Shuey equation

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An approximation to the Aki–Richards equation, making an even simpler approximation to the full angular reflectivity solution given by the Zoeppritz equations. This formulation is given by Avseth et al.[1]

where

and

and

For short and medium offsets, the 2-term Shuey approximation is often used.

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References

  1. Avesth, P, T Mukerji and G Mavko (2005). Quantitative seismic interpretation. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.