Enhancing Low-Frequency Model for Post-Stack Inversion using Geostatistics: A Case Study in Imaging Carbonate Structure

  • Dimas Pramudito Pertamina Hulu Rokan
  • Azhar Harisandi Pertamina Hulu Rokan
  • Rebecca Putri Sinaga Pertamina Hulu Rokan
  • Fitriah Nuraeni Pertamina Hulu Rokan


Absolute Impedance, carbonate reservoir, cokriging, low frequency model


Post-stack model based seismic impedance inversion can be a fast and efficient first step in deriving reservoir properties based on seismic data. It can further be used as an input for quantitative interpretation, however behind that seemingly oversimplified process we should not forget the nature of bandlimited seismic data and how we should carefully extract and model the low-frequency component. In the worst case, the low frequency or background impedance model (LFM) might not even be possibly recovered due to the limited logging data interval. In this paper, we will demonstrate how to create an absolute impedance volume to delineate porous reefal carbonate reservoir that has low acoustic impedance by accurately constructing a low frequency model aided with cokriging. The result is an LFM that can accomodate all available well data but still honoring local geological structures and continuities.


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Dec 29, 2021
How to Cite
PRAMUDITO, Dimas et al. Enhancing Low-Frequency Model for Post-Stack Inversion using Geostatistics: A Case Study in Imaging Carbonate Structure. Jurnal Geofisika, [S.l.], v. 19, n. 2, p. 69-73, dec. 2021. ISSN 2477-6084. Available at: <https://jurnal-geofisika.or.id/index.php/jurnal-geofisika/article/view/519>. Date accessed: 21 may 2022. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.36435/jgf.v20i2.519.