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AAPG Bulletin


Volume: 63 (1979)

Issue: 3. (March)

First Page: 542

Last Page: 543

Title: Computer Applications of Petroleum Previous HitDataNext Hit System: ABSTRACT

Author(s): Patricia A. Tracy

Article Type: Meeting abstract


The Petroleum Previous HitDataNext Hit System, a collection of general Previous HitfieldNext Hit and reservoir information, has been available for public use for approximately 3 years. Previous HitDataNext Hit have been used in a variety of studies by oil companies, consultants, and government agencies. In particular, many studies have been done in an effort to determine the potential of specific basins for future exploration and drilling, the feasibility of certain types of enhanced recovery techniques, and future reserves from existing fields. The different types of output are histograms, scatterplots, bargraphs, correlations, simple listings, and summary reports obtained by manipulation of the Previous HitdataNext Hit in the file. These Previous HitexamplesNext Hit illustrate problems that have to be faced in working with large Previous HitdataNext Hit bases, such as

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missing Previous HitdataNext Hit, conflicting Previous HitdataNext Hit, and fuzzy or nonstandard Previous HitdataTop definitions.

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