Seismic Imaging of Carbonate Reservoirs and Systems

Seismic Imaging of Carbonate Reservoirs and Systems

by American Association of Petroleum Geologists
     
 

ISBN-10: 0891813624

ISBN-13: 9780891813620

Pub. Date: 08/01/2004

Publisher: American Association Of Petroleum Geologists

Recent advances in seismic acquisition, processing and visualization techniques image carbonate strata with unprecedented resolution. This volume documents the current state of the art in seismic imaging and interpreting of carbonate systems and captures the dynamics of the carbonate system on a large exploration scale and on a small reservoir scale.

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Overview

Recent advances in seismic acquisition, processing and visualization techniques image carbonate strata with unprecedented resolution. This volume documents the current state of the art in seismic imaging and interpreting of carbonate systems and captures the dynamics of the carbonate system on a large exploration scale and on a small reservoir scale.

The book emphasizes the newest approaches in seismic visualization, seismic sedimentology and stratigraphy, seismic attribute analysis and their application for building improved 3-D reservoir models. Among the topics covered are the delineation of the complex histories of carbonate platform sequences from seismic data, the relationships between geometries and forming processes, the imaging of faults for improved mapping of potential fluid migration pathways, and use of seismic attributes for the extraction of rock properties in the sedimentary bodies.

The book illustrates the power of integrating seismic and geological data to better predict of the architecture and heterogeneities in carbonate depositional systems. As such the book will be a useful reference for both geologists and geophysicists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780891813620
Publisher:
American Association Of Petroleum Geologists
Publication date:
08/01/2004
Series:
Memoir Ser.
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.20(h) x 0.90(d)

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