Mechanical-Chemical (MC) Processes
This benchmark focuses on permeability evolution of a quartz fracture due to water-rock interaction under confining psressure.
KeywordsPressure Solution Asperity Contact Fracture Permeability Permeability Evolution Hydraulic Aperture
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