AM  Vol.5 No.8 , May 2014
The Research of Ellipse Parameter Fitting Algorithm of Ultrasonic Imaging Logging in the Casing Hole
Author(s) Jihui Tu*, Bin Yang
ABSTRACT
In order to estimate intensity and direction of pressure acted on oil well in horizontal, this paper proposes an algorithm of ellipse fitting based on least square method for sections of oil well with ultrasonic imaging logging data. Five parameters about ellipse corresponding to the sections of oil well are extracted and their geometry deformations and direction are estimated. The tested results show that the fitting algorithm is robust and the estimating error of parameter is small, which have very important practical significance on processing the well logging.

Cite this paper
Tu, J. and Yang, B. (2014) The Research of Ellipse Parameter Fitting Algorithm of Ultrasonic Imaging Logging in the Casing Hole. Applied Mathematics, 5, 1317-1321. doi: 10.4236/am.2014.58124.
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