Publications and Presentations

Updated as of June 29, 2019.


Alsen, P., Jelby, M.E., Śliwińska, K.K. and J. Mutterlose, 2019, An Early Cretaceous stratigraphic marker fossil in the High Arctic: the belemnite Arctoteuthis bluethgeni: Geological Magazine, 1-14.

Cedeño, A., Rojo, L., Cardozo, N., Centeno, L., A., Escalona, 2019, The Impact of Salt Tectonics on the Thermal Evolution and the Petroleum System of Confined Rift Basins: Insights from Basin Modeling of the Nordkapp Basin, Norwegian Barents Sea: Geosciences, 9, 316, 25 p. Open access; DOI:10.3390/geosciences9070316

Grundvåg, S. A., M. E. Jelby, S. Olaussen, and K. K. Śliwińska, 2021, The role of shelf morphology on storm-bed variability and stratigraphic architecture, Lower Cretaceous, Svalbard: Sedimentology, v. 68, p. 196-237.

Grundvåg, S.-A., M. E. Jelby, K. K. Śliwińska, H. Nøhr-Hansen, T. Aadland, S. E. Sandvik, I. Tennvassås, T. M. Engen, and S. Olaussen, 2019, Sedimentology and palynology of the Lower Cretaceous succession of central Spitsbergen: integration of subsurface and outcrop data: Norwegian Journal of Geology, v 99, p. 253-284.

Hammer, Ø., Alsen, P., Grundvåg, S-A., Jelby, M. E., Nøhr-Hansen, H., Olaussen, S., Senger, K.,  Śliwińska, K., K and M. Smelror, 2018s, Comment on ‘Redox conditions, productivity, and volcanic input during deposition of uppermost Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous organic-rich siltstones in Spitsbergen, Norway’ by Rakociński et al. (2018): Cretaceous Research; DOI:10.1016/j.cretres.2018.09.01

Helleren, S., D. Marín, S. Ohm, C. Augustsson, and A. Escalona, 2020, Why does not lithology correlate with gamma-ray spikes in the shaley source rocks of the Upper Jurassic Alge Member (southwestern Barents Sea)?: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 121, p. 104623.

Hjalmarsdottir, H. R., Nakrem H. A. and J. Nagy, 2018,  Environmental significance and taxonomy of well preserved foraminifera from Upper Jurassic – Lower Cretaceous hydrocarbon seep carbonates, central Spitsbergen: Micropaleontology, v.64, nos. 5-6, p. 435–480.

Hjálmarsdóttir, H.R., 2019, Quantitative biostratigraphy of Middle Jurassic – Early Cretaceous foraminiferal events from the Arctic: Revue de Micropaléontologie.

Jelby, M. E., S. A. Grundvåg, W. Helland‐Hansen, S. Olaussen, and L. Stemmerik, 2020, Tempestite facies variability and storm‐depositional processes across a wide ramp: Towards a polygenetic model for hummocky cross‐stratification: Sedimentology, v. 67, p. 742-781.

Jelby, M. E., K. K. Śliwińska, M. J. Koevoets, P. Alsen, M. L. Vickers, S. Olaussen, and L. Stemmerik, 2020, Arctic reappraisal of global carbon-cycle dynamics across the Jurassic–Cretaceous boundary and Valanginian Weissert Event: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 555, p. 109847.

Kairanov, B., D. Marín, A. Escalona, and N. Cardozo, 2019, Growth and linkage of a basin-bounding fault system: Insights from the Early Cretaceous evolution of the northern Polhem Subplatform, SW Barents Sea: Journal of Structural Geology, v. 124, p. 182-196.

Kairanov, B., A. Escalona, I. Norton, and P. Abrahamson, 2021, Early Cretaceous evolution of the Tromsø Basin, SW Barents Sea, Norway: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 123, p. 104714.

Koevoets, M.J., Hammer, Ø., and C.T.S. Little, 2019, Palaeoecology and palaeoenvironments of the Middle Jurassic to lowermost Cretaceous Agardhfjellet Formation (Bathonian–Ryazanian), Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Norwegian Journal of Geology, v. 99, Nr. 1 p. 1-24. Open access;

Koevoets, M. J.,  Hammer, Ø., Olaussen, S., K. Senger and M. Smelror, 2018, Integrating subsurface and outcrop data of Middle Jurassic to Lower Cretaceous Agardhfjellet Formation in central Spitsbergen: Norwegian Journal of Geology, v. 98, Nr.4 p.1-34, ISSN: 23875844, doi: 10.17850/njg98-4-01. Open access;

Marín, D., A. Escalona, S.-A. Grundvåg, H. Nøhr-Hansen, and B. Kairanov, 2018, Effects of adjacent fault systems on drainage patterns and evolution of uplifted rift shoulders: The Lower Cretaceous in the Loppa High, southwestern Barents Sea: Marine and Petroleum Geology, v. 94, p. 212-229. tgeo.2018.04.009

Marín, D., S. Helleren, A. Escalona, S. Olaussen, A. Cedeño, H. Nøhr‐Hansen, and S. Ohm, 2021, The Middle Jurassic to lowermost Cretaceous in the SW Barents Sea: Interplay between tectonics, coarse‐grained sediment supply and organic matter preservation: Basin Research, v. 33, p. 1033-1055.

Olaussen, S., Larssen, G. B., Helland-Hansen, W., Johannessen, E.P., Nøttvedt, A., Riis, F., Rismyhr, B., Smelror, M., and D. Worsley, 2019, Mesozoic strata of Kong Karls Land, Svalbard, Norway; a link to the northern Barents Sea basins and platforms: Norwegian Journal of Geology, v. 98, Nr.4 p. 1-69, doi:10.17850/njg98-4-06. Open access;

Ohm, S. E., L. Larsen, S. Olaussen, K. Senger, T. Birchall, T. Demchuk, A. Hodson, I. Johansen, G. O. Titlestad, and D. A. Karlsen, 2019, Discovery of shale gas in organic rich Jurassic successions, Adventdalen, Central Spitsbergen, Norway: Norwegian Journal of Geology, v. 99, p. 349-376.

Rojo, L.A., Marín, D., Cardozo, N., Escalona, A. and H. Koyi, 2019, The influence of halokinesis on prograding clinoforms: Insights from the Tiddlybanken Basin, Norwegian Barents Sea: Basin Research, 0,

Serck, C. S., A. Braathen, S. Olaussen, P. T. Osmundsen, I. Midtkandal, A. E. van Yperen, and K. Indrevær, 2021, Supradetachment to rift basin transition recorded in continental to marine deposition; Paleogene Bandar Jissah Basin, NE Oman: Basin Research, v. 33, p. 544-569.

Serck, C. S., and A. Braathen, 2019, Extensional fault and fold growth: Impact on accommodation evolution and sedimentary infill: Basin Research, v. 31, p. 967-990.

Śliwińska, K. K., M. E. Jelby, S.-A. Grundvåg, H. Nøhr-Hansen, P. Alsen, and S. Olaussen, 2020, Dinocyst stratigraphy of the Valanginian–Aptian Rurikfjellet and Helvetiafjellet formations on Spitsbergen, Arctic Norway: Geological Magazine, v. 157, p. 1693-1714.

Smelror, M., Larssen, G. B., Olaussen, S., Rømuld A., and R. Williams, 2019, Late Triassic to Early Cretaceous palynostratigraphy of Kong Karls Land, Svalbard, Arctic Norway, with correlations to Franz Josef Land, Arctic Russia: Norwegian Journal of Geology, v. 98, Nr.4 p. 1-31, doi:10.17850/njg98-4-04. Open access;

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  • Cedeño, A., Ohm, S., Escalona, A., Marín, D., Olaussen, S. & Demchuck T. Geochemical and paleogeographic constrains in Late Jurassic source rocks in the Norwegian Barents Sea. Submitted Marine petrol Geology

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Braut, T.I., Escalona, A. and Augustsson, C., 2018. Middle to Upper Jurassic Depositional Setting in the Hammerfest Basin: 80th EAGE Conference & Exhibition 2018 Student Programme. Copenhagen, Denmark.

Cedeño, A.F., Ohm S.E. and Escalona A., 2019. Facies variations within the Hekkingen Formation: An interdisciplinary approach: 29th International Meeting on Organic Geochemistry (IMOG). Gothenburg, Sweden.

Helleren, S., Marin, D., Augustsson, C. and S.E. Ohm, 2019. Lateral Compositional Variations in the Upper Jurassic Source Rock in the Southwestern Barents Sea: 81st EAGE Conference & Exhibition 2019, Oral presentation. London, UK.

Marin, D. and Escalona, A., 2019. The Middle to Upper Jurassic in the SW Barents Sea: Active faulting controlling the variation of organic-rich rocks: 34th International Meeting of Sedimentology. Rome, Italy.

Usken, B., Escalona, A. and Marin, D., 2018. Late Jurassic–Early Cretaceous Tectonostratigraphic Evolution of the Nysleppen Fault Complex, Southwestern Barents Sea: 80th EAGE Conference & Exhibition 2018 Student Programme. Copenhagen, Denmark.

Zhang, Y., J. G. Ogg, D. A. Minguez, M. Hounslow, S. Olaussen, F. Gradstein, and S. Esmeray-Senlet, 2019, Magnetostratigraphy of U/Pb-dated Boreholes in Svalbard, Norway, Implies that the Barremian-Aptian Boundary (Beginning of Chron M0r) is 121.2±0.4 Ma: AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts, p. GP44A-06.

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Braut, T.I., 2018, Middle to Upper Jurassic Depositional Setting in the Hammerfest Basin, SW Barents Sea: MSc thesis, University of Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway, 106p.

Helleren, S., 2019, Lateral compositional variations in the Upper Jurassic source rock in the southwestern Barents Sea – an organic or inorganic disclosure: MSc thesis, University of Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway, 118p.

Koevoets, M. J., 2018, The Palaeontology, Stratigraphy and Palaeo-environtment of the Agardhfjellet Formation (Middle Jurassic to Lower Cretaceous) of Spitsbergen, Svalbard: PhD thesis, University of Oslo, Norway, 250 p.

Usken, B., 2018, Upper Jurassic-Lower Cretaceous Seismic Interpretation in the Nysleppen Falut Complex, SW Barents Sea: BSc thesis, University of Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway, 58p.

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