MICHAEL S ZHDANOV portrait
  • Distinguished Professor, Geology & Geophysics
  • Director of the Consortium for Electromagnetic Modeling and Inversion (CEMI), Geology & Geophysics

Research Statement

Research Interests & Projects CEMI - Consortium for Electromagnetic Modeling and Inversion Consortium for Electromagnetic Modeling and Inversion (CEMI) is a research and educational program in applied geophysical electromagnetics based at the University of Utah.

Publications

  • Yoon, D., Zhdanov, M.S., Mattsson, J., Cai, H., and Gribenko, A., A hybrid finite-difference andintegral-equation meeho for modeing and inverson of marine controlled-source electromagnetic data: Geophysics, Vol. 81, No. 5, E323-336. Published, 05/2016.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Zhu, Y., Endo, M., ad Kinakin, Y., Novel apprach to joint 3D inversono EM ad pttal feld data using Gramian cnstrants: First Brk 34, April, 59-64. Published, 04/2016.
  • Yavich, N, Zhdanov, M.S. 2016, Contraction preconditioner in finite-difference electromagnetic modeling: Geophysical Journal International. Published, 03/10/2016.
  • Cai, H., and Zhdanov, M., Three-dimensional inversion of magnetotelluric data for the sediment-basement interface: IEEE Geoscience and Remote Snesing Letters, Vol. 13, No.3, March, 349-353. Published, 03/2016.
  • Zhdanov, M. S., and H. Cai, 2016, Redatuming controlled-source electromagntic data using Stratton-Chu type integral trasformatons: Journal of Applied Geophysics, 126, 1-12. Published, 02/03/2016.
  • Zhdanov, Michael S., 2015, Geophysical Electromagnetic Theory and Methods: Science Press. (In Chinese). Published, 11/01/2015.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., 2015, Inverse Theory and Applications in Geoophysics, Elsevier. Published, 09/2015.
  • Burtman, V., and Zhdanov, M.S., 2015, Induced polarization effect in reservoir rocks and its modeling based on generalized effective-medium theory: ScienceDirect, Resource-Efficient Technologies 1, (31-48). Published, 06/20/2015.
  • Xu, Z., and Zhdanov, M.S., 2015, Three-dimensional Cole-Cole model inversion of induced polarization data based on regularized conjugate gradient method: IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, Vol. 12, No. 6, 1180-1184. Published, 06/2015.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Endo, M., Cox, L.H., Cuma, M., Linfoot, J., Anderson, C., Black, N., and Gribenko, A.V., 2014, Three-dimensional inversion of towed streamer electromagnetic data: Geophysical Prospecting, V. 62, 552-572. Published, 06/2015.
  • Cai, H., and Zhdanov, M.S., 2015, Modeling and inversion of magnetic anomalies caused by sediment-basement interface using 3D Cauchy-type integrals: IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, Vol. 12, No., 3, March, 477-481. Published, 03/2015.
  • Cai, H., and Zhdanov, M.S., 2015, Application of Cauchy-type integrals in developing effective methods for depth-to-basement inversion of gravity and gravity gradiometry data: Geophysics, Vol. 80, No. 2, G81-G94. Published, 02/2015.
  • Yoon, D., and Zhdanov, M.S., 2015, Optimal synthetic aperture method for marine controlled-source EM surveys: IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, V. 12, No. 2, February, 414-418. Published, 02/2015.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Endo, M., Cox, L.H., Cuma, M., Linfoot, J., Anderson, C., Black, N., and Gribenko, A.V., 2014, Three-dimensional inversion of towed streamer electromagnetic data: Geophysical Prospecting, V. 62, 552-572. Published, 06/2014.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Endo, M., Yoon, D., Mattson, J., and Midgley, J., 2014, Anisotropic 3D inversion of towed streamer EM data: Case study from the Troll West Oil Province: Interpretation, published online. Published, 04/2014.
  • Burtman, V., Fu, H., Zhdanov, M.S., 2014, Experimental study of induced polarization effect in unconventional reservoir rocks: Geomaterials, Vol 4, Issue 4, 117-128. Published, 04/2014.
  • Cuma, M., and Zhdanov, M.S., 2014, Massively parallel regularized 3D inversion of potential fields on CPUs and GPUs: Computers & Geosciences, V. 62, 80-87. Published, 03/2014.
  • Cai, H., and Zhdanov, M.S., 2014, 3D controlled-source electromagnetic modeling in anisotropic medium using edge-based finite element method: Computers & Geosciences, Vol 73, 164-176. Published, 02/2014.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., 2013, Focusing controlled sensitivity of geophysical data: J. Geol Geosci, Vol 2, No. 1, S10, October, 1-5. Published, 10/2013.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., and Liu, X., 2013, 3D Cauchy-type integrals for terrain correction of gravity and gravity gradiometry data: Geophysical Journal International, 194, No. 4, April, 249-268. Published, 05/2013.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Endo, M., Cox, L.H., Cuma, M., Linfoot, J., Anderson, C., Black, N., and Gribenko, A.V., 2013, 3D inversion of towed streamer electromagnetic data: Geophysical Prospecting, Vol 62, 552-572. Published, 04/2013.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Cox, L., and Rudd, J., 2013, Paradigm change in 3D inversion of airborne EM surveys: case study for oil sans exploration near Fort McMurray, Alberta: First Break, Vol. 31, April, 45-49. Published, 04/2013.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., and Cox, L.H., 2013, Multinary inversion for tunnel detection: IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 1.585-598X, 1-4. Published, 02/2013.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Endo, M., Black, N., Spangler, L., Fairwether, S., Gibbs, A.,Eiskamp, G.A., and Will, R., 2013, Electromagnetic monitoring of CO2 sequestration in deep reservoirs: First Break, Vol. 32, February, 85-92. Published, 01/2013.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., 2012, Geophysical Electromagnetic Theory and Methods: Nauchnyi Mir, Moscow, 679 pp (in Russian). Published, 12/2012.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Gribenko, A.V., Wilson, G.A, and Funk, C., 2012, 3D joint inversion of geophysical data with Gramian constraints: A case study from the Carrapateena IOCG depost, South Australia: The l. Published, 11/2012.
  • Cuma, M., Wilson, G., and Zhdanov, M.S., 2012, Large-scale 3D inversion of potential field data: Geophysical Prospecting, Vol. 60, Issue 6, November, 1186-1199. Published, 11/2012.
  • Cox, L.H., Wilson, G.A., and Zhdanov, M.S., 2012, 3D inversion of airborne electromagnetic data: Geophysics, Vol. 77, No. 4, WB59-WB69. Published, 07/2012.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Gribenko, A., and Wilson, G., 2012, Generalized joint inversion of multimodal geophysical data using Gramian constraints: Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 39, L09301, 1-7, doi: 10.1029/2012GL051233. Published, 05/2012.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Cai, H., and Wilson, G.A., 2012, Migration transformation of two-dimensional magnetic vector and tensor fields: Geophysical Journal International, Vol. 189, 1361-1368. Published, 04/2012.
  • Wilson, G.A., Cox, L.H., Cuma, M., and Zhdanov, M.S., 2012, Inverting airborne geophysical data for mega-cell and giga-cell 3D Earth models: The Leading Edge, Special Section: Mining Geophysics, March, Vol. 31, No. 3, 316-321. Published, 03/2012.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Smith, R.B., Gribenko, A., Cuma, M., and Green, M., 2011, Three-dimensional inversion of large-scale EarthScope magnetotelluric data based on the integral equation method: Geoelectrical imaging of the Yellowstone conductive mantle plume: Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 38, L08307, 1-7. Published, 02/2012.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Gribenko, A., Cuma, M., and Green, M., 2012. Geoelectrical structure of the lithosphere and asthenosphere beneath the Northwestern United States: J Geol Geosci, Vol. 1, Issue 2, 1-6. Published, 02/2012.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Cai, H., and Wilson, G.A., 2012, 3D inversion of SQUID magnetic tensor data: J. Geol. Geosci, Vol. 1, Issue 1, 1000104, dx.doi.org/10.4172/jgg.1000104. Published, 01/2012.
  • Pare, P., Gribenko, A.V., Cox, L.H., Cuma, M., Wilson, G.A., Zhdanov, M.S., Legault, J., Smit, J., and Polome, L., 2012, 3D inversion of SPECTREM and ZTEM airborne electromagnetic data from the Pebble Cu-Au-Mo porphyry deposit, Alaska: Exploraion Geophysics, Vol. 43, 104-115. Published, 01/2012.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Liu, X., Wilson, G.A., and Wan, L., 2011, Potential field migration for rapid imaging of gravity gradiometry data: Geophysical Prospecting, 59, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2478.2011.01005.x, 1052-1071. Published, 09/2011.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Anderson, C., Endo, M., Cox, L.H., Cuma, M., Wilson, G.A., Black, N., and Gribenko, A.V., 2012, 3D inversion of towed streamer EM data: a model study of the Harding field with comparison to CSEM: First Break, Vol. 30, April, 71-74. Published, 05/2011.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Liu, X., Wilson, G.A., and Wan, L., 2012, 3D migration for rapid imaging of total-magnetic-intensity data: Geophysics, Vol. 77, No. 2, J1-J5, 10.1190/GEO2011-0425.1. Published, 03/2011.
  • Zhdanov, Michael S., Cuma, Martin, Wilson, Glenn A., Velikhov, Evgeny P., Black, Noel, and Gribenko, Alexander V., 2011, Iterative electromagnetic migration of 3D inversion of marine controlled-source electromagnetic data: Geophysical Prospecting, DOI:10.1111/j.365-2478.2011.00991.x, 1-13. Published, 02/2011.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Wan, L., Gribenko, A., Cuma, M., Key, K., and Constable, S., 2011, Large-scale 3D inversion of marine magnetotelluric data: Case study from the Gemini prospect, Gulf of Mexico, Geophysics, Vol. 76, No. 1, F77-F87. Published, 01/2011.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Liu, X., and Wilson, G., 2010, Potential field migration for rapid 3D imaging of entire gravity gradiometry surveys: First Break, Vol. 28, November, 47-51. Published, 11/2010.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., 2010, Electromagnetic geophysics: Notes from the past and the road ahead: Geophysics, Vol. 75, No. 5, 75A49-75A66. Published, 10/2010.
  • Kasahara, J., Korneev, V., and Zhdanov, M.S. Eds., 2010, Active geophysical monitoring: Handbook of Geophysical Exploration, Volume 40, Elsevier, 549 pp. Published, 10/2010.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Green, A., Gribenko, A., and Cuma, M., 2010, Large-scale three-dimensional inversion of Earthscope MT data using the integral equation method: Fizika Zemli, No. 8, 27-35. Published, 08/2010.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., & Wang, S., 2010, Foundations of the method of EM field separation into upgoing and downgoing parts and its application to MCSEM data: in J. Kasahara, V. Korneev, and M.S. Zhdanov eds. Active Geophysical Monitoring, Elsevier, 351-379. Published, 03/2010.
  • Black, N., & Zhdanov, M.S., 2010, Active geophysical monitoring of hydrocarbon reservoirs using EM methods: in J. Kasahara, V. Korneev, and M.S. Zhdanov eds. Active Geophysical Monitoring, Elsevier, 135-159. Published, 03/2010.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., 2010, Maxwell’s equations and numerical electromagnetic modeling in the context of the theory of differential forms: in J. Kasahara, V. Korneev, and M.S. Zhdanov eds. Active Geophysical Monitoring, Elsevier, 299-324. Published, 03/2010.
  • Zhdanov, M.S., Cuma, M., & Ueda, T., 2010, 3D electromagnetic holographic imaging in active monitoring of sea-bottom geoelectrical structures: in J. Kasahara, V. Korneev, and M.S. Zhdanov eds. Active Geophysical Monitoring, Elsevier, 325-350. Published, 03/2010.
  • Zhdanov, M. S. Geophysical electromagnetic theory and methods: Elsevier, 846 pp. Published, 2009.
  • Zhdanov, M. S., Geophysical inverse theory: Nauchnyi Mir, Moscow. Published, 2007.
  • Zhdanov, M. S. & Wannamaker, P.E., Eds, Three-dimensional electromagnetics: Elsevier, Amsterdam - New York - Tokyo, 290 pp. Published, 2002.
  • Zhdanov, M. S., Geophysical inverse theory and regularization problems: Elsevier, Amsterdam - New York - Tokyo, 628 pp. Published, 2002.
  • Zhdanov, M. S. & Keller, G., The geoelectrical methods in geophysical exploration: Elsevier, Amsterdam, 873 p.p. Published, 1994.
  • Zhdanov, M. S., Integral transforms in geophysics: Springer - Verlag, Heidelberg, 367 p.p. Published, 1988.
  • Zhdanov, M. S. Electrical prospecting: Nedra -Moscow, 316 p.p. Published, 1986.
  • Berdichevsky, M. N. & Zhdanov, M. S., Advanced theory of deep geomagnetic sounding: Elsevier, Amsterdam, 408 p.p. Published, 1984.
  • Zhdanov, M. S. Cauchy integral analogs in geophysical theory: Nauka - Moscow, 323 p.p. Published, 1984.