Characteristics of Methane Hydrate Formation in Artificial and Natural Media

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Qingbai Wu; Peng Zhang; Yuzhong Yang;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: Energies,volume 6,issue 3 3,pages1-17 (issn: 1996-1073)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/en6031233
  • Subject: water conversion | water conversion; matrix potential; methane hydrate; porous media | matrix potential | Technology | methane hydrate | T | porous media
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The formation of methane hydrate in two significantly different media was investigated, using silica gel as an artificial medium and loess as a natural medium. The methane hydrate formation was observed through the depletion of water in the matrix, measured via the matr... View more
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