Journal of
Geology and Mining Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Geol. Min. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9766
  • DOI: 10.5897/JGMR
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 172

Full Length Research Paper

Pore pressure prediction using seismic data: Insight from Onshore Niger Delta, Nigeria

Ugwu G. Z
  • Ugwu G. Z
  • Department of Industrial Physics, Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu, Nigeria
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  •  Received: 24 April 2015
  •  Accepted: 18 June 2015
  •  Published: 21 September 2015

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