application of geophysics to engineering and environmental problems: Soc. Eng. Mining Expl. Geophys.,
problems: Geophys. Prosp., 32, 159–186.</li>
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...Petty was quick to appreciate the adaptability of this new science to his problems. The simplicity of design and superior performance characteristics of his l
A barge rigged up as the drilling boat, a cabin cruiser for the instruments, miscellaneous boats such as shri
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...rary engaged in the application of underwater sound and photography to the problems of submarine warfare. Among Ewing’s contributions during the war years wa
...odem paleoceanography, which is now being furthered by deep-sea scientific drilling.) A code was devised so Ewing could keep tabs of the daily booty of data. W
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...atented reservoir image updating while drilling as a prelude to horizontal drilling, and geosteered many other innovations that spawned a large number of publi
...ences, and other technologies for effectively monitoring reservoirs during drilling, production, and secondary recovery, as well as characterizing fracture res
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...ially when problems related to the deep crust and to KTB (deep continental drilling) are discussed.
Besides its general assertions, we find the sentence, "The complex problems
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...any of the shallow trends in California which have since been confirmed by drilling and later reflection seismograph exploration.
problems. The profits from his geophysical contracts and his electronic
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...ty anisotropy in crystals in the very deep (3000 km) earth — well beyond drilling depths.
...cientific revolutions. He divided scientists into those working on routine problems (the puzzle solvers) and those who create the new scientific paradigms whic
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that time to a young man on the threshold of his profession. Drilling
teeth and drilling rock formations arc both beneficiaries of Burton
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...ether under the direction of Dr. Beese. In some locations, however, we had problems such as excessive low frequency and ground roll. Dr. Kannenstine then devel
...ary issue of the Profile he receives a progress report on an oil well he's drilling - or he stops to sign a check for the Red Cross - or he may take a break to
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tomography to solve near-surface problems.
...a prospect in the Gulf of Mexico, which was later developed by horizontal drilling, resulting in a commercial gas field.
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...ir Geomechanics and was co-principal investigator of SAFOD, the scientific drilling project that drilled and sampled the San Andreas Fault at a depth of 3 km.
...mental techniques and concepts inspired by scientific drilling projects to problems associated with oil and gas production and CO2 sequestration. This work is
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drilling success. Subsequently, he developed computerized
a patent on a seismic while drilling application.
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...ion violation(s) could reside behind the breakdown of seismic methods, and drilling dry hole exploration wells, and making less than optimal development well p
...vice companies, addresses high priority seismic exploration and production problems. Weglein is also co-author with Bob Stolt of the two-volume Cambridge Unive
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...ear surface and thus mitigate the risk associated with the exploration and drilling
cycle that may resolve many of the long lasting problems we
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...ration for petroleum and minerals as well as environmental and engineering problems and archaeology. Second, vital to the success of SEG is its business model
...G's 1999 Annual Meeting in which he showed the technique, application, and drilling success. Outside of the Gulf of Mexico, Bill has worked as the geophysical
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solutions to seismic acquisition and imaging problems. That
Mobil) to help reduce drilling risks, impact, and costs in an
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increase drilling success from wildcats in frontier basins to
...t reports, “Because of the dense coverage, the method is best suited for problems requiring great
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...[http://www.crossref.org/iPage?doi=10.1190%2F1.1487107 ''Seismic migration problems and solutions,''] ''GEOPHYSICS'' 66(5):1622
...Lab]] in the 1970’s-1980’s. His team coined the term “Extended Reach Drilling” to describe to management what it was they were doing. Given this backgr
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to apply his ideas and inventions to solving actual field problems of
is a regular feature of the drilling practice in the oil fields and is
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...include exploration for natural resources, environmental and geotechnical problems, and delineating large-scale earth structure.
...f geophysical data with an emphasis on Australian petroleum and production problems.
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