A selection of our members:
Selection of Interesting Papers in relationship to Boreholes
Osaka Electro-Communication University, JAPAN.
Sep. 4, 2013
 O. Olsson, L. Falk, O. Forslund, L. Lundmark and E. Sandberg “Borehole radar applied to the characterization of hydraulically conductive fracture zones in crystalline rock,” Geophysical Prospecting, Vol 40, No 2, pp. 109 – 142, February 1992.
 E. Slob, M. Sato, and G. Olhoeft, “Surface and borehole ground-penetrating-radar developments,” Geophysics, vol. 75, no. 5, pp. 75A103-75A120, Sep.-Oct. 2010.
Inversion in crosshole borehole radar
 E. Gloaguen, D. Marcotte, M. Chouteau and H. Perroud, “Borehole radar velocity inversion using cokriging and cosimulation,” Journal of Applied Geophysics, vol. 57, no. 4, pp. 242-259, 2005.
 K. Takahashi and M. Sato, “Parametric Inversion Technique for Location of Cylindrical Structures by Cross-Hole Measurements,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., Vol. 44, No. 11, pp. 3348 - 3355, Nov., 2006.
 H. Zhou, M. Sato, T. Takenaka and G. Li, “Reconstruction From Antenna-Transformed Radar Data Using a Time-Domain Reconstruction Method,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., Vol. 45, No.3, pp. 689 - 696, March, 2007.
 D. Qiuzhao and C. M. Rappaport, “Microwave Subsurface Imaging Using Direct Finite-Difference Frequency-Domain-Based Inversion,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., Vol. 47, No. 11, pp. 3664 - 3670, Nov., 2009.
 A. Klotzsche, J. van der Kruk, G. Meles and H. Vereecken, “Crosshole GPR full-waveform inversion of waveguides acting as preferential flow paths within aquifer systems,” Geophysics, vol. 77, no. 4, H57–H62, 2012.
 Y. Jung, and J. Kim, ”Application of Anisotropic Georadar Tomography to Monitor Rock Physical Property Changes.” Journal of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 87–92, 1999.
Application to hydrology
 A Binley, P. Winship, R. Middleton, M. Pokar and J. West, “High-resolution characterization of vadose zone dynamics using cross-borehole radar,” Water Resources Research, vol. 37, no. 11, pp. 2639-2652, Nov. 2001.
 D. Alumbaugh, P. Y. Chang, L. Paprocki, J. R. Brainard, R. J. Glass and C. A. Rautman “Estimating moisture contents in the vadose zone using cross-borehole ground penetrating radar: A study of accuracy and repeatability,” Water Resources Research, vol. 38, no. 12, pp. 45-1 – 45-12, 2002.
 C. Grégoire, P.K. Joesten, J. W. Lane Jr. “Use of borehole radar reflection logging to monitor steam-enhanced remediation in fractured limestone—results of numerical modeling and a field experiment,” Journal of Applied Geophysics, Volume 60, Issue 1, pp. 41-54, September 2006.
 H. Jang, S. Kuroda and H. J. Kim, “SVD Inversion of Zero-Offset Profiling Data Obtained in the Vadose Zone Using Cross-Borehole Radar,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens, vol. 49, no. 10, pp. 3849 – 3855, Oct. 2011.
Borehole effect and antenna modeling
 T. B. Hansen,” The far field of a borehole radar and its reflection at a planar interface,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., Vol.37, No.4, pp. 1940 -1950, July, 1999.
 F. L. Teixeira and W. C. Chew, ”Finite-difference computation of transient electromagnetic waves for cylindrical geometries in complex media,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., Vol.38, No.4, pp. 1530 -1543, July, 2000.
 Y. Chen and M. L. Oristaglio, “A modeling study of borehole radar for oil-field applications,” Geophysics, Vol. 67, No. 5, pp. 1486-1494, Sep. – Oct. 2002.
 S. Liu and M. Sato, “Electromagnetic logging technique based on borehole radar,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., Vol. 40, No. 9, pp. 2083 -2092, Sep. 2002.
 K. J. Ellefsen and D. L. Wright, “Radiation pattern of a borehole radar antenna,” Geophysics, Vol. 70, Issue 1, pp. K1-K11, Jan. – Feb. 2005.
 J. R. Ernst, K. Holliger, H. Maurer, and A. G. Green, “Realistic FDTD modeling of borehole georadar antenna radiation: methodology and application,” Near Surface Geophysics, vol. 4, pp. 19-30, 2006.
 J. D. Irving, M. D. Knoll and R. J. Knight, “Improving crosshole radar velocity tomograms: A new approach to incorporating high-angle travel time data,” Geophysics, Vol. 72, No. 4, pp. J31-J41, July– August 2007.
 I. M. Mason, A. J. Bray, T. G. Sindle, C. M. Simmat, J. H. Cloete, “The Effect of Conduction on VHF Radar Images Shot in Water-Filled Boreholes,” IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 304 -307, April 2008.
 F-M. Sagnard, Design of Compact UWB Planar Monopole Antennas for Cross-Hole Radar Application, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 816-819, 2009.
 S. Ebihara, A. Sasakura and T. Takemoto, “HE11 Mode Effect on Direct Wave in Single-Hole Borehole Radar,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., vol. 49, no. 2, pp. 854-867, Feb. 2011.
 J. Cho, J. Jung, S. Kim and S. Kim, “Suppression of Borehole-Guided Waves Supported by the Connection Cable of a Single-Borehole Monostatic Pulse Radar, ”IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., Vol. 51, No. 6, pp. 3431 - 3438, June 2013.
Interferometry in borehole radar
 L. Liu and K. He, “Wave Interferometry Applied to Borehole Radar: Virtual Multioffset Reflection Profiling,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., Vol. 45, No. 8, pp. 2554 - 2559, 2007.
Polarimetric borehole radar
 T. Miwa, M. Sato and H. Niitsuma, “Subsurface fracture measurement with polarimetric borehole radar,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., Vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 828 – 837, 1999.
 J. Zhao and M. Sato, “Radar Polarimetry Analysis Applied to Single-Hole Fully Polarimetric Borehole Radar,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., Vol. 44, No. 12, pp. 3547 -3554, Dec. 2006.
Directional antenna (Cavity-backed antenna)
 K. W.A. van Dongen, R. van Waard, and S. van der Baan “A Directional Borehole Radar System,” Subsurface Sensing Technologies and Applications, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 327-346, October 2002.
 C. W. Moulton, D. L. Wright, S. R. Hutton, D. von G. Smith, and J. D. Abraham, “Basalt-flow imaging using a high-resolution directional borehole radar,” Proceedings of the Ninth International conference on ground penetrating radar, , pp. 13-18, Santa Barbara, California, USA, April 2002.
Directional antenna (Crossed loop antenna)
 V. Gundelach and D. Eisenburger, “Principle of a direction sensitive borehole antenna with advanced technology and data examples,” Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Advanced Ground Penetrating Radar, pp. 28-31, Naples, Italy, June 27-29, 2007.
 O. Borchert, K. Behaimanota and A. Glasmachersa, “Directional borehole radar calibration,” Journal of Applied Geophysics, vol. 67, no. 4, pp. 352-360, April 2009.
 K. Siever and R. Elsen, “Salt dome exploration by directional borehole radar wireline service,” Proceeding of the 13th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR2010), pp. 1-5, Lecce , Italy, June 21-25, 2010.
Directional antenna ( Dipole array antenna )
 M. Sato and T. Takayama, “A Novel Directional Borehole Radar System Using Optical Electric Field Sensors,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., Vol. 45, No. 8, pp. 2529-2535, August 2007.
 S. Ebihara, H. Hanaoka, T. Okumura and Y. Wada, “Interference Criterion for Coaxial-Fed Circular Dipole Array Antenna in a Borehole,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., vol. 50, no. 9, pp. 3510 – 3526, Sep. 2012.