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Generalization of Snell's law

We generalized Snell's law and the resulting ray parameter from the isotropic to the anisotropic case.  


Mathematically, this is a consequence of translational symmetry, and hence follows from Noether's theorem.  


It facilitates both conceptually and computationally raytracing and inversion in laterally homogeneous media but anisotropic.

The Geomechanics Project

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