from grapho- + -oil + -logie-logy: inference of future production from an oil production profile. The theory underlying graphoilogy is that production profile is an expression of limited oil reserves; hence, a systematic analysis of the way production profiles are shaped can reveal traits of actual ressources.
Hubbert, M. King. (1956)
Tuesday, June 23, 2009
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