Exploration geoscientists who require in-depth understanding to integrated basin analysis in exploration.
The Context:- Petroleum systems analysis, fundamentals of basin formation and basin classification- Play fairway analysis: sources, reservoirs, traps and seal distribution- Paleoclimatic modeling to predict source and reservoir rock distribution, analogues, plate tectonic reconstruction as a means to constrain basin configurationsThe Components and Mechanisms- Source Rock Presence and Potential - classification (organofacies), distribution, analysis, organic richness and potential, organic quality, kinetics, estimating UEP- Access to charge / source effectiveness, basin geometry, generation and expulsion history, migration styles, timing, fluid flow concepts- Overpressure and effective stress, compaction, effect of pressure on migration, faults, fetch and focus, lag time, structural restoration, fetch area and volume, fill and spill vs leak- Seal effectiveness/column capacity - presence, distribution, trap style, types of seals, effect on migration style- Reservoir deliverability/effectiveness - porosity and permeability, thickness, fluid viscosity, effect of burial history, development and production- Basin Modeling – Concepts, 1-D modeling, map-based modeling, geological input. Maturity, thermal stress and UEP maps. Migration, fetch and focus, sensitivity analysis, 2D modeling workflow
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