- Interferometric Imaging
- IMPLICATIONS: New general theory for imaging crosscorrelograms.
- Practical IVSPWD imaging with horizontal drilling.
- Possible means for migrating multiples in CDP data.

- PROBLEMS: Need for more robust way to combine crosscorrelogram and Kirchhoff migration images; need to reduce virtual multiple artifacts.

- IMPLICATIONS: New general theory for imaging crosscorrelograms.
- Instability of Migration Deconvolution Solved by Regularization
- IMPLICATION: Poststack MD ready for commercialization.
- PROBLEMS: Further testing for prestack MD.

- Prestack Migration Deconvolution in COG Domain
- IMPLICATION: COG more effective domain for prestack MD.
- PROBLEMS: Further testing with field examples.

- Improved DMO Deconvolution Developed
- IMPLICATION: Improved resolution and artifact reduction in DMO images.
- PROBLEMS: Further tests are needed.

- 3-D Wavepath Migration Velocity Analysis
- IMPLICATIONS: Faster velocity analysis method.
- PROBLEMS: Sensitivity to incidence angle estimation, further tests are needed.

- Salt Boundaries and Ore Bodies can be Imaged by Migrating PS Transmission
Waves.
- IMPLICATION:
- Single well imaging of salt flanks realistic!?
- Ore Body Imaging with Crosswell Experiments.

- PROBLEMS: Not enough data tests.

- IMPLICATION:
- Interferometric Statics
- IMPLICATION: Effective statics for either reflections or refractions. No surface consistency assumption is needed.
- PROBLEMS: Not enough data tests.

- Free Surface Multiples Migrated by Reverse-Time Migration
- IMPLICATION: Use free-surface multiples to image both primaries and free-surface multiples simultaneously.

- 3-D Prestack Wave Equation with Phase Encoding
- GOALS:
- New direction for UTAM.
- Reduce cost of wave equation migration to that of Kirchhoff migration.
- Explore new effective approaches (phase encoding, data compression, etc.) to wave equation imaging.

- GOALS: