Hitoshi Sakamoto, Francis A. Kulacki

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An overview of prior research on buoyancy-driven convection in saturated porous media is presented. A general description is given of the general characteristics of flow and heat transfer in saturated porous materials. The form and nature of heat transfer laws for buoyant convection are presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-5
Number of pages5
JournalSpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology
StatePublished - 2018

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