Distinguished Instructor Short Course

The SEG Distinguished Instructor Short Course (DISC) is an eight-hour, one-day short course on a topic of current and wide-spread interest. The SEG DISC is presented at over 25 locations each year around the world.

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Current DISC

Manika Prasad

Manika Prasad

Physics and Mechanics of Rocks: A Practical Approach

2019 DISC

This course provides the earth scientist and engineer with the fundamental basis of rock physics to describe the physical processes that govern the response of rocks to external stresses that are essential for reservoir characterization.


Upcoming Dates

02 Jun 2019
London, UK
07 Jun 2019
Edinburgh, Scotland
11 Jun 2019
West London, UK
17 Jun 2019
Oslo, Norway
20 Jun 2019
Dallas, Texas, USA
21 Jul 2019
Denver, CO USA
06 Aug 2019
Perth, Western Australia
26 Sep 2019
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
11 Oct 2019
Tokyo, Japan
02 Nov 2019
Mumbai, India

DISC Archive

Learn more about previous Distinguished Instructors and order course book, course recording, or course DVD for select past courses.

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  • Borehole and Non-Seismic Geophysics
  • Surface Seismic Acquisition Techniques
  • Seismic Processing Techniques
  • Seismic Migration/Imaging
  • Quantitative Seismic Interpretation/Applications
  • Cross-Discipline Relevant to Geophysics
  • Seismic Wave Propagation/Rock Physics

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