Workshop on Fundamentals of Seismic Data Interpretation and Evaluation

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10th to 14th March, 2014


It gives us great pleasure welcoming you to a 5-day comprehensive workshop on Fundamentals of Seismic Data Interpretation and Evaluation, being conducted and organized by Gujarat Energy Research & Management Institute (GERMI). The workshop is scheduled from the 10th to 14th March, 2014 at Gandhinagar.

Date and Venue
Course Date:  10th to 14th March, 2014

Course Venue:
Gujarat Energy Research and Management Institute,
Pandit Deendayal Petroeleum University Campus,
Raisan, Gandhingar- 380 007, Gujarat

Course Contents
The workshop would be conducted in a ‘participative mode’ wherein each session builds upon the other. Topics covered during the course duration will be:

  • Seismic wave propagation & rock-fluid parameters (rock physics); P- Seismic reflection principles;
  • Seismic interpretation methods (2D); Workouts – art of contouring; Seismic stratigraphy & Seismic sequence stratigraphy  &  facies analysis
  • Seismo-tectonics
  • Seismic stratigraphy & Seismo-tectonic applications in Exploration
  • Direct Hydrocarbon Indicators (DHI)
  • Bore-hole seismic techniques
  • Seismic limitations & pitfalls

Key takeaways

  • Clarity in understanding the basic principles of seismics
  • Understanding the concepts of depositional environment, stratigraphic systems, tectonic styles on seismic data
  • Understanding of Seismo-tectonics
  • Capability to evaluate basin and petroleum systems
  • Understanding of the Direct Hydrocarbon Indicators (DHI) and its imprints on seismics.

Who should attend?

  • Experienced Geoscientists and Reservoir Engineers involved in G&G data analysis for Oil & Gas exploration.

Course Fee
The fee per participant is INR. 20,000/- (plus 12.36% service tax). The workshop fee includes technical content, participant kit, day time snacks and lunch for the course duration.

The fee does NOT include dinner and accommodation.

Payment towards the course fee can be made through demand draft / cheque drawn in favor of “Gujarat Energy Research and Management Institute” payable at Gandhinagar. Bank transfer facility is also available.

Registration Deadlines
The deadline to receive completed registration form along with course fee is 3rd March, 2014. While seats will be available on first-come-first-serve basis.

GERMI has negotiated discounted rates with the following nearby hotels, including complimentary breakfast, and airport pick-up/drop facilities with some of the hotels. Participants are requested to arrange their accommodation on their own; however, please feel free to contact us for any assistance. Pick up and drop between Gandhinagar hotels and training venue would be arranged by GERMI. Please feel free to contact Ms. Sandhya Radhakrishnan, Admin Dept-GERMI (Email: ; Mob: +91 8141800172) for booking assistance.



(Rs. Per Night) 

Complimentary Breakfast

Pick-up / Drop-off

Distance from Venue

Fortune Inn Haveli


Single : 3,200/-
Double : 3,600/-
(plus taxes)




Hotel Middle Town


 Single: 950/-
Double: 1140/-
(Inclusive of all Taxes




*Note: The indicated rates are negotiated by GERMI and are subject to the availability of rooms. The hotels may change their rates without notification to GERMI, and hence may not be reflected here. GERMI does not take any liability towards the indicated or actual rates of the hotels.  

Contact InformationMs. Narinderjit Kaur Sethi
Deputy Manager (Trainings and Development)
Gujarat Energy Research and Management Institute
1st Floor, Energy Building,
Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University Campus
Raisan Village, Gandhinagar – 382007, GUJARAT.
Phone: +91-79-23275370, +91-8141800167
Fax: +91-79-23275380

About the Organizers:

The Gujarat Energy Research and Management Institute (GERMI) an ISO 9001: 2008 certified institute, is a centre for excellence in industry learning, research & development, and education.  GERMI is set up to develop human resource assets to cater to the renewable and non-renewable energy sectors, improve knowledge base of policy makers and technologists, and provide a competitive edge to leaders to compete in the global arena.  GERMI is promoted by the Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC) Ltd., an undertaking of the Gujarat Government. GERMI is designated as a Scientific and Research Organization (SIRO) by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Govt. of India.