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Michael Jordan

Senior Research Scientist

Michael is a senior researcher in the Applied Geoscience group at SINTEF-department of Petroleum. He has more than 20 years of experience with development and application of methods for geophysical imaging and monitoring, multi-method data integration (e.g., joint inversion). During the last 10+ years he has focused on CO2 montoring.


Michael has a "Diplom" (master equivalent) from the University of Karlsruhe and a Dr. rer. nat. (Phd equivalent) from the University of Göttingen, Germany. He worked two years as Postdoc at the University of Utah, USA.

Competence and research areas

Main competences and research areas are:
- joint inversion (structural and petrophysical)
- integration of seismic, EM, gravity, and magnetic (++) data
- seismic tomography (active/passive)
- uncertainty analysis
- quantitative monitoring and data exploitation
- sparse data
- CO2 monitoring

Contact info

Visiting address:
S P Andersens vei 15B