By Christopher L. Liner
This moment variation is a radical creation to the purchase, processing, and interpretation of 3D seismic facts. constructed from collage classes, the textual content teaches the basics of three-D seismic concept, ideas, and alertness. the writer provides conceptual and ancient foundations of recent mirrored image seismology with an summary of seismic wave phenomena in acoustic, elastic, and porous media. techniques and obstacles of 3D seismic interpretation for constitution, stratigraphy, and rock estate estimation also are awarded, with the translation function of attributes, impedance estimation, and AVO.
desk of Contents
Part I. Waves: the basis of Seismology 1. normal houses of Waves
2. Waves in Fluids
three. realizing Seismic occasions
four. Reservoir Fluid homes
five. Waves in Solids
6. Waves in Porous Solids
Part II. Acquisition: amassing Seismic info 7. 2nd Land Acquisition
eight. monetary points of 3D Seismic
nine. Survey Predesign
10. Land taking pictures Geometry
eleven. Land 3D layout Optimization
12. Marine Acquisition equipment
thirteen. information Dimensionality and elements
Part III. information Processing: growing the Seismic photo 14. Processing and Binning evaluate
sixteen. developing the CMP Stack
17. Migration I: suggestions
18. Migration II: class and speed research
19. old standpoint
Part IV. colour Plates
Part V. Interpretation: Extracting Geologic details from Seismic info 20. artificial Seismogram, Tuning, and determination
21. advent to Interpretation
22. facts quantity
25. Seismic Attributes
26. Amplitude in house, Time, and Offset
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