Tool Physics Standard Logging Tools
This course provides a solid foundation and knowledge of the various logging tools and applications. It demystifies most of the uncertainties regarding logging and the applications and limitations of the various logging tools; it includes 12 hours daily of workshop examples.
 Agenda
 Topics
 Audience
 Prerequisites

Agenda
Day 1
 Basics of Logging:
 Basics of resistivity logging The Archie Equation
 Forward Modeling and Inversion
 The GR log physics GR spectroscopy and its applications
Day 2
 The Spontaneous Potential: The physics of the SP log and its applications.
 The density and Photoelectric log: Physics and applications to measure porosity and determine lithology.
 The Neutron Log: its applications to determine porosity The sigma applications to estimate "n" at downhole conditions.
 Pulsed Neutron Logging: capture and inelastic modes
Day 3
 The applications of the densityneutron log to determine porosity, lithology, shale volume, hydrocarbon trends and shale distribution (dispersed or laminated)
 Resistivity Measurements: Tool physics of Shallow Rxo, Laterolog and Induction and High Technology resistivity tools. The High Technology Laterolog and Induction logs use for ward modeling to give five resistivity data at different depth of investigations.
 Cased Hole Formation Resistivity: Theory and applications
Day 4
 Wireline Formation Testing
 WFT Hardware
 Pretests to estimate mobility
 Fluid pressure gradient analysis
 WFT Sampling
 WFT Optical Spectroscopy to determine Hydrocarbon composition
 Cased Hole Dynamic Tester: WFT applications in cased hole
Day 5
 Overview of High Technology Tools:
 Dielectric tool and its applications to estimate "m" and "n" at downhole conditions.
 Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
 Borehole Gravity Meter
 Borehole resistivity imaging and borehole ultrasonic imaging

Topics
 The GR log physics GR spectroscopy and its applications for geological modeling, estimations of Vsh and determining the type of clay (e.g elite, smectite, etc..)
 The Spontaneous Potential: The physics of the SP log. Its applications to estimate Vsh and the salinity of the formation water.
 Nuclear Physics of the Logging Tools. This covers
 Overview of the physics of nuclear logging
 The density and Photoelectric log: Physics and applications to measure porosity and determine lithology.
 The Neutron Log: its applications to determine porosity The sigma applications to estimate "n" at downhole conditions.
 The applications of the densityneutron log to determine porosity, lithology, shale volume, hydrocarbon trends and shale distribution (dispersed or laminated)
 Resistivity Measurements: Tool physics of Shallow Rxo, Laterolog and Induction and High Technology resistivity tools. The High Technology Laterolog and Induction logs use for ward modeling to give five resistivity data at different depth of investigation.
 Wireline Formation Testing (WFT): Tool Physics and the theory and applications of WFT to determine mobilities, reservoir pressure and fluid contacts in the reservoir.
 Overview of High Technology Tools that include:
 Dielectric Tool and its applications to estimate "m" and "n" at downhole conditions.
 Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging
 Borehole Gravity Meter
 Borehole Resistivity Imaging and Borehole ultrasonic imaging

Audience
This course will be suitable for all those new to the oil and gas industry.

Prerequisites
A technical degree

Prerequisites