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Volume 18, issue 10
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 4277–4288, 2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
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Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 4277–4288, 2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 31 Oct 2014

Research article | 31 Oct 2014

Transferring the concept of minimum energy dissipation from river networks to subsurface flow patterns

S. Hergarten et al.

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