University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Donald E. Wagner

Dr. Donald E. Wagner

Dr. Donald E. Wagner

Senior Research Fellow
Bureau of Economic Geology
The University of Texas at Austin
University Station, Box X
Austin, Texas 78713-8924
Telephone
512-665-3144
Fax
512-471-0140
  • Research Interests

    Multicomponent seismic analysis

    Depth imaging

    Geophysical software

    3-D seismic

    Don Wagner is currently plying his expertise in the Exploration Geophysics Laboratory, one of the Industrial Associate programs here at the Bureau.

  • Education

    B.S. Physics, University of Tulsa

    M.S. Physics, University of Missouri at Columbia

    Ph.D. Geophysics, St. Louis University

  • Professional History

    Researcher, Amoco/BP, 1974–2005

    Researcher, Cities Service Research Center, Tulsa, 1971–1974

  • Selected Publications

    Wagner, D. E., Sen, V., Foster, P., Albertin, D., Read, R., and Burch, T., 2001, Imaging through gas seeps: 3-D pre-stack depth migration and velocity analysis, in 71st Annual International Meeting, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, p. 961–964.

    Taner, M. T., Wagner, D. E., Baysal, E., and Lu, L., 2001, A unified method for 2-D and 3-D refraction statics, 3-D seismic exploration: Society of Exploration Geopysicists, p. 481–495.

    Sen, V., Wagner, D. E., Etgen, J., Rietveld, W., Fei, T., Truxillor, M., Stauber, D., Harrison, H., and Mozer, E., 2000, Velocity analysis using prestack depth migration and 3-D tomography: a case study over steeply dipping salt, in 7oth Annual International Meeting, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, p. 717–720.

    Scheuer, T. E., and Wagner, D. E., 1996, Deconvolution by autocepstral windowing, in Robinson, E. A., and Osman, O. M., eds., Deconvolution 2: Society of Exploration Geophysicists, p. 248–255.

    Peyton, S. L., Wagner, D. E., Andrews, C. H., and Crow, B. B., 1996, An example of an integrated approach to land 3-D seismic design and acquisition, in 66th Annual International Meeting, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, p. 1095–1096.

    Treitel, S., Gutowski, P. R., and Wagner, D. E., 1991, Plan-wave decomposition of seismograms, in Lu, L., ed., Slant-stack processing: Society of Exploration Geophysicists, 227-253.

    Veezhinathan, J., Wagner, D. E., and Ehlers, J., 1991, First break picking using a neural network, in Simaa, M., ed., Expert systems in exploration: Society of Exploration Geophysicists, p. 179–202.

    Wagner, D. E., Ehlers, J. W., and Veezhinathan, J., 1990, First break picking using neural networks, in 60th Annual International Meeting, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, p. 370-373.

    Scheuer, T. E., and Wagner, D. E., 1985, Deconvolution by autocepstral windowing: Geophysics, v. 50, p. 1533–1540.

    Gutowski, P. R., Hron, F., and Wagner, D. E., 1984, Treitel, S.: Bulletin of the Seismology Society of America, v. 74, p. 61–78.

    Wagner, D. E., 1983, Memorial: Dallas Robert Davis: The Leading Edge, v. 2, p. 56.

    Treitel, S., Gutowski, P. R., and Wagner, D. E., 1982, Plane-wave decomposition of seismograms: Geophysics, v. 47, p. 1375–1401.

    Treitel, S., Gutowski, P. R., Hubral, P., and Wagner, D. E., 1981, Plane wave decomposition of seismograms, in 51st Annual International Meeting, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, Session S16.5.

    Wagner, D. E., 1970, Nuclear yields from Rayleigh waves: Earthquake Notes, v. 41, p. 3–9–3–20.

  • Professional Memberships

    Geophysical Society of HoustonHouston Geophysical Society

    Society of Exploration Geophysicists