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S. Yu, M. Hu, Carl I. Steefel, I. Battiato, ‘Unraveling residual trapping for underground hydrogen storage using pore-scale modeling’, under review in Water Resour. Res., 2023WR035190R, (2024). 

Z. Wang, I. Battiato, ‘A mineral precipitation model based on the Volume of Fluid Method’, Comput Geosci (2024). doi pdf


K. Pietrzyk, I. Battiato, A Symbolic Computational Framework for Automating Analytical Manipulations in Mathematical Physics, Submitted to Computer Physics Communications, Submission Code: COMPHY-D-23-00714 (2023).

R. Weber, B. Ling, I. Battiato, 'Enforcing Global Constraints for the Dispersion Closure Problem: τ2-SIMPLE Algorithm’, Adv. Water Resour., Submission code: ADWR-D-23-00689 (2023). 

Z. Wang, I. Battiato, 'A Deep Learning Upscaling Framework: Reactive Transport and Mineral Precipitation in Fracture-Matrix Systems', Advances Water Res., Accepted, ADWR-D-23-00520 (2023).

Yao, Y., P. Harabin, Behandish, M., Battiato, I. ‘Non-intrusive Hybrid Scheme for Multiscale Heat Transfer: Thermal Runaway in a Battery Pack’, J. Comp. Science, JOCS, 73, 102133, (2023). pdf

Pietrzyk, K., Bucci, G., Behandish, M., Battiato, I., ‘Automated Upscaling via Symbolic Computing for Thermal Runaway Analysis in Li-ion Battery Modules’, J. Comp. Science, JOCS, 74, 102134, (2023). pdf

Pietrzyk, K., Battiato, I., 'Automated Symbolic Upscaling: 1. Model Generation for Extended Applicability Regimes', 59, 7, e2022WR033600, Water Resour. Res. (2023). pdf

Pietrzyk, K., Battiato, I., 'Automated Symbolic Upscaling: 2. Model Generation for Extended Applicability Regimes', 59, 7, e2023WR034894,  Water Resour. Res. (2023). pdf

Y. Yao, S. Yu, Battiato, I., ‘Impact of Reactor Design on Temperature and Concentration Polarization in Direct Contact Membrane Distillation’, 314, 123664, Separation and Purification Technology, (2023). doi pdf

M. Yousefzadeh, Y. Yao, I. Battiato, `A level-set immersed boundary method for reactive transport in complex topologies with moving interfaces', J. Comp. Phys., Volume 478, 2023, 111958, (2023). doi pdf

S. S. Datta, I. Battiato, M. Fernø, R. Juanes, S. Parsa, V. Prigiobbe, E. Santanach- Carreras, W. Song, D. Sinton, 'Lab on a Chip for a Low Carbon Future',  Lab Chip, 2023, 23, 1358, (2022). doi pdf


Hariswaran Sitaraman, Ilenia Battiato, 'Impact of large-scale effects on mass transfer and concentration polarization in Reverse Osmosis membrane systems’, Separation and Purification Technology, Volume 303, (2022). doi pdf

R. M. Weber, S. Korneev, I. Battiato, 'Homogenization-Informed Convolutional Neural Networks for Estimation of Li-ion Battery Effective Properties’, Transp Porous Med 145, 527–548, (2022). doi pdf 

Weber, R.; Korneev, S.; Battiato, I., 'Labeled Image Dataset of Generated Porous Electrode Microstructures and Calculated Transport Parameters for Neural Network Training', Mendeley Data, V1, (2022). pdf doi

B. Ling, M. Sodwatana, A. Kohli, C. M. Ross, A. Jew, A. R. Kovscek, I. Battiato, 'Probing Multiscale Dissolution Dynamics in Natural Rocks through Microfluidics and Compositional Analysis', PNAS, Vol. 119, No. 00 e2122520119, (2022). pdf doi

B. Ling, M. Sodwatana, A. Kohli, C. M. Ross, A. Jew, A. R. Kovscek, I. Battiato, Supplementary Information to “Probing Multiscale Dissolution Dy-namics in Natural Rocks through Microfluidics and Compositional Analysis", (2022). doi

B. Ling, I. Battiato, ‘Module-fluidics: Building blocks for spatio-temporal micro-environment control’, 13(5), 774, Micromachines, (2022). pdf doi

A. D. Jew, J. L. Druhan, M. Ihme, A. R. Kovscek, V. Alvarado, I. Battiato, J. P. Kaszuba, J. R. Bargar, and G. E. Brown, Jr., 'Chemical and Reactive Transport Processes Associated with Hydraulic Fracturing of Unconventional Oil/Gas Shales', Chemical Reviews, (2022). pdf doi


K. Pietrzyk, S. Korneev, M. Behandish, I. Battiato, 'Upscaling and Automation: Pushing the Boundaries of Multiscale Modeling through Symbolic Computing,' Transp Porous Med (2021). doi pdf

B. Ling, P. Xie, D. Ladner, I. Battiato, ‘Dynamic modeling of fouling in Reverse Osmosis Filtration membranes’ Membranes, 11(5), 349 (2021). pdf

Y. Mehmami, T. Anderson; Y. Wang; S. A. Aryana; I. Battiato; H. A. Tchelepi; A. R. Kovscek, 'Striving to Translate Shale Physics across Ten Orders of Magnitude: What Have We Learned?,' Earth Science Reviews, EARTH-D-20-00527, (2021). pdf

B. Ling, G. Rizzo, I. Battiato, F. de Barros, ‘On transport in channel-matrix systems via integral transforms’, Phys. Rev. Fluids, selected by the editors of PRFluids to be an Editors’ Suggestion (2021). pdf

Z. Wang and I. Battiato, ‘Upscaling reactive transport and clogging in shale microcracks by deep learning’, 2020WR029125, Water Resour. Res. (2021). pdf


B. Ling, H. J. Khan, J. Druhan, Battiato, I. ‘Multiscale microfluidics for transport in shale fabrics’, 998097, Energies (2020). pdf

B. Ling, Battiato, I., ‘τ -SIMPLE algorithm for the closure problem in homogenization of Stokes flows,’ 144, 103712, Adv. Water Resour. (2020) pdf

E. Marafini, M. La Rocca, A. Fiori, I. Battiato, and P. Prestininzi ‘Suitability of 2D modelling to evaluate flow properties in 3D porous media,’ 134:315–329, Transport Porous Med. (2020). pdf

D. Picchi, J. Suckale, Battiato I., ‘Taylor drop in a closed vertical pipe’, J. Fluid Mech. (2020). doi pdf

N. Mahabadi, L. van Paassen, Battiato, I., T-S. Yun, J. Jang, ‘Impact of pore-scale characteristics on immiscible fluid displacement’, Volume 2020, Article ID 5759023, 5759023, Geofluids (2020). doi pdf

Z. Zhou and B. Ling and I. Battiato and S. M. Husson and D. A. Ladner, “Concentration polarization over reverse osmosis membranes with engineered surface features”, J. Membrane Sci. (2020). pdf doi

S. Korneev, H. Arunachalam, S. Onori, Battiato, I., ‘A data-driven multiscale framework to estimate effective properties of lithium-ion batteries from microstructure images’, 134:173–194, Transport Porous Med. (2020). pdf

D. Picchi, Battiato, I., ‘Scaling of water-steam relative permeability and thermal fluxes in geothermal reservoirs’, Volume 129, 103257, Int. J. Multiphase Flow (2020). pdf

Z. Wang, Battiato, I., ‘Patch-based multiscale algorithm for flow and reactive transport in fracture-microcrack networks in shales’, 56 (2), e2019WR025960, Water Resour. Res. (2020). pdf


M. Yousefzadeh, Battiato, I., ‘High order ghost-cell immersed boundary method for generalized boundary conditions’, Int. J. Heat Mass Tran., 137, (2019). pdf

D. Picchi, Battiato, I., ‘Relative permeability scaling from pore-scale flow regimes’, Water Resour. Res., 55 (4), pp. 3215-3233 (2019). pdf

B. Ling, Battiato, I., ‘Rough or wiggly? Membrane topology and morphology for fouling Control’, J. Fluid Mech., 862, 753-780 (2019). pdf

Battiato, I., D. O’ Malley, C. T. Miller, P. S. Takhar, F. Valdes-Parada, B. D. Wood, ‘Theory and applications of macroscopic models in porous media’, Transp. Porous Med., 13 (1) pp. 1-72, (2019). pdf


D. Picchi, Battiato, I. ‘The impact of pore-scale flow regimes on upscaling of immiscible two-phase flow in porous media’, Water Resour. Res. 54 (9), pp. 6683-6707, (2018). pdf

B. Ling, Oostrom, M.,  Tartakovsky,  A.  M.,  Battiato,  I.,  ‘Hydrodynamic  dispersion in thin porous channels with controlled microtexture’, Phys. Fluids, 30, 076601, Editor’s Pick (2018). pdf

J. Suckale, Z. Qin, D. Picchi, T. Keller, Battiato, I., ‘Bistability of buoyancy-driven exchange flows in vertical tubes’, J. Fluid Mech., 850, pp. 525-550, (2018). doi pdf

Korneev, S., Xiaofan, Y., Zachara, J., Scheibe, T. D., Battiato, I., ‘Method of segmentation with downscaling for unresolved images of a highly heterogeneous porous sample’, Water Resour. Res., 54, WR022886 (2018). doi pdf

S. Rubol, Ling, B., Battiato, I., ‘Universal scaling-law  for  flow  resistance  over canopies with complex morphology’, Nature Scientific Reports, 8:4430, (2018). doi pdf

J. Yan, I. Battiato,  G.  Fadel,  ‘Planning  the  process  parameters  for  the  Direct Metal Deposition of functionally graded parts based on mathematical models’, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 31, pp. 56-71, (2018). pdf


M. Yousefzadeh, Battiato, I., ‘Physics-based hybrid method for multiscale transport in porous media’, J. Comput. Phys., 344, pp. 320-338, (2017). pdf

J. Yan, Battiato I. , Fadel G. M., ‘A mathematical model-based optimization method for direct metal deposition of multimaterials’ Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering 139 (8) (2017). pdf

B. Ling, Bao, J., Oostrom, M., Battiato, I., Tartakovsky,  A. M.,  ‘Modeling variability in porescale multiphase flow experiments’, Adv. Water. Resour., 105, pp. 29-38 (2017). pdf

Yan, J., Battiato, I., Fadel, G., ‘Design of injection nozzle in direct metal deposition (DMD) manufacturing of thin-walled structures based on 3D models’, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 91 (1-4), pp. 605-616 (2017). pdf


S. Korneev, Battiato, I., ‘Sequential homogenization of reactive transport in poly- disperse porous media’, SIAM Multiscale Model. Sim., 14, 4, pp. 1301-1318 (2016). pdf

S. Rubol, Battiato, I., De Barros, F., ‘Vertical dispersion in obstructed shear flows’, Water Resour. Res., (2016). doi pdf

B. Ling, Tartakovsky, A. M., Battiato, I., ‘Dispersion controlled by permeable surfaces: surface properties and scaling’, J. Fluid Mech., 801, pp. 13-42 (2016). pdf


H. Arunachalam, Onori, S., Battiato, I., ‘On veracity of lithium-ion battery macroscopic models’, J. Electrochem. Soc., 162, 9, A1-A12, (2015). pdf

Scheibe, T. D., Murphy,  E. M., Chen, X., Rice, A. K.,  Carroll, K. C.,  Palmer, B. J., Battiato, I., and Wood B. D., ‘An analysis platform for multiscale hydrogeologic modeling with emphasis on hybrid multiscale methods’, Ground Water, 35(1), pp.38-56, (2015). pdf


Battiato, I., Rubol, S., ‘Single-parameter model of vegetated aquatic flows’, Water Resour. Res., 50, (2014). doi pdf

Battiato, I., ‘Effective medium theory for drag-reducing micro-patterned surfaces in turbulent flows’, Eur. Phys. J. E, 37,19, (2014). pdf


Papke, A., Battiato, I., ‘A reduced complexity model for dynamic similarity in obstructed shear flows’, Geophys. Res. Lett., 40, pp. 1-5, (2013). pdf

Boso, F., Battiato, I., ‘Homogenizability conditions of multicomponent reactive transport processes’, Adv. Water Resour., 62, pp. 254-265, (2013). pdf


Battiato, I., ‘Self-similarity in coupled Brinkman/Navier-Stokes flows’. J. Fluid Mech., 699, pp. 94-114, (2012). pdf

Battiato, I., Vollmer, J., ‘Flow-induced shear instabilities of cohesive granulates’. Phys. Rev. E, 86, 031301, (2012). pdf


Battiato, I., Tartakovsky, D. M., Tartakovsky, A. M., Scheibe, T.D., ‘Hybrid models of reactive transport in porous and fractured media’. Adv. Water Resour., Special Issue. 43, pp. 1140–1150, (2011). pdf

Battiato, I., Tartakovsky, D. M., ‘Applicability regimes for macroscopic models of reactive transport in porous media’. J. Contam. Hydrol., 120-121, pp.18–26, (2011). pdf


Battiato, I., Bandaru, P. R., Tartakovsky, D. M., ’Elastic response of carbon nanotube forests to aerodynamic stresses’. Phys. Rev. Lett., 105, 144504, (2010). pdf


Battiato, I., Tartakovsky, D. M., Tartakovsky, A. M., Scheibe T. D., ‘On breakdown of macroscopic models of mixing-controlled heterogeneous reactions in porous media’. Adv. Water Resour., 32, 11, pp.1664–1673, (2009). pdf