Migrations of Fines in Porous Media by Kartic C. KhilarMigrations of Fines in Porous Media by Kartic C. Khilar

Migrations of Fines in Porous Media

byKartic C. Khilar, H. Scott Fogler

Paperback | December 15, 2010

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This monograph presents a concise and thorough treatment of release, migration and entrapment of fine particles in natural porous media. The first chapter treats the practical consequences of release and migration of fine particles in porous media. This is followed by a discussion of the basic mechanisms of release, transport and entrapment of fines. Mathematical and network models for prediction of permeability reduction are subsequently discussed. The last two chapters cover methods to prevent the release of fines and address the consequences for soil pollution. This comprehensive book is of interest to chemical, civil and petroleum engineers and environmental scientists and can also be used as a reference textbook for courses at senior and graduate level.
Title:Migrations of Fines in Porous MediaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:186 pagesPublished:December 15, 2010Publisher:Springer NetherlandsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9048151155

ISBN - 13:9789048151158

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Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Practical Consequences of Release and Migration of Fines in Porous Media. 2. Characterization of Pore Space and Fines. 3. Colloidally Induced Release of Fines in Porous Media. 4. Hydrodynamically Induced Release of Fines in Porous Media. 5. Entrapment or Piping of Fines during Migration. 6. Mathematical Models for Permeability Reductions due to Migration of Fines. 7. Use of Network Models for Prediction of Permeability Reduction due to Fines Entrapment. 8. Methods to Prevent the Release of Fines. 9. Soil Pollution due to Migration of Fines. References. Index.