X Azerbaijan International Geophysical Conference

Assessment of Hydrocarbon Potential of the South Caspian and Similar Basins by Geophysical Studies

1-3 November 2017 | Baku

Organizers: The Society of Exploration Geophysicists

The X Azerbaijan International Geophysical Conference, organized by the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG), will be held alongside the SPE Annual Caspian Technical Conference and Exhibition at Fairmont Baku on the 1 – 3 November. This unique collaboration enables you to access all sessions in both conferences, to provide an even more enriching experience at this year’s event. The Azerbaijan International Geophysical Conference traditionally draws leading scientists and experts from all over the world.

Technical Program

ORAL SESSION
Wednesday, 1 November

8:00 - 9:30

Registration

9:30 - 10:30

Conference Opening Ceremony

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 12:30

Opening Keynote Panel Session: Modernization

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch   

I SESSION

Co-chairmen:

Trends in geological and geophysical studies   

E. Krasinskii, Russia, “Geology Without Limits” Group
A. Feyzullayev, Azerbaijan, Geology and Geophysics Institute

13:30 - 13:50

Future of geophysical studies for investigation of deep geological setting of Azerbaijan
E. Shirinov1, A. Ahmadov1, Y. Shikhaliyev1, Sh. Kocharli2
Azerbaycan, SOCAR, GGD1; NCGA2

13:50 - 14:10

Study of layer setting in subsalt targets and dip slopes of salt diapirs by resolution of evolutionary reverse problem 
B. Lunev, V. Lapkovskiy
Russia, Academy of Sciences of Russia, Institute for oil-gas geology and geophysics  

14:10 - 14:30

Study of sedimentation objects increasing laterally in sedimentary series of South Caspian basin
P. Mammadov, R. Ganiyeva
Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan State University for Oil and Industry

14:30 - 14:50

Prediction of hydrocarbon accumulations in Goshadash area by use of neuron networks on the basis of acquired 3d data 
L. Abilhasanova, T. Shikhmammadova
Azerbaijan, SOCAR, GGD, Exploration Geophysics Production Branch

15:00 - 15:30

Coffee break

15:30 - 15:50

Organic matter solved in underground water as additional source of hydrocarbons (in case of South Caspian basin) 
A. Feyzullayev
Azerbaijan, Academy of Sciences, Geology and Geophysics Institute

15:50 - 16:10

Influence of tectonic development on generation of oil and gas fields in Mesozoic, Paleogene and Miocene deposits across Azerbaijan
B. Aslanov, L. Mammadova, I. Guliyev, Y. Ismayilzade
Azerbaijan, SOCAR, Oil-Gas and Projects Institute

16:10 - 16:30

South Caspian basin. unconventional way to solve longstanding controversy and discover opportunities of the unexplored area  
A. Nikitin, S. Pokrovskii, A. Lekomtsev, E. Krasinskii, N. Amelin 
Russia, “Geology Without Limits” Group

16:30 - 16:50

Advances in surface seismic technology for reservoir characterization and drilling hazard identification
W. El Karkouri1, A. Cooke2
WesternGeco, USA1;Gatwick, UK2

17:00 - 18:30

Welcome Drinks Reception   

Thursday, 2 November

II  SESSION  

Co-chairmen:

Exploration Geophysics  

E. Shirinov, SOCAR, GGD
P. Cook, BP (Caspian sea)

9:30 - 9:50

Long offset transient electromagnetics (lotem): an innovative exploration technique for deep earth structures
B. Tezkan
Germany, University of Cologne, Institute of Geophysics and Meteorology

9:50 - 10:10

New approach in digital processing of gravity and magnetic data 
E. Iskandarov
Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan State University for Oil and Industry

10:10 - 10:30

Caspian basin: features of generation similar to plum mantle model, current geodynamic situation and evaluation of hydrocarbon reserves 
H. Valiyev
Azerbaijan, Academy of Sciences, Republıcan Seismological Service Center

10:30 - 10:50

Oil and gas accumulations prediction by seismic and gravity data in Boyuk Palantokan-Kolluq area 
A. Novruzov, V. Gadirov, E. Alaskarov
Azerbaijan, SOCAR, Oil-Gas and Projects Institute

10:50 - 11:10

Analysis of 3d seismic images generated using fibre optic cables – (distributed acoustic sensing) seismic das – a first in Azerbaijan from the Azeri field
T. Ibrahimzade, P. Cook
Azerbaijan, BP Exploration (Caspian Sea) LTD

11:15 -11:45

Coffee break

II  SESSION

Exploration Geophysics

Co-chairmen:

T. Ahmadov, Azerbaijan State University for Oil and Industry
B. Lunev, Russia, Institute for Oil-gas Geology and Geophysics

11:45- 12:05

Current setting of South Caspian mega-basin as a result of regular geodynamic events in its evolution 
P. Mammadov
Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan State University for Oil and Industry

12:05-12:25

Shallow water Absheron peninsula: seismic data acquisition, processing and interpretation
N. Abdullayev1, G. Riley1, A. Javadova1, D. Harrison1, R.Bakhtiyev1, Y.Shikhaliyev2
Azerbaijan, BP1, SOCAR2

12:25-12:45

Physical modeling by use of magnito-telluric sounding technique and resolution of reverse problem in inhomgeneous environments 
E. Novruzov
Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan State University for Oil and Industry

12:45-13:05

Analysis of reservoir dynamic behaviour using 4D seismic over the Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli (acg) field
A. Gasimov, T. Alakbarova, T. Ibrahimzade, P. Cook
Azerbaijan, BP (Caspian Sea)

13:15- 14:15

Lunch

II  SESSION  

Co-chairmen:

Exploration Geophysics 

P. Mammadov, Azerbaijan State University for Oil and Industry
B. Lunev, Russia, Institute for oil-gas geology and geophysics

14:15-14:35

Hydrocarbon accumulations prediction in Yevlakh-Aghjabadi basin related to pinching out zones by use of integrated geophysical tools
A. Novruzov, V. Gaədirov, T. Niyazov, A. Hasanov, R. Suleymanova
Azerbaijan, SOCAR, Oil-Gas and Projects Institute

14:35-14:55

One dimensional stochastic inversion (ODISI) – a new approach for reservoir characterisation using seismic traces 
A. Gasimov
Azerbaijan, BP

14:55-15:15

Analysis of seismic data acquired across south-east Absheron 
T. Ahmadov, L. Khalilova, N. Giyasov, G. Aliyeva
Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan State University for Oil and Industry

III  SESSION  

Oil-field Geophysics 

Co-chairmen:

F. Ibadov, SOCAR
A. Javadova, BP

15:15- 15:35

Well log interpretation and 3D reservoir property modeling of the Maui-b field, Taranaki basin, New Zealand
A. Mennan , A. Flori, A. Vuruskan, F. Alkhaledi, A. Alhakeem
USA, Missouri Science & Technology University

15:35-15:55

Analysis of sedimentation process on the basis of oil-field geophysical data 
V. Seyidov
Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan State University for Oil and Industry

15:55- 16:15

Coffee break

III  SESSION

Co-chairmen:

Oil-field Geophysics      

F. Ibadov, SOCAR
A. Javadova, BP

16:15-16:35

Analysis of hydrodynamic behavior of formation by use of interwell interferenс and geophysical data 
N. Huseynova
Azerbaijan, SOCAR, Oil-Gas and Projects Institute

16:35-16:55

Claster analysis of log data and types of rock lithology on the basis of electrofacies classification
M. Iskandarov
Azerbaijan, SOCAR, Oil-Gas and Projects Institute

16:55-17:15

Study of sedimentatIon rock genesis on the basis of well data
K. Karimova
Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan State University for Oil and Industry

17:15-17:35

Study of petrophysical parameters of reservoirs in western Absheron on the basis of well log data 
M. Iskandarov, A. Abuzarova, Y. Karimova, S. Nuriyeva
Azerbaijan, SOCAR, Oil-Gas and Projects Institute

Friday, 3 November

IV  SESSION

Seismology, geodynamics and environmental studies  

Co-chairmen:

H. Valiyev, Azerbaijan, Republıcan Seismological Service Center
B. Tezkan, Germany, Institute of Geophysics and Meteorology

9:30 - 9:50

Monitoring hydraulic fracturing geometrical parameters using well-to-earth electrical resistivity tomography (ERT): a field case study in China
Q. Shiyuan
China, China University of Petroleum

9:50 - 10:10

Results of vibroseismic impact on oil-bearing layers in calm seismic areas 
G. Yetirmishli, H. Valiyev, S. Kazimova
Azerbaijan, Academy of Sciences, Republıcan Seismological Service Center

10:10 - 10:30

Inverting every type of arrival for near-surface imaging
Sh. Hanafy
Saudi Arabia, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)

10:30 - 10:50

Prevention of seismicity related accidents in wells drilled in Caspian sea on the basis of seismic monitoring of fluids in Azerbaijan
R. Keramova
Azerbaijan, Academy of Sciences, Republıcan Seismological Service Center

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee break

 

11:30 - 11:50

Impact of amplitude-frequency characteristics of ground on radiation field on the territory of Baku 
Ch. Aliyev, A. Aliyeva
Azerbaijan, Academy of Sciences, Geology and Geophysics Institute  

11:50 - 12:10

Study of geodynamic stress created by mud volcanoes by use of ecogeophysical methods 
H. Valiyev, R. Muradov, J. Mammadov
Azerbaijan, Academy of Sciences, Republıcan Seismological Service Center

12:10 - 12:30

Study of areas contaminated by oil on the territory of Azerbaijan
E. Garavaliyev
Azerbaijan, Academy of Sciences, Republıcan Seismological Service Center

12:30 - 13:00

Discussions and close of the conference

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

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