Classical Filters

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


This chapter intends to provide background knowledge and set notation for later chapters. Mean filter and median filter are two most commonly used filters for suppressing seismic noise.


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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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