Published Papers

2021

Nguyen, R., Bigno, Y., Serry, A. M., Jacques, A., Jaffrezic, V., & Brouard, B. (2021, September 21). Piloting The 1st Well-Test-Logging In The Middle East, Paving The Way To Low-cost Dynamic Reservoir Characterization And Well Value Optimization. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ACTE), Dubai, Unites Arab Emirates.
Brouard, B., Berest, P., & Zakharov, V. (2021, September 21). Creep-closure rate and induced subsidence in a cluster of salt caverns. SMRI Fall Conference.
Brouard, B., Berest, P., & Zakharov, V. (2021). Creep-Closure rate and induced subsidence in a cluster of salt caverns. SMRI Fall Conference 2021, Galveston, Texas, USA.
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Hévin, G., & Réveillère, A. (2021). Tightness of salt caverns used for hydrogen storage. Proceedings SMRI Spring Meeting. SMRI Spring Meeting, Virtual Conference. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/MP2021S_Berest.pdf
Brouard, B., Bérest, P., & Zakharov, V. (2021). Assessment of Cavern Stability: Cavern Clusters Vs. Single Cavern. SMRI Spring Meeting, Virtual Conference. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Cluster_SMRI_Virtual_2021.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Hévin, G., & Réveillère, A. (2021). Tightness of salt caverns used for hydrogen storage. 55th US Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium. ARMA, American Rock Mechanics Association, Houston, TX.
Jacques, A., Jaffrezic, V., Serry, A. M., Nguyen, R., Bigno, Y., & Brouard, B. (2021). Exploiting Well Test-logging to endeavor mapping the cretaceous carbonates permeability, Offshore Abu Dhabi. SPWLA 62nd Annual Logging Symposium, Boston, USA.

2020

Gharbi, H., Bérest, P., Blanco-Martín, L., & Brouard, B. (2020). Determining upper and lower bounds for steady state strain rate during a creep test on a salt sample. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 134, 104452. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2020.104452
Brouard, B., Zakharov, V., & Frangi, A. (2020). Full Geomechanical Modeling  and  Data Management of a Gas-Storage Facility Using LOCAS 3D. SMRI Fall Virtual Technical Conference, Virtual. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/LOCAS 3D - SMRI Virtual 2020.pdf

2019

Manivannan, S., Bérest, P., Jacques, A., Brouard, B., Jaffrezic, V., & De Greef, V. (2019). Permeability Logging through Constant Pressure Injection Test: In-situ Methodology and Laboratory tests. Proceedings of SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, SPE-196116-MS. https://doi.org/10.2118/196116-MS
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, 52(9), 2917–2934. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-019-01778-9
Jacques, A., Brouard, B., Manivannan, S., Bérest, P., & Jaffrezic, V. (2019). Let’s Combine Well Testing and Logging: a Pre and Post Frac Shale Gas Field Case. Proceedings of SPE/AAPG/SEG Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, URTEC-2019-127-MS. https://doi.org/10.15530/urtec-2019-127
Asgari, A., Ramezanzadeh, A., Jalali, S. M. E., & Brouard, B. (2019). Stability Analysis of Salt Cavern Gas Storage Using 2D Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical Finite-Element Software. Journal of Mining & Environment, 1, 77–97. https://doi.org/10.22044/jme.2019.8357.1715
Bérest, P., Réveillère, A., Evans, D., & Stöwer, M. (2019). Review and analysis of historical leakages from storage salt caverns wells. Oil & Gas Science and Technology – Revue d’IFP Energies Nouvelles, 74, 27. https://doi.org/10.2516/ogst/2018093

2018

Manivannan, S., Barottin, J., Pierre, B., Brouard, B., de Greef, V., & Jacques, A. (2018). In-situ Permeability Test in a Salt Formation at Marboz, France. Proceedings of SMRI Fall 2018 Conference. SMRI Fall 2018, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Manivannan et 2018.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Zakharov, V. (2018). “‘Tepid’” Geysers above salt caverns. Comptes Rendus Mecanique de l’Académie Des Sciences, 346, Pages 423-431. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.crme.2018.03.004
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., 196, 14–19. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest et al. Revue Geologues 2018.pdf
Brouard, B., Bérest, P., & Frangi, A. (2018). Failure mechanisms in a cycled gas cavern. Proceedings of 9th Conference Mechanical Behaviour of Salt. Saltmech IX - 9th Conference “Mechanical Behavior Of Salt,” Hannover, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Brouard et al Paris 2012.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Dufresnoy, M., & Metz, T. (2018). Questions raised by Gas Caverns Thermodynamics. Proceedings of 9th Salt Symposium. 9th Salt Symposium, Park City, Utah, USA. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest et al - Questions Raised by Gas-Cavern Thermodynamics.pdf
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, Belfast, Nothern Ireland. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/LOCAS 3D - SMRI Belfast 2018.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Londe, & Réveillère, A. (2018). Compressed Air Energy Storage: are the market and technical knowledge ready? Wiley.

2017

Brouard, B., Bérest, P., Hertz, E., & Lheur, C. (2017). A cavern abandonment test at Gellenoncourt, Lorraine – An update. Proceedings of SMRI. SMRI Fall Meeting, Münster, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Brouard et al Munster 2017.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Checkai, D., Gharbi, H., Hart, D., & Zakharov, V. (2017). Salt-Fall Detection in Oil Storage Caverns. SMRI Fall Meeting, Münster, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest et al Munster 2017.pdf
Manivannan, S., Jacques, A., Brouard, B., Bérest, P., Boutaud de la Combe, J.-L., Jaffrezic, V., & Fleury, M. (2017). A Novel Injectivity and Permeability Log for Tight Reservoirs. SPE Europec Featured at 79th EAGE Conference and Exhibition, SPE-185860-MS. https://doi.org/10.3997/2214-4609.201701562

2016

Bérest, P., Sicsic, P., & Brouard, B. (2016, June). Thermomechanical Effects of Depressurization in a CAES. 50th U.S. Rock Mechanics/Geomechanics Symposium, Houston, Texas. https://onepetro.org/ARMAUSRMS/proceedings-abstract/ARMA16/All-ARMA16/ARMA-2016-632/126400
Brouard, B., Zakharov, V., & Daxner, G. (2016). Sounds Well System: Non-intrusive Monitoring of Leaching. SMRI Fall Meeting, Salzburg, Austria. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Brouard et al - Salzburg - 31 August 2016.pdf

2015

Berest, P., Brouard, B., & Gharbi, H. (2015). Rheological and geometrical reverse creep in salt caverns. 10. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1201/b18393
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Favret, F., Hévin, G., & Karimi-Jafari, M. (2015). Maximum Pressure in Gas Storage Caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting, Rochester, New York. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest et al Rochester 2015.pdf
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, Santander, Spain. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Manivannan et al - Santander 2015.pdf
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. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2014.10.014
Wang, L., Berest, P., & Brouard, B. (2015). Mechanical Behavior of Salt Caverns: Closed-Form Solutions vs Numerical Computations. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, 48. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00603-014-0699-1

2014

Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Djakeun-Djizanne, H., & Hévin, G. (2014). Thermomechanical effects of a rapid depressurization in a gas cavern. Acta Geotechnica, 9(1), 181–186. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11440-013-0233-8
Djizanne, H., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2014). The Mechanical Stability of a Salt Cavern Used for Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES). SMRI Spring Meeting, San Antonio, TX, USA. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Djizanne et al San Antonio 2014.pdf
Djizanne, H., Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Frangi, A. (2014). Blowout in salt caverns. Oil & Gas Science and Technology – Rev. IFP Energies Nouvelles. https://doi.org/10.2516/ogst/2013208
Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2014, juin). Long-Term Behavior of Salt Caverns. 48th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, Minneapolis, MN, USA. https://onepetro.org/ARMAUSRMS/proceedings-abstract/ARMA14/All-ARMA14/ARMA-2014-7032/122415
Bérest, P., Béraud, J. F., Gharbi, H., Brouard, B., & DeVries, B. (2014, juin). A Very Slow Creep Test on an Avery Island Salt Sample. 48th US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium. https://onepetro.org/ARMAUSRMS/proceedings-abstract/ARMA14/All-ARMA14/ARMA-2014-7052/122841

2013

Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Hertz, E., Lheur, C., Hévin, G., de Laguérie, P., & Hardy, J.-M. (2013). Cavern abandonment: three in situ tests. SMRI Fall Meeting. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest et al Avignon 2013.pdf
Brouard, B., Bérest, P., de Greef, V., Béraud, J.-F., Lheur, C., & Hertz, E. (2013). Creep closure rate of a shallow salt cavern at Gellenoncourt, France. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 62, 42–50. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2012.12.030
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Djizanne, H., & Hévin, G. (2013). Effects of a rapid depressurization in a salt cavern. Proceedings of 3rd ISRM Symposium. The 3rd ISRM Symposium on Rock Mechanics, Shangai, China. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Rapid_depressurization_Sinorock_2013.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Djizanne, H., & Hévin, G. (2013). Thermo-mechanical effects of a rapid depressurization in a gas cavern. Proceedings of 3rd Sino-German Conference. 3rd Sino-German Conference, Goslar, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Sino_German_Conference_2013.pdf
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. Proceedings of SMRI. SMRI Spring Meeting, Lafayette, USA. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Hydrogen_Blowout_Lafayette_2013.pdf
Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2013). Mines et cavités salines. In Manuel de Mécanique des Roches: Vol. III (pp. 155–190). Presses des Mines. https://www.pressesdesmines.com/produit/manuel-de-mecanique-des-roches-tome-iii/
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Feuga, B., & Karimi-Jafari, M. (2013). Un effondrement à la mine de sel de Varangéville en 1873. In Manuel de Mécanique des Roches: Vol. III (pp. 19–29). Presses des Mines. https://www.pressesdesmines.com/produit/manuel-de-mecanique-des-roches-tome-iii/

2012

Djizanne, H., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2012). Tensile Effective Stresses in Hydrocarbon Storage Caverns. Proceedings of SMRI Fall Meeting. SMRI Fall Meeting, Bremen, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Tensile_Stresses_Bremen_2012.pdf
Asgari, A., Ramezanzadeh, A., Jalali, S. M. E., & Brouard, B. (2012). Stability Analysis of Natural-Gas Storage Caverns in Salt Formations. Proceedings of SMRI Fall 2012 Technical Conference. SMRI Fall 2012 Technical Conference, Bremen, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Asgari_et_al_Bremen_2012.pdf
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, Bremen, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Brouard et al - Bremen 2012.pdf
Djizanne, H., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2012). Effets mécaniques d’une détente dans une caverne de stockage de gaz. Proceedings of JNGG2012. Journées Nationales de Géotechnique et de Géologie de l’Ingénieur (JNGG2012), Bordeaux, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/JNGG-Bordeaux-2012.pdf
Brouard, B., Bérest, P., de Greef, V., Gary, G., Gillard, P., & Valette, M. (2012). Set-up of a broken-casings detection system. SMRI Spring Meeting. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Brouard_et_al-Regina_2012.pdf
Brouard, B., Bérest, P., Djizanne, H., & Frangi, A. (2012). Mechanical stability of a salt cavern submitted to high-frequency cycles. Proceedings of 7th Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Salt. 7th Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Salt, Paris. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Brouard_et_al-Paris-2012.pdf
Bérest, P., Béraud, J.-F., Bourcier, M., Dimanov, A., Gharbi, H., Brouard, B., DeVries, K., & Tribout, D. (2012). Very slow creep tests on rock samples. Proceedings of 7th Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Salt. 7th Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Salt, Paris, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest_et_al_Paris_2012.pdf
Bérest, P., Djizanne, H., Brouard, B., & Hévin, G. (2012). Rapid depressurization: can they lead to irreversible damage? SMRI Spring Meeting. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest_et_al-Regina_2012.pdf
Pellizzaro, C., Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Karimi-Jafari, M. (2012). Nouvelles problématiques posées par le cyclage thermo-mécanique en cavités salines. Journées Nationales de Géotechnique et de Géologie de l’Ingénieur JNGG2012. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Pellizzaro_et_al-JNGG_2012.pdf

2011

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), Beijing, China. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest_et_al-Beijing-2011.pdf
Brouard, B., Frangi, A., & Bérest, P. (2011). Mechanical Stability of a Cavern Submitted to High-Frequency Cycles. SMRI Spring Meeting, Galveston, TX. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Brouard_et_al-Galveston-2011.pdf
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, Galveston, Texas, USA. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest_et_al-Galveston-2011.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Hévin, G. (2011). Twelve-year monitoring of the idle Etrez salt cavern. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 48(1), 168–173. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2010.07.004
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, Seoul, Korea. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest_et_al-Seoul-2011.pdf
Karimi-Jafari, M., Gatelier, N., Brouard, B., Bérest, P., & Djizanne, H. (2011). Multi-cycle gas storage in salt caverns. SMRI Fall Meeting, York, UK. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Karimi_et_al-York-2011.pdf

2010

Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Durup, G., & Hévin, G. (2010). The Etrez abandonment field tests. SMRI Technical class, Leipzig, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Etrez-Leipzig-2010.pdf
Brouard, B., & Bérest, P. (2010). The Carresse abandonment field tests. SMRI Technical Class 2010, Leipzig, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Carresse-Leipzig-2010.pdf
Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2010). Field testing issues relative to the long term abandonment of salt caverns. SMRI Technical Class, Leipzig, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest-Brouard-Field_Testing_Issues-Leipzig-2010.pdf
Lestringant, C., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2010). Thermo-mechanical effects in Compressed Air Storage (CAES). SMRI Fall Meeting, Leipzig, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Lestringant_et_al-Leipzig-2010.pdf
Brouard, B. (2010). Using LOCAS software to predict the long-term behavior of salt caverns. SMRI Technical Class, Leipzig, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/LOCAS-Leipzig-2010.pdf
Jacques, A., Brouard, B., Berest, P., & Boutaud de la Combe, J.-L. (2010). A New Cost-Effective Well-Testing Methodology for Tight Gas Reservoirs. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Florence, Italy. https://doi.org/10.2118/134293-MS
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Feuga, B., & Karimi-Jafari, M. (2010). L’effondrement de 1873 à la mine de Varangéville. Revue Française de Géotechnique, 131–132, 105–117. https://doi.org/10.1051/geotech/2010131105
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Hévin, G. (2010). A 12-year long cavern abandonment test. Proceedings of ICEM 14, 6. https://doi.org/doi.org/10.1051/epjconf/20100622003
Bérest, P., Béraud, J.-F., Brouard, B., Blum, P.-A., Charpentier, J.-P., de Greef, V., Gharbi, H., & Valès, F. (2010). Very slow creep tests on rock samples. EPJ Web of Conferences, 6, 22002. https://doi.org/10.1051/epjconf/20100622002
Brouard, Benoît, Bérest, P., de Greef, V., Béraud, J.-F., Lheur, C., & Hertz, E. (2010). A cavern abandonment program in a CSME cavern at Gellenoncourt (France). Proceedings of SMRI. SMRI Spring Meeting, Grand Junction, Colorado. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Gellenoncourt-Grand_Junction-2010.pdf
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. Proceedings of SMRI Spring Meeting 2010. SMRI Spring Meeting 2010, Grand Junction, Colorado. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Etrez-Grand_Junction-2010.pdf

2009

Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2009). Why MIT interpretations can be wrong: apparent and actual leaks. 9th International Symposium on Salt, Beijing, China. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/MIT-Beijing-2009.pdf
Brouard, B., Bérest, P., & Karimi-Jafari, M. (2009). The effect of small deviatoric stresses on cavern creep behavior. 9th International Symposium on Salt, Beijing, China. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Small_Deviatoric_Stresses-Beijing-2009.pdf
Brouard, B., Lheur, C., Hertz, E., Bérest, P., de Greef, V., & Béraud, J.-F. (2009). A brine outflow test in a Gellenoncourt cavern. Proceedings of SMRI. SMRI Spring Meeting, Krakow, Poland. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Gellenoncourt-Krakow-2009.pdf

2008

Karimi-Jafari, M., Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Van Sambeek, L. (2008). Interpretation of Mechanical Integrity Tests. Proceedings of 5th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium (ARMS5), 1263–1270. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/ARMS5-Tehran-2008.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Karimi-Jafari, M. (2008). The effect of small deviatoric stresses on cavern creep behavior. Proceedings of SMRI. SMRI Fall Meeting, Austin, TX. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest_et_al-Austin-2008.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Feuga, B., & Karimi-Jafari, M. (2008). The 1873 collapse of the Saint-Maximilien panel at the Varangeville salt mine. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 45(7), 1025–1043. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2007.10.007
Gatelier, N., You, T., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2008). Adiabatic temperature changes in an oil-filled cavern. Proceedings of SMRI Fall 2008. SMRI Fall 2008, Austin, Texas. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Gatelier_et_al-Austin-2008.pdf
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). Journées Nationales de Géotechnique et de Géologie de l’Ingénieur, JNGG’08, Nantes, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/JNGG-Nantes-2008.pdf
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, Porto, Portugal. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest_et_al-Porto-2008.pdf
Karimi-Jafari, M., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2008). Subsidence, sinkholes and craters above salt caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting, Porto, Portugal. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Karimi_et_al-Porto-2008.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Karimi-Jafari, M. (2008). Long-term behaviour of salt mines and salt caverns: Norton-Hoff or Lemaitre model? (Comportement à très long terme des mines et cavernes dans le sel gemme : loi de Norton-Hoff ou loi de Lemaitre ?). Revue Française de Géotechnique, 124, 45–59. https://doi.org/10.1051/geotech/2008124045
Bérest, P., Karimi-Jafari, M., & Brouard, B. (2008). Comportement mécanique à très long terme des mines et cavernes dans le sel gemme : loi de Norton-Hoff ou loi de Lemaître ? Revue Française de Géotechnique, 124, 45–59. https://doi.org/10.1051/geotech/2008124045

2007

Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Karimi-Jafari, M., & Van Sambeek, L. (2007). Transient behavior of salt caverns—Interpretation of mechanical integrity tests. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 44(5), 767–786. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijrmms.2006.11.007
Karimi-Jafari, M., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2007). Some Aspects of the Transient Behavior Of Salt Caverns. Roceedings of the 6th Conference (SaltMech6), 45. https://doi.org/10.1201/9781315106502
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, Basel, Switzerland. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Brouard_et_al-Basel-2007.pdf
Brouard, B., Karimi-Jafari, M., & Bérest, P. (2007). Onset of tensile effective stresses in gas storage caverns. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Brouard_et_al-Halifax-2007.pdf
Karimi-Jafari, M., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2007). Effect of natural convection on blanket dissolution rate in a cavern. SMRI Fall Meeting, Halifax, Canada. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Karimi_et_al-Halifax-2007.pdf
Karimi-Jafari, M., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2007). Thermal Effects in Salt Caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting, Basel, Switzerland. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Karimi_et_al-Basel-2007.pdf

2006

Karimi-Jafari, M., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2006). Some Aspects of the Transient Behavior of Salt Caverns. Proceedings of SMRI. SMRI Fall Meeting, Rapid City, SD. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Karimi et al Rapid City 2006.pdf
Bérest, P., Karimi-Jafari, M., Brouard, B., & Durup, G. (2006). Brine Warming in a Sealed Cavern: What can be done? SMRI Fall Meeting, Rapid City, SD. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/rapid-city-sealed-cavern.pdf
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, Rapid City, SD. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/rapid-city-cemented-casings.pdf
Bérest, P., Karimi-Jafari, M., Brouard, B., & Bazargan, B. (2006). In situ Mechanical Tests in Salt Caverns. Proceedings of SMRI. Solution Mining Research Institute, Spring Technical Meeting, Brussels, Belgium. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/brussels-insitu-tests.pdf
Brouard, B., Karimi-Jafari, M., Bérest, P., & Frangi, A. (2006). Using LOCAS Software to Better Understand the Behavior of Salt Caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting, Brussels, Belgium. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-locas.pdf
Karimi-Jafari, M., Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Van Sambeek, L. (2006). Transient behaviour of salt caverns. 468. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1201/9781315106502
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. Journées Nationales de Géotechnique et de Géologie de l’Ingénieur - JNGG’ 2006, Lyon, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Karimi_et_al-JNGG-2006.pdf
Brouard, B., Bérest, P., & Karimi-Jafari, M. (2006). Deep salt-cavern abandonment. 6th Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Salt, Hannover, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Brouard_et_al-Hannover-2006.pdf

2005

Karimi-Jafari, M., Van Sambeek, L., Brouard, B., Bérest, P., & Bazargan, B. (2005). Behavior Interpretation Of Mechanical Integrity Tests. SMRI Fall Technical Meeting, Nancy, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Karimi et al Nancy 2005.pdf
Karimi-Jafari, M., Bérest, P., Van Sambeek, L., Brouard, B., & Bazargan, B. (2005). Interpretation of Mechanical Integrity Tests. SMRI Fall Meeting, Nancy, France.
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Karimi-Jafari, M. (2005). Transient Behaviour of Underground Salt Caverns. Proceedings of McMat2005, 224. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/baton-rouge.pdf
de Greef, V., Malinsky, L., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2005). Permeability tests on hollow salt spheres. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Poster-Wien-2005.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Karimi-Jafari, M. (2005). Deep salt cavern abandonment. Post-Mining 2005, Nancy, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/nancy-post-mining.pdf
Bérest, P., Karimi-Jafari, M., Brouard, B., & Bazargan, B. (2005). In situ mechanical tests in salt caverns. Proceedings of SMRI. SMRI Spring Meeting, Syracuse, NY. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/syracuse-insitu-tests.pdf

2004

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, Berlin, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-berlin-spr3.pdf
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, Berlin, Germany. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-berlin-depiegeage.pdf
Berest, P., Brouard, B., & Feuga, B. (2004). Dry Mine Abandonment. SMRI Spring Conference, Wichita, Kansas, USA. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-wichita.pdf
Berest, P., Brouard, B., & Feuga, B. (2004). Abandon des mines de sel : faut-il ennoyer ? Revue Française de Géotechnique, 106–107, 53–71. https://doi.org/10.1051/geotech/2004106053

2003

Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Feuga, B. (2003). Dry Mine Abandonment. SMRI Fall Conference, Chester, UK. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-chester.pdf
Kurosé, A., Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2003). Analytical methods for dynamic response of underground structures. VI Colloque National AFPS, Palaiseau, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/afps-2003.pdf
Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2003). Safety of Salt Caverns Used for Underground Storage Blow Out; Mechanical Instability; Seepage; Cavern Abandonment. Oil & Gas Science and Technology, 58(3), 361–384. https://doi.org/10.2516/ogst:2003023
Brouard, B., Bérest, P., & Feuga, B. (2003). Abandon des mines de sel : faut-il ennoyer ? Proceedings of Conférence Après-Mines. Conférence Après-Mines 2003, Nancy, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/rfg-mines.pdf

2002

Brouard, B., Bérest, P., & Durup, G. (2002). LOSAC: a first salt cavern abandonment software. SMRI Spring Meeting, Banff, Canada. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Brouard_et_al-Banff-2002.pdf
Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2002). Safety of salt caverns used for underground storage. 8th Portuguese Congress for Geotechnique, Lisbon, Portugal. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/portugal-accidents.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Durup, G. (2002). Tightness tests in salt-cavern wells. Proceedings of SMRI. SMRI Spring Meeting, Banff, Canada. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/tightness-banff.pdf

2001

Brouard, B., Bérest, P., & Durup, G. (2001). In-situ salt permeability testing. SMRI Fall Meeting, Albuquerque, NM. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-albuquerque.pdf
Berest, P., Brouard, B., & Durup, J. G. (2001). Tightness Tests in Salt-Cavern Wells. Oil & Gas Science and Technology, 56(5), 451–469. https://doi.org/10.2516/ogst:2001037
Bérest, P., Bergues, J., Brouard, B., Durup, J. G., & Guerber, B. (2001). A salt cavern abandonment test. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 38(3), 357–368. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1365-1609(01)00004-1
Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (2001). Storage of tritiated water in salt caverns. 6th KIWIR - International Workshop on Key Issues in Waste Isolation Research, Paris, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/kiwir-eaux-tritiees.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Bergues, J., & Durup, G. (2001). Evolution de la pression dans une caverne remplie de fluide. 1st International Conference Albert Cacquot. 1st International Conference Albert Cacquot, Paris, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/cacquot-build-up.pdf

2000

Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Durup, G. (2000). Shut-in pressure tests - case studies. SMRI Fall Meeting, San Antonio,TX. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-sanantonio-00.pdf

1999

Bérest, P., Bergues, J., & Brouard, B. (1999). Review of static and dynamic compressibility issues relating to deep underground salt caverns. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 36(8), 1031–1049. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0148-9062(99)00062-5
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, 329, 103–108. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/cras-abandon-ez53.pdf
Bérest, P., Bergues, J., Brouard, B., Durup, G., & Guerber, B. (1999). A salt-cavern abandonment test. SMRI Spring Meeting, Las Vegas, NV. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-vegas.pdf
Bérest, P., Blum, P.-A., & Brouard, B. (1999). Effects of earth tides on an underground cavern. European Geophysical Society XXIX General Assembly. European Geophysical Society XXIX general assembly, The Hague, The Netherlands. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Earth_Tides-The_Hague-1999.pdf
Bérest, P., Bergues, J., Brouard, B., Durup, G., & Guerber, B. (1999). Essai d’abandon d’une caverne dans le sel. 1. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/isrm-paris.pdf

1998

Brouard, B., & Bérest, P. (1998). A tentative classification of salts according to their creep properties. SMRI Spring Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-new-orleans-98.pdf
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, Paris, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/jubile-habib.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Durup, G. (1998). Abandon des cavités salines. Revue Française de Géotechnique, 82, 23–36. https://doi.org/10.1051/geotech/1998082023
Bérest, P., Bergues, J., & Brouard, B. (1998). Static and dynamic compressibility of deep underground caverns. Proceedings of SPE/ISRM Rock Mechanics in Petroleum Engineering. SPE/ISRM Rock Mechanics in Petroleum Engineering, Trondheim, Norway. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/spe-trondheim.pdf

1997

Bérest, P., Brouard, B., Feugin, F., & Goldberg, J. (1997). Storage of tritiated waters in salt caverns. SMRI Fall Meeting, El Paso, TX. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-eaux-tritiees.pdf
Brouard, B., Bérest, P., & Couteau, J. (1997). Influence of the leaching phase on the mechanical behavior of salt caverns. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences, 34(3–4), 26.e1-26.e15. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1365-1609(97)00019-1
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Couteau, J. (1997). Influence of the leaching phase on the mechanical behavior of salt caverns. SMRI Spring Meeting, Krakow, Poland. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-cracovie.pdf
Bérest, P., Bergues, J., Brouard, B., Frelat, J., & Durup, G. (1997). Salt caverns and the compressibility factor. SMRI Fall Meeting, El Paso, TX. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/smri-compress.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Couteau, J. (1997). Influence of the leaching phase on the mechanical behavior of salt caverns. NYROCK’S 97, 36th US Rock Mech. Symp., ISRM, NY, USA.
Bérest, P., Bergues, J., & Brouard, B. (1997). Vibrations et oscillations des fluides dans les cavernes de stockage d’hydrocarbures. Conf. Int. EMT’97 “Engineering Mechanics Today.” http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/hanoi-97.pdf
Bérest, P., Bergues, J., & Brouard, B. (1997). Anharmonic oscillations in underground cavities. Comptes Rendus de l’Académie Des Sciences, série II b, 701–707. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/cras-anharmoniques.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Bergues, J. (1997). Phénomènes oscillatoires dans les cavités salines. 13ème Congrès Français de Mécanique, 1. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/aum-poitiers.pdf

1996

Bérest, P., Bergues, J., & Brouard, B. (1996). Vibrations and free oscillations in salt caverns. Proceedings of SMRI Fall Meeting. SMRI Fall Meeting, Cleveland, OH. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest_et_al-Cleveland-1996.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Durup, G. (1996). Behavior of sealed solution-mined caverns. Proceedings of 4th Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Salt. Conference on the Mechanical Behavior of Salt, Montreal, Canada. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Abandonment-Montreal-1996.pdf
Bérest, P., Bergues, J., Brouard, B., Durup, G., & Guerber, B. (1996). A tentative evaluation of the MIT. SMRI Spring Meeting. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest_et_al-Houston-1996.pdf
Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Durup, G. (1996). Behavior of sealed solution-mined caverns. Proceedings of ISRM International Symposium. ISRM International Symposium, EUROCK’96, Torino, Italy. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Abandonment-Torino-1996.pdf
Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (1996). Abandon des cavités de stockage dans le sel. Session “Stockage En Souterrain : Développements Récents”, Ecole Nationale Des Ponts et Chaussées. ENPC 1996, Paris, France. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/enpc-abandon.pdf

1995

Bérest, P., Brouard, B., & Durup, G. (1995). Some comments on the MIT test. Proceedings of SMRI. SMRI Fall Meeting, San Antonio, TX. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest_et_al-San_Antonio-1995.pdf
Bérest, P., & Brouard, B. (1995). Behavior of sealed solution-mined caverns. Proceedings of SMRI. SMRI Spring Meeting, New Orleans, LA. http://biblio.brouard-consulting.com/Berest-Brouard-New_Orleans-1995.pdf
Cosenza, P., & Brouard, B. (1995). Long term behavior of sealed solution-mined caverns. 8th ISRM International Conference, Tokyo, Japan.
Bérest, P., Blum, P.-A., & Brouard, B. (1995). Mesure des déformations d’une caverne induites par les marées terrestres. Congrès “Problèmes Mécaniques Actuels de l’Ingénieur,” Hanoi, Vietnam.