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Olav Eldholm

Professor
  • E-mailOlav.Eldholm@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 32 81
  • Visitor Address
    Realfagbygget, Allégt. 41
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7803
    5020 Bergen
Academic article
  • 2018. Malvinas (Falkland) Plateau structure versus Mjølnir crater: Geophysical workflow template for proposed marine impact craters. Meteoritics and Planetary Science. 14 pages.
  • 2011. Scientific deep-sea drilling in high northern latitudes. Geological Society of London Memoirs. 703-714.
  • 2009. Seismic stratigraphy and sediment thickness of the Nansen Basin, Arctic Ocean. Geophysical Journal International. 805-821.
  • 2008. Structure and evolution of the continental margin off Norway and the Barents Sea. Episodes. 82-91.
  • 2008. Structure and evolution of the continental margin off Norway and Barents Sea. Episodes.
  • 2008. Investigating Large Igneous Province formation and associated paleoenvironmental events: A white paper for scientific drilling. Scientific Drilling. 4-18.
  • 2007. Recurrent Pleistocene mega-failures on the SW Barents Sea margin. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 605-618.
  • 2006. Large igneous provinces and scientific ocean drilling - status quo and a look ahead. Oceanography. 150-160.
  • 2005. Preface. Russian Geology and Geophysics. 843-846.
  • 2005. Massive early Cretaceous volcanic activity in the Nauru Basin related to emplacement of the Ontong Java Plateau. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems.
  • 2005. Large Igneous Provinces. Russian Geology and Geophysics.
  • 2005. Crustal structure of the Lofoten-Vesterålen continental margin, off Norway. Tectonophysics. 151-174.
  • 2003. The Arctic plate boundary. Journal of Geophysical Research (JGR). ETG 5-1-ETG 5-17.
  • 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. 247-270.
  • 2002. The Mjølnir marine impact crater porosity anomaly. Deep-sea research. Part II, Topical studies in oceanography. 1103-1120.
  • 2002. Mesozoic-Early Cenozoic rifting and subsequent breakup along the Lofoten-Vesterålen volcanic margin off Norway. Bollettino di Geodesia e Scienze Affini. 108-111.
  • 2001. Lateral variations in tectono-magmatic style along the Lofoten-Vesterålen volcanic margin off Norway. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 807-832.
  • 2001. Large Igneous Provinces: progenitors of some ophiolites? Journal of the Geological Society. 59-70.
  • 2001. Igneous Provinces. Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences. 1290-1298.
  • 2001. From exploratory to process-oriented high-latitude marine geophysical and geological research. Mitteilungen der Pollichia. 43-48.
  • 2000. Seismotectonics of the Mid-Norwegian continental margin. Journal of Geophysical Research (JGR). 6221-6236.
  • 2000. Norwegian-Greenland Sea thermal field. Geological Society Special Publication. 397-410.
  • 2000. NE Atlantic continental rifting and volcanic margin formation. Geological Society Special Publication. 295-326.
  • 2000. Large Igneous Provinces and Plate Tectonics. Geophysical Monograph. 309-326.
  • 2000. High-velocity breakup-related sills in the Vøring Basin, off Norway. Journal of Geophysical Research (JGR). 22443-22454.
  • 2000. Cenozoic evolution of the northern Vøring margin. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 1792-1807.
  • 2000. Atlantic volcanic margins: a comparative study. Geological Society Special Publication. 411-428.
  • 2000. Academic/Industrial cooperation in marine seismology: an international model. Proceedings Offshore Technology Conference.
  • 1999. Seismic characteristics of basaltic extrusives and intrusives. The Leading Edge. 342-348.
  • 1999. Seismic Characteristics of basaltic extrusives and intrusives. The Leading Edge. 342-348.
  • 1999. SW Barents Sea continental margin heat flow and Håkon Mosby Mud Volcano. Geo-Marine Letters. 29-37.
  • 1999. SW Barents Sea continental margin heat flow and Hakon Mosby Mud Volcano. Geo-Marine Letters. 29-37.
  • 1999. Regional setting of the Håkon Mosby Mud Volcano, SW Barents Margin. Geo-Marine Letters. 22-28.
  • 1999. Regional setting of Håkon Mosby Mud Volcano, SW Barents Sea margin. Geo-Marine Letters. 22-28.
  • 1999. Namibia volcanic margin. Marine Geophysical Researches. 313-341.
  • 1999. Namibia volcanic margin. Marine Geophysical Researches. 313-341.
  • 1999. Mjølnir structure, Barents Sea: a marine impact crater laboratory. Geological Society of America Bulletin.
  • 1999. Late Creataceous-Paleocene extension on the Vøring volcanic margin. Marine Geophysical Researches. 343-369.
  • 1999. Late Creataceous-Paleocene extension on the Vøring volcanic margin. Marine Geophysical Researches. 343-369.
  • 1999. Continental margin off western India and Deccan Large Igneous Province. Marine Geophysical Researches. 273-291.
  • 1999. Continental margin off western India and Deccan Large Igneous Province. Marine Geophysical Researches. 273-291.
  • 1999. Cenozoic evolution of the northern Vøring margin. Geological Society of America Bulletin. 1792-1807.
  • 1999. Cenozoic evolution of the northern Vøring margin. Geological Society of America Bulletin. 1792-1807.
  • 1994. Dynamics of extensional basin formation and inversion: introduction. Tectonophysics. 1-9.
Popular scientific lecture
  • 2008. University of Bergen - International activities.
  • 2008. Educational Challenges.
  • 2004. Norges rolle i IPY - den norske IPY-komiteen.
  • 2004. International Polar Year � Norway.
  • 1998. Håkon Mosby mud volcano and Svalbard/Barents Sea continental margin heat flow.
  • 1998. Heat flow and evolution of the Norwegia-Greenland Sea slow spreading ridges.
  • 1997. Norwegian-Greenland Sea Thermal Field.
Academic lecture
  • 2009. Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic Evolution of the Conjugate Lofoten-Vesterålen (Nordland VI-VII) and NE Greenland Continental Margins: Implications for the Potentially Developed Petroleum System.
  • 2009. Drilling Polar Oceans: AURORA BOREALIS - a potential future IODP Platform. White Paper.
  • 2008. OSP-02: Marine geophysics: state-of-the-art and a look ahead - a tribute to Manik Talwani.
  • 2008. Deep-Sea drilling in the Norwegian-Greenland Sea and Arctic Ocean; a tribute to Manik Talwani.
  • 2008. Basin evolution at the Norwegian-Greenland margins in the NE Atlantic.
  • 2008. Basin evolution at the Norwegian-Greenland conjugate margins in the NE Atlantic.
  • 2008. A tribute to Manik Talwani - an introduction.
  • 2007. The Cenozoic SW Barents Sea margin - sedimentary processes and development.
  • 2007. The Bjørnøya Fan Slide Complex – recurrent Pleistocene mega-failures on the NE Atlantic margin.
  • 2007. Structure and evolution of the northern Vøring and Lofoten-Vesterålen margins, and their conjugate NE Greenland margin.
  • 2007. Crustal structure, continental breakup and magmatism at the Lofoten-Vesterålen margin, off Norway, constrained by the Euromargins 2003 OBS Experiment.
  • 2006. The Bjørnøya Fan Slide Complex – recurrent mega-failures on the NE Atlantic margin.
  • 2006. The Bjørnøya Fan Slide Complex – recurrent mega-failures on the NE Atlantic margin.
  • 2006. Seismic data acquisition in the Nansen Basin, Arctic Ocean.
  • 2006. Pleistocene depositional environments and large-scale mass movements on the Norwegian-Barents Sea continental margin.
  • 2006. OBS data constrain the crustal structure of the Lofoten-Vesterålen margin, off Norway.
  • 2006. OBS data constrain the crustal structure of the Lofoten – Vesterålen margin, off mid-Norway.
  • 2006. Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic evolution of the NE Atlantic region and links to the Arctic.
  • 2006. Fra DSDP til ODP til IODP.
  • 2006. Crustal structure, continental breakup and magmatism at the Lofoten-Vesteraalen margin, off mid-Norway, constrained by Euromargins 2003 OBS experiment.
  • 2006. Crustal structure of the Lofoten-Vesterålen margin, off mid-Norway, constrained by new OBS-data.
  • 2006. Crustal structure of the Lofoten-Vesterålen margin, off Norway, constrained by new OBS data.
  • 2006. A regional 3D model of the crustal architecture and evolution of the mid-Norwegian continental margin.
  • 2005. The Cenozoic Lofoten Basin - deep-water sedimentary processes and development.
  • 2005. Pre-Holocene submarine mega-slides on the SW Barents Sea Margin.
  • 2005. New OBS data constrain, the crustal structure of the Lofoten-Vesterålen margin off Norway.
  • 2005. NE Atlantic breakup and evolution of the Norwegian-Greenland Conjugate Volcanic margins: Field Evidence to the Great Plume Debate.
  • 2005. NE Atlantic breakup and evolution of the Norwegian-Greenland Conjugate Volcanic Margins: Field evidence to the great plume debate.
  • 2005. NE Atlantic Breakup and Evolution of the Norwegian-Greenland Conjugate Volcanic Margins.
  • 2005. Massive Early Creataceous volcanic activity in the Nauru Basin related to emplacement of the Ontong Java Plateau.
  • 2005. Late Neogene submarine mega-slides on the SW Barent Sea Margin.
  • 2005. Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic evolution of the conjugate mid-Norway and NE Greenland continental margins.
  • 2005. Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic evolution of the conjugate mid-Norway and NE Greenland continental margins.
  • 2005. Gas hydrates and natural seeps in the Nordic Seas - the GANS working group.
  • 2005. EUROMARGINS research on the Norwegian continental margin – towards a regional 3D model of the crustal architecture and evolution.
  • 2005. EUROMARGINS research on the Norwegian continental margin - towards a regional 3D model of the crustal architecture and evolution.
  • 2005. Crustal structure of the Lofoten-Vesterålen continental margin off Norway.
  • 2005. Crustal structure of the Lofoten-Vesterålen continental margin off Norway.
  • 2005. Conjugate mid-Norway and NE Greenlandcontinental margins: Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic tectono-stratigraphic correlations and margin evolution.
  • 2005. Cenozoic Depositional Environments and Mega-slides on the SW Barents Sea Margin.
  • 2005. "Utviklingen av Jordskjelvstasjonen -fra en enkel seismograf til et internasjonalt institutt.
  • 2004. Results of the Norwegian seismic expedition to the Yermak Plateau and Nansen Basin in 2001.
  • 2004. Results of the Norwegian Seismic Expedition to the Yermak Plateau and Nansen Basin in 2001.
  • 2004. NE Atlantic Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic evolution and links to the Arctic.
  • 2004. Mjølnir Structure (Barents Sea, N Norway): a marine impact crater laboratory.
  • 2004. Lofoten-SW Barents Sea and Greenland margins in the NE Atlantic: evolution of conjugate continental margins in a regional rift-shear setting.
  • 2004. Integrated geophysical studies to better understand volcanic rifted margins: examples from North (conjugate Norwegian-Greenland margins) and South (W Africa margin) Atlantic.
  • 2004. Evolution of conjugate continental margins in a regional rift-shear tectonic setting: the Lofoten-SW Barents Sea and Greenland margins in the NE Atlantic.
  • 2004. EUROMARGINS research on the Norwegian continental margin - towards a regional 3D model of the crustal architecture and evolution.
  • 2004. Cenozoic evolution of the conjugate margins off NE Greenland and Norway.
  • 2003. The Nansen Basin, Arctic Ocean: Seismic data acquisition and geological results.
  • 2003. Polhavet: Ny seismikk avdekker geologiske særpreg.
  • 2003. Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic evolution of the NE Atlantic region and links to the Arctic.
  • 2002. Mesozoic-early Cenozoic rifting and subsequent breakup along the Lofoten-Vesterålen volcanic margin off Norway.
  • 2002. Late Cretaceous-Paleocene rifting and subsequent breakup along the Norwegian continental margin.
  • 2002. Eruption rates of Large Igneous Province volcanic rocks since 150 Ma.
  • 2002. Eruption rates of Large Igneous Province volcanic rocks since 150 Ma.
  • 2002. Early Eocene evolution of the Lofoten-Vesterålen volcanic margin off Norway.
  • 2002. Crustal architecture and evolution of conjugate margins off Mid-Norway and Greenland.
  • 2001. The Cretaceous Gateway between the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans: Proposal for the Ocean Drilling Project (ODP) in Cooperation with Industry.
  • 2001. Plategrensen i Arktis.
  • 2001. Nature of sill intrusions on the Utgard High, Vøring Basin.
  • 2001. Early Eocene sea floor spreading anomalies and continent-ocean boundary between Gleipne and Senja fracture zones in the Norwegian-Greenland Sea.
  • 2001. Continent-ocean boundary, breakup magmatism, and segmentation along the Lofoten-Vesterålen volcanic margin off Norway.
  • 2001. Continent-ocean boundary and early Eocene sea floor spreading anomalies between Gleipne and Senja fracture zones in the Norwegian-Greenland Sea.
  • 2001. A tectonic model for the Late Creataceous-Early Tertiary strcturing of the NW Vøring Basin.
  • 2000. Academic-industrial cooperation in marine seismology: an international model.
  • 1999. Porosity variation, seismic-amplitude anomalies and hydrocarbon potential of the Mjølnir Crater.
  • 1999. Modelling the evolution of the Helland-Hansen Arch using a coupled geotechnical basin simulator.
  • 1999. Mjølnir structure, Barents Sea: A marine impact crater laboratory.
  • 1999. Lateral variations in tectono-magmatic style along the Lofoten-Vesterålen volcanic margin off Norway.
  • 1999. III "Flood basalts, plumes and plate tectonics".
  • 1999. Development of extensional features on the North Vøring margin.
  • 1999. "Seismotectonics of the Norwegian continental margin".
  • 1999. "LIPs and volcanic rifted margins".
  • 1997. Norwegian-Greenland Sea Thermal Field.
Popular scientific article
  • 2013. LIPs - Enorme episodiske vulkanprovinser. Geo. 16-21.
  • 2013. Ei Henderik Tid. Naturen. 227-233.
  • 2008. Armageddon in the Oceans. Geo. 52-53.
  • 2002. Når historien skal skrives. Sokkelspeilet : norsk oljetidsskrift. 49.
  • 2002. Når historien skal skrives. Sokkelspeilet : norsk oljetidsskrift. 49.
  • 2002. Integrasjon, nettverk, datateknologi og samarbeid som suksesskriterier. Geo. 12-16.
  • 2002. En mangfoldig kontinentalmargin. Geo. 12-16.
  • 1999. Ein "aktiv" passiv kontinentalmargin. Geo. 22-25.
Feature article
  • 2013. Nansens arv. Dagsavisen. 4.
Doctoral dissertation
  • 1976. The sediment distribution and main structural elements of the Norwegian-Greenland sea and surrounding areas based on marine geophysical data.
Interview
  • 2008. Drøftar samarbeid med Aserbajdsjan.
  • 2006. Eldholm.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • 2010. Impact structure and morphology. 27 pages.
  • 2010. Impact geophysics and modelling. 63 pages.
  • 2007. Large Igneous Provinces. 14 pages.
  • 2005. Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic structural and stratigraphic correlations between the conjugate mid-Norway and NE Greenland continental margins. 17 pages.
  • 2002. The continental margin off Norway 62-75oN: Palaeogene tectono-magmatic segmentation and sedimentation. 30 pages.
  • 2002. Seismic correlation of the Mjølnir marine impact event to nearby shallow drillholes. 15 pages.
  • 2001. Mjølnirkrateret. 3 pages.
  • 2000. Mjølnir: an impact crater offshore Northern Norway. 3 pages.
  • 2000. Characteristics of continental margins. 39 pages.
  • 1999. Mjølnir structure, Barents Sea: a marine impact crater laboratory. -338 pages.
Encyclopedia article
  • 2004. Large Igneous Provinces. 315-323. In:
    • 2004. Encyclopedia of Geology.
Other
  • 2005. Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic structural and stratigraphic correlations between the conjugate mid-Norway and NE Greenland continental margins. 785-801.
  • 2004. Scientific aspects of the continental shelf. 41-57.
Abstract
  • 2019. Geologen Darwin. Naturen. 51-61.
Poster
  • 2007. NE Atlantic breakup and evolution of the Norwegian-Greenland conjugate volcanic margins.
  • 2006. The Bjørnøya fan slide complex- recurrent Pleistocene mega-failures on the NE Atlantic margin.
  • 2006. Crustal structure, continental breakup and magmatism at the Lofoten-Vesterålen margin, off Norway, constrained by the Euromargins 2003 OBS Experiment.
  • 2005. New OBS data constrain the crustal structure of the Lofoten-Vesterålen margin off Norway.
  • 2005. NE Atlantic breakup and evolution of the Norwegian-Greenland conjugate volcanic margins: field evidence to the Great Plume Debate.
  • 2005. NE Atlantic breakup and evolution of the Norwegian-Greenland conjugate volcanic margins.
  • 2005. Conjugate mid-Norway and NE Greenland continental margins: Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic tectono-stratigraphic correlations and margin evolution.
  • 2004. Opening of the Arctic�North Atlantic Gateway.
  • 2004. Opening of the Arctic-North Atlantic gateway.
  • 2004. Norwegian research strategies on gas hydrates and natural seeps in the Nordic Seas region (GANS).
  • 2004. Deep-water sedimentary processes in the Lofoten Basin, Norwegian Continental Margin.
  • 2004. Cenozoic development of the conjugate margins off NE Greenland and Norway.
  • 2003. The distinct crustal architecture of the Lofoten-Vesterålen margin segment off Norway.
  • 2003. The Norwegian volcanic continental margin: early Tertiary tectono-magmatic and environmental drilling targets.
  • 2003. Tectono-stratigraphic correlations between the conjugate margins off Mid-Norway and NE Greenland.
  • 2003. Structure of the West and North Svalbard Margins in a plate tectonic setting.
  • 2003. Structural and stratigraphic correlations between the conjugate mid-Norway and NE Greenland continental margins.
  • 2003. Structural and stratigraphic correlations between the conjugate NE Greenland and mid-Norway continental margins.
  • 2003. Regional rift-shear tectonic setting and Late Cretaceous-early Tertiary events linking the Lofoten-Vesterålen and SW Barents Sea margins (NE Atlantic).
  • 2003. Polhavet: Seismikk i grenseland.
  • 2003. Polhavet: Ny seismikk avdekker geologiske særpreg.
  • 2003. Opening of the Arctic-North Atlantic Gateway.
  • 2003. Mjølnir marine impact crater: summary of geophysical research.
  • 2003. Mesozoic-early Cenozoic rifting and subsequent breakup along the Lofoten-Vesterålen volcanic margin off Norway.
  • 2003. Lofoten-Vesterålen volcanic continental margin: crustal configuration.
  • 2003. Late Mesozoic-Cenozoic evolution of the NE Atlantic Region and links to the Arctic.
  • 2003. Early Eocene opening and continent-ocean boundary between Jan Mayen and Greenland-Senja fracture zones in Norwegian-Greenland Sea.
  • 2003. Crustal structure and evolution of the mid-Norwegian continental margin in a conjugate setting.
  • 2003. Crustal architecture and evolution of conjugate margins off Mid-Norway and Greenland.
  • 2003. Bivrost transfer system: a primary cross-margin tectono-magmatic feature on the Norwegian-Greenland margin.
  • 2002. The Norwegian volcanic margin and adjacent basins: potential Early Tertiary tectono-magmatic and environmental drilling targets.
  • 2002. The Norwegian continental margin: crustal structure and tectono-magmatic segmentation.
  • 2002. The Arctic plate boundary: seismotectonics at ultra-slow spreading.
  • 2002. The Arctic plate boundary: Seismotectonics at ultra-slow spreading.
  • 2002. Seismic correlation of the Mjølnir marine impact crater to shallow boreholes.
  • 2002. Mjølnir marine impact crater: summary of geophysical research.
  • 2002. Large Igneous Province emplacement rates since 150 Ma.
  • 2002. Early eocene opening and continent-ocean boundary between Jan Mayen and Greenland-Senja fracture Zones in Norwegian-Greenland Sea.
  • 2002. Crustal configuration of the Lofoten-Vesterålen volcanic continental margin off Norway.
  • 2001. Seismic correlation of the Mjølnir marine impact crater to shallow boreholes.
  • 2001. Regional rift-shear tectonic setting and Late Cretaceous-early Tertiary events linking the Lofoten-Vesterålen and SW Barents Sea margins (NE Atlantic).
  • 2001. From Mjølnir "Structure" to Mjølnir "marine impact crater": review of a decade of geophysical research.
  • 2001. Crustal structure of the Lofoten-Vesterålen continental margin off Norway.
  • 2001. Continent-ocean boundary along the Norwegian continental margin.
  • 2001. Continent-ocean boundary along the Norwegian continental margin.
  • 1997. Norwegian-Greenland Sea thermal field.
Article in business/trade/industry journal
  • 2014. Thomas Kuhn etter 50 år: En platetektonisk innfallsvinkel. Nytt Norsk Tidsskrift. 44-53.

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