## Report DOE/ER/82329-2 Gathered Equations

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rq = relative flow, Q/Ks, (dimensionless), Q = flow (m/s), Ks = saturated conductivity (m/s), H = total head (m), and x = vertical displacement (m).

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Dx = x2-x1, the vertical separation between grid cells centered at x2 > x1 (m), with the vertical axis positive upwards, and Y1 and Y2 are the matric suctions at x1 and x2, respectively.

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Kv = the Darcian relative conductivity mean for vertical flow (dimensionless).

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where Dx = (xi+1-xi-1)/2

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where kr(x1) = kr1, kr(x2) = kr2, Y (x1) = Y1, and Y (x2) = Y2, given the relationship kr(Y ).

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(m/s) , the saturated conductivity of the composite relation.

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kr = unsaturated relative conductivity (dimensionless), l = fitting parameter (1/m), y = matric suction (m), and yd = displacement pressure (m).

[23] , where a = kr1, b = , u = l Dx , Dx = x2 – x1

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