Alvar Braathen

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Phone +47 22856664
Room U026
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 1 Geologibygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1047 Blindern 0316 OSLO

Academic interests

Scientific focus is in tectonic studies with emphasize on fluid flow in sedimentary basins and bedrock.

Courses taught


Alvar has a broad background, starting with under-graduate and post-graduate studies  at the University of Tromsø (Master and PhD), and subsequent work at the Geological Survey of Norway (NGU), the University of Bergen (UNI CIPR Center of Excellence), and the University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS). Professor in structural geology at Dept. of Geosciences, UiO from 2013.

Tags: Geology, Structural geology, Groundwater, Petroleum geology, CO2 storage
Published Sep. 25, 2014 1:13 PM - Last modified Sep. 16, 2020 11:32 AM