Fundamentals of Transport Phenomena in Porous Media

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9789400961777
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Publication date: 12/31/2013
  • Series: Nato Science Series E: (closed), #82
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1984
  • Pages: 1015
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 2.00 (d)

Table of Contents

1. Fundamentals of Transport Processes.- Transport Phenomena in Porous Media — Basic Equations.- Porous Media Model Formulations by the Theory of Mixtures.- Heat and Mass Transfer in Porous Media.- A New Look at Porous Media Fluid Mechanics — Darcy to Turbulent.- Infiltration in Unsaturated Soils.- Well Hydraulics in Heterogeneous Porous Media.- 2. Deformation of Porous Media.- The Theory of Consolidation.- Land Subsidence — A. A State-of-the-Art Review.- Land Subsidence — B. A Regional Mathematical Model for Land Subsidence due to Pumping.- Anelastic Deformation of Porous Media.- Consolidation of Unsaturated Porous Media.- Determination of Material Parameters of Poroelastic Media.- A Bibliography of Consolidation.- 3. Shastic Approach to Porous Media.- Shastic Analysis of Flow in Heterogeneous Porous Media.- Spatial Variability of Properties in Porous Media: A Shastic Approach.- 4 . Numerical Modelling Techniques.- Formulation of Numerical Equations.- The Finite Element Method in Porous Media Flow.- Comparison of Finite Difference and Finite Element Methods.- The Conjugate Gradients in Subsurface Flow and Land Subsidence Modelling.

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