Comments on the Paper “Theory and Applications of Macroscale Models in Porous Media” by Ilenia Battiato et al

  • Jean-Louis AuriaultEmail author


In this attractive paper (Battiato et al. in Transp Porous Media, 2019), the authors review different methods of upscaling heterogeneous media descriptions to continuous macroscopic equivalent descriptions. I would like to introduce some comments to complete the presentation of the homogenisation theory in Section 7.


Upscaling methods Homogenization theory Composite media Macroscopic model 



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Univ. Grenoble Alpes, 3SRGrenobleFrance
  2. 2.CNRS, 3SRGrenobleFrance

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