Exploration Seismology

Exploration Seismology
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This is the completely updated revision of the highly regarded book Exploration Seismology. Available now in one volume, this textbook provides a complete and systematic discussion of exploration seismology. The first part of the book looks at the history of exploration seismology and the theory - developed from the first principles of physics. All aspects of seismic acquisition are then described. The second part of the book goes on to discuss data-processing and interpretation. Applications of seismic exploration to groundwater, environmental and reservoir geophysics are also included. The book is designed to give a comprehensive up-to-date picture of the applications of seismology. Exploration Seismology's comprehensiveness makes it suitable as a text for undergraduate courses for geologists, geophysicists and engineers, as well as a guide and reference work for practising professionals.

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Met my expectations

By Cecilia on Mar 19, 2013

Book arrived on time and just as they said it would be! Had a perfect purchase experience and would recommend to anyone

Must have for people from exploration bissiness

By Miro on Jan 04, 2014

Very general description of all exploration techniques including scientific basis for it. Something one will need from time to time in case of troubles understanding and solving problems.

Good book for applied seismologists.

By Scandinavica on Feb 19, 2007

A very good book for those who are interested in basic knowledge in applied seismology. Also lots of useful things about the seismic waves and data processing and interpretation in general. Really worth having!

Exploration Seismology 2nd

By Thang on Oct 03, 2011

Very good seismic exploration book. The explanation is throughout, and there are some colored pages as well (i.e. to display colored seismic images).

Book Details Summary: The title of this book is Exploration Seismology and it was written by R. E. Sheriff, L. P. Geldart. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is Aug 25, 1995 and it has a suggested retail price of $119.99. It was published by Cambridge University Press and has a total of 628 pages in the book . The 10 digit ISBN is 0521468264 and the 13 digit ISBN is 9780521468268. To buy this book at the lowest price, Click Here.