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From RWI to JFWI: including diving waves in reflection-based velocity model buildingNormal access

Authors: R. Brossier, W. Zhou, S. Operto, J. Virieux and P. Yang
Event name: 79th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2017 - Workshops
Session: WS09 Velocity Model Building - Full Wave vs Kinematic Approaches (FWI vs MVA)
Publication date: 12 June 2017
DOI: 10.3997/2214-4609.201701721
Organisations: EAGE
Language: English
Info: Abstract, PDF ( 126.21Kb )
Price: € 20

In this presentation, we will review the main limitations of classical FWI for imaging at depth, and the main concepts behind RWI and JFWI. Based on synthetic and real data applications on a 2D OBC datasets collected across a gas cloud, we will show the added value of such schemes and also their limitations mainly associated with the misfit function definition (cycle-skipping and amplitude dependency).

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