Transport in Porous Media

, Volume 12, Issue 3, pp 291–292 | Cite as

Comments on ‘formation factor and tortuosity of homogeneous porous media’ by R. Suman and D. Ruth

  • J. P. Hulin
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Porous Medium Civil Engineer Formation Factor Homogeneous Porous Medium 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. P. Hulin
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  1. 1.Laboratoire HMPESPCIParis Cedex 5France

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