2006 CWP Project Review Report

Table of Contents

The following papers appeared in the 2006 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 15-18, 2006 at the Colorado School of Mines, Golden, 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 view the report's Table of Contents as a pdf file, or you may scroll directly to one of the following topics:

Imaging / Velocity Analysis

Azimuthal Anisotropy and Fracture Characterization

Anisotropic Attenuation

Seismic Interferometry

Volcano Monitoring

Image Processing and Computation

Imaging/Velocity Analysis

P. Sava & S. Fomel
Generalized imaging conditions for wave-equation migration (CWP-524). PDF file
N. Bleistein
Kirchhoff inversion for incident waves synthesized from common-shot data gathers (CWP-525). PDF file
H. Douma & M.V. de Hoop
A hybrid formulation of map migration and wave-equation-based migration using curvelets (CWP-526). PDF file
H. Douma & M. van der Baan
Nonhyperbolic moveout inversion of qP-waves in layered VTI media using rational interpolation (CWP-527) . PDF file
I. Tsvankin
Properties of evanescent waves in anisotropic media (CWP-528). PDF file

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Azimuthal Anisotropy and Fracture Characterization

I. Tsvankin & V. Grechka
Developments in seismic anisotropy: Treating realistic subsurface models in imaging and fracture detection (CWP-529). PDF file
X. Xu & I. Tsvankin
Synthetic study of wide-azimuth AVO analysis with anisotropic spreading correction (CWP-530). PDF file
M. Landrø & I. Tsvankin
Seismic critical-angle reflectometry: A method to characterize azimuthal anisotropy? (CWP-531). PDF file
V. Grechka, I. Vasconcelos & M. Kachanov
On the influence of crack shape on effective elasticity of fractured media (CWP-532). PDF file
I. Vasconcelos & V. Grechka
Seismic characterization of multiple fracture sets from multicomponent, multiazimuth, 3D data: Rulison Field, CO (CWP-533). PDF file

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Anisotropic Attenuation

Y. Zhu, I. Tsvankin & I. Vasconcelos
Effective attenuation anisotropy of layered media (CWP-534). PDF file
Y. Zhu & I. Tsvankin
Far-field radiation from seismic sources in 2D attenuative anisotropic media (CWP-535). PDF file
J. Behura & M. Batzle
Heavy oils and oil shales: Their shear story (CWP-536). PDF file

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Seismic Interferometry

K. Mehta, R. Snieder & V. Graizer
Extraction of near-surface properties from earthquake data recorded in a borehole using seismic interferometry (CWP-537). PDF file
K. Mehta, R. Snieder, R. Calvert & J. Sheiman
Virtual source gathers and attenuation of free-surface multiples using OBC data: Implementation issues and a case study (CWP-538). PDF file
R. Snieder, J. Sheiman & R. Calvert
Equivalence of the virtual source method and wavefield deconvolution in seismic interferometry (CWP-539). PDF file
D. Robinson, R. Snieder & M. Sambridge
Estimating changes in source mechanisms from coda wave interferometry (CWP-540). PDF file
R. Snieder
The coherent backscattering effect for moving scatterers (CWP-541). PDF file

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Volcano Monitoring

U. Wegler, B.-G. Lühr, R. Snieder & A. Ratdomopurbo
Increase of shear wave velocity before the 1998 eruption of Merapi volcano (Indonesia) (CWP-542). PDF file
R. Snieder, S. Prejean & J. Johnson
Spatial variation in Mount St. Helens clones from coda wave analysis (CWP-543). PDF file

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Image Processing and Computation

D. Hale
An efficient method for computing local cross-correlations of multi-dimensional signals (CWP-544). PDF file

D. Hale
Seamless local prediction filtering. (CWP-545). PDF file

D. Hale
Recursive Gaussian filters (CWP-546). PDF file

D. Hale
The Java and C++ platforms for scientific computing (CWP-547). PDF file

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