Articles | Volume 7, issue 10
18 Oct 2010
 | 18 Oct 2010

Percolation properties of 3-D multiscale pore networks: how connectivity controls soil filtration processes

E. M. A. Perrier, N. R. A. Bird, and T. B. Rieutord

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