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Wavelet Control Allows Differencing of 3D from 2D—ENTEC/Lloyd Weathers

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January 01, 1997

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Time-lapse seismic is sometimes referred to as 4-D seismic with calendar time between successive 3-D surveys as the fourth dimension with the objective of monitoring depletion and bypassed pay by acoustic changes due to fluid production. But what if no reference 3-D survey was acquired before production started? Production began in many of today's fields before 3-D seismic was commonly available, but old 2-D seismic is almost always available. The ability to produce accurate difference sections between such disparate surveys expands the potential applicability of time-lapse seismic.

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Society of Exploration Geophysicists Distinguished Instructor Series

Time-Lapse Seismic in Reservoir Management

Ian Jack
Ian Jack
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1
ISBN electronic:
9781560801887
Publication date:
January 01, 1997

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