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Fundamental Theory for Chemical Dissolution-Front Instability Problems in Fluid-Saturated Porous Media

  • Chongbin ZhaoEmail author
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Earth System Sciences book series (LNESS)

Abstract

When fresh pore-fluid enters a solute-saturated porous medium, where the concentration of the solute (i.e. aqueous mineral) reaches its equilibrium concentration, the concentration of the aqueous mineral is diluted so that the solid part of the solute (i.e. solid mineral) is dissolved to maintain the equilibrium state of the solution.

Keywords

Porous Medium Propagation Front Chemical Dissolution Dimensionless Concentration Finite Element Equation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Computational Geosciences Research CentreCentral South UniversityChangshaChina

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