Publications

Preprints and discussion papers


Bauer, J.F., Krumbholz, M., Luijendijk, E., Tanner, D.C. (2019) A numerical sensitivity study of how permeability, geological structure, and hydraulic gradient control the lifetime of a geothermal reservoir Solid Earth Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/se-2019-112.


Tom Gleeson and many others (including me) Groundwater representation in continental to global hydrologic models: a call for open and holistic evaluation, conceptualization and classification. Submitted to Water Resources Research , preprint available on EarthArxiv


Luijendijk, E., Gleeson, T., Moosdorf, M. The flow of fresh groundwater and solutes to the world’s oceans and coastal ecosystems. Submitted to Nature Communications, preprint available on EarthArxiv



Peer-reviewed publications



Luijendijk, E. (2019) Beo v1.0: Numerical model of heat flow and low-temperature thermochronology in hydrothermal systems. Geoscientific Model Development 12, 4061-4073, https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-12-4061-2019


Louis, S., Luijendijk, E., Dunkl, I, Person, M. (2019) Episodic fluid flow in an active fault. Geology 47, https://doi.org/10.1130/G46254.1


Afsar, F., Luijendijk, E. (2019) Quantifying a critical marl thickness for vertical fracture extension using field data and numerical experiments Geoscience Frontiers, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gsf.2019.05.008.


Ferguson, G., McIntosh, J.C., Grasby, S.E., Hendry, M.J., Lindsay, M.B.J., Jasechko, S., Luijendijk, E. (2018). The Persistence of Brines in Sedimentary Basins. Geophys. Res. Lett. (link)


Befus, K.M., Jasechko, S., Luijendijk, E., Gleeson, T., Bayani Cardenas, M., (2017). The rapid yet uneven turnover of Earth’s groundwater. Geophys. Res. Lett. 44, 5511–5520. doi:10.1002/2017GL073322. (link)


Jasechko, S., Perrone, D., Befus, K.M., Cardenas, M.B., Ferguson, G., Gleeson, T., Luijendijk, E., McDonnell, J.J., Taylor, R.G., Wada Y. & Kirchner, J.W. (2017), Global aquifers dominated by fossil groundwaters but wells vulnerable to modern contamination, Nature Geoscience, doi:10.1038/ngeo2943. (link)


Gleeson, T., Befus K.M., Jasechko, S., Luijendijk, E. and Cardenas M.B. (2016), The Global Volume and Distribution of Modern Groundwater, Nature Geoscience, doi:10.1038/ngeo2590. (link)


Howald, T., M. Person, A. Campbell, V. Lueth, A. Hofstra, D. Sweetkind, C.W. Gable, A. Banerjee, E. Luijendijk, L. Crossey, K. Karlstrom, S. Kelley, and F. Phillips (2015), Evidence for long-time scale ( >1000 years) changes in hydrothermal activity induced by seismic events, Geofluids, 1-2, 252-268, (link).


Luijendijk, E., and T. Gleeson (2015), How well can we predict permeability in sedimentary basins? Deriving and evaluating porosity-permeability equations for non-cemented sand and clay mixtures, Geofluids, 1-2, 67-83, (link).


Ranjram, M., T. Gleeson, and E. Luijendijk (2015), Is the permeability of crystalline rock in the shallow crust related to depth, lithology, or tectonic setting?, Geofluids, 1-2, 106-119, (link).


Ter Voorde, M., R. Van Balen, E. Luijendijk, and H. Kooi (2014), Weichselian and Holocene climate history reflected in temperatures in the upper crust of the Netherlands, Netherlands Journal of Geosciences, 93 (3), 107-117, (link).


Gassiat, C., T. Gleeson, and E. Luijendijk (2013), The location of old groundwater in hydrogeologic basins and layered aquifer systems, Geophysical Research Letters, 40(12), 3042-3047, doi:10.1002/grl.50599.


Luijendijk, E., R. T. Van Balen, M. Ter Voorde, and P. A. M. Andriessen (2011a), Reconstructing the Late Cretaceous inversion of the Roer Valley Graben (southern Netherlands) using a new model that integrates burial and provenance history with fission track thermochronology, Journal of Geophysical Research, 116(B06402), 1-19, doi:10.1029/2010JB008071.


Luijendijk, E., M. Ter Voorde, R. T. Van Balen, H. Verweij, and E. Simmelink (2011b), Thermal state of the Roer Valley Graben, part of the European Cenozoic Rift System, Basin Research, 23(1), 65-82, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2117.2010.00466.x.


Luijendijk, E., and A. Bruggeman (2008), Groundwater resources in the Jabal Al Hass region, northwest Syria: an assessment of past use and future potential, Hydrogeology Journal, 16(3), 511-530.



Peer-reviewed extended abstracts and conference proceedings


von Hagke, C., Luijendijk, E., Ondrak, R., Lindow, J. (2015). Quantifying erosion rates in the Molasse basin using a high resolution data set and a new thermal model.Geotectonic Resesearch 97, 94–97. doi:10.1127/1864-5658/2015-36


Thomas, R.J., Bruggeman, A., El-Dessougi, H., Luijendijk, E., and Turkelboom, F. (2006) Sustainable management of marginal drylands - the Khanasser Valley integrated research site in Syria, in Sustainable Management of Marginal Drylands (SUMAMAD),Proceedings of the 4th project workshop, Islamabad, Pakistan., Paris, UNESCO, p. 121–134. (pdf)



Peer-reviewed book chapters


Howald, T., M. Person, A. Campbell, V. Lueth, A. Hofstra, D. Sweetkind, C.W. Gable, A. Banerjee, E. Luijendijk, L. Crossey, K. Karlstrom, S. Kelley, and F. Phillips (2016) Evidence for long‐timescale (>10^3 years) changes in hydrothermal activity induced by seismic events, in Gleeson, T. and Ingebritsen, S.E. eds., Crustal Permeability, Chichester, Wiley-Blackwell, 260–274, doi:10.1002/9781119166573.ch21.


Ranjram, M., Gleeson, T., and Luijendijk, E., (2016) Is the permeability of crystalline rock in the shallow crust related to depth, lithology, or tectonic setting?, in Gleeson, T. and Ingebritsen, S.E. eds., Crustal Permeability, Chichester, Wiley-Blackwell, p. 123–136, doi:10.1002/9781119166573.ch12.


Luijendijk, E., and Gleeson, T. (2016) How well can we predict permeability in sedimentary basins? Deriving and evaluating porosity–permeability equations for noncemented sand and clay mixtures, in Gleeson, T. and Ingebritsen, S.E. eds., Crustal Permeability, Chichester, Wiley-Blackwell, p. 87–103, doi:10.1002/9781119166573.ch10.



PhD thesis


Luijendijk, E. (2012), The role of fluid flow in the thermal history of sedimentary basins: Inferences from thermochronology and numerical modeling in the Roer Valley Graben, southern Netherlands, PhD thesis, 198 pp., Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. (link to pdf)



Published model codes


Luijendijk, E. (2019) GroMPy-couple: Coupled density-driven groundwater flow and solute transport model using Python. Zenodo. http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.2616534. See also this GitHub repository: https://github.com/ElcoLuijendijk/GroMPy-couple


Luijendijk, E (2019) PyBHT: Model estimates of subsurface temperatures from borehole temperature records. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.2680497. See also this GitHub repository: https://github.com/ElcoLuijendijk/pyBHT


Luijendijk, E. (2018) Beo: model heat flow and thermochronology in hydrothermal systems (Version v1.0). Zenodo. http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.2527845. See also this GitHub repository: https://github.com/ElcoLuijendijk/beo



Supervised theses



Theis Winter (2019): Hydrochemistry and isotope hydrology of thermal springs in the Alps. M.Sc. thesis (pdf)

Saskia Köhler (2019): Modelling the influence of thermal springs in fault zones on subsurface temperature in the Alps. M.Sc. thesis (pdf)

Benedikt Ahner (2018): Towards a representative scale of the groundwater footprint. M.Sc. thesis (pdf)

Tom Kaltofen (2017): Modeling burial and thermal history of the central European basins. M.Sc. thesis (pdf)

Sarah Louis (2017): Quantifying the evolution of a hydrothermal system using high-resolution thermochronology. M.Sc. thesis (Winner von Koenen prize 2017) (pdf)

Albertine Potter van Loon (2016): How marine clay layers control fluid flow in sedimentary basins. B.Sc. thesis (pdf)

Mohamed Benhsinat (2016): Brine transport in sedimentary basins on geological timescales. M.Sc. thesis (pdf)