training specialists to the upstream oil and gas industry

Dr Alfredo Mazzotti

Alfredo Mazzotti Esanda TrainingDr Alfredo Mazzottigraduated in Florence University (Italy) in Geophysics. He started as researcher geophysicist at ENI AGIP Hydrocarbon Exploration and after 6 years became head of department. In 1995 he became full professor of Geophysics at the University of Milano, and is now in charge at University of Pisa as full professor of Geophysics.

His research topics: full waveform inversion; multicomponent seismic and quaternion processing; AVO and petrophysical inversion; 2D and 3D seismic data processing (marine and land); spatial sampling regularization by means of Fourier methods.

He has more than 20 years of teaching experience for undergraduates, graduates, PhD students and professionals.

University Courses: Reflection seismology and geophysical well logs; Fundamentals of geophysics; Geophysical lab and field campaign. These courses are taught to the students of Master of Science in Exploration and Applied Geophysics at the University of Pisa, jointly developed by the Departments of Earth Sciences and Physics.

Professional Courses:Introduction to seismic acquisition and processing; short course in seismic imaging; AVO and DHI; geophysical prospecting for hydrocarbon exploration; elements of quality control in seismic data acquisition and processing; the seismic data processing sequence: teoretical elements and training on the job; seismic acquisition: field planning, noise test, array design, roll along acquisition. These professional courses were taught to personnel of NOC/IOC companies.

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