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Academic article
  • 2020. Geocellular rendering of cave surveys in paleokarst reservoir models. Marine and Petroleum Geology. 1-17.
  • 2019. Monitoring and risk assessment for groundwater sources in rural communities of Romania (GROUNDWATERISK). Research Ideas and Outcomes_RIO.
  • 2019. From subsurface to surface: a multidisciplinary approach to decoding uplift histories in tectonically-active karst landscapes. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 1710-1721.
  • 2018. Morphology and life history divergence in cave and surface populations of Gammarus lacustris (L.). PLOS ONE. 1-32.
  • 2018. Detecting multiscale karst features including hidden caves using microgravimetry in a Caledonian nappe setting: Mefjell massif, Norway. Norwegian Journal of Geology. 359-378.
  • 2017. A climatic trigger for the giant Troll pockmark field in the northern North Sea. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 24-34.
  • 2016. Inverted, ’parallel’ accretion of organic material in the cave Setergrotta, Rana, northern Norway: a case study. Acta Carsologica. 33-42.
  • 2014. Il y a 100 000 ans, un atelier pour la préparation et le stockage de mélanges pigmentés. Paleo. 117-124.
  • 2013. Isotope and trace element evolution of the Naica aquifer (Chihuahua, Mexico) over the past 60,000 yr revealed by speleothems. Quaternary Research. 510-521.
  • 2013. Characterisation of a post-glacial invasion aquifer: the Grønli–Seter karst system, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 61-73.
  • 2013. Ancient DNA identifies post-glacial recolonisation, not recent bottlenecks, as the primary driver of contemporary mtDNA phylogeography and diversity in Scandinavian brown bears. Diversity and Distributions: A journal of biological invasions and biodiversity. 245-256.
  • 2011. Sulfur-Oxidizing Chemolithotrophic Proteobacteria Dominate the Microbiota in High Arctic Thermal Springs on Svalbard. Astrobiology. 665-678.
  • 2011. Stability of dissolution flutes under turbulent flow. Journal of caves and karst studies. 181-186.
  • 2011. SUBGLACIAL MAZE ORIGIN IN LOW-DIP MARBLE STRIPE KARST: EXAMPLES FROM NORWAY. Journal of caves and karst studies. 31-43.
  • 2011. PRELIMINARY U/TH DATING AND THE EVOLUTION OF GYPSUM CRYSTALS IN NAICA CAVES (MEXICO). Acta Carsologica. 17-28.
  • 2011. On the formation of dissolution pipes in Quaternary coastal calcareous arenites in Mediterranean settings. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 143-157.
  • 2011. Late-Quaternary biogeographic scenarios for the brown bear (Ursus arctos), a wild mammal model species. Quaternary Science Reviews. 418-430.
  • 2011. A 100,000-Year-Old Ochre-Processing Workshop at Blombos Cave, South Africa. Science. 219-222.
  • 2010. Uranium-series dating of gypsum speleothems: methodology and examples. International Journal of Speleology. 35-46.
  • 2010. The impact of glacier ice-contact and subglacial hydrochemistry on evolution of maze caves: A modelling approach. Journal of Hydrology. 157-172.
  • 2010. Pleistocene environments and human presence in the middle Atbara valley (Khashm El Girba, Eastern Sudan). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 12-34.
  • 2010. Morphology and speleogenesis of Okshola (Fauske, northern Norway): example of a multi-stage network cave in a glacial landscape. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 123-139.
  • 2009. Variability in luminescent lamination and initial 230Th/232Th activity ratios in a late Holocene stalagmite from northern Norway. Quaternary Geochronology. 181-192.
  • 2009. Stable isotope records for the last 10 000 years from Okshola cave (Fauske, northern Norway) and regional comparisons. Climate of the Past. 667-682.
  • 2009. Stable isotope records for the last 10 000 years from Okshola cave (Fauske, northern Norway) and regional comparisons. Climate of the Past. 1763-1802.
  • 2008. Glacier advances during the last 400 ka as evidenced in St. Beatus Caves (BE.Switzerland). Quaternary International. 173-189.
  • 2008. Assessing the use of U-Th methods to determine the age of cold-water calcareous algae. Quaternary Geochronology. 76-88.
  • 2007. Stable isotope variations in stalagmites from northwestern Sweden document climate and environmental changes during the early Holocene. The Holocene. 259 -267 .
  • 2007. Late Quaternary environmental and human events at En Gedi, reflected by the geology and archaeology of the Moringa Cave (Dead Sea area, Israel). Quaternary Research. 203-212.
  • 2007. Holocene and Late Pleistocene climate in the sub-Mediterranean continental environment: A speleothem record from Poleva Cave (Southern Carpathians, Romania). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 322-338.
  • 2007. Abrupt glacial valley incision at 0.8 Ma dated from cave deposits in Switzerland. Geology. 143-146.
  • 2006. Vertebrate remains in Holocene limstone cave sediments: faunal succesion in the Sirijorda Cave, northern Norway. Boreas. 142-158.
  • 2006. Vertebrate remains in Holocene limestone cave sediments: faunal succession in the Sirijorda Cave, northern Norway. Boreas. 142-158.
  • 2006. Holocene brown bear (Ursus arctos L.) from Norwegian caves. Boreas. 296-316.
  • 2006. Caves and speleogenesis at Blomstrandøya, Kongsfjord, W. Spitsbergen. International Journal of Speleology. 37-58.
  • 2005. U-Th ages constraining the Neanderthal footprint at Vartop Cave, Romania. Quaternary Science Reviews. 1151-1157.
  • 2005. U-Th ages constraining the Neanderthal footprint at Bartop Cave, Romania. Quaternary Science Reviews. 1151-1157.
  • 2005. Highly variable Northern Hemisphere temperatures reconstructed from low- and high-resolution proxy data. Nature. 613-617.
  • 2004. Geological and geochemical factors affecting radon concentrations in dwellings located on permeable glacial sediments-a case study from Kinsarvik, Norway. Environmental Geology. 843-858.
  • 2004. Geological and geochemical factors affecting radon concentrations in dwellings located on permeable glacial sediments - a case study from Kinsarvik, Norway. Environmental Geology. 843-858.
  • 2004. Geological and geochemical factors affecting radon concentrations in dwellings located on permeable glacial sediments - a case study from Kinsarvik, Norway. Environmental Geology. 843-858.
  • 2004. Depositional and post-depositional history of warm stage deposits at Knocknacran, Co. Monaghan, Ireland: implications for preservation of Irish last interglacial deposits. Journal of Quaternary Science. 577-590.
  • 1997. Simple liquid-liquid extraction of U and Th in tracer amounts from phosphate matrix for dating purposes. Chemical Geology. 265-271.
  • 1997. Sedimentation in a high-latitude karst cave: Sirijordgrotta, Nordland, Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 233-250.
  • 1997. On some cave minerals from Northern Norway. International Journal of Speleology. 67-75.
  • 1996. Uranium-series dating of speleothems from Niedzwiedzia and Radochowska Caves, Sudetes, Poland. Theoretical and applied karstology. 37-48.
  • 1996. Uranium-series dating of some speleothems from Romania. Theoretical and applied karstology. 25-36.
  • 1996. The climate of the last 150,000 years recorded in speleothems: preliminary results from north-western Romania. Theoretical and applied karstology. 9-21.
  • 1996. The V#^artop cave man and his radiometric age. Karst Waters Special Publication. 170-172.
  • 1996. Reply to: "Comment on 'High resolution paleotemperature proxy record for the last interglaciation based on Norwegian Speleothems'" by Isaac Winograd and Kenneth Ludwig. Quaternary Research. 103-104.
  • 1996. Quaternary stratigraphy of the Storsteinshola cave system, Kjøpsvik, north Norway. Karst Waters Special Publication. 116-120.
  • 1996. Quaternary cave and landform development in the Tysfjord region, north Norway. Karst Waters Special Publication. 73-77.
  • 1996. Preliminary comparison between Norwegian and Polish speleothem growth frequencies. Karst Waters Special Publication. 81-83.
  • 1996. Pleistocene to holocene climatic record in speleothems on the SE edge of the Kras Plateau in Slovenia. Karst Waters Special Publication. 192-193.
  • 1996. Late quaternary climatic history of the Helderberg Plateau, New York, USA: Preliminary results from U/Th dating of speleothems. Karst Waters Special Publication. 87-88.
  • 1996. Interaction between glacier and karst aquifers: Preliminary results from Hilmarfjellet, South Spitsbergen. Kras i Speleologia. 1-20.
  • 1996. Comparison of speleothem dating by the TL, ESR, C-14 and Th-230/ U-234 methods. Karst Waters Special Publication. 78-80.
  • 1996. Climate Change: The Karst record. Karst Waters Special Publication. 1-2.
  • 1996. Calibration of speleothem stable isotopes against historical records: a Holocene temperature curve for north Norway? Karst Waters Special Publication. 78-80.
  • 1996. Annually resolved stable isotope data from speleothem calcite by laser ablation. Karst Waters Special Publication. 84-86.
  • 1995. The last interglaciation in the arctic and subarctic regions: Time frame, structure, and duration: Selected papers from a LIGA symposium held in Saint-Michel des Saints, Quebec, Canada May, 4-7 1993. Quaternary Research. 115-116.
  • 1995. Subpermafrost grunnvann, Svalbard. Geonytt. 34.
  • 1995. Subglasial grunnvannsfornyelse i termale karstkilder, Sørkappland, Svalbard. Geonytt. 44-45.
  • 1995. Palaeomagnetic cave stratigraphy of sediments from Hellemofjord, northern Norway. Geophysical Journal International. 499-515.
  • 1995. Palaeomagnetic cave stratigraphy of sediments from Hellemofjord, northern Norway. Geophysical Journal International. 499-515.
  • 1995. Kvartær "Stromatolitt" fra Søndre Akershus. Geonytt. 33.
  • 1995. Kalibrering av stabil-isotoper og temperatursignaler i perkolasjonssone og dryppstein i en karsthule i Nordland. Geonytt. 27-28.
  • 1995. Hudson Bay - Hudson strait jökulhlaups and Heinrich events: a hypothesis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 123-137.
  • 1995. High-resolution paleotemperature proxy record during the last interglaciation in Norway from speleothems. Quaternary Research. 133-146.
  • 1995. Geomorfologisk og stratigrafisk utvikling av grottene i Kjøpsvik, Nordland. Geonytt. 44.
  • 1995. Differential diagnosis of paragenetic and vadose canyons. Cave & Karst Science. 55-59.
  • 1994. Subpermafrost groundwater in Svalbard. hydrogeology of Hard Rocks. 26th Congress of the International Association of Hydrogeol ogists. 940-949.
  • 1994. Quaternary denudation on the Tindal Karst Plain N.T. Australia. Cave and karst science. 17-18.
  • 1994. Natural Environmental Change in Karst. The Quaternary Record. Catena Supplement. 21-40.
  • 1994. Microbiological activity in thermo-glacial karst springs, south Spitsb ergen. Geomicrobiology Journal. 161-173.
  • 1994. Kalksteinsgrotte som boplass for bever. Fauna. 16-21.
  • 1994. Geomorphic and stratigraphic development of caves in the Kjøpsvik quarries, north Norway. Cave and karst science. 17.
  • 1994. Geochronological potential of isoleucine epimerization in calcite spel eothem. Quaternary Research. 52-58.
  • 1994. Geochronological potential isoleucine epimerization in clacite speleothems. Quaternary Research. 52-58.
  • 1994. Commercial export of Norwegian spring water - evaluation of a peculinar karst spring. Cave and karst science. 4.
  • 1994. Calibration of stable isotope and temperature signal in the percolation zone of a sub-arctic cave, northern Norway. Cave and karst science. 9.
  • 1994. 230Th/234U and 14C dating of a late Pleistocene stalagmite in Lobatse II Cave, Botswana. Quaternary Geochronology. 111-119.
  • 1993. Natural Environment Change in Karst: The Quaternary record. Catena Supplement. 21-40.
  • 1993. Hydrologic and geomorphic aspects of the Hilmarfjellet Karst, Sørkappl and, Spitsbergen. Kras i Speleologica.
  • 1993. Amino acid racemization in speleothems- a datin potential. Quaternary Research.
  • 1992. Uranium series dating of speleothems: a glacial chronology for Nordland, Norway for the last 600 ka. Striae. 127-133.
  • 1992. Natural Environmental Change in Karst: The Quarternary record. CATENA.
Report
  • 2009. Hypogene Speleogenesis in Mainland Norway and Svalbard? Hypogene Speleogenesis and Karst Hydrogeology of Artesian basins, 241-243. .
  • 1998. Radioizotopové datavanie a paleomagnetizmus sintrov z demãnovskej L'adovej jaskyne a geochronológia iv, vývojovej Úrovne demänovského jaskynného systéu. .
  • 1995. Karstformer i Glomfjellområdet. Interrimrapport til Direktoratet for Naturforvaltning. .
  • 1992. Karstformer i Norge. Verneverdier og Datagrunnlag. .
  • 1992. Elephant remains at Apolakia, South Rhodos Island, Greece. Technical Note. .
  • 1992. Climatic Variations and Chronostratigraphy from Cave Studies. Research Note. .
Lecture
  • 2019. The Reingardslia cave documentation project.
  • 2019. Pyrite oxidation, a CO2-independent speleogenetic route.
Popular scientific lecture
  • 2008. Kjempekrystallene i NAICA-gruva i Mexico.
  • 1994. Uranium Series disequilibria applied to Quaternary Geochronology and groundwater studies.
  • 1994. Uranium Series dating of Quaternary Depostis- methods and applications.
  • 1994. Karst and cave geomorphology in the permafrost of Spitzbergen.
  • 1994. Groundwater in the Spitzbergen permafrost.
Academic lecture
  • 2019. Microbial diversity of snottites and biofilms at a pyrite mine in Båsmo (Nordland), Norway.
  • 2019. Hydrologisk sammenligning av tre store karst akviferer i Nord-Norge.
  • 2019. Different aspects of detection of karstified reservoirs – case examples from gravimetry and seismic interpretation.
  • 2019. A genetic approach for characterizing paleokarst reservoirs.
  • 2018. Microbial diversity in Glacier cave Ice microbiome ...
  • 2017. Microbial community structure of snottites and biofilms at the Cave acid mine drainage site in Båsmo, Nordland.
  • 2017. Karst hydrology in sub-arctic Norway.
  • 2017. Identifying hidden cave systems using gravimetric mapping: A case study from cave Svarthammarhola, Nordland, Norway.
  • 2017. Challenges in Identifying Karst Porosity in a Caledonian Nappe Setting Using Gravimetric Mapping.
  • 2017. A Climatic Trigger for the Giant Troll Pockmark Field in the Northern North Sea.
  • 2015. The Origins of Modern Human Behaviour. Dating human occupations and reconstructing the palaeoenvironment in the Middle Stone Age, southern Cape, South Africa. National Research Foundation/Norwegian Research Council, South Africa – Norway Programme of Research Cooperation Conference, Kameeldrift, South Africa, 21st September.
  • 2013. Glacier ice-contact speleogenesis.
  • 2013. Antropogenic bias on power-law distributions of cave lengths.
  • 2012. Speleogenesis in the marble karst of north Norway during the last interglacial-glacial cycle.
  • 2011. What can scallops tell us about ice-contact speleogenesis in Scandinavia?
  • 2011. Caves and Quaternary landscape development inNordland, northern Norway.
  • 2011. An overview of dated isotope records from Norwegian speleothems.
  • 2009. Utvikling av labyrintgrotter i glasial stripekarst: et modelleringsforsøk.
  • 2009. Preliminary U/Th dating of gypsum crystals from Naica caves (Mexico).
  • 2009. Chronology Of Coastal Karst - Sediments In Bue Marino Cave (Gulf Of Orosei, Sardinia, Italy) And Their Palaeoclimatic Significance.
  • 2008. Speleogenesis and karst landform development in central Scandinavia: An overview.
  • 2008. IGC Excursions Karst landforms and speleogenesis in North Norway.
  • 2008. GSM-03: Karst as a Global phe-nomenon: a tribute to Derek Ford and Paul Williams.
  • 2008. Fracture and erosion control of speleogenesis in glacial valleys: Example from Gråtådalen, central Svartisen, Northern Norway.
  • 2008. Chronology and growth rate of the Naica giant gypsum crystals.
  • 2007. Utvalgte klimaproxy fra grotteis: Svarthammarhola ved Fauske.
  • 2007. Speleothems, a climate proxy recorder for the development of the Eemian at Fauske, north Norway.
  • 2007. En mikroklimatisk studie av ei isgrotte: Svarthammarhola ved Fauske.
  • 2005. Variations in annual growth rate in a speleothem from northern Norway.
  • 2005. The Svarthamar cave research project, Fauske, north Norway.
  • 2005. The Grønli-Seter cave research project, Rana, North Norway.
  • 2005. Speleogenesis and landscape evolution in Tronsdalen karst, Verdal, Norway.
  • 2005. Norges tapte grotter: karstformers sårbarhet og vitenskapelig verdi kontra industi og turisme.
  • 2005. Maze caves in stripe karst: Examples from Nonshauggrotta, northern Norway.
  • 2005. Marine 14C reservoir ages based on the coral Lophelia pertusa.
  • 2005. Landscape evolution and speleogenesis in Gråtådalen valley, Northern Norway.
  • 2005. Labyrinter i stripekarst: Eksempel fra Nonshauggrotta i Gildeskål, Nordland.
  • 2005. Karst as a weathering skin phenomenon: Is there a simple, scale-independent model for karstification.
  • 2005. Extreme karst porosity: The architecture and development of big rooms: Svarthammarhola at Fauske, Nordland Norway.
  • 2005. Dolomitization and karstification - important process in Upper Carboniferous - Lower Permian carbonate reservoir development on Svalbard: field evidences.
  • 2005. Annually resolved archives: Annual laminae records from speleothems.
  • 2005. A simple growth model for allogenic pedestals in glaciated karst.
  • 2000. Variation in radon content in soil and dwellings in the Kinsarvik area, Norway, are strongly dependent on air temperature.
  • 1998. Uranium series dating of sub-till peat and ice advances in North Russia.
  • 1997. Uranium-series dating of speleothems from Amaterska and Hostejnska Caves, Moravian Karst, Czech Republic.
  • 1997. U-series dating and stable isotope analysis of some last interglacial speleothems from north Norway.
  • 1997. The antiquity of the famous Demianowska Caves (Slovakia).
  • 1997. Speleochcronology, stable isotopes and laminae analysis of stalagmites from southern Africa.
  • 1997. Potential use of uranium series dating of calcareous algae as a tool for dating paleo-watertables in maritme karst settings.
  • 1997. Groundwater recharge in thermoglacial karst springs, South Spitsbergen.
  • 1997. Bell hole morphometry of a flank margin cave and possible genetic models: Lighthouse Cave, San Salvador, The Bahamas.
  • 1997. Absolute datations of speleothems and its speleomorphological significance from Diva#vska jama and Jazbina caves; Kras plateau, Slovenia.
  • 1996. Speleotherm dating in the Tasaul Cave, evidence for low seastands in the Black Sea.
  • 1996. Plestocene and Holocene climate in north-western Romania as indicated by growth frequency variations of speleothems.
  • 1996. Late Weichselian paleomagnetic chronostratigraphy of sediments in four cave systems in Nordland, N. Norway.
  • 1996. Late Weichselian palaeomagnetic chronostratigraphy of sediments in four cave systems in Nordland, N-Norway.
  • 1996. Karakterisering av organisk materiale i dryppstein for paleoklimatologisk tolkning.
  • 1996. Interstadial/Interglacial fauna from Norcemgrotta, Kjoepsvik, Northern Norway.
  • 1996. Interstadial/Interglacial fauna from Norcemgrotta, Kjoepsvik, Northern Norway.
  • 1994. Microbial activity in thermoglacial karst springs in Spitsbergen.
  • 1994. Heinrich Events and Jøkulhlaups from Hudson Bay.
  • 1992. Modelling the evolution of channel networks in carbonate rocks.
  • 1992. Groundwater in Spitzbergen.
  • 1992. Glasiale og interglasiale erosjonsrater og total relieffalder i Nordland basert på dateringer av speleothemer.
Editorial
  • 2008. Stable isotope variations in stalagmites from northwestern Sweden document changes in temperature and vegetation during the early Holocene: a reply to Hammarlund and Edwards. The Holocene. 1009-1010.
Masters thesis
  • 2006. Landskapsutvikling og speleogenese i Gråtådalen, Beiarn.
Popular scientific article
  • 2014. Hva gjorde en ca. 340.000 år gammel bjørn på Kvaløya? Ottar. 35-40.
  • 2009. - Grottekartlegging. Linepila.
  • 1993. Kalksteinsgrotte som boplass for bever. Fauna. 16-21.
Doctoral dissertation
  • 1999. Aspects of speleothem stratigraphy, karst processes and speleogenesis in Norway.
Interview
  • 2019. Mikrobejakten. Langt inne i en isgrotte i Nordland har forskerne lett ettr ny antibiotika. Det haster å hente ut ukjente bakteriestammer, for verdens minste organismer står if are for å smelte bort.
  • 2017. Hulelidelsen. Norske grotter er i ferd med å bli trampet ned fordi de er så vakre.
  • 2008. Ukjent grotte funnet i Velfjord.
  • 2008. Grotte fra istiden på arbeidsplassen.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • 2013. Glacier Ice-Contact Speleogenesis in Marble Stripe Karst. 34 pages.
  • 2009. On the origin of dissolution pipes. 6 pages.
  • 2009. Fracture control of caves in marble: Earthquake mediated? Examples from Scandinavia. 1 pages.
  • 2009. Carbonate dissolution in cold water. in situ experiments and the consequances for subglacial karstification. 1 pages.
  • 2005. Huleforskning i Gildeskål. 6 pages.
  • 2005. Holocene Climate Bariability in the North Atlantic Region: a Review of Terrestrial and Marine Evidence. 34 pages.
  • 2004. Isotope stage 11, the "super-interglacial", from a north Norwegian speleothem. 16 pages.
  • 1995. Timing and configuration of the Weichselian Ice Sheet at the Swedish West Coast deduced from isotopic measurements on subglacially precipitated calcite. 3 pages.
Other
  • 2009. HYPOGENE SPELEOGENESIS IN MAINLAND NORWAY AND SVALBARD? 241-243.
Poster
  • 2020. Karst Caves in Lomsdal- Visten National Park, Nordland.
  • 2019. Trace element distribution in speleothems, examples from South Africa and Norway.
  • 2019. Structural control on cave geometry, a case study from Aspfjordgrotta, Fauske, North Norway.
  • 2019. Sediment accumulations in paleokarst reservoirs ‐ Analogues from an active cave system.
  • 2019. Paleokarst reservoir modelling based on recent cave system analogs - A novel methodology for importing geometrically complex geobodies into geocellular reservoir models .
  • 2019. Paleokarst reservoir modelling based on active cave system analogs - implementing cave survey data in geocellular reservoir models.
  • 2018. Photogrammetric mapping of complex cave chambers at Bloukrans Cave, South Africa: Structural, Morphological and Speleogenetic Information .
  • 2018. Microbial diversity and activity of snottites and biofilms at an underground acid mine drainage site in Båsmo (Nordland), Norway.
  • 2018. A 3D model of a cave collapse from Peristerionas cave, northern Greece.
  • 2016. Cave ice microbiome along a Chronosequence in Svarthamar Ice Cave, North Norway.
  • 2013. Temperature and kinetic control of cave geometry.
  • 2008. Modelling early evolution of maze caves in stripe karst.
  • 2004. Microbial communities in thermoglacial karst aquifer, Sørkappland, Spitsbergen.

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