Andreas Grøvan Aspaas

Doctoral Research Fellow - Section of Physics of Geological processes
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Room V436
Visiting address Sem Sælandsvei 24 Fysikk bygningen 0371 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1048 Blindern 0316 Oslo

Academic interests

Geomechanics focusing on fracturing, friction and slope stability through monitoring, and analogue- and numerical modeling.

Courses taught


Work experience:

2019-     Geologist at the section for rock avalanches at the Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate (NVE)


2017-2019   Master’s degree in Strucutral geology and Tectonics at the University of Oslo (UiO)

2014-2017   Bachelor’s degree in Geology and Geohazards at the University of Western Norway (HVL).


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  • Grøvan Aspaas, Andreas; Anda, Einar; Kristensen, Lene; Blikra, Lars Harald; Majala, Gudrun & Pless, Gustav [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2020). Managing an increasing number of medium risk unstable rock slopes.
  • Grøvan Aspaas, Andreas; Krautblatter, Michael; Renard, Francois & Etzelmüller, Bernd (2019). Effects of glimmer rich rocks on the failure criterion of ice-filled permafrost rock joints.
  • Grøvan Aspaas, Andreas (2019). Characterization and simulation of permafrost rock slope failures in mica-rich rocks - An integrated laboratory study of temperature-resistivity measurements and direct shear tests. Reprosentralen, University of Oslo.

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Published Feb. 4, 2021 2:10 PM - Last modified June 28, 2022 2:27 PM