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Analytical solutions for transient temperature distribution in heavy-oil reservoir due to heating producer well. (English) Zbl 1454.80005
Analytical solutions to the problem of heating the bottom hole zone using a heater with a constant temperature or power are obtained. The analytical solutions are compared with the known approximate solutions. The article is well written and the approach in the article is easily understandable for learners.
The abstract part is clear and what so ever the author mentions in the abstract is reflected in the title of the paper.
The author cites the references from old to latest. The author presents the solution methodology clearly and no typographical errors were observed.
80A19 Diffusive and convective heat and mass transfer, heat flow
80M20 Finite difference methods applied to problems in thermodynamics and heat transfer
76S05 Flows in porous media; filtration; seepage
35Q79 PDEs in connection with classical thermodynamics and heat transfer
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