Per Arne Bjørkum

Professor Department of Geoscience and Petroleum
+47 73594925
S. P. Andersens veg 15, PTS I * -

Background and activities

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

  • Walderhaug, Harald; Bjørkum, Per Arne; Aase, N.E.. (2006) Kaolin-coating of stylolites, effect on quartz cementation and general implications for dissolution at mineral surfaces. Journal of Sedimentary Research. vol. 76.
  • Walderhaug, O; Bjørkum, Per Arne; Aase, Nils Einar. (2006) Kaolin-coating of stylolites, effect on quartz cementation and general implications for dissolution at mineral surfaces. Journal of Sedimentary Research.
  • Walderhaug, O; Oelkers, E. H.; Bjørkum, Per Arne. (2004) An analysis of the roles of stress, temperature, and pH in chemical compaction of sandstones - Discussion. ?. vol. 74.
  • Walderhaug, Olav; Bjørkum, Per Arne; Nadeau, Paul H.; Langnes, Olaf. (2001) Quantitative modelling of basin subsidence caused by temperature-driven silica dissolution and reprecipitation. Petroleum Geoscience. vol. 7 (2).
  • Walderhaug, O.; Lander, R.H.; Bjørkum, P.A.; Oelkers, E.H.; Bjørlykke, Knut; Nadeau, P.H.. (1999) Modelling quartz cementation and porosity in reservoir sandstones: Examples from the Norwegian continental shelf. Spec. Publs Int. Ass. Sediment.. vol. 29.
  • Bjørkum, P.A.; Walderhaug, O.; Nadeau, P.H.. (1999) Physical constraints on hydrocarbon leakage and trapping revisited - reply. Petroleum Geoscience. vol. 5.
  • Bjørkum, P.A.; Walderhaug, O.; Nadeau, P.H.. (1999) Physical constraints on hydrocarbon leakage and trapping revisited-reply. Petroleum Geoscience. vol. 5.
  • Clayton, C.J.; Bjørkum, P.A.; Walderhaug, O.; Nadeau, P.H.. (1999) Discussion: 'Physical constraints on hydrocarbon leakage and trapping revisited' by P.A. Bjorkum et al. Petroleum Geoscience. vol. 5 (1).
  • Rodgers, S.; Bjørkum, P.A.; Walderhaug, O.; Nadeau, P.H.. (1999) Discussion: 'Physical constraints on hydrocarbon leakage and trapping revisited' by P. A. Bjorkum et al. - further aspects. Petroleum Geoscience. vol. 5 (4).
  • Bjørkum, P.A.; Nadeau, P.H.. (1998) Temperature controlled porosity/permeability reduction, fluid migration, and petroleum exploration in sedimentary basins. APPEA Journal. vol. 38 (1).
  • Bjørkum, P.A.; Oelkers, E.H.; Nadeau, P.H.; Walderhaug, O.; Murphy, W.M.. (1998) Porosity prediction in quartzose sandstones as a function of time temperature, depth, stylolite frequency, and hydrocarbon saturation. ?. vol. 82.
  • Bkørkum, P.A.; Walderhaug, O.; Nadeau, P.H.. (1998) Physical constraints on hydrocarbon leakage and trapping revisited. Petroleum Geoscience. vol. 4.
  • Oelkers, E.H; Bjørkum, P.A.; Walderhaug, O.; Nadeau, P.H.; Submitted, W.M.. (1998) Making diagenesis obey thermodynamics and kinetics: the case of quartz cementation in sandstones from offshore mid-Norway. Applied Geochemistry.
  • Walderhaug, O.; Bjørkum, P.A.. (1998) Calcite cement in shallow marine sandstones: growth mechanisms and geometry. ?. vol. 26.
  • Walderhaug, O.; Lander, R.H.; Bjørkum, P.A.; Oelkers, E.H.; Bjørlykke, K.; Nadeau, P.H.. (1998) Modelling quartz cementation and porosity in reservoir sandstones - examples from the Norwegian continental shelf. ?. vol. 27.
  • Bjørkum, P.A.. (1996) How important is pressure in causing dissolution of quartz in sandstones. Journal of Sedimentary Research. vol. 66 (1).
  • Oelkers, E.H.; Bjørkum, P.A.; Myrphy, W.. (1996) A petrographic and computional investigation of quartz cementation and porosity reduction in North Sea Sandstones. American Journal of Science. vol. 296.

Books

  • Bjørkum, P.A.. (1999) Annerledestenkerne og kunnskapsveksten : en reise i vitenskapens historie. 1999. ISBN 82-518-3801-0.
  • Bjørkum, Per Arne. (1998) Annerledestenkerne: en reise gjennom vitenskapens historie. 1998. ISBN 82-518-3801-0.

Part of book/report

  • Nadeau, P.H; Bjørkum, Per Arne; Walderhaug, Harald. (2005) Petroleum system analysis: Impact of shale diagenesis on reservoir fluid pressure, hydrocarbon migration and biodegradation risks. Petroleum Geology: North-West Europe and Global Perspectives � Proceedings of the 6th Petroleum Geology Conference.