Society of Exploration Geophysicists

The Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG ) is a 1930 in Houston, Texas, founded a non-profit organization to promote the application of geophysics, especially in the mineral exploration. Your office is in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Most of the approximately 28,000 members from 130 countries working in petroleum exploration, the company includes but additional applications of geophysics, for example, in engineering geology, environmental geology, archeology.

They publish the journal The Leading Edge (TLE ) and the scientific (peer -reviewed ) Journal Geophysics ( 1936 monthly). They have a committee for technical standards in geophysics and are active in the training of their members.

By 1955, they had their annual general meeting with the AAPG, then independent.