2002 CWP Project Review Report

Table of Contents

The following papers appeared in the 2002 CWP Project Review Report presented to the sponsors of the Consortium Project on Seismic Inverse Methods for Complex Structures. The Consortium's annual meeting was held May 6-9, 2002, at Vail, Colorado. From this page, you may download any of the reports listed below. You may also request a hardcopy of the report by contacting CWP. You may download the report's Table of Contents as a pdf file, or you may scroll directly to one of the following topics:

Modeling

Multicomponent Seismology

Fracture Characterization

Velocity Analysis & Imaging

Scattering

Inversion & Error Analysis

Experimental Studies

Modeling

A. Pech, I. Tsvankin & V. Grechka,
Quartic moveout coefficient: 3-D analysis description and application to TI media (CWP-405). PDF file
D. Sarkar & I. Tsvankin,
Analysis of image gathers in factorized VTI media (CWP-406). PDF file
J. Spetzler & R. Snieder,
The formation of caustics in two- and three-dimensional media (CWP-360P). PDF file
J. Spetzler & R. Snieder,
Tutorial: The Fresnel volume and seismic imaging (CWP-393P). PDF file
N. Bleistein,
Scale factor for ray theoretic Green's function amplitudes (CWP-407). PDF file
M.V. de Hoop & A.K. Gautesen,
Uniform asymptotic expansion of the square root Helmholtz operator and the one-way wave propagator (CWP-402P). PDF file
B. Ursin & T. Toverud,
Comparison of seismic dispersion and attenuation models (CWP-408). PDF file
B. Ursin & K. Hokstad,
Geometrical spreading in a layered transversely isotropic medium with a vertical symmetry axis (CWP-409). PDF file

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Multicomponent Seismology

V. Grechka, I. Tsvankin, A. Bakulin, J.O. Hansen & C. Signer,
Anisotropic inversion and imaging of PP and PS reflection data in the North Sea (CWP-385P). PDF file
P. Dewangan & V. Grechka,
Inversion of multi-component, multi-azimuth walkaway VSP data for the stiffness tensor (CWP-410). PDF file
V. Grechka, A. Pech & I. Tsvankin
Parameter estimation in orthorhombic media using multicomponent reflection data (CWP-411). PDF file
P. Jílek,
Joint nonlinear inversion of PP- and PS-wave reflection coefficients in anisotropic media (CWP-412). PDF file
D. Sarkar, A. Bakulin & R.L. Kranz,
Anisotropic inversion of seismic data for stressed media: Theory and physical modeling study on Berea sandstone (CWP-399P). PDF file

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Fracture Characterization

V. Grechka & I. Tsvankin,
Feasibility of seismic characterization of multiple fracture sets (CWP-413). PDF file
R. Cardona,
Two theories for fluid substitution in porous rocks with aligned cracks (CWP-414). PDF file
R. Cardona,
Integrating pressure-transient experiments and seismic reservoir characterization (CWP-415). PDF file

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Velocity Analysis & Imaging

V. Celis & K. Larner,
Selective-correlation veolocity analysis (CWP-416). PDF file
J. Le Rousseau, H. Calandra & M.V. de Hoop
3D depth imaging with generalized screens: A salt body case study (CWP-398P). PDF file
C. Stolk & M.V. de Hoop,
Seismic inverse scattering in the `wave-equation' approach (CWP-417). PDF file

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Scattering

A. Mateeva,
On the phase of the apparent attenuation operator in the convolutional model of the seismic trace (CWP-401P). PDF file
R. Snieder,
Measuring the two-point correlation function of a turbulent fluid with coda wave interferometry (CWP-418). PDF file
M. Haney & R. Snieder,
The breakdown of wave diffusion in 2D due to loops (CWP-419). PDF file

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Inversion & Error Analysis

N. Bleistein & S.H. Gray,
A proposal for common-opening-angle migration/inversion (CWP-420). PDF file
N. Bleistein,
The relationship between the 2D Beylkin determinant and 2D ray Jacobian: Consequences for inversion formulas (CWP-421). PDF file
S-K. Foss & B. Ursin,
2.5D modeling and inversion/migration by the generalized Radon transform (CWP-422). PDF file
K. van Wijk, J.A. Scales, W. Navidi & L. Tenorio
Data and model uncertainty estimation for linear inversion (CWP-362P). PDF file

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Experimental Studies

A. Malcolm & J. Scales,
Seeing heterogeneities in rocks: Preliminary results from a noncontacting ultrasonic experiment (CWP-423). PDF file
A. Gret, R. Snieder, J. Scales & M. Batzle,
Monitoring thermal cracking with coda wave interferometry (CWP-424). PDF file

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