Recent peer-reviewed publications

Under review

  • Luther, E., Shariatipour, S., Dallaston, M., Holtzman, R., Onset of convective instability in an inclined porous medium.

  • Lee X., Fang, Y. , Ying, X. Huang, Y., Xu, L., Liu, Z., Holtzman, R., Kan, I., Li, Y., Zhang, L., Zhou, H., The impact of agricultural application of biochar on soil water and solutes.

  • 2021

    • Roded, R., Szymczak, P., Holtzman, R., Wormholing in anisotropic media: Pore-scale effect on large-scale patterns. Geophysical Research Letters, 48:e2021GL093659 (2021). DOI: 10.1029/2021GL093659 (post-print)

    • Luther, E., Shariatipour, S., Holtzman, R., Dallaston, M., Onset of transient convection in a porous medium with an embedded low-permeability layer. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 112:103490 (2021). DOI: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2021.103490 (arXiv link)



    • Zhao, B., MacMinn, C. W., Primkulov, B. K., Chen, Y., Valocchi, A. J., Zhao, J., Kang, Q., Bruning, K., McClure, J. E., Miller, C. T., Fakhari, A., Bolster, D., Hiller, T., Brinkmann, M., Cueto-Felgueroso, L., Cogswell, D. A., Verma, R., Prodanovic, M., Maes, J., Geiger, S., Vassvik, M., Hansen, A., Segre, E., Holtzman, R., Yang, Z., Yuan, C., Chareyre, B., and Juanes, R. Comprehensive comparison of pore-scale models for multiphase flow in porous media. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America , 116(28):13799-13806 (2019). DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1901619116 (open access)

    • Borgman, O., Darwent, T., Segre, E., Goehring, L., Holtzman, R., Immiscible fluid displacement in porous media with spatially correlated particle sizes. Advances in Water Resources, 128:158-167 (2019). DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2019.04.015 (post-print)


    • Roded, R., Paredes, X., Holtzman, R., Reactive transport under stress: Permeability evolution in deformable porous media. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 493:198 (2018). DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2018.04.041 (post-print)

    • Ganot, Y., Holtzman, R., Weisbrod, N., Bernstein, A., Siebner, H., Katz, Y., Kurtzman, D., Modeling the spreading of reverse-osmosis-desalinated-seawater in an aquifer using stable water isotopes. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 22:6323-6333 (2018). DOI: 10.5194/hess-22-6323-2018 (open access)

    • Biswas, S., Fantinel, P., Borgman, O., Holtzman, R. Goehring, L., Drying and percolation in spatially correlated porous media. Physical Review Fluids 3:124307 (2018). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevFluids.3.124307 (post-print)

    • Ganot, Y., Holtzman, R., Weisbrod, N., Russak, A., Katz, Y., Kurtzman, D., Geochemical processes during managed aquifer recharge with desalinated seawater. Water Resources Research 54:978 (2018). DOI: 10.1002/2017WR021798 (post-print)

    • Duman, T., Holtzman, R., Shavit, U., The effect of gravitational settling on concentration profiles and dispersion within and above fractured media. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 106:220-227 (2018). DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmultiphaseflow.2018.05.003 (post-print)


    • Borgman, O., Fantinel, P., Luhder, W., Goehring, L., Holtzman, R., Impact of spatially correlated pore-scale heterogeneity on drying porous media. Water Resources Research, 53:5645 (2017). DOI: 10.1002/2016WR02026 (post-print)

    • Fantinel, P., Borgman, O., Holtzman, R., Goehring, L., Drying in a microfluidic chip: Experiments and simulations. Scientific Reports, 7:15572 (2017). DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-15718-6 (open access)

    • Pride, S. R., Vasco, D. W., Flekkoy, E. G., Holtzman, R., Dispersive transport and symmetry of the dispersion tensor in porous media. Physical Review E, 95:043103 (2017). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.95.043103 (post-print)

    • Ganot, Y., Holtzman, R., Weisbrod, N., Nitzan, I., Katz, Y., Kurtzman, D., Monitoring and modeling infiltration-recharge dynamics of managed aquifer recharge with desalinated seawater. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 21:4479 (2017). DOI: 10.5194/hess-21-4479-2017 (open access)

    • Hunt, A. G., Holtzman, R., Ghanbarian, B., A percolation-based approach to scaling infiltration and evapotranspiration. Water, 9(2):104 (2017). DOI: 10.3390/w9020104 (open access)