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Introduction to Seismic Exploration

  • Abdullatif Al-ShuhailEmail author
  • Saleh Al-Dossary
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Part of the Advances in Oil and Gas Exploration & Production book series (AOGEP)

Abstract

The main objective of the seismic exploration method is to map the structure of subsurface formations to infer the existence of possible petroleum traps.

References

  1. A. A. Al-Shuhail, S. A. Al-Dossary, and W. A. Mousa, Seismic Data Interpretation Using Digital Image Processing: John Wiley & Sons, 2017.Google Scholar
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Geosciences DepartmentKing Fahd University of Petroleum and MineralsDhahranSaudi Arabia
  2. 2.Exploration Application Services DepartmentSaudi AramcoDhahranSaudi Arabia

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