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Luisa F. Zuluaga

Postdoctoral fellow
  • E-mailLuisa.Zuluaga@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Allègaten 41
    N-5020 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7803
    5020 Bergen

Spring 2018:

GEOV101 - Innføring i geologi (Introduction to geology)

GEOV102 - Ekskursjoner og øvelser i geologi (Excursions and Practicals in Geology) 

Journal articles
  • Peacock, David; Nixon, Casey William; Rotevatn, Atle; Sanderson, David J.; Zuluaga, Luisa Fernanda. 2017. Interacting faults. Journal of Structural Geology. 97: 1-22. doi: 10.1016/j.jsg.2017.02.008
  • Zuluaga, Luisa Fernanda; Fossen, Haakon; Ballas, Gregory; Rotevatn, Atle. 2017. Structural and petrophysical effects of overthrusting on highly porous sandstones: the Aztec Sandstone in the Buffington window, southeast Nevada, U.S.A. Geological Society Special Publication. 459: 59-77. doi: /10.1144/SP459.8
  • Peacock, David; Nixon, Casey William; Rotevatn, Atle; Sanderson, David J.; Zuluaga, Luisa Fernanda. 2016. Glossary of fault and other fracture networks. Journal of Structural Geology. 92: 12-29. doi: 10.1016/j.jsg.2016.09.008
  • Zuluaga, Luisa Fernanda; Rotevatn, Atle; Keilegavlen, Eirik; Fossen, Haakon. 2016. The effect of deformation bands on simulated fluid flow within fault-propagation fold trap types: Lessons from the San Rafael monocline, Utah. American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin. 100: 1523-1540. doi: 10.1306/04151614153
  • Fossen, Haakon; Zuluaga, Luisa Fernanda; Ballas, Gregory; Soliva, Roger; Rotevatn, Atle. 2015. Contractional deformation of porous sandstone: insights from the Aztec Sandstone, SE Nevada, USA. Journal of Structural Geology. 74: 172-184. doi: 10.1016/j.jsg.2015.02.014
  • Zuluaga, Luisa Fernanda Valencia; Fossen, Haakon; Rotevatn, Atle. 2014. Progressive evolution of deformation band populations during Laramide fault-propagation folding: Navajo Sandstone, San Rafael monocline, Utah, U.S.A. Journal of Structural Geology. 68: 66-81. doi: 10.1016/j.jsg.2014.09.008
Reports and theses
  • Zuluaga, Luisa Fernanda. 2015. Contractional deformation of porous sandstones. Laramide and Sevier deformation of the Navajo and Aztec sandstones in western USA. Universitetet i Bergen.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

PhD in Structural Geology (2015). University of Bergen, Norway.

MSc in Petroleum Geosciences (2009). IFP School, France.

Diploma in Geology (2007). National University of Colombia.



Best poster award, European Geothermal Workshop (October 2018) news archive UiB Geo

Best poster award, The Geological Society of London (November 2012) news archive UiB Geo


ANIGMA: An Integrated Geological and Mathematical Approach for the characterization, modelling and simulation of fractured geothermal reservoirs.


Past projects

COPS: Contractional deformation of Porous Sandstones. PhD dissertation in BORA