Heat exchange wells
This model is used to simulate heat storage in an underground aquifer covering the process of water flow, heat conduction, heat convection, and buoyancy due to the change in water density with fully coupled SVFlux and SVHeat.
Model filename: GeoThermal > BTES_2D_FullyCoupled_largeRate.svm
Elder (1976) presented a numerical analysis of convective heat flow below. The analysis has been regarded as a standard benchmark of buoyant convection.
Model filename: GeoThermal > ElderConvectionHeatedBelow.svm
Elder (1967) illustrated the rise of a hot blob problem for the numerical analysis of transient convection in a porous medium.
Model filename: GeoThermal > ElderHotBlobRising.svm
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