Definition: Density Log

From Open Energy Information

Dictionary.png

Density Log

Density logging is a well logging tool that can provide a continuous record of a formation's bulk density along the length of a borehole. In geology, bulk density is a function of the density of the minerals forming a rock (i.e. matrix) and the fluid enclosed in the pore spaces.[1]

Wikipedia Definition


Also Known As
gamma-gamma log


References
  1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Density_logging