Skip to Main Content
Book Chapter

General Philosophy 5: Concerning Nonuniqueness

By
David A. Chapin
David A. Chapin
LaCoste & Romberg Austin, Texas, USA
Search for other works by this author on:
Published:
January 01, 1998

Abstract

There are models we might like to accept that just dont fit gravity, magnetic, or electrical data. This benefit of modeling is important. It forces the interpreter to prove that an interpretation is possible, and it eliminates impossible models even seismic models. A simple depth estimate may be all the model one needs to eliminate an idea. Other times, we need a careful and detailed model to help us understand what’s possible and unambiguously impossible.

You do not currently have access to this article.

Figures & Tables

Contents

Society of Exploration Geophysicists Geophysical References Series

Geologic Applications of Gravity and Magnetics: Case Histories

Richard I. Gibson
Richard I. Gibson
Search for other works by this author on:
Patrick S. Millegan
Patrick S. Millegan
Search for other works by this author on:
Society of Exploration Geophysicists
Volume
8
ISBN electronic:
9781560801832
Publication date:
January 01, 1998

GeoRef

References

Related

Citing Books via

Close Modal
This Feature Is Available To Subscribers Only

Sign In or Create an Account

Close Modal
Close Modal