Basin Analysis


Geologists and geophysicists who are participating in the exploration activities.


The understanding of basin information and evolution is essential to better detecting the potential areas within a petroleum basin. The course covers the exploration concepts and the application of different exploration strategies of hydrocarbon evaluation to different sedimentary basin types.


  • Plate-tectonics
  • Basin formation and evolution
  • Depositional Systems
  • Tectonic settings
  • Sequence stratigraphic analysis
  • Subsidence analysis and basin analysis
  • Complex basins and exploration strategies
  • Arabian Gulf Basin