Identification of fluid dynamics in forced gravity drainage using dimensionless groups

Behzad Rostami, Riyaz Kharrat, Mehran Pooladi-Darvish, Cyrus Ghotbi

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)725-740
Number of pages16
JournalTransport in porous media
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2010

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Acknowledgements The experiments were conducted at the laboratory of PUT research center. The authors gratefully thank H. Salimi, for his competent and kind assistance during the laboratory work. We would also like to thank the Research and Technology institute of NIOC for the financial support.


  • Bond number
  • Capillary number
  • Dimensionless groups
  • Forced gravity drainage

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