Petr Bulant

Department of Geophysics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University in Prague
Mail address: KG MFF UK, Ke Karlovu 3, 121 16 Praha 2, Czech Republic
Office phone: (+420) 22191 1423
FAX: (+420) 22191 1214


December 7, 1970, Praha, Czech Republic.



Areas of research interests:

Seismic wave propagation, computational seismology and theoretical geophysics, numerical modelling of seismic wavefields and their properties, especially construction of velocity models suitable for ray tracing, two-point ray tracing and travel time calculation, wavefront tracing, weak anisotropy. Development of seismic software for validation and testing purposes.

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International conferences:

Oral (O) or poster (P) presentations at the SEG Annual Meeting in Houston (1999) (O), San Antonio (2001) (O) (O), Salt Lake City (2002) (O), and Denver (2010) (O), at the EAGE Conference in Amsterdam (1996) (O), Geneva (1997) (P), Helsinki (1999) (P), Amsterdam (2001) (O), Florence (2002) (O), Stavanger (2003) (P) (P), and Vienna (2006) (P), at the Int. Congress of SBGf Rio de Janeiro (2007) (O) (O) (O), Salvador (2009) (O), and Rio de Janeiro (2011) (O), at the Workshop meeting on seismic waves in laterally inhomogeneous media in Trest (1995) (O), Zahradky (2000) (O), and Hruba Skala (2005) (O), at the Workshop meeting active and passive seismics in laterally inhomogeneous media in Loucen (2015) (O), at the International workshop on seismic anisotropy in Tutzing (2002) (O) and Austin (2016) (O), at the EAGE Vibroseis Workshop 2008 in Prague (2008) (P), at the IASPEI General Assembly 2009 in Cape Town (2009) (O), at the General Conference of the European Physical Society in London (1999) (P), at the International Conference "East Meets West" in Cracow (1998) (O), and at the EUROMECH Colloquium 540 "Advanced Modelling of Wave Propagation in Solids" in Prague (2012) (P).


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