Introduction to Marine Seismic Processing

1h 30min Advanced

This presentation and associated activity introduces students to both the concepts of processing marine seismic data as well a providing an introduction to PROMAX software.

A data set for use with this activity can be downloaded here.

Author: Andy Goodliffe, U. of Alabama (amg "at"


Students will be able to:

  • Describe the hardware used for the acquisition of marine seismic reflection survey 
  • Describe the geometry of a marine seismic reflection survey
  • Load data and conduct basic data processing using ProMax (e.g  CMP gather, filtering, stacking, migration)

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