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Fluid-Driven Fracture in a Poroelastic Rock

By Yevhen Kovalyshen and Emmanuel Detournay

Submitted: October 12th 2012Reviewed: March 29th 2013Published: May 17th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/56460

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Yevhen Kovalyshen and Emmanuel Detournay (May 17th 2013). Fluid-Driven Fracture in a Poroelastic Rock, Effective and Sustainable Hydraulic Fracturing, Andrew P. Bunger, John McLennan and Rob Jeffrey, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/56460. Available from:

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