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1D seismic data 2D survey 3D seismic data 4C seismic data
1-D seismic data 2-way traveltime 3D survey 4D seismic data
2D seismic data 3C seismic data

A

abnormal events aeolotropy amplitude variation with offset apparent anisotropy
absorption aerated layer angle of approach array
acoustic basement AGC angle of incidence arrival
acoustic impedance air gun angular dispersion arrival time
acoustic impedance section air shooting anisotropic attenuate
acoustic positioning air wave anisotropy attribute
acoustic transparency alias filter anomalous automatic gain control
acoustic traveltime amplitude anomaly autotrack
acoustic velocity amplitude anomaly antialias filter autotracking
acoustic wave amplitude distortion aperture AVO
acquisition

B

back stripping baseline blasting cap break
back-stripping basic wavelet blind zone bright spot
band bias borehole seismic data brute stack
base map bin bow tie bubble effect
base of weathering bird brachistochrone

C

cable classical reservoir modeling common midpoint method core analysis
cable-tool drilling clastic intrusion common receiver gather correlate
caliche clathrate common reflection point correlation
cap CMP common source gather coupling
cavitation coherence common-receiver gather CRG
CDP coherence filtering common-source gather crossline
channel coherent complex trace analysis crosswell reflection tomography
character coherent detection complex-trace analysis crosswell seismic tomography
check shot survey coherent noise compressional wave crosswell tomography
check-shot survey cokriging converted wave CSG
chronostratigraphic chart common depth point convolution cultural noise
circle shooting common midpoint convolve

D

damping depth migration dilatation downhole source
datum depth point dilatational wave downlap
datum correction depth section dim spot downward continuation
deconvolution detectable limit dip moveout drill noise vertical seismic profile
deep seismic sounding detonate directivity drill-noise vertical seismic profile
deep tow detonator discontinuity dropout
depth controller difference map displacement DSS
depth conversion differential weathering correction distortion dynamic correction
depth map diffraction doodlebugger dynamite
depth matching diffraction stack down lap

E

eel elastic wave event explosive seismic data
elastic anisotropy embedded wavelet

F

fan shooting first break four component seismic data frequency
fault flattened section four dimensional seismic data frequency domain
FD fold four-component seismic data Fresnel zone
Fermat's principle footprint four-dimensional seismic data FT
filter forward problem Fourier transform Full-azimuth towed-streamer acquisition
first arrival

G

gas chimney geophone array geophysicist Global Positioning System
gas hydrate geophone cable geophysics GPS
gather geophone offset geostatistics group
geologist geophone pattern ghost gun
geophone

H

header horizon slice hydraulic fracture monitoring hydrophone
horizon hydrate hydrocarbon indicator

I

in line interpretation inverse problem isochron map
incident angle interval time inversion isotropic
injectite interval velocity isochron isotropy
in-line interwell tomography

J

jug hustler

K

Kirchhoff migration

L

lag least-time path long path multiple low velocity layer
layer stripping licensing round long-path multiple low-velocity layer
least time path lithostratigraphic inversion

M

magnetotelluric method migrate mis-tie Multiazimuth towed-streamer acquisition
marker bed migration model multicomponent seismic data
methane hydrate minimum time path moveout multiple reflection
microseismic monitoring minimum-time path MT mute
midpoint mis tie

N

Narrow-azimuth seismic data nest noise normal moveout correction
near surface correction neural networks normal moveout normal-moveout correction
near-surface correction NMO

O

OBC offset offset well one-dimensional seismic data
observer offset vertical seismic profile one dimensional seismic data one-way time
ocean-bottom cable offset VSP one way time onlap

P

p wave perpendicular offset post prospect
parametric phase primary reflection pull up
parasequence pick processing pull-up
patch plant production push down
peak polarity profile push-down
peg leg multiple polarity standard profiling P-wave
peg-leg multiple

Q

Q quick look quicklook

R

radial refraction receiver reflector reservoir characterization model
random noise record remote sensing resolution
rarefaction reflection replacement velocity Rich-azimuth towed-streamer acquisition
ray

S

S wave seismic while drilling vertical seismic profile sideswipe space-frequency domain
seabed geophone seismic-while-drilling vertical seismic profile signal spherical wave
secondary reflection seismite signature spread
seismic seismogram signature deconvolution stack
seismic acquisition seismograph simple multiple stacking velocity
seismic impedance seismology sinc x static correction
seismic interpretation seismometer Single-azimuth towed-streamer acquisition statics
seismic line semblance skid Stoneley wave
seismic modeling sequence stratigraphy slant stack streamer
seismic processing shadow zone smile streamer feathering
seismic record shaped charge Snell's law subsalt
seismic reflection tomography shear sonic suppression
seismic refraction method shear wave source survey
seismic section shoot a well source pattern S-wave
seismic stratigraphy short-path multiple source point sweet spot
seismic survey shot depth sourcepoint synthetic seismogram
seismic trace shot point SP synthetic seismograms
seismic velocity shotpoint space frequency domain systems tract
seismic wave

T

tail buoy three-dimensional seismic data trace tuning effect
tail mute three-dimensional survey transition zone two dimensional seismic data
tangential wave tie transmission tomography two dimensional survey
TAR time lapse seismic data traveltime two way traveltime
three component seismic data time migration trough two-dimensional seismic data
three dimensional seismic data time slice true amplitude recovery two-dimensional survey
three dimensional survey time-lapse seismic data true-amplitude recovery two-way traveltime
three-component seismic data tomography tube wave TWT

U

undershooting

V

velocity velocity anomaly vertical seismic profile vibratory seismic data
velocity analysis velocity correction vibrator VSP

W

walk above vertical seismic profile walkaway vertical seismic profile wavelet extraction Wide-azimuth towed-streamer acquisition
walk above VSP walkaway VSP weathered layer wiggle trace
walk-above vertical seismic profile water gun weathering correction window
walk-above VSP wavelength well shoot work station

Z

zero crossing zero offset vertical seismic profile zero-offset data zero-phase
zero offset data zero phase zero-offset vertical seismic profile