• Introductory Textbook
    Herbert F. Wang, Theory of Linear Poroelasticity with Applications to Geomechanics and Hydrogeology, Princeton University Press, 2000. (
  • Advanced Textbook
    Olivier Coussy, Poromechanics, Wiley, 2004. (
  • Introductory Chapter
    Detournay, E. and Cheng, A.H.-D., "Fundamentals of Poroelasticity", Chap. 5 in Comprehensive Rock Engineering: Principles, Practice and Projects, Vol. II, Analysis and Design Method, ed. C. Fairhurst, Pergamon, 113-171, 1993. ( ( (chapter preprint download)
  • Other Recommended Books
    • Nikolaevskiy, V.N., Geomechanics and Fluidodynamics: With Applications to Reservoir Engineering (Theory and Applications of Transport in Porous Media, Vol. 8), Kluwer, 1996.
    • Nigmatulin, R.I., Dynamics of Multiphase Media, Vol. 1 & 2, Hemisphere Publ., 1991.
    • de Boer, R., Theory of Porous Media, Highlights in the Historical Development and Current State, Springer-Verlag, 2000.
    • Bourbie, T., Coussy, O. and Zinszner, B., Acoustics of Porous Media, Gulf Publ., 1987.
    • Hornung, U. (ed.), Homogenization and Porous Media, Springer -Verlag, 1997.
    • Charlez, P. (ed.), Mechanics of Porous Media, Balkema, 1995.
    • Selvadurai, A.P.S. (ed.), Mechanics of Poroelastic Media, Kluwer, 1996.



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