geophysical prospecting

geophysical prospecting

[¦jē·ə¦fiz·ə·kəl ′prä‚spek·tiŋ]
(engineering)
Application of quantitative concepts and principles of physics and mathematics in geologic explorations to discover the character of and mineral resources in underground rocks in the upper portions of the earth's crust.
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This aerial geophysical prospecting technology can also detect materials of 150 to 200 meters below ground level, including their hardness and 3D distributions.
Western Ukrainian Geophysical Prospecting Expedition, an independent oil and gas consulting firm, performed a survey in 2002 on AFON 2010's leases and determined that the company's leases have the potential to produce 119,000,000 barrels of oil.
These variations make electrical resistivity, gravimetric and seismic methods of geophysical prospecting a useful tool in groundwater exploration.
HOUSTON, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- INOVA Geophysical Equipment Limited and the Bureau of Geophysical Prospecting (BGP) announced the completion of a high productivity Vibroseis 3D seismic survey test for Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), an exploration and production company that accounts for more than 70% of the country's crude-oil production.
Content covers control theory, functional analysis, numerical analysis, and statistical methods for use in such fields as medicine, testing, geophysical prospecting, and remote sensing.
Microwave imaging a technique used in sensing a given scene by means of interrogating microwaves has recently proven its usefulness in providing excellent diagnostic capabilities in several areas, including civil and industrial engineering, nondestructive testing and evaluation, geophysical prospecting, and biomedical engineering.
Tenders are invited for Geophysical Prospecting (By Magnetic And Resistivity Survey) Of 875.
The recently patented technology involves utilization of a passive geophysical prospecting method and apparatus that operates in both ground and airborne configurations to identify hydrocarbon reservoirs by remote sensing of transient electromagnetic pulses.
SOURCE INOVA Geophysical Equipment Limited; Bureau of Geophysical Prospecting
7 million in revenue from the sale of a retrievable seabed seismic data acquisition system sold to the Bureau of Geophysical Prospecting ("BGP"), a Chinese seismic service contractor.
Contract award: Providing of realization services offshore geophysical prospecting in the black sea.
He is a member of SEG, EAGE and CSEG and the Associate Editor of Geophysical Prospecting Journal.

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