Homogenization of Miscible Displacement in Unsaturated Aggregated Soils

  • Ulrich Hornung
Part of the Progress in Nonlinear Differential Equations and Their Applications book series (PNLDE, volume 5)


A double porosity model is derived for the transport of a solute in an unsaturated soil. The formal homogenization is carried out and the resulting macro-model is dealt with numerically. Comparisons of break-through curves are given for cases with different degrees of aggregation.


Porous Medium Unsaturated Soil Aggregate Soil Formal Power Series Single Phase Flow 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ulrich Hornung
    • 1
  1. 1.SCHID-NeubibergGermany

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