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Yngve Kristoffersen

Professor
  • E-mailYngve.Kristoffersen@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 34 07
  • Visitor Address
    Realfagbygget, Allégt. 41
    Room 
    2F13c - 2143a
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7803
    5020 Bergen
Academic article
  • 2020. On the the origin of the yermak plateau north of svalbard, arctic ocean. Norwegian Journal of Geology. 1-33.
  • 2017. Sea ice breakup and marine melt of a retreating tidewater outlet glacier in northeast Greenland (81?N). Scientific Reports.
  • 2017. Arctic ocean out flow and glacier-ocean interactions modify water over thewandel sea shelf (Northeastern Greenland). Ocean Science. 1045-1060.
  • 2015. On-ice vibroseis and snowstreamer systems for geoscientific research. Polar Science. 51-65.
  • 2014. Reconstruction of changes in the Weddell Sea sector of the Antarctic Ice Sheet since the Last Glacial Maximum. Quaternary Science Reviews. 111-136.
  • 2014. Reassembling Gondwana: A new high quality constraint from vibroseis exploration of the sub-ice shelf geology of the East Antarctic continental margin. Journal of Geophysical Research (JGR): Biogeosciences. 9171-9182.
  • 2014. Hovercraft as a mobile science platform over sea ice in the Arctic Ocean. Oceanography. 170-179.
  • 2014. A community-based geological reconstruction of Antarctic Ice Sheet deglaciation since the Last Glacial Maximum. Quaternary Science Reviews. 1-9.
  • 2013. Investigating englacial reflections with vibro- and explosive-seismic surveys at Halvfarryggen ice dome, Antarctica. Annals of Glaciology. 189-200.
  • 2012. The nature of the acoustic basement on Mendeleev and northwestern Alpha ridges, Arctic Ocean. Tectonophysics. 123-145.
  • 2012. The International Bathymetric Chart of the Arctic Ocean (IBCAO) Version 3.0. Geophysical Research Letters. 6 pages.
  • 2011. Geophysical exploration of the Arctic Ocean: the physical environment, survey techniques and brief summary of knowledge. Geological Society of America. Memoirs. 685-702.
  • 2010. Hemipelagic deposits on the Mendeleev and northwestern Alpha submarine Ridges in the Arctic Ocean: acoustic stratigraphy, depositional environment and an inter-ridge correlation calibrated by the ACEX results. Marine Geophysical Researches. 149-171.
  • 2010. A New Approach for Exploring Ice Sheets and Sub-Ice Geology. EOS. 429-430.
  • 2009. The R/H Sabvabaa – A research hovercraft for marine geophysical work in the most inaccessible area of the Arctic Ocean. The Leading Edge. 932-935.
  • 2009. Seismic stratigraphy and sediment thickness of the Nansen Basin, Arctic Ocean. Geophysical Journal International. 805-821.
  • 2009. Extensive local seabed disturbance, erosion and mass wasting on Alpha Ridge, Central Arctic Ocean: possible evidence for an extra-terrestrial impact? Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 313-320.
  • 2008. The Cosmonaut Sea wedge. Marine Geophysical Researches. 51-69.
  • 2008. Late glacial and holocene marine records from the independence Fjord and Wandel Sea regions, North Greenland. Polar Research. 209-221.
  • 2008. Crustal structure and tectonic provinces of the Riiser-Larsen Sea area (East Antarctica): results of geophysical studies. Marine Geophysical Researches. 135-158.
  • 2007. Seismic morphology and distribution of inferred glaciomarine deposits along the East Antarctic continental margin, 20 degrees E-60 degrees E. Marine Geology. 207-223.
  • 2007. Reduced sea ice concentrations in the Arctic Ocean during the last interglacial period revealed by sediment cores off northern Greenland. Paleoceanography. 15 pages.
  • 2007. Mass wasting on the submarine Lomonosov Ridge, central Arctic Ocean. Marine Geology. 132-142.
  • 2007. Arctic Ocean record of last two glacial-interglacial cycles off North Greenland/Ellesmere Island - Implications for glacial history. Marine Geology. 93-108.
  • 2007. A seismo-stratigraphic analysis of glaciomarine deposits in the eastern Riiser-Larsen Sea (Antarctica). Marine Geophysical Researches. 43-57.
  • 2006. The hydrostatic corer Selcore - a tool for sediment sampling and geophysical site characterization. Marine Geology. 101-112.
  • 2006. The Cenozoic palaeoenvironment of the Arctic Ocean. Nature. 601-605.
  • 2006. On sediment deposition and nature of the plate boundary at the junction between the submarine Lomonosov Ridge, Arctic Ocean and the continental margin of Arctic Canada/North Greenland. Marine Geology. 265-278.
  • 2005. Interplay of turbidite and contourite deposition along the Cosmonaut Sea/Enderby Land margin, East Antarctica. Marine Geology. 143-159.
  • 2005. Inproved seismic stratigraphy of the Mesozoic Weddell Sea. Marine Geophysical Researches. 265-282.
  • 2004. Seismic expression of glaciomarine deposits in the Eastern Riiser Larsen Sea, Antarctica. Marine Geology. 1-15.
  • 2004. Seabed erosion on the Lomonosov Ridge, central Arctic Ocean: A tale of deep draft icebergs in the Eurasia Basin and the influence of Atlantic water inflow on iceberg motion? Paleoceanography. 1-14.
  • 2004. Input of glaciomarine sediments along the East Antarctic contnental margin: depoitional processes on the Cosmonaut Sea continental slope and rise and a regional acoustic stratigraphic correlation from 40 gr. to 80 gr. E. Marine Geophysical Researches. 247-263.
  • 2004. A submarine fan in the Amundsen Basin, Arctic Ocean. Marine Geology. 317-324.
  • 2000. Shelf progradation on a glaciated continental margin, Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. Marin Geology. 109-122.
  • 2000. Shelf progradation on a glaciated continental margin, Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. Marine Geology. 109-122.
  • 2000. Pilot shallow drilling on the continental shelf, Dronning Maud Land, Antarctica. Antarctic Science. 463-470.
  • 2000. Kristoffersen, Y.: The Eurasia basin: an update from a decade of geoscientific research. Polarforschung. 11-18.
  • 1998. Seismic studies around the Kola Superdeep Borehole, Russia. Tectonophysics. 1-16.
  • 1998. Ice sheet history from Antarctic continental margin sediments: the ANTOSTRAT approach. Terra Antarctica. 737-760.
  • 1996. Mass movements in glaciomarine sediments on the Barents Sea continental slope. Global and Planetary Change. 287-m.fl.
  • 1996. An analysis of shear waves observed in the superdeep well at Kola, Russia. Geophysical Journal International. 545-554.
  • 1995. Use of the model-converted waves in marine seismic data to investigate the lithology of the sub-bottom sediments in Isfjorden, Svalbard. Pure and Applied Geophysics. 313-325.
  • 1994. Project images crust, collects seismic data in world's largest borehole. EOS. 473-476.
  • 1993. Seismisk korsang. Geonytt. 12-15.
  • 1993. Lomonosov Ridge, a treasure chest for Cenozoic Arctic paleoceanography. The Nansen Icebreaker. 2-3.
  • 1993. Logistics of scientific drilling in the Arctic Ocean: Station keeping tests open new perspectives. The Nansen Icebreaker.
  • 1992. Verdens dypeste borehull gir ny innsikt i tolkning av dypseismikk. Geonytt. 3-6.
  • 1992. Lomonosov Ridge - A double sided continental margin. Geology. 887-890.
Report
  • 2016. Ice drift station FRAM 2014-2015 weekly reports. 365. 365. .
  • 2004. Scientific drilling in the Arctic Ocean and the site survey challenge: Tectonic, paleoceanographic and climatic evolution of the Polar Basin. JEODI Workshop, Copenhagen 2003. .
  • 1997. Timing of glacial events in Antarctica - diamond drilling into the glaciomarine sequence of the Weddell Sea continental shelf. .
  • 1997. Seismic reflection surveys during Artic Ocean-96. 1995/96. 1995/96. .
  • 1997. A seismic test line across Engeboefjellet eclogite, Foerdefjorden, western Norway. .
  • 1997. A pilot project for shallow drilling in the Artic Ocean. 1995/96. 1995/96. .
  • 1996. Ressurskartlegging i Axalfjordur, Nordøst-Island. .
  • 1996. Geophysical survey and sediment sampling on the Lomosov Ridge, Arctic Ocean. .
  • 1996. Den nordiske Antarktisekspedisjonen 1995/1996: Rapport om grunn kjerneboring på kontinentalsokkelen i Weddelhavet, Antarktis. .
  • 1996. "Oden" conducts pilot drilling in the Arctic. 9. 9. .
  • 1994. Utredning om anvendelse av luftputefartøy til arktisk forskning. Rapp. til NFR Polarforskningskomiteen. .
Popular scientific lecture
  • 1998. The structure and evolution of Lomonosov Ridge, Arctic Ocean. Poster Americal Geophys. Union Spring Meeting.
  • 1998. The Eurasia Basin.
  • 1998. Tectonic evolution of the Lomonosov Ridge.
  • 1998. Norwegian research interests relevant to SCICEX.
  • 1998. Looking for the magma chamber at the Krafla volcano, NE Iceland.
  • 1998. Advances in marine sediment coring.
  • 1998. Acoustic stratigraphy and overconsolidated sediments indicates erosion on the crest of the eastern Lomonosov Ridge.
  • 1995. Submarine fans at high latitudes - sedimentary phases and depositional processes.
Academic lecture
  • 2007. Structure of the Chukchi borderlands from seismic reflection and refraction data.
  • 2007. Is there evidence for recent compression along the Northwind Ridge and Chucki borderlands?
  • 2007. A Hovercraft for geophysical investigations in the inaccessible high Arctic.
  • 2006. Seismic data acquisition in the Nansen Basin, Arctic Ocean.
  • 2006. Sediment thickness estimations from magnetic data in the Nansen Basin.
  • 2004. The Eurasia Basin: sediment deposition in a polar basin.
  • 2004. Results of the Norwegian Seismic Expedition to the Yermak Plateau and Nansen Basin in 2001.
  • 2004. Planning the Lomonosov Ridge Scientific Drilling, IODP, 2004.
  • 2004. Interplay of turbidite and contourite deposition along the Cosmonaut Sea/Enderby Land margin, East Antarctica.
  • 2003. The Nansen Basin, Arctic Ocean: Seismic data acquisition and geological results.
  • 2003. Seismic expression of deep-marine deposits attributed to glacial sediment flux in the Riiser Larsen Sea, East Antarctica.
  • 2003. Regional interpretation of glaciomarine sediments along the East Antarctic continental margin.
  • 2003. Polhavet: Ny seismikk avdekker geologiske særpreg.
  • 2002. A ministreamer for high-resolution multichannel land seismic profiling of Quaternary sediments.
  • 1999. To what extent does shelf stratigraphy reflect ice sheet history?
  • 1999. ANTOSTRAT Workshop on Geological Studies to Model Antarctic Paleoenvironments.
  • 1997. Shallow drilin in Antarctica.
  • 1996. Review of NAD Science.
  • 1996. Nansen Arctic Drilling Programme.
Compendium
  • 1995. Test of diamond drilling from R/V "Aranda", Rep.
  • 1995. Test av operasjon for grunne kjerneboringer fra fartøy, Beistadfjorden, Nord Trøndelag, Rapp.
Thesis at a second degree level
  • 2004. Ei geofysisk undersøking av Nansenbassenget og Yermakplatået.
  • 2004. Depositional processes at a glaciated continental margin.
Popular scientific article
  • 2008. Ny bøye vil gi mer seismiske data fra Polhavet. Geo. 53-53.
  • 2008. Med luftputebåt over drivisen i Polhavet. Geo. 52.
Interview
  • 2015. Yngve og Audun har bodd i Polhavet siden august.
  • 2015. Yngve Kristoffersen tilbake etter ett år på luftputebåt i Polhavet!
  • 2015. Yngve (73) har levd et dramatisk år på drivisen ved Nordpolen.
  • 2015. Våre nye polarhelter.
  • 2015. Todays's coldest war is at the top of the world.
  • 2015. Tilbake etter ett år i isen: - Vi fant noen vitenskapelige småbomber.
  • 2015. Tilbake etter ett år i isen.
  • 2015. Tilbake etter en unik ekspedisjon til Arktis.
  • 2015. Søndagsgjest: I ett år har professoren vært på ekspedisjon i polhavet.
  • 2015. Sleeping next to drifting ice.
  • 2015. Sharing Arctic ocean data.
  • 2015. Senior living: Retiree moves into mobile home - for a year on the Arctic sea ice.
  • 2015. Scientists Spend Arctic Winter Adrift On An Ice Floe.
  • 2015. Russland stellt die Nato vor neue Herausforderungen.
  • 2015. Retur fra polhavet - Denne luftpudebåd har været, hvor kraftfulde isbrydere måttet give op.
  • 2015. På en flekk i evigheten.
  • 2015. Polhavet: Ett år, èn luftputebåt, èn hvit topplue, to menn og masse data.
  • 2015. Poldrift vekker oppsikt.
  • 2015. Polarforskere tilbake etter ett år på isflak i Polhavet.
  • 2015. Perrin's awesome science week.
  • 2015. POLEKSPEDISJON: - Jeg regner med at jeg er ferdig med ishavet nå.
  • 2015. Orion med ny tur til Nordpolen.
  • 2015. Levde et år på et isflak i Polhavet.
  • 2015. Kom hjem etter ett år på Nordpolen.
  • 2015. Klimamodellene har vist seg å ikke fungere.
  • 2015. Indespærret i Arktis.
  • 2015. Ice floe serves as lab for drifting Arctic explorers.
  • 2015. Hjemme etter ett år i Polhavet.
  • 2015. Her hentes Yngve (73) etter ett år i isødet.
  • 2015. Explorar el Artico sobre una placa de hielo, asi trabaja Kristoffersen.
  • 2015. Expedition in die Arktis: Nacht am Nordpol.
  • 2015. Et skjeldent syn på havets bunn.
  • 2015. Endelig ute av drivisen: Alta-professor tilbake etter et unikt år i Polhavet.
  • 2015. Drev 1900 km i Polhavet: Tilbake etter ett år i isen med luftputebåt.
  • 2015. Dette er våre nye polarhelter.
  • 2015. Dette er våre nye polarhelter.
  • 2015. De har vært 43 uker alene i "verdens nordligste enebolig".
  • 2015. Bodde alene på isflak i ett år.
  • 2015. Bodde alene på isflak i ett år.
  • 2015. Bodde alene på isflak i ett år.
  • 2015. At en 73 åring gjør en selvfinansiert "Nansen light" er imponerende.
  • 2015. Arktisexpedition von Yngve Kristoffersen und Audun Tholfsen.
  • 2015. A year of drift.
  • 2015. A year camping on an ice floe.
  • 2015. 6 months living in the Arctic.
  • 2014. Yngve (72) skal bo på isen i 18 måneder.
  • 2014. Yngve (72) skal bo på et isflak til våren.
  • 2014. Yngve (72) fra Alta skal kjøre luftputebåt over Nordpolen.
  • 2014. Yngve (72) flyttar til Nordpolen.
  • 2014. The top 10 science images of 2014 - No 5: Adrift on an Arctic ice floe.
  • 2014. Se, en russisk ubåt! **Norske forskere tok bildet fra et isflak i Arktis .
  • 2014. Russian Submarine Spotted In Arctic Circle As Race For North Heats Up.
  • 2014. På Nordpolen sitter to norske forskere i minus 50 - med TV2 til nisseland.
  • 2014. Orion på vei til Nordpolen.
  • 2014. Norske forskere støtte på ubåt i Arktis.
  • 2014. Mystery submarine sighting gives clue to Russia's Arctic ambitions.
  • 2014. Minst ett år i drivisen.
  • 2014. Med post adresse på Nordpolen.
  • 2014. Iskold jagt på sandheden om Arktis.
  • 2014. God jul frå Sabvabaa på Nordpolen!
  • 2014. Feirer jul på Nordpolen uten Nissen.
  • 2014. Der sidder to mænd på en isflage.
  • 2014. Dagbok fra Arktis.
  • 2014. CNO Greenert: Russian Navy ‘Very Busy in the Undersea Domain’.
  • 2014. Another Cold War on the horizon? Mystery submarine spotted in Arctic hints at Russia's plans.
  • 2014. Alone on an Arctic ice floe, with a hovercraft.
  • 2013. Dansk erobringstokt i Polhavet.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • 2007. The Cosmonaut sea wedge.
  • 1995. The early investigations on the Norwegian continental shelf. 9 pages.
Poster
  • 2009. A warmer Arctic Ocean: Some observations from a hovercraft.
  • 2003. Polhavet: Seismikk i grenseland.
Academic literature review
  • 2010. Bathymetry, controlled source seismic and gravity observations of the Mendeleev ridge; implications for ridge structure, origin, and regional tectonics. 481-U29.
Film
  • 2015. Velkommen tilbake Yngve og Audun: FRAM2014/15 - a Norwegian ice drift 118 years later.

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