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An Overview of Principles and Designs of Hydraulic Fracturing Experiments and an Inquiry into the Influence of Rock Permeability and Strength on Failure Mode

By Kenneth Imo‐Imo Eshiet and Yong Sheng

Submitted: August 18th 2016Reviewed: May 12th 2017Published: August 2nd 2017

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.69732

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Kenneth Imo‐Imo Eshiet and Yong Sheng (August 2nd 2017). An Overview of Principles and Designs of Hydraulic Fracturing Experiments and an Inquiry into the Influence of Rock Permeability and Strength on Failure Mode, Advances in Natural Gas Emerging Technologies Hamid A. Al-Megren and Rashid H. Altamimi, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.69732. Available from:

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