2009 Annual UTAM Meeting Information

The 2009 annual UTAM meeting will be held Thursday-Friday January. 7-8, 2010 at the Sutton Building, University of Utah. The midyear review slides are at here.

The recommended hotel for all participants is either the University Guesthouse or the University Marriott Hotel (contact Trisha S. Koukoulias at 801-584-3317 or email tkoukoulias@sunstonehotels.com) located near campus (1 mile). The Marriott rates for University guests is $114.00/night if reservations are for 3 nights (state that you are a guest of the UTAM consortium) and $89./night at the University Guesthouse. Thea has blocked out 30 rooms at the University Guesthouse ($89./nite) until Dec. 30 so please make reservations as soon as possible; make sure that you say that you are part of the visitors to the UTAM meeting hosted by the Geology and Geophysics department. The University Park Marriott Hotel will still give the group discount price.

An informal buffet reception will be held Wednesday night January 6 from 7PM-9:30PM at the Pierre Lasonde House (105 South Fort Douglas Blvd.) just across the street from the University Guesthouse. The map for getting to the Guesthouse is here.

Check out what's going on in the state of Utah, or the weather. And if you are a skier, check out the ski conditions at first class ski resorts about 38 minutes from the U of U.

January 6, 2010 Wednesday Buffet 7-9PM

Pierre Lasonde House (across the street from the University Guesthouse)


January 7, 2010 Thursday Speaker Schedule

Sutton Bldg. 2nd Floor Martha Sutton Weeks Lecture Hall, U of Utah

TIME

PRELIMINARY TITLE

SPEAKER

8:00-8:30 Coffee+Pastries .
8:30-8:50 Introductory Remarks and Accomplishments for 2009 J. Schuster
8:55-9:15 Efficient Multisource 2D Waveform Inversion Ge Zhan
9:20-9:40 Efficient Multisource 3D Waveform Inversion Chaiwoot Boonyasiriwat
9:45-10:05 Posters and Snacks .
10:05-10:25 Multisource Waveform Inversion on a GPU Chaiwoot Boonyasiriwat
10:30-10:50 Fast Multisource Kirchhoff Least Squares Migration Wei Dai
10:55-11:15 Fast Multisource Wave Equation Least Squares Migration Wei Dai
11:25-1:10 Lunch .
1:25-2:00 Towards an Accurate and Efficient Prestack Reverse Time Migration Keynote Speaker: Yu Zhang (Veritas)
2:05-2:40 Latest Developments and Future Challenges in Fluid Flow Modeling Keynote Speaker: Shuyu Sun (KAUST)
2:45-3:05 Generalized Kirchhoff Migration with Wavelet Compression Ge Zhan
3:05-3:20 Break .
3:20-3:40 Target-Oriented MVA for Multisource Migration Xin Wang
3:45-4:10 Local MVA for VSP Data Sanzong Zhang
4:10-4:35 Summary and CSIM for 2010 J. Schuster
6:20-9:00 Dinner at Cucina (1026 2nd Avenue; 801-322-3055) Drinks: 6:30-7:00; Dinner: 7PM

January 8, 2010 Friday Speaker Schedule

Sutton Bldg. 2nd Floor Martha Sutton Weeks Lecture Hall, U of Utah

TIME

TITLE

SPEAKER

8:30-9:00 Coffee+Pastries .
9:00-9:20 Least Squares Phase Encoded Multisource Forward Modeling Sam Brown
9:25-9:45 Least Squares Interferometry for Multiple Suppression Yanwei Xue
9:50-10:10 Interpolating SSP Data with Interferometry Sherif Hanafy
10:15-10:35 3D Interferometric Interpolation of OBS Data Weiping Cao
10:35-10:50 Break .
10:50-11:10 UTAM 3D RTM C++ Code and Future 3D TTI Code Sam Brown
11:10-11:30 Ending Remarks J. Schuster