sequence stratigraphy


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sequence stratigraphy

[′sē·kwəns strə′tig·rə·fē]
(geology)
A branch of stratigraphy that subdivides the sedimentary record along continental margins and in interior basins into a succession of depositional sequences as regional and interregional correlative units.
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The topic covered wide spectrum of exploration ranging from Seismic Rock Physics, Full waveform Inversion, AVO modeling, HPHT Pore Pressure prediction, Volumetric & Reserve estimation, Resource appraisal, Geomechanics, Tomography, Gravity-Magnetics & Electromagnetic methods, Sequence Stratigraphy , Plate Tectonics etc.
The Lower Cambrian of Scandinavia: depositional environment, sequence stratigraphy and palaeogeography.
Based on the principles of sequence stratigraphy and taking into account the empirically derived base level, volumetric partitioning, and facies variations, we proposed sequence stratigraphic framework for the Yingshan Formation.
The lithological succession, sequence stratigraphy, curve of the gamma-ray measured figures, profiles of the [delta][sup.18.O.sub.bel] and [delta][sup.13.C.sub.bel] values obtained from belemnite calcite and the curve of Total Organic Carbon (TOC) variations have been plotted against the 562 measured beds of the Rodiles section (Fig.
Based on continental sequence stratigraphy principles [18], the formation consists of two well-completed 3rd order sequences, sequence 1 and sequence 2.
Things like 3D seismic profiling, sequence stratigraphy, and wellsite development methods have lowered the cost of exploration and development, putting a new focus on NPR-A, according to USGS.
The editor has organized the contributions that make up the main body of the text in eighteen chapters devoted to pore geometry in gas shale reservoirs, petrophysical evaluation of gas shale reservoirs, sequence stratigraphy of unconventional resource shales, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
"Paleoenvironmental model and sequence stratigraphy of the Asmari Formation in southwest Iran." Historical Biology, 19(2): 173-183.
Yaich, "Groundwater influence on the aeolian sequence stratigraphy of the Mechertate-Chrita-Sidi El Hani system, Tunisian Sahel: analogies to the wet-dry aeolian sequence stratigraphy at Meridiani Planum, Terby crater, and Gale crater, Mars," Planetary and Space Science, vol.
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