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Borehole Acoustic Waves 

Borehole Acoustic Waves
Publication: Oilfield Review
Volume: 18
Issue: 1
Publication Date: 03/01/2006

This article describes simple and complex acoustic waves in the borehole. We examine propagation of compressional, shear, Stoneley and flexural waves in isotropic, anisotropic and inhomogeneous formations from monopole and dipole sources.



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