Cement grout propagation in two-dimensional fracture networks

Publicerad 2019-01-30

Zou, L., Håkansson, U., Cvetkovic, V. (2019). Cement grout propagation in two-dimensional fracture networks: Impact of structure and hydraulic variability. International Journal of Rock Mechanics and Mining Sciences 115: 1-10.

Highlights

  • Two-phase flow model of non-Newtonian cement grout propagation in two-dimensional fracture networks.
  • A new algorithm for tracking propagation interfaces of two-phase flow in complex fracture networks.

Demonstration of important impacts of network structure and hydraulic variability on cement grout propagation in 2D DFNs.