Episode 200: Highlights from the Top 10 Episodes

For this milestone episode, this show highlights key statistics, showcases clips from the Top 10 episodes, and offers a behind-the-scenes look at how the show is made.

In total, Seismic Soundoff has over 170,300 listens across its 200 episodes. The podcast has featured 72 episodes on the cutting-edge topics presented in The Leading Edge. And one of the things we’re most proud of is the quality of the evergreen content in our archive. Each month, there’s a dedicated group that listens to each new episode. However, the majority of the listens come from archived episodes.

We encourage you to explore the archive and hear from an expert on a new topic. The lists below act as a great place to get started.

And we would love to hear from you. What topics would you like to hear? What past guest would you like to hear again? Who would you like featured on the show? Reach out to us at [email protected] to let us know.

Seismic Soundoff · 200: Highlights from the Top 10 Episodes and Behind-the-Scenes

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Top 10 Episodes

  1. Episode 31 – Induced seismicity: investigations into human-induced earthquakes
  2. Episode 6 – Lev Vernik – Seismic Petrophysics
  3. Episode 12 – Full-waveform inversion
  4. Episode 1 – Women in Geophysics
  5. Episode 19 – Gerard Schuster – Seismic Inversion
  6. Episode 2 – Exploring Interpretation – May 2016 with Kurt Marfurt
  7. Episode 14 – Data analytics and machine learning – Baishali Roy
  8. Episode 13 – Chris Liner – Elements of 3D Seismology
  9. Episode 16 – Sven Treitel – Geophysical Signal Processing
  10. Episode 53 – The pros and cons of full-waveform inversion

Top 10 Countries

  1. United States
  2. United Kingdom
  3. Canada
  4. Australia
  5. Saudi Arabia
  6. Norway
  7. Germany
  8. Japan
  9. United Arab Emirates
  10. Mexico

Top 5 U.S. Cities

  1. Houston, Texas
  2. Tulsa, Oklahoma
  3. Columbus, Ohio
  4. Tucson, Arizona
  5. Katy, Texas

Top 5 International cities

  1. Calgary, Canada
  2. Dammam, Saudi Arabia
  3. Abu Dhabi, UAE
  4. Perth, UK
  5. London, UK

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Zach Bridges created original music for this show. This episode was hosted, edited, and produced by Andrew Geary at TreasureMint. The SEG podcast team is Jennifer Cobb, Kathy Gamble, and Ally McGinnis. 

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