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Journal of Geological Research
Volume 2011, Article ID 791815, 15 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/791815
Research Article

Methane Hydrate Distribution from Prolonged and Repeated Formation in Natural and Compacted Sand Samples: X-Ray CT Observations

1Earth Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
2Office of Research and Development, National Energy Technology Laboratory, 626 Cochrans Mill Road, P.O. Box 10940, Pittsburgh, PA 15236, USA

Received 16 June 2011; Revised 12 August 2011; Accepted 13 August 2011

Academic Editor: Xuewei Liu

Copyright © 2011 Emily V. L. Rees et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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