Applied Seismology: A Comprehensive Guide to Seismic Theory and Application

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PennWell Books, 2005 - Science - 473 pages
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This new text provides comprehensive coverage of exploration seismology and elements of geology pertinent to exploration geology.  It is profusely illustrated and has workshops included to aid understanding. The text includes several appendices to explain the math, equations and answers of the selected exercise questions.
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Overview and Summary
1
Chapter 2 Geological Background
7
Chapter 3 Geophysical and Mathematical Background
33
Chapter 4 Seismic Refraction Exploration
67
Chapter 5 Seismic Reflection Data Acquisition
71
Chapter 6 Seismic Reflection Exploration Processing
149
Chapter 7 Seismic Reflection Data Interpretation
299
Appendix A
395
Appendix B SEG Standard Tape Formats
403
Appendix C Workshop Answers
415
Appendix D Color Plates
429
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Gadallah has 40 years of worldwide experience in geophysics, geology, and petroleum engineering. He has taught numerous seminars for the University of Tulsa, Division of Continuing Education. He is an active member of SEG and the Geophysical Society of Tulsa.

Fisher has more than 40 years of experience in developing specialized training in both geology and geophysics. He earned a BS and MS in Physics from Oklahoma State University. He is a member of Society of Exploration Geophysicists.

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