Research on Investigation Characteristic of Multicomponent Induction Logging in Mineral Logging

  • Jian Wang
  • Hao Chen
  • Xiuming Wang
Part of the Springer Geophysics book series (SPRINGERGEOPHYS)


We introduce the multicomponent induction logging method to model mineral deposit of limited distribution in order to realize fine evaluation of the solid mineral deposit. In this study, the azimuthal and radial detection characteristics of the components were studied using numerical simulation. The results show that XZ- and ZX-components have the farthest depth of investigation and also exhibits azimuthal sensitivity, which could be used to determine the relative position between an ore body and borehole.


Multicomponent induction logging Solid mineral deposit 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jian Wang
    • 1
  • Hao Chen
    • 1
  • Xiuming Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.State Key Laboratory of AcousticsChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina

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