The Inverse Problem in 1-D Reflection Seismics

  • Patrick Lailly
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 11)


We deal with the inverse problem in 1-D reflection seismics assuming a horizontally stratified medium and a plane (horizontal) wave excitation, the problem is to find some parameters (only function of the depth) of the substratum from surface observations.


Inverse Problem Reflection Coefficient Impulse Response Acoustical Impedance Multiple Reflection 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Patrick Lailly
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  1. 1.I.N.R.I.A.Le ChesnayFrance

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