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Marine geology

Sediment processes

Quaternary stratigraphy

Glaciation history

Gas hydrates

Tephrochronology

Autumn 2016

GEOV110 (10 stp) - Introduction to Marine- and Quaternary Geology

GEOV228 (10 stp) - Quarternay dating methods

Spring 2017

GEOV231 (10 stp) - Marine geological and geophysical field and laboratorium course (responsible).

GEOV334 (10 stp) - Pleistocene isdekker; dynamikk og virkning

 

Academic lecture
  • 2019. Sedimentation rates in recently glaciated fjord-valley systems - Insights from marine data in Fjærlandsfjorden, a tributary of Sognefjorden.
  • 2019. Deglacial ice sheet dynamics of the marine based Fennoscandian ice sheet on the Vesterålen margin.
  • 2018. Source-to-sink in a western Norwegian fjord-valley system - How do landslides, floods and eroding glaciers influence sediment supply in the Holocene?
  • 2018. Mapping and estimating the quantity of contaminated sediments in fjord settings in western Norway using XRF core scanner technique. .
  • 2017. Fjord basin sediments as archives of extreme flood events in Western Norway.
  • 2017. A Climatic Trigger for the Giant Troll Pockmark Field in the Northern North Sea.
  • 2015. The Weichselian chronostratigraphical framework of the Kongsfjorden Fan System, W-Spitsbergen.
  • 2015. Combining XRF data and Scanning Electro Microscopy (SEM) of Acacia tortilis ssp raddiana wood samples for high resolution dendroecological history of Wadi Semna, Eastern Desert, Egypt.
  • 2014. Disintegration of a marine-based ice stream - evidence from the Norwegian Channel, north-eastern North Sea.
  • 2013. Tephras in deep-sea core PS2644 off NW Iceland: Time markers for the last glacial period.
  • 2013. Stability and failure mechanism for landslides at the Upper Continental Slope off Vesteråalen, Norway.
  • 2013. Scientific capabilities of the new Norwegian Icegoing Research Vessel.
  • 2013. Finneidfjord – a field laboratory for Integrated Submarine Slope Stability Assessments and Characterization of Landslide-prone Sediments: a Review.
  • 2012. Proposed Update to the INTCAL09, SHCAL04 and MARINE09 Radiocarbon Calibration Curves.
  • 2012. PROTEOGENOMICS OF A MARINE SEDIMENT COMMUNITY DOMINATED BY ANME-1.
  • 2012. On the origin of glide planes on the continental slope offshore northern Norway: sedimentological and geotechnical results.
  • 2012. Mid- and Late Holocene tephrastratigraphy in a high resolution marine archive from the Eastern Norwegian Sea (Ormen Lange).
  • 2012. Identification and isopach maps of recent Jan Mayen tephras; based on XRF core scanner data from marine cores.
  • 2012. Gas Hydrates on the Mid-Norwegian margin; an overview.
  • 2011. Was the early Glacial Termination II sea-level highstand caused by a collapse of the Eurasian Ice Sheet?
  • 2011. Tephra in N.-Atlantic marine archives: historical review and future possibilities.
  • 2011. Sub-decadal Norwegian Coastal Current variability expressed in XRF Ca/Fe content in the SE Norwegian Sea.
  • 2011. Scientific Ocean Drilling in Norwegian-Arctic Continental Margins To Determine Gas Hydrate Energy and Active Methane Venting.
  • 2011. New Insights From Geotechnical and Geophysical Data From the 1996 Finneidfjord Landslide, Northern Norway.
  • 2011. Mid- to late Holocene oxygen isotopes from Voldafjorden, western Norway.
  • 2011. In press: Assessing Offshore Geohazards: a Multidisciplinary Research Initiative to Understand Shallow Landslides and their Dynamics in Coastal and Deepwater Environments, Norway.
  • 2011. An objective “wiggle match” method for decadally-accurate 14C dating of marine sediments.
  • 2010. Mid- to late Holocene foraminiferal oxygen isotopes from Voldafjorden, Western Norway.
  • 2010. Gas Hydrates on the Norway - Barents Sea - Svalbard margin (GANS) – New results on gas hydrate system and fluid flow.
  • 2010. Depositional models for Cenozoic sandy systems (DemoCen).
  • 2010. Decadal-Millennial Scale Variability in the Nordic Seas overflows and their relationship to climate during the Holocene.
  • 2010. Community proteogenomics of cold-methane seep sediment at Nyegga, Mid-Norwegian margin.
  • 2009. The extreme environments of the active seafloor seep pockmarks at Nyegga, the upper Mid-Norwegian margin: a multidisciplinary geological, biological and geochemical study.
  • 2009. The extreme environment of active gas hydrate bearing pockmarks at Nyegga: a multidisciplinary geological, biological and geochemical study on the Mid-Norwegian margin.
  • 2009. The 7280 14C yr BP event (Storegga Slide) of regional mass failure deposits in Mid-and Western Norwegian fjord basins.
  • 2009. Sulfate reduction and methane cycling at pockmark areas in Nyegge and Vestnesa Ridge.
  • 2009. Study of subglacial till deposits from the Norwegian Channel Ice Stream using 3D seismic data – preliminary results.
  • 2009. Recurrent Pleistocene sub-marine slide events on the south Vøring Plateau, mid-Norway continental margin.
  • 2009. Quaternary denudation of Southern Norway - evidence from the marine realm.
  • 2009. Post-glacial environmental evolution in Rondane, central Norway; multy-proxy lake sediment study with new mid-Holocene tephra-layer among the first results.
  • 2009. Overview of Norwegian Arctic research.
  • 2009. Last deglaciation of the North Sea region.
  • 2009. Imprints of Scandi-navian ice sheet dynamics in records from the Vøring Plateau since Marine Isotopic Stage (MIS) 9.
  • 2009. Holocene high time resolution oxygen isotopes from Voldafjorden, Western Norway.
  • 2009. Holocene climate and environment variations from a multi-proxy lake sediment study in Rondane mountain massif, central Norway, and description of a new mid-Holocene basaltic tephra.
  • 2009. Glacigenic erosion, sediment generation and trans-port routes in Fennoscandia during Pleistocene - evidence from South Norway.
  • 2009. Gas hydrates on the Norway-Barents Sea-Svalbard margin (GANS); an overview and preliminary results.
  • 2009. Fjord environments: Past, Resent & Future.
  • 2009. Diapiric features on the mid-Norwegian margin - regional setting, development and relation to hazardous (slide) events.
  • 2008. Workshop on the Challenges of Extracting Gas Hydrates as an Environmentally Friendly Source of Energy and Storing CO2 in the Gas Hydrates Reservoir.
  • 2008. Paraglacial sediment processes within fjord systems.
  • 2008. IODP Drilling of Conjugate North Atlantic Volcanic Rifted Margins, Causes and Implications of Excess Magmatism.
  • 2008. General contributions to marine Geoscience & paleoceanography.
  • 2008. Cenozoic sandy systems in the Barents sea region.
  • 2008. Cenozoic sandy systems in the Barents Sea region.
  • 2008. Barents Sea: Study of sea bed stability, gas hydrates and critical factors for successful development of the Barents Sea fields.
  • 2008. Active sea-floor seeps with associated methane and methane hydrate bearing sediments on the Mid-Norwegian margin, Nyegga: a multidisciplinary geological, geochemical and biological study.
  • 2008. A late (17.5-15.5) two-phased ice advance of the British Ice Sheet into the northern North Sea.
  • 2007. The refined age of the giant Tampen Slide, Mid-Norwegian margin; evidence from marine and terrestreal records.
  • 2007. The Vigrid ”Diapir” Field on the south Vøring Plateau, mid-Norwegian margin - mud diapirs or slide debrites?
  • 2007. Norwegian margin outer shelf cracking north of Storegga slide.
  • 2007. Holocene submillennial climate variability; evidence from foraminiferal oxygen isotopes from Voldafjorden, western Norway.
  • 2007. High resolution Late Glacial-Holocene mass movement records from two fjord basins in the outer Hardangerfjord, western Norway.
  • 2007. Gas hydrates on the Norway-Barents Sea-Svalbard margin (GANS).
  • 2007. Gas Hydrates on the Norway - Barents Sea - Svalbard margin (GANS).
  • 2007. Climatic variability during MIS 7 in the Norwegian Sea; based on benthic and planktonic foraminiferal fauna and stable oxygen isotopes.
  • 2007. Ages of detrial hornblendes from glacial sediments of the North Sea Through Mouth Fan.
  • 2006. The refined age of the mega slide events created in the Storegga area during the last c. 0.5 Ma.
  • 2006. Sedimentary processes and subglacial deformation in the Nordfjord system, western Norway, during the last deglaciation.
  • 2006. Response of Late Holocene Nordic Sea temperatures to solar forcing.
  • 2006. Quantifying subglacial sediment transport of a marine ice stream during the Late Glacial Maximum, Fennoscandian Ice Sheet.
  • 2006. Pleistocene depositional environments and large-scale mass movements on the Norwegian-Barents Sea continental margin.
  • 2006. Outer shelf cracking influencing slope stability and gas blowouts on the Norwegian margin.
  • 2006. Outer shelf cracking influencing slope stability and gas blowouts on the Norwegian Margin.
  • 2006. Morphology and morphogenesis of a high-latitude canyon; the Andøya canyon, Norwegian Sea.
  • 2006. Morphology and morphogenesis of a high-latitude canyon; the Andøya Canyon, Norwegian Sea.
  • 2006. IODP Drilling Proposal 557- Storegga slide gas hydrate drilling.
  • 2006. Gas blowouts and outer shelf cracking features of northern North Atlantic ocean margins triggered by gas-hydrate melting due to ocean warming?
  • 2006. Assessing methane release from the colossal Storegga submarine landslide.
  • 2006. Assessing Methane Release from the Colossal Storegga Submarine Landslide.
  • 2005. The last deglaciation of the Svalbard margin, with special focus on sedimentary processes.
  • 2005. The deglaciation history of the southwestern Fennoscandian Oce Sheet between 15 and 13 14C ka.
  • 2005. The applcation of laser avlation analytical technique in tephrochronological studies: a high-resolution dating and correlation tool in marine/lake/terrestrial records.
  • 2005. The age of the Storegga-North Sea Fan mega slides and their timing in relation to sea-level stand.
  • 2005. The Holocene unstability events in the Andøya Canyon System mid-Norwegian margin.
  • 2005. The Holocene turbidite events in the Lofoten Basin and the associated Andøya Canyon system, mid-Norwegian margin.
  • 2005. The Andøya canyon offshore Norway -processes of canyon growth.
  • 2005. Slope Instability of Submarine Canyons – the Andøya Canyon offshore Norway.
  • 2005. Morphology and morphogenesis of a high-latitude canyon; the Andøya Canyon, Norwegian Sea.
  • 2005. Introduction and overview of the Norwegian Margin.
  • 2005. Holocene Sybmarine Mass Movements on the mid-Norwegian Margin and Their Associated Deepwater Turbidite Systems in the Norway and the Lofoten Basin.
  • 2005. High output rates of subglacial till at the outlet of a paleo-ice stream draining the southwestern Fennoscandian Ice Sheet.
  • 2005. Bilder fra en undersjøisk dal -sedimentære prosesser i Andøyakanjonen på kontinentalskråningen utenfor Nord-Norge.
  • 2004. The Pleistocene development of the Norwegian continental margin; depostional environments, glacial history and paleoocenaography.
  • 2004. The Pleistocene Development of the Norwegian Continental margin; depositional environments, glacial history and paleoceanography.
  • 2004. The Holocene sedimentary processes in the Andøya Canyon System.
  • 2004. Seabed and sub-seabed expressions of fluid-escape structures on the Vøring Plateau, SE Nordic Seas Margin.
  • 2004. Pleistocene depositional environments and glacial history of the Norwegian continental margin.
  • 2004. Mid and Late Pleistocene development and architecture of southern Norwegian continental slope.
  • 2004. Late glacial development in western and southwestern Norway - evidence from marine and terrestrial data.
  • 2004. Architecture of the southern Norwegian continental slope and links between ice streams and slope development.
  • 2003. The dating of the Storegga Slide: Precision and problems.
  • 2003. The Storegga slide complex; repeated large scale sliding in response to climatic cyclicity.
  • 2003. The Storegga slide complex; repeated large scale sliding in response to climate cyclicity.
  • 2003. Study of the effect of gas hydrates on the seafloor slope instability: A thermodynamic chemical approach.
  • 2003. Preconditions leading to the holocene Trænadjupet slide offshore Norway.
  • 2003. Preconditions leading to the Holocene Trænadjupet Slide offshore Norway.
  • 2003. New evidence on the last deglaciation of the southern Norwegian continental shelf and implications for our understanding of melt water events and sedimentary delivery to the continental margin.
  • 2003. Neogene shaping of the glaciated European Atlantic margin.
  • 2003. Middle to Late Cenozoic sedimentary setting and evolution of the SE Nordic Sea Margin.
  • 2003. Mid Cenozoic to Pleistocene processes and development of the Norwegian Margin; results from the STRATAGEM project.
  • 2003. Last 800 years temperature variability in the North atlantic current, evidence from the Norwegian continental margin.
  • 2003. Last 800 years temperature variability in the North Atlantic current, evidence from the Norwegian continental margin.
  • 2003. Effect of gas hydrates melting on seafloor slope stability.
  • 2002. The architecture and slide mechanism of the Storegga Slide, Mid Norwegian margin.
  • 2002. The architecture and slide mechanism of the Storegga Slide, Mid Norwegian margin.
  • 2002. The Trænadjupet Slide offshore Norway: physical and geotechnical properties of the failed sediments implications for the slope instability.
  • 2002. The Trænadjupet Slide offshore Norway: new analyses of the geotechnical properties and age of the failed sediments.
  • 2002. The Trænadjupet Slide offshore Norway: Physical and Geotechnical properties of the failed sediments - implications for the slope instability.
  • 2002. The Trænadjupet Slide offshore Norway: New Analyses of the geotechnical properties and age of the failed sediments.
  • 2002. The Southern Vøring Margin during Late Pleistocene.
  • 2002. Morphology and dating of the Storegga Slide.
  • 2002. Modelling studies of affects of gas hydrates on seafloor slope stability: application to the Storegga Slide.
  • 2002. Modelling studies of affects gas hydrates seafloor slope stability: application of the Storegga slide.
  • 2002. Mid Cenozoic to Pleistocene proceses and development of the Vøring Margin; results from the STRATAGEM project.
  • 2002. Mechanical slide model for the Storegga Slide based on morphology and sediment stratigraphy.
  • 2002. Geological model for Quaternary development of the SE Nordic Sea margin.
  • 2002. Continuing studies of the Afen Slide.
  • 2002. Continental slope instability offshore Norway - the importance of contourite sediments.
  • 2001. US Navy Submarine NR-1 Dives in the Upper Storegga Slide Area, Norwegian Margin.
  • 2001. US Navy Submarine NR-1 Dives in the Upper Storegga Slide Area, Norwegian Margin.
  • 2001. The Vøring margin during the middle and late Pleistocene.
  • 2001. The Trænadjupet Slide offshore Norway: physical and geotechnical properties of the failed sediments implications for the slope instability.
  • 2001. The Storegga Slide; Chronology and Flow Mechanism.
  • 2001. The Storegga Slide: chronology and flow mechanism.
  • 2001. The Storegga Slide: Size, volume and main slide phases - preliminary results.
  • 2001. Seafloor Classification of the Storegga Slide, Norwegian Sea, using Video and Pholtographs Acquired on US Navy Submarine NR-1.
  • 2001. Late Holocene ocean circulation variability, evidence from high resolution records from the southeastern Norwegian Sea margin.
  • 2001. Geometry and distribution of glacigenic sedimentary units on the Måløy plateau, northern North Sea.
  • 2001. Climate variability and continental margin sedimentation processes; Eastern Norwegian Sea.
  • 2000. Weichselian Ice Sheet - Ocean - Climate Interaction, Southern Norwegian Margin.
  • 2000. Weichselian Ice Sheet - Ocean - Clima Interaction, southern Norwegian Margin.
  • 2000. Ultra-High resolution shelf sediment records from iceland obtained on the 1999 IMAGES cruise across the north atlantic.
  • 2000. Ultra-High resolution shelf sediment records from iceland obtained on the 1999 IMAGES cruise across the north atlantic.
  • 2000. The World´s Largest (?) Submarine Slide: Slope Stability and its Relationship to Fennoscandian Glacial History.
  • 2000. The World´s Largest (?) Submarine Slide: Slope Stability and its Relationship to Fennoscandian Glacial History.
  • 2000. The Marine Reservoir Age in the Northern-North Atlantic during the last 13.000 14C yrs BP. Rapid oceanographic changes in the Arctic. Causes and effect.
  • 2000. The Marine Reservoir Age in the Northern-North Atlantic during the last 13.000 14C yrs BP.
  • 2000. Sub-millennial climate variability along the North Atlantic Margins.
  • 2000. Sub-millennial climate variability along the North Atlantic Margins.
  • 2000. Lateglacial and Holocene palaeoenvironments of the North Icelandic shelf: foraminiferal evidence.
  • 2000. Lateglacial and Holocene palaeoenvironments of the North Icelandic shelf: foraminiferal evidence.
  • 2000. Late Weichselian glacigenic debris flows on the upper North Sea fan - flow and failure processes.
  • 2000. Late Weichselian glacigenic debris flows on the upper North Sea fan - flow and failure processes.
  • 2000. Last 7 ka variability in the North Atlantic THC; high resolution grain size record from the eastern Norwegian Sea margin.
  • 2000. Last 7 ka variability in the North Atlantic THC; high resolution grain size record from the eastern Norwegian Sea margin.
  • 2000. Holocene high-resolution palaeoceanography north of Iceland.
  • 2000. Holocene high-resolution palaeoceanography north of Iceland.
  • 2000. High resolution record of Holocene and Lateglacial sedimentation volcanism, and palaeoceanography from the North Icelandic shelf.
  • 2000. High resolution record of Holocene and Lateglacial sedimentation volcanism, and palaeoceanography from the North Icelandic shelf.
  • 2000. Glide planes and slide frequency in the Storegga Slide Complex off mid-Norway.
  • 2000. Glide planes and slide frequency in the Storegga Slide Complex off mid-Norway.
  • 2000. 3D seismic exploration data used in studies of Quaternary processes on the South Norwegian shelf and margin - preliminary results.
  • 2000. 3D seismic exploration data used in studies of Quaternary processes on the South Norwegian shelf and margin - preliminary results.
  • 1999. Tephrastratigraphy in late glacial and early holocene sediments on the shelves and slope bordering Denmark Strait.
  • 1999. Tephrastratigraphy in Late Glacial and Early Holocene Sediments on the Shelves and Slope Bordering Danmark Strait.
  • 1999. TOBI imagery side-scan sonar and seismic data of the northern escarpment of the Storegga slide off Mid-Norway; evidence of long term instability.
  • 1999. TOBI Imagery and deep-towed boomer data from the upper North Sea Fan: Flow mechanisms of Weichselian debris flow lenses deduced from lens geometry and seafloor imagery.
  • 1999. TOBI Imagery Sidescan Sonar and Seismic Data of the Northern Escarpment of the Storegga Slide off Mid-Norway: Evidence of Long Term Instability.
  • 1999. Seismostratigraphic correlation between the North Sea Fan and the West Shetland shelf.
  • 1999. Quaternary sedimentary processes and development on the northern North Sea and Mid-Norwegian Continental Margins.
  • 1999. Paleoclimatic events on the North Icelandic shelf during Termination I.
  • 1999. Holocene climatic events on the North Icelandic Shelf Benthic and Planktonic Foraminiferal Evidence.
  • 1999. Correlation of UK and Norwegian Stratigraphies in the Faeroe-Shetland Channel -North Sea Fan Region.
  • 1999. A review of the Major results achieved at the University of Bergen through the ENAM II project.
  • 1998. Ultra High Resolution Deglacial and Holocene Records from the North Icelandic Shelf.
  • 1998. TOBI Imagery and deep-towed boomer data from the upper North Sea Fan: Initiation and flow mechanisms of Weichselian debris flow lenses deduced from lens geometry and seafloor imagery.
  • 1998. TOBI Imagery and Echosounder profiles from the northern escarpment of he Storegga Slide: Preliminary results.
  • 1998. Reservoir age estimate for the Norwegian-Greenland Sea for the Late glacial and the Holocene time period.
  • 1998. Paleoenvironments of the North Icelandic shelf.
  • 1998. Paleoceanography within the boundary are between the East Greenland and Irminger currents on the North Icelandic shelf.
  • 1998. Holocene Lateglacial sedimentation on the tectonocally active shelf off North Iceland.
  • 1998. High stratigraphic sediments from Voldafjorden reflecting environmental and climatic changes during the last 11 Ka.
  • 1998. Enviromental changes in Voldafjorden the last 11 Ka based on bentic foraminiferas and stable isotopes.
  • 1998. End Moraines on the northwest Irish continental shelf.
  • 1997. The 14C difference between terrestrial and marine environments during the younger dryas and the holocen period.
  • 1997. Skagerrakbreen - De gamle hadde rett.
  • 1997. Norwegian fjords potetial in high resolution studies of Holocene environmental changes.
  • 1997. Nordsjøviften: Sen Pleistocene sedimentasjonsprosesser og avsetningsmiljø.
  • 1997. Geometry and stratigraphy of multiple till and marine deposits spanning the last million years in the norwegian channel.
  • 1997. Bio- og litostratigrafiske undersøkelser i Voldafjorden.
  • 1997. A 7400 year BP early holocene european cooling-event induced by deglaciation of north american laurentide ice-sheet?
  • 1995. Response of benthic foraminifera to Late Glacial climatic changes in the northern North Sea.
  • 1995. Late Weichselian Glaciation-Deglaciation history of the Northern North Sea.
  • 1995. Holocene paleoceanographic development in NW-Europe and comparison with Greenland ice core data and land data.
Abstract
  • 2014. Late Weichselian sediment geochemistry of the western Barents Sea margin - an empirical inter-instrumental comparison of core scanning and conventional XRF measurements. Geophysical Research Abstracts.
  • 2013. Late Quaternary evolution of the proximal Lofoten Basin Channel, Norwegian Sea – preliminary results. NGF Abstracts and Proceedings of the Geological Society of Norway.
  • 2007. Gas hydrates on the Norway-Barents Sea-Svalbard margin (GANS). EOS.
  • 2005. The Storegga Slide tsunami - a composite two phase wave event? NGF abstracts and proceedings. 44 pages.
  • 2005. Slope Instability of Submarine Canyons - The Andøya Canyon offshore Norway. NGF abstracts and proceedings. 51.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Haflidason, H., Sejrup, H. P., Nygård, A., Mienert, J., Bryn, P., Lien, R.,  Forsberg, C. F., Berg, K. and Masson, D., 2004. The Storegga Slide: architecture, geometry and slide-development. Marine Geology 213, 201-234.

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

Klitgaard Kristensen, D., Sejrup, H. P., Haflidason, H., Berstad, I. and Mikalsen, G., 2004. Eight-hundred-year temperature variability from the Norwegian continental margin and the North Atlantic thermohaline circulation. Paleoceanography 19(2), PA2007

Haflidason, H., Lien, R., Sejrup, H.P., Forsberg, C.F. and Bryn, P., 2005. The dating and morphometry of the Storegga Slide. Marine and Petroleum Geology 22, 123-136.

Bryn, P., Berg., K., Stoker, M.S., Haflidason, H. and Solheim, A., 2005. Contouritic deposition and its relevance for the mass wasting record along the Mid-Norwegian Margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology 22, 85-96.

Parsons, B.S., Vogt, P.R., Haflidason, H. and Jung, W.-Y., 2004. Seafloor reconnaissance and classification of the Storegga Slide headwall region, Norwegian Sea, using side-scan sonar, video, and photographs acquired on submarine NR-1. AAPG Bulletin 88, 841-855.

Lekens, W., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., Petersen, G.Ø., Hjelstuen, B. and Knorr, G., 2005.  Laminated sediments in the Northern North Sea and Southern Norwegian Sea. Marine Geology 216, 27-50.

Nygard, A., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H. and Bryn, P., 2005. The glacial North Sea Fan, southern Norwegian Margin: architecture and evolution from the upper continental slope to the deep-sea basin. Marine and Petroleum Geology 22, 71-84.

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

Canals, M., Lastras, G., Urgeles, R., Casamor, J.l., Mienert, J., Cattaneo, A., De batist, M., Haflidason, H., Imbo, Y., Laberg, J.S., Locat, J., Long, D., Longva, O., Masson, D.G., Sultan, N., Trincardi, F., and Bryn, P., 2004. Slope failure dynamics and impacts from seafloor and shallow sub-seafloor geophysical data: case studies from the COSTA project. Marine Geology 213, 9-72.

Clark, C.D., Sejrup, H. P., Bigg, G., Stoker, M., Lonergan, L., Raunholm, S. and Haflidason, H., 2004. Did the Punctuated Demise of Glacial Ice in the North Sea Affect Thermohaline Circulation of the Ocean?: AGU, EOS Transactions 85, 293-295.

Sultan, N. Cochonat, P., Canals, M., Cattaneo, A., Dennielou, B., Haflidason, H., Laberg, J.S., Long, D., Mienert, J., Trincardi, F., Urgeles, R.; Vorren, T. O. and Wilson, C., 2004. Triggering mechanisms of slope instability processes and sediment failures on continental margins: a geotechnical approach. Marine Geology 213, 291-321.

Mienert, J., Vanneste, M., Bünz, S., Andreassen, K., Haflidason, H. and Sejrup, H.P., 2005. Ocean warming and gas hydrate stability on the mid-Norwegian margin at the Storegga Slide. Marine and Petroleum Geology 22, 233-244.

Hjelstuen, B.O., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., Nygård, A., Ceramicola, S. and Bryn, P., 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, J.S., Stoker, M.S., Dahlgren, K.I.T., de Haas, H., Haflidason, H., Hjelstuen, B.O., Nielsen, T., Shannon, P.M., Vorren, T.O. & van Weering, T.C.E., 2005. Cenozoic alongslope processes and sedimentation on the NW European Atlantic margin. Marine and Petroleum Geology 22, 1069-1088.

Evans, D., Harrison, Z., Shannon, P.M., Laberg, J.S., Nielsen, T., Ayers, S., Holmes, R., Hoult, R.J., Lindberg, B., Haflidason, H., Long, D., Kuijpers, A., Andersen, E.S. & Bryn, P., 2005. Palaeoslides and other mass failures of Pliocene to Pleistocene age along the Atlantic continental margin of NW Europe. Marine and Petroleum Geology 22, 1131-1148.

Parsons, B.S., Vogt, P.R., Haflidason, H. and Jung, W.-Y., 2005. Sidescan and video exploration of the Storegga slide headwall region by submarine NR-1. Marine Geology 219, 195-205.

Bøe, R, Longva, O., Lepland, A., Blikra, L.H., Sønstegaard, E., Haflidason, H., Bryn, P. and Lien, R., 2004. Postglacial mass movements and their causes in fjords and lakes in western Norway. Norwegian Journal of Geology 84, 35-55.

Lekens, W., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., Knies, J., Richter, T., 2006. Meltwater and ice rafting in the   Southern Norwegian Sea between 20 and 40 cal. ka BP: implications for Fennoscandian Heinrich events.  Paleoceanography 21, PA3013, doi:10.1029/2005PA001228..

Nygård, A., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., Lekens, W., Clark, C.D., and Bigg, G.R, 2007. Extreme sediment and ice delivery from marine ice streams; new evidence from the North Sea. Geology 35, 395-398.

Haflidason H., De Alvario M.M., Nygård A., Sejrup H.P. and Laberg J. S., 2007. Holocene sedimentary processes in the Andøya Canyon system, north Norway. Marine Geology 246, 86-104.

Laberg J.S., Guidard S., Mienert J., Vorren T.O. and Haflidason H., 2007. Morphology and morphogenesis of a high-latitude canyon; the Andøya Canyon, Norwegian Sea. Marine Geology 246, 68-85.

Paull, C.K., Ussler III, W., Holbrook, S., Hill, T.M., Keaten, R., Mienert, J., Haflidason, H., Johnson, J.E., Winters, W.J. and Lorenson, T.D., 2008. Origin of pockmarks and chimney structures on the flanks of the Storegga Slide, offshore Norway. Geo-Marine Letters 28, 43-51.DOI 10.1007/s00367-007-0088-9

Hjelstuen, B.O., Haflidason, H., Sejrup, H.P. and Lyså, A., 2009. Sedimentary processes and depositional environments in glaciated fjord systems – Evidence from Nordfjord, Norway. Marine Geology 258 (1-4), 88-99.

Lekens, W., Haflidason, H., Sejrup, H.P., ,Nygård, A., Richter, T., Vogt, C. and Frederichs, T., 2009. Sedimentation history of the northern North Sea Margin during the last 150 ka BP. Quaternary Science Reviews 28 (5-6), 469-483.

Sejrup, H.P., Nygård, A., Hall, A.M. and Haflidason, H., 2009. Middle- and Late Weichselian (Devensian) glaciation history of south-western Norway, North Sea and eastern UK. Quaternary Science Reviews 28 (3-4), 370-380.

Hjelstuen, B.O., Haflidason, H., Sejrup, H.P., and Nygård, A., 2010. The Nyegga Pockmark Field on the NE Atlantic margin – a natural laboratory for studies of seepages, their sedimentary environments and development. Geo-Marine Letters 30, 221-230.

Bigg, G.R., Levine, R.C., Clark, C.D., Greenwood, S.L., Haflidason, H., Hughes, A.L.C., Nygård, A. and Sejrup, H.P., 2010. Last Glacial ice-rafted debris off south-western Europe: the role of the British-Irish Ice Sheet. Journal of Quaternary Science 25, 689-699.

Vaular, E., Barth, T. and Haflidason, H., 2010. New insights on fluid flow at Nyegga pockmark field (Norwegian Sea) with isotope values from gas hydrate in the G11 pockmark. Organic Geochemistry 41, 437-444

Brendryen, J., Haflidason, H., Sejrup, H.P., 2010. Norwegian Sea tephrostratigraphy of Marine Isotope Stages 4 and 5: Prospects and problems for tephrochronology in the North Atlantic Region. Quaternary Science Reviews 29, 847-864.

Paull, C.K., Ussler III, W., Holbrook, S., Hill, T.M., Haflidason, H., Winters, W., Lorenson, T.D.,  Aiello, I., Johnson, J., and Lundsten, E., 2010. The tail of the Storegga Slide: insights from the geochemistry and sedimentology of the Norwegian Basin deposits. Sedimentology 57, 1409-1429.

Chen, Y., Ussler III, W., Haflidason, H., Lepland, A., Hovland, M., Rise L. and Hjelstuen, B.O., 2010. Sources of methane inferred from pore water d13C of dissolved inorganic carbon in pockmark G11, offshore Mid-Norway. Chemical Geology 275, 127-138.

Mienert, J., Vannesta, M., Haflidason, H., and Bunz, S., 2010. Norwegian margin outer shelf cracking: A consequence of climate induced gas-hydrate dissociation? Internat. Journal of Earth Sci. 99, 207-225.

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

Kjennbakken, H., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., 2010. Mid- to late Holocene oxygen isotopes from Voldafjorden, western Norway. The Holocene 21(6), 897-909.

Sejrup, H.P., Lehman, S.J., Haflidason, H., Noone, D., Muscheler, R., Berstad, I.M., Andrews, J.T., 2010. Response of Norwegian Sea Temperature to Solar Forcing Since 1000 AD. Journal of  Geophysical Research 115, C12034, doi:10.1029/2010JC006264

Aarseth, I., Fossen, Haakon, H. and Haflidason, H., 2010. Hvordan ble fjordene våre til?. I: Bergensfjordene - natur og bruk. Bergen: Havforskningsinstituttet, Uni Research, Universitetet i Bergen, Bergen Kommune,  ISBN 978-82-7129-247-8. s. 14-31

Brendryen, J., Haflidason, H. and Sejrup, H.P., 2011. Non-synchronous deposition of North Atlantic Ash Zone II in Greenland ice cores, North Atlantic and Norwegian Sea sediments; an example of complex glacial-stage tephra transport. Journal of Quaternary Science 26, 739-745.

Chand, S., Rise, L., Knies, J., Haflidason, H., Hjelstuen, B.O. and Bøe, R. 2010. Stratigraphic development of the 1 south Vøring Margin (Mid-Norway) since early Cenozoic time and its influence on subsurface fluid flow. Marine and Petroleum Geology 28, 1350-1363.

Reiche, S., Hjelstuen, B.O. and 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.

Amundsen, I.M.H., Blinova, M., Hjelstuen, B.O., Mjelde, R. and Haflidason, H., 2011. The Cenozoic western Svalbard margin – sediment geometry and sedimentary processes in an area of ultraslow oceanic spreading. Marine Geophysical Research. DOI 10.1007/s11001-011-9127-z

Krylova, E.M., Gebruk, A.V., Portnova, D.A., Todt, C. and Haflidason, H., 2011. New species of the genus Isorropodon (Bivalvia, Vesicomyidae, Pliocardiinae) from methane seeps at Nyegga (Norwegian Sea, Vøring Plateau, Storegga slide). Journal of Marine Biological Association of the UK. doi:10.1017/S002531541100004X

L'Heureux, J.S.,  Longva, O. Steiner, A., Hansen, L., Vardy, M.E., Vanneste, M., Haflidason, H., Brendryen, J., Kvalstad, T.J., Forsberg, C.F., Chand, S. and Kopf, A., 2011. Identification of weak layers and their role for the stability of slopes at Finneidfjord, northern Norway. In: Yamada, Y et al. (eds) Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazard Research, 31, 321-330.

Rise, L., Chand, S., Haflidason, H., L'Heureux, J.S., Hjelstuen, B.O., Bellec, V., Longva, O., Brendryen, J., Vanneste, M., and Bøe, R., 2011. Investigation 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.

Steiner, A., L’Heureux, J.S., Longva, O., Lange, M., Haflidason, H., Vanneste, M., and Kopf, A., 2011. An In-Situ Free-Fall Piezocone Penetrometer for Characterizing Soft and Sensitive Clays at Finneidfjord (Northern Norway). In: Yamada, Y et al. (eds) Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazard Research, 31, 99-109.

Vanneste, M., L’Heureux, J.-S., Baeten, N., Brendryen, J., Mark E., Vardy, M.A., Steiner, A., Forsberg, C.F., Tore J. Kvalstad, T.J., Laberg, J.S., Chand2, S., Longva, O., Rise, L., Haflidason, H., Hjelstuen, B.O., Forwick, M., Morgan, E., Lecomte, I., Achim Kopf, A., Vorren, T.O. and Reichel, T., 2011. Assessing Offshore Geohazards: a Multi-disciplinary Research Initiative to Understand 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.

Hjelstuen, B.O., Nygård, A., Sejrup. H.P. and Haflidason, H., 2011. Quaternary denudation of Southern Fennoscandia – evidence from the marine realm. Boreas 41((3), 379-390.

Roalkvam, I., Jorgensen, S.L., Chen, Y., Stokke, R., Dahle, H., Hocking, W.P., Lanzén, A., Haflidason, H., and Steen, I.H., 2011. New insight into stratification of anaerobic methanotrophs in cold seep sediments. FEMS Microbiology Ecology 78(2), 233-243.

Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., and Andrews, J.T., 2011. Holocene North Atlantic SSTs and regional climate variability. Quaternary Science Reviews 30, 3181-3195.

Stokke, R., Roalkvam, I., Lanzen, A., Haflidason, H. and Steen, I.H., 2012. Functional  characterization of an ANME-1 enriched community in marine Cold-Seeps sediments revealed by metagenomics and metaproteomics. Environmental Microbiology 14(5), 1333-1346.

Vardy, M.E., L´Heureux, J.-S., Vanneste, M., Longva, O., Steiner, A., Forsberg, C.F., Haflidason, H. and Brendryen, J., 2012. Multidisciplinary investigation of a shallow near-shore landslide, Finneidfjord, Norway. Near Surface Geophysics 10(4), 267-277.

Zamelczyk, K., Rasmussen, T.L., Husum, K., Haflidason, H., de Vernal, A., Ravna, E.K., Hald, M. and Hillaire-Marcel, C., 2012. Paleoceanographic changes and calcium carbonate dissolution in the central Fram Strait during the last 20 ka yr. Quaternary Research 78(3), 405-416

Roalkvam, I., Dahle, H., Chen, Y., Jorgensen, S.L., Haflidason, H., and Steen, I.H., 2012. Fine-scale community structure analysis of ANME in Nyegga sediments with high and low methane flux. Frontiers in Microbiology 3, doi:10.3389/fmicb.2012.00216

Bigg, G.R., Clark, C.D., Greenwood, S.L., Haflidason, H., Hughes, A.L.C., Levine, R.C., Nygård, A. and Sejrup, H.P., 2012. Sensitivity of the North Atlantic circulation to break-up of the marine sectors of the NW European ice sheets during the last Glacial: A synthesis of modelling and palaeoceanography. Global and Planetary Change 98-99, 153-165.

Steiner, A., Kopf, A.J., L’Heureux, J.-S., Kreitera, S., Stegmann, S., Haflidason, H., and Moerz, T., 2013. In-situ dynamic piezocone penetrometer tests in natural clayey soils – a reappraisal of strain-rate corrections. Canadian Geotechnical Journal 10.1139/cgj-2013-0048

Reimer, P.J., Bard, E., Bayliss, A., Beck, J.W., Blackwell, P.G., Ramsey, C.B., Buck, C.E., Edwards, R.L., Friedrich, M., Grootes, P.M., Thomas P. Guilderson, Haflidason, H., Hajdas, I., Hatté, C., Heaton, T.J., Hoffmann, D.L., Hogg, A.G., Hughen, K.A., Kaiser, K.F., Kromer, B., Manning, S.W., Niu, M., Reimer, R.W., Richards, D.A., Scott, E.M., Southon, J.R., Turney, C.S.M., van der Plicht, J., 2013. INTCAL13 and MARINE13 RADIOCARBON AGE CALIBRATION CURVES 0-50,000 YEARS CAL BP. Radiocarbon 55(4), 1869-1887.

Reimer, P.J., Bard, E., Bayliss, A., Beck, J.W., Blackwell, P.G., Ramsey, C.B., Brown, C.E., Buck, C.E., Edwards, R.L., Friedrich, M., Grootes, P.M., Thomas P. Guilderson, Haflidason, H., Hajdas, I., Hatté, C., Heaton, T.J., Hogg, A.G., Hughen, K.A., Kaiser, K.F., Kromer, B., Manning, S.W., Reimer, R.W., Richards, D.A., Scott, E.M., Southon, J.R., Turney, C.S.M., van der Plicht, J., 2013. Selection and treatment of data for radiocarbon calibration: An update to the international calibration (IntCal) criteria. Radiocarbon 55(4), 1923-1945.

L’Heureux, J.S., Vanneste, M., Rise, L., Brendryen, J., Forsberg, C.F., Nadim, F., Longva, O., Chand, S., Kvalstad, T.J., Haflidason, H., 2013. Stability, mobility and failure mechanism for landslides at the Upper Continental Slope off Vester˚alen, Norway, Marine Geology 346., 192-207, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2013.09.009

Voelker, A. and Haflidason, H., 2015. Refining the Icelandic tephrochronology of the last glacial period – The deep-sea core PS2644 record from southern Greenland Sea. Global and Planetary Change 131, 35-62.

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), 1-13.

Baeten, N.J., Laberg, J.S., Forwick, M., Vorren, T.O., Vanneste, M., Forsberg, C.F., Kvalstad, T.J., Haflidason, H., 2014. Origin of shallow submarine mass movements and their glide plane - sedimentological and geotechnical analyses from the continental slope off northern Norway. Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, 119(11), 2335-2360.

Amundsen, H.B., Laberg, J.S., Vorren, T.O., Haflidason, H., Forwick, M. and Bull-Mortensen, P., 2015. Late Weichselian - Holocene evolution of the high-latitude Andøya submarine Canyon, North-Norwegian continental margin. Marine Geology 363, 1-14.

Vanneste, M., Forsberg, C.F., Knudsen, S., Kvalstad, T.J., L´Heureux, J.-S., Lunne, T., Vardy, M., Shand, S., Longva, O., Kopf, A, Mörz, T., Steiner, A., Brendryen, J. and Haflidason, H., 2015.  Integration of very-high-resolution seismic and CPTU data from a coastal area affected by shallow landsliding – the Finneidfjord natural laboratory. In: Meyer (Ed.) 3rd International Symposium on Frontiers in Offshore Geotechnics (ISOFG15), 1017-1022, Taylor & Francise Group, London

Brendryen, J., Haflidason, H., Rise, L., Chand, S., Vanneste, M., Longva, O., L'heuréux, J.-S. ND Forsberg, C.F., 2015. Ice sheet dynamics on the Lofoten-vesterålen shelf, north Norway, from Late MIS-3 to Heinrich Stadial 1. Quaternary Science Reviews 119, 136-156.

Paus, A., Boessenkool, S., Brochmann, C., Epp, L.S., Fabel, D., Haflidason, H., Linge, H., 2015. Lake Store Finnsjøen – a key for understanding Lateglacial/early Holocene vegetation and ice sheet dynamics in the central Scandes Mountains. Quaternary Science Reviews 121, 36-51.

Portnova, D.A., Mokievskiy, V.O., Haflidason, H. and Todt, C., 2014 Metazoan meiobenthos and nematode taxocenosis in the Nyegga pockmark field (Norwegian Sea). Biologiya Morya, 40(4), 268–278 (Russian)

Portnova, D.A., Mokievsky, V.O., Haflidason, H. and Todt, C., 2014. Metazoan Meiobenthos and Nematode Assemblages in the Nyegga Region of Methane Seepage (Norwegian Sea). Russian Journal of Marine Biology. 40(4), 255–265 (English)

Bellwald, B., Hjelstuen, B.O., Sejrup, H.P., Haflidason, H., 2016. Postglacial Mass Failures in the Inner Hardangerfjorden System, Western Norwayy. In Lamarche et al. (eds): Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research 41, 73-82.

Laberg, J.S., Baeten, N.J., Vanneste, M., Forsberg, C.F., Forwick, M. and Haflidason, H., 2016. Sediment Failure Affecting Muddy Contourites on the Continental Slope Offshore Northern Norway: Lessons Learned and Some Outstanding Issues.  In Lamarche et al. (eds), Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research 41, 281-289.

Stegmann, S. Keiter, S., L’Heureux, J.S., Vanneste, M., Völker, D., Baeten, N.J., Knudsen, S., Rise, L. Longva, O., Brendryen, J., Haflidason, H., Chand, S., Mörz and Kopf, A., 2016. First Results of the Geotechnical In Situ Investigation for Soil Characterisation Along the Upper Slope Off Vesterålen: Northern Norway. In Lamarche et al. (eds), Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences, Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research 41, 211-219.

Gjerlow, E., Haflidason, H., Pedersen, R.B., 2016. Holocene explosive volcanic activity on Jan Mayen. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 321, 31-43.

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.

 

 

Education:

B.Sc.           University of Iceland,              1978         

M.Phil.        University of Edinburgh,           1984

Dr. scient.    University of Bergen,               1994

 

EU7-Marie Curie ITN GLANAM project “Glaciated North Atlantic Margins”

NFR project the “Climate History along the Arctic Seaboard of Eurasia” (CHASE)

EARTLAB (Earth Surface Sediment laboratory)