What is it about?
We observe a novel continuous variation of electrical resistivity driven by large ranges of TOC content in immature lacustrine oil-prone shales. The modified minerals and pore space driven by various OMs affect the electrical resistivity of immature shales.
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Why is it important?
Our results improve the understanding of OM-driven conduction in shales and contribute to the evaluation of source rocks using well log method.
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This page is a summary of: Organic matter-driven electrical resistivity of immature lacustrine oil-prone shales, Geophysics, June 2021, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, DOI: 10.1190/geo2020-0238.1.
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