Advances in Civil Engineering / 2019 / Article / Fig 9

Research Article

Effective Elastic and Hydraulic Properties of Fractured Rock Masses with High Contrast of Permeability: Numerical Calculation by an Embedded Fracture Continuum Approach

Figure 9

Horizontal flux going through the fractured medium and its convergence as function of the fracture cell size and inclination angle of fracture (a); comparison of the horizontal flux determined from the conformed mesh and nonuniform mesh models (b).

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