Subsurface Trapping Of Oil Plumes In Stratification: Laboratory Investigations

  1. Yonggang Liu,
  2. Amy Macfadyen,
  3. Zhen-Gang Ji and
  4. Robert H. Weisberg
  1. David D. Adalsteinsson,
  2. Roberto R. Camassa,
  3. Steven S. Harenberg,
  4. Zhi Z. Lin,
  5. Richard M. R. M. Mclaughlin,
  6. Keith K. Mertens,
  7. Jonathan J. Reis,
  8. William W. Schlieper and
  9. Brian B. White

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2011GM001115

Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise

Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise

How to Cite

Adalsteinsson, D. D., Camassa, R. R., Harenberg, S. S., Lin, Z. Z., Mclaughlin, R. M. R. M., Mertens, K. K., Reis, J. J., Schlieper, W. W. and White, B. B. (2013) Subsurface Trapping Of Oil Plumes In Stratification: Laboratory Investigations, in Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise (eds Y. Liu, A. Macfadyen, Z.-G. Ji and R. H. Weisberg), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2011GM001115

Author Information

  1. Joint Fluids Laboratory, University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Usa

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904856

Online ISBN: 9781118666753

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Keywords:

  • plumes;
  • stratified flow;
  • environment;
  • fluid dynamics;
  • multiphase;
  • oil spill

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Methods

  • Results

  • Conclusions