reflection seismology


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reflection seismology

[ri′flek·shən sīz′mäl·ə·jē]
(engineering)
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The contributions that make up the text are focused on wavelet methods for shape perception in electro-sensing, time-domain multiscale shape identification in electro-sensing, daylight imaging for virtual reflection seismology, direct scattering by a sound hard small body, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
The advent of reflection seismology in oil exploration increased the rate of new discoveries from one for every 10 drill holes, to seven for every 10 drill holes, added Lassonde, but there has been no such advancement in mining exploration.
This reflection seismology text is offered by Yang to graduate students in applied geophysics.
Ancient Ebro River basin mapped: A Spanish research team has used 3D reflection seismology to map the geomorphological features of the Ebro River basin as it was between five and six million years ago, during which time the Straits of Gibraltar closed and the sea level in the Mediterranean basin fell by about 1,300 metres.
The prospect is based on analysis of Passive Induced Polarization (PIP), radiometrics, passive reflection seismology and subsurface geology.
Retired to consultancy from a career in the petroleum business, interpreter Herron explains theoretical and practical aspects of interpreting seismic signals to readers who are familiar with the basic concepts and principles of geology and reflection seismology.