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Hierarchical seismic imaging: A multiscale approach

  • Updated on : 10 February 2015

Dr. Jean Virieux DGS luncheon presentation about the challenges of exploration seismology was well received by over 100 participants from various fields and companies.  Dr. Virieux touched on many interesting subjects such as the challenges and benefits of full-wave form inversion (FWI), scale separation for migration, and the impact of advancement of seismicimaging on Valhal reservoir development in Norway.  Full-waveform inversion parameterization applications and advanc

Red Sea Frontier: Embracing the Challenge

  • Updated on : 02 December 2014

Michael Zinger Manager of Red Sea Area Exploration Department will detail Saudi Aramco's experience in one of the true frontier areas of pre-salt exploration, the Red Sea. This event will be held at Upstream Professional Development Center (UPDC) on December, 2nd, 2014 at 11:20 AM. Registration is restricted to Saudi Aramco Employees only.Red Sea Frontier, Embracing the Challenge is the first of the Upstream Talks coordinated by Upstream Information Center (UIC) and presented in co

Dr.Terry Engelder's enlightening speech about Marcellus Black Shale Play

  • Updated on : 15 October 2014

On October 14th 2014, we had a special guest speaker Dr.Terry Engelder enlighten us about The Middle Devonian Marcellus Black Shale Play, and it’s economically importance to world gas producers.  The Marcellus Field is over 900 km2 and is a stacked play.  To give you a perspective on the size, just imagine fly from Muscat to Kuwait.  Wow! Now that is a large field, and to think that it is a stacked play, which means that it is like an ice cream cake with many layers

The Role of Rock Fabric on Fracture Complexity and Height Growth

  • Updated on : 09 October 2014

Upcoming Dinner Meeting by Mr.Sidney Green on 21st October, 2014. Sidney Green is Schlumberger Senior Advisor, and was a founder and former President / Chief Executive Officer of TerraTek in Salt Lake City, Utah USA. At Schlumberger, he has worked on technology evaluation and development, business development and was founder of the Schlumberger Innovation Center in Salt Lake City. He supported the development of tight shale rock testing and recently has worked on horizontal well hy