Office of Academic Resources
Chulalongkorn University
Chulalongkorn University

Home / Help

AuthorBleistein, N. author
TitleMathematics of Multidimensional Seismic Imaging, Migration, and Inversion [electronic resource] / by N. Bleistein, J. W. Stockwell, J. K. Cohen
ImprintNew York, NY : Springer New York : Imprint: Springer, 2001
Connect tohttp://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4613-0001-4
Descript XXX, 510 p. online resource

SUMMARY

In the last 40 years geophysicists have found that it is possible to construct images and even determine important physical characteristics of rocks that can yield information about oil and gas bearing structures in the earth. To make these images and extract this information requires the application of an advanced understanding of the mathematical physics of wave propagation. The oil and gas industry labels a major collection of the necessary seismic data processing methods by the name seismic "migration". This text ist the first to treat many kinds of migration in a unified mahtematical way. The audience is mathematically oriented geophysicists or applied mathematicians working in the field of "inverse scattering imaging". The text can serve as a bridge between the applied math and geophysics community by presenting geophysicists with a practical introduction to advanced engineering mathematics, while presenting mathematicians with a window into the world of the mathematically sophistiated geophysicist


CONTENT

Preface -- Multi-Dimensional Seismic Inversion -- The One- Dimensional Inverse Problem -- Inversion in Higher Dimensions -- Large-Wavenumber Fourier Imaging -- Inversion in Heterogeneous Media -- Two-and-One Half Dimensional Inversion -- The General Theory of Data Mapping -- Distribution Theory -- The Fourier Transform of Causal Functions -- Dimensional vs. Dimensionless Variables -- An Example of Ill-Posedness.-An Elementary Introduction to Ray Theory -- Author Index -- Subject Index


Mathematics Geophysics Mathematical analysis Analysis (Mathematics) Physics Mathematics Analysis Geophysics/Geodesy Theoretical Mathematical and Computational Physics



Location



Office of Academic Resources, Chulalongkorn University, Phayathai Rd. Pathumwan Bangkok 10330 Thailand

Contact Us

Tel. 0-2218-2929,
0-2218-2927 (Library Service)
0-2218-2903 (Administrative Division)
Fax. 0-2215-3617, 0-2218-2907

Social Network

  line

facebook   instragram