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Olav Eldholm

Professor
  • E-mailOlav.Eldholm@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 32 81
  • Visitor Address
    Realfagbygget, Allègt. 41
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7803
    5020 Bergen
Books
  • Eldholm, Olav. 2007. Seismic reservoir characterization - an earth modelling perspective. 255 pages. ISBN: 978-90-73781-77-1.
Journal articles
  • Bungum, Hilmar; Eldholm, Olav. 2014. Thomas Kuhn etter 50 år: En platetektonisk innfallsvinkel. Nytt Norsk Tidsskrift. 1. 44-53.
  • Eldholm, Olav; Bungum, Hilmar. 2013. Ei Henderik Tid. Naturen. 6. 227-233.
  • Eldholm, Olav; Coffin, Milred F. 2013. LIPs - Enorme episodiske vulkanprovinser. Geo. 16: 16-21.
  • Kristoffersen, Yngve; Elverhøi, Anders; Eldholm, Olav. 2013. Nansens arv. Dagsavisen. 4. Published 2013-03-22.
  • Thiede, Jørn; Eldholm, Olav; Myhre, A.M. 2011. Scientific deep-sea drilling in high northern latitudes. Geological Society of London : Memoirs. 36: 703-714.
  • Engen, Øyvind; Gjengedal, Jakob Andreas; Faleide, Jan Inge; Kristoffersen, Yngve; Eldholm, Olav. 2009. Seismic stratigraphy and sediment thickness of the Nansen Basin, Arctic Ocean. Geophysical Journal International. 176: 805-821. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2008.04028.x
  • Faleide, JI; Tsikalas, F.; Breivik, A.J; Mjelde, Rolf; Ritzmann, O; Engen, Ø; Wilson, J.; Eldholm, Olav. 2008. Structure and evolution of the continental margin off Norway and the Barents Sea. Episodes. 31: 82-91.
  • Faleide, Jan Inge; Tsikalas, Filippos; Breivik, Asbjørn Johan; Mjelde, R; Ritzmann, Oliver; Engen, Øyvind; Wilson, Jonas; Eldholm, O. 2008. Structure and evolution of the continental margin off Norway and Barents Sea. Episodes. 31.
  • Hjelstuen, Berit Oline Blihovde; Eldholm, Olav; Faleide, JI. 2008. Armageddon in the Oceans. Geo. 11: 52-53.
  • Neal, C.R; Coffin, Millard F.; Arndt, N.; Duncan, Robert A.; Eldholm, Olav; Erba, E,; Farnetani, C.; Fitton, J. Godfrey; Ingle, S.P.; Ohkouchi, N.; Rampino, M.R.; Reichow, M.R; Self, S.; Tatsumi, Y. 2008. Investigating Large Igneous Province formation and associated paleoenvironmental events: A white paper for scientific drilling. Scientific Drilling. 6: 4-18.
  • 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
  • Coffin, Millard F.; Duncan, Robert A.; Eldholm, Olav; Fitton, J. Godfrey; Frey, Fred A.; Larsen, Hans Christian; Mahoney, John J.; Saunders, Andrew D.; Schlich, Roland; Wallace, Paul J. 2006. Large igneous provinces and scientific ocean drilling - status quo and a look ahead. Oceanography. 19: 150-160.
  • Dobretsov, N.L; Eldholm, Olav; Simonov, V.A. 2005. Preface. Russian Geology and Geophysics. Special issue: 843-846.
  • Dobretsov, N.L; Eldholm, Olav; Simonov, V.A. 2005. Large Igneous Provinces. Russian Geology and Geophysics. special issue.
  • Mochizuki, K; Eldholm, Olav; Taira, A. 2005. Massive early Cretaceous volcanic activity in the Nauru Basin related to emplacement of the Ontong Java Plateau. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems. 6.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Eldholm, Olav; Faleide, Jan Inge. 2005. Crustal structure of the Lofoten-Vesterålen continental margin, off Norway. Tectonophysics. 404: 151-174.
  • Engen, Øyvind; Eldholm, Olav; Bungum, Hilmar. 2003. The Arctic plate boundary. Journal of Geophysical Research. 108: ETG 5-1-ETG 5-17.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Eldholm, Olav; Faleide, Jan Inge. 2003. Early Eocene sea floor spreading and continent-ocean boundary between Jan Mayen and Senja fracture zones in the Norwegian-Greenland Sea. Marine Geophysical Researches. 23: 247-270.
  • Eldholm, Olav. 2002. Integrasjon, nettverk, datateknologi og samarbeid som suksesskriterier. Geo. 5: 12-16.
  • Eldholm, Olav. 2002. Når historien skal skrives. Sokkelspeilet : norsk oljetidsskrift. 2. 49.
  • Eldholm, Olav. 2002. Når historien skal skrives. Sokkelspeilet : norsk oljetidsskrift. 2. 49.
  • Eldholm, Olav; Tsikalas, Filippos; Faleide, Jan Inge. 2002. En mangfoldig kontinentalmargin. Geo. 5: 12-16.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Faleide, Jan Inge; Eldholm, Olav. 2002. Mesozoic-Early Cenozoic rifting and subsequent breakup along the Lofoten-Vesterålen volcanic margin off Norway. Bollettino di Geodesia e Scienze Affini. 42: 108-111.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Gudlaugsson, Steinar Thor; Faleide, Jan Inge; Eldholm, Olav. 2002. The Mjølnir marine impact crater porosity anomaly. Deep-sea research. Part II, Topical studies in oceanography. 49: 1103-1120.
  • Cofffin, M.F.; Eldholm, Olav. 2001. Igneous Provinces. Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences. 1290-1298.
  • Cofffin, M.F.; Eldholm, Olav. 2001. Large Igneous Provinces: progenitors of some ophiolites? Journal of the Geological Society. 352: 59-70.
  • Eldholm, Olav; Sundvor, Eirik; Myhre, Annik M; Engen, Øyvind. 2001. From exploratory to process-oriented high-latitude marine geophysical and geological research. Mitteilungen der Pollichia. 88: 43-48.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Faleide, Jan Inge; Eldholm, Olav. 2001. Lateral variations in tectono-magmatic style along the Lofoten-Vesterålen volcanic margin off Norway. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 18: 807-832.
  • Berndt, Christian; Skogly, O.P.; Planke, Sverre; Eldholm, Olav; Mjelde, Rolf. 2000. High-velocity breakup-related sills in the Vøring Basin, off Norway. Journal of Geophysical Research. 105: 22443-22454.
  • Byrkjeland, Unni; Bungum, Hilmar; Eldholm, Olav. 2000. Seismotectonics of the Mid-Norwegian continental margin. Journal of Geophysical Research. 105: 6221-6236.
  • Eldholm, Olav; Cofffin, M.F. 2000. Large Igneous Provinces and Plate Tectonics. Geophysical Monograph. 121: 309-326.
  • Eldholm, Olav; Cofffin, M.F.; Stoffa, P L; Austad, Joar. 2000. Academic/Industrial cooperation in marine seismology: an international model. Proceedings Offshore Technology Conference.
  • Eldholm, Olav; Gladczenko, T. P.; Skogseid, Jakob; Planke, Sverre. 2000. Atlantic volcanic margins: a comparative study. Geological Society Special Publication. 167: 411-428.
  • Hjelstuen, B.O.; Eldholm, Olav; Skogseid, Jakob. 2000. Cenozoic evolution of the northern Vøring margin. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 111: 1792-1807.
  • Skogseid, Jakob; Planke, Sverre; Faleide, Jan Inge; Pedersen, Terje Rolf; Eldholm, Olav; Neverdal, F. 2000. NE Atlantic continental rifting and volcanic margin formation. Geological Society Special Publication. 167: 295-326.
  • Sundvor, Eirik; Eldholm, Olav; Gladczenko, T. P.; Planke, Sverre. 2000. Norwegian-Greenland Sea thermal field. Geological Society Special Publication. 167: 397-410.
  • Eldholm, Olav; Sundvor, Eirik; Vogt, P.R.; Hjelstuen, B.O.; Crane, K.; Nilsen, A.K.; Gladczenko, T.P. 1999. SW Barents Sea continental margin heat flow and Hakon Mosby Mud Volcano. Geo-Marine Letters. 19: 29-37.
  • Eldholm, Olav; Sundvor, Eirik; Vogt, P.R.; Hjelstuen, B.O.; Crane, K.; Nilsen, Alf Kr; Gladczenko, T. P. 1999. SW Barents Sea continental margin heat flow and Håkon Mosby Mud Volcano. Geo-Marine Letters. 19: 29-37.
  • Gladczenko, T. P.; Skogseid, Jakob; Eldholm, Olav. 1999. Namibia volcanic margin. Marine Geophysical Researches. 20: 313-341.
  • Gladczenko, TP; Skogseid, J; Eldholm, Olav. 1999. Namibia volcanic margin. Marine Geophysical Researches. 313-341.
  • Hjelstuen, B.O.; Eldholm, Olav; Faleide, Jan Inge; 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, Olav; Skogseid, Jakob. 1999. Cenozoic evolution of the northern Vøring margin. Geological Society of America Bulletin. 111: 1792-1807.
  • Hjelstuen, B.O.; Eldholm, Olav; Vogt, P.R. 1999. Ein "aktiv" passiv kontinentalmargin. Geo. 22-25.
  • Hjelstuen, BO; Eldholm, Olav; Faleide, JI; Vogt PR, [Mangler fornavn]. 1999. Regional setting of the Håkon Mosby Mud Volcano, SW Barents Margin. Geo-Marine Letters. 19: 22-28.
  • Hjelstuen, BO; Eldholm, Olav; Skogseid, J. 1999. Cenozoic evolution of the northern Vøring margin. Geological Society of America Bulletin. 111: 1792-1807.
  • Planke, S; Alvestad, E; Eldholm, Olav. 1999. Seismic Characteristics of basaltic extrusives and intrusives. The Leading Edge. 18: 342-348.
  • Planke, Sverre; Alvestad, Eivind; Eldholm, Olav. 1999. Seismic characteristics of basaltic extrusives and intrusives. The Leading Edge. 18: 342-348.
  • Ren, S; Skogseid, J; Eldholm, Olav. 1999. Late Creataceous-Paleocene extension on the Vøring volcanic margin. Marine Geophysical Researches. 20: 343-369.
  • Ren, Shicun; Skogseid, Jakob; Eldholm, Olav. 1999. Late Creataceous-Paleocene extension on the Vøring volcanic margin. Marine Geophysical Researches. 20: 343-369.
  • Todal, A.; Eldholm, Olav. 1999. Continental margin off western India and Deccan Large Igneous Province. Marine Geophysical Researches. 20: 273-291.
  • Todal, A; Eldholm, Olav. 1999. Continental margin off western India and Deccan Large Igneous Province. Marine Geophysical Researches. 20: 273-291.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Gudlaugsson, Steinar Thor; Faleide, Jan Inge; Eldholm, Olav. 1999. Mjølnir structure, Barents Sea: a marine impact crater laboratory. Geological Society of America Bulletin.
  • Cloetingh, S.; Eldholm, Olav; Larsen, B. T.; Gabrielsen, Roy H.; Sassi, W. 1994. Dynamics of extensional basin formation and inversion: introduction. Tectonophysics. 240: 1-9.
Reports and theses
  • Gradstein, Felix; Ren, Shicun; Tsikalas, Filippos; Eldholm, Olav; Faleide, Jan Inge; Myhre, Annik M. 2000. The Cretaceous Gateway between the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans. ODP Proposal #588-full. 49 pages.
  • Eldholm, Olav. 1976. The sediment distribution and main structural elements of the Norwegian-Greenland sea and surrounding areas based on marine geophysical data. UiB.
Book sections
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Faleide, Jan Inge; Gudlaugsson, Steinar Thor; Eldholm, Olav. 2010. Impact structure and morphology. Chapter 3, pages 47-73. In:
    • Dypvik, Henning; Tsikalas, Filippos; Smelror, Morten. 2010. The Mjølnir impact event and its consequences. Geology and geophysics of a Late Jurassic/Early Cretaceous marine impact event. Springer. 318 pages. ISBN: 978-3-540-88259-6.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Faleide, Jan Inge; Werner, Stephanie; Torsvik, Trond Helge; Gudlaugsson, Steinar Thor; Eldholm, Olav. 2010. Impact geophysics and modelling. Chapter 4, pages 75-137. In:
    • Dypvik, Henning; Tsikalas, Filippos; Smelror, Morten. 2010. The Mjølnir impact event and its consequences. Geology and geophysics of a Late Jurassic/Early Cretaceous marine impact event. Springer. 318 pages. ISBN: 978-3-540-88259-6.
  • Coffin, Millard F.; Eldholm, Olav. 2007. Large Igneous Provinces. Origins, pages 12-25. In:
    • Oceans, In:. 2007. Oceans: A Scientific American Reader. University of Chicago Press. 320 pages. ISBN: 978-0-226-74262-5.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Faleide, Jan Inge; Eldholm, Olav; Wilson, Jonas. 2005. Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic structural and stratigraphic correlations between the conjugate mid-Norway and NE Greenland continental margins. 785-801, pages 785-801. 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.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Faleide, Jan Inge; Eldholm, Olav; Wilson, Jonas. 2005. Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic structural and stratigraphic correlations between the conjugate mid-Norway and NE Greenland continental margins. kapittel, pages 785-801. In:
    • Doré, 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: 1862391645.
  • Coffin, Millard F.; Eldholm, Olav. 2004. Large Igneous Provinces. Large Igneous Provinces, pages 315-323. In:
    • Selley, Richard S.; Cocks, L. Robin M.; Plimer, Ian R. 2004. Encyclopedia of Geology. 2750 pages. ISBN: 0126363803.
  • Eldholm, Olav; Tsikalas, Filippos. 2004. Scientific aspects of the continental shelf. Scientific aspects of the continental shelf, pages 41-57. In:
    • Nordquist, M.H.; Moore, J.N.; Heidar, T.H. 2004. Legal and Scientific Aspects of Continental Shelf Limits. 472 pages. ISBN: 9004139125.
  • Eldholm, Olav; Tsikalas, Filippos; Faleide, Jan Inge. 2002. The continental margin off Norway 62-75oN: Palaeogene tectono-magmatic segmentation and sedimentation. 39-68. In:
    • Jolley, D.W.; Bell, B.R. 2002. The North Atlantic Igneous Province: Stratigraphy, tectonic, volcanic and magmatic processes. -1 pages.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Faleide, Jan Inge; Eldholm, Olav; Dypvik, Henning. 2002. Seismic correlation of the Mjølnir marine impact event to nearby shallow drillholes. 307-321. In:
    • Pesonen, L.J.; Plado, J. 2002. Impact Studies (Impacts in Precambrian Shields). -1 pages.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Dypvik, Henning; Faleide, Jan Inge; Gudlaugsson, Steinar Thor; Eldholm, Olav. 2001. Mjølnirkrateret. 31-33. In:
    • Roaldset, Elen; Sjulsen, Svein-Erik. 2001. Høydepunkter (Universitetets naturhistoriske museer og botanisk hage). Universitetet i Oslo. -1 pages. ISBN: 82-7970-002-1.
  • Symonds, P.A.; Eldholm, Olav; Mascle, J; Moore, G F. 2000. Characteristics of continental margins. 25-63. In:
    • Cook, P J; Carleton, C M. 2000. Continental Shelf Limits: The Scientific and Legal Interface. -1 pages.
  • Tsikalas, Filippos; Dypvik, Henning; Faleide, Jan Inge; Gudlaugsson, Steinar Thor; Eldholm, Olav. 2000. Mjølnir: an impact crater offshore Northern Norway. 31-33. In:
    • Roaldset, Elen; Sjulsen, Svein-Erik. 2000. Highlights (Selected attractions Natural History Museums and Botanical Garden). Universitetet i Oslo. -1 pages. ISBN: 82-7970-001-3.
  • Tsikala, F; Gudlaugsson, ST; Faleide, JI; Eldholm, Olav. 1999. Mjølnir structure, Barents Sea: a marine impact crater laboratory. 339. In:
    • Dressler, B.O.; Sharpton, V.L. 1999. Impact Cratering and Planetary Evolution II.

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