International Journal of
Physical Sciences

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Phys. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1992-1950
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJPS
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 2529

Full Length Research Paper

Quantification and correction of the Thomsen’s Delta Anisotropy for improved quantitative seismic interpretation in “AMFO” Field, Western Niger Delta

Ogagarue D. O.
  • Ogagarue D. O.
  • Earth Sciences Department, Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, Nigeria.
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Ebeniro J. O.
  • Ebeniro J. O.
  • Centre of Excellence in Geosciences and Petroleum Engineering, University of Benin, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 20 August 2018
  •  Accepted: 02 October 2018
  •  Published: 16 October 2018


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