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

  • Bjørnarå, Tore Ingvald; Skurtveit, Elin & Sauvin, Guillaume (2018). Stress-dependent fracture permeability in core samples: an experimental and numerical study, In  52nd US Rock Mechanics / Geomechanics Symposium, 17-20 June 2018, Seattle, Washington.  American Rock Mechanics Association (ARMA).  ISBN 978-0-9794975-3-7.  ARMA 18-1016. Show summary
  • Carlton, Brian; Skurtveit, Elin; Bohloli, Bahman; Atakan, Kuvvet; Dondzila, Emily & Kaynia, Amir M. (2018). Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Analysis for Offshore Bangladesh Including Fault Sources, In Scott J. Brandenburg & Majid T. Manzari (ed.),  Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics V: Seismic Hazard Analysis, Earthquake Ground Motions, and Regional-Scale Assessment.  American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).  ISBN 9780784481462.  x.  s 154 - 163 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Elenius, Maria; Skurtveit, Elin; Yarushina, Viktoriya M.; Baig, Irfan; Sundal, Anja; Wangen, Magnus; Landschulze, Karin; Kaufmann, Roland; Choi, Jung Chan; Hellevang, Helge; Podladchikov, Yuri; Aavatsmark, Ivar & Gasda, Sarah (2018). Assessment of CO2 storage capacity based on sparse data: Skade Formation. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control.  ISSN 1750-5836.  79, s 252- 271 . doi: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2018.09.004 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary

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  • 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
  • Braathen, Alvar & Skurtveit, Elin (2018, 24. september). Norges neste CO2-lager?. [Internett].  http://www.geoforskning.no/nyheter/klima-og-co2/1860-norges-.
  • Bromander, Nikoline; da Costa, Sigrid; Skurtveit, Elin; Evans, Jim; Midtkandal, Ivar; Zuchuat, Valentin; Braathen, Alvar & Sundal, Anja (2018). Regional evaluation of structural collapse in sandstone reservoirs and impact on reservoir quality: a case study from the Entrada Sandstone, Utah, USA.
  • Choi, Jung Chan; Skurtveit, Elin & Grande, Lars (2018). Prediction of leak-off pressure in Norwegian offshore using NPD factpages and deep neural network. Full text in Research Archive.
  • Gasda, Sarah; Elenius, Maria; Skurtveit, Elin; Sundal, Anja; Yarushina, Viktoriya M.; Baig, Irfan; Wangen, Magnus; Landschulze, Karin; Kaufmann, Roland; Choi, Jung Chan; Hellevang, Helge; Podladchikov, Yuri P. & Aavatsmark, Ivar (2018). Skade Case Study.

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