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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 140206, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/140206
Research Article

Numerical Simulation on Hydromechanical Coupling in Porous Media Adopting Three-Dimensional Pore-Scale Model

1State Key Laboratory of Oil and Gas Reservoir Geology and Exploitation, Southwest Petroleum University, Chengdu 610500, China
2School of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Southwest Petroleum University, Chengdu 610500, China
3School of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering, Southwest Petroleum University, Chengdu 610500, China

Received 12 March 2014; Revised 2 April 2014; Accepted 2 April 2014; Published 17 April 2014

Academic Editor: Sushanta K. Mitra

Copyright © 2014 Jianjun Liu 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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