Arndt Schimmelmann

representative Publications

Complete Publication List

Furmann, A., Mastalerz, M., Brassell, S.C., Pedersen, P.K., Zajac, N.A. and Schimmelmann, A. 2015. Organic matter geochemistry and petrography of Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian-Turonian) organic-rich shales from the Belle Fourche and Second White Specks Formations, west-central Alberta, Canada. Organic Geochemistry Electronic preprint: DOI

Gehre, M., Renpenning, J., Gilevska, T., Qi, H., Coplen, T.B., Meijer, H.A.J., Brand, W.A. and Schimmelmann, A. 2015. On-line hydrogen-isotope measurements of organic samples using elemental chromium: An extension for high temperature elemental-analyzer techniques. Analytical Chemistry 87(10):5198-5205. DOI

Chen, Y., Wei, L., Mastalerz, M. and Schimmelmann, A. 2015. The effect of analytical particle size on gas adsorption porosimetry of shale. International Journal of Coal Geology 138:103-112. DOI

Nair, S., Geilmann, H., Coplen, T.B., Qi, H., Gehre, M., Schimmelmann, A. and Brand, W.A. 2015. Isotopic disproportionation during hydrogen isotopic analysis of nitrogen-bearing organic compounds. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 29(9):878-884. DOI Abstract

Zolitschka, B., Francus, P., Ojala, A.E.K. and Schimmelmann, A. 2015. Varves in lake sediments – a review. Quaternary Science Reviews 117:1-41. DOI

Hendy, I.L., Napier, T.J. and Schimmelmann, A. 2015. From extreme rainfall to drought: 250 years of annually resolved sediment deposition in Santa Barbara Basin, California. Quaternary International. DOI

Zolitschka, B., Francus, P., Ojala, A.E.K., Schimmelmann, A. and Telepski, C. 2015. The online Varve Image Portal: A new tool for studying annually laminated sediments. Past Global Changes Magazine 23(1):35. PDF

Bahadur, J., Radlinski, A.P., Melnichenko, Y.B., Mastalerz, M. and Schimmelmann, A. 2015. Small-angle and ultrasmall-angle neutron scattering (SANS/USANS) study of New Albany Shale: A treatise on microporosity. Energy and Fuels 29(2):567-576. DOI

Tulipani, S., Grice, K., Greenwood, P.F., Haines, P.W., Sauer, P.E., Schimmelmann, A., Summons, R.E., Foster, C.B., Bottcher, M.E., Playton, T. and Schwark L. 2014. Changes of palaeoenvironmental conditions recorded in Late Devonian reef systems from the Canning Basin, Western Australia: A biomarker and stable isotope approach. Gondwana Research. DOI

Chen, Y., Mastalerz, M. and Schimmelmann, A. 2014. Heterogeneity of shale documented by micro-FTIR and image analysis. Journal of Microscopy 256 (3), 177-189. DOI

Wei, L., Mastalerz, M., Schimmelmann, A. and Chen, Y. 2014. Influence of Soxhlet-extractable bitumen and oil on porosity in thermally maturing organic-rich shales. International Journal of Coal Geology 132, 38-50. DOI

Holman, A.I., Grice, K. Jaraula, C.M.B. and Schimmelmann, A. 2014. Bitumen II from the Paleoproterozoic Here’s Your Chance Pb/Zn/Ag deposit: Implications for the analysis of depositional environment and thermal maturity of hydrothermally-altered sediments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 139, 98-109. DOI

Gao, L., Mastalerz, M. and Schimmelmann, A.2014. The origin of coalbed methane. In: P. Thakur, S. Schatzel, and K. Aminian (Eds.) Coal Bed Methane: From Prospect to Pipeline. Chapter 2, p. 7-29, Elsevier. DOI

Furmann, A., Mastalerz, M., Schimmelmann, A., Pedersen, P.K. and Bish, D. 2014. Relationships between porosity, organic matter, and mineral matter in mature organic-rich marine mudstones of the Belle Fourche and Second White Specks formations in Alberta, Canada. Marine and Petroleum Geology 54, 65-81. DOI

Gao, L., Schimmelmann, A., Tang, Y. and Mastalerz, M. 2014. Isotope rollover in shale gas observed in laboratory pyrolysis experiments: Insight to the role of water in thermogenesis of mature gas. Organic Geochemistry 68, 95-106. DOI

Stolper, D.A., Sessions, A.L., Ferreira, A.A., Santos Neto, E.V., Schimmelmann, A., Shusta, S.S., Valentine, D.L. and Eiler D.M. 2014. Combined 13C-D and D-D clumping in methane: Methods and preliminary results. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 136, 169-191. DOI

Unkel, I., Schimmelmann, A., Shriner, C., Forsén, J., Heymann, C. and Brückner, H. 2014. The environmental history of the last 6500 years in the Asea Valley (Peloponnese, Greece) and its linkage to the local archaeological record. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, Supplementary Issue "Progress in Geoarchaeology", 58 (2). DOI

Chen, Y., Furmann, A., Mastalerz, M. and Schimmelmann, A. 2014. Quantitative analysis of shales by KBr-FTIR and micro-FTIR. Fuel 116, 538–549. DOI

Mastalerz, M., Schimmelmann, A., Drobniak, A. and Chen, Y. 2013. Porosity of Devonian and Mississippian New Albany Shale across a maturation gradient: Insights from organic petrology, gas adsorption, and mercury intrusion. AAAP Bulletin 97 (10), 1621–1643. DOI

Schimmelmann, A., Hendy, T.L., Dunn, L., Pak, D.K. and Lange, C.B. 2013. Revised ˜2,000-year chronostratigraphy of partially varved marine sediment in Santa Barbara Basin, California. GFF (special issue "Varve Genesis, Chronology and Paleoclimate") 135 (3-4), 258-264. DOI

Bennett, R., Schieber, J., Schimmelmann, A., Hulbert, M., Curry, K., Douglas, J., Head, A. and Curry, A.2013. Sequestration of organic matter in marine mud: Flume experiments, biogeochemistry, mass physical properties, and 3-D modeling. GCSSEPM Foundation Bob F. Perkins Research Conference, 2012 Proceedings "New Understanding of the Petroleum Systems of Continental Margins of the World", 761-778. website

Etiope, G., Drobniak, A. and Schimmelmann, A. 2013. Natural seepage of shale gas and the origin of "eternal flames" in the Northern Appalachian Basin, USA. Marine and Petroleum Geology 43, 178-186. DOI

Topalov, K., Schimmelmann, A., Polly, P.D., Sauer, P.E. and Lowry, M. 2013. Environmental, trophic, and ecological factors influencing bone collagen δ2H. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 111, 88-104. DOI

Furmann, A., Mastalerz, M., Brassell, S.C., Schimmelmann, A., and Picardal, F. 2013. Extractability of biomarkers from high- and low-vitrinite coals and its effect on the porosity of coal. International Journal of Coal Geology 107, 141-151. DOI

Gao, L., Brassell, S.C., Mastalerz, M. and Schimmelmann, A. 2013. Microbial degradation of sedimentary organic matter associated with shale gas and coalbed methane in eastern Illinois Basin (Indiana), USA. International Journal of Coal Geology 107, 152-164. DOI

Furmann, A., Schimmelmann, A., Brassell, S.C., Mastalerz, M. and Picardal, F. 2013. Chemical compound classes supporting microbial methanogenesis in coal. Chemical Geology 339, 226-241. DOI

Hendy, I.L., Dunn, L., Schimmelmann, A. and Pak, D.K. 2013. Resolving varve and radiocarbon chronology differences during the last 2000 years in the Santa Barbara Basin sedimentary record, California. Quaternary International 310, 155-168. DOI

Cao, X., Chappell, M.A., Schimmelmann, A., Mastalerz, M., Li, Y., Hu, W. and Mao, J. 2013. Chemical structure changes in kerogen from bituminous coal in response to dike intrusions as investigated by advanced solid-state 13C NMR spectroscopy. International Journal of Coal Geology 108, 53-64. DOI

Chen, Y., Caro, L.D., Mastalerz, M., Schimmelmann, A. and Blandón, A. 2013. Mapping the chemistry of resinite, funginite and associated vitrinite in coal with micro-FTIR. Journal of Microscopy 249 (1), 69-81. DOI