Seismic Sequence Stratigraphy

Audience

Geophysicists, geologists, explorationists and managers who are interested in an introduction or review of the theory and application of contemporary seismic stratigraphic techniques to exploration.

Course Description:

The course covers the following topics:

  • Introduction: Philosophy and History
  • Geophysical Fundamentals
  • Breaking Out Operational Sequences
  • Introduction to Fault Interpretation
  • Chronostratigraphy Construction and Interpretation
  • Sea Level Curves, Accommodation Space and Cycle Orders
  • Vail Sequence Theory and Sequence Hierarchy
  • Carbonate Sequences
  • Siliciclastic Sequences
  • Seismic Facies
  • Paleo-Environmental Analysis
  • Geohistory Reconstruction
  • Optimizing Exploration

Duration

5-day

Number of Participants

Max 20

Prerequisites

None

Software Used

None

Course Format

Classroom exercises and presentations




Audience

Geophysicists, geologists, explorationists and managers who are interested in an introduction or review of the theory and application of contemporary seismic stratigraphic techniques to exploration.

Content

The course covers the following topics:

- Introduction: Philosophy and history
- Geophysical fundamentals
- Breaking out operational sequences
- Introduction to fault interpretation
- Chronostratigraphy construction and interpretation
- Sea level curves, accommodation space, and cycle orders
- Vail sequence theory and sequence hierarchy
- Carbonate sequences
- Siliciclastic sequences
- Seismic facies
- Paleo-environmental analysis
- Geohistory reconstruction
- Optimizing exploration

Learning Objectives

Duration

5-day

Number of Participants

Max 20

Prerequisites

None

Software Used

None

Course Format

Classroom exercises and presentations

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