Research Methods of Sedimentary Facies and Sedimentation

  • Xinghe Yu
  • Shengli Li
  • Shunli Li
Part of the Advances in Oil and Gas Exploration & Production book series (AOGEP)


The identification of sedimentary environments and sedimentary facies is based mainly on various facies markers that are determined and obtained from geology, logging, and seismic data. However, data analysis and research cannot be separated from discussions on the formation mechanism of these markers or sedimentation.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.China University of GeosciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.China University of GeosciencesBeijingChina

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