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NEW BOOK ON MUD VOLCANISM AND HYDROCARBON SYSTEMS WAS PUBLISHED


May 11, 2022

Head of the Department of oil and gas geophysics of the ANAS Institute of Oil and Gas, Doctor of geological-mineralogical sciences Namaz Yusubov and Vice-President of ANAS, academician Ibrahim Guliyev published the book “Mud volcanism and hydrocarbon systems of the South Caspian depression” (according to the latest data of geophysical and geochemical studies) (in Russian).

The new ideas of the mechanism of formation of mud volcanism in the South Caspian Basin, with the Lower Kura and Absheron-Gobustan troughs opening in its direction are given in the book. The statement that the mud volcanism plays a key role in the field formation in these basins is confirmed on the basis of the interpretation of the latest geological and seismic data.

The new book is a valuable data source for specialists in the field of petroleum geology and geophysics.