. M., Noble gases confirm plume related mantle degassing beneath South Africa Nature Communications, 10 (1), 1-7 DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-12944-6

Scafidi, J., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Offsetting CCS cost with CH4 & geothermal energy production with a depleted field coupled with a saline aquifer International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control. 90 DOI: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2019.102788

Todd, F., McDermott, C., Harris, A. F., Bond, A., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Coupled hydraulic and mechanical model of surface uplift due to mine water rebound – implications for mine water heating and cooling schemes Scottish Journal of Geology, DOI: 10.1144/sjg2018-028

Karolytė, R., Johnson, G., Györe, D., Serno, S., Flude, S., Stuart, F.M., Chivas, A. R., Boyce, A. & Gilfillan, S.M.V., Tracing the migration of mantle CO2 in gas fields and mineral water springs in SE Australia using noble gas and stable isotopes Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 259, 109-128 DOI: 10.1016/j.gca.2019.06.002

Miocic, J. M., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Frank, N., Schroeder-ritzrau, A., Burnside, N. M. & Haszeldine, R. S., 420,000 year assessment of fault leakage rates show that CO2 storage is secure Scientific Reports, 9, 1 DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-36974-0


Alcalde, J., Flude, S., Wilkinson, M., Johnson, G., Edlmann, K., Bond, C.E., Scott, V., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Ogaya, X., Haszeldine, R.S., Estimating geological CO2 storage security to deliver on climate mitigation Nature Communications, 9(1) 2201 DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-04423-1

Kilgallon, R., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Edlmann, K., McDermott, C.I., Naylor, M., Experimental determination of noble gases and SF6 as tracers of CO2 flow through porous sandstone Chemical Geology, DOI:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.09.022

Gilfillan, S.M.V. and Ballentine, C.J. He, Ne and Ar ‘snapshot’ of the subcontinental lithospheric mantle from CO2 well gases Chemical Geology, DOI:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.09.028

Györe, D., McKavney, R., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Stuart, F. M., Fingerprinting coal-derived gases from the UK Chemical Geology, DOI:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2017.09.016

O’Donnell, M.C., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Edlmann, K., McDermott, C.I., Wastewater from hydraulic fracturing in the UK: assessing the viability and cost of management Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology, 4(2), 325-355 DOI: 10.1039/C7EW00474E


Roberts, J.J., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Stalker, L., Naylor, M., Geochemical tracers for monitoring offshore CO2 stores International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 65, 218-234 DOI:10.1016/j.ijggc.2017.07.021

Flude, S., Györe, D., Stuart, F.M., Zurakowska, M., Boyce, A.J., Haszeldine, R.S., Chalaturnyk, and Gilfillan, S.M.V. The inherent fingerprint of captured CO2 International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 65, 40-54 DOI:10.1016/j.ijggc.2017.08.010

Serno, S., Flude, S, Johnson, G., Mayer, B., Karolyte, R., Haszeldine, R.S. and Gilfillan, S.M.V., Oxygen isotopes as a tool to quantify reservoir scale CO2 pore-space saturation International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 63, 370-385 DOI:10.1016/j.ijggc.2017.06.009

Ennis-King, J., LaForce, T., Paterson, L., Black, J.R., Vu, H.P., Haese, R.R., Serno, S., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Johnson, G., Freifeld, B., Singh, R. Stepping into the same river twice – field evidence for the repeatability of a CO2 injection test Energy Procedia, 114, 2760-2771 DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.1392

Karolyte, R., Serno, S., Johnson, G. and Gilfillan, S.M.V. The influence of oxygen isotope exchange between CO2 and H2O in natural CO2 rich spring waters Applied Geochemistry, 84, 173-186 DOI:10.1016/j.apgeochem.2017.06.012

Johnson, G., Hicks, N., Bond, C.E., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Jones, D.G., Kremer, Y., Lister, R., Nkwane, N., Maupa, T., Munyangane, P., Robey K., Saunders, I., Pearce, J., Shipton, Z.K., Haszeldine, R.S. Detection and understanding of natural CO2 releases in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Energy Procedia 114, 3757-3763 DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.1505

Gilfillan, S.M.V., Sherk, G.W., Poreda R. and Haszeldine, R.S., Using noble gas fingerprints at the Kerr Farm to assess CO2 leakage allegations linked to the Weyburn-Midale CO2 monitoring and storage project International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 63, 215-225 DOI:10.1016/j.ijggc.2017.05.015

Bond, C.E., Kremer, Y., Johnson, G., Hicks, N., Lister, R., Jones, D.G., Haszeldine, R.S., Saunders, I., Gilfillan, S.M.V. Shipton, Z.K. Pearce, J., The physical characteristics of a CO2 seeping fault: The implications of fracture permeability for carbon capture and storage integrity International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control 61, 49-60 DOI:10.1016/j.ijggc.2017.05.015

Karolyte, R., Johnson, G., Serno, S., Gilfillan S.M.V. Karolyte et al., 2017 The influence of oxygen isotope exchange between CO2 and H2O in natural CO2 rich spring waters Energy Procedia, 114, 3832-3839 DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2017.03.1515

Györe, D., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Stuart, F. M., Tracking the interaction between injected CO2 and reservoir fluids using noble gas isotopes in an analogue of large-scale CCS Applied Geochemistry, 78, 116-128 DOI:10.1016/j.apgeochem.2016.12.012


Serno, S., Johnston, G.J., LaForce, T.C, Ennis-King, J., Haese, R. Boreham, C., Paterson, L. Friefeld., B.M., Cook, P.J., Kirste, D., Haszeldine, R.S. and Gilfillan, S.M.V. Using O isotopes to assess residual CO2 saturation at Otway 2B extension test International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 52, 73-83 DOI:10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.06.019

Flude, S., Johnston, G.J., Gilfillan, S.M.V. and Haszeldine, R.S. Inherent tracers for CCS in sedimentary formations – composition and applications Environmental Science and Technology, 50 7939-7955 DOI:10.1021/acs.est.6b01548

Miocic, J., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Roberts., J.J., Edlmann, K., McDermott C.I. and Haszeldine, R.S. Controls on CO2 storage security in natural reservoirs and implications for CO2 storage site selection International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 51, 118-125 DOI:10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.05.019

McCraw, C., Edlmann, K., Miocic, J., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Haszeldine, R.S. and McDermott C.I. Experimental investigation and hybrid numerical analytical hydraulic mechanical simulation of supercritical CO2 International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 48, 120-133 DOI:10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.01.002


Györe, D., Stuart, F. M., Gilfillan, S. M. V. & Waldron, S. Tracing injected CO2 in the Cranfield enhanced oil recovery field (MS, USA) using He, Ne and Ar iostopes International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 42, 554-561. DOI:10.1016/j.ijggc.2015.09.009

Kilgallon, R., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Haszeldine, R.S. and McDermott, C.I. Odourisation of CO2 pipelines in the UK: Historical and current impacts of smell during gas transport International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 37, 504–512 DOI:10.1016/j.ijggc.2015.04.010


Gilfillan, S.M.V., Haszeldine, R.S. Stuart, F. Györe, D., Kilgallon, R., Wilkinson, M. The application of noble gases and C stable isotopes in tracing the fate, migration and storage of CO2 Energy Procedia, 63, 4123-4133 DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2014.11.443

Kilgallon, R., Gilfillan, S.M.V., McDermott, C., Edlmann, K. and Haszeldine, R.S. Investigating the role of noble gases as tracers for CO2 storage Energy Procedia, 63, 4172-4179 DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2014.11.449

Miocic, J.M., Johnson, G., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Fault seal analysis of a natural CO2 reservoir in the Southern North Sea Energy Procedia, 63, 3364-3370 DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2014.11.365


Miocic J.M., Gilfillan, S.M.V., McDermott, C. and Haszeldine, R.S. Mechanisms for CO2 leakage prevention – a global dataset of natural analogues Energy Procedia, 40 p 320-328 DOI:10.1016/j.egypro.2013.08.037

Scott, V., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Chalmers, H., Markusson, M. and Haszeldine, R.S. Last chance for Carbon Capture and Storage Nature Climate Change,  3, 105-111


Holland, G. and Gilfillan, S.M.V. Application of Noble Gases to the Viability of CO2 Storage In: The Noble Gases as Geochemical Tracers, Advances in Geochemistry Series, Springer-Earth Sciences


Gilfillan, S.M.V. and Haszeldine, R.S. Report on noble gas, carbon stable isotope and HCO3– measurements from the Kerr Quarter and surrounding area, Goodwater, Saskatchewan In: The Kerr Investigation: Final Report, Findings of the Investigation into the Impact of CO2 on the Kerr Property, ed. Sherk, G.W.

Gilfillan, S.M.V., Wilkinson, M., Haszeldine, R.S., Shipton, Z., Nelson, S.T. and Poreda, R.J. He and Ne as tracers of natural CO2 migration up a fault from a deep reservoir, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 5, no. 6, p. 1507-1516 DOI:10.1016/j.iggc.2011.08.008

Gilfillan, S.M.V. and Haszeldine, R. S. Comment on “Potential Impacts of Leakage from Deep CO2 Geosequestration on Overlying Freshwater Aquifers” Environmental Science and Technology, 45 (7), p. 3171-3174. DOI:10.1021/es104307h


Wilkinson, M., Gilfillan, S.M.V., Haszeldine, R. S. and Ballentine, C.J. Plumbing the depths – testing natural tracers of subsurface CO2 origin and leakage, Utah, USA in M. Grobe, J. C. Pashin, and R. L. Dodge, eds., Carbon dioxide sequestration in geological media – State of the science: AAPG Studies 59

Gilfillan, S.M.V., Sherwood Lollar, B., Holland, G., Blagburn, B., Stevens, S., Schoell, M. and Cassidy, M., Ding, Z., Zhou, Z., Lacrampe-Couloume and Ballentine, C.J., Solubility trapping in formation water as dominant CO2 sink in natural gas fields Nature, 458, p. 614-618. DOI:10.1038/nature07852

Nelson, S.T., Mayo, A.L., Dutson, S.J. Gilfillan, S.M.V., Shipton, Z., Harris, R.A. and Tingey, D.G. Enhanced fracture permeability and accompanying fluid flow in the footwall of a normal fault: The Hurricane Fault at Pah Tempe Hot Springs, Washington County, Utah GSA Bulletin, 121, no. 1-2, p. 236-246. DOI:10.1130/B26285.1


Gilfillan, S.M.V., Ballentine, C.J., Holland, G., Sherwood Lollar, B., Blagburn, D., Stevens, S., Schoell, M. and Cassidy, M. The noble gas geochemistry of natural CO2 gas reservoirs from the Colorado Plateau and Rocky Mountain provinces, USA Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 72, p. 1174-1198. DOI:10.1016/j.gca.2007.10.009

Bushby, Y.E., Gilfillan, S.M.V. and Haszeldine, R.S. Carbon Capture and Storage in the UK In: Energy and the Natural Heritage, ed by C.A. Galbraith and J.M. Baxter. TSO Scotland, Edinburgh. p. 117-134.