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The AAPG/Datapages Combined Publications Database

AAPG Bulletin


Volume: 63 (1979)

Issue: 8. (August)

First Page: 1424

Last Page: 1424

Title: Gravitational Compaction and Abnormal Fluid Pressures: ABSTRACT

Author(s): J. E. Smith, G. C. Dysinger, R. L. Borst

Article Type: Meeting abstract


Pressures and fluid movements which occur over geologic time in compacting sand-shale sequences, both during and following deposition, are modeled. Improvements and accuracy limitations on such models will be discussed.

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