Elin Skurtveit

Associate Professor - Section of Geology and Geophysics
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Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 1 Geologibygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1047 Blindern 0316 OSLO
Other affiliations Department of Education (Student)

Academic interests

  • Structural geology, geomechanics and subsurface storage of CO2
  • Mechanical testing and development of special tests (Triax, Ring shear, Direct Shear, CO2 exposure)
  • Fault and fracture characterization and mapping
  • Clay smear and shear band formation
  • Fluid flow in faults and fracture zones

Courses taught

Background

  • 2018-                    Associate Professor, Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo
  • 2010-                    NGI, Petroleum Geomechanics & Geophysics Division
  • 2012-2013            Visiting researcher Stanford University, Zoback Stress and Crustal Mechanics Group (10 months)
  • 2011- 2014           PhD position CIPR, UniResearch, University of Bergen
  • 2007- 2010           Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI), Offshore Geotechnics Division
  • 2001- 2007           Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI), Geomechanics Division

Publications

  • Carlton, Brian; Skurtveit, Elin; Atakan, Kuvvet & Kaynia, Amir M. (2019). Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Analysis of a CO2 Storage Prospect Using the NGA East Ground Motion Models. Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Choi, Jung Chan; Skurtveit, Elin & Grande, Lars (2019). Deep Neural Network Based Prediction of Leak-Off Pressure in Offshore Norway. Show summary
  • Choi, Jung Chan; Skurtveit, Elin; Grande, Lars & Park, Joonsang (2019). Effect of CO2 injection-induced stress rotation in overburden on the fault stability and induced seismicity: Numerical investigation. Show summary
  • Mulrooney, Mark Joseph; Osmond, Johnathon L.; Skurtveit, Elin & Braathen, Alvar (2019). Horda Platform: New Learnings.
  • Mulrooney, Mark Joseph; Osmond, Johnathon L.; Skurtveit, Elin & Braathen, Alvar (2019). Smeaheia – structural uncertainty.
  • Osmond, Johnathon L.; Mulrooney, Mark Joseph; Skurtveit, Elin & Braathen, Alvar (2019). 3D geologic framework and structural derisking of two offshore CO2 storage prospects in the Smeaheia area, Norwegian North Sea.
  • Osmond, Johnathon L.; Mulrooney, Mark Joseph; Skurtveit, Elin & Braathen, Alvar (2019). Addressing across-fault and top seal potential for CCS in Viking Group sandstones of the Horda Platform.
  • Osmond, Johnathon L.; Mulrooney, Mark Joseph; Skurtveit, Elin & Braathen, Alvar (2019). Analogous Juxtaposition of Mixed Lithologies Against a Siliciclastic Hydrocarbon Reservoir and Proposed CO2 Storage Formation in the Norwegian North Sea.
  • Osmond, Johnathon L.; Mulrooney, Mark Joseph; Skurtveit, Elin & Braathen, Alvar (2019). Comparison between two Late Jurassic CO2 storage prospects with respect to structural derisking, Smeaheia area, Norwegian North Sea.
  • Soldal, Magnus; Skurtveit, Elin; Bohloli, Bahman; Wilkinson, Heidi; Choi, Jung Chan; Griffiths, Luke & Smith, Halvard (2019). Experimental and analytical assessment of Draupne shale seal integrity for CO2 storage sites. Full text in Research Archive. Show summary

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