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An analytical equation for oil transport in nanopores of oil shale considering viscosity distribution

Fig. 2 Structure of nanopores in organic material of shale formation. Reproduced with permission from (Zeng et al. 2017)


The authors wish to thank the National Basic Research Program of China (2015CB250900), the Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University (Grant No. NCET-13-1030), the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 40974055), the National Science and Technology Major Projects of China (2016ZX05039 and 2016ZX05042), the National Natural fund of China (51490654), and the Science Foundation of China University of Petroleum, Beijing (No. C201605).


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