Transport in Porous Media

, Volume 16, Issue 3, pp 299–302 | Cite as

On a weighted residual method for absorption

  • D. A. Lockington
Letter to the Editor


Civil Engineer Residual Method Weighted Residual Method 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. A. Lockington
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  1. 1.Department of Civil EngineeringThe University of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia

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