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181. Fossen, H, Polonio, I., Bauck, M.S., Cavalcante, C. 2024. The North Sea rift basement records extensional collapse of the Caledonian orogen. Communications Earth & Environment. 


180. Müller, P., Hermanrud, C., Fossen, H. 2023.   A new approach to investigate the effect of burial depth and clay content on fault permeabilities applied at the Njord Field. Petroleum Geoscience.
179. Heggernes, H., Rotevatn, A:, Demurtas, M , Nixon, C.W., Fossen, H. 2023. Spatial variability in topology, connectivity and permeability of deformation band networks: Insights from the Jurassic Entrada Sandstone, Utah. Journal of Structural Geology 176,
178. Wrona, T., Oan, I., Bell, R., Jackson, C., Gawthorpe, R., Fossen, H., Osagiede, E., Brune, S. 2023. Complex fault system revealed from 3-D seismic reflection data with deep learning and fault network analysis. EGUsphere in press. Preprint: 
177. Gareth J. C. , Karstens, .,  Preine, J.,  übscher, C., Fossen, H., Kühn, M. 2023. Extensional Faulting Around Kolumbo Volcano, Aegean Sea—Relationships Between Local Stress Fields, Fault Relay Ramps, and Volcanism. Tectonics, 42, e2023TC007951. https://
176. Osagiede, E.E., Nixon, C.W., Gawthorpe, R., Rotevatn, A., Fossen,H., Jackson, C.A.-L., Tillmans, F. 2023. Topological characterisation of fault network along the northern North Sea rift margin. Tectonics 42,
175. Abacha, I., Boulahia, O., Yelles-Chaouche, A., Bendjama, H., Fossen, H., Chabou, M.C., Roubeche, K., Rahmani, S.T.-E., Tikhamarine, E-M., Mohammedi, Y., Aidi, C. 2023. The 24 January 2020 Mw 5.0 El Aouana Earthquake, Northeastern Algeria: Insights into a New NW–SE Right-Lateral Bejaia-Babors Shear Zone. Pure and Applied Geophysics, doi:10.1007/s00024-023-03265-3
174. Almqvist, Bjarne; van der Lelij, Roelant; Högdahl, Karin; Lescoutre, Rodolphe; Schönenberger, Jasmin; Fossen, Haakon; Sjöström, Håkan; Juhlin, Christopher; Luth, Stefan; Grigull, Susanne; Viola, Giulio, 2023. Brittle basement deformationi during the Caledonian orogeny observed by K-Ar geochronology of illite-bearing fault-gouge in west-central Sweden. Terra Nova
173. Fossen, H. 2023. A Pleistocene origin of the coastal platform (strandflat) in southwestern Scandinavia. Comminications Earth & Environment, 4.
172. Fossen, H. 2023. Structural core observations in a silisiclastic reservoir-scale framework. Geological Society Special Publications 527
171. Ávila, C.F., Archanjo, C.J., Platt, J.P., Fossen, H., 2023. Rheology, shear zone width, microstructural evolution and tectonics of a zippered strike-slip shear zone: The Sen..ador Pompeu shear zone, northern Borborema Province, Brazil. Journal of Structural Geology 166.
170. Wrona ,T., Whittaker, A., Bell, R., Gawthorpe, R., Fossen, H., Jackson, C., Bauck, M.S. 2023. Rift kinematics preserved in deep-time erosional landscape below the northern North Sea. Basin Research 35, 744-761.  



169. Wu, L., Skurtveit, E., and Thompson, N., Michie, E., Fossen, H., Braathen, A., Fisher, Q., Lidstone, A., Bostrøm, B. 2022. Containment Risk Assessment and Management of CO2 Storage on the Horda Platform (August 31, 2022). Proceedings of the 16th Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies Conference (GHGT-16) 23-24 Oct 2022,
168. Oriolo, S., Schulz, B., Hueck, M., Oyhantçabal, P., Heidelbach, F., Sosa, G., van den Kerkhof, A., Wemmer, K., Fossen, H., Druguet, E., Walter, J., Cavalcante, C., Siegesmund, S., 2022. The petrologic and petrochronologic record of progressive vs polyphase deformation: Opening the analytical toolbox. Earth-Science Reviews 234.  
167. Pichel, L.M., Antunes, A.F., Fossen, H., Rapozo, B.F., Finch, E., Cordoba, V.C. 2022. The interplay between basement fabric, rifting, syn- rift folding, and inversion in the Rio do Peixe Basin, NE Brazil. Basin Research,
166. Brandes, C., Tanner, D.C, Fossen, H., Halisch, M., Müller, K. Disaggregation bands as an indicator for slow creep activity on blind faults. Communications Earth & Environment 3 (1), 1-10,
165. Cavalcante, C., Costa, J., Lagoeiro, L., Lee, A., Fossen, H., Archanjo, C., Vizeu, R. 2022.TitaniQ temperatures and textural analysis as a record of the deformation history in a major continental shear zone system, Borborema Province, Brazil. Tectonophysics 841, doi:10.1016/j.tecto.2022.229548
164. Jaensch, S.E., Lagoeiro, L.E., Fossen, H., Cavalcante, C. 2022. Relation between finite strain geometry and quartz petrofabrics in a folded conglomerate in the Norwegian Caledonides. Journal of Structural Geology
163. Fossen, H., Harris, L.B., Cavalcante, C., Archanjo, C.J., Avila, C.F. 2022. The Patos-Pernambuco shear system of NE Brazil: Partitioned intracontinental transcurrent deformation revealed by enhanced aeromagnetic data. Journal of Structural Geology 158
162. Wrona, T., Pan, I., Bell, R.E., Gawthorpe, R.L., Fossen, H., Brune, S., 2022. 3D seismic interpretation with deep learning: A brief introduction. The Leading Edge 40, 524-532.


161. Bauck. M.S. Late Jurassic to Late Cretaceous canyons on the Måløy Slope: Source to sink fingerprints on the northernmost North Sea rift margin, Norway. Norwegian Journal of Geology 101, 202111. 
160. Nabavi, S.T. & Fossen, H. 2021Folding and fold geometry. Earth-Science Reviews 222.
159. Fossen, H., Ksienzyk, A., Rotevatn, A., Bauck, M.S., Wemmer, K. 2021. From widespread faulting to localized rifting: evidence from K-Ar fault gouge dates from the Norwegian North Sea rift shoulder. Basin Research 33, 1934-1953.
158. Wiest, J., Jacobs, J., Fossen, H., Granerød, M., Osmundsen, P.T. 2021. Segmentation of the Caledonian orogenic infrastructure and exhumation of the Western Gneiss Region during transtensional collapse. Journal of the Geological Society 178, 23p. 
157. Fossen, H., Vinicius T. Meira, Jiří Konopásek, Cavalcante, C., Jamousek, V. 2021. Comment to "Neoproterozoic magmatic arc systems of the cetral Ribeira belt, SE-Brazil, in the context of the West-Gondwana pre-collisional history: A review". Journal of South American Earth Sciences 107.
156. Fazlikhani, H., Aagotnes, S., Refvem, M.A., Hamilton-Wright, J., Bell, R.E., Fossen, H., Gathorpe, R.L., Jackson, C.A.L., Rotevatn. A. 2021. Strain migration during multiphase extension, Stord Basin, northern North Sea rift. Basin Research 33, 1474–1496.    


155. Wiest, J., Wrona, T., Bauck, M.S., Fossen, H., Gawthorpe, R., Osmundsen, P.T., Faleide, J.I.. 2020. From Caledonian collapse to North Sea rift – The extended history of a metamorphic core complex. Tectonics, 39 e2020TC006178.
154. Wiest, J., Fossen, H., Jacobs, J. 2020. Shear zone evolution during core complex exhumation – Implications for continental detachments. Journal of structural geology.
153. Conte, T., Cavalcante, C., Lagoeiro, L., Fossen, H., Silveira, C. 2020. Quartz textural analysis from an anastomosing shear zone system: Implications for the tectonic evolution of the Ribeira belt, Brazil. Journal of South Americal Earth Sciences 103. doi:10.1016/j.jsames.2020.102750
152. Wrona, T., Fossen, H., Lacomte, I., Eide, C.H., Gawthorpe, R.L. 2020. Seismic expression of shear zones: Insights from 2-D point-spread-function-based convolution modelling. Journal of Structural Geology.
151. Fossen, H. 2020. Fault classification, fault growth and displacement. In: Scarcelli et al. (Eds), Regional Geology and Tectonics, Ch. 8, p. 119-147. Elsevier.
150. Jiří Konopásek, Cavalcante, C., Fossen, H., Jamousek.,V. 2020. Adamastor – An ocean that never existed? Earth-Science Reviews 205.
149. Fossen, H., Carolina Cavalcante, Jiří Konopásek, Vinicius T. Meira, Renato Paes de Almeida, Maria Helena B.M. Hollanda, Roland Trompette 2020. A critical discussion of the subduction-collision model for the Neoproterozoic Araçuaí-West Congo orogen. Precambrian Research
148. Zhang, Q., Fossen, H. 2020. The dilemma of asymmetric porphyroclast systemsand sense of shear. Journal of Structural Geology 130. doi:


147. Fossen, H. Writing papers with an emphasis on structural geology and tectonics: advices and warnings. Brazilian Journal of Geology, 49, 1-6. doi:10.1590/2317-4889201920190109
146. Wiest, J., Jacobs, J., Osmundsen, P.T., Fossen, H. 2019. Deep crustal flow within post-orogenic metamorphic core complexes - Insights from the southern Western Gneiss Region of Norway. Tectonics 38
145. Phillips, T.B., Fazlikhani, H., Gawthorpe, R.L., Fossen, H., Jackson, C.A-L., Bell, R., Faleide, J.I., Rotevatn, A.. 2019. The influence of structural inheritance and multiphase extension on rift development, the northern North Sea. Tectonics 38. doi:10.1029/2019TC005756
144. Ávila, C., Archanjo, C., Fossen, H., Hollanda, M.H., Filho, A.M., Oliveira, A., Lemos-Santos, D.V. 2019. Zippered shear zone model for interacting shear zones in the Borborema Province, Brazil, as constrained by U-Pb dating. Tectonics 38. doi:10.1029/2019TC005547
143. Wrona, T., Magee, C., Fossen, H., Gawthorpe, R.L., Bell, R.E., Jackson, C.A.L., Faleide, J.I. 2019. 3-D seismic images of an extensive igneous sill in the lower crust. Geology 47, 729-733.
142. Fisher, G., Fassbinder, E., Barros, C.E.M., Fossen, H. 2019. The evolution of quartz veins during the tectonometamorphic development of the Brusque Metamorphic Complex, Brazil. Journal of South American Earth Sciences 93, 174-182.
141. Lenhart, A., Jackson, C.A.L., Bell, R., Duffy, O.B., Gawthorpe, R.L., Fossen, H. 2019. Structural architecture and composition of crystalline basement offshore west Norway. Lithosphere.
140. Cavalcante, C., Fossen, H., de Almeida, R.P., Hollanda, M.H.B.M. & Egydio-Silva, M. 2019. Reviewing the puzzling intracontinental termination of the Araçuaí-West Congo orogenic belt and its implications for orogenic development. Precambrian Research 322, 85-98. doi:10.1016/j.precamres.2018.12.025
139. Hollanda, M.H.B.M., Archanjo, C., Macedo Filho, A.M., Fossen, H., Ernst, R.E., de Castro, D.L., Melo, A.C., Oliveira, A.L. 2019. The Mesozoic Equatorial Atlantic Magmatic Province (EQUAMP): A new Large Igneous Province in South America. In: Dyke swarms of the world: A modern perspective. Springer. p. 87-110. doi:10.1007/978-981-13-1666-1_3
138. Fossen, H., Cavalcante, C., Pinheiro, R.V., Archanjo, C. 2018: Deformation - progressive or multiphase? Journal of Structural Geology 125, 82-99. doi:


137. Peralta Gomes, C., Fossen, H., Paes de Almeida, R.., Salmoni, B. 2018: Subseismic deformation in the Vaza-Barris Transfer Zone in the Cretaceous Recôncavo-Tucano-Jatobá rift system, NE Brazil. Journal of Structural Geology 117, 81-95.
136. Salazar-Mora, C., Huismans, R.S., Fossen, H., Egydio-Silva, M. 2018. The Wilson cycle and effects of tectonic structural inheritance on continental margin formation, Tectonics 37,
135. Cavalcante, C., Lagoeiro, L., Fossen, H., Egydio-Silva, M., Morales, L., Conte, T. Temperature constraints on microfabric patterns in quartzofeldsphatic mylonites, Ribeira belt (SE Brazil). Journal of Structural Geology 115, 243-262.
134. Oriolo, S., Wemmer, K., Oyhantçabal, P., Fossen, H., Schultz, B., Siegesmund, S. 2018. Geochronology of shear zones – a review. Earth-Science Reviews 185, 665-683.
133. Egydio-Silva, Vauchez, A., M., Fossen, H., Cavalcante, G.C.G., Xavier, B.C. 2018. Connecting the Araçuaí and Ribeira belts (SE – Brazil): Progressive transition from contractional to transpressive strain regime during the Brasiliano orogeny. Journal of South American Earth Sciences 86, 127-139.
132. Wrona, T., Indranil, P., Gawthorpe, R.L., Fossen, H. 2018: Seismic facies analysis using machine-learning. Geophysics
131. Deng, C, Gawthorpe, R., Fossen, H., Finch, E. 2018: How does the orientation of a pre-existing basement weakness influence fault development during renewed rifting? Insights from three-dimensional discrete element modeling. Tectonics 37, 2221-2242. doi:10.1029/2017TC004776


130. Wiest, J., Jacobs, J., Ksienzyk, A.K., Fossen, H. 2017: Sveconorwegian vs. Caledonian orogenesis in the eastern Øygarden Complex, SW Norway – Geochronology, structural constraints and tectonic implications. Precambrian Research 305, 1-18.
129. Deng, C., Gawthorpe, R.L., Finch, E., Fossen, H. 2017: Influence of a pre-existing basement weakness on normal fault growth during oblique extension: insights from discrete element modeling. Journal of Structural Geology 105,
128. Fossen, H., Ksienzyk, A. & Jacobs, J. 2017: Correspondence: Challenges with dating weathering products to unravel ancient landscapes. Nature Communications 8: 1502, 3 p. doi:10.1038/s41467-017-01457-9
127. Fossen, H., Cavalcante, C. & Almeida, R. 2017: Hot versus cold orogenic behavior: Comparing the Araçuaí-West Congo and the Caledonian orogens. Tectonics 36, 2159–2178. doi:10.1002/2017TC004743
126. Deng, C., Fossen, H., Gawthorpe, R.L., Rotevatn, A., Jackson, A-L., FazliKhani, H. 2017: Influence of fault reactivation during multiphase rifting: The Oseberg area, northern North Sea rift. Marine and Petroleum Geology 86, 1252-1272.
125. Fazlikhani, H., L.F., Fossen, H., Gawthorpe, R., Faleide, J.I. & Bell, R.E. 2017: Basement structure and its influence on the structural configuration of the northern North Sea rift. Tectonics 36, doi: 10.1002/2017TC004514
124. Fossen, H & Cavalcante, G.C.G. 2017: Shear zones –  a review. Earth-Science Reviews 171, 434-455.
123. Fossen, H., Soliva, R., Ballas, G., Trzaskos, B., Cavalcante, G.C. & Schultz, R.A. 2017: A review of deformation bands in reservoir sandstones: geometries, mechanisms and distribution. Geological Society, Special Paper 459,
122. Zuluaga, L.F., Fossen, H., Ballas, G. & Rotevatn, A. 2017: Structural and petrophysical effects of overthrusting on highly porous sandstones: the Aztec Sandstone in the Buffington window, southeast Nevada, U.S.A. Geological Society, Special Paper 459,
121. Rønnevik, C.., Ksienzyk, A.K., Fossen, H. & Jacobs, J. 2017. Thermal evolution and exhumation history of the Uncompahgre Plateau (northeastern Colorado Plateau), based on apatite fission track and (U-Th)-He thermochronology and zircon U-Pb dating. Geosphere 13, 518-537. doi:10.1130/GES01415.1


120. Fazlikhani, H., L.F., Back, S., Kukla, P.A. & Fossen, H. 2016: Interaction between gravity-driven listric normal fault linkage and their hanging wall rollover development: a case study from western Niger Delta, Nigeria. Geological Society, Special Paper, 439.
119. Ksienzyk, A.K., Wemmer, K., Jacobs, J., Fossen, H., Schomberg, A.C., Süssenberger, A., Lünsdorf, N.K., Bastesen, E. 2016. Post.Caledonian brittle deformation in the Bergen area, West Norway: results form K–Ar illite fault gouge dating. Norwegian Journal of Geology 96, 1-25.
118. Phillips, T., Jackson, C.A.L, Bell, R., Duffy, O.B. & Fossen, H. 2016: Reactivation of intrabasement structures during rifting: A case study from offshore southern Norway. Journal of Structural Geology 91, 54-73.
117. Zuluaga, L.F., Keilegavlen, E., Rotevatn, A. & Fossen, H. 2016: Structural heterogeneity and fluid flow in porous sandstone reservoirs affected by contractional folding: a flow simulation study of the San Rafael Monocline, Utah (USA). AAPG Bull. 100, 1523-1540.
116. Soliva, R., Ballas, G., Fossen, H. & Philit, S. 2016: Tectonic regime controls clustering of deformation bands in porous sandstone. Geology 6, 423-426.
115. Gordon, S.M., Whitney, D.L., Teyssier, C., Fossen, H. & Kylander-Clark, A. 2016. Geochronology and geochemistry of zircon from the northern Western Gneiss Region: Insights into the Caledonian tectonic history of western Norway. Lithos 246-247, 134-148.
114. Fossen, H., Khani, H.F., Faleide, J.I., Ksienzyk, K. & Dunlap, J. 2016. Post-Caledonian extension in the West Norway – northern North Sea region: Role of structural inheritance. In Childs et al. (eds), The geometry and growth of normal faults. Geological Society, Special Paper, 439.
113. Fossen, H. & Rotevatn, A. 2016: Fault linkage and relay structures in extensional settings – a review. Earth-Sciencs Reviews 154, 14-28.


112. Torabi, A., Gabrielsen, R.H., Fossen, H., Ringrose, P., Skurtveit, E. , Ando, E., Marinelli, F., Viggiani, G, Dal Pont, S., Braathen, A., Hovland, A., Bésuelle, P., Alikarami, R., Zalmstra, H. & Sokoutis, D. 2015: Strain localization in sandstone and its implications for CO2 storage. First Break 33, 81-92.
111. Gabrielsen, R.H., Fossen, H., Faleide, J.I. & Hurich, C.A. 2015: Mega-scale Moho relief and the structure of the lithosphere on the eastern flank of the Viking Graben, offshore southwestern Norway. Tectonics 34, doi:10.1002/2014TC003778.
110. Ballas, G., Fossen, H. & Soliva, R. 2015. Factors controlling permeability of cataclastic deformation bands and faults in porous sandstone reservoirs. Journal of Structural Geology 76. 1-21.
109. Fossen, H., Zuluaga, L.F., Ballas, G., Soliva, R. & Rotevatn, A. 2015: Contractional deformation of porous sandstone: insights from the Aztec Sandstone, SE Nevada, USA. Journal of Structural Geology 74, 172-184.


108. Zuluaga, L.F., Fossen, H. & Rotevatn, A. 2014: Progressive evolution of deformation band populations during Laramide fault-propagation folding: Navajo Sandstone, San Rafael Monocline, Utah, U.S.A. Journal of Structural Geology, 68, 66-81.
107. Skurtveit, E., Ballas, G., Fossen, H., Torabi, A., Soliva, R., & Peyret, M. : Sand textural control on shear-enhanced compaction band development in poorly-lithified sandstone. Journal of geological resource and engineering 2.
106. Renedo, R., Nachlas, W.O., Whitney, D.L., Teyssier, C., Piazolo, S., Gordon, S.M. & Fossen, H. 2014: Fabric development during exhumation from ultrahigh‐pressure in an eclogite‐bearing shear zone, Western Gneiss Region, Norway. Journal of Structural Geology 71, 58-70.
105. Fossen, H., Gabrielsen, R.H., Faleide, J.I. & Hurich, C.A. 2014: Crustal stretching in the Scandinavian Caledonides as revealed by deep seismic data. Geology 42, 791-794 doi:10.1130/G35842.1
104. Folkestad, A., Odinsen, T., Fossen, H. & Pearce, M.A . 2014: Tectonic influence on the Jurassic sedimentary architecture in the northern North Sea with focus on the Brent Group. International Association of Sedimentology Special Publications, 46, 389-416.
103. Ksienzyk, A. K., Dunkl, I., Jacobs, J., Fossen, H., Kohlmann, F. 2014. From orogen to passive margin: constraints from fission track and (U-Th)/He analyses on Mesozoic uplift and fault reactivation in SW Norway. In: Corfu, F., Gasser, D., Chew, D. M. (eds.) New Perspectives on the Caledonides of Scandinavia and Related Areas. Geological Society, London, Special Publications 390,


102. Fossen, H., Teyssier, C. & Whitney, D.L. 2013: Transtensional folding. Journal of Structural Geology 56, 89-102.
101. Tvedt, A. B. M., Rotevatn, A., Jackson, C. A. L., Fossen, H. & Gawthorpe, R. L. 2013. Growth of normal faults in multilayer sequences: A 3D seismic case study from the Egersund Basin, Norwegian North Sea. Journal of Structural Geology 55, 1-20.
100. Schueller, S., Braathen, A., Fossen, H. & Tveranger, J. 2013: Spatial distribution of deformation bands in damage zones of extensional faults in porous sandstone: statistical analysis of field data. Journal of Structural Geology 52, 148-162.
99. Rotevatn, A., Sandve, T.H., Keilegavlen, E., Kolyukhin, D. & Fossen, H 2013.: Deformation bands and their impact on fluid flow in sandstone reservoirs: the role of natural thickness variations. Geofluids, 359-371. doi: 10.1111/gfl.12030.
98. Gordon, S.M., Whitney, D., Teyssier, C. & Fossen, H. 2013: U-Pb dates and trace-element geochemistry of zircon from migmatite hosting eclogite inclusions, Western Gneiss Region, Norway: significance for history of partial melting in continental subduction. Lithos 170-171, 35-53.
97. Schultz, R.A., Klimczak, C., Fossen, H., Olson, J., Exner, U., Reeves, D.M. & Soliva, R. 2013: Statistical tests of scaling relationships for geologic structures. Journal of Structural Geology 48, 85-94.
96. Torabi, A., Fossen, H, & Braathen, A . 2013: Insight into petrophysical properties of deformed sandstone reservoirs. AAPG Buletin 97, 619-637.
95. Gregory Ballas, G., Soliva, R., Sizunb, J-P., Fossen, H., Benedicto, A., & Skurtveit, E. 2013: Shear-enhanced compaction bands formed at shallow burial conditions; implications for fluid flow (Provence, France). Journal of Structural Geology 47, 3-15.
94. Allken, V., Huismans, R., Fossen, H., Thieulot, C. 2013: 3D numerical modelling of graben interaction and linkage: a case study of the Canyonlands grabens, Utah. Basin Research 25, 14 p. doi: 10.1111/bre.12010.


93. Vetti, V. & Fossen, H. 2012: Origin of contrasting Devonian supradetachment basin types in the Scandinavian Caledonides. Geology 40, 571-574.
92. Rotevatn, A. & Fossen, H. 2012: Soft faults with hard tips: Magnitude-order displacement gradient variations controlled by strain softening vs. hardening; implications for fault scaling. Journal of the Geological Society (Specials) 169, 123-126.
91. Fossen, H. & Rotevatn, A. 2012: Characterization of deformation bands associated with normal and reverse stress states in the Navajo Sandstone, Utah: Discussion. AAPG Bulletin 96, 869-876.


90. Fossen, H., Schultz, R.A. & Torabi, A. 2011:Conditions and implications for compaction band formation in the Navajo Sandstone, Utah. Journal of structural geology 33, 1477-1490.
89. Rotevatn, A. & Fossen, H. 2011: Simulating the effect of subseismic fault tails and process zones in a siliciclastic reservoir analogue: implications for aquifer support and trap definition. Marine and Petroleum Geology 28, 1648-1662.


88. Schultz, R.A., Okubo, C.H. & Fossen, H. 2010: Porosity and grain size controls on compaction band formation in Jurassic Navajo Sandstone. Geophysical Research Letters 37, L22306, doi:10.1029/2010GL044909.
87. Bøe, R., Fossen, H. & Smeljord, M. 2010: Mesozoic sediments and structures onshore Norway and in the coastal Zone. NGU Bulletin 450, 15-32.
86. Fossen, H. 2010: Extensional tectonics in the North Atlantic Caledonides: A regional view. In: Law, R., Butler, R., Holdsworth, B., Krabbendam, R.A. & Strachan, M. (eds), Continental tectonics and mountain building: the legacy of Peach and Horn. Geological Society Special Publication 335, 767-793.
85. Fossen, H., Schultz, R.A., Rundhovde, E., Rotevatn, A. & Buckley, S.J. 2010: Fault linkage and graben tansfer in Canyonlands and the North Sea Viking Graben: a comparison. AAPG Bulletin, 94, 597-613.
84. Fossen, H. 2010: Deformation bands formed during soft-sediment deformation: observations from SE Utah. Marine and Petroleum Geology 27, 215-222.
83. Kolyukhin, D., Schueller, S., Espedal, M & Fossen, H. 2010: Deformation band populations in fault damage zones – impact on fluid flow. Computational geoscience, 14, 231-248, DOI: 10.1007/s10596-009-9148-8.


82. Braathen, A., Tveranger, J., Fossen, H., Skar, T. Cardozo, N., Semshaug, S.E., Bastesen, E. & Sverdrup, E. 2009: Fault facies and its application to sandstone reservoirs. AAPG Bulletin, 93, 891-917.
81. Torabi, A. & Fossen, H. 2009: Spatial variation of microstructure and petrophysical properties along deformation bands in reservoir sandstones. AAPG Bulletin, 93, 919-938.
80. Rotevatn, A., Buckley, S.J., Howell, J.A. & Fossen H. 2009: Overlapping faults and their effect on fluid flow in different reservoir types: A LIDAR-based outcrop modeling and flow simulation study. AAPG Bulletin, 93, 407-427.
79. Rotevatn, A., Tveranger, J., Howell, J.A. & Fossen, H. 2009: Dynamic investigation of the effect of a relay ramp on simulated fluid flow: geocellular modelling of the Delicate Arch Ramp, Utah. Petroleum Geoscience, 15, 45-58.



78. Bale, A., Fossen, H., Berg, E., Mjelde, Ø. & Kui, T. 2008: Comprehensive mini-frac testing in the Gullfaks Field as a tool for characterization of reservoir structure and rock mechanics. IPTC 11968, International Petroleum Technology Conference, Kualalumpur 3-5 Dec. 2008.
77. Schultz, R.A., Soliva, R., Fossen, H., Okubo, C.H. & Reeves, D.M. 2008: Dependence of displacement–length scaling relations for fractures and deformation bands on the volumetric changes across them. Journal of Structural Geology 30, 1405-1411.
76. Rotevatn, A., Torabi, A., Fossen, H. & Braathen, A. 2008: Slipped deformation bands: a new type of cataclastic deformation bands in Western Sinai, Suez Rift, Egypt. Journal of Structural Geology 30, 1317-1331.
75. Torabi, A., Fossen, H. & Alaei, B. 2008: Application of spatial correlation functions in permeability estimation of deformation bands in porous rocks. J. Geophys. Res. 113, B08208, doi:10.1029/2007JB005455.
74. Gee, D.G., Fossen, H., Henriksen, N. and Higgins, A.K. 2008: From the early Paleozoic platforms of Baltica and Laurentia to the Caledonide orogen of Scandinavia and Greenland. Episodes 31, 44-51.
73. Schultz, R.A. & Fossen, H. 2008: Terminology for structural discontinuities. AAPG Bulletin 92, 853-867.
72. Johansen, T. E. S. & Fossen, H. 2008: Internal deformation of fault damage zones in interbedded siliciclastic rocks. In: Wibberley, C. A. J., Kurtz, W., Imber, J., Holdsworth, R. E. & Collettini, C. (eds), The internal structure of fault zones: implications for mechanical and fluid-flow properties. Geological Society Special Publication 299, 35–56.



71. Fossen, H & Bale, A. 2007: Deformation bands and their influence on fluid flow. AAPG Bulletin 91, 1685-1700.
70. Fossen, H., Schultz, R., Shipton, Z. & Mair, K. 2007: Deformation bands in sandstone – a review. Journal of the Geological Society, London 164, 755-769.
69. Torabi, A., Braathen, A., Cuisiat, F. & Fossen, H. 2007: Shear zones in porous sand: Insights from high-stress ring-shear experiments and naturally deformed sandstones. Tectonophysics 437, 37-50.
68. Rotevatn, A., Fossen, H., Hesthammer, J., Aas, T.E. & Howell, J.A. 2007: Are relay ramps conduits for fluid flow? Structural analysis of a relay ramp in Arches National Park, Utah. In: Lonergan, L., Jolly, R.H.J., Rawnsley, K. & Sanderson, D. (eds.), Fractured reservoirs. Geol. Soc. Spec. Publ. 270, 55-71.



67. Fossen, H. & Dunlap, W.J. 2006: Age constraints on the late Caledonian deformation in the Major Bergen Arc, SW Norway. Norwegian Journal of Geology 86, 59-70.



66. Fossen, H., Johansen, T. E. S., Rotevatn, A. & Hesthammer, J. 2005: Fault interaction in porous sandstones. AAPG Bulletin 89, 1593-1606.
65. Johansen, T. E. S., Fossen, H. & Kluge, R. 2005: The impact of syn-kinematic porosity reduction on damage zone architecture in porous sandstone; an outcrop example from the Moab Fault, Utah. Journal of Structural Geology 27, 1469-1485.
64. Fossen, H. & Hurich, C.A. 2005: The Hardangerfjord Shear Zone in SW Norway and the North Sea: a large scale shear zone in the Baltic crust. Journal of the Geological Society, London 162, 675-687.



63. Aarseth, I. & Fossen, H. 2004: A Holocene lacustrine rock platform around Lake Storavatnet, Osterøy, western Norway. Holocene 14, 599-606.
62. Aarseth, I. & Fossen, H. 2004: Late Quaternary cryoplanation of rock surfaces in lacustrine environments in the Bergen area, Norway. Nowegian Journal of Geology 84, 125-137.



61. Fossen, H., Hesthammer, J., Johansen, T.E.S. & Sygnabere, T.O. 2003: Structural geology of the Huldra fault block, northern North Sea Structural geology of the Huldra fault block (Huldra Field), northern North Sea – a major tilted fault block at the eastern edge of the Horda Platform. Marine and Petroleum Geology 20, 1105-1118.
60. Larsen, Ø., Fossen, H., Langeland, K. & Pedersen, R.B. 2003: Kinematics and timing of polyphase post-Caledonian deformation in the Bergen area, SW Norway. Nowegian Journal of Geology 83, 149-165.
59. Hesthammer, J. & Fossen, H. 2003: From seismic data to core data: an integrated approach to enhance reservoir characterization. In: Ameen, M.S. (ed.), Fracture and in situ stress characterization of hydrocarbon reservoirs. Geol. Soc. Spec. Publ. 209, 39-54.



58. Hesthammer, J., Fossen, H., Sautter, M., Sæther, B. & Johansen, S.E. 2002: The use of information technology to enhance learning in geological field trips. Journal of Geoscience Education 50, 528-538.
57. Valle, P., Færseth, R. & Fossen, H. 2002: Devonian-Triassic brittle deformation based on dyke geometry and fault kinematics in the Sunnhordland region, SW Norway. Nowegian Journal of Geology 82, 3-17.
56. Tithus, S.J., Fossen, H., Pedersen, R.B., Vigneresse, J.L. & Tikoff, B.: Pull-apart formation and strike-slip partitioning in an obliquely-divergent setting, Leka Ophiolite, Norway. Tectonophysics 354, 101-119.
55. Harris, L.B., Koyi, H.A. & Fossen, H. 2002: Mechanisms for folding of mid- to lower crustal rocks in extensional tectonic settings. Earth-Sciences Review 59, 163-210.
54. Rykkelid, E. Fossen, H. 2002: Layer rotation around vertical fault overlap zones: observations from seismic data, field examples and physical experiments. Marine and Petroleum Geology 19, 181-192.
53. Schultz, R.A. & Fossen, H. 2002: Displacement-length scaling in three dimensions: the importance of aspect ratio and application to deformation bands. Journal of Structural Geology 24, 1389-1411.



52. Knudsen, T.-L. & Fossen, H. 2001: Single zircon (SIMS) provenance data on the Late Jurassic Bjorøy Fm: Implications for the late- to post-Caledonian evolution of SW Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 81, 283-292.
51. Hesthammer, J, Landrø, M. & Fossen, H. 2001: Use and abuse of seismic data in reservoir characterisation. Marine and Petroleum Geology 18, 635-655.
50. Hesthammer, J. & Fossen, H. 2001: Structural core analysis from the Gullfaks area, northern North Sea. Marine and Petroleum Geology 18, 411-439.
49. Harper, T., Fossen, H. & Hesthammer, J. 2001: Influence of uniform basement extension on faulting in cover sediments. Journal of Structural Geology 23, 593-600.



48. Fossen, H. & Hesthammer, J. 2000: Possible absence of small faults in the Gullfaks field, northern North Sea: implications for downscaling of faults in some porous sandstones. Journal of Structural Geology 22, 851-863.
47. Fossen, H. 2000: Extensional tectonics in the Caledonides: synorogenic or postorogenic? Tectonics 19, 213-224.
46. Hesthammer, J. & Fossen, H. 2000: Uncertainties associated with fault sealing analysis. Petroleum Geoscience 6, 37-45.
45. Fossen, H., Odinsen,T., Gabrielsen, R.H. & Færseth, R.B. 2000: Detachments and low angle faults in the northern North Sea rift system. In: Nøttvedt, A. et al. (eds.), Dynamics of the Norwegian margin. Geological Society Special Publication167, 105-131.



44. Fossen, H. & Dunlap, J.W. 1999: On the age and tectonic significance of Permo-Triassic dikes in the Bergen-Sunnhordland region, southwestern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 79, 169-178.
43. Tikoff, B. & Fossen, H. 1999: Three-dimensional reference deformations and strain facies. Journal of Structural Geology 21, 1497-1512.
42. Hesthammer, J. & Fossen, H. 1999: Evolution and geometries of gravitational collapse structures with examples from the Statfjord Field, northern North Sea. Marine and Petroleum Geology 16, 259-281.



41. Hesthammer, J. & Fossen, H. 1998: The use of dipmeter data to constrain the structural geology of the Gullfaks Field, northern North Sea. Marine and Petroleum Geology 15, 549-573.
40. Dunlap, J.W. & Fossen, H. 1998: Early Paleozoic orogenic collapse, tectonic stability, and late Paleozoic continental rifting revealed through thermochro-nology of K-feldspars, southern Norway. Tectonics 17, 604-620.
39. Fossen, H. & Tikoff, B. 1998: Forward modeling of non steady-state deformations and the "minimum strain path": Reply. Journal of Structural Geology 20, 979-981.
38. Fossen, H. & Dunlap, J.W. 1998: Timing and kinematics of Caledonian thrusting and extensional collapse, southern Norway: evidence from 40Ar/39Ar thermochronology. Journal of Structural Geology 20, 765-781.
37. Fossen, H. & Tikoff, B. 1998: Extended models of transpression and transtension, and application to tectonic settings. In: Holdsworth, R.E., Strachan, R.A. and Dewey, J.F. (eds.), Continental transpressional and transtensional tectonics. Geol. Soc. Lond. Spec. Publ. 135, 15-33.
36. Fossen, H. 1998: Advances in understanding the post-Caledonian structural evolution of the Bergen area, West Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 78, 33-46.
35. Fossen, H. & Hesthammer, J. 1998: Structural geology of the Gullfaks Field. In: Coward, M.P., Johnson, H. & Daltaban, T.S. (eds.), Structural geology in reservoir characterization. Geological Society Special Publication 127, 231-261.
34. Fossen, H. & Dallmeyer, R.D. 1998: 40Ar/39Ar muscovite dates from the nappe region of SW Norway: dating extensional deformation in the Scandinavian Caledonides. Tectonophysics 285, 119-133.
33. Fossen, H. & Hesthammer, J. 1998: Deformation bands and their significance in porous sandstone reservoirs. First Break 16, 21-25.


32. Fossen, H. & Hesthammer, J. 1997: Geometric analysis and scaling relations of deformation bands in porous sandstone from the San Rafael Desert, Utah. Journal of Structural Geology 19, 1479-1493.
31. Fossen, H., Mangerud, G., Hesthammer, J., Bugge,T. & Gabrielsen, R.H. 1997: The Bjorøy Formation: a newly discovered occurence of Jurassic sediments in the Bergen Arc System. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 77, 269-287.
30. Hesthammer, J. & Fossen, H. 1997: The influence of seismic noise in structural interpretation of seismic attribute maps. First Break. 15, 1-11.
29. Fossen, H. & Tikoff, B. 1997: Forward modeling of non steady-state deformations and the "minimum strain path". Journal of Structural Geology 19, 987-996.
28. Hesthammer, J. & Fossen, H. 1997: Seismic attribute mapping for structural interpretation of the Gullfaks Field, northern North Sea. Petroleum Geoscience 3, 13-26.


27. Tikoff, B. & Fossen, H. 1996: Visualization of deformation: Computer applications for teaching. In: De Paor, D.G. (ed.), Structural geology and personal computers. Computer methods in the geosciences, vol. 15. Pergamon, Elsevier, Oxford. 75-96.
26. Rouby, D., Fossen, H. & Cobbold, P.R. 1996: Extension, displacements and block rotations in the larger Gullfaks area, northern North Sea, as determined from plan view restoration. AAPG Bulletin 108, 875-890.
25. Fossen, H. & Gabrielsen, R.H. 1996: Experimental modeling of extensional fault systems. Journal of Structural Geology 18, 673-687.
24. Fossen, H. & Rørnes, A. 1996: Properties of fault populations in the Gullfaks Field, northern North Sea. Journal of Structural Geology 18, 179-190.


23. Tikoff, B. & Fossen, H. 1995: The limitations of three-dimensional kinematic vorticity analysis. Journal of Structural Geology 17, 1771-1784.
22. Fossen, H. & Holst, T. B. 1995: Northwest-verging folds and the northwestward movement of the Caledonian Jotun Nappe, Norway. Journal of Structural Geology 17, 3-15.



21. Fossen, H., Tikoff, B. & Teyssier, C. 1994: Strain modeling of transpressional and transtensional deformation. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 74, 134-145.



20. Tikoff, B., Teyssier, C. & Fossen, H. 1993. Computer applications for teaching general two-dimensional deformation. Journal of Geological Education 41, 425-432.
19. Fossen, H. & Rykkelid, E. 1993. Postcollisional extension of the Caledonide orogen in Scandinavia: structural expressions and tectonic significance: Reply. Geology 21, 477-478.
18. Fossen, H. & Tikoff, B. 1993: The deformation matrix for simultaneous simple shearing, pure shearing, and volume change, and its application to transpression/transtension tectonics. Journal of Structural Geology 15, 413-422.
17. Tikoff, B. & Fossen, H. 1993: Simultaneous pure and simple shear: the unified deformation matrix. Tectonophysics 217, 267-283.
16. Fossen, H. 1993: Linear fabrics in the Bergsdalen Nappes, West Norway: Implications for deformation history and fold development. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 73, 95-108.
15. Fossen, H. 1993: Structural evolution of the Bergsdalen Nappes, Southwest Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 424, 23-50.
14. Fossen, H. 1993: The role of extensional tectonics in the Caledonides of South Norway: Reply. J. Struct. Geol. 15, 1381-1383.


13. Rykkelid, E. & Fossen, H. 1992: Composite fabrics in mid-crustal gneisses: observations from the Øygarden Complex, West Norway. Journal of Structural Geology 14, 1-9.
12. Fossen, H. & Rykkelid, E. 1992: The interaction between oblique and layer-parallel shear in high-strain zones: observations and experiments. Tectonophysics 207, 331-343.
11. Fossen, H. & Rykkelid, E. 1992: Post-collisional extension of the Caledonide orogen in Scandinavia: structural expressions and tectonic significance. Geology 20, 737-740.
10. Fossen, H. 1992: The role of extensional tectonics in the Caledonides of South Norway. Journal of Structural Geology, 14, 1033-1046.



9. Fossen, H. & Nissen, L.A. 1991. Rb/Sr age of the Blåfjellhatten Granite in the Olden Window, South Central Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 420, 51-56.



8. Fossen, H. & Rykkelid, E. 1990: Shear zone structures in the Øygarden Gneiss Complex, West Norway. Tectonophysics 174, 385-397.



7. Fossen, H. 1989: Geology of the Minor Bergen Arc, West Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 416, 47-62.
6. Fossen, H. 1989: Indication of transpressional tectonics in the Gullfaks Oil Field, Northern North Sea. Marine and Petroleum Geology 6, 22-30.



5. Fossen, H. & Austrheim, H. 1988: Age of the Krossnes Granite, West Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Bulletin 413, 61-65.
4. Fossen, H. 1988: Metamorphic history in the Bergen Arcs, West Norway, as determined from amphibole chemistry. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 68, 223-239.
3. Fossen, H. 1988: The Ulriken Gneiss Complex and the Rundemanen Formation: a basement-cover relationship in the Bergen Arcs, West Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Bulletin 412, 67-86.



2. Holst, T.B. & Fossen, H. 1987: Strain distribution in a fold in the West Norwegian Caledonides. Journal of Structural Geology 9, 915-924.
1. Fossen, H. & Ingdahl, S.E. 1987: Tectonostratigraphic position of the rocks in the western extreme of the Major Bergen Arc, West Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 67, 59-66.


Books and book chapters

•Fossen, H. 2016: Structural geology. 2nd edition. Cambridge University Press, 510 pp. Also in Italian, Turkish, Portuguese, Korean, Chinese and Mongolian

•Fossen, H. 2013: 구조지질학. Sigmapress, 514 pp.

•Fossen, H. 2012, 2018: Geologia Estrutural. Oficina de Texto, 584 pp.

•Fossen, H. 2010: Structural geology. Cambridge University Press, 463 pp.

•Fossen, H. 2008: Geologi. Stein, mineraler fossiler og olje. Fagbokforlaget

•Fossen, H. & Gabrielsen, R.H. 2005: Strukturgeologi. Fagbokforlaget, 369 pp.

•Fossen, H., Pedersen, R.B., Bergh, S. & Andresen, A. 2008: Creation of a mountain chain. The building of the Caledonides: About 500-405 million years. In: Ramberg, I.B., Bryhni, I., Nøttvedt, A. & Rangsnes, K. (Eds.) The making of a land. Geology of Norway. Chapter 6, 178-229.

•Fossen, H., Pedersen, R.B., Bergh, S. & Andresen, A. 2008: The mountain chain rebounds and founders: About 405–395 million years. In: Ramberg, I.B., Bryhni, I., Nøttvedt, A. & Rangsnes, K. (Eds.) The making of a land. Geology of Norway. Chapter 7, 230-257.


Popular articles and book chapters in Norwegian

•Fossen, H. 2013: Kaledonidene: Den moderne fjellkjedens dype røtter. GEO, 16. årgang, nr. 1, p. 13-16.

•Fossen, H. 2011: Bartlettforkastningen – et skoleeksempel. GEO juni, p. 16-17.

• Aarseth, I., Fossen, H. & Haflidason, H. 2010: Hvordan ble fjordene våre til? In Johannessen, P.J., Sætre, R., Kryvi, H. & Hjelle, H. (eds): Bergensfjordene - natur og bruk. Published by Havforskningsinstituttet, Uni Research, Universitetet i Bergen and Bergen Kommune 2010. ISBN 978-82-7129-247-8. p. 14-31.

• Mangerud, J. & Fossen, H. 2007: Den indre farleia – en sjelden naturgave til folket i Hordaland. In: Leia langs norskekysten. Den indre farleia fra Bergen til Mongstad (Anders Bj. Fossen). Bodoni Forlag, Bergen, p. 23-40.

• Fossen, H., Dallman, W. & Andersen, T.B. 2006: Fjellkjeden går til grunne. Kaledonidene brytes ned; 405-359 millioner år. In: Ramberg, Bryhni & Nøttvedt (Eds.) Landet blir til. Norges geologi. Chapter 7, 230-257.

•Fossen, H., Pedersen, R.-B., Bergh, S. & Andresen, A. 2006: En fjellkjede blir til. Oppbyggingen av Kaledonidene; ca. 500-405 millioner år. In: Ramberg, Bryhni & Nøttvedt (Eds.) Landet blir til. Norges geologi. Chapter 6, 178-229.

• Naturhistorisk Veibok for Hordaland (Chief Editor; W. Helland-Hansen). 4 general articles + 75 smaller articles. Bergen Museum/Nord4, Bergen, 2005.

• Fossen, H. 2001: Norske fjell på vandring gjennom geologisk tid. Årbok for Bergen Museum, 2000. Universitetet i Bergen.

• Fossen, H., Hesthammer, J., Sæther, B. & Johansen, S.E. 2001: Et eksperiment på Coloradoplatået. Geo 4, 18-20.

•Fossen, H. 2000: Furer i landskapet: Jordoverflatens egne rynker. Årbok for Bergen Museum, 1999. Universitetet i Bergen.

• Fossen, H. 1999: Dykk etter diamanter for vel 400 millioner år siden. Årbok for Bergen Museum, 1998, pp. 32-34. Universitetet i Bergen.

• Askøys geologi (Geology of Askøy). In: Askøys Historie, Volume 1. (Anders Bj. Fossen) (1999).

• Fossen, H. 1998: Jordskorpen vår. Årbok for Bergen Museum, 1997, pp. 48-50. Universitetet i Bergen.

• Fossen, H. 1997: Byen under fjellkjeden. Full page article, Bergens Tidende, 29. March p. 29.

• Fossen, H. & Gabrielsen, R.H. 1997: Dinosaurer, kullforekomster og jordskjelv i Bergensområdet. Naturen 121, 4, 203-207.

• Fossen, H. 1997: Bjorøytunnellen: til hodepine for entrepenøren, men til glede for geologer og Bergen Museum. Årbok for Bergen Museum, 1996, pp. 61-64. Universitetet i Bergen.

• Fossen, H.: Askøy og Herdlas berggrunn - bare gråstein alt sammen? AV-magasinet (Askøyværingen), Sept. 1995 (del 1) + Nov. 1995 (del 2).

•Fossen, H., Holter, K.G., Hesthammer, J., Mangerud, G., Martinsen, O. & Gabrielsen, R.H. 1995: Problemer i Bjorøytunnellen. Geonytt 95-3.

•Fossen, H.: Geologi og historikk på Marmorøyen. Bergens Tidende, 30 March 1985.