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Berit Oline Blihovde Hjelstuen

Professor, marine geology
  • E-mailBerit.Hjelstuen@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 35 07
  • Visitor Address
    Realfagbygget, Allègt. 41
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7803
    5020 Bergen

Research fields

  • Seismic stratigraphy
  • Sedimentary processes
  • Depositional environments
  • Margin development
  • Glacial landforms and processes
  • Pleistocene glacial history and reconstruction

Research areas

  • Norwegian and Western Barents Sea continental margin and adjacent deep-sea basins
  • North Sea
  • West Norwegian fjords

 

Research sabbaticals

  • Autumn 2012:  The National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS), UK
  • Spring   2013:  GEOMAR - Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, German
  • Spring   2017:  National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics (OGS), Trieste, Italy 

"Slukt av havet" - Geoforskning.no  (http://www.geoforskning.no/nyheter/grunnforskning/1369-slukt-av-havet) (December 2016)

"Jakten på Agderia - et sunket norgesrike" - Aftenposten (http://www.aftenposten.no/amagasinet/Jakten-pa-Agderia---et-sunket-norgesrike-199404b.html) (August 2016)

"Har oppdaga 19 storskred i Hardangerfjorden" - På Høyden ( http://pahoyden.no/2015/08/har-oppdaga-19-storskred-i-hardangerfjorden)  (August 2015)

MSc and PhD supervision

I have supervised/co-supervised 35 MSc students and 5 PhD candidates since 2009

 

Teaching

  • SPRING 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016

           GEOV101 (10 stp) - Introduction to Geology     

           GEOV102 (10 stp) - Excursions and Practicals in Geology

  • AUTUMN 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

          GEOV272 (10 stp) - Seismic Interpretation

  • AUTUMN 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014

          GEOV108 (10 stp)/GEOL110 (10 stp) - Introduction to marine geology and geophysics

  • SPRING 2010

          GEOL201(10 stp) - Marine geological and geophysical field and laboratorium course

          GEOF363 (10 stp) - Advanced marine geology and geophysics

  • AUTUMN 2009

          GEOL365 (5 stp) - Integrated interpretation of seismic and geophysical data

In press

Becker, L.W.M., Hjelstuen, B.O., Støren, E.W.N., Sejrup. H.P., Automated counting of sand sized particles in marine records. Sedimentology. In press

Morén, B., Sejrup, H.P., Hjelstuen, B.O., Borge, M., Schaüble, C., The last deglaciation of the Norwegian Channel; geomorphology, stratigraphy and radiocarbon dating. Boreas. In press

Stoker, M., Stewart, M.,  Shannon, P.,  Bjerager, M., Nielsen, T.,  Blischke, A., Hjelstuen, B.O.,  Gaina, C., McDermott, K., Olavsdottir, J., An overview of the Upper Paleozoic-Mesozoic stratigraphy of the NE Atlantic region. Geoloical Society London Special Publication 447. In press.

Becker, L.W.M., Sejrup. H.P., Hjelstuen, B.O., Haflidason, H., Dokken, T.M. Ocean-ice sheet interaction along the SE Nordic Seas margin from 35-15 ka BP. Marine Geology. In Press.

2017

Solli, K., Vikebø, J.A., Søyland, E., Hjelstuen, B.O., Kjennbakken, H.,  Thomassen, T., 2017. Detailed site survey examining the postglacial sediment succession and depositional processes within a Norwegian fjord system, Bjørnafjorden (west Norway). Norwegian Journal of Geology 97, 95-104.

2016

Sejrup, H.P., Clark, C.D., Hjelstuen, B.O., 2016. Rapid ice sheet retreat triggered by ice stream buttressing: Evidence from the North Sea. Geology 44(5), 355-358.

Bellwald, B., Hjelstuen, B.O., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., 2016. Postglacial mass movements and depositional environments in a high-latitude fjord system – Hardangerfjorden, Western Norway. Marine Geology 379, 157-175.

Kvarven, T., Mjelde, R., Hjelstuen, B., Faleide, J.I., Thybo, H., Flueh, E.R., Murai, Y., 2016. Crustal composition of the Møre margin, mid-Norway, compiled into a conjugate Atlantic margin transect. Tectonophysics 666, 144-157.

Hjelstuen, B.O., Grinde, S., 2016. 3D seismic investigation of Pleistocene Mass Transport Deposits and Glacigenic Debris Flows on the North Sea Fan, NE Atlantic Margin. In: Lamarche, G et al. (eds) Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazard Research, pp 265-272.

Bellwald, B., Hjelstuen, B.O., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., 2016. Postglacial mass failure in the Inner Hardangerfjorden, Western Norway. In: Lamarche, G et al. (eds) Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazard Research, pp 73-82.

2015

Hammer, Ø., Planke, S., Hafeez. A., Hjelstuen, B.O., Faleide, J.I., Kvalø. F., 2015. Agderia – a postglacial lost land in the southern Norwegian North Sea. Norwegian Journal of Geology 96, 43-60.

Hjelstuen, B.O.  and Andreassen, E.V., 2015. North Atlantic deep water processes and depositional environments: A study of the Cenozoic Norway Basin. Marine and Petroleum Geology 59, 429-441.

Sejrup, H.P., Hjelstuen, B.O., Nygård, A., Haflidason, H., Mardal, I., 2015. Late Devensian ice marginal features in the central North Sea - processes and chronology. Boreas 44, 1-13.

2014

NAG-TEC group (including Hjelstuen, B.O.), 2014. Tectonostratigraphic Atlas of the North-East Atlantic region. 340 pp. (Ed. Hopper, J., GEUS).

Kvarven, T., Hjelstuen, B.O., Mjelde, R., 2014. Tectonic and sedimentary processes along the ultraslow Knipovich spreading ridge. Marine Geophycial Research 35, 89-103.

Hjelstuen, B.O. and Brendryen, J., 2014. Submarine mass movements and trigger mechanisms in Byfjorden, western Norway. In: Krastel et al. (eds) Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazard Research 37, 351-359. Springer International Publishing Switzerland.

2013

Hjelstuen, B.O., Kjennbakken, H., Bleikli, V., Ersland, R.A., Kvilhaug, S., Euler, C., Alvheim, S., 2013. Fjord stratigraphy and processes – evidence from the NE Atlantic Fensfjorden system. Journal of Quaternary Science, 28 (4), 421-432.

2012

Hjelstuen, B.O., Nygård, A., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., 2012. Quaternary denudation of southern Fennoscandia - evidence from the marine realm. Boreas, 41(3), 379-390.

2011

Amundsen, I.M.H., Blinova, M., Hjelstuen, B.O., Mjelde, R., Haflidason, H.,2011. The Cenozoic western Svalbard margin – sediment geometry and sedimentary processes in an area of ultraslow oceanic spreading. Marine Geophysical Researches, 32(4), 441-453.

Reiche, S., Hjelstuen, B.O., Haflidason, H., 2011. High-resolution seismic stratigraphy, sedimentary processes and the origin of seabed cracks and pockmarks at Nyegga, mid-Norwegian margin. Marine Geology, 284, 28-39.

Chand, S., Rise, L., Knies, J., Haflidason, H., Hjelstuen, B.O., Bøe, L.,2011. Stratigraphic development of the south Vøring Margin (Mid-Norway) since early Cenozoic time and its influence on subsurface fluid flow. Marine and Petreoleum Geology, 28(7), 1350-1363

Rise, L., Chand, S., Haflidason, H., L’Heureux, J.S., Hjelstuen, B.O., Bellec, V., Longva, O., Brendryen, J., Vanneste, M., Bøe, R., 2011. Investigations of Slides at the Upper Continental Slope Off Vesterålen, North Norway. In: Yamada, Y et al. (eds) Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazard Research, 31, 167-177.

Vanneste, M., L’Heureux, J.S., Baeten, N., Brendryen, J., Vardy, M.E., Steiner, A., Forsberg, C.F., Kvalstad, T.J., Laberg, J.S., Chand, S., Longva, O., Rise, L., Haflidason, H., Hjelstuen, B.O., Forwick, M., Morgan, E., Lecomte, I., Kopf, A., Vorren, T., Reichel, T., 2011. Shallow Landslides and Their Dynamics in Coastal and Deepwater Environments, Norway. In: Yamada, Y et al. (eds) Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazard Research, 31, 29-43.

2010

Rise, L., Chand, S., Hjelstuen, B.O., Haflidason, H., Bøe, R., 2010. Late Cenozoic development of the south Vøring Margin, mid-Norway. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 27, 1789-1803.

Chen, Y., Ussler, III., Lepland, A., Haflidason, H., Rise, L., Hovland, M., Hjelstuen, B.O., 2010. Sources of methane inferred from δ13C of dissolved inorganic carbon in pockmark G11, offshore Mid-Norway. Chemical Geology, 275, 127-138.

Hjelstuen, B.O., Haflidason, H., Sejrup, H.P., Nygård, A.,2010. Sedimentary and structural control on pockmark development - evidence from the Nyegga Pockmark Field, NW Europaen margin. Geo-Marine Letters. Geo-Marine Letters, 30, 221-230.

Lyså, A., Hjelstuen, Larsen, E., 2010. Fjord fill in high-relief area; rapid deposition influenced by deglaciation dynamic, gravitational activity and glacio-isostatic rebound. BOREAS, 39, 39-55.

2009

Knies, J., Matthisen, Vogt, Laberg, J.S., Hjelstuen, B.O., Smelror, M., Larsen, E., Andreassen, K., Eivind, T., Vorren, T.O., 2009. A new Plio-Pleistocene ice sheet model for the Svalbard/Barents Sea region. Quaternary Science Reviews, 28, 812-829.

Hjelstuen, B.O., Haflidason, H., Sejrup, H.P., Lyså, A., 2009. Sedimentary processes and depositional environments in glaciated fjord systems – a case study from the west coast of Norway. Marine Geology, 258, 88-99.

2007

Hjelstuen, B.O., Eldholm, O., Faleide, J.I., 2007. Recurrent Pleistocene mega-failures on the SW Barents Sea margin. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 258 (3-4), 605-618.

2005

Evans, D., Stoker, M.S., Shannon, P.M & STRATAGEM partners (including B.Hjelstuen), 2005. The Stratagem Project: stratigraphic development of the glaciated European margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 22, 969-976.

Shannon, P.M., Stoker, M.S., Praeg, D., van Weering, T.C.E., de Haas, H., Nielsen, T., Dahlgren, K.I.T., Hjelstuen, B.O., 2005. Sequence stratigraphic implications for deep-water, underfilled basins. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 22, 1185-1200.

Laberg, J.S., Stoker, M., Dahlgren, T., de Haas, H., Haflidason, H., Hjelstuen, B.O., Nielsen, T., Shannon, P., Vorren, T.O. and van Weering, T., 2005. Cenozoic alongslope processses and sedimentation on the NW European Atlantic margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 22, 1069-1088.

Stoker, M.S., Praeg, D., Hjelstuen, B.O., Laberg, J.S., Nielsen, T., Shannon, P., 2005. Neogene stratigraphy and the sedimentary and oceanographic development of the NW European Atlantic margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 22, 977-1005.

Stoker, M.S., Hoult, R.J., Nielsen, T., Hjelstuen, B.O., Laberg, J.S., Shannon, P.M., Praeg D., Mathiesen, A., van Weering, T.C.E., McDonnell, A., 2005. Sedimentary and oceanographic responses to early Neogene compression on the NW European margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 22, 1031-1044.

Praeg, D., Stoker, M.S., Shannon, P.M., Ceramicola, S., Hjelstuen, B.O., Mathiesen, A., 2005.Episodic Cenozoic tectonism and the development of the NW European ‘passive’ margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 22, 1007-1030.

Sejrup, H.P., Hjelstuen, B.O., Dahlgren, T., Haflidason, H., Kuijpers, A., Nygård, A., Praeg, D., Stoker, M., Vorren, T.O., 2005. Pleistocene glacial history of the NW European Continental margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 22, 1111-1129.

Ceramicola, S., Stoker, M.S., Praeg, D., Shannon, P.M., De Santis, L., Hoult, R., Hjelstuen, B.O., Laberg, J.S., Mathiesen, A., 2005. Anomalous post-rift subsidence from 2D flexural backstripping of Cenozoic megasequences along the NW European margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 22, 1045-1067.

Stoker, M. S., Praeg, D., Shannon, P., Hjelstuen, B.O., Laberg, J.S., Nielsen, T., van Weering, T.C.E.., Sejrup, H.P., Evans, D. 2005. Neogene evolution of the Atlantic continental margin of NW Europe (Lofoten Islands to SW Ireland): anything but passive. In: Doré, A.G. et al. (eds), & Vining, B.A. (eds). Petroleum Geology: North-West Europe and Global Perspectives - Proceedings of the 6th Petroleum Geology Conference. Geological Society, London, pp 1057-1076.

Hjelstuen, B.O., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., Nygård, A., Ceramicola, S., Bryn, P., 2005. Late Cenozoic glacial history and evolution and of the Storegga Slide area and adjacent slide flanks regions, Norwegian continental margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 22 , 57-69

Lekens, W.A.H., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., Østvik Pedersen,G., Hjelstuen, B.O., Knorr, G., 2005. Plume sedimentation in the Northern North Sea preceding Henrich Event 1: origin, processes and regional linkages. Marine Geology, 216, 27-50.

2004

Hjelstuen, B.O., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., Nygård, A., Berstad, I.M. and Knorr, G., 2004. Late Quaternary seismic stratigraphy and evolution of the South Vøring Margin, Norwegian Sea. Quaternary Science Reviews 23, 1847-1865.

Hjelstuen, B.O., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., Berg, K., Bryn, P., 2004. Neogene and Quaternary depositional environments on the Norwegian continental margin, 62oN-68oN. Marine Geology, 213, 257-276.

Sejrup, H.P. Haflidason, H, Hjelstuen, B.O., Nygård, A., Bryn, P., Lien, R., 2004. Pleistocene development of the SE Nordic Seas margin. Marine Geology, 213, 169-200.

2003

Sejrup, H.P., Larsen, E., Haflidason, H., Berstad, I., Hjelstuen, B.O., Jonsdottir, H., King, E, Landvik, J., Longva, O., Nygård, A., Ottesen, D., Raunholm, S., Riise, L. Stalsberg, K, 2003. Configuration, history and impact of the Norwegian Channel Ice Stream. Boreas, 32 (1), 18-36.

2002

STRATAGEM partners (including Hjelstuen, B.O.), 2002. The Neogene stratigraphy of the glaciated European Margin from Lofoten to Procupine. Atlas. A product of the EC supported STRATAGEM project, Contract No. EVK3-CT-1999-00011, 75 pp.

2001

Butt, F.A., Elverhøi, A., Hjelstuen, B.O., Dimakis, P. and Solheim, A., 2001. Modelling late Cenozoic isostatic elevation changes in Storfjorden, NW Barents Sea: an indication of varying erosional regimes. Sedimentary Geology, 143 (1-2): 71-89.

1999

Hjelstuen, B.O., Eldholm, O. and Vogt, P. R., 1999. Slamdiapirar og slamvulkanar på den norske kontinentalmarginen. GEO 4: 2 pp.

Vogt, P.R., Crane, K., Sundvor, E., Hjelstuen, B.O., Gardner, J., Bowles, F., and Cherkashev, G., 1999. Ground-truthing 11-12 kHz sidescan sonar imagery in the Norwegian- Greenland Sea - Part II: Probable diapirs on the Bear Island Fan slide valley margins and the Vøring Plateau. Geo-Marine Letters 19: 111-130.

Eldholm, O., Sundvor, E., Vogt, P.R., Hjelstuen, B.O., Crane, K., Nilsen, A.K. and Gladczenko, T.P., 1999. SW Barents Sea continental margin heat flow and Håkon Mosby Mud Volcano. Geo-Marine Letters 19: 29-37.

Hjelstuen, B.O., Eldholm, O., Faleide, J.I. and Vogt, P.R., 1999. Regional setting of Håkon Mosby Mud Volcano, SW Barents Sea margin. Geo-Marine Letters 19: 22-28.

Hjelstuen B.O., Eldholm, O. and Skogseid, J., 1999. Cenozoic evolution of the northern Vøring margin. Geological Society of America Bulletin 111: 1792-1807.

1997

Hjelstuen, B.O., Eldholm, O. and Skogseid, J., 1997. Vøring Plateau diapir fields and their structural and depositional settings. Marine Geology 144: 33-57.

1996

Hjelstuen, B.O., Elverhøi, A. and Faleide, J. I., 1996. Cenozoic erosion and sediment yield in the drainage area of the Storfjorden Fan. In: A. Solheim, F. Riis, A. Elverhøi, J.I. Faleide, L.N. Jensen and S. Cloetingh (Eds.), Impaction of glaciations on basin evolution: Data and models from the Norwegian margin and adjacent areas. Global and Planetary Change 12: 95-117.

Faleide, J.I., Solheim, A., Fiedler, A., Hjelstuen, B.O., Andersen, E. S., Vanneste, K., 1996. Late Cenozoic evolution of the western Barents Sea-Svalbard Continental Margin. In: A. Solheim, F. Riis, A. Elverhøi, J.I. Faleide, L.N. Jensen and S. Cloetingh (Eds.), Impaction of glaciations on basin evolution: Data and models from the Nowegian margin and adjacent areas. Global and Planetary Change 12: 53-74.

 

Books
  • Bellwald, Benjamin; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Bellwald, Benjamin; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Haflidason, Haflidi. 2016. Postglacial mass failures in the Inner Hardangerfjorden, Western Norway. Springer. 615 pages. ISBN: 978-3-319-20979-1.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Siv, Grinde. 2016. 3D seismic investigation of Pleistocene Mass Transport Deposits and Glacigenic Debris Flows on the North Sea Fan, NE Atlantic Margin. Springer. 615 pages. ISBN: 978-3-319-20978-4.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Brendryen, Jo. 2014. Submarine mass movements and trigger mechanisms in Byfjorden, western Norway. Springer. 683 pages. ISBN: 978-3-319-00971-1.
Journal articles
  • Reinardy, Benedict; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Augedal, Hans; Jørstad, Arild. 2017. Late Pliocene-Pleistocene environments and glacial history of the northern North Sea. Quaternary Science Reviews. 158: 107-126. doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2016.12.022
  • Bellwald, Benjamin; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Haflidason, Haflidi. 2016. Postglacial mass movements and depositional environments in a high-latitude fjord system – Hardangerfjorden, Western Norway. Marine Geology. 379: 157-175. doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2016.06.002
  • Hammer, Øyvind; Planke, Sverre; Hafeez, Amer; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Faleide, Jan Inge; Kvalø, Frode. 2016. Agderia – A postglacial lost land in the southern Norwegian North Sea. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 96: 43-60. doi: 10.17850/njg96-1-05
  • Kvarven, Trond; Mjelde, Rolf; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Faleide, Jan Inge; Thybo, Hans; Flueh, Ernst R.; Murai, Yoshio. 2016. Crustal composition of the Møre Margin and compilation of a conjugate Atlantic margin transect. Tectonophysics. 666: 144-157. doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2015.11.002
  • Sejrup, Hans Petter; Clark, Chris D.; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde. 2016. Rapid ice sheet retreat triggered by ice stream debuttressing: Evidence from the North Sea. Geology. 44: 355-358. doi: 10.1130/G37652.1
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Andreassen, Elin Vormestrand. 2015. North Atlantic Ocean deep-water processes and depositional environments: A study of the Cenozoic Norway Basin. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 59: 429-441. doi: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2014.09.011
  • Sejrup, Hans Petter; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Nygård, Atle; Haflidason, Haflidi; Mardal, Ivar. 2015. Late Devensian ice-marginal features in the central North Sea - processes and chronology. Boreas. 44: 1-13. doi: 10.1111/bor.12090
  • Kvarven, Trond; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Mjelde, Rolf. 2014. Tectonic and sedimentary processes along the ultraslow Knipovich spreading ridge. Marine Geophysical Researches. 35: 89-103. doi: 10.1007/s11001-014-9212-1
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Kjennbakken, Heidi; Bleikli, Vegard Myrene; Ersland, Remi Anthoni; Kvilhaug, Sigurd; Euler, Christine; Alvheim, Svanhild. 2013. Fjord stratigraphy and processes - evidence from the NE Atlantic Fensfjorden system. Journal of Quaternary Science. 28: 421-432. doi: 10.1002/jqs.2636
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Nygård, Atle; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Haflidason, Haflidi. 2012. Quaternary denudation of southern Fennoscandia - evidence from the marine realm. Boreas. 41: 379-390. doi: 10.1111/j.1502-3885.2011.00239.x
  • Vanneste, Maarten; L'Heureux, Jean-Sébastien; Baeten, Nicole Jeanne; Brendryen, Jo; Vardy, Mark E.; Steiner, Alois; Forsberg, Carl Fredrik; Kvalstad, Tore Jan; Laberg, Jan Sverre; Chand, Shyam; Longva, Oddvar; Rise, Leif; Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Forwick, Matthias; Morgan, Eugene; Lecomte, Isabelle; Kopf, Achim; Vorren, Tore Ola; Reichel, Thomas. 2012. Shallow Landslides and Their Dynamics in Coastal and Deepwater Environments, Norway. Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research. 31: 29-41. doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-2162-3_3
  • Amundsen, Ingrid Marie Hasle; Blinova, Maria Konstantinovna; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Mjelde, Rolf; Haflidason, Haflidi. 2011. The Cenozoic western Svalbard margin – sediment geometry and sedimentary processes in an area of ultraslow spreading. Marine Geophysical Researches. 32: 441-453. doi: 10.1007/s11001-011-9127-z
  • Chand, S.; Rise, L; Knies, J; Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Bøe, R. 2011. Stratigraphic development of the south Voring margin (Mid-Norway) since early Cenozoic time and its influence on subsurface fluid flow. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 28: 1350-1363. doi: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2011.01.005
  • Reiche, Sönke; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Haflidason, Haflidi. 2011. High-resolution seismic stratigraphy, sedimentary processes and the origin of seabed cracks and pockmarks at Nyegga, mid-Norwegian margin. Marine Geology. 284: 28-39. doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2011.03.006
  • Chen, Yifeng; Ussler, William III; Haflidason, Haflidi; Lepland, Aivo; Rise, Leif; Hovland, Martin; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde. 2010. Sources of methane inferred from pore-water delta C-13 of dissolved inorganic carbon in Pockmark G11, offshore Mid-Norway. Chemical Geology. 275: 127-138. doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2010.04.013
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Haflidason, Haflidi; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Nygård, Atle. 2010. Sedimentary and structural control on pockmark development - evidence from the Nyegga pockmark field, NW European margin. Geo-Marine Letters. 30: 221-230. Published 2010-01-15. doi: 10.1007/s00367-009-0172-4
  • Lyså, Astrid; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Larsen, Eiliv. 2010. Fjord infill in a high-relief area: Rapid deposition influenced by deglaciation dynamics, glacio-isostatic rebound and gravitational activity. Boreas. 39: 39-55. doi: 10.1111/j.1502-3885.2009.00117.x
  • Rise, L.; Chand, Sheetal Karam; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Haflidason, Haflidi; Bøe, R. 2010. Late Cenozoic geological development of the south Voring margin, mid-Norway. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 27: 1789-1803. doi: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2010.09.001
  • Haflidason, Haflidi; Mienert, Jurgen; Kvamme, B.; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Bünz, Stefan; Barth, T; Vaular, Espen Nesheim; Chen, Yifeng; Chand, Shyam; Waldmann, David Nicolas; Zuhlsdorff, Christine; Kvalstad, T.J.; Reichel, Thomas. 2009. Gas Hydrates on the Norway - Barents Sea - Svalbard margin (GANS); an overview and preliminary results. EOS : Transactions. 52.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Haflidason, Haflidi; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Lyså, Astrid. 2009. Sedimentary processes and depositional environments in glaciated fjord systems — Evidence from Nordfjord, Norway. Marine Geology. 258: 88-99. doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2008.11.010
  • Knies, Jochen; Matthiessen, Jens; Vogt, Christoph; Laberg, Jan Sverre; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline; Smelror, Morten; Larsen, Eiliv; Andreassen, Karin; Eidvin, Tor; Vorren, Tore Ola. 2009. The Plio-Pleistocene glaciation of the Barents Sea-Svalbard region: a new model based on revised chronostratigraphy. Quaternary Science Reviews. 28: 812-829. doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2008.12.002
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Eldholm, Olav; Faleide, JI. 2008. Armageddon in the Oceans. Geo. 11: 52-53.
  • Haflidason, H.; Mienert, Jurgen; Kvamme, B.; Knies, J.; Kvalstad, T. J.; Hoiland, S.; Planke, S.; Andersen, E. S.; Riis, F.; Hjelstuen, B; Bünz, Stefan; Chand, S. 2007. Gas hydrates on the Norway-Barents Sea-Svalbard margin (GANS). EOS : Transactions. 88.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Eldholm, Olav; Faleide, Jan Inge. 2007. Recurrent Pleistocene mega-failures on the SW Barents Sea margin. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 258: 605-618. doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2007.04.025
  • Knies, Jochen; Matthiessen, Jens; Laberg, Jan Sverre; Vogt, Christoph; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline; Smelror, Morten; Larsen, E; Andreassen, Karin; Eidvin, T; Vorren, Tore Ola. 2007. A new assessment of the Barents Sea glaciation during the Plio-Pleisticene. Abstracts and Proceedings of the Geological Society of Norway. 2.
  • Ceramicola, S; Stoker, M. S.; Praeg, D; Shannon, P.M.; De Santis, L.; Hoult, R; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline; Laberg, Jan Sverre; Mathiesen, A; Mathiesen, Anders. 2005. Anomalous Cenozoic subsidence along the “passive” continental margin from Ireland to mid-Norway. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 22.
  • Evans, D; Stoker, Martyn S.; Shannon, Patrick; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Nygård, Atle. 2005. The STRATAGEM project: Stratigraphic development of the glaciated European margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 22. 969-976.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Haflidason, Haflidi; Nygård, Atle; Ceramicola, Silvia; Bryn, Petter. 2005. Late Cenozoic glacial history and evolution of the Storegga Slide area and adjacent slide flank regions, Norwegian continental margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 22: 57-69.
  • Laberg, Jan Sverre; Stoker, MS; Dahlgren, Torbjørn; de Haas, H; Haflidason, H; Hjelstuen, BO; Nielsen, T; Shannon, PM; Vorren, Tore Ola; van Weering, TCE; Van Weering, T.C.E; Ceramicola, S. 2005. Cenozoic alongslope processes and sedimentation on the NW European Atlantic margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 22: 1069-1088.
  • Lekens, Wim Albert Henri; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Haflidason, Haflidi; Petersen, Gunn Østvik; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Knorr, Gregor. 2005. Laminated sediments preceding heinrich event 1 in the Northern North Sea and Southern Norwegian Sea: Origin, processes and regional linkage. Marine Geology. 216: 27-50.
  • Lekens, Wim Albert Henri; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Haflidason, Haflidi; Petersen, Gunn Østvik; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Knorr, Gregor. 2005. Laminated sediments preceding Heinrich event 1 in the Northern Sea and Southern Norwegian Sea: Origin, processes and regional linkage. Marine Geology. 216: 27-50.
  • Praeg, D; Stoker, MS; Shannon, PM; Ceramicola, S; Hjelstuen, B; Laberg, Jan Sverre; Mathiesen, Anders; Mathiesen, A. 2005. Episodic Cenozoic tectonism and the development of the NW European 'passive' continental margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 22.
  • Sejrup, HP; Hjelstuen, BO; Dahlgren, Torbjørn; Dahlgren, K.I.T; Haflidason, H; Kuijpers, A; Kuipers, A; Nygård, Atle; Nygard, A; Praeg, D; Stoker, MS; Vorren, Tore Ola. 2005. Pleistocene glacial history of the NW European continental margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 22.
  • Shannon, Patrick; Stoker, Martyn S.; Praeg, Daniel; Van Weering, T.C.E; de Haas, H.; Nielsen, T.; Dahlgren, K.I.T; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde. 2005. Sequence stratigraphic analysis in deepwater underfilled NV European passive margin basins. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 22: 1185-1200.
  • Stoker, M. S.; Hoult, R; Nielsen, T.; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline; Laberg, Jan Sverre; Shannon, P.M.; Praeg, D; Mathiesen, A; Van Weering, T. C. E.; McDonnel, A.; McDonnell, A. 2005. Sedimentary and oceanographic responses to early Neogene compression on the NW European margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 22.
  • Stoker, MS; Praeg, D; Shannon, PM; Hjelstuen, BO; Laberg, Jan Sverre; Nielsen, T. 2005. Neogene stratigraphy and sedimentation on the NW European Atlantic margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 22: 977-1005.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Haflidason, Haflidi; Berg, Kjell; Bryn, Petter. 2004. Neogene and Quaternary depositional environments on the Norwegian continental margin, 62°N-68°N. Marine Geology. 213: 257-276.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Haflidason, Haflidi; Nygård, Atle; Berstad, Ida M.; Knorr, Gregor. 2004. Late Quaternary seismic stratigraphy and geological development of the south Vøring margin, Norwegian Sea. Quaternary Science Reviews. 23: 1847-1865.
  • Sejrup, Hans Petter; Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Nygård, Atle; Bryn, Petter; Lien, Reidar. 2004. Pleistocene development of the SE Nordic seas margin. Marine Geology. 213: 169-170.
  • Sejrup, Hans Petter; Larsen, Eiliv; Haflidason, Haflidi; Berstad, Ida Malene; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Jonsdottir, H; King, Edward L.; Landvik, Jon; Longva, Oddvar; Nygård, Atle; Ottesen, Dag; Rise, Leif; Stalsberg, Knut. 2003. Configuration, history and impact of the Norwegian Channel Ice Stream. Boreas. 32: 18-36.
Reports and theses
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Monsen, Stig; Bergeland, Jørgen; Morén, Björn M; Reinardy, Benedict; Wiberg, Daniel Hesjedal; Grimoldi, Elena. 2014. Marine Geological Cruise Report from the Eastern North Sea. Department of Earth Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway. 21 pages.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Monsen, Stig; Bellwald, Benjamin; Morén, Björn M; Haaga, Kristian Agasøster; Wiberg, Daniel Hesjedal; Jamieson, Stewart S.R. 2013. Marine Geological Cruise Report from the Norwegian Channel. Department of Earth Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway. 44 pages.
  • Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Kjennbakken, Heidi; Mjell, Tor Lien; Monsen, Stig; Bjørseth, Eva. 2011. Marine Geological Cruise Report from Karmsundet, Boknafjorden, Nedstrandsfjorden, Krossfjorden, Erfjorden and Jøsenfjorden. Universitetet i Bergen. 37 pages.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Alvheim, Svanhild; Kjennbakken, Heidi; Monsen, Stig; Steinsland, Asgeir; Waldmann, Nicolas; Bleikli, Vegard Myrene; Bråten, Magnus; Elgåen, Henning Lysne; Ersland, Remi Anthoni; Karlsen, Anders; Hatleseth, Svein-Martin S.; Kvilhaug, Sigurd; Sand, Gjermund kopland. 2010. Marine Geological Cruise Report to Fensfjorden, Bjørnafjorden, Byfjorden, Report No. 100-01/10. Department of Earth Sciences, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway. 31 pages.
  • Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Kjennbakken, Heidi; Waldmann, Nicolas; Monsen, Stig; Student, Team. 2009. Marin geological cruise report from Straumsfjord, Malangen, Balsfjord, Ullsfjord og Lyngen – R/V ”G.O. SARS” 12. – 14.9.2009. Department of Earth Science, Univ. Bergen, Bergen. 32 pages.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Kleiven, Helga Flesche; Monsen, Stig; Student team, . 2009. Marine Geological Cruise Report from By-fjorden, Salhusfjorden and Herdlefjordn - R/V Hans Brattstrøm 9-13.2.2009. Department of Earth Science, Univ. Bergen. 12 pages.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Kleiven, Helga Flesche; Monsen, Stig; Student, Team. 2009. Marine Geological Cruise Report from By-fjorden and Herdlafjorden – R/V Hans Brattstrøm, 8. – 10.9.2009. Department of Earth Science, Univ. Bergen. 11 pages.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Kleiven, Helga Flesche; Haflidason, Haflidi; Kjennbakken, Heidi; Student team, . 2008. Marine Geological Cruise Report from Byfjorden, Salhus-fjorden and Herdlafjorden. R/V ”Hans Brattstrøm”, 100-01/08. 18.-22.02.08. Dept. Earth Science, Univ. Bergen.
  • Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde. 2007. Marine Geological Cruise Report from Fensfjorden, Austfjorden and Sognefjorden. Universitetet i Bergen. No 100-02/07. Universitetet i bergen. 27 pages.
  • Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Nygård, Atle; Monsen, Stig; Mardal, I.; Mardal, Ivar. 2007. Marine geological cruise report from Møre Margin, Vøring Plateau, Lofoten Basin and Andøya Channel. Universitetet i Bergen. GS-07-148. universitetet i bergen. 112 pages.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Aarseth, Inge. 2007. Marine Geological Cruise Report from Byfjorden, Salhusfjorden and Herdlefjorden. Universitetet i Bergen. 1. universitetet i bergen. 13 pages.
  • Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Aarseth, Inge; Monsen, Stig; Chand, S.; Zuehlsdorff, C.; Nøkling, T.B.; Sverre, K.K.; Førde, A.-E.; Macakova, J.; Kjennbakken, J.; Miljeteig, N.; Årthun, T.; Bøe, H.; Abdullah, A.A. 2006. Marine Geological Cruise Report from Ranafjorden, Voldafjorden, sognefjorden, Norwegian Channel, Bygjorden and South Hordaland fjords. R/V ”G.O.Sars” 16-26.11.06. Department of Earth Science, University of Bergen. 53 pages.
  • Nygård, Atle; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Monsen, Stig; Brendryen, Jo; Mardal, I.; Clark, C.; Hugehes, A.; Levine, R. 2006. Marine Geological Cruise Report North Sea/Fladen area. R/V G.O.Sars 26.11-2.12.06. Universitetet i Bergen, Department of Earth Science. 29 pages.
  • Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Nygård, Atle; Asplin, Lars; Monsen, Stig; Presterud, I.V; Malysheva, M.A; Dalsøren, R; Gjerde Kjøsnes, Ø.A. 2005. Marine Geological Cruise Report from Hardangerfjorden.Report No. 100-05/02. Department of Earth Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway. 32 pages.
  • Haflidason, Haflidi; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Nygård, Atle; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Grasmo, Kristin Johanne; Vikebø, Jarle Andre; Monsen, Stig; Lyså, Astrid; Hughes, A; Pask, E; Germond, F; Rabbe, N.P. 2005. Marine geological cruise report from Nordfjord, Måløy Plateau, South Storegga Slide, North Sea Fan, North Sea Plateau and Hardangerfjorden. Report No 100-05/01. Department of Earth Science, University of Bergen, Bergen. 85 pages.
  • Gauer, P.; Kvalstad, Tore; Elverhøi, Anders; De Blasio, F.V.; Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde. 2004. Slide and slide runout in the Møre/Vøring area. Morphology and improved methods for analysis of rundout distance of submarine slides. NGI, report 20031365-1, Oslo. 114 pages.
Book sections
  • Rise, Leif Christian; Chand, Shyam; Haflidason, Haflidi; L'Heureux, Jean-Sébastien; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Bellec, Valérie K.; Longva, Oddvar; Brendryen, Jo; Vanneste, Maarten; Bøe, Reidulv. 2012. Investigations of Slides at the Upper Continental Slope Off Vesterålen, North Norway. 15, pages 167-175. In:
    • Yamada, Yasushiro; Kawamura, Kiichiro; Ikehara, Ken; Ogawa, Yujiro; Urgeles, Roger; Mosher, David C.; Chaytor, Jason D.; Strasser, Michael. 2012. Submarine Mass Movement and Their Consequences - 5th International Symposium. Springer Science+Business Media B.V.. 770 pages. ISBN: 978-94-007-2161-6.
  • Rise, Leif; Chand, Shyam; Haflidason, Haflidi; L'Heureux, Jean-Sébastien; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Bellec, V.; Longva, Oddvar; Brendryen, Jo; Vanneste, Maarten; Bøe, Reidulv. 2011. Investigation of slides at the upper continental slope off Vesterålen, North Norway. chapter 15, pages 167-176. In:
    • Yamada, Y.; Kawamura, K.; Ogawa, Y.; Urgeles, R.; Mosher, D.; Chaytor, J.; Strasser, M. 2011. Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences: 5th International Symposium. Springer. 756 pages. ISBN: 978-94-007-2161-6.
  • Vanneste, Maarten; L'Heureux, Jean-Sébastien; Baeten, Nicole Jeanne; Brendryen, Jo; Vardy, M. E.; Steiner, A.; Forsberg, Carl Fredrik; Kvalstad, Tore Jan; Laberg, Jan Sverre; Chand, S.; Longva, O.; Rise, L.; Haflidason, Haflidi; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Forwick, Matthias; Morgan, E.; Lecomte, Isabelle; Kopf, A.; Vorren, Tore Ola; Reichel, T. 2011. Shallow Landslides and Their Dynamics in Coastal and Deepwater Environments, Norway. 3, pages 29-41. In:
    • Yamada, Y.; Kawamura, K.; Ogawa, Y.; Urgeles, R.; Mosher, D.; Chaytor, J.; Strasser, M. 2011. Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences: 5th International Symposium. Springer. 756 pages. ISBN: 978-94-007-2161-6.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline; Sejrup, Hans-Petter; Andreassen, Karin; Bøe, R.; Eldholm, O.; Hovland, M.; Knies, J.; Kvalstad, T. J.; Kvamme, B.; Mienert, Jurgen; Pedersen, R. B. 2005. Gas hydrates and natural seeps in the Nordic Seas - the GANS working group. Abstract, pages 52-52. In:
    • Nakrem, Hans Arne. 2005. Abstracts and Proceedings of the Geological Society of Norway, 1, 2005. 131 pages. ISBN: 82-92394-22-2.
  • Stoker, M. S.; Praeg, D; Shannon, P.M.; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline; Laberg, Jan Sverre; Nielsen, T.; Van Weering, T. C. E.; Sejrup, H. P.; Evans, D. 2005. Neogene evolution of the Atlantic continental margin of NW Europe (Lofoten Islands to SW Ireland): anything but passive. Vitenskapelig artikkel, pages 1057-1076. In:
    • Dore, A.G.; Vining, B.A. 2005. Petroleum Geology: North-West Europe and Global Perspectives - Proceedings of the 6th Petroleum Geology Conference. Geological Society. 1660 pages. ISBN: 1-86239-164-5.
  • Stoker, Martyn S.; Praeg, Daniel; Shannon, Patrick; Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Laberg, Jan Sverre; Nielsen, Tove; Van Weering, T.; Sejrup, Hans Petter; Evans, D. 2005. Neogene evolution of the Atlantic continental margin of NW Europe (Lofoten Islands to SW Ireland): anything but passive. Neogene evolution of the Atlantic continental margin, pages 1057-1076. In:
    • Doré, A.G.; Vining, B.A. 2005. Petroleum Geology: North-West Europe and Global Perspectives � Proceedings of the 6th Petroleum Geology Conference. 1690 pages. ISBN: 1862391645.

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Education:

1997: Dr. Scient, Department of Geology, University of Oslo

1993: Cand Scient, Department of Geology, University of Oslo

1991: Cand Mag, Department of Geology, University of Oslo

 

Employment:

2013- : Professor in Marine Geology, Department of Earth Science, University of Bergen

2006-2013: Assosiate Professor in Marine Geology, Department of Earth Science, University of Bergen (Permanent position from 1st of February 2009)

2001-2006: Postdoc/Researcher, Department of Earth Science, University of Bergen

1997-2001: Marine geologist, AS Geoconsult, Bergen

2017-2021 : Reconstructing the Quaternary basin configuration and evolution in the central/northern North Sea (PETROMAKS2 - NRC)

2017-2018 : Testing trigger mechanisms for mass failures along the northeast Atlantic margin (DAAD - NRC)

2013-2017 : GLANAM ITN (www.glanam.org - EU 7th Framework Programme)

2013-2015 : Reconstructing NE North Sea glacial history  (LUNDIN Norway AS)

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