# Self-Consistent Techniques for Heterogeneous Media

*The basis for the estimates is given in the form of an auxiliary solution characterizing the behavior of a single embedded site. Both classical self-consistent methodologies (SCM) and...*

Compaction of Dry or Fluid-Filled Porous Materials

*Constitutive relations are developed for mechanical response of dry or fluid-saturated porous materials beyond the linear range. The main emphasis is on hydrostatic loading and unloading...*

Singularities in Darcy Flow Through Porous Media

Solute Transport in Adsorptive Porous Media Flow

Flow in Stems of Plants

Taylor Dispersion in Spatially Periodic Porous Media and Other Periodic Systems

Plasticity Theory for Nonlinear Anisotropic Soils

Dynamic Response of a Poroelastic Subgrade

Analysis of Breakwaters having Two Porous Walls

Permeable Wall Effects on Poiseuille Flow

*The effects of permeable walls on Poiseuille flow are investigated. Due to the transfer of forward momentum across the permeable interface, a very thin boundary layer region is induced...*

Diffusion Analogy for Some Stress Computations

*Although soil is an assemblage of discrete particles of varying sizes, shapes, and mineral composition, the classical basis for the computation of stresses in soil mechanics is the Boussinesq...*

Predicting Sand Deposition at Porous Fences

*For porous fences of limited height and infinite length, measurements of boundary shear stress are reported in air flow normal to the fence plane. On the assumption that boundary shear...*

Boundary Solutions to Two Problems in Porous Media

*The boundary integral equation method (BIEM) is used to solve free surface ground-water problems. The formulation includes those problems in which the domain of the solution is infinite....*

Prediction of Non-Darcy Flow in Porous Media

*Equations were derived that facilitate prediction of both the onset of non-Darcy flow in a porous medium, and the viscous and inertia force fractions of the hydraulic gradient, dp/ds,...*

Unsaturated Flow Beneath Tailings Impoundments

*Using technology developed for flow through porous media for applications in other disciplines, equations were developed to permit computation of seepage rates from tailings impoundments....*

Thermodynamics of Solidifying or Melting Viscoelastic Material

*Investigated are thermodynamic restrictions on rate-type creep laws for porous materials which slowly solidify while carrying load (aging of concrete, i.e., gradual filling of pores in...*

A Stochastic-Dynamic Approach to the Foundation of Solute Transport in Porous Media

Virtual Mass of Coarse Granular Media

*An experimental study to determine the effect of unsteady flow on the hydraulic conductivity of coarse granular porous media is outlined. The acceleration effect was expressed in terms...*

Finite Element Schemes for Porous Elastic Media

*In soil mechanics, consolidation theories are capable of describing the physical process under certain assumptions. Unfortunately, they fail to calculate analytically, e.g., the initial...*

Transient Flow in Unsaturated Porous Media

*Transient water movement in both horizontal and vertical unsaturated porous media is investigated. The nonlinear partial differential equation governing the one-dimensional flow is solved...*

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