|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||367/016; 367/015; 367/133|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 34 인용 특허 : 5|
A method and apparatus is disclosed for performing a seismic survey below the surface of a body of water and on the seabed. In one embodiment, a plurality of seismic data receivers are removably loaded in a carrier located above the surface of the water and the carrier is lowered into the water and placed at a depth relatively close to the seabed. Each of the receivers has a memory for recording the vibrations of the seabed and has a switch for activating the memory. A ROV is used to unload the receivers from the carrier and to deposit each receiver on t...
1. A method of seismic exploration, comprising the steps of:(a) loading a plurality of seismic data receivers in a carrier located on a ship floating on the surface of a body of water, each carrier comprising a plurality of compartments that are adapted to removably hold said seismic data receivers, each of said receivers having a seismic sensor, having a memory for recording compression and shear waves emanating from the seabed, and having a switch for activating said memory;(b) lowering said carrier into the water and to a depth near the seabed by usin...