Direct Detection of Hydrocarbons with Electrical Transients


J. Azad,
Electraflex Surveys Ltd.

6th Formation Evaluation Symposium of the
Canadian Well Logging Society in Calgary, October 24, 25 & 26, 1977



INTRODUCTION Oil and gas accumulations consti- tute large dielectric bodies buried in the subsurface. Electrical transients can be used to elecit a signal from these dielectrics. Signals originate and are detected from surface equipment.