LiDAR

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MPG
*Suriamin, F., and M. J. Pranter, in review, Variability of Mississippian lithofacies, depositional environments, diagenetic processes, and reservoir quality within a mixed siliciclastic-carbonate system, eastern Anadarko Basin, Oklahoma, USA. Interpretation: Special Issue on STACK Play, Oklahoma.

MPG
*Tellez, J., M. J. Pranter, C. H. Sondergeld, C. S. Rai, J. Fu, H. Han, S. Dang, C. McLain, in review, Mechanical stratigraphy of Mississippian strata using Machine Learning and seismic-based reservoir characterization and modeling, Anadarko Basin, Oklahoma. Interpretation: Special Issue on STACK Play, Oklahoma.

MPG
*Hardisty, L., M. J. Pranter, D. Devegowda, K. J. Marfurt, C. H. Sondergeld, C. S. Rai, I. Gupta, H. Han, S. Dang, C. McLain, R. Larese, in review, Stratigraphic variability of Mississippian Meramec chemofacies and petrophysical properties using Machine Learning and geostatistical modeling, STACK trend, Anadarko Basin, Oklahoma. Interpretation: Special Issue on STACK Play, Oklahoma.

MPG
*Drummond, K., M. J. Pranter, and G. M. Grammer, in review, Regional stratigraphy and proximal to distal variation of lithology and porosity within a mixed carbonate-siliciclastic system, Mississippian strata of northern and central Oklahoma. Interpretation: Special Issue on STACK Play, Oklahoma.

MPG
*Miller, M., M. J. Pranter, D. Devegowda, I. Gupta, K. J. Marfurt, C. H. Sondergeld, C. S. Rai, C. McLain, R. Larese, J. Packwood, accepted, Mississippian Meramec lithologies and petrophysical property variability, STACK Trend, Anadarko Basin, Oklahoma. Interpretation: Special Issue on STACK Play, Oklahoma.

MPG
*Lubo-Robles, D., T. Ha, S. Laksmivarahan, K. J. Marfurt, M. J. Pranter, accepted, Exhaustive Probabilistic Neural Network for attribute selection and supervised seismic facies classification. Interpretation.

Interpretation
*Tellez, J. J., M. J. Pranter, and R. D. Cole, 2020, Fluvial architecture and sequence stratigraphy of the Burro Canyon Formation, southwestern Piceance Basin, Colorado, Interpretation, Vol. 8, No. 4 (November 2020); p. T1037–T1055.

MPG
*Wang, Y., S. Kabir, M. J. Pranter, Z. Reza, 2020, Immersive diagnostics of reservoirs under WAG injection, Part II – Effect of depositional settings and dynamic spatial correlations. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 195, 26. 10.1016/j.petrol.2020.107858.

AAPG Memoir
*Turnini, A. M., M. J. Pranter, K. J. Marfurt, 2019, Mississippian limestone and chert reservoirs, Tonkawa field, north-central Oklahoma, in G. M. Grammer, J. M. Gregg, J. O. Puckette, P. Jaiswal, S. J. Mazzullo, M. J. Pranter, and R. H. Goldstein, eds., Mississippian reservoirs of the midcontinent: AAPG Memoir 122, p. 489–511.

AAPG Memoir
*Lindzey, K. M., M. J. Pranter, and K. J. Marfurt, 2019, Lithological and petrophysical controls on production of the Mississippian limestone, northeastern Woods County, Oklahoma, in G. M. Grammer, J. M. Gregg, J. O. Puckette, P. Jaiswal, S. J. Mazzullo, M. J. Pranter, and R. H. Goldstein, eds., Mississippian reservoirs of the midcontinent: AAPG Memoir 122, p. 541–560.

AAPG Memoir
*Qi, X., *J. Snyder, *T. Zhao, K. J. Marfurt, and M. J. Pranter, 2019, Correlation of seismic attributes and geomechanical properties to the rate of penetration in the Mississippian limestone, Oklahoma, in G. M. Grammer, J. M. Gregg, J. O. Puckette, P. Jaiswal, S. J. Mazzullo, M. J. Pranter, and R. H. Goldstein, eds., Mississippian reservoirs of the midcontinent: AAPG Memoir 122, p. 527–539.

AAPG Memoir
Shelley, S., G. M. Grammer, and M. J. Pranter, 2019, Outcrop-based reservoir characterization and modeling of an Upper Mississippian mixed carbonate–siliciclastic ramp, northeastern Oklahoma, in G. M. Grammer, J. M. Gregg, J. O. Puckette, P. Jaiswal, S. J. Mazzullo, M. J. Pranter, and R. H. Goldstein, eds., Mississippian reservoirs of the midcontinent: AAPG Memoir 122, p. 207–225.

Interpretation
Machado, G. L. *G. J. Hickman, M. P, Gogri, K. J. Marfurt, M. J. Pranter, and Z. A. Reza, 2019, Characterization of Arbuckle-basement wastewater disposal system, Payne County, Northern Oklahoma, Interpretation, vol. 7, no. 4, p. 1–18.

Interpretation
Pires de Lima, R., F. Suriamin, K. J. Marfurt, and M. J. Pranter, 2019, Convolutional neural networks as aid in core lithofacies classification, Interpretation, vol. 7, no. 3, p. SF27–SF40.

JPSE
Phan, T. N., Y. M. Zapata, C. S. Kabir, J. D. Pigott, M. J. Pranter, and Z. A. Reza, 2019, Probing hydraulically-fractured wells in unconventional shale reservoirs under cyclic CO2 injection: Variation of thermophysical properties, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, p. 1-14.

Shale Shaker
*Miller, J. C., M. J. Pranter, and A. B. Cullen, 2019, Regional stratigraphy and organic richness of the Mississippian Meramec and associated strata, Anadarko Basin, central Oklahoma, Shale Shaker, vol. 70, no. 2, p. 50-79.

Interpretation
*Clark, S. A., M. J. Pranter, Z. A. Reza, and R. D. Cole, 2018, Fluvial architecture of the Burro Canyon Formation using unmanned aerial vehicle-based photogrammetry and outcrop-based modeling: Implications for reservoir performance, Escalante Canyon, southwestern Piceance Basin, Colorado. Interpretation, vol. 6, no. 4, p. T1117-1139.

Interpretation
*Wethington, N., and M. J. Pranter, 2018, Stratigraphic architecture of the Mississippian limestone through integrated electrofacies classification, Hardtner field area, Kansas and Oklahoma, Interpretation, vol. 6, no. 4, p. T1095-T1115.

Interpretation
*Suriamin, F., and M. J. Pranter, 2018, Stratigraphic and lithofacies control on pore characteristics of Mississippian limestone and chert reservoirs of north-central Oklahoma, Interpretation, vol. 6, no. 4 p. T1001-T1022.

SEPM
*Lewis, K. D., M. J. Pranter, Z. A. Reza, and R. D. Cole, 2018, Fluvial architecture of the Burro Canyon Formation using UAV-based photogrammetry and outcrop-based modeling: implications for reservoir performance, Rattlesnake Canyon, southwestern Piceance Basin, Colorado, The Sedimentary Record, Society for Sedimentary Geology, vol. 16, no. 3, p. 4-10.

SPE
*Gogri, M. P., J. M. Rohleder, C. S. Kabir, M. J. Pranter, and Z. A. Reza, 2018, Prognosis for safe water-disposal-well operations and practices that are based on reservoir flow modeling and real-time performance analysis, SPE Reservoir Evaluation & Engineering, doi:10.2118/187083-PA, p. 1-17.

Shale Shaker
*Shelley, S., G. M. Grammer, and M. J. Pranter, 2017, Reservoir characterization and modeling of a subsurface Meramec analog from a quarry in northeastern Oklahoma, The Shale Shaker, vol. 68, no. 5 (September/October), p. 224-243.

AAPG Bulletin
*Allen, D. B., and M. J. Pranter, 2016, Geologically constrained electrofacies classification of fluvial deposits: an example from the Cretaceous Mesaverde Group, Uinta and Piceance basins, AAPG Bulletin, v. 100, no. 12 (December 2016), p. 1775-1801.

AAPG Bulletin
*El Attar, A., and M. J. Pranter, 2016, Regional stratigraphy, elemental chemostratigraphy, and organic richness of the Niobrara Member of the Mancos Shale, Piceance Basin, Colorado, AAPG Bulletin, v. 100, no. 3 (March 2016), p. 345–377.

AAPG Bulletin
*Keeton, G. I., M. J. Pranter, E. R. (Gus) Gustason, and R. D. Cole, 2015, Stratigraphic architecture of fluvial deposits from borehole images, spectral-gamma-ray response, and outcrop analogs, Piceance Basin, Colorado, AAPG Bulletin, v. 99, No. 10, p. 1929-1956.

GSL Special Publication 387
Pranter, M. J., *A. C. Hewlett, R. D. Cole, H. Wang, and J. R. Gilman, 2014, Fluvial architecture and connectivity of the Williams Fork Formation: use of outcrop analogues for stratigraphic characterisation and reservoir modelling, in T. Good, J. Howell, A. W. Martinius, eds., Sediment-body geometry and heterogeneity: analogue studies for modelling the subsurface, The Geological Society of London, Special Publication, vol. 387, 308 p.

Petroleum Geoscience 2013
*Baytok, S., and M. J. Pranter, 2013, Fault and fracture distribution within a tight-gas sandstone reservoir: Mesaverde Group, Mamm Creek Field, Piceance Basin, Colorado, U.S.A., Petroleum Geoscience, vol. 19, p. 203-222.

AAPG Bulletin
Pranter, M J., and *N. K. Sommer, 2011, Static connectivity of fluvial sandstones in a lower coastal-plain setting: An example from the Upper Cretaceous lower Williams Fork Formation, Piceance Basin, Colorado, AAPG Bulletin, vol. 95, p. 899-923.

AAPG Bulletin
Pranter, M. J., R. D. Cole, *H. Panjaitan, *N. K. Sommer, 2009, Sandstone-body dimensions in a lower coastal-plain depositional setting: lower Williams Fork Formation, Coal Canyon, Piceance Basin, Colorado, U.S.A., AAPG Bulletin, vol. 93, p. 1379-1401.

JGE
Pranter, M. J., *M. F. Vargas, and T. L. Davis, 2008, Characterization and 3-D reservoir modeling of fluvial sandstones of the Williams Fork Formation, Rulison Field, Piceance Basin, Colorado, USA: Journal of Geophysics and Engineering, vol. 5, p. 158-172.

AAPG Bulletin
Pranter, M. J., *A. I. Ellison, R. D. Cole, and P. E. Patterson, 2007, Modeling and analysis of intermediate-scale reservoir heterogeneity based on a fluvial point-bar outcrop analog, Williams Fork Formation, Piceance Basin, Colorado, USA: AAPG Bulletin, vol. 91, p. 1025-1051.

AAPG
Slatt, R. M. and M. J. Pranter, 2007, Deepwater Reservoir Modeling (Chapter 14), in P. Weimer and R. M. Slatt, eds., An Introduction to the Petroleum Geology of Turbidite Systems: AAPG Studies in Geology, p. 625-682.

Geology
Budd, D. A., M. J. Pranter, and **Z. A. Reza, 2006, Lateral periodic variations in the petrophysical and geochemical properties of dolomite: Geology, v. 34, p. 373-376.

Computers & Geosciences
**Reza, Z. A., M. J. Pranter, and P. Weimer, 2006, ModDRE: A program to model deepwater reservoir elements using geomorphic and stratigraphic constraints: Computers & Geosciences, v. 32, p. 1205-1220.

Petroleum Geoscience
Pranter, M. J., **Z. A. Reza, and D. A. Budd, 2006, Reservoir-scale characterization and multiphase fluid-flow modeling of lateral petrophysical heterogeneity within dolomite facies of the Madison Formation, Sheep Canyon and Lysite Mountain, Wyoming: Petroleum Geoscience, vol. 12, p. 29-40.

SPE
Pranter, M. J., **Z. A. Reza, and P. Weimer, 2005, Deepwater reservoir modeling using sequence-stratigraphic and geomorphic constraints: Society of Petroleum Engineers, Annual Technical Conference Proceedings, SPE 95952, p. 1-11, Dallas, Texas.

AAPG Bulletin
Pranter, M. J., *C. B. Hirstius, and D. A. Budd, 2005, Scales of lateral petrophysical heterogeneity within dolomite lithofacies as determined from outcrop analogs: Implications for 3-D reservoir modeling: AAPG Bulletin, vol. 89, p. 645-662.

AAPG Memoir
Pranter, M. J., N. F. Hurley, and T. L. Davis, 2004, Sequence-stratigraphic, petrophysical, and multicomponent seismic analysis of a shelf-margin reservoir: San Andres Formation (Permian), Vacuum field, New Mexico (Chapter 3): in G. P. Eberli, J. L. Masaferro, and J. F. Sarg, eds., Seismic Imaging of Carbonate Reservoirs and Systems: AAPG Memoir 81, p. 59-89.

Petroleum Geoscience
Pranter, M. J., N. F. Hurley, and T. L. Davis, 2004, Anhydrite distribution within a shelf-margin carbonate reservoir: San Andres Formation, Vacuum Field, New Mexico, U.S.A.: Petroleum Geoscience, vol., 10, p. 43-53.

AAPG Bulletin
Pranter, M. J., N. F. Hurley, T. L. Davis, M. A. Raines, and S. C. Wehner, 2004, Dual-lateral horizontal wells successfully target bypassed pay in the San Andres Formation, Vacuum Field, New Mexico: AAPG Bulletin, vol. 88, p. 99-113.

SPE
Bard, K. C. and M. J. Pranter, 1999, Tracking miscible processes in the subsurface utilizing time-lapse shear-wave seismic data: Society of Petroleum Engineers, Annual Technical Conference Proceedings, SPE 56689, p. 1-14, Houston, Texas.

JPT
Bard, K. C. and M. J. Pranter, 1999, 4-D, multicomponent seismic tracks a miscible process: Journal of Petroleum Technology, vol. 51, p. 40-41.

WTGS
Pranter, M. J., 1994, Patterson Lake field, Glasscock County, Texas: in Oil and gas fields in West Texas, Volume VI, West Texas Geological Society, p. 209-212.

AAPG SWS Transactions
Pranter, M. J. and R. C. Grayson, Jr., 1990, "Lower Strawn" submarine fan complex and associated depositional systems, in C. M. Gibbs, C. W. Reynolds, W. Tucker, and J. Ritchie, eds., Transactions of the 1990 AAPG Southwest Section Convention, p. 103-120.