Rockphysics of sediments (Gesteinsphysik von Sedimenten)

(24306a)

Type

Lecture

Instructor

Dr. Sibylle Mayr

Institution

Institute of Geological Sciences

Geophysics

Room

Malteserstr. 74-100

D144

Student Profile

Student/inn/en der Geowissenschaften und alle die Interesse an der Explorationsseismik und an der angewandten und theoretischen Geophysik haben

Literature

Aki, K., P. Richards, 1980; Quantitative Seismology

Mavko, G., Mukerji, T. &Dvorkin, J., 1998; The rock physics handbook: tools for seismic analysis in porous media.

Schön, J., 1997; Physical Properties of Rocks: Fundamentals and Principles of Petrophysics

Sheriff, R. and L. Geldart, 1995; Exploration Seismology

Inhalt

Introduction to physical properties of sedimentary rocks (e.g. porosity, electrical conductivity, fluid transport properties). Theoretical and experimental estimations of those properties. Laboratory experiments.

Requirements

Basic knowledge of geosciences and physics

Exercises/Tutorial

Exercises accompanying this lecture are offered.