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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2015, Article ID 870380, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/870380
Research Article

Study on Engineering Design and Cost Performance of Borehole Heat Exchangers

College of Population, Resources and Environment, Shandong Normal University, Jinan 250014, China

Received 13 June 2015; Revised 14 August 2015; Accepted 27 August 2015

Academic Editor: Nader Karimi

Copyright © 2015 Lei Yu and Jiemin Cheng. 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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