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Conference Abstract
10 Nov 2021
Conference Abstract |  | 10 Nov 2021

International collaboration in disposal research: comparative modeling of coupled processes in the DECOVALEX project

Jens T. Birkholzer and Alex Bond

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This presentation gives an overview of an international research collaboration for advancing the understanding and modeling of coupled thermo-hydro-mechanical-chemical (THMC) processes in geological systems. DECOVALEX emphasizes joint analysis and comparative modeling of state-of-the-art field and laboratory experiments, across a range of host rock options and repository designs.