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Andreas Nicolas Berntsen

Research Manager

Andreas is research manager for the Formation Physics group, a team with leading competence in geomechanics and rock physics. He is a physicist by trade and his main experience is in experimental geomechanics. He has previously led Applied Geoscience (geology, reservoir technology, geophysics), is active in the American Rock Mechanics Association, and is the chair of the Norwegian National Committee for the World Petroleum Council.

Competence and research areas

Geomechanics for oil and gas, CCS and hydrogen; CO2 injection and salt precipitation; injectivity; gas production and drying effects; sand production; borehole stability; experiments


Contact info

Visiting address:
S P Andersens vei 15B