Fluid and rock bulk viscosity and modulus
- Azar Hasanov (Colorado School of Mines) | Manika Prasad (Colorado School of Mines) | Michael Batzle (Colorado School of Mines)
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- Society of Exploration Geophysicists
- 2016 SEG International Exposition and Annual Meeting, 16-21 October, Dallas, Texas
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- 2016. Society of Exploration Geophysicists
- Rock physics, Dispersion, Attenuation, Viscoelastic
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Compressional deformation in fluids and rocks is influenced by similar viscoelastic effects, as in shear case. In this paper we introduce the importance of bulk viscosity and modulus in frequency-dependent response of elastic velocities. We conducted experiments to measure bulk modulus and attenuation of two heavy-oil saturated rock samples by confining pressure cycling method under varying oscillation frequencies (within teleseismic frequency band 0.001 - 1 Hz), and compared these measurements to a more conventional axial stress-strain technique. We plan to extend the frequency range of the pressure cycling apparatus as well as to modify the setup in order to measure frequency-dependent bulk viscosities of viscoelastic fluids.
Presentation Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016
Start Time: 8:30:00 AM
Presentation Type: ORAL
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