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Multiple-point Geostatistics: A Quantitative Vehicle for Integrating Geologic Analogs into Multiple Reservoir Models

@inproceedings{Caers2004MultiplepointGA,
  title={Multiple-point Geostatistics: A Quantitative Vehicle for Integrating Geologic Analogs into Multiple Reservoir Models},
  author={Jef K. Caers and Tuanfeng Zhang},
  year={2004}
}
Whereas outcrop models can provide important information on reservoir architecture and heterogeneity, it is not entirely clear how such information can be used exhaustively in geostatistical reservoir modeling. Traditional, variogram-based geostatistics is inadequate in that regard because the variogram is too limiting in capturing geologic heterogeneity from outcrops. A new field, termed multiple-point geostatistics, does not rely on variogram models. Instead, it allows capturing structure… 

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