Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Method for mapping seismic reflective data










Image Number 10 for United States Patent #5995448.

The invention at hand is a method for mapping two or three dimensional P-wave stacked seismic reflective data, used to identify geophysical characteristics indicative of hydrocarbon, mineral, groundwater supplies and geological faults into a color space. This invention, by accentuating the subtle variations of the seismic waveforms, extends the effective resolution of data interpretation beyond the range allowed by current methodology.This invention accomplishes this by extracting a suite of measurements form a sequence of fixed time domain operator windows, and then using three measurements to form a multivariate attribute to transform the raw stacked seismic data. The measurements used in the multivariate attribute are selected from a standardized suite, and are amplitude based, autocorrelation function based and waveform shape based, with each combination selected to emphasize certain data characteristics. The nature of seismic data is such that this new method is more efficient and effective than conventional methods of analyzing the waveforms using complex mathematical equations, or methods relying on a single measurement. Each measurement is rigorously defined, mathematically stable and statistically relevant.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Apparatus for counting particles in a gas
Exposure apparatus, exposure method, and device manufacturing method
Low-complexity motion vector prediction systems and methods
Synchronization processing circuit and synchronization processing method in wireless communication system
Ionization device, mass spectrometer including the ionization device, and image generation system including the ionization device
Method and apparatus for prioritizing data transfer
Ejection station
  Randomly Featured Patents
Printing media supply device for image forming apparatus
Security system for power and display of consumer electronic devices
Display device and driving method thereof
Apparatus for determining the soil degree of printed matter
Method and system for delivering substitute medical therapies with restricted access
Hydrogen storing member and process for storing hydrogen into the hydrogen storing member
Chemical mechanical polishing apparatus improved substrate carrier head and method of use
Spatio-temporal adaptive video de-interlacing
Electrophotographic image forming apparatus and method
Sprinkler alarm