New attribute for determination of lithology and brittleness

  title={New attribute for determination of lithology and brittleness},
  author={Ritesh Kumar Sharma and Satinder Chopra},
  journal={Seg Technical Program Expanded Abstracts},
  • R. SharmaS. Chopra
  • Published 4 November 2012
  • Geology
  • Seg Technical Program Expanded Abstracts
Summary The discrimination of fluid content and lithology in a reservoir is an important characterization that has a bearing on reservoir development and its management. For the unconventional reservoirs, such as shale gas formations, besides other favorable considerations that are expected of them, it is vital that reservoir zones are brittle. Brittle zones frac better and fracing of shale gas reservoirs is required for their production. Amongst the different physical parameters that… 

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