Modeling fate and transport of hydraulic fracturing fluid in the presence of abandoned wells.

  title={Modeling fate and transport of hydraulic fracturing fluid in the presence of abandoned wells.},
  author={Reza Taherdangkoo and Alexandru Bogdan Tatomir and Tega Anighoro and Martin Sauter},
  journal={Journal of contaminant hydrology},

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