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Peer reviewed papers:

           Submitted/In Press:

50. Svensen, H., Hammer, Ø. and Corfu, F. Astronomically forced cyclicity in the Upper Ordovician and U-Pb ages of interlayered tephra, Oslo Region, Norway. Submitted.

49. Neumann, E.R., Galland, O., Svensen, H., Mazzini, A., and Leanza, H. Compositional variations among Triassic-Early Jurassic volcanic rocks in the Neuquen Basin, Argentina (Southern Volcanic Zone in the Andes): Was there an arc in that area at that time? Submitted

48. Fristad, K., Pedentchouk, N., Roscher, M., Polozov, A., and Svensen, H. Evidence of end-Permian 12C degassing through Siberian Trap diatremes. Submitted.  

47. Neumann, E.R., Svensen, H., Tegner, C., and Planke, S. Linking sill and lava geochemistry of the mid-Norwegian and NE Greenland conjugate margins: New data on sills from the Vøring Basin. Submitted

46. Roscher, M., Svensen, H., and Stordal, F. Quantifying the global warming impact of century scale degassing events related to sill intrusions and lava flows of the Siberian Traps. Submitted.

2012

45. Pang, K-N., Arndt, N., Svensen, H., Planke, S., Polozov, A., Polteau, S., Iizuka, Y., and Chung, S-L. (2012) A petrologic, geochemical and Sr-Nd isotopic study on contact metamorphism and degassing of Devonian evaporites in the Norilsk aureoles, Siberia. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, DOI: 10.1007/s00410-012-0830-9.  DOWNLOAD.

44. Svensen, H. (2012) Bubbles from the deep. Nature 483, 413-415, doi: 10.1038/483413a.

43. Leanza, H.A., Mazzini, A., Corfu, F., Llambías, E.J., Svensen, H., Planke, S., and Galland, O. (2012) The Chachil Limestone (Pliensbachian-earliest Toarcian) Neuquén Basin, Argentina: U-Pb age calibration and its significance on the Early Jurassic evolution of southwestern Gondwana. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, In Press.

42. Aarnes, Y. Podladchikov, and Svensen, H. (2012) Devolatilization-induced pressure buil-up: Implications for reaction front movement and breccia pipe formation. Geofluids, doi: 10.1111/j.1468-8123.2012.00368.x

41. Svensen, H., Corfu, F., Polteau, S., Hammer, Ø., and Planke, S. (2012) Rapid magma emplacement in the Karoo Large Igneous Province. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 325-326, 1-9.


2011

40. Mazzini, A., Etiope, G., and Svensen, H. A new hydrothermal scenario for the 2006 Lusi eruption (Java, Indonesia). Insights from gas geochemistry and the adjacent volcanic complex. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, In Press

39. Aarnes, I, Fristad, K., Planke, S., and Svensen, H. The impact of host-rock composition on devolatilization of sedimentary rocks during contact metamorphism around mafic sheet intrusions. G-Cubed v12, G10019, doi: 10.1029/2011GC003636. DOWNLOAD.

38. Jamtveit, B., Kobchenko, M., Austrheim, H., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Røyne, A., and Svensen, H. Porosity evolution and crystallization-driven fragmentation during weathering of andesite. Journal of Geophysical Research, In Press

37. Mazzini, A., Svensen, H., Etiope, G., Onderdonk, N., and Bank, D. (2011) Fluid origin, gas fluxes and plumbing system in the sediment-hosted Salton Sea Geothermal System (California, USA). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, DOWNLOAD.

36. Neumann, E-R., Svensen, H., Galerne, C., and Planke, S. (2011) Multistage evolution of magmas in the Karoo Large Igneous Province. Journal of Petrology 52, 959-984. DOWNLOAD.

35. Grab, S., and Svensen, H. (2011) Rock doughnut and pothole structures of the Clarens Sandstone in the Karoo Basin, South Africa: possible links to Lower Jurassic fluid seepage. Geomorphology 131, 14-27. DOWNLOAD.

34. Onderdonk, N., Mazzini, A., N., Shafer, L., and Svensen, H. (2011) Controls on the geomorphic expression and evolution of gryphons, mud pots, and caldera features at hydrothermal seeps in the Salton Sea Geothermal Field, southern California. Geomorphology 130, 327-342. DOWNLOAD.

33. Roscher, M., Stordal, F., and Svensen, H. (2011) The effect of global warming and global cooling on the distribution of the latest Permian climate zones. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, In Press

32. Aarnes, I., Svensen, H., Polteau, S., and Planke, S. (2011) Contact metamorphic devolatilization of shales in the Karoo Basin, South Africa, and the effects of multiple sill intrusions. Chemical Geology 281, 181-194. DOWNLOAD.

2010

31. Nermoen, A., Galland, O., Fristad, K., Podladchikov, Y.Y., Svensen, H., and Malthe-Sørenssen, A. Experimental and analytical modeling of piercement structures. Journal of Geophysical Research VOL. 115, B10202, doi:10.1029/2010JB007583. DOWNLOAD

30. Aarnes, Svensen, Connolly, and Podladchikov. How contact metamorphism can trigger global climate changes: Modeling gas generation around igneous sills in sedimentary basins. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 74, 7179-7195. DOWNLOAD

29. Mazzini, A., Svensen, H., Leanza, H., Corfu, F., and Planke, S. Early Jurassic shale chemostratigraphy and U-Pb ages from the Neuquen Basin (Argentina): implications for the Toarcian Oceanic Anoxic Event. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 297, 633-645. DOWNLOAD

28. Svensen, H., and Jamtveit, B. Metamorphic fluids and global environmental changes. Elements 6, 179-182. DOWNLOAD

27. Svensen, H., Planke, S., and Corfu, F. (2010) Zircon dating ties North Atlantic gas eruptions to Eocene warming. Journal of the Geological Society 167, 433-436. DOWNLOAD

26. Svensen, H., Aarnes, I., Podladchikov, Y., Jettestuen, E., Harstad, C.H., and Planke, S. Sandstone dikes in dolerite sills: Evidence for high pressure gradients and sediment mobilization during solidification of magmatic sheet intrusions. Geosphere 6, 211-224. DOWNLOAD

25. Corfu, F., Svensen, H., Neumann, E-R., Nakrem, H.A., and Planke, S. (2010) Geochemistry and U-Pb age of mafic intrusives in central Novaya Zemlya, Arctic Russia: a Neoproterozoic magmatic arc, not a Mesozoic LIP. Terra Nova 22, 116-124. DOWNLOAD

2009

24. Svensen, H., Schmidbauer, N., Roscher, M., Stordal, F., and Planke, S. (2009) Contact metamorphism, halocarbons, and environmental crises of the past. Environmental Chemistry 6, 466-471. DOWNLOAD

23. Mazzini, Nermoen, Krotkiewski, Podladchikov, Planke, and Svensen (2009) Strike-slip faulting as a trigger mechanism for overpressure release by piercement structures. Implications for the Lusi mud volcano, Indonesia. Marine and Petroleum Geology 26, 1751-1765.

22. Svensen, H., Hammer, Ø., Mazzini, A., Onderdonk, N., Polteau, S., and Planke, S. (2009)  Dynamics of hydrothermal seeps from the Salton Sea Geothermal System (California, USA) constrained by temperature monitoring and time series analysis. Journal of Geophysical Research (Solid Earth), 114, B09201, doi:10.1029/2008JB006247. DOWNLOAD

21. Mazzini, A., Svensen, H., Planke, S., Guliev, I., Akhmanov, G.G., Fallick, T., and Banks, D. (2009) When mud volcanoes sleep. Marine and Petroleum Geology 26, 1704-1715. DOWNLOAD

20. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Polozov, A., Schmidbauer, N., Corfu, F., Podladschikov, Y., and Jamtveit, B. (2009) Siberian gas venting and the end-Permian environmental crisis. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 277, 490-500. DOWNLOAD

2008

19. Mazzini, A., Ivanov, M.K., Nermoen, A., Bahr, Bohrman, G., Svensen, H., and Planke, S. (2008) Complex plumbing systems in the near subsurface: Geometries of authigenic carbonates from Dolgovskoy Mound (Black Sea) constrained by analogue experiments. Marine and Petroleum Geology 25, 457-472. DOWNLOAD

18. Svensen, H., Bebout, G., Kronz, A., Li, L., Planke, S., Chevallier, L., and Jamtveit, B. (2008) Nitrogen geochemistry as a tracer of fluid flow in a hydrothermal vent complex in the Karoo Basin, South Africa. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 72, 4929-4947. DOWNLOAD

2007

17. Svensen, H., Karlsen, D.A., Sturz, A, Backer-Owe, K., Banks, D.A., and Planke, S. (2007) Processes controlling water and hydrocarbon composition in seeps from the Salton Sea Geothermal System, California, USA. Geology 35, 85-88. DOWNLOAD

16. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Chevallier, L., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Corfu, B., and Jamtveit, B. (2007) Hydrothermal venting of greenhouse gases triggering Early Jurassic global warming. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 256, 554-566. DOWNLOAD

15. Mazzini, A., Svensen, H., Akhmanov, G.G., Aloisi, G., Planke, S., Malthe-Sørenssen. A., and Istadi, B. (2007) Triggering and dynamic evolution of the LUSI mud volcano, Indonesia. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 261, 375-388. DOWNLOAD

2006

14. Hovland, M., & Svensen, H. (2006) Submarine pingoes: Indicators of shallow gas hydrates in a pockmark at Nyegga, Norwegian Sea. Marine Geology 228, 15-23. DOWNLOAD

13. Svensen, H.,  Jamtveit, B., Planke, S., and Chevallier, L. (2006) Structure and evolution of hydrothermal vent complexes in the Karoo Basin, South Africa. J. Geol. Soc. London 163, 671-682. DOWNLOAD (This material has been published in Journal of the Geological Society, vol 163, 2006, 671-682., the only definitive repository of the content that has been certified and accepted after peer review. Copyright and all rights therein are retained by The Geological Society of London.The Geological Society's on-line journals at:http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/geol/jgs)

12. Mazzini, A., Svensen, H., Hovland, M. & Planke, S. (2006) Comparison and implications from strikingly different autigenic carbonates in a Nyegga complex pockmark, G11, Norwegian Sea.  Marine Geology. DOWNLOAD


2005

11. Hovland, M., Svensen, H., Forsberg, C. F., Johansen, C. Fichler, H., Fosså, J. H., Jonsson, R., and Rueslåtten H. (2005) Complex pockmarks with carbonate-ridges off mid-Norway: products of sediment degassing. Marine Geology 218, 191-206. DOWNLOAD

2004

10. Svensen, H.,  Planke, S., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Jamtveit, B., Myklebust, R., Eidem, T., and Rey, S. S. (2004) Release of methane from a volcanic basin as a mechanism for initial Eocene global warming. Nature, 429, 542-545. DOWNLOAD

9. Jamveit, B., Svensen, H., Podladchikov, J.J., and Planke, S. (2004) Hydrothermal vent complexes associated with sill intrusions in sedimentary basins. Geol. Soc. London, Spec. Publ. 234, 233-241. DOWNLOAD

8. Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Planke, S., Svensen, H., and Jamtveit, B. (2004) Modelling sill emplacement. Geol. Soc. London, Spec. Publ. 234, 215-227. DOWNLOAD

2003

7. Svensen, H., Dysthe, D. K., Bandlien, E. H., Sacko, S., Coulibaly, H., and Planke, S. (2003) Subsurface fires in Mali: refutation of the active volcanism hypothesis in West Africa. Geology, 31, p. 581-584. DOWNLOAD

6. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Jamtveit, B., and Pedersen, T. (2003) Seep carbonate formation controlled by hydrothermal vent complexes: a case study from the Vøring volcanic basin, the Norwegian Sea. Geo-Marine Letters 23, 351-358. DOWNLOAD

5. Planke, S., Svensen, H., Hovland, M., Banks, DA., and Jamtveit, B. (2003) Mud and fluid migration in active mud volcanoes in Azerbaijan. Geo-Marine Letters 23, 258-268. DOWNLOAD

1998-2001

4. Svensen, H., Jamtveit, B., Banks, D. A., and Austrheim, H. (2001) Halogen contents of eclogite-facies fluid inclusions and minerals: Caledonides, western Norway. Journal of Metamorphic Geology 19, p. 165-178. DOWNLOAD

3. Svensen, H., Jamtveit, B., Banks, D. A., and Karlsen, D. (2001) Fluids and halogens at the diagenetic-metamorphic boundary: Evidence from veins in continental basins, western Norway. Geofluids 1, p. 53-70. DOWNLOAD

2. Svensen, H., Jamtveit, B., Yardley, B.W.D., Engvik, A.K., Austrheim, H., and Broman, C. (1999) Lead and Bromine enrichment in eclogite facies fluids: Extreme fractionation during lower-crustal hydration. Geology, 27, p. 467-470. DOWNLOAD

1. Svensen, H., and Jamtveit, B. (1998) Contact metamorphism of shales and carbonates from the Grua area, the Oslo rift, Norway: a phase petrological study. Norwegian Journal of Geology, 78, p. 81-98.


Discussions:

1. Discussion on structure and evolution of hydrothermal vent complexes in the Karoo Basin, South Africa. Initiated by Lock and Robey, with a reply from Svensen, Planke, Jamtveit, and Chevallier (2007) J. Geol. Soc. London 164, 477-479. DOWNLOAD (This material has been published in Journal of the Geological Society, vol 164, 2007, 477-479., the only definitive repository of the content that has been certified and accepted after peer review. Copyright and all rights therein are retained by The Geological Society of London.The Geological Society's on-line journals at:http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/geol/jgs)

Books:

Svensen, H. (2006) Enden er nær. Om naturkatastrofer og samfunn. Aschehoug, 280 sider, ISBN: 8203232426. MORE INFORMATION

Svensen, H. (2009) The End is Nigh: A history of natural disasters. Reaktion Books, London. Check it out at Amazon.

Svensen, H. (2010) Storia dei disastri naturali. Odoya, Bologna, ISBN: 978-88-6288-064-0. MORE INFORMATION


Blog:

1. Svensen, H. (2009) Hvordan redde verden og en stadig flatere rumpe.

2. Svensen, H. (2009) Conspiracy

3. Svensen, H. (2009) Kill'em all.

4. Svensen, H. (2009) Himmelske muligheter.

5. Svensen, H. (2009) Budskapet som endret verden.

6. Svensen, H. (2010) Tok vi feil av Darwin?

7. Svensen, H. (2010) Noe nytt.

8. Svensen, H. (2010) Lyst til å bli forfatter?

9. Svensen, H. (2010) Katastrofenes politikk.

Other Publications:

1. Svensen, H. (1996) A phase petrological analysis of contact metamorphism lower Palaeozoic sedimentary rocks from the Oslo graben, Norway. Cand. Scient. Thesis, University of Oslo, Norway. 

2. Svensen, H. (2000) Fluids trapped in the shallow and deep crust during the Caledonian orogeny in western Norway. Dr. Scient. Thesis, University of Oslo. ISSN 1501-7710.  

3. Hurum, J.H., and Svensen, H. (2001) Granatiserte fossiler fra Drammensområdet. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrifter 18, p. 13-17. ISBN 82-91337-20-9, ISSN 0800-1855. Translated title: Garnitized fossils from the Drammen area (The Oslo Rift, Norway).  

4. Forsberg, Planke, Tjelta, Svanø, Strout, Svensen (2007) Formation of pockmarks in the  Norwegian Channel. Proceedings of the 6th International Offshore Site Investigation and     Geotechnics Conference: Confronting New Challenges and Sharing Knowledge, 11–13         September 2007, London, UK (Extended abstract).

5. Svensen and Planke (2008) The North Atlantic volcanic province (NAVP) and the Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum (PETM). www.largeigneousprovinces.org. August 2008 LIP of the Month. 

Popular Science and News Comments:

1. Müller, R., og  Svensen, H.: Forskere og pseudovitenskap. Aftenposten, 22.12.99. (http://www.aftenposten.no/meninger/kronikker/d115750.htm)

2. Treimo, H., og Svensen, H.: Poet med blikket – et intervju med billedkunstneren Hagbart Solløs. www.viten.com, June 2000.

3. Svensen, H. og Müller, R.: Stein – et vindu til fortiden. www.viten.com, June 2000.

4. Svensen, H.: I ruinene etter Naturkatastrofen. www.viten.com, November 2000.

5. Svensen, H.: Historien er blitt større. Morgenbladet 25.08.00.

6. Svensen, H.: Nytt om Arkimedes. www.viten.com, August 2000.

7. Svensen, H.: Global utforskning av havområdene i gang. www.viten.com, September 2000.

8. Svensen, H., og Müller, R.: Erindringer fra jordens barndom. www.viten.com, January 2001.

9. Svensen, H.: Salt, liv og bakterier – et nettintervju. www.viten.com, February 2001.

10. Svensen, H.: Naturhistorie, samfunn og katastrofer. Naturen 2, 2001, s. 68-72.

11. Müller, R., og Svensen, H.: På sporet av den tapte tid. Klassekampen 07.04.2001, s. 28-29.

12. Svensen, H.: Helt – ikke stykkvis og delt. Naturen x, 2001, s. x-x.

13. Svensen, H., og Müller, R.: Leve vitenskapsjournalistikken? www.forskning.no, July 2002.

14. Müller, R., og Svensen, H.: Norge – en miljøversting. www.forskning.no, November/desember 2002.  

15. Svensen, H., og Müller, R.: Darwin er død, Gud lever - i Amerika. Aftenposten 9. mai 2004, page 20-21.

16. Svensen, H.Naturkatastrofene fester grepet. Kronikk, Ny Tid, 5. mai 2006.

17. Svensen, H.Naturkatastrofenes tid. Kronikk,  Dagbladet, 16. juni 2006.

18. Svensen, H.: Klima som katastrofe: Sosialt vær. Argument, 1. februar 2007.

19. Svensen, H.: Når klima blir katastrofe. Kronikk, Klassekampen, 27. februar 2007.

20. Svensen, H. og Planke S.: Global oppvarming i Jura. Artikkel, GEO,  mai 2007, s. 51.

21. Svensen, H.: Alle jordens kriser. Feature, Aftenposten A-Magasinet, 2. november 2007, s. 40-46.

22. Svensen, H. og Planke S.: Slamvulkanen LUSI skaper stridigheter. Artikkel, GEO,  desember 2007, s. 44-45.

23. Svensen, H. og Planke, S.: Gassutslipp kan forklare global masseutryddelse. Artikkel, Geo, februar 2009, s. 50-51.

24. Svensen, H.: Masseutryddelsenes fascinerende verden. Kronikk, forskning.no, 30. januar 2010.

          

Invited talks (2002-):
1. Hydrothermal vents and patterns of fluid migration in weakly consolidated sediments. The 15th Kongsberg Seminar, Mai 2002.
  
2. Mineralogical-Geological Museum, University of Oslo. February 2003. Subsurface fires in Mali and active volcanism volcanism in West Africa.

 3. Hydrothermal vents, mud volcanoes and fluid expulsion through layered porous media.The 16th Kongsberg Seminar 2003.

 4. Magmatism in sedimentary basins: from catastrophic processes to long term effects. Southampton School of Oceanography, Sedimentary Processes Group. 21/10/03.

 5. Gjennom tre verdensdeler på jakt etter analoger til vent-kompleksene i Møre/Vøring bassenget. Given at the Norwegian Geological Society, Oslo, 18/03/04.

 6. Løsning på klimagåte funnet i Norskehavet - et foredrag om hvordan vulkanisme kan endre jordens klima. Given at the Norwegian Geological Society, Stavanger, 29/09/04.

 7. Klimaforandringer forårsaket av siller, sedimenter og pipestrukturer: en ny teori for sammenhengen mellom vulkanprovinser og klima. Given at the Norwegian Geological Society, Trondheim, 02/12/04.

8. Piercement structures and fluid migration in sedimentary basins. University of Tromsø, 30. May 2005.

 9. Løsning på global klimagåte funnet i Norskehavet; en ny teori for hvordan vulkanisme kan endre jordens klima. Norwegian Academy of Science, Trondheim, 14/11/05.

10. Global climate changes and mass extinctions caused by intrusive volcanism? WUN horizons in earth science systems, 8 Febr. 2006. (video conference seminar broadcasted at universities in the UK, the Netherlands, Norway and the USA).

11. Global climate changes and mass extinctions caused by intrusive volcanism? Euroscience open forum, Munich, 17 June.

12. Naturkatastrofenes historie. Rotary Skøyen, Oslo, 13. Sept. 2006.

13. Naturkatastrofenes historie. Rotary Majorstuen, Oslo, 29. Sept. 2006.

14. Naturkatastrofenes historie. “Fremragende aften” (On the history of natural disasters. “An evening of excellence”, celebrating Norwegian research) arranged by the Norwegian Research Council, Oslo Concert Hall, 27. September.

15. Branner som geologisk prosess. Geological Society of Norway, Oslo, 2. November 2006.

16. Naturkatastrofenes historie. Litteraturfestivalen i Vestfold, 8. Nov. 2006.

17. Naturkatastrofene med betydning for vår tid. 14. februar 2007, Bjørnegildet, Realistforeningen, UiO.

18. Large igneous provinces, volcanic basins, and rapid environmental changes. 22. mai 2007, University of Cambridge, UK.

19. Global warming and mass extinctions: What do we know from the geological record? 26. October 2007, Department of Astrophysics, University of Oslo.

20. Naturkatastrofer og samfunn. Beredskapsforum for samfunnssikkerhet og digital samhandling, 20. november 2007, Hotel Continental, Oslo. Arrangert av Geodata AS.

21. Årsakene til global oppvarming og masseutryddelser i jordens historie. Oslo Geofysikeres Forening julemøte, 4. desember 2007, Vitenskapsakademiet, Oslo.

22. Hvor galt kan det gå? Nasjonalt utdanningssenter for samfunnssikkerhet og beredskap, 12. desember 2007.

23. New perspectives on Large igneous provinces and environmental crises. Grenoble, University Joseph Fourier, 8 January 2008.

24. Global environmental crises caused by sill emplacement and contact metamorphism in sedimentary basins. PetroBras, Rio de Janeiro, 26 March 2008.

25. Sill emplacement and contact metamorphism in the Vøring Basin during formation of the North Atlantic Volcanic Province and the implications for the PETM climate change. Keynote lecture, The 33rd International Geological Congress, Session on the evolution of the NE Atlantic, Oslo, 7. August 2008.

26. Årsaker til global oppvarming og masseutryddelser i jordens historie. Norsk Geofysiker Forening, Geilo, 18. September 2008.

27. Sill emplacement, contact metamorphism, and gas venting in the Vøring Basin during formation of the North Atlantic Volcanic Province and the implications for the PETM climate change. Keynote lecture, Subsurface remobilization and fluid flow in sedimentary basins, Geol Soc London, October 20, 2008.  

28. Jordens indre og raske endringer i karbonkretsløpet. Vinterkonferansen, Norsk Geologisk Forening, Bergen, 13. Januar 2009.

29. Jordens indre og raske endringer i karbonkretsløpet. Universitets aula, Oslo sentrum, lørdag 7. februar 2009. Arrangert av Naturhistorisk museum. 

30. Naturkatastrofer i et samfunnsperspektiv. Filosofikafeen i Fredrikstad, onsdag 17. mars 2020. 


Media coverage (selection):

1) Scrödingers katt (NRK television),

2) 6. June, 2002, Nature, 4. July: Underground peat fires found in Mali.

3) Science 301, 4. July, page 19: Rock Barbeque.

4) Discovery Channel: Bacteria start underground fires in Mali.

5) forskning.no, 9. July: Bushen brenner – nedenfra.

6) ABC News, 10. July: Bacteria start underground fires in Mali.

7) wissenschaft-online, 7. July: Des teufels atem.

8) Science News, vol. 164: Digging for fire: burning peat underlies Mali's hot ground.

9) The Guardian, Thursday 10. July: Mali underground fires fuelled by peat.

10) VG, Thursday 17. July 2003, page 24: Milde Moses for et funn!

11) NTB, 17. July: Fant forklaring på Bibelens brennende busk?

12) Geotimes, September 2003, page 30: Cooling Mali's volcanism.

13) Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 27. August 2003, page 59: Unterirdische Brände statt Vulkanisimus. 

14) Geo Focus (Germany, Italy, Russia, Korea).

15) Verdt å vite, NRK P2, radio interview 2. December 2003.

16) The Independent: Greenhouse gas crisis, 55 million years ago. 03.06.04, page 7.

17) Aftenposten (03.06.04): Tusenvis av gasseksplosjoner i Norskehavet endret klimaet. page 2. C) Avis1: Norsk løsning på dino-døden? (03.06.04).

18) The New York Times: A big melt (08.06.04).

19) Reuters: Gas may have spurred ancient global warming (02.06.04).

20) NTB: Norsk løsning på dino-døden? (03.06.04).

21) Kanal24: Radio interview, 03.06.04, kl. 09:20.

22) Verdt å vite, NRK P2 (Radio interview) (03.06.04), kl 12:05/23:05.

23) NRK Nordland: Vulkanutbrudd kan gi svar (Radio interview) (03.06.04).

24) TV2: 03.06.04, news kl. 21:00.

25) NRK: 03.06.04, Schrödingers katt.

26) BBC News: Methane 'belch' theory gets boost (06.06.04).

27) forskning.no. Ny norsk teori om global oppvarming. 03.04.04.

28) Tv2.dk: Methan udløste global opvarmning (05.06.04).

29) ORF: Urzeitlicher Treibhauseffekt vor Aufklärung.

30) CNN (03.06.04): Ancient belch may have lit global warming.

31) Nettavisen (02.06.04): VERDENSSENSASJON: - Nordmenn løste klimagåten.

32) Terra (Mexico): Prueban que gas cambió la Tierra antes (07.06.04).

33) Spiegel Online: Methan löste globalen Hitzeschock aus (07.06.04).

34) Folha Online (Brasil): Gases do efeito estufa podem ter aquecido a Terra há 55 milhões de anos (03.06.04).

35) Wissenschaft.de: Das Gas, das aus dem Meeresboden kam (04.06.04).

36) United Nations: Underwater Volcanoes May Spark Dramatic Climate Change (03.06.04).

37) MSNBC News: Scientists tie ancient warming to 'belch' (03.06.04).

38) IOL (South Africa): The day our planet let rip (03.06.04).

39) Environmental News Network: Gas may have spurred ancient global warming, says Nature (03.06.04).

40) P4 (18.06.04) Radio interview.

41) Aftenposten: Katastrofene som endrer historien. 08.01.05. (Interview).

42) Aftenposten: Katastrofen og oss. (Book review), 07.05.06.

43) Aftenposten: Idyll på randen av en katastrofe. 31.07.06. (Interview).

44) Sunnmørsposten: Enden er nær. 16.05.06. (Book review).

45) Morgenbladet: Ukens navn. 12.05.06. (Interview).

46) Fredrikstad Blad: Katastrofegranskeren. 07.05.06. (Interview).

47) Forskning.no: Katastrofene er over oss! 11.05.06. (Interview).

48) GEO: Imponerende kunnskap. Nr. 4, June 2006. (Book review).

49) Vårt Land: Når verden rystes. 30.05.06. (Book comment).

50) Dagen: Når jorden slår seg vrang. 30.05.06. (Book review).

51) Apollon: Naturkatastrofer på tvers av faggrensene. 06.06.06. (Book review).

52) Prosa: Naturen slår tilbake. 01.011.06. (Book review).

53) Dagbladet.no: Naturkatastrofer, religion og klimaendringer. 09.11.06. (Feature article).

54) NRK Østfold: Enden er nær. 15.05.06. (Interview).

55) NRK P1 (Mellom himmel og jord): Gud i ekstremværet. 01.10.06. (Interview).

56) NRK P2 (Verdt å vite): Enden er nær. 04.05.06. (Interview).

57) NRK P2 (Sånn er livet): Om katastrofer og samfunn. 05.05.06. (Interview).

58) P4 (Før frokost): Katastrofene og oss. 20.05.06. (Interview).

59) NRK P2 (Radioselskapet): Hva naturkatastrofer gjør med oss. 30.05.06. (Interview).

60) NRK P2 (Verdt å vite): Katastrofer og massedød. 07.09.06. (Interview).

61) TV2 (News at 21:00): Norske forskere løser klimagåte 03.06.04.

62) NRK Østfold (Østfoldnytt): Katastrofe-forsker reiser jorda rundt. 01.11.06, kl. 18:40.

63) NRK1: Katastrofe-forsker reiser jorda rundt. 02.11.06, kl. 14:40.

64) New Scientist: Mass extinction: The Armageddon factor. Four-page feature in the 08 December 2007 issue.

65) Morgenbladet: Dommedag på alvor, 17. Oct. 2008 (interview).

2009:

66) Forskning.no: Døden fra dypet, 02. January 2009 (interview).

67) NRK P1, Søndagsåpent, Søndag 4. januar 2009 (Radio interview about mass extinctions).

68) NRK P2 Verdt å vite, 22. januar 2009. Radio interview about the end-Permian crisis. 

69)  Discovery News, 4 February 2009. Toxic gases caused world's worst extinction. (interview)

70) Nature Geoscience, February 2009: Mass extinctions: Noxiouis traps. (interview)

71) Nature, 21 April 2009: Why big eruptions don't always fuel mass extinctions. (interview)

72) New Scientist, 15 April 2009: Review: The End is Nigh. (review)

73) ABC Late Night Live, Australia, 22 April 2009: Dealing with natural disasters. (interview)

74) The Independent: 30 July 2009: Review of "The End is Nigh". (review)

75) Norwegian TV, NRK1 "I Kveld", 12 November: Interview/talkshow about disasters and the 2012 movie.

76) NRK P2, Verdt å Vite, 31 October: Discussing the origin of the Norwegian mountains (radio interview).

77) Reviews in History, book review of The End is Nigh, October 2009.

78) Choice Reviews Online, book review of "The End is Nigh", September 2009 (book review).

79) Meta Science, book review of "The End is Nigh", November 2009. 

2010:

80) Feature story (6 pages) about my research in Fredrikstad Blad, 9 January 2010. (interview).

81) Interview in Bergens Tidende (newspaper) about natural disasters. Saturday 23 January 2010.

82) NRK P2 Verdt å Vite. About natural disasters. Wednesday 3 March (radio interview).

83) NRK1 Søndagsrevyen (TV), 19:00, 21 March, Interview about a volcanic eruption on Iceland.

84) TV2, God morgen Norge, 07:45, 22 March, Interview about a volcanic eruption on Iceland.

85) NRK Super, Supernytt (TV), 18:45, 22 March, Interview about a volcanic eruption on Iceland.

86) VG nett, 22 March, Interview about a volcanic eruption on Iceland.

Selected Abstracts:

1. H. Svensen, B. Jamtveit, S. Planke, and Y.Y Podladchikov. Hydrothermal vents associated with sill intrusions in sedimentary basins. The Kongsbergseminar, May 2001

2. H. Svensen, B. Jamtveit, S. Planke, and Y.Y Podladchikov.Hydrothermal vents associated with sill intrusions in sedimentary basins. Talk at the 4th international dike conference, South Africa, June 2001

3. H. Svensen, B. Jamtveit, S. Planke, and Y.Y Podladchikov.Hydrothermal vents associated with sill intrusions in sedimentary basins. Poster at the Subsurface Sediment Mobilization Conference, Ghent, Belgium, September 2001

4. H. Svensen, B. Jamtveit and S. Planke. Hydrothermal Vent Complexes Associated With Sill Intrusions in Sedimentary Basins. Talk, Dept. of Geology, Univ. of Oslo, December 2001

5. H. Svensen, B. Jamtveit, S. Planke, and Y.Y Podladchikov. Hydrothermal vents associated with sill intrusions in sedimentary basins. Poster at the AGU Fall meeting, San Francisco, December 2001

6. H. Svensen, B. Jamtveit and S. Planke. Formation of Hydrothermal Vents in Volcanic Basins: Constraints from the Norwegian Sea and the Karoo Basin, South Africa. Talk at the Nordic Geologic Meeting, Reykjavik, Island, January 2002.

7. H. Svensen, B. Jamtveit and S. Planke. Hydrothermal vents and patterns of fluid migration in weakly consolidated sediments. Talk at the 15th Kongsberg Seminar, Mai 2002.

8. H. Svensen and D.K. Dysthe. Not everything hot is volcanic: Subsurface fires in Mali. Talk at the Sem Seminar (part of the commercial Petroleum Implications of Sill Intrusions project), Mai 2002.

9. H. Svensen and S. Planke. 6607/12-1: Fluid migration in a hydrothermal vent complex. II: petrography and geochemistry. Talk at the Sem Seminar (part of the commercial Petroleum Implications of Sill Intrusions project), Mai 2002.

10. H. Svensen, B. Jamtveit and S. Planke. Hydrothermal vent complexes in the Karoo basin. Talk at the Sem Seminar (part of the commercial Petroleum Implications of Sill Intrusions project), Mai 2002.

11. Planke, Malthe-Sørenssen, Svensen, Rasmussen, Jamtveit. Petroleum implications of sill intrusions: emplacement of magma in sedimentary basins. Myklebust. AAPG Hedberg Conference, Stavanger, Sept. 8-11, 2002. Poster presentation.

12. Svensen, Jamtveit, Planke, Rey, Podladchikov, Myklebust.Petroleum implications of sill intrusions: hydrothermal vent complexes. AAPG Hedberg Conference, Stavanger, Sept. 8-11, 2002. Poster presentation.

13. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Jamtveit, B. Seeps and sediment volcanism in volcanic basins. 7th international conference, Gas in marine sediments. Azerbaijan National Academy of Science, October 7-12, 2002. Talk.

14. Svensen, Jamtveit, Planke, Podladchikov (2002) Metamorphism, fluid migration and hydrothermal vent complex formation associated with sill intrusions in sedimentary basins. First international workshop: Physical geology of subvolcanic systems, Freiberg, 12-14 Oct, 2002. Wissenschaftliche Mitteilungen v. 20, p. 54-55, Institut für Geologie, Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg. Talk & abstract.

15. Svensen, Jamtveit, Planke (2002) Structure and formation of Jurassic sediment volcanoes in the Karoo Basin, South Africa.  EOS Trans. AGU, 83 (47), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V71B-1278, 2002.

16. Bandlien, Svensen, Dysthe, Planke (2002) Subsurface fires in Mali, Refutation of the Active volcanism hypothesis in West-Central Africa. . EOS Trans. AGU, 83 (47), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H22B-0900, 2002.

17. Svensen, Jamtveit, Planke (2003) The Karoo Basin as a field laboratory for understanding hydrothermal vent complexes in the Møre and Vøring basins.  The Norwegian Geological Society Winter Conference, Oslo, January 2003. NGF 1, 2003, p. 90.

18. Svensen, H., D.K. Dysthe, E.H. Bandlien, and S. Planke (2003) Subsurface fires in Mali and active volcanism in West Africa.  The Norwegian Geological Society Winter Conference, Oslo, January 2003. NGF 1, 2003, p. 89-90.

19. Svensen, H. and Dysthe, D.K. Hydrothermal vents, mud volcanoes and fluid expulsion through layered porous media. The 16th Kongsberg Seminar 2003. Talk.

20. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Jamtveit, B.,  Podladchikov, Y., Rey, S. S., and Malthe-Sørenssen, A. (2003) Global climate change resulting from voluminous intrusive volcanism in sedimentary basins: the methane transport and eruption mechanisms. AGU, 2003, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V21C-0528.

21. Planke, H., Svensen, H., Malthe-Sørenssen, Rassmussen, T., and Jamtveit, B.  (2003) Global climate change resulting from voluminous intrusive volcanism in sedimentary basins: the methane production potential. Poster, AGU, 2003, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V21C-0527.

22. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Jamtveit, B., Podladtchikov, Y., Rey, S. S., Malthe-Sørenssen, A. Global climate change resulting from voluminous intrusive basaltic volcanism in sedimentary basins: the methane transport and eruption mechanisms. The 17th Kongsberg seminar; 05.05.2004 - 07.05.2004

23. Svensen, Henrik. Klimaforandringer forårsaket av siller, sedimenter og pipestrukturer: en ny teori for sammenhengen mellom vulkanprovinser og klima. The Norwegian Geological Society Winter Conference, 2004.

24. Berndt, C, Gay, A, Planke, S., Svensen, H., Hili, S. Vertical fluid pathways in passive margins Geophysical Research Abstracts vol. 7; 2005

25. Kronz, A., Fischer, C., Svensen, H., Hoth, P., Mingram, B. Authigenese ammoniumhaltiger Phasen: Möglichkeiten und Grenzen der Analytik mit der Elektronen-Mikrosonde [Vitenskapelig foredrag]. Deutsche Mineralogische Gesellschaft ; 18.09.2004 - 21.09.2004

26. Planke, S. Svensen, H, Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Jamtveit, B., Myklebust, R. The initial Eocene thermal maximum: Global warming resulting from contact metamorphism and CH4 venting in volcanic basins. GEOCHIMICA ET COSMOCHIMICA ACTA 2004;68:A256-A256

27. Svensen, H., Karlsen, D.A., Banks, D.A.. Seep geochemistry and origin of petroleum from the Salton Sea Geothermal System, California, USA. GEOCHIMICA ET COSMOCHIMICA ACTA 2004;68:A266-A266

28. Planke, S., Svensen, H., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Rey, S.S.; Jamtveit, B., Berndt, C. Release of greenhouse gases in hydrothermal vent complexes causing global warming. European Geoscience Union 2005. Geophysical Research Abstracts vol. 7; 2005

29. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Rey, S. S., Jamtveit, B. (2005) The Norwegian Sea and IETM: Release of greenhouse gases in hydrothermal vent complexes causing global warming. Norwegain Geological Society Meeting, 2005.

30. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Chevallier, L., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Jamtveit, B., and Corfu, F. (2005) A new model for the Toarcian global climate change: Explosive venting of greenhouse gases from metamorphic aureoles around sill complexes in the Karoo Basin. EOS Transactions, AGU Fall Meeting Supplement, 86 (52), Abstract PP51B-0601.

31. Planke, S., Mazzini, A., Svensen, H., Akhmanov, G.G., Malthe-Srenssen, A., 2006. Mud Volcanoes in Azerbaijan: Implications for Sediment and Fluid Migration in Active Piercement Structures. AAPG Hedberg Conference "Mobile Shale Basins - Genesis, Evolution and Hydrocarbon Systems", Port-of-Spain, Trinidad & Tobago, 04-08.06.06.

32. Mazzini , A., Svensen, H., Planke, S., Akhmanov, G.G., and Malthe-Sørenssen , A., 2006. Sediment and fluid migration in mud volcanoes: Dashgil-Bakhar area, Azerbaijan. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 02-07.04.06.

33. Planke, S., Svensen, H., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., and Jamtveit, B., 2006. Explosive venting of greenhouse gases from volcanic basins triggering major climate change. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 02-07.04.06.

34. Planke, S., Svensen, H., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Mattson, B., and Jamtveit, B., 2006. Fluid flow in volcanic basins: the Vøring and Møre basins, mid-Norwegian margin, and the Karoo Basin, South Africa. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 02-07.04.06.

35. Rozhko, A., Podlachikov, Y., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Svensen, H., Planke, S., and Nicolaisen, F., 2006. Modelling and classification of overpressure-driven vent structures in sedimentary basins. LASI II: Physical geology of subvolcanic systems: Laccoliths, Sills, and Dykes, Isle of Sky, Scotland, 01-02.04.06.

36. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Chevallier, L, Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Jamtveit, B., and Corfu, F., 2006. Breccia pipes in the Karoo Basin: sediment-dolerite interactions and the consequences for the Toarcian greenhouse. LASI II: Physical geology of subvolcanic systems: Laccoliths, Sills, and Dykes, Isle of Sky, Scotland, 01-02.04.06.

37. Planke, S., Svensen, H., Polozov, A., Podladchikov, Y., and Malthe-Sørenssen, A., 2006. Permo-Triassic Mass Extinction and Global Warming Triggered by Voluminous Intrusive Magmatism in the Tunguska Basin, Siberia. LASI II: Physical geology of subvolcanic systems: Laccoliths, Sills, and Dykes, Isle of Sky, Scotland, 01-02.04.06.

38. Planke, S., Svensen, H., Hovland, M., Forsberg, C.F., and Mazzini, A., 2006. The structure and formation of pockmarks in the Nyegga Area, mid-Norwegian margin. Geological Processes on Deep-Water European Margins, International Conference and 15th Anniversary Training Through Research Post-Cruise Meeting, 29.01-04.02.06.

39. Polteau, S., Planke, S., Neumann, E., Galerne, C., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Podladchikov, Y., Svensen, H., Marsh, J., Chevallier, L., and Liss, D., 2005. Emplacement of Saucer-Shaped Sills and Long Dykes: Constrains from Detailed Field Work and AMS Analyses in the Karoo Basin, South Africa. Eos Trans. AGU, 86, Fall Meet, 05-09.12.05.

40. Forsberg, C., Hovland, M., Planke, S., Rike, A., Strout, J., Svano, G., Svensen, H., and Tjelta, T., 2005. Pockmarks with Methane Derived Authigenic Carbonate in the Norwegian Trench, Northern North Sea. Eos Trans. AGU, 86, Fall Meet, 05-09.12.05.

41. Planke, S., Svensen, H., Malthe-Sørensen, A., Jamtveit, B., Myklebust, R, Rey, S.S., and Eidem, T., 2005. Intrusive volcanic activity causing initial Eocene global warming by explosive release of large volumes of greenhouse gases from metamorphic aureoles. GSA Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, 16-19.10.05.

42. Polteau, S., Planke, S., Neumann, E-R, Galerne, C., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Podladchikov, Y., Svensen, H., Marsh, J., Chevallier, L., and Liss, D., 2005. Emplacement of saucer-shaped sill intrusions constrained by detailed fieldwork and ams analyses of the Golden Valley Sill Complex, South Africa. GSA Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, 16-19.10.05.

43. Svensen, Planke, Polozov, Schmidbauer (2006) Magma-salt interactions and degassing from the Tunguska Basin, Siberia: Towards a new killer model for the P-Tr mass extinction. EOS Trans. EOS Trans. AGU, 87 (52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V53A-1744.

44. Svensen, Mazzini, Akhmanov, Aloisi, Planke, Sørenssen, Istadi (2006) Triggering and dynamic evolution of the LUSI mud volcano, Indonesia. EOS Trans. EOS Trans. AGU, 87 (52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V11B-0574.

45. Mazzini, Svensen, Planke, Akhmanov, Guliyev, Johansen, Fallick (2006) Plumbing system dynamics of mud volcanoes (Azerbaijan). EOS Trans. AGU, 87 (52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract OS31D-1671.

46. Svensen, Mazzini, Akhmanov, Aloisi, Planke, Sørenssen, Istadi (2007) Triggering and dynamic evolution of the LUSI mud volcano, Indonesia. EOS Trans. AGU, 88 (52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V13B-1341.

47. Corfu, Svensen, planke, Nakrem (2007) Neoproterozoic mafic magmatism in Central Novaya Zemlye. Additional evidence from zircon and titanite U-Pb ages. EOS Trans. AGU, 88 (52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract T13D-1580.

48. Nermoen, Mazzini, Ivanov, Bahr, Bohrmann, Svensen, Planke (2007) Complex plumbing systems in the near subsurface: Geometries of authigenic carbonates from Dolgovskoy Mound (Black Sea) constrained by analogue experiments. AGU, 88 (52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract B54C-03.

49. Mazzini, Svensen, Planke, Akhmanov, Guliyev, Johansen, Fallick (2007) Shallow plumbing systems in mud volcanoes (Azerbaijan). EOS Trans. AGU, 88 (52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V13B-1350.

50. Gisler, Svensen, Mazzini, Polteau, Planke (2007) Simulations of the explosive venting of supercritical fluids through porous media. EOS Trans. AGU, 88 (52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V22C-08.

51. Mazzini, Svensen, Planke, Akhmanov, Guliyev, Johansen, Fallick (2007) Shallow plumbing systems in mud volcanoes (Azerbaijan). EOS Trans. AGU, 88 (52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V13B-1350.

52. Aarnes, I., Svensen, H., and Polteau, S. (2008) Gas formation from black shale during contact metamorphism: Constraints from geochemistry and kinetic modelling. LASI III conference, Elba, Italy, 15 September 2008.

53. Mazzini, A., Svensen, H., Planke, S., Akhmanov, G.G. (2008) Triggering and evolution of the LUSI Mud Volcano, Indonesia 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo, 7 August 2008. Abstract CCC03202L.

54. Forsberg, C.F., Planke, S., Tjelta, T.I., Svanø, G., Svensen, H., Strout, J.M. (2008) Pockmarks in the Norwegian Channel - evidence for massive methane release at the end of the last glaciation. 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo, 7 August 2008. Abstract CCC03203L.

55. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Polozov, A., Polteau, S., Chevallier, L., Schmidbauer, N., Corfu, F., Podladchikov, Y., Jamtveit, B. (2008) A new approach to rapid global environmental changes: Explosive venting of greenhouse gases from metamorphic aureoles around sills in volcanic basins, and the relevance for the PETM, the Toarcian, and the end-Permian. 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo, 7 August 2008. Abstract CCC03209L.

56. Aarnes, I., Svensen, H., Polteau, S. (2008) Gas formation from black shale during contact metamorphism: Constraints from geochemistry and kinetic modelling. 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo, 7 August 2008. Abstract CCC03210L.

57. Polteau, S., Svensen H., Planke, S., Aarnes, I. (2008) Geochemistry of contact aureoles in the Karoo Basin and the implication for the Toarcian carbon isotope excursion. 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo, 7 August 2008. Abstract CCC03212L.

58. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Corfu, F. (2008) Sill emplacement and contact metamorphism in the Vøring Basin during formation of the North Atlantic Volcanic Province and the implications for the PETM climate change. 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo, 7 August 2008. Abstract EUR08204L.

59. Planke, S., Svensen, H., Mazzini, A., Malthe-Sørenssen, A., Jamtveit, B. (2008) Hydrothermal venting in volcanic basins. 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo, 7 August 2008. Abstract MPI05402L.

60. Huisman et al. (2008) IODP drilling of conjugate north Atlantic volcanic rifted margins, causes and Implications of excess magmatism. 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo, 7 August 2008. Abstract SDD01406L.

61. Svensen, H., Planke, S., Corfu, F. (2008) Sill emplacement and contact metamorphism, and gas venting in the Vøring Basin during formation of the North Atlantic Volcanic Province and the implications for the PETM climate change. Geol. Soc. London, October 2008.

62. Planke, Svensen, Polozov, Schmidbauer, Corfu, Podladschikov, Jamtveit (2008) Siberian gas venting and the end-Permian environmental crisis. AGU fall meeting, December 2008.

63. Fristad, Svensen, Planke, Polozov (2008) Geochemistry of end-Permian crater lake sediments in the Tunguska Basin, and the implications for extinction mechanisms. AGU fall meeting, December 2008. Eos Trans. AGU, 89 (53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V53A-2129.

64. Mazzini, Svensen, Hammer, Onderdonk, Polteau, Planke (2008) Gas and water geochemistry of seeps from the Salton Sea Geothermal System (California, USA) and the implications for seep processes. AGU fall meeting, December 2008. Eos Trans. AGU, 89 (53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract B51D-0414.

65. Polteau, Svensen, Planke, Aarnes (2008) Contact Metamorphism and the Global Carbon Cycle. AGU fall meeting, December 2008. Eos Trans. AGU, 89 (53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract U41B-0018.

66. Ganino, C., Arndt, N.T., Svensen, H., Zhou, M-F. (2008)Contact metamorphism associated to the magmatic plumbing system, the main responsible of the impact on environment of the large igneous provinces? Geophysical Research Abstracts, vol 10, EGU2008-A-08448, 2008, SRef-ID: 1607-7962/gra/EGU2008-A-08448.

67. Polozov, Svensen, Planke (2008) Chlorine isotopes of salts xenoliths from Udachnaya-East kimberlite pipe. 9th International Kimberlite Conference, Frankfurt, Germany.

68. Weaver, Gisler, Svensen, Mazzini. (2008) SAGE 2D and 3D simulations of the explosive venting of supercritical fluids through porous media. AGU Fall Meeting, December 2008. Eos Trans. AGU, 89 (53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V51E-2079.

Reports:

1. Svensen, H.: The Karoo Filed Guide. Commercial report. VBPR. 2001.

 2. Svensen, H., and Planke, S.: Well 6607/12-1. Commercial Report. VBPR. February 2002.

3. Svensen, H., Dysthe, D. K., and Bandlien, E. H.: Heat anomalies in the Lac Faguibine area, Mali. March 2002. Abstract on www.vbpr.no/projects.

4. Svensen, H., and Planke, S.: Well 6607/12-1, Final Report. VBPR/TGS-NOPEC. December 2002.

5. Svensen, H., and Planke, S.: Active Volcanic Basins. VBPR/TGS-NOPEC. December 2002.

6. Svensen, H., and Planke, S.: The Karoo Field Report. VBPR/TGS-NOPEC. January 2003.