Combined Nodal Method and Finite Volume Method for Flow in Porous Media
Abdeslam Elakkad, Ahmed Elkhalfi, Najib Guessous
DOI: 10.4236/wsn.2010.23030   PDF    HTML     5,196 Downloads   10,068 Views   Citations


This paper describes a numerical solution for two dimensional partial differential equations modeling (or arising from) a fluid flow and transport phenomena. The diffusion equation is discretized by the Nodal methods. The saturation equation is solved by a finite volume method. We start with incompressible single-phase flow and move step-by-step to the black-oil model and compressible two phase flow. Numerical results are presented to see the performance of the method, and seem to be interesting by comparing them with other recent results.

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A. Elakkad, A. Elkhalfi and N. Guessous, "Combined Nodal Method and Finite Volume Method for Flow in Porous Media," Wireless Sensor Network, Vol. 2 No. 3, 2010, pp. 227-232. doi: 10.4236/wsn.2010.23030.

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