Research Reports 2016

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1 Sitamai W. Ajiduah and Gary F. Margrave and P. F. Daley Azimuthal anisotropy in elastic and equivalent media Abstract Document
2 Khaled Al Dulaijan and Gary F. Margrave Azimuthal velocity analysis of 3D seismic for fractures: Altamont-Bluebell field Abstract Document
3 Khaled Al Dulaijan and Gary F. Margrave S-wave splitting analysis of 4-C VSP in Altamont-Bluebell field Abstract Document
4 Khaled Al Dulaijan and Gary F. Margrave VVAZ analysis of offset VSPs in Altamont-Bluebell field Abstract Document
5 Khalid A. Almuteri and Yu Geng and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Evaluating the potential of reflection-based waveform inversion Abstract Document
6 Khalid A. Almuteri and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Tutorial: acoustic full waveform inversion in time domain Abstract Document
7 Kevin L. Bertram and Kevin W. Hall and Malcolm B. Bertram and Kristopher A. H. Innanen and Don C. Lawton CREWES in the field 2016, a brief overview Abstract Document
8 Kevin L. Bertram New wireless thumper controller Abstract Document
9 Kevin L. Bertram and J. Helen Isaac and Kevin W. Hall and Malcolm B. Bertram Priddis experiment Abstract Document
10 Huaizhen Chen and Kristopher A. H. Innanen and Yuxin Ji and Xiucheng Wei Azimuthal elastic impedance inversion for fluid term and fracture weakness Abstract Document
11 Huaizhen Chen and Kristopher A. H. Innanen and Yuxin Ji and Xiucheng Wei Joint inversion of PP- wave and PSV- wave data for P- wave and S- wave quality factors at different frequencies - Synthetic test Abstract Document
12 Raul Cova and Matthew Yedlin and David C. Henley and Jean-Yves Dauvignac and Nicolas Fortino and Christian Pichot and Stephane Gaffet Multiantenna GPR data acquisition design Abstract Document
13 Raul Cova and Kristopher A. H. Innanen PS-wave traveltime difference inversion for near-surface characterization in the tau-p domain Abstract Document
14 P. F. Daley and E.S. Krebes Comments on the paper of Clayton and Engquist (1977) - absorbing boundary conditions Abstract Document
15 P. F. Daley Higher order approximate expressions for qP, qS1 and qS2 phase velocities in a weakly anisotropic orthorhombic medium Abstract Document
16 P. F. Daley and E.S. Krebes PP and PS reflection and transmission coefficients in anelastic media: the anomalous case Abstract Document
17 P. F. Daley and E.S. Krebes P-SV wave propagation in a radially symmetric vertically inhomogeneous TI medium with absorbing boundary conditions Abstract Document
18 Matthew Eaid and Kristopher A. H. Innanen 1.5D internal multiple prediction in the wavenumber-time domain with implementation in Python Abstract Document
19 Matthew Eaid and Jian Sun and Scott Keating and Kristopher A. H. Innanen 1D and 1.5D internal multiple prediction in Matlab Abstract Document
20 Matthew Eaid and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Time domain internal multiple prediction on synthetic and field vertical seismic profile data Abstract Document
21 Dennis K. Ellison and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Improved resolution in depth imaging through reflection static corrections derived from model-based moveout Abstract Document
22 Ali Fathalian and Kristopher A. H. Innanen 2D finite-difference modeling and imaging of viscoacoustic wave propagation using a PML absorbing boundary condition Abstract Document
23 Ali Fathalian and Kristopher A. H. Innanen The relationship between scattering theory and the reflection coefficient for elastic media: forward scattering series Abstract Document
24 Yu Geng and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Frequency domain nonlinear full-waveform inversion Abstract Document
25 Adriana Gordon and Don C. Lawton and David W. Eaton VSP azimuthal travel time analysis at the Field Research Station near Brooks, Alberta Abstract Document
26 Marcelo Guarido and Laurence R. Lines and Robert Ferguson FWI without tears: a forward modeling free gradient Abstract Document
27 Saul E. Guevara and Gary F. Margrave Wave mode separation and prestack depth migration of multicomponent data in the presence of topography Abstract Document
28 Bobby J. Gunning and Don C. Lawton and J. Helen Isaac The promise of 3C-3D seismic data for improved imaging and reservoir characterization in the Alberta oil sands Abstract Document
29 Kevin W. Hall and J. Helen Isaac and Malcolm B. Bertram and Kevin L. Bertram and Don C. Lawton and Alexis Constantinou and Doug Schmitt and Randy Kofman and Jennifer Eccles and Vera Lay and Stefan Buske and John Townend and Martha Savage and Andrew Gorman and Richard Kellett Always finding faults: New Zealand 2016 Abstract Document
30 Heather K. Hardeman and Michael P. Lamoureux Exact solutions for reflection coefficients, in 1D and 2D Abstract Document
31 David C. Henley To boldly go into the next dimension: 3d raypath interferometry issues Abstract Document
32 Kristopher A. H. Innanen A geometrical model of DAS fibre response Abstract Document
33 J. Helen Isaac and Don C. Lawton Brooks revisited Abstract Document
34 Scott Keating and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Anacoustic FWI: Implementation and challenges Abstract Document
35 Scott Keating and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Applying the truncated Newton method to anacoustic FWI Abstract Document
36 Scott Keating and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Effects of discrepancies between modeled and true physics in anacoustic FWI Abstract Document
37 Scott Keating and Kristopher A. H. Innanen and Scott Leaney Preliminary processing for Chaparral-Farnsworth VSP data set with focus on attenuation Abstract Document
38 Hassan Khaniani and Daniel O. Trad Radiation patterns in anisotropic models by Kirchhoff modelling/migration and AVO/AZ inversion Abstract Document
39 Oliver Lahr and Gary F. Margrave and Kay Yuhong Liu Amplitude migration in v(z) media Abstract Document
40 Michael P. Lamoureux and Heather K. Hardeman Grid algebra in finite difference methods Abstract Document
41 Bernie K. Law and Daniel O. Trad Incorporating reflection data into refraction statics solution Abstract Document
42 Don C. Lawton and Malcolm B. Bertram and Kevin W. Hall and Kevin L. Bertram and Marie Macquet Near-surface velocity characterization at Priddis and installation of fibre-optic cables at Brooks, Alberta Abstract Document
43 Junxiao Li and Kristopher A. H. Innanen and Guo Tao and Laurence R. Lines A 3D pseudospectral method for order reduced SH wave simulation Abstract Document
44 Junxiao Li and Kristopher A. H. Innanen and Guo Tao and Laurence R. Lines Elastic wave-vector decomposition using wave vector rotation in anisotropic media Abstract Document
45 Junxiao Li and Wenyong Pan and Kristopher A. H. Innanen and Guo Tao Gradient calculation for anisotropic FWI Abstract Document
46 Laurence R. Lines and E.S. Krebes and P. F. Daley SH waves, rays, and full waveform inversion Abstract Document
47 Siming Lv and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Implementation of Hagedoorn's plus-minus method in Matlab GUI Abstract Document
48 Siming Lv and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Towards characterization of intrinsic and stratigraphic Q in VSP data with information measures Abstract Document
49 Marie Macquet and Don C. Lawton and Jessica Dongas and Jacky Barraza Feasibility study of time-lapse seismic monitoring of CO2 sequestration Abstract Document
50 Faranak Mahmoudian and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Towards seismic moment tensor inversion for source mechanism Abstract Document
51 Gary F. Margrave Attenuation and deconvolution Abstract Document
52 Gary F. Margrave Case study: measurement of Q and cumulative attenuation from VSP data Abstract Document
53 Andrew Mills and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Brute force analysis of residuals arising from the near surface Abstract Document
54 Andrew Mills and Scott Keating and Jian Sun and Kristopher A. H. Innanen The effect of the near surface on internal multiples: a test of 1.5D prediction on synthetic examples Abstract Document
55 Andrew Mills and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Processing of ground roll for the study of near-surface Rayleigh wave dispersion Abstract Document
56 Andrew Mills and Raul Cova and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Surface wave modelling and near surface characterization background Abstract Document
57 Shahpoor Moradi and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Full waveform inversion sensitivities in anisotropic viscoelastic media Abstract Document
58 Shahpoor Moradi and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Significance and behaviour of the homogeneous and inhomogeneous components of linearized viscoelastic reflection coefficients Abstract Document
59 Evan Mutual and David Cho and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Rock physics modeling of a bitumen saturated reservoir with unconsolidated sands Abstract Document
60 Evan Mutual and David Cho and Byron Kelly and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Time-lapse AVO inversion and rock physics analysis of thermal heavy oil production Abstract Document
61 Davood Nowroozi and Don C. Lawton and Hassan Khaniani The seismic interpretability of a 4D data, a case study: the FRS project Abstract Document
62 Wenyong Pan and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Elastic full-waveform inversion: density effects, cycle-skipping, and inter-parameter mapping Abstract Document
63 Wenyong Pan and Kristopher A. H. Innanen and Yu Geng Multi-parameter acoustic full-waveform inversion: a comparison of different parameterizations and optimization methods Abstract Document
64 Wenyong Pan and Kristopher A. H. Innanen and Junxiao Li Quantify parameter resolution for 3D elastic and anisotropic full-waveform inversion via multi-parameter Hessian probing Abstract Document
65 Sergio J. Romahn and Kristopher A. H. Innanen IMMI's performance with different seismic acquisition parameters and random noise Abstract Document
66 Sergio J. Romahn and Kristopher A. H. Innanen IMMI: the role of well calibration in the context of high geological complexity Abstract Document
67 Eric A. Rops and Laurence R. Lines Predicting oil sands viscosity from well logs, NMR logs, and calculated seismic properties Abstract Document
68 Brian H. Russell and Jiajun Han Jean Morlet and the continuous wavelet transform Abstract Document
69 Ahmed Sigiuk and Matthew Yedlin Instantaneous frequency estimation using weighted least squares Tikhonov regularization with box constraints Abstract Document
70 Jian Sun and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Implementation of predicting elastic internal multiples based on inverse scattering series: synthetic results Abstract Document
71 Jian Sun and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Literature review and discussions of inverse scattering series on internal multiple prediction Abstract Document
72 Jian Sun and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Theoretical framework of elastic internal multiples prediction based on inverse scattering series Abstract Document
73 Todor I. Todorov and Gary F. Margrave RefMod: software program for reflectivity modeling Abstract Document
74 Daniel O. Trad Five-dimensional interpolation: exploring different Fourier operators Abstract Document
75 Daniel O. Trad Nuts and bolts of least squares Kirchhoff migration Abstract Document
76 Ronald M Weir and David W. Eaton and Laurence R. Lines and Don C. Lawton Integrating seismic derived rock properties with horizontal well induced fractures in the Duvernay Abstract Document
77 Ronald M Weir and Don C. Lawton and Laurence R. Lines Prestack seismic analysis of the Rangeland Basal Belly River gas pool Abstract Document
78 Joe Wong and David Langton Enhancing reflection SNRs on seismic field data acquired using multiple vibrators driven by m-sequence pilots Abstract Document
79 Joe Wong and Kevin L. Bertram and Kevin W. Hall Physically-modeled 3D surveys over a channel structure Abstract Document
80 Joe Wong Picking far-offset arrival times on common-source gathers Abstract Document
81 Hong (Kiki) Xu and Jian Sun and Brian H. Russell and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Sequential Gaussian simulation using multi-variable cokriging Abstract Document
82 Huixing Zhang and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Elastic wave equations in modified patchy-saturated media and its numerical simulation Abstract Document
83 Huixing Zhang and Kristopher A. H. Innanen Frequency dependent attenuation and dispersion in patchy-saturated porous rocks Abstract Document