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Odd Gunnar Brakstad

Senior Research Scientist

Odd Gunnar Brakstad

Senior Research Scientist

Odd Gunnar Brakstad
Phone: 982 43 447
Department: Environment and New Resources
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1805607

As ice extent in the Arctic is declining, oil and gas activities will increase, with higher risk of oil spills to the marine environment. To determine biotransformation of dispersed weathered oil in newly formed ice, oil dispersions (2–3 ppm) were incubated in a mixture of natural seawater and frazi...

Authors Lofthus Synnøve Bakke Ingrid Tremblay Julien Greer Charles Brakstad Odd Gunnar
Year 2020
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1757531

When an oil field ages and the pressure in the reservoir decreases, or for oil fields with heavy oil, there may be a need for enhanced oil recovery (EOR) technologies. Polymer injection is a water-based EOR method where the viscosity of the water injected for pressure support is increased by mixing ...

Year 2020
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1624582

Marine snow (MS) forms naturally in the ocean and consists of living and non-living particles, involving mucus-producing phytoplankton and bacteria, detritus, faeces from zooplankton and fish and inorganic particles. In the context of oil spills, MS received attention as a possible source of oil sed...

Authors Henry Ingrid Annemarie Netzer Roman Davies Emlyn John Skancke Jørgen McFarlin Kelly Marie Brakstad Odd Gunnar
Year 2018
Type Part of a book/report