Infiltration of oil into porous sediments

F. M. Allan, M. T. Kamel, T. A. Mughrabi, M. H. Hamdan

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The continuum flow of a dilute system through a porous sediment is considered. The fluid system is composed of a carrier fluid-phase and an oil-phase. Model equations governing the time-dependent flow of the incompressible two-phase fluid are developed based on volume averaging.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)659-664
Number of pages6
JournalApplied Mathematics and Computation
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 15 2006


  • Porous media
  • Two-phase flow
  • Volume averaging

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computational Mathematics
  • Applied Mathematics


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