The processing geophysicist as a scientist and an artisan. Illustrating the complexity of the seismic processing.

The exploration geophysics is a wide branch of the Earth science, and with good reasons geophysicists can call themselves geoscientists. There are many specialties involved in the seismic exploration chain, and one of them is the seismic processing and imaging. It is often regarded as an obscure field characterize by a perplexing jargon of waves,[…]