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Transport in Porous Media

Transport in Porous Media

Editor: Martin Blunt

ISSN: 0169-3913 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-1634 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11242

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International Society for Porous Media 

Interpore
Springer is proud to announce the affiliation with the International Society for Porous Media
The International Society for Porous Media (InterPore) is a non-profit-making independent scientific organization established in 2008. The general aim of the Society is to advance and disseminate knowledge for the understanding, description, and modeling of natural and industrial porous media systems.
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For more information and on possible new special issue proposals for the journal Transport in Porous Media, please contact:
► The Journal Editor:
Professor Martin J. Blunt
Imperial College
Royal School of Mines
Department of Earth Science and Engineering
Prince Consort Road
London SW7 2BP
UK
m.blunt@imperial.ac.uk
For more information and on possible new book publications proposals, please contact:
► The Publisher:
Petra van Steenbergen, Publishing Editor Earth Sciences, Springer, Dordrecht, The Netherlands
petra.vansteenbergen@springer.com

 

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    • Publishes original research on physical, chemical, and biological aspects of transport in porous media
    • Papers on porous media research may originate in various areas of physics, chemistry, biology, natural or materials science, and engineering (chemical, civil, agricultural, petroleum, environmental, electrical, and mechanical engineering)
    • Emphasizes theory, (numerical) modelling, laboratory work, and non-routine applications
    • Publishes work of a fundamental nature, of interest to a wide readership, that provides novel insight into porous media processes
    • Expanded in 2007 from 12 to 15 issues per year

    Transport in Porous Media publishes original research on physical and chemical aspects of transport phenomena in rigid and deformable porous media. These phenomena, occurring in single and multiphase flow in porous domains, can be governed by extensive quantities such as mass of a fluid phase, mass of component of a phase, momentum, or energy. Moreover, porous medium deformations can be induced by the transport phenomena, by chemical and electro-chemical activities such as swelling, or by external loading through forces and displacements. These porous media phenomena may be studied by researchers from various areas of physics, chemistry, biology, natural or materials science, and engineering (chemical, civil, agricultural, petroleum, environmental, electrical, and mechanical engineering).

    Transport and deformation phenomena, understood from the microscopic scale upward, form the basis for deterministic and stochastic models that describe them. The models are adaptable to describe (coupled) transport phenomena and deformation in any kind of natural or engineered porous material, including: flow and contaminant transport in aquifers; oil and gas movement in petroleum reservoirs; solvent drives and enhanced oil recovery; heat and mass transport in packed bed reactors, in geothermal reservoirs, and in building materials; spread of pollutants from radioactive waste repositories; drying in porous materials; flow and transport in fuel cells, paper, and absorbing materials; filtration processes; biomedical studies of fluid and chemical transport in lungs and other organs. Also, coupling of porous media flow with other flow domains can be considered.

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