Anton Menshov, Yaniv Brick, Ali Yilmaz
A. Menshov, Y. Brick, and A. Yilmaz, “A fast direct integral-equation solver for hydraulic fracture diagnosis,” in USNC-URSI Rad. Sci. Meet., Fajardo, Puerto-Rico, Jun. 2016, pp. 51–52.
Publication year: 2016


An H-matrix based fast direct solver is presented to accelerate the solution of volume integral equations pertinent to
the analysis of hydraulic fracture resistivity measurements. The solver’s performance for this problem type is compared to that of an FFT-accelerated iterative solver.