Transport in Porous Media

, Volume 14, Issue 1, pp 89–92 | Cite as

Comment on ‘estimating the sorptivity for a wide range of diffusivity dependence on water content’ by D. Lockington

  • D. A. Barry
  • J. -Y. Parlange
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Civil Engineer Diffusivity Dependence 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. A. Barry
    • 1
  • J. -Y. Parlange
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Environmental Engineering, Centre for Water ResearchUniversity of Western AustraliaNedlands

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