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Review of flow rate estimates of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill

http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1112139108

We assess the degree to which a consensus was reached on the flow rate of the well by comparing in situ observations with a time-dependent flow rate model derived from pressure readings taken after the Macondo well was shut in for the well integrity test.

by McNutt, Marcia K.; Camilli, Rich; Crone, Timothy J.; Guthrie, George D.; Hsieh, Paul A.; Ryerson, Thomas B.; Savas, Omer; and Shaffer, Frank
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Computational methods, Geophysics, Industrial pollution, Petroleum, Wells
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