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4: Multicomponent Seismic Data Acquisition Techniques

January 01, 1991


Multicomponent seismic exploration requires seismic acquisition equipment and data collection techniques different from those for single component. Chapter 4 describes the data acquisition equipment used in combined P- and S-wave surveys, and several different methods for collecting the field data. Because this area of technology is rapidly evolving some hardware and data collection methods discussed may soon be obsolete, and new methods will come into use.

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Investigations in Geophysics

Multicomponent Seismology in Petroleum Exploration

R.H Tatham
R.H Tatham
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M.D McCormack
M.D McCormack
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Society of Exploration Geophysicists
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January 01, 1991




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