Viscoacoustic wave simulation by lattice Boltzmann method and the relationship between relaxation factor and the quality factor
- Shucheng Wang (China University of Petroleum–Beijing) | Muming Xia (China University of Petroleum–Beijing) | Hui Zhou (China University of Petroleum–Beijing) | Ning Wang (China University of Petroleum–Beijing) | Jinwei Fang (China University of Petroleum–Beijing)
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- Society of Exploration Geophysicists
- 2017 SEG International Exposition and Annual Meeting, 24-29 September, Houston, Texas
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- 2017. Society of Exploration Geophysicists
- Attenuation, Wave propagation, Acoustic, Q, Finite difference
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In this paper, lattice Boltzmann method (LBM) is employed in forward modeling of seismic P-wave propagation. By choosing different relaxation factors in numerical experiments and using spectrum ratio method, the relationship between the quality factor Q and the parameters of LBM can be revealed. After a brief introduction of the theory and method behind LBM, some numerical experiments are carried out to certify the new scheme through comparison with the reference solution obtained by finite difference method (FDM). The wavefields given by LBM coincide with those by FDM, which demonstrates the feasibility of LBM. In addition, we find the relaxation factor of LBM has some relationship with the quality factor Q.
Presentation Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Start Time: 4:45 PM
Presentation Type: ORAL
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