Process-Based Stochastic Modelling: Meandering Channelized Reservoirs

  1. Poppe de Boer2,
  2. George Postma2,
  3. Kees van der Zwan3,
  4. Peter Burgess3 and
  5. Peter Kukla4
  1. Simon Lopez,
  2. Isabelle Cojan,
  3. Jacques Rivoirard and
  4. Alain Galli

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303131.ch5

Analogue and Numerical Modelling of Sedimentary Systems: From Understanding to Prediction

Analogue and Numerical Modelling of Sedimentary Systems: From Understanding to Prediction

How to Cite

Lopez, S., Cojan, I., Rivoirard, J. and Galli, A. (2008) Process-Based Stochastic Modelling: Meandering Channelized Reservoirs, in Analogue and Numerical Modelling of Sedimentary Systems: From Understanding to Prediction (eds P. de Boer, G. Postma, K. van der Zwan, P. Burgess and P. Kukla), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303131.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Utrecht University, Netherlands

  2. 3

    Shell Research, Rijswijk, Netherlands

  3. 4

    Aachen University, Germany

Author Information

  1. Ecole des Mines de Paris, 35 rue Saint-Honoré, 77305 Fontainebleau Cedex, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 NOV 2008

Book Series:

  1. Special Publication Number 40 of the International Association of Sedimentologists

Book Series Editors:

  1. Isabel Montanez

Series Editor Information

  1. University of California, Davis, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405189309

Online ISBN: 9781444303131

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Keywords:

  • modelling meandering channelized reservoirs;
  • combined stochastic and process-based approach for modelling fluvial meandering channels;
  • 3D process-based stochastic model - new way to reproduce realistic sediment bodies;
  • construction of 3D blocks relying on migration of channel;
  • operational use for reservoir appraisal;
  • Meandering Channelized Reservoirs Consortium

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Description of the Model

  • Control of the Model

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements

  • References