Multiphase Flow Processes

  • Chan-Hee Park
  • Joshua Taron
  • Ashok Singh
  • Wenqing Wang
  • Chris McDermott
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering book series (LNCSE, volume 86)


In this chapter, we consider two-phase flow processes and examine two alternate combinations of primary variables in the solution of the governing equations: (1) pressure-pressure and (2) pressure-saturation. These combinations are explained in the following sections.


Capillary Pressure Heat Pipe Mass Balance Equation Total Flux Saturation Profile 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chan-Hee Park
    • 1
  • Joshua Taron
    • 2
  • Ashok Singh
    • 2
  • Wenqing Wang
    • 2
  • Chris McDermott
    • 3
  1. 1.Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources (KIGAM)DaejeonKorea
  2. 2.Department of Environmental InformaticsHelmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ)LeipzigGermany
  3. 3.School of GeosciencesUniversity of Edinburgh (UE)EdinburghUK

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