Definition of petrophysics in English:


plural noun

  • [treated as singular] The branch of geology concerned with the physical properties and behavior of rocks.

    • ‘Specifically, the team will focus on the use of parallel computational systems for obtaining reservoir models using diverse data types including seismics, well-logs, petrophysics, reservoir history and fluid flow data.’
    • ‘Petrophysics and Seismic Rock Property Analysis is the cornerstone of much of what we do at Veritas Hampson-Russell.’
    • ‘Tigress Petrophysics allows petrophysicists to characterise reservoirs by analysing log and core data.’