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The objective of this guidance document is to provide advice on how to incorporate thermo-hydro-mechanical (THM) coupled processes into Performance Assessments (PAs) and design studies for radioactive waste disposal in geological formations to be experienced in a European context. The document has been generated by the EU research project BENCHPAR: Benchmark Tests and Guidance on Coupled Processes for Performance Assessment of Nuclear Waste Repositories.

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Authors: STEPHANSSON O, GeoForschungsZentrum (GFZ), Potsdam (DE);HUDSON J A, Imperial College, London Rock Engineeering Consultants, United Kingdom;ANDERSSON J, Streamflow AB, Alvsjo (SE)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 21226 EN (2004), 41 pp. Euro: 15
Availability: EUR-OP reference: KI-NA-21226-EN-C Available from EUR-OP sales agents URL:
ISBN: ISBN: 92-894-8785-2
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