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Poro-Elasticity Aspects in Geomechanis

This four-days course is designed to provide these understanding in petroleum industry with a thorough overview of most key aspects of elasto-static reservoir properties, poro-elasticity, tectonic environment and case study.  This course will be in an interactive format, i.e. the participants will actively be involved by doing lots of exercises.

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D. Geomechanic Course / Geomechanic


3 Days



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Day 1
Elasto-static Reservoir Properties

  • Rock properties
  • Seismic Wave Propagation
  • Interface Boundary Event
  • Elastic Modulus (solid material)
  • Elastic Modulus (pore material)
  • Fluid Substitution (Biot-Gassmann Equation)
  • Elasto-static Seismic Response (Zoeprittz Eq., Aki-Richard Eq., Shuey Eq. etc)
  • Uncertainties and Pitfalls

Day 2

  • Rock Deformation
  • Stress and Tensor
  • Poro-elastic Concept (Biot’s Theory)
  • Pore Pressure
  • Geopressure Estimation (Eaton, Bower etc)
  • Overburden Estimation
  • Mechanical Properties Estimation???????

Day 3
Tectonic Environment

  • Movement Sources
  • Anderson Classification
  • Tectonic and Petroleum System
  • Moment Tensor
  • Mohr Diagram Analysis

Tectonic Sresses, Overburden Pressure and  Pore Pressure Implication and Case Study

  • Poro-elasticity  in Normal Fault Regime
  • Poro-elasticity  in Strike-Slip Fault Regime
  • Poro-elasticity  in Thrust Fault Regime
  • Coupling Ratio
  • Shear-Tensile Failure
  • Well-bore Stability
  • Reservoir Geomechanics
  • Sanding Problems
  • Case study discussion


Geologists, Geophysicists, Petrophysicists, Drilling Engineers and others who works in Oil & Gas and has interest in Geomechanics.


30 years experience in oil and gas industry; Doctor degree in Geophysics; Lecturer in Trisakti University and University of Indonesia.


Location Start Date End Date Price Register
Online (for Public) 13 Dec 2021 15 Dec 2021 800 USD/person

This training course is a 3 days program that has different subjects in each day. It will be held several times in Indonesia throughout 2021. It will be held in VGEMS Learning Management System with minimum 5 participants and maximum 15 participants. The deliverables during the course includes: Training Certificates, Training E-modules, & Training Recording.

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