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The Geomechanical Interaction of Multiple Hydraulic Fractures in Horizontal Wells

By Sau-Wai Wong, Mikhail Geilikman and Guanshui Xu

Submitted: October 2nd 2012Reviewed: March 14th 2013Published: May 17th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/56385

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Sau-Wai Wong, Mikhail Geilikman and Guanshui Xu (May 17th 2013). The Geomechanical Interaction of Multiple Hydraulic Fractures in Horizontal Wells, Effective and Sustainable Hydraulic Fracturing Andrew P. Bunger, John McLennan and Rob Jeffrey, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/56385. Available from:

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