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By Iraj Javandel

Published by means of the yank Geophysical Union as a part of the Water assets Monograph sequence, quantity 10.

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M to +_2000. m. Table 12 presents the arrival time of each streamline at the production well. Note that in this caseonly 19 of the 45 streamlinesreach the production well during the 200-year period of study. 6 years,which is slightlylongerthan in example 1. Figure 19 illustrates the flow pattern for those streamlinesleaving the recharge well. 5, 2, and 4 years are also shown on Figure 19. Figure 20 presents the flow pattern for all streamlines, includingthose showingthe uniform regionalflow. To show the regionalflow, injection wells with zero flow rate were placedin a row perpendicularto the direction of regionalflow far from the injection/productionwell pair to act as regional flow streamline initiation points.

The radius and center of each circle correspondto the value of c, but all of them passthrough the origin and thus are tangent to the y axis. Similarly, (89) representsa group of circleswith centerson the y axis and tangent to the x axis. These circles are the streamlines for such a doublet. 2. Combination of Uniform Flow With Point Sources and Sinks Due to the linearity of Laplace's equation, one can superimposeas many flow componentsas required to obtain the expressionfor the complex velocity potential of an entire system.

R .......... '". .................. ••o,,. :::::::::::::::::::::::::::: .... :. -I000 '"ß ....... ' ..... "'......... ........ /•'-Streamline 1 -2ooor'........ ,....... ,.............. ......... --" , -2000 -I000 0 I000 . 2000 Distance (m) Fig. 20. Streamlinepatternand front positionsfor example2. 5 30,0 Time (years) Fig. 21. Variationof dimensionless concentration C/Co with time at the production well for example 2. B(-100,300) Pond R=50 A(-300,O) I I I • Rechargewell Fig. 22. A plan of locationof differentfeaturesin example X Semianalytical Methods 57 density be proportional to fluid velocity (see Appendix H for a formula and coordinates of the zero-flow rate wells).

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