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A New Approach to Hydraulic Stimulation of Geothermal Reservoirs by Roughness Induced Fracture Opening

By Nima Gholizadeh Doonechaly, Sheik S. Rahman and Andrei Kotousov

Submitted: July 31st 2012Reviewed: March 26th 2013Published: May 17th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/56447

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Nima Gholizadeh Doonechaly, Sheik S. Rahman and Andrei Kotousov (May 17th 2013). A New Approach to Hydraulic Stimulation of Geothermal Reservoirs by Roughness Induced Fracture Opening, Effective and Sustainable Hydraulic Fracturing Andrew P. Bunger, John McLennan and Rob Jeffrey, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/56447. Available from:

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