3-D Seismic Interpretation by M. Bacon,R. Simm,T. Redshaw

By M. Bacon,R. Simm,T. Redshaw

three-D seismic info became the main instrument utilized in the petroleum to appreciate the subsurface. as well as supplying first-class structural photographs, the dense sampling of a three-D survey makes it attainable to map reservoir caliber and the distribution of oil and fuel. themes lined during this publication contain uncomplicated structural interpretation and map-making; using three-D visualisation tools; interpretation of seismic amplitudes, together with their relation to rock and fluid homes; and the iteration and use of AVO and acoustic impedance datasets. This new paperback version comprises an additional appendix offering new fabric on novel acquisition layout, pore strain prediction from seismic pace, elastic impedance inversion, and time lapse seismics. Written through specialist geophysicists with decades' adventure within the oil undefined, the e-book is vital for geoscientists utilizing 3-D seismic facts, together with graduate scholars and new entrants into the petroleum industry.

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