Theory Of Electromagnetic Well Logging by C. Richard LiuTheory Of Electromagnetic Well Logging by C. Richard Liu

Theory Of Electromagnetic Well Logging

byC. Richard Liu

Paperback | February 8, 2017

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Theory of Electromagnetic Well Loggingprovides a much-needed and complete analytical method for electromagnetic well logging technology. The book presents the physics and mathematics behind the effective measurement of rock properties using boreholes, allowing geophysicists, petrophysisists, geologists and engineers to interpret them in a more rigorous way.

Starting with the fundamental concepts, the book then moves on to the more classic subject of wireline induction logging, before exploring the subject of LWD logging, concluding with new thoughts on electromagnetic telemetry.Theory of Electromagnetic Well Loggingis the only book offering an in-depth discussion of the analytical and numerical techniques needed for expert use of those new logging techniques.

  • Features in-depth analysis of the analytical and numerical techniques needed for expert use of logging techniques
  • Includes software codes, providing a handy tool for understanding logging tool physics and design of new logging tools
  • Provides a detailed glossary of all key terms within the introductory chapter
Dr. Liu has been the director of well logging lab at the University of Houston for more than 26 years. He has worked on research projects related to microwave passive and active networks, RF circuit design, radio systems and networking, numerical computation of electromagnetic scattering and propagation, hardware and software design of...
Title:Theory Of Electromagnetic Well LoggingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:732 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:February 8, 2017Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128040084

ISBN - 13:9780128040089

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Well Logging 2. Fundamentals of Electromagnetic Fields and Induction Logging Tools 3. Electrical Properties of Sediment Rocks: Mixing Laws and Measurement Methods 4. Triaxial Induction and Logging-While-Drilling Resistivity Tool Response in Homogeneous Anisotropic Formations 5. Triaxial Induction Tool and Logging-While-Drilling Tool Response in a Transverse Isotropic-Layered Formation 6. Triaxial Induction and Logging-While-Drilling Logging Tool Response in a Biaxial Anisotropic-Layered Formation 7. Induction and LWD Tool Response in a Cylindrically Layered Isotropic Formation 8. Induction and Logging-While-Drilling Resistivity Tool Response in a Two-Dimensional Isotropic Formation 9. Theory of Inversion for Triaxial Induction and Logging-While-Drilling Logging Data in One- and Two-Dimensional Formations 10. The Application of Image Theory in Geosteering 11. Ahead-of-the-Bit Tools and Far Detection Electromagnetic Tools 12. Principle of Dielectric Logging Tools 13. Finite Element Method for Solving Electrical Logging Problems in Axially Symmetrical Formations 14. Resistivity Imaging Tools 15. Laterolog Tools and Array Laterolog Tools 16. Theory of the Through-Casing Resistivity Logging Tool 17. Electromagnetic Telemetry System and Electromagnetic Short Hop Telemetry in a Logging-While-Drilling/Measuring-While-Drilling Tool